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Tensions escalated along the Artsakh-Azerbaijan border as a fourth soldier was killed by Azerbaijani fire in two days and two others were critically…
06.19 / 22:10
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The Co-chairmen of the OSCE Minsk Group issued a statement Monday following their visit to the region and urged Baku to avoid “further escalation of the c…
06.19 / 22:10
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Danielle Cazarian, Nadia Essayan, Guillaume Kasbarian, and Jacques Marilossian, all representing French President Emmanuel Macron’s party were elected to France’s National Assembly on Sat…
06.19 / 22:10
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Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian has travelled to Doha and discussed with his Qatari counterpart the Gulf state’s bitter dispute with other Arab n…
06.19 / 22:10
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Artsakh President Bako Sahakian visited the village of Talish in the Martakert region on Friday to dedicate a monument of the revival of that…
06.19 / 22:10
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Blocked Transition: Corruption and Regionalism in Tunisia International Crisis Group   Executive Summary The political consensus in place since the late-2014 parliamentary and presidential elections has stabilised Tunisian politics but is beginning to reach its limits. Despite the formation of a national unity government comprising the main political parties, the country suffers from a growing …
06.19 / 22:09
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BJP chooses Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as presidential…
06.19 / 21:42
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London, June 19 A man rammed a van into worshippers coming out of a mosque in north London after special Ramzan prayers today, killing one person and injuring 10 others in what British PM Theresa May described as a deliberate and “sickening” terrorist attack on Muslims. The attack — the fourth terror assault to jolt Britain in four months — occurred just after midnight outside the Muslim Welfare House, which houses a mosque, on the Seven Sisters Road when some people were helping a man wh…
06.19 / 21:15
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According to a recent Gartner report, the public cloud services' market in India is estimated to grow at 38 per cent in 2017 to $1.81…
06.19 / 22:16
businessworld.in
Arbitrage Fund returns have fallen in the past three years. From delivering 9-9.5% per annum not too long ago, they (as a category) delivered just 6.43% in the previous twelve months. Short Term Debt Fund returns, on the other hand, are on the rise - with a category average of 9.43% in the past year, which is very impressive for a low-risk…
06.19 / 22:16
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Fiat India has opened bookings for Jeep in India. The SUV will be available across three trims and will be the safest SUV on Indian…
06.19 / 22:16
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Shoppers can use Samsung Pay at all of the Group’s retail stores in India. Samsung Pay will be accepted at Lifestyle, Max, Splash, Home Centre and Spar S…
06.19 / 22:16
businessworld.in
A shortfall in refined Zinc metal was seen in the global market, as during the initial four months of this year deficit was seen at 112000 mt against 115000 mt during the same period last…
06.19 / 22:16
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The Council would hold discussions with state governments on NET and put forward the finer points and its advantages for the locals, who would remain top in their respective states and can gain entry into IITs…
06.19 / 22:16
businessworld.in
Brass mill products exports and imports by United States during April has increased when compared to the corresponding period in 2016, as per Copper & Brass Fabricators…
06.19 / 22:16
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Australian competition regulator the ACCC is calling for volunteers for a new broadband speed monitoring program for the National Broadband Network (NBN). The regulator aims to install hardware-based monitoring devices in around 4,000 households over four years to test typical speeds on fixed-line NBN services at various periods throughout the day. An initial 2,000 households will be equipped with the devices in the first year of the program, which will be taking applications up…
06.19 / 22:15
telecomasia.net
For most of us, vacations are synonymous to travelling and getting to see new places.  And with travelling becoming a new passion among youngsters, the tourism industry is growing by leaps and bounds. An integral part of tourism is hospitality. The increase in opportunities in hospitality industry made hotel management …
06.19 / 22:11
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About the Author: Amar Kumar Prasad joined Internshala as a Web Developer. He recently completed one and a half years with the company and reminisces about his journey so far. I’ll always remember my first day at Internshala. I stood at the door for quite some time, tensed and nervous. &…
06.19 / 22:11
