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Rally In Baku Calls For Release Of Political Prisoners

Demonstrators have taken to the streets of the Azerbaijani capital to call for the release of a jailed anticorruption blogger ...


Taliban refute peace talks with US in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan 19(ANI): The Taliban on Saturday refuted reports about their joining the second round of meeting with officials ...


Zabul: Residents call on Taliban to join peace

Zabul [Afghanistan], Jan 19 (ANI): Residents of Zabul province on Friday called on Taliban to join peace talks with the ...


Maldives's debt to China creates difficulties for Solih

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Jan 19 (ANI): The Maldives incurred huge debts under the regime of former president Abdulla Yameen, which has ...


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Arakan Army separatists and Myanmar military clashes harming civilians

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Voicing alarm at the escalating violence in northern and central Rakhine state and Chin state, the UN ...

Trump unveils first overhaul of missile defense review in a decade

WASHINGTON, U.S. - After a year of delay, the U.S. President Donald Trump unveiled the country's first overhaul of American ...

Trump could meet North Korea's lead negotiator for talks on summit

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his first visit to Washington since last June, North Korea's lead nuclear diplomacy negotiator arrived in ...

Giuliani changes stance on collusion, doubts campaign aides

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a shocking about-face, the U.S. President Donald Trump's top lawyer Rudy Giuliani has changed his stance ...

Zimbabwe fuel price hike: Hundreds arrested, internet shutdown

HARARE, Zimbabwe - The Zimbabwe government's violent crackdown on protests triggered by the country's President Emmerson Mnangagwa's decision to raise ...

Tunisia witnesses massive, nationwide strikes by workers over pay

TUNIS, Tunisia - Thousands of workers participated in a one-day nationwide strike organized by Tunisia’s largest union, which brought transportation ...

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Largest collection of breached data found: 770mn email IDs exposed

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a revelation that has emerged as one of the biggest shockers in the global cybersecurity ...

Equity markets around the world power ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks racked up solid gains on Friday, putting investors and traders in a positive ...

Tunisia witnesses massive, nationwide strikes by workers over pay

TUNIS, Tunisia - Thousands of workers participated in a one-day nationwide strike organized by Tunisia’s largest union, which brought transportation ...

Stocks in Asia on the move on back of Wall Street Journal report

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets rallied on Friday following the publication of a positive report by a newspaper close ...

Dow Jones gains 163 points Thursday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on the back of good employment figures and anticipation of ...

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Canadian student on jet had to be handcuffed after indecent assaults

ADELAIDE, Australia - A Canadian man had to be restrained and handcuffed on a flight from Hong Kong to Australia ...


Stocks in Asia on the move on back of Wall Street Journal report

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets rallied on Friday following the publication of a positive report by a newspaper close ...


U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...


Tesla to cut 7% of workforce amid tough profit outlook

Elon Musk's electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors announced Friday it was cutting its workforce by about seven percent in a ...


Maldives's debt to China creates difficulties for Solih

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Jan 19 (ANI): The Maldives incurred huge debts under the regime of former president Abdulla Yameen, which has ...


Lao Protest Villager Freed, 10 Still Held

Lao authorities have released a villager held since 2017 with a group arrested for protesting the loss of land awarded ...


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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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