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Australian jetliner bomber sentenced to hang

SYDNEY, Australia – An ISIS commander who arranged for his brothers to blow up a jetliner over the New South Wales ...


Another deadly attack targets election rally in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan - As the Afghanistan parliamentary polls near, the number of terrorist attacks targeting the campaigning process is increasing.  ...


Veteran Rights Activist Stands Trial For 'Extortion' in China's Henan

A long-time petitioner and rights activist stood trial on Tuesday at a court in the central Chinese province of Hunan ...


Prince Harry in Another Catch-up with War Widow in Sydney

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - There's clearly a special bond between Prince Harry and a 98-year-old war widow who gave him a ...


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Australian jetliner bomber sentenced to hang

SYDNEY, Australia – An ISIS commander who arranged for his brothers to blow up a jetliner over the New South Wales ...

Another deadly attack targets election rally in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan - As the Afghanistan parliamentary polls near, the number of terrorist attacks targeting the campaigning process is increasing.  ...

China Defends Mass Internment of Muslim Ethnic Minorities

China is defending its mass internment of Muslim ethnic minorities, saying it is preventing terrorism by helping them improve job ...

Kazakhstan laborers head to South Korea for a better life

Labor migration in Central Asia is most typically associated with the region's economically weaker nations - Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. ...

At IMC 2018, Rosenberger all set to showcase its 5G Solutions

New Delhi [India], Oct 16 (NewsVoir): Rosenberger, a leading German technology company announced that it will be participating in the ...

Private sector-led disaster preparedness platform launched in Cebu

CEBU CITY, Oct. 15 (PIA)--Stakeholders in disaster preparedness and response from the public and private sectors in Cebu province sealed ...

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U.S. president and Saudi king link up on phone conference

DUBAI UAE, - Following a heated weekend exchange, Washington and Riyadh were back working cooperatively on Monday in a bid ...

Arab League and member states rally around Saudi Arabia

DUBAI, UAE - In an unprecedented show of support, the Arab world has come together to solidly back Saudi Arabia ...

Balkans get robust on ridding world of chemical weapons

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (15 October 2018) - State officials from five Western Balkan countries have agreed to step up cooperation ...

Baby on the way, Prince Harry drops bombshell

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, ...

Trump inspects hurricane-affected areas of Florida

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday is touring hurricane-ravaged areas of Florida to assess the damage brought ...

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Gates describes Allen as true partner and dear friend

REDMOND, Washington - Microsoft and Bill Gates have paid tribute to Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, who died on Monday at ...


Thousands protest Trump plans for Scotland

ABERDEEN, Scotland - A record number of people have objected to plans by the Trump Organization to build a large ...


Dublin-based gambling operator forced to repay £500,000

DUBLIN, Ireland - Online gambling operator Paddy Power Betfair has agreed to return £500,000 to impacted parties and will make ...


Nikkei 225 rebounds, adds 277.94 points or 1.25%

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks rebounded in Tokyo on Tuesday, recouping losses that had been sustained on Monday. The Nikkei 225 ...


Apple acquires music analytics company Asaii

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - With the industry shifting its focus beyond traditional mainstream artists, Apple has now announced the acquisition of ...


OYO Hotels launches project for 2020 in the U.A.E.

DUBAI, U.A.E. - In a bid to expand its footprint across the United Arab Emirates, the South Asian hospitality chain ...


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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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