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Police Find 40 Migrants In Van In North Macedonia

Police in North Macedonia have detained 40 migrants found inside a van and arrested the driver on suspicion of human ...


Tehran Friday Prayers 'Cancelled' As Coronavirus Cases Spike

Iran has canceled Friday Prayers in Tehran over the coronavirus outbreak, state media report, as the authorities confirmed that infected ...


Iran Coronavirus Cases Spike, Saudi Arabia Halts Pilgrimages

The number of deaths linked to the coronavirus outbreak in Iran has increased by seven to 26 over the past ...


US designates Iran-backed militia leader in Iraq as global terrorist

Washington [US], Feb 27 (Sputnik/ANI): The United States has designated Kataib Hezbollah Secretary-General Ahmad Al-Hamidawi as a global terrorist, US ...


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U.S. president describes trip to India as "very successful"

WASHINGTON, DC - United States President Donald Trump has described his India visit as "great" and "very successful.""Just landed. India ...

59% of Venezuelan housholds not in position to buy enough food

CARACAS, Venezuela - Hyperinflation in Venezuela means that roughly one-third ofthe population more than nine million people do not get ...

Pell prosecution pushing the envelope on hiatus

The Crown has been check-mated by the hiatus in the George Pell case. According to the prosecution the complainant was ...

Staging of Tokyo Olympics threatened by coronavirus

A senior International Olympic Committee member said this summer's Tokyo Olympics could be canceled if the coronavirus is not under ...

Iran slow to hold security forces to account over protests

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Iranian authorities have failed to hold security forces accountable for excessive and unlawful use of lethal force ...

More than half virus cases in South Korea linked to religious group

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of coronavirus cases in South Korea skyrocketed to 833 on Monday, a roughly 27-fold increase ...

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Iran slow to hold security forces to account over protests

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Iranian authorities have failed to hold security forces accountable for excessive and unlawful use of lethal force ...

Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir resigns

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigned on Monday in a shock move after his political allies sought to bring down ...

Wartime Killing Of Muslims Commemorated In Belgrade

Several dozen activists on February 27 assembled in downtown Belgrade to commemorate 27 years since 20 mostly Muslim men were ...

Saudi Arabia Halts Pilgrimages Over Virus; Iran Cases Spike

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi Arabia on Thursday closed off the holiest sites in Islam to foreign pilgrims over ...

Tensions high in Delhi as death toll from riots rises to 38

Tensions remained high in India's capital Thursday, as thousands of riot police and paramilitaries patrolled streets littered with the debris ...

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Iran slow to hold security forces to account over protests

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Iranian authorities have failed to hold security forces accountable for excessive and unlawful use of lethal force ...


Saudi Arabia Halts Pilgrimages Over Virus; Iran Cases Spike

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi Arabia on Thursday closed off the holiest sites in Islam to foreign pilgrims over ...


Iranian Economy Faces Setback on Coronavirus Concerns

CAIRO - Arab media are reporting that the spread of the coronavirus in Iran has pushed that country's currency to ...


Italian duo go from quarantine to touching distance of Oman lead

Muscat - Italian golfers Edoardo Molinari and Lorenzo Gagli went from quarantine over coronavirus fears to within touching distance of ...


Igor Stimac announces national camp ahead of clash against Qatar

New Delhi [India], Feb 27 (ANI): Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac on Thursday announced 18 days national team ...


Why philosophy is an ideal travel companion for adventurous minds

In 2019, there were 1.4 billion international tourist arrivals globally - and, given that the planet only holds 7.7 billion ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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