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 2018-07-17 04:21 

Reuters

China and Hong Kong stocks fall, energy shares lead decline...

* SSEC -1.0 pct, CSI300 -1.1 pct, HSI -1.0 pct...

 2018-07-17 04:21 

Reuters

SE Asia Stocks-Most markets tread water before Powell's testimony...

week low By Karthika Suresh Namboothiri July 17 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets trodwater on Tuesday, with investors awaiting U.S. Federal ReserveChairman Jerome Powell's first congressional testimony for anyclues on the pace of interes...

 2018-07-17 04:20 

Reuters

Breakingviews - Chinese shopping-app IPO travels long last mile...

(Reuters Breakingviews) - Pinduoduo has a long last mile ahead of it. The unprofitable Chinese shopping app wants a valuation of some $20 billion in its upcoming initial public offering in New York. Sales are surging, but its social-networking e-commerce ...

 2018-07-17 04:20 

AKIpress News Agency

National Geographic Russia to take part in expedition on Kazakhstan's sacred places...

AKIPRESS.COM - The national company Kazakh Tourism will conduct an expedition on the significant natural sites of Kazakhstan.The purpose of the event is to study natural, historical, sacral sites for the development of new tourist routes, development of d...

 2018-07-17 04:20 

MehrNews.com

All Pakistani Shias should take part in election...

TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi, prominent Marja in Iran, insisted on Shias' voting, saying all Pakistani Shias should take part in the upcoming election....

 2018-07-17 04:19 

AFP

Putin slams 'ungrounded accusations' after UK poisonings...

President Vladimir Putin accused Britain Monday of making baseless allegations against Russia after a former Soviet spy was among four people found poisoned by a nerve agent in southern England.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countri...

 2018-07-17 04:18 

MehrNews.com

Iran sues US for 1955 Treaty of Amity...

TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi says the complaint that Tehran has filed against the US is due to Washington's breach of its international commitments, particularly the 1955 Treaty of Amity....

 2018-07-17 04:17 

AP

AP FACT CHECK: Trump almost alone in view of Russia meddling...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he sees no reason why Russia would have interfered in the 2016 election. Minutes earlier, on the same platform, Russian President Vladimir Putin offere......

 2018-07-17 04:16 

AP

AP Exclusive: Survivor blames officials for prison riot...

HOCKESSIN, Del. (AP) — Patricia May had a feeling of dread when she reported to work at Delaware's maximum-security prison last year....

 2018-07-17 04:14 

AFP

Casualties feared after Boko Haram attack military base...

Dozens of soldiers were feared dead after a Boko Haram attack on a military base in remote northeast Nigeria, security sources said on Monday, as search parties were sent into the bush to locate missing troops.The global network of Agence France Presse co...

 2018-07-17 04:13 

AP

Analysis: Trump's presidency draws criticism from all sides...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's "America First" slogan morphed into "Me First" as the president unloaded on his own intelligence community and Justice Department to portray himself as the victim o......

 2018-07-17 04:13 

AP

Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism...

HELSINKI (AP) — President Donald Trump's embrace of Russian President Vladimir Putin and questioning of American intelligence findings of Russian election meddling capped a European tour marked by ......

 2018-07-17 04:13 

Reuters

[ Business ]

China's new home prices hit fastest growth in almost two years, defy curbs...

China's new home prices accelerated to their fastest pace in almost two years in June, with buyer demand in bigger cities resilient in the face of fresh curbs against speculation, a sign more restrictions may be needed....

 2018-07-17 04:12 

AP

A century ago, German sub brought World War I home to US...

ORLEANS, Mass. (AP) — Over 3,000 miles from the trenches and battlefields of the Western Front, where many hundreds of thousands had already died, residents of Orleans, Massachusetts, were enjoying......

 2018-07-17 04:11 

AP

Nowhere to run: Rohingya hunker down as monsoon arrives...

