Thursday, December 12, 2019

Donald Trump To Nominate Indian-American As Commissioner Of Federal Trade Commission

WASHINGTON, Oct 20 (PTI): US President Donald Trump intends to nominate an Indian-American financial services expert as a commissioner to the Federal Trade Commission,...

UN Committee Slams French “Burqa Ban” For “Violating” Rights

GENEVA, Oct 23 (AFP): The UN Human Rights Committee on Tuesday criticised France's so-called burqa ban, saying the law "violated" the rights of two...

China promotes official in-charge of border talks with India

Beijing, Oct 24 (PTI): China’s top diplomat and Special Representative for India-China border talks has been elected to the powerful Central Committee of the...

Afghan Residents Risk Their Lives To Vote In Delayed Kandahar Poll

KANDAHAR, Oct 27 (AFP): Afghans risked their lives to vote in legislative elections in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, after the Taliban-claimed killing of a...

Taliban kill 9 police in eastern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, Oct 28 (AP): At least nine police officers were killed Saturday in separate attacks by Taliban insurgents on police checkpoints in eastern...

Afghanistan: Helicopter crash kills 25 in Farah, seven killed in suicide attack outside Pul-e-Charkhi...

Kabul, Oct 31 (AP): An Afghan official says an army helicopter carrying senior officials has crashed in bad weather in the western Farah province,...

John F Kennedy assassinator’s toe tag may sell for $50,000

Boston, Oct 31 (PTI): The original toe tag used to identify the body of Lee Harvey Oswald – John F Kennedy’s assassinator – is...

China seeks to rebrand global image with import expo

BEIJING , Nov 4 (AP) — Facing a blizzard of trade complaints, China is throwing an “open for business” import fair hosted by President...

North Korea Brands President Trump A ‘Warmonger’ As His Asia Tour Moves To Hanoi

HANOI, VIETNAM, Nov 11 (AFP): US President Donald Trump was due to land in Hanoi on Saturday, as North Korea slammed his "warmonger" Asia...

Man sentenced for mail bomb, threats to Swedish lawmakers

Stockholm, Nov 9 (AP) A Swedish man was convicted of attempted murder Friday for sending a letter bomb to a bitcoin company in London...


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