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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 ...

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, ...

Pant wants to make his own name in cricket

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): After powering India to victory over Australia in the fourth Test, India wicket-keeper batsman ...

Novak Djokovic: Good intentions in 'misconstrued' letter

After Novak Djokovic received criticism for his request that Australian tennis official adjust their COVID-19 quarantine protocols, the world's top-ranked ...

Biden halts US withdrawal from WHO

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): Hours after being sworn in, President Joe Biden on Wednesday (local time) informed United Nations ...

Biden signs order to end Muslim ban

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): In a blow to his predecessor Donald Trump's actions to limit immigration, US President Joe ...

Joe Biden sends a clear message to the watching world - America's back

Two weeks after the storming of the US Capitol by the followers of his predecessor, in the middle of an ...

China Sanctions 28 Former Trump Administration Officials

China imposed sanctions on Trump administration officials just minutes after Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of ...

China sanctions 28 Americans including Pompeo

Beijing [China], January 21 (ANI): Moments after Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, ...

Trump Flies to Florida as Biden Inaugurated

WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA - In the fleeting minutes before the inauguration of his successor, Donald Trump was able to ...

European, Other World Leaders Welcome Joe Biden

There were words of welcome Wednesday from across the world for Joe Biden as he was sworn in as America's ...

China sanctions Pompeo, other Trump officials as his term ends

China imposed sanctions on former Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and other Trump administration officials even as Joe Biden was ...

Holographic history is making 'Night at the Museum' a reality

For millions of children, being dragged to a museum is a singularly painful experience, marked by time standing still rather ...

Biden presidency marks a return to normalcy after chaotic Trump years

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

Royals release Steve Smith, Malinga quits IPL

Indian Premier League big spenders Rajasthan Royals said Wednesday they will not be keeping Australian star batsman Steve Smith for ...

SA wealth tax could raise R160 billion

A study carried out by groups including the World Inequality lab - which has Thomas Piketty as co-director - assessed ...

ICC dedicates song to Rishabh Pant

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday dedicated a special 'Spider-Pant' song to laud ...

Pompeo bids farewell as US Secretary of State

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): As US President Donald Trump's administration comes to an end on Wednesday, Michael Pompeo bid ...

Royals release Steve Smith ahead of IPL auctions

Steve Smith has not been retained by his Indian Premier League side Rajasthan Royals, the team said Wednesday, in a ...

Djokovic retreats over 'misconstrued' quarantine demands

World number one Novak Djokovic published an open letter to the Australian public on Wednesday in which he tried to ...

Global markets firmer on Biden inauguration

World stock markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors awaited the inauguration of Joe Biden and took heart from comments by ...

Rouhani hopes Biden will return to Obama-era Iran deal

Tehran [Iran], January 20 (ANI): Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has called on United States President-elect Joe Biden to return to ...

Indian, French Rafale fighters kickstart wargames

By Ajit K DubeyNew Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Amid tensions on the border with China, the Indian Air Force ...

Brent oil climbs above $56 with dollar swings dominating market

Brent oil extended gains above $56 a barrel, rising with other assets on hopes of more US economic stimulus and ...

China's Richest Man Makes First Public Appearance Since October

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

No fans in Chennai for first 2 Tests against England

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): The first two Test matches in the India-England series to be held ...

Rahul Dravid the mentor in chief

By Nidhima TanejaNew Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Moments after India registered a historic win over Australia at The Gabba ...

China Dismisses Pompeo Designation Of Genocide Against Uyghurs

China has dismissed a declaration by the United States that Beijing is guilty of genocide against ethnic Uyghurs and other ...

Rahane's captaincy masterclass puts heat on Kohli as England loom

Ajinkya Rahane's calm and composed leadership of India in their stunning Test triumph over Australia earned widespread praise Wednesday - ...

3,470 medics dispatched to assist Shijiazhuang in fight against COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua | A medical worker collects a swab sample from a child at a community COVID-19 testing ...

Xi stresses advancing Beijing 2022 preparation with perfection

© Provided by Xinhua | Xi Jinping inspects the National Ski Jumping Center in Zhangjiakou, north China's Hebei Province, Jan. ...

WHO experts to start virus origin-tracing in China: spokesperson

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Aug. 7, 2020 shows the Yellow Crane Tower in Wuhan, central ...

China Focus: Tibet's GDP grows 7.8 pct in 2020

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Nov. 23, 2020 shows a view of Lhasa City, capital of ...

England look to sweep Sri Lanka as India await

Joe Root's England will look to sweep Sri Lanka in the second and final Test, starting Friday, as they prepare ...

Asian Markets Mostly Higher at Start of US Inauguration Day

Asian markets are mostly higher Wednesday just hours before Joe Biden is inaugurated as the next president of the United ...

Uyghurs rights group applauds atrocity determination by US

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Campaign For Uyghurs (CFU), a US-based rights group on Tuesday applauded the outgoing Donald Trump ...

Australia's women's NCL to begin on Jan 30

Melbourne [Australia], January 20 (ANI): Cricket Australia on Wednesday confirmed the women's National Cricket League (NCL) has been further delayed ...

Warner credits Team India

Brisbane [Australia], January 20 (ANI): Australia opening batsman David Warner on Wednesday lauded Team India for retaining the Border-Gavaskar Trophy ...

Tokyo shares close lower on profit-taking

Tokyo stocks closed down Wednesday as profit-taking wiped out earlier gains, with investors taking a wait-and-see stance ahead of Joe ...

It was fans' constant support and belief in team: Rahane

Brisbane [Australia], January 20 (ANI): After scripting a memorable Test series win against Australia, India stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane on ...

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U.S. stocks jump sharply after inauguration

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Wednesday as the 46th president of the ...

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, ...

U.S. stocks rise for last hurrah as Trump exits White House

U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, the last day of Donald Trump's presidency.It was a fitting farewell as numerous records were ...

Fishers get boost as Ireland designates 5 new ports for IUU and NEAFC

DUBLIN, Ireland - Five additional Irish ports for UK registered Northern Ireland vessel landings have been designated for both IUU ...

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