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My relation with Kim Jong-un is very good: Trump

New York: US President Donald Trump has signaled that he has developed a "good relationship" with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, despite tensions between them. "I probably have a very good relationship with Kim Jong-un," Trump said in an…

10,000 women to drive Saudi taxis

Dubai: Ride hailing applications in Saudi Arabia are preparing to hire Saudi female chauffeurs, months ahead of lifting a ban that prevents women from driving or owning driving licenses in the country, a CNN report said. The ride hailing…

Sri Lanka lifts ban on alcohol sales to women

Colombo: Sri Lanka has lifted a ban on selling alcohol to women and prohibiting women from working in places where alcohol is manufactured or sold, the Sri Lankan Ministry of Mass Media and Finance said on Thursday. Finance Minister Mangala…

Pakistan PM vows to boost cooperation with China

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said the strong relationship and cooperation will continue with China in various fields. Abbasi was talking to Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing who called on him at the Prime…

First gay weddings take place in Australia

Canberra: Same-sex weddings took place across Australia on Tuesday, as Australia celebrated its first official day of marriage equality. In December, Australia's parliament voted overwhelmingly to legalise same-sex marriage following a…

Sydney records hottest day after 80 years

Sydney:The city of Sydney recorded its hottest day on Sunday with the mercury hitting 47.3 degrees Celsius after almost 80 years, according to Australian weather authorities. Much of Sydney reached its peak temperature at about 3 p.m., with…