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 2018-11-16 05:54 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close down 0.30%...

Taipei, Nov. 16 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 29.37 points, or 0.30 percent, at 9,797.09 Friday on turnover of NT$116.24 billion (US$3.77 billion)....

 2018-11-16 05:54 

Central News Agency

Taiwanese weightlifter banned for 8 years for doping...

Taipei, Nov. 16 (CNA) Taiwanese weightlifter Lin Tzu-chi (), a former world record holder and Asian Games gold medalist, has been banned from competition for eight years and stripped of all medals, prizes and titles earned since 2016 for a doping offence,...

 2018-11-16 05:53 

Gulf Daily News

VIDEO: Deals worth billions of dollars sealed at air show...
 2018-11-16 05:51 

The Financial Express

Rajasthan Assembly elections: Ashok Gehlot to contest from Sardarpura, Sachin Pilot from Tonk...

Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will contest the December 7 Assembly elections from his traditional Sardarpura seat while the Congress' state unit chief Sachin Pilot will contest from Tonk....

 2018-11-16 05:51 

Philippine Star

Palawan attractions won't be closed during rehabilitation...

Once the rehabilitation begins, tourist spots in Palawan will not be closed to visitors like what the government did in Boracay Island, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu clarified yesterday. by Rhodina Villanueva...

 2018-11-16 05:50 

Ecns.cn

Chinese swimmers star in Swimming World Cup...

Xu Jiayu, Li Zhuhao and Yan Zibei brought China three gold medals in three different strokes at the FINA Swimming World Cup in Singapore on Thursday....

 2018-11-16 05:49 

Ecns.cn

British PM tells parliament 'no plan for no-deal Brexit'...

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday told the parliament that "there is no plan for the no-deal Brexit," and the parliament should decide whether it wants the United Kingdom to leave the European Union (EU) without any deal at all....

 2018-11-16 05:48 

Emirates 24|7

Sheikh Mohammed attends World Tolerance Summit...

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended the opening ceremony of the World Tolerance Summit that commenced today. The two-day Summit is organised by the International Insti...

 2018-11-16 05:42 

Fossbytes

Facebook Might Use Your Photos To Find Whom You Live With & Ad-Targeting...

Facebook, one of the biggest social media platform, has taken targeted advertising to new heights. I am often taken aback by the creepiness of ads displayed on my Facebook profile. Now, a patent filed by Facebook suggests that targeted ads would be much p...

 2018-11-16 05:42 

Ecns.cn

China issues white paper on cultural protection, development in Xinjiang...

The State Council Information Office on Thursday issued a white paper on cultural protection and development in Xinjiang....

 2018-11-16 05:41 

The Asian Age

LIVE: Kerala braces for fresh protests as Sabaraimala temple to open today...

Sabarimala temple will open around 5 pm today for the third time after SC verdict that lifted ban on entry of women....

 2018-11-16 05:40 

The Asian Age

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange charged in US...

Prosecutors revealed the existence of the sealed indictment inadvertently in a court filing in an unrelated case, WikiLeaks said....

 2018-11-16 05:38 

Ecns.cn

Chinese premier proposes measures to strengthen East Asia financial stability...

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang proposed a more robust multilateral cooperation to ensure stability in the Asian financial sector, as he met with leaders of Southeast Asian nations, Japan and South Korea on Thursday....

 2018-11-16 05:37 

The Tribune

[ India ]

Australia takes India to WTO over issue of sugar subsidies...

Melbourne, November 16 Australia said on Friday that it was taking legal action against India at the WTO over sugar subsidies, alleging that it caused a "significant downturn" in world prices and hurt Australian producers. Australia alleges that t...

 2018-11-16 05:37 

The Financial Express

Facebook Messenger gets important WhatsApp feature - How to use...

After testing the 'unsend' feature on Mark Zuckerberg's personal chats earlier this year, Facebook has rolled out the new update for its users on Messenger. The 'Remove for Everyone' feature will allow users to delete any message withi...

 2018-11-16 05:36 

Fossbytes

Google's Wear OS Version H Announced; Brings Battery Saver Mode...

