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It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...


Myanmar defeat Nepal to clinch Hero Gold Cup title

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): Myanmar clinched the Hero Gold Cup crown in style, edging Nepal 3-1 in the ...


48 countries condemn Pulwama attack, extend support to India

New Delhi [India], Feb 16 (ANI): The international community has extended support to India following the dreaded Pulwama terror attack ...


Supporting Rohingya refugees and their hosts in Bangladesh

Inside a bamboo shelter in the worlds largest refugee settlement, Rohingya refugee Syed Hossain, 27, hoists up his shirt to ...


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Nearly 10% of Myanmar people now lliving and working overseas

NAYPYIDAW,  Myanmar - Almost 10% of the population of Myanmar is now resident overseas. Migrant workers from the country have ...

It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...

India lends hand in rebuilding school destroyed in Nepal earthquake

Kathmandu [Nepal], Feb 16 (ANI): In a bid to assist Nepal in reconstructing the schools damaged by the devastating earthquake, ...

Pulwama attack: Curfew to continue tonight, says Jammu DC

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): District Collector of Jammu Ramesh Kumar on Saturday said that the curfew ...

Pulwama attack will throw regions into flames of war: Altaf Hussain

London [United Kingdom], Feb 16 (ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founding leader Altaf Hussain on Saturday said Pulwama terror attack, ...

We will avenge the blood of our martyrs, Iran warns Pakistan

Tehran [Iran], Feb 16 (ANI): Major-General Mohammad-Ali Jafari of the Islamic Republic Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran on Saturday said ...

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Nearly 10% of Myanmar people now lliving and working overseas

NAYPYIDAW,  Myanmar - Almost 10% of the population of Myanmar is now resident overseas. Migrant workers from the country have ...

S&P Global Ratings establishes Irish hub for Europe

DUBLIN, Ireland - One of the major international credit rating agencies S&P Global Ratings this week inaugurated their new European ...

U.S. stocks gain Friday, Dow Jones jumps 443 points

NEW YORK, New York - With a total 7.07 billion shares traded on Friday, U.S. stock  exchanges were light on ...

Amazon cancels proposal to build New York City headquarters

NEW YORK, New York - The Big Apple has lost out on its bid to host a new headquarters for ...

Airbus reports record profit despite lack of take-up of A380s

LONDON, UK - Airbus on Thursday made a shock announcement that it would cease deliveries of A380s as of 2021. ...

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5 police officers wounded in shoot-out with gunman who killed 5 people

CHICAGO, Illinois - Five people have been shot dead and a number of others wounded by a gunman at an ...


U.S. Air Force officer helped Iran wage cyber attack on U.S.

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. Air Force intelligence specialist who defected to Iran six years ago has been charged ...


UN condemns bombing that killed 27 Revolutionary Guards in Iran

NEW YORK, New York - The bombing of a bus in southeast Iran’s Sistan-Baluchestan Province this week that killed 27 ...


Global head of corporate law at Apple facing fraud charges

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has filed insider trading charges against a former senior attorney at ...


Pence says Iran openly advocating another Holocaust

WARSAW, Poland - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence zeroed in on Iran on Thursday when he addressed Polish Prime Minister Mateusz ...


Crackdown on mail distribution centre in Darwin results in seizures

DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia - A crackdown on the sending of illicit substances and other illegal items through the post ...


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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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