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55 min ago | Durant Daily Democrat
College professors spend their summers in a variety of ways. Some may teach. Others may do research.
1 hr ago | Armenian Liberty
President Serzh Sarkisian underlined on Wednesday his apparent differences with the political leadership of Nagorno-Karabakh when he reiterated that international mediators' existing plan to end the conflict with Azerbaijan is largely acceptable to Armenia.
6 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald
Every Herald reader should know about the Guangzhou Metro because it provides an insight into the mind-boggling mediocrity of Transport for NSW, for which we all have to pay, including those who don't use public transport.
10 hrs ago | ABC News
North Korea fired four short-range projectiles toward the ocean off its east coast on Wednesday in its latest in a series of missile and artillery tests, officials said.
10 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
The junta approved 741.46 billion baht to build two high-speed train routes that will connect Thailand's industrialized eastern seaboard with its northern and the northeastern borders, Transport Ministry permanent secretary Soithip Traisuth said.
13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
China's former President Hu Jintao walks past China's then Politburo Standing Committee Member Zhou Yongkang during a plenary session of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing in this March 11, 2011 file photo.
A dozen students crowded around a picnic table at Ralph Foy Park in Burbank Monday afternoon, decorating leather bracelets and bookmarks.
Now the Southeast Asian country, where Muslims make up about 60 percent of the population, wants to parlay its visitor dividend into a bid to overtake its neighbours for the world's medical tourism crown.
The British Home Office on Monday announced a variety of improvements to the visa system in China, including a 24-hour visa service, the expansion of mobile biometrics, and a new service enabling customers to apply for the British and Schengen visa at the same time.
Janet Barratt-Pearce has been collecting donations for her forthcoming Great Wall of China trek in aid of Marie Curie.
The Alleycon comic-con in Gwangju kicked off to such success last year that organizers have found an even bigger venue for the second edition of the event, to be held in September.
Backtracking from its earlier stance, Nepal government on Tuesday allowed entry of a prominent Tibetan spiritual leader's body for conducting his last rites.
A Boeing 777-F aircraft of German Lufthansa Cargo air carrier stands on the tarmac during loading at Fraport airport in Frankfurt July 28, 2014.
The etiquette of mainland Chinese travellers overseas has again come under fire after a family allowed their child to defecate on the seat of a Delta Airlines flight from Beijing to Detroit.
The families of 38 Australians and permanent residents have been dragged into the geopolitical brinksmanship of Russia and the West.
The Chinese government warns of major flight delays at Shanghai International Airport and about a dozen other airports starting on Tuesday.
Unlike his predecessor, Turkmen president Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov has not yet had too many statues erected in his honor.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 02:22 pm
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