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 2018-06-24 10:34 

Sputnik International

Ghost Dolls and Swimming Pigs: The Strangest Islands in the World...

Some remote islands are almost a world unto themselves, thus it is not surprising that they are home to such unusual forms of life, with flora and fauna that could not exist anywhere else on Earth. Take a look at the world's most mysterious islands in...

 2018-06-24 10:32 

IANS

Visit to China instrumental in wide-ranging cooperation: Nepali PM...

Kathmandu, June 24 (IANS) Nepali Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Sunday said that his recent visit to China was instrumental in enhancing bilateral cooperation between the two countries in wide-ranging areas including cross-border railroad connectivity....

 2018-06-24 10:32 

Ynetnews

Gazan Healthy Ministry says Palestinian shot by IDF during Friday riot succumbs...

The Palestinian Healthy Ministry in Gaza said Sunday that a man who was shot by the IDF in his stomach during a violent demonstration on Friday has succumbed to this wounds. The Palestinian was identified as 29-year-old Osama Abu Khater....

 2018-06-24 10:32 

Sputnik International

Israel Reportedly Fires Patriot Missile at Syria...

The Israel Defense Forces have fired a Patriot missile, targeting Syrian airspace, Haaretz reported Sunday. As the media noted, the reasons for the strike was not immediately known....

 2018-06-24 10:30 

Reuters

BIS warns of trade war threat but says rates should keep rising...

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) urged the world's top central banks to keep lifting interest rates on Sunday, but warned escalating trade tensions between the United States and China could turn into a dangerous downward spiral....

 2018-06-24 10:30 

Reuters

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BIS warns of trade war threat but says rates should keep rising...
 2018-06-24 10:29 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) Remains believed to be those of missing girl found...

Human remains believed to be those of a girl who went missing eight days ago were found on a mountain in her hometown Sunday, police said....

 2018-06-24 10:28 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Mexico win ushers in uneasy truce between Osorio and critics...
 2018-06-24 10:28 

Reuters

Euphoric Germany to make more changes against South Korea...

World champions Germany's last-gasp victory over Sweden on Saturday unleashed a wave of euphoria among players and coaching staff but head coach Joachim Loew said changes would be needed for their final Group F game against South Korea....

 2018-06-24 10:27 

Reuters

Lopetegui shadow hangs over Spain ahead of Morocco game...

The shadow of the dramatic sacking of coach Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the World Cup still hung over Spain as they set off for their final Group B game against Morocco in Kaliningrad after midfielder Saul Niguez openly criticized the decision....

 2018-06-24 10:24 

Sputnik International

Jose Mourinho Shares His Outlook on Upcoming England-Panama Match (VIDEO)...

England is to face Panama in Nizhny Novgorod today at 15:00 Moscow time (12:00 GMT). Manchester United's head coach stated that the British team would be waiting for this match "not for the good reasons, but for the bad" ones....

 2018-06-24 10:22 

Reuters

Second person dies following Saturday's grenade attack at Ethiopia rally: minister...

A second person has died after a deadly grenade attack in Ethiopia's capital on Saturday which injured more than 150 people at rally attended by new prime minister Abiy Ahmed....

 2018-06-24 10:22 

AFP

Turkey's Erdogan faces resurgent opposition in twin election test...

Turks began voting Sunday in dual parliamentary and presidential polls seen as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's toughest election test, with the opposition revitalised and his popularity at risk from growing economic troubles.The global network of Age...

 2018-06-24 10:21 

ISNA

Iran condemns assassination attempt on Zimbabwean President...

Tehran (ISNA) - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has strongly denounced an assassination attempt on the Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa during a campaign rally in Bulawayo....

 2018-06-24 10:20 

Reuters

Syrian rebels say U.S. won't intervene in south Syria...

The United States has told Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help resist a Russian-backed government offensive to regain opposition-held parts of Syria bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights....

 2018-06-24 10:17 

Reuters Africa

Syrian rebels say U.S. won't intervene in south Syria...

The United States has told Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help resist a Russian-backed government offensive to regain opposition-held parts of Syria bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights....

 2018-06-24 10:16 

IANS

India-Afghanistan cricket match reflected sportsman spirit: Modi...

New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The Indian cricket team's gesture of posing with the Afghanistan team after winning a test match in Bengaluru earlier this month reflects the spirit of sportsmanship, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday....

 2018-06-24 10:15 

Reuters Canada

Waiting for Peter Thiel: big tech directors miss shareholder meetings...

