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 2018-08-20 11:14 

Reuters

Russia's Putin, despite sanctions, still hopes for better U.S. ties - Kremlin...

Russian President Vladimir Putin still hopes to pull Moscow's ties with Washington out of a deep crisis, but nobody will go into mourning if this ambition is not reciprocated by the United States, the Kremlin said on Monday....

 2018-08-20 11:14 

Reuters

Zuma influence-peddling inquiry opens; judges seeks more witnesses...

The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influence-peddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward, as public hearings began in a case that could last two years....

 2018-08-20 11:14 

Yonhap News

(Asian Games) S. Korean taekwondo fighter Kim Tae-hun wins gold in men's 58kg...

South Korean taekwondo fighter Kim Tae-hun won a gold medal in the men's 58-kilogram division at the 18th Asian Games on Monday....

 2018-08-20 11:14 

Reuters

China sells diesel to South Africa as refiners seek new export markets...

State-run oil company Sinopec is selling diesel as far afield as South Africa as China's refiners seek homes for their surplus fuel in the latest sign of troubles in the domestic refining business....

 2018-08-20 11:13 

Reuters Africa

Zuma influence-peddling inquiry opens; judges seeks more witnesses...

The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influence-peddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward, as public hearings began in a case that could last two years....

 2018-08-20 11:13 

MehrNews.com

Iran beach volleyball team beats East Timor in Asian games...

TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) The national Iranian men's beach volleyball team A has defeated East Timor national team in the 2018 Asian Games....

 2018-08-20 11:12 

SANA

Two oil wells are back to service in Deir Ezzor with capacity of 500 barrels a day...

Deir Ezzor, SANA Two oil wells have been put back into services in al-Taem field in Deir Ezzor province within the integrated program of action carried out by the government with the aim of restoring the productive sectors and providing the basic services...

 2018-08-20 11:11 

TASS

Russia's shipbuilding program envisages universal amphibious assault ship construction...
 2018-08-20 11:11 

Reuters

China sells diesel to South Africa as refiners seek new export markets...
 2018-08-20 11:10 

AKIpress News Agency

Uzbekistan Airways plane breaks down in Moscow airport...

AKIPRESS.COM - An Uzbekistan Airways plane broke down at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow on August 19 and the flight en route to Tashkent was delayed, reports say.The plane was scheduled to take off at 22:45 Moscow time. The flight was delayed for 13 hou...

 2018-08-20 11:10 

AP

The Latest: Security increased at police stations in Spain...

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on a knife attack in Barcelona (all times local):1:05 p.m.Authorities in Spain have stepped up security at regional police stations after police in Barcelona opened a l......

 2018-08-20 11:10 

AFP

Drugs and late nights: micro-engraver carves out niche...

Using Botox, beta-blockers and the stillness of the night, Graham Short produces miniature engravings like nobody else.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion, contact u...

 2018-08-20 11:09 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Asian Games (volleyball) - Saudi men's team ready to take on Indonesia...

After defeating Kyrgyzstan 3-1 in the Group A Indoor Tennis match at Senayan Bung Karno Stadium here on Monday, the Saudi Arabia men's team is now ready to take on Indonesia."Indonesia is the favorite team in the group ......

 2018-08-20 11:09 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) (Asian Games) S. Korea's Ha Min-ah wins silver in women's taekwondo 53kg...

South Korean taekwondo fighter Ha Min-ah won a silver medal in the women's 53-kilogram division sparring competition at the 18th Asian Games on Monday....

 2018-08-20 11:09 

IANS

Optimistic about Mars Opportunity rover, says NASA...

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) There's reason to be optimistic about Mars Opportunity rover that has been silent since June 10, after getting caught in a massive dust storm on the Red Planet that cut off solar power for the nearly 15-year-old rover, NASA s...

 2018-08-20 11:09 

Reuters Africa

Pope vows no more cover ups in letter to all Catholics on sexual abuse...

Pope Francis, facing simultaneous clergy sexual abuse crises in several countries, on Monday wrote an unprecedented letter to all the world's Catholics asking each of them to help uproot...

