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  • Europe's voters elect new parliament amid rising nationalism
    on 26/05/2019 at 5:17 pm

    From Germany and France to Cyprus and Estonia, voters from 21 nations went to the polls Sunday in the final day of the European Parliament election that could see major gains by the far-right and nationalist movements that are on rise. The first full results were expected overnight from what was considered the most important European Parliament election in decades. […]

  • Pakistan launches its first ever moon-sighting website
    on 26/05/2019 at 5:03 pm


  • Russia launches world’s largest nuclear-powered icebreaker
    on 26/05/2019 at 4:32 pm

    Ural is one of the three ships that when completed will be the largest and most powerful icebreakers in the world. The 173-metre-long Ural is equipped with two highly efficient and compact RITM-200 nuclear reactors on board, capable of generating up to 350MW combined, allowing the ship to break through ice as thick as three meters. […]

  • Explosions in Nepal's capital leave 3 dead, 8 wounded
    on 26/05/2019 at 4:18 pm

    Three explosions killed 3 people and wounded at least 8 in different parts of Nepal's capital on Sunday, with police suspecting that an outlawed communist group was responsible. The first explosion occurred in northern Kathmandu, killing 2 people and injuring 5, cops said. The second blast was in a house in the central part of city, killing 1 and injuring 1. […]

  • Chinese vice-president arrives in Pak on 3-day official visit
    on 26/05/2019 at 3:04 pm


  • Trump downplays North Korea launches on Japan visit
    on 26/05/2019 at 1:25 pm

    US President Donald Trump on Sunday downplayed recent North Korean missile launches as he teed off a state visit to Japan with a round of golf and a trip to the sumo with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Before his official schedule began, Trump tweeted that North Korea had tested "some small weapons" that had "disturbed some of my people, and others, but not me". […]

  • Thousands in Hong Kong commemorate 1989 Tiananmen protests
    on 26/05/2019 at 1:08 pm

    More than 2,000 people marched in Hong Kong on Sunday to mark 30 years since a pro-democracy protest in Beijing's Tiananmen Square ended in bloodshed. Hundreds, if not thousands, of unarmed protesters and onlookers were killed late on June 3 and in the early hours of June 4 as a result of the martial action. […]

  • 2 dead after tornado roars through Oklahoma town
    on 26/05/2019 at 12:36 pm


  • Israeli president shocked by German skullcap comment
    on 26/05/2019 at 11:06 am


  • Rare albino panda caught on camera in China
    on 26/05/2019 at 10:56 am

    A rare all-white panda has been caught on camera at a nature reserve in southwest China, showing albinism exists among wild pandas in the region, state media reported. The spotless, red-eyed animal was photographed while trekking through the forest mid-April in southwestern Sichuan province, said official news agency Xinhua on Saturday. […]