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Cold snap grips Korea

Yonhap via The Korea Herald/Asia News Network SEOUL — The season’s strongest cold wave hit South Korea on Tuesday, New Year’s Eve, with temperatures in many parts of the country dropping below minus 10 degrees Celsius. Cold wave alerts or advisories were issued for most parts of the country as of 7 a.m., except for the […]

7 New Year injuries in Quezon

LUCENA CITY – Only seven New Year revelers were reported injured in Lopez town and Lucena City in Quezon province, police said Wednesday. Report from the Quezon police headquarters said Noel Macaraig, 47; Omar Buena, 24; Abaca Raymund Beroya, 35; Lenny Beth Punay, 32; and Franken Holger, 38, were admitted to different hospitals in Lucena […]

Trump says does not expect war with Iran

President Donald Trump speaks to the media about the situation at the U.S. embassy in Baghdad, from his Mar-a-Lago property, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) PALM BEACH, United States – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he does not foresee a war with Tehran after pro-Iranian demonstrators […]

Pakistan journo sent behind bars for 5 years in religious hatred case

Journalist bodies have expressed grave concern over the conviction of Nasrullah Chaudhry for allegedly possessing banned literature. Photo courtesy Twitter via Dawn/Asia News Network KARACHI — An antiterrorism court has awarded five-year imprisonment to journalist Nasrullah Chaudhry in a case pertaining to possessing literature against the state and spreading religious hatred. Mr Chaudhry, a journalist […]

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