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Denmark Open: Nehwal cruises into third round

Odense [Denmark], Oct 18 (ANI): Former world number one Saina Nehwal reached the third round of the ongoing Denmark Open ...


Caster receives prestigious award from Billie Jean King

New York - South African track star Caster Semenya can add LeBron James to the list of admirers ahead of ...


Japan Exports Fall for First Time Since 2016

TOKYO - Japan recorded a trade surplus for September of 139.6 billion yen ($1.2 billion), but exports fell 1.2 percent ...


Ebara exhibits water solution technology in Singapore

Singapore, Oct 18 (ANI): Singapore is known as one of the most vibrant cities for business in the world. And ...


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China has a hidden "debt iceberg" says Standard and Poor's

NEW YORK, New York - Standard and Poor’s 500 has downgraded China’s sovereign debt rating, citing concerns over off-balance-sheet debt ...

Baby on the way, Prince Harry drops bombshell

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, ...

Kosovo Votes to Create National Army Over Serb Objections

PRISTINA, KOSOVO - The parliament in Kosovo, Europe's newest independent state which relies on NATO troops for its protection, voted ...

China Tries Website Editor For Refusing to Comply With Delete Request

A website editor who failed to implement a delete notice from China's internet police has stood trial at a court ...

Pope Gets Invite to North Korea, Indicates will Consider it

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Thursday received an invitation to visit North Korea and the pontiff indicated that he ...

US, Chinese Defense Chiefs Meet in Effort to Improve Ties

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has told his Chinese counterpart that improved high-level relations between their countries will reduce the ...

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Putin: ISIS has taken hundreds of people hostage in Syria

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a revelation related to the ongoing war in Syria, that ...

Gang arrested after parental abductions sweep Australia

CANBERRA, Australia - A two year investigation by Australian Federal Police has netted a gang of four people involved in parental abductions. ...

Rift between Turkey and Saudi Arabia could unravel

The Oct. 2  disappearance  of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul has put a spotlight ...

Bomb explosion at college in Russia-annexed Crimea kills 18

MOSCOW, Russia - A bomb exploded at a college in the Black Sea region of Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday, leaving ...

Gunmen shoots scores of students at college in Crimean city

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Up to nineteen people are dead, many of them students, after a student at a college in ...

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Shareholders back removal of Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Arguing that the Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had mishandled several high-profile scandals, several public funds ...


Wall Street has quiet day on interest rate concerns

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. sticks dipped on Wednesday, as each of the major indices gave back a small ...


U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase opens Dublin office

DUBLIN, Ireland - Set up in San Francisco in 2012, the leading U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase has revealed its ...


Ireland and Northern Ireland border a stumbling block for UK

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May was facing off with European leaders on Wednesday in a bid to ...


Financial Supervisory Authority tells bank to get new boss

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Danish  Financial Supervisory Authority has rejected Danske Bank's preferred CEO to replace Thomas Borgen who resigned ...


China has a hidden "debt iceberg" says Standard and Poor's

NEW YORK, New York - Standard and Poor’s 500 has downgraded China’s sovereign debt rating, citing concerns over off-balance-sheet debt ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...