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Beijing accuses US of 'stirring division' in South China Sea

Beijing [China], July 14 (ANI): Beijing on Tuesday asked the US to not stir up divisions between China and its ...


Explainer: Anger Among Iranians Over Long-Term Deal With China

Iran is negotiating a controversial 25-year agreement with China that has led to accusations that parts of Iran are being ...


COVID-19 school closures in South Africa and their impact on children

When the new coronavirus rapidly spread across the globe, evidence of its effect on children was still scanty and closing ...


DTI holds MSME Resilience e-Forum for business recovery during COVID

QUEZON CITY, July 14 (PIA) -- The Department of Trade and Industry opens its three-day 2020 National MSME Resilience e-Forum ...


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South Asian Film Festivals in North America unite for digital event

Washington D.C. [USA], July 14 (ANI): Seven South Asian film festivals in the U.S. and Canada have decided to merge ...

Beijing accuses US of 'stirring division' in South China Sea

Beijing [China], July 14 (ANI): Beijing on Tuesday asked the US to not stir up divisions between China and its ...

DTI holds MSME Resilience e-Forum for business recovery during COVID

QUEZON CITY, July 14 (PIA) -- The Department of Trade and Industry opens its three-day 2020 National MSME Resilience e-Forum ...

Equity indices crack by 1.8 pc, IndusInd Bank top loser

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 14 (ANI): Financial, auto and metal stocks dragged equity benchmark indices lower on Tuesday amid persistent ...

6 OFWs, 2 LSIs tested positive FOR COVID-19 in CagVal today

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, July 14 (PIA) - - Cases of Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is increasing in the Cagayan ...

Under pressure, expansionist China begins to wilt

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): China's brazen attempts at annexing territories from its neigbouring countries has been widely covered ...

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Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

Elvis's grandson dead at the age of 27, reportedly shot himself

WASHINGTON, DC - American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley's son Benjamin Keough has died at the age of 27. The news ...

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Stocks in Asia fall across-the-board, euro jumps

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia fell on Tuesday inline with overnight falls on Wall Street.Stocks rallied around the ...


Sales of passenger vehicles in India fell nearly 50% last month

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): Passenger vehicle sales in India tumbled 49.6 per cent in June, data released by ...


U.S. tech stocks sold off sharply interrupting global rally

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. technology stocks hesitated on Monday, then fell decisively as California California Governor Gavin Newsom ...


Long-term economic fallout of Covid-19 could persist for a generation

The COVID-19 pandemic's toll on economic activity in recent months is only the beginning of the story. While the rapid ...


Tokyo leads Asian markets higher, across-the-board gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks advanced on Monday in a positive start to the week.The big action was in Tokyo where ...


UK to spend hundreds of millions of pounds on border infrastructure

LONDON, UK - The British government on Sunday announced a £705 million funding package for border infrastructure, jobs and technology ...


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