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 2017-03-27 00:17 

FARS News Agency

Iraqis Searching for Corpses of Their Relatives after US Air Attack That Killed 200 Civilians... +

TEHRAN FNA - Local residents are recovering corpses of their relatives trapped in the rubble of homes destroyed by US coalition air strikes in the al-Jadida neighborhood of Mosul. After the American airstrikes in Mosul, some are questioning if the rules ....

 2017-03-27 00:17 

FARS News Agency

UNICEF: Some 600 Mln Children to Face Extremely Limited Water Resources... +

TEHRAN FNA - Some 600 million children, or one in four children worldwide, will be living in areas with extremely limited water resources by 2040, according to a report released here by the UN Children's Fund UNICEF on March 22 to mark World Water ....

 2017-03-27 00:13 

Sputnik International

Syrian Democratic Forces Deny Allegations of Tabqa Dam Being Damaged... +

SDF on Monday refuted media reports about the Tabqa Dam partly collapsing....

 2017-03-27 00:10 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Rocks, Bible thrown through windows of Colorado mosque... +

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) A Colorado mosque was vandalized early Sunday when someone threw rocks and a Bible through the windows of the Islamic Center of Fort Collins. Islamic Center president Tawfik Aboellail says video footage from a security camera sho...

 2017-03-27 00:09 

AFP

Brazil anti-corruption protests draw weaker turnout... +

Brazilians furious at corruption demonstrated Sunday in support of a politically explosive probe into high-level embezzlement and bribery, but turnout was significantly lower than at previous protests.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 ...

 2017-03-27 00:09 

AFP

Vinales wins season-opening Qatar MotoGP... +

Spain's Maverick Vinales on a Yamaha won a dramatic season-opening Qatar MotoGP on Sunday, finally beating off Andrea Dovizioso after the pair swapped the lead several times over the final seven laps.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 1...

 2017-03-27 00:03 

Reuters

[ US ]

Illinois hairstylists trained in art of helping abuse victims... +

Londa Brown and Darlene Copeland, a pair of hairstylists from Chicago's South Side, have spent so many hours listening to their customers talk about the ups and downs of their lives that the two jokingly refer to themselves as therapists....

 2017-03-27 00:00 

Yonhap News

Dollar opens at 1,115.0 won DN from 1,122.6 won... +
 2017-03-27 00:00 

Reuters

[ World ]

Thousands on alert as Cyclone Debbie bears down on Australia... +

Thousands of Australians were being urged to evacuate from coastal communities in the path of a powerful cyclone on Monday, as the storm bore down on the nation's northeast....

 2017-03-27 00:00 

Yonhap News

Yonhap news advisory for Monday, March 27... +

The following stories are scheduled to be covered by Yonhap News Agency. Your queries are welcome. Yonhap's English-language news desk can be reached by telephone at 82-2-398-3451 (general) and 82-2-398-3460 (economics), and by email at jjhwang@yna.co...

 2017-03-26 23:59 

Qatar News Agency

President of Bangladesh Meets Qatar's Ambassador... +

Dhaka, March 26 (QNA) - President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh Mohammed Abdul Hamid met with HE Qatar's Ambassador to Bangladesh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Dehaimi, on the occasion of the independence day of the Republic of Bangladesh.The mee...

 2017-03-26 23:58 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Sunday until 00:00 GMT... +
 2017-03-26 23:58 

Reuters

BRIEF-Shaanxi Kanghui Pharmaceutical issues prospectus for Shanghai IPO... +

Shaanxi Kanghui Pharmaceutical Co Ltd...

 2017-03-26 23:57 

Reuters

[ Business ]

U.S. equity futures at six week low after Trump healthcare setback... +

U.S. equity index futures fell to a six-week low on Sunday in a sign Wall Street would start the week defensively after Republicans pulled legislation to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system in a stunning setback for President Donald Trump....

