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Badminton Junior C'ships: Dhruv, Unnati, Anmol march into under-17 pre-quarterfinals

Nonthaburi [Thailand], November 30 (ANI): Young Indian shuttlers Dhruv Negi, Unnati Hooda and Anmol Kharb marched into the U-17 singles ...

Jiang Zemin, Who Guided China's Economic Rise, Dies

Jiang Zemin, who led China out of isolation after the army crushed the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests in 1989 and ...

Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin dies aged 96 state media

The statesman led the country into the new millennium after the turmoil of the 1989 Tiananmen Square mass protestsJiang Zemin, ...

Vaccinating China's Elderly Is Key to Lifting Zero-COVID

The Chinese government has repeatedly locked down tens of millions of people at a time over the past three years ...

Six common COVID myths busted by a virologist and a public health expert

Almost three years into the pandemic, myths and misinformation remain widespread. Here we, a virologist and a public health researcher, ...

As Zero-COVID Protests in China Continue, a Battle Erupts Online

washington - As protests continue in cities across China over the government's harsh "zero-COVID" policy, a separate battle is taking ...

"Want Freedom" becomes rallying cry of youngsters against stern Covid lockdowns in China

Beijing [China], November 29 (ANI): Amid ongoing protests across China, the outcries of the youngsters in the country have come ...

Hong Kong Tourism Struggling as COVID Measures Remain in Place

BANGKOK, THAILAND - Ongoing pandemic restrictions have failed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Hong Kong, say experts, as ...

China Eases Some Anti-COVID Restrictions as Protests Mount

China eased some of its pandemic rules on Monday but affirmed its "zero COVID" strategy even as protests erupted throughout ...

Demonstrators protesting against COVID-19 restrictions clash with police in Shanghai

Shanghai [China], November 28 (ANI): Hundreds of demonstrators and police clashed in Shanghai as protests over China's severe COVID-19 restrictions ...

China's draconian lockdowns galvanize widespread protests

Hong Kong, November 28 (ANI): Protests have burst out spontaneously in a number of Chinese cities. Dissatisfaction with the government's ...

Can Hong Kong Stem the Outflow of Residents

HONG KONG - Hong Kong has eased most of its stiff COVID19-related restrictions and begun promoting the territory's reopening to ...

Judiciary of HKSAR brooks no external interference

© Provided by Xinhua "We urge the relevant politicians to set aside double standards, immediately stop the smearing campaign, withdraw ...

Vatican Says China Bishop Appointment Violates 2018 Deal

Vatican City, Holy See - The Vatican on Saturday expressed regret at the appointment of a bishop in a diocese ...

Italy must lead Europe against China's bellicose ambitions: The Dialogue on Democracy

Rome [Italy], November 26 (ANI): Italian Senators through a dialogue on democracy urged the Italian government to lead Europe against ...

Hong Kong Emigres Seek Milk Tea in Craving for Taste of Home

HONG KONG - In London, Wong Wai-yi misses the taste of home.A year ago, the 31-year-old musician was in Hong ...

Russia now fourth largest forex reserve holder

The country's holdings, including those frozen by Western sanctions, have surpassed $540 billion Russia has risen to fourth place among ...

Announcement by Comrade Jiang Zemin's Funeral Committee (No. 1)

BEIJING, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- To express the incomparable esteem and profound mourning of the whole Party, the entire military ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Nov. 30

BEIJING, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Nov. 29

NEW DELHI -- The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has granted approval to the first intranasal COVID-19 vaccine iNCOVACC, ...

HKSAR chief executive submits national security report to central gov't

HONG KONG, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) John Lee said late ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Nov. 29

BEIJING, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

China rebukes Canada for ideologically-biased diplomatic strategy

BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday expressed serious concern about and firm opposition to Canada's Asia-Pacific region diplomatic ...

China recruits new reserve astronauts

JIUQUAN, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- China is projected to recruit 12 to 14 new reserve astronauts, and the selection, which ...

1st LD-Writethru: China recruits new reserve astronauts

JIUQUAN, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- China is projected to recruit 12 to 14 new reserve astronauts, and the selection, which ...

China recruits new reserve astronauts, open to those from Hong Kong, Macao

JIUQUAN, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- China is projected to recruit 12 to 14 new reserve astronauts, and the selection, which ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Nov. 28

BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Nov. 26

ISLAMABAD -- Pakistani Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Ahsan Iqbal has launched a 16-day campaign against gender-based violence ...

GLOBALink | Canadian man promotes Chinese culture with antique boat

OTTAWA, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- A Canadian man is trying to promote Chinese culture by launching sightseeing tours with an ...

Hong Kong International Airport officially launches third runway

HONG KONG, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's international airport on Friday officially launched a new third runway.The runway, extending ...

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Powell signals slowing of interest rate hikes, Nasdaq rises more than 4%

NEW YORK, New York- U.S. stocks were uneasy early Wednesday following a release of a raft of economic data but ...

Canada looks to defend Indo-Pacific, protect from China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has launched its Indo-Pacific strategy, which includes spending worth $1.7 billion, with the aim of enhancing military ...

Hyundai, LG Energy weigh building battery plants in US Georgia

SEOUL, South Korea: Online news outlet Dailian has reported that South Korean companies Hyundai Motor Co and LG Energy Solution ...

New Zealand stocks rally despite lethargy on other Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia on Wednesday took their cue from Wall Street overnight with limited moves ...

Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...

Rolls-Royce and easyJet upbeat about hydrogen-powered jet engine

LONDON, England: In a world aviation first, British company Rolls-Royce has announced that it has successfully tested a hydrogen-powered aircraft ...

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