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 2018-07-16 12:37 

Ecns.cn

UNESCO hopes to elevate relations with China to higher level: UNESCO chief...

China, which has been committed to multilateralism, is a strategic partner for UNESCO and "we can reinforce Chinese-UNESCO cooperation and move to a higher level", UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay has said....

 2018-07-16 12:33 

FARS News Agency

Putin, Trump Hold First Ever One-on-One Summit in Finland...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The heads of Russia and the US are holding talks today at the presidential palace in the Finnish capital of Helsinki to discuss a wide range of issues in an attempt to mend bilateral relations....

 2018-07-16 12:33 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Sharif family file appeal against Avenfield verdict in IHC...

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law Captain (retired) Safdar Awan filed an appeal against the Avenfield reference verdict in...

 2018-07-16 12:33 

FARS News Agency

500 Regions in Idlib Join Gov't Peace Plan...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of towns and villages in Idlib province have joined the Syrian government's peace plan as the army is terminating military operations in Dara'a and plans to start the battle against the terrorists in Idlib....

 2018-07-16 12:33 

Ecns.cn

More areas to open for investors...

China may remove more items from its recently announced negative list amid efforts to further open up its market to foreign investors, a stance that will help consolidate the global multilateral governance system....

 2018-07-16 12:33 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ India ]

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos successfully test fired...

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos was on Monday successfully test fired from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur....

 2018-07-16 12:32 

FARS News Agency

Source: Russia's Su-57 Plane Tests Onboard Systems for 6th-Generation Fighter Jet...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Some onboard systems for Russia's future 6th-generation fighter jet are being tested aboard the Su-57 fighter, a source in the domestic aircraft-building industry said on Monday....

 2018-07-16 12:32 

Jakarta Post

Jokowi inaugurates Kartasura-Sragen road...

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo inaugurated on Sunday the Kartasura-Sragen toll road, part of the Solo-Ngawi toll road in Central Java....

 2018-07-16 12:31 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

EU urges big powers to avert trade 'conflict and chaos'...

The European Union called Monday on the United States, China and Russia to work together to cool worsening global trade tensions, warning that they could spiral into...

 2018-07-16 12:31 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

17 killed, 20 injured as long wheeler hits coaster...

Seventeen passengers lost their lives while around 20 others sustained injuries when a speedy long wheeler hit a coaster on National Highway some 50 kilometer away from...

 2018-07-16 12:30 

FARS News Agency

Bam And Its Cultural Landscape...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Bam is situated in a desert environment on the Southern edge of the Iranian high plateau. The origins of Bam can be traced back to the Achaemenid period (6th to 4th centuries BC). Its heyday was from the 7th to 11th centuries, being at the ....

 2018-07-16 12:30 

Vietnam News

Lilama secures mechanical installation deal in Brunei...

Vit Nam's Lilama Corporation has signed a contract to manufacture and install mechanical equipment for a fertiliser plant in Brunei....

 2018-07-16 12:29 

FARS News Agency

Formidable France Secure Second Title...

TEHRAN (FNA)- France have won the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia after defeating Croatia 4-2 in a thoroughly entertaining Final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow in what was a fitting end to an outstanding tournament. [VIDEO]...

 2018-07-16 12:29 

Press Trust of India

Rains lash several parts of Himachal Pradesh...

Shimla, July 16 (PTI) Light to moderate rain continued in several parts of Himachal Pradesh, with Sundernagar in Mandi district recording 76.8 millimetre of rainfall till this morning, the meteorological department said. According to the MeT data recorded...

 2018-07-16 12:28 

Saudi Press Agency

ISFD Approves New Financial Aid for Developmental Projects...
 2018-07-16 12:27 

The Mainichi

N. Korea to amnesty prisoners to mark 70th anniversary of founding...
 2018-07-16 12:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Zimbabwe to bat first against Pakistan in second ODI...

Pakistan is playing the second One-Day International (ODI) against Zimbabwe. Earlier, in the first ODI, Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 201 runs after Imam ul Haq...

 2018-07-16 12:26 

FARS News Agency

Iran Leader: 'Deal of Century' Destined to Failure...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that the US dreams to implement the 'deal of the century' plot in the Palestinian territories will never come true, stressing that Quds will remain ....

