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Many Killed In Mosque Blasts In Eastern Afghanistan

Almost 30 people were killed in a double blast inside a mosque in eastern Afghanistan during Friday Prayers on October ...


Bangladesh sack coaches for not playing leg-spinners

Dhaka - Bangladesh have upped in the ante in their quest for a quality leg-spin bowler, with two domestic first-class ...


More than 325 Indians deported by Mexico arrive in New Delhi

New Delhi [India], Oct 18 (ANI): More than 325 Indians put on a specially arranged non-scheduled flight by Mexican immigration ...


Deeply committed to peace, stability in neighbourhood: Army Chief

New Delhi [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Army Chief Bipin Rawat said on Friday that India was deeply committed to peace ...


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Dow Jones drops 256 points Friday, dollar shatters

NEW YORK, New York - With the Trump administration in disarray and a growing concern globally that the country's chief ...

Economic growth in China slows to three-decades low

BEIJING, China - The U.S.-China trade war cotnues to batter the Chinese economy, with third quarter GDP slowing to its ...

Stock markets in Asia mixed on Friday, pound flirts with 1.2900

SYDNEY, Australia - Japan's stock markets made headway on Friday, but the rest of the region languished.The British pound was ...

Trump administration to lose another top official

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is to quit the Trump administration.Perry, according to U.S. President Donald Trump ...

U.S. stocks advance on Brexit breakthrough

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. markets welcomed a breakthrough in the ongoing Brexit saga with UK Prime Minister Boris ...

Finance Ministry in Japan to restrict foreign investment in stocks

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese Finance Ministry's proposal to restrict international investors in their equity investments in Japan, has come ...

International

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Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...

Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...

Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

Astonishing victory for Johnson as he agrees Brexit deal with EU

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday has stunned the UK and the world with an announcement ...

Ecuador's Moreno Scraps Fuel Subsidy Cuts in Big Win for Indigenous G

QUITO - Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Monday officially scrapped his own law to cut expensive fuel subsidies after days ...

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Climate bond to fund Hanuman wind farm in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will invest 3 billion Thai baht ($98.7 million) in Energy Absolute's maiden ...


Vietnamese Hoa Hao Follower Goes on Hunger Strike in Prison

A jailed member of a dissident Vietnamese religious group has gone on hunger strike to protest being moved to a ...


Myanmar's Rakhine Conflict Takes Toll on Firefighters, Police

An official from Rakhine state's fire department in western Myanmar on Tuesday appealed to the Arakan Army to release firefighters ...


Cambodian Monks, Activists March to Demand Casino's Destruction

A group of Cambodian monks and environmental activists entered their second day of a nine-day march on Wednesday to the ...


Interview: ?I?m Disappointed in Their Silence?

Sam Brownback is a lawyer, former United States Senator and former governor of the state of Kansas who has served ...


Singapore pile on sports misery for Scotland

Dubai - Scotland's sporting October suffered another setback on Friday when their cricket team slumped to defeat at the hands ...


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