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Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Asia Album: Enjoy orchid exhibition at its blooming best in Thailand

A visitor takes pictures during an orchid exhibition in Bangkok, Thailand, Aug. 7, 2020. (Xinhua/Rachen Sageamsak) BANGKOK, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) ...

US condoles loss of lives in Kerala plane mishap

Washington DC [USA], Aug 8 (ANI): The United States department extended condolences to "family and friends" of those killed in ...

How Philippines Got Runaway COVID-19 Caseload, an Outlier in Asia

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The Philippines has become a COVID-19 outlier in East Asia with a runaway caseload because initial stay-home ...

Naspers caught in Trump-China feud

Nilan Morar, VP of trading at GT247 said the announcement by Trump relates to the US trade tensions with China. ...

The future of internationalisation of higher education post COVID

By Aveek BanerjeeNew Delhi [India], Aug 7 (ANI): The restrictions on international travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic have disrupted ...

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U.S. dollar makes smalll recovery, Wall Street mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S stocks faltered on Friday despite better-than-expected jobs growth in July, and a rebound in ...

Switch revenue jumps 13% in second quarter

Switch is the latest data centre operator to post strong financial results as the global Covid-19 pandemic continues to fail ...

Asian markets topple over after Trump gets stuck into China again

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia tanked on Friday as the U.S. took a big stick to China again, banning ...

Siege at bank in northern France ends

A gunman with psychiatric problems took six people hostage at a bank in Le Havre, northern France, before giving himself ...

Chinese app plans half billion-dollar investment in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - While its future on the other side of the Atlantic, and in the Pacific, is up in ...

China's Shanghai Composite completes 4th day of gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Chinese mainland shares rose for the fifth day in a row on Thursday.The Australian market also advanced. ...

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