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US think tank report detects 'secret' N Korean missile base

Washington DC [USA], Jan 22 (ANI): Despite North Korea repeatedly committing to achieve denuclearisation, a report by a US-based think ...


S Korea, US discuss second Trump-Kim summit

Seoul [South Korea], Jan 21 (ANI): South Korea and the United States on Monday held talks on the upcoming second ...


Why is Fortis buying the Assets of Singapore-listed Trust

By Lee Kah Whye Singapore, Jan 21 (ANI): Last week, the Trustee-Manager of RHT Health Trust, a business trust listed ...


Chiropractor, insurance agents charged for defrauding Manulife Singapore - Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: A chiropractor and two insurance agents were chargedon Tuesday (Jan 22) withconspiring to cheat insurer Manulife Singapore usingfalsified insurance ...


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Taliban launches assault on Afghan military base after day-long attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents launched a series of attacks across Afghanistan over the weekend, killing more than 50 people ...

U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by the ...

Global inequality soars: Shocking gap between rich and poor revealed

  LONDON, U.K. - The shocking gap between the rich and poor across the world was revealed in a new ...

U.S. president and vice president pay tribute to Martin Luther King

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unscheduled visit to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington on Monday, ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

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Taliban launches assault on Afghan military base after day-long attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents launched a series of attacks across Afghanistan over the weekend, killing more than 50 people ...

U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by the ...

U.S. president 'looking forward' to meeting Kim Jong-un again

WASHINGTON DC - Following news that a second summit is planned between the leaders of the United States with North ...

Russia's Putin Says 'Work Remains' Before Peace Deal With Japan

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that 'work remains' before Russia can reach a peace treaty with Japan to formally ...

Kyrgyzstan: Soccer heroes narrow defeat leaves fans proud and bitter

By any measure, Kyrgyzstans run to the knockout stages of the AFC Asian Cup an international soccer tournament the country ...

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WhatsApp messenger limits forwards in a bid to crackdown on rumors

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Facebook owned popular messaging service, WhatsApp has revealed plans to fight misinformation and rumors through its ...


Philippine financial service firm, Cebuana Lhuillier flags data breach

MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' largest non-bank financial service provider, Cebuana Lhuillier has revealed details of a massive data breach, which ...


Championing a cause in marketing can cause side effects

Gillette has launched a new marketing campaign, “The Best Men Can Be,” with an ad that has gone viral. The ...


NFL announces international schedule for 2019

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The National Football League has announced the matchups for its five 2019 international regular-season ...


Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...


Social media giant to recuit additional 1,000 employees this year

DUBLIN, Ireland - Facebook has cemented its support for Ireland as its international base with an announcement that it is ...


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