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A 6.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesian coast
Jakarta, Jan. 23 (BNA): A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake today struck off the coast of Lebak, Banten, said Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG).
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UN Envoy intensifies efforts to resume political process
Sanaa, Jan. 22 (BNA): The Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General for Yemen, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, has concluded a four-day visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he met with Yemeni President Abedrabbu Mansour Hadi and Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulmalik Al-Mekhlafi as well as a number of Yemeni political and government figures.
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Saudi qualifies for international software competition
Riyadh, Jan. 22 (BNA): Saudi inventor Fawzan Abdulaziz Al-Qadeeri has qualified for the International Competition for Software Developers in the world on the system (I.O.S) for the category (wearables) to win the title of the best developer in the world from more than 70 countries.
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Conference reiterates solidarity with Ahwaz people
Brussels, Jan. 21 (BNA): A conference under the motto "Together to Counter Iranian-sponsored Terrorism" has begun in the Belgian capital, with the participation of hundreds of members of the Ahwaz community, residing in the European Union member states, Arab communities, Islamic and foreign political, intellectual and media figures.
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US government goes into shutdown
Washington, Jan. 20 (BNA): The US government has begun a federal shutdown after the Senate failed to agree on a new budget.
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US President signs warrantless internet surveillance programme
Washington, Jan. 20 (BNA): U.S President Donald Trump on Friday signed into law a bill renewing the National Security Agency (NSA)’s warrantless internet surveillance programme.
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Political stability vital for Malaysia’s progress: PM
Kuala Lumpur, Jan. 19 (BNA): Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak said that political stability is a prerequisite for Malaysia's progress.
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North Korea to send advance team for Olympic performance
Seoul, Jan.19 (BNA): North Korea announced that it would send an advance team for a trip by its art troupe to South Korea during the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
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OIC meeting set for Sunday
Riyadh, Jan.18 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Council of foreign Ministers will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday in Jeddah at the request of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to discuss the repercussions of the launching of a ballistic missile by the Houthi militias on Riyadh.
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South Korea, US agree on denuclearisation talks with North Korea
Seoul, Jan. 18 (BNA): Senior diplomats from South Korea and the United States have agreed to work closely to open denuclearization talks with North Korea, the Korean foreign ministry said Thursday.
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