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IMF predicts Indian economy to grow at staggering 11.5 per cent

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/Big News Network): India will reclaim the status of the world's fastest-growing economy, and will ...


Fifth man charged over assault and shooting of truck driver in Lithgow

CENTRAL WEST, NSW, Australia - A fifth man wanted over the alleged robbery, assault and shooting of a truck driver ...


Chinese and Indian armies move closer to resolving border dispute

NEW DELHI, India - India and China have agreed to push for an early disengagement of the frontline troops in ...


Despite drop, China maintains edge as Uzbekistan's top trade partner

In a bad year for Eurasian trade, China consolidated its role as Uzbekistan's main trading partner.According to end-of-year figures for ...


Can Tesla's share price be justified? Probably not

Elon Musk is now the world's richest person, edging out previous title holder Amazon's Jeff Bezos. His rocketing fortune is ...


Brexit: French companies adapt to costs, delays

French companies must confront new procedures that have caused delays and additional costs for doing business with post-Brexit Britain.While Britain ...


Can Tesla's share price be justified? Probably not

Elon Musk is now the world's richest person, edging out previous title holder Amazon's Jeff Bezos. His rocketing fortune is ...


Biden's Pick for UN Envoy Grilled on China at Confirmation Hearing

U.S. lawmakers Wednesday expressed concern about China's growing influence at the United Nations during their questioning of President Joe Biden's ...


China committed genocide, says Blinken

Washington DC [US], January 28 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday said his views that Chinese officials ...


'US will not trade concessions to China on climate change'

Washington DC [US], January 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States will not waiver on any of its grievances towards China in ...


Despite drop, China maintains edge as Uzbekistan's top trade partner

In a bad year for Eurasian trade, China consolidated its role as Uzbekistan's main trading partner.According to end-of-year figures for ...


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Chinese and Indian armies move closer to resolving border dispute

NEW DELHI, India - India and China have agreed to push for an early disengagement of the frontline troops in ...

Despite drop, China maintains edge as Uzbekistan's top trade partner

In a bad year for Eurasian trade, China consolidated its role as Uzbekistan's main trading partner.According to end-of-year figures for ...

Asia Album: Nepal starts vaccination drive against COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua | Medical workers work at a vaccination room in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 27, 2021. (Photo by ...

Makati's vaccination program 'very systematic' - Galvez

CALOOCAN CITY, Jan. 28 (PIA) -- National Policy Against COVID-19 chief implementer and Vaccine Czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. on ...

Despite drop, China maintains edge as Uzbekistan's top trade partner

In a bad year for Eurasian trade, China consolidated its role as Uzbekistan's main trading partner.According to end-of-year figures for ...

REVOI a unique, nationalist start-up celebrates two years

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], January 27 (ANI/ThePRTree): By all means, 2020 was not a favourable year for many. The pandemic claimed ...

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Covid-19 kills two more Zimbabwean government ministers

HARARE - Zimbabwe's government held burials Wednesday for two Cabinet ministers and a former prison official who died from COVID-19. ...

Today's nuclear bombs 30 times more lethal than 1945 originals

On Friday, January 22, 2021, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) became international law for the 122 ...

Covid has hindered diplomatic action, complicated peacemaking efforts

Since September, the devastation wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has deepened, infecting close to 100 million people, costing more than ...

Work on final 150kms of Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline begins

The Russian vessel tapped to finish the controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline has begun work in Danish waters just ...

U.S. military cleared to recruit transgender people

President Joe Biden has issued an executive order that overturns a ban on transgender people serving in the U.S. military.In ...

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Facebook profit in fourth quarter rises 53% to $11.2 billion

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Facebook's profits surged in the final three months of last year as people enduring the holidays ...


Wall Street hits the skids, Nasdaq drops more than 350 points

NEW YORK, New York - Covering for short-selling saw some shares jump sharply on American stock exchanges on Wednesday, but ...


Global economy expected to perform strongly, says IMF

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said the global economy is projected to grow by 5.5 per ...


Lower iron ore prices hit Australian stock market, Nikkei 225 rises

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei 225 eked out a small gain despite concerns ...


IMF predicts Indian economy to grow at staggering 11.5 per cent

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/Big News Network): India will reclaim the status of the world's fastest-growing economy, and will ...


Wall Street finishes with modest losses, U.S. dollar slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were out of favour on Tuesday with the main indices drifting lower.At the ...


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