 2018-08-20 11:09 

SeeNews.com

Albania sells 8 bln leks (63.7 mln euro) of 1-yr T-bills table...

TIRANA (Albania), August 20 (SeeNews) Albania's finance ministry said on Monday it raised 8 billion leks ($72.7 million/63.7 mil...

 2018-08-20 11:09 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Four people detained after searches in money laundering case...

To access the news of the MOLDPRES State News Agency, contact the Marketing DirectorateTel.(373) 22 23 23 72Fax: (373) 22 23 26 98E-mail: marketing@moldpres.md...

 2018-08-20 11:08 

IANS

Akshay Kumar gets Instagram mememto on 20 mn followers...

Mumbai, Aug 20 : Actor Akshay Kumar, who has become the first male Bollywood Actor (Male) to score 20 million followers on Instagram, received an Instagram memento for the milestone....

 2018-08-20 11:08 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Investors hold on to German debt as Turkey questions linger...

German government bond yields hovered near one-month lows on Monday as investors held on to one of the safest assets in the world given the uncertainty around Turkey's currency crisis and what implications it may have for other emerging markets....

 2018-08-20 11:08 

TASS

Russia, Lebanon interested in developing military-technical cooperation — Lavrov...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov held talks with his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil on August 20...

 2018-08-20 11:08 

Sputnik International

SUV Plows Into Bicycle Riders in Southeast China Killing Two - Police...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Two people were killed after a black SUV deliberately rammed into several electric bicycle riders in the city of Liuzhou in China's southern Guangxi province on Monday morning, according to local police....

 2018-08-20 11:08 

ANSA

Studying Autostrade nationalisation - Salvini...

Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said Monday the government was...

 2018-08-20 11:08 

Sputnik International

UK Halting Support to Opposition in Syria's Rebel-Controlled Areas - Government...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United Kingdom is halting financial support to opposition forces in Syria's rebel-controlled areas due to the low efficiency of such programs, the UK government's spokesperson said on Monday....

 2018-08-20 11:07 

Reuters

Zuma influence-peddling inquiry opens; judges seeks more witnesses...
 2018-08-20 11:07 

AP

Police: Teen stole AR-15 from deputy, dances on Instagram...

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An Instagram video tipped off police looking for an assault rifle that had been stolen from a sheriff's deputy's unmarked car....

 2018-08-20 11:07 

IANS

Techstars accelerator to invest $120,000 each in 10 Indian start-ups...

New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Global entrepreneurial mentoring network Techstars on Monday announced to open its first mentorship-driven accelerator in Bengaluru to nurture Indian start-ups in the emerging technologies....

 2018-08-20 11:07 

Reuters

Italy's Salvini says government will stand up against market attacks...

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Monday the government will stand up any against market attacks or debt downgrades that may come its way....

 2018-08-20 11:07 

IANS

Trudeau to run for re-election in 2019...

Ottawa, Aug 20 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has formally announced his bid to run for re-election in the 2019 legislative polls....

 2018-08-20 11:07 

Bahrain News Agency

Minister receives US delegation...
 2018-08-20 11:06 

AP

Born out of the financial crisis, bull market nears record...

NEW YORK (AP) — The bull market in U.S. stocks is about to become the longest in history....

 2018-08-20 11:05 

Reuters

RPT-BUZZ- U.S. stocks weekly: Checking the compass...

(Repeats from Friday, no changes to text. Updates chart)...

 2018-08-20 11:05 

IANS

There's no harm in being choosy: Vivek Dahiya...

Mumbai, Aug 20 : Actor Vivek Dahiya, known for TV shows like "Ye Hai Mohabbatein" and "Kavach...Kaali Shaktiyon Se", believes there is no harm in being choosy....

 2018-08-20 11:05 

Reuters Canada

T-Mobile runs behind-the-scenes PR push to support Sprint deal...

