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To counter Chinese, US, Japan, Australia, UK create Pacific group

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House has reported that the U.S., Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the UK have created an ...

Samsung to pay Australia $9.7 million over false waterproof claims

CANBERRA, Australia: Samsung Electronics has been fined $9.65 million by Australia for releasing nine misleading advertisements about the untrue water-resistance ...

S. Korea send satellite into orbit on successful rocket launch

SEOUL, South Korea: After a first test launch failed last year, this week officials said South Korea's second test launch ...

J.T. Poston shoots 62 to grab John Deere Classic lead

J.T. Poston used an eagle and seven birdies to fire a 9-under-par 62 on Thursday and take the first-round lead ...

USC, UCLA jumping to Big Ten in 2024

Southern California and UCLA are leaving the Pac-12 for the Big Ten in 2024, a bombshell move that stunned the ...

Vaccines, FTAs help boost Cambodia's economic recovery: World Bank

© Provided by Xinhua Cambodia's total exports rose 34.5 percent year-on-year during the January-May period this year, and traditional growth ...

Karot Hydropower Plant put into full commercial operation in Pakistan

© Provided by Xinhua Located 55 km away from Islamabad, the Karot Hydropower Plant is constructed by the China Three ...

Could more online learning help fix Australia's teacher shortage?

On Thursday, thousands of teachers went on strike in New South Wales, over pay and "unsustainable" workloads.This co ...

Is Australia in the firing line of a new Chinese campaign against the US?

How can Australia navigate the tough and dangerous strategic environment in Asia today with America and China competing to be ...

UAE, South Korea launch joint cooperation programme to support entrepreneurship, SMEs

ABU DHABI, 30th June, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE, represented by the Ministry of Economy's National Programme for Small and ...

Apple's live-action 'Godzilla, Titans Series' expand cast by five

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): Apple TV and Legendary Television's 'Godzilla and Titans series' have added their first five cast ...

Lunar crater from mysterious rocket impact found

NASA has discovered a double crater made when a rocket of unknown origin hit the MoonA rocket of unknown origin ...

NATO Ends Summit with Strengthened Posture Against Russia, China

Madrid - NATO leaders concluded their three-day meeting in Madrid Thursday with the Western security alliance strengthening its defense against ...

Jason Day, Taylor Pendrith WD from John Deere Classic

Former world No. 1 Jason Day of Australia and Taylor Pendrith of Canada withdrew from the John Deere Classic on ...

Researchers find climate change in oceanwater might impact mangrove dispersal in recent study

Washington [US], June 30 (ANI): In the 21st century, mangrove forests around the world have experienced changes in ocean surface ...

Ukraine Recap: Putin plays historian while the west closes its ranks

On day one of Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine, February 24, Russian troops seized Snake Island, a tiny rocky outcrop ...

Beijing Seeks Mediator Role in Turbulent Horn of Africa

Johannesburg - China is offering to help "silence the guns in the Horn of Africa," an ambitious undertaking given the ...

Notts Outlaws skipper Dan Christian to make final Trent Bridge appearance on Friday

Nottingham [UK], June 30 (ANI): Notts Outlaws skipper Dan Christian will be making his final home appearance for the side ...

Blackout fears in heatwave-hit Tokyo as power plant fails

Tokyo [Japan], June 30 (ANI): A thermal power plant in northeast Japan was taken offline due to a technical glitch ...

The 'one-China policy' is a lie, says expert

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): The One-China policy that recognizes the existence of a single government, including Taiwan is a ...

Only 15% of World Enjoys Free Expression of Information

A Britain-based group says its latest study of worldwide free expression rights shows only 15% of the global population lives ...

NATO summit concludes amid criticisms of bloc's aggression

© Provided by Xinhua "NATO has always been used by the United States as a tool to perpetuate its hegemony," ...

Xi Story: 10 application letters to join the Party

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, June 30 (Xinhua) -- July 1 this year marks the 101st anniversary of the founding ...

China asks 'empire of secret stealing' US to cease malicious cyber activities immediately

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): China on Thursday said that the United States is worthy of the name of the ...

China launches 100-day crackdown on crimes

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): Ahead of the 20th national congress of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the Chinese Ministry ...

China's military flights off Taiwan coast intended to send message to US: Analysts

Taipei [Taiwan], June 30 (ANI): Analysts think that China sends an increasing number of warplanes into Taiwan's air defence zone ...

Indian boxer Sachin advances to quarter-finals in Elorda Cup

Nur-Sultan [Kazakhstan], June 30 (ANI): Reigning youth world champion Sachin made his way into the men's 57kg quarter-finals of Elorda ...

Jason Day (back) withdraws from John Deere Classic

Former world No. 1 golfer Jason Day of Australia withdrew from the John Deere Classic with a back injury on ...

Xi backs zero-COVID policy despite economic blowback

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping has once again backed the zero-COVID policy, saying this coronavirus measure ...

Pakistan may fall into a debt trap like Sri Lanka due to its economic ties with China: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 30 (ANI): Pakistan may fall into a debt trap like Sri Lanka owing to its economic ties ...

China and Russia want to create G7 alternative media

Germany's Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reports that Beijing and Moscow hope to expand BRICS to include four more nationsChina and Russia ...

G7 summit showed club's impotence Politico

In Germany, seven rich countries offered underwhelming solutions to problems of the world they don?t represent, the outlet arguedThis year's ...

India's new envoy Naveen Srivastava presents credentials to Nepal President

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 30 (ANI): India's new ambassador to Nepal, Naveen Srivastava presented his credentials to the President of Nepal ...

New Zealand Designates US Proud Boys Terrorist Group

New Zealand has designated the U.S. right wing groups the Proud Boys and The Base as terrorist organizations, making it ...

China's CCP accused of forced Organ Harvesting trade

Brussels [Belgium], June 30 (ANI): Experts, politicians and victims have jointly raised concerns over the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)'s alleged ...

NATO must stop slandering us: China

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): China on Thursday slammed the new strategic concept of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), ...

Tibetan student sentenced to 3 years in prison in China

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): Chinese authorities recently sentenced a university student from Kardze's Shelian Township to three years in ...

What NATO's new strategic concept means for China

The Western military alliance names Beijing as a challenge for the first timeDuring the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) latest ...

Chinese energy giant considers offloading Western assets media

PetroChina may withdraw from Australian and Canadian projects, according to ReutersPetroChina may sell its stakes in natural gas projects in ...

China, Russia want to create alternative to G7 media

Germany's Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reports that Beijing and Moscow want to expand BRICS to include four more nationsChina and Russia ...

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High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

France expects to reopen coal-fired power plant in Lorraine

PARIS, France: In a written statement made this week confirming a report from broadcaster RTL, France's energy ministry said the ...

U.S. stock markets struggle, dollar makes sudden jump higher

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street struggled to find its footing on Wednesday after Fed chief Jerome Powell vowed ...

US farms planting unplanned crops due to chemical shortages

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to persistent shortages of agricultural chemicals that threaten yields, U.S. farmers have cut back on using common ...

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