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Jack Ma reappears after disappearing from public view 2 months ago

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has made his first public appearance since openly criticizing China's financial regulatory system just over two ...


China's non-financial ODI down 0.4 pct in 2020

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Nov. 5, 2020 shows the view of the Lujiazui area in ...


Fauci pledges US Covax support in re-engagement with WHO

US infectious-disease chief Anthony Fauci pledged his country's commitment to the World Health Organisation, including membership in a global effort ...


COVID vaccine weekly: why the UK's 'lumpy' rollout shouldn't be a concern

After an auspicious start to the new year, the UK's vaccine drive wavered. Since hitting an initial peak of 324,000 ...


Undergrads from SP Jain's Class of 2020 land global jobs

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI/Mediawire): SP Jain School of Global Management (SP Jain Global) announced today the ongoing successful ...


Hong Kong stocks close lower

Hong Kong stocks ended slightly lower Thursday as profit-takers moved in after five days of gains that have pushed the ...


Twitter locks account of Chinese Embassy in US

New York [US], January 21 (ANI): Twitter has blocked the account of Chinese Embassy in the US over its earlier ...


Optimism for New Biden Administration Drives Asian Markets Higher

Asian markets experienced a post-Inauguration Day bump Thursday due to optimism over new U.S. President Joe Biden's plan to push ...


Fruit Traders on Dragon Fruit name changed to Kamalam

Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], January 21 (ANI): The decision of the Gujarat Government to rename dragon fruit as 'Kamalam' is getting ...


China registers 144 new COVID-19 cases

Beijing [China], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Chinese health officials on Thursday registered 144 new COVID-19 cases in addition to 113 cases ...


Efforts to Rescue Trapped Workers in Chinese Mine Intensifies

Rescue crews in China are drilling new shafts to reach the 21 surviving miners who have now been trapped for ...


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NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

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Australian commercial metro radio fans hit over 11 million last year

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Australian metropolitan commercial radio audience grew by 2% to nearly 11.1 million listeners in 2020, ...

Chrissy Teigen gets a follow from President Joe Biden

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): American model and television personality Chrissy Teigen, who never shies away from speaking her mind, ...

Drake delays release of 'Certified Lover Boy'

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): Fans of Drake will have to wait a little longer for his new album 'Certified ...

Katy Perry's performance at Inauguration Day

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): American pop star Katy Perry closed the prime-time television special 'Celebrating America', a rousing concert ...

SC notice to makers of 'Mirzapur', Amazon Prime Video

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday issued notices to the makers and producers of the ...

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Stocks in Asia make upward thrust, greenback falters again

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia followed their U.S. counterparts on Thursday, rising into the stratosphere.The Hong Kong key ...


Jack Ma reappears after disappearing from public view 2 months ago

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has made his first public appearance since openly criticizing China's financial regulatory system just over two ...


Shares generally gain ground in Asia, while greenback flounders

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia generally advanced on Wednesday, confident the incoming Biden administration will take positive ...


Taiwanese company Acer unveils 5 new PCs priced at under $500

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics company, Acer unveiled five new workstations focused on schools on Tuesday, ...


Asian stocks on fire, U.S. dollar comeback fizzles

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were hot on Tuesday, although mainland China was running against the trend.In Hong ...


Tokyo stocks close higher on US rallies

Tokyo stocks closed higher Thursday, extending US rallies on hopes of new stimulus after President Joe Biden took office.The Bank ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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