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 2017-05-29 05:47 

Ynetnews

PM Abe: Japan will take steps with US to deter N.Korea... +

TOKYO -- Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday condemned North Korea's latest missile launch and vowed action along with other nations to deter Pyongyang's repeated provocations. "As we agreed at the recent G7, the issue of North Kor...

 2017-05-29 05:45 

IANS

Vigilance files chargesheet against UP BSP chief... +

The Bahujan Samaj Party's problems were further compounded the Uttar Pradesh Vigilance Department filing a chargesheet against its state unit chief Ram Achal Rajbhar, in a Rs 4 crore disproportionate assets (DA) case, an official said on Monday....

 2017-05-29 05:45 

IANS

Jammu engineer scales Mount Everest... +

Rahul Jarngal, an engineer belonging to Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, has scaled the Mount Everest....

 2017-05-29 05:45 

Ynetnews

Australian to send 30 more military advisers to Afghanistan... +

CANBERRA -- Australia announced on Monday it would send an additional 30 military advisers to train Afghan troops and expected other countries to increase their contributions to the restive Central Asian country.Defense Minister Marise Payne said the incr...

 2017-05-29 05:42 

Ynetnews

2 killed, 18 injured in knife attack in southwest China... +

BEIJING -- A man said to be mentally ill has been detained after authorities said he attacked 20 people with a knife, killing two, in southwest China.A statement posted on a local government internet site said 30-year-old Chen Guangliang had been detained...

 2017-05-29 05:41 

Ynetnews

NKorea fires short-range ballistic missile off western Japan... +

SEOUL -- North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile that landed in Japan's maritime economic zone Monday, officials said, the latest in a string of test launches as the North seeks to build nuclear-tipped ICBMs that can reach the U.S. mainland....

 2017-05-29 05:40 

Ynetnews

South Korea questions six rescued North Koreans as it eyes engagement... +

SEOUL -- South Korean authorities were questioning on Monday six North Koreans rescued on the weekend as they drifted in the sea off the east coast and will send them home if they want to go, the South's Unification Ministry said. The rescue comes as ...

 2017-05-29 05:35 

Reuters Africa

Philippines puts city on lockdown over fears of militant infiltration... +

MARAWI, Philippines (Reuters) - The Philippine city of Iligan was overflowing with evacuees and on lockdown on Monday over fears Islamist militants had sneaked out of nearby Marawi, where troops were battling...

 2017-05-29 05:19 

Reuters Canada

Battling Kyrgios ready to play through pain... +

PARIS (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios is having a hard time with hip and shoulder injuries but the Australian said he has done all he can to be ready for his French Open first round match against German veteran...

 2017-05-29 05:18 

TASS

Russias Eastern Military District receives new shipment of Terminator helicopters... +

With a maximum take-off weight of 13,000 kilograms, the helicopter can fly at a maximum speed of 230 kilometers per hour...

 2017-05-29 05:05 

IANS

Two tourists drown in the Bay of Bengal... +

Two tourists drowned while bathing in the Bay of Bengal in West Bengal's East Midnapore district on Sunday, the police said....

 2017-05-29 05:00 

Yonhap News

Today in Korean history... +

Ethnic Koreans residing in Manchuria carry out an uprising against Japan's colonization of Korea....

 2017-05-29 04:56 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Banks call for deregulation, flexibility in wage system ... +

South Korea's banking lobby group urged the government of President Moon Jae-in on Monday to embrace deregulation of the banking industry and increase ...

 2017-05-29 04:56 

Reuters

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South Korea questions six rescued North Koreans as it eyes engagement... +

South Korean authorities were questioning on Monday six North Koreans rescued on the weekend as they drifted in the sea off the east coast and will send them home if they want to go, the South's Unification Ministry said....

 2017-05-29 04:55 

Reuters

Bruce powers Mets past Pirates... +

Bruce powers Mets past PiratesPITTSBURGH -- New York Mets manager Terry Collins decided to give Michael Conforto the night off Sunday after t...

