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Six Afghan Civilians Killed By Roadside Bomb

An Afghan official said six civilians were killed after their vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb in the eastern ...


Bosnia Detains Six Afghans Linked To Terrorism, Human Trafficking

Six Afghan migrants suspected of links to terrorism and human trafficking have been detained in Bosnia-Herzegovina this year, the country's ...


Iran Says Pakistani Carried Out Deadly Suicide Attack On Troops

The suicide bomber who allegedly carried out last week's deadly attack on Iranian security forces was a Pakistani national, local ...


Not enough resettlement solutions for refugees worldwide, says UN

Despite record numbers of people forcibly displaced across borders, with 1.2 million in need of a new permanent place to ...


International

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Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders picks Muslim to lead campaign

MONTPELIER, Vermont - Soon after announcing he is having another tilt at the presidency, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has named a ...

White House calls ex top FBI official a 'liar and leaker'

NEW YORK, New York - The FBI began an investigation into whether U.S. President Donald Trump was a Russian agent, ...

Police in Western Australia make arrests, seize cash and cocaine

PERTH, Western Australia - An international drug ring operating in the West Australian capital of Perth has been dismantled. In ...

Trump plans to provide 'highly sensitive' nuclear technology to Saudis

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Congressional committee is exploring whether the Trump administration is planning to provide Saudi Arabia with ...

UN: Future of millions of children depend on peace agreement

The peace agreement signed by 15 warring parties in the Central African Republic has been hailed by the UN Children’s ...

U.S. president reaffirms all options open on Venezuela

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has called on the Venezuelan military to abandon their president, and to throw ...

Business

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U.S. stocks made modest gains Wednesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks made modest gains on Wednesday as investors and traders contemplated minutes of the ...

Irish and French ministers confer on post-Brexit fishing

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland's Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed met up with Jean-Yves Le Drian, the ...

Markets across Asia record solid gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Investors ansd traders in Asia were in a good mood Wednesday sending all the major indices out ...

Recovery of Dubai real estate not likely before 2022, says S&P

DUBAI, UAE - The property market in Dubai has been sinking since 2014, and is likely to remain depressed for ...

U.S. stocks close slightly ahead, dollar gives up gains

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street continued its rally on Tuesday, although gains were modest. The big action on ...

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Pak envoy's remarks on Pulwama attack irrelevant: Afghanistan

Kabul (Afghanistan) Feb 21 (ANI): Kabul has rejected as "irrelevant", the recent remarks by Pakistan's ambassador to Afghanistan Zahid Nasrullah, ...


Avalanche Kills Belgian Tourist In Kyrgyzstan

A Belgian woman has been killed by an avalanche in Kyrgyzstan's northern Issyk-Kul region, local authorities said on February 20. ...


Six Afghan Civilians Killed By Roadside Bomb

An Afghan official said six civilians were killed after their vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb in the eastern ...


Bosnia Detains Six Afghans Linked To Terrorism, Human Trafficking

Six Afghan migrants suspected of links to terrorism and human trafficking have been detained in Bosnia-Herzegovina this year, the country's ...


Iran Says Pakistani Carried Out Deadly Suicide Attack On Troops

The suicide bomber who allegedly carried out last week's deadly attack on Iranian security forces was a Pakistani national, local ...


Preliminary Hearings Into Kyrgyz Officials' Corruption Case Begin

BISHKEK -- Preliminary hearings have begun in Kyrgyzstan into a high-profile corruption case against eight close allies of former President ...


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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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