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 2017-04-24 17:05 

Ecns.cn

China likely to further tighten controls on property market ... +

(ECNS) -- China may roll out more measures to address a sizzling property market that could potentially undermine the economy, according to a report by Shanghai University of Finance and Economics....

 2017-04-24 17:02 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Karaftu: One the Important Caves of Iran... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Karaftu is one of the biggest natural caves of Iran, which has undergone changes due to the hundreds of years of human habitation in the region....

 2017-04-24 17:00 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Geylang Methodist Secondary student dies after goalpost collapses on him... +

SINGAPORE - A teenager from Geylang Methodist Secondary School has died after an accident on the school's field. Mohammed Hambali, 13, was playing football with his classmates during physical education class on Monday (April 24) morning when he decided to...

 2017-04-24 16:59 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Pedestrian dies of injuries from Netanya accident... +
 2017-04-24 16:56 

Press TV

Russia 'respects' French vote, denies favoring any candidate... +

The Kremlin says it respects the result of the first round of the French presidential election....

 2017-04-24 16:56 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Krungsri pumps $15 million into Cambodian microfinance subsidiary... +

Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya) has announced the capital injection of US$15 million (Bt515 million) into Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a wholly owned microfinance subsidiary in Cambodia....

 2017-04-24 16:55 

Ynetnews

German Vice Chancellor commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day... +

German Minister for Foreign Affairs and Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel, who arrived in Israel on Monday, said: "to commemorate the Holocaust Memorial Day, I remind Germany's historic responsibility for the Holocaust and the crimes of the Second Wo...

 2017-04-24 16:55 

Malay Mail Online

Pregnant Serena back in world number one spot... +

PARIS, April 24 US tennis star Serena Williams returned to the world number one spot in the latest WTA rankings released today, days after announcing her pregnancy.The 35-year-old moved up one place during a week dedicated to Fed Cup action...

 2017-04-24 16:55 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Krungsri pumps $15 million into Cambodian microfinance subsidiary... +

Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya) has announced the capital injection of US$15 million (Bt515 million) into Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a wholly owned microfinance subsidiary in Cambodia....

 2017-04-24 16:55 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Weird clouds may have inspired The Scream, say scientists... +

VIENNA - The psychedelic clouds in Edvard Munch's iconic artwork, The Scream, have alternatively been interpreted as a metaphor for mental anguish or a literal depiction of volcanic fallout. On Monday (April 24), scientists hypothesised that the Norwegian...

 2017-04-24 16:52 

Malay Mail Online

Joanne Peh and Qi Yuwu welcome baby boy... +

SINGAPORE, April 24 Congratulations are in order for actress Joanne Peh and her husband, actor Qi Yuwu.Peh, 33, and Qi, 40, welcomed their second child on Friday (April 21) afternoon.The new addition is a baby boy, born in Mount...

 2017-04-24 16:52 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Migrant boat sinks off Greece's Lesbos, five dead: Athens News Agency... +

A boat carrying an unknown number of refugees and migrants sank off Greece's Lesbos island early on Monday and five bodies have been recovered on a shore north of the island, the Athens News Agency reported...

 2017-04-24 16:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

German reporters ask: Can Israel ever put the past behind?... +

Speaker of the Knesset Yuli Edelstein describes Israeli relations with Germany in light of its role in the Holocaust....

 2017-04-24 16:50 

Malay Mail Online

Scores arrested in violent Paris election night protests... +

PARIS, April 24 Police said today they arrested more than 100 people after election night unrest in Paris, with protesters hurling bottles at security forces, torching cars and smashing shop windows.Six police officers and three protesters...

 2017-04-24 16:50 

Jakarta Post

The sad saga of North Korea's ATMs... +

No modern airport terminal is complete without an ATM, and Pyongyang's now has two. But they don't work because of new Chinese sanctions, according to bank employees and it's not clear when they will....

 2017-04-24 16:49 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'This one picture shows our strength' ... +
 2017-04-24 16:47 

Jakarta Post

Xi urges restraint on N. Korea in phone call with Trump... +

President Xi Jinping called for restraint when dealing withNorthKoreaduring a telephone call with President Donald Trump, Chinese state media reported Monday, amid speculation that Pyongyang could soon carry out a sixth nuclear test....