Some small investors who want to give a piece of their minds to big tech company directors are losing their only chance: many board members are skipping annual shareholder meetings. Companies that hold meetings online have some of the worst records for at...

 2018-06-24 10:15 

Reuters

Waiting for Peter Thiel: big tech directors miss shareholder meetings...

Some small investors who want to give a piece of their minds to big tech company directors are losing their only chance: many board members are skipping annual shareholder meetings. Companies that hold meetings online have some of the worst records for at...

 2018-06-24 10:14 

Sputnik International

India Moves to Use National Currency in Oil Trade With Iran Reports...

Indian refineries bought a record 27.2 million tons of Iranian crude oil in the past financial year, which wrapped up in March 2018....

 2018-06-24 10:13 

AFP

N. Zealand PM hopes for new world for daughter Neve...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern revealed her newborn daughter would be called Neve as she left an Auckland hospital Sunday, and expressed hope that one day a woman giving birth in office would no longer be a "novelty".The global network ...

 2018-06-24 10:12 

Press Trust of India

Violence cannot solve any problem: PM...

New Delhi, Jun 24 (PTI) Violence and cruelty can never solve a problem and it is peace and non-violence which always win, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.Referring to Guru Nanak Dev and Kabir Das, he said they worked towards social harmony and fou...

 2018-06-24 10:11 

Sputnik International

Prof on Brexit Division: 'Economic Catastrophe' vs 'Mlns of Muslims on the Door'...

The UK is ready to walk away from Brexit negotiations without a deal, a senior UK Cabinet Minister announced on the second anniversary of the Brexit vote. This comes as tens of thousands pro-EU supporters marched through central London on Saturday calling...

 2018-06-24 10:10 

Saudi Press Agency

Israeli forces arrest 16 Palestinians in West Bank...
 2018-06-24 10:06 

IANS

Hope more people will practice yoga in future: Modi...

New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the way people across the world have embraced the International Day of Yoga celebrated on June 21, and hoped that more and more people will come forward to make the practice a part of...

 2018-06-24 10:06 

Press Trust of India

9 killed in auto-bus collision in AP...

Amaravati (AP), June 24 (PTI) Nine persons were killed and four others injured when an autorickshaw and a bus collided at Somayajulapalle in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh early today, police said.The autorickshaw was coming on the wrong side when the...

 2018-06-24 10:05 

Press Trust of India

Couple stabbed to death over property dispute in UP...

Kanpur, June 24 (PTI) An elderly couple was stabbed to death early this morning allegedly by his two nephews at Sarsaul village here, police said."Property dispute is said to be the motive behind the brutal killings of the elderly couple," Superin...

 2018-06-24 10:04 

IANS

27% youth involved in drug abuse: Himachal CM...

Shimla, June 24 (IANS) About 27 per cent youth in Himachal Pradesh are involved in drug abuse and for making the state drug free it is important to take collective steps, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Sunday....

 2018-06-24 10:03 

Sputnik International

Daesh, Nusra Will Return to Idea of Creating Caliphate With West's Help - Assad...

According to the Syrian president, Syria destroyed all its stocks of chemical weapons back in 2013, but the West was still using "fairy tales" to accuse Damascus when the terrorist forces under their control suffer military defeats....

 2018-06-24 10:02 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-China central bank cuts some banks' reserve requirement ratios by 50 bps...
 2018-06-24 10:02 

Press Trust of India

Taj Mansingh to finally go under hammer on July 18...

New Delhi, Jun 24 (PTI) After an unsuccessful first attempt at auctioning Delhi's iconic luxury hotel Taj Mansingh, New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has decided to conduct a fresh bid for the property on July 18.The much-delayed auction, which was t...

 2018-06-24 10:02 

Sputnik International

GULAG Fears Proven Wrong: Foreign World Cup Fans Share Impressions of Russia...

Ahead of the 2018 World Cup, media and politicians warned their fans traveling to Russia of what they called anti-Western sentiment and harassment. Sputnik has come up with a selection of comments made by foreign fans spotted on Moscow's streets, whic...

 2018-06-24 10:02 

Sputnik International

Twitter in Love With Iranian Football Fangirl With Naked Belly (PHOTO)...

A girl rooting for the Iranian team in the stands in Russia, has stunned and puzzled Twitter users in Russia, who are struck by the contrast between her World Cup looks, caught by an unknown photographer, and her Fan ID portrait, taken according to the la...

