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Stoinis: 'Massive boost' to have Smith, Warner back

Cape Town - Australia all-rounder Marcus Stoinis revealed it will be a "massive boost" to have David Warner and Steve ...


Armenians Mark 104 Years Since Ottoman-Era Killings

YEREVAN -- Commemoration ceremonies are being held in Armenia on April 24 to mark the massacre of Armenians in the ...


Lawmakers urge Israel to recognize Armenian Genocide

PanARMENIAN.Net - Lawmakers called on Israel to recognize the Armenian Genocide on its annual memorial day Wednesday, April 24, The ...


UN: Pro-Government Forces Kill More Afghans Than Insurgents

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - Afghan and international forces had killed more civilians than insurgents in the first three months of the ...


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Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning to stay in jail indefinitely

RICHMOND, Virginia - Former U.S. Private Chelsea Manning who leaked classified U.S. military documents which exposed atrocities during the Iraq ...

Libyan clashes causing untold grief for civilians

TRIPOLI, Libya - Civlians are still being killed and injured since fighting began near the Libyan capital Tripoli nearly 3 ...

Internet crime in America almost doubled last year

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Australian stock market climbs as Aussie dollar falls

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian stock marked extended recent gains on Wednesday, despite a major fall in the Australian dollar ...

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close Tuesday at all-time highs

NEW YORK, New York - It was an extraordinary day on Tuesday for U.S. markets with the dollar creaming other ...

New York City company selects Galway as new international HQ

GALWAY, Ireland - A major technology company based in New York City is to establish its first international hub at ...

Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

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Huge bomb found near Sri Lankan airport

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Twenty four people have been arrested in connection with the wave of terrorist attacks that swept ...


UN "strongly condemns horrific attacks" in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - With the death toll climbing to at least 321, and with five hundred people wounded, many  ...


Fajr Festival Great Chance to Watch Oriental Films: Italian Director

Italian director, screenwriter and actor Italo Spinelli believes that the focus of cinema is moving from the West to the ...


World's View of Iran Is Wrong: Croat Football Player

Mario Budimir, a Croatian football player who plays for Irans Persepolis Football Club, says the world has a wrong view ...


Apparel Sector a Reminder That Vietnam and China Must Get Along

HO CHI MINH CITY - Vietnam this week just celebrated the fact it has survived nearly a millennium of independence ...


Group Downgrades Cambodia Ranking Ahead of World Press Freedom Day

PHNOM PENH - For former Radio Free Asia reporter Yeang Sothearin, life took a drastic turn when Cambodian police came ...


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