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Places where citizens can gather, pray, discuss developments shrinking in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, May 15 (ANI): A small group on Sunday gathered near an altar at the Hong Kong Government headquarters ...


G7 countries raise concern over unilateral actions by Beijing in East and South China Seas

London [UK], May 15 (ANI): The Group of Seven nations G7 on Saturday reiterated the importance of maintaining a free ...


Air India's new CEO pick Wilson resigns from SIA group

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 14 (ANI): Campbell Wilson, who has been picked by Tata Sons to lead Air India, has ...


World Migratory Bird Day illuminates the dark side of light pollution

Governments, cities, companies, and communities around the world are taking action to address a significant and growing threat to wildlife, ...


US worries over China's strategy of securing more foreign naval bases

Beijing [China], May 13 (ANI): The West suspect that China's recent agreement with the Solomon Islands might be the latter's ...


Architect Billie Tsien to receive Honorary Doctorate at The Boston Architectural College's 2022 commencement

Boston (Massachusetts) [US], May 13 (ANI/PRNewswire): Noted architect, educator, and practitioner,"It is an immense privilege to have Billie Tsien deliver ...


Arrest of 90-yr old Hong Kong cardinal sparks outcry over Beijing's national security law

Hong Kong, May 13 (ANI): Amid rising fears that Beijing would begin instituting closer control over the church in Hong ...


Tata Sons appoints Campbell Wilson as CEO MD of Air India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 12 (ANI): Tata Sons on Thursday announced the appointment of Campbell Wilson as chief executive officer ...


Catholic Cardinal, Others Arrested on Hong Kong Security Law

HONG KONG - A 90-year-old Roman Catholic cardinal, a singer and at least two others have been arrested in Hong ...


US 'Increasingly Troubled' by Clampdown in Hong Kong

State Department - The United States has joined the Vatican in expressing concern after Hong Kong police arrested a prominent ...


SSB star duo dreams for Indian women's football team call-up

Bhubaneswar (Odisha), May 11 (ANI): The duo of Dular Marandi and Ranjita Devi are two women who dream of making ...


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China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...

Guerillas block army columns, attack from all four sides in Sagaing

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to local sources, clashes erupted this week between a coalition of resistance forces and a 100-soldier ...

West decries election that places 'patriots' in charge of Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Hong Kong chief administrator Carrie Lam has said that 'Chinese patriots' are now in charge of the city ...

Nikhat, Manisha enter semis, confirm medals at 12th IBA Women's World Boxing C'ships

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Indian boxers Nikhat Zareen and Manisha continued their brilliant forms to secure themselves medals ...

Update: Beijing reports 39 new local COVID-19 infections

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Beijing reported 39 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections between 3 p.m. ...

Chinese Americans celebrate cultural heritage in New York, New Jersey

© Provided by Xinhua "Hate has no place in New York City ... We have to deal with the hate ...

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Junta outpost attacked: 15 killed, five captured by resistance fighters

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to an officer who participated in the assault, two local defense forces have destroyed a ...

Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...

Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...

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Three bidders weigh purchasing Italy's state-owned ITA Airways

ROME, Italy: Italy has announced plans to sell state-owned ITA Airways, the successor to Alitalia, by the end of June, ...


Stocks in Asia range-bound as markets contemplate next move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks struggled for direction in Asia on Monday. Early gains evaporated later in the data, although ...


China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...


GM, union raise wages 8.5% at Mexico truck factory

SILAO, Mexico: U.S. automaker General Motors (GM) has agreed to raise wages by 8.5 percent, following negotiations with a new, ...


Croatia passes law paving way for switch to euro currency

ZAGREB, Croatia: Croatian lawmakers have voted to allow the introduction of the euro currency in 2023. Lawmakers voted 117-13 to ...


After jump in food prices, Iran cuts off internet to prevent protests

TEHRAN, Iran: Iran has abruptly raised prices as much as 300 percent for a variety of staple foods, including cooking ...


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