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1st Nepal-bound container train under ECTS flagged off

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): The first train carrying Nepal-bound transit containers under the new simplified trans-shipment procedure ...


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 ...


India Blames Pakistan, Demands Action After Kashmir Attack

India has demanded that Pakistan crack down on terror groups operating from its territory after a deadly suicide bombing claimed ...


Terrorism cannot be justified: Nepal condemns Pulwama attack

Kathmandu [Nepal], Feb 15 (ANI): Nepal has condemned the deadliest terrorist attack in decades in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama which ...


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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. stockĀ  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. ...

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 ends Friday down 239 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets generally tanked on Friday, alrthough the ASX in Australia managed to eke out a ...

Federal Trade Commission and Facebook in settlement talks

WASHINGTON DC - Facebook and the U.S. government are in talks about settling a range of charges in relation to ...

Shock economic data rattles Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street finished finished with a whimper on Thursday, recouping some ground after heavier, earlier ...

International

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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 onĀ 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 ...

Youthful U.S. drug dealer caught boarding plane for Hawaii from Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - A 21-year old American drug lord has been arrested at Sydney International Airport as he was about ...

Jaish al-Adl claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian forces

TEHRAN, Iran - A deadly suicide bombing has claimed the lives of at least 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary ...

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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 ...


Abhay Chautala's scheduled visit to Pakistan called off

Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Abhay Singh Chautala has canceled his scheduled visit ...


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 ...


US, India agree to designate JeM chief as 'global terrorist'

New Delhi [India], Feb 16 (ANI): United States National Security Advisor John Bolton called his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval to ...


Saudi Crown Prince's visit to Pakistan delayed

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb 16 (ANI): Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman's visit to Pakistan has been delayed by a day. ...


1st Nepal-bound container train under ECTS flagged off

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): The first train carrying Nepal-bound transit containers under the new simplified trans-shipment procedure ...


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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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