Mon, 08 Aug 2022

Virtual power plants gain steam amid China's rising power demand

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) -- At a shopping mall in the heatwave-hit Jiangsu Province, customers barely ...

Western sanctions are good for Moscow economist

A former Wall Street analyst says the Russian economy is being made self-sufficientThe economic war unleashed by the West against ...

UK Museum Agrees to Return Looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

London - A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century ...

Blinken Visits South Africa Amid New 'Cold War'

Johannesburg, South Africa - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Sunday in what analysts describe ...

100 Thieves run win streak to 7 in LCS Summer Split

100 Thieves won their seventh straight match and moved back into a tie for first place as Week 7 of ...

US Fed Governor Bowman says another "similarly-sized" rate hike needed to contain inflation

Colorado [US], August 8 (ANI): The US Federal Reserve Governor Michelle W. Bowman said another "similarly-sized" - 75 basis points ...

PSG.LGD pile up two more wins at PGL Arlington

PSG.LGD posted two more wins to pad their lead atop Group A at the PGL Arlington Major in Arlington, Texas, ...

Chinese oil giant Sinopec likely to enter Lankan fuel market amid Beijing's debt-trap

Beijing [China], August 8 (ANI): As Sri Lanka continues to remain in the Chinese debt trap, the biggest petrochemical company ...

China reveals why it thinks US sent Pelosi to Taiwan

Foreign minister Wang Yi suggests Washington may have deliberately ratcheted up tensions in the regionBeijing has suggested that US House ...

UNSC to hold emergency meet to discuss escalation across Gaza Strip

New York [US], August 8 (ANI): United Nations Security Council will hold an emergency closed-door meeting on Monday to discuss ...

Xi faces dilemma as catering to nationalist sentiment can have economic costs

Beijing [China], August 8 (ANI): With tensions simmering in the Taiwan strait, Chinese President Xi Jinping is facing a mammoth ...

Colour revolutions: Chinese President Xi's worst fear and his tightening of security landscape

Beijing [China], August 8 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping is fearful that his country is going to face a "colour ...

Culprit for possible iPhone 14 rollout delay named media

Nancy Pelosi's Taiwan trip may have helped scupper Apple's plans for new smartphone releaseUS House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-California) controversial ...

Beijing conducts live-fire drills in Yellow Sea amid tensions in Taiwan strait

Beijing [China], August 7 (ANI): China is conducting live-fire exercises from August 6-15 in the southern part of the Yellow ...

Pelosi's Taiwan trip row may affect iPhone 14 rollout media

Apple's latest smartphone could be delayed amid China's crackdown on labeling with any reference to TaiwanUS House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's ...

China to make east Taiwan Strait drills regular media

Chinese warships and jets will continue to cross the unofficial line of control with TaiwanThe Chinese military will from now ...

Chinese and Taiwanese Warships Shadow Each Other as Drills Due to End

TAIPEI - Chinese and Taiwanese warships played high seas 'cat and mouse' on Sunday ahead of the scheduled end of ...

Bangladesh Seeks China Help to Repatriate Rohingya Refugees

DHAKA - Bangladesh on Sunday sought cooperation from China to repatriate Rohingya refugees to Myanmar during a visit by Foreign ...

Seventh-highest grossing domestic release in box office history 'Top Gun: Maverick' surpasses 'Titanic'

Washington [US], August 7 (ANI): Tom Cruise's fighter-jet adventure 'Top Gun: Maverick' has toppled 'Titanic' as the seventh-biggest film ever ...

Xinjiang officials use Xi's anti-crime campaign to target Uyghurs across region

Beijing [China], August 7 (ANI): The anti-crime campaign that China has been using to eradicate criminal forces and ensure political ...

China's 900-year-old bridge burnt to ashes, experts say "not a natural disaster"

Beijing [China], August 7 (ANI): A 900-year-old wooden arch bridge known as the Wan'an bridge in China was engulfed in ...

Australia must get new missiles in face of rising China politician

The shadow defense minister says Canberra needs to arm itself amid Asia-Pacific tensionsAustralia must acquire its own "sovereign" missiles with ...

Pink Floyd's Waters explains why he called Biden a war criminal

The US president is committing a ?huge crime? by fueling the conflict in Ukraine, the rock legend told CNNUS President ...

