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 2018-11-18 21:12 

The Hindu

'Centre, AAP govt not ensuring regular supply of HIV drugs'...

Court asks Ministry to file status report in response to plea...

 2018-11-18 21:11 

The Hindu

Resentment among farmers ahead of PM visit to Gurugram...

'It is wrong to snatch land from farmers and hand them over to developers'...

 2018-11-18 21:11 

The Hindu

4.5 lakh reapply for inclusion in NRC...

Pace likely to pick up before deadline ends next month; 175 applications challenging inclusion received...

 2018-11-18 21:11 

The Hindu

2-year-old homeless girl kidnapped, raped...

Accused, a vagabond, arrested after raids; victim stable...

 2018-11-18 21:10 

The Mainichi

Incumbent Nakamura set for 3rd term in Ehime gubernatorial election 2018/11/19...
 2018-11-18 21:10 

The Hindu

Two criminals arrested in encounters...

A wanted criminal identified as Govinda of the notorious Bawariya gang and an alleged sharpshooter Baleshwar Bhati from the Sundar Bhati gang were arrested in a police encounter in Greater Noida and N...

 2018-11-18 21:09 

The Hindu

Woman drug peddler arrested...

Accused used to supply heroin to addicts in Delhi-NCR...

 2018-11-18 21:09 

Nikkei Asian Review

Grab to bulk up tech team to build competitive muscle...

SINGAPORE -- Southeast Asia's largest ride-hailing operator Grab is planning to double the number of engineers to nearly 2,000 in the 12 mon...

 2018-11-18 21:09 

The Hindu

Man held for sending offensive messages to estranged wife...

Also used to send texts to woman's friends and colleagues...

 2018-11-18 21:08 

The Hindu

NSUI's national campaign for students...

Youth can engage with political leadership...

 2018-11-18 21:07 

The Hindu

FOBs pose new challenge to pedestrians in Noida...

Many complain of lack of lights, lifts, non-functional escalators...

 2018-11-18 21:07 

Gulf Times

China venture capitalist threatens to scale back investment in US...

Kai-Fu Lee, a prominent Chinese venture capitalist (VC) and former president of Google China, said his investment firm may scale back in the US if relations between the two countries deteriorate further....

 2018-11-18 21:07 

The Hindu

SDMC schools to get CCTV cameras...

South Delhi Municipal Corporation Education committee chairperson Nadnini Sharma said the body was all set to install CCTV cameras in its schools which will allow parents to watch live on the mobiles...

 2018-11-18 21:07 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Partly cloudy, windy on Monday...

Manama, Nov. 18 (BNA): The Meteorological Directorate forecasts tomorrow partly cloudy skies and dusty in places....

 2018-11-18 21:06 

Daily Times

'Ex-Central Africa militia leader arrives at ICC detention centre'...

A former Central African Republic militia leader nicknamed "Col. Rambo" arrived on Saturday in The Hague, where he will stand trial for war crimes and crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court. Currently a lawmaker, Alfred Yekato...

 2018-11-18 21:06 

Daily Times

Rights group calls for US reparations over 1989 Panama invasion...

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) has called on Washington to compensate victims and families of the 1989 invasion of Panama, accusing US forces of multiple rights violations as they moved to overthrow dictator Manuel Antonio Noriega, ...

 2018-11-18 21:06 

The Hindu

Can technology help save the Yamuna floodplains?...

With illegal dumping of construction debris continuing on the floodplains in the Capital, the DDA has decided to crack down on polluters with hi-tech CCTV cameras and public address systems. As the agency completes its first phase of installation, Shinjin...

 2018-11-18 21:06 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Interpol meets to select new president after China's arrest...

Police chiefs from around the world gathered in Dubai Sunday for Interpol's general assembly to select a new president after the agency's former official in the post was detained in China....

 2018-11-18 21:05 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

China 'muscle-flexing' as Apec summit flops...

