Thu, 17 Oct 2019

Federer to play French Open next year

Paris - Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer said on Thursday he will play the French Open in Paris next year."I ...

China: Efforts 'Accelerated' on US Trade Deal

BEIJING - China said Thursday that its negotiators have "accelerated efforts" to hammer out the details of a partial deal ...

Sensex ends above 39,000 mark, Yes Bank jumps over 15 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices extended morning gains on Thursday with fresh optimism in auto and ...

Curious Kids: does chewing gum stay inside you for years?

If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it to curiouskids@theconversation.edu.au.Great question, Olivia! The short answer ...

In Fight Against Swine Fever, North Korea Seen as Weak Link

SEOUL - South Korea is deploying snipers, installing traps and flying drones along its border as it ramps up efforts ...

Hong Kong Lawmakers Dragged from Chamber; Lam Heckled Again

HONG KONG - Pro-democracy lawmakers were dragged out of Hong Kong's legislature by security guards Thursday after they heckled the ...

Australia Promises More Money for Overwhelmed Spy Agency

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - A government minister Thursday promised an unprecedented funding increase for Australia's main spy agency, which is struggling ...

South Korean Soccer Team Tells of 'Rough' Match in Pyongyang

SEOUL - South Korea's national soccer team described their World Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang as a "rough" ...

Chinese Officials Must Notify State Department Before Meetings in US

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States is requiring all Chinese diplomats in the country and Chinese officials traveling to the ...

US, China Working on Phase 1 Trade Deal Text

WASHINGTON - U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators are working on nailing down a Phase 1 trade deal text for their ...

Equities flat as investors keep bets low, metal scrips decline

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were largely flat during early hours on Thursday amid lacklustre global ...

US Renews Call for 'Humane' Solution to Hong Kong

STATE DEPARTMENT - U.S. officials are renewing their call for a "humane" solution to the situation in Hong Kong, where ...

England, Germany women set for sell-out Wembley crowd

London - The women's friendly between England and Germany at Wembley on November 9 has sold out and will be ...

Kenya Opens Second Phase of Massive Railway Project

NAIROBI / NAIVASHA - Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta officially opened on Wednesday the second phase of his flagship infrastructure project: ...

Trump Urges Italy's Leader to Increase Defense Spending

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump urged Italy on Wednesday to increase its defense spending as he welcomed Italian President Sergio ...

AP Fact Check: Democrats Flub Details on Guns, Syria in Debate

WASHINGTON - A dozen Democrats seeking the presidency tussled in a debate packed with policy, flubbing some details in the ...

Late McGregor withdrawal forces team changes for World Champs

Shaoxing - The shock withdrawal of 12-time world champion Hank McGregor on the eve of the ICF Canoe Marathon World ...

Hebert eyes home victory at Open de France

Cape Town - Benjamin Hebert is currently the top ranked French player on the Race to Dubai and he is ...

Chinese Snooping Tech Spreads to Nations Vulnerable to Abuse

BELGRADE, SERBIA - When hundreds of video cameras with the power to identify and track individuals started appearing in the ...

Pakistan U19 to play friendly cricket matches against China

Lahore [Pakistan], Oct 16 (ANI): Pakistan U19 will leave for Beijing on Wednesday evening to play friendly cricket matches against ...

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Low-carbon future vital for combating climate change in Asia-Pacific

HUNAN, China - Countries in Asia and the Pacific must adopt more effective and innovative low-carbon policies and technologies to ...

Berlin, Auckland and Moscow lead global mobility, study finds

New Delhi [India] Oct 17 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Berlin and Auckland are the world leaders in urban mobility, according to new ...

Federer to play French Open next year

Paris - Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer said on Thursday he will play the French Open in Paris next year."I ...

China: Efforts 'Accelerated' on US Trade Deal

BEIJING - China said Thursday that its negotiators have "accelerated efforts" to hammer out the details of a partial deal ...

Sensex ends above 39,000 mark, Yes Bank jumps over 15 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices extended morning gains on Thursday with fresh optimism in auto and ...

Curious Kids: does chewing gum stay inside you for years?

If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it to curiouskids@theconversation.edu.au.Great question, Olivia! The short answer ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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