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US woman arrested with baby hidden in bag at Philippines airport

Philippine officials said Jennifer Erin Talbot was able to pass through airport immigration counter on Wednesday without declaring the baby.

06 Sep 2019 12:33 PM

Putin says Russia will make new missiles banned during Cold War

Putin said Moscow had urged US to de-escalate spiralling arms race between the former Cold War foes, but that Washington had not responded.

06 Sep 2019 10:40 AM

'Hope China, US trade problems will be over soon,' says Merkel

Merkel made the remarks at the start of formal talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at Beijing's Great Hall of People during trip to China.

06 Sep 2019 10:34 AM

Hong Kong braces for protests as leader fails to appease activists

In pre-recorded televised address on Wednesday, Lam said extradition bill had been withdrawn, conceding to one of protesters' five demands.

06 Sep 2019 10:24 AM

Rajnath meets S Korean defence counterpart, discuss boosting ties

During the meeting, both sides agreed that there was great potential to further boost defence ties.

06 Sep 2019 8:20 AM

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Kashmir issue does not concern Muslim community: UAE snubs Pak

UAE Foreign Minister also urged that Pakistan and India should resolve the matter through talks between themselves.

05 Sep 2019 9:02 PM

PM Modi concludes 2-day 'productive' Vladivostok visit, leaves for Delhi

Prime Minister Modi had marathon engagements during his stay in the far east city.

05 Sep 2019 7:20 PM

External Affairs Minister Jaishankar holds talks with Indonesian counterpart Marsudi

Jaishankar’s ongoing visit is his first to an ASEAN member state after assuming charge.

05 Sep 2019 6:38 PM

Carrie Lam says, 'Decision to withdraw extradition bill taken by Hong Kong govt not Beijing'

Lam made the statement while responding to a question about Beijing's role in the withdrawal of the controversial bill.

05 Sep 2019 3:13 PM

India, Russia sign 30 MoUs to boost trade and investments

India and Russia signed several agreements on military and technical cooperation, energy and science, LNG and natural gas.

05 Sep 2019 3:08 PM

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USD 1 billion line of credit from India for development of Far East: PM Modi

'In India also we are building a New India on the mantra of sabka saath sabka vikas,' PM Mmodi said at the summit.

05 Sep 2019 1:59 PM

How important is Hong Kong to the rest Of China? An explainer

An intervention by Chinese troops could seriously damage Hong Kong's standing as a stable international financial centre.

05 Sep 2019 1:28 PM

US, China trade negotiators to resume trade talks in Washington in October

The talks, which were originally supposed to take place this month, come after new two-way tariffs were imposed on September 1.

05 Sep 2019 1:16 PM

In meeting with Malaysian premier, Modi raises issue of Zakir Naik's extradition

The 53-year-old is wanted in India for fuelling extremism and a controversial figure who labelled the 9/11 attacks an 'inside job'.

05 Sep 2019 10:20 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam formally withdraws controversial extradition bill

Lam also announced the addition of a former education bureau chief and former judge to the IPCC, according to CNN.

05 Sep 2019 9:08 AM

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'We are against outside influence in internal matters': PM Modi at joint conference in Vladivostok

PM Modi also made it clear that both India and Russia are strongly against outside influence in internal matters of any nation.

04 Sep 2019 3:15 PM

Indian man molests woman at Singapore church, shows middle finger to chasing cops

Rajendran Prakash was drunk when he entered the Church of Our Lady Lourdes.

04 Sep 2019 2:15 PM

'Matter of great respect': Modi thanks Russian prez Putin for invite to economic forum

PM Modi is on 2-day visit to Russia to meet with President Putin, discuss regional and international issues of mutual interest.

04 Sep 2019 1:23 PM

Hong Kong leader to announce withdrawal of controversial extradition bill

It was not immediately clear if the announcement, due later on Wednesday, would help end the unrest.

04 Sep 2019 1:03 PM

PM Modi, Putin spend ‘quality time together’ on ship to Russia’s Far East Region

Modi, first Indian PM to visit Russian Far East Region, will hold summit talks with President Putin and attend Eastern Economic Forum.

04 Sep 2019 12:29 PM

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