Sunday, September 23, 2018

Hope for Chinese Catholics [14]  de  es  fr  nl  pt  ro  ar  da  hu  sl

The Vatican says it has reached an agreement with China on the appointment of jointly approved bishops in the Communist country. The move goes a long way towards re-establishing diplomatic relations that broke off after an alleged assassination plot against Chinese leaders involving a Catholic priest in 1951.

euronews-en 4:29:00 AM CEST

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US tells Iran to 'look in the mirror' after Ahvaz attack [11]  da  de  fa  fr  nl  pt  sl  sv  tr  ar  pl  ru

Media caption The moment gunmen open fire on an Iranian military parade. The US ambassador to the UN has urged Iran to "look in the mirror" for the causes of an attack on a military parade that killed 25 on Saturday. Nikki Haley said Iranian President Hassan Rouhani had "oppressed his people for a long time".

bbc 8:24:00 PM CEST

Pak v Ind: India seal victory over Pakistan in another lop-sided contest [11]  fr

The usual pairing of Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan opened the innings for India, whereas Mohammad Amir and Shaheen Afridi shared the new ball for Pakistan. Dhawan struck the innings' first boundary in the 3rd over and repeated the trick in the 4th as both Indian batsmen looked nonplussed facing the southpaw pair.

dawn 8:26:00 PM CEST

EXIT BREXIT Emily Thornberry admits Labour would scrap our Brexit date next March THE Shadow Foreign Secretary admitted that if there were a snap general election, her party would put the brakes on our exit - and could end up backing another referendum [8]  ar  bg  da  de  es  fa  fr  nl  pl  pt  sl  sv  hu  no

Emily Thornberry said her party would delay our exit from the EU if they won an election. They would immediately try to extend Article 50, which says we will officially quit the bloc next month, and negotiate their own deal with the EU. She told BBC Radio 5 Live today: " We would need to put back....

thesun 4:28:00 PM CEST

Kavanaugh accuser to testify Thursday in Senate: lawyers [5]  de  es  fr  nl  no  pt  ru  sv

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - California professor Christine Blasey Ford has agreed to testify before a Senate panel on Thursday morning about her sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, her lawyers said on Sunday. The lawyers said they made "important progress" in a....

news-yahoo 8:05:00 PM CEST

Tens of thousands rally for wage equality in Switzerland [5]  da  de  fr  it  sl  sv  bg  hu

Around 20,000 people marched through the streets of the Swiss Capital, Bern, to demand wage equality, organisers said, warning that women are prepared to go on strike if Swiss parliamentarians do not fix the pay gap. In a statement, Switzerland's largest union, Unia, which helped to organise....

aljazeera-en 12:00:00 PM CEST

The Latest: No arrests after Maldives' elections-eve raid [4]  fr  nl

(all times local): 10:35 a.m. election Party officials say no arrests have been made Sunday after an elections-eve raid of the presidential opposition candidate's main campaign office in Male. A warrant for the raid obtained by The Associated Press cited police intelligence of possible vote-buying at the campaign office.

ABCnews 7:55:00 AM CEST

Whyte rematch fits bill for Hearn [4]  de  fr  nl  pl  sv  da  hu  no  sl

What next for the all-conquering, undefeated Anthony Joshua? After dealing with Alexander Povetkin and fulfilling his obligations to the WBA’s mandatory challenger, Joshua and his associates face a major decision. Wembley stadium is booked for April 13, 2019.

thetimes 5:15:00 AM CEST

7 birdies give Tiger 3-shot lead at Tour Championship [3]  da  de  nl  pt  sl  sv  es  fr  hu

T6. Paul Casey: -5 (66) T6. Tony Finau: -5 (67) T6. Billy Horschel: -5 (69) T9. Five players tied at -4. Tiger hasn't won a tournament since 2013, but he is in great position to end the drought with the 54-hole lead. According to Golf Channel's Justin Ray, history is on Woods' side when it comes to....

cnn 1:09:00 AM CEST

South Korean President Interested in a Second DPRK-US Summit [3]  ar  es  fr  no  pt

Seoul, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) South Korean President Moon Jae-in left on Sunday for the United States to meet with his counterpart Donald Trump and try to mediate with a view to holding a second Pyongyang-Washington summit. Although the purpose of his trip to the northern nation is to share with....

plenglish 5:43:00 PM CEST

Families bury victims as Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200 [2]  de  es  fr  nl  sl  sv  ar  sw  tr

Ukara (Tanzania) (AFP) - Grieving families were on Sunday preparing to bury victims of Tanzania's devastating ferry disaster, with more than 200 confirmed dead after the crowded boat capsized in Lake Victoria. Hopes were fading of finding any more survivors three days after the ferry sank on....

news-yahoo 7:54:00 AM CEST

PDP blasts INEC says don’t rob us, declare Adeleke winner now [2]  nl  ro  ru

By Nwafor Sunday. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Sunday urged the Independent National Electoral Election, INEC, not to deny the party it divine win, noting that the commission should declare its candidate Ademola Adeleke, winner of the election.

onlinenigeria 8:44:00 PM CEST

Comcast outbids Fox with $40 billion winning offer for Sky [2]  de  es  fr  nl  pt  sv  da  hu  sl

The U.S. cable giant bid 17.28 pounds a share for control of London-listed Sky, bettering a 15.67 pounds-a-share offer by Fox, Britain’s Takeover Panel said. Buying Sky will make Philadelphia-based Comcast, which owns the NBC network and Universal Pictures, the world’s largest pay-TV operator with around 52 million customers.

reuters 12:48:00 AM CEST

Israel gives Palestinians eight days to leave Khan al-Ahmar [2]  fr  nl

The Israeli government has told Palestinians living in a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank to demolish their homes within the next eight days and leave. The warning on Sunday comes just weeks after Israel's Supreme Court rejected appeals against demolition.

aljazeera-en 1:31:00 PM CEST

OPEC, Russia rebuff Trump’s call for immediate boost to oil output [2]  es  fr  ru

OPEC’s leader Saudi Arabia and its biggest oil-producer ally outside the group, Russia, ruled out on Sunday any immediate, additional increase in crude output, effectively rebuffing U.S. President Donald Trump’s calls for action to cool the market. “I do not influence prices,” Saudi Energy Minister....

cyprus-mail 5:50:00 PM CEST

German government seeks to end standoff over spy chief [2]  da  de  fa  fr  nl  sv  tr  bg  hu  ru  sl

The leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition were trying Sunday to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief and stabilize their six-month-old alliance. The center-left Social Democrats want Hans-Georg Maassen removed for appearing to....

ABCnews 11:35:00 AM CEST

VW's Porsche to stop offering diesel models: Bild am Sonntag [2]  bg  de  fa  fr  nl  sl  tr  hu

“There won’t be any more diesel cars from Porsche in the future,” Oliver Blume told Bild am Sonntag in an interview. “We have never developed and produced diesel engines ourselves. Still, Porsche’s image has suffered. The diesel crisis has caused us a lot of trouble.

reuters 1:18:00 AM CEST

Hayabusa-2: Incredible images taken from asteroid Ryugu after Japanese spacecraft lands on 1km-wide space rock [2]

themirror 12:01:00 PM CEST

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