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Monica Lewinksy in Shock Following Ken Starr Selection to Trump Impeachment Defence Team
Monica Lewinksy in Shock Following Ken Starr Selection to Trump Impeachment Defence Team
The names Ken Starr and Monica Lewinksy both have an essential connection to the famous 1998 impeachment of former US President Bill Clinton, as the first was the independent prosecutor whose report led to Clinton's impeachment, while the second (...)
Sputnik - Russia - 18 January 2020
Dmitry Medvedev says his resignation heralds major changes in Russia
Dmitry Medvedev says his resignation heralds major changes in Russia
Former Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev does not see the resignation of his government as something special. According to him, such changes are natural for any country.In addition, Medvedev noted that a change of the government heralds (...)
Pravda - Russia - 17 January 2020
India could become first non‑Arctic state to develop Russia's Arctic resources
India could become first non‑Arctic state to develop Russia's Arctic resources
New Delhi is considering participating in Russian oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects in the Arctic as cooperation with Moscow could open vast opportunities for India in the resource-rich region. Read Full Article at (...)
RT - Russia - 18 January 2020
Pork prices hit record high amid lower supplies due to drought
Pork prices hit record high amid lower supplies due to drought
Pork prices have shot up in the fresh market of Betong district in Yala province in the South due to lower supplies and the upcoming Chinese New Year next week, traders said on Saturday (January 18) (...)
NationMultimedia - Thailand - 18 January 2020
DPRD Sumbar Soroti Maraknya Praktik Prostitusi di Padang
DPRD Sumbar Soroti Maraknya Praktik Prostitusi di Padang
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG— Wakil Ketua DPRD Provinsi Sumatra Barat (Sumbar), Suwirpen Suib, menyoroti maraknya pengungkapan praktik prostitusi di Kota Padang dalam beberapa waktu terakhir. Kondisi tersebut meresahkan masyarakat di (...)
Republika - Indonesia - 18 January 2020
Kazakhstani Balandin wins bronze at Champions Swim Series in Beijing
Kazakhstani Balandin wins bronze at Champions Swim Series in Beijing
BEIJING. KAZINFORM Kazakhstani Dmitry Balandin has grabbed a bronze medal at the Champions Swim Series in China, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazinform - Kazakhstan - 18 January 2020
Хокимы областей и глава Ташкента обрели неприкосновенность
Хокимы областей и глава Ташкента обрели неприкосновенность
Хокимы нескольких областей и города Ташкента обрели неприкосновенность.
UzReport - Uzbekistan - 17 January 2020
US sanctioning Iranian IRGC brigadier general
US sanctioning Iranian IRGC brigadier general
The US announced on Friday it is sanctioning a top military official in Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps over alleged involvement in the violent suppression of popular protests, Anadolu Agency (...)
The Baghdad Post - Iraq - 18 January 2020
Two Thousand Tons of Toxic Waste to be Disposed of in UN Project
Two Thousand Tons of Toxic Waste to be Disposed of in UN Project
The Ministry of Environment and Urbanism has announced that the project will be completed by the end of 2020.
Bianet - Turkey - 17 January 2020



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