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Fifth man charged over assault and shooting of truck driver in Lithgow

CENTRAL WEST, NSW, Australia - A fifth man wanted over the alleged robbery, assault and shooting of a truck driver ...

Chinese and Indian armies move closer to resolving border dispute

NEW DELHI, India - India and China have agreed to push for an early disengagement of the frontline troops in ...

International drug lord compared to Pablo Escobar is finally caught

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - A Canadian man, one of the world's most wanted fugitives, has been arrested by the Central Unit ...

Investigators probe cause of crash which closed Great Western Highway

KATOOMBA, Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia - New South Wales Police are continuing their investigation into a serious road traffic crash ...

Bharat Arun lauds Siraj's hunger

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): India bowling coach Bharat Arun has said that pacer Mohammed Siraj is someone who ...

India needs clear policy to counter China: Punjab CM

Chandigarh [India], January 27 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said that India needs clear policy and ...

Covid-19: Chinese cities using anal swabs to screen for infections

Some Chinese cities are using samples taken from the anus to detect potential Covid-19 infections as China steps up screening ...

Laura Wolvaardt attains career-best ODI rankings

Dubai [UAE], January 27 (ANI): South Africa opener Laura Wolvaardt has moved up two places to a career-best seventh position ...

Being locked in bio-bubble is unsustainable: Finch

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Australia's limited-overs skipper Aaron Finch has said that the welfare of players is paramount and ...

Ind vs Eng: Gill should open with Rohit, says Gambhir

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 27 (ANI): Former India opener Gautam Gambhir feels that youngster Shubman Gill should open alongside Rohit ...

How the USSR helped Japan defeat a deadly virus

The most effective vaccine against polio was invented by an American scientist, but tested in the USSR, despite the Cold ...

Marler still has an England future, insists Jones

Eddie Jones has told Joe Marler he will still be considered for future England selection despite withdrawing from the reigning ...

Cebuano News: Sinovac gitandi sa bakuna sa Moderna, Pfizer, Astra

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Jan. 26 (PIA) -- Samtang ang mga dagko ug inila nga mga kompanya sa kalibutan nagkamolo pa ...

Russian Lawmakers Approve Extension Of Key Nuke Pact With U.S.

MOSCOW -- Russian lawmakers have approved an extension of the New START nuclear arms control treaty as Moscow and Washington ...

China opposes India's decision to continue apps ban

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): China on Wednesday opposed India's decision to continue the ban on 59 Chinese mobile ...

Majority call for wide-ranging action on climate change

New York [US], January 27 (ANI): The United Nations Development Programme's 'Peoples' Climate Vote' reflects views of over half the ...

Pucovski can bat in middle-order as well, says Hohns

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Australia's national selector Trevor Hohns on Wednesday said that Will Pucovski can also bat in ...

Tokyo shares end higher ahead of earnings season

Tokyo stocks ended higher Wednesday.The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.31% to 28,635.21, while the broader Topix index advanced 0.65%.The ...

Asian markets swing as traders mull virus, vaccines and stimulus

Equity investors trod warily Wednesday as they weighed hopes for a long-term recovery.With new, more transmissible versions of the coronavirus ...

AWR Lloyd works with ACE Partners towards clean energy transition

BANGKOK, Jan. 25 (PIA)--AWR Lloyd and Asia Clean Energy Partners (ACE Partners) announced, January 25, a strategic alliance of their ...

PV Sindhu loses to Tai Tzu-Ying in BWF World Tour Finals

Bangkok [Thailand], January 27 (ANI): Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Tuesday came up short in her first group-stage match in ...

Priyanka Chopra, Rajkummar Rao honoured by Gold List

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Actors Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Rajkummar Rao, and Adarsh Gourav have received honourable mentions in ...

Owed the team that innings: Vihari recalls SCG heroics

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Recalling his heroics at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) against Australia in the third ...

99 percent of businesses implement digital online strategy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India[, January 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): The second wave of Experian's Global Insights Report highlights that 99 per cent of ...

National selectors back Tim Paine as captain

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Australia Test skipper Tim Paine's leadership was under the scanner when the hosts weren't able ...

Can Joe Biden solve the Pakistan puzzle?

Washington [US], January 27 (ANI): The US considers Pakistan a "major non-NATO ally," a status bestowed upon only seventeen countries ...

Cheetahs make 3 new pack signings, confirm departure of key duo

The Cheetahs have announced the signing of three new players set join the squad when training resumes on 3 February.Lock ...

Taiwanese man fined for violating quarantine seven times

Taipei [Taiwan], January 27 (ANI): A Taiwanese man has been fined 1 million New Taiwan Dollars (USD 35,000) for repeatedly ...

IOC encourages Oly participants to take COVID-19 vaccine

Lausanne [Switzerland], January 27 (ANI): The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said that its president Thomas Bach held consultation calls with ...

Chinese mainland bars entry of meat products from Taiwan

© Provided by Xinhua | Photo taken on July 21, 2019 from Xiangshan Mountain shows the Taipei 101 skyscraper in ...

Sune Luus 10th woman to achieve all-rounder double record

Durban [South Africa], January 27 (ANI): South Africa all-rounder Sune Luus has become just the tenth woman to achieve the ...

Commerce secy nominee promises aggressive stance on China

Washington [US], January 27 (ANI): Former US President Donald Trump's aggressive stance on China is set to continue as President ...

China sees enhanced science literacy in citizens

© Provided by Xinhua | The World Conference on Science Literacy 2018 opens in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 17, ...

Cricket Australia confirms Indian players racially abused

A Cricket Australia probe Wednesday concluded Indian players were racially abused during the third Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground, ...

Biden's Commerce Pick, Raimondo, Voices Tough Line on China

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden's pick to oversee the Commerce Department took a tough line on China in her confirmation ...

Experts say India is rebounding to achieve USD 5 T economy

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): With International Monetary Fund (IMF) projecting that India will reclaim the status of world's ...

Tokyo Olympics test event to be postponed: reports

The first Tokyo Olympics test event of 2021 will be postponed due to travel restrictions under Japan's coronavirus state of ...

Taiwan creates political obstacles to mainland vaccines: spokesperson

© Provided by Xinhua | People wearing masks walk on street in Taipei, southeast China's Taiwan, March 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Jin ...

It's bee season. To avoid getting stung, just stay calm and don't swat

This summer's wetter conditions have created great conditions for flowering plants. Flowers provide sweet nectar and protein-rich pollen, attracting many ...

India to reclaim status of world's fastest-growing economy

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): India will reclaim the status of world's fastest-growing economy and will be the only ...

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Lower iron ore prices hit Australian stock market, Nikkei 225 rises

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei 225 eked out a small gain despite concerns ...

IMF predicts Indian economy to grow at staggering 11.5 per cent

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/Big News Network): India will reclaim the status of the world's fastest-growing economy, and will ...

Wall Street finishes with modest losses, U.S. dollar slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were out of favour on Tuesday with the main indices drifting lower.At the ...

Indian farmers protesting new laws clash with Delhi police

NEW DELHI, India - After clashes between protestors and police in several parts of Delhi, farmers on Tuesday, the Samyukta ...

Nikkei 225 loses 276 points, Aussie stock market shut for national day

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia lost ground on Tuesday.The Australian market missed the damage as markets were closed ...

United States Senate overwhelmingly approves Yellen as treasury chief

WASHINGTON, DC, January 26 (ANI) - The U.S. Senate has confirmed Janet Yellen to be the next Secretary of the ...

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