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Gov issues regulatory pathways for foreign-produced vaccine

New Delhi [India], April 15 (ANI): In view of the rapid surge in coronavirus cases in India, the Central government ...

Rajnath Singh congratulates IAF on its response to China

New Delhi [India], April 15 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday congratulated Indian Air Force for its befitting ...

US Expels Russian Diplomats, Imposes New Round of Sanctions

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration on Thursday announced the expulsion of 10 Russian diplomats and sanctions against nearly three dozen ...

India has proved it will not get pushed: CDS Rawat

New Delhi [India], April 15 (ANI): India has stood firm on the northern border against China and has proved that ...

Feature: The man behind China's Steel Roses

© Provided by Xinhua Jia Xiuquan, head coach of China's national women's football team, speaks about his side's long-fought journey ...

China's ambitious BRI project hindered by COVID-19

Beijing [China], April 15 (ANI): China's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has been greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

Star Plus to telecast IPL matches every Sunday

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 15 (ANI): From April 18, the 7:00 PM matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will ...

Japanese PM Faces Tough Balancing Act Between US, China

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Friday will become the first foreign leader to visit the ...

Central Asia courts green energy investors

Central Asia's vast green energy potential is beginning to attract international suitors. With the know-how and the financing, next-door China ...

China continues to attract foreign investors with soaring Q1 FDI

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, April 15 (Xinhua) -- China remains a popular destination for overseas investors, with foreign direct ...

US, India to launch hydrogen task force

By Shailesh YadavNew Delhi [India], 15 April (ANI): India and the United States will launch a Hydrogen Task Force under ...

Leave WSU All Blacks to Kapa O Pango to their hearts' content

Debate is raging over the Walter Sisulu University All Blacks' decision to use the Kapa O Pango in Varsity Shield ...

Asian markets mixed as traders stuggle to build on rally

Markets were mixed in Asia on Thursday as investors put the brakes on a recent rally.After hitting a series of ...

Semenya wins 5 000m race, but falls short of Tokyo qualifying time

Double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya moved closer to qualifying for the Tokyo Games in a new event after ...

After US, Australia too announces withdrawal of troops

Canberra [Australia], April 15 (ANI): Australia on Thursday announced that it will withdraw all remaining troops from Afghanistan by September ...

Percy Tau named in preliminary SA U23 Olympic squad

Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau has been named in a 40-man preliminary U23 South Africa squad for the upcoming Olympics ...

Japan's Suga Faces Tough Balancing Act Between US, China

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Friday will become the first foreign leader to visit the ...

Health Ministry issues regulatory pathways for vaccines

New Delhi [India], April 15 (ANI): The Central Government on Thursday issued the regulatory pathway in India for COVID-19 vaccines ...

China uses surveillance devices to impose crackdown

Beijing [China], April 15 (ANI): The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) uses the standard operating procedures of "national security investigations" and ...

10 famous Russians buried abroad

Russians have a particular fondness for old cemeteries where famous people are buried. So when Russians travel abroad, they're likely ...

No violent terrorist incidents reported in China in over 4 years: ministry

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, April 15 (Xinhua) -- China has seen no violent terrorist incidents for more than four ...

Former world leaders call on Biden to waive vaccine patents

London [UK], April 15 (ANI): More than 170 former world leaders and Nobel laureates are calling on United States President ...

Australian troops to leave Afghanistan by September

Australia will pull its remaining 80 troops from Afghanistan by September, marking the end of its longest involvement in a ...

Stade Francais skipper wary of 'golden boys' Racing 92

Stade Francais captain Paul Alo-Emile warned his side to be wary of a depleted Racing 92 ahead of Saturday's Parisian ...

Goodhue, Moody join All Blacks' growing sick list

Centre Jack Goodhue and prop Joe Moody have joined a growing list of All Blacks sidelined by injury as the ...

US Intelligence Sees Significant Risk in Afghanistan Withdrawal

WASHINGTON - The plan to pull troops from Afghanistan could give terrorist groups like al-Qaida and Islamic State a chance ...

US Looks Forward to Cooperating With Haiti's Interim Prime Minister

WASHINGTON - The U.S. is reiterating its call Wednesday for free and fair legislative and presidential elections in Haiti, hours ...

Darcie Brown earns Cricket Australia contract

Melbourne [Australia], April 15 (ANI): Cricket Australia on Thursday announced the list of 15 women's players to be offered national ...

Brittany Altomare, Yuka Saso on top after first round in Oahu

U.S. veteran Brittany Altomare and Philippine teen Yuka Saso share the lead after the first round of the LPGA's Lotte ...

Equity indices trade flat, Infosys drops 3.8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 15 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded flat during early hours on Thursday amid an interplay of ...

Clara Tauson pulls upset to reach Charleston quarterfinals

Denmark's Clara Tauson defeated sixth-seeded Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia in straight sets Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals of the ...

FBI opens investigation into China every 10 hours: Wray

Washington [US], April 15 (ANI): Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Christopher Wray told US Senate Intelligence Committee members on Wednesday ...

Arizona hires Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd as new coach

Arizona hired longtime Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd as its new head coach on Wednesday. The university said Lloyd will receive ...

US house resolution introduced against China

Washington DC [US], April 15 (ANI): A bipartisan resolution was introduced in the US House of Representatives on Wednesday, condemning ...

Reports: Arizona set to hire Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd

Arizona is in the process of hiring longtime Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd as its new head coach, according to multiple ...

China orders tech firms to 'learn' from Alibaba

Beijing [China], April 15 (ANI): After imposing a 2.8 billion dollar fine on e-commerce giant Alibaba, regulators in China have ...

3 mRNA vaccines researchers are working on (that aren't COVID)

The world's first mRNA vaccines - the COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna - have made it in record time ...

Student-oriented Generation Esports raises $10.8M in funding

Generation Esports has closed on a $10.8-million Series A round of funding to help grow its community-focused student-based initiatives, as ...

HK court extends Joshua Wong's jail time with four-months

Hong Kong, April 14 (ANI): Joshua Wong, one of Hong Kong's democracy activists and among 47 people charged under the ...

What became of Grigory Rasputin's descendants

Some saw him as a charlatan, others a "saint", who foretold the fall of the Russian Empire shortly before his ...

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Chinese shares slides as Central Bank adds to liquidity

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Australia and Japan made cautious gains on Thursday, while in mainland China and Hong ...

In backlash against Big Tech, Senator seeks to end purchases, mergers

WASHINGTON D.C.: Cracking the whip against Big Tech, including the five largest U.S. tech companies, Republican U.S. Senator Josh Hawley ...

Dow breaks new record before settling back, major indices close mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had a volatile day Wednesday. The Dow Jones industrials index hit a new ...

China begins push to crack down on anti-competitive companies

BEIJING, China: China's competition watchdog, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), plans to add more staff and resources as ...

Most Asian markets pick up gains Wednesday, U.S. dollar pounded

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the mend on Wednesday in mainland China, Hong Kong and Australia, ...

Piaget, with strong online sales, to open more retail stores in 2021

GENEVA, Switzerland: Piaget, the luxury watch brand from Switzerland, will be opening more stores in 2021, especially in the Middle ...

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