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The Latest: UK diplomat in Tehran warns against ‘escalation’

The U.S. says the drone was flying above international waters near the Persian Gulf. 1:30 p.m. U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton says Iran should not “mistake U.S. prudence and discretion for weakness.” Speaking alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem Sunday, Bolton....

How Over 13m Nigerians Battle With Malaria Annually

Malam Umar Aminu-Imam, President, Environmental Health Officers Association of Nigeria (EHOAN), has said that 13,687,500 Nigerians battled with malaria annually. This statistics accounted for 25 per cent of world’s 54,750,000 malaria cases. Aminu-Imam made the disclosure during the ‘International....

AP Top International News at 1:35 p.m. EDT

The Latest: UK diplomat in Tehran warns against 'escalation' Bolton warns Iran not to mistake US 'prudence' for weakness. Ethiopia says military chief killed, regional coup failed. Opposition candidate repeats win in Istanbul mayor's race. North Korea says Kim received 'excellent' letter from Trump.

IPOs are back: UAE emerging as a strong player...

The IPO pipeline looks promising in the GCC as nearly 10 companies are aiming to go public in the near future with more than $7 billion (Dh25.7 billion) in fund raising in the offing. Analysts said some of the entities could opt for international listings, especially on the London Stock Exchange....

H&M’s new diversity chief designs a more inclusive future

NEW YORK H&M is set to kick off a series of workshops and training this fall for thousands of its employees at its more than 500 North American stores aimed at addressing unconscious bias. The moves are the first of their kind for the fast-fashion chain and come after it faced international backlash....

Fifth International Day of Yoga celebrated in Cairo

The Embassy of India in Cairo celebrated the 5th International Day of Yoga (IDY), at Al-Horriya Public Park, close to the Cairo Opera House in Zamalek, on 20 June. The celebration started with a brief speech by Indian Ambassador to Egypt Rahul Kulshreshth, who thanked all yoga lovers for attending....

University Of Utah Student Vanishes After Lyft Ride From Airport

Police are searching for 23-year-old Mackenzie Lueck, who was last seen taking a Lyft ride from Salt Lake City International Airport. By Police are searching for 23-year-old Mackenzie Lueck, who was last seen taking a Lyft ride from the airport. (Salt Lake City Police Department) SALT LAKE CITY,....

TIB: Senior public servants are promoted...

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) says that senior government officers, especially deputy secretaries and upwards, are promoted for their political affiliation rather than their integrity, merit, performance, skill, or seniority. The anti-corruption watchdog made the statement in light of....

Four reasons to be extremely cautious...

Facebook has unveiled libra, a cryptocurrency that will enable users to make international payments over Messenger and other group platforms like WhatsApp, perhaps from as soon as 2020. Here’s how it looks likely to work: A user would buy libra and keep a balance of the currency in Facebook’s digital wallet, called Calibra.

H&M’s new diversity chief designs a more inclusive future

NEW YORK — H&M is set to kick off a series of workshops and training this fall for thousands of its employees at its more than 500 North American stores aimed at addressing unconscious bias. The moves are the first of their kind for the fast-fashion chain and come after it faced international....

OLYMPICS IOC

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) inaugurated its new headquarters Sunday in the Swiss city of Lausanne, marking the organization's 125th anniversary. Olympic House, designed by Danish architecture studio 3XN and overlooking Lake Geneva, will bring all IOC employees under one roof. Previously, IOC staff worked at four locations in Lausanne.

A look at the players linked with Aston Villa this summer

Stoke accept that Butland will leave the Potteries this coming transfer window, but despite the club remaining in the Championship, they insist that the England international won’t be sold on the cheap. Villa and Bournemouth have firm interest in Butland, as they prepare for the new Premier League....

Olympics: Swedish PM Lofven says country ready to host 2026 Winter Games

IOC President Thomas Bach attends a meeting with the Stockholm Are 2026 bid delegation including Sweden Prime Minister Stefan Lofven and Crown Princess Victoria ahead of the designation of the 2026 Winter Olympic Games host by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23, 2019.

IOC to choose Italy or Sweden for 2026 Winter Olympics

IOC President Thomas Bach poses with the Milan Cortina D'Ampezzo 2026 bid delegation including Giovanni Malago CONI President and Giuseppe Sala Mayor of Milan ahead of the designation of the 2026 Winter Olympic Games host by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23, 2019.

CITES pursues dialogue on ivory trade ban

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Secretary General Ivonne Higuero, who is in the country for the Africa wildlife economy summit has commended Zimbabwe for its conservation programmes and stressed the organisation’s commitment to pursue dialogue in handling some of the contentious issues such as the ban of ivory trade.

Competitor dies at Donegal International Rally

A competitor has died in a crash at the Donegal International Rally. Organisers said the incident happened on Sunday, the final day of racing at the annual event. A full investigation has been launched. “The Donegal Motor Club are liaising with the family of the competitor involved,” a statement said.

