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Avalanches halt rescue operation for missing trekkers in Nepal

Avalanches halt rescue operation for missing trekkers in...

Kathmandu [Nepal], Jan 19 (ANI): With fresh avalanches hitting the Annapurna circuit trekking route here on Sunday, the rescue operation...

20 Indians kidnapped last month from Nigeria coast released, 1 dead in captivity

20 Indians kidnapped last month from Nigeria coast...

Abuja [Nigeria], Jan 19 (ANI): The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by...

US envoy Alice Wells to arrive in Pakistan on 4-day visit

US envoy Alice Wells to arrive in Pakistan...

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan 19 (ANI): United States Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Alice Wells...

5.8 magnitude earthquake strikes China's Xinjiang province

5.8 magnitude earthquake strikes China's Xinjiang province

Beijing [China], Jan 19 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale struck China's Xinjiang province on Sunday, the...

Democracy failure prompts right-wing populism: Turkish author on Erdogan's rise from 'reformer to populist'

Democracy failure prompts right-wing populism: Turkish author on...

Ankara [Turkey], Jan 19 (ANI): Ece Temelkuran, a prominent Turkish journalist and author, says that right-wing populism is not a...

OPEC, partners to extend production cut deal to end of 2020: UBS

OPEC, partners to extend production cut deal to...

New York (USA) Jan 19: Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its partners including Russia and others are...

No need to restrict foreign travel due to new coronavirus from China - Health Ministry

No need to restrict foreign travel due to...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Jan 19: Sri Lanka's Ministry of Health issuing a statement said there is no need for Sri...

Bangladesh govt hikes air ticket prices for Hajj pilgrims by BDT 12,000

Bangladesh govt hikes air ticket prices for Hajj...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Jan 19: The decision was taken following a meeting with members of Hajj Agencies of Bangladesh (HAAB) at...

Maximilian Günther claims Santiago ePrix to become youngest Formula E winner in history

Maximilian Günther claims Santiago ePrix to become youngest...

Santiago (Chile) Jan 19: Maximilian Günther made Formula E history on a sweltering afternoon in Santiago, Chile, becoming at age...

Eastern Libyan Gov't Pledges to Fight Terrorism, Prevent Turkish Intervention - Speaker

Eastern Libyan Gov't Pledges to Fight Terrorism, Prevent...

Cairo (Egypt) Jan 19: Libya's ongoing civil war will not end until terrorist and extremist groups in the country have...

German Foreign Minister Lashes Out at US Over Its Max Pressure Policy Towards Iran

German Foreign Minister Lashes Out at US Over...

Berlin (Germany) Jan 19: Tensions between Tehran and Washington, which have been growing since Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Iran...

North Korea Appoints Korean Unification Talks Chief as New Foreign Minister - Reports

North Korea Appoints Korean Unification Talks Chief as...

Seoul (South Korea) Jan 19: According to the Yonhap News Agency, ambassadors in Pyongyang have been notified of the appointment....

PM Johnson on Collision Course With UK Firms for Plans to Restrict Low-Skilled Migration - Report

PM Johnson on Collision Course With UK Firms...

London (UK) Jan 19: In December, the prime minister unveiled plans to introduce a points-based immigration system, under which migrants...

Trump Tells Republican Donors Top General Soleimani 'Was Saying Bad Things' Before Being Killed

Trump Tells Republican Donors Top General Soleimani 'Was...

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: In his address to high-profile GOP sponsors, ahead of the formal start of the 2020...

Afghan Government, Taliban Disagree on Timing of Ceasefire, Reduction of Violence

Afghan Government, Taliban Disagree on Timing of Ceasefire,...

Kabul (Afghanistan) Jan 19: With the consultations on Afghan peace ongoing in the Qatari capital of Doha, the Afghan government...

Maduro Says He Controls Venezuela, Ready for Direct Negotiations With US

Maduro Says He Controls Venezuela, Ready for Direct...

Caracas (Venezuela) Jan 19: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro made his first major interview with a US-based media outlet, almost a...

Trump Lawyers Frame Impeachment Removal Trial as Violation of Constitution, Election Meddling

Trump Lawyers Frame Impeachment Removal Trial as Violation...

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: The US Senate has formally initiated the trial for the removal of US President Donald...

International Conference on Libya in Berlin to Adopt Conflict Resolution Plan

International Conference on Libya in Berlin to Adopt...

Berlin (Germany) Jan 19: Libya's internationally-recognized prime minister, Fayez Sarraj, and the commander of the eastern Libyan forces, Khalifa Haftar,...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Will No Longer Use Titles of 'His And Her Royal Highness' - Palace

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Will No Longer...

London (UK) Jan 19: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced earlier in January that they wanted to split their time...

Alleged Threat to Former US Envoy to Ukraine Will Be Investigated - Pompeo

Alleged Threat to Former US Envoy to Ukraine...

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: On Tuesday, documents recently released by congressional Democrats indicated that Marie Yovanovitch, a former US...

Germany Can't Set Up 5G Network Without China's Huawei, Interior Minister Says

Germany Can't Set Up 5G Network Without China's...

Berlin (Germany) Jan 19: While the US has stepped up pressure on the Chinese technology giant and called on its...

EU Needs to Support Turkey in Libya If It Is to Stay Relevant as a Global Actor - Erdogan

EU Needs to Support Turkey in Libya If...

Ankara (Turkey) Jan 19: This week, Ankara announced that it would deploy troops to support the Government of National Accord...

Vladimir Putin Dismisses Idea of Indefinite Presidential Terms

Vladimir Putin Dismisses Idea of Indefinite Presidential Terms

Moscow (Russia) Jan 19: Previously, Putin suggested during his address to the country's parliament to change the country's constitution so...

Mike Pence: Dems' Impeachment & Other Aspirations Add to Americans' Resolve to Vote Trump in 2020

Mike Pence: Dems' Impeachment & Other Aspirations Add...

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: US Vice President Mike Pence believes whatever the Democrats undertake will ultimately backfire, as there...

Flight Recorders of Crashed Boeing to be Sent to Ukraine - Iranian Media

Flight Recorders of Crashed Boeing to be Sent...

Tehran (Iran) Jan 19: The Ukrainian prosecutor's office previously said it had requested Iran to provide Kiev with the flight...

Libyan National Oil Corporation Declares Emergency After Oil Supplies From Several Ports Suspended

Libyan National Oil Corporation Declares Emergency After Oil...

Tripoli (Libya) Jan 19: On 16 January, some Libyan tribal leaders and public figures called to shut down oil terminals...

'Impeached Forever': Pelosi Slams Trump as Senate Trial Set to Begin Next Week

'Impeached Forever': Pelosi Slams Trump as Senate Trial...

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: On 15 January, the US House of Representatives sent two pre-approved articles of impeachment against...