Sat, 19 Jan 2019

Khalilzad Briefs Pakistani PM On Afghan Peace Efforts

U.S. special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad met with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmud Qureshi in Islamabad on January 18 to brief ...

Multi sectoral campaign against vote buying launched in Baguio

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 18 (PIA) -- The campaign on anti-vote buying for the forthcoming May 2019 national and local elections ...

Avalanches Claim Five Lives In Tajikistan

DUSHANBE -- At least five people have been killed in snow avalanches in Tajikistan this week, officials said. Emergencies Committee ...

Anti-China Protesters Fined In Kyrgyzstan

BISHKEK -- Demonstrators who protested against Beijing's policies towards the indigenous Muslim peoples of China's northwestern Xinjiang region have been ...

Who are Russia's main allies

Russia isnt part of a powerful NATO-like military alliance but still has some political and economic partners around the world. ...

Nehwal beats Okuhara to enter Malaysia Masters semi-final

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], Jan 18 (ANI): Former world number one Saina Nehwal defeated Nozomi Okuhara of Japan to make it ...

Unprovoked firing by Pak Rangers in Hiranagar sector

Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Pakistan Rangers on Friday resorted to unprovoked firing on the Border Security ...

Warner's switch to right-hand batting within cricket laws: MCC

London [UK], Jan 18 (ANI): The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has confirmed that Australian cricketer David Warners' change of stance ...

Sri Lanka Cricket elections postponed to Feb 21

London [UK], Jan 18 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket elections have been postponed by two weeks and will now be held ...

Kusal Mendis cleared of serious injury ahead of Australia Tests

London [UK], Jan 18 (ANI): Sri Lanka wicket-keeper batsman Kusal Mendis, who had sustained a nasty blow while fielding during ...

Model claiming Trump secrets deported from Thailand

A Belarusian model who claimed she had evidence of Russian efforts to help Donald Trump win office was deported from ...

Imran Khan won't be able to complete 5-yr term, claims Zardari

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan 18 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari has claimed that Prime Minister Imran Khan-led government will ...

Lao Protest Villager Freed, 11 Still Held

Lao authorities have released a villager held since 2017 with a group arrested for protesting the loss of land awarded ...

Bangladesh: 1,300 Rohingya Have Come from India Since Early December

More than 1,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh from India since early December, adding to a humanitarian challenge that Dhaka faces ...

Sindhis call for independence from Pak on GM Syed's 115th B'day

Sann [Pakistan], Jan 17 (ANI): A large number of Sindhi activists carried out an anti-Pakistan protest march on the 115th ...

Indonesian Presidential Candidates Spar Over Corruption

JAKARTA Indonesian President Joko Widodo has accused his election rival of allowing corrupt candidates on his legislative ticket and failing ...

Philippine Defense Chief Eyes Subic Bay Amid Chinese Takeover Fears

The Philippines should take over a major shipyard that sits on the site of a former U.S. navy base, or ...

Lao Migrant Youth Increasingly Looking for Work in China

Young people from the northern provinces of Laos are increasingly moving across the border to China in search of jobs ...

Afghanistan's Ghani Thanks Pakistan For Help With Taliban Talks

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanked Pakistan on January 17 for its help in advancing peace talks with the Taliban amid ...

Pakistan seeking change of fortunes against Proteas

Port Elizabeth - Pakistan will seek a change of fortune when they play South Africa in the first of five ...

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Stocks in Asia on the move on back of Wall Street Journal report

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets rallied on Friday following the publication of a positive report by a newspaper close ...

Dow Jones gains 163 points Thursday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on the back of good employment figures and anticipation of ...

Netflix subscribers in the U.S. impacted by price hike

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In what came as the company's biggest increase since being launched, Netflix has decided to hike prices ...

NBCUniversal's new streaming service to be launched in 2020

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to compete with services like Netflix and Amazon that have been dominating the ...

U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week

WASHINGTON DC - The Labor Department on Thursday delivered some good news on the employment front. The jobs market remains ...

OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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