 2017-05-29 04:55 

Reuters

India's Reliance Comms shares hit record low on Q4 loss, debt woes... +

Shares in Indian mobile carrierReliance Communications Ltd fell as much as 20 percentto an all-time low on Monday, after it reported a $150 millionfourth-quarter loss and worries about its heavy debt loadresurfaced....

 2017-05-29 04:49 

Reuters

BRIEF-Chongqing Yukaifa to pay FY 2016 annual div on June 7... +

Chongqing Yukaifa Co Ltd :...

 2017-05-29 04:48 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) S. Korea nat'l team coach not looking to call up U-20 football stars... +

South Korea football coach Uli Stielike said Monday he isn't yet thinking about bringing in the country's young footballers to the senior national team, although they've been impressive at the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup....

 2017-05-29 04:48 

Reuters

S&P likely to follow regular rating review schedule for China: exec... +

Standard & Poor's is likely to follow its regular ratings review schedule for China, and does not see any basis at this point in time for an out-of-schedule committee meeting, a senior director at the ratings agency told Reuters on Monday....

 2017-05-29 04:48 

MehrNews.com

US-led coalition strike on Raqqa kills 20 civilians... +

MOSCOW, May 29 (MNA) An airstrike carried out by the US-led coalition on Saturday in Raqqa killed 20 civilians and left seven people injured, SANA news agency reported citing a local source....

 2017-05-29 04:48 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Hot-shot S. Korean rookie posts best finish of LPGA season... +

Hot-shot South Korean rookie Park Sung-hyun has posted her best finish of the LPGA Tour season....

 2017-05-29 04:48 

Reuters

BRIEF-Lvjing Holding unit sells properties for 180.4 mln yuan... +

Lvjing Holding Co Ltd :...

 2017-05-29 04:46 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) NIS chief nominee says will insulate spy agency from local politics... +

National Intelligence Service (NIS) director-nominee Suh Hoon said Monday that if appointed he will try to completely insulate the spy agency from domestic politics as pledged by President Moon Jae-in....

 2017-05-29 04:43 

Reuters Africa

South Korea questions six rescued North Koreans as it eyes engagement... +

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean authorities were questioning on Monday six North Koreans rescued on the weekend as they drifted in the sea off the east coast and will send them home if they want to go,...

 2017-05-29 04:42 

Reuters Canada

South Korea questions six rescued North Koreans as it eyes engagement... +

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean authorities were questioning on Monday six North Koreans rescued on the weekend as they drifted in the sea off the east coast and will send them home if they want to go,...

 2017-05-29 04:38 

Sputnik International

Death Toll From Sri Lanka Floods Rises to 164... +

A total of 164 people have died and 104 are missing in Sri Lanka, while over 471,000 people were affected after heavy rains triggered floods and mudslides on the island, the disaster management ministry said Monday....

 2017-05-29 04:36 

Reuters

South Korea questions six rescued North Koreans as it eyes engagement... +
 2017-05-29 04:31 

Reuters

Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on May 29... +

The following are some of themain factors expected to affect Swiss stocks on Monday:...

 2017-05-29 04:30 

Reuters

PRECIOUS-Gold holds near 4-week highs, political tensions support... +

technicals * Silver hits one-month high (Updates prices, adds quotes) By Vijaykumar Vedala May 29 (Reuters) - Gold held near its highest in four weekson Monday after rising almost 1 percent in the previous session,buoyed as geopolitical tensions ...

 2017-05-29 04:29 

Yonhap News

Tottenham's Son Heung-min embarrassed about leading FA Cup in scoring... +

Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean attacker Son Heung-min said Monday he feels ...

 2017-05-29 04:24 

Central News Agency

Drier weather around Taiwan on Monday... +

Taipei, May 29 (CNA) Drier weather is forecast around Taiwan on Monday, with brief showers in eastern areas of the island, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB)....

