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Rasht, March 30, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Rasht, capital city of northern province of Gilan on Thursday morning on the third leg of his provincial tours in the new Iranian year.
Tehran, March 30, IRNA – Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri met with Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal in Algiers on Wednesday and discussed issues of mutual interest
The Prosecutor’s Office is starting an inspection after the protests at the border. Several signals have been submitted to the Prosecutor General that, on March 24, an attempt has been made at the bor
Jacob Zuma faces a rebellion if he fires Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, with about 12 ministers considering resigning their positions.
Ukraine’s Security Service is still checking whether Pavlo Parshov, the assassin of ex Russian lower parliament deputy Denis Voronenkov, was an agent of Russia’s Federal Security Service (
The celebrated historian placed former Indian PMs Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi before him
The searches at the National Bank of Ukraine on March 29 were related to the activity of its executives, Director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) Artem Sytnyk said. “The
Within the framework of participation in the enlarged summit of the European People’s Party in Malta, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasi
Does the idea of living in a skyscraper strung from an asteroid stuck in a geosynchronous orbit 30,000 miles above Earth’s surface catch your fancy? If so, you might be interested in the plan for suc
''The electoral process was transparent and in compliance with the law; there were no alerts for serious violations that could discredit the electoral process'', said interim Deputy PM Stefan Yanev, F
On March 23, Denis Voronenkov, a former Russian lawmaker facing corruption charges in Moscow who fled to Ukraine and became a critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot twice in the head and killed
Congress emerged as the single largest party with 17 seats
On Twitter this weekend, people joked darkly about the silence from the Trump administration as large protests — and mass arrests — took place across Russia. The amoral, mercantilist nationalism of Tr
Brazilian President Michel Temer since taking office, in May 2016, has faced one crisis after the other, and now the man who rose to power thanks to an impeachment process of D
Luanda - One hundred and sixty-five senior officers of the National Police were trained for five years by the Higher Education Institute of Police and Criminal Sciences (ISCPC) in the specialty of p
Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones says Wales need a voice in Brexit talks
Luanda - The Secretary of State for Institutional Affairs of the Ministry of Territory Administration (MAT), Adăo de Almeida, reported that the electoral registration process had achieved the overall
Our intuitions about how things are, or should be, serve us well in our daily lives. But that’s only because in the macroscopic level of reality that we inhabit, we don’t have to deal with the weirdn
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TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is expected to join Vice President Mike Pence for a bilateral economic dialogue in Tokyo next month, a Japanese government official with direct kn
ABC News' Karen Travers reports on the first daughter's formal role in her father's administration.
(Reuters) - North Carolina Republican lawmakers said late on Wednesday they had reached a deal to repeal the state's controversial law prohibiting transgender people from using restrooms in accordance
H D Kumaraswamy and N Dharam Singh face probe; former CM S M Krishna gets relief
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, the top Republican in Congress, said he does not want President Donald Trump to work with Democrats on new legislation for revam
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission is expected to unveil proposed reforms on Thursday to the $45 billion business data services market just fo
Tory peer and Remain campaigner Lord Heseltine says Britain has no leverage for Brexit negotiations.
The majority of British citizens in Europe live in Spain, where there's mixed feeling about life post-Brexit.
Some lawmakers are looking to the Senate to lead the investigation into Russian meddling in the election.
Measures to end the supremacy of EU law come after the government formally triggered Brexit.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday promised a thorough investigation into any direct links between Russia and Republican Donald Trump
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An advert carried by The Standard (March 28, 2017) by Moi University looking for teaching staff asked applicants to give among other details, those of their age, marital status, qualifications, and ex
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