Google quietly announced its Wear OS Version H (it's basically version 2.2 of Wear OS) for smart wearables this morning. The new update will be rolled out as a system update and majorly, brings battery llife-related improvements to Wear OS watches. A ...

 2018-11-16 05:34 

The Financial Express

Jammu and Kashmir: Militants kill civilian in Pulwama...

Nadeem Manzoor, a resident of Safanagri area Shopian district of south Kashmir, was abducted on Thursday night, a police official said....

 2018-11-16 05:32 

The Financial Express

How to recover from the debts you have incurred shopping during the festivals...

If you have gone overboard with your festive expenses this Diwali, you must be struggling with a bitter aftertaste now with all the debts to settle....

 2018-11-16 05:32 

Yonhap News

Hotels.com vows to seek tech innovation, localization for S. Korea...

Hotels.com, a global booking service platform, will focus on technology innovation and localization to attract more South Korean customers, a senior company executive said Friday....

 2018-11-16 05:32 

IBTimes India

Sarkar 10-day box office collection: AR Murugadoss' film mints Rs 214.3 cr worldwide...

Vijay and Keerthy Suresh's Sarkar has grossed Rs 148.3 crore at the domestic and collected about Rs 66 crore at overseas box office....

 2018-11-16 05:32 

The Financial Express

Shahid Afridi's comments on Kashmir endorsed by Pakistani citizens: Shiv Sena...

The Shiv Sena Friday latched on to former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi's remarks that his country...

 2018-11-16 05:31 

The Hindu

Rupee rises 10 paise against U.S. dollar to 71.87...

The rupee firmed 10 paise to 71.87 against the U.S. dollar on Friday on increased selling of the U.S. currency by exporters and banks. Besides, weakness in the greenback against some currencies overse...

 2018-11-16 05:30 

People's Daily

Cultural exchange activities held in Brunei to boost China-Brunei cooperation...

A series of cultural exchange activities including exhibitions and seminars were held in Brunei...

 2018-11-16 05:30 

Tech in Asia

JD and Go-Jek deepen their relationship to conquer Indonesia...

There are plenty of potential synergies between the ride-hailing unicorn and its Chinese investor....

 2018-11-16 05:29 

Guangming Online

Full text of Xi's signed article on PNG newspapers...

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday published a signed article titled...

 2018-11-16 05:28 

The Financial Express

Indian economy would have collapsed, Modi's demonetisation saved it, explains RSS ideologue S Gurumurthy...

RBI independent director S Gurumurthy on Thursday once again said that India's economy would have collapsed but for demonetisation....

 2018-11-16 05:26 

The Hindu

Cyclone Gaja: Rains continue in southern TN, schools closed...

After cyclone Gaja made landfall around midnight, there has been widespread rain in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu. As a precaution, Collectors in the southern districts have declared holiday...

 2018-11-16 05:25 

The Financial Express

India-bound 2019 Toyota Corolla Altis revealed: World's best-selling sedan gets a new makeover...

The new 2019 Toyota Corolla Altis is expected to be launched in India sometime next year. The world's best-selling sedan primarily challenges the likes of Skoda Octavia and Hyundai Elantra in the segment. All details on the new Corolla Altis here....

 2018-11-16 05:25 

The Quint

Latest News: Julian Assange Charged in US WikiLeaks...

Catch all the latest news and updates of the day here....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

Yonhap News

Foreign ministry official found unconscious in Singapore while accompanying Moon...

President Moon Jae-in said Friday that one of the foreign ministry officials accompanying him on his trip to Singapore was found unconscious in her hotel room following an apparent stroke....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) S. Korea, UAE launch high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation...

South Korea and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) launched a high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation on Friday, in another sign of their expanding partnership....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

The Financial Express

CBI vs CBI: Supreme Court to hear Alok Verma's plea challenging Centre's decision to remove him...

The allegations against Verma have been levelled by Asthana, against whom an FIR has been lodged by the CBI on graft charges....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

The Financial Express

Julian Assange charged in US, says WikiLeaks...

