Thu, 29 Oct 2020

Defibrillators to be installed at all subway stations in Beijing

BEIJING, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- Beijing plans to install automated external defibrillator (AED) devices in the city's 104 stations on ...

U.S. rift wiith China contrasted by warming of ties with India

NEW DELHI - India and the U.S. held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue in New Delhi, ...

FCC targets foreign support of electronic media in U.S.

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio ...

State of Victoria in Australia relaxes coronavirus restrictions

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed the easing of strict coronavirus restrictions in ...

India, US relations go beyond political parties: State Dept

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], October 29 (ANI): Underlining that India and US relations go beyond political parties, the State Department ...

ATP roundup: Djokovic survives scare in Vienna

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic saved four set points before pulling away for a 7-6 (11), 6-3 victory against Croatia's Borna Coric ...

On Twitter, bots spread conspiracy theories and QAnon talking points

Americans who seek political insight and information on Twitter should know how much of what they are seeing is the ...

FBI Arrests Five People in China's Operation Fox Hunt'

WASHINGTON - The FBI arrested five people Wednesday in connection with a scheme to force a former Chinese municipal official ...

Gatland says Springboks could be 'underdone' for Lions tour

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland says he is surprised by world champions South Africa's decision to withdraw from ...

North Koreans Focus on Telling Their Own Stories in the South

SEOUL - Kang Nara, 23, is in her Seoul studio getting ready to record a YouTube podcast. She fled North ...

Three Are Killed, 26 Left Missing As Storm Batters Central Vietnam

At least three were killed and 26 left missing as a strong typhoon slammed into central regions of Vietnam on ...

Pumped hydro isn't our energy future, it's our past

It's now beyond dispute that - for new electricity generation - solar, wind and other forms of renewable energy are ...

UN chief hails Republic of Korea's vow to achieve carbon neutrality

The UN chief was "very encouraged" by President Moon Jae-in's announcement on Wednesday of South Korea's commitment to get to ...

SBI raises USD 1 billion untied loan with JBIC, other lenders

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 28 (ANI): The State Bank of India (SBI) signed a loan agreement amounting to up to ...

AB opts out of Big Bash League

AB de Villiers will not play in the Big Bash League in Australia this year.The South African batsman, who turned ...

Iraq reports 4,043 new COVID-19 cases, 463,951 in total

Baghdad [Iraq], October 28 (ANI/Xinhua): The Iraqi Health Ministry reported on Wednesday 4,043 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number ...

Michael Neser joins Glamorgan for 2021 season

Cardiff [UK], October 28 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Michael Neser has signed for Glamorgan Cricket as an overseas player for the ...

Feature: China trade fair major opportunity for "Made in Italy" brands

Photo shows decorations at the west entrance of the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) in east China's Shanghai, Oct. ...

Why young people tune out government COVID-19 messaging

Across Canada, COVID-19 infection rates are climbing amid the coronavirus's second wave.Since a short flattening of the curve in the ...

Where Trump and Biden Differ on Key Issues

WASHINGTON - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential election ...

CFU calls on nations to end atrocities faced by Uyghurs by China

Washington [US], October 28 (ANI): On the occasion of the International Religious Freedom Day, Campaign for Uyghurs (CFU) commemorated the ...

ETNAM commends US Senate

Washington [US], October 28 (ANI): East Turkistan National Awakening Movement (ETNAM) commended the US Senate for introducing a resolution that ...

PIDS announces line-up of webinars for November

QUEZON CITY, Oct. 28 (PIA) - The Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) released yesterday, October 27 the schedule of ...

FDA releases new list of ASF-affected countries to warn public

QUEZON CITY, Oct. 28 (PIA)---The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the new list of countries suspected to be affected ...

Here's How Trump, Biden Differ on Key Issues

WASHINGTON - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential election ...

Will Pucovski joins Melbourne Stars for BBL

Melbourne [Australia], October 28 (ANI): Melbourne Stars on Wednesday announced the signing of Victorian batsman Will Pucovski ahead of the ...

Commentary: U.S. meddling shows hegemonic bigotry

BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Some U.S. politicians have for long relentlessly smeared China over its peaceful development. However, it ...

Tokyo shares fall on pandemic worries

Tokyo stocks ended lower on Wednesday following losses on Wall Street, with growing concern over the spread of the coronavirus, ...

Women on 10 flights from Qatar invasively examined: Australia

Australia revealed on Wednesday that female passengers on 10 planes flying out of Doha were forced to endure "appalling" physical ...

Shaanxi province hosts 2020 Chinese Badminton C'ships

Chen Long of Fighting Dragon Team returns the shuttlecock to Zhao Junpeng of Eagle Team during the men's singles match ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Oct. 28)

BEIJING, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

East China's Xuzhou boosts agriculture by combining it with tourism

Plant cultivation facilities are placed at a modern agricultural industry park in Tongshan District, Xuzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, Oct. ...

Uniform Civil Code should be implemented in India, says Sanjay Raut

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 28 (ANI): Shiv Sena has mentioned it earlier as well that Uniform Civil Code should be ...

Bitcoin faithful say this time is different after price surge

Bitcoin advocates say this time will be different as the virtual coin surges back to price levels last seen in ...

Duterte prefers govt-to-govt deal in buying COVID-19 vaccine

CALOOCAN CITY, Oct. 28 (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday said he favors government-to-government transaction most likely with ...

PH on SCS: No concession, infraction left unanswered

PARAnAQUE CITY, Oct. 28 (PIA) -- The Philippines would concede nothing when it comes to its territorial claims in the ...

Trump Wants Putin To 'Join Forces' On China, Former Adviser Says

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump would focus in a second term on getting Russian President Vladimir Putin to side with ...

Boxing Day Test in Melbourne as India tour dates confirmed

Cricket Australia Wednesday confirmed that India will play a four-Test series on their upcoming tour Down Under, with the Melbourne ...

Rajnath Singh raises Chinese 'reckless aggression'

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday mentioned about the military standoff with China along ...

A litany of losses: a new project maps our abandoned arts events of 2020

There was a time when artists imagined and planned work for 2020. For some, years had gone into the planning. ...

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Wall Street plunges, U.S. dollar jumps as Covid-19 rages

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. and global stock markets shattered on Wednesday with the key Dow Jones index plunging ...

5 Canadian aerospace firms expand Super Hornet ties with Boeing

OTTAWA, Canada - Five major aerospace companies in Canada and Boeing have inked an agreement which will see a multi-decade, ...

UK-Irish farming tech company expands market to Texas, Oregon

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Innovative animal tracking collar company Herdsy has secured its first U.S. deals.The business will supply its technology ...

FCC targets foreign support of electronic media in U.S.

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio ...

State of Victoria in Australia relaxes coronavirus restrictions

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed the easing of strict coronavirus restrictions in ...

UK needs to decide between bargaining power and negotiation strategy

LONDON, UK - Reaching an agreement in trade deals is, in the best of times, a long process. There are ...

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