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MAPUTO: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday called on Mozambican leader Filipe Nyusi to take action against the exiled cleric he blames for last year’s failed coup. Erdogan was echoing the call to arms that he made during a stop in the Tanzanian capital Dar es Salaam on Monday as part of his tour of three African countries. He told a reception in Maputo that “we are aware that Fethullahists have a presence here in Mozambique”, referring to…
01.25 / 01:04
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China National Tourism Administration (CNTA), the government body that oversees tourism development in the mainland, has urged tour operators to sever ties with Japanese hotel chain APA Group. The move follows an escalating row over the Japanese hotelier’s denial of the 1937 massacre by Japanese troops in the Chinese city of Nanjing, Reuters reports. A…
01.25 / 00:52
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Donald Trump on Tuesday met top auto executives of the country and discussed his election promise to bring back jobs to…
01.24 / 23:41
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Macau Daily Times feed Vienna public transit authorities have found the man who went for a joyride with a Vienna street car. But they still don’t know why. The Vienna Lines transport authority says the culprit is a former employee who was dismissed some time ago. And police spokeswoman Irina Steirer says the 36-year-old has confessed to nabbing the […] The post Offbeat | Former employee who took Vienna tram for joyride apprehended appeared first on MACAU DAILY T…
01.24 / 23:40
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The film has been removed from Facebook but it has been circulated on the…
01.24 / 07:30
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Munira Ahmed, a 32-year-old freelancer from Queens, has become the face of resistance to the Trump administration, her image carried by thousands of protesters in Saturday’s massed marches in opposition to the newly elected president. The image, which shows the Bangladeshi American wearing a striking look of defiance and a hijab made from the Stars […
01.24 / 06:54
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Two Republican U.S. senators are proposing a bill that would allow states that like the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, to keep it instead of taking whatever replacement President Donald Trump and the Republicans come up with. “Republicans think that if you like your insurance, you should keep it. And we mean it,”…
01.24 / 06:50
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Donald Trump today signed a decree barring US federal funding for foreign NGOs that support…
01.24 / 06:46
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The US can learn many lessons from India's move towards a cashless economy, a top silicon valley expert has…
01.24 / 06:45
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Shaun Chen, the Liberal, MP of Scarborough, pleasantly known in the Canadian Parliament as the “Hakka Chinese” speaks to India Blooms News Service in an exclusive session, recollecting the journey from his boyhood days to the present Parliamentarian position, politics and more. How did you start your political career? I have always been passionate about […] The post “Justin is a dynamic, enigmatic, brilliant Prime Minister that a country can ever look up for”: Shaun Chen appeared firs…
01.24 / 06:42
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The United States was on the sidelines as peace talks aimed at ending the war in Syria got under way in Kazakhstan’s capital of Astana. U.S. Ambassador to Kazakhstan George Krol represented the Trump administration as an observer, while Russia, Turkey, Iran, Syria and Syrian rebels tried to work out a long-term peace agreement. But…
01.24 / 06:29
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New York [United States]: The Senate has approved the name of Mike Pompeo as the new Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) director. Pompeo’s name was confirmed by the Senate after the lawmakers voted 66-32 in his favour. As being a CIA director, he will be responsible for managing a global spying network and providing national security…
01.24 / 06:27
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A Saturday Night Live writer was suspended indefinitely after tweeting an "insensitive" joke about President Donald Trump's 10-year-old youngest…
01.24 / 06:25
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Dubai remains home to the world’s busiest international airport after seeing 83.6 million passengers in 2016. However, the figures released on Tuesday by Dubai International Airport fall short of an estimate of 85 million passengers authorities had hoped to have. Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, says in a statement that…
01.24 / 06:23
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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and US President Donald Trump discussed ways to boost the fight against terrorism and extremism on Monday and the new American leader underscored his commitment to bilateral ties, the two countries said. Trump told Sisi in a telephone call he appreciated the difficulties faced by Egypt in its “war on…
01.24 / 06:12
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President Donald Trump’s White House spokesman vowed Monday that the new administration intends “never to lie” to the news media. Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s comments came in the wake of a growing clash between the new president and the journalists assigned to cover him and his White House during the first few days of his…
01.24 / 06:08
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Washington: The White House warned China it will “defend” US and international “interests” in the South China Sea and that trade must be a “two-way street.” Signaling Donald Trump’s tough stance against Beijing on Monday, spokesman Sean Spicer said “the US is going to make sure we protect our interests” in the South China Sea.…
01.24 / 06:07
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The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev paid his first official visit in 2017 to Abu-Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Jan.15-16, reported the press office of the Akorda.   He met with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, co-CEO of Calatrava Grace Corporation Micael Calatrava and business circle representatives of the country.… The post Kazakh President Visits UAE, I…
01.24 / 06:03
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President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the 12-nation Pacific Rim trade deal on Monday as he started his first full week in office. At the White House, Trump called it a “great thing for the American worker – what we just did.” The new president, as past Republican chief executives have done, also […
01.24 / 05:48
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US President Donald Trump will speak to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over phone late on Tuesday, the White House has said. The two leaders are likely to have a conversation at 1pm Washington DC time, which is 11:30pm IST, as India hopes the two nations will build on the “bedrock of strong Indo-US ties”. Modi [&#…
01.24 / 05:32
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