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US Navy Won't Alter Sail-Bys at Sea Despite China Maneuver

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The U.S. Navy won't alter its so-called 'freedom of navigation' sail-bys in the disputed South China Sea ...


Philippines Leaves International Criminal Court

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Philippines is poised to officially quit the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Sunday, March 17, though ...


Manila Bulletins Classifieds Job Fair 2019 offers 6,000 job opportunities Manila Bulletin News

Manila Bulletin's Classifieds Job Fair 2019 offers 6000 job opportunities Manila Bulletin At least 6000 job opportunities were offered to ...


ICC prosecutor: examination of Philippines continues despite withdrawal - Arab News

Author: Reuters ID: 1552981434374322400 Tue, 2019-03-19 07:35 AMSTERDAM-MANILA: The International Criminal Courts prosecutor said on Monday her examination into possible ...


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Report: Cell Phone Use has Revolutionized North Korean Logistics

The advent of cellular phones is transforming logistics in North Korea, accelerating a shift towards a market economy, according to ...

Egypt Tightens Restrictions on Media, Social Networks

CAIRO - Egypt's top media regulator on Tuesday put into effect tighter restrictions that allow the state to block websites ...

Italy Tries to Have it Both Ways

When Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives Thursday in Rome he will not be short of compatriots to exchange pleasantries with ...

Rights Activists Denounce China's Xinjiang White Paper

China has released a lengthy white paper that analysts say seeks to justify its anti-terrorism fight and de-radicalization measures in ...

Italy Set to Join China's Belt & Road Initiative

BEIJING - Italy is expected to join Chinas Belt and Road Initiative, or BRI, when Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives ...

North Korea, US Spar Over Sanctions

North Korea believes there are no legitimate reasons to maintain sanctions against the country since it has not conducted nuclear ...

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Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...

Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Trust in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...

Etihad looking to bail out Jet Airways

MUMBAI, India - India's second largest airline Jet Airways on Monday announced it had grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all ...

Stocks in Asia directionless, dollar also unchanged

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were little changed on Tuesday with the only market making ground being Hong Kong. ...

Boeing shares fall but major U.S. indices rise

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were stronger on Monday despite another sell-off in Boeing shares, and trepidation before ...

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Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...


Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...


Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...


Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...


Dozens of Afghan security forces 'surrender' to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Authorities in Afghanistan confirmed Monday that the Taliban captured 58 government forces during recent fighting in a ...


Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...


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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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