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 2017-10-22 19:08 

The Mainichi

Maehara, leader of fragmented DP, says he takes election results seriously 2017 10 22... +

Seiji Maehara, leader of the Democratic Party (DP), which had initially agreed to an effective merger with the newly formed conservative opposition Party of Hope, said he takes a serious view of the outcome of the Oct. 22 general election, in which the ne...

 2017-10-22 19:08 

Malay Mail Online

Liow: MCA will field candidates picked by the Chinese community... +

SEREMBAN, Oct 22 The MCA will field candidates picked by the people in the effort to win back the hearts of the Chinese community in the six months before the 14th General Election, said Its president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.He said MCA...

 2017-10-22 19:08 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

UK's divorce bill figure will come in final Brexit deal: trade minister... +

Britain can only come up with a figure for a financial settlement with the European Union when Brexit has been agreed, trade minister Liam Fox said Sunday, warning leaders not to believe London is bluffing over a no deal....

 2017-10-22 19:08 

Press Trust of India

PM hails Indian hockey team for winning Asia Cup... +

New Delhi, Oct 22 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Moditonight congratulated the Indian hockey team for winning theAsia Cup by defeating Malaysia in Dhaka."Great game, great win! Congrats to our hockey team forwinning the #AsiaCup2017. India rejoices at ...

 2017-10-22 19:05 

Nikkei Asian Review

Abe's coalition regains two-thirds majority... +

TOKYO -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition regained a two-thirds majority of the seats in Japan's lower house after Sunday's gener...

 2017-10-22 19:03 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Police mark haredi demonstrators with numbers after arrests... +
 2017-10-22 19:02 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Northbound 4 congested from Ganot to Bar Ilan... +
 2017-10-22 19:00 

Philippine Star

Letter penned a day before Titanic sank sold at UK auction... +

LONDON — A letter written by one of the Titanic's passengers a day before the ocean liner sank has sold for 126,000 pounds ($166,000) at an auction in Englan...

 2017-10-22 18:57 

Malay Mail Online

Anifah: Myanmar, N. Korea reneged promise to support Malaysias UN council bid... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 22 Malaysias bid for a seat in the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council was further dashed by Myanmar and North Koreas refusal to fulfil their promise to back the country, Putrajaya said today.Foreign minister...

 2017-10-22 18:57 

The Strait Times

Travel plea for conjoined twins in blockaded Gaza... +

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories (AFP) - Conjoined twins born in Gaza on Sunday (Oct 22) need to leave the blockaded Palestinian enclave for treatment crucial to their survival, their doctor and a family member said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-10-22 18:54 

Ecns.cn

China to build national cultural demonstration zones... +

China will build national cultural demonstration zones to serve as a driving force for cultural development, announced the Ministry of Culture Friday....

 2017-10-22 18:52 

Ecns.cn

CPC official urges China, Japan to improve ties... +

A senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday urged China and Japan to stabilize and improve ties on the sidelines of the Party's ongoing 19th National Congress.[Special coverage]...

 2017-10-22 18:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Police mark haredi demonstrators with numbers after arrests... +

Anti-draft demonstrators' hands marked with numbers after they refuse to identify themselves to police....

 2017-10-22 18:50 

Alalam News Network

Iran says markets unfazed by Trump threats... +

Iran's Petroleum Minister Bijan Zanganeh says global oil markets have remained unfazed by the recent positions of US President Donald Trump against Iran's nuclear deal which the United States and five other states sealed in 2015....

 2017-10-22 18:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Health Ministry hails Best Practices award... +
 2017-10-22 18:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Government programmes progress highlighted... +
 2017-10-22 18:49 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Shaul Meridor to be Treasury budget director... +
 2017-10-22 18:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Government Forum's role in fulfilling royal directives hailed... +
 2017-10-22 18:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain's sound financial policies outlined... +
 2017-10-22 18:49 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

FM Zarif arrives in South Africa... +

Pretoria, Oct 22, IRNA Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Pretoria, South Africa, on Sunday to attend the 13th Iran-South Africa Joint Economic Commission meeting....

 2017-10-22 18:48 

Alalam News Network

US-backed SDF militants capture key oil field in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr... +

The US-backed alliance of militants, Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), says it has seized control of one of Syria's largest oil fields in the eastern Dayr al-Zawr Province....

 2017-10-22 18:46 

Malay Mail Online

Penang landslide victims face unaffected despite being buried alive, says sister... +

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 22 Despite being buried alive in the landslide in Lengkok Lembah Permai, Tanjung Bungah here yesterday, the face of Erwin Salis, 35, was the least affected, thus making it easy for his family members to identify his...

 2017-10-22 18:45 

Ecns.cn

China securities watchdog punishes insider trading... +

The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has confiscated illegal earnings of and imposed huge fines on individuals involved in an insider trading case....

 2017-10-22 18:45 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Aoun more open to consensus: Machnouk... +

Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said Sunday that President Michel Aoun has taken an open approach to all parties and shown increased understanding of the country's constitutional mechanisms since his election....

 2017-10-22 18:45 

Press Trust of India

Swamy writes to PM, says corruption cases delayed... +

New Delhi, Oct 22 (PTI) BJP MP Subramanian Swamy haswritten to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging "inordinatedelay" in taking several corruption cases to the "logical end"and said that the CBI should be held accountable."The nation...

 2017-10-22 18:43 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Egypt says Bahrain, Kuwait and UAE to lift ban on its agriculture exports... +

Bahrain, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to lift a ban on imports of Egyptian agricultural products, Egypt said Sunday, as the country works to step up exports to narrow its budget deficit....

 2017-10-22 18:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Brig. General suspected of illegal weapons possession... +

Senior officer has rifle, pistol, ammunition, and washing machine in container he took from base to base....

 2017-10-22 18:41 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Late Kings granddaughter at final dress rehearsal... +
 2017-10-22 18:41 

Alalam News Network

Iranian Official Highlights Dutch Support for JCPOA... +

The Netherlands has adopted a policy opposite to that of the US toward the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a top Iranian official said, adding that a group of visiting Dutch lawmakers have leveled outspoken criticism at the US for lack of comm...

 2017-10-22 18:41 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: The Nof Zion neighborhood will be expanded... +
 2017-10-22 18:40 

Press TV

Man City beat Burnley 3-0 to stay top of EPL... +

Manchester City beat Burnley 3-0 at the Etihad Stadium to open up a five-point lead over Manchester United at the top of the Premier League table....

 2017-10-22 18:39 

The Peninsula Qatar

Malls & businesses urged to promote local products... +

Local businesses, malls and major commercials centres can play major role in supporting national products as well as the initiatives of small and medium enterprises (SMEs), who are contributing to diversify the local economy, say exports from the industry...

 2017-10-22 18:38 

i24 News

Even in 'de-escalation zones,' Syria's children are starving to death... +

Ghouta has been under a tight blockade by Assad regime forces since 2013...

 2017-10-22 18:38 

Philippine Star

US-allied force takes Syria's largest oil field from IS... +

BEIRUT — The US-led coalition said allied fighters captured Syria's largest oil field from the Islamic State group on yesterday, marking a major advance agai...

 2017-10-22 18:37 

Malay Mail Online

Bellew: No interference, I just wanted to balik kampung... +

PETALING JAYA, Oct 22 Outgoing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) group managing director and chief executive officer Peter Bellew has refuted Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamads allegation that political interference in the management of the national airline...

 2017-10-22 18:36 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Catalan separatists weigh options after Spain raises the stakes... +

Catalonia's separatists were weighing their options Sunday after Spain took drastic steps to stop the region from breaking away by dissolving its separatist government and forcing new elections....

 2017-10-22 18:35 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Rally in Malta for slain reporter unites political foes... +

A rally in Malta to honor an anti-corruption reporter killed by a car bomb is uniting many of the island nation's squabbling politicians with one notable exception: Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, one of her chief targets....

 2017-10-22 18:34 

Alalam News Network

Turkey to Set Up Eight Military Bases in Syria's Idlib... +

Turkey plans to establish eight military bases throughout Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, Turkish media reports said....

 2017-10-22 18:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Scaramucci Twitter account doubles down on Holocaust deaths poll... +
 2017-10-22 18:33 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar's non-oil export value rises by 48.7% YoY... +

The total value of Qatars non-oil exports for the first nine months of this year, ended September, stood at QR13.3bn. ...

 2017-10-22 18:32 

FARS News Agency

Is Donald Trump Liberating Syria or Gaming the World?... +

TEHRAN FNA - President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that the Syrian city of Raqqa has been liberated from ISIL fighters following a military campaign led by US-backed Arab-Kurdish proxy forces....

 2017-10-22 18:32 

The Strait Times

Saudi Arabia denies diplomatic visit to Israel... +

RIYADH (AFP) - Saudi Arabia on Sunday (Oct 22) denied that any of its officials had visited Israel, after Israeli media reported that a senior prince had made a secret diplomatic trip there.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2017-10-22 18:32 

Press TV

Afghans want government to confront terror groups... +

Following recent deadly terror attacks in Afghanistan, calls are growing for the government to do more to protect citizens....

 2017-10-22 18:32 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: US will propose comprehensive regional peace... +
 2017-10-22 18:31 

Ecns.cn

Minister: Property market to remain stable in Q4... +

China's property market is expected to continue stabilizing in the fourth quarter of this year, said Minister of Housing and Urban-Rural Development Wang Menghui on Sunday....

 2017-10-22 18:31 

The Quint

In Stats: Kohli’s ‘Virat’ Place in History After 200 ODIs... +

A look at where Virat Kohli stands among the greats after 200 ODIs....

 2017-10-22 18:29 

Gulf Times

Catalan separatists weigh options after Spain 'coup'... +

Catalonia's separatists were weighing their options on Sunday after Spain took drastic steps to stop the region from breaking away by dissolving its separatist government and forcing new elections....

 2017-10-22 18:29 

Ecns.cn

China records increase in medical resources in 5 years... +

The availability of medical resources in China has increased in the past five years, with people at grassroots having better access to healthcare facilities, Li Bin, minister of the National Health and Family Planning Commission, said on Sunday....

 2017-10-22 18:29 

Business Standard

Data Tracker : Getting creative with advertising... +

The five key drivers contributing to advertising's effectiveness are: creative, reach, targeting, recency and context...

 2017-10-22 18:28 

Press TV

WATCH PRESS TV NEWS HEADLINES... +

Here is a brief look at Press TV newsroom's headlines from 09:00 GMT to 17:00 GMT, October 22, 2017....

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