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 2017-06-25 08:48 

Gulf Times

123 dead, 100 wounded in Pakistan oil tanker fire... +

At least 123 people have died and scores more were injured in a fire that broke out after an oil tanker flipped over in central Pakistan early Sunday, an official said....

 2017-06-25 08:48 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'What if Elor Azariya was called Dean Issacharoff?'... +

Bennett addresses outcry on decision to investigate Breaking the Silence rep. who claimed he brutally beat an Arab during his IDF service....

 2017-06-25 08:44 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on June 25... +

Tehran, June 25, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in local English language newspapers on Sunday:...

 2017-06-25 08:42 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Thousands in Penang usher in Syawal with Governor... +

GEORGE TOWN: Thousands of Muslims flocked to the state mosque here to perform the Aidilfitri prayer on the first day of the month of Syawal this morning....

 2017-06-25 08:42 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran urges regional states to keep vigilance in fighting terrorism... +

Tehran, June 24, IRNA Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi condemned the failed attempt to carry out terrorist attack in Beituallah al-Haram, saying that the Islamic Republic once again invites all regional nations to keep vigilance and take incessan...

 2017-06-25 08:39 

Press Trust of India

BJP ally to begin pro-farmer exercise from Mandsaur... +

New Delhi, Jun 25 (PTI) BJP ally and farmers' leader RajuShetti has attacked the government for not doing enough forthe community and said he will start a nationwide programmefrom July 7 in Mandsaur, which recently witnessed violentprotests by farmers...

 2017-06-25 08:38 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Left-wing journalist slams Goldin family... +
 2017-06-25 08:37 

Malay Mail Online

Germany coach wary of Cameroon threat... +

SOCHI, June 25 Joachim Loew remains wary of the threat posed by Cameroon as the Germany coach bids to maintain his decade-long record of reaching the semifinals at major tournaments in the Confederations Cup today.The world champions take...

 2017-06-25 08:32 

Al Arabiya

IN PICTURES: Saudi king performs Eid al-Fitr prayers in Grand Mosque... +

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abulaziz, performed Eid al-Fitr prayers on Sunday morning in the Grand Mosque of Mecca, the Saudi...

 2017-06-25 08:32 

Press Trust of India

AIR to launch FM station in Dehradun soon... +

New Delhi, Jun 25 (PTI) Public broadcaster All IndiaRadio (AIR) will soon launch an FM station in Dehradun, thecapital of Uttarakhand, with an state-of-the-art studio.A government official said Union Information andBroadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu w...

 2017-06-25 08:30 

Al Jazeera

Russia is at a dead-end in Syria... +

Russia is struggling and failing to find a way out of the Syrian quagmire....

 2017-06-25 08:23 

Central News Agency

Visitors flock to 'octopus' mailboxes in Kaohsiung... +

Taipei, June 25 (CNA) Two mailboxes adorned with ceramic figures in the shape of octopuses have been attracting attention in the fishing village of Keziliao in Kaohsiung....

 2017-06-25 08:21 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The consumer price index rose by 0.3% in May... +
 2017-06-25 08:21 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Boxer Pacquiao vows to leave Australia as world champion... +

MANILA: Philippine boxing great Manny Pacquiao arrived in Australia ahead of his title fight with Jeff Horn and declared: "I will ....

 2017-06-25 08:20 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Erdogan says Saudi-led ultimatum on Qatar 'against international law'... +

ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday welcomed Qatar's dismissal of a sweeping list of demands from Sau ....

 2017-06-25 08:20 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Mob beats police officer to death in Indian Kashmir... +

SRINAGAR: An angry mob beat a police officer to death outside a mosque in Indian-administered Kashmir, police said Friday, as tens ....

 2017-06-25 08:20 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Messi’s gritty hometown braces for a glam wedding... +

ROSARIO: Security is at the top of everyone's minds in Rosario, Argentina these days. On Friday, soccer superstar Lionel Me ....

 2017-06-25 08:20 

Korea Joongang Daily

Moon watches test of Korea's longest rocket... +

President Moon Jae-in on Friday observed the successful test-firing of a 800-kilometer 497 miles surface-to-surface missile known as the Hyunmoo-2C....

