BANGKOK (REUTERS) – Rice farmers in Thailand are asking the military government to come up with a new market intervention scheme to stem the decline in prices of the grain. The previous price-support scheme floated by former Prime Minister
Brendan Griffin reacts sharply as Danny Healy-Rae criticises rural transport plan Wed, May 9, 2018, 21:57 Updated: Wed, May 9, 2018, 22:23 Michael O’Regan Independent TD Danny Healy-Rae said having a bus service once a month did not amount to
SOUTH African anti-apartheid campaigner Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died aged 81, her family have confirmed. “She succumbed peacefully in the early hours of Monday afternoon surrounded by her family and loved ones,” the family
Will Winick graduated last year from Lake Forest High School Class and after taking classes for a semester at the University of Illinois, opted to take some time to himself. Q. Why did you decide to take time off from college? A.
data-reactid=”49″> The Queensland government has made its pitch for a bigger share of the GST, arguing its ability to provide services would be compromised under tax reforms proposed by the Productivity Commission.
SEOUL (AFP) – The principal of the South Korean high school that lost more than 240 students in the Sewol ferry disaster has been suspended, the local education office said on Friday. Mr Choo Kyo Young “was removed from his post in connection
The BJP on Saturday took the war of words with the Congress over Hindu and Hindutva a step further by asserting its Hindutva roots and dubbing the Opposition party a clone. The BJP also sought “Shiv bhakt” Rahul to clear his stand on
YIYANG, China (AFP) – Marginalised and misunderstood, Chinese Vietnam veterans – who fought in a little-celebrated war against their southern neighbours – risk beatings and prison in a new battle with government officials. Teng Xingqiu is
LONDON (AFP) – Japanese 10th seed Kei Nishikori made it through to the last 16 at Wimbledon for the first time on Monday, taking four games to finish off Italian lucky loser Simon Bolelli. Their third round contest was suspended at 3-6,