Four MoUs inked between China-Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 7 (ANI): Bangladesh and China on Sunday signed four Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) and agreements to boost ...

Alarm bells in Sri Lanka over China's surveillance ship en route Hambantota Port

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 7 (ANI): Yuan Wang 5, the Chinese research and Survey vessel, en route to the Hambantota ...

China slows BRI investments amid concerning economic situation

Beijing [China], August 7 (ANI): The slow investment in Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) projects establishes the fact that Beijing ...

Pakistan refuses Russia's wheat offer to save USD 1.4 million amid food scarcity

Islamabad (Pakistan), August 7 (ANI): Amid the food and debt crisis in Pakistan, the country is considering refusing Russia's offer ...

Exodus of Chinese nationals: Over 6,00,000 requested asylum

Beijing [China], August 7 (ANI): More than 6,00,000 Chinese nationals have requested asylum from China due to Xi Jinping's repressive ...

US promises to defend another neighbor of China

On a visit to the Philippines, America's top diplomat spoke about protecting democracy and ?precious maritime resources?US Secretary of State ...

Relocation helps mountain villagers in NW China avoid geological disasters

LANZHOU, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- After moving into his new house, Liu Changhai said he no longer fears rainy days ...

CWG 2022: President Murmu congratulates para Table Tennis player Bhavina Patel on clinching gold medal

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Urging people to draw inspiration, President Droupadi Murmu on Sunday morning congratulated Indian para ...

Taiwan president appeals for international support to halt escalation of regional situation

Taipei [Taiwan], August 7 (ANI): As China continue to hold military drills near Taiwan coast after US House Speaker Nancy ...

US promises to defend China's neighbor

On his visit to the Philippines, top US diplomat also spoke about ?protecting? democracy and ?precious maritime resources?US Secretary of ...

US Warns Pacific Isles of 'Struggle' Against Coercive Regimes

HONIARA, SOLOMON ISLANDS - A top U.S. diplomat warned Pacific Islands of a new struggle against violent power-hungry regimes Sunday, ...

China's foreign trade of goods up 10.4 pct in first 7 months

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- China's foreign trade of goods jumped 10.4 percent year on year ...

WTA roundup: Shelby Rogers advances to finale in San Jose

Russian Daria Kasatkina and Shelby Rogers won in straight sets Saturday to advance to the finals of the Mubadala Silicon ...

Maldives govt reaffirms commitment to One-China policy, but refuses to issue official statement

Male [Maldives], August 7 (ANI): The Maldives government has reaffirmed its commitment to the One-China policy, but said that it ...

Chinese city Yiwu put under partial lockdown due to rising COVID cases

Zhejiang [China], August 7 (ANI): In view of the rising COVID-19 cases, officials in China's Central Zhejiang Province are imposing ...

China should not hold global concerns hostage: Blinken over China's 'irresponsible' behaviour post Pelosi's visit

Washington [US], August 7 (ANI): US State Secretary Antony Blinken on Saturday said that China should not hold cooperation on ...

China manipulating int'l institutions to hide its assertion of power in Taiwan, Xinjiang: Foreign affairs expert Harsh Pant

By Heena JoshiNew Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): China has been manipulating international institutions to serve its narrow agenda and ...

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Asian stock markets rack up modest gains, losses

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday, but gains and losses were modest.There is concern the ...

Asian stocks finish ahead as investors look to U.S. employment report

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Friday ahead of U.S. payroll data due to be released later ...

Stocks make ground in Asia, U.S. dollar has mixed day

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was all smiles on Asian stock markets Thursday as all the major indices recorded rises.In ...

Japan wont quit Russian energy project minister

Tokyo says Sakhalin-1 is too valuable to abandonJapan will not be leaving the Sakhalin-1 oil and gas project in Russia's ...

Hong Kong Eases COVID Quarantine Rules for Incoming Travelers

hong kong - Hong Kong will shorten the COVID-19 hotel quarantine period for all arrivals to three days from seven, ...

UP: Bulldozers demolish illegal construction at home of man who misbehaved with woman at Noida society

Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [Indai], August 8 (ANI): Bulldozers were seen arriving inside Noida's Grand Omaxe Society on Monday morning as ...

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