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Divisions between incumbent U.S. president and rival stark

WASHINGTON, DC - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential ...


Defibrillators to be installed at all subway stations in Beijing

BEIJING, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- Beijing plans to install automated external defibrillator (AED) devices in the city's 104 stations on ...


U.S. rift wiith China contrasted by warming of ties with India

NEW DELHI - India and the U.S. held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue in New Delhi, ...


FCC targets foreign support of electronic media in U.S.

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio ...


State of Victoria in Australia relaxes coronavirus restrictions

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed the easing of strict coronavirus restrictions in ...


China to accelerate national defense, military modernization

A formation of carrier-borne air defense weapons takes part in a grand military parade celebrating the 70th anniversary of the ...


Brisbane Heat re-signs Marnus Labuschagne for upcoming BBL

Brisbane [Australia], October 29 (ANI): Brisbane Heat on Thursday confirmed the re-signing of Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne for the upcoming ...


CPC leadership must be upheld in achieving development goals: communique

Photo taken on May 28, 2020 shows a view of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of ...


China upholds peace, development, cooperation, mutual benefit: communique

A worker arranges medical donations from China at a hospital in Damascus, capital of Syria, Sept. 24, 2020. A new ...


China must win battle against poverty on time: communique

Nyima, an inheritor of Jiuhe Zhuo dance, performs Jiuhe Zhuo dance in Jiuhe Village of Qonggyai County in Shannan, southwest ...


Xi Jinping's care for the elderly

BEIJING, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- Liu Jinwen keeps a precious photo on the nightstand of her bedroom in a nursing ...


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U.S. rift wiith China contrasted by warming of ties with India

NEW DELHI - India and the U.S. held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue in New Delhi, ...

2 PH films to be showcased in Tokyo International Film Festival 2020

MANILA, October 28 (PIA) -- The 33rd Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) provides spotlight to two motion pictures by Filipino ...

Millions affected as devastating typhoon strikes Viet Nam

There are also reports that 174 people have died or are missing.Storm Molave, which made landfall at around 11 am ...

Kyrgyz Supreme Court Refuses Appeal Challenging Election Delay

BISHKEK -- Kyrgyzstan's Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal filed by the Central Election Commission (BShK) challenging a ...

WeWork's new CEO is eyeing an IPO again - after he turns profit

WeWork is on track to turn profitable in 2021 and will then revisit plans for an initial public offering, Chief ...

Asian Markets Post Another Day of Losses

Asian markets are mostly lower Thursday in the aftermath of Wall Street's big losses a day earlier, sparked by growing ...

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Snowden, hero to many, traitor to others, is awarded Russian residency

MOSCOW, Russia - Russia has given a permanent residence permit to Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency public interest informant.Snowden ...

Chinese stocks gain for third day in row, most other Asian markets dip

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian investors on Thursday ignored the ructions overnight on Wall Street and around the globe, keeping ...

Divisions between incumbent U.S. president and rival stark

WASHINGTON, DC - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential ...

Britain and India shore up economic and financial ties

LONDON, UK - Britain and India entered into a range of agreements on Wednesday to solidify their relationship and promote ...

U.S. rift wiith China contrasted by warming of ties with India

NEW DELHI - India and the U.S. held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue in New Delhi, ...

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Chinese stocks gain for third day in row, most other Asian markets dip

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian investors on Thursday ignored the ructions overnight on Wall Street and around the globe, keeping ...


Months of negotiations fail to produce U.S. Covid relief deal

WASHINGTON, DC - There will be no new coronavirus economic relief package in the U.S. before next Tuesday's presidential and ...


5 Canadian aerospace firms expand Super Hornet ties with Boeing

OTTAWA, Canada - Five major aerospace companies in Canada and Boeing have inked an agreement which will see a multi-decade, ...


UK-Irish farming tech company expands market to Texas, Oregon

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Innovative animal tracking collar company Herdsy has secured its first U.S. deals.The business will supply its technology ...


FCC targets foreign support of electronic media in U.S.

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio ...


State of Victoria in Australia relaxes coronavirus restrictions

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed the easing of strict coronavirus restrictions in ...


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