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South Korea, U.S. fire missiles into the sea to protest ‘reckless’ North Korea test

A malfunctioning South Korean ballistic missile blew up as it plowed into the ground Wednesday during a live-fire drill with the United States that...

Deaths in Indonesia Football match stampede climbs to 174

INDONESIA: At least 174 people were killed and dozens injured in a stampede after violence broke out at a football match in Indonesia, Reuters...

More than 129 people killed after stampede at Indonesia football match

JAKARTA - At least 129 people were killed and around 180 injured at a soccer match in Indonesia after a crowd stampede during a...

Russian President Putin proclaims Ukrainian annexation, vows to win war

A defiant Vladimir Putin proclaimed Russia’s annexation of a swathe of Ukraine in a pomp-filled Kremlin ceremony, promising Moscow would triumph in its “special...

Pop Star Shakira to stand trial in tax fraud case

A Spanish Court has ordered Colombian music superstar Shakira to stand trial in a tax fraud case at a date yet to be determined,...

Bank of England seeks to stem bond market turmoil

The Bank of England sought to quell a fire-storm in the British bond market, saying on Wednesday it would buy as much government debt...

Saudi king names crown prince Mohammed bin Salman as Prime Minister

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz named his son and heir Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the kingdom’s prime minister and his second...

British pound plummets to record low against the dollar

Sterling tumbled to a record trough on Monday as traders scampered for the exits on speculation the new government’s economic plan will stretch Britain’s...

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit

North Korea fired a ballistic missile towards the sea off its east coast on Sunday, ahead of planned military drills by South Korean and...

former Pakistan PM Imran Khan apologises in contempt of court case

A court in Pakistan has deferred contempt proceedings against former Prime Minister Imran Khan after he said he was willing to apologise for his...

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