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Badminton Junior C'ships: Dhruv, Unnati, Anmol march into under-17 pre-quarterfinals

Nonthaburi [Thailand], November 30 (ANI): Young Indian shuttlers Dhruv Negi, Unnati Hooda and Anmol Kharb marched into the U-17 singles ...


Jiang Zemin, Who Guided China's Economic Rise, Dies

Jiang Zemin, who led China out of isolation after the army crushed the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests in 1989 and ...


Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin dies aged 96 state media

The statesman led the country into the new millennium after the turmoil of the 1989 Tiananmen Square mass protestsJiang Zemin, ...


Vaccinating China's Elderly Is Key to Lifting Zero-COVID

The Chinese government has repeatedly locked down tens of millions of people at a time over the past three years ...


Six common COVID myths busted by a virologist and a public health expert

Almost three years into the pandemic, myths and misinformation remain widespread. Here we, a virologist and a public health researcher, ...


As Zero-COVID Protests in China Continue, a Battle Erupts Online

washington - As protests continue in cities across China over the government's harsh "zero-COVID" policy, a separate battle is taking ...


"Want Freedom" becomes rallying cry of youngsters against stern Covid lockdowns in China

Beijing [China], November 29 (ANI): Amid ongoing protests across China, the outcries of the youngsters in the country have come ...


Hong Kong Tourism Struggling as COVID Measures Remain in Place

BANGKOK, THAILAND - Ongoing pandemic restrictions have failed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Hong Kong, say experts, as ...


China Eases Some Anti-COVID Restrictions as Protests Mount

China eased some of its pandemic rules on Monday but affirmed its "zero COVID" strategy even as protests erupted throughout ...


Demonstrators protesting against COVID-19 restrictions clash with police in Shanghai

Shanghai [China], November 28 (ANI): Hundreds of demonstrators and police clashed in Shanghai as protests over China's severe COVID-19 restrictions ...


China's draconian lockdowns galvanize widespread protests

Hong Kong, November 28 (ANI): Protests have burst out spontaneously in a number of Chinese cities. Dissatisfaction with the government's ...


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Canada looks to defend Indo-Pacific, protect from China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has launched its Indo-Pacific strategy, which includes spending worth $1.7 billion, with the aim of enhancing military ...

Covid rises in China with 35,183 new COVID-19 cases in one day

BEIJING, China: The National Health Commission said China recorded 35,183 new COVID-19 infections on 25th November.This figure, a new record ...

Holiday iPhone shipments threatened by unrest at Foxconn plant

TAIPEI, Taiwan: After thousands of employees quit, Foxconn's flagship Zhengzhou iPhone plant in China anticipates a reduction in November shipments, ...

US targets Huawei, ZTE technology, bans all imports

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. is banning the importation of all communications equipment made by Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE, citing ...

UN: China should release all Xinjiang detainees

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A United Nations committee has urged China to release Uyghurs held in detention facilities in ...

Rare workers' protest seen at Foxconn's China iPhone factory

BEIJING, China: Social media posts have shown hundreds of workers protesting against a plan to delay bonus payments at Foxconn's ...

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King could step in if Malaysia parliament cannot choose leader

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: As support for a conservative Islamic alliance prevented major coalitions from winning a simple majority in its ...

Six feet of snow falls in western New York for first storm of year

BUFFALO, New York: Just ahead of the busy Thanksgiving holiday week, western New York state was hit by a snowstorm, ...

After 73 years, Biden tells Palestinians to wait until conditions are right

NEW YORK CITY: Granting Palestine full state membership status at the UN would be a "practical" step that could preserve ...

Naomi Biden, granddaughter of president, married at White House

WASHINGTON D.C.: Naomi Biden, the 28-year-old granddaughter of U.S. President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden, was married on ...

Scores dead after 5.6 magnitude quake rocks Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia - The casualty toll in Monday's magnitude 5.6 earthquake in Indonesia keeps rising.At the latest count on Tuesday, ...

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Powell signals slowing of interest rate hikes, Nasdaq rises more than 4%

NEW YORK, New York- U.S. stocks were uneasy early Wednesday following a release of a raft of economic data but ...


Canada looks to defend Indo-Pacific, protect from China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has launched its Indo-Pacific strategy, which includes spending worth $1.7 billion, with the aim of enhancing military ...


Hyundai, LG Energy weigh building battery plants in US Georgia

SEOUL, South Korea: Online news outlet Dailian has reported that South Korean companies Hyundai Motor Co and LG Energy Solution ...


New Zealand stocks rally despite lethargy on other Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia on Wednesday took their cue from Wall Street overnight with limited moves ...


Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...


Rolls-Royce and easyJet upbeat about hydrogen-powered jet engine

LONDON, England: In a world aviation first, British company Rolls-Royce has announced that it has successfully tested a hydrogen-powered aircraft ...


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