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One in three S. Koreans in debt as they borrowed by to buy houses

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:42
One in three South Koreans have borrowed money to buy houses and they took larger amount of loans than other debtors, becoming one of the main reasons behind the ballooning household debt in Asia's fourth-largest economy, a report showed.

Nobel Prize winner: Western society suffering from chronic sleep deprivation

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:38
Western society is chronically sleep-deprived, according to a Nobel Prize winner specializing in circadian rhythms.

Iran health minister in Pakistan to attend WHO meeting

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:38
The Iranian minister of health, who is visiting Pakistan, said the implementation of bilateral agreements between the two countries especially those related to export of Iranian pharmaceutical products would be discussed with Pakistani authorities.

Africa must focus on research-based development

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:36
Experts from various African countries have called for innovation and creativity to ensure quality research that will help make relevant policies to handle various challenges facing the continent.

Researchers make robots for disabled rehabilitation

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:34
The CEO of an Iranian knowledge-based firm specializing in rehabilitation technologies announced the company’s access to soft robot technologies.

Armenian PM arrives in Tehran

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:31
Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, heading a high-ranking delegation, arrived here on Monday to hold talks with the Iranian officials.

Hurricane Nate hits Mississippi coast with heavy winds and rain (Video)

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 06:34
Hurricane Nate flooded the streets of Biloxi, Mississippi on Sunday, October 8, as the storm made its second landfall on the Mississippi coast according the National Weather Service.

Dozen die, scores missing as Rohingya boat capsizes

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 06:23
Rescue operation under way after boat overcrowded with people fleeing Myanmar violence sinks on its way to Bangladesh.

How to eradicate rural poverty

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 06:15
Population growth, increasing urbanization, modern technologies, and climate change are transforming the world at a fast pace. But what direction are these transformations headed in? Are they benefiting the poor and the food insecure? And will the food systems of the future be able to feed and employ the millions of young people poised to enter labor markets in the decades to come?

Trump administration under false assumptions on Iran deal: UN ambassador

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 06:10
Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Gholam-ali Khoshroo said if the US wishes to remain credible in future multilateral negotiations, it cannot attempt to scuttle the JCPOA.

Embedding GPs in A&E departments increases antibiotic prescriptions

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:50
Embedding GPs in casualty departments to free up emergency staff slashes waiting times and hospital admissions for children, but increases antibiotic prescriptions, a study has shown.

India RBI chief: Growth important, but not at cost of inflation

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:44
Fostering monetary conditions conducive to economic growth were a constant consideration for Indian policymakers, but would not take priority over achieving the central bank's inflation target, Governor Urjit Patel told a newspaper on Monday.

Trump’s policy on North Korea could lead US to accidental war: Senator

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:35
Democratic Senator Brian Schatz from Hawaii has said that US President Donald Trump’s policy of brinkmanship against North Korea could lead the United States toward an accidental war, as tensions rise between Washington and Pyongyang.

Original literature leads children's book market in China

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:23
Original literature has led the children's book market as children's books have become the fast-growing and most vibrant segment of China's book market.

N Korea leader: Nuclear program ‘powerful deterrent’ against US threats

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:14
North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has defended Pyongyang’s nuclear program as a ‘powerful deterrent’ against US threats, playing down the effect of the Washington-backed UN sanctions slapped on his country over its military activities.

Uncertainty grows over Catalonia's future

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:01
Thousands in Barcelona reject a split with Spain amid speculation a unilateral independence declaration could come soon.

Scientists find new Ebola vaccine safe for children, adults

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 04:34
The worst Ebola outbreak ended in 2016 after infecting more than 28,000 people and killing about 11,300 people worldwide.

UK retailers 'need EU workers after Brexit'

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 04:27
Prices may rise and home deliveries could be slower unless the retail sector retains access to all EU workers after Brexit, a trade body has warned.

DR Congo children find refuge in Zambia (video)

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 04:17
As fighting rages in the central African nation, almost two-thirds of Congo's refugees arriving in Zambia are children.

Pres. Rouhani: Government seeks increasing employment, vitality in society

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 04:06
Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani, said increasing employment and vitality in the society is a top priority for the incumbent administration.