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3 hrs ago | My Edmonds
J ust one spot remains for the trip to China, open to all but sponsored by the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce Oct. 11-20, 2014.
7 hrs ago | The Daily Star
File - Dr. Ghassan Abu-Sittah, right, cares for a young boy from the Yarmouk camp in this Nov. 1, 2013.
12 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
THE LONG wait for justice is continuing for the parents of Keighley teacher Adam Pickles who was put in a coma after being hit with an iron bar in Thailand.
13 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
Muslim visitors to Japan are expected to reach one million a year by 2020, triple the 2013 level, after Tokyo eased visa requirements, a specialist travel firm said Friday .
14 hrs ago | Suria
Well-wishers on Friday had raised nearly $100,000 for a baby reportedly left with his surrogate Thai mother after his Australian parents discovered he had Down's Syndrome and returned home with his healthy twin sister.
16 hrs ago | The Independent
On 20 August, Sri Lanka gets a new hotel in the form of Cape Weligama. Located on the south coast, close to Galle, it will feature 40 private villas, with views of the Indian Ocean and a crescent-shaped infinity pool.
Massive traffic jams disrupted the morning rush-hour at the Malaysia-Singapore border on Friday as Malaysian bus drivers staged a wildcat strike to protest a sharp increase in toll charges to enter the city-state.
The history of the arrival of Muslims dates back to 500 years ago when the Kashmiri traders traveling via Kathmandu to Tibet were asked to settle here.
The 32 original buildings that now house the all-suite Amantaka once formed Luang Prabang's old provincial hospital, whose first phase is estimated to have been constructed between 1901 and 1910.
After four years of refurbishment work costing 430 million euros, the Peninsula Paris hotel opens its doors on Friday, promising prince-like treatment to well-heeled visitors to the French capital.
New Delhi : Controversial writer Taslima Nasreen, who is living in exile since 1994, has been refused a one-year visa by the government and instead given permission to stay in India for two months.
Gammy, a six-month-old baby abandoned by his Australian parents, could die because his impoverished Thai surrogate mother cannot pay for medical treatment for his congenital heart condition.
China's foreign ministry accused Canada on Thursday of making irresponsible accusations lacking any credible evidence after Canada singled out Chinese hackers for attacking a key computer network and lodged a protest with Beijing.
The citizens of Turkey, living and temporarily residing in Azerbaijan, will be able to vote in the Turkish presidential election on August 3 at the country's embassy.
A Malaysia Airlines plane was forced to abort a take-off after learning that it was on a collision course with an incoming airliner.
Travel Weekly contributor Nadine Godwin recently participated in a tour hosted by the Korea Tourism Organization with support from the Cultural Corps of Korean Buddhism.
College professors spend their summers in a variety of ways. Some may teach. Others may do research.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:45 pm
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