UKHIYA, Bangladesh (AP) — The hill on which the young woman's shelter is being built is so unstable that the earth crumbles under your feet. The threat of landslides is so dire that her neighbors h......

 2018-07-17 04:11 

Reuters

Heatwave blankets Japan, kills 14 people over long weekend...

An intense heatwave killed at least 14 people over a three-day long weekend in Japan, media reported on Tuesday, and high temperatures hampered the recovery in flood-hit areas where more than 200 people died last week....

 2018-07-17 04:11 

AFP

Strikes in Europe on Amazon's Prime Day...

Workers in Spain, Germany and Poland plan to walk off the job on Tuesday as online retailing giant Amazon carries out its major summer sales event called Prime Day.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or...

 2018-07-17 04:10 

Reuters

PRESS DIGEST- Wall Street Journal - July 17...

The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....

 2018-07-17 04:10 

Reuters Africa

Heatwave blankets Japan, kills 14 people over long weekend...

An intense heatwave killed at least 14 people over a three-day long weekend in Japan, media reported on Tuesday, and high temperatures hampered the recovery in flood-hit areas where more than 200 people died last week....

 2018-07-17 04:10 

IPN

Priorities of Moldova U.S. dialogue discussed by Pavel Filip and James Pettit...

Priorities of Moldova U.S. dialogue discussed by Pavel Filip and James Pettit...

 2018-07-17 04:10 

AFP

Netflix shares dive as subscriber growth misses mark...

Netflix shares plunged Monday after the leading streaming television service said subscriber growth fell short of expectations in the recently ended quarter.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a ques...

 2018-07-17 04:10 

AFP

Russia jails Pussy Riot members for World Cup pitch invasion...

Russia on Monday jailed four members of Pussy Riot feminist punk group for 15 days after they invaded the pitch during the World Cup final dressed in police uniforms. The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share...

 2018-07-17 04:09 

Reuters

[ Business ]

UPDATE 2-China's new home prices hit fastest growth in almost 2 years, defy curbs...
 2018-07-17 04:09 

AFP

Spieth eyes wide Open, seeks to emulate Harrington...

Jordan Spieth feels he is back in the groove and capable of becoming the first player since Irishman Padraig Harrington in 2007/08 to win back to back Opens.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a ques...

 2018-07-17 04:08 

Interfax

Regulator approves TransContainer acquisition of Global Ports terminal...
 2018-07-17 04:08 

Interfax

John Bolton: Direct communication between Trump and Putin is in the interests of peace and security around the world...
 2018-07-17 04:07 

Reuters

BRIEF-Schlatter Group increases net sales, net profit for 1st half of 2018...

Schlatter Industries AG:...

 2018-07-17 04:07 

Reuters

As sanctions start to bite, Iran crude exports set to wilt...

Iran's oil exports could fall by as much as two-thirds by the end of the year because of new U.S. sanctions, putting oil markets under huge strain amid supply outages elsewhere in the world....

 2018-07-17 04:05 

IPN

Djoker wins Moldova's Beach Soccer Cup...

Djoker wins Moldova's Beach Soccer Cup...

 2018-07-17 04:05 

FARS News Agency

Two France Fans Die As Violence Erupts Across Country after World Cup Win over Croatia...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Two French football fans have died as violence erupted across the county following Les Bleus's World Cup victory over Croatia. After the team celebrated their second ever World Cup win in Moscow, there were jubilant scenes across France....

 2018-07-17 04:05 

AP

Amazon's hopes its Prime Day doesn't go to the dogs...

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of the cute canines delivering an apologetic message....

 2018-07-17 04:05 

AP

Mexicans mob 'AMLO' HQ seeking help for matters big or small...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Each morning hundreds of Mexicans crowd at the gates of 216 Chihuahua Street in the capital, home to the white, two-story building that served as President-elect Andres Manuel Lo......

 2018-07-17 04:04 

AP

Ohio begins preparations to execute killer of man met in bar...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio planned Tuesday to move a condemned killer to the state death house as it begins preparations for its first execution in several months....

