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Myanmar Army Chief Says No Right To Interfere As Un Weighs Rohingya Crisis

YANGON – Myanmar’s army chief on Monday warned against foreign interference as world leaders gather at the United Nations to find ways to hold the...

New Maldives President A Reformer Who Must Hold Together Diverse Coalition

MALE – Veteran Maldives lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih overcame the detention and exile of key opposition figures to win a weekend presidential poll and unseat...

Gavrilova Beats Ostapenko To Reach Wuhan Second Round

– Australia’s Daria Gavrilova produced an inspired performance to defeat 10th seed Jelena Ostapenko 6-2 6-4 in the opening round of the Wuhan Open on Monday....

Facebook Names Indian Streaming Service Hotstars Ceo As Its India Head

MUMBAI – Facebook Inc has named Ajit Mohan into the newly created role of managing director of its Indian operations, the social media giant said on Monday. Mohan,...

Iran Says Oil To Rise As Saudi Russia Do Little And Late

LONDONLONDON – Saudi Arabia and Russia won’t add significantly more oil to the market because of a lack of capacity, a top Iranian official said on Monday,...

Head Of Irans National Security Council Calls For Dialogue With Neighbors After Parade Attack

LONDON – The head of Iran’s National Security Council said the country needed constructive dialogue to avoid tensions with neighboring countries after an...

Britain Concerned By Hong Kongs Decision To Ban Pro-independence Party

LONDON – Britain’s foreign ministry said on Monday that it was concerned by the decision by Hong Kong to ban a group promoting independence from China, the...

Russia To Give Syria S-300 Air Defense After Accusations Against Israel

MOSCOWMOSCOW – Russia announced on Monday it will supply an S-300 surface-to-air missile system to Syria in two weeks against strong Israeli objections, a week...

European Markets Dip As Trade War Pessimism Weighs Again

LONDONLONDON – European stock markets traded in negative territory on Monday as fears of an escalating trade row between the United States and China spread from...

India Says Will Not Scrap French Jet Deal Opposition Demands Inquiry

NEW DELHINEW DELHI – India has vowed to stand firm on a multi-billion dollar deal to buy warplanes from France’s Dassault Aviation, as the opposition...