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Five Vietnamese Activists Will go on Trial in October

Five Vietnamese activists held without trial for almost two years will now go to court on Oct. 5 in Ho ...

Saudis' High-Speed Train Links Islam's Two Holiest Cities

Saudi Arabia King Salman inaugurated a $6.7 billion high-speed railway Tuesday that will link the two holiest cities in Islam, ...

Raids On Russia-Linked Island Properties Set Finland Abuzz

In Finland, as in many countries, investigations of financial crimes tend to be heavy on forensic accounting, bookkeeping evidence, and ...

Prince William visits Africa ahead of UK wildlife conference

Britain's Prince William is in Africa this week to discuss threats to conservation ahead of a London conference on the ...

Uzbek President to visit India next week

New Delhi [India], Sept 25 (ANI): Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will embark on his maiden state visit to India next ...

Black rhino making a comeback in Chad thanks to relocation from SA

The black rhino may be making a comeback in Chad after nearly 50 years, thanks to a relocation programme involving ...

Home Affairs announces new visa amendments in a bid to boost tourism

In a bid to boost tourism to the country, South Africa is finalising a number of visa waiver agreements with ...

Hong Kong Charity Diverts Annual Mooncake Waste

HONG KONG - At a community center on Shek Lei public housing estate in northern Hong Kong, stacks of mooncake ...

OYO Hotels raises USD 1Bn; to expand global footprints

New Delhi [India], Sep 25 (ANI): OYO on Tuesday announced raising of USD 800 million in the latest financing round ...

Bohol hosts RADIO7CON in heritage, farm tourism info

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, September 15 (PIA)-Preparations now shift to high gear as Bohol information officers from the national and local ...

Gigaba expected to share details of amendments to visa regulations

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba is expected to share more details of government's amendments to the visa regulations on Tuesday ...

HRAB presents giant  wedding cake

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 25 (PIA) - - City folks and visitors were up for another treat on Saturday as the ...

A documentary on MH 370 disappearance finally out

Moscow, [Russia] Sep 24 (ANI): A new documentary on the mysterious disappearance of the Beijing-bound Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is ...

Sushma Swaraj meets foreign counterparts

New York [USA], Sept 24 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Monday met her foreign counterparts on the ...

PM Modi inaugurates 100th airport in Sikkim

Gangtok (Sikkim) [India], Sept 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi underscored his government's commitment to increasing connectivity and boosting transport ...

Negosyo Center soon to rise at MisOr Capitol

MISAMIS ORIENTAL, Sept. 24 (PIA) - Capitol in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) spearheaded the groundbreaking ...

PM Modi inaugurates Sikkim's first ever airport

Gangtok (Sikkim) [India], Sept 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the Pakyong Airport in Sikkim, the first ...

Drake cancels concert due to illness

Washington D.C [USA], Sep 24 (ANI): Rapper Drake recently cancelled yet another set of shows in Miami with the hip-hop ...

Kruger lion goes for casual walk along the highway - now recaptured

A male lion that had escaped from the Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga on Sunday morning has been recaptured, the ...

Maldives Votes in Controversial Presidential Election

Voters in the Maldives cast their ballots Sunday in a controversial presidential election. Both President Abdullah Yameen and opposition candidate ...

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Trump sparks derisive laughter from world leaders at the UN

NEW YORK, U.S. - In his second ever address before the United Nations General Assembly, the U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Swedish PM loses decisive no-confidence vote, will step down

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Weeks after the country's general election delivered a hung parliament, MPs voted in a mandatory no-confidence vote ...

Kavanaugh complains to Senate about character assassination

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hours after the U.S. President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support for the man he chose to replace ...

Russia blames Israel for downed jet, plots future course

MOSCOW, Russia - In the aftermath of the downing of a Russian jet in Syria last week, the Kremlin has ...

Kavanaugh accuser to testify before Senate on Thursday

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Days after a university professor from California made accusations of sexual assault against Donald Trump's Supreme Court ...

Iran vows vengeance after attack on military parade

TEHRAN, Iran - Following one of the worst attacks against Iran's powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp, the country have vowed ...

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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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