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 2019-07-24 08:27 

AFP

X factor: Japan's teen skateboard queen wary of Olympic jinx...

Whisper it, but tiny Japanese schoolgirl Misugu Okamoto looks to have become the host country's best hope to win skateboarding gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or ...

 2019-07-24 08:25 

Press Trust of India

Heavy rain in Mumbai, suburbs after dry spell...

Mumbai, Jul 24 (PTI) Heavy rains lashed Mumbai and itsneighbouring areas during the night and on Wednesday morning,after a dry spell of nearly a week.The weatherman has predicted more rains in the cityand its suburbs in the next two days.Nearly 171 mm rai...

 2019-07-24 08:20 

Bahrain News Agency

Russian aircraft violates S. Korea's airspace...
 2019-07-24 08:18 

Bahrain News Agency

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Bahrain Press headlines...
 2019-07-24 08:17 

Central News Agency

Veterans Affairs Council head named new top intelligence chief...

Taipei, July 24 (CNA) The head of Taiwan's Veterans Affairs Council Chiu Kuo-cheng () has been named as the nation's new top intelligence chief after his predecessor resigned from the post Monday over a over a cigarette-smuggling scandal....

 2019-07-24 08:16 

Ynetnews

Britain's Johnson to appoint his Brexit team...

Boris Johnson will take office on Wednesday as British prime minister and will unveil the names of the team he has tasked with delivering Brexit by the end of October, with or without a deal. Johnson enters Downing Street at one of the most perilous junct...

 2019-07-24 08:16 

Central News Agency

U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex market...

Taipei, July 24 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Wednesday, shedding NT$0.007 to close at NT$31.084....

 2019-07-24 08:16 

Central News Agency

Taiwan to appeal after ISU revokes right to host international event...

Taipei, July 24 (CNA) Taiwan on Wednesday said it will appeal to the International Skating Union (ISU) after its right to host an international figure skating event was revoked less than four months before the tournament was scheduled to be held....

 2019-07-24 08:16 

Bahrain News Agency

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Bahrain weather forecast...
 2019-07-24 08:14 

AFP

Johnson to become Britain's new PM with Brexit mission...

Boris Johnson will officially become Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with a mission to deliver Brexit by October 31 come what may, while fending off rebellious MPs.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news t...

 2019-07-24 08:14 

AFP

The final countdown: Tokyo marks one year till 2020 Olympics...

Tokyo on Wednesday entered the final leg of its marathon Olympic preparations, marking a year until the 2020 Games open with officials promising a high-tech but eco-friendly event.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have ...

 2019-07-24 08:13 

BloombergQuint

Budget 2019: Charitable Trusts And Institutions' Tax Exemptions Face Existential Crisis...

Have amendments in the Finance BIll 2019 put onerous conditions on charitable trusts and tax authorities to ensure compliance?...

 2019-07-24 08:11 

Saudi Press Agency

Weather Forecast For Wednesday...
 2019-07-24 08:11 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Moon stresses localization of components, materials to cope with Japan's export curbs...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more remarks by the president in paras 8-10) SEOUL, July 24 (Yonhap)......

 2019-07-24 08:08 

ANI News

Delhi Police arrest man for making fake website of Central govt...

New Delhi [India], July 23 (ANI): The special cell of Delhi Police arrested a man from Shyamnagar in West Bengal for making a fake website of Central government's scheme, police said on Tuesday....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Imran Khan Admits for 1st Time Pakistani Intelligence Led CIA to Osama Bin Laden...

TEHRAN (FNA)- For the first time, Pakistan has admitted knowledge of Osama Bin Laden's whereabouts prior to his 2011 death....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Labour Leader Urges Supporters to Rally for Snap General Elections in UK...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called on his supporters to go on a rally on Thursday to demand a snap general election in the United Kingdom....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

US Administration Seeks to Cut 3mln People from Food Aid...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The administration of US President Donald Trump has proposed a plan to limit food stamp eligibility that would cut about 3.1 million people from the aid program, according to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Iran Vows to Safeguard Security in Persian Gulf...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyed Abbas Araqchi underlined that his country will not allow sabotage acts in the Persian Gulf and will maintain security in the region for the safe passage of vessels....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

UN: War in Yemen Eminently Resolvable...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The United Nations (UN) announced that the years-long war in Yemen can be stopped and is "eminently resolvable" as the warring sides are committed to a UN-brokered peace agreement reached in Sweden late last year....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Technology Companies Press Trump as Huawei Deadline Nears...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A meeting on Monday with President Donald Trump failed to ease tech companies' concerns over the administration's stance on Huawei as a deadline to halt US sales to the Chinese telecommunications giant quickly approaches....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Syria in Last 24 Hours: Hundreds of Civilians Abducted by Ankara, Allied Militants in Aleppo's Afrin...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Turkish Army and its allied militants have kidnapped and detained hundreds of civilians in Afrin in Northwestern Aleppo since occupying the region, media reports said on Tuesday....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Anonymizing Personal Data 'Not Enough'...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Current methods for anonymizing data leave individuals at risk of being re-identified, according to new research....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Iran Blasts Trump's Remarks on Afghanistan as Threat to Int'l Peace...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian foreign ministry on Wednesday lashed out at US President Donald Trump for his racist comments against Afghans, calling them as a threat to the international peace....

 2019-07-24 08:07 

FARS News Agency

Witnesses: Nigeria Soldiers Attack Zakzaky Supporters...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Nigerian soldiers have reportedly opened fire on Muslim marchers demanding the release of senior cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, who has been in government custody since 2015....

