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 NEC to Review Election Campaign June 2nd

Phnom Penh (FN), May 29 – The National Election Committee (NEC) will provide an overview of election campaigns on June 2, 2017. Chairman Sik Bun Hok will announce the preliminary election  results at 4:00 pm on June 04, 2017. Campaigning political parties distributed flyers, hats, T-shirts, logo banners, slogans, and promoted their political messages through [...]

 China's space telescope to observe "big eaters" in universe

BEIJING, May 29 (Xinhua) — China’s new space telescope to be launched soon will probe many mysteries of the universe, including the belching “big eaters” — active galactic nuclei at the most remote edges of the universe. Scientists have discovered that almost every galaxy has a supermassive black hole with a mass several million to [...]

 South Korean president agreed on need for summit with DPRK during election campaign: spy chief nominee

SEOUL, May 29 (Xinhua) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in had agreed on the need for a summit meeting with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) during his presidential election campaign, the spy agency chief nominee said Monday. National Intelligence Service (NIS) director-nominee Suh Hoon told a parliamentary confirmation hearing that he talked with [...]

 U.S. military says DPRK launched short-range ballistic missile

WASHINGTON, May 28 (Xinhua) — The U.S. Pacific Command said Sunday it has found that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) had launched a short-range ballistic missile. In a statement, the command said it had detected the launch at 10:40 a.m. Hawaii time on Sunday (2040 GMT) and tracked the missile for six minutes [...]

 23 killed in lightning, rain-related incidents in eastern India

NEW DELHI, May 29 (Xinhua) — At least 23 people have been killed in lightning and rain-related incidents in the eastern Indian state of Bihar in the past 24 hours, officials said Monday. While 18 people were killed due to lightning across eight districts, others died in a wall collapse incident triggered by a storm [...]