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The world witnessed 44 percent less terror deaths in 2017

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The annual Global Terrorism Index released this week was analyzed closely by experts from around the world ...


Snyman, Powell laud Blitzboks' efforts

Cape Town - Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman and coach Neil Powell were pleased with the team's efforts at this ...


Specman says goodbye to Blitzboks with Dream Team accolade

Cape Town - Speedster Rosko Specman is the only South African who cracked the nod for the Cape Town Sevens ...


Sexual harassment in the sky: Hong Kong flight attendants fight back

Immaculate-looking flight attendants who appear unruffled by the demands of a life spent in the air are part of the ...


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Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...

The world witnessed 44 percent less terror deaths in 2017

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The annual Global Terrorism Index released this week was analyzed closely by experts from around the world ...

PH ranks 1st in transparency, 3rd in public participation

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Dec. 10 (PIA) --Department of Budget and Management (DBM) announced the Philippines has made significant progress ...

Hockey WC: Germany defeat Malaysia 5-3 to reach quarter-final

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Germany reached the quarter-final of the ongoing Men's Hockey World Cup after defeating Malaysia ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 9

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Sunday, December 9, 2018, and picked headlines ...

Majlis Podcast: The Repercussions Of Beijing's Policies In Xinjiang

China's campaign against Uyghur nationalism, branded by Beijing as separatism, has abruptly spiked in the last two years and spread ...

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Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...

French Yellow Vests engage in clashes, over 500 detained

PARIS, France - Anticipating violent clashes that have broke out in the French capital and in other cities across the ...

John Kelly reportedly to step down as Trump chief of staff

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out of the White ...

Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...

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Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...


Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...


Qatari emir to be absent from GCC summit despite invitation

DOHA, Qatar – What could have started a thawing of the ice in relations between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, ...


China chastises Canada, demands release of Meng Wanzhou

BEIJING, China - Relations between China and Canada worsened over the weekend as the fallout over the arrest of Huawei ...


Thousands of Nissan vehicles recalled due to improper tests

TOKYO, Japan - Citing improper tests carried out on a number of its new units, the Japanese carmaker Nissan has ...


Nasdaq closes Friday down 3%, Dow loses 558 points

NEW YORK, New York – There was no hesitation on Friday, as sellers took charge sending the major indices down ...


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