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Japanese Tycoon Takes Off for International Space Station

MOSCOW - A Japanese billionaire and his producer rocketed to space Wