Mon, 17 Dec 2018

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

Seven killed, three injured in coal mine accident in China

BEIJING, China - The latest in a series of tragic accidents inside a coal mine in China on Saturday, reignited ...

Indian rupees will soon no longer be accepted in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal - In a further blow to India's currency, which has been in a downward spiral in recent years, ...

China declares victory of graft within ruling Communist Party

BEIJING, China - A shockingly high number of government and state officials in China have been handed stern punishments this ...

Clashes break out in north India, terrorists and civilians killed

JAMMU AND KASHMIR, India - Three terrorists and a soldier were killed in an encounter with security forces in India's ...

SA's Tamaryn Green crowned runner-up at Miss Universe pageant

SA's Tamaryn Green crowned runner-up at Miss Universe pageant 2018-12-17 05:02 share this Catriona Gray of the Philippines and Tamaryn ...

DOE reignites discourse on nuclear power

PH NUCLEAR TEAM: Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi (center), together with International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Nuclear Division Director Dohee ...

Let SC say if Centre misled judiciary on Rafale: Subramanian Swamy

New Delhi [India] Dec 17 (ANI): Amidst the controversy surrounding the Supreme Court's verdict on Rafale deal, Bharatiya Janata Party ...

Sri Lanka president reinstates prime minister he sacked

Colombo - Sri Lanka's president reappointed Ranil Wickremesinghe as prime minister on Sunday, nearly two months after firing him and ...

'Sarfraz Ahmed should be replaced as Test captain'

Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec 17 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Asif Iqbal believes that wicket-keeper batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed should be relieved of ...

Catanduanes gov welcomes ex-NPA reb, inks pact on integration program

VIRAC, Catanduanes (PIA) - A former rebel in this island province has surrendered his firearm to Catanduanes Governor Joseph Cua. ...

3-year-old girl raped in Delhi

New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (ANI): On the sixth anniversary of the Nirbhaya rape case, a three-year-old girl was allegedly ...

Strasbourg shooting: Fifth victim succumbs to injuries

Strasbourg [France], Dec 17 (ANI): The fifth victim of the Christmas market shooting in Strasbourg passed away on Sunday (local ...

Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap host grand reception party

Hyderabad (Telangana), Dec 17, (ANI): After taking their fans by surprise with a hush-hush wedding on Friday, newlyweds Saina Nehwal ...

US, Taliban to Meet Monday in UAE

ISLAMABAD - A Pakistan-arranged meeting between U.S. and Taliban officials will be held Monday in the United Arab Emirates to ...

The Forgotten Afghan Province That Became Taliban Country

QALAT, Afghanistan -- The ancient fortress towering above Qalat, the capital of Afghanistan's southern province of Zabul, overlooks swaths of ...

Six years of 'Nirbhaya': DCW Chief urges PM Modi to ensure justice

New Delhi [India], Dec 16 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women Chief Swati Maliwal urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to bring ...

Asian glaciers slowed by ice loss, claims study

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 14 (ANI): Asian glaciers are flowing more slowly in response to widespread ice loss, affecting freshwater ...

B'desh govt. honours Indian bravehearts on Vijay Diwas

Kolkata (West Bengal), [India], Dec 16 (ANI): In a first, Bangladesh Minister of Liberation War Affairs A K M Mozammel ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 16

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Sunday, December 16, 2018, and picked headlines ...

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Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

Seven killed, three injured in coal mine accident in China

BEIJING, China - The latest in a series of tragic accidents inside a coal mine in China on Saturday, reignited ...

Indian rupees will soon no longer be accepted in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal - In a further blow to India's currency, which has been in a downward spiral in recent years, ...

China declares victory of graft within ruling Communist Party

BEIJING, China - A shockingly high number of government and state officials in China have been handed stern punishments this ...

Clashes break out in north India, terrorists and civilians killed

JAMMU AND KASHMIR, India - Three terrorists and a soldier were killed in an encounter with security forces in India's ...

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