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US report reaffirms China's expansionist attitude

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): A recent report submitted by the US Defence Department on military and security developments made ...


Vietnam: Regular international flights suggested to resume from December 15

Hanoi [Vietnam], December 8 (ANI/VOVWORLD): Vietnam's Ministry of Transport (MoT) has proposed the pilot resumption of regular international flights carrying ...


China continues unprecedented campaign of repression against media under Xi Jinping

Beijing [China], December 8 (ANI): China's violations against its own international commitments to freedom of opinion and expression has significantly ...


Washington Hopeful of Close Relations With Germany's Scholz

U.S. officials are hopeful of developing a good working relationship with Germany's incoming chancellor, Olaf Scholz, whose new coalition government ...


Book supporting western powers' 1900 invasion of China missing from Hong Kong stores

Hong Kong, December 7 (ANI): Book supporting western powers 1900 invasion of China misses from Hong Kong book stores. Taiwan-owned ...


Biden's Summit for Democracy Draws Authoritarian Ire

More than 70 years ago, Britain's Winston Churchill warned that an iron curtain was descending across Europe splitting the continent ...


Hong Kong Threatens Wall Street Journal With 'Incitement'

Hong Kong's city's government has warned The Wall Street Journal it may have broken the law by publishing an editorial ...


Improved electoral system in Hong Kong aims at plurality

© Provided by Xinhua "The Chinese people are highly confident in socialist democracy with Chinese characteristics and the democracy system ...


COVID-19: Fiji confirms two cases of Omicron variant

By Fiji-OmicronSuva, [Fiji] December 6 (ANI): Fiji reported two confirmed cases of Omicron, the COVID-19 variant first discovered in South ...


Chinese astronauts to give space lecture on Dec. 9

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- A special lecture will begin at 3:40 p.m. (Beijing Time) on ...


'Chinese firms exploiting workers overseas, multiple reports of violations pour in'

Beijing [China], December 4 (ANI): Chinese companies are exploiting workers overseas with multiple reports of violations pouring in from areas ...


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Europe says $340 billion program will not burden countries with debt

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union has announced the creation of a program worth $340 billion, called "Global Gateway," to act ...

Cold War fears emerge as democracy summit looms

On Wednesday and Thursday of this week, U.S. President Joe Biden will host a virtual "Summit for Democracy." The gathering ...

Laos-China railway begins operating in December

VIENTIANE, Laos: A railway connecting Laos and China will begin operations, though significantly adding to Laos' debt burden.The railway line, ...

Ireland Senate resolution supports Taiwan independence, opposes China

Dublin, Ireland: The Irish Senate has unanimously passed a resolution seeking to expand Dublin's relations with Taipei, and voicing their ...

Pakistan turns down US' invitation to take part in Summit for Democracy

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 8 (ANI): Pakistan, China's all-weather ally, on Wednesday turned down US' invitation to take part in the ...

Women's Asian Champions Trophy: India to not play China on Dec 9 after team member test COVID positive

Donghae [South Korea], December 8 (ANI): Hockey India has announced that the women's team match against China in the Asian ...

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Large UK Christmas parties being canceled due to Omicron

LONDON, England: Due to the uncertainty caused by the Omicron variant of COVID-19,, major companies, including NatWest, Aviva, Deloitte and ...

Over 1,300 evacuated after volcano rains fire on Indonesian villages

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Rescue personnel in Indonesia are facing the arduous task of looking for survivors in villages blanketed by searing ...

Cold War fears emerge as democracy summit looms

On Wednesday and Thursday of this week, U.S. President Joe Biden will host a virtual "Summit for Democracy." The gathering ...

Ten covid infected cruise passengers placed in isolation in USA

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana: At least ten passengers and crew members onboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship that docked in New ...

British hotels report holiday cancellations due to Covid Omicron

LONDON, England: Fears about the Omicron variant of COVID-19 have led to cancellations at UK hotels, as Christmas plans are ...

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Europe says $340 billion program will not burden countries with debt

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union has announced the creation of a program worth $340 billion, called "Global Gateway," to act ...


Stock markets in Asia forge ahead on back of global rally

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued the merry-go-round on Wednesday as investors the world over swarmed stock markets ...


Problem with hood detaching causes Honda recall of 725,000 vehicles

TORRANCE, California: Honda is recalling some 725,000 SUVs and pick-up trucks due to faulty hoods that could open while vehicles ...


Angry Elon Musk moves Tesla headquarters out of California

AUSTIN, Texas: Tesla has confirmed that it moved its headquarters from Palo Alto, California to a location next to its ...


U.S. stocks tack on to global rally, Nasdaq jumps 456 points

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks were all the rage in New York on Tuesday, pushing the broader industrial ...


Berkshire's Charlie Munger says Costco will compete against Amazon

OMAHA, Nebraska: Expect retail giant Costco to develop a major internet presence and become an important competitor to Amazon, according ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...