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Drug raid yields stolen Picasso police

Iraqi law enforcement claimed that a painting worth untold millions of dollars turned up in a narcotics bustIraqi police got ...


Assange's lawyers, journalists sue CIA

New lawsuit alleges that America's top spy agency snooped on visitors to Julian AssangeA group of US journalists and lawyers ...


Iraqi Judiciary Says It Has no Powers to Dissolve Parliament

Baghdad - Iraq's top judicial body said Sunday it doesn't have the authority to dissolve the country's parliament, days after ...


Iraq's Garden of Eden Now 'Like a Desert'

Huwaizah Marshes, Iraq - To feed and cool his buffaloes, Hashem Gassed must cross 10 kilometers (6 miles) of sunburnt ...


Taliban failed to form "an inclusive political system": EU

Brussels [Belgium], August 14 (ANI): The Taliban which seized power in Afghanistan a year ago and formed a new government, ...


Fed-up Iraqis Say Feuding Political Rivals 'in Another World'

Baghdad, Iraq - Two rival Shiite Muslim blocs are holding competing sit-ins in Baghdad, ramping up tensions in conflict-weary Iraq, ...


Rival Iraq Protests Underscore Inter-Shiite Power Struggle

Baghdad - Supporters of Iran-backed Shiite groups rallied in Baghdad on Friday to denounce their rivals, followers of an influential ...


Huge arms haul in Delhi: 2,251 live cartridges seized ahead of I-Day

New Delhi [India], August 12 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Friday seized a consignment of smuggled ammunition that was intended ...


2,251 live cartridges seized in Delhi

New Delhi [India], August 12 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Friday seized a consignment of smuggled ammunition that was intended ...


UAE strongly condemns attack on Dohuk in Iraq

ABU DHABI, 22nd July, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE strongly condemned the attack that targeted a tourist area in the ...


Drug raid yields stolen Picasso - police

Iraqi law enforcement claimed that a painting worth untold millions of dollars turned up in a narcotics bust Iraqi police ...


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Would a new Cold War be in the best interest of the United States?

As China unleashed live-fire military exercises off the coast of Taiwan, simulating a real "reunification by force" operation in the ...

Myanmar deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to serve six additional years in prison

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - According to a legal official, a court in Myanmar has sentenced former leader Aung San Suu Kyi ...

China, Nepal to build rail, communications network across Himalayas

BEIJING, China: Following a meeting between their foreign ministers, China and Nepal have agreed to build the Trans-Himalayan Multi-Dimensional Connectivity ...

Heatwave continues in China as temperatures exceed 40C

BEIJING, China: Several regions in China experienced temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius, including the major southwestern city of Chongqing.The country's ...

California seeks $1.4 billion to keep nuclear plant open

SACRAMENTO, California: California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing to give a $1.4 billion government loan to extend the life of ...

With Covid cases increasing, India's New Delhi continues mask mandate

NEW DELHI, India: A government order released to reporters this week said New Delhi will continue to enforce a mask ...

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Hardeep Singh Puri hails govt's decision to shift Rohingya refugees to EWS flats in New Delhi

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri on Wednesday lauded the ...

Gunmen Kill 2 Policemen Escorting Polio Workers in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - Gunmen riding on motorcycles opened fire on police officers escorting a team of polio workers Tuesday in ...

German troops return to Bosnia

Berlin sends 50 soldiers over Serb protests and Russian criticism of ?creeping NATOization?Germany has ordered some 50 soldiers to join ...

New UN report concludes that forced labour takes place in Xinjiang

New York [US], August 17 (ANI): A UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Modern Slavery's report has found it ...

Suspected Militants Fatally Shoot Local Hindu Man in Kashmir

Srinagar, India - Assailants on Tuesday killed a local Hindu man and injured his brother in a shooting that police ...

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Summer Camps and officer for a day initiatives hosted by Dubai Police

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai Police and the Emirates Association of Professionals' "Summer Camps," in the Al-Nasr Cultural Sports Club, have ...


UAE leaders congratulate Indonesian President on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 17th August, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...


"Best deal": Jaishankar defends India's crude oil imports from Russia

Bangkok [Thailand], August 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar who is in Thailand to attend the 9th India-Thailand Joint ...


Reports: Earthquakes to hire Luchi Gonzalez as next coach

The San Jose Earthquakes are planning to hire U.S. men's national team assistant coach Luchi Gonzalez as the club's next ...


Turkish Airstrike in North Syria Kills at Least 11

BEIRUT - Turkey carried out an airstrike in northern Syria on Tuesday near its border killing at least 11 people, ...


Moscow warns about abandoned US military aircraft

Dozens of aircraft were taken to neighboring countries after the fall of Kabul last yearMilitary aircraft flown out of Afghanistan ...


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