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Affle India to buy 8 pc stake in Indus OS for Rs 21 crore

New Delhi [India], July 3 (ANI): Consumer intelligence platform Affle India is acquiring 8 per cent stake in smartphone operating ...


Singapore reports 185 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, July 4 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 185 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total ...


Expert says Beijing's way of containing COVID-19 minimizes pandemic impact

SINGAPORE, July 4 (Xinhua) -- Beijing's way of containing the second wave of COVID-19 recently can minimize the pandemic fallout, ...


Major stock market indices worldwide

BEIJING, July 4 (Xinhua) -- The following are the indices of major stock markets worldwide on Saturday. IN ASIA The ...


International

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Iran seeking return of 3 diplomats and journalist abducted in 1982

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran is rallying the international community in a bid to clarify the whereabouts, and return, of three ...

Afghans to farewell U.S. troops, as Taliban prepares to take over

LONDON, UK - The only element of the Afghan peace plan going according to schedule is the withdrawal of American ...

New Zealand's health minister quits over controversies

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Health Minister David Clark resigned Thursday after recent controversies surrounding his handling of the ...

U.S. court orders seizure of gas shipments destined for Venezuela

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. government has filed a forfeiture complaint and warrant against four Iranian vessels travelling to Venezuela ...

45,000 U.S. National Guards members helping in fight against Covid-19

Some 120,000 members of the U.S. National Guard have responded this year to natural disasters - floods in Michigan, wildfires ...

Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

Asia Pacific

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New Zealand's health minister quits over controversies

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Health Minister David Clark resigned Thursday after recent controversies surrounding his handling of the ...

Chinese stocks jump sharply, Hong Kong index gains 665 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks rose across the board in Asia on Thursday with Chinese indices doing best.The U.S. dollar meantime ...

WHO: World Sets Record Daily Jump in Coronavirus Cases

The world saw a record 24-hour increase in the number of coronavirus cases Saturday - 212,326, the World Health Organization ...

Springbok 'bomb squad': Is THIS the man for Flo vacancy?

The 35-year-old Bath loose forward, a 76-cap veteran of the international scene, has now retired from all rugby.Of the match-day ...

Serbia Shows Drones Purchased From China To Public For First Time

Serbia has publicly displayed six new military drones purchased from China for the first time.Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic was on ...

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Nationalism an earth-shattering trend in shaping economies of future

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers has recently conceded: "In general, economic thinking has privileged efficiency over resilience, and it ...


A million Russians predicted to declare bankruptcy in coming months

Moscow [Russia], July 4 (ANI): As countries across the globe have been facing the worst collective economic downturn since the ...


European stocks lose ground, Asian markets finish higher, U.S. closed

LONDON, UK - It was a quiet day on world markets on Friday with U.S. markets closed ahead of the ...


5,000 English pubs have closed in last 5 years

Coronavirus has had an unprecedented impact on pubs in Britain. The British Beer and Pub Association estimates that the industry ...


Ban on flights to and from India extended until end of July

NEW DELHI, India, July 3 (ANI): The ban on international commercial passenger flights to and from India has been extended ...


Asian stocks see out week on positive note

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia extended gains on Friday as strong payrolls data out of the U.S. and a ...


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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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