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Apple, Amazon, Nike, criticized for using Chinese forced labor

WASHINGTON D.C.: American companies, including Amazon.com, Apple and Nike, came under fire by a U.S. Senator on Thursday for disregarding ...


Hong Kong to censor films, claiming national security concerns

HONG KONG: The Hong Kong government on Friday put in place new regulations to allow films shown on the island ...


Amidst tensions, China, U.S. commerce chiefs discuss differences

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid disagreements, top U.S. and Chinese commerce officials have agreed to promote healthy trade and cooperate over differences, ...


Tributes paid to soldiers killed in Galwan valley

Srinagar (Jammu an Kashmir) [India], June 15 (ANI): Fire and Fury Corps paid homage to the soldiers killed in a ...


Czech Senate declares China perpetrating Genocide on Uyghur

Prague [Czech Republic], June 15 (ANI): The Czech Senate has voted unanimously on a motion labelling the Chinese government's treatment ...


China rejects NATO claims of systemic challenges

Brussels [Belgium], June 15 (ANI): China on Monday rejected NATO's statement branding Beijing of presenting "systemic challenges," saying that it ...


China presents 'systemic challenges': NATO

Brussels [Belgium], June 15 (ANI): The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, an intergovernmental military alliance between 30 European and North American ...


Update: Chinese mainland reports 2 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, June 15 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Monday reported two new locally transmitted COVID-19 ...


Mehul Choksi's lawyers say he misses court date in Dominica

Roseau [Dominica], June 15 (ANI): Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi failed to appear in Magistrate's Court in Roseau on June 14 ...


NATO treaty 'rock solid, unshakable', saysBiden

Brussels [Belgium], June 15 (ANI): In a show of unity ahead of meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US President ...


COVID-19 vaccination drive resumes in Kathmandumetropolis

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 15 (ANI): After a pause of three days, the COVID-19 vaccination drive resumed in Nepal's capital Kathmandu ...


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Highest temperatures, extended duration as heat wave strikes U.S. west

WASHINGTON D.C.: A heat wave is expected to strike the American west in the coming weeks, which will offer not ...

Hoover Dam water level down 140 feet during record drought

CLARK COUNTY, Nevada: The reservoir created by the mighty Hoover Dam has fallen to its lowest level ever, as the ...

UK PM Johnson to delay final stage of reopening, reports media

LONDON, England: As a Covid variant has taken hold in Britain, plans to eliminate the remaining Covid restrictions might be ...

In message to Russia, Pentagon to send $250 million in aid to Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a message to Russia, the Biden administration announced on Friday that it was sending a new package ...

Global indifference to holding of 2020 Olympics slammed

The widely respected international medical journal The Lancet, which has been publishing medical research since 1823, has called for a ...

American Airlines invests $25 million in UK flying taxis

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines will purchase flying taxis to ferry passengers high above the congestion of crowded cities.In moving ...

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Sunny Deol celebrates 20 years of 'Gadar'

New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): Bollywood actor Sunny Deol's 'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha' has clocked 20 years today and ...

Microsoft bolsters video game line-up as Xbox turns 20

Microsoft on Sunday unveiled a batch of new titles for Xbox at the world's premier video game trade show, including ...

Brad Pitt's 'Bullet Train' to release in April 2022

Washington [US], June 15 (ANI): Hollywood star Brad Pitt's upcoming movie 'Bullet Train' has finally got a release date. The ...

National Award-winning actor Sanchari Vijay passes away

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 15 (ANI): National Award-winning actor Sanchari Vijay, who met with a road accident on Friday in ...

Margot Robbie announces to take break from social media

Washington [US], June 14 (ANI): Hollywood star Margot Robbie recently shared an announcement with her 23.7 million Instagram followers that ...

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Mixed day for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 in Tokyo does best

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Monday while the major currencies fell slightly against the U.S. ...


Public forces Indian government to cuts taxes on Covid care

NEW DELHI, India: After being stung by public criticism over the high costs of medical care during the Coronavirus surge ...


Amidst tensions, China, U.S. commerce chiefs discuss differences

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid disagreements, top U.S. and Chinese commerce officials have agreed to promote healthy trade and cooperate over differences, ...


Equity indices surge with across-the-board buying

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 15 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices extended gains during early hours on Tuesday amid buying interest across ...


Chinese villagers facing widening income inequality

Beijing [China], June 14 (ANI): Beijing's push to modernise rural areas of China claiming to improving lives and reducing poverty, ...


Equity indices close flat, Adani stocks plunge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 14 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed flat on Monday amid lack of directional cues and consequent ...


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