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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:05:24 GMT
US Military Official Confirms China Deal to Use Cambodian Naval Base
VOA national security correspondent Jeff Seldin contributed to this article.CAMP H. M. SMITH, Hawaii - A senior U.S. Indo-Pacific Command officer August 15 confirmed Cambodia and China are p

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 20:42:05 GMT
US, ASEAN to Stage Joint Naval Drills in Gulf of Thailand
Amid tensions in the contested South China Sea, the navies of the United States and the 10 ASEAN member-states will stage their first combined maritime exercise in early September in the Gulf of Th

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 18:05:38 GMT
China-Vietnam Maritime Standoff: 3 Scenarios for the Next Stage
CLARK FIELD, PHILIPPINES - A standoff between Chinese and Vietnamese vessels in the South China Sea has intensified with the return this month of China's oil survey boat - followed by a reprimand f

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:20:39 GMT
Marvel changes history in second issue of 'Marvel Universe'
Washington D.C [USA], Aug 23 (ANI): The comic book 'Marvel Universe', which is known to publish books in a span of 50 years, has decreased its timescale to 10 to 12 years. This year in order to keep i

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:05:04 GMT
US-China Trade War Is Good News for Some Countries
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CALIF. - As with any war, there are winners and losers. That is also the case with the U.S.-China trade war.As the two countries battle, companies affected by high tariffs a

Hong Kong China

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:22:19 +0800
Ho Iat Seng elected Macau CE in one horse race
The former president of Macau’s Legislative Assembly, Ho Iat Seng, on Sunday became the SAR's third chief executive in an uncontested race. A 400-people election committee gave Ho the endorsement as the chief executive-elect. A total of 392 membe...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:44:20 +0800
China hits out at US 'bullying' over tariffs
China on Saturday angrily hit out at the latest US tariff hikes on its goods, saying a "bullying" Washington would eventually "eat its own bitter fruit". European leaders have also warned US President Donald Trump of the dangers of trade skirmishes ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 05:26:26 +0800
Trump retaliates with higher tariffs on China
President Donald Trump hit back at China on Friday in their mounting trade war, raising existing and planned tariffs in retaliation for Beijing's announcement earlier in the day of new duties on American goods. Trump slammed the "unfair Trading Rela...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 01:20:19 +0800
Trump orders US companies to leave China
US President Donald Trump lashed out at Beijing and vowed a quick response to China's plans for new tariffs, while ordering American companies to leave the country. The blistering Twitter screed called into doubt chances for a quick resolution to th...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 20:57:11 +0800
China slaps more tariffs on US imports
China announced on Friday it will hit US imports worth US$75 billion with new tariffs starting September 1 and December 15, as retaliation for Washington's planned tariff hikes in a bruising trade war. The punitive tariffs will range from 5 percent ...

Hong Kong Local

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 20:14:05 +0800
Police point guns at protesters in Tsuen Wan
A police officer fired a warning shot, and three of them pointed their guns at a group of people in Tsuen Wan on Sunday evening as tensions flared up again following a brief respite from earlier clashes. An RTHK reporter said he witnessed one of the ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 20:07:37 +0800
Protesters attack business at Yi Pei Square
Dozens of black-clad protesters attacked a mahjong parlour and a restaurant at Yi Pei Square in Tsuen Wan on Sunday night – in an apparent reprisal over clashes in the same area earlier this month. The protesters yelled out “come out Hokkien men...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:05:52 +0800
Water cannon used as Tsuen Wan protesters retreat
Police deployed two water cannons for the first time in Tsuen Wan on Sunday evening as they attempt to push back hundreds of anti-extradition protesters who had thrown bricks and what appeared to be petrol bombs towards riot police. At around 6.50pm...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:57:33 +0800
Police wheel out water cannon for first time
The police's two water cannons have been deployed for the first time in the streets of Tsuen Wan on Sunday, as the force tried to disperse anti-government protesters in the area. The vehicles were used on Yeung Uk Road and Tai Ho Road, after some p...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 15:34:53 +0800
Protesters say unrest strains police families
More than a hundred people have marched to the police headquarters from Edinburgh Place in support of families of the police force on Sunday, saying the protests are putting enormous strains on families. The organiser, a group called Police Relativ...

India Merinews

2019-08-22T22:09:59+05:30
Esther Dere on emotions behind producing 'Undercover Boss'
Intuition. Collaboration. Creation. These are the most fundamental aspects of her job according to renowned Executive Producer Esther Dere. This British native has a natural curiosity about things, people, and the world, which comes out in her work. ...