T-Mobile US Inc is asking smaller wireless operators that piggyback off its network to issue public statements or even write newspaper editorials to help persuade antitrust regulators to approve its proposed $26 billion acquisition of Sprint Corp ....

 2018-08-20 11:04 

ISNA

Exclusive: Iranian FM Zarif says US addicted to sanctions...

Tehran (ISNA) - The United States is addicted to applying sanctions on Iran, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday in an exclusive interview from Tehran....

 2018-08-20 11:04 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) SK E&C to build temporary shelters for Laos dam victims...

South Korean construction firm SK Engineering & Construction Co. said Monday that it plans to complete the construction of temporary shelters by next month in southeastern Laos, which was hit hard by a devastating flood....

 2018-08-20 11:03 

Reuters

UPDATE 3-Iran tells EU to speed up efforts to save nuclear deal...
 2018-08-20 11:03 

Kuwait News Agency

Pilgrims head to Arafah for Hajj's grandest rite...

ARAFAT, Aug 20 (KUNA) -- Pilgrims headed Monday to Mount Arafah in Makkah to perform Hajj's most important and grandest rite. Pilgrims are expected to stay in the area until sunset before heading to Muzdalifa. According to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA)...

 2018-08-20 11:02 

Reuters

Heatwaves, rains may become more severe as weather stalls-study...

Scorching summer heatwaves and downpours are set to become more extreme in the northern hemisphere as global warming makes weather patterns linger longer in the same place, scientists said on Monday....

 2018-08-20 11:02 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness Amir receives cables of congratulations on Eid Al-Adha from top state officials...

KUWAIT, Aug 20 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Monday received a cable of congratulations from His Highness the Crown prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on the advent of Eid Al-Adha. His Highness the ...

 2018-08-20 11:02 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness the Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders of Arab and Muslim nations...

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Monday exchanged cables of congratulations with leaders of Arab and Islamic states on advent of Eid Al-Adha. His Highness the Amir addressed heartfelt greetings to the leaders, hoping for pr...

 2018-08-20 11:01 

Yonhap News

(Asian Games) S. Korea's Ha Min-ah wins silver in women's taekwondo 53kg...

South Korean taekwondo fighter Ha Min-ah won a silver medal in the women's 53-kilogram division sparring competition at the 18th Asian Games on Monday....

 2018-08-20 11:01 

SeeNews.com

Croatia's Hrvatski Telekom increases own shareholding...

ZAGREB (Croatia), August 20 (SeeNews) - Croatia's biggest telecommunications operator, Hrvatski Telekom [ZSE:HT-R-A], held 294,703 of its own shares as...

 2018-08-20 11:00 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Asian Games (hockey) : S Korea beats Hong Kong 11-0...

South Korea defeated Hong Kong in the elimination match of pool A men's hockey with a landslide score of 11-0 at the Gelora Bung Karno Complex Hoki Square here on Monday.In the 4 x 15 match, the South Korean team dominated ......

 2018-08-20 11:00 

BloombergQuint

No, Quarterly Reports Haven't Crippled Long-Term Thinking...

No, Quarterly Reports Haven't Crippled Long-Term Thinking...

 2018-08-20 11:00 

Reuters

FEATURE -Cuban farmers shrug off promise of private ownership...

By Chris Arsenault...

 2018-08-20 11:00 

Reuters

T-Mobile runs behind-the-scenes PR push to support Sprint deal...
 2018-08-20 11:00 

Reuters

U.S. firms warn next China tariffs to cost Americans from cradle to grave...

A broad cross-section of U.S. businesses has a message for the Trump administration: new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports will force Americans to pay more for items they use throughout their daily lives, from cradles to coffins....

 2018-08-20 10:59 

ANA-MPA

The Greek government has achieved a great success, Vitsas says...

"These days are very important because the Greek government has achieved a great success,"......

 2018-08-20 10:59 

Reuters

Police treating attempted assault in Catalonia as terrorist attack...

Spanish police said on Monday they were treating as a terrorist attack an attempted assault on a police station near Barcelona by a man armed with a large knife who was then shot dead....

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