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Trump has outraged Mexico by vowing to build a wall along the border to keep out migrants, whom he branded rapists and criminals during his presidential…
02.23 / 00:21
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Mexican government on Wednesday rejected tightened immigration regulations by the new U.S. administration that could see waves of undocumented migrants come in across its…
02.23 / 00:06
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The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday said the death of a DPRK citizen at Kuala Lumpur last week was an "anti-DPRK conspiratorial racket" launched by South…
02.23 / 00:06
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Scientific and cultural innovation plans were major highlights of the 13 cooperative documents signed by China and Italy on Wednesday, which analysts said showcases a shared pursuit of new economic engines to offset downward…
02.22 / 23:57
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The US Supreme Court on Wednesday (Jan 22) offered at least a temporary reprieve to a Texas death row inmate, agreeing that racial bias affected his sentence after a psychologist testified he was more likely to commit future crimes because he is…
02.22 / 23:16
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• Competitive package (employer pension contribution and other benefits) • 2 year fixed term with possible extension • Opportunity to work for a leading humanitarian charity The organisation HelpAge International's vision is a world where older people fulfil their poten…
02.22 / 23:04
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02.22 / 23:04
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(c) U Myo Thame/HelpAge International Daw in Myanmar is unable to see or hear  Age and Disability Capacity Programme (ADCAP) is a three-year programme aiming to ensure that older people and those with disabilities can access emergency support in times of disaster through …
02.22 / 23:04
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A breach that allowed 11 people to walk through an unattended security checkpoint lane at one of the nation’s busiest airports has some travelers scratching their heads about how this could happen even with the enhanced security measures put in place after the September 11 terror attacks. The incident Monday at New York’s Kennedy Airport is being investigated by the Transportation Security…
02.22 / 23:02
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International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde (Source: AP Photo/File) IMF chief Christine Lagarde has said that she had been reassured by her first meetings with members of the new administration of US President Donald Trump, whose economic programme has caused global jitters. Lagarde singled out “some very positive discussions” with US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. “I have had…
02.22 / 23:02
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A European parliamentary delegation on Wednesday slammed the government for “blocking” activities of NGOs working on human rights. “We, as Europeans, some of the member states, give money to NGOs for working on human rights. We do not understand that some authorities in some countries block activities of those working on human rights,’’ said European Parliament Member Cristian Dan Prede while responding to the iss…
02.22 / 23:02
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Capitol Hill Republicans said Wednesday that the White House is planning to submit President Donald Trump’s budget plan to Congress in mid-March. GOP aides say the plan is due on March 14. They’re expecting Trump’s blueprint to contain fewer details than is typical since it’s a new administration and Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney was only confirmed last week. The…
02.22 / 23:02
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The wrought iron gate to the Nazis’ Dachau concentration camp that was stolen two years ago, prompting an international outcry, has been returned to the German memorial site. (Representational Image) The wrought iron gate to the Nazis’ Dachau concentration camp that was stolen two years ago, prompting an international outcry, has been returned to the German memorial site. The gate, bearing the slogan…
02.22 / 23:02
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Lawrence Nassar allegedly abused girls under 13 during time working with national gymnastics…
02.22 / 23:02
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French poll rival Macron hails turning point in campaign after winning support of key…
02.22 / 23:02
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Week-long festival to start on March 1; 25 artists shortlisted for Dubai Canvas 3D Art…
02.22 / 23:02
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Praises Dubai Health Authority programmes and…
02.22 / 23:02
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Centre will prepare a 100-year plan for project’s i…
02.22 / 23:02
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"I have had several meetings with officials of his administration in the economic and financial domains and the meetings I had are quite reassuring and comforting," the International Monetary Fund head yesterday told German television ARD during a visit to…
02.22 / 22:58
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A planned meeting between rival Cypriot leaders scheduled for Thursday has been called off as a war of words over a nationalist commemoration in Greek Cypriot schools threatens reunification…
02.22 / 22:53
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