Trump says Kim summit to take place on June 12 in Singapore

May 11, 2018 8:03 am0 comments
Trump says Kim summit to take place on June 12 in Singapore

Trump’s historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Singapore on June 12. Washington: US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Singapore on June 12. “We will both try to make it […]

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Russia’s Putin sworn in for another six years in office

May 8, 2018 8:06 am0 comments
Russia’s Putin sworn in for another six years in office

Putin re-elected with over 70 % support; hundreds of anti-Putin protesters detained at weekend as he faces challenges with economy, succession   MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin was sworn in for another six years as Russian president on Monday, buoyed by popular support but weighed down too by a costly confrontation with […]

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe parliament appearance over diamonds delayed

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe parliament appearance over diamonds delayed

The hearing on graft in the diamond industry has been postponed 08-05-2018 Tuesday, Harare:  Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe will not appear before a parliament committee this week to answer questions on multi-billion-dollar corruption in the diamond industry after the hearing was postponed, a lawmaker said on Monday. The 94-year-old […]

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Oil hits 3-and-a-half year high ahead of US announcement on Iran

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Oil hits 3-and-a-half year high ahead of US announcement on Iran

Speculation Trump will abandon nuclear deal leaves oil above $70 a barrel 08-05-2018 Tuesday, New York: Oil prices closed at three and a half year peaks Monday ahead of a US announcement on Iran policy as global equity markets pushed higher. Speculation that US President Donald Trump would exit the […]

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Twitter urges all users to change passwords

May 4, 2018 7:58 am0 comments
Twitter urges all users to change passwords

Social network issues advice to 330m users after glitch causes passwords to be revealed 04-05-2018 Friday Twitter Inc urged its more than 330 million users to change their passwords after a glitch caused some of them to be stored in plain text on its internal computer system. The social network […]

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First US death in romaine lettuce E.coli outbreak

May 3, 2018 8:06 am0 comments

Officials have still not identified the source of the outbreak, which occurred last month Los Angeles, May 3- US health authorities on Wednesday reported the first death in an outbreak of E.coli bacteria in romaine lettuce that has sickened 121 people across the US. No details about the victim were […]

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At least 6 killed in double blasts in Kabul

April 30, 2018 8:22 am0 comments

The first explosion was soon followed by another 30-04-2018 Monday, Kabul – An Afghan official says initial reports show at least six people were killed and 14 were wounded in double explosions in central Kabul. Mohammad Asim, chief of the Kabul ambulance service, said five people were killed and 11 […]

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10 dead in Indonesia oil well fire

April 25, 2018 8:09 am0 comments

Oil spill sparked a huge blaze that torched at least three houses near illegal well Banda Aceh, Indonesia: At least 10 people have been killed and dozens more injured after a fire at an illegal oil well in Indonesia’s Aceh province, authorities said Wednesday. An oil spill sparked a huge […]

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After Sylvester Stallone call, Trump considers presidential pardon

April 24, 2018 8:09 am0 comments

A jury convicted Johnson, who in 1908 became the first black heavyweight boxing champion, of transporting his white girlfriend across state lines West Palm Beach, Florida, April 24-  As four former presidents and the current first lady travelled to the funeral of Barbara Bush in Texas, President Donald Trump took […]

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3 dead, 4 wounded in US shooting: Police

April 23, 2018 8:35 am0 comments
3 dead, 4 wounded in US shooting: Police

Shooting leaves woman dead, child in critical condition 23-04-2018 Monday, Nashville, Tennessee: Three people are dead and several more are injured after a shooting at a Waffle House in Tennessee early Sunday morning, according to local media. Nashville police confirmed three people were shot and killed in the incident, which […]

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