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Afghan Air Force kills 25 militants in eastern province

KABUL, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- At least 25 Taliban militants have been killed when the Afghan Air Force launched air strikes against Taliban positions in the restive Ghazni province, the Afghan Defence Ministry said Friday.


US, Cuba meet in Washington on "acoustic attack" incidents

WASHINGTON, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- United States (US) and Cuban officials met in Washington on Thursday to discuss the "acoustic attacks," said the US State Department.


Back Down! Aussie PM warns predecessor to stop undermining government

CANBERRA, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned his predecessor Malcolm Turnbull to stop undermining the government, according to Xinhua news agency.


Yangon's advocate-general, judge, cop among six charged with corruption over comedian's murder

This is no funny matter but Yangon region’s advocate-general, judge and a policeman are among six law officers who have been charged with accepting bribes to drop a case involving the murder of popular comedian Aung Ye Htwe, against the suspects.


For sea turtles, just one plastic piece can cause 20 per cent deaths

Consuming just one piece of plastic waste could significantly increase the risk of death for a sea turtle, according to a study on link between sea turtle mortality and plastic debris ingestion.


Gaza factions call for annulment of Oslo peace accords

GAZA, Sept 13 (Bernama) -- A national conference participated by Palestinian factions in the Gaza Strip on Thursday called for the annulment of the the Oslo Peace Accords signed in 1993 between Israel and Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO), Xinhua news agency reported.


Turkey to use Lira in property sale, rental

ANKARA, Sept 13 (Bernama) -- Turkey on Thursday decided to use the lira in property sale, rental and leasing transactions in a bid to strengthen the currency, Xinhua news agency reported.