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China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

Electricity cutbacks in China as price of coal soars

BEIJING, China: Throughout the world, countries are suffering from the disruptions of global supply chains.A growing list of commodities and ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

Beijing tightens curbs on inbound travel as COVID-19 cases surge

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): Amid the renewed surge of COVID-19 cases in China, Beijing is set to tighten its ...

Interview: UNGA president says China plays crucial role in multilateralism

© Provided by Xinhua "Both climate change and COVID-19 have shown us that we, as a species, as humanity, we ...

No demonization of China's global role can stand reality check

© Provided by Xinhua -- Anyone with a basic comprehension of Chinese culture knows that harmony is its core value; ...

Study sheds light on benefits of eating nuts for breast cancer survivors

Washington [US], October 24 (ANI): Is eating nuts beneficial for breast cancer survivors? A new study suggests it is. According ...

US, Taiwan hold high-level meet on UN, international participation

Taipei [Taiwan], October 24 (ANI): The United States and Taiwan held a high-level meeting on expanding the island's participation at ...

China to resume work on Dasu hydropower project

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 24 (ANI): The Chinese firm that had stopped work on the Dasu hydropower project citing "security concerns" ...

43 countries denounce China for human rights violations of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang

Hong Kong, October 24 (ANI): A group of 43 countries has denounced China for its human rights abuse of Uyghur ...

China plans to block private investment in media: Report

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): In an attempt to tighten the grip on all sectors of the media, Chinese authorities ...

China's Health Commission anticipates surge in COVID-19 cases

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): The National Health Commission of China has anticipated the increase in the number of COVID-19 ...

Hong Kong to hold chief executive election in March

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) will hold its chief executive election on March ...

Int'l firms eye opportunities in China's consumption market

© Provided by Xinhua TIANJIN, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- From introducing imported products to China in the early years, adjusting ...

Death toll from gas blast in China rises to 5

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): The death toll from a gas explosion that occurred at a restaurant in the city ...

China adopts new law on its land border areas

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): China on Saturday adopted a new law on the protection and exploitation of the country's ...

International Olympic Committee to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 50 pc by 2030

Athens [Greece], October 24 (ANI): The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced that it will cut its direct and indirect ...

Two cargo ships collide in Turkey's Marmara Sea

Ankara [Turkey], October 24 (ANI/Xinhua): Two foreign-flagged cargo ships collided on Sunday in the Marmara Sea, off Turkey's northwestern Canakkale ...

Xi Story: A Swiss army knife for the world

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Imagine, Xi Jinping stated in a 2017 speech at the Palace ...

China to pilot test levying property tax in selected cities amid Evergrande crisis

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): China has decided to pilot testing property tax levies in selected cities during the coming ...

New local COVID-19 cases attributable to Delta variant: health official

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Epidemiological investigation and viral genome sequencing results in hand have indicated ...

Over 1.06 bln people in China complete COVID-19 vaccination

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Over 1.06 billion people in China had completed their vaccination against ...

Egyptian writer warns of "risks" of following Western media

© Provided by Xinhua "The Western media is no better, if also no worse, than Hollywood, which, if it so ...

China's Gansu province suspends all tourism activities as COVID-19 cases surge

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): Gansu, China's Northwest province, has announced the suspension of all tourism activities after a surge ...

Prime Minister greets ITBP on their Raising Day

New Delhi [India], October 24 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted all the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) ...

Xi Jinping -- Committed to advancing UN cause for better world

© Provided by Xinhua by Xinhua writer Shi XiaomengBEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- "It falls on each and every responsible ...

6.2 magnitude quake hits eastern Taiwan

Taipei [Taiwan], October 24 (ANI/Xinhua): A 6.2-magnitude earthquake jolted Yilan County in eastern Taiwan at 1.11 pm on Sunday, according ...

Philippines scales up diplomatic protests against Beijing over South China Sea

Manila [Philippines], October 24 (ANI): Scaling up its number of protests against Beijing's actions in the South China Sea (SCS), ...

Beijing reports 4 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Beijing reported four locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases on Saturday, local ...

China greenlights five ChiNext IPOs

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- China's securities regulator has approved the initial public offering (IPO) registration ...

Chinese, Russian naval vessels pass together Osumi Strait for 1st time: Japan

Tokyo [Japan], October 24 (ANI): Chinese and Russian naval vessels have passed together through the Osumi Strait off Japan's southwestern ...

Outpouring of enthusiasm for Chinese books at Frankfurt Book Fair

© Provided by Xinhua A group of 51 Chinese publishers managed to bring around 1,500 Chinese books and dozens of ...

One over ground LeT worker arrested in J-K's Baramulla

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 24 (ANI): One over ground worker (OGW) of Lashkar-e-Taiba's (LeT's) offshoot, The Resistance Front ...

India should focus on 'SAGAR' to foster maritime ties, convince neighbours against 'debt trap': CDS Rawat

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 23 (ANI): Amid efforts by China to increase its footprint in the Indian Ocean, Chief of ...

US warns regarding efforts by China to collect bio-database

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): The companies in China are collecting genetic data from around the world furthering the Chinese ...

Japan scrambles fighter jets over Chinese chopper takeoff near island group in East China Sea

Tokyo [Japan], October 23 (ANI): Japan on Saturday scrambled its fighter jets in response to the takeoff of a Chinese ...

US warns companies, universities about risks of working with Chinese entities

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): US officials warned companies and universities about the risks of working with Chinese entities in ...

G-7 agree to eradicate forced labour amid China's crackdown on Uyghurs

London [UK], October 23 (ANI): In a veiled rebuke of China's crackdown of Uyghurs minorities, trade ministers from the Group ...

EDward Gaming advances to semifinals at Worlds

The 2021 League of Legends World Championship Quarterfinals saw a clash of titans from the LPL as EDward Gaming and ...

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Sinclair nationwide tv network shut down by ransomware attack

HUNT VALLEY, Maryland: An outage on 16th October that affected Sinclair Broadcast Group, which operates many local TV stations across ...

In spite of parts shortages, Tesla reports $1.62 billion profit in Q3

PALO ALTO, California: Despite a global pandemic and ongoing chip shortage, Tesla has reported a net income of $1.62 billion ...

US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Russia says more gas to Europe after approval of Nord Stream 2

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia has indicated that in exchange for increasing gas supplies to Europe to ease the current energy crisis, ...

Mixed day on U.S. markets, Nasdaq the biggest loser, down 147 points

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