 2017-04-24 16:46 

Oman Observer

Catalans celebrate St George Day with roses and books... +
 2017-04-24 16:46 

Oman Observer

Experience key as Oman Air prepare for Qingdao... +
 2017-04-24 16:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Yechimovich: Cynical Holocaust-Day end to mock strike... +
 2017-04-24 16:45 

The Tibet Post

India reaffirms Tibet policies, China ties after leader's trip to Arunachal... +

Dharamshala Following His Holiness the Dalai Lama's trip to the contested territory, Arunachal Pradesh, and accusations from China that India has violated its commitments and put border dispute settlements at risk, the Indian government has made asse...

 2017-04-24 16:44 

Qatar News Agency

Advisory Council Approves Draft Law on "National Address"... +

Doha, April 24 (QNA) - The Advisory Council held Monday its regular weekly session during its 45th ordinary session under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Advisory Council Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khulaifi. At the outset of the meeting, the appr...

 2017-04-24 16:44 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Tug boats fail to pull beached container ship... +

Tug boats Monday struggled to pull a container ship that ran aground on Sidons beach a day before....

 2017-04-24 16:43 

Saigon Times

Samsung enhances smartphone checks after last year's Note 7 fires... +

Pulished by SaiGon Times GroupHCMC - Samsung Electronics has enhanced checks on its new smartphones manufactured in Vietnam after Note 7 fires last year, said a leader of the company....

 2017-04-24 16:43 

Malay Mail Online

PPBM to probe claim leadership spot offered for RM250,000... +

KUALA LUMPUR, April 24 Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) will investigate the allegation that a division chiefs position in Johor was offered to an individual for RM250,000, a supreme council member said.PPBM supreme council member...

 2017-04-24 16:43 

Gulf Daily News

Qatar Airways to start San Francisco flights, closes in on Italian airline deal... +
 2017-04-24 16:43 

Press Trust of India

Girl set ablaze for resisting rape bid, critical... +

Ashok Nagar (MP), Apr 24 (PTI) A 15-year-old girlsuffered critical burn injuries after she was allegedly set onfire by four men in Khejratal village in the district forresisting their rape attempt, a police officer said today.The incident took place on Sa...

 2017-04-24 16:43 

Press Trust of India

Water bowls at crematoriums to help birds quench thirst... +

Chennai, Apr 24 (PTI) Water bowls have been put up inseven crematoriums here to help birds quench thirst duringsummer by a health NGO which manages them. The bowls filled ith water have been put in elevatedshelves amid flower pots so that bird...

 2017-04-24 16:41 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Gonbad-e Kavus Plays Host to Iran's Spring Horse Racing Competition... +

GONBAD-E KAVUS (Tasnim) - Iran's spring horse racing championship was held in the city of Gonbad-e Kavus located in the northern province of Golestan....

 2017-04-24 16:38 

FARS News Agency

Self-Defeating Shell Game: The Trump Doctrine Kills Civilians, Protects Terrorists... +

TEHRAN FNA - The Trump White House doctrine to escalate the war on Syria is really all about killing civilians and supporting terror proxy forces with global reach. It has also poisoned American political culture with various manifestations of xenophobia,...

 2017-04-24 16:37 

Ecns.cn

Beijing's new electronic Taiwan travel-pass includes fingerprints ... +

(ECNS) - Beijing has introduced new electronic travel passes for mainland visitors to Taiwan, replacing the paper versions....

 2017-04-24 16:37 

Press TV

Filipino lawyer files complaint with ICC against president... +

Philippines Duterte is accused of direct links to extrajudicial killings based on a case filed with the ICC....

 2017-04-24 16:36 

Press TV

UK Conservatives hold 21 point lead over Labour in new poll... +

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives are holding a commanding lead over the Labour Party ahead of the June election, a new poll shows....

 2017-04-24 16:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'This one picture shows our strength'... +

A picture found in the Arutz Sheva archives shows fallen soldier Captain Tzvika Kaplan on an army delegation to Poland - and tells a story....

 2017-04-24 16:34 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Adelson angry at Jerusalem embassy move delay ... +
 2017-04-24 16:34 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Erdogan accuses researcher of 'inciting assassination'... +

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's lawyer has lodged a complaint against a French political scientist accusing him of inciting an assassination of the Turkish leader, the state-run news agency reported on Monday...

