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Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

Elvis's grandson dead at the age of 27, reportedly shot himself

WASHINGTON, DC - American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley's son Benjamin Keough has died at the age of 27. The news ...

Jail time for man who ripped off thousands of U.S. troops and veterans

SAN ANTONIO, Texas - A man who hacked into the U.S. military's databases and stole personal information relating to thousands ...

Humanitarian aid to continue after UNSC pact on access points

NEW YORK, New York - Sanity prevailed on Saturday as last minute efforts to stitch up a renewal of the ...

Trump applauds U.S. Southern Command in efforts to combat drug trade

MIAMI, Florida - U.S. President Donald Trump went to Florida on Friday for a briefing on what he said has ...

Human rights commissioner alarmed at plight of Lebanese population

GENEVA, Switzerland - Lebanon, faced with an economy in upheaval, mass protests, and the crippling effects of the coronavirus is ...

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Kazakhstan: Website seeks to put faces to coronavirus tragedy

A consortium of news outlets in Kazakhstan has launched a website listing the names of all known coronavirus fatalities in ...

Vidhu P Nair appointed India's next ambassador to Turkmenistan

New Delhi [India], July 13 (ANI): Vidhu P Nair, Foreign Service Officer of batch 2002, has been appointed as the ...

Pak to resume Afghan exports through Wagah border

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 13 (ANI): Pakistan on Monday said it has decided to resume Afghan exports through Wagah border crossing ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan resume fighting

A series of clashes on the Armenia-Azerbaijan border has resulted in the deaths of three Azerbaijani soldiers in the heaviest ...

Azerbaijan resumes shelling of Armenian positions

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Azerbaijani military on Monday, July 13 morning resumed provocations and continued to shell Armenian positions, Defense Ministry ...

Asia Album: Blue Mosque reopens in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan

People take a selfie in front of the Blue Mosque in Mazar-i-Sharif, capital of Balkh province, northern Afghanistan, July 11, ...