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BMW to boost investment in Brilliance Automotive

BEIJING, China - German automaker BMW has decided to increase its investment and take control of its joint venture in ...


Malaysian Leader Mahathir Confirms Decision to Free Uyghurs

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad confirmed on Monday that his government had freed 11 ethnic Uyghur Muslims, saying the refugees ...


Chinese Tourism Benefits Few in Laos, Sources Say

Moves in Laos to promote Chinese tourism in the coming year will benefit mainly Chinese businesses already established in the ...


Woman Jailed in Shanghai Over 'Insult' to Chinese National Anthem

Authorities in China have jailed a woman for live-streaming a video of herself singing the national anthem in a manner ...


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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 ...

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Uganda Hopes Kanye West, Kardashian Visit Boosts Tourism

KAMPALA, UGANDA - American rapper Kanye West and socialite wife Kim Kardashian are visiting Uganda and bringing some much-wanted, positive ...

Namaste England, Badhaai Ho get new release dates

New Delhi [India], Oct 15 (ANI): Two big Bollywood films titled 'Namaste England' and 'Badhai Ho' will now release a ...

?I am just glad to be alive?

"It was like something you only see in movies or CCTV footage but it was happening to me. I heard ...

5 classic Russian novel adaptations Netflix should screen

Culture Oct 15 2018 Alexandra Guzeva TASS Forever staging and airing TV series and film versions of masterpieces written by ...

Which of the Romanovs holds the rights to the Russian throne

After the fall of the Tsarist regime on March 2, 1917, those Romanovs who managed to escape capture by the ...

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OYO Hotels launches project for 2020 in the U.A.E.

DUBAI, U.A.E. - In a bid to expand its footprint across the United Arab Emirates, the South Asian hospitality chain ...


Trump says more tariffs on Chinese goods might be ahead

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has indicated he is not done with introducing tariffs on Chinese-produced goods. He ...


Stock indices dip across Asian markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Asia were generally lower on Monday. The biggest loser was Japan's Nikkei 225. On Saturday ...


Mnuchin wants currency issues included in trade agreements

BALI, INDONESIA - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has given his strongest signal to date that he wants to see ...


Australian jetliner bomber sentenced to hang

SYDNEY, Australia – An ISIS commander who arranged for his brothers to blow up a jetliner over the New South Wales ...


Eyeing sales boost, Amazon announces 50,000 jobs in India

BENGALURU, India - As part of its efforts to boost sales during the Indian festive season, Amazon has decided to ...


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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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