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Taliban Claims Responsibility For Deadly Kabul Bomb Blast

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for a bombing in Kabul that killed at least four people. The explosion near a ...


4 dead, 90 injured in Kabul truck bomb explosion

Kabul [Afghanistan], Jan 14 (ANI): Four people reportedly lost their lives, while 90 were injured, including 23 children in a ...


Four Killed, 90 Wounded In Kabul Car-Bomb Attack

KABUL -- At least four people were killed and more than 90 were wounded when a car bomb exploded near ...


Four Killed, 40 Wounded In Kabul Car-Bomb Attack

KABUL -- At least four people were killed and more than 40 were wounded when a car bomb exploded near ...


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Canadian drug smuggler's death sentence 'horrific', family says

BEIJING, China - The family of a Canadian man, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who has been sentenced to death in China ...

Rahaf Mohammed: 18-Year-Old Saudi Teen Says Fleeing and Seeking Asylum

TORONTO, Canada - Rahaf Mohammed, an 18-year-old Saudi teenager who fled from her family and sought refuge in Canada states ...

Kenya suffers deadly Al Shabaab attack: Seven killed

NAIROBI, Kenya - The Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group, Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack at a luxury ...

After defying U.S. warnings, Iran's bold satellite launch fails

TEHRAN, Iran - Merely days after receiving a warning from authorities in Washington, against undertaking planned launches, Iran has announced ...

Up to 80% of youth in U.S. detention centers re-offend in 3 years

Children under 12 will no longer be treated as criminals in the state of California when they break the law, ...

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, ...

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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 ...

Newmont Mining to buy Goldcorp in deal worth $10 billion

COLORADO, U.S. - In what has become the second high-profile merger in the mining industry in less than 12 months, ...

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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, ...


Deadly coal mine accident in China's Shaanxi province kills 21 miners

BEIJING, China - In what is being dubbed as the deadliest mining accident in China this year, 21 miners were ...


Anderson suffers shock Australian Open defeat

Melbourne - South Africa's Kevin Anderson was upset by unseeded American Frances Tiafoe in the Australian Open second round on ...


Lessons learnt for SA young gun Harris

Melbourne - Lloyd Harris says he learnt valuable lessons from his first round defeat to Daniil Medvedev at the Australian ...


Turkmenistan: Foal play is suspected

President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov is very fond of pointing. There is no counting the number of meetings at which he has ...


Record books favour Anderson ahead of Tiafoe clash

Cape Town - South African tennis star Kevin Anderson will go into Wednesday's Australian Open second round encounter confident he ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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