Mon, 17 Dec 2018

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

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 ...

Report: 20 civilians dead after airstrike targeting Taliban commander

KABUL, Afghanistan - At least 20 Afghan civilians, including a dozenĀ children, are believed dead as the result of an assassination ...

U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke resigns from Trump inner circle

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that the current U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke will step ...

Australian opposition to reverse government policy on Israeli capital

CANBERRA, Australia - Australian PrimeĀ Minister Scott Morrison, in a wishy washy speech has back-tracked from an all-out commitment by Australia ...

IMF: Hard Brexit will come at a cost to UK economically

WASHINGTON DC - The International Monetary Fund believes the biggest risk to the UK economy in the near term is ...

Beijing to dump 'Made in China 2025' policy

BEIJING, China - China is now preparing to replace the Made in China 2025 policy with a campaign designed to ...

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 ...

Strasbourg Christmas market attacker killed after manhunt

STRASBOURG, France - The wide-spread and intense manhunt for the gunman who killed three people and left several others injured ...

U.S. Senate hands Trump a double defeat on Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Senate handed the country's President Donald Trump a double defeat, after voting to not only ...

Makati starts subway project

The ceremonial drilling attended by Makati City officials and partners marks the start of the subway project. (Photo courtesy of ...

Jamal Khashoggi case: Gruesome murder mystery updates

Saudi Arabia has admitted Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in the Turkish city of Istanbul. Khashoggi - a ...

Statues of white domination - SA debates legacy of apartheid past

A hulking statue of a late 19th century white leader, with a cane and top hat, has been a flashpoint ...

Malaysia national utility's stock falls

By Lee Kah Whye Singapore, Dec 17 (ANI): Last week, Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), Malaysia's national utility company announced that ...

Philippines Contestant Catriona Gray Named Miss Universe

BANGKOK The Philippines' Catriona Gray was named Miss Universe 2018 in a competition concluding Monday in Bangkok, besting contestants from ...

Chinese Get Chances to Invest in Vietnam Despite Political Rifts

HO CHI MINH CITY Vietnam is gradually offering the eager Chinese new places to invest, from real estate to factory ...

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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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