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Zarif in South Africa to discuss bilateral cooperation

Zarif in South Africa to discuss bilateral cooperation

TEHRAN, October 22 - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif is in South Africa for talks with senior officials of the country.
Billionaire Babis becomes Czech’s prime minister

Billionaire Babis becomes Czech’s prime minister

TEHRAN, October 22 -The centrist party of Czech billionaire Andrej Babis has scored a victory in the country’s parliamentary elections, winning almost 30 percent of the votes, amid allegations of fraud and a corruption scandal.
New Zealand's incoming leader flags TPP problems

New Zealand's incoming leader flags TPP problems

TEHRAN, October 22 -New Zealand’s participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has encountered an obstacle with incoming Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern insisting she will push for changes to the agreement due to be finalised next month.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says would travel to North Korea: NYT

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says would travel to North Korea: NYT

TEHRAN, October 22 -Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said he would be willing to travel to North Korea on behalf of the Trump administration to help diffuse rising tensions, The New York Times reported on its website on Sunday.
Morocco recalls envoy over Algeria FM's drug accusation

Morocco recalls envoy over Algeria FM's drug accusation

TEHRAN, October 22 -Morocco has recalled its ambassador to neighbouring Algeria after the Algerian foreign minister accused Moroccan banks of laundering drug money in Africa, according to state media.
Suicide bomb attack kills 15 army trainees in Kabul

Suicide bomb attack kills 15 army trainees in Kabul

TEHRAN, October 22 -A suicide bomber has killed 15 Afghan army cadets as they were leaving their base in the capital, Kabul, officials said, taking the death toll from attacks this week across the war-torn country to more than 250.
Trump to release JFK files, subject to 'further information'

Trump to release JFK files, subject to 'further information'

TEHRAN, October 22 -U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that, subject to receipt of further information, he planned to allow the opening of long-secret files on the November 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy due for release next week.
U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms

U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms

TEHRAN, October 22 -The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.
US president pledges $430K to cover legal bill of aides amid Russia probe

US president pledges $430K to cover legal bill of aides amid Russia probe

TEHRAN, October 22 -US President Donald Trump has vowed to give at least $430,000 of his personal wealth to partially cover legal expenses of his White House aides and campaign staff questioned as part of a federal investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in the country’s last presidential election.
British troops used to promote weapon sales to Persian Gulf regimes: Report

British troops used to promote weapon sales to Persian Gulf regimes: Report

TEHRAN, October 22 - The British government has been accused of using its soldiers to demonstrate and promote weapon sales to Persian Gulf Arab kingdoms amid their continued involvement in the Saudi-led military aggression in Yemen that has left thousands of civilian casualties.
Zarif in South Africa to discuss bilateral cooperation

Zarif in South Africa to discuss bilateral cooperation

TEHRAN, October 22 - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif is in South Africa for talks with senior officials of the country.
Billionaire Babis becomes Czech’s prime minister

Billionaire Babis becomes Czech’s prime minister

TEHRAN, October 22 -The centrist party of Czech billionaire Andrej Babis has scored a victory in the country’s parliamentary elections, winning almost 30 percent of the votes, amid allegations of fraud and a corruption scandal.
New Zealand's incoming leader flags TPP problems

New Zealand's incoming leader flags TPP problems

TEHRAN, October 22 -New Zealand’s participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has encountered an obstacle with incoming Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern insisting she will push for changes to the agreement due to be finalised next month.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says would travel to North Korea: NYT

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says would travel to North Korea: NYT

TEHRAN, October 22 -Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said he would be willing to travel to North Korea on behalf of the Trump administration to help diffuse rising tensions, The New York Times reported on its website on Sunday.
Morocco recalls envoy over Algeria FM's drug accusation

Morocco recalls envoy over Algeria FM's drug accusation

TEHRAN, October 22 -Morocco has recalled its ambassador to neighbouring Algeria after the Algerian foreign minister accused Moroccan banks of laundering drug money in Africa, according to state media.
Suicide bomb attack kills 15 army trainees in Kabul

Suicide bomb attack kills 15 army trainees in Kabul

TEHRAN, October 22 -A suicide bomber has killed 15 Afghan army cadets as they were leaving their base in the capital, Kabul, officials said, taking the death toll from attacks this week across the war-torn country to more than 250.
Trump to release JFK files, subject to 'further information'

Trump to release JFK files, subject to 'further information'

TEHRAN, October 22 -U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that, subject to receipt of further information, he planned to allow the opening of long-secret files on the November 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy due for release next week.
U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms

U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms

TEHRAN, October 22 -The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.
US president pledges $430K to cover legal bill of aides amid Russia probe

US president pledges $430K to cover legal bill of aides amid Russia probe

TEHRAN, October 22 -US President Donald Trump has vowed to give at least $430,000 of his personal wealth to partially cover legal expenses of his White House aides and campaign staff questioned as part of a federal investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in the country’s last presidential election.
British troops used to promote weapon sales to Persian Gulf regimes: Report

British troops used to promote weapon sales to Persian Gulf regimes: Report

TEHRAN, October 22 - The British government has been accused of using its soldiers to demonstrate and promote weapon sales to Persian Gulf Arab kingdoms amid their continued involvement in the Saudi-led military aggression in Yemen that has left thousands of civilian casualties.