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CWC'19: South Africa halt winless streak, beat Afghanistan

Cardiff [UK], June 16 (ANI): South Africa managed to register their first win in the ongoing ICC Men's Cricket World ...


Tajikistan, China Sign Agreements To Bolster Ties

Tajikistan and China have signed 18 agreements to bolster bilateral ties.The documents were signed on June 15 in Dushanbe after ...


CWC'19: Rain plays spoilsport in Afghanistan-Proteas clash

Cardiff [UK], Jun 15 (ANI): Rain played spoilsport in the ongoing World Cup match between Afghanistan and South Africa at ...


David Warner presents signed jersey to net bowler Jaykishan Phala

New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): Australian opening batsman David Warner on Saturday presented a signed Aussie jersey to the ...


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Emotional funerals for casualties of First World War

PAS DE CALAIS, France - Relatives of two British soldiers killed during World War I have attended a moving service ...

Libyan National Army attacks military store in Tripoli, 9 dead

TRIPOLI, Libya - At least 9 civilians have died in an airstrike on a military storeroom in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.A ...

Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with defending the rights ...

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

United States comes under fire over Iran accusation

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE - U.S. allegations that Iran was behind the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf ...

WHO considering declaring international emergency over Ebola

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland - Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case ...

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China's most profitable bank settles charges with SEC for $42 million

WASHINGTON DC - The World's largest bank by assets, ICBC, which is also China's most profitable bank, has been hit ...

Ireland bolstering trade opportunities with Tokyo, Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea - An Irish delegation wrapped up a trade mission to Japan and South Korea, in Seoul on ...

U.S. president in bid to save Pennsylvania jobs

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was lobbying Lockheed Martin to keep its Sikorsky helicopter plant in ...

BD chalks up 50th year of manufacturing at Dun Laoghaire

DUBLIN, Ireland - Becton, Dickinson and Company, more commonly known as BD, a leading global medical technology company, marked its 50th anniversary ...

Dollar-buying dominates financial markets on geopolitical concerns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell and the dollar soared on Friday as tensions in the Gulf built up ...

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Japan to unleash 'Japanese Messi' on Copa America

Tokyo - On a continent where "imitation" Galacticos are a dime a dozen, Japan's Takefusa Kubo could just be the ...


Messi 'bitter' as Colombia stun Argentina

Salvador - Lionel Messi said his team was feeling bitter after Argentina lost their opening Copa America match 2-0 to ...


Rohingya crisis can destabilise region if not solved: Bangla Prez

Dhaka [Bangladesh], Jun 16 (ANI): Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid on Saturday said the Rohingya crisis can destabilise the entire region ...


Tajikistan, China Sign Agreements To Bolster Ties

Tajikistan and China have signed 18 agreements to bolster bilateral ties.The documents were signed on June 15 in Dushanbe after ...


Terrorism 'gravest threat to Asia: S Jaishankar at CICA Summit

Dushanbe [Tajikistan], June 15 (ANI): Terrorism is the 'gravest threat' that people in Asia face, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar ...


Hectic Times In Kazakhstan Recently, And For The Foreseeable Future

Wake up, Kazakhstan.That's the name of a new movement that appeared in Kazakhstan just prior to the June 9 presidential ...


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