 2018-06-24 10:01 

Central News Agency

Migrants seek justice in Taiwan's court over dorm safety...

Most of the migrant workers who were injured and families of those who were killed in the two recent fires in Taiwan went home after accepting a settlement offered by the employers, but the family of a Vietnamese victim is seeking justice through a court....

 2018-06-24 10:00 

Central News Agency

Over 72% of new naturalized Taiwanese hail from Vietnam: MOI...

Taipei, June 24 (CNA) Vietnam remains the major source of foreign spouses in Taiwan, with 3,907 Vietnamese becoming naturalized citizens last year alone, according to the Ministry of the Interior (MOI)....

 2018-06-24 10:00 

MehrNews.com

Parl., presidential elections underway in Turkey...

TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) Turkish voters have been casting their votes in presidential and parliamentary elections since Sunday morning....

 2018-06-24 10:00 

Reuters

Waiting for Peter Thiel: big tech directors miss shareholder meetings...
 2018-06-24 10:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Waiting for Peter Thiel: big tech directors miss shareholder meetings...
 2018-06-24 10:00 

MehrNews.com

'Wander About Me' to go on screen at Cyprus Intl. Filmfest....

TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) Iranian feature 'Wander About Me', directed by Ghazaleh Soltani will be screened at 13th edition of Cyprus International Film Festival to be held June 23-July 1 in Cyprus....

 2018-06-24 09:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Etihad tells pilots they can join rival Emirates on secondment...

Etihad Airways has told its pilots they can join rival Emirates on a temporary basis for two years, according to an internal Etihad email seen by Reuters, as the downsizing of the Abu Dhabi carrier's operations helps fill a pilot shortage for Dubai...

 2018-06-24 09:57 

IANS

East India Climate Change conclave begins in Patna...

Patna, June 24 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Harsh Vardhan jointly inaugurated the two-day East India Climate Change conclave here on Sunday....

 2018-06-24 09:56 

SANA

SANA reporter: A girl child injured when terrorist organizations, positioned in Daraa countryside, fired a rocket shell on al-Dour town in Sweida western countryside...

SANA reporter: A girl child injured when terrorist organizations, positioned in Daraa countryside, fired a rocket shell on al-Dour town in Sweida western countryside...

 2018-06-24 09:56 

Press Trust of India

DERC penalises BSES Rajdhani for violation of rules...

New Delhi, Jun 24 (PTI) Delhi's power regulator DERC has slapped a Rs 20,000 penalty on a distribution company for "violation" of rules in a 10-year-old case of power theft.The Delhi Electricty Regulatory Commission (DERC) imposed the penalty ...

 2018-06-24 09:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S.-backed forces announce three-day curfew in Raqqa city...

U.S.-backed forces in control of Syria's Raqqa city imposed a three-day curfew on Sunday and declared a state of emergency saying Islamic State militants had infiltrated the city and planned a bombing campaign....

 2018-06-24 09:53 

Reuters

Etihad tells pilots they can join rival Emirates on secondment...

Etihad Airways has told its pilots they can join rival Emirates on a temporary basis for two years, according to an internal Etihad email seen by Reuters, as the downsizing of the Abu Dhabi carrier's operations helps fill a pilot shortage for Dubai...

 2018-06-24 09:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Etihad tells pilots they can join rival Emirates on secondment...

Etihad Airways has told its pilots they can join rival Emirates on a temporary basis for two years, according to an internal Etihad email seen by Reuters, as the downsizing of the Abu Dhabi carrier's operations helps fill a pilot shortage for Dubai...

 2018-06-24 09:52 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Lopetegui shadow hangs over Spain ahead of Morocco game...
 2018-06-24 09:52 

TASS

Militants in 11 settlements side with Syrian government troops - reconciliation center...

The Russian Center for the Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria has launched an effort to deliver humanitarian assistance and essentials to civilians in the liberated areas in southern Syria...

 2018-06-24 09:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Coach Shin blames South Korean failure on domestic league problems...
 2018-06-24 09:49 

SANA

Army foils Jabhat al-Nusra attack on military posts in Hama countryside...

Hama, SANA- Army units, in cooperation with the popular defense groups, on Sunday foiled an attack launched by Jabhat al-Nusra-linked terrorist groups on military posts in Hama northern countryside. SANA reporter in Hama said that army units, in cooperati...

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