Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given new lease of life

Kathmandu, Oct 22 (AFP): A group of tourists sip water at a five-star hotel in Kathmandu, unaware that the green glasses in their hands...

US urges India to balance its security priorities with respect for human rights

Washington, Oct 22 (AFP): The US has urged India to balance its security priorities with respect for human rights in Jammu and Kashmir, a...

Malaysian PM stands by Kashmir remark, says we speak our minds’

Kuala Lumpur, Oct 22 (PTI) A defiant Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday said he stands by his remarks on Kashmir, asserting that...

Death toll in Chile protests rises by three to 15

Santiago, Oct 22 (AFP): The death toll from violent street protests in Chile has risen by three to 15, the government said Tuesday. Eleven of...

157 Killed In Iraq As Military Used Excessive Force During Protests: Report

BAGHDAD, Oct 22 (AFP): The death toll from week-long anti-government protests that erupted in the Iraqi capital and other cities at the start of...

Iraq: American troops leaving Syria cannot stay in Iraq

BAGHDAD, Oct 22 (AP): U.S. troops leaving Syria and heading to neighboring Iraq do not have permission to stay in the country, Iraq's military...

Nobel Peace Prize winner says Ethiopia is ‘readied’ for war, 11 days after award

LONDON, Oct 22 (AFP): Abiy Ahmed, the prime minister of Ethiopia, claimed his country was "readied" if there was a need to go to...

Asian markets rise on China-US trade hopes, pound edges down

Hong Kong, Oct 22 (AFP) Asian markets rose Tuesday on growing optimism that China and the US will sign a partial trade deal next...

Pak Army rejects India’s claim of destroying terror camps in PoK

Islamabad, Oct 21 (PTI) The Pakistan military has rejected as "false" the Indian Army's assertion that it targeted at least three terror camps in...

US-Turkey deadline on Syria expires 1900 GMT Tuesday: Turkish military source

Ankara, Oct 21 (AFP) The deadline for the withdrawal of Kurdish fighters from areas in northeastern Syria expires at 1900 GMT Tuesday, a Turkish...


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