2019-08-22T22:01:54+05:30
Enthusiasm needed
To bring passion to our performance in the working life, the enthusiasm is necessary but not sufficient. To make it sufficient, we need to create working environment with motivation by all the stakeholders including employers. It has been revealed by...

2019-08-22T21:49:59+05:30
Cinematographer Feixue Tang takes home multiple awards for work in new film
When embarking on a new production, celebrated Chinese cinematographer Feixue Tang aims to be as subtle as possible with her work. It is this approach that makes her a one-of-a-kind artist. She manages to capture each and every shot to its fullest po...

2019-08-22T21:47:36+05:30
Jaipur gets all set for two-day Krishna Janmashtami festivities and devotional fervour
Jaipur is all set to celebrate Krishna Janmashtami on 23rd and 24th August with great devotional fervour at famous Govind Devji Temple in the city. The festival commemorates the birthday of Lord Krishna - the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu who is ...

2019-08-22T21:43:33+05:30
Islam and feeding the poor - Part II
Do we realize that as we live our happy lives here, millions of our fellow human beings live in hunger and are starving! The majority of the world population today lives in poverty. It is clear that the world systems today are unjust and inhumane. Ot...

Indonesia Headlines

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:52:08 GMT
Indonesian man marries two women at the same time - The Independent
Indonesian man marries two women at the same time The Independent While it is not surprising for a man to marry more than one wife in Indonesia, marrying both girlfriends at the same time got the cou

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:51:53 GMT
Cash for trash- Indonesia village banks on waste recycling - The Wider Image
Cash for trash: Indonesia village banks on waste recycling Reuters Indonesia's crackdown on imported foreign waste has upset the village of Bangun, where residents say they earn more money sortin

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:51:42 GMT
Indonesia jailbreak- Convicts return to Papua prison
Indonesia jailbreak: Convicts return to Papua prison CNA SORONG, Indonesia: More than 270 inmates - including convicted murderers - who bolted from a prison torched during violent riots in Indonesia&

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:51:41 GMT
Indonesia tells supermarkets to remove 'palm oil-free' products
Indonesia tells supermarkets to remove 'palm oil-free' products New Straits Times JAKARTA: Indonesia, the world's top palm oil producer, has told some retailers in Jakarta to remove food

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:51:39 GMT
Garuda Indonesia Has Signed A Letter Of Intent For 4 Airbus A330-800s
Garuda Indonesia Has Signed A Letter Of Intent For 4 Airbus A330-800s Simple Flying Garuda Indonesia has expressed an interest in purchasing four Airbus A330-800 aircraft. Airbus A330neo The Airbus A

Japan Times News

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 06:00:00 PST
K. International spelling whiz wins ninth Japan Times Bee

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:54:00 PST
Japan’s media out of step with mental health issues

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:42:00 PST
Anniversaries loom for gum producer Lotte and the Yoshiwara red-light district

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:40:00 PST
NHK puppet show offers a rare glimpse into unconventional lives

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:38:00 PST
Putting the express in espresso

Malaysia Malay Mail

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 20:15:28 +0800
Hannah Yeoh: Love for the Jalur Gemilang needs to be inculcated from young
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 25 — Love and respect for the Jalur Gemilang national flag needs to be inculcated in the community from an early age, said Deputy Minister of Women, Family and Community Development Hannah Yeoh. “This Malaysian flag is ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:22:19 +0800
Dr M to visit Vietnam to boost bilateral ties, trade
HANOI, Aug 25 — The three-day official visit of Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to Vietnam starting tomorrow will strengthen relations and spur bilateral trade to US$15 billion (RM63 billion) next year. Malaysian ambassado...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:15:45 +0800
Calm in KLIA as normalcy returns after network equipment replacement
SEPANG, Aug 25 — The situation at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) remained calm as at 3.30pm today as normal operations resumed after it was hit by network equipment failure for four days since Wednesday night, a tec...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:46:58 +0800
Amirudin calls on Pakatan to focus on helping people instead of politicking
SHAH ALAM, Aug 25 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) should reduce politicking and focus more on helping the people if it does not want to lose public trust and confidence. Selangor PH Leadership Council chairman, Amirudin Shari said PH shoul...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:14:03 +0800
PKR calls for discussions following UN’s report on actual poverty line being between 15 to 20pc
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 25 — The recent revelation of Malaysia’s poverty rate being at 15 to 20 per cent as mentioned by the United Nations special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights has led Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) to call for...

