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    UN council to meet on North Korea rights abuses, nuclear program in December
    Dec02

    UN council to meet on North Korea rights abuses, nuclear program in December

    United Nations Security Council ministers will meet on Dec. 15 to discuss North Korea’s nuclear and missiles programs and the body will also meet separately this month to discuss human rights abuses in the North Asian country, an annual meeting that its ally China has tried to prevent for the past three years. Japan’s UN Ambassador...

    Magical Insigne keeps Napoli’s Champions League hopes alive
    Nov22

    Magical Insigne keeps Napoli’s Champions League hopes alive

    NAPLES: Italy reject Lorenzo Insigne’s second-half wonder strike opened the floodgates as Napoli kept their Champions League hopes alive with a 3-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday. Napoli forward Insigne had also scored against AC Milan on Saturday, fresh from being left on the bench as Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the...

    Venezuela to restructure foreign debt, faces looming default
    Nov03

    Venezuela to restructure foreign debt, faces looming default

    CARACAS: Venezuela on Thursday announced plans to restructure its burgeoning foreign debt, a move that may lead to a default by the cash-strapped OPEC nation whose collapsing socialist economy has left its population struggling to find food and medicine. President Nicolas Maduro vowed to make a $1.1 billion payment on a bond maturing on Thursday,...

    World shouldn’t be dominated by one currency: Russia
    Nov01

    World shouldn’t be dominated by one currency: Russia

    BEIJING: Russia and China were considering linking their national payment system, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday, as he called for a more balanced global finance structure. Noting the rise of China’s UnionPay system and Beijing’s efforts to internationalise its currency, the yuan, Medvedev told a press...

    First charges, plea deal emerge in Trump Russia probe
    Oct30

    First charges, plea deal emerge in Trump Russia probe

    WASHINGTON: Donald Trump´s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort was charged Monday with conspiracy against the United States and money laundering, in the first indictments stemming from a sprawling probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Special counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading the probe, also announced that a...

    Russia supplying free fuel to Taliban in war against NATO forces: report
    Oct17

    Russia supplying free fuel to Taliban in war against NATO forces: report

    Russia is supporting the Afghan Taliban against NATO forces through a covert programme of laundered fuel sales, The Times said in a report on Tuesday. “Russian intelligence services are sending fleets of fuel tankers into Afghanistan through the Hairatan border crossing with Uzbekistan,” the report quoted sources in the militant group and Afghan...

    Conditions developing for a Third World War
    Oct13

    Conditions developing for a Third World War

    Almost 150 days after the inauguration of President Trump one thing is now clear that era of American hegemony in international relations is now over. America is uncertain about many key foreign policy decisions & sending ambiguous message to allies; Trump administration is burdened with investigation into collusion with Russia to win...

    US continues to blame ‘Pakistan’s behaviour’ for Afghan war failure
    Sep27

    US continues to blame ‘Pakistan’s behaviour’ for Afghan war failure

    WASHINGTON: A top US military officer on Tuesday said US would not be able to “attain our objectives” in Afghanistan, where American forces have been deployed since 2001, without a change of behaviour by neighbouring Pakistan. “It is unacceptable that Pakistan provides sanctuary, and we ought to bring the full weight of the US government and our...

    Russia plans to auction giant 51-carat diamond online
    Aug03

    Russia plans to auction giant 51-carat diamond online

    MOSCOW: Russian miner Alrosa said on Tuesday it plans to sell at an online auction in November a rare collection of polished diamonds produced domestically, including a giant 51.38-carat gem. This huge, traditional round-cut diamond, whose 2.5 cm (1 inch) diameter is equal in size to the visible part of a human eye, bears the same name as the...

    Putin expels 755 diplomats from Russia
    Jul31

    Putin expels 755 diplomats from Russia

    MOSCOW: Russia President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said the United States would have to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia and warned of a prolonged gridlock in its ties after the US Congress backed new sanctions against the Kremlin. Putin added bluntly that Russia was able to raise the stakes with America even further, although he hoped this...

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