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Brazil's Bolsonaro to Meet China's Xi for First Time at G-20

BRASILIA - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who criticized China last year for "buying" up his country, will meet with Chinese ...

Jury Finds Illinois Man Guilty of Murdering Chinese Student

A federal jury has convicted a former University of Illinois student of killing a visiting Chinese scholar in 2017.It took ...

Dutchman swims epic ice-skating course threatened by climate change

The Hague - A Dutchman on Monday completed a marathon swim along the route of the country's most famed ice ...

China's Gas Supplies Shadowed by Stalled Pipeline

After years of false starts and unexplained delays, China is still counting on completion of a new Central Asian gas ...

Beijing Rules Out Public Discussion of Hong Kong Renditions Protests

Beijing on Monday ruled out any international discussion of recent mass protests of millions of people in Hong Kong against ...

England ready for Norway test after coming through Cameroon battle

Paris - England captain Steph Houghton brushed off concerns about the manner of her team's win over Cameroon at the ...

IOC votes to choose 2026 Winter Olympics hosts

Lausanne - International Olympic Committee (IOC) members will decide on Monday between bids by Stockholm/Are and Milan/Cortina d'Ampezzo in the ...

Death Toll in Cambodia Building Collapse at 26

At least 26 construction workers are confirmed dead after a building under construction in the Cambodian coastal city of Sihanoukville ...

Apple's Workaround Takes Bite Out of Tariffs

U.S. tech giant Apple has reportedly asked its major suppliers, mainly China-based manufacturers from Taiwan, to consider moving 15 to ...

Benitez to leave Newcastle as talks over new deal collapse

Newcastle - Rafael Benitez will leave Newcastle United after three years as manager when his contract expires next week, the ...

China to not allow Hong Kong protests to be brought up at G20

Hong Kong [China], Jun 24 (ANI): Beijing would not allow the Hong Kong protests to be brought up at the ...

Global population could peak sooner than we think

Since the days of Thomas Malthus, we've worried that overpopulation is about to overwhelm our planet. Those fears haven't gone ...

US, China discuss Xi-Trump summit as trade fights simmer

The US and China are discussing arrangements for the meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping on the sidelines of ...

Coca-Cola, Mengniu sign Olympic sponsorship deal

Lausanne - Coca-Cola and Chinese dairy firm Mengniu have signed a deal to become joint sponsors of the Olympic Games ...

Newcastle United announce Benitez exit

Cape Town - Newcastle United have confirmed that manager Rafael Benitez will leave the club when his contract expires at ...

'No more survivors' in Cambodia building collapse as toll hits 24

The retrieval of bodies from a building collapse in Cambodia continued on Monday, as the death toll rose to 24 ...

In Taiwan, Airline Employees Go on Strike for Second Time this Year

TAIPEI - Taiwan's second airline employee strike this year to date has impacted more than 25,000 passengers just before a ...

UN: Hong Kong Should Consult Broadly on Extradition Bill

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights is urging Hong Kong authorities to "consult broadly before passing or amending" ...

US-China Trade Dispute Triggering Production Exodus

U.S. tech giant Apple has reportedly asked its major suppliers, mainly China-based manufacturers from Taiwan, to consider moving 15 to ...

S Jaishankar formally joins BJP

New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar formally joined the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) in ...

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Italy's minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy will host the 2026 Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee announced on June 24. The IOC, which organizes the ...

Brazil's Bolsonaro to Meet China's Xi for First Time at G-20

BRASILIA - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who criticized China last year for "buying" up his country, will meet with Chinese ...

Jury Finds Illinois Man Guilty of Murdering Chinese Student

A federal jury has convicted a former University of Illinois student of killing a visiting Chinese scholar in 2017.It took ...

Financials weigh on JSE

The JSE opened the week on the backfoot on Monday as it closed weaker mainly on the back of losses ...

Dutchman swims epic ice-skating course threatened by climate change

The Hague - A Dutchman on Monday completed a marathon swim along the route of the country's most famed ice ...

China's Gas Supplies Shadowed by Stalled Pipeline

After years of false starts and unexplained delays, China is still counting on completion of a new Central Asian gas ...

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