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Typhoon Odette disrupts school life for more than 12 million students

MANILA, Philippines - Schools in the Philippines impacted by Typhoon Odette are receiving plenty of support from across the nation ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Seeking money for programming, Netflix raises monthly price to $15.49

LOS ANGELES, California: Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price from $13.99 to $15.49 per month in the United States. ...

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 ...

10,000 machines produced by Biesse in India, annual production reaches 2000

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], January 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): Biesse India has achieved a landmark by rolling out the latest CNC Machine 'Rover ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: Japan turn on the style against Myanmar

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): Two-time defending champions Japan made a winning start to the AFC Women's Asian Cup ...

US suggests Lithuania rename Taiwan's representative office to deescalate tensions with China

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): The Biden administration has suggested the Lithuanian government rename Taiwan's representative office in the Baltic ...

New Zealand Ship Arrives with Water for Parched Tonga

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY - A New Zealand navy ship carrying 250,000 liters of water arrived in Tonga on Friday, bringing life-saving supplies ...

Women's Asian Cup: Face of women's football in India has changed, says Bembem Devi

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): Former Indian women footballer Bembem Devi praised the Blue Tigresses for their coordination and ...

French Parliament's Uyghur Genocide Declaration Angers China

BEIJING - China condemned a French parliament resolution on Friday that accuses Beijing of carrying out a genocide against its ...

Serb marches on in Australia after vowing to avenge Djokovic

Miomir Kecmanovic pulled off a shock to beat Italy's Lorenzo Sonego in MelbourneMiomir Kecmanovic produced the biggest win of his ...

DHT - The Most Reliable Hair Transplant Technique for a Natural-looking Hairline and Everlasting Result

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): Direct hair Transplant (DHT) is the world's most advanced procedure for hair transplants. It ...

Somerset rope in former Australia pacer Peter Siddle

Taunton [UK], January 21 (ANI): Somerset County Cricket Club (SCCC) on Friday announced the signing of former Australian fast bowler ...

Women's Asian Cup: India were unfortunate not to get 3 points, says Bhaichung Bhutia

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia feels the Blue Tigresses were "unfortunate" not to get ...

Peace in Pacific region is important; all 32 countries here should respect International Sea Law: German Envoy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): After German Navy's Frigate Bayern F217 arrived here, Berlin's Ambassador to India Walter J ...

One person trapped inside burning battery factory in South Korea

Seoul [South Korea], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): One person was trapped inside a burning battery factory in the South Korean city ...

East Turkistan govt in exile praises France for recognizing Uyghur 'genocide', urges boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Brussels [Belgium], January 21 (ANI): The East Turkistan Government in Exile praised the French people and their National Assembly for ...

Xi Story: A yellowed receipt and the red line

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- While addressing the sixth plenary session of the 19th Communist Party ...

China Exports Its Traditional Medicine to Africa

NAIROBI - Hing Pal Singh is among dozens of patients with daily appointments at the Oriental Chinese Herbal Clinic in ...

California Governor Promises to Aid Crackdown on LA Rail Theft

LOS ANGELES - California Gov. Gavin Newsom is promising statewide coordination as law enforcement and prosecutors go after thieves who ...

US Still Looking for 'Havana Syndrome' Answers

WASHINGTON - The top U.S. spy agency has concluded a mysterious illness plaguing American diplomats and other officials around the ...

Iran, Russia and China Begin Joint Naval Drill

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iran, Russia and China on Friday began a joint naval drill in the Indian Ocean aimed at ...

Women's Asia Cup: Few tweaks and India will be ready for next opponents, says Dennerby

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): Indian women's football team head coach Thomas Dennerby feels the side needs a few ...

Highlights of China's agricultural, rural development

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- China saw notable progress in agricultural and rural reform and development ...

Japan, France express concern over progress in North Korean missile program

Tokyo [Japan], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Japan and France on Friday expressed serious concern over the progress in the North Korean ...

Austria: Tibetans organize rally demanding boycott of winter Olympics over human rights violations

Vienna [Austria], January 21 (ANI): A rally was organized by the Save Tibet organisation in Austria for boycott of the ...

ISL: Mumbai City FC sign Brazilian forward Diego Mauricio

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): Mumbai City FC on Friday confirmed that the club have completed the signing of ...

VOA Exclusive: US AFRICOM Commander Says Russian Mercenaries in Mali

PENTAGON - The U.S. has now confirmed reports that Russian mercenaries known as the Wagner Group have deployed in Mali ...

'It's tough group though': Aaron Finch on Australia's Super 12 fixtures in T20 WC 2022

Melbourne [Australia], January 21 (ANI): Australia white-ball skipper Aaron Finch feels Group 1 of the ICC men's T20 World Cup ...

Shia Hazara minority protests killings in Pak terror attacks

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 21 (ANI): The Hazaras of Pakistan, a Shia minority regarded by extreme Sunnis as non-Islamic and persecuted ...

China fines 7-Eleven chain for marking Taiwan as independent nation on its website

Beijing [China], January 21 (ANI): Beijing has fined the retail chain 7-Eleven for recognising Taiwan as an independent nation on ...

Congress demands all-party delegation led by PM Modi should visit LAC

By Siddharth SharmaNew Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): After the Arunachal Pradesh incident of abduction of an Indian youth by ...

Dutch university stops accepting donations from China

Amsterdam [Netherlands], January 21 (ANI): The VU University in Amsterdam, a university that was under government radar for the possibility ...

UN official says ready to assist Tonga following volcanic eruptions

© Provided by Xinhua The United Nations is on standby with teams and emergency supplies to assist Tonga, and the ...

Lightning hope for defensive reinforcements vs. skidding Ducks

With wins in four straight games and six of their past seven, the Tampa Bay Lightning continue their three-game California ...

China, Russia block US bid to sanction North Korea at UN

New York [US], January 21 (ANI): China and Russia have put on hold a US effort at the United Nations ...

Iran, Russia Tout Closer Ties Amid Tensions With Europe, US

Iran's president visited Russia this week on a visit Iranian officials called a "turning point" in their relations, as officials ...

ESPN announces it won't send reporters to Beijing Olympics due to COVID-19

Connecticut [US], January 21 (ANI): ESPN has announced that it will not be sending any news personnel to the Winter ...

China fumes over France's Xinjiang resolution, says it could cause damage to bilateral ties

Paris [France], January 21 (ANI): The Chinese embassy in France on Thursday opposed a resolution that the French Parliament adopted ...

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ASX slides more than two percent as Asian shares generally dive

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia fell almost across-the-board on Friday, with the biggest loser the ASX.The Australian All ...

Rising UK food costs pushing inflation to 30-year high

LONDON, England: Consumer prices in the UK have risen at their fastest rate in nearly 30 years, but experts warn ...

Ford, ADT launch antitheft technology for vehicles

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. and ADT, through a new joint venture called Canopy, are introducing two new vehicle security ...

Dow Jones falls 313 points as U.S. stock markets continue to correct

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as the recent sell-off continued on Wall ...

Sotheby's asking $4 to $6.8 million for 555.55-carat black diamond

DUBAI, UAE: Auction house Sotheby's Dubai will sell a black 555.55-carat diamond believed to be from outer space, known as ...

At $534 million, Rome's Villa Aurora highest price ever at auction

ROME, Italy: Villa Aurora, a villa for sale in Rome with a starting price of $534 million, was expected to ...

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