 2017-04-24 16:33 

Malay Mail Online

Thai police: Noose tightens on Malaysian drug syndicates real mastermind after arrest of right-hand man... +

BANGKOK, Apr 24 Malaysian drug kingpin dubbed Mr T, may not be the real mastermind behind the large international drug syndicate which was busted by the Thai Police several days ago, according to the countrys Narcotics Suppression...

 2017-04-24 16:31 

Press TV

Iran supports Afghanistans anti-terror campaign: Larijani... +

The Iranian Parliament speaker says the Islamic Republic fully supports Afghanistans campaign against terrorism....

 2017-04-24 16:30 

NDTV

Band, Baaja, Guns, Teargas At Wedding As Dalit Family Defies Threats... +

For the wedding of his daughter, a Dalit man in Madhya Pradesh invited policemen armed with rifles, batons and teargas. Without them there could be no band, baaja or baraat every symbol of defiance......

 2017-04-24 16:30 

Malay Mail Online

Selain babi sebagai makanan, mungkin rangka wanita ditemui... +

KEPALA BATAS, 24 April Ujian makmal pada gigi rangka manusia Zaman Batu Baru di Guar Kepah, Kepala Batas kemungkinan seorang wanita.Ahli arkeologi Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) profesor | Berita | ProjekMMO | Malay Mail Online...

 2017-04-24 16:30 

Press Trust of India

Rain in parts of eastern UP... +

Lucknow, Apr 24 (PTI) Light to moderate rain orthundershower occurred at isolated places in eastern UttarPradesh today, while the weather remained dry in the westernparts of the state.According to the MeT department, rainfall was recorded inSitapur, Kaise...

 2017-04-24 16:30 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

German Jews fear growing Muslim anti-Semitism: Report... +

They are "increasingly concerned for their safety due to everyday experiences of anti-Semitism," said the Independent Experts Group on Anti-Semitism....

 2017-04-24 16:29 

Press Trust of India

No breach of pact by not giving access to Jadhav: Pak HC... +

Photo: PTI4_24_2017_000120B & PTI4_24_2017_000121BNew Delhi, Apr 24 (PTI) Pakistan today rejected India'sassertion that it is violating a bilateral pact by not givingaccess to retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, whohas been sentenced to dea...

 2017-04-24 16:28 

Jakarta Post

Motorcycle rider dies in crash in Pondok Indah... +

The rider of a sports motorcycle was killed early Monday morning in an accident that took place at Pondok Indah roundabout in South Jakarta....

 2017-04-24 16:27 

Al Arabiya

Power failure at Dubai Mall leaves hundreds of shoppers in the dark... +

Shoppers were left in the dark after a power outage hit the United Arab Emiratesrsquo; largest mall on Monday night. According to reports the...

 2017-04-24 16:27 

Malay Mail Online

Lawyer for Philippine hitman files complaint against Duterte at ICC... +

HONG KONG, April 24 A Philippines lawyer said he had filed a complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte and senior officials at the International Criminal Court (ICC) today, accusing them of crimes against humanity in a nationwide anti-drugs...

 2017-04-24 16:27 

Press Trust of India

Five persons killed in storm... +

Krishnagar(WB), Apr 24 (PTI) Five persons were killedand many thatched houses were damaged in the severe storm thatlashed Nadia district, a senior district official said today.A severe storm hit the district last night. Fivepersons were killed when uproot...

 2017-04-24 16:26 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Six suspects arrested after Chumphon drug seizure... +

Police arrested six suspected members of a transnational drug-trafficking ring following Friday's seizure of yaba pills worth Bt250 million in Chumphon's Pathiu district....

 2017-04-24 16:26 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Adelson angry at Jerusalem embassy move delay... +

Politico quotes three associates of major Trump supporter saying he expressed resentment regarding promise to transfer embassy to Jerusalem....

 2017-04-24 16:25 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Noodle vendor gets Pattaya certificate of honour for handing in lost wallet... +

Pattaya City on Monday presented a certificate of honour to a noodle vendor who returned a wallet containing almost Bt30,000 to its owner....

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