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North Korea Fires More Weapons; Criticizes South Korea

SEOUL - North Korea has launched a fresh round of short-range weapons into the sea off its east coast, South ...

Bhutan: People line the streets to bid adieu to PM Modi

By Malavika Kaur (Ani)Thimphu [Bhutan], Aug 18 (ANI): Hundreds of people, some holding flags, the others offerings like incense sticks ...

Scores Killed In Bombing Of Wedding Party In Afghan Capital

Afghan officials say a suicide-bomb blast killed 63 people and wounded 182 more at a wedding hall in Kabul during ...

Iran Releases Four Women Arrested For Trying To Watch Men's Soccer

Authorities in Tehran have released four Iranian women from a detention center after they were arrested for allegedly dressing as ...

India, Bhutan agree to explore new areas of bilateral cooperation

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Moving beyond hydropower sector, India and Bhutan on Saturday agreed to explore new areas ...

Punjab CM approves 5 sports persons for PIS Governing Council

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday approved the names of five eminent ...

Honour for India to be part of Bhutan's development: PM Modi

Thimphu [Bhuan], Aug 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said it is an honour for India to be ...

RuPay launched in Bhutan, 9 MoUs exchanged between New Delhi, Thimphu

Semthoka [Bhutan], Aug 17 (ANI): Nine MoUs and one power purchase agreement were exchanged between India and Bhutan in the ...

HRW Calls On Iran To Release Women Detained For Flouting Stadium Ban

Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on Iran on August 16 to release women detained for allegedly dressing as men to ...

Security Laws Making Australia a Secretive State, Media Leaders Say

SYDNEY - Media organizations say Australia has become a secretive state that is actively restricting the press. The leaders of ...

Illegal occupier Pak has no locus standi on Kashmir issue: Think tank

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Aug 17 (ANI): A European think tank has raised objections over Pakistan's stand on the Kashmir issue, saying ...

Pak has no locus standi on Kashmir issue: Think tank

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Aug 17 (ANI): A European think tank has raised objections over Pakistan's stand on the Kashmir issue, saying ...

Myanmar's Trade in Jade Now Dominated by Chinese Buyers Online

Myanmar's trade in jade is now dominated by direct sales online, with the highly valuable stone often smuggled untaxed across ...

BSP confab highlights banking services, client protection

ILOILO CITY, Aug. 17 (PIA) -- The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) held a conference on Tuesday in Iloilo City ...

Jailed Former Kyrgyz PM Hospitalized With Stroke Symptoms

BISHKEK -- Former Prime Minister Sapar Isakov has been transferred from a pretrial detention center in Bishkek, where he has ...

Bajrang Punia to get Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

New Delhi [India], Aug 16 (ANI): Medal-winning wrestler Bajrang Punia is all set to get the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, ...

Sowparnika launches 'Spandan', a positive homes project in Coimbatore

Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India] August 16(ANI/NewsVoir): Sowparnika Projects and Infrastructure Pvt Ltd, a leading real estate player from South India, ...

Davao City bus system gets P100-million initial funding

DAVAO CITY (PIA) - The city government of Davao has allocated P100 million as initial fund to finance the implementation ...

Cathay Pacific CEO Rupert Hogg resigns amid Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong, Aug 16 (ANI): Cathay Pacific's Chief Executive Officer Rupert Hogg resigned on Friday amid mounting Chinese regulatory scrutiny ...

Stocks remain resilient, Nifty closes above 11,000 mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 16 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices reversed early losses on Friday and closed marginally higher with auto ...

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Euro slides, Asian equities flat Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - The euro tumbled on Asian markets on Friday, extending losses of recent days.The friendless euro dropped as ...

North Korea Fires More Weapons; Criticizes South Korea

SEOUL - North Korea has launched a fresh round of short-range weapons into the sea off its east coast, South ...

Bhutan: People line the streets to bid adieu to PM Modi

By Malavika Kaur (Ani)Thimphu [Bhutan], Aug 18 (ANI): Hundreds of people, some holding flags, the others offerings like incense sticks ...

Scores Killed In Bombing Of Wedding Party In Afghan Capital

Afghan officials say a suicide-bomb blast killed 63 people and wounded 182 more at a wedding hall in Kabul during ...

Iran Releases Four Women Arrested For Trying To Watch Men's Soccer

Authorities in Tehran have released four Iranian women from a detention center after they were arrested for allegedly dressing as ...

India, Bhutan agree to explore new areas of bilateral cooperation

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Moving beyond hydropower sector, India and Bhutan on Saturday agreed to explore new areas ...

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