 2019-07-24 08:06 

BloombergQuint

Hot Money: Decoding Charts Of Petronet LNG, Colgate, IDFC First Bank and More...

Hot Money: Decoding Charts Of Petronet LNG, Colgate, IDFC First Bank and More...

 2019-07-24 08:04 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) 2 S. Koreans held in N. Korea after fishing vessel drifts in East Sea...

(ATTN: ADDS more info throughout; UPDATES with minor edits) SEOUL, July 24 (Yonhap) -- ......

 2019-07-24 08:04 

UPI

Warren, Sanders back airline food workers threatening to strike...

Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders pledged to support airline food service workers threatening to strike for higher wages and better health insurance....

 2019-07-24 08:01 

Reuters Canada

MLB roundup: Yanks earn wild 10-inning win over Twins...

Didi Gregorius went 5-for-5 with seven RBIs and scored the winning run in the 10th inning as the New York Yankees rallied for a wild 14-12 victory over the Minnesota Twins in a battle of division leaders Tuesday night in Minneapolis....

 2019-07-24 08:00 

BloombergQuint

Here's Why You Can Expect A Lower Salary Hike This Year...

Following the unprecedented rally in increments last year, the job market has let it settle down, says TeamLease in a report....

 2019-07-24 08:00 

BloombergQuint

Euro Area's Economic Struggles Persist as Industry Slump Deepens...

Euro Area's Economic Struggles Persist as Industry Slump Deepens...

 2019-07-24 07:58 

Yonhap News

(3rd LD) Defense ministry dismisses Japan's claim over Dokdo, vows stern response...

(ATTN: ADDS Seoul's response to Russia's latest statement in paras 8-14) SEOU......

 2019-07-24 07:58 

Reuters

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Stena Bulk says spoke to seized tanker's crew, all are safe and well...

All 23 crew on a British-flagged tanker seized last week by Iran in the Strait o......

 2019-07-24 07:57 

Yonhap News

Hyundai's SUV focus will mitigate challenges: Fitch...

SEOUL, July 24 (Yonhap) -- Fitch Ratings on Wednesday said Hyundai Motor Group's focu......

 2019-07-24 07:56 

IANS

BJD takes early lead in Patkura Assembly polls in Odisha...

Bhubaneswar, July 24 (IANS) The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Wednesday took an early lead in the counting of votes for election to the Patkura Assembly constituency in Odisha's Kendrapara district....

 2019-07-24 07:56 

BloombergQuint

Johnson Builds Team to Deliver Split From EU: Brexit Update...

Johnson Builds Team to Deliver Split From EU: Brexit Update...

 2019-07-24 07:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Stena Bulk says spoke to seized tanker's crew, all are safe and well...
 2019-07-24 07:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Aston Martin cuts 2019 forecasts on UK, Europe weakness...

Luxury carmaker Aston Martin on Wednesday lowered several of its forecasts for t......

 2019-07-24 07:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

'New student' Polota-Nau looking to stake World Cup claim...

Tatafu Polota-Nau is the only hooker in the Australia camp with any World Cup ex......

 2019-07-24 07:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Japan-South Korea tussle over disputed islands spreads to Olympics, again...

A war of words over ownership of a group of tiny islands in the sea between Japa......

 2019-07-24 07:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 3-South Korea asks Japan not to drop it from smooth-trade list...
 2019-07-24 07:53 

AFP

The final countdown: Tokyo marks one year till 2020 Olympics...

Tokyo on Wednesday entered the final leg of its marathon Olympic preparations, marking a year until the 2020 Games open with officials promising a high-tech but eco-friendly event.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have ...

 2019-07-24 07:53 

AFP

Johnson to become Britain's new PM with Brexit mission...

Boris Johnson will officially become Britain's prime minister on Wednesday with a mission to deliver Brexit by October 31 come what may, while fending off rebellious MPs.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news t...

 2019-07-24 07:52 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Chemicals firm Croda unit hit by U.S.-China trade war...

Speciality chemicals maker Croda International Plc said on Wednesday the U.S.-Ch......

 2019-07-24 07:52 

Reuters Africa

U.S. imposes visa restrictions on Nigerians involved in 'undermining democracy'...

The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it had imposed visa restrictions on Nigerians it said were involved in trying to undermine democracy in presidential and parliamentary elections this year....

 2019-07-24 07:51 

Sputnik International

Naked and Afraid: Nude Cyclists Shot at by Angry Man With Paintball Gun in St. Louis...

The World Naked Bike Ride was first organised in 2003. In 2004 the event was held in 28 cities across ten countries. The ride aims to promote "a vision of a cleaner, safer, more body-positive world"....

 2019-07-24 07:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UK chemicals firm Croda unit hit by U.S.-China trade war...
 2019-07-24 07:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Uber Freight launches in Germany, faces local competition...

U.S. ride-hailing company Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany, takin......

 2019-07-24 07:50 

AFP

Ray Donovan, the US special agent who obsessively pursued 'Chapo'...

Seven years ago, US special agent Ray Donovan began an in-depth study of the Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman saga -- and it quickly became an obsession.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a questio...

 2019-07-24 07:50 

AFP

The final countdown: Tokyo marks one year till 2020 Olympics...

Tokyo on Wednesday entered the final leg of its marathon Olympic preparations, marking a year until the 2020 Games open with officials promising a high-tech but eco-friendly event.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have ...

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