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Rajnath chairs review meeting of Air Wing, Air Acquisition Wing

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a review meeting of the Air Wing and Air ...


National Police Academy gets new director

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 17 (ANI): Odisha cadre IPS officer Abhay on Wednesday took over as the director of Sardar ...


Amid Georgia-Russia crisis, U.S. stays quiet

As Georgia finds itself in the deepest crisis with Russia since the 2008 war between the two countries, Tbilisi's closest ...


Victims' Families Mark Fifth Anniversary Of MH17 Tragedy

Relatives of victims killed in the 2014 downing of a passenger jet over Ukraine are marking the anniversary of the ...


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International Monetary Fund begins search for new managing director

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has intiiated a process to find a new managing director following the ...

RCSI and Stryker to work together on digital health solutions

DUBLIN, Ireland - Stryker on Monday announced the opening of its Digital Platform Services Centre of Excellence in Dublin, Ireland, ...

Briefing: The outlook for Libya's migrant detention centres

More than two weeks after an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital left at least 53 people ...

Amid Georgia-Russia crisis, U.S. stays quiet

As Georgia finds itself in the deepest crisis with Russia since the 2008 war between the two countries, Tbilisi's closest ...

Gibbs gets Euro T20 Slam coaching gig

Cape Town - Former Proteas batsman Herschelle Gibbs has been named the head coach of the Rotterdam Rhinos, a franchise ...

AP Explains: Questions and Answers on New US Asylum Ban

SAN DIEGO - A major immigration policy shift took effect Tuesday to deny asylum to anyone who shows up on ...

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FBI seeks public help in identifying domestic terrorists

WASHINGTON, DC - A list of nearly four dozen observable behavioral signs that someone might be planning to commit an ...

National Broadband Ireland and government yet to finalise contract

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Wednesday outlined the progress being made towards finalising the contract for the National ...

Sterling slides to 27-month low, Asian markets quiet

SYDNEY, Australia - The British pound fell to a more than two-year low on Wednesday amidst burgeoning concerns about Brexit, ...

New York State bans sale of cigarettes to under-age smokers

NEW YORK, New York - A state bill to ban sales of cigarettes to under 21 year-olds was signed by ...

Stocks slide on Wall St as buyers evaporate

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. were patchy and weak on Tuesday with no news to drive ...

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Pakistan ordered to review conviction and sentence of suspected spy

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - In a ruling handed down on Wednesday afternoon, the International Court of Justice at The Hague ...


67,000 Vietnamese maimed by unexploded cluster bombs since war's end

History often focuses on the immediate death toll of war. But hostilities can have longer-term consequences on a population's health.In ...


Delhi Police criticised after girl, 6, is abducted and brutally raped

DELHI, India - A women's advocate group in Delhi has slammed police for their handling of a brutal alleged rape ...


Israel increases fleet of F-35 fighter jets to sixteen

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel has taken delivery of two more brand new F-35 "Adir" jet fighters.The two new jets ...


Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...


Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...


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