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WORLD News List

My deal or no deal, defiant PM May says in Brexit speech to the nation

LONDON, March 21 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Theresa May announced Wednesday she will not delay Britain's departure from the European Union (EU) beyond June, ruling out a further extension if MPs reject her Brexit deal, Xinhua news Agency reported.

Xinjiang to have more international flights

URUMQI, March 20 (Bernama) -- More air routes will be launched between Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and Asian and European destinations, to boost communication between the region and cities along the Belt and Road Initiative, reported Xinhua news agency.

Hong Kong, Paris, Singapore ranked as world's most expensive cities

LONDON, March 20 (Bernama) -- Hong Kong, Paris and Singapore have split the title of the world's most expensive city in a recent survey on the cost of living worldwide, reported Xinhua news agency, citing a recent report released by a British think tank.

3 farmers killed, 1 missing after inhaling poisonous gas inside manhole of drainage line in India

NEW DELHI, March 20 (Bernama) -- Three farmers were killed and one went missing after they inhaled poisonous gas inside a manhole of a drainage line in the western Indian state of Maharashtra, reported Xinhua news agency, quoting officials on Wednesday.

Trump notes support for Brazil joining NATO, OECD

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday indicated that he may support Brazil to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), as the two nations expected to further their economic cooperation, Xinhua news agency reported.

Kazakh President Nazarbayev announces his resignation

ASTANA, March 20 (Bernama) -- Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev Tuesday announced  his resignation from the post of the head of state, Sputnik news agency reported.

India to open three embassies in Africa this year

By Shakir Husain

NEW DELHI, March 20 (Bernama) -- India will open three embassies in Africa this year to support its growing economic links with the continent.