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by | November 13, 2017 | 18:17

Twenty-five percent of all students who studied overseas were majoring in STEM fields at their home institution, a number which has been growing faster than the average, followed by business and social sciences. "As more countries become active hosts of worldwide students and implement national strategies to attract them, the competition for top global talent in higher education and the workforce will only intensify", he said.

by | November 13, 2017 | 17:51

The new HHS secretary will be tasked with implementing Trump administration efforts to unwind Obamacare, a top campaign promise of his, and overseeing the drug industry, which Trump has said is "getting away with murder" by charging high prices for prescription medications.

by | November 13, 2017 | 17:35

The fire marshal said there was a party at the third-floor apartment and people were jumping up and down, causing the floor to collapse. People are then seen in the lower unit attempting to climb out of the large hole. I told my roommate, 'We're leaving. Carroll and her roommates weren't in the apartment at the time of the collapse. "The Ridge is a private facility in the City of Denton, and any information regarding the incident would need to come from either the property owner or operator, ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 16:05

Temperatures will drop off again later this weekend with highs back in the 60s and lows returning to the 40s by Saturday night and Sunday . Overnight lows also climb from the upper 30s tonight to around 50° Wednesday night. We start off pretty quiet. The next big weather maker for us looks to come late Friday night into Saturday as a deepening area of low pressure tracks into the Great Lakes and drags a strong cold front towards us from the west.

by | November 13, 2017 | 15:35

One of the men in Rajasthan died of bullet injuries soon after the incident, while the other was being treated at a hospital, said Meo leader Maulana Hanif. Only after that, we will be able to know the real cause of death. "PUCL condemns the ghastly murder of Umar Mohammed by the Ramgarh thana ( Alwar ) police and Gau Rakshaks at Ghatmatika Pahadi near Bharatpur", said a joint letter signed by the PUCL president Kavita Srivastava and four others.

by | November 13, 2017 | 15:25

The inter-ministerial committee on higher education funding, which is led by Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe , and the presidential fiscal committee whose lead minister is Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba , are processing the report.

by | November 13, 2017 | 14:04

Investigators believe it happened after an argument outside Chelsea Piers late Saturday night. Tolk got up and continued driving downtown before striking the center divider at West Street and Horatio Street. The police have not revealed a motive, but a spokesperson said the pedestrian appeared to be upset after Tolk almost struck him in the crosswalk. Tolk was born in Brooklyn and previously worked in the garment industry, inspecting women's sweaters before they were shipped to retailers ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 13:09

The soldier was shot and injured by his own military as he crossed to the South Korean side of the Joint Security Area in the village of Panmunjom. China has been urged by both South Korea and the United States to take a more active role in curbing North Korea's nuclear and missile ambitions.

by | November 13, 2017 | 12:23

Several other Asian nations hold overlapping claims to areas of ocean and shoals, islands and sandbars, making the issue a regional flashpoint. Mr Trump arrived in Hanoi to begin meetings, before flying to the Philippines to begin the ASEAN meeting and East Asia Summit.

by | November 13, 2017 | 12:23

Dipendra Singh Airee starred with bat and bowl as Nepal stunned India by 16 runs. Dravid, who is the head coach of the India U-19 team, went on to congratulate his counterpart Binod Kumar Das after Nepal secured a 19-run win in a low-scoring clash.

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:38

The defector was taken to hospital after being shot by another North Korean soldier, the South's military said. Meanwhile, three USA aircraft carriers are joining a combined exercise with the South Korean Navy in the East Sea in a show of force against North Korea .

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:17

The two world leaders had a brief and cordial encounter while on a break after the APEC economic leaders' first retreat session here. According to Malacañang, Trump told Duterte, "See you tomorrow". Duterte then said he sensed good rapport with "an animated President-elect Trump" who understood the way the country is handling the anti-drug campaign.

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:02

Costa Rican officials urged citizens to avoid clogging the emergency lines by not calling 911 unless it was to give information about an urgent situation. The USGS has recorded the epicenter almost 44 miles (71 km) southwest of San Jose at an approximate depth of 6.2 miles (10 km). The intensity of the quake was deemed not strong enough to cause any damage on land, The Japanese Meteorological Agency said.

by | November 13, 2017 | 07:24

Trump tweeted Saturday from Vietnam, as he continues his 12-day Asian tour. "Oh well, I try so hard to be his friend - and maybe someday that will happen!" North Korea yesterday slammed US President Donald Trump's "warmonger" Asia tour, saying it would only accelerate Pyongyang's push for a full-fledged nuclear deterrent.

by | November 13, 2017 | 05:53

The chief said the suspect attempted to take someone's personal property from the men's dressing room area. A woman reported on Twitter that she was at the mall when the stabbing occurred about 6:45 p.m. While they intervened, the suspected stabbed another adult male. A suspect has been taken into custody, according to a tweet from the Bloomington Police Department.

by | November 13, 2017 | 05:34

The United States backed the Saudi claim that the missile was supplied by Iran and urged the United Nations to hold Tehran accountable for the violation. Following Trump's move, President Hassan Rouhani stated that Iran " will produce any weapons of any kind that we need and stockpile it and use it at any time to defend ourselves ", which in his eyes does not violate any global agreements.

by | November 13, 2017 | 05:15

Others said that Dhoni should now give a chance to youngsters. The guy is fit, he is passing all the tests. He is contributing to the team in every tactical way on the field. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has been facing a lot of criticism recently, has got support from another former skipper of India Cricket team, Kapil Dev.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:20

In the evening, President and First Lady will attend the Special Gala Celebration for the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN, held at SMX Convention Center, Manila. Mr. Trump, who is visiting the region as part of his outreach to Asia, is likely to arrive in Manila on Sunday and hold meetings with regional leaders.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:06

An 8 year old girl is in a critical condition following an accident at Perth Motorplex. "Our baby girl is getting the best of care", he said. Sadly, police confirmed on Sunday afternoon that Anita had succumbed to her injuries and passed away in hospital.

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:51

Those clouds will finally begin clear Tuesday morning, and temperatures will climb into the in the low 50s Tuesday afternoon under a mix of sun and clouds. High pressure builds behind the cold front, bringing sunshine to start the week. Throughout the rest of the week expect a mix of dry and wet weather.

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:38

Conservative MP Micheal Gove has come under fire for claiming he did not know what British-Iranian citizen Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was doing in Iran when she was arrested in 2016. She was also charged with having attended a demonstration outside the Iranian Embassy in London. It comes as remarks on Sunday by another Cabinet minister, Michael Gove, raised fresh concerns over the Briton's fate.

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:35

Chidambaram tweeted "Thank You Gujarat " after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a big overhaul of new national tax GST on Friday. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Friday made a decision to reduce the tax rate on 177 items from 28 per cent to 18 per cent offering major relief to the consumers and businessmen.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:14

Almost 600 men have barricaded themselves inside the Manus island center for more than 10 days, despite having no regular food or running water, defying attempts by Australia and Papua New Guinea to close the camp in what the United Nations describes as a "looming humanitarian crisis".

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:10

The Chinese president said he would try, and if he were unable to make it he would send a high-ranking team of envoys, cited Yoon. USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) is escorted into Busan port, South Korea , after completing a joint drill with the South Korean military.

by | November 13, 2017 | 01:46

Several rallies have taken place in Poland in the last couple years, in which hundreds of thousands of people had participated, a lot of them criticizing the European Union's and German Chancellor Angela Merkel's unpopular decision to de-facto open the continents borders to millions of asylum seekers and, by outcome, illegal immigrants.