Even China’s population of 1.4 billion would not be enough to fill all the empty apartments littered across the country, a former official said on Saturday, in a rare public critique of the country’s crisis-hit property market ... .
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Armenia has urged the United Nations to send a mission to ensure the safety of ethnic Armenians in Nagorno-Karabakh after the territory was seized back by Azerbaijan, which promised to respect minority rights ... "But today we are at the brink of another failure," he said in a speech to the UN General Assembly ... US calls for protections ... .
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Ethiopia said Saturday that it has begun a second round of negotiations with Egypt and Sudan over a controversial mega-dam built by Addis Ababa on the Nile, the source of long-running tensions between the three nations ... "Ethiopia is committed to reaching a negotiated and amicable solution through the ongoing trilateral process." ... ....
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COTONOU, Sept 23 (Reuters) - At least 35 people were killed in southeastern Benin on Saturday after a fire broke out at a shop where witnesses said gasoline was being unloaded, a justice ministry representative said. The fire broke out at 0930 local time in Seme-Podji municipality, near the border with Nigeria... Our Standards ... Acquire Licensing Rights.
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Kalveri, Shishumar and Sindhugosh class of Indian Navy patrolling in Indian Ocean... It is understood that the heavyweight indigenous torpedo and AIP are currently being tested in France for operational validation ... It also has four Yuan class diesel-electric submarines to join this year ... But there is more to this ... ....