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Sensex crashes by 1,115 points on panic selling amid global sell-off

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices crashed by nearly 3 per cent on Thursday following a rout ...


Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong arrested

Hong Kong, September 24 (ANI): Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been arrested for participating in an "unauthorised" assembly ...


Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 24)

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...


Equity indices down by 1.5 pc, metals and PSU banks drag

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices plunged by nearly 1.5 per cent during early hours on Thursday ...


How the coronavirus spreads through the air: 5 essential reads

Scientists have been warning for months that the coronavirus can be spread by aerosols - tiny respiratory droplets that people ...


Equity indices reverse early gains, Bharti Airtel drops 8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices wiped out early gains and closed in the negative terrain on ...


Hong Kong Journalists Condemn Police Controls on Press Passes

Journalists' associations in Hong Kong on Tuesday hit out at changes to regulations enabling the city's police force to decide ...


Chinese Lawyer Who Reported From Wuhan Detained, 'in Good Health'

Chinese lawyer-turned-citizen journalist Chen Qiushi, who was detained after reporting from the front line of the coronavirus epidemic in the ...


HSBC orders social media blackout after suspect funds report

HSBC told its staff to stop posting on all the bank's social media accounts over fears of "negative reactions" to ...


EU denounces 'troubling' arrest of Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been taken into police custody over charges of participating in an "unlawful assembly" ...


Hong Kong's exports down 2.3 pct in August

HONG KONG, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's exports recorded a year-on-year decrease of 2.3 percent in August, according to ...


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One of New York's finest accused of spying for China

NEW YORK, New York - An ethnic Tibetan New York City police officer and U.S. Army reservist was unmasked this ...

Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...

China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

UN must declare BRI projects as illegal, asks activist

Geneva [Switzerland], September 24 (ANI): A political activist from Pakistan occupied Kashmir has demanded the United Nations to declared Belt ...

Interview | Kazakh from China fights to free his family

When Zhengis Zarhan first heard that ethnic minorities were being rounded up in China's far northwest, he was not particularly ...

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One of New York's finest accused of spying for China

NEW YORK, New York - An ethnic Tibetan New York City police officer and U.S. Army reservist was unmasked this ...

Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

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Asian markets follow Wall Street footprint, shares fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was all red ink in Asia on Thursday as all the major indices declined.In Tokyo, ...


China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...


'Anti-farmer' legislation in India triggers nationwide protests

Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): Several farmers and Congress workers held a 'tractor protest' at Mullanpur Dakha in Ludhiana, ...


Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...


Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...


9 ICONIC Soviet photographers who captured the zeitgeist

We've boiled down a larger-than-life list of Soviet photography legends that captured the spirit of their era. 1. Alexander Rodchenko ...


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