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US sets deadline for 200,000 Salvadorans to leave

WASHINGTON, Jan 9, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The US government announced Monday the end of a special protected status for about 200,000 Salvadoran immigrants, a move that threa...More...

Alpine air at work? Delhi eyes novel ways to battle smog

NEW DELHI, Jan 9, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Political apathy over the poisonous smog choking India's capital has led many like businessman Kamal Meattle to take matters into the...More...

Seven decades of tensions between the two Koreas

SEOUL, Jan 9, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - North and South Korea held their first talks for two years Tuesday, stirring hopes of a tentative rapprochement between the bitterly divide...More...

Koreas start first official talks in two years

SEOUL, Jan 9, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - North and South Korea began their first official talks in more than two years on Tuesday, focusing on the forthcoming Winter Olympics after...More...

Libya arrests two IS members plotting car bomb attack in capital

TRIPOLI, Jan 9, 2018 (BSS/XINHUA) - Two members of the Islamic State (IS) who planned to carry out a car bomb attack in the Libyan capital of Tripoli were arrested on Mon...More...

US apologises to Japan over repeated military accidents

TOKYO, Jan 9, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The US has apologised to Japan over a recent series of accidents involving US military equipment that have sparked anger over American oper...More...