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Gunmen shoots scores of students at college in Crimean city

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Up to eighteen people are dead, many of them students, after a student at a college in ...

Khashoggi family and UNHRC want transparent investigation

GENEVA, Switzerland - The UN Human Rights High Commissioner and the family of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi have called for ...

In the elusive search for truth

Once again, the pathos of human history repeats itself. Another lot of ruthless strong men once more have their bloodied ...

Amid growing outrage, Saudi agrees to probe Khashoggi case

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In a bid to uncover the mysterious disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi - the 59-year-old Saudi journalist who ...

U.S. president and Saudi king link up on phone conference

DUBAI UAE, - Following a heated weekend exchange, Washington and Riyadh were back working cooperatively on Monday in a bid ...

Arab League and member states rally around Saudi Arabia

DUBAI, UAE - In an unprecedented show of support, the Arab world has come together to solidly back Saudi Arabia ...

Balkans get robust on ridding world of chemical weapons

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (15 October 2018) - State officials from five Western Balkan countries have agreed to step up cooperation ...

Baby on the way, Prince Harry drops bombshell

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, ...

Trump inspects hurricane-affected areas of Florida

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday is touring hurricane-ravaged areas of Florida to assess the damage brought ...

Saudi Arabia will "kill U.S. economy," warns TV executive

DUBAI, UAE - In the first public reaction to the statement by Saudi Arabia on the Khashoggi affair on Sunday, ...

Saudi Arabia vows to respond to any action taken against it

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - In a stunning development, Saudi Arabia has firmly rebuffed U.S. President Donald Trump's statement that he ...

Uzbekistan and Russia: Chilly weather, warm relations

The capital of Uzbekistan has gone Russian for the week - even the weather has turned cold and snowy. Tashkent ...

US Envoy: 'Some' Militants Have Withdrawn From Syria's Idlib

U.S. special representative for Syria James Jeffrey said Wednesday some militants have pulled out of the demilitarized zone in Idlib ...

Russia Says Student Gunman Kills 18 In Crimea College Rampage

Russian authorities say 19 students and faculty members at a college in Crimea have been killed, many of them teenagers, ...

Malawians Protest Statue of 'Racist' Gandhi

BLANTYRE - Activists in Malawi are protesting construction of a statue of India's independence leader Mahatma Gandhi. The statue in ...

UN Reproductive Rights Influence Family Size

GENEVA - Family size is closely linked to reproductive rights, according to the State of World Population 2018 report. The ...

Defiant New Thai Party Resumes Collecting Donations

BANGKOK, THAILAND - A new Thai political party says it will resume accepting political donations despite being ordered to stop ...

Nearly half the world lives on less than $5.50 a day: World Bank

Washington - Despite progress in reducing extreme poverty, nearly half the world's population lives on less than $5.50 a day, ...

World population set to grow another 2.2 billion by 2050: UN survey

The world's population is set to grow by 2.2 billion between now and 2050, the UN said on Wednesday, and ...

Iran Calls Latest U.S. Sanctions 'Blind Vindictiveness'

Tehran has called the latest round of U.S. sanctions against Iran an 'insult' to the international order that stems from ...

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China has a hidden "debt iceberg" says Standard and Poor's

NEW YORK, New York - Standard and Poor’s 500 has downgraded China’s sovereign debt rating, citing concerns over off-balance-sheet debt ...

Modified Cotton Could Be Human Food Source After US Green Light

WASHINGTON - U.S. regulators have cleared the way for farmers to grow a cotton plant genetically modified to make the ...

UN Reproductive Rights Influence Family Size

GENEVA - Family size is closely linked to reproductive rights, according to the State of World Population 2018 report. The ...

Nearly half the world lives on less than $5.50 a day: World Bank

Washington - Despite progress in reducing extreme poverty, nearly half the world's population lives on less than $5.50 a day, ...

Para Asiad medallist Pramod Bhagat questions Odisha govt's ignorance

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Indian shuttler Pramod Bhagat, who had clinched a gold and bronze medal in the ...

About half of Earth's population lives on $5,5 per day

PanARMENIAN.Net - About half of Earth's population- 46% or 3,4 bn. people struggles to meet their basic needs and lives ...

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