Wed, 21 Nov 2018

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

World's two largest economies trade barbs over protectionism

PORT MORESBY - Engaged in an intense trade war for nearly a year now, the world's two largest economies locked ...

China's Xi Visits Philippines as Duterte Pressed to Take Tougher Line

MANILA - Chinese leader Xi Jinping visited the Philippines on Tuesday to further strategic gains made under President Rodrigo Duterte, ...

Trump Standing by Saudis Despite Khashoggi Killing

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Tuesday the U.S. is standing by Saudi Arabia even though the president acknowledged Crown ...

Thailand sentences 3 to prison over smuggling of rhino horns

A Thai court on Tuesday sentenced three people to prison over the smuggling of nearly two dozen rhinoceros horns from ...

Moody's downgrades Sri Lanka's rating to B2

Singapore [Singapore], Nov 20 (ANI): Moody's Investors Service downgraded Sri Lanka's foreign currency issuer and senior unsecured ratings from B1 ...

Ambassadors of India, China call on Maldives Foreign Minister

Male [Maldives], Nov 20 (ANI): Akhilesh Mishra, the Indian Ambassador to the Maldives, called on the newly-appointed Foreign Minister of ...

Interpol Might Get A Russian President, But His Clout Seen As Limited

The potential election of a Russian official to Interpol's presidency has outraged Kremlin critics, including a group of senior U.S. ...

'Yellow Vests' End Macron's Honeymoon

"Yellow Vest" activists have vowed to bring the French capital Paris to a standstill next weekend, prolonging their campaign of ...

Zambian police quiz opposition leader over attacks on Chinese

Zambian police on Tuesday questioned opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema for allegedly fuelling attacks on Chinese nationals, in a sign of ...

India, Vietnam believe in freedom of navigation: MEA

Hanoi [Vietnam], Nov 20 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Secretary (East) Vijay Thakur Singh on Tuesday said at a ...

Thulisa Keyi wins joint first place at Miss World Designer Awards

Thulisa Keyi wins joint first place at Miss World Designer Awards 50 minutes ago share this Thulisa Keyi (Photo: Gallo) ...

Do you have the stomach for Sweden's new Disgusting Food Museum?

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE {{item.title}} A museum full of stomach churning foods has opened in Sweden. The Disgusting Food Museum ...

Vijender Singh makes US boxing debut

Los Angeles [USA], Nov 20 (ANI): Beijing Olympics bronze medalist and current unbeaten super middleweight contender Vijender Singh has made ...

AIBA Boxing C'ship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India

New Delhi [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Five-time World Champion Mary Kom assured India their first medal in the ongoing International ...

Pressure Builds On Interpol Ahead Of Vote To Choose New Chief

Pressure has been building on Interpol ahead of a vote to choose a new chief for the international police agency, ...

Kremlin Critic, Facing New Charge, Sounds Alarm on Interpol

MOSCOW - Russian prosecutors announced new criminal charges against U.S.-born Kremlin foe Bill Browder on Monday, days before a Russian ...

Massive anti-Pakistan protests held across Balochistan

Dera Gazi Khan/Quetta (Balochistan) [Pakistan occupied Kashmir], Nov 20 (ANI): Slogans like "We want justice" and "Release all Baloch Missing ...

Interpol To Choose New Chief Amid Concern Over Russian Candidate

Interpol officials were set to choose a new chief, amid a growing furor over whether a top Russian Interior Ministry ...

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Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...

Recent Fijian election only a step towards democracy

Former coup leader Josaia Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama has won re-election in Fiji. But he did so in a country where ...

Australian federal and state police foil terrorist attack

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia – Federal and state agencies have foiled a major terrorist attack planned for Melbourne, Australia’s second largest ...

Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...

China's Xi Visits Philippines as Duterte Pressed to Take Tougher Line

MANILA - Chinese leader Xi Jinping visited the Philippines on Tuesday to further strategic gains made under President Rodrigo Duterte, ...

Trump Standing by Saudis Despite Khashoggi Killing

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Tuesday the U.S. is standing by Saudi Arabia even though the president acknowledged Crown ...

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