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Iran, EU officials meet on nuclear deal...

Iran, EU officials meet on nuclear deal...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 16 2019

The talks follow attacks Thursday on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman that the United States has blamed...

Maldives seek foreign help to deal with...

Maldives seek foreign help to deal with...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

As many as 160 Maldivians are thought to be held in detention camps after the fall of IS in March

Massive power outage hits Argentina,...

Massive power outage hits Argentina,...

Latin America

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Two Argentine power companies confirmed the failure knocked out electricity throughout Argentina, without...

Tunisia fishermen turn life-savers in...

Tunisia fishermen turn life-savers in...

Africa

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Since May 31, Tunisia itself has barred 75 migrants from coming ashore after they were saved in international...

Corruption tainted Guatemala set to...

Corruption tainted Guatemala set to...

Latin America

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Gang violence, poverty and streams of US-bound migrants have dominated campaigning in Central America's...

Severe heat kills 49 in Bihar

Severe heat kills 49 in Bihar

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Most of the victims were aged above 50 and were rushed to hospitals in semi-conscious state with symptoms...

India hikes tariffs on 28 US goods

India hikes tariffs on 28 US goods

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

India is the number two market of California almonds and Washington apples

G20 set to agree on marine plastic pollution...

G20 set to agree on marine plastic pollution...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Plastic pollution has become an increasing international concern, particularly after bans imposed on...

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for tanker...

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for tanker...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Attacks on two oil tankers on Thursday, which the United States also blamed on Iran, have raised fears...

Pakistan politician does livestream...

Pakistan politician does livestream...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

The online stream of regional minister Shaukat Yousafzai speaking with journalists went viral on...

Bhutan to double teacher pay

Bhutan to double teacher pay

South Asia

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Medical professionals in the nation of 750,000 people will also get a raise, with those with nine years'...

Boris Johnson rejects 'white flag' of...

Boris Johnson rejects 'white flag' of...

Europe

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Johnson said London could finally get what it wanted once it made abundantly clear to Brussels that it...

US releases grainy video of 'Iran forces'...

US releases grainy video of 'Iran forces'...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The crew of an Iranian patrol boat removing an object from the hull of a vessel whose markings appear...

Tanker hit in Gulf attacks heads to...

Tanker hit in Gulf attacks heads to...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The Kokuka Courageous was rocked by explosions as it passed through the Gulf of Oman on Thursday

7 die cleaning Indian hotel septic...

7 die cleaning Indian hotel septic...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The hotel owner has been charged with causing death due to negligence following the incident Friday night...

Nepal activists call for end of animal...

Nepal activists call for end of animal...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Animal rights campaigners face an uphill struggle in Nepal, where Hindus make up 80% of the...

Mediterranean countries ramp up efforts...

Mediterranean countries ramp up efforts...

World

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The four countries-Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Malta are the main point of entry to Europe for many of...

Hong Kong braces for huge rally after...

Hong Kong braces for huge rally after...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Organizers are hoping for another mammoth turnout as they vowed to keep pressure on chief executive Carrie...

Notre-Dame of Paris to celebrate first...

Notre-Dame of Paris to celebrate first...

Europe

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The mass -- led by Archbishop of Paris Michel Aupetit -- will be celebrated on a very small scale late...

5 policemen killed in Maoist attack...

5 policemen killed in Maoist attack...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 15 2019

The policemen were patrolling in a market when the rebels disarmed and shot them at close range

Saudi intercepts five Huthi drones in...

Saudi intercepts five Huthi drones in...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The drones targeted Abha airport, where a rebel missile on Wednesday left 26 civilians wounded