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India jumps 14 notches, ranked 63rd in Ease of Doing Business

New Delhi [India], Oct 24 (ANI): India has remarkably improved in ease of doing business, reported World Bank in its ...


Huawei Mate X to go on sale at an eye-watering price

Shenzhen [China], Oct 23 (ANI): Huawei's first-ever foldable smartphone, Mate X, is finally geared up to go on sale in ...


Islamabad set to attend Afghan peace talks in Russia

Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 23 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Affairs spokesperson Mohammad Faisal on Wednesday announced that Islamabad will take part in ...


UN investigator: 11 million North Koreans are undernourished

Food insecurity in North Korea is at "an alarming level", with nearly half the population of 11 million people undernourished, ...


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Northern Ireland man arrested after container found with 39 bodies

LONDON, UK - A 25-year old Northern Irish man has been arrested after a lorry container in Essex, 30 kilometres ...

Kim unlikely to forego nuclear capability without solid guarantees

WASHINGTON, DC - Since the regime in Pyongyang doesn't see any reason to rein in its nuclear weapons program or ...

U.S. tightens net on whistleblower Julian Assange

LONDON, UK - U.S. efforts to have whistleblower Julian Assange extradited from a prison in London to the United States ...

Israel could be forced to polls for third time this year

JERUSALEM, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has failed to form a government, and has given up on being ...

Trudeau holds on to power but with slimmed majority

Canada's federal election campaign highlighted a struggle that caught the world by surprise. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on the ...

U.S. soldiers could remain in Syria, Trump now tweets

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump is now considering leaving some American troops, nearly 200, in Syria to guard ...

Entertainment

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After 'Jungle Cruise', Edgar Ramirez to star in 'The War Has Ended'

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 24 (ANI): Edgar Ramirez who will soon be seen with Dwayne Johnson in 'Jungle Cruise' is ...

Former AP Civil Rights Reporter Kathryn Johnson Dies

ATLANDTA, GA. - Kathryn Johnson, a trailblazing reporter for The Associated Press whose intrepid coverage of the civil rights movement ...

Trump Seeks to Block California as Global Climate Leader

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Wednesday sued to try to block California from engaging in international efforts against climate ...

CULT 2019 creates a cult following at their latest fest

New Delhi [India] Oct 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): CULT 2019, the fourth edition of the Annual Design and Cultural Fest organized by ...

'Molecular spintronics': new technology offers hope for quantum computing

Quantum computers, which work according to the strange rules of quantum mechanics, may one day revolutionise the world. Once we ...

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Japanese carmakers dominate Tokyo expo

TOKYO, Japan - The 46th Tokyo Motor Show got underway Thursday.The biennial exhibition, being held at the Tokyo Big Sight ...


Bourses across Asia mixed, U.S. dollar regains some ground

SYDNEY, NSW - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.In Japan the key Nikkei 225 index jumped 76.48 points or ...


Stocks rise in Asia, dollar remains soft

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday, with gains across the board.Helping sentiment were remarks by U.S. President ...


Sterling jumps to 1.3000, euro also gains

SYDNEY, Australia - The British pound powered higher in the Asian session on Monday, and into early European trading.Sterling was ...


Equity gauges flat despite positive Asian cues, HCL gains by 3 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were flat during early hours on Thursday despite Asian markets rising ...


Facebook fencing lands suspected Strand thieves in the clink

Instead of fencing stolen loot in a dimly lit alley in the dead of night, a group of Strand robbers ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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