Mon, 19 Aug 2019

India Again Tightens Kashmir Curbs After Overnight Clashes

Authorities in Indian-held Kashmir reimposed limits on people's movement on August 18 following a flare-up in violence as officials claimed ...

Hong Kong Protesters Continue Weekend Demonstrations

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets Sunday in rain-drenched Hong Kong for another anti-government rally.This is the ...

Indian women's team hold Australia to 2-2 draw at Olympic Test Event

Toyko [Japan], Aug 18 (ANI): The Indian women's hockey team held Australia to a 2-2 draw in their second round-robin ...

Ghana's pact with China to explore bauxite threatens a unique forest

Ghana's Atewa forest is one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the country. It is seen as the ...

Chandrayaan-2 to land on the lunar south polar region on Sept 7: ISRO

New Delhi [India], Aug 18 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday stated that India's indigenous moon mission - ...

Kashmir issue linked with Pakistan's security: DG ISPR Asif Ghafoor

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 17 (ANI): Pakistan on Saturday linked Kashmir issue with its security and urged the world to take ...

Khan Welcomes UN Security Council Discussions On Kashmir

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan on August 17 welcomed the UN Security Council's decision to discuss tensions in the disputed ...

Hong Kong: Hundreds take part in teachers' rally braving downpour

Hong Kong, Aug 17 (ANI): Hundreds of Hong Kong teachers and supporters on Saturday braved heavy downpour as they took ...

Imran Khan 'welcomes' UNSC meeting on Kashmir issue

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 17 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday "welcomed" the UN Security Council meeting on the ...

Sources: US to Give Huawei More Time to Buy American-Made Parts

SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese ...

China Displays Police Muscle Near Hong Kong Before Weekend Rallies

SHENZHEN, CHINA - Members of China's paramilitary People's Armed Police marched and practiced crowd control tactics at a sports complex ...

US urges India to lift market access barriers in trade

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): The US Deputy Secretary of State John J Sullivan on Friday urged India to ...

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 ...

Trump Administration Tells of Plans to Sell F-16s to Taiwan

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration has informed Congress it plans to sell F-16 fighters worth $8 billion to Taiwan in ...

After failing at UNSC, Pak cries foul

New York [US], Aug 17 (ANI): After China and Pakistan failed to censure India at United Nations Security Council, Islamabad ...

Recession Fears Prompt Many to Rethink Global Economic Integration

Fears of a global recession mounted this week, as a host of factors combined to send investors retreating to the ...

UN Security Council Discusses Kashmir Escalation

UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council met privately Friday to discuss India's Aug. 5 decision to revoke the special ...

China, Pakistan fail to censure India at UNSC

New York [USA], (ANI) Aug 16: The China-Pakistan axis failed tonight at the UN Security Council (UNSC) closed-door meeting when ...

Man calmly sits next to severed arm after accident

He was strolling home from work when his left forearm was hit by a passing vehicle.The limb went flying and ...

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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 ...

Volkswagen, Nissan to get tax breaks for plants in Ghana

Ghana will offer tax breaks of up to 10 years to automakers that set up local manufacturing plants, as the ...

President Kovind inaugurates presidential guest house in Mumbai

Mumbai [Maharashtra], Aug 18 [ANI]: President Ram Nath Kovind here on Saturday inaugurated the presidential guest house at Raj Bhavan, ...

DRZ(North) organises awareness campaign on Jal Shakti Abhiyan

Udhampur (Jammu Kashmir) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Directorate Resettlement Zone (North) organised an awareness campaign on Jal Shakti Abhiyan (JSA) ...

China Displays Police Muscle Near Hong Kong Before Weekend Rallies

SHENZHEN, CHINA - Members of China's paramilitary People's Armed Police marched and practiced crowd control tactics at a sports complex ...

Virgin Galactic Reveals Futuristic Outpost for Space Tourism

Spaceport America is no longer just a shiny shell of hope that space tourism would one day launch from this ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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