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Hong Kong: Protests underway despite suspension of controversial bill

Hong Kong, June 16 (ANI): Thousands of protestors took to streets on Sunday demanding the permanent scrapping of the controversial ...

Simon West to helm Chinese tomb-raid film 'Legend Hunters'

Washington D.C. [USA], June 16 (ANI): British director Simon West who helmed 'Lara Croft: Tomb Raider' is all set to ...

Indian Navy benefits from strategic logistics pacts with US, France

By Ajit K DubeyNew Delhi [India], Jun 16 (ANI): The Indian Navy is benefitting from strategic logistics agreements signed by ...

Pak airspace to remain closed for all Indian flights till June 28

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jun 16 (ANI): Pakistan on Sunday extended the ban on its airspace for all Indian flights till June ...

Trump's first term: Hits and misses

"Promises made, promises kept," goes one of President Donald Trump's main 2020 reelection slogans. Is that true?Here are some of ...

Tajikistan, China Sign Agreements To Bolster Ties

Tajikistan and China have signed 18 agreements to bolster bilateral ties.The documents were signed on June 15 in Dushanbe after ...

China has lots of policy room if trade war worsens - Yi Gang

China has "tremendous" room to adjust monetary policy if the trade war with the US deepens, People's Bank of China ...

Hong Kong to suspend controversial extradition bill

Hong Kong, Jun 15 (ANI): The embattled government of Hong Kong on Saturday is expected to announce a suspension to ...

Hong Kong's embattled leader suspends divisive extradition bill

Hong Kong's embattled leader on Saturday said a divisive bill that would allow extraditions to China would be "suspended" in ...

Hong Kong to suspend divisive extradition bill, say reports

Hong Kong's embattled government looks set to suspend a proposed law on extradition to mainland China that sparked widespread anger ...

Chinese language made mandatory in many schools in Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], Jun 15 (ANI): Many schools across the country have made it mandatory for students to learn Mandarin lured ...

Bhutan to double teacher pay

In many countries teachers have a rough time but not in Bhutan, the small Himalayan kingdom famous for striving for ...

Modi reaches India after attending SCO meet

New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): After concluding his two-day visit to attend Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Bishkek, ...

Chinese Ambassador Reaches Out Over Boat Sinking in South China Sea

Beijing's ambassador to the Philippines has reached out to Manila amid diplomatic and bilateral fallout over the sinking of a ...

Modi, Imran exchanged pleasantries at SCO meet: Pak FM

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 15 (ANI): Though there was no "structured meeting", Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Imran ...

Hong Kong Extradition Protests Spark Fears in Democratic Taiwan

Hong Kong students and residents living in democratic Taiwan have petitioned the island's president to place immigration restrictions on officials ...

Feathers came before birds, finds study

Washington D.C. [USA], June 14 (ANI): A new study has discovered that feathers came into being around 100 million years ...

Modi emplanes for India after SCO Summit, bilateral engagements

Bishkek [Kyrgyzstan], Jun 14 (ANI): Wrapping up his visit to Kyrgyzstan after taking part in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) ...

Shanghai Cooperation Organization Members Sign Joint Declaration

BISHKEK -- The leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) countries have signed a joint declaration at their summit in ...

China tells US to stop trying to 'mess up' Hong Kong

Beijing on Friday denounced what it called "violent interference" by US lawmakers critical of what they see as a worsening ...

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China's most profitable bank settles charges with SEC for $42 million

WASHINGTON DC - The World's largest bank by assets, ICBC, which is also China's most profitable bank, has been hit ...

Ireland bolstering trade opportunities with Tokyo, Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea - An Irish delegation wrapped up a trade mission to Japan and South Korea, in Seoul on ...

U.S. president in bid to save Pennsylvania jobs

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was lobbying Lockheed Martin to keep its Sikorsky helicopter plant in ...

BD chalks up 50th year of manufacturing at Dun Laoghaire

DUBLIN, Ireland - Becton, Dickinson and Company, more commonly known as BD, a leading global medical technology company, marked its 50th anniversary ...

Dollar-buying dominates financial markets on geopolitical concerns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell and the dollar soared on Friday as tensions in the Gulf built up ...

Stryker to invest hundreds of millions of euro in research

CO.CORK, Ireland - Stryker is to invest over €200m in Research, Development and Innovation projects at three of its five Cork ...

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