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China praises Russian president’s statement on bilateral relations
China praises Russian president’s statement on bilateral relations
Vladimir Putin said in his State of the Nation Address to the Federal Assembly that Russia’s equal and mutually beneficial relations with China were an important stability factor in global (...)
TASS Russian News Agency - Russia - 21 February 2019
China expects smooth 2nd DPRK-US summit with positive outcomes
China expects smooth 2nd DPRK-US summit with positive outcomes
China expects the upcoming second summit between the Democratic People\'s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States to be held smoothly and achieve positive outcomes, a foreign ministry spokesperson said on February (...)
Nhân Dân - Vietnam - 20 February 2019
Police rescue 4 girls used as sex slaves in ‘drug den’
Police rescue 4 girls used as sex slaves in ‘drug den’
SAN PEDRO CITY, Philippines -- Two suspected drug pushers were killed in a police operation into an alleged drug in Antipolo City, where four girls were reportedly being used as sex slaves, authorities said Thursday. City police chief Supt (...)
Inquirer.net - Philippines - 21 February 2019
Stocks higher tracking US-China trade hopes, UK political turmoil
Stocks higher tracking US-China trade hopes, UK political turmoil
The FTSE 100 index was higher overall despite a near 16% slump in the share price of British supermarket group Sainsbury's.
Free Malaysia Today - Malaysia - 20 February 2019
Dramatis, City Permalukan Schalke
Dramatis, City Permalukan Schalke
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Sempat tertinggal dua gol, Manchester City berhasil membalikan keadaan. The Citizen pun menang atas tuan rumah Schalke 04, 3-2. Pada laga leg 1 babak 16 besar Liga...
Republika - Indonesia - 20 February 2019
Kisah Terpidana Mati 3 Kali Lolos dari Hukuman Gantung, Algojo Kelelahan Jalankan Eksekusi
Kisah Terpidana Mati 3 Kali Lolos dari Hukuman Gantung, Algojo Kelelahan Jalankan Eksekusi
Sebagai terpidana mati di Malawi, Afrika, Byson Kaula nyaris dieksekusi sebanyak tiga kali.
Serambi Indonesia - Indonesia - 21 February 2019
Mikhy Farrera Brochez, American man at heart of Singapore’s HIV data scandal, ran Hong Kong centre for special needs (...)
Mikhy Farrera Brochez, American man at heart of Singapore’s HIV data scandal, ran Hong Kong centre for special needs (...)
The American at the centre of Singapore’s HIV data leak scandal ran education-related businesses in Hong Kong, charging as much as HK$8,000 for each assessment of a child with special needs, the South China Morning Post has found.Mikhy Farrera (...)
South China Morning Post - Hong Kong - 21 February 2019
ЕБ Румынияны сот мыйзамдарын өзгөртүү аракети үчүн сындады
ЕБ Румынияны сот мыйзамдарын өзгөртүү аракети үчүн сындады
Европа биримдиги Румыния өкмөтүнөн сот системасын өзгөртүү боюнча аракеттерге түшүндүрмө сурады. Еврокомиссиянын өкүлү Маргаритис Скинас 20-февралда Брюсселдеги брифингде уюм Румынияда сот мыйзамына киргизилген өзгөртүүлөргө байланышкан акыркы окуяларга тынчсыздануу менен байкоо (...)
Азаттык Υналгысы - Kyrgyzstan - 20 February 2019
India, Pakistan resume face-off in ICJ over spy row
India, Pakistan resume face-off in ICJ over spy row
TEHRAN - India has renewed its appeal in the International Court of Justice (IJC) to take an alleged spy off death row in Pakistan, as political and diplomatic tensions soar between the neighbors.
Tehran Times - Iran - 21 February 2019
Bushehr nuclear power plant generates 35 billion kWh of electricity
Bushehr nuclear power plant generates 35 billion kWh of electricity
Bushehr, Feb 20, IRNA - Deputy Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran said the first unit of Bushehr's nuclear power plant in the current Iranian year 7.1 and in total since start of its operation to date, generated 35 billion Kilowatt (...)
IRNA - Iran - 20 February 2019
Iran, Russia cooperate on tackling terrorist attacks: senior Iranian MP
Iran, Russia cooperate on tackling terrorist attacks: senior Iranian MP
TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Chairman of National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of Iranian Parliament says that Iran in cooperation with Russia, India and Caucuses region are trying to implement an initiative to confront terrorist attacks in (...)
Mehr News - Iran - 21 February 2019
Minister: growing interest for Southern Gas Corridor
Minister: growing interest for Southern Gas Corridor
Today.Az - Azerbaijan - 20 February 2019
Netanyahu rivals unite for Israeli election run
Netanyahu rivals unite for Israeli election run
Israel's primary centrist challengers to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced they were joining forces ahead of April elections. Retired military chief Benny Gantz and head of the Yesh Atid party Yair (...)
Vestnik Kavkaza - Russia - 21 February 2019



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