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Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...


USA, UK meet industry leaders to reinforce sanctions on N Korea

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 17 (ANI): Amid reports of North Korea's successful testing of a new high-tech tactical weapon, representatives ...


China Steps up Online 'Clean-up,' Monitoring of Ordinary Citizens

Beijing's powerful Cyberspace Administration on Friday announced a nationwide "clean-up" operation targeting social media accounts, official media reported. The move ...


'102 Not Out' to hit Chinese theatres on Nov. 30

New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): Legendary actors Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor starrer '102 Not Out' is all set ...


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Five-star hotels being probed by China's tourism regulator

BEIJING, China - The woes of one customer in China, have managed to provoke a nationwide investigation into five-star hotels, ...

Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...

Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...

The Week In Russia: War, Peace, And A Presidential Back-Pat In Paris

Editor's Note: To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here . Vladimir Putin ...

English Teacher, Students Jailed On Terrorism Charges In Tajikistan

DUSHANBE -- A 22-year-old English-language teacher, his four students, and five other young men have been sentenced to lengthy prison ...

President Kovind to visit Vietnam, Australia from 18th-24th Nov

New Delhi (India), Nov 16 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind will be traveling to Vietnam and Australia from 18th to ...

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U.S. prosecutors reveal criminal case against Assange

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In an accidental move, U.S. prosecutors let slip their secret plans to pursue a criminal case against ...

North Korea impairs diplomatic progress with weapons test

PYONGYANG, North Korea - In a move that has threatened the diplomatic progress it managed to achieve in June year ...

CNN has interim victory in lawsuit against Trump

ATLANTA, Georgia – In a humiliating defeat, the Trump administration has been ordered to reinstate the access credentials to CNN's ...

Hundreds missing in California's deadliest wildfire

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Over the last two days, as the Camp Fire continued to spread and claim more lives in ...

Millions dying globally due to air pollution

Ambient air pollution is the largest environmental health problem in the United States and in the world more generally . ...

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U.S. stocks bounce back after Trump shelves new tariffs

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. industrial stocks gained ground on Friday with news that President Trump was considering not ...


Battery-driven and driverless vehicles to be developed by VW

WOLFSBURG, Germany - The Volkswagen Group has allocated almost €44 billion ($50 billion) for developments in electric cars, driverless cars, ...


Five-star hotels being probed by China's tourism regulator

BEIJING, China - The woes of one customer in China, have managed to provoke a nationwide investigation into five-star hotels, ...


Ofcom slaps fines on Virgin Media and EE for overcharging

LONDON, U.K. - After facing allegations of overcharging their customers, Virgin Media and EE have both been slapped with huge ...


Stocks in Asia remain listless throughout day

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks were mixed in Asia on Friday, however moves in either direction were not remarkable. Trade tensions ...


U.S. stocks make solid gains

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks bounded ahead on Thursday despite a weak opening. A report published by The ...


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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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