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 2017-03-29 19:05 

Ecns.cn

Wild carnivores diverse, numerous at China's planned national park ... +

Wildlife protectionists and herders said diversity of wild animals has increased in the Sanjiangyuan area, China's first planned national park....

 2017-03-29 19:05 

Qatar News Agency

Nakilat Holds 5th Fleet Officers Meeting... +

Doha, March 29 (QNA) - Nakilat has held its bi-annual Fleet Officers Meeting (FOM) in presence of about 50 Officers from Nakilat's LNG and LPG fleets, including those working onboard the vessels newly transitioned to Nakilat-management.The event pro...

 2017-03-29 19:05 

Press Trust of India

N D Tiwari hospitalised; shows signs of improvement... +

Lucknow, Mar 29 (PTI) Former Uttar Pradesh chief ministerNarayan Dutt Tiwari has been admitted to Ram Manohar LohiaInstitute of Medical Sciences (RMLIMS) here followingcomplaints of an infection.The 91-year-old leader was taken to RMLIMS last night andthe...

 2017-03-29 19:04 

Ecns.cn

Tea-leaf frying contest held in Southeast China ... +
 2017-03-29 19:04 

Press Trust of India

LS passes GST supplementary bills... +

New Delhi, Mar 29 (PTI) The historic Goods and ServicesTax (GST) regime today came a step closer to meet its July 1target of rollout, with the Lok Sabha approving foursupplementary legislations. The Central GST Bill, 2017; The Integrated GST Bill,2017;...

 2017-03-29 18:59 

UPI

John Legend gives surprise performance in London train station... +

John Legend serenaded commuters with his songs "Ordinary People," "All of Me" and "Surefire" at St. Pancras International terminus in Camden....

 2017-03-29 18:59 

Ecns.cn

China's smartphone prices, quality to go up ... +

The overall growth of China's smartphone market will slow down this year, with product updates being a core driving force, said a report released by research firm GfK....

 2017-03-29 18:58 

UPI

Police 'actively investigating' Michael Irvin in sexual battery case... +

Pro Football Hall of Famer Michael Irvin is under the scope of Fort Lauderdale police after claims of sexual battery were made against him....

 2017-03-29 18:57 

Kuwait News Agency

Arab summit opens new phase in joint action -- Jordan FM... +
 2017-03-29 18:57 

Kuwait News Agency

Syria coordinates airstrikes on IS sites with Iraq... +
 2017-03-29 18:57 

Kuwait News Agency

UNHCR "deeply saddened" about 146 missing in Mediterranean shipwreck... +
 2017-03-29 18:57 

Ecns.cn

Japan Sakura Princess marks festival in Wuxi ... +
 2017-03-29 18:56 

UPI

Robot prints and burns Trump's tweets, sends him video... +

A robot growing a viral following on Twitter is dedicated to one job: Printing President Trump's tweets, burning them, and tweeting video of the whole process....

 2017-03-29 18:55 

Ecns.cn

Three cities expand property curbs ... +

Three major cities in East China, Hangzhou, Xiamen and Fuzhou, have further tightened housing purchase restrictions in the latest bid to rein in rising prices, Economic Information Daily reported....

 2017-03-29 18:54 

Ynetnews

East Libyan fighter jet crashes outside Tobruk, four killed... +

BENGHAZI -- A fighter jet belonging to east Libyan forces crashed in a residential area south of the city of Tobruk on Wednesday, killing the pilot and a family of three, military officials said.The MiG jet suffered a technical fault while it was being pi...

 2017-03-29 18:54 

UPI

George Michael laid to rest in private funeral three months after death... +

Singer George Michael was laid to rest on Wednesday, three months after he died at age 53 on Christmas Day....

 2017-03-29 18:53 

UPI

Washington Nationals 2017 MLB season preview: Looking for back-to-back titles... +

WASHINGTON -- The Nationals have won the National League East in three of the last five seasons, with a title in the even numbered years of 2012, 2014 and 2016....

 2017-03-29 18:50 

Ynetnews

Iran posts trade surplus for second time in 37 years - IRNA... +

BEIRUT -- Iran posted its second trade surplus in 37 years for the past Iranian calendar year, which began in March 2016 and ended last week, according to customs data cited in a report by the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).Non-oil exports exceeded i...

 2017-03-29 18:50 

Reuters

[ US ]

Montana tribe sues Trump administration for lifting coal moratorium... +

A Native American tribe in Montana filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration on Wednesday, challenging its decision to lift a moratorium on coal leases on public land without first consulting with tribal leaders....

 2017-03-29 18:49 

AP

[ Big Story ]

On Football: A look at what got done at NFL meetings... +

PHOENIX (AP) NFL owners got plenty done in their meetings, including approving the Raiders' relocation from Oakland to Las Vegas, and addressing a variety of rules changes. So what does it all mean? VIVA LAS VEGAS The Raiders' move to America'...

 2017-03-29 18:48 

AFP

Messi ban 'totally disproportionate' - Barcelona... +

Lionel Messi's four-match international ban for swearing at an assistant referee was "unfair and totally disproportionate";, his Spanish club Barcelona said Wednesday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have ne...

 2017-03-29 18:47 

AFP

Six decades of EU evolution... +

From the Treaty of Rome to the migration crisis and Brexit, here is a look at 60 years of ups and downs in the European Union.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion, co...

