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US -China trade war poses threat to Russia: Maxim Akimov

Moscow [Russia], May 25 (ANI): The US and China trade war entail risks for the Russian economy "as it will ...

WWII Code Talker and longtime NM lawmaker dies at 94

SANTA FE - John Pinto, a Navajo Code Talker in World War II who became one of the nation's longest ...

India Has Ended Iranian Oil Imports, Ambassador Says

WASHINGTON - India has ended all imports of oil from Iran, its ambassador in Washington says, becoming the latest country ...

Dalai Lama, Tibetan government-in-exile congratulate PM Modi

Xizang [Tibet], May 25 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and National Democratic Alliance (NDA) ...

Modi is 'great man' and 'leader': Donald Trump

Washington [US], May 25 (ANI): A day after ruling BJP secured a resounding victory in the parliamentary elections, US President ...

Injured Wie withdraws from US Women's Open

Los Angeles - US golfer Michelle Wie said Friday the nagging right wrist injury that has sidelined her since March ...

Defying Congress, Trump Sets Arms Sales to Saudis, UAE

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump, saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections ...

Germany coach: A move to Bayern good for Sane

Berlin - Germany coach Joachim Loew said on Friday that a move to Bayern Munich would be good for Manchester ...

(Im)migration Weekly Recap, May 19-24

WASHINGTON - Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, why and how it could impact your life, family ...

Cambodian Authorities Close Polluting Chinese Casino

Authorities in southwestern Cambodia's Sihanoukville province have shut down a Chinese-owned casino accused of polluting an adjacent beach following the ...

Human Trafficking Across Myanmar-China Border Increases in 2019

The number of women from Myanmar being trafficked for marriage to Chinese husbands is increasing, according to statistics kept by ...

Public Protector finds Gordhan guilty of 'improper conduct'

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan guilty of "improper conduct" over his approval of then-deputy ...

Eskom CEO resigns due to 'unimaginable demands' impacting his health

Phakamani Hadebe has announced his sudden resignation as Eskom's chief executive officer, the power utility confirmed to Fin24.Hadebe will leave ...

Old Mutual CEO in no mood to go quietly

Old Mutual has embarked on a transition unlike any in its 174-year history.Suspended by the board for conflicts of interest ...

Semenya to return to track in 2 000m race in Paris suburbs

Paris - Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2 000 metres in a meeting held in the ...

Turmoil Deepens With May's Exit in Britain

LONDON - Theresa May became Britain's prime minister in 2016 after the country's vote to leave the European Union prompted ...

U.S. To Send Additional 1,500 Troops To Mideast For 'Protective' Role

The United States will send 1,500 soldiers to the Middle East to bolster its forces amid rising tensions with Iran.President ...

Armenians debate their star player's refusal to go to Baku

Following star Armenian soccer player Henrikh Mkhitaryan's announcement that he will not travel to a championship match in Baku, Armenians ...

AIDS Watch Council leads candle lighting, free test for HIV awareness

BAGUIO CITY, May 24 (PIA) - - The City AIDS Watch Council AWAC) and its partners led the public in ...

Lagawe deputizes stakeholders to implement ordinances

LAGAWE, Ifugao, May 24 (PIA) - - The local government here has strengthened the implementation of pro-environment and traffic ordinances ...

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Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

CWC19 Warm-up: South Africa defeats Sri Lanka by 87 runs

Cardiff [UK], May 24 (ANI): South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 87 runs on Friday in a warm-up fixture at ...

French Open-hater Kyrgios pulls out citing 'illness'

Paris - Firebrand Nick Kyrgios pulled out of Roland Garros on Friday, just days after saying the French Open "sucks".Organisers ...

Federer plays down title chances on Roland Garros return

Paris - Roger Federer on Friday played down his chances of winning the French Open on his first appearance at ...

Djokovic confident of historic second Slam sweep

Paris - Novak Djokovic believes that his 2016 achievement of holding all four Grand Slam titles at the same time ...

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