Fri, 19 Apr 2019

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Iran, EU Discuss Afghanistan Peace in Tehran

The European Unions Special Envoy for Afghanistan, who is on an official visit to Tehran for political consultations, has met ...

Trade, North Korea on agenda for Trump-Abe talks

US President Donald Trump will travel to Japan in May for meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, including discussion ...

Three Chinese Arrested in Laos for Passing Counterfeit Currency

Police in Laos this week arrested three Chinese nationals for trying to buy holiday clothing with counterfeit bills that a ...

Hong Kong Journalists 'Pressured Not to Mention Independence': Survey

Press freedom in Hong Kong is at a new low in the eyes of its residents and journalists, with the ...

The world's most miserable economy has seven-figure inflation

Inflation that's projected to reach an eyeball-popping 8 million percent this year has left Venezuela saddled with the title of ...

Pakistan's Finance Minister Resigns Amid Economic Crisis

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Finance Minister Asad Umar has resigned days after returning home from crucial talks with the International Monetary ...

Indonesia's Widodo Declares Victory in Presidential Poll

JAKARTA - Indonesian President Joko Widodo said Thursday he was won re-election after receiving an estimated 54% of the vote, ...

'Thieves-In-Law' Syndicate Crowns New Crime Boss From Uzbekistan

A notorious criminal syndicate that brings together mafia bosses from across the former Soviet Union has crowned a new kingpin ...

'Thieves-In-Law' Crowns New Crime Boss From Uzbekistan

A notorious criminal syndicate that brings together mafia bosses from across the former Soviet Union has crowned a new kingpin ...

Nestle reports strongest first quarter since 2016 on pricing

Nestle SA reported the strongest start to a year since 2016 as the world's largest food company raised prices and ...

Samsung's foldable screens fail in some early review models

Some test models of Samsung's new foldable phone suffered defects after only days of use, casting a shadow over next ...

Myanmar president orders release of 9,551 prisoners

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - More than 9,500 prisoners were ordered released on Wednesday in Myanmar under a presidential amnesty, but they ...

Equity indices close in the red, Jet plunges over 32 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended the week on a negative note with stocks of grounded ...

Iran FM Warns about Repercussions of US IRGC Blacklisting

Iran has warned about the dangerous legal and political repercussions of the US regimes latest heresy to blacklist part of ...

Stock markets fall in early trading ahead of corporate results

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices opened on a positive note but declined after a while on ...

Tajik, Russian Leaders Vow To Continue Security Cooperation

Russia President Vladimir Putin and Tajik President Emomali Rahmon have vowed to continue their countries' security cooperation. Following talks in ...

SACKED! Malinga won't captain Sri Lanka at World Cup

Colombo - Sri Lanka on Wednesday axed Lasith Malinga as captain for the upcoming World Cup , and announced Test ...

Pompeo: Trump 'Will Continue to Ratchet Up Pressure' on Iran

U.S. President Donald Trump will increase pressure on Iran, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday, but he declined ...

Inspired by JD.com, OYO forms integrity committee in China

New Delhi [India] April 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): OYO Hotelshomes - South Asia's largest, China's 2nd largest, and the world's 6th largest ...

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Greenback shines as stocks diop acfross Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks finished in negatiove territory across the board on Thursday. The U.S. dollar however was in demand ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Iran, EU Discuss Afghanistan Peace in Tehran

The European Unions Special Envoy for Afghanistan, who is on an official visit to Tehran for political consultations, has met ...

Trade, North Korea on agenda for Trump-Abe talks

US President Donald Trump will travel to Japan in May for meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, including discussion ...

Three Chinese Arrested in Laos for Passing Counterfeit Currency

Police in Laos this week arrested three Chinese nationals for trying to buy holiday clothing with counterfeit bills that a ...

Hong Kong Journalists 'Pressured Not to Mention Independence': Survey

Press freedom in Hong Kong is at a new low in the eyes of its residents and journalists, with the ...

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