 2017-06-25 08:19 

NDTV

UK School Asks Students To Draft Suicide Note For Homework... +

An English teacher in the UK asked over 60 teenage students to draft a suicide note for homework as part of a module on Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth, sparking outrage and prompting the school to......

 2017-06-25 08:18 

Bahrain News Agency

Saudi King performs Eid Al-Fitr prayer at Grand Mosque... +
 2017-06-25 08:18 

Korea Joongang Daily

Seoul's pools officially open up for the summer... +

The Seoul Metropolitan Government has opened up five of the eight public outdoor swimming pools along the Han River....

 2017-06-25 08:18 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'National Conversion Law to cause grave injustice'... +
 2017-06-25 08:18 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Is Liberman zigzagging again?... +

Yisrael Beytenu MK Robert Ilatov comes out against the statements of Defense Minister showing readiness to allow Arab absorption into Yesha....

 2017-06-25 08:16 

Malay Mail Online

Eight dead, five missing after Colombia mine blast... +

CUCUNUBA, June 25 Rescuers scrambled yesterday to find five people still missing after an explosion at an illegal coal mine in central Colombia left at least eight people dead.The blast occurred at a mine in the town of Cucunuba in...

 2017-06-25 08:14 

Malay Mail Online

The unfairest of them all: Jowly Martha the Mastiff named Worlds Ugliest Dog... +

LOS ANGELES,June 25 A lumbering canine with deep-set wrinkles and a gas problem, Martha theMastiffis no beauty queen but as the newly crowned Worlds Ugliest Dog, she is still a winner.While images of cute dogs regularly make the...

 2017-06-25 08:14 

Manila Bulletin

PNP launches on-line recruitment system... +

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has established an on-line recruitment system to ease the process of applying for the police force....

 2017-06-25 08:14 

Malay Mail Online

Simple safety tips to prevent ‘travellers tummy’ on a vacation... +

NEW YORK, June 25 If youre heading off on vacation this summer it is worth being aware of some food safety tips while away, so a travellers tummy doesnt ruin your relaxing holiday.Unclean food and water can cause travellers...

 2017-06-25 08:14 

Manila Bulletin

Duterte: Channel energies to foster national unity... +

Without directly mentioning the military operation in Marawi but conscious of the suffering and aches of the Muslim community occasioned by the on-going strife, President Duterte enjoined Filipinos to channel their energies to foster national unity and t...

 2017-06-25 08:12 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Deployment of US Marines in Norway Destabilizes Situation in the North: Russia... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The US military base de facto set up in Norway is likely to destabilize the situation in the North and to destroy traditions of Russian-Norwegian good neighborhood, Russian Embassy in Oslo wrote on its Facebook account on Saturday....

 2017-06-25 08:12 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Egypt's Sisi Ratifies Deal Ceding Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Saturday ratified an agreement that cedes sovereignty over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, brushing off widespread public criticism of the deal....

 2017-06-25 08:12 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Turkey's Erdogan Backs Qatar, Says Calls to Shut Base 'Disrespectful'... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he backed Qatar's response to a list of demands issued by Arab states boycotting the Persian Gulf emirate, and said calls for a Turkish military base there to close were disrespec...

 2017-06-25 08:12 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Russia May Have Informed US of IRGC Missile Raid: General... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) US military jets scrambled four minutes after the first missile fired by the IRGC hit its target during a strike against Daesh (ISIL) terrorists in Syria on June 18, a top commander announced, saying Americans may have been informed of th...

 2017-06-25 08:12 

Malay Mail Online

Top cliff divers at World Series opening event in Ireland (VIDEO)... +

INNIS MOR, June 25 There were victories in the opening round of the 2017 Cliff Diving World Series for Britain's Gary Hunt and Australia's Rhiannan Iffland in Innis Mor, Ireland yesterday.The season's first dives from nearly three times the...

