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Dozens of migrants forced off boat in Libya after standoff

Dozens of migrants have been forced off a cargo vessel by Libyan authorities after refusing to disembark over fears of ...


Bangladesh elections will be genuine and credible: EU

Brussels [Belgium], Nov 21 (ANI): The European Union (EU) has expressed confidence that the upcoming general elections in Bangladesh will ...


Myanmar Press Council Turns Attention to Exposing Fake News

The Myanmar Press Council announced Tuesday that it will focus on exposing people in Myanmar who produce fake news to ...


Thailand sentences 3 to prison over smuggling of rhino horns

A Thai court on Tuesday sentenced three people to prison over the smuggling of nearly two dozen rhinoceros horns from ...


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Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...

Justice at last for victims of Kampuchea

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – It was a historic day for the International Court on Friday and for the people of ...

Indonesia frees Bali Nine drug smuggler Lawrence from prison

The first member of the "Bali Nine" heroin-trafficking gang was released from prison on Wednesday after serving 13 years, in ...

Myanmar Court Allows Jailed Journalists to Appeal Convictions

Myanmar's High Court has ruled that two jailed Reuters reporters can appeal their convictions on charges of violating the country's ...

Business

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Asian markets put stop to frenzied selling

SYDNEY, Australia – The rout on global markets appeared to be running out of steam on Wednesday, as selling on ...

Dow plunges over 550 points, turning negative for the year

NEW YORK, U.S. - Extending a pre-Thanksgiving rout, U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, sparked by disappointing earnings from several ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

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Trump disses last year's WHCD host, might attend next year

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following this week's announcement by the White House Correspondents' Association, the U.S. President Donald Trump - who ...


South Korea's Kim Jong Yang elected as Interpol president

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - In what came as a huge setback for Russia's efforts at pushing its candidate for ...


Trump: Saudis say Khashoggi was Muslim Brotherhood member

WASHINGTON DC – Saudi Arabia considers Jamal Khashoggi was an ‘enemy of the state,’ and was a member of the Muslim ...


Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...


Guinness Enterprise Centre invests in new network initiative

DUBLIN, Ireland - After being ranked as the world's top business incubator at the UBI Awards this year, Dublin's Guinness ...


Kid who stole 14 bikes in Limerick now a guest of Gardai

LIMERICK CITY, Ireland – A teenager is under arrest, charged with stealing fourteen bicycles in Limerick City. The boy is ...


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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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