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Polls Close in Thailand

The polls in Thailand's first election in five years have closed. Thailand's military junta took power in May 2014, when ...


New York City Muslims Begin Community Safety Patrol

NEW YORK  - On March 14, New York City Muslims were putting their families to bed when details emerged of ...


Thais Voting in First Election Since 2014 Coup

BANGKOK - Voters in Thailand were heading to the polls Sunday in the countrys first election since the military ousted ...


Thailand: Tsunami warning issued for 6 provinces after earthquake

Bangkok [Thailand], Mar 24 (ANI): A tsunami warning has been issued for six provinces in Thailand after two earthquakes struck ...


Southeast Asia

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Malaysia doing its bit in supporting UNIFIL

BEIRUT, Lebanon - As U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew into Beirut, in Lebanon on Friday, it was business ...

Hend claims Maybank Championship on first playoff hole

Kuala Lumpur - Australia's Scott Hend won the Maybank Championship in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, edging Spain's Nacho Elvira in ...

Russian Tourist Detained In Bali For Trying To Smuggle Orangutan

Authorities in Indonesia say they have detained a Russian tourist who was attempting to smuggle a drugged orangutan out of ...

Freed Border Guards Receive Hero's Welcome in Tehran

Four other Iranian border guards who had been abducted by terrorists at a military post on the common border with ...

Hasnain debuts as Pakistan bat in 2nd ODI against Australia

Sharjah - Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik won the toss and opted to bat in the second one-day international against Australia ...

Sri Lanka win toss, ask Proteas to bat at the Wanderers

Cape Town - Sri Lanka have won the toss and asked the Proteas to bat in the third and final ...

Business

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Solution for exploding amount of data world generating each day

Researchers from Microsoft and the University of Washington have demonstrated the first fully automated system to store and retrieve data ...

Ireland stays firm despite frustrations over Brexit

CO. WEXFORD, Ireland - Irish premier Leo Varadkar said Saturday that Brexit will define the UK for the next generation. ...

U.S. Navy: multi-billion dollar order for Boeing Super Hornet fighters

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a $4 billion multi-year contract modification to build 78 F/A-18E/F Super ...

Dassault Systèmes expands hub in Ireland

CORK CITY, Ireland - French and Irish business leaders, politicians and diplomats got together this week for the opening of ...

Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

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Frustrations over Brexit spill over into London streets

LONDON, UK - Hundreds of thousands of people demanding another referendum on leaving the European Union have marched in central ...


Children taking heat from Gaza protests

GAZA - Rami Dababish was trying to help the wounded when he found himself facing a thick cloud of tear ...


Mueller report handed over on Friday

WASHINGTON DC - For months across the United States, lawmakers, activists, journalists, average Americans, and most of all, President Donald ...


Trump tightens screws on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has lashed out again at Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, while the U.S. treasury ...


War in Afghanistan claims lives of 2 U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in war-torn Afghanistan during an operation, an official statement said Friday. ...


11 arrests in Greater Belfast over alleged paramilitary activities

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - A significant search and arrest operation against the criminal activities of the East Belfast Ulster Volunteer ...


Hotel Review

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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