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Crackdown on mail distribution centre in Darwin results in seizures

DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia - A crackdown on the sending of illicit substances and other illegal items through the post ...

Youthful U.S. drug dealer caught boarding plane for Hawaii from Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - A 21-year old American drug lord has been arrested at Sydney International Airport as he was about ...

Jaish al-Adl claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian forces

TEHRAN, Iran - A deadly suicide bombing has claimed the lives of at least 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary ...

It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...

B'Tselem says High Court bears responsibility over Palestinian lands

TEL AVIV, Israel - A report has been completed and distributed in Israel by a local human rights group, taking ...

UK man caught smuggling huge quantity of ice into Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - A 48-year-old man from the UK appeared in Sydney Central Local Court on Thursday on a charge ...

Arab countries and Israel have had many secret meetings, says PM

WARSAW, Poland - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has claimed Israel has been meeting secretly with Arab countries. In a ...

Palestinian factions join together to oppose Trump peace plan

MOSCOW, Russia - U.S. President Donald Trump's yet-to-surface plan to resolve the dispute between Israel and the Palestinians was scorned ...

Pulwama terror attack: US urges Pak to deny safe haven to terrorists

Washington DC [USA], Feb 16 (ANI): Strongly condemning the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, US Secretary of ...

Proteas: Du Plessis dynasty in full bloom

Durban - In the recently-completed Test series against Pakistan, Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis quietly went about notching up a ...

Ethiopia to aid return of 541 nationals stranded in Tanzania

Ethiopia is assisting 541 nationals stranded in Tanzania to obtain travel documents and return home, the foreign ministry said on ...

Putin Confidant Disinvited From EU-Funded Conference After Report

BRUSSELS -- A close confidant of Russian President Vladimir Putin has been disinvited from a conference funded by the European ...

North Korean Soldiers Raid Homes in Search of Food

Driven by hunger onset by food shortages caused by lack of supplies and corruption, North Korean soldiers stationed in the ...

US Vice President Pence makes his 1st visit to Auschwitz

US Vice President Mike Pence is visiting the memorial site of Auschwitz along with the Polish president. It was the ...

Moscow Court Extends Custody Of American Financier Accused Of Fraud

A court in Moscow has extended the detention of the American founder of investment company Baring Vostok, Michael Calvey, who ...

China Downplays Natural Gas Security Risks

As China's consumption of natural gas continues to grow at double-digit rates, its dependence on imports is rising rapidly, as ...

American Investment Manager Arrested In Moscow Fraud Case

The American founder of the Baring Vostok investment company has been arrested in Moscow and could face charges of large-scale ...

Three Ex-Telia Executives Acquitted In Uzbek Bribery Case

STOCKHOLM -- Three former executives of telecom giant Telia have been acquitted in Sweden in a high-profile bribery case involving ...

Turkmenistan's Unreal Harvest

On December 17, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov was conducting one of his 'video-selector' sessions of the government, the kind he ...

Uzbekistan asks bond-buyers to be its valentine with $1 billion sale

On Valentines Day, Uzbekistan celebrated its budding love affair with global financial markets with thesaleof $1 billion in dollar-denominated five- ...

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U.S. stocks gain Friday, Dow Jones jumps 443 points

NEW YORK, New York - With a total 7.07 billion shares traded on Friday, U.S. stockĀ  exchanges were light on ...

Amazon cancels proposal to build New York City headquarters

NEW YORK, New York - The Big Apple has lost out on its bid to host a new headquarters for ...

Airbus reports record profit despite lack of take-up of A380s

LONDON, UK - Airbus on Thursday made a shock announcement that it would cease deliveries of A380s as of 2021. ...

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 ends Friday down 239 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets generally tanked on Friday, alrthough the ASX in Australia managed to eke out a ...

Federal Trade Commission and Facebook in settlement talks

WASHINGTON DC - Facebook and the U.S. government are in talks about settling a range of charges in relation to ...

Shock economic data rattles Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street finished finished with a whimper on Thursday, recouping some ground after heavier, earlier ...

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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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