 2017-03-29 18:46 

Reuters Canada

Down but not out, Kostner determined to pen her own ending... +

HELSINKI (Reuters) - When Carolina Kostner was slapped with a lengthy ban in 2015 for attempting to cover up her ex-boyfriend Alex Schwazer's use of illegal performance-enhancing substances, it seemed...

 2017-03-29 18:45 

UPI

North Korea legalizing marketplaces to 'manage' population... +

The North Korean regime is navigating sea changes in the country by legitimizing the country's expanding marketplaces....

 2017-03-29 18:43 

Ecns.cn

Doctor with baby on his back rescues patient ... +

A photo of a doctor with a baby strapped to his back carrying out emergency work at a hospital in Yushan county, East China's Jiangxi province, moved many people and went viral, Jiangxi TV reported....

 2017-03-29 18:42 

Ecns.cn

Chinese colleges compete over unusual menu items: would you try them? ... +

Steamed rice with a topping of corn and strawberries, meat and eggs cooked in an orange skin: Chinese colleges are competing to offer the most bizarre items on their canteen menus, and the social media sphere has been going crazy over them....

 2017-03-29 18:41 

UPI

New York Mets 2017 MLB season preview: Few changes, high hopes... +

General manager Sandy Alderson expressed his faith in the New York Mets' core talent and its ability to produce a franchise-record third straight playoff berth by making no major additions or subtractions to the team that fell to the San Francisco Giants ...

 2017-03-29 18:41 

UPI

New York Mets 2017 MLB season preview: Few changes, high hopes... +

General manager Sandy Alderson expressed his faith in the New York Mets' core talent and its ability to produce a franchise-record third straight playoff berth....

 2017-03-29 18:40 

Reuters

[ World ]

UK police arrest two on 'suspicion of terrorism', not related to Westminster attack... +

Two people were arrested in the British city of Birmingham on ...

 2017-03-29 18:38 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Gonzaga athletic director is co-architect of hoops success... +

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) You might say Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth has tunnel vision. Roth, co-architect of the team that is making its first Final Four appearance this weekend, is too nervous to watch the Bulldogs play from a seat. Years ago, he star...

 2017-03-29 18:38 

Ecns.cn

Xinjiang's cross-border RMB settlement grows 44-fold in six years ... +

Cross-border RMB settlement grew 44-fold to 220 billion yuan (32 billion U.S. dollars) in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region since the region launched the business in 2010....

 2017-03-29 18:36 

UPI

Samsung unveils shiny new Galaxy S8 with 'Bixby' assistant... +

Samsung on Wednesday gave smartphone enthusiasts a look at its latest Galaxy at an unveiling in New York City....

 2017-03-29 18:36 

UPI

Christie to assist Trump in fight against opioid dependence... +

President Trump on Wednesday named New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as a lieutenant in the White House's effort to combat opioid dependence....

 2017-03-29 18:36 

Athens-Macedonian Ag

Ministers sign legislation introducing unified passenger fee for all Greek airports... +
 2017-03-29 18:36 

Athens-Macedonian Ag

Eight global oil firms interested in fossil fuel exploration in Greece, HELPE says... +

Eight foreign oil firms have expressed interest in collaborating with Hellenic Petroleum (HELPE) to search for oil and gas in the Arta-Preveza areas and the northwestern Peloponnese,...

 2017-03-29 18:36 

Ecns.cn

Vietnam Mekong Delta farmers benefit from export of grapefruits to China ... +

Vietnam's Mekong Delta farmers have benefited greatly from export of grapefruits to China, according to local traders....

 2017-03-29 18:36 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahraini, Thai health cooperation discussed... +
 2017-03-29 18:36 

UPI

Scientists are trying to make cows more eco-friendly... +

Researchers are trying to develop a more eco-friendly diet for the world's bovine population....

 2017-03-29 18:36 

Bahrain News Agency

Assistant Foreign Minister meets APF delegation... +
 2017-03-29 18:36 

Bahrain News Agency

SCE Chief receives Saudi Ambassador... +
 2017-03-29 18:35 

Bahrain News Agency

National Amateur MMA to start on Thursday... +
 2017-03-29 18:35 

Bahrain News Agency

Customs role highlighted... +
 2017-03-29 18:35 

Bahrain News Agency

HM the King returns home... +
 2017-03-29 18:35 

Qatar News Agency

Ashghal Kicks off Works of 2.2 km Underpass underneath Tilted Roundabout... +

Doha, March 29 (QNA) - The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) will convert traffic on Tilted Roundabout into a parallel signalised intersection to enable the construction of a 2.2 kilometre underpass that will extend between the northern and southern a...

 2017-03-29 18:34 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain attends review meeting... +
 2017-03-29 18:34 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahraini press achievements hailed... +
 2017-03-29 18:34 

Ecns.cn

Chinese telecoms giant ZTE removed from U.S. trade blacklist ... +

The U.S. Commerce Department says it's removing China's largest listed telecom equipment maker ZTE from its trade blacklist....

 2017-03-29 18:33 

UPI

George Clooney says 'ER' prepared him for twins... +

George Clooney joked that his role as pediatrician Doug Ross on "ER" prepped him to welcome kids with wife Amal Clooney....

 2017-03-29 18:31 

TASS

Russian Finance Ministry hopes justice will prevail in Ukraines debt case appeal... +
 2017-03-29 18:31 

Kuwait News Agency

Triggering Article 50 "not good day for Europe" - EP Pres.... +

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