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German jet lands in Kuwait over hoax bomb threat

16 Jan, Kuwait City: A German plane carrying 299 passengers made an emergency landing in Kuwait on Sunday over a hoax bomb threat, authorities...

Japan fails to launch mini-rocket due to communication failure

15 Jan, Tokyo: Japan's space agency on Sunday failed to send a satellite into orbit aboard an experimental mini-rocket due to communication failure. The modified...

Seagate to cut more than 2,000 China jobs: reports

15 Jan, Beijing: US hard-disk drive manufacturer Seagate Technology will lay off more than 2,000 Chinese workers as it shutters a factory in eastern...

China, Russia fear the US is boxing them in

With missiles at their borders and neighbors aligning with an adversary, China and Russia could feel boxed in. But they're in it together, and the...

US hits China with WTO complaint over aluminum

13 Jan, Washington: In its final days, the Obama administration on Thursday filed a trade complaint against China for using "artificially cheap" loans and...

Messi must be handed new deal – Suarez

12 Jan, Barcelona: Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has hit back at comments by the club's CEO that the Catalan giants won't "go crazy" when...

Trump slams leaks alleging compromising info in Russia hands

12 Jan, New York: US President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday furiously denied explosive claims that Russian intelligence has gathered compromising personal and professional information...

Obama says ‘yes we did’ in emotive farewell address

11 Jan, Chicago: Barack Obama addressed America and the world for the last time as US president Tuesday, in a speech that was both...

Obama to make final Air Force One trip to hometown Chicago

10 Jan, Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama will make a final ride on Air Force One to his hometown of Chicago to deliver...

Paris police: 16 arrested over Kardashian West jewelry heist

9 Jan, Paris: Police in Paris say 16 people have been arrested in connection with the October theft of more than $10 million worth...