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who was behind a massive dump of classified US documents in 2010, has been charged in the United States, WikiLeaks said Thursday night....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

US challenging Europeans' national sovereignty: Araqchi...

Rome, Nov 16, IRNA The Iranian deputy foreign minister for political affairs said on Thursday that dollar has turned into a weapons in the hand of the US to impose its illegitimate demands on European partners, challenging European states' national so...

 2018-11-16 05:22 

Oneindia

Chhattisgarh polls: Full analysis of the criminal cases and financial background of candidates...

There are a total of 145 candidates with a criminal background and 285 crorepati candidates, who are contesting the Chhattisgarh assembly elections 2018....

 2018-11-16 05:21 

Oneindia

Cop shoots self at Delhi Secretariat, domestic discord suspected to be reason...

A head constable of the Delhi Police committed sucide on Friday morning at the Delhi Secretariat. Head Constable Sohanveer reportedly shot himself with his service piston at around 5.53 this morning....

 2018-11-16 05:20 

Channel NewsAsia

Japan's Brother says it and other manufacturers probed by China...

TOKYO: China's Ministry of Commerce is investigating alleged dumping of machine tools by Japanese manufacturers including industrial robot maker ......

 2018-11-16 05:20 

The Hindu

Cyclone Gaja: train services disrupted...

As cyclone Gaja crossed between Nagapattinam and Vedaranyam past midnight on Friday bringing heavy rains and gusting winds. The train services in the delta region was severely affected. Three trains s...

 2018-11-16 05:20 

The Financial Express

MSME liquidity crunch is real: Bank credit to small businesses falls for first time in 14 months...

According to experts, there was a shift towards tightening credit flow to MSMEs in September month and this decline in credit flow is expected to go higher for the month of October and December 2018, once the data for the same is available....

 2018-11-16 05:19 

The Financial Express

WhatsApp group administrator held in UP's Baghpat over 'anti-national' messages...

The Baghpat police arrested a man over alleged "anti-national messages" posted on a WhatsApp group of which he was the administrator....

 2018-11-16 05:18 

IBTimes India

Viral alert! Arjun Kapoor, Malaika Arora party hard with Kareena Kapoor, get cosy...

Arjun Kapoor and Malaika Arora were seen enjoying a cosy moment as they posed for a photograph at a party hosted by Sanjay Kapoor's wife, Maheep. Also in attendance were Kareena Kapoor and Amrita Arora....

 2018-11-16 05:17 

The Asian Age

Praising notes ban, RBI's Gurumurthy says economy would have collapsed...

RBI's board meeting is scheduled to take place on Monday where the issues raised by the govt, including easing of PCA norms....

 2018-11-16 05:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Hong Kong lawyers demand explanation over journalist ban...

HONG KONG: Hong Kong's powerful bar association, a group of the city's top lawyers, has upped pressure on the government to explain the ......

 2018-11-16 05:14 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Boss or bard? Nasrallah son acquaintances dispute role...

The son of Hezbollah's leader designated by the U.S. State Department this week as a global terrorist is a poet and music lover who moves around without security and whose role within the group is shrouded in secrecy....

 2018-11-16 05:12 

Odisha Sun Times

Mini truck carrying 30 passengers overturns in Odisha's Sundergarh...
 2018-11-16 05:12 

Al Arabiya

France, Pakistan praise Saudi prosecution's actions over Khashoggi case...

The French Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that the referral of the accused in the killing of Saudi citizen Jamal Khashoggi to the judiciary is a...

 2018-11-16 05:11 

IBTimes India

OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple all set to go on sale in India today: Quick facts...

Amazon and select authorised OnePlus resellers will offer OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple in India. Read to know the price of the new Android flagship phone....

 2018-11-16 05:11 

Channel NewsAsia

Over 100 suspected Rohingya Muslims arrested aboard boat in Yangon, official says...

YANGON: More than 100 suspected Rohingya Muslims were arrested aboard a boat in Yangon, Myanmar's largest city, officials said, raising fears of a ......

 2018-11-16 05:11 

The Financial Express

UN Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed visiting India to meet senior government officials...

United Nations Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed is visiting India to meet senior government and UN officials in the country....

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