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Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...


China hosts Middle East foreign ministers in rare gathering

BEIJING, China: This week, the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain are visiting China for meetings with ...


WhatsApp helps US govt spy on users, no questions asked

A search warrant from 2021 shows WhatsApp was ordered to track unidentified users for unknown reasonsWhatsApp was ordered by a ...


China Drops Plans to Sell Olympic Tickets as COVID Cases Rise

BEIJING, CHINA - China on Monday canceled plans to sell tickets to the public for the Winter Olympics in Beijing, ...


Israeli Hospital: 4th Vaccination Does Not Prevent Spread of Omicron

WASHINGTON - Preliminary findings suggest that a fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine does little to stave off infection from the ...


Telangana minister KTR invited to Diriyah E-Prix in Saudi Arabia

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 18 (ANI): Formula E Chief Championship Officer (COO) Alberto Longo has invited Telangana Industry and Commerce ...


Three Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan's air defence zone, 14th intrusion in month

Taipei [Taiwan], January 18 (ANI): Three Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Monday, marking the ...


China has continuously targeted Tibetan Buddhism since Mao's Cultural Revolution: Report

Lhasa [Tibet], January 18 (ANI): China has been targeting Tibetan Buddhism since Mao's Cultural Revolution and the oppression has continued ...


Winter Olympics creates bonanza for global equipment brands

© Provided by Xinhua NANJING, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Decked out in a stylish snowsuit and ski goggles, 32-year-old Li ...


China reports 127 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Beijing [China], January 18 (ANI): China on Monday reported 127 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, local media reported citing the ...


China's spectacular economic performance key to global economic stability

© Provided by Xinhua China's spectacular economic performance in 2021 goes a long way in stabilizing the world economy, and ...


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French ski season saved due to change in Covid rules for foreigners

PARIS, France: After Paris changed its travel restrictions, announcing that UK travellers would only need to present a negative Covid-19 ...

UK, India begin talks to expand trade

NEW DELHI, India: The first day of talks between the UK and India on a potential free trade agreement took ...

At auction, $3.3 million paid for single page of Spiderman comic

DALLAS, Texas: The original drawings of a single comic book page from a 1984 issue of Spiderman has sold for ...

Nikkei 225 advances more than two hundred points, Hang Seng slips

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher Monday, although the Hang Seng in Hong Kong lagged.The U.S. ...

Seeking money for programming, Netflix raises monthly price to $15.49

LOS ANGELES, California: Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price from $13.99 to $15.49 per month in the United States. ...

British energy company scolded by customers after sending warm socks

LONDON, England: The large British energy firm E.ON Next has delivered an apology after sending warm socks to 30,000 customers ...

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West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

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Pak Drug Regulatory Authority approves herbal drug's trial for Covid

KARACHI, Pakistan - On Monday, local health officials reported the successful conclusion of a clinical trial of Chinese traditional herbal ...


Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...


Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...


China hosts Middle East foreign ministers in rare gathering

BEIJING, China: This week, the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain are visiting China for meetings with ...


Chinese education company fires 60,000 due to government restrictions

BEIJING, China: In response to Beijing's sweeping overhaul of the private education industry, New Oriental Education, China's largest private education ...


WhatsApp helps US govt spy on users, no questions asked

A search warrant from 2021 shows WhatsApp was ordered to track unidentified users for unknown reasonsWhatsApp was ordered by a ...


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