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Japan decides to forbid duty-free purchases by foreign students

Tokyo [Japan], December 6 (ANI): Foreign students in Japan will no longer be permitted access to duty-free purchases in response ...


80 years on, the attack on Pearl Harbour offers lessons for today

"Pacific Ablaze" read Australian papers on December 8 1941, as the world learned about the monumental events that unfolded only ...


Russian men's tennis stars achieve historic 15-year first

The Russian tennis federation (RTF) team has won the Davis Cup title for the first time since 2006 after beating ...


Putin to Visit New Delhi Amid Spotlight on Indian Defense Purchase

NEW DELHI - Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in India Monday for a summit as Moscow begins the delivery of ...


Amit Shah reaches Jaipur, to attend BJP state working executive committee meeting

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], December 5 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived in Jaipur on Sunday where he will attend ...


Amit Shah meets 1971 India-Pak war hero Bhairo Singh Rathore in Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) [India], December 5 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday met Bhairo Singh Rathore who played an ...


Asian Champions Trophy- India thrash Thailand 13-0 in opener

Donghae [Korea], December 5 (ANI): Dragflicker Gurjit Kaur scored five goals as Indian Women's Hockey team registered an emphatic 13-0 ...


Sony unveils first trailer for 'Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse' (Part One)

Washington [US], December 5 (ANI): Sony Pictures on Sunday released the first look teaser and title of the upcoming animated ...


Sony unveils new scene, character poster for Jared Leto's 'Morbius'

Washington [US], December 5 (ANI): After a long wait, Sony Pictures have finally treated fans with a new scene, character ...


Let's inspire youth to shine on the games field: PM Modi on Neeraj Chopra's initiative

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the country should keep on doing ...


Pakistan's reliance on China for digitization indicates dependency, poses higher risks

Beijing [China], December 5 (ANI): For digital transformation, Pakistan mostly relies on China's digital silk road, making it look more ...


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Laos-China railway begins operating in December

VIENTIANE, Laos: A railway connecting Laos and China will begin operations, though significantly adding to Laos' debt burden.The railway line, ...

Ireland Senate resolution supports Taiwan independence, opposes China

Dublin, Ireland: The Irish Senate has unanimously passed a resolution seeking to expand Dublin's relations with Taipei, and voicing their ...

Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...

Questions remain about freedom of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has said it "remains deeply concerned" that Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai ...

Japan decides to forbid duty-free purchases by foreign students

Tokyo [Japan], December 6 (ANI): Foreign students in Japan will no longer be permitted access to duty-free purchases in response ...

Improved Ducks won't take Capitals by surprise

The Anaheim Ducks have either sped up their rebuilding process, or they are much more advanced than many anticipated. Either ...

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African white rhinos flown to Rwanda to evade poachers

AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK, Rwanda: Thirty white rhinos from South Africa were flown by conservationists to Akagera National Park in Rwanda, ...

Mexican gang crashes into prison, flees with nine inmates

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: A Mexican gang crashed vehicles into a Mexican jail this week, in a successful bid to free ...

Laos-China railway begins operating in December

VIENTIANE, Laos: A railway connecting Laos and China will begin operations, though significantly adding to Laos' debt burden.The railway line, ...

Robot company will pay $200,000 for human faces for use on robots

PERM KRAI, Russia: Tech company Promobot is planning the launch of a new line of human-looking robots, but first they ...

Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...

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Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25 in first price increase in 35 years

CHESAPEAKE, Virginia: Discount retail chain Dollar Tree said it will raise its prices from $1 to $1.25 for most of ...


GM cathode battery plant seeks to lower cost of electric car batteries

DETROIT, Michigan: General Motors has announced that it will construct a new cathode factory in North America for its electric ...


Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...


BMW new XM hybrid concept vehicle to begin production in 2022

MUNICH, Germany: Automaker BMW has announced the launch of its new concept plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, the first M class ...


To end chip shortage, build U.S. factories, says White House

DETROIT, Michigan: Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo visited Detroit to highlight the urgent need to manufacture semiconductor chips in the United ...


Brit Air halts Hong Kong flights as China forces crews to quarantine

LONDON, England: British Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong, after its crew members were reported to have been forced ...


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