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Uzbekistan: Tashkent mayor's outburst shocks reporters

The mayor of Uzbekistan's capital can be an abrasive character even at the best of times, but a recent outburst ...


Euros euphoria and SWC woe useful experience for Wales - Bale

London - Gareth Bale believes Wales' contrasting experiences at Euro 2016 and in failing to qualify for the 2018 World ...


Buttigieg Touts Military Service, Wary of Overstating Role

MASON CITY, IOWA - Pete Buttigieg strides past an oversized photograph of himself dressed in fatigues, the Afghan horizon behind ...


Pooran will learn from his mistake: Steve Smith on ball-tampering

London [UK], Nov 18 (ANI): Australia batsman Steve Smith said that the West Indies player Nicholas Pooran will learn from ...


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Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

Israeli army cops flak after blinding journalist in one eye

The International Federation of Journalists, the global advocacy group founded in1926, slammed the Israeli army for the shooting of a ...

Rohingya refugees get backing of international court

Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, which have ...

Turkey says PKK/YPG 'terrorists' carried out al-Bab attack

AL-BAB, Syria - The Turkish Defence Ministry has confirmed that at least 18 civilians were killed and twenty-seven injured in ...

Congress probing Trump tax law being exploited by the wealthy

Billionaires Keep Benefiting From a Tax Break to Help the Poor. Now, Congress Wants to Investigate.ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

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U.S. stocks make minor advances Monday, dollar softens further

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks remained in record territory on Monday but the major indices were flat as ...

Saudi oil giant set to become richest company on earth

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - What is being billed in the Saudi kingdom as the "Sale of the Century" - the ...

Stocks mostly rise in Asian session, U.S. dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia Pacific mostly rose on Monday after a surprise move by China to trim a ...

More than five million electric-powered cars on global roads

There are now more than five million electric-powered motor vehicles worldwide, according to a report by the International Energy Agency.The ...

Amazon claims political influence in awarding of $10 billion contract

SEATTLE, Washington - Amazon is to appeal a $10 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense to Microsoft. ...

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Stocks mostly rise in Asian session, U.S. dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia Pacific mostly rose on Monday after a surprise move by China to trim a ...


Equinix opens 16th data centre in Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Equinix has opened a new data centre in the heart of Sydney, Australia, costing $160 million.The ...


North Korea Says It Doesn't Want to Talk to US

UNITED NATIONS - North Korea said Monday that while it views the U.S. decision to postpone joint military drills with ...


Press Freedom Under Spotlight At Magnitsky Human Rights Awards

LONDON - The Ukrainian journalist Oleg Sentsov, who was jailed in Russia for reporting on the country's illegal annexation of ...


Transformational benefits of ending outdoor defecation

Ahead of World Toilet Day, which is marked annually on 19 November, WSSCC's acting Executive Director, Sue Coates, has been ...


Industrials lead gains on the JSE

The JSE got off to a strong start for the week as it closed firmer on Monday led by gains ...


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