Modi arrives in Bahrain, received by Prince Khalifa

Manama |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Bahrain on the third leg of his overseas visit and was received by his Bahraini counterpart Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa.

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PM to Indians in Bahrain: will achieve $5 tn economy goal

Manama |Sunday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Prime MInister Narendra Modi on Saturday appealed to the Indian community in Bahrain to motivate the Bahraini people to visit India to witness its rich cultural heritage, stressing that India has deci

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Tiff over French tech tax may climax at G7

Paris |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Hours before the United States President Donald Trump landed in Biarritz, the buzz was that the weekend would see the outbreak of a new trade war unleashed by Trump. This time with France and indeed t

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PM Modi in Bahrain, 3 MoUs signed

Manama |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

India and Bahrain on Saturday expressed their commitment to give a fillip to the entire spectrum of bilateral relations during talks between visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bahrai

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Beijing opposes US tariff hikes on Chinese imports

Beijing |Sunday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

China is firmly opposed to the US announcement that it will further raise the tariffs on about $550 billion of Chinese imports, said the country's Commerce Ministry here on Saturday.

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WWII air bomb destroyed in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

A World War II air bomb weighing 226 kg was successfully destroyed on Saturday in an uninhabited area in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), the media reported.

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G7 to tackle Amazon fires, Brexit, rising trade tensions

Biarritz (France) |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

As leaders arrived to the quaint seaside town of Biarritz for the annual G7 summit, high on the agenda was the need to rally the international community to tackle wildfires in the Amazon, resolutions

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British Airways strike causes flight cancellations

London |Saturday, 2019 9:45:06 PM IST

The British Airways strike next month is to cause at least five consecutive days of flight cancellations, the airlines said on Saturday.

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HK police fire tear gas at protesters in fresh clashes

Hong Kong |Saturday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

The riot police fired tear gas and baton-charged protesters in Hong Kong on Saturday as a tense standoff turned violent in the 12th week of anti-government protests with Beijing accusing the US forces

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China releases British consulate worker

Hong Kong |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

A worker at the UK consulate in Hong Kong has been released by China after being held at the border, a statement on his Facebook page said on Saturday.

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Indo-Brit killed in Thai hotel fight

London |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

An Indian-origin Briton died in a fight at a Thai hotel after telling another guest to keep the noise down as his wife and son tried to sleep, his family has said.

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Guterres hopes negotiations for humanitarian access to Kashmir goes forward

United Nations |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres hopes that under the current situation in Kashmir, negotiations by UN human rights officials for access to the area "can move forward", according to his Associate

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