 2018-07-16 12:26 

FARS News Agency

Trump Campaign Has Spent Roughly $1.2 mln on Legal Fees in 2018...

TEHRAN (FNA)- President Donald Trump's 2020 reelection campaign has spent more than $1 million in legal fees so far in 2018....

 2018-07-16 12:25 

Ecns.cn

China cracks down on unqualified overseas tours after boat tragedy...

Two boats carrying 127 Chinese tourists capsized in turbulent waters off the coast of Phuket Island in Thailand on July 5, leaving 47 Chinese nationals dead. This disaster is likely to cast a shadow on the once most popular outbound tourism destination fo...

 2018-07-16 12:23 

FARS News Agency

Iran Ranks 1st in World Junior Wushu Championships in Brazil...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian athletes ranked first in the World Junior Wushu Championships in Taolu and Sanda competitions in Brasilia on Monday....

 2018-07-16 12:22 

FARS News Agency

Iran Dismisses Trump's Statements as Bombastic Rhetoric...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Tehran on Monday downplayed US President Donald Trump's remarks that Washington's sanctions would zero Iran's oil exports, saying such bombastic rhetoric presents a dream which may never come true....

 2018-07-16 12:22 

FARS News Agency

Spokesman Dismisses Reports on Velayati-Netanyahu Indirect Talks in Russia...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi dismissed as farcical some Arab media claims that Iranian Supreme Leader's top aide for international affairs Akbar Velayati and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were in Moscow ....

 2018-07-16 12:21 

FARS News Agency

Syria: Fresh Clashes among Terrorist Groups Reported in Hama...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A number of terrorists were killed or wounded in a fresh round of infighting among rival militant groups in Hama province on Monday....

 2018-07-16 12:19 

Press Trust of India

Five wanted criminals arrested in Ghaziabad...

Ghaziabad, July 16 (PTI) Five wanted criminals, including the son of alleged gansgster Vicky Tyagi who was shot dead in 2015, have been arrested here along with sophisticated weapons, the police has said.The Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), M...

 2018-07-16 12:18 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

ANP leader Achakzai injured in firing incident...

Awami National Party (ANP) leader Daud Khan Achakzai was injured after unknown armed men openedfire on the guest house of party's candidate Zmrak Khan Achakzai in...

 2018-07-16 12:17 

Saudi Press Agency

Israeli forces arrest 16 Palestinians in West Bank...
 2018-07-16 12:15 

FARS News Agency

Remains of US, ISIL Victims Found in Mass Graves in Northeastern Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Two mass graves containing the bodies of 150 civilians who had been killed in the US-led coalition airstrikes and by ISIL terrorists have been found in Raqqa city, local sources reported on Monday....

 2018-07-16 12:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

General-level talks held in DMZ...

American and North Korean generals held a meeting in the border village Sunday to discuss the repatriation of remains of U.S. soldiers killed during the 1950-53 Korean War, following up on an agreement between the leaders of the two countries struck in Si...

 2018-07-16 12:15 

The Mainichi

What's behind a name: Langus from Taiwan...
 2018-07-16 12:15 

The Asahi Shimbun

Drone provides a closer look at the flood destruction in Hiroshima:The Asahi Shimbun...

Drone footage showed more details of the damage and destruction of railway and road bridges caused b...

 2018-07-16 12:13 

FARS News Agency

Israeli Forces Detain Eight Palestinians from West Bank...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli forces Monday conducted multiple predawn raids across the West Bank, detaining eight Palestinians, said the Palestine Prisoner's Society (PPS)....

 2018-07-16 12:13 

Press Trust of India

Tent collapses during PM's Midnapore rally, 20 injured...

Midnapore (WB), Jul 16 (PTI) A makeshift tent collapsed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in West Bengal's Midnapore district today, injuring at least 20 people, a police official said.The tent, officials said, was erected next to the ma...

 2018-07-16 12:11 

Shanghai Daily

Shanghai Pharma enters partnership with Canadian farm - SHINE...

