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  • Japan PM Abe to visit Germany in March for talks with Merkel

    Date: 2017-02-14 08:39:13 GMT - Japan - World - SN:12 - ID:6519257

    TOKYO, Feb 14 (MENA) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, fresh from meetings and golfing with U.S. President Donald Trump, said Tuesday he plans to visit Germany in March to discuss U.S. foreign policy with Chancellor Angela Merkel, according to ....

  • US condemns Lahore terrorist attack

    Date: 2017-02-14 07:25:49 GMT - USA - World - SN:9 - ID:6519061

    WASHINGTON, Feb 14 (MENA) - US strongly condemned terrorist attack in Lahore on Monday that left 13 people dead and more than 95 others injured, ABC news reported Tuesday. "We condemn this act of violence, whatever its source. Our thoughts and ....

  • Trump's security advisor Michael Flynn quits

    Date: 2017-02-14 06:52:22 GMT - USA - World - SN:6 - ID:6518989

    WASHINGTON, Feb 14 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump's embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn has resigned following reports he had misled Vice President Mike Pence and other officials about his contacts with Russia, Sky news reported ....

  • 26 killed, injured as commuter bus overturns in Karachi

    Date: 2017-02-14 06:52:08 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:5 - ID:6518993

    ISLAMABAD, Feb 14 (MENA) - At least six people were killed and 20 others injured as a commuter bus overturned on Karachi's National Highway, Geo news reported Tuesday. The injured have been transferred to hospital, rescue officials ....

  • Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump discuss US-Canada trade

    Date: 2017-02-13 22:39:19 GMT - USA - World - SN:92 - ID:6518397

    WASHINGTON, Feb 13 (MENA) - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada met for the first time Monday with President Trump, attempting to bridge gaps in style and strategy between the two leaders, The New York Times reported. Few issues are as high ....

  • Senior police officers among 13 killed as suicide bomber strikes Pakistan's Lahore

    Date: 2017-02-13 22:27:40 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:91 - ID:6518285

    ISLAMABAD, Feb 13 (MENA)- At least 13 people were killed and 85 injured when a suicide bomber struck Monday evening outside the Punjab Assembly in Pakistan's Lahore during a protest, the local Dawn reported. Inspector General of Punjab Police ....

  • Egypt hits highest tourist bookings in 2017: German tourist website

    Date: 2017-02-13 22:08:20 GMT - Germany - World - SN:90 - ID:6518425

    BERLIN, Feb 13 (MENA) – The German tourist website (Check 24) on Monday said that Egypt has ranked first in terms of tourist bookings in 2017. According to the website, the number of tourists who booked their trips to Egypt in the first six ....

  • Berdymukhamedov wins new 7-year term with nearly 98% of vote

    Date: 2017-02-13 08:00:02 GMT - Turkmenistan - World - SN:15 - ID:6512205

    ASHGABAT, Feb 13 (MENA) - Turkmenistan's reigning strongman Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov bagged a new seven-year term with nearly 98 per cent of a weakly contested vote, electoral officials said Monday, following a preliminary count, NDTV ....

  • Mexico protesters march against Trump's immigration policies

    Date: 2017-02-13 06:54:31 GMT - Mexico - World - SN:12 - ID:6511785

    MEXICO CITY, Feb 13 (MENA) - Tens of thousands of people in Mexico have taken to the streets to protest against Donald Trump's immigration policies and plan for a border wall, the BBC reported. Demonstrators in more than a dozen Mexican cities, ....

  • Rights group says Pakistan forcing Afghan refugees home

    Date: 2017-02-13 06:42:51 GMT - USA - World - SN:10 - ID:6511893

    NEW YORK, Feb 13 (MENA) - In a scathing indictment of Pakistan's treatment of Afghan refugees, a human rights group charged Monday that the country is forcing hundreds of thousands of Afghan refugees back to their homeland, which is still beset by ....

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