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Global inequality soars: Shocking gap between rich and poor revealed

  LONDON, U.K. - The shocking gap between the rich and poor across the world was revealed in a new ...


Coastal defence Exercise "Sea Vigil" concluded successfully

New Delhi (India), Jan 23 (ANI): The Navy along with the Coast Guard successfully conducted the two-day Coastal defense exercise ...


Amit Shah's chopper to finally land in Jhargram for rally

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah will now be able to address ...


22 tableaus with Mahatma Gandhi theme to be showcased on R-Day

New Delhi, January 22 (ANI): As a befitting tribute from the country to father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi on ...


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Associated Press journalist died in hostilities he was covering

TRIPOLI, Libya - The Associated Press has paid tribute to its photoghrapher Mohamed Ben Khalifa, who was killed in clashes ...

Opposition to development of autonomous weapons growing

More than 60% of people around the world oppose the development of autonomous weapons that could select and kill targets ...

Trump: Maduro government illegitimate, names his own interim president

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a shock move, has formally recognized the head of the Venezuela National ...

Trump says he will honor invitation by Pelosi to address nation

  WASHINGTO DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has swept aside security concerns about the upcoming State of the Union ...

Syrian government wants UN to rein Israel in

DAMASCUS, Syria - Just as the Syrian War is at a dying stage, Israel has stepped up its engagement prolonging ...

New Israeli airport named after astronaut Ilan Ramon

RAMON, Israel - The long-awaited new international airport in the south of Israel opened on Monday. Costing $455 million, the ...

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Chinese and Australian shares rise, Japan trades lower

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Thursday, although there was continuing caution over events in the ...

Ambitious new strategy to grow Saudi entertainment industry

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A dramatic injection of entertainment is to drive Saudi Arabia's ambitions for the next decade. A ...

Stocks in U.S. propelled higher, IBM rises 8.5%

  NEW YORK, New York - All the major U.S. stock indices closed in the black on Wednesday, although the ...

Dubai Crown Prince signs historic agreement at Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum has selected Dubai as the location for its first affiliate research centre for ...

Stock markets in Asia ignore overnight falls in U.S.

  SYDNEY, Australia - Asian markets virtually ignored the sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, with the major indices trading ...

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WhatsApp messenger limits forwards in a bid to crackdown on rumors

  CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Facebook owned popular messaging service, WhatsApp has revealed plans to fight misinformation and rumors through ...


Dia Mirza felicitates winners at India Achievers Awards - 2019

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan 24 (BusinessWire India): India Achievers Awards, 2019, conceived and initiated by Blindwink is aimed at eulogising ...


Sarfaraz Ahmed apologises for racial comments against Proteas batsman

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed apologised for making racial remarks at South African batsman Andile ...


Countdownto ISRO launch of PSLV-C44 today

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Just before midnight on Thursday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch ...


One year after Bawana fire, family of victim waits for compensation

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): A year after the massive fire at the Bawana firecracker factory that claimed the ...


Rain for Delhi shortlived as air quality dips, fog delays trains

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Relief for people in the national capital following a downpour was short-lived on Thursday ...


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

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