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ASEAN Defence Ministers begin security talks in Philippines

ASEAN Defence Ministers begin security talks in Philippines

Manila: The ASEAN Defence Ministers began their high-level security dialogue on Monday to discuss security issues, including counter-terrorism, drug trafficking and maritime conflicts, facing the...
PM Modi congratulates Japanese PM for projected election win

PM Modi congratulates Japanese PM for projected election win

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe after a predicted landslide win in Sunday's snap general election. "Heartiest greetings...
2nd World Congress on Marxism to be held in Beijing

2nd World Congress on Marxism to be held in Beijing

Beijing: The 2nd World Congress on Marxism is scheduled to be held in Peking University in Beijing next May, the organiser said on Sunday. The congress,...
WHO removes Robert Mugabe as Goodwill Ambassador

WHO removes Robert Mugabe as Goodwill Ambassador

United Nations: The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Sunday announced that Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's appointment as its Goodwill Ambassador has been cancelled. After days of...
Ineffective IT governance makes NASA vulnerable to security breaches

Ineffective IT governance makes NASA vulnerable to security breaches

Washington: NASA's slow progress in improving its IT governance over the past four years could put the agency at risk of experiencing security breaches, warns...
Five former US Presidents attend hurricane relief concert

Five former US Presidents attend hurricane relief concert

Washington: Five former US Presidents attended a benefit concert in Texas to raise money for hurricane relief efforts, the media reported. Former presidents Jimmy Carter, George...
Trump pledges $430,000 for aides' legal costs over Russia probes

Trump pledges $430,000 for aides’ legal costs over Russia probes

Washington: United States President Donald Trump plans to spend at least $430,000 of his personal funds to help cover the legal costs incurred by his...
UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Egypt

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Egypt

United Nations: The UN Security Council on Saturday condemned "in the strongest terms" Friday's terrorist attack in El-Wahat desert in Egypt, where a large number...