Archive of 2 May 2019

Tiger Woods to receive presidential honor from Trump on Monday

WASHINGTON: Tiger Woods is to receive the US Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Donald Trump on Monday, the White House announced on Thursday. White House...

Maduro exhorts Venezuela military to fight ‘any coup’ as deaths rise

CARACAS: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday called on the armed forces to oppose "any coup plotter" after a failed military uprising by forces supporting...

Scientology cruise ship quarantined in Caribbean after measles case

ST. JOHN'S: A cruise ship owned by the Church of Scientology has been quarantined in the Caribbean port of Saint Lucia for the past two...

US names Lloyd to fourth Women’s World Cup roster

NEW YORK: US striker Carli Lloyd was named to her fourth Women's World Cup roster Thursday while 11 newcomers were chosen by US coach Jill...

Vast crowds of protesters join Sudan ‘million-strong march’: AFP

KHARTOUM: Huge crowds of demonstrators flocked to join a "million-strong" march Thursday outside Sudan's army headquarters to demand that the ruling military council hand power...

Senate Democrat Bennet enters 2020 race weeks after besting cancer

WASHINGTON: US Senator Michael Bennet, a Colorado Democrat who has worked to build bipartisan consensus, announced Thursday he is running for president, just weeks after...

Libya lawmakers slam Haftar’s assault on Tripoli

TRIPOLI: Dozens of Libyan lawmakers supporting the internationally-recognised government on Thursday condemned an offensive by commander Khalifa Haftar on Tripoli, as they staged a meeting...

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