Mon, 24 Jan 2022

Army lays landmines along with oil, gas pipelines in Shan State: SHRF

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to the Shan Human Rights Foundation (SHRF), the junta recently planted landmines across oil and ...

India refuses to buy Nepali power produced by Chinese equipment

KATHMANDU, Nepal - As Nepal's private sector prepares to sell electricity in India's power exchange market, its southern neighbor has ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Nepali importers suffer from delayed shipments from China

LISTIKOT, Nepal Traders importing goods from China complain about the delayed shipments by Chinese authorities. The shipments supposed to reach ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

TTP wants to create fear in Pakistan, terror incidents may continue in coming weeks: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): Amid the recent rise in incidents of terrorism in the country, Pakistan media has raised ...

US' allies haven't danced to Washington's tune on Olympic boycott: Chinese media

Beijing [China], January 24 (ANI): As the villages for the Beijing Winter Olympic opened for pre-Games trials on Sunday, a ...

Protestors in Turkey call for boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Istanbul [Turkey], January 24 (ANI): A few days before the start of the Beijing Winter Olympics, dozens of protestors took ...

Beijing faces severe Covid crisis

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): The COVID-19 situation in the Chinese capital Beijing is severe and complex and the city ...

China targets Taiwan with new disinformation campaign

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): China is conducting disinformation campaigns against Taiwan by infiltrating social media, internet forums and online ...

Australia's hefty price for AUKUS

The focus of Australia's reinvigorated friendship with the UK and US exposes the true purpose of the new partnership: global ...

Australian Open defends decision on Peng Shuai t-shirts

Fans were asked to remove banners and t-shirts bearing the name of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai at Melbourne ParkThe ...

Taiwan expresses gratitude to UK, Australia for reaffirming stance on Strait peace

Taipei [Taiwan], January 23 (ANI): Taiwan on Sunday expressed gratitude to the UK and Australia for reaffirming their stance on ...

China targets UK Minister for making anit-Beijing remarks, says Britain following Cold War playbook

London [UK], January 23 (ANI): China has said that the UK is following the Cold War playbook, which it will ...

China vies for a foothold in Afghanistan through aid to Northern Province

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 23 (ANI): China vies for a foothold in Afghanistan through humanitarian aid to Northern Province as the ...

Chinese vies for a foothold in Afghanistan through aid to Northern Province

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 23 (ANI): China vies for a foothold in Afghanistan through humanitarian aid to Northern Province as the ...

Taiwan reports 2nd largest incursion by Chinese military aircraft

Taipei [Taiwan], January 23 (ANI): The Ministry of National Defense (MND) on Sunday reported the second-largest incursion by Chinese military ...

Let's not point fingers: AIFF President after India-Chinese Taipei match cancellation

New Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): AIFF President Praful Patel expressed disappointment after the Group A match between India and ...

Beijing-based freelance journalist Song Yangbiao 'disappears' after his post on illegally built villas in Chengdu

Chengdu [China], January 23 (ANI): A China-based independent journalist Song Yangbiao went missing after he posted about illegally built villas ...

Nova Esports earn $1.53M top prize at PMGC Grand Finals

Nova Esports claimed the $1.53 million top prize Sunday at the PUBG Mobile Global Championship 2021 Grand Finals. Zeng "Order" ...

Failure to create 'political cohesiveness and unity' led to collapse of Afghan republic: Ex-NSA Mohib

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 23 (ANI): Hamdullah Mohib, the National Security Advisor (NSA) for the previous Afghan government on Sunday said ...

COVID-19: Omicron driven wave will turn to villages after metros, says expert

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): The Omicron variant driven wave of COVID-19 will now turn to small ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: China PR turn on style against IR Iran

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 23 (ANI): Eight-time champions China PR further underlined their AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 title ...

Shanghai home to 831 regional multinational headquarters

© Provided by Xinhua SHANGHAI, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai recorded 60 new regional headquarters of multinationals in 2021, bringing ...

Staff of China-Laos Railway celebrate upcoming Chinese New Year

© Provided by Xinhua VIENTIANE, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- China-Laos Railway Luang Prabang Operation Management Center, run by China Railway ...

Rahul Gandhi demands Centre to bring back missing Arunachal boy found by Chinese Army

New Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): Soon after Defence Ministry's statement that the Chinese Army has communicated to them that ...

PLA upgrades its military facilities in South China Sea: Report

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): People's Liberation Army has established and upgraded its outposts in the geopolitically significant South China ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: Match between India, Chinese Taipei cancelled after positive cases in Blue Tigresses' camp

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 23 (ANI): Group A clash between India and Chinese Taipei in the ongoing AFC Women's Asian ...

China's investments in Serbia under fire for 'miserable and dangerous' working conditions

Zrenjanin [Serbia], January 23 (ANI): Touted as China's biggest industrial investment in Europe, the USD 900 million Ling Long Tire ...

OnePlus 10R expected to feature MediaTek Dimensity 9000 SoC, tipped to launch in Q2 2022

Shenzhen [China], January 23 (ANI): It's just been a few days since OnePlus launched its OnePlus 10 series, comprising two ...

Beijing reports 72 positive COVID-19 cases related to Winter Olympics: officials

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): The Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 Organizing Committee (BOCOG) announced on Sunday that a total of ...

Talks with Taliban Begin in Norway

OSLO - A Taliban delegation led by acting Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi on Sunday started three days of talks ...

Afghanistan exports suffer due to lack of proper air transit

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 23 (ANI): Afghanistan exports have been suffering due to lack of air transit as air corridors have ...

Rural school teacher heartens "left-behind" children with poems

© Provided by Xinhua CHANGSHA, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- "The cotton spits out the harvest." -- Moved by the verse ...

China's misunderstanding of Lithuania allows Taipei to develop closer relations with Vilnius

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): China has erred in its understanding of Lithuania as the country's actions have further deepened ...

China continues unabated cultural genocide in Tibet

Lhasa [Tibet], January 23 (ANI): China's oppression in Tibet has gone on for decades and so has the Tibetan freedom ...

China's pursuit of Cambodian naval base causes geopolitical tension: Report

Phnom Penh [Cambodia], January 23 (ANI): China's pursuit of a Cambodian naval base causes geopolitical tension as Beijing has started ...

Socially isolated older adults may have fewer teeth: Study

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): Researchers have found that older people who are socially isolated tend to lose their teeth ...

China: Olympic villages of 2022 Winter Games start working, says report

Beijing [China], January 23 (ANI): Three Olympic villages of the 2022 Winter Games have started working in China and have ...

Study reveals which alcoholic drink is best at preventing Covid

Researchers have established a connection between alcohol consumption and Covid-related risksA team of Chinese scientists has analyzed the association between ...

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Crystal Cruises cancels sailings through April

HONG KONG: Crystal Cruises is suspending planned sailings of its two ocean-going ships and one expedition ship through 29th April, ...

Jury awards customer $9 million after accidentally being served bleach

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US home prices hit record high in 2021 with median price of $346,900

CHICAGO, Illinois: The real estate market saw a boom last year, with the median home sales price soaring to $346,900 ...

'Total' urges sanctions against Myanmar's oil and gas funds

PARIS, France - TotalEnergies, a French energy behemoth, has asked the US and French governments to approve targeted sanctions against ...

U.S. stocks sink, Nasdaq Composite sheds 385 points

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