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July 23, 2016 7:01 pm

Cambodia blocking ASEAN consensus on S. China Sea: diplomat

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is meeting in Laos for the first time since the UN-backed tribunal ruled earlier this month that China did not have historic rights to vast..

July 23, 2016 6:40 pm

50 dead and wounded taken to Kabul hospital after blast

"The dead and wounded were taken to Istiqlal hospital near the blast scene," ministry spokesman Mohammad Ismail Kawoosi told AFP. - AFP

July 23, 2016 6:17 pm

Paris police beef up security for Tour de France finale

Cycling’s most famous race will reach its conclusion with a sprint down the Champs-Elysees boulevard in the heart of the French capital. Paris police, on a heightened state of alert following..

July 23, 2016 6:15 pm

Munich shooting had 'obvious link' to Breivik, not IS

"The link is obvious," Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae said at a press conference, describing the gunman as obsessed with mass killings. He added that he researched the theme of rampages,..

July 23, 2016 11:36 am

Security fears loom over Bayreuth opera fest

The curtain goes up just days after an 18-year-old German-Iranian went on a shooting rampage in Munich killing nine people before shooting himself. Only a week earlier, five people were after..

July 23, 2016 11:18 am

AIS customers in Germany can call Thai embassy free of..

In case of emergency, AIS customers can contact the Royal Thai Embassy in Berlin at +4915203519139, +491625207553 and the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Frankfurt at +491751241026, +491717446443..

July 23, 2016 11:08 am

Buddhism still dominant in Myanmar

According to a report, Muslim population constitutes 4.3 per cent with the addition of an estimated 1.09 million Muslims in Rakhine State, compared to 3.9 per cent in the census conducted in 1973..

July 23, 2016 9:54 am

Syrian children turn to Pokemon Go to ask people to save..

Drawing from the game’s goal of seeking out and catching Pokemon, the pictures feature Syrian children holding up placards that read: "I am here, come save me". along with an image of a Pokemon..

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July 23, 2016 8:21 am

Hillary Clinton picks Senator Tim Kaine for running mate:..

"I’m thrilled to announce my running mate, @timkaine, a man who’s devoted his life to fighting for others. -H," the presumptive Democratic nominee tweeted. In a second Twitter message,..

July 23, 2016 8:15 am

'Game of Thrones' blames delayed episodes on winter

The hit fantasy epic has been teasing winter’s arrival since its pilot episode, and with the season six finale entitled "The Winds of Winter," the camera crew has been forced to wait for colder..

July 23, 2016 8:01 am

Munich shooter was German-Iranian, motive 'unclear': police

"The perpetrator was an 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich," police chief Hubertus Andrae told reporters after the massacre that left 10 people dead including the gunman. "The motive or..

July 23, 2016 7:54 am

'Lone' Munich shooter kills nine, commits suicide

The third attack on civilians in Europe in barely a week saw panicked shoppers fleeing the Olympia (OEZ) mall as elite police launched a massive operation to track down what had initially been..