 2017-06-25 08:11 

Manila Bulletin

UP Valedictorian urged graduates to unite amidst Marawi siege... +

Like how the Oblation symbolically stands and offers itself for the country, Summa Cum Laude graduate Arman Ghodsinia urged his fellow graduates to stand by the Filipino people and extend compassion....

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Hindustan Times

From the archive:Take a look at HTs coverage of the Emergency... +

The Emergency was imposed on June 25, 1975 and had evoked nationwide outrage....

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

U.S. judge asked to expand order blocking Iraqis' deportation... +

The American Civil Liberties Union asked a U.S. judge on Saturday to expand an order that temporarily blocks the deportation of 114 Iraqis in Michigan, to cover Iraqis nationwide, according to a court filing.The advocacy group filed an amended complaint s...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

At least eleven die in Colombia coal mine explosion... +

At least eleven miners at an underground coal mine in Colombia have died and two remain missing after an explosion caused by methane gas, the government said on Saturday.The explosion took place on Friday in the Cucunuba municipality in Cundinamarca provi...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

Indonesian policeman killed in knife attack by suspected militants... +

An Indonesian police officer was stabbed and later died of his wounds in an attack by suspected Islamist militants in the city of Medan, a police spokesman said on Sunday.Police shot dead one suspect and one was arrested after the attack on a police post...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

Battle for Philippine town abates as troops mark Islamic holiday... +

Fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels holed up in the heart of a southern Philippine town eased on Sunday as the military sought to enforce a temporary truce to mark the Eid al-Fitr Islamic holiday.Small skirmishes took place early in the...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

Court says Ivanka Trump must testify in knock-off shoes suit... +

President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka must give testimony later this year in a lawsuit against her apparel company, which is accused of lifting designs from a celebrated Italian shoemaker, a US judge ruled.In a court order issued on Friday, New Yor...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

Albanians vote in crucial test for EU membership hopes... +

Albanians vote in a hotly fought parliamentary election on Sunday with the ruling Socialists and rival Democrats both setting their sights on an outright majority to push through judicial reforms vital for future EU membership.Sunday9;s race pits incum...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

More blood but no victory as Philippine drug war marks its first year... +

Launched a year ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs has resulted in thousands of deaths, yet the street price of crystal methamphetamine in Manila has fallen and surveys show Filipinos are as anxious as ever about crime.Dut...

 2017-06-25 08:10 

Emirates 24|7

UAE leadership extends Eid al-Fitr greetings to Arab and Muslim leaders... +

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has dispatched congratulatory cables to Heads of State of Arab and Muslim countries on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.In the cables, H.H. Sheikh Khalifa wished for continued good health and wellbeing...

 2017-06-25 08:08 

Oneindia

Amit Shah on two-day visit to Goa from July 1... +

BJP president Amit Shah will be on two-day visit to Goa from July 1 to discuss the partys organisational issues with the local leadership, a senior leader....

 2017-06-25 08:08 

The Quint

Smriti Mandhana’s Batting Reminds Me of Ganguly & Gilchrist... +

Both the sixes Smriti hit over mid-wicket in India’s World Cup Opener were comparable to Ganguly’s trademark shot....

 2017-06-25 08:07 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Ilatov criticizes Liberman over refugee issue... +
 2017-06-25 08:07 

The Quint

19-Year-Old Boxer Ankush Dahiya Bags Gold at Ulaanbaatar Cup ... +

His first medal at the senior level....

 2017-06-25 08:07 

Fossbytes

Mozilla Is Giving $2 Million For Ideas On How To Decentralize The Web; Apply Now... +

Short Bytes: Mozilla and theNational Science Foundation have partnered to make the web more decentralized. They are offering a $2 million prize for the worthy ideas submitted by the U.S.-based contestants. The contest aims at creating new solutions and ut...

 2017-06-25 08:07 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Erdogan says Saudi-led ultimatum on Qatar 'against international law'... +

Qatar on Saturday denounced the ultimatum as unreasonable and an impingement on the emirate's sovereignty....

 2017-06-25 08:06 

Odisha Sun Times

Tanker blast kills 140 in Pakistan | OdishaSunTimes.com... +

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