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4.9 magnitude quake hits Taiwan's Hualien

Taipei [Taiwan], January 16 (ANI): A 4.9 magnitude earthquake jolted waters near Hualien county of Taiwan on Sunday, according to ...


AFC Women's Asian Cup: Indian football team dreaming of having successful campaign

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): Four days are left for the AFC Women's Asian Cup to get underway, and ...


In first intrusion of 2022, four Chinese coast guard ships enter Japanese waters in Senkaku Islands

Tokyo [Japan], January 16 (ANI): In the first intrusion of 2022, four Chinese coast guard ships sailed in Japanese waters ...


10 Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan's air defence identification zone

Taipei [Taiwan], January 15 (ANI): China's 10 military aircraft entered the southwest sector of Taiwan's air defence identification zone (ADIZ) ...


Youngest in Asia, Shilky Devi looking to take learnings into the future

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 15 (ANI): Shilky Devi, a 16-year-old member of the Indian women's football team, who apart from ...


This Chinese spy scandal is classic Yellow Peril fearmongering

A British lobbyist of Chinese origin has been giving large sums of money to UK politicians? It has to be ...


Taiwan finds remains of crashed F-16 jet's pilot

Taipei [Taiwan], January 14 (ANI): Taiwan's search and rescue teams have found what are believed to be the remains of ...


China adopts illegal approach in diplomatic row with Vilnius: Lithuanian Minister

Paris [France] January 13 (ANI): Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis has accused China of using "coercive methods" to make Vilnius ...


AFC Women's Asian Cup: Indian team shift base to Mumbai, Dennerby excited for challenge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 13 (ANI): After camping in Kochi for more than a month since returning from their tour ...


Hong Kong COVID-19 Tracking App Spurs Opposition

HONG KONG - A new Hong Kong mandate that restaurants and other establishments require use of an app aimed at ...


Taiwan finds debris of missing Air Force F-16V fighter plane; pilot still traceless

Taipei [Taiwan], January 13 (ANI): Taiwan has found the debris of a missing Air Force F-16V fighter plane that went ...


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British energy company scolded by customers after sending warm socks

LONDON, England: The large British energy firm E.ON Next has delivered an apology after sending warm socks to 30,000 customers ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Delta Airlines reports $408 million quarterly loss due to Covid

ATLANTA, Georgia: With a business slowdown caused by a COVID-19 surge in December, Delta Air Lines lost $408 million in ...

Outpacing industry, TSMC set for huge chip manufacturing expansion

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Chip manufacturer Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), a supplier of Apple, Qualcomm and other major tech companies, has ...

NYC Mandarin Oriental Hotel bought by Indian billionaire Ambani

NEW YORK CITY, New Your: Mukesh Ambani, India's wealthiest person, has gained a controlling stake in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel ...

At $100 billion valuation, Ford races past General Motors

DETROIT, Michigan: The market value of Ford Motor Company has reached over $100 billion for the first time, as more ...

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Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

Outpacing industry, TSMC set for huge chip manufacturing expansion

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Chip manufacturer Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), a supplier of Apple, Qualcomm and other major tech companies, has ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Australian politicians gang up on Djokovic, want him out of country

MELBOURNE, NSW, Australia - The reputation of Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city was in tatters on Friday night after the sensational ...

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Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...


French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...


Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...


After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...


Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...


Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...


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