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WORLD News List

N Korean envoy says seized cargo ship biggest hurdle in resuming talks with US: report

SEOUL, May 23 (Bernama) -- The United States' seizure of a North Korean cargo ship is the biggest hurdle getting in the way of resuming nuclear talks between the two countries, and the vessel must be returned, Pyongyang's ambassador to Geneva was quoted as saying.

Boxing to stay in 2020 Olympic Games

ANKARA, May 23 (Bernama) -- The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday announced that boxing should maintain its place in 2020 Tokyo Games but not under the governing body International Boxing Association (AIBA), Anadolu Agency reported.

India warns of possible post-election violence

NEW DELHI, May 23 (Bernama) -- India issued a nationwide alert Wednesday to states about possible violence when votes are counted in the recent elections, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting a statement by India's Ministry of Home Affairs. 

Palestine will not participate in Manama's workshop

RAMALLAH, May 23 (Bernama) -- The Palestinian Authority decided Thursday not to attend a United States (US)-led economic workshop next month in Bahrain, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting Saeb Erekat, secretary-general of the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO)’s Executive Committee. 

2022 World Cup to keep 32-team format, says FIFA

PARIS, May 23 rnama) -- International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) on Wednesday shrugged off any possibility of expansion from 32 to 48 teams at the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the football world body's statement.

Finnish experts describe U.S. restrictions on Huawei as "rough " against "innocent users "

HELSINKI, May 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-XINHUA) -- The U.S. measures against Chinese telecom giant Huawei are “rough” against “innocent users,” Finnish observers have said.

K-pop star Psy to unveil new album in early July

SEOUL, May 21 (Bernama) -- K-pop star Psy will return to the forefront of the K-pop scene with a new album in early July, Yonhap news agency reported his management agency P Nation as saying on Tuesday.