Mongolia

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 04:21:29 +0000
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:19:35 +0000
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Mon, 02 May 2016 01:24:00 +0000
Construction industry: Impasse and a way out
Mongolia’s real estate market today resembles a toddler. Thousands of apartments and other buildings in Ulaanbaatar do not meet the basic requirements of modern urban planning and they lack good infrastructure. The buildings start falling apart and...

Sun, 01 May 2016 03:10:41 +0000
Portrait of a morin khuur master
By Michelle Borok Jigjiddorj Nanzaddorj, “Jiigee” as he’s known to friends and fans, is one of Mongolia’s living national treasures. He is a young morin khuur (horse head fiddle) virtuoso and has been honored numerous times wi...

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:21:25 +0000
A conversation with Canada’s Ambassador Ed Jager
Ambassadors in Depth The UB Post is Mongolia’s only English language newspaper that is distributed to all the embassies in Mongolia. We make an effort to work closely with all ambassadors and other accredited representatives as we acknowledge the c...

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Philippines

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:16:00 +0800
Filipinos spend ‘most time’ on social media in the world — poll
A recent report on the latest trends in social media revealed that the Philippines spends the most time on social media globally.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:05:00 +0800
WATCH: Giant panda Bei Bei, soon to go bye-bye, turns four in US
He didn't blow out any candles, but the Washington National Zoo's giant panda Bei Bei appeared to enjoy celebrating his fourth birthday on Thursday, his last before being shipped back to China.  

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:56:00 +0800
Palace: No need to talk about Sanchez as he is unqualified for release
Malacañang said the possibility of convicted rapist-murderer ex-Mayor Antonio Sanchez's prison release is no longer an issue.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:45:00 +0800
Motolite rolls past BaliPure for 2nd win
Led by the offense of Isa Molde and Myla Pablo, Motolite was able to make easy work of the Water Defenders.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 15:08:00 +0800
Bill proposes renaming Camp Aguinaldo to Camp General Antonio Luna
On the eve of National Heroes Day, a solon announced he wants to rename the Armed Forces headquarters after Antonio Luna.

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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:16:00 +0800
Filipinos spend ‘most time’ on social media in the world — poll
A recent report on the latest trends in social media revealed that the Philippines spends the most time on social media globally.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:56:00 +0800
Palace: No need to talk about Sanchez as he is unqualified for release
Malacañang said the possibility of convicted rapist-murderer ex-Mayor Antonio Sanchez's prison release is no longer an issue.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 15:08:00 +0800
Bill proposes renaming Camp Aguinaldo to Camp General Antonio Luna
On the eve of National Heroes Day, a solon announced he wants to rename the Armed Forces headquarters after Antonio Luna.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 10:04:00 +0800
As 'Ineng' moves away, a new potential tropical cyclone is brewing
The new LPA PAGASA is monitoring is seen to develop into a tropical cyclone while inside the Philippine area of responsibility.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0800
‘Chinese research ships sighted in Pacific but outside Phl’
The Chinese ship detected in the Pacific was actually conducting a survey outside the Philippines 200-nautical mile Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said yesterday.

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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0800
5 Makati cops held in Parañaque mall
Five Makati police investigators were allegedly illegally detained by the security personnel of a mall in Parañaque City last Friday as they were investigating a kidnapping, an official said yesterday.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0800
Brace for ‘monstrous’ traffic in Metro Manila – DPWH
Motorists and commuters are likely to experience “monstrous” traffic in Metro Manila until Tuesday, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said Friday.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0800
‘Brutalist’ martial law museum to rise in UP Diliman
The martial law museum to rise within the University of the Philippines (UP)’s Diliman campus will be a “brutalist” architectural structure, designed after a clenched fist to memorialize the struggles of those who fought against the Marcos dict...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0800
Cop convicted for investment scam
A policeman was convicted of estafa by a Quezon City court for a multimillion-peso investment scam that targeted other members of the Philippine National Police (PNP).

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0800
Firearm licensing amnesty sought
Peace advocates are seeking an amnesty for firearm licensing for civilians in the Bangsamoro region to complement the decommissioning of Moro guerrillas.

