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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 ...

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 ...

Highlights of China's fiscal, taxation development in past decade

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- During the past decade, China has made continuous efforts to foster ...

In pics: 22nd China Xuyi Int'l Crayfish Festival Kicks off in Jiangsu

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1 killed, several injured in bus mishap in China's Chongqing

According to Xinhua News Agency, the accident occurred at around 5 pm (Beijing time) when the coach, carrying 20 people, ...

Women's World Boxing C'ships: Nikhat Zareen storms into final; Manisha, Parveen exit with bronze medals

Istanbul [Turkey], May 18 (ANI): Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen punched her way into the final with a sensational win while ...

US wants to lure India away from Russia Bloomberg

A $500 million military aid package would reportedly be aimed at ?weaning? India off of RussiaUS President Joe Biden's administration ...

US investigators indicate intentional crash of China Eastern Airlines flight: Report

Washington [US], May 18 (ANI): Black box data recovered from a China Eastern Airlines flight that crashed a month ago, ...

Virtual museum tours enrich lives in epidemic

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Ding Ling, a Beijing resident, had an immersive virtual tour of ...

Croatia looks forward to deepening ties with China: Croatian PM

© Provided by Xinhua - "I very much look forward to deepening our political relationship, our consultations, our economic cooperation," ...

Bus falls into river ditch in China's Chongqing

Beijing [China], May 18 (ANI): A bus fell into a river ditch China's Chongqing Municipality on Wednesday, Xinhua News Agency ...

Xi reiterates China's resolve to open up at high standard

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping Wednesday reiterated that China's resolve to open ...

Political distress in Pakistan, a boon for militants

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 18 (ANI): The prevalent political disturbance in Pakistan upon the election of the new government, has proven ...

Chinese authorities detain 170 Tibetans for opposing grazing land confiscation orders

Gade County [China], May 18 (ANI): Chinese authorities on May 10 detained 170 Tibetans in a village of Gade County ...

Update: Beijing reports 49 new local COVID-19 infections

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Beijing reported 49 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections between 3 p.m. ...

UN Floats Plan to Boost Renewables as Climate Worries Mount

The United Nations chief on Wednesday launched a five-point plan to jump-start broader use of renewable energies, hoping to revive ...

Zimbabwe Urges Sale of Stockpile of Seized Elephant Ivory

Harare - Zimbabwe is seeking international support to be allowed to sell its stockpile of seized ivory, saying the $600 ...

U.S. pecan grower wants to see tariffs removed

© Provided by Xinhua "We're working really diligently and trying to get our people, our government, the people that we ...

China expanding influence in Pacific through economics

Honiara [Solomon Islands], May 18 (ANI): Even as Australia and other nations, attempt to challenge China's recent moves in the ...

UNICEF works with China's Chengdu to tackle childhood obesity

© Provided by Xinhua CHENGDU, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Liang Zijing on Tuesday took a packet of latiao (spicy gluten) ...

GLOBALink | Cultural and creative products at Henan Museum

ZHENGZHOU, May 18 (Xinhua) --The Henan Museum in central China is rich in cultural relics resources.The museum has innovated cultural ...

Vivo's X80 series begins global rollout, check price and specs in India

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Vivo has begun a global rollout for the Vivo X80 and X80 Pro just ...

China In Eurasia Briefing: Why The Ukraine War Matters For Asia

Welcome back to the China In Eurasia briefing, an RFE/RL newsletter tracking China's resurgent influence from Eastern Europe to Central ...

Beijing reports 49 new local COVID-19 infections

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Beijing reported 49 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections between 3 p.m. ...

North Korea Opts for Its Own COVID Response, Shunning Outside Help

seoul, south korea - North Korea is organizing its own systemized response to a growing COVID-19 outbreak, with at least ...

UK's healthcare 'dangerously reliant' on China for medical supplies

London [UK], May 18 (ANI): Britain's National Health Service (NHS) is "dangerously reliant" on China for medical supplies, said a ...

Update: China's home prices continue to ease in April

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- China's housing market continued to ease in April, with second-tier and ...

Sri Lanka: Outrage after China distributes dry rations to foreign service officers

Colombo [Sri Lanka], May 18 (ANI): Amid a shortage of essentials in Sri Lanka due to a severe economic crisis, ...

Germany proposes seizing Russian state assets

Western nations must isolate Moscow both politically and economically, Finance Minister Christian Lindner saidWestern nations should seize the foreign assets ...

Majority of China's museums now offer free admission

© Provided by Xinhua WUHAN, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The total number of Chinese museums rose by 395 to 6,183 ...

US special envoy on Tibetan issues reaches Dharamshala

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], May 18 (ANI): US special coordinator for Tibetan affairs Uzra Zeya arrived in Dharamshala on Wednesday ...

Ethereum (ETH) and Calyx Token (CLX) could soar if this happens

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI/ATK): A significant change to the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain's operation, and whetherDespite the fact that ...

US Congress Looks at UFOs Through Security Lens

The U.S. government has often ignored the possibility of unidentified flying objects, even after decades of unexplained sightings, including by ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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