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Summer in Pakistan has already taken charge. As the temperatures soar, people are looking for ways to take a fun and cool break. The first that comes to mind is traveling. Who doesn’t like to travel? It is an experience unlike any other. It is a rejuvenating time that helps people get back on track. […] The post Win a free trip to Thailand with Tapal’s #ShareAPass Campaign appeared first on B…
06.19 / 21:19
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Protesters wearing shark costumes with the fins cut off surrounded a famous restaurant beside the Hong Kong harbor on Saturday, to demand it halt sales of shark fins, especially from threatened species, such as the whale…
06.19 / 21:08
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These challenges run the gambit of cost reduction, regulatory and legislative mandates, security attacks, and process changes resulting from new…
Words and photos by Sonja Swanson and Seoyoung Jang You may have seen these dark leafy greens with their roots attached at your local market or grocery store. And if you’re already a fan, bravo! Because naengi (냉이, shepherd’s purse) is a delicious spring green that you shouldn’t pass up.   Naengi can be found […] The post “Naengi” A Wonderful Spring Green – Bburi Kitchen for naengi 냉이 recipe appeared first on Groove Magazine…
06.19 / 20:36
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The China Post Date: April 22, 2017 By: The China Post news staff with CNA TAIPEI, Taiwan — Dairy cattle in Chiayi were confirmed this week to have been infected with bovine tuberculosis. Disease control authorities said Friday that there was a risk of cow-to-human transmission if a consumer drinks unsterilized milk, but that…
06.19 / 20:04
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Web Desk (LAHORE) — As many as 136 educational institutions are inactive in Lahore due to negligence of officials, dwindling student attendance and absence of teachers, reported 24 News HD on Thursday.   District Education Officer has failed to visit even 60% of schools. -Report   According to sources, District Coordination Officer (DCO) Secondary Education […] The post Lahore: 136 schools inactive due to govt neglect appeared first on 24 News…
06.19 / 20:03
channel24.pk
London: Arsene Wenger endured more frustration as Arsenal were held to a 2-2 draw by top four rivals Manchester City, while Swansea and Middlesbrough remain in relegation danger after a 0-0 draw on Sunday. With Arsenal fans once again calling for Wenger to resign during a pre-match protest march outside the Emirates Stadium, the Gunners boss desperately needed a dominant display from his team. Instead, Arsenal twice had to come from behind to avoid a third successive Premier League…
06.19 / 22:16
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Just when India speedster Ishant Sharma thought he would be cooling his heels through the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League, he was picked up in a last-minute swoop by Kings XI Punjab to bolster their bowling attack. Sharma, who had set himself at the base price of Rs. 2 crore for the IPL 2017 Auction held in February, surprisingly went unsold. It is understood he is going for his base price to the Punjab franchise.He was a part of the Indian Test team for the series with…
06.19 / 22:16
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India captain Virat Kohli is not pleased with the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) pay hike and wants Indian cricketers to earn more than what they are getting at the moment. It is learnt that Kohli seems to be unhappy with the current structure of payment after getting to know that his foreign counterparts earn more than what the India players make for a living. This comes a day after former India captain Ravi Shastri said categorically that the India players were being…
06.19 / 22:16
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Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad in the opening match of the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad on Wednesday. Hampered by injuries to some of their biggest stars, RCB will have their task cut out when they take on the title holders. Captain Virat Kohli and star batsman AB de Villiers will be unavailable for the match due to injuries. While Kohli is ruled out…
06.19 / 22:16
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Ace Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna, who became the fourth Indian to win a grand slam after clinching the mixed doubles title at the French Open, has asserted that this has been the best year of his career.Bopanna, playing alongside Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski, clinched his maiden Grand Slam title at the Roland Garros on Thursday.The seventh-seeded Indo-Canadian pair staged a comeback after losing the opening set and defeated Lena Groenefeld and Farah 6-2, 2-6, 12-10 in a summit clash…
06.19 / 22:14
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One year after their first meeting and first loss at the hands of the world #1, Li Junhui and Liu Yuchen topped the podium and took the biggest title of…
06.19 / 22:10
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A three-year home drought was ended as Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir won their first Indonesian Open together. History was also made by the unseeded Sayaka Sato, who became the…
06.19 / 22:10
badzine.net
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Diego Maradona criticised the appointment of Jorge Sampaoli as Argentina coach, saying the Copa America winning manager was no better than his disappointing…
