Category: INTERNATIONAL

Cambodian sisters, 98 and 101, reunited after 47 years – [IMAGES]

Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

(UTV|Cambodian sisters) - Two Cambodian sisters - aged 98 and 101 - have been reunited for the first time in 47 years after each thinking ... Read More

EU budget: Talks end amid stand-off between ‘frugal’ and other nations

Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

(UTV|EU Budget) - An EU budget summit ended without agreement on Friday following a stand-off between wealthy "frugal" member states and other countries. The so-called ... Read More

US election 2020: Sanders ‘told of Russian effort to aid his campaign’

Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

(UTV|US election 2020) - Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has condemned Russia for its reported attempts to help his campaign, telling it to "stay out ... Read More

Coronavirus: ‘Narrowing window’ to contain outbreak, WHO says

Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

(UTV|Coronavirus) - The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed concern at the number of coronavirus cases with no clear link to China ... Read More

COVID-19: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Italy reported its first death from the new virus from China early Saturday and the number of people infected more than quadrupled due ... Read More

Qantas warns coronavirus impact of as much as $99m

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Coronavirus outbreak) - Qantas has warned of a severe financial impact as the potentially deadly coronavirus dampens demand for travel in Asia. The Australian airline ... Read More

Immigration: No visas for low-skilled workers, government says

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Immigration) - Low-skilled workers would not get visas under post-Brexit immigration plans unveiled by the government. It is urging employers to "move away" from relying ... Read More

Venezuela crisis: US blacklists Russian oil firm for helping Maduro

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Venezuela crisis) - The US has sought to increase financial pressure on Venezuela by blacklisting a subsidiary of Russia's state-controlled Rosneft oil giant. The move ... Read More

Utah Senate supports bill decriminalising polygamy

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Utah decriminalising Polygamy) - Utah's state Senate has voted unanimously to decriminalise polygamy among consenting adults. Under current laws, anyone found to have multiple spouses ... Read More

Dana Rohrabacher denies offering Assange a pardon from Trump

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Julian Assange) - A former Republican congressman has denied he offered a pardon to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on behalf of US President Donald Trump. ... Read More