Sport24.co.za | 9 overseas stars join Springbok training camp

Cape Town - A group of 26 players gathered in Pretoria on Sunday for the next installment of the national alignment and conditioning camps as the Springboks continue with their preparations for the forthcoming international season. Players from the Bulls and Sharks, who took part in the weekend's....

UK winners and losers in the European elections

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Pavan wins BMW International Open after playoff

MUNICH (AP) — Andrea Pavan defeated Matthew Fitzpatrick in a playoff to win the BMW International Open on Sunday. The Italian carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 in the final round to finish 15-under 273 overall, as did Fitzpatrick (69) after a bogey on the 17th hole. The English player birdied the final hole to force the playoff.

H&M’s new diversity chief designs a more inclusive future

NEW YORK H&M is set to kick off a series of workshops and training this fall for thousands of its employees at its more than 500 North American stores aimed at addressing unconscious bias. The moves are the first of their kind for the fast-fashion chain and come after it faced international backlash....

University Student Vanishes After Lyft Ride

University Of Utah Student Vanishes After Lyft Ride From Airport Police are searching for 23-year-old Mackenzie Lueck, who was last seen taking a Lyft ride from Salt Lake City International Airport. By Mackenzie Lueck (Salt Lake City Police Department) SALT LAKE CITY, UT Police are searching for a....

Chawrasia finishes 53rd in Munich

Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia shot one-over 73 and Gaganjeet Bhullar carded two-over 74 as they finished Tied-53rd and Tied-62nd respectively in the International Open here Sunday. Chawrasia had three birdies on front nine, but he also gave away a double bogey on third and two other bogeys on back nine.

Serotonin Could Be Behind Fibromyalgia-linked Condition Once Considered Imaginary

An international team spearheaded by researchers at McGill University has discovered a biological mechanism that could explain heightened somatic awareness, a condition where patients experience physical discomforts for which there is no physiological explanation.

Marina to open applications for Sangley airport ferry service

MANILA -- The Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) is set to open applications for the operations of the ferry service going to the Sangley airport in Cavite province in line with the Department of Transportation’s (DOTr) initiative to transfer general aviation flights out of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

Malaysians should be country’s tourism ambassadors: DPM

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians should be the country’s tourism ambassadors and to work together to realise the mission of Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) by promoting the country to the international community, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (pix).

India, Pakistan and China increasing nuclear arsenals size

At the start of 2019, the United States, Russia, Britain, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea had a total of some 13,865 nuclear weapons, according to a new report by the Stockholm-based International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).

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Which Climates Are Best for Passive Cooling Technologies?

A group of University of California­, San Diego researchers set out to gain a better understanding of the thermal balance of power plants and surfaces, like hel...

Which climates are best for passive cooling technologies?

Credit: Carlos Coimbra. WASHINGTON, D.C., June 25, 2019 -- A group of University of California, San Diego researchers set out to gain a better understanding of ...

Certain climates are better suited for passive cooling technologies

have investigated the role that cloud cover and relative humidity play when surfaces such as solar panels are exposed to shortwave and longwave radiation. To id...

Summer Heat & Storms to End the Weekend

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - We’ll wake up rain-free on Sunday morning, but a bit of shortwave energy could bring us a few scattered afternoon/evening thunderstorm...

Breezy northerly winds and increasing fire weather concerns next week

June 14, 2019 – Cooling trend into Saturday, but more hot weather returns early next week. Isolated afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be possible over hi...

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Spectators from 140 countries to watch sports battles

Spectators from more than 140 countries will watch sports battles of the Second European Games. The broadcast of the competitions will be provided by the Intern...

"Audio-Visual China"

SINGAPORE June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 18, 2019 , the first "Audio-Visual China" - International Broadcasting Industry Exchange Conference was held suc...

"Audio-Visual China"

SINGAPORE June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 18, 2019 , the first "Audio-Visual China" - International Broadcasting Industry Exchange Conference was held suc...

"Audio-Visual China"

SINGAPORE June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 18, 2019 , the first "Audio-Visual China" - International Broadcasting Industry Exchange Conference was held suc...

Sponsored Video: Opportunities for third US gateway expanding, Gulf Winds reports

Sponsored: Patrick Maher, executive vice president of trucking and logistics company Gulf Winds International, was interviewed at the 2019 JOC Gulf Shipping Con...

Myanmar puts down ICC's demand for full investigation on Rohingyas

Yangoon: Myanmar's military on Thursday rejected an International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor's call for a full investigation into alleged crimes against Ro...

One DUI Arrest Made at Sobriety Checkpoint in Millcreek Township

One DUI arrest was made during a DUI sobriety checkpoint Friday in Millcreek Township, according to the Erie County District Attorney's Office. The checkpoint ...

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US gets no commitment from NATO for help on Iran threat

BRUSSELS (AP) " NATO allies gave the U.S. no firm commitments that they will participate in a global effort to secure international waterways against threats fr...