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N.Korea Test-fires Long-range Cruise Missile Amid Stalled Talks With U.S

SEOUL: North Korea carried out successful tests of a new long-range cruise missile over the weekend, its state media, KCNA, said on Monday, amid a protracted standoff with the United States over denuclearisation. The missiles flew 1,500 km (930 miles) before hitting their targets and falling into the country’s territorial waters during the tests held […]

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US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Says Deeply Concerned About Alleged Torture Of Aid Worker In Saudi Arabia

Nancy Pelosi said the sentencing continues Saudi Arabia’s assault on freedom of expression. (File) Washington: US Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday she was “deeply concerned” about the alleged torture of a Saudi aid worker while in detention in Saudi Arabia. The aid worker, Abdulrahman al-Sadhan, was detained by Saudi […]

Technology

Magnasoft appoints Ravi Shelvankar as chief business officer

Digital geospatial information and services company Magnasoft has appointed Ravi Shelvankar as the chief business officer (CBO) of its hi-tech and automotive team in North America. “We are absolutely delighted to have Ravi in our hi-tech and automotive team. In our newest version, we are largely focusing on new verticals such as utilities and communications, […]

Sports

Cincinnati Bengals’ Ja’Marr Chase puts drops in past with big NFL debut in victory over Minnesota Vikings

CINCINNATI — Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow‘s first words after the team’s victory over the Minnesota Vikings was aimed squarely at the discourse surrounding rookie wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase. “I thought he was dropping everything,” Burrow sarcastically quipped moments after he walked past Chase before speaking with the media for his post-game news conference. Chase, who […]

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Argentines Vote In Congressional Primaries That Are Test Of Peronist Support

BUENOS AIRES:Argentines flocked to the polls on Sunday in congressional primaries that represent an acid test for the center-left Peronist government of President Alberto Fernandez as the COVID-19 pandemic and rising poverty have weakened its popularity. Polling stations shut at 6 p.m. (2100 GMT), although some voters were still casting ballots after long lines during […]