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Mozambique's Nyusi Travels to Cyclone-ravaged Coast

MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE - The president of Mozambique, Filipe Nyusi, has visited the country's coastal Buzi district, one of the areas ...


North Korea Tells South It Has Pulled Out of Border Liason Office

North Korea told South Korea on Friday pulled out of a border liaison office with the South, in a major ...


Pence Calls for Roberto Marrero Release in Venezuela

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has said the United States 'will not tolerate' the continued detention of Roberto Marrero, chief ...


Massive Chemical Factory Blast Leaves Dozens Dead, Hundreds Injured

UPDATED 1:15 P.M. EDT on 2019-03-22 A massive explosion at a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu ...


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U.S. stocks get slammed, Nasdaq loses 2.50%

NEW YORK, New York - Equity markets tumbled, bond markets rose, and the U.S. was bought up against the euro, ...

Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

UK gets extension for withdrawal from European Union

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Britain has received a two week extension to its Brexit deadline, however this could become 10 weeks ...

UK public getting tired of political games

Brexit increasingly looks like a train crash in slow motion. Watching the British parliament going through consecutive Brexit votes, however, ...

Demand for shares in Apple prompts buying of U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - It was a good day on Wall Street on Thursday. No bad news, in fact ...

Hong Kong Hang Seng declines 249 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China, Japan and Australia rose on Thursday, but in Hong Stock the main index fell. ...

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Netanyahu praises Trump for Golan Heights recognition

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, ...

Two thirds of those who died in Mosul ferry disaster were women

MOSUL, Iraq - Nearly 100 people, mostly women and children, have drowned after a ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish ...

U.S. president launches another attack on former senator McCain

LIMA, Ohio - U.S. President Donald Trump was at it again on Wednesday at the U.S. army tank plant in Lima, Ohio. ...

Malaysia doing its bit in supporting UNIFIL

BEIRUT, Lebanon - As U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew into Beirut, in Lebanon on Friday, it was business ...

U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...

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Trump removes additional North Korea sanctions

Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 23 (ANI): US President Donald Trump removed additional "large-scale" US Treasury sanctions on North Korea on ...


Mozambique's Nyusi Travels to Cyclone-ravaged Coast

MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE - The president of Mozambique, Filipe Nyusi, has visited the country's coastal Buzi district, one of the areas ...


North Korea Tells South It Has Pulled Out of Border Liason Office

North Korea told South Korea on Friday pulled out of a border liaison office with the South, in a major ...


Rakhimov quits as head of crisis-hit amateur boxing association

Lausanne - Gafur Rakhimov stepped down as head of the AIBA, world amateur boxing's governing body, on Friday amid a ...


Pence Calls for Roberto Marrero Release in Venezuela

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has said the United States 'will not tolerate' the continued detention of Roberto Marrero, chief ...


Massive Chemical Factory Blast Leaves Dozens Dead, Hundreds Injured

UPDATED 1:15 P.M. EDT on 2019-03-22 A massive explosion at a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu ...


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