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Singapore Today Online

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0000
Sweet young love, or scam? Man, 22, deletes dating apps after almost falling prey to credit-for-sex ruse

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0000
More S’poreans aware of climate change but not doing enough to slow crisis, say activists

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 15:16:49 +0000
S'porean woman hopes truth will come to light, as friends and family pay last respects to husband killed in Phuket fight

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 11:57:14 +0000
‘Allow me time to readjust to normal life again’, says Kong Hee in his return to City Harvest Church

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 10:17:55 +0000
Toddler dies after full-length mirror in shop at Jewel Changi Airport falls on her

South China Morning Post

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 21:00:14 +0800
China calls Donald Trump’s trade war escalation a ‘strategic mistake’
Chinese state media has called US President Donald Trump’s decision to escalate the tariff war a “strategic mistake” and vowed not to give in to America’s “unreasonable demands”.In an editorial on Sunday, Communist Party mouthpiece People...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 20:42:34 +0800
China’s central bank sets new floors for mortgage rate in latest bid to curb speculation
China’s central bank has set new floors for the country’s mortgage rate from October 8, in its latest move to curb property speculation, stabilise prices and control asset bubbles.For first-home buyers, the mortgage rate floor will be the latest ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 20:30:21 +0800
Crackdown on Chinese accounts shows US social media giants becoming ‘more proactive’
The swift crackdown on an alleged disinformation campaign linked to Hong Kong’s anti-government protests shows social media platforms Twitter, Facebook and YouTube are becoming more proactive about dismantling influence operations, according to ana...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:09:31 +0800
China’s rare earth magnet exports to US rise despite trade war threats
Chinese exports of rare earth magnets to the United States rose last month, customs figures show, despite a threat to restrict supplies as part of the ongoing trade war.China is the world’s dominant producer of rare earth magnets, which are widely ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:59:41 +0800
Hong Kong protests: residents angry at access changes during demonstration besiege property management firm for second day
The management office of a residential estate in Kowloon Bay was besieged for a second consecutive day by residents angry at the sudden changing of entrance codes during protests.Dozens of people surrounded the Shui On Properties Management office in...

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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:02:00 +0700
Insurgent suspect dies after interrogation injuries
PATTANI: A suspected Southern insurgent died on Sunday after being treated in an intensive care unit for more than a month from injuries sustained during an interrogation by security authorities.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:45:00 +0700
Hong Kong police threaten use of water cannon in latest clashes
HONG KONG: Hong Kong police on Sunday for the first time rolled out water cannon trucks in clashes with protesters, after months of escalating violence, but stopped short of using them.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:15:00 +0700
Thai spikers lose to young Japan in Asian final
Thailand came up short on Sunday as the team lost to their rival Japan in the 2019 Asian Women's Volleyball Championship in Seoul.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 16:32:00 +0700
Leonardo DiCaprio shares dugong Marium death
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has joined Thailand in the mourning of Marium, a young dugong who grabbed national attention before she died.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 15:54:00 +0700
Korat dorms hit hard by drop in university enrolment
NAKHON RATCHASIMA: Operators of dormitories say their businesses have been severely affected by a sharp drop in the numbers of students entolled at universities in the past few years.

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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 18:02:00 +0700
Insurgent suspect dies after interrogation injuries
PATTANI: A suspected Southern insurgent died on Sunday after being treated in an intensive care unit for more than a month from injuries sustained during an interrogation by security authorities.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 16:32:00 +0700
Leonardo DiCaprio shares dugong Marium death
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has joined Thailand in the mourning of Marium, a young dugong who grabbed national attention before she died.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 12:51:00 +0700
Majority support general debate over Prayut's oath-taking: Poll
A majority of people agree with the opposition's move to grill Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha in a general debate in the House of Representative over his incomplete oath-taking during the cabinet's swearing-in ceremony, according to an opinion surv...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:07:00 +0700
Most oppose Pheu Thai MPs switching to support govt: Poll
A slight majority of people say they would disagree if some opposition MPs of the Pheu Thai Party defected to support the government under Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha as speculated, according to an opinion survey by the National Institute for De...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:22:00 +0700
Local politics heating up
The political calendar for 2020 is shaping up to be a busy one, with the local elections that were "frozen" since the National Council for Peace and Order seized power in 2014 due to go ahead.

Vietnam Politics

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:32:00 GMT
Japan to provide patrol ships to Vietnam amid maritime row with China
  Japan also agreed to provide two large patrol ships and lend up to five used surveillance aircraft to the PhilippinesJapan to provide planes, ships for Philippines amid sea dispute with ChinaJapan eyes record defence budget to develop anti-ship m...

