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    • Foreign minister meets Afghan leader in Doha
      CHINESE State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday met with Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the acting deputy prime minister of the Afghan Taliban’s interim government, in the Qatari capital of
    • Japan’s Princess Mako marries commoner, quits royal family
      Japan’s Princess Mako, the emperor’s niece, married her commoner college sweetheart yesterday and left the royal family after a years-long engagement beset by scrutiny that has left the princess with post-traumatic
    • Romanian bison beat near-extinction
      Hoof prints in the mud, tree bark nibbled away: even if the newest residents of Romania’s Carpathian mountain forest shy away from visitors, their traces are there for those who know where to look.
    • Ex-S. Korean president Roh dies, aged 88
      Former South Korean president and general Roh Tae-woo died of natural causes yesterday aged 88, according to reports.
    • Sudan coup as military detains PM, ministers
      Armed forces detained Sudan’s prime minister over his refusal to support their “coup” yesterday, the information ministry said, after weeks of tensions between military and civilian figures who shared
    • Jordan Nike sneakers go for a record
      A pair of sneakers worn by National Basketball Association superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly US$1.5 million on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear,
    • Powerful storm drenches burn-scarred California
      A POWERFUL storm barreled toward Southern California after flooding highways, toppling trees and causing mud flows in areas burned bare by recent fires across the northern part of the US state.
    • 3 Ecuador climbers die in avalanche on volcano
      An avalanche on a snow-capped Ecuadoran volcano, the highest peak in the country, on Sunday killed at least three climbers and left three others missing, officials reported.
    • Gun safety probed in Hollywood accident
      The police investigation into a fatal shooting with a prop gun fired by actor Alec Baldwin on a film set was focusing on the specialist in charge of the weapon and the assistant director who handed it
    • Erdogan gives orders to expel envoys of 10 nations
      Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday told his foreign minister to expel the ambassadors of 10 countries, including Germany and the United States, who had appealed for the release of a jailed
    • Saudi targets ‘net zero’ by 2060
      Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said on Saturday the world’s top oil exporter aims to reach “net zero” emissions of greenhouse gases, mostly produced by burning fossil fuels, by 2060 — 10 years later than
    • Colombia’s top drug lord caught
      Colombia’s most-wanted drug trafficker “Otoniel” has been captured, officials said on Saturday, a major victory for the government of the world’s top cocaine exporter.

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