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China commits to trade talks amid 'groundless' Huawei moves

Beijing is committed to striking a trade deal with the US but it's ready to respond with more countermeasures, said ...

Blitzboks to face Australia in London Sevens QF

Cape Town - The Blitzboks will face Australia in the quarter-finals of the London Sevens after beating Argentina 40-21 to ...

CWC19 warm-up: Mark Wood walks off with left foot discomfort

Southampton [UK], May 25 (ANI): England suffered a scare as fast bowler Mark Wood walked off the field with a ...

Classy Blitzboks cruise past Canada

Cape Town - The Blitzboks made it two from two at the London Sevens after beating Canada in their second ...

Trump bats for fair trade with Japan in Tokyo

Tokyo [Japan], May 25 (ANI): During his first engagement in Japan, US President Donald Trump called for fair trade with ...

N Korean missile tests violated UN resolutions: Bolton

Tokyo [Japan], May 25 (ANI): The United States' National Security Advisor John Bolton on Saturday labelled the recent North Korean ...

PM Modi greeted by British, German counterparts on electoral win

New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Amidst high-octane developments on her home-front, UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday called ...

Panesar eyes return to cricket after beating mental woes

London - Former England spinner Monty Panesar says he wants to return to cricket having been cured of the "paranoia/schizophrenia" ...

Four More Countries Vote in EU Election

BRUSSELS - Voters in Slovakia, Malta, Latvia and the Czech Republic are casting ballots Saturday in European Parliament elections.The stakes ...

Drones Monitor Whale Health In Australia

SYDNEY - A water-proof drone is being used by Australian scientists to collect the highly-treasured nasal mucus of migrating whales. ...

5.1 magnitude earthquake jolts Japan ahead of Trump's visit

Chiba [Japan], May 25 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter Scale rattled eastern Japanese Prefecture of Chiba on ...

Trump wields more powerful weapon than tariffs in trade war

President Donald Trump's trade war against China has so far focused on attacking imports. His new front: Weaponising American exports.The ...

Doors remain open for North Korea to resume talks: US

Washington [United States], May 25 (ANI): In response to Pyongyang's statement that the dialogue between the United States and North ...

US -China trade war poses threat to Russia: Maxim Akimov

MOSCOW, Russia - The US and China trade war entails risks for the Russian economy "as it will affect the ...

Trump begins his 4-day visit to Japan

Beijing [China], May 25 (ANI): US president Donald Trump on Friday embarked on a four-day visit to Japan amid trade ...

Modi is 'great man' and 'leader': Donald Trump

Washington [US], May 25 (ANI): A day after ruling BJP secured a resounding victory in the parliamentary elections, US President ...

Iran Rejects Speculations on Japanese PM's Visit

Media reports say Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Iran for talks with Iranian officials on mutual ties and ...

Hundreds of Same-Sex Couples Tie The Knot in Taiwan After Law Passes

Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week of a landmark ...

Human Trafficking Across Myanmar-China Border Increases in 2019

The number of women from Myanmar being trafficked for marriage to Chinese husbands is increasing, according to statistics kept by ...

China's Arctic Investments Generate Heat

As China's investments and involvement north of the Arctic Circle rise, so has the opposition from the United States.On May ...

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U.S. stocks rise Friday, greenback falls

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher at the close on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was sold ...

Boeing Starliner test clears way for flights to and from space center

WHITE SANDS, New Mexico - Boeing's CST-100 Starliner propulsion system was put to the test on Thursday at NASA's White ...

Airbnb making its mark in hospitality, hotel chains should be worried

Airbnb has grown exponentially since its founding in 2008 and is expected to soon go public in an initial public ...

U.S. dollar slips in Asian markets, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - Equity markets across Asia stood still on Friday. The main action was in the foreign exchange market ...

Wall Street joins world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday, joining a global sell-off which saw equity markets around ...

Train under development in China will reach speeds of 600kph

QINGDAO, China - A high-speed train capable of reaching speeds of 600 kilometers per hour (373 miles per hour) is ...

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