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Two women plead not guilty to killing North Korean leader’s half-brother

Police named four North Koreans as suspects in case and an Interpol red notice, an international alert just short of an arrest warrant, has been issued for the North...

King Salman first Saudi monarch to visit Russia

Countries are expected to sign a string of cooperation agreements in the fields of investment and oil trade Manama King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz’s upcoming visit to...

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to draw up plan for refugee repatriation: Minister

United Nations has called the exodus of 507,000 Rohingya since late August the world’s fastest-developing refugee emergency MONITORING DESK DHAKA Bangladesh and...

Theresa May says she can steer Britain through Brexit

ONLINE Manchester Apologizing for losing her Conservative Party’s majority in a June election, Prime Minister Theresa May responded to her critics on Sunday by saying...

World Food Program seeks 75 million dollars for Rohingya crisis

ONLINE Cox‘s Bazar The World Food Program (WFP) appealed for 75 million dollars in emergency aid over the next six months to help alleviate the suffering of Rohingya...

Egypt’s Hasm militants claim attack targeting Myanmar embassy

ONLINE Cairo Egyptian militant group Hasm claimed responsibility for a small explosion at Myanmar’s embassy in Cairo, saying it was in retaliation for that country’s...

Anti-Taliban leader Kabul streets turn violent in annual observance of death of Ahmad Shah Massoud

Sept. 9 is supposed to be a solemn day on the Afghan calendar, the date in 2001 when Ahmad Shah Massoud, an anti-Taliban leader, was killed by Al Qaeda just before the...

Afghan FM to demand greater Indian involvement during talks with Modi

Afghan foreign minister arrived in Delhi on Sunday for delegation-level talks of the ‘’India Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Council’’ INP KABUL/NEW DELHI...

Mexico earthquake death toll rises as recovery efforts pick up

Body of a police officer was found buried under rubble in Juchitan, where a total of 37 people have died. The magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck Thursday night MONITORING...

Destructive winds, rain hit Florida as Hurricane Irma makes landfall in the Keys

National Weather Service said the storm made landfall at 9:10 a.m. on Cudjoe Key, with wind gusts reaching 130 mph MONITORING DESK MIAMI The fierce winds of Hurricane...