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Iran Finally Appoints New Ambassador to China

Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasssemi says upon the proposal of foreign minister and the approval of Iranian president, Mohammad ...


Major Oil-producing Countries Agree to Cut Output

Oil prices climbed sharply Friday after OPEC and other producers led by Russia agreed to cut output to reduce global ...


UN emergency relief fund has never been more critical: Guterres

The mission of the UN's Central Emergency Relief Fund (CERF), which enables humanitarian responders to deliver life-saving assistance whenever and ...


Iran's President: OPEC Deal Yet Another Defeat for US

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' recent agreement in Vienna marked ...


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Sellers out in force on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Sellers continued to pound stocks in Asia on Monday. In Tokyo, Japanese stocks dived after third-quarter GDP ...

Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...

Qatari emir to be absent from GCC summit despite invitation

DOHA, Qatar – What could have started a thawing of the ice in relations between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, ...

China chastises Canada, demands release of Meng Wanzhou

BEIJING, China - Relations between China and Canada worsened over the weekend as the fallout over the arrest of Huawei ...

Thousands of Nissan vehicles recalled due to improper tests

TOKYO, Japan - Citing improper tests carried out on a number of its new units, the Japanese carmaker Nissan has ...

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China Summons US Envoy to Protest Tech Executive's Arrest in Canada

WASHINGTON - China summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing on Sunday to lodge a 'strong protest' over the arrest of ...

Scream of Rage: Peruvians Vote on Corruption Curbs

LIMA, PERU - Peruvians vote Sunday in a referendum aimed at curbing corruption as the South American nation tries to ...

Iran Finally Appoints New Ambassador to China

Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasssemi says upon the proposal of foreign minister and the approval of Iranian president, Mohammad ...

China to Canada: Free Huawei CFO or Face Consequences

BEIJING / OTTAWA - China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately ...

Stranded Sailor in Round-the-World Race is Rescued

A cargo ship has rescued a British woman sailing solo in a round-the-world race who was stranded in the Southern ...

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Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH,Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not be ...


Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...


Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...


Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...


French Yellow Vests engage in clashes, over 500 detained

PARIS, France - Anticipating violent clashes that have broke out in the French capital and in other cities across the ...


John Kelly reportedly to step down as Trump chief of staff

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out of the White ...


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