Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Macron to hold crisis meeting after anti-government riots

Paris, Dec 2 (AFP) French President Emmanuel Macron is to hold a crisis meeting on Sunday after anti-government protests in Paris that left 133...

Nearly Seven-Billion-Year-Old “Real Stardust” Found, Say Scientists

Washington, US, Jan 14 (AFP): Researchers said Monday that new techniques have allowed them to identify the oldest solid material ever found on earth. The...

Nepal’s PM calls for foreign investment; seeks major economy boost in next 5 years

Kathmandu, Mar 29 (PTI) Nepal's Prime Minister K P Oli on Friday urged foreign investors, including from India and China, to invest in the...

Ten dead in militant attack on Afghan govt office: officials

JALALABAD, Jul 11 (PTI): A militant attack on a government building in eastern Afghanistan today left at least 10 people dead and another 10...

Free media essential for democracy: UN chief on World Press Freedom Day

United Nations, Apr 26 (PTI): UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has underscored the need for free press disseminating reliable information to maintain peace and...

President Donald Trump says US to withdraw from Syria very soon

WASHINGTON, Mar 30 (PTI): President Donald Trump today said the US troops would withdraw from Syria “very soon” as he lamented that America has...

Russia warns US policies in Syria could ‘ignite’ whole region

Nur-Sultan, Oct 9 (AFP) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday warned of the risks of Washington sending mixed signals on an American withdrawal...

Oil extends gains, eyes on USD 100 a barrel, but Asia markets down

Hong Kong, Oct 02 (AFP): Oil prices built on gains Tuesday after another blistering rally but most markets were in retreat as traders brushed...

Ex-FBI chief James Comey memos add to Trump legal woes

Washington, Apr 21 (AFP): Donald Trump lashed out Friday after memos of his meetings with the FBI’s then chief James Comey depicted the president...

Czech PM says won’t resign if indicted over EU fraud

Prague, Apr 20 (AFP) Czech billionaire Prime Minister Andrej Babis said Saturday he would not resign if indicted for his alleged role in a...


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