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Uzbekistan: When will Bukhara's Jews get their own museum

As twilight descends on the old quarter of Bukhara just off the bustling Lyab-i Hauz square, the hum of Hebrew ...


Iran Denies U.S. Downed One Of Its Drones In Strait Of Hormuz

Iran has denied that a U.S. warship downed an Iranian drone in the strategic Strait of Hormuz after it threatened ...


Eight Injured Evacuating 'Strange-Smelling' Plane At Moscow Airport

Eight passengers were injured while evacuating a Boeing 737 aircraft at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport after midnight on July 19.As the ...


The waterwheel plant is a carnivorous, underwater snap-trap

Sign up to the Beating Around the Bush newsletter here, and suggest a plant we should cover at batb@theconversation.edu.au.Billabongs in ...


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In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 rises by 420 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks soared in Asia on Friday, while the U.S. dollar rebounded from sharp falls in New York.In ...

Education the biggest growth sector in UAE job postings

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates has registered an impressive 18 percent growth in online job postings compared to ...

U.S. stock markets close slightly higher, dollar drops sharply

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were slightly higher on Thursday with the main action on foreign exchange markets ...

China-U.S. trade tensions pose largest risk to Asian economies

MANILA, Philippines - Developing Asia will maintain strong but moderating growth this year and next, as supportive domestic demand counteracts ...

Japanese stocks fall by nearly 2% as world sell-off continues

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stocks fell sharply on Thursday, as the global sell-off continued.In Tokyo stocks shattered with the key ...

DAB+ digital radio to go on-air and online in Canberra Friday

CANBERRA, Australia - Commercial radio will officially switch on DAB+ digital radio broadcasts in Canberra on Friday.All four commercial radio ...

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Major casualties as 2 car bombs explode outside police HQ in Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - At least a dozen people were killed and and around ninety were wounded on Thursday when two ...

Millions of children impacted by severe flooding in Asia

SOUTHEAST ASIA - Heavy rainfall, severe flooding and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh have killed at least 93 children, ...

Peacebuiilding youth need protection, says UN envoy

NEW YORK, New York - After visiting refugee camps in Jordan, UN-backed schools in Gaza, municipalities in Kosovo and Youth ...

Moon mission got huge support from U.S. military

On July 20, 1969, history was made when two Apollo 11 astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, became the first ...

FBI seeks public help in identifying domestic terrorists

WASHINGTON, DC - A list of nearly four dozen observable behavioral signs that someone might be planning to commit an ...

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Briefing: The outlook for Libya's migrant detention centres

More than two weeks after an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital left at least 53 people ...


Gibraltar Extends Detention of Iranian Tanker For 30 Days

Gibraltar's Supreme Court has ruled that a seized Iranian oil tanker suspected of violating European Union sanctions on Syria can ...


India submits dossier to Pakistan on pro-Khalistan activities

New Delhi [India], July 19 (ANI): India has handed over a 23-page dossier to Pakistan on 15 individuals allegedly involved ...


Merkel says Trump tweets 'go against what makes America great'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday condemned US President Donald Trump's xenophobic tweets against four minority Democratic congresswomen, saying the ...


'ISupportHafizSaeed' trends on Pak Twitter

New Delhi [India], July 19 (ANI): Just days after Pakistan arrested 26/11 terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, 'ISupportHafizSaeed' was seen ...


Are Syrian refugees a danger to the West?

While today's news is full of stories about refugees and migrants to the U.S. from Central America, the plight of ...


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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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