Sun, 19 Aug 2018

Maduro Unveils New Banknote, Other Economic Reforms

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Uncertainty reigned in Venezuela Saturday after President Nicolas Maduro unveiled a major economic reform plan aimed at ...

Argentines Line up to Quit Catholic Church

BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - Hundreds of people gathered in Buenos Aires Saturday to oppose the influence of religion on Argentine ...

Brazilian Border Town Residents Drive out Venezuelan Immigrants

BRASILIA - Angry residents of a Brazilian border town, Pacaraima, ran riot and drove out Venezuelan immigrants on Saturday after ...

Ecuador, Peru Tighten Entry Requirements for Venezuelans

QUITO/LIMA - Venezuelans entering Ecuador and Peru will soon be required to show their passports, rather than national identity cards, ...

Federal Forces Intervene, and Rio de Janeiro Homicides Rise

RIO DE JANEIRO - Six months after Brazil sent in federal forces to take control of security in Rio de ...

Doctors, Nurses Blocked During Protest in Venezuela

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Riot police on Thursday blocked hundreds of doctors and nurses from marching to Venezuela's presidential palace to ...

US, Chile Agree to Cooperate on Cyber Security

SANTIAGO, CHILE - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Chilean counterpart have signed an agreement pledging closer cooperation in ...

Brazil's Temer Backs Other Party's Presidential Candidate

BRASILIA - Brazilian President Michel Temer is endorsing another party's candidate as well as his own in October's presidential election. ...

Foundation: Brazil's Samarco to Pay $512.5M to Disaster Victims

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Samarco Mineracao SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year ...

Exiled Jurists Symbolically Sentence Maduro to 18 Years

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - A panel of self-exiled Venezuelan judges holding a symbolic trial in Colombia has found President Nicolas Maduro ...

Brazil's Jailed Lula Registered as Presidential Candidate

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - Brazil's Workers Party registered imprisoned former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Wednesday as its candidate ...

Brazil Sends Troops after Clashes at Venezuela Border

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Brazil will send troops to its border with Venezuela on Monday after residents of the Brazilian border ...

Hetmyer, Malik destroy Tallawahs as Guyana go top

3:00 AM ET Guyana Amazon Warriors 209 for 7 (Hetmyer 100, Malik 50) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 138 (Phillips 43, Taylor ...

Police Killings are Out of Control in Rio de Janeiro

In January, the military police of the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro pledged to reduce killings by its officers ...

Peru tells WA winemaker to stop calling his liquor Pisco

Margaret River 6285 When a Margaret River winemaker began distilling white wine into a brandy-like liquor, he didn't realise it ...

Ecuador tightens entry rules for Venezuelan migrants

Ecuador has brought in new rules to stop Venezuelan migrants entering the country without a passport, leaving many stranded in ...

How quinoa is changing farmers' lives in Peru

Quinoa has become a popular food globally thanks to its healthy image. The boom has benefited farmers in Peru, but ...

Venezuela relaunches new currency

Pakistan's new government led by prime minister Imran Khan faces myriad challenges. The cricketing icon turned politician will have to ...

Neymar deserves praise, not criticism - Brazil boss Tite

Brazil coach Tite insists Neymar should be praised for his on-field attitude, despite the star striker inviting criticism for his ...

South Africa rally in second half to beat Argentina

DURBAN, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Wingers Aphiwe Dyantyi and Makazole Mapimpi scored two tries each as South Africa rallied in ...

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Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Maduro Unveils New Banknote, Other Economic Reforms

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Uncertainty reigned in Venezuela Saturday after President Nicolas Maduro unveiled a major economic reform plan aimed at ...

Argentines Line up to Quit Catholic Church

BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - Hundreds of people gathered in Buenos Aires Saturday to oppose the influence of religion on Argentine ...

Dawood`s finance manager Jabir Moti detained

London [United Kingdom], Aug 19 (ANI):The law has moved a step closer to bringing Dawood Ibrahim to justice for the ...

Dawood's finance manager detained in London

London [United Kingdom], August 19 (ANI):The law has moved a step closer to bringing Dawood Ibrahim to justice for the ...

Dawood Ibrahim's finance manager Jabir Moti detained in London

London [United Kingdom], August 19 (ANI):The law has moved a step closer to bringing Dawood Ibrahim to justice for the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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