Shanghai Pharmaceutical Holdings Shenxiang Health Medicine Co has entered into a strategic partnersh...

 2018-07-16 12:10 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

France set for heroes' welcome after thrilling World Cup win...

Victorious France was set to return to a heroes' welcome on Monday after winning the World Cup for the second time with a rollercoaster 4-2 victory over Croatia which...

 2018-07-16 12:10 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms...
 2018-07-16 12:09 

The Quint

After ‘Hindu-Pak’ Comment, Tharoor Claims to Get Death Threats...

Tharoor had said that if the BJP wins 2019 Lok Sabha elections, it will lead to the formation of a 'Hindu Pakistan'....

 2018-07-16 12:08 

Shanghai Daily

Missing HK man in Malaysian triathlon found dead - SHINE...

Yuen Chi Yuen was supposed to start the cycling phase after a 1.5-kilometer swimming, but his wife r...

 2018-07-16 12:07 

FARS News Agency

23 Militants, 4 Afghan Soldiers Suffer Casualties during Farah Clashes...

TEHRAN (FNA)- At least twenty three militants were killed or wounded during the clashes with the Afghan armed forces in Western Farah province of Afghanistan....

 2018-07-16 12:06 

NewsBytes

Viral-pictures: On NY-streets, Priyanka Chopra dances like no one's watching...

With actors Liam Hemsworth and Rebel Wilson, Priyanka Chopra danced on New York streets recently to shoot for a sequence for a new movie 'Isn't It Romantic'. The pictures of the sequence surfaced on...

 2018-07-16 12:05 

IANS

Truecaller announces 'Call Recording' feature...

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Popular communication app Truecaller on Monday introduced a new "Call Recording" feature for its Android users globally....

 2018-07-16 12:05 

ISNA

2 terrorist cells dismantled by Iran's Ministry of Intelligence forces...

Tehran (ISNA) - Iran's Ministry of Intelligence announced in a statement that two terrorist cells was disbanded in the province of West Azerbaijan....

 2018-07-16 12:02 

Emirates 24|7

Norway to bring maritime expertise and innovations to Expo 2020 Dubai...

Norway will promote its innovations, technologies and further development of the country's ocean industries to a global audience of millions, after confirming its participation at Expo 2020 Dubai.The country's participation was confirmed in a lett...

 2018-07-16 12:00 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Thai cave rescue divers given diplomatic immunity: report...

Two Australian divers who helped extract the young football team trapped in a Thai cave obtained diplomatic immunity before the rescue in case it failed, national broadcaster ABC reported Monday....

 2018-07-16 12:00 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on July 16...

Tehran, July 16, IRNA The following headlines appeared in local English language newspapers on Monday:...

 2018-07-16 11:59 

The Quint

SL Captain, Coach Suspended for 4 ODIs, 2 Tests for Ball-tempering...

Sri Lankan captain Dinesh Chandimal is scheduled to miss 4 ODIs and 2 Test matches after being caught ball tampering...

 2018-07-16 11:59 

Vietnam News

Vietjet transfers operations to Terminal T1 at Yangon int'l airport...

Vit Nam's budget carrier Vietjet Air has transferred its flight operations from Terminal T2 to Terminal T1 of Myanmar's Yangon International Airport in order to meet the airport's renovation requirements....

 2018-07-16 11:59 

Press Trust of India

Infra push: CM inaugurates new bridges, projects in TN...

Chennai, Jul 16 (PTI) As many as ten bridges in districtsincluding Coimbatore, Cuddalore and Tiruchirappali built at acost of Rs 160.34 crore and new projects worth Rs 103.4 croreunder the municipal administration department were todayinaugurated by Chief...

 2018-07-16 11:58 

IANS

Wolbachia mosquitoes released in Fiji to curb dengue...

Suva, July 16 (IANS) Fiji has identified hot spots for dengue fever where officials of the World Mosquito Programme (WMP) will release the Wolbachia mosquitoes on Monday to curb the spread of dengue, Zika and chikungunya diseases....

 2018-07-16 11:55 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Hacked-up body found on Ayutthaya canal bank...

The decomposed body of an unidentified man was found in Ayutthayas Bang Sai district on Monday morning....

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