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President Kovind reaches Yangon

Yangon [Myanmar], Dec 10 (ANI) President Ram Nath Kovind and First Lady Savita Kovind arrived at Yangon, in the second ...


More job opportunities in trucking industry-DTI

QUEZON CITY, Dec. 12 (PIA)--Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez revealed that there are more job opportunities in the domestic ...


President Kovind gifts relics of Buddha to Suu Kyi

Nay Pyi Taw [Myanmar], Dec 11 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind gifted Myanmar's State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi ...


'Guardians and War on Truth' Time's 'Person of the Year'

NEW YORK - Time magazine's 2018 person of the year are the "guardians and the war on truth." The group ...


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Online news sites blocked by Bangladesh over security issues

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh blocked dozens of online news sites on Monday, ahead of the country's parliamentary election scheduled for ...

Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

President Kovind reaches Yangon

Yangon [Myanmar], Dec 10 (ANI) President Ram Nath Kovind and First Lady Savita Kovind arrived at Yangon, in the second ...

P13.4M road turned-over to AgSur farmers

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, Dec. 12 -- The most awaited road that is expected to lessen the mobility cost of ...

Malaysian Ex-PM Slapped with New Charge Over 1MDB Scandal

KUALA LUMPUR - Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged Wednesday with tampering with the final audit report into ...

NorMin peace body backs Martial Law extension in Mindanao

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Dec. 10 (PIA)--Northern Mindanao Peace and Order Council passed a resolution supporting the extension of Martial ...

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Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...

Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...

Online news sites blocked by Bangladesh over security issues

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh blocked dozens of online news sites on Monday, ahead of the country's parliamentary election scheduled for ...

IMF warns of troubles facing the global economy

LONDON, U.K. - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned of 'storm clouds' building over the world economy, urging governments ...

Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

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Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...


Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...


Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...


Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...


Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...


May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...


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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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