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 2018-07-15 07:10 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Twitter Suspends Accounts Linked To 12 Indicted Russian Intelligence Officers...

Twitter has suspended two accounts linked to 12 Russian spies indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election....

 2018-07-15 07:09 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

World War II boat rescued from watery resting place in Darwin Harbour...

An old Navy boat that ferried World War II forces behind enemy lines has finally been pulled out of Darwin Harbour, after several failed attempts....

 2018-07-15 07:07 

The Times of India

North Korea, US hold talks on war dead repatriation...

Returning the remains of the US soldiers who perished during the 1950-53 conflict was part of a deal signed by the North's leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump during their landmark summit last month....

 2018-07-15 07:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

Thailand's rescued cave boys won't see World Cup final live...

The timing is offside as doctors want the boys who are recovering in hospital to get as much rest as they can....

 2018-07-15 07:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

Gallery: The best photos from around the world...

The best photos from the international wire agencies as chosen by our picture editors...

 2018-07-15 06:58 

Washington Post

Egypt's young Nubians revive dream of return to homeland...

Siham Othman was born decades after her grandparents were forced to evacuate from their homes on the banks of the Nile River along with tens of thousands of their fellow Nubians. But she has a lifelong bond with her ancestral homeland....

 2018-07-15 06:52 

Reuters Africa

Thailand's rescued cave boys won't see World Cup final live - hospital...

Twelve boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded Thai cave will watch a recording of the World Cup final which takes place on Sunday, not the live broadcast, an official at the hospital they are staying in said....

 2018-07-15 06:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Russian women push back at shaming over World Cup dating...

Hundreds of thousands of foreign men have flooded into Russia for the monthlong World Cup, setting off a fierce debate in the host nation about the roles and rights of women....

 2018-07-15 06:50 

AP

Russian women push back at shaming over World Cup dating...

MOSCOW (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of foreign men have flooded into Russia for the monthlong World Cup, setting off a fierce debate in the host nation about the roles and rights of women....

 2018-07-15 06:46 

Washington Post

Two communities show Nubians' past, a version of the future...

With a mix of nostalgia and sorrow, Egypt's Nubians look back at their lives in ancestral lands in southern Egypt as a peaceful era tied intimately to the Nile River....

 2018-07-15 06:43 

AP

Two communities show Nubians' past, a version of the future...

WADI KARKAR, Egypt (AP) — With a mix of nostalgia and sorrow, Egypt's Nubians look back at their lives in ancestral lands in southern Egypt as a peaceful era tied intimately to the Nile River....

 2018-07-15 06:43 

Washington Post

Maoist rebels ambush soldiers in east India; 2 killed...

Police say Maoist rebels in eastern India ambushed a unit of government forces, leaving two soldiers dead and another wounded....

 2018-07-15 06:30 

Fox News

[ World ]

US, North Korea hold talks at DMZ about return of Korean War veterans' remains...

A team of U.S. and North Korean officials met at the DMZ on Sunday to discuss the repatriation of American service members' remains from the Korean War, a U.S. official told Fox News....

 2018-07-15 06:18 

Reuters Africa

Explosion in a building in Gaza, two dead, one wounded - health officials...

Two Palestinians were killed and one was wounded in an explosion on Sunday in a building in Gaza, health officials said....

 2018-07-15 06:18 

Washington Post

Young Nubians revive dream of returning to land in Egypt...

The world of their parents and grandparents was turned upside down more than 50 years ago when they were evacuated from villages along the Nile River to make way for the High Dam. Now a younger generation has revived the long-dormant cause of Egypt's ...

 2018-07-15 06:18 

Sydney Morning Herald

Haiti's prime minister resigns amid fuel price hike fallout...

The prime minister's abrupt resignation came ahead of a vote on a motion of censure him over the deadly riots....

 2018-07-15 06:15 

Euronews

Climate Update: The crazy month of June...

June - a month of weather contrasts...

 2018-07-15 06:15 

AP

Young Nubians revive dream of returning to land in Egypt...

ASWAN, Egypt (AP) — The world of their parents and grandparents was turned upside down more than 50 years ago when they were evacuated from villages along the Nile River to make way for the High Da......

 2018-07-15 06:03 

Sydney Morning Herald

For Trump, it's always personal...

Personal relationships between leaders can be important in foreign relations. Trump seems to believe those relations are almost purely about personal chemistry...

 2018-07-15 06:01 

News24

Israel exchanges intense fire with Hamas militants in Gaza...

The Israeli military has launched its widest airstrike campaign in Gaza since the 2014 war, as Hamas militants fired dozens of rockets into Israel....

 2018-07-15 06:01 

Reuters Africa

Syrian forces seize village in SW, widening offensive-monitor...

Syrian government forces seized a village in Quneitra province on Sunday, their first advance against insurgents in the region adjoining the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights since launching a major offensive in the southwest, a war monitor reported....

 2018-07-15 05:52 

Sydney Morning Herald

Major chain in Canada pulls Ivanka Trump's clothing...

Increasing numbers of Canadians are boycotting American products to protest against Donald Trump's trade war....

 2018-07-15 05:47 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Cease-fire holds after day of intense Israel-Hamas fighting...

Israeli military lifts restrictions along Gaza border, indicating it's accepted Egypt-mediated cease-fire....

