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Chennai: DRI seizes 20 kg gold, four sent to judicial custody

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 16 (ANI): Directorate of Revenue Intelligence's Chennai zonal unit raided multiple locations here in early ...


Duanne Olivier attains career-best position in ICC Test rankings

Dubai [UAE], Jan 16 (ANI): South African fast bowler Duanne Olivier on Tuesday reached a career-best 24th position in the ...


China's Belt And Road Initiative Faces Obstacles in 2019

China is confronting multiple setbacks, flaws, and failures in President Xi Jinpings ambitious overseas infrastructure projectthe Belt and Road Initiative. ...


ODIs: SA must be pushed ? and on better tracks!

Cape Town - Pakistan, backed up by abundant enough statistical data, are likely to give South Africa a fiercer scrap ...


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OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

Asian stock markets on the boil as confidence returns

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday as investors bet the Chinese government would inject some stimulus into ...

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Black box from Lion Air flight that crashed off Jakarta recovered

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Months after the tragic Lion Air flight crash, that left 189 people dead on October 29, 2018, ...

Azerbaijan invites Indian Travellers to 'Take Another Look'

New Delhi [India], Jan 16 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB) the national promotion body designed to support the growth of ...

Japanese cruise ship to visit Iloilo City for Dinagyang Festival

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 16 (PIA) -- Japanese cruise ship "MV Pacific Venus" will arrive in Iloilo City on January 26, ...

TIEZA turns over Sunburst Park to Iloilo City

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 16 (PIA) -- The Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) recently turned over the historic Sunburst ...

Museum, partners hold Kapampangan Love Story Writing Contest

ANGELES CITY, Jan.16 (PIA) -- "The competition aims to promote and preserve the Kapampangan language in its artistic and creative ...

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ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...


U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...


William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...


May faces pressure from those seeking her resignation

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a crushing defeat in the Parliament on Tuesday, after British ...


Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...


Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...


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