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China keeps up with demand for power during ongoing heat wave

BEIJING, China: Amidst warmer-than-normal weather, power consumption surged in the Chinese provinces north of the Yangtze river, with regions such ...


What does foreign debt default mean for Russia

Attempts to prevent Moscow from paying its foreign debt may undermine the Western financial systemWestern media is reporting that Russia ...


US, Chinese Leaders Expected to Talk in Coming Weeks

Washington - U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping will "engage over the course of the next few ...


China's Belt and Road Initiative in stark contrast with India, Central Asia's vision for Chabahar Port

Tehran [Iran], June 28 (ANI): Endorsing the need to enhance connectivity, India along with the Central Asian countries have worked ...


Anett Kontaveit advances, Danielle Collins falls at Wimbledon

No. 2 seed Anett Kontaveit won her first match since April on Monday, defeating Bernarda Pera 7-5, 6-1 in the ...


What does default mean for Russia

Attempts to prevent Moscow from paying its foreign debt may undermine the Western financial systemWestern media are reporting that Russia ...


Civic group in Nepal protests against China's illegal fencing at no-man's land in Gorkha

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 27 (ANI): A civic group, Rastriya Ekata Abhiyan has staged a protest against China for expanding the ...


Mallika Sherawat, Raj Kapoor's 'RK' to release on July 22

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 27 (ANI): Mallika Sherawat and Rajat Kapoor-starrer 'RK' has got a release date. It will be ...


Anti-Pak protest held throughout Europe in support of Baloch 'victims of torture'

London [UK]/Berlin [Germany], June 27 (ANI): The Free Balochistan Movement organised anti-Pakistan protests in Germany and the United Kingdom to ...


Airports given to private organisation for 50 years, but Agniveers get only 4-year contract: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): Targeting the Centre, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said the government is giving ...


UN rights chief's first visit to China seems to be 'wasted historic opportunity'

Beijing [China], June 27 (ANI): The recent visit of the UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet to China could be a ...


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UK offers to help Ukraine clear mines, export grain

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said this week that in order to move millions of tonnes of grain ...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi moved to military junta in country's capital

YANGON, Myanmar: Myanmar's military authorities have transferred deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to a prison in the capital Naypyitaw ...

Moslem protesters in Maldives disrupt International Day of Yoga event

MALDIVES, Male: Police used tear gas and pepper spray this week to control a crowd who disrupted a yoga event ...

S. Korea send satellite into orbit on successful rocket launch

SEOUL, South Korea: After a first test launch failed last year, this week officials said South Korea's second test launch ...

US Senate to vote on bipartisan law to cap insulin at $35 per month

WASHINGTON D.C.: Bipartisan legislation aimed at lowering U.S. insulin costs will be put to a vote on the Senate floor ...

UK's Telegraph news block in Russia due to war coverage

MOSCOW, Russia: The UK newspaper, the Telegraph, has been blocked in Russia, following a request from the Russian prosecutor-general.The TASS ...

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'Ek Villain Returns': First look posters out

New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): The makers of the upcoming thriller film 'Ek Villain Returns', on Monday, unveiled the ...

BTS' new album 'Proof' tops the Japanese Oricon chart

Seoul [South Korea], June 27 (ANI): Global K-pop group BTS' new album 'Proof' has topped the Japanese Oricon 'Weekly Album ...

Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor announce pregnancy with special post

New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): Actor Alia Bhatt, on Monday, announced the news of her pregnancy with a special ...

Sexual assault case: Action against actor Vijay Babu as per court verdict, says AMMA

Kochi (Kerala) [India], June 27 (ANI): The Association of Malayalam Movie Artistes (AMMA) on Sunday said that any action against ...

BET Awards: Janelle Monae, Taraji P Henson, Jazmine Sullivan react to Roe v. Wade verdict

Washington [US], June 27 (ANI): The BET Awards stars grabbed their opportunities to slam the United States Supreme Court after ...

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Stocks in Asia on the rise, Nikkei 225 jumps 379 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia rose on Monday, in a positive start to the week.The U.S. dollar was ...


US businesses raise possible US-Taiwan free trade agreement

TAIPEI, Taiwan: The American Chamber of Commerce in Taiwan has recommended that the United States "urgently" initiate talks with Taiwan ...


Positive end to week for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 advances 321 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia made solid gains on Friday in a positive end to the week.In Japan, ...


Cathay Pacific adds planes to Hong Kong, seeks to reopen after Covid

HONG KONG: Impacted by strict quarantine rules that caused a 98 percent drop in passengers, executives from Hong Kong carrier ...


Asian stock markets move higher, U.S. dollar recovers overnight losses

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded higher on Thursday. The Nikkei 225 in Tokyo gained 21.70 points or ...


Singapore Airlines capacity up 126 pc, IATA upgrades outlook: Is new dawn beckoning for the aviation industry?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, June 27 (ANI): Last week, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) upgraded its outlook for the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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