Tue, 21 May 2019

DRC must unite in Ebola fight amid 'high' risk of spread - WHO chief

The World Health Organisation chief on Monday urged different political factions in the Democratic Republic of Congo to unite in ...

Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt Everest for a record 24th time

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 21 (ANI): Just a week after breaking his own record for the most number of summits on ...

US envoy on rare visit to Tibet

Washington [US], May 21 (ANI): Amidst trade tensions between Beijing and Washington, US ambassador to China, Terry Branstad, is on ...

Southeast Asia Struggles with Trash Rejected by China

Southeast Asian nations are facing increased dumping of waste from industrialized nations, with Malaysia and the Philippines threatening to send ...

Trade War Adds to Woes of European Companies in China

BEIJING - The U.S.-China trade war has not spared European companies in China. More than one-third of them are feeling ...

Latest Deportation, Disappearances Rattle Thai Dissident Diaspora

BANGKOK - Yammy and her friends sleep in shifts. They venture out of the house they share only every few ...

CWC 2019 team profile: New Zealand

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...

CWC: Maybe Proteas' opener ISN'T date from hell?

Cape Town - South Africa's Cricket World Cup 2019 opening fixture, at immediate glance on paper, just looks increasingly like ...

Coast Guard Gives US New Tool in Disputed South China Sea

TAIPEI - A rare U.S. Coast Guard exercise in the South China Sea this month shows that the United States ...

Pakistan's fielding abilities concerns Arthur ahead of World Cup

Dubai [UAE], May 20 (ANI): After Pakistan's dismal run in the recently concluded five-match series against England, Pakistan coach Mickey ...

Indian success expected to contribute to Singapore firm's growth

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, May 20 (ANI): Singapore conglomerate Sembcorp Industries Limited (Sembcorp) reported a net profit of SGD 93 ...

First weekend report: 'De De Pyaar De' earns Rs. 38.54 crore

New Delhi (India), May 20 (ANI): Ajay Devgn's latest outing 'De De Pyaar De', co-starring Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh, ...

Woakes guides England win final ODI before World Cup

Leeds [England], May 20 (ANI): Fast bowler Chris Woakes' five-wicket haul guided England to win its final ODI before the ...

Sharad Pawar takes swipe at PM Modi for visiting Kedarnath

New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) leader Sharad Yadav on Sunday took a swipe at Prime ...

Wide-scale coverage of Modi's Kedarnath visit violates MCC: TMC to EC

New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress on Sunday wrote a letter to Election Commission of India (ECI) ...

Vietnam's Tech Futurists Lay Out Economic Alternatives

HO CHI MINH CITY - Nations racing to develop 5G technology that is fast enough to power the next stage ...

Interview George Butler

George Butler is a reportage artist and co-founder of the Hands Up Foundation. His work as a reportage artist has ...

Japan to continue support Bangladesh in development efforts

Japan to continue support Bangladesh in development efforts The Daily Star Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Hiroyasu Izumi today assured Prime ...

Oklahoma City's 4 best spots to score affordable Southeast Asian eats

Oklahoma City's 4 best spots to score affordable Southeast Asian eats Hoodline Looking for the best affordable Southeast Asian restaurants ...

Stateless Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh Receive Identity Documents for First Time

Stateless Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh Receive Identity Documents for First Time VOA News ID card includes photo and key information, ...

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After Sri Lanka attacks, anti-Muslim backlash points to new divisions

Rights groups are warning of an escalation in inter-communal violence in Sri Lanka as Muslim minorities – and hundreds of ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

Modi congratulates Joko Widodo on re-election as Indonesian President

New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Indonesia's Joko Widodo on being re-elected as ...

New Zealand: Strong contenders for CWC 2019

Wellington - After a surprise run to the final of the 2015 Cricket World Cup, New Zealand are quietly confident ...

Pakistan pin CWC hopes on rising generation

Karachi - Pakistan are pinning their hopes for Cricket World Cup glory on a crop of youngsters who have the ...

Australia's Burns leaves Lancashire 'for personal reasons

Sydney - Joe Burns' Ashes chances have taken a hit with the Australian batsman calling time on his stint with ...

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