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Local stocks edge higher

The local bourse edged higher on Tuesday on the back of broad-based gains across all the major indices.Although modest, most ...

Japan, US Say 3-Way Ties with S. Korea Are Key to Security

TOKYO - The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, agreed with Japanese officials Tuesday that ...

Vaccine reduces likelihood of severe pneumonia: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 12 (ANI): Here's the good news for people who have taken a vaccine against pneumonia-causing bacteria ...

Tyco holds first regional strategic partners meet

Gurugram (Haryana) [India] Nov 12(ANI/NewsVoir): Tyco, a global leader in security solutions and a business unit of Johnson Controls, recently ...

Rainsy: EU Trade Move to Bolster Bid for Cambodian Democracy

KUALA LUMPUR - Exiled Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy said Tuesday the European Union's assessment of whether to suspend trade ...

Hong Kong protest: Universities, schools shut down amid unrest

Hong Kong, Nov 12 (ANI): As the law and order situation in Hong Kong has deteriorated, some universities and schools ...

China rules the waves and waives the rule

New Delhi [India], Nov 12 (ANI): China likes to assure neighbours and the rest of the world that it will ...

Stock exchanges shut on account of Guru Nanak Jayanti

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 12 (ANI): Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Ltd and the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) Ltd ...

Newsrooms not keeping up with changing demographics, study suggests

Over the past two decades, as Canada's demographics have shifted, news organizations have failed to reflect the country's increasing diversity ...

Chinese, Malaysian companies develop 'energy bus' for ASEAN markets

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], Nov 12 (ANI): China's Zhongtong Bus Holding Co., Ltd. and Malaysian automotive manufacturer Terus Maju Services (TMS) ...

China Diplomat's Article on Tibet ?Misleading?: Exile Government

A recent article by a senior Chinese diplomat that says Tibetans enjoy religious freedom and a happy life under Beijing's ...

Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

UNITED NATIONS - In a highly unusual move, the tiny West African nation of The Gambia on Monday filed a ...

Analysts: Spate of Disappearances in China Sends Warning to Taiwan

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Amid tensions with Taiwan, China appears to be flexing its political muscle by capturing a growing number ...

China's Gas Growth Slows as Economy Cools

After years of spectacular growth, cracks may be forming in China's demand for natural gas as the economic slowdown starts ...

Local stocks retreat as global pessimism spreads

The JSE fell on Monday as it tracked other global markets lower which were dragged by increasing violence in Hong ...

'It's a sin': Cambodia's brutal and shadowy dog meat trade

Cambodian dog meat traders drown, strangle and stab thousands of canines a day in a shadowy but sprawling business that ...

China Aims to Build Its Own Yellowstone on Tibetan Plateau

XINING - There's a building boom on the Tibetan plateau, one of the world's last remote places. Mountains long crowned ...

GIC Re clocks H1 loss at Rs 481 crore on provisioning for ILFS, DHFL

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 11 (ANI): Government-owned General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC Re) said on Monday it suffered a ...

Sensex closes in the green, Nifty bank gains by 1.2 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 11 (ANI): Equity barometers remained range-bound on Monday and closed flat as escalating violence in Hong ...

Is India-Philippines trade relation set to bloom?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, Nov 11 (ANI): With the Philippines economy growing at a fast rate, Indian businesses can capitalise ...

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Australian stocks weaken, Japanese and Chinese shares steady

SYDNEY, Australia - There was a lot of indecision on Asian markets Tuesday, leading to a mixed close.The Australian All ...

Irish beef to be on menu for China-Ireland trade talks this week

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland is sending a trade delegation to China this week in a bid to cement trade ties ...

Wall Street slides as investors try and come to grips over trade talks

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were weaker on Monday as the trade ructions with China continued, Moody's changed ...

UK in $3.5 billion order for hundreds of Boxer armoured vehicles

LONDON, UK - The British Army is spending $3.5 billion to acquire more than 500 new armoured vehicles to transport ...

Be wary about switching bank account details, Garda warns

An Garda Siochna has issued a warning about Invoice Redirect Fraud and CEO Fraud.Garda says everyone should treat any request ...

Hang Seng in Hong Kong dives after shooting of demonstrator

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia spent the day sliding on Monday as confused investors tried to make sense of ...

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