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NATO, Japan look to closer tires due to China, Russia concerns

TOKYO, Japan: In light of a tense security environment following Russia's invasion of Ukraine and Moscow's growing military cooperation with ...

Japan to amend export regulations of semiconductor technology: Report

Tokyo [Japan], February 5 (ANI): Japan's current regime will soon be introducing export regulations to control the use of semiconductor ...

Chinese 'spy balloon' meant to test US counter surveillance, says analyst

Washington [US], February 5 (ANI): Chinese high-altitude surveillance balloon, that was shot down by a US fighter jet off South ...

Custom duty from 252 pc to zero will put India in global business of Car testing: Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], February 4 (ANI): Union Minister for Heavy Industries, Mahendra Nath Pandey on Saturday said that scraping custom ...

China Sports Weekly (1.29-2.4)

BEIJING, Feb. 4 (Xinhua) -- Here are the latest Chinese sports headlines from the past week:1. Beijing 2022 celebrates one-year ...

US-China war by 2025: A self-fulfilling prophecy

When a general predicts inevitable conflict, he risks inviting pre-emptive attacksAmerican Four-Star General Mike Minihan, head of the US Air ...

Blinken: US Committed to Improving Allied Defense of South Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said after meeting with his South Korean counterpart that the United States is committed ...

Dont Underestimate Xi's Ambitions Toward Taiwan, CIA Says

WASHINGTON - CIA Director William Burns said Thursday that Chinese President Xi Jinping's ambitions toward Taiwan should not be underestimated, ...

Cloud9, FlyQuest stay unbeaten in LCS Spring Split

Cloud9 beat Counter Logic Gaming in a battle of unbeaten teams on Thursday, and FlyQuest downed Golden Guardians to maintain ...

Four Indian-American lawmakers appointed as members of key US House Committees

Washington [US], February 3 (ANI): Four Indian-American lawmakers-- Raja Krishnamoorthi, Pramila Jayapal, Ami Bera and Ro Khanna-- have been appointed ...

US, Philippines to set up 4 new bases against China

Washington [US], February 3 (ANI): The United States and the Philippines have agreed that the former's forces can use four ...

Chinese Spy Balloon Spotted Over Western US, Pentagon Says

WASHINGTON - The U.S. is tracking a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon that has been spotted over U.S. airspace for a ...

Blinken Heads to China Amid Low Expectations

state department - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is heading to Beijing for talks with senior Chinese officials on ...

US military to have access to Philippines defence bases to counter China in SCS

Washington [US], February 2 (ANI): To counter China's aggressive territorial posturing in the South China Sea, the Philippines agreed to ...

Philippines Grants US Military Access to More Bases

The United States and the Philippines announced an agreement Thursday that will give the U.S. military access to four new ...

China should change its mindset, learn to respect territorial integrity: Report

Beijing [China], February 2 (ANI): Since the occupation of Tibet, China has generally been seen as a military expansionist country ...

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed as Ranking Member on strategic competition between US and China

Washington [US], February 2 (ANI): Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi on Wednesday (local time) was appointed to serve as Ranking Member ...

China' aggression against India, Taiwan 'unacceptable', Republican lawmakers urge Blinken to say

Washington [US], February 2 (ANI): Several Republican lawmakers on Wednesday urged US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to hold China ...

France, Australia pledge to deepen ties with Taiwan

Taipei [Taiwan], February 1 (ANI): France and Australia have pledged to deepen their ties with Taiwan. The two countries have ...

Thailand Open: Sai Praneeth, Ishaan-Tanisha, Ashmita advance to next round

Bangkok [Thailand], February 1 (ANI): Indian shuttler B. Sai Praneeth advanced to the second round of the men's singles competition ...

Cambodia Seeks More Loans From Beijing Amid Fears of 'Debt Trap'

Phnom Penh - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen is expected to visit Beijing next week looking to borrow more than ...