 2018-07-17 04:02 

UPI

Houston police identify parolee as suspect in three murders...

Police in Texas identified a parolee Monday as a "possible serial killer" suspected in a series of murders in the Houston area....

 2018-07-17 04:01 

AP

Stormy Daniels set to perform in Ohio 3 weeks after arrest...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Porn star Stormy Daniels is set to return to Ohio next month, three weeks after her arrest at a Columbus strip club on charges that were later dropped....

 2018-07-17 04:01 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Syrian army advances in Daraa countryside as terrorists flee...

Tehran, July 17, IRNA - A Syrian military source announced on Monday the liberation of strategic hill of al-Harra and four villages in the northwestern countryside of Daraa after eliminating terrorists' gatherings in them....

 2018-07-17 04:01 

Sputnik International

Monument to Russian Tsar Nicholas II to Be Unveiled in New York City...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - A monument dedicated to the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II will be unveiled in New York City on Tuesday on the centennial anniversary of his death in 1918, the First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (ROCOR) metr...

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Tourists are dining at this Shimla prison!...

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Jul 17 (ANI): An open-air jail cafe is the latest attraction in Himachal Pradesh, as over 135 prisoners are working at six mobile vans in Shimla, Nahan and Dharamshala....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

4th BIMSTEC Summit to begin from Aug. 30...

Kathmandu [Nepal], Jul 17 (ANI): Nepal's Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has confirmed that the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Summit will commence from August 30....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

TDP MPs meet Kumaraswamy, seeks support in fight against Centre...

Bengaluru (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 17 (ANI): Members of Parliament from Telugu Desam Party met Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy in Bengaluru on Monday and handed over a letter by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu seeking cooperat...

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

SRK shares Katrina's first look from 'Zero'...

Mumbai, (Maharashtra) [India] July 17 (ANI): On Katrina Kaif's 35th birthday, Badshah of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan has shared the first look of the former's character from the upcoming sci-fi movie 'Zero'....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

BJP workers attack civic police volunteers near PM Modi's rally...

Kharagpur (West Bengal) [India], July 17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers attacked civic police volunteers in West Bengal's Paschim Midnapore after they could not reach the venue of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally due to heavy traf...

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Air India employee held with 9 gold biscuits at IGI airport...

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has arrested an Air India employee with nine gold biscuits here at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

CBIC to organise 3rd GST refund fortnight from July 16...

New Delhi [India], Jul 17 (ANI): The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) will organise third refund fortnight from July 16 to July 30 to clear pending GST refunds....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Vicky Kaushal gets injured while shooting for 'Uri'...

Belgrade, [Serbia] July 17 (ANI): Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal recently got injured while filming for his upcoming movie' Uri' in Serbia....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Nothing short of treasonous: Ex-CIA director on Trump-Putin news conference...

Helsinki [Finland], Jul 17 (ANI): Former CIA Director John Brennan has said that United States President Donald Trump's comment during a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin was...

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

PML-N leader Sheikh Aftab escapes assassination bid...

Attock (Punjab) [Pakistan], Jul 17 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former federal minister Sheikh Aftab escaped an assassination attempt on him on Monday....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Matthew Rhys joins Tom Hanks in Mr Rogers biopic...

Washington DC, [USA] July 17 (ANI): Hollywood actor Matthew Rhys will star in an upcoming biopic of former American TV personality Mr. Rogers - 'You Are My friend'- opposite Tom Hanks....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Sambhal gangrape-murder: One more accused arrested...

Sambhal (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 17 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Police have arrested one more accused in the Sambhal district case, where a woman was charred to death for resisting gangrape....

 2018-07-17 04:00 

ANI News

Drinking in public in Goa will soon invite heavy fine...

Panjim (Goa) [India], July 17 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has announced that the government would soon be issuing a notification regarding imposing a heavy fine on drinking alcohol in public....

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