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Guards Massacred 83 Tigrayan Prisoners at Camp in Southern Ethiopia

A published report says Ethiopian guards and villagers massacred 83 Tigrayan prisoners at a camp in southern Ethiopia last November ...


World Bank: Indian migrant workers from Singapore, other countries send home record USD100 billion in 2022

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, December 5 (ANI): A World Bank report published last week revealed that remittance flows to India ...


UAE stands in solidarity with Philippines and offers condolences to flood and landslides victims

ABU DHABI, 30th October, 2022 (WAM) - The UAE has expressed its sincere condolences and solidarity with the Republic of ...


Philippines logs 1,037 new COVID-19 cases, 24 more deaths

MANILA, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines reported 1,037 new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed ...


Philippines' debt rises by 0.92 pct at end-October

MANILA, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines' debt reached 13.64 trillion pesos (roughly 245.7 billion U.S. dollars) at the end ...


Philippines unemployment rate falls back to pre-pandemic level in October

MANILA, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The number of unemployed Filipinos fell to 2.24 million in October, seeing its unemployment rate ...


Philippine's manufacturing output sustains growth in October

MANILA, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The performance of manufacturing production in the Philippines sustained its growth in October, the Philippine ...


Roundup: Foreign leaders, scholars mourn former Chinese leader Jiang

BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Over the past few days, many foreign leaders, as well as those from academic and ...


Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Dec. 6

BANGKOK -- An explosion at a railway in Thailand's southern Songkhla province killed at least three people and injured four ...


Philippines logs 883 new COVID-19 cases, 20 more deaths

MANILA, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines reported 883 new COVID-19 infections on Tuesday, bringing the number of confirmed cases ...


World Bank hikes Philippines' 2022 GDP forecast to 7.2 pct

MANILA, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Driven by the release of pent-up demand from consumers, the Philippines' economy is projected to ...


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'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...

After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

Sheriff: Vandals cut power across North Carolina county

MOORE COUNTY, North Carolina: Local authorities said that two power substations in Moore County, North Carolina, were damaged by gunfire, ...

Japan announces increase of up to 43 trillion yen in defense spending

TOKYO, Japan: Beginning in April, Japan will allocate 40 trillion to 43 trillion yen ($295 billion-$318 billion) over five years ...

US Air Force unveils new B-21 bomber, plans to order 500

PALMDALE, California: Northrop Grumman has unveiled its new B-21 "Raider" jet, the first in a new fleet of long-range stealth ...

Bahrain's foreign minister praises Benjamin Netanyahu

King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa greets Israeli President Isaac Herzog in the Manama capital of Bahrain on ...

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UAE Space Agency signs MoU with Philippine Space Agency to promote knowledge and science exchange and cooperation

ABU DHABI, 5th December, 2022 (WAM) - The UAE Space Agency has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the ...

World Bank: Indian migrant workers from Singapore, other countries send home record USD100 billion in 2022

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, December 5 (ANI): A World Bank report published last week revealed that remittance flows to India ...

FIFA WC: Mbappe's brace helps France trounce Poland 3-1 to reach QFs

Al Thumama [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): Defending champions France stormed into the quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup as star ...

UAE stands in solidarity with Philippines and offers condolences to flood and landslides victims

ABU DHABI, 30th October, 2022 (WAM) - The UAE has expressed its sincere condolences and solidarity with the Republic of ...

Philippines logs 1,037 new COVID-19 cases, 24 more deaths

MANILA, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines reported 1,037 new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed ...

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Change comes to US auto union as reformers win elections

DETROIT, Michigan: In an election triggered by a federal bribery and embezzlement scandal involving former United Auto Workers (UAW) union ...


U.S. stocks take breather, Nasdaq Composite slips 56 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. and around the world fell on Wednesday although losses were mostly ...


Hearing aids now sold without prescriptions in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hearing aids can now be sold without prescriptions from a doctor in the U.S., making it easier and ...


Musk confirms that apple to resume advertising on Twitter

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com is planning to resume advertising on Twitter, pending some security tweaks to the company's ads platform, purchasing ...


Mexico, US plan joint strategy to lure businesses back to N. America

WASHINGTON D.C.: Mexico's government announced that Mexican Economy Minister Raquel Buenrostro and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo will draft ...


U.S. stocks trim losses towards close but Nasdaq Composite still loses 2%

NEW YORK, New York - Investors continued to bail out of U.S. stocks on Tuesday as mounting layoffs continued.Morgan Stanley ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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