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Fears Grow Over Health of Detained Tiananmen Protest Veteran

Concerns are growing over the health of a former leader of the 1989 student-led democracy movement, currently charged with subversion ...


R3bn in contraband seized by SARS last year: This is what they found

Viagra, knock off clothes, cannabis oil and even cash are among items valued at R3.6bn bust by customs officials in ...


Hong Kong Journalists 'Pressured Not to Mention Independence': Survey

Press freedom in Hong Kong is at a new low in the eyes of its residents and journalists, with the ...


JSE edges higher as resources rebound

The JSE closed firmer on Thursday led by a rebound in resources which slumped in the prior session. Asian markets ...


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Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Iranian Navy Commander in China for Military Talks

Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi has travelled to China to attend the upcoming 70th anniversary of the founding ...

'Eskom is now limping' ? DA on Eskom's cash scramble

DA Member of Parliament Alf Lees said on Friday that the emergency provision of R17.6bn to Eskom in terms of ...

Iran Identified 290 CIA Spies, Made Arrests: Intelligence Minister

Iran has identified 290 CIAagentsacross different countries, forcing the US to form a special committee to reassess itscloak-and-dagger operations,Intelligence Minister ...

Chinese national found dead in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], Apr 20 (ANI): A Chinese man was found dead in a stormwater drain in Islamabad, said Pakistan police ...

Pakistan Cabinet Reshuffle After Finance Minister Resigns

Pakistan's prime minister has reshuffled his cabinet after Finance Minister Asad Umar resigned amid criticism of the government's handling of ...

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13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

Two teenage youths arrested over shooting death of Lyra McKee

LONDONDERRY/DERRY, Northern Ireland - Two teenage youths, one 18, and the other 19, have been arrested over the murder of ...

All 3 refugee detention centres resport suspected typhoid fever cases

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - An outbreak of typhoid fever has struck refugees detained by Australia on Papua New ...

Mueller report may not be the end of the matter, but rather the start

WASHINGTON DC - The  release on April 18 of a redacted version of the Mueller report  came after two years ...

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Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...


Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...


Ghosn to be hit with new charges over money laundering in Middle East

TOKYO, Japan - New charges are expected to be filed against former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, as early as next ...


Hotel occupanies and room rates falling because of Airbnb

WASHINGTON DC - A recent study has found that the exponential growth of Airbnb is shaking up the hotel industry ...


Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...


Wall Street climbs ahead of Easter break

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. shares advanced on Thursday, the final trading day of the week, ahead of the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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