KOREAN FAMILIES TO MEET AFTER DECADES IN TEMPORARY REUNIONS

North Korea to host meet-and-greet reunions of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.

IRAQ SUPREME COURT RATIFIES RESULT OF MAY VOTE

Many Iraqis, including those from the Kurdish and Sunni Arab communities, had complained of electoral misconduct.

 
 
 

CYPRUS EXTRADITES EGYPTAIR HIJACKER WHO TOOK PHOTOS WITH HOSTAGES

Seif Eddin Mustafa was transferred to Egyptian custody and flown back to Cairo late on Saturday, authorities said.

FLYING TO HAJJ 2018

Follow the journey millions of Muslims make to reach Mecca for the annual pilgrimage.

 
 
 

TWIN TYPHOONS THREATEN JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA

Soulik and Cimaron strengthen as they bear down on Japan and South Korea.

UTTARAKHAND: THE CLIMATE CHANGE WIDOWS OF INDIAN VILLAGES

When natural disasters claim the lives of men, it is women in Indian villages who suffer the most.

 
 
 

HAITIANS RESURRECT HONOUR FOR HISTORIC HEROES

Newer generation reminded of roots by statues of iconic figures that went unnoticed for long time.

SHORTAGE OF MEDICINE, DRINKING WATER FOR KERALA FLOOD SURVIVORS

Indian government pledged $71m for victims of 'the worst floods in 100 years' to hit Kerala state.

 
 
 

FILM CRAZY RICH ASIANS TAKES HOLLYWOOD BY STORM

The romantic comedy is the first major Hollywood film in a quarter century with an all-Asian cast, director and executive producer.

PUTIN AND MERKEL DISCUSS NORD STREAM 2, SYRIAN RECONSTRUCTION

The Russian and German leaders meet for bilateral talks outside of Berlin.

 
 
 

EGYPT'S SISI SIGNS NEW LAW TIGHTENING GOVERNMENT CONTROL ONLINE

Law imposes hefty fines, up to five years in prison for those who administer websites deemed to harm national interests.

ABANDONED TOBACCO FACTORY TO TURN INTO AN ARTS CENTER IN IRAQ

Sulayminyah has, since its founding 200 years ago, been dedicated to the arts and now the Kurdistan Regional Government has dedicated...

 
 
 

WOMEN ACTIVISTS IN NEPAL CALL FOR EQUALITY ON CITIZENSHIP BILL

The proposed bill would could women to have a Nepalese husband to pass on their citizenship to their children.

MEXICO TO HOLD REFERENDUM ON CONSTRUCTION OF NEW AIRPORT

Protecting Mexico City's new airport from sinking, flooding and earthquakes is proving controversial as mining the rock required is...

 
 
 

NICARAGUA'S NATIONAL TOURISM IN DECLINE AMID POLITICAL UNREST

Workers in Nicaragua's tourism industry are hoping to hang on until the next busy season, but if the country has not stabilised by...

INDIA: THOUSANDS PAY TRIBUTE TO FORMER PM ATAL BIHARI VAJPAYEE

Vajpayee has died aged 93 following a prolonged illness, which he was being treated for at capital Delhi's AIIMS hospital.

 
 
 

CRISTIANO RONALDO SET TO MAKE SERIE A DEBUT FOR JUVENTUS

Portugal captain joined Italian champions after scoring 451 goals for Real Madrid in Spain.

WORLD LEADERS REACTS TO KOFI ANNAN'S DEATH

Former UN secretary general died at a hospital in the Swiss city of Bern after a short illness.

 
 
 

QATAR ACCUSES SAUDI ARABIA OF BLOCKING ACCESS TO HAJJ

Travel agents in Qatar say a link for residents to register for the pilgrimage was blocked by Riyadh.

FLOODING LEAVES PARTS OF LIBERIA'S CAPITAL UNDER WATER

Commuters wade through floodwater in Monrovia and traffic jams witnessed due to unexpected torrential rain.

 
 
 



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