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China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...


EAM Jaishankar to participate in BRICS Foreign Ministers' meeting on Thursday

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will participate in a virtual meeting of the BRICS ...


Can Africa replace Russia as the EU's main source of gas

If such a move were easy, it would have been attempted a long time ago.In 2021, Russia supplied about 45% ...


World as vulnerable as before Covid WHO

An international panel on pandemic readiness has published a gloomy assessmentWhen it comes to future pandemics, a lack of progress ...


USAID Chief Discusses Efforts to Counter Actions by Russia, China

U.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Samantha Power highlighted to lawmakers Tuesday a number of areas of concern, including the ...


US charges its citizen, 4 Chinese nationals for espionage

Washington [US], May 18 (ANI): The United States charged four Chinese nationals and a US citizen allegedly for spying on ...


US calls for Taiwan's observor status at WHA

Washington [US], May 18 (ANI): The US government on Wednesday extended its support for Taiwan's inclusion in the World Health ...


Tirumurti receives MoS Muraleedharan in New York

New York [US], May 18 (ANI): India's Permanent Representative to the UN TS Tirumurti received Union Minister of State for ...


Pakistan FM Bhutto meets US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, discuss strengthening economic ties

New York [US], May 18 (ANI): Pakistan's recently appointed Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari met his US counterpart Secretary of ...


Traditional Chinese wisdom inspires new approach to energy efficiency

© Provided by Xinhua Denmark, one of the world's most energy-efficient countries, should join forces with China, a global leader ...


MoS Muraleedharan to participate in Ministerial on 'global food security' with US Secretary of State Blinken

New York [US], May 18 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan will participate in a high ...


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Working together, Spain, Portugal set plan to control gas prices

MADRID, Spain: In a coordinated move last week, Spain and Portugal approved a temporary cap on natural gas prices.The move ...

Emirates lost $1 billion, says that's an 80 percent improvement

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Emirates Air, one of the world's largest airlines, said it lost $1.1 billion over the past ...

Bargain-hunting drives Wall Street higher, Nasdaq climbs 322 points

NEW YORK, New York - Bargain-hunters drove up the prices of stocks on U.S. markets on Tuesday."Our inputs today support ...

Indian ban on wheat exports expected to hike prices worldwide

NEW DELHI, India: India has banned the exporting of wheat, despite stating it was targeting record international shipments this year, ...

High import taxes prevent Tesla from selling cars in India

NEW DELHI, India: Tesla made known this week that it will not sell electric automobiles in India due to the ...

Hang Seng jumps sharply on possible China move to relax tech reform

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A potential easing of the Chinese government's crackdown on technology companies drove stocks in Hong Kong ...

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Schools, restaurants in Belgrade evacuated following bomb threats

BELGRADE, Serbia: Belgrade was paralyzed this week by a series of bomb threats, including against schools, bridges, restaurants and a ...

Jeff Bezos tells Biden that inflation most hurts poor

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a tweet this week, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos criticized President Joe Biden for the second time in ...

As food prices rise, Iranians take to the streets to protest

TEHRAN, Iran: According to social media posts, protests that began last week across Iran over a reduction in state subsidies ...

China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...

First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...

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China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...


High import taxes prevent Tesla from selling cars in India

NEW DELHI, India: Tesla made known this week that it will not sell electric automobiles in India due to the ...


China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...


EAM Jaishankar to participate in BRICS Foreign Ministers' meeting on Thursday

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will participate in a virtual meeting of the BRICS ...


Can Africa replace Russia as the EU's main source of gas

If such a move were easy, it would have been attempted a long time ago.In 2021, Russia supplied about 45% ...


World as vulnerable as before Covid WHO

An international panel on pandemic readiness has published a gloomy assessmentWhen it comes to future pandemics, a lack of progress ...


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