06.19 / 21:46
thestar.com.my
Twitter has unveiled a new look, and much like some previous changes the company has made to its short-messaging service, it’s not going over so well with the Twitterati. The San Francisco company says the new design emphasizes simplicity, making it faster and easier to use, with bolder headlines and more intuitive icons. It also changed users’ profile images from square-shaped to round. The company said the new user interface will roll out on twitter.com, Twitter for iOS, Twitter for And…
06.19 / 22:16
suchtv.pk
Legislation aimed at providing more stability and transparency to Sri Lanka’s tax system will be presented to Parliament within the next three months, State Minister of Finance Eran Wickramaratne said today. He told a media briefing that this legislation which would be titled the, ‘Tax Bill” would specify the taxes and the percentages payable by […] The post New legislation to streamline tax structure: Eran – Daily Mirror appeared first on Link2…
06.19 / 22:10
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Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera has decided  that 23 sports in each district should be specially encouraged and 23 coaches should be assigned to do this job. His main targets are the Olympics, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games, where these athletes will be able to rake in medals. Meanwhile if there are special coaches among them, […] The post Those who score 50 runs and complain of leg pains should go home: Sports Minister – Daily Mirror appeared first on …
06.19 / 22:10
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  The Sri Lanka Land Reclamation and Development Corporation (SLLRDC), under the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development, has called for tenders for the first leg of the proposed ferry transport system in Colombo. The project will be implemented as a public-private partnership.As detailed in the 2016 Megapolis transport master plan, several of Colombo’s inland waterways […] The post Govt. invites bids for ferry transport system in Colombo – Daily Mirror appeared first on L…
06.19 / 22:10
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The satellite is in good health and continues to work as…
06.19 / 21:42
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge in San Francisco on Monday named lawyer Elizabeth Cabraser to lead the case brought against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV by owners over allegations it bypassed diesel emission controls. Cabraser, a lawyer at Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, also served as lead attorney for owners in the Volkswagen AG diesel emissions case that led to the German automaker agreeing to offer to buyback 500,000 vehicles and spend billions compensating owners. …
06.19 / 21:40
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As homage to the vision and legacy of Sheikh Zayed, Rolls-Royce has launched the ultimate automotive collector's item for the UAE. Discover it…
06.19 / 21:28
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Dynamic new e-commerce additions mean digital bookmarks are on point this weekend. Here Buro 24/7 Middle East looks at the relaunch of Boutique1.com, new art collections at Emergeast and then there's the highly-anticipated launch of LVMH's 24…
06.19 / 20:25
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By Jan Milo Severo, ContributorSt. Luke’s Medical Center... Capitol Medical Center... Heart Center... Lung Center... Kidney Center... These are just some of the numerous hospitals located in Quezon City. With the number of hospitals located in this metropolitan hub, Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista decided to aim for making the city one of the top medical tourism destinations in Asia.In the recent Quezon City Medical Tourism Stakeholders Summit held at Seda Hotel Vertis North, Mayor B…
06.19 / 22:16
tribune.net.ph
Centuria Medical Makati, the country’s first and largest Medical Mall, is a 28-story, state-of-the art medical facility that houses more than 600 leaders in healthcare. Located in the heart of modern Makati, Centuria is a tertiary hospital equipped with the latest medical technologies with a luxurious laidback ambiance of a lifestyle mall—truly, a one-stop shop for all outpatient medical procedures and practices. Well-trained doctors of various specialties, who are affiliated with top HMO…
06.19 / 22:16
tribune.net.ph
In celebration of their company’s 21st annual Community Partnership Day (CPD), Novartis Healthcare Philippines associates joined more than 24,500 of their colleagues across six continents and 52 countries in making a difference in the communities where they live and work. Novartis associates volunteering their time to support social institutions and nonprofit organizations represent more than 196,000 hours of combined community service. In line with this year’s Novartis Healthcare Phi…
06.19 / 22:16
tribune.net.ph
TV host and model Mari Jasmine had been dealt with such a blow to her gut. Literally. The Australian beauty recalled how her constant bloatedness cost her six years of chronic pain. She was not always like that. She grew up in a “very healthy household” in Sydney where her mom fed them lots of fruits and fresh produce. She was an active kid, just like most kids who grew up in her neighborhood. She was into softball, swimming and football. On hindsight, the 23-year-old recalls that her ACL i…
