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Thailand takes to cloud seeding to combat pollution

Bangkok [Thailand], Jan 16 (ANI): Thailand used two planes on Tuesday for cloud seeding to combat the toxic pollution in ...


Saudi teen granted asylum by Canada counts herself as a 'lucky one'

Toronto [Canada], Jan 16 (ANI): Rahaf Mohammed, the Saudi teen who was granted asylum by Canada, said she counts herself ...


Darren Bravo makes Windies comeback for England Test

London [UK], Jan 16 (ANI): Left-hand batsman Darren Bravo has made a comeback in the West Indies Test squad as ...


China's Belt And Road Initiative Faces Obstacles in 2019

China is confronting multiple setbacks, flaws, and failures in President Xi Jinpings ambitious overseas infrastructure projectthe Belt and Road Initiative. ...


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U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...

Black box from Lion Air flight that crashed off Jakarta recovered

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Months after the tragic Lion Air flight crash, that left 189 people dead on October 29, 2018, ...

SPUP opens simulation lab for HRM students

St. Paul University Philippines Pres. Sr. Merceditas Ang, SPC, leads the ribbon-cutting during the blessing of the HRM Simulation Laboratory ...

Congress Youth Wing to hoist National Flag at Srinagar's Lal Chowk

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan 17 (ANI): The Congress party's youth wing is planning to hoist the National Flag ...

N Korea yet to take 'concrete steps' for denuclearisation: Pence

Washington DC [USA], Jan 17 (ANI): US Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday said that North Korea is yet to ...

Cambodian Activist Arrested For Facebook Post on Rice Tariffs

Cambodias Ministry of the Interior on Wednesday arrested a member of the banned Cambodia National Rescue Party after he posted ...

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OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

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ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...


U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...


William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...


May faces pressure from those seeking her resignation

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a crushing defeat in the Parliament on Tuesday, after British ...


Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...


Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...


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