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UNHCR: People Fleeing Venezuela Need Protection, Must Not Be Deported

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency says the majority of Venezuelans fleeing worsening conditions in their country are in need ...


10 greatest Cricket World Cup matches

Dubai [UAE], May 23 (ANI): As the 10 teams prepare for the Cricket World Cup to be held in the ...


CWC 2019 team profile: Sri Lanka

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...


Ravichandran Ashwin to represent Nottinghamshire

Nottingham [England], May 23 (ANI): India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is set to represent Nottinghamshire for the second half of the ...


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As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Kazakhstan: Press freedom missing from agenda of media talking shop

When international journalists gather for Kazakhstan's annual Eurasian Media Forum, they can expect lively wide-ranging debates about pressing issues facing ...

Realism should guide the next generation of UN peacekeeping

Since the first United Nations peacekeeping operation was deployed to oversee a ceasefire in the Arab-Israeli war seven decades ago, ...

Is it time to review the basis for UN peacekeeping 71 years on?

Seventy one years ago the first United Nations peacekeeping mission was sent to oversee the agreement that ended the Arab-Israeli ...

Resounding win for BJP, breaks new grounds in WB, Odisha

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Riding high on the planks of muscular nationalism and anti-Congressism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

Iran Reiterates No Talks With U.S. 'Under Any Circumstances'

Iran has reiterated that it will not hold talks with the United States 'under any circumstances,' and urged signatories to ...

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Train under development in China will reach speeds of 600kph

QINGDAO, China - A high-speed train capable of reaching speeds of 600 kilometers per hour (373 miles per hour) is ...

Asian stocks fall across the board

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were lower across the board in Asia on Thursday, while the U.S. dollar gained new ground.Japan's ...

India gets 3/4 billion dollar loan for railways track electrification

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian government is borrowing $750 million equivalent in Indian Rupees, in what will be the ...

Stalling of trade talks weighs on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. stock markets were largely unchanged on Wednesday, although all the major indices recorded ...

Irish Trade Minister warns businesses to prepare for no deal Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish deputy leader has briefed the cabinet on the risks to Ireland of a no-deal Brexit ...

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Tom Latham to miss World Cup warm-ups

Dubai [UAE], May 23 (ANI): New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman Tom Latham will miss the two warm-up matches against India and ...


UNHCR: People Fleeing Venezuela Need Protection, Must Not Be Deported

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency says the majority of Venezuelans fleeing worsening conditions in their country are in need ...


10 greatest Cricket World Cup matches

Dubai [UAE], May 23 (ANI): As the 10 teams prepare for the Cricket World Cup to be held in the ...


CWC 2019 team profile: Sri Lanka

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...


Ravichandran Ashwin to represent Nottinghamshire

Nottingham [England], May 23 (ANI): India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is set to represent Nottinghamshire for the second half of the ...


'Giant Catch' sculpture unveiled in Nottingham ahead of World Cup

Dubai [UAE], May 23 (ANI): Former England and Nottinghamshire spinner Graeme Swann, on Thursday, unveiled a spectacular 'Giant Catch' sculpture ...


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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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