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Fusion, Charge, Spark open with wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Philadelphia Fusion, Guangzhou Charge and Hangzhou Spark each posted wins Friday in their opening-round matches of the East division ...

China diversifies options for retirement planning

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Savings accounts, wealth management products and a private pension scheme are ...

Update: Chinese premier stresses expanding opening-up

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Premier Li Keqiang has reiterated China's stance that it will unswervingly ...

China FM applauds "BRICS Plus" cooperation model

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Thursday said that ...

3 Chinese firms shortlisted for reviving Pakistan's loss making steel mills unit

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Pakistan government has finalised three Chinese companies as pre-qualified bidders who will contest for winning ...

Whataboutism: what it is and why it's such a popular tactic in arguments

Whataboutism is an argumentative tactic where a person or group responds to an accusation or difficult question by deflection. Instead ...

UN human rights chief to visit China

Beijing [China], May 20 (ANI): United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet will visit China from May 23 ...

China using coercion, economic offers in S America to undermine Taiwan's diplomatic presence

Beijing [China], May 20 (ANI): China is using a combination of economic offers and coercive diplomacy to undermine Taiwan's diplomatic ...

PM Modi's words motivate you to do better: Nikhat Zareen on PM wishing her after Women's World Boxing C'ship win

By Vivek Prabhakar SinghIstanbul [Turkey] May 20, (ANI): India's Nikhat Zareen expressed happiness after Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated her ...

Nepal, China BRI projects show no progress even after 5 years: Report

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 20 (ANI): The Belt and Road Initiative agreement signed between Nepal and China have crossed the 5-year ...

China's State Council appoints John Lee as Hong Kong Chief Executive

Hong Kong, May 20 (ANI): China's State Council, which is equivalent to the country's cabinet on Friday appointed John Lee ...

Taiwan's voice needs to be heard internationally: Canadian PM

Ottawa [Canada], May 20 (ANI): Reiterating Canada's support for Taiwan, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that Ottawa's longstanding position ...

Kenya's debt obligations towards China more than double in one year

Nairobi [Kenya], May 20 (ANI): Kenya's debt obligations towards China have shot up by a staggering 135.15 per cent in ...

Important for world of boxing that Nikhat Zareen wins gold at 2024 Paris Olympics, says BFI President Ajay Singh

Istanbul [Turkey] May 20, (ANI): Boxing Federation of India (BFI) President Ajay Singh congratulated Nikhat Zareen on her gold medal ...

Pakistan FM Bilawal Bhutto to embark on maiden visit to China tomorrow

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Pakistan's recently appointed Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is scheduled to embark on his maiden ...

Xiaomi Mi Band 7 to launch on May 24

Beijing [China], May 20 (ANI): Xiaomi confirmed the launch of its Mi Band 7 on May 24, the same day ...

China boosts energy imports from Russia

Purchases of oil, gas and coal soared 75% in April, data showsChina's energy imports from Russia have continued to grow, ...

Biden to Highlight US Chip Production in South Korea

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - President Joe Biden opens his trip to Asia with a focus on the U.S. tech sector, ...

Taiwan expresses regret over no World Health Assembly invitation

Taipei City [Taiwan], May 20 (ANI): Taiwan has expressed regret that the island is yet to receive an invitation to ...

Uyghur university lecturer confirmed detained in China's Xinjiang region

Xinjiang [China], May 20 (ANI): A Uyghur lecturer from a university in northwestern China's Xinjiang region has been sentenced to ...

My next goal is to enter 50 kg category for upcoming Commonwealth Games, says world boxing champion Nikhat Zareen

Istanbul (Turkey) [India], May 20 (ANI): Newly-crowned IBA Women's World Boxing Champion Nikhat Zareen said on Thursday that she is ...

Chinese shares close higher Friday

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese stocks closed higher on Friday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite ...

Update: China lowers over-five-year loan prime rate

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- China on Friday cut a market-based benchmark lending rate, the latest ...

Rahul Gandhi takes jibe at govt over China building bridge over Pangong Tso lake

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): Following the report of China building a second bridge over the Pangong Tso lake ...

Australia Set to Go to Polls in Expected Close Election

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Australians will go to the polls Saturday following a six-week campaign that has focused on pandemic-fueled inflation, ...

InPics: Normal life gradually resumed in Harbin, NE China's Heilongjiang

© Provided by Xinhua HARBIN, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Normal life in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, has gradually resumed ...

China's illegal rosewood trade with Mali under probe

Bamako [Mali], May 20 (ANI): China's illegal and unsustainable trade in rosewood from Mali has fueled corruption and has been ...

Battles against COVID, for economic growth two sides of same coin

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- China's dynamic zero-COVID policy, which has proven successful and effective, is ...

Former Chinese provincial legislator arrested for suspected bribery

Beijing [China], May 20 (ANI): Gong Jianhua, former vice chairman of the standing committee of Jiangxi Provincial People's Congress, has ...

Work opportunities assure happiness for rural residents

© Provided by Xinhua URUMQI, May 20 (Xinhua) -- From farmer to supervisor at a garment factory, Atu Tursun, like ...

Canada to Ban Huawei and ZTE From 5G Networks

Ottawa, Canada - Canada will ban Chinese telecommunications giants Huawei and ZTE from its 5G wireless networks because of national ...

Tea and Infomercials: North Korea Fights COVID With Few Tools

Seoul, South Korea - On a recent visit to a drugstore, a double-masked Kim Jong Un lamented the slow delivery ...

US citizen, four Chinese intelligence officers charged with spying on dissidents

Washington [US], May 20 (ANI): A US citizen and four officials from China's Ministry of State Security (MSS) were charged ...

International Tea Day: Tea aroma wafts across China

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Tea is one of the three major drinks in the world, ...

Russian Foreign Minister participates in BRICS Foreign Ministers meeting

Moscow [Russia], May 20 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov participated in the BRICS Foreign Ministers on Thursday through video ...

Canada to ban Huawei, ZTE from 5G, 4G networks

Toronto [Canada], May 20 (ANI): The Canadian government will ban the Chinese telecommunications giant companies Huawei and ZTE from its ...

President Kovind congratulates Nikhat Zareen for winning gold at World Boxing C'ships

Taking to Twitter, the President said, "Heartiest congratulations to Nikhat Zareen for the gold medal at the Women's World Boxing ...

13 birds found only in Russia

According to the latest data, there are roughly eight hundred species of birds in Russia, but only the following are ...

Stocks End Lower but Not Quite in Bear Market

new york - Another volatile day on Wall Street ended with more losses for stocks Thursday, drawing the S&P 500 ...

Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen's parents proud of her daughter's feat

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 20 (ANI): Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen's parents expressed their happiness after she won gold at the ...

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Asian stock markets on rise after China's central bank move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A reduction of the official lending criteria in China has boosted stocks on the mainland, and ...

Falling sales causes Forbes to drop Samsung on list of tech companies

SEOUL, South Korea: Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics fell two places in Forbes' rankings of the World's Largest Tech Companies ...

Asian stocks mostly plummet, as sellers take charge

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia mostly sank on Thursday, following on from a rout on Wall Street overnight."There ...

China prepares to deliver its version or Boeing, Airbus aircraft

BEIJING, China: The Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) completed a three-hour pre-delivery test flight of China's C919 aircraft at ...

High import taxes prevent Tesla from selling cars in India

NEW DELHI, India: Tesla made known this week that it will not sell electric automobiles in India due to the ...

Hang Seng jumps sharply on possible China move to relax tech reform

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A potential easing of the Chinese government's crackdown on technology companies drove stocks in Hong Kong ...

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