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  • Pakistan, India foreign secretaries meet in New Delhi

    Date: 2016-04-26 09:57:53 GMT - India - World - SN:27 - ID:4792609

    NEW DELHI, APRIL 26 (MENA) - Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry expressed his reservation over the presence of RAW agents on Pakistan soil, as he met his Indian counterpart Dr S Jaishankar in New Delhi today on the sidelines of the ....

  • Japan fails to win Australian submarine contract: government source

    Date: 2016-04-26 09:55:22 GMT - Australia - World - SN:22 - ID:4792613

    SYDNEY, April 26 (MENA) - Japan has failed to win a multibillion dollar deal to build submarines for the Australian navy, a Japanese government source said Tuesday, according to Kyodo News. An Australian Cabinet member conveyed the country's ....

  • S. Korea seeks to double imports of Iranian oil

    Date: 2016-04-26 09:55:00 GMT - south korea - World - SN:21 - ID:4792617

    SEOUL, April 26 (MENA) - South Korea is pushing to more than double its imports of crude and condensates from Iran as part of efforts to boost its oil trade with the Middle Eastern country, industry sources said Tuesday, according to Yonhap News. ....

  • French rail workers strike causes severe disruptions

    Date: 2016-04-26 09:54:46 GMT - France - World - SN:20 - ID:4792621

    PARIS, April 26 (MENA) - Train passengers in France face severe disruption to their journeys on Tuesday as rail workers carry out an all-day strike over pay and working conditions. The latest walkout by employees of French state-owned rail ....

  • Myanmar military helicopter crashes, 2 pilots rescued

    Date: 2016-04-26 08:24:02 GMT - Myanmar (Burma) - World - SN:14 - ID:4792289

    NAYPYIDAW, April 26 (MENA) - Myanmar's military newspaper says a military helicopter has crashed during a training exercise and both pilots were rescued by fishermen. The army's Myawaddy newspaper reported on its Facebook page that the Bell ....

  • N. Korea readying another mid-range ballistic missile launch: sources

    Date: 2016-04-26 08:23:53 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:4792301

    SEOUL, April 26 (MENA) - North Korea appears to be readying to test-launch another intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) after the country botched its first attempt earlier in the month, government sources said Tuesday, according to Yonhap ....

  • S. Korea, US to discuss space program this week

    Date: 2016-04-26 08:23:43 GMT - south korea - World - SN:12 - ID:4792293

    SEOUL, April 26 (MENA) - South Korea and the United States will have talks this week on boosting their cooperation in space exploration, a government ministry said Tuesday, as South Korea is pushing for a lunar exploration project. The two sides ....

  • Iran, Uruguay share views on international affairs: Zarif

    Date: 2016-04-26 07:23:39 GMT - Iran - World - SN:10 - ID:4792009

    TEHRAN, April 26 (MENA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran and Uruguay share views on regional and international developments and can further increase negotiations on such issues, according to Press TV. “Tehran and ....

  • Bangladesh vows justice in killing of two men

    Date: 2016-04-26 06:37:40 GMT - Bangladesh - World - SN:9 - ID:4792001

    DHAKA, April 26 (MENA) - The Bangladeshi prime minister has vowed to hunt down and prosecute those who fatally stabbed two men, including a rights activist who also worked for the US Agency for International Development, and accused the country's ....

  • Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

    Date: 2016-04-26 06:28:21 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:8 - ID:4791885

    KIEV, April 26 (MENA) - Ukraine has begun commemorations to mark the 30th anniversary of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, the BBC reported Tuesday. Sirens were sounded at the same moment as the first explosion at the reactor, in the early hours ....

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