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Oil prices fall ahead of US holiday after 8 days of gains

Singapore July 4 (TNS): Oil prices retreated in Asian trade on Tuesday, halting a run of eight straight days of gains on signs that...

Facebook moves toward revealing backers of political ads

SAN FRANCISCO OCT 28 (TNS): Facebook says it will take steps to deliver on a promise to reveal backers of political advertisements to boost...

High level Bahraini Parliamentary Delegation to Visit Pakistan between 25-27 Sep

MANAMA, 25 Sep (TNS): Ambassador of Pakistan to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Javed Malik met with Chairman Shura Council, (Upper House of Bahraini Parliament),...

India’s war hysteria: Modi govt increased defence budget to 7.6%

New Delhi, Feb. 1 (TNS): Federal budget of India reflects war hysteria of Modi government has increased capital expenditure for defence. At Rs 2.95 lakh...

Indonesia parliament speaker quits amid graft probe

JAKARTA Dec 11 (TNS): The speaker of Indonesia’s parliament, who is being investigated for his suspected involvement in a graft scandal, has tendered his...

Samsung vice-chairman jailed for five years on corruption charges

SEOUL, Aug 2 (TNS): Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong has been sentenced to five years in prison for bribery, perjury and other crimes. The Seoul Central...

Suspect who mummified and froze mother arrested in India

Mumbai, April 6 (TNS): Police in India say they have arrested a man who kept his mother's body in a freezer for three years. Suspect...

Flynn pleads guilty on Russia; reportedly ready to testify on Trump

WASHINGTON Dec 02 (TNS): Former US national security adviser Michael Flynn has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about contacts with Russia and...

Pakistan Ambassador says border management with Afghanistan key to counterterrorism efforts

Washington June 09 (TNS): Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Chaudhry on Friday met with US Congressman from New York, Nita Lowey, and...

Terrorism emerged as persistent threat to peace and security: Maleeha

New York April 13 (TNS): Permanent Representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi said on Friday that terrorism has emerged as the most persistent...

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