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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. ...

Myanmar Military Frees 13 Villagers Caught in Rakhine Conflict

Myanmars military on Monday freed all but two of 15 villagers suspected of contact with rebel forces, whom it had ...

China Pushes LNG Imports to the Limit

China is importing record volumes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to meet its air quality targets and may have no ...

Proteas jump to 2nd in ICC Test rankings

Cape Town - The Proteas' Olivier falls short of 116-year long record South Africa gained four points to reach 110 ...

EU increases aid budget to record 1.6 billion in 2019

Brussels, 16 January 2019 As more and more people face humanitarian crises worldwide, the EU has adopted its highest ever ...

Upsurge in violence in Rakhine State displaces thousands

Ongoing clashes between the Arakan Army and the Myanmar Military have displaced 4,500 people since early December. Sniper attacks, ambushes ...

No-Man's Land: Myanmar building concrete structure

No-Man's Land: Myanmar building concrete structure The Daily Star In a flagrant violation of international law, Myanmar has been building ...

Outreach workers and dignity kits avert crises within a crisis in Kachins IDP camps - Myanmar

Outreach workers and dignity kits avert crises within a crisis in Kachin's IDP camps - Myanmar ReliefWeb Lu Tawng was ...

Myanmar's latest ploy to push out Rohingyas

Myanmar's latest ploy to push out Rohingyas The Daily Star After forcing almost a million Rohingyas to flee from their ...

BBC World Service day, Myanmar Court Rejects Appeal for Reuters Journalists

BBC World Service day, Myanmar Court Rejects Appeal for Reuters Journalists BBC News Their original sentence of seven years in ...

Myanmar envoy summoned for erecting structures 150 yards from zero line | Dhaka Tribune

Myanmar envoy summoned for erecting structures 150 yards from zero line Dhaka Tribune The Foreign Ministry has summoned the Ambassador ...

Top court orders compensation for Myanmar workers | Bangkok Post: news

Top court orders compensation for Myanmar workers Bangkok Post The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered compensation be paid to 14 ...

Insurgents Kill 7 Myanmar Security Forces In Independence Day Attack : NPR

Insurgents Kill 7 Myanmar Security Forces In Independence Day Attack NPR Buddhist militants attacked four police posts in Myanmar's restive ...

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine back into chaos - World

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine back into chaos - World The Star Online YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar's government says it ...

Why I ate at the new Rangoon Burmese Kitchen three times in six days | Frolic Hawaii

Why I ate at the new Rangoon Burmese Kitchen three times in six days Frolic Hawaii If it weren't for ...

Yiddishkeit in unexpected places. 1st stop: Myanmar | The Jewish Star | www.thejewishstar.com

Yiddishkeit in unexpected places. 1st stop: Myanmar The Jewish Star YANGON, Myanmar There was a Chanukah party last month in ...

China seeks big-ticket payback from Myanmar - Asia Times

China seeks big-ticket payback from Myanmar Asia Times As China surges forward again in Myanmar, new pressure to restart a ...

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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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