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U.S. Diplomat, Tajik Officials Discuss Deadly Prison Unrest

The top U.S. diplomat in Tajikistan has met with officials from the Prosecutor General's Office and the Foreign Ministry to ...


Suicide Blast At Kabul Religious Gathering Kills At Least 40

A suicide bombing at a meeting of Afghan religious clerics in Kabul has killed at least 40 people, officials says. ...


Turkmenistan: Taking things with a grain of salt

Soviet-style breadlines are a regular sight in Turkmenistan these days. RFE/RL's Turkmen Service, Radio Azatlyk, reported last week that shoppers ...


Tajikistan: Prosecutors seek life sentence for ISIS attack ringleader

The trial in Tajikistan of a group of men suspected of involvement in a deadly attack on a group of ...


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HRW issues 'Bed and Breakfast on Stolen Land' report

JERUSALEM - The decision by Airbnb to stop listing properties in unlawful Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank is ...

Recent Fijian election only a step towards democracy

Former coup leader Josaia Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama has won re-election in Fiji. But he did so in a country where ...

Federal court temporarily blocks Trump's new asylum ban

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In yet another setback for the Trump administration, its latest asylum ban was temporarily blocked by a ...

Australian federal and state police foil terrorist attack

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia – Federal and state agencies have foiled a major terrorist attack planned for Melbourne, Australia’s second largest ...

Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...

California search and rescue efforts on even as toll rises

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The death toll from the blazing wildfires continued to rise in California, even as authorities ramped up ...

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After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

Dark Web hosting provider hacked, thousands of sites down

BERLIN, Germany - One of the world's largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, Daniel's Hosting, suffered a cyberattack last ...

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Australian federal and state police foil terrorist attack

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia – Federal and state agencies have foiled a major terrorist attack planned for Melbourne, Australia’s second largest ...


Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...


India, Vietnam believe in freedom of navigation: MEA

Hanoi [Vietnam], Nov 20 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Secretary (East) Vijay Thakur Singh on Tuesday said at a ...


Turkmenistan: Taking things with a grain of salt

Soviet-style breadlines are a regular sight in Turkmenistan these days. RFE/RL's Turkmen Service, Radio Azatlyk, reported last week that shoppers ...


Pakistan Takes Rare Credit for Helping US Kill al-Qaida Leader

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan summoned Tuesday the top U.S. diplomat in the country to formally protest President Donald Trump's allegations that ...


Do you have the stomach for Sweden's new Disgusting Food Museum?

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE {{item.title}} A museum full of stomach churning foods has opened in Sweden. The Disgusting Food Museum ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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