 2017-03-26 23:56 

Reuters

Larson gets win at Auto Club 400... +

Larson gets win at Auto Club 400FONTANA, Calif. -- After three consecutive runner-up finishes, Kyle Larson claimed his second career NASCAR C...

 2017-03-26 23:56 

Reuters

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - March 27... +

The following are the top stories onthe business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has notverified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....

 2017-03-26 23:47 

Reuters

UPDATE 3-U.S.-backed forces capture IS-held airport near Euphrates dam... +
 2017-03-26 23:47 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin... +

WASHINGTON (AP) Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official said Sunday. The first daughter was invited by German Chancellor Angela Merkel during Merkel's recent...

 2017-03-26 23:47 

Sputnik International

Rideshare Giant Uber Slams Brakes on Driverless Vehicle Project... +

Beleaguered US rideshare company Uber has halted its aggressively touted autonomous vehicle program, following a high-profile car crash in Arizona....

 2017-03-26 23:44 

Reuters

BRIEF-Livehire to raise $12.5m via a placement... +

Livehire Ltd...

 2017-03-26 23:44 

AFP

New arrest over London attack as govt eyes WhatsApp... +

British police investigating a deadly attack on parliament made a new arrest Sunday as officials set their sights on accessing WhatsApp, the heavily-encrypted messaging service that was used by the killer.The global network of Agence France Presse covers ...

 2017-03-26 23:43 

Reuters

BRIEF-Animoca Brands Corp signs publishing agreement... +

Animoca Brands Corp:...

 2017-03-26 23:41 

Sputnik International

At Least Two People Killed in Shooting in Cleveland, US... +

At least two people were killed in a shooting that took place late in Cleveland, Ohio....

 2017-03-26 23:41 

Reuters

BRIEF-BOC Aviation FY net profit after tax was US$418 million... +

Boc Aviation Ltd:...

 2017-03-26 23:40 

Reuters

BRIEF-Toshiba: whether or not Westinghouse files for Chapter 11 is decision for Westinghouse's board... +

Toshiba Corp:...

 2017-03-26 23:40 

Reuters

BRIEF-Top Global Limited requests for trading halt... +

Top Global Limited:...

 2017-03-26 23:40 

Reuters

BRIEF-Mesoblast raises US$40 million... +

Mesoblast Ltd:...

 2017-03-26 23:40 

Yonhap News

Listed firms' rights issues jump 21.4 pct in 2016... +

South Korean listed companies' rights issues soared 21.4 percent in 2016 from a year earlier with firms on the main bourse taking up the lion's share, data showed Monday....

 2017-03-26 23:38 

Reuters

BRIEF-Cre8tek to raise up to $5.5 million... +

Cre8tek Ltd...

 2017-03-26 23:35 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Drake hires Medved from Furman as new coach... +

Drake announced Sunday that it has hired Furman's Niko Medved as its new coach. Medved, the 2017 Southern Conference coach of the year, spent the past four seasons with the Paladins where he led them to the 2017 Southern Conference regular season tit...

 2017-03-26 23:33 

Reuters

Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations: officials... +

President Donald Trump will sign an order on Tuesday aimed at making it easier for companies to produce energy in the United States, administration officials said on Sunday....

 2017-03-26 23:32 

Reuters

UK manufacturers urge PM May to drop threat of no Brexit deal... +

Britain's manufacturers told Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union without a new trade deal, saying they would bear the brunt of trade barriers with the EU....

 2017-03-26 23:26 

Yonhap News

N.K. claims S. Korea's unification ministry should be disbanded... +

North Korea on Monday condemned South Korea's unification ministry for the strained inter-Korean ties and confrontation between the two Koreas, saying that it should be disbanded....

 2017-03-26 23:24 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UK manufacturers urge May to drop threat of no Brexit deal... +

Britain's manufacturers told Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union without a new trade deal, saying they would bear the brunt of trade barriers with the EU....

