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Rally blast kills at least 3, wounds 160 in Ethiopian capital

ADDIS ABABA, June 23 (Bernama) -- A bomb blast at a mass rally in the Ethiopian capital killed at least three people and wounded some 164 others on Saturday, according to eyewitnesses and the Ethiopian Red Cross Society, China´s Xinhua news agency reported.


Ministers from Arab coalition meet to discuss media role

From Ahmaf Fuad Yahya

JEDDAH, June 23 (Bernama) -- Information Ministers from countries that form the Arab Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen are meeting here today to discuss ways on how to provide the necessary media support for the coalition's military, political and humanitarian efforts in Yemen.


Russia, Japan sign MOU on cooperation

MOSCOW, June 23 (Bernama) -- Russia and Japan on Saturday inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in Russia's Far Eastern Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) to expand cooperation between the two countries, China´s Xinhua news agency quoted a parliamentary official as saying.


China has over 7 billion bank cards

BEIJING, June 23 (Bernama) -- China had issued 7.03 billion bank cards by the end of 2017, meaning each Chinese person has about 5 cards on average, according to a new industry report, Xinhua news agency reported.


Apple agrees to fix 'sticky' keyboard problems' on MacBooks

SAN FRANCISCO, June 23 (Bernama) -- US tech giant Apple agreed on Friday to launch a service program to fix "sticky" keyboard problems on MacBook or MacBook Pro for free, China's Xinhua news agency reported.


US to send 215 caskets to North Korea, get back remains of soldiers killed in Korean War

SEOUL, June 23 (Bernama) -- The US military plans to send 215 empty caskets to North Korea via the inter-Korean border on Saturday to get back the remains of American soldiers killed during the Korean War, South Korea's Yonhap news agency quoted a South Korean military official as saying.


Kate Spade's heartbroken father dies night before designer's funeral

NEW YORK, June 23 (Bernama) -- The father of US fashion designer Kate Spade died a night before her funeral in Kansas City, Missouri, the family said in a statement, China's Xinhua news agency reported.