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Preparations afoot for Dhaka Int'l Trade Fair
The month-long Dhaka International Trade Fair-2018 (DITF) is scheduled to begin from January 1, (...)
Daily Observer 13/12/2017
Trump will bring US back into climate deal, hopes Macron
WASHINGTON, Dec 12 : French President Emmanuel Macron said Monday he hoped Trump would change (...)
Daily Observer 13/12/2017
2 cousins hacked dead in Gazipur
GAZIPUR, Dec 12: Two cousins were chopped to death by miscreants at Duttapara of the city on (...)
Daily Observer 13/12/2017
Russia leaves Syria, but USA stays, to spend some more
Russia leaves Syria, but USA stays, to spend some more
Officials with the White House administration said that the US did not plan to withdraw its (...)
Pravda 12/12/2017
Russia to Let Athletes Compete in Winter Games
Russia to Let Athletes Compete in Winter Games
Russia's Olympics authorities opted against a boycott of the 2018 Winter Games, saying they (...)
China Real Time Report 12/12/2017
Van catches fire along EDSA-Ortigas flyover
Van catches fire along EDSA-Ortigas flyover
A closed van containig catches fire at the EDSA-Ortigas flyover late Tuesday evening, Luisito (...)
GMA 12/12/2017
Thai PM says no trade with North Korea, ahead of U.S. envoy's visit
Thai PM says no trade with North Korea, ahead of U.S. envoy's visit
BANGKOK (Reuters) - No trade takes place between Thailand and North Korea, Thai Prime Minister (...)
WN.com 12/12/2017
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee suddenly dies
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee suddenly dies
SAN FRANCISCO-- Mayor Ed Lee, who oversaw a technology-driven economic boom in San Francisco (...)
Inquirer.net 12/12/2017
The Government Should Know Better Than Making Condoms Seem Like Dirty, Rotten Secrets
The Government Should Know Better Than Making Condoms Seem Like Dirty, Rotten Secrets
Right at that moment, my father would remember that he needed to count the loose change in his (...)
Huffington Post 12/12/2017
A Coke bottle named after you: How brands evolved from mass production to hyper-personalisation
A Coke bottle named after you: How brands evolved from mass production to hyper-personalisation
Personalised food labels are a thing now and have helped drive up sales. How did this come to (...)
Scroll.in 12/12/2017
Hilarious photos show what happens at SantaCon, the enormous party where adults dressed as Santa descend into (...)
Hilarious photos show what happens at SantaCon, the enormous party where adults dressed as Santa descend into (...)
By Sarah Jacobs SantaCon, a giant bar crawl that encourages grown men and women to dress in (...)
South China Morning Post 12/12/2017
Passport offices to open for applications on Saturdays
Passport offices to open for applications on Saturdays
The Department of Consular Affairs says it is offering passport application and endorsement (...)
NationMultimedia 12/12/2017
Thailand welcomes EU’s decision to resume political contacts
Thailand welcomes EU’s decision to resume political contacts
The Thai government welcomes the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union’s Conclusions (...)
Thai PBS 12/12/2017
Nothing unusual about meeting with communist party, says Ku Nan
Nothing unusual about meeting with communist party, says Ku Nan
The Umno secretary-general says such meetings were held even before Najib Razak's (...)
Free Malaysia Today 12/12/2017
Kebakaran belum Dapat Dijinakkan
Kebakaran belum Dapat Dijinakkan
RIBUAN petugas pemadam ke­bakaran berjuang memadamkan api pada kebakaran hutan di California, (...)
Media Indonesia 12/12/2017
ALFI : Dagang-el Belum Bisa Jadi Tumpuan
ALFI : Dagang-el Belum Bisa Jadi Tumpuan
Asosiasi Logistik dan Forwarder Indonesia menilai pertumbuhan dagang elektronik atau e-commerce (...)
Bisnis.com 12/12/2017
Darmin: Pengenaan Bea Masuk Barang Digital Kompleks
Darmin: Pengenaan Bea Masuk Barang Digital Kompleks
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,JAKARTA -- Menko Perekonomian Darmin Nasution mengungkapkan semua barang impor (...)
Republika 12/12/2017
VIDEO: Ini Dia Sebagian Kecil Keindahan Bawah Laut Sabang
VIDEO: Ini Dia Sebagian Kecil Keindahan Bawah Laut Sabang
Sebanyak 64 penyelam lokal dan mancanegara ikut serta dalam aksi yang digelar di Desa Iboih, (...)
Serambi Indonesia 12/12/2017
Hong Kong doctor and technician guilty of manslaughter over death at beauty centre from unproven cancer (...)
Hong Kong doctor and technician guilty of manslaughter over death at beauty centre from unproven cancer (...)
A doctor and technician have been found guilty of manslaughter after offering an experimental (...)
South China Morning Post 12/12/2017
He 'acted alone'
He 'acted alone'
The suspect of Monday's New York subway blast looked at Islamic State propaganda online but (...)
The Daily Star 12/12/2017
Стамбулда Чыңгыз Айтматовдун айкели ачылды
Стамбулда Чыңгыз Айтматовдун айкели ачылды
Бүгүн Стамбул шаарынын Малтепе аймагында кыргыздын залкар жазуучусу Чыңгыз Айтматовдун айкелинин ачылыш аземи (...)
Азаттык Υналгысы 12/12/2017
В Оше строят уникальный подиум: для чего нужен этот объект?
В Оше строят уникальный подиум: для чего нужен этот объект?