 2017-05-29 04:20 

AFP

Sato seizes moment for history Indy 500 win... +

When the moment came, Takuma Sato seized it, and was rewarded with one of auto racing's grandest prizes.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion, contact us via......

 2017-05-29 04:08 

Reuters

FOREX-Dollar edges up, markets take N.Korea missile test in stride... +
 2017-05-29 04:06 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

New S. Korean President Facing Immediate Challenges from Trump: US Analyst... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) A senior political analyst based in California hailed South Korean President Moon Jae-in as a liberal peace-loving reformist and said he has a lot on his plate, facing immediate challenges from US President Donald Trump....

 2017-05-29 04:03 

Sputnik International

Montenegrin FM Accuses Moscow of Hampering Balkan Country's Accession to NATO... +

Foreign Minister of Montenegro Srdjan Darmanovic said that Russia tried to meddle in the countrys internal affairs in order to hamper Podgoricas accession to NATO, which is expected to be formally finalized in June....

 2017-05-29 04:00 

Reuters

Italy - Factors to watch on May 29... +

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday.Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannotvouch for their accuracy. New...

 2017-05-29 03:51 

TASS

Russian-US forum dubbed Fort Ross Dialogue to be held in Russia for first time ever... +

The first day of the forum will be dedicated to cultural cooperation...

 2017-05-29 03:46 

AFP

North Korea fires ballistic missile... +

North Korea Monday test-fired a ballistic missile, the latest in a series of launches that have ratcheted up tensions over its quest to develop weapons capable of hitting the United States.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf ...

 2017-05-29 03:43 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran's Sadeghi Joins Beykoz Belediyespor Handball Team... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Afshin Sadeghi joined Beykoz Belediyespor handball team on Sunday....

 2017-05-29 03:42 

Reuters

Bain Capital makes China foray with $200 mln NPL portfolio purchase... +

Bain Capital said on Monday ithas agreed to buy a portfolio of non-performing loans worth $200million in principal from a Chinese asset management company,the latest move by international investors seeking a piece ofthe booming market for distressed debt ...

 2017-05-29 03:40 

Reuters

Australia shares pulled down by basic materials, financials; NZ lower... +

Australian shares eased on Monday asweakness in commodity prices subdued miners and energy drivenstocks, while financials slipped in thin trading with marketsclosed for holidays in China, Britain and and the United States....

 2017-05-29 03:38 

Reuters

BRIEF-JSS to merge with swimming school operation firm... +

JSS Corp...

 2017-05-29 03:34 

Reuters Canada

Ryder Cup player Overton survives spine infection, says wife... +

(Reuters) - United States Ryder Cup player Jeff Overton has survived a life-threatening spinal infection after surgery, his wife Christina said on Facebook on Sunday.She used the social media networking...

 2017-05-29 03:34 

Reuters

Ryder Cup player Overton survives spine infection, says wife... +

United States Ryder Cup player Jeff Overton has survived a ...

 2017-05-29 03:34 

Reuters

BRIEF-Strides Shasun gets form 483 with 3 observations at Bangalore facility on USFDA inspection... +

Strides Shasun Ltd:...

 2017-05-29 03:32 

Reuters

BRIEF-Glenmark Pharma gets ANDA approval for nebivolol tablets... +

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd...

 2017-05-29 03:24 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) NIS chief nominee says will insulate spy agency from local politics... +

National Intelligence Service (NIS) director-nominee Suh Hoon said Monday that if appointed he will try to completely insulate the spy agency from domestic politics as pledged by President Moon Jae-in....

 2017-05-29 03:23 

Central News Agency

Air quality fair around Taiwan, except Zhushan on Monday... +

Taipei, May 29 (CNA) Air quality was good or fair in Taiwan on Monday, except Zhushan Township in Nantou County, according to the Environmental Protection Administration's Taiwan Air Quality Monitoring Network....

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