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  • Malaysia probing 80 individuals, companies in 1MDB case

    Date: 2019-10-07 08:38:11 GMT - Malaysia - World - SN:19 - ID:8134029

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (MENA) - Malaysia has begun investigating about 80 individuals and entities for allegedly receiving money from 1MDB (1Malaysia Development Berhad), which is under scrutiny for corruption and money laundering, the country’s ....

  • China to hold int'l digital economy expo

    Date: 2019-10-07 08:07:54 GMT - China - World - SN:12 - ID:8133954

    BEIJING, Oct 7 (MENA) - The second China International Digital Economy Expo will be held from Oct. 11 to 13 in Shijiazhuang, north China's Hebei Province, according to the Chinese news agency Xinhua. The expo, co-sponsored by the Ministry of ....

  • Argentina delays discussing purchase of Russian MiG-29 fighters - Russian official

    Date: 2019-10-07 07:06:13 GMT - Russia - World - SN:7 - ID:8133884

    MOSCOW, Oct 7 (MENA) - Agentina is postponing talks on the possible purchase of Russian MiG-29 fighter aircraft until after the presidential election, scheduled for the end of this month, Anatoly Punchuk, deputy chief of Russia's Federal Service for ....

  • Afghan forces kill, injure 22 Taliban militants in security operations

    Date: 2019-10-07 06:48:48 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:4 - ID:8133907

    KABUL, Oct 7 (MENA) - The Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Ghazni province during which killed or wounded at least 18 Taliban militants, Khaama Press reported. According to a statement released by 203rd Thunder Corps, the Special ....

  • FBI refuses to comment on Russian lawmaker’s detention for questioning

    Date: 2019-10-06 21:17:16 GMT - Russia - World - SN:40 - ID:8133762

    MOSCOW, Oct 6 (MENA) - The United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has refused to comment on the detention for questioning of Inga Yumasheva, a member of Russia’s State Duma lower parliament house, at a New York airport. "We do not ....

  • British PM renews vow to walk out of EU bloc by Oct. 31

    Date: 2019-10-06 19:18:19 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:36 - ID:8133703

    LONDON, Oct 6 (MENA) - British Prime Minister on Sunday renewed his vow to take the country out of the European Union by the Brexit deadline, The New York Times reported. The premier's statement is in an apparent contradiction of a government ....

  • 4 killed, 5 injured in a shooting at Kansas bar

    Date: 2019-10-06 11:07:14 GMT - USA - World - SN:13 - ID:8133118

    WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (MENA) - Four people were killed and five were injured in a shooting at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, early Sunday morning, police said as quoted by CNN. Police received a call about a shooting at the Tequila KC bar at 1:27 a.m. ....

  • 10 injured in blast in India-administered Kashmir

    Date: 2019-10-05 08:58:38 GMT - India - World - SN:16 - ID:8131592

    NEW DELHI, Oct 5 (MENA) - Police say at least 10 people were injured in a grenade blast near a government building in India-administered Kashmir, according to ABC News. A police statement says the blast on Saturday occurred near the office of a ....

  • All Hong Kong rail services to remain suspended after protest violence

    Date: 2019-10-05 06:40:45 GMT - Hong Kong - World - SN:4 - ID:8131447

    VICTORIA, Oct 5 (MENA) - All train services in Hong Kong including the line to the airport were suspended on Saturday after violent clashes between police and protesters saw subway stations vandalized, the city's rail operator MTR said,. "All MTR ....

  • US adds 136,000 jobs in September

    Date: 2019-10-04 17:04:50 GMT - USA - World - SN:43 - ID:8131239

    WASHINGTON, Oct 4 (MENA) - The US economy added fewer new positions than expected last month as companies downshifted their hiring plans amid ongoing uncertainty over whether the US economy is finally succumbing to the downshift in growth happening ....

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