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Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Sydney man held in maximum security prison in Egypt over Facebook post

CAIRO, Egypt - A Sydney man is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Tora, Egypt for liking a Facebook ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Crisis-hit Qantas ends 30-year Wallabies sponsorship

Australian flag carrier Qantas announced it would no longer fund sports sponsorships on Wednesday, severing a 30-year association with the ...

Michael Hooper to keep Wallabies captaincy under coach Dave Rennie

Flanker Michael Hooper will remain Wallabies captain under new coach Dave Rennie, Rugby Australia said on Wednesday, ending speculation he ...

Pic story: He Wenhua, paralyzed villager casts off poverty by weaving

He Wenhua poses for a portrait in Hongsibao District of Wuzhong City, northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, June 6, ...

Taiwan President visits military base amid show of force by China

Taipei [Taiwan], September 23 (ANI): Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Tuesday visited a military base on one of its outlying ...

Have fun with dough! New Zealand students learn to make Chinese moon cakes

Students from the Scots College school in New Zealand learn to make moon cakes to celebrate the Chinese Mid-Autumn festival ...

US stocks rebound on Fed reassurance

New York [US], September 23 (ANI/Xinhua): US stocks climbed on Tuesday on policy reassurance from a top Fed official following ...

China Releases Details on Its Own Unreliable Entity List

China's Ministry of Commerce has released long-awaited provisions on its "unreliable entity list," in a move seen as a countermeasure ...

DRDO working on cultivating vegetables for Indian Army

Leh (Ladakh) [India], September 22 (ANI): As the troops are set to spend harsh winters at the China border, the ...

Major Powers Spotlight COVID-19 Response at UNGA

NEW YORK - As the U.N. General Assembly annual debate got under way Tuesday, combating and eliminating the coronavirus pandemic ...

Pak wants to make Gilgit Baltistan its province: Activist

Geneva [Switzerland], September 22 (ANI): A political activist from Gilgit Baltistan has said that Pakistan is forced to make occupied ...

China pushes Tibetan workers into military-style training centres

London [UK], September 22 (ANI): As the world continues to condemn China's ongoing human rights violation in Xinjiang, Beijing is ...

US House approves bill to ban imports from China's Xinjiang

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): The US House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved legislation that would effectively ban imports ...

S Korea seeks UN's support for declaring end to Korean War

New York [US], September 23 (ANI): South Korean President Moon Jae-in reiterated the need for declaring the end to the ...

Telangana student pursuing higher studies in Australia dies

Vikarabad (Telangana) [India], September 23 (ANI): Harishivashankar Reddy, a student hailing from Telangana who was pursuing higher education at Southern ...

Partisan Websites Fill Media Void

WASHINGTON - Headlines never tell the entire story, but they do set a tone. That's certainly the case with some ...

US Conservatives Find New Merit in Industrial Policy

WASHINGTON - For decades, American conservative politicians have championed the power of the free-market economic model to determine which companies ...

Climate explained: humans have dealt with plenty of climate variability

Climate Explained is a collaboration between The Conversation, Stuff and the New Zealand Science Media Centre to answer your questions ...

Our new model shows Australia can expect 11 tropical cyclones this season

Tropical cyclones are considered one of the most devastating weather events in Australia. But they're erratic - where, when and ...

5 things the pandemic has revealed about the Australian psyche

The COVID-19 pandemic has spawned some of the most dramatic changes to Australian life in recent memory. We've had to ...

Violations Mar Lead-Up to Myanmar's National Election

GENEVA - A U.N. official documenting the human rights situation in Myanmar warned that the country's national election on November ...

Recipient of Tenzing Norgay National Award calls on DGP Haryana

Chandigarh [India], September 22 (ANI): Mountaineer cop Anita Kundu, a recipient of Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award 2019 in the ...

US delivering peace through strength: President Trump tells UN

Broadcast on the first day of the General Assembly's annual General Debate, Mr. Trump's comments were made in a pre-recorded ...

China replicates Xinjiang's military-style training centers in Tibet

London [UK], September 22 (ANI): As the world continues to condemn China's ongoing human rights violation in Xinjiang, Beijing is ...

Xi Focus: Xi opposes politicizing COVID-19, stigmatization

A local resident gives a thumb-up to Ekebar Emet, a volunteer at the frontline of epidemic prevention and control, in ...

Why Are Central Asian Countries Silent About China's Uyghurs?

The Central Asian governments have tried to stay out of Beijing's ruthless campaign against Uyghurs and other minorities in China's ...

Trump says UN must 'hold China accountable' for Covid-19

US President Donald Trump told the UN General Assembly on Tuesday that China must be held accountable by the world ...

Trump Tells UN to Hold China Accountable for Coronavirus

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump called on the United Nations to "hold China accountable for their actions" in ...

Xi Focus: Xi announces China aims to achieve carbon neutrality before 2060

File photo shows a wind power field in the countryside of Turpan, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Wang Fei)BEIJING, ...

China has no intention to fight either Cold War or hot war: Xi

The flag of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games is shown on the Great Wall during cultural activities to welcome the ...

Xi Focus: Xi sums up lessons from pandemic, call for joining hands

The "Let Us Beat Swords into Ploughshares" sculpture (Front) is seen in snow at the United Nations headquarters in New ...

Xi Focus: Xi underlines moral standard in competition among countries

A China-Europe freight train bound for Duisburg of Germany pulls out of the Wuhan terminal of China Railway Intermodal in ...

Sierra Leonean VP praises Chinese doctors for efforts in COVID-19 fight

Chinese and Sierra Leonean medical workers bid farewell to an infant COVID-19 patient discharged from the China-Sierra Leone Friendship Hospital, ...

China confirms dip in birth rates in Xinjiang

Beijing [China], September 22 (ANI): China has finally acknowledged a drop in birth rates in Xinjiang but has denied reports ...

India tells China to move back in eastern Ladakh

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): During the sixth Corps Commander level talks held on September 21, India insisted that ...

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U.S. stocks advance, Nasdaq jumps 185 points

NEW YORK, New York - Despite the official death toll from the coronavirus disease Covid-19 passing 200,000 on Tuesday, U.S. ...

Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Property owners in Buffalo accused of exposing families to lead poison

BUFFALO, New York A number of companies and individuals renting homes to predominantly impoverished Black communities are being sued for ...

Rs 517 cr spent on PM Modi's visit to 58 countries since 2015: MEA

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Since 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited 58 countries and Rs 517.82 crores ...

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