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Opinion: U.S. overbearing meddling shows hegemonic bigotry

The Marine One carrying U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at the White House in Washington, D.C., the United States, on ...


Most markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall Street

Most Asian and European markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York that was fuelled by fears a ...


Xinhua Photos of the Day (Oct. 27)

BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...


Asia markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall St, Europe

Most Asian markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York and Europe that was fuelled by fears a ...


Pentagon: State Department OKs Potential Arms Sales to Taiwan

The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of 100 Boeing-made Harpoon Coastal Defense Systems to Taiwan in a ...


China's 'Dark' Fishing Fleet Lays Waste to Global Ecosystems

China's fleet of illegal fishing vessels is netting multimillion-dollar catches in Korean, Taiwanese, and Japanese waters, in defiance of international ...


China imposes sanctions on US companies selling arms to Taiwan

Beijing [China], October 26 (ANI): China on Monday announced its decision to impose sanctions on US companies it says are ...


China ominously ups the rhetorical ante for war

Hong Kong, October 26 (ANI): During 70th anniversary commemorations of China's entry into the Korean War on 19 October 1950, ...


Chinese military urges U.S. to revoke Taiwan arms sales plan

BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese military spokesperson on Tuesday voiced firm opposition to U.S. arms sales to Taiwan, ...


U.S. arms sales to Taiwan firmly opposed

BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Tuesday voiced firm opposition to U.S. arms sales to Taiwan. ...


Commentary: U.S. overbearing meddling shows hegemonic bigotry

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


Business

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Dow Jones drops 222 points as consumer confidence dives

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock indices lost weight on Tuesday following a decline in consumer confidence.Th U.S. Consumer ...

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 ...

Stocks in Asia flat to lower, U.S. dollar steadies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were relatively quiet on Tuesday compared to the volatility and substantive sell-offs on ...

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 ...

Hong Kong's Hang Seng only glimmer of light on Asian markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were limp on Monday, although the Hong Kong market showed some life.In Tokyo, ...

Asia Pacific

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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 ...

Australian law enforcement officers intercept huge cocaine shipment

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A 45-year-old Sydney man has been charged for allegedly importing approximately 144 kilograms of cocaine hidden ...

India-US ties based on shared principles, common interests: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): India and the US held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue ...

FCC Proposes New Rules for Foreign-Sponsored Broadcasts

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio broadcasters to publicly ...

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Acute malnutrition among children in Yemen at highest level ever

Yemeni children are suffering acute malnutrition at unprecedented rates as the world's worst humanitarian crisis grinds on and funding falls ...


27% of passengers on Mideast flight to Dublin diagnosed with Covid-19

An outbreak of coronavirus in Ireland has been attributed to a flight from a country in the Middle East into ...


NASA says water on moon far more widespread that previously thought

The U.S. space agency, NASA, reported Monday it has confirmed water can be found in sunlit areas of the moon, ...


America, damaged and divided, prepares to go to the polls

US President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling for the presidency of a deeply divided country, ...


20 year prison term for Californian man convicted of terrorism

RIVERSIDE, California - A U.S. man has been sentenced to twenty years in federal prison for conspiring to commit terrorist ...


U.S. vice president's chief of staff diagnosed with coronavirus

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's Chief of Staff Marc Short is the latest White House official to ...


Hotel Review

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 ...