 2018-07-15 05:42 

AP

Cease-fire holds after day of intense Israel-Hamas fighting...

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military has lifted its restrictions along the Gaza border area, indicating it's accepted an Egypt-mediated cease-fire to end an intense, 24-hour round of fighting with......

 2018-07-15 05:29 

DEBKAfile

Four rockets fired from Gaza after unilateral Hamas-Jihad truce...

After declaring a ceasefire Saturday night, the Palestinian Hamas and Islamic Jihad in Gaza fired another four rockets into Israel, The post Four rockets fired from Gaza after unilateral Hamas-Jihad truce appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-07-15 05:25 

Washington Post

The Latest: Hamas says it agrees to ceasefire in Gaza...

The Latest on the Israel-Palestinian conflict (all times local):...

 2018-07-15 05:09 

Deutsche Welle

Game draws attention to India's trafficked girls...

Leena Kejriwal uses art and gaming to share stories of human trafficking and encourage players to take action in the real world. Thousands of girls are forced into the sex trade in India each year....

 2018-07-15 05:03 

Sydney Morning Herald

Thailand cave diver dismisses Elon Musk's mini sub offer as a stunt...

The British diver, who was part of the rescue mission, said the billionaire could 'stick his submarine where it hurts'....

 2018-07-15 04:59 

Reuters Africa

U.S., North Korea meet to discuss remains of soldiers from Korean War - Yonhap...

U.S. and North Korean officials met on the inter-Korean border on Sunday to discuss the return of remains of U.S. soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War, South Korea's Yonhap news agency said....

 2018-07-15 04:37 

dpa

England happy with fourth as limit reached at World Cup...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-07-15 04:22 

Washington Post

North Korean table tennis players arrive in South Korea...

North Korean table tennis players arrived in South Korea on Sunday to compete in an international tournament amid an atmosphere of detente between the rivals....

 2018-07-15 04:19 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Obama to lead Mandela celebrations...

South Africa celebrates the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth this week....

 2018-07-15 04:16 

Washington Post

Summit fever: Trump reaches for big moment with Putin...

A face-to-face sitdown with a long-feared foe. Endless media hype. Huge ratings....

 2018-07-15 04:04 

The Times of India

Obama to lead celebrations 100 years after Mandela's birth...

South Africa celebrates the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth this week with a flagship speech by former US president Barack Obama and an outpouring of memories and tributes to the late anti-apartheid leader....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Maurizio Sarri appointed head coach of Chelsea...

Maurizio Sarri has been named new head coach of Chelsea on a three-year contract, the Premier Club announced on Saturday....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Germany's Kerber beats Serena to win Wimbledon women's title...

No. 11 seed Angelique Kerber of Germany defeated seven-time champion Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3 to win the Wimbledon women's title on Saturday....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

China starts 50th ocean research expedition...

Chinese oceanographic research ship Xiangyanghong 03 departed for the country's 50th ocean research expedition Saturday in the western and eastern Pacific Ocean....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Death toll in Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters rises to 56...

The death toll from Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters since the beginning of monsoon season has risen to 56, the Ministry of Home Affairs confirmed on Saturday....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Eritrean leader arrives in Ethiopia for historic visit...

Eritrean Leader Isaias Afwerki arrived in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa for a three-day state visit on Saturday amid tight security, the first visit by the Eritrean leader to Ethiopia in more than 20 years....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

China's central bank regulates forced cashless payment...

China's central bank is taking measures to ban business practices of refusing or discriminating against cash payments to deal with over-hype of a cashless society....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Chinese-American writer inspired by true story of 'Flying Tiger'...

"World War Two... China... One cousin's courage, another's determination to help a wounded American pilot." Chinese-American writer Iris Yang's heartwrenching story is now a hot sale in the United States....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Tension between Israel, Gaza militants flares up...

Tension between Israel and Hamas-led military groups in the Gaza Strip escalated on Saturday and may lead to a large-scale confrontation as the two sides have been exchanging fire since Friday night....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Putin, Erdogan discuss joint steps on Syria: Kremlin...

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed joint steps on the settlement of the Syrian crisis over the phone, the Kremlin said Saturday....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Prehistoric rock painting discovered in N. China...

Archaeologists have discovered a 7,000-year-old rock painting of a face without an outline in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

13 companies debut on China's 'new third board'...

China's National Equities Exchange and Quotations, also known as the "new third board," saw the debut of 13 new small and medium-sized enterprises last week....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Malta, Huawei sign 5G infrastructure agreement...

Malta and Chinese technology giant Huawei signed a memorandum of understand (MOU) on Saturday that will improve Malta businesses via 5G, especially digital infrastructure for smart cities....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Heavy rain strands 9,000 air passengers in Chengdu...

About 9,000 passengers were stranded Saturday due to heavy rain in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, authorities said....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Deschamps: Mbappe not given 'special status' in France team...

France coach Didier Deschamps says that teenage forward Kylian Mbappe does not receive any special treatment in the team despite his status as an emerging superstar....

 2018-07-15 04:00 

China.org.cn

Overseas hunt for corrupt fugitives picks up pace...

China has secured the return of three of its most-wanted fugitives listed on an Interpol Red Notice within a month, amid reinforced efforts to hunt down corrupt fugitives overseas....

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