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Japan top court says government cannot be sued for Fukushima disaster

TOKYO, Japan: Japan's top court has ruled that the government is not liable for damages to those who suffered losses ...


RCEP deepens China-ASEAN economic and trade cooperation

© Provided by Xinhua NANNING, June 25 (Xinhua) -- On May 27, a cargo ship loaded with Malaysian manganese ore ...


India-Australia relation crucial to deter Chinese ambitions in Indo-Pacific: Former Australian MP

By Heena JoshiMelbourne [Australia], June 25 (ANI): Australia sees India as one of its most important partners to deter China ...


Uttarakhand CM meets Jal Shakti Minister in Delhi

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Friday paid a courtesy call to Union ...


Pakistan arrested mastermind of 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks Sajid Mir?

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25 (ANI): Pakistan has arrested the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, Lashkar-e-Taiba's (LeT) Sajid Mir, ...


UN Chief Says World Faces Real Risk of Multiple Famines This Year

new york - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told an international conference on food security Friday that the world is facing ...


World's deepest shipwreck found

The destroyer ?Sammy B? has been found almost 7 kilometers below the ocean surfaceThe US Navy destroyer Samuel B. Roberts ...


FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2022: India placed in Group A with Brazil, US

Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 24 (ANI): Official Draw for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2022 was held ...


Chef Vikas Khanna launches 'phygital' NFT collection of his book 'Sacred Foods of India'

Dubai [UAE], June 24 (ANI): Michelin Star chef Vikas Khanna has collaborated with NFT marketplace Akshaya.io and launched his first ...


Hockey captain Savita Punia feels no team can be taken lightly during World Cup

By Sahil KohliBengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 24 (ANI): Ahead of the upcoming FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, Goalkeeper Savita Punia, ...


Every match, tournament is do-or-die for us: Savita Punia

By Sahil KohliBengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 24 (ANI): Goalkeeper Savita Punia, the captain of the Indian women's hockey team for ...


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China keeps up with demand for power during ongoing heat wave

BEIJING, China: Amidst warmer-than-normal weather, power consumption surged in the Chinese provinces north of the Yangtze river, with regions such ...

661 pound freshwater fish caught in Cambodia river

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia: Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught a stingray fish weighing 661 pounds, which is the ...

Cathay Pacific adds planes to Hong Kong, seeks to reopen after Covid

HONG KONG: Impacted by strict quarantine rules that caused a 98 percent drop in passengers, executives from Hong Kong carrier ...

Japan court says constitution does not protect same-sex couples

TOKYO Ruling that the country's ban on same-sex marriages does not violate the constitution, a Japanese court rejected a demand ...

Biden to speak with China's Xi, deciding on easing tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: U.S. President Joe Biden has said that he is planning to speak with Chinese President Xi Jinping soon, ...

China's Macau reports Covid cases, begins mass testing

MACAU: After discovering 12 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, Macau's government began mass COVID-19 testing for all residents this week. The ...

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Biden vows to combat effects of Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to "do all in my power" to protect a woman's ...

Myanmar junta minister discusses nuclear cooperation with Russia

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-run media, a junta delegation discussed nuclear technology collaboration with a Russian state-owned atomic energy ...

U.S. to provide Tk2.3 crore as emergency funding for northern Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing more than Tk2.3 crore in emergency funding ...

661 pound freshwater fish caught in Cambodia river

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia: Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught a stingray fish weighing 661 pounds, which is the ...

Canada says 1950s defense systems to be updated at cost of billions

OTTAWA, Canada: Over the next six years, Canada will spend $4.9 billion Canadian (US$3.8 billion) to modernize its aging military ...

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Wall Street rallies hard, Nasdag gains more than three percent

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks on Wall Street and around the globe rallied hard on Friday pushing the major ...


Detroit automakers tell workers mask wearing now optional

DETROIT, Michigan: Detroit's three big automakers - General Motors, Ford and Chrysler parent Stellantis NV - have announced that wearing ...


Chinese developer says will accept wheat as payment for new house

HONG KONG: To cope with the weakening property market, developers in China are coming up with innovative ways to attract ...


Positive end to week for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 advances 321 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia made solid gains on Friday in a positive end to the week.In Japan, ...


China keeps up with demand for power during ongoing heat wave

BEIJING, China: Amidst warmer-than-normal weather, power consumption surged in the Chinese provinces north of the Yangtze river, with regions such ...


UK government pledges action after inflation rises 9.1% in May

LONDON, England: Surging food prices in the UK pushed consumer price inflation to 9.1 percent last month, a 40-year record ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...