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US envoy on rare visit to Tibet

Washington [US], May 21 (ANI): Amidst trade tensions between Beijing and Washington, US ambassador to China, Terry Branstad, is on ...


Southeast Asia Struggles with Trash Rejected by China

Southeast Asian nations are facing increased dumping of waste from industrialized nations, with Malaysia and the Philippines threatening to send ...


China Bars Taiwan From World Health Assembly

GENEVA - Taiwan is protesting China's decision to exclude the island from participation in the annual World Health Assembly, calling ...


China's Shale Gas Production Comes Up Short

After years of poor prospects and meager returns, China's state oil companies continue to pursue shale gas development despite signs ...


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Thousands of jobs to go at Ford

DEARBORN, Michigan - Ford Motor Company is to slash its global workforce by about 10% over the next three months. ...

Sell-off in Nasdaq leads Wall Street lower

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks led Wall Street lower on Monday. The Nasdaq Composite fell sharply. One bright ...

Aussie stock market hits 11-year high

SYDNEY, Australia - Australian stocks soared on Monday, the first trading day since the sitting Liberal-National Party Coalition was re-elected ...

30 months age limit on beef exports in Ireland removed

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland has changed the terms of the export health certificate for beef so that the previous age ...

Real estate woes impacting banks in Qatar, sasy Fitch

DOHA, Qatar - The oversupply of real estate in Gulf countries which has seen a collapse in property prices, commensutate ...

Japanese automaker hits back at Trump declaration

TOPKYO, Japan - The Japanese automotive giant Toyota Motor Corporation has rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s declaration that imported cars ...

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At least 11 dead in mass shooting in northern Brazilian city

BELEM, Brazil - At least eleven people have been killed in a mass shooting in Brazil. Gunmen opened fire on ...

U.S. Navy Seal pleads guilty to causing death of colleague

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Navy SEAL who killed a Green Beret in extraordinary circumstances in the West African nation ...

Attack on UN mission in Mali which left peacekeeper dead condemned

BAMAKO, Mali - A violent attack in the West African nation of Mali on Saturday has left at least one ...

Report: GCC countries to host U.S. troops to counter Iranian threat

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A newspaper in Saudi Arabia in a report published on Saturday says the kingdom and other ...

Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...

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AP Explains: US Sanctions on Huawei Bite, But Who Gets Hurt

Trump administration sanctions against Huawei have begun to bite even though their dimensions remain unclear. U.S. companies that supply the ...


US envoy on rare visit to Tibet

Washington [US], May 21 (ANI): Amidst trade tensions between Beijing and Washington, US ambassador to China, Terry Branstad, is on ...


Southeast Asia Struggles with Trash Rejected by China

Southeast Asian nations are facing increased dumping of waste from industrialized nations, with Malaysia and the Philippines threatening to send ...


China Bars Taiwan From World Health Assembly

GENEVA - Taiwan is protesting China's decision to exclude the island from participation in the annual World Health Assembly, calling ...


Muller du Plessis: 'I?m itching to play for the Blitzboks again'

Cape Town - The enjoyment of playing for the Springbok Sevens team, being part of a special group of players ...


China's Shale Gas Production Comes Up Short

After years of poor prospects and meager returns, China's state oil companies continue to pursue shale gas development despite signs ...


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