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 01:00:00 GMT
French president hails preservation of Hanoi Old Quarter
  Francois Hollande was warmly welcomed by Hanoians and tourists in the Old QuarterVietnamese airlines order 40 Airbus jets worth $6.5 billionBeyond the baguette: France's food legacy in VietnamHanoi opens pedestrian zone around iconic Sword LakeFr...

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Philippine president 'responds positively' to Vietnam premier’s visit invitation
  PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc encouraged Philippine businesses to "invest more, have more trade" in Vietnam during his meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 08:16:20 GMT
India PM offers Vietnam $500 million credit line for defense cooperation
  Narendra Modi, the first Indian prime minister to visit Vietnam in 15 yearsIndia plans expanded missile export drive, with China on its mindIndia sets up space facility in Vietnam to monitor East Sea: reportVietnam needs closer strategic partners...

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Vietnam says all will lose in any South China Sea war
  "Recent worrying developments" there "have had a negative impact on the security environment of the region, the country's president said.Schedule announced for Hollande's visit to Vietnam next monthJokowi vows to develop ‘every inch’ of Indon...

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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 05:00:00 GMT
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 03:44:51 GMT
Vietnam property market: to buy or not to buy?
  The new legislation played a major role in addressing many issues that foreigners previously faced and made Vietnam property market “sexy” againVietnam’s housing market improves in Q2: reportForeigners fuel housing salesIt's still hard for ...

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 03:32:19 GMT
Heroin, nazis, and Agent Orange: inside the $66 billion merger of the year
  These companies used to sell heroin and Agent Orange. Now, they want to form the world’s largest supplier of seeds and pesticides.EU seen approving weed-killer ingredient glyphosate amid cancer rowDow and DuPont to merge in deal to create $130 ...

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 02:00:00 GMT
China issues highest typhoon alert as Meranti makes landfall
  Typhoon Meranti kills 1 in Taiwan; expected to weaken furtherHydropower dam tunnel collapses in central Vietnam flash floods, many missingTyphoon Rai weakens after hitting central Vietnam

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:24:00 GMT
Rice: aid deal is “win-win” for U.S., Israel
 Record new U.S. military aid deal for Israel to be signed in days: sources

Xinhua China News

2017-05-07
China Focus: Beijing firms bring tech to Belt and Road countries
"Borrow a boat to sail in the sea -- we will find more ways to use the opportunities brought by the Belt and Road Initiative," he said.

2017-04-24
Xi, Trump discuss ties, Korean Peninsula situation over phone
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Monday discussed bilateral ties and the situation on the Korean Peninsula on phone, pledging close contact by various means to promptly exchange views on major issues of common con...

2017-04-21
Feature: A Thai student dreams of selling rice to China
Agricultural products have been exempted duty by the FTA , but most Thai rice sold in China ' s supermarkets is imported through regular channels , without taking advantage of the FTA , she said .

2017-04-20
Hebei promises dedication in building Xiongan New Area
Public services including employment , education , healthcare and social security will be improved in the area , he said .

2017-04-08
Xi, Trump pledge to expand mutually beneficial cooperation, manage differences
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, pledged on Friday to expand mutually beneficial cooperation and to manage their differences based on mutual respect.

Xinhua World News

2018-01-24
Palestinians clash with Israeli soldiers after protest against Pence visit
Palestinian protesters hurl stones at Israeli soldiers during clashes after a protest against the visit of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Hebron, on Jan. 23, 2018.

2018-01-03
U.S. failure to appoint Australian ambassador "diplomatic insult": former deputy PM
Former Australian Deputy Prime Minister Tim Fischer has accused the U.S. of hitting Australia with a "diplomatic insult."

2017-10-28
Speaker of Hungarian Parliament addresses in Budapest
Laszlo Kover (1st L), Speaker of the Hungarian Parliament, speaks at a conference of the parliament speakers of the Western Balkans in Budapest, Hungary on Oct. 27, 2017.

2017-10-23
Typhoon Lan lashes central Japan, killing 2 and disrupting transport systems
Two people were killed and transportation systems and businesses severely disrupted as Typhoon Lan lashed central Japan's Pacific coast after making landfall early Monday.

2017-10-13
Spotlight: U.S. decision to withdraw from UNESCO triggers calls for multilateralism
The U.S. decision to withdraw from UNESCO, the UN cultural agency, has triggered worldwide calls for supporting multilateralism amid world challenges.

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