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LONDON, Feb. 15 — About 500,000 Chinese and Britons gathered at the center of London on Sunday, taking part in one of the largest Chinese New Year celebrations outside Asia.
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December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kremlin says it supports coalition with West to fight terrorism
MOSCOW, Dec. 8 — The Kremlin on Monday showed its support to form a united international coalition with coordinated efforts, saying it is the only effective way to fight global terrorism.
November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Feature: World's first telegram to catch notorious killer to be sold at auction
LONDON, Nov. 12 — More than a century ago wireless telegraphy was the forerunner of today's e-mail as a means of global communication.
October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on EU issued 2.3 M first residence permits in 2014: official data
BRUSSELS, Oct. 20 — European Union member states issued 2.3 million first residence permits to non-EU citizens in 2014, official data showed on Tuesday.
September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Boeing 777 plane catches fire on Las Vegas runway
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 9 — A British Airways plane caught fire during takeoff on a runway in Las Vegas on Tuesday afternoon, said local aviation authority.
September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on India's gold, silver ease on global cues, fall in demand
NEW DELHI, Sept. 8 — Amid weak global cues and slackened demand from jewelers and retailers, gold prices drifted by Rs 140 to Rs 26,700 per ten gram at the bullion market on Tuesday.
(News Feature) UKs Globe Theatre brings Hamlet to Manila as it marks 125th show in two-year world tour
August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on (News Feature) UKs Globe Theatre brings Hamlet to Manila as it marks 125th show in two-year world tour
By Azer N. Parrocha
MANILA, Aug. 24 (PNA) — The long wait of Filipino playgoers to see a Shakespeares Globe Theatre production ended on Sunday (Aug. 23) as the London theater company staged Globe to Globe: Hamlet at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Little Theater in Pasay City.
July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Van Persie lands on Istanbul
ANKARA, June 13 — Fenerbahce fans have shown up in vast numbers to welcome the Dutch forward Robin van Persie who arrived in Istanbul on Sunday night to sign with the Turkish club.
June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Italy remains one of Russias major partners Putin
MILAN, June 10 — Russia and Italy are the most important partners that respect the interests of each other, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the opening ceremony of the Russian Day at Expo-2015 universal exhibition in Milan on Wednesday.