Tue, 20 Aug 2019

US gives Huawei 90-day reprieve on ban

The Trump administration gave Huawei Technologies a 90-day reprieve on Monday from a ban on doing business with US companies, ...

Prince William, Kate Middleton likely to call off Pakistan visit

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 19 (ANI): Prince William and wife Kate Middleton, who had plans of travelling to Pakistan later this ...

West Bengal: Injured leopard attacks man in Alipurduar

Alipurduar (West Bengal) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): An injured female leopard attacked a man who was clicking her pictures in ...

Equity gauges end flat, Yes Bank falls 3 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended in the green on Monday but last hour selling pressure ...

JCB issues new credit card in India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Although India has a fast-growing economy, the dominant method of payment is still cash, ...

Pak summons Indian envoy yet again

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 19 (ANI): Pakistan on Monday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner Gaurav Ahluwalia for the fifth time in ...

Why do I dwell on the past?

Many of us enjoy writing in a diary, reading autobiographies or nostalgically reflecting with others about past times.Why is remembering ...

Equity indices in the green, pharma and IT stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were in the positive zone during early hours on Monday following ...

Myths about disaster survivors stall the global response to climate change

The 2018 report from the the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a United Nations body that assesses climate change ...

Hockey India congratulates Kothajit Singh on featuring in 200th match

New Delhi [India], Aug 18 (ANI): Hockey India congratulated defender Kothajit Singh Khadangbam for featuring in his 200th international match ...

Bhutan: People line the streets to bid adieu to PM Modi

By Malavika Kaur (Ani)Thimphu [Bhutan], Aug 18 (ANI): Hundreds of people, some holding flags, the others offerings like incense sticks ...

Scores Killed In Bombing Of Wedding Party In Afghan Capital

Afghan officials say a suicide-bomb blast killed 63 people and wounded 182 more at a wedding hall in Kabul during ...

Iran Releases Four Women Arrested For Trying To Watch Men's Soccer

Authorities in Tehran have released four Iranian women from a detention center after they were arrested for allegedly dressing as ...

HRW Calls On Iran To Release Women Detained For Flouting Stadium Ban

Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on Iran on August 16 to release women detained for allegedly dressing as men to ...

Security Laws Making Australia a Secretive State, Media Leaders Say

SYDNEY - Media organizations say Australia has become a secretive state that is actively restricting the press. The leaders of ...

Myanmar's Trade in Jade Now Dominated by Chinese Buyers Online

Myanmar's trade in jade is now dominated by direct sales online, with the highly valuable stone often smuggled untaxed across ...

Syrian athletics team ranks second in West Asia Juniors Championship

Beirut, SANA- The Syrian athletics team has continued to harvest more medals at West Asia Juniors Championship currently held in ...

India: Ensure Rights Protections in Kashmir

(New York) - The Indian government should ensure that rights are protected after lifting some restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir ...

Finland Supports INSTEX in Defiance of US

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto voiced his country's support for INSTEX, a financial mechanism that the European ...

Afghanistan: FIFA Sexual Abuse Investigations Stall

(New York) - The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) needs to act more swiftly on complaints and evidence brought ...

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System to reduce pollution, cut traffic congestion planned for China

BEIJING, China, The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $200 million loan to China.The funding is to support the ...

Chinese central bank adjusts interest rate-settings, stocks advance

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Hong made solid gains on Monday.Support for Chinese stocks followed a decision on ...

In Kim's Threats and Appeasement, Experts See Move to Manipulate Trump

Connie Kim and Oh Taek-sung of the VOA Korean Service contributed to this report.WASHINGTON - North Korean leader Kim Jong ...

Kudlow defends Trump attempt to restructure trade relations with China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser has ridiculed the idea that the country is facing a ...

Argentine president replaces treasury minister

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Nicolas Dujovne has been replaced as Minister for the Treasury in Argentina, in a shock move ...

Expo 2020 Dubai to feature 220,000 square metres nursery

DUBAI, UAE - In October next year, Dubai will take to the world stage for a long antipated international event ...

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