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Canadian drug smuggler's death sentence 'horrific', family says

BEIJING, China - The family of a Canadian man, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who has been sentenced to death in China ...

Black box from Lion Air flight that crashed off Jakarta recovered

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Months after the tragic Lion Air flight crash, that left 189 people dead on October 29, 2018, ...

Is Turkmenistan Being Pulled Into Russia's Orbit

April will mark 10 years since a mysterious explosion at a gas pipeline leading from Turkmenistan to Russia. It was ...

MNCCI anchors leadership in partnership and collaboration

NAGA CITY, Jan. 14 (PIA) - Newly-sworn in Metro Naga Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI), Inc. President Ferdinand "Dondon" ...

Azerbaijan invites Indian Travellers to 'Take Another Look'

New Delhi [India], Jan 16 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB) the national promotion body designed to support the growth of ...

Canada requests clemency for citizen sentenced to death in China

Ottawa [Canada], Jan 16 (ANI): Canada has officially asked China to spare its citizen, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg's life after he ...

RWC boss planning for typhoons, quakes in disaster-prone Japan

Tokyo - With the final countdown to this year's Rugby World Cup in Japan well under way, organisers are focusing ...

Khelo India Youth Games: K'taka swimmer Nataraj bags 7th gold

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 16 (ANI): Karnataka swimmer Srihari Nataraj emerged as the most prolific gold medallist as he added ...

China's Belt And Road Initiative Faces Obstacles in 2019

China is confronting multiple setbacks, flaws, and failures in President Xi Jinpings ambitious overseas infrastructure projectthe Belt and Road Initiative. ...

China Pressured on Intellectual Property Theft

Experts have estimated that China's intellectual property theft costs the U.S. economy hundreds of billions of dollars, but the cost ...

ODIs: SA must be pushed ? and on better tracks!

Cape Town - Pakistan, backed up by abundant enough statistical data, are likely to give South Africa a fiercer scrap ...

Hilton introduces new dining program for guests in India

New Delhi [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Hilton has announced the launch of its new Hilton Dining Asia Pacific Program, for ...

Indian football coach resigns post Asian Cup debacle

Abu Dhabi [UAE], Jan 15 (ANI): Indian football coach Stephen Constantine has resigned from the post following India's ouster from ...

Ilagan City to host 2019 Batang Pinoy Luzon leg

City of Ilagan lgu officials led by General Services Officer Ricky Laggui and Philippine Sports Commission officials poses for a ...

AFC Asian Cup: India lose 0-1 to Bahrain, crash out

Sharjah [UAE], Jan 15 (ANI): India's hopes of entering the knockout stage of AFC Asian Cup 2019 for the first ...

China Pushes LNG Imports to the Limit

China is importing record volumes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to meet its air quality targets and may have no ...

77 INREMP livelihood projects set for implementation in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Jan. 11 (PIA) - - Seventy-seven livelihood enhancement support (LES) projects proposed under the Integrated Natural ...

Uzbekistan Qualify For Knockout Stage At Asian Cup

Uzbekistan has qualified for the knockout round of the Asian Cup soccer championship in the United Arab Emirates. Uzbekistan routed ...

Montenegro jails organised crime reporter Jovo Martinovi

This statement was originally published on cpj.org on 15 January 2019. A Montenegro court today convicted investigative journalist Jovo Martinovi ...

Syrian football team loses 2-3 to Australia

Abu Dhabi, SANA- Syrian national football team on Tuesday lost 2-3 to Australia in its third match within group B ...

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GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

Asian stock markets on the boil as confidence returns

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday as investors bet the Chinese government would inject some stimulus into ...

Newmont Mining to buy Goldcorp in deal worth $10 billion

COLORADO, U.S. - In what has become the second high-profile merger in the mining industry in less than 12 months, ...

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