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September 23: What happened this day...

September 23: What happened this day...

World

Mon, Sep 23 2019

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising...

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising...

Middle East

Mon, Sep 23 2019

Tensions between Iran and the US and its allies have threatened to boil over since May last year when...

Juncker: Not too late for Brexit...

Juncker: Not too late for Brexit...

Europe

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Juncker described as 'constructive and partly positive' his talks with British Prime Minister...

Iran may release British-flagged tanker...

Iran may release British-flagged tanker...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The Stena Impero was detained by Iran's Revolutionary Guards in the Strait of Hormuz waterway for...

Stealth bomber for Area 51 crowd? US...

Stealth bomber for Area 51 crowd? US...

North America

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The US military has disowned previous social media posts that some people also criticized as threatening...

China's Alit rejects Sri Lanka leader's...

China's Alit rejects Sri Lanka leader's...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Sri Lanka's Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) said on Wednesday it will probe the...

Biden urges investigation into Trump...

Biden urges investigation into Trump...

North America

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Trump's July 25 telephone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is at the centre of an...

Van Dijk threatens to eclipse Ronaldo-Messi...

Van Dijk threatens to eclipse Ronaldo-Messi...

Football

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Van Dijk, Ronaldo and Messi are the three men's finalists for The Best Player award, with the winner...

A historic first? Israel's Arabs could...

A historic first? Israel's Arabs could...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 22 2019

A surge in turnout gave the Arab-dominated Joint List 13 of the Knesset's 120 seats

China: Maldives is not mired in a Chinese...

China: Maldives is not mired in a Chinese...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The ruling Maldivian Democratic Party, fears the debts to China could run as high as $3 billion and risk...

Erdogan: Turkey is prepared for possible...

Erdogan: Turkey is prepared for possible...

Europe

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Turkey has been angered by US support for Kurdish-led forces which fought Islamic State in Syria

Infantino: Iran has assured women can...

Infantino: Iran has assured women can...

Football

Sun, Sep 22 2019

"We have been assured, that as of the next international game of Iran, women will be allowed to...

10 dead in China as truck loses control...

10 dead in China as truck loses control...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Investigations are continuing

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising...

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Rouhani also said Iran would present a peace plan to the United Nations in the coming days

Summit chairman Aziz slips 6 notches...

Summit chairman Aziz slips 6 notches...

World

Sun, Sep 22 2019

His net worth decreased to $850 million from $910 million in a year

India seizes 1 ton of ketamine on boat,...

India seizes 1 ton of ketamine on boat,...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The six Myanmar men and cargo were taken to Port Blair, the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands,...

Flights cancelled as Typhoon Tapah approaches...

Flights cancelled as Typhoon Tapah approaches...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Tapah, with gusts up to 162km per hour, was expected to draw near Nagasaki prefecture overnight

Sri Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter...

Sri Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Sirisena, who is also the minister in charge of law and order, has said that all those responsible for...

Battered Trudeau gets brief reprieve...

Battered Trudeau gets brief reprieve...

North America

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Trudeau returned to Ottawa on Friday and goes back on the campaign trail on Sunday afternoon

Infographic: Saudi Arabia says Iranian...

Infographic: Saudi Arabia says Iranian...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 22 2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil installations...

Saudi: If attack launched from Iran,...

Saudi: If attack launched from Iran,...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Riyadh has rejected a claim by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement that it carried out the strikes...