Kim arrives in Russia for talks with Putin (2nd Lead)

Moscow |Thursday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrived in Russia's Far Eastern city of Vladivostok on Wednesday, ahead of his first summit with President Vladimir Putin amid stalled nuclear talks with the US.

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Pyongyang replaces top official dealing with Seoul

Seoul |Thursday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

North Korea has ousted Kim Yong-chol as the head of relations with South Korea, said a South Korean government official on Thursday.

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US Navy drafting new guidelines for reporting UFOs

Washington |Thursday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

The US Navy is drafting new guidelines for pilots and other personnel to report encounters with "unidentified aircraft", a significant new step in creating a formal process to collect and analyse the

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Ousted Nissan chief Ghosn granted release on bail

Tokyo |Thursday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

The Tokyo District Court on Thursday granted ousted Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn's release on bail after he was indicted for the fourth time over alleged misuse of company funds.

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India pushes African right to permanent UNSC seat

United Nations |Thursday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

India has stressed Africa's right to representation among the ranks of the permanent members of the UN Security Council in an effort to bring in a sense of urgency to the long-stalled reform process.

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51 people killed in South Africa floods

Johannesburg |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

At least 51 people have died after heavy rains battered South Africa, authorities said on Wednesday.

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Chinese artist writes book using only emoticons

|Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 AM IST

"Book from the Ground" is a book written using only emoticons by Chinese artist Xu Bing that illustrates the ability to create a universal language using graphic symbols, he said Wednesday in Valencia

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Saudi Arabia executes 37 citizens in terror cases

Riyadh |Wednesday, 2019 7:45:05 AM IST

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday executed 37 citizens convicted in terror cases, the Ministry of Interior said.

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France, NZ seek to curb online extremism

Sydney |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday said the country will join forces with France against the use of social media to organise and promote terrorism.

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Indian food and film festival to begin in Saudi

Riyadh |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 AM IST

The Consulate General of India, in association with the Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN), is organising an Indian Food and Film Festival in Jeddah. The two-day event will kick off on Thursday even

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A happy wife secret to longer, healthier life

Amsterdam |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

Is your wife a cheerful person? If yes, then you are more likely to lead a healthier and longer life as compared to those who have less happy partners, reveals a new study.

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Kim Jong-un arrives in Russia to meet Putin (Lead)

Moscow |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrived in Russsia's Far Eastern city of Vladivostok on Wednesday for his first summit with President Vladimir Putin amid stalled nuclear talks with the US.

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