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Arakan Army Kills Myanmar Police in Attack on Border Guard Outpost

The Arakan Army attacked a paramilitary border guard outpost in western Myanmar's war-ravaged Rakhine state on Friday, capturing more than ...


imo raises awareness among millions

New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI/NewsVoir): imo, a free video calling and instant messaging app, has taken slew of initiatives ...


COVID Lockdown Pumps Brakes on Thailand's Billion-dollar Sex Trade

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - In a good week, Nupchan could earn up to $230 - three times the minimum wage ...


Coronavirus Lockdown Dims Thailand's Once-Thriving Sex Trade

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - In a good week, Nupchan could earn up to $230 - three times the minimum wage ...


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Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...

Fnatic claim another title at ESL One Birmingham - SA

Fnatic continued their championship run with a 3-1 win over BOOM Esports in Sunday's grand finals of the ESL One ...

2-yr-old becomes youngest coronavirus victim in Nepal

Bajura [Nepal], May 31 (ANI): A two-year-old died of COVID-19 on Sunday, becoming the youngest victim to succumb to the ...

SA placed 2nd among most favoured offshore contact centre locations

For the third year in a row, South Africa has been named the second most favoured offshore location for contact ...

ECB welcome British government advice over cricket restart

The England and Wales Cricket Board will step up plans to restart the sport behind closed doors after the British ...

BARMM to be placed under MGCQ starting June 1

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, May 31 (PIA) -The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) will be placed under ...

Business

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NSW, Australia, pushes infracture pipeline out to $100 billion

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Australia's most-populated state is to throw another $3 billion at infrastructure projects to boost employment prospects ...

Quarterly GDP in Macau drops by nearly half, services exports drop 60%

MACAU, May 30 (Xinhua) - The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Macau dropped by 48.7 percent year-on-year in real terms ...

China's top Internet firms record near 5% rise in business

BEIJING, May 30 (Xinhua) -- China's Internet and related services sectors have maintained expansion in the first four months, displaying ...

Trump unsettles U.S., global markets,

NEW YORK, New York - More rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump unsettled Wall Street on Friday, and undermined confidence ...

Chinese platform dedicated to content influencer campaigns launches

HANGZHOU, May 29 (Xinhua) -- AliExpress, a global online retail marketplace and part of Alibaba Group, announced on Thursday that ...

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Americans continue to shun use of masks

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - At a grocery store in Alexandria, Virginia, customer Laura Shafor was dismayed about a couple who weren't ...


Man who knelt on neck of handcuffed African American man charged

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - A white police officer in the U.S. city of Minneapolis seen kneeling on the neck of a ...


Africa, then Asia to be invaded by locusts, says United Nations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The Horn of Africa region will experience another swarm of locust invasion in June ...


Russia's most prominent conman left wave of death and deception

This is the story of how the mastermind behind MMM, Russia's biggest financial pyramid scheme, managed to get elected to ...


Chinese government rejects White House report on China's intentions

BEIJING, China May 29 (Xinhua) - A spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense on Friday criticized a report recently ...


U.S. sanctioning two Iranian nuclear scientists futile, says Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) dismissed as "a futile attempt" the U.S.' new decision to ...


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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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