С ходом строительства подиума в Оше сегодня, 12 декабря, ознакомился мэр Оша Айтмамат Кадырбаев. В ходе (...)
Новости Кыргызстана 12/12/2017
The genius of chess Alexander Alekhin, when leaving, did not slam the door. But our Anton Filippov on the (...)
The genius of chess Alexander Alekhin, when leaving, did not slam the door. But our Anton Filippov on the (...)
A number of foreign and national online media reported on the demarche of member of the (...)
Uzbekistan Today 12/12/2017
ДАКТ саҳнасида Павел Сафоновнинг “Беш кеча” номли янги йил премьераси
ДАКТ саҳнасида Павел Сафоновнинг “Беш кеча” номли янги йил премьераси
Янги йил арафасида пойтахт аҳолисини ажойиб совға кутиб турибди: 2017 йилнинг 23-24 декабрь кунлари Москва (...)
Uzbekistan Today Янгиликлар 12/12/2017
International scientific practical conference on the issues of emergency medical care
International scientific practical conference on the issues of emergency medical care
International scientific practical conference on “Current problems of organizing emergency (...)
UzA 12/12/2017
Посол Словакии завершает свою миссию в Узбекистане
Посол Словакии завершает свою миссию в Узбекистане
12 декабря Министр иностранных дел Республики Узбекистан Абдулазиз Камилов принял Чрезвычайного и (...)
UzReport 12/12/2017
Iran eyes domestic finance for Airbus, Boeing purchases
Iran eyes domestic finance for Airbus, Boeing purchases
TEHRAN – Iran is considering the use of domestic finance for the purchase of Airbus and Boeing (...)
Tehran Times 12/12/2017
Trump's decision on Quds unites Muslims against Israel: Iraqi figure
Trump's decision on Quds unites Muslims against Israel: Iraqi figure
Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA – US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as (...)
IRNA 12/12/2017
Ayt. Shahroudi warns world not to follow US
Ayt. Shahroudi warns world not to follow US
TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi, the Chairman of Iran’s Expediency Council, (...)
Mehr News 12/12/2017
Iranian, Turkish defense ministers hold phone conversation
Iranian, Turkish defense ministers hold phone conversation
Tehran (ISNA) – The defense ministers of Iran and Turkey hold a phone conversation on Tuesday, (...)
ISNA 12/12/2017
More state objects privatized at latest auction
More state objects privatized at latest auction
The State Committee on Property Issues of Azerbaijan held next auction on privatization of (...)
AzerNews 12/12/2017
UN: Inflation reduction rates in Azerbaijan to be highest among CIS countries
UN: Inflation reduction rates in Azerbaijan to be highest among CIS countries
Inflation reduction rates in Azerbaijan in 2017-2018 will be the highest among the CIS member (...)
Trend News Agency 12/12/2017
Press Review December 12, 2017
Press Review December 12, 2017
Separatist warning from Russia, gas problems, and high prices at agricultural fairs are the (...)
Turan 12/12/2017
Ameriabank, Golden State Bank team up to foster business development
Ameriabank, Golden State Bank team up to foster business development
Board Chairmen of the two banks Andrey Mkrtchyan and Robert Sedrakian recently met Californian (...)
Panarmenian 12/12/2017
Musician who lost arm can play piano again with 'insanely cool prosthetic' (video)
Musician who lost arm can play piano again with 'insanely cool prosthetic' (video)
In recent years we've seen mind-blowing advances in prosthetics, and even though most of these (...)
Tert.am 12/12/2017
European court of human rights rules against Azerbaijan and Armenia
European court of human rights rules against Azerbaijan and Armenia
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled on Tuesday that the government of (...)
ARKA 12/12/2017
Heydar Aliyev continues working for benefit of Russian-Azerbaijani relations even after death
Heydar Aliyev continues working for benefit of Russian-Azerbaijani relations even after death
December 12 marks the anniversary of the death of the national leader of Azerbaijan
Vestnik Kavkaza 12/12/2017
Yerevan-Athens: Alliance with Jerusalem or Fighting in Jerusalem?
Yerevan-Athens: Alliance with Jerusalem or Fighting in Jerusalem?
The Armenian foreign minister Edward Nalbandyan has been invited to Greece by his counterpart (...)
Lragir 12/12/2017
Development Bank of China has Allocated a Special Group for Anaklia Port Project
Development Bank of China has Allocated a Special Group for Anaklia Port Project
The President of the Chinese Development Bank (CDB) has allocated a special working group on (...)
Caucasus Business Week 12/12/2017
How Journalists Lie to Americans About the Israel Lobby (Mark Shields and EJ Dionne) - Philip (...)
How Journalists Lie to Americans About the Israel Lobby (Mark Shields and EJ Dionne) - Philip (...)
This article is not directly related to Russia, but indirectly it very much is. The US Israel (...)
Russia Insider 12/12/2017
Several ISIS tunnels destroyed in Fallujah
Several ISIS tunnels destroyed in Fallujah
Security forces have destroyed three ISIS tunnels north of Fallujah, a police commander in (...)
The Baghdad Post 12/12/2017
Aster Celebrates 30 Years of Quality Healthcare with a Year of Giving Back Initiatives
Aster Celebrates 30 Years of Quality Healthcare with a Year of Giving Back Initiatives
Aster DM Healthcare hosted its 30th Anniversary event to celebrate 3 decades of service as well (...)
Emirates 24/7 12/12/2017