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Kim Jong Un says two Koreas on starting line of a new history

  • “I feel like I’m firing a flare at the starting line in the moment of (the two Koreas) writing a new history in North-South relations, peace and prosperity.”
  • Whatever the Koreas announce Friday, the spectacle of Kim being feted on South Korean soil was striking
By AP ·


Saudi Arabia to send Syrians an additional $100 million of humanitarian aid

  • Total relief provided by the Kingdom since the war began now stands at about $1billion
  • Latest package announced by Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir at conference in Brussels
By Arab News ·


French Q1 growth slowdown tests ECB optimism

  • French inflation data offered ECB central bankers some relief on Friday
  • Consumer spending growth, traditionally the main motor of the French economy, grew only 0.2 percent in the first quarter
By Reuters ·


In emotional reunion, Spielberg revisits ‘Schindler’s List’

  • It was the first time Steven Spielberg had watched “Schindler’s List” with an audience since it was released in 1993
  • Spielberg initially shied away from “Schindler’s List,” scripted by Steven Zaillian and based on Thomas Keneally’s novel “Schindler’s Arkansas”
By AP ·

Indian sprinter blasts ‘wrong’ testosterone ruling

  • Chand won a court battle for her right to compete with a hormonal imbalance
  • 'I have offered Semenya my legal team if she needs.'
By AFP ·