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Asian Development Bank cuts Asia growth forecast

MANILA, Philippines: Amidst increased central bank monetary tightening, Russia's invasion of Ukraine and COVID-19 lockdowns in China, the Asian Development ...

Hong Kong expected to reduce strict COVID-19 quarantine policy

HONG KONG: To keep the city connected with the rest of the world, while ensuring an "orderly opening-up," Hong Kong ...

In Asia, Harris Slams China's Intimidation and Coercion

tokyo - U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris blasted China's foreign policy Wednesday in aHarris made the comments in an address ...

China aims to scuttle Sudan-UAE port deal

Khartoum [Sudan], September 28 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is set to build a new port in the Red ...

GLOBALink | Giant stone carving murals discovered in Henan, C China

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Facebook parent company Meta shuts down Russia, China-based influence campaigns

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): Meta, the parent company of Facebook, on Tuesday took down two separate covert influence ...

How China wins poverty fight, advances rural revitalization

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- Just ahead of the fifth Chinese farmers' harvest festival that fell ...

Xi Jinping makes first public appearance in Beijing after coup rumours

Beijing [China], September 28 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping visited an exhibition in Beijing on Tuesday, in his first public ...

NSA Sullivan, Jaishankar discuss US-India strategic partnership, Ukraine war

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): White House National Security Advisor Jack Sullivan on Wednesday met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar ...

Sichuan quake survivor recounts 17-day ordeal in mountains

© Provided by Xinhua CHENGDU, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- It was Gan Yu's strong will to survive that got him ...

China opens illegal police posts across globe

Beijing [China], September 28 (ANI): In a quest to emerge as a global superpower, the Chinese government has opened numerous ...

China, Laos launch joint emergency exercise for railway security

© Provided by Xinhua VIENTIANE, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- A joint emergency exercise aimed at responding to security incidents on ...

Western Europe has enough gas for winter Bloomberg

The news comes on the same day that the key Nord Stream 1 pipeline was disruptedIncreased purchases of liquefied natural ...

US to deepen engagement in Indo-Pacific VP

Joe Biden's second-in-command meets Asia-Pacific leaders during her Tokyo stop, to discuss countering regional threatsUS Vice President Kamala Harris reaffirmed ...

US must end blind engagement with China Pompeo

The former secretary of state says Washington must work to prevent a ?Chinese century?The US must abandon the "old paradigm ...

WTA roundup: Anett Kontaveit survives first-round match in Estonia

No. 1 seed Anett Kontaveit survived a scare in front of the home crowd and went on to defeat Wang ...

My target is to be in top 50 in world rankings, says Gujarat teen Tasnim Mir ahead of National Games

Gandhinagar (Gujarat) [India], September 28 (ANI): Gujarat's top shuttler Tasnim Mir, who won the Chattisgarh International Challenge in Raipur on ...

China's mismanagement of COVID creates havoc in Tibet, suggest reports

Lhasa [Tibet], September 27 (ANI): China's COVID mismanagement and stringent measures under its so-called 'Zero Covid policy' has created havoc ...

More art, PE teachers in compulsory education in China over past decade

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- The number of physical education and art teachers in compulsory education ...

Xinhua Headlines: China's industrial firms strive for profit recovery

* Despite profit decline in the first eight months of 2022, China's industrial firms are on the right track to ...

China finishes in top two of Women's Basketball World Cup Group A

© Provided by Xinhua China advanced to the quarterfinals as the second-placed finisher in Group A at the FIBA Women's ...

China's large amphibious aircraft gains major progress

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's independently-developed AG600 large amphibious aircraft has gained significant progress by ...

China to further promote intelligent manufacturing

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- China has released a plan to ramp up support for the ...

Meta Disables Russian Propaganda Network Targeting Europe

A sprawling disinformation network originating in Russia sought to use hundreds of fake social media accounts and dozens of sham ...

Kanye may not like books, but hip-hop fosters a love of literature

When Ye - the artist formerly known as Kanye West - stated during a recent podcast that he doesn't read ...

Russian Olympic swimming legend leaves country media

Synchronized swimming icon Anastasia Davydova has reportedly said she has no plans to returnFive-time Olympic champion Anastasia Davydova has left ...

Being lonely, unhappy increases aging more than smoking: Study

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): The accumulation of molecular damage contributes to the development of ageing-related frailty and serious diseases. ...

Ethiopian coffee garners popularity among Chinese consumers

© Provided by Xinhua The increasing number of consumers and growing popularity of Ethiopia's coffee among the Chinese people is ...

China's economic clout forces African countries to turn blind eye to Xinjiang

Johannesburg [South Africa], September 27 (ANI): While the recent report of United Nations Human Rights on China's treatment of Uyghurs ...

Canada's pension fund Ontario Teachers' opens office in India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI): Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board (Ontario Teachers'), a Canada-based pension fund with net assets ...

Europe to make it through the winter without Russian gas Bloomberg

Experts say LNG purchases will help the continent offset supplies from RussiaIncreased purchases of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by European ...

NGT imposes environment compensation of Rs 100 cr on Haryana for green damages

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Chief Secretary of Haryana to deposit a ...

China's penchant for nuclear modernization ambitions

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Chinese intentions to expand its nuclear and militaristic power are its methods of wolf-warrior portrayals ...

Sri Lankan fishermen oppose Chinese exploitation of their maritime resources

Colombo [Sri Lanka], September 27 (ANI): Local Sri Lankan fishermen in the northern part of the island nation come forward ...

Bumper harvest in sight with help of agricultural technologies

© Provided by Xinhua TAIYUAN, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- On the Yellow River tidal flat, 20 combine harvesters shuttled across ...

Central Tibetan Administration Cabinet promulgates firm stand on 14th Dalai Lama

Lhasa [Tibet], September 27 (ANI): To counter China's moves that misuse the authority to administer Tibetan monastic societies in general ...

Update: China's industrial profits down 2.1 pct in first 8 months

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Profits of China's major industrial firms fell 2.1 percent year on ...

Tibetan rights group raises issue of climate crisis as China exploits rich natural resources

Lhasa [Tibet], September 27 (ANI): In an open letter to world leaders, a Tibetan rights group has raised the issue ...

Japan Says Goodbye to Shinzo Abe, Who Leaves Complicated Legacy

Tokyo - Japan will hold an elaborate state funeral Tuesday for former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, one of modern Japan's ...

Manage ties with India, engage China on debt relief: Blinken tells Bilawal

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday ...

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Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

Asian Development Bank cuts Asia growth forecast

MANILA, Philippines: Amidst increased central bank monetary tightening, Russia's invasion of Ukraine and COVID-19 lockdowns in China, the Asian Development ...

Hong Kong expected to reduce strict COVID-19 quarantine policy

HONG KONG: To keep the city connected with the rest of the world, while ensuring an "orderly opening-up," Hong Kong ...

In Asia, Harris Slams China's Intimidation and Coercion

tokyo - U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris blasted China's foreign policy Wednesday in aHarris made the comments in an address ...

China aims to scuttle Sudan-UAE port deal

Khartoum [Sudan], September 28 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is set to build a new port in the Red ...

GLOBALink | Giant stone carving murals discovered in Henan, C China

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