06.19 / 22:16
tribune.net.ph
Children today are often discouraged from playing outdoors for various reasons — to avoid the sun, the sweat and resulting malodor, to keep them safe and within sight, etc. And yet, adults often complain that all their kids ever do is play with their gadgets.An established brand of children’s bath products recently advocated the benefits of active playtime.“It is true — hindi lang laro ang laro. Johnson’s is a believer of playtime because of the multiple benefits it gives kids. More playtim…
06.19 / 22:16
tribune.net.ph
ANG pelikulang “Bloody Crayons” ay first team-up sa pelikula ng ElNella loveteam nina Elmo Magalona at Janella Salvador. Ang suspense-thriller movie na pinamamahalaan ni Topel Lee under Star Cinema ay bukod pa sa movie nina Elmo at Janella sa bakuran ng Regal Films, ang “My Fairy Tail Love Story” na̷…
06.19 / 22:15
journal.com.ph
NAG-E-ENJOY pa ang Kapuso actress na si Heart Evangelista sa pamamasyal sa Hawaii kasama ang pamilya. As usual, fashionista pa rin si Heart sa kanyang posts at seksing-seksi sa black bikini na inirampa niya. May makukulit na fans na pinauuwi na siya dahil gusto na nilang bumalik sa Mulawin…
06.19 / 22:15
journal.com.ph
Shaina, nagmi-menopause? Aktres, namamaga ang mukha at tinutubuan ng kung anu-ano Dahil sa sobrang hirap ng character niya sa The Better Half bilang Camille, aminado si Shaina Mag-dayao na talagang nagkakanda-sakit-sakit na siya. Natatawang sabi niya kahapon nang bisitahin namin sa set ng TBH, “sa sobrang nadadala, pati immune s…
06.19 / 22:15
journal.com.ph
During election campaign TRS Manifesto had promised 12 per cent reservation to Muslims, while the state legislature has passed it. Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Sunday said his government will take up the bill to the Centre for its…
06.19 / 22:15
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With Hindutva back BJP coming to power gave a rise to Godman coming to limelight. Taking a dig at them former BJP comrade and a former union minister Arun Shourie alleged that many of today’s godmen are “traders” who run real estate and financial empires and are in contrast with those of yesteryears who provide personal solace to many of us. …
06.19 / 22:15
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After India and China had strained their relations with each other, India looks forward to more mutual dialogue with China. On the eve of BRICS Foreign Minsters' meet, Gen. V.K. Singh Minister of State for External Affairs on Sunday met with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang…
06.19 / 22:15
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By Shanika Sriyananda Researcher and the Head of the Department of Pharmacology of the University of Rajarata Dr. Channa Jayasumana has said he will go to courts against the recommendation of the Cabinet-appointed committee to relax the import ban on glyphostate, the herbicide which is widely used in tea cultivation.  He said that the Government could not relax the import ban on glyphostate for the benefit of the tea industry as it would pollute downstream water …
06.19 / 22:14
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Focus on Blockchain ServicesRecently, information technology (IT) service providers are focusing on developing and spreading blockchain services. IT service companies believe that they will be able to effectively provide blockchain-based solutions based on their experiences in building corporate solutions and partnerships with various companies. According to market research firm Gartner on June 16, the global blockchain market is expected to rapidly grow to US$10 billion (11.4 trillion…
06.19 / 22:14
businesskorea.co.kr
Immoral ManagementControversy is brewing over the disclosure of Shinhan Bank’s preliminary transfer of a son of Han Dong-woo, a former chairman of the Shinhan Financial Group to its New York branch. It was also disclosed that the son was not originally recruited in an open recruitment system of the bank but left LG Investment & Securities (currently NH Investment & Securities) in 2004 and moved to Shinhan Bank as a manager of investment banking. Han resigned from the management team last M…
06.19 / 22:14
businesskorea.co.kr
Not Duo to THADDThe Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade said in its report that the recent rapid decline in South Korean automakers’ sales in China can be attributed to their low competitiveness rather than the conflict between South Korea and China that has followed THAAD deployment in the former. According to the report, the sales dropped 52.7%, 65.1% and 65.1% year on year in March, April and May this year, the three months when the conflict reached its peak, respectively. T…
06.19 / 22:14
businesskorea.co.kr
Target Vs. ActualAlthough disclosure systems to eradicate securities firms’ exaggeration in target stock prices are about to take effect, the companies are still sticking to unrealistic target stock prices and investment opinion at "buy." In particular, large-cap IT stocks, which continuously had growth this year such as Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix, showed not much difference between target and actual stock prices but automobile and steel stocks, whose prices were at a standstill or d…
06.19 / 22:14
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