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Navalny Aide Volkov's Jail Term Cut, To Be Released On June 18

A Moscow court cut by half the 15-day jail term handed down earlier to a close aide of opposition figure ...


'Fewer but newer' nuclear arms in the world, says report

The overall number of nuclear warheads in the world has declined in the past year but nations are modernising their ...


Putin Trust Ratings Slip In New Survey By State-Funded Pollster

Russians' trust in President Vladimir Putin has slipped again, according to a survey by Russia's main state-funded pollster released just ...


Five films not to miss from the 2019 Sydney Film Festival

A "top five" list from a major film festival will inevitably annoy many people, because, by necessity, there are many ...


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Wall Street marks time ahead of Fed decision

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks made solid gains on Monday, while the broader industrial markets were less exuberant.The ...

London-Shanghai stock link acclaimed as 'groundbreaking'

SHANGHAI, China – Firms from the United Kingdom will be the first companies to list mainland China in the new ...

Brexit Uncertainty Impacts U.K. Business Investment in the Short Term

LONDON, UK – As stated by the British Chambers of Commerce or BCC, firms are starting to put resources into ...

Ireland now manages around 90% of transatlantic air traffic

DUBLIN, Ireland - Last week, the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) celebrated the centenary of transatlantic flight; the remarkable achievement of ...

Shares in Japan and Hong make gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday with gains being recorded in Japan and Hong Kong, while ...

Abu Dhabi and UAE wealth funds reshuffle du holdings

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates government's sovereign wealth fund has taken a controlling interest in Dubai telco, du.The ...

International

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Grisly deaths for 10 detainees in gang fight in Paraguay penitentiary

ASUNCION, Paraguay - Ten prisoners in a jail in Paraguay have been killed after a riot broke out on Sunday.Half ...

George Clooney Fraudsters Finally Caught in Thailand

PATTAYA, Thailand - Francesco Galdelli and Vanja Goffi had been dubbed as the Italian versions of Bonnie and Clyde.Both are ...

Indian Magician Disappeared After Doing a Houdini Trick in the River

KOLKATA, India– Chanchal Lahiri, a magician from India, disappeared in the Hooghly river after attempting to escape from a chain ...

American and Saudi Arabian militaries conduct exercises in Gulf

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The U.S. and Saudi Arabia militaries conducted joint drills in the Arabian Gulf on Sunday.The exercises ...

Bombings in Kenya, Somalia and Cameroon leave 20 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya - In a shocking weekend in East and Central Africa three separate attacks have claimed the lives of ...

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UN gives ultimatum to Yemen rebels over reports of aid theft

The World Food Programme will start to suspend its operations in parts of the country Houthi rebels control as soon ...


A loan, not a gift: Merging business and aid in Afghanistan

Bost University Hospital is only a half-hour drive from Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan's restive Helmand province, but it has something ...


U.S. Again Accuses Iran Of Tanker Attack, Sends Troops To Middle East

The U.S. military has released additional photos that it claims bolster allegations that Iran was responsible for attacks last week ...


Radamel Falcao backs Messi after Argentina lose to Colombia

Leeds [UK], June 18 (ANI): Colombia player Radamel Falcao has backed Argentina bigwig Lionel Messi saying that fans are never ...


Police arrest protestors against hydropower projects in PoK

Muzaffarabad [PoK], Jun 16 (ANI): At least 60 demonstrators were arrested and many others manhandled by the police during a ...


Muzaffarabad: 60 arrested for protesting against hydropower projects

Muzaffarabad [PoK], Jun 16 (ANI): At least 60 demonstrators were arrested and many others manhandled by the police during a ...


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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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