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Pakistan to deploy troops in Saudi Arabia: army

ISLAMABAD, Feb 16, 2018 (BSS/XINHUA) - Pakistan has decided to deploy troops in Saudi Arabia for "training and advise mission," the military said late Thursday.

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5.2-magnitude quake hits 20km SW of Adak, Alaska: USGS

BEIJING, Feb 16, 2018 (BSS/XINHUA) - An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted 20km SW of Adak, Alaska at 00:00:15 GMT on Thursday(local time), the U.S. Geo...More...

US wants UN action over report on Iranian missiles to Yemen

UNITED NATIONS, United States, Feb 16, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - US Ambassador Nikki Haley said Thursday that it was "time for the Security Council to act" following the release o...More...

Ex-Oxfam official denies organising orgies as Haiti opens probe

BRUSSELS, Feb 16, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - A former Oxfam country director at the centre of sexual misconduct allegations embroiling the London-based charity has denied organisin...More...

Lithuania celebrates 100 years since WWI independence

VILNIUS, Feb 16, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - European leaders gather in Vilnius on Friday to celebrate 100 years since Lithuania regained independence after World War I, but amid fl...More...

S.Africa's new president vows to tackle state corruption

CAPE TOWN, Feb 15, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Cyril Ramaphosa, a former anti-apartheid activist turned businessman, was named South Africa's president Thursday and immediately vow...More...