 2017-03-26 23:23 

Reuters

BRIEF-Singapore O&G Ltd proposes a share split... +

Singapore O&G Ltd:...

 2017-03-26 23:22 

Sputnik International

Russian Opposition Figure Navalny to Face Court Over Unlicensed Rally... +

Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny will face a court hearing in Moscow on March 27 over organization of an unauthorized rally, his lawyer Olga Mikhailova told Sputnik on Sunday....

 2017-03-26 23:18 

Reuters

Japanese manufacturers brace for possible U.S. import tax: Reuters poll... +

Japanese manufacturers are wary of a possible U.S. border tax, with just over half expecting profits to take a hit if the United States slaps a 20 percent levy on imports, a Reuters poll showed on Monday....

 2017-03-26 23:18 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Trooper shoots, seriously injures driver in North Carolina... +

ADVANCE, N.C. (AP) Authorities say a North Carolina state trooper shot and seriously injured a driver who didn't stop when authorities tried to pull him over. Sgt. Michael Baker of the Highway Patrol says in a news release that the shooting occurred ...

 2017-03-26 23:17 

Reuters

Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations -officials... +
 2017-03-26 23:17 

Reuters

Mirotic, Butler, Bulls too strong for Bucks... +

Mirotic, Butler, Bulls too strong for BucksMILWAUKEE -- The Chicago Bulls' up-and-down season flipped again.Fresh off an emba...

 2017-03-26 23:12 

Reuters Canada

Japanese companies plan lower pay hike this year: Reuters poll... +

TOKYO (Reuters) - An overwhelming majority of Japanese companies say they will raise wages at a slower pace than they did last year, a Reuters poll found, stymieing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's attempts...

 2017-03-26 23:12 

Reuters

Japanese companies plan lower pay hike this year: Reuters poll... +

An overwhelming majority of Japanese companies say they will raise wages at a slower pace than they did last year, a Reuters poll found, stymieing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's attempts to boost the sluggish economy through higher wages and consumption....

 2017-03-26 23:09 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Raiders to Las Vegas should happen Monday with little delay... +

PHOENIX (AP) Barring an unforeseen obstacle, the Oakland Raiders seem certain to get approval Monday to relocate to Las Vegas . Several team owners have said this week they don't envision a scenario where Raiders owner Mark Davis doesn't get the ...

 2017-03-26 23:05 

Reuters

[ World ]

Sudan cooperating with Chad and France over kidnapped Frenchman -state news agency... +

Sudan is working with Chadian and French authorities on the case of a French citizen who was kidnapped in Chad and taken into Sudan, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour told state news agency SUNA on Sunday....

 2017-03-26 23:04 

Reuters

BRIEF-Zhejiang Shibao says FY profit RMB63.49 mln,up 18.6 pct... +

Zhejiang Shibao Co Ltd:...

 2017-03-26 23:01 

Reuters

UK manufacturers urge PM May to drop threat of no Brexit deal... +

Britain's manufacturers told Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union without a new trade deal, saying they would bear the brunt of trade barriers with the EU....

 2017-03-26 23:00 

Reuters

Japanese manufacturers brace for possible U.S. import tax - Reuters poll... +

Japanese manufacturers are wary of a possible U.S. border tax, with just over half expecting profits to take a hit if the United States slaps a 20 percent levy on imports, a Reuters poll showed on Monday....

 2017-03-26 23:00 

Reuters

Land of the short white feather: NZ's unlikely bird flu success... +

The deadly bird fluthat's forced mass bird culls and roiled the global egg andpoultry trade has spawned one unlikely success New Zealand, arare source of disease-free birds and supplier for China'svoracious chicken consumption....

 2017-03-26 23:00 

Reuters

RPT-Yingde Gases "accidental win" for minorities fans sparks of activism... +

The messy battle to controlChina's largest producer of industrial gases has turned into aserendipitous victory for minority investors that couldencourage more shareholder activism in Asia....

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