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Isolated Turkmenistan launches first messaging app

The repressive central Asian nation of Turkmenistan, where the likes of Facebook and Whatsapp are banned, on Monday launched its first messaging app. The privately developed BizBarde app will “allow the exchange of messagers, files, photos and videos,” the state Yaslyk television station said. “The dream to create the first Turkmen messenger came to me […]

2 kidnapped Red Cross staff released after 7 months

Two Red Cross staff members kidnapped on Feb. 8 in Afghanistan have been released, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Tuesday. The two were abducted on Feb. 8 while delivering assistance in Jawzjan province, in the north of the country, on the border with Turkmenistan. Six of their […]

Basketball Nigeria 39 Other Teams To Feature At FIBA 3u00d73 World Cup

The FIBA 3u00d73 World Cup 2018 will feature 40 teams from 37 different countries in Manila, Philippines from June 8 to June 12, with Nigeria being one of them. The event, being organised by FIBA in cooperation with the Basketball Federation of the Philippines (SBP) will be the fifth edition of the competition. Russia’s women […]

After 38 years Iranian women basketballers participate in international event

The female basketball team of Islamic Republic of Iran is featuring in an international event for the first time in 38 years following a rule change on head covering. The team is participating in the 3u00d73 basketball event at the ongoing 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) in Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan. […]

US designates Boko Haram ISIS entities of particular concern

New York u2013 The United States has announced the designation of the Boko Haram terrorist group as an entity “of particular concern”. The U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in a statement, designated Boko Haram alongside the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), al-Qa’ida and al-Shabab. Boko Haram TerroristsPompeo also designated Saudi Arabia, Iran, […]

Family affair Tears as NKorea s Rim follows little sister to gold

Rim Jong Sim bagged North Korea’s seventh weightlifting gold of the Asian Games in Indonesia on Sunday to complete a remarkable family double, just a day after a victory by her little sister. Like her 22-year-old sibling Rim Un Sim in Saturday’s 69kg category, the reigning Olympic champion enjoyed a comfortable margin of victory in […]

BBC Launches New Korean Language Service

The BBC launched a new Korean language radio and online service on Tuesday that will be available to listeners in North Korea if the signal is not blocked. The service, a part of the BBC’s biggest global expansion since the 1940s, will have a dedicated team of journalists in Seoul, London and Washington. “Audiences in […]