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Sep 24, 2018
MALE — Veteran Maldives lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih overcame the detention and exile of key opposition figures to win a weekend presidential poll and unseat incumbent Abdulla Yameen, but now faces the task of holding together a disparate coalition. The Maldives, a string of palm-fringed islands and atolls 523 kilometres southwest of the sou ...
Sep 24, 2018
GEORGETOWN-As many as 8,000 people in and around the city of Georgetown, South Caroli ...
Sep 23, 2018
HANOI — Vietnam on Sunday announced a state funeral and two days of national mourning ...
Sep 22, 2018
NAIROBI — The death toll from a crowded ferry capsizing in Lake Victoria rose sharply to 207 on Saturday, a Tanzanian minister said, as resc ...
Sep 20, 2018
SEOUL — South Korean President Moon Jae-in cleared a top item off his bucket list on Thursday: Climbing Mount Paektu in North Korea with its ...
Sep 19, 2018
GENEVA — Hungary’s foreign minister accused UN officials Wednesday of “spreading lies” with their criticism of Budapest’s anti-migration pol ...
Sep 18, 2018
SEOUL — South Korea’s president and the North’s leader Kim Jong-un drove together through the streets of Pyongyang on Tuesday past thousands ...
Sep 17, 2018
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia — Hundreds of Russian Communist Party supporters took to the central square of Vladivostok on Monday to protest against ...
Sep 16, 2018
LONDON — London Mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britain's European Union membership, saying the prime minister's handl ...
Sep 16, 2018
HONG KONG-Typhoon Mangkhut rocked Hong Kong en route to mainland China on Sunday, injuring scores and sending skyscrapers swaying, after kil ...
Sep 16, 2018
PALERMO, Italy — Pope Francis arrived in Sicily on Saturday to pay homage to a priest murdered by the mafia 25 years ago while trying to sav ...
Sep 15, 2018
WILMINGTON, USA — Tropical storm Florence caused “catastrophic” flooding in the Carolinas on Saturday even as it began to weaken, leaving mu ...
Sep 13, 2018
ACCRA — World dignitaries laid to rest former UN secretary general Kofi Annan in his native Ghana on Thursday, with calls to keep alive the ...

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