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U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...

Canadian drug smuggler's death sentence 'horrific', family says

BEIJING, China - The family of a Canadian man, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who has been sentenced to death in China ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

WSJ: US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Weighs Lifting Tariffs on China

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discussed lifting some or all tariffs imposed on Chinese imports and suggested offering a tariff ...

Sindhis call for independence from Pak on GM Syed's 115th B'day

Sann [Pakistan], Jan 17 (ANI): A large number of Sindhi activists carried out an anti-Pakistan protest march on the 115th ...

Philippine Defense Chief Eyes Subic Bay Amid Chinese Takeover Fears

The Philippines should take over a major shipyard that sits on the site of a former U.S. navy base, or ...

Trump says US will develop space-based missile defence

Declaring that space is the new warfighting domain, President Donald Trump on Thursday vowed the US will develop an unrivaled ...

Trump Announces Expansion Of U.S. Missile Defense

President Donald Trump has announced that the United States will develop new technologies -- including in space -- to acquire ...

Lao Migrant Youth Increasingly Looking for Work in China

Young people from the northern provinces of Laos are increasingly moving across the border to China in search of jobs ...

Rashid Latif criticises selectors for Pakistan's Test woes

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan 17 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif on Thursday slammed the selectors and team management for their ...

Eddie Jones: Ireland the best team in the world

London - England coach Eddie Jones says Ireland - and not New Zealand - are currently the best team in ...

Jones: Ireland the best rugby team in the world

London - England coach Eddie Jones says Ireland - and not New Zealand - are currently the best team in ...

6 places you must visit if you are honeymooning in Hawaii

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 17 (ANI): Every year, thousands of people head to the islands of Hawaii for their honeymoon. ...

Kyrgyzstan: Another week, another anti-China rally

Hundreds rallied outside government offices in Kyrgyzstans capital on January 17 in a fresh show of unease at the presence ...

Warner bats right-handed to smash Gayle for boundaries

Dubai [UAE], Jan 17 (ANI): Southpaw Australian batsman David Warner batted in right-hand stance to smash West Indies cricketer Chris ...

Volcanic Mount Shindake erupts in Japan

Kagoshima [Japan], Jan 17 (ANI): Mount Shindake volcano erupted on Kuchinoerabu Island in Japan's Kagoshima prefecture on Thursday. Quoting Japan's ...

Hundreds Protest In Bishkek Against Chinese Migrants

BISHKEK -- Hundreds of activists have gathered in the center of the Kyrgyz capital to protest against what they called ...

Injured Warner to make early BPL exit

Melbourne [Australia], Jan 17 (ANI): Australian cricketer David Warner will make an early exit from the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League ...

SEE: Volcano in southern Japan erupts

A small island volcano in southern Japan has erupted, blasting rocks and ashes into the air but causing no damage ...

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NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on the back of good employment figures and anticipation of ...

Netflix subscribers in the U.S. impacted by price hike

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NBCUniversal's new streaming service to be launched in 2020

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to compete with services like Netflix and Amazon that have been dominating the ...

U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week

WASHINGTON DC - The Labor Department on Thursday delivered some good news on the employment front. The jobs market remains ...

OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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