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Biden to Visit Arizona Computer Chip Facility

U.S. President Joe Biden is traveling to Arizona on Tuesday to visit a computer chip facility, underscoring the Grand Canyon ...


Taiwanese Follow Chinese Protests with Interested but Muted Support

Taipei - For two weeks, small groups of Taiwanese have gathered in support of a wave of protests across China ...


Unnati, Anish finish with silver at Badminton Asia Junior Championships

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): U-17 women's singles shuttler Unnati Hooda, men's doubles pair of Arsh Mohammad and Sanskar ...


Asian Junior C'ships: Unnati Hooda wins India's first-ever medal in under-17 category

Nonthaburi [Thailand], December 4 (ANI): Indian shuttler Unnati Hooda became the first-ever Indian under-17 shuttler to clinch a medal at ...


Badminton Asia Junior C'ships: Anish clinches silver medal in under-15 category

Nonthaburi [Thailand], December 4 (ANI): Indian shuttler Anish clinched a silver medal in the under-15 category in the ongoing Badminton ...


Apple plans to shift production out of China in wake of violent protests

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): Apple, in recent weeks, is accelerating its plans to shift some of its production outside ...


Xi may opt for military aggression against Taiwan to stem ongoing protests: Report in China: Experts

Beijing [China], December 3 (ANI): As evidenced by the widespread opposition to the CCP's 'Zero Covid' policy and the protests ...


Asia Junior Championships: Unnati scripts history, becomes first Indian to enter U-17 singles final

Nonthaburi [Thailand], December 3 (ANI): Rising shuttler Unnati Hooda created history at the Badminton Asia U-17 and U-15 Junior Championships ...


China blasts US for coercive diplomacy

Beijing responded after Washington's top diplomat accused China of preparing a military build-upChina has called on the US to drop ...


VOA Interview December 2: John Kirby

white house - VOA White House correspondent Paris Huang spoke with John Kirby, National Security Council (NSC) Coordinator for Strategic ...


British lawmakers' Taiwan visit angers China

London [UK], December 2 (ANI): China has condemned the nearly week-long visit of British lawmakers to the self-governed island Taiwan, ...


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United, Boeing in discussions for 'major' purchase of 787s

CHICAGO, Illinois: Reuters has reported that United Airlines and Boeing are close to reaching agreement for placing a major 787 ...

Recovery in travel industry helps AirAsia limit 3rd quarter losses

SINGAPORE: Benefiting from a strong rebound in travel and the easing of pandemic-related restrictions in Southeast Asia, the parent company ...

U.S., stock markets kick off new week with significant losses

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks decelerated sharply on Monday in an ominous start to a new week. Bond ...

2022 will see historic high farm incomes in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that as producers are benefitting from high global grain and oilseed demand ...

Pfizer to spend $2.5 bln to expand Belgium, Irish factories

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Pfizer is set to invest more than $2.5 billion in its drug manufacturing operations in ...

Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

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Recovery in travel industry helps AirAsia limit 3rd quarter losses

SINGAPORE: Benefiting from a strong rebound in travel and the easing of pandemic-related restrictions in Southeast Asia, the parent company ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

China will have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon warns

WASHINGTON, D.C.: According to a Pentagon report, if China continues with its current nuclear buildup pace, it could have a ...

China seeks to dominate space, warns US general

SYDNEY, Australia: Lt. General Nina Armagno of the U.S. Space Force has said that rapid advancements in China's military capabilities ...

Citing lessening risks, Australia lowers threat levels

SYDNEY, Australia: For the first time in eight years, Australia lowered its terrorism threat level from "probable" to "possible," due ...

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Bahrain's foreign minister praises Benjamin Netanyahu

King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa greets Israeli President Isaac Herzog in the Manama capital of Bahrain on ...


More woes for UK as ambulance workers vote for strike

LONDON, England: Thousands of UK ambulance workers, represented by three different trade unions, voted to go out on strike in ...


US: reject cable to Cuba to connect voice, internet

WASHINGTON D.C.: A U.S. government committee has urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deny an application to connect Cuba ...


UK sees half of free-range turkeys dead to bird flu before Christmas

LONDON, England: Richard Griffiths, chief executive of the British Poultry Council, said nearly half of all turkeys and geese in ...


Iran's morality police force disbanded in response to demonstrations

The country has been gripped by violent protests after the death of a woman who allegedly wore an "improper" hijab ...


Musk says Neuralink brain chip human trials to begin in 6 months

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has said that he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company, Neuralink, to begin ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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