China making claims on our territory: Philippines raises concern on Beijing's aggressive behavior in SCS

Hong Kong, February 1 (ANI): Beijing's unending quest to dominate the South China Sea has put irked the Philippines and ...

Defiant Taiwan must stand up for itself against China

Taipei [Taiwan], February 1 (ANI): Taiwan needs to defend itself against authoritarian threats from China and it must stand up ...

Mad for mangas: Asia leaves its mark on Angoul me comics fest

France's fascination with manga comic books is booming, a trend highlighted at the Angoulême international comics festival at the end ...

Filipinos among most 'favored tourists' in Taiwan

MANILA - Filipinos are among the most favored visitors in Taiwan because they are not frugal spenders when traveling, the ...

US set for more military buildup near China

Washington and the Philippines have announced plans to create four more American bases in the Southeast Asian nation The US ...

US set to boost military presence near China

Washington and the Philippines have announced plans to for four more American bases The US military will be deployed to ...

US makes diplomatic move targeting China

Washington sends diplomats to Solomon Islands after 30-year absence The US embassy in the Solomon Islands reopened on Thursday, decades ...

China lashes out at NATO country's newly elected leader

Beijing has accused the next Czech president, Petr Pavel, of meddling in its affairs after his Taiwan phone call Beijing ...

China lashes out at NATO country's newly elected president

Beijing has accused Petr Pavel of meddling in its affairs after his phone call with Taiwan Beijing has slammed Czech ...

Chinese New Year seminar for Taiwan businesspeople held in Beijing

BEIJING, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- A seminar was held Sunday by the Taiwan Work Office of the Communist Party of ...

China's Zhu Lin clinches first WTA tour singles title at Thailand Open

BANGKOK, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- China's Zhu Lin won her first-ever WTA Tour singles title at the WTA 250 Thailand ...

China bags 2 titles at Thailand Masters badminton tournament

BANGKOK, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- Chinese badminton team bagged women's singles and mixed doubles titles at the Thailand Masters which ...

GLOBALink | Cross-Strait Chinese New Year celebration event held in Fuzhou

FUZHOU, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- Children from the Chinese mainland and Taiwan on Saturday participated in a Chinese New Year ...

Chinese shuttlers to vie for two titles at Thailand Masters

BANGKOK, Feb. 4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese shuttlers will vie for two titles at the Thailand Masters, after successful runs in ...

China urges U.S. to stop meddling in Taiwan question: spokesperson

BEIJING, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- The United States should stop meddling in the Taiwan question, and stop creating new factors ...

Chinese shuttlers reach 2023 Thailand Masters semis

BANGKOK, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- Chinese shuttlers sailed into the Thailand Masters semifinals on Friday, securing victories in several categories. ...

Macao gears up for mainland tour groups, eyes int'l tourist market

MACAO, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) said on Friday that it has been gearing up ...

China urges U.S. officials to prudently handle Taiwan-related issues

BEIJING, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- China urges relevant U.S. officials to earnestly abide by the one-China principle and the provisions ...

China urges certain Czech politician to cancel wrong decision

BEIJING, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- China on Thursday urged certain Czech politician to cancel the wrong decision and stop sending ...

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Up to 2,000 Israelis to be housed in new town on Gaza border

JERUSALEM - Israel on Sunday announced plans to build a new town on the Gaza border .The town, temporarily named ...

US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

CHICAGO, Illinois: After an ice storm ravaged states from Texas to West Virginia, this week, airlines canceled over 1,800 flights ...

Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...

Courts declare New Jersey anti-gun law cannot be enforced

TRENTON, New Jersey: A federal judge has blocked a New Jersey law allowing the state's attorney-general to sue gun manufacturers ...

US ending Covid emergency programs on May 11

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration said this week that it will end US COVID-19 emergency declarations on 11th May, nearly ...

After 11,000 US flights disrupted, FAA updates its computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a letter to lawmakers last week, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said it had put in ...

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