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6.1 magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

Taipei [Taiwan], Apr 18 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale jolted Taiwan on Thursday noon, according to ...


Tsai Says Chinese Drills Threaten Taiwan but is Not Intimidated

TAIPEI - Taiwan is not intimidated by China's military drills this week, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Tuesday, after the ...


Wee- Is Malaysia negotiating with China or Taiwan on ECRL?

Wee: Is Malaysia negotiating with China or Taiwan on ECRL? - Nation The Star Online PETALING JAYA: Is Malaysia negotiating ...


Samsung to inspect Galaxy Fold smartphone aft...

Samsung to inspect Galaxy Fold smartphone aft... Taiwan News TAIPEI (Taiwan News) South Korean electronics giant Samsung said Thursday (April ...


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LogMeIn opens new international hub in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - A leading provider of cloud-based connectivity and recognized as one of the world’s 10 largest public Software-as-a-Service ...

Greenback shines as stocks diop acfross Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks finished in negatiove territory across the board on Thursday. The U.S. dollar however was in demand ...

NFL releases schedule for 256-game 2019 season

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The NFL announced its season schedule for 2019 on Wednesday night. The 17-week, 256-game ...

G20 to meet in Riyadh in November 2020

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The dates have been set for the G20 Leaders’ Summit being hosted by Saudi Arabia in ...

U.S. stocks close little changed, health shares hold markets back

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street was little changed on Wednesday as buyers and sellers evened out the trading. ...

Asian stock markets lack direction Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Buyers were less dominant on Asian markets Wednesday, despite Tuesday's worldwide rally. Nonetheless bourses in Japan and ...

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North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Shortages Hit Cuba, Raising Fears of New Economic Crisis

BAUTA, CUBA - After two decades of relative stability fueled by cheap Venezuelan oil, shortages of food and medicine have ...

Hong Kong Journalists 'Pressured Not to Mention Independence': Survey

Press freedom in Hong Kong is at a new low in the eyes of its residents and journalists, with the ...

Pakistan Refrains From Condemning Afghan Taliban's Offensive

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan warned Thursday that an escalation in hostilities could derail U.S.-led peace efforts in Afghanistan, although it apparently ...

Kim-Putin to meet in Russia in late April

Moscow [Russia], Apr 18 (ANI): North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will travel to Russia for a meeting with President Vladimir ...

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Massive healthcare fraud schemes uncovered in United States

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 ...


Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...


North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...


Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...


Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...


Egyptians to get final say on changes to constitution

CAIRO, Egypt - The man who deposed Egypt's first elected president in decades, will now likely hold the office for ...


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