US and China trade wars mar Apec summit as Asia-Pacific leaders failed to agree on a communique...

 2018-11-18 21:05 

The Telegraph

[ India ]

Absenteeism in Darjeeling tea sector hits 50%...

Migration, 100-day job scheme blamed for low attendance...

 2018-11-18 21:05 

Daily Times

Panama prisoners build confession boxes for papal visit...

Amid swirling sawdust and the smell of fresh paint, the inmates of a grim Panamanian prison are diligently preparing for the upcoming visit of Pope Francis, hoping for forgiveness and praying for freedom. The sound of nails being deftly hammered into wood...

 2018-11-18 21:04 

Ecns.cn

Xi's APEC remarks herald better future of building open world economy...

A five-point proposal by Chinese President Xi Jinping will inject impetus into Asia-Pacific regional development and create a better future for building an open world economy, according to analysts....

 2018-11-18 21:03 

Daily Times

After 'nap-gate', Duterte skips APEC summit dinner...

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte passed on a gala dinner at a regional summit in Papua New Guinea, days after skipping key meetings in another gathering of world leaders for a "power nap". Duterte, who has a well-known disdain for stiff diplom...

 2018-11-18 21:01 

Daily Times

Competition watchdog launches probe into 'bond market cartel'...

The competition watchdog is probing a suspected cartel among bond traders at a group of international banking giants, posing a renewed risk to the City's reputation a decade after the financial crisis. Sky News has learnt from senior banking industry ...

 2018-11-18 21:01 

The Financial Express

Life insurance: Protection story continues to play out...

With focus shifting to protection and other high margin policies, the value of new business growth of large players will remain strong....

 2018-11-18 21:01 

The Hindu

No breakthrough in murder of elderly woman...

'Suspect known as entry was friendly'...

 2018-11-18 21:00 

China Post

Lindell, Radulov score 2 each as Stars beat Islanders 6-2...

NEW YORK (AP) — Esa Lindell scored twice during Dallas' four-goal second period and the Stars beat the New York Islanders 6-2 Sunday.Alexander Radulov had two goals and an assist, Tyler Seguin had a goal and two assists, and Roope Hintz also sco...

 2018-11-18 21:00 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain-WHO cooperation discussed...

Manama, Nov. 18 (BNA): Cabinet Affairs Minister Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al Mutawa, in the presence of Committee Chairman of Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa Award for Sustainable, HH Shaikh Hussam bin Isa Al Khalifa, today discussed with WHO Director-General Dr...

 2018-11-18 20:59 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

City with the most children - Modi'in Ilit...

Israeli households have 2.46 children on average, nearly 3 million children in country, Central Bureau of Statistics reported....

 2018-11-18 20:58 

Daily Times

1947: the partition that caused a million deaths and displaced...

Revisiting India's Partition: New Essays on Memory, Culture, and Politics Edited by: Amarjit Singh, NaliniIyer, and Rahul K. Gairola Publisher: New Delhi: Orient Black Swan, 2016 Pgs: 400 The partition of India and the two Muslim-majority provinces of...

 2018-11-18 20:56 

Daily Times

Dan Balmer on steering Aston Martin beyond Bond in the Middle East...

The name is Balmer. Dan Balmer. The new president of Middle East business for Aston Martin Lagonda, the iconic British car maker beloved by James Bond, is grateful for the glamorous legacy of the fictional super-spy, but also conscious of the need to move...

 2018-11-18 20:55 

Ynetnews

Officials assume: Bennett and Shaked to resign...

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and Education Minister Naftali Bennett are thought to announce their resignation on their Monday public statement, following Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to take on the defence portfolio despite Bennet...

 2018-11-18 20:55 

The Financial Express

Food tech: Growth on a platter...

With a substantial rise in daily order volumes and plans for expansion, food tech players are steadily turning the market around ....

 2018-11-18 20:55 

Daily Times

How urban-rural differences affect mobile usage in Pakistan...

After Access After Access is a catalyst for positive change A comprehensive body of research that includes nationally representative, demand side data comparable across more than 18 countries in Asia, Latin America, and Africa. Digital Inequality between ...

 2018-11-18 20:55 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Roger Rebeiz elected head of Lebanese Dental Association...

Independent candidate Roger Rebeiz, who was supported by the Kataeb and Progressive Socialist Party, was Sunday elected as head of the Lebanese Dental Association....

 2018-11-18 20:54 

Daily Times

National priorities and institutions...

Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson have averred in "Why Nations Fail" that the nations fail not because of the geography, culture, and resources but the lack of inclusive political institutions. Nations like Pakistan that have inherited functional,...

 2018-11-18 20:54 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Bukhari appointed as Saudi ambassador to Lebanon...

Walid Bukhari Sunday announced his appointment as the Saudi ambassador to Lebanon....

 2018-11-18 20:53 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Vaccination Bill' advances...

Minister clear way for bill to ban unvaccinated students from schools following measles outbreak....

 2018-11-18 20:53 

The Hindu

Indigenous prosthetic arms give a ray of hope for amputees...

Cost of myoelectric hands ranges between $1,000 and $5,000...

 2018-11-18 20:52 

Daily Times

Hit hard by trade war, automakers hoping Trump will hold off on new round of tariffs...

Auto industry officials are cautiously breathing a sigh of relief after hearing word from Washington that the Trump administration may delay, possibly even scrub, a move that could impose new tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported vehicles and car parts....

 2018-11-18 20:51 

The Hindu

#MeeToo: functional complaint panels at workplaces still a far cry...

'Few shopping malls in the city have credible mechanism to deal with harassment allegations'...

 2018-11-18 20:50 

The Hindu

One air quality sensor for an entire city?...

While real time monitoring of air quality has become indispensable for timely intervention to check pollution levels, most Indian cities do not have more than one continuous monitoring system. Jacob Koshy in Agra, Vikas Vasudeva in Patiala and Ashok Kumar...

 2018-11-18 20:50 

Ecns.cn

Chile's fruit growers embrace technology to stand out in Chinese market...

With new machinery used in sorting and packaging, Chilean fruit growers are better equipped to compete in the Chinese market by enforcing standardization of products....

 2018-11-18 20:49 

The Hindu

Two women held on charge of bag-lifting...

The Tirupati police nabbed two women accused of thefts at public places such as choultries, bus and railway stations, while they were moving suspiciously towards the Madhavam guest house of the Tiruma...

 2018-11-18 20:49 

The Financial Express

Review Corner...

Sterling's ad for Tata Nexon is perplexing at best....

 2018-11-18 20:49 

China Post

Trump uses derisive nickname for Rep. Adam Schiff in tweet...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is name-calling Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff for saying Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney general is unconstitutional.Trump says Schiff shouldn't complain that Whitaker wasn't confi...

 2018-11-18 20:49 

The Hindu

Beach Road awash with orange as 15,000 take part in Navy marathon...

Since the first edition in 2014, the number of participants has grown 10-fold, says Real Admiral...

 2018-11-18 20:49 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Tehran, Moscow exchanging over 50 students annually...

Tehran, Nov 18, IRNA - Tehran and Moscow are exchanging at least 50 students with each other in official languages and that number is on the rise, Head of the Persian Language Training Department of Moscow State University said....

 2018-11-18 20:48 

The Hindu

Gateway project at riverfront set in motion...

It has three major zones near VMC office and is worth about 140 crore...

 2018-11-18 20:47 

The Strait Times

Macron's popularity dips as French fuel tax revolt simmers...

PARIS (REUTERS) - Emmanuel Macron's popularity took a further hit in recent weeks, according to a poll on Sunday (Nov 18), as fuel tax protests rumbled on across France in the latest sign of discontent with the president's economic reforms.. Read ...

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