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Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...


Germany issues warning against Chinese acquisition strategy

Bonn [Germany], Aug 21 (ANI): Germany is urging European companies to band together and confront the heightened efforts by China ...


China's Belt and Road Initiative gets major jolt

Beijing [China], Aug 21 (ANI): Citing bankruptcy and current fiscal issues, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday announced cancellation ...


Asian Games silver next to winning Olympics medal: Sanjeev Rajput

Indonesia [Jakarta], August 21 (ANI): Indian shooter Sanjeev Rajput, who bagged a silver medal in Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions ...


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Taliban kidnaps Afghans, rejects Ghani’s ceasefire offer

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after the Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced another unilateral ceasefire with Taliban insurgents, the group ...

Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

Asian Games silver next to winning Olympics medal: Sanjeev Rajput

Indonesia [Jakarta], August 21 (ANI): Indian shooter Sanjeev Rajput, who bagged a silver medal in Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions ...

Rathore congratulates Asian Games medal winners

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Rathore on Tuesday congratulated all the ...

Asian Games: India win first historic bronze in Sepak takraw

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 21 (ANI): India on Tuesday won its maiden medal in Sepak takraw as they settled for the ...

Family celebrates Saurabh Chaudhary's gold at Asian Games

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 21 (ANI): The family of shooter Saurabh Chaudhary on Tuesday expressed happiness after their son ...

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Mueller’s ‘thugs’ suffer Trump's blows after McGahn’s expose

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his latest salvo against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged collusion between Russia and his ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

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Google slapped with lawsuit over phone tracking scandal

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Following a scandal that revealed how Google has been illegally tracking movements of millions of users regardless ...


In $3.2 billion deal, PepsiCo buys SodaStream

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to reach out to customers in their homes, rather than through stores, beverage ...


Apple removes thousands of apps from App Store in China

BEIJING, China - Amid tightening regulation and endless criticism from media in the country, Apple is said to have pulled ...


Facebook faces allegations of housing ad discrimination

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Facebook is battling fresh allegations in the U.S., this time related to discrimination in housing advertisements.  According ...


WhatsApp planning on deleting old messages, photos, videos

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As part of its new deal with Google, WhatsApp is said to have now decided to do away ...


China arrests three over biggest-ever bitcoin heist

BEIJING, China - After witnessing the country’s biggest-ever cryptocurrency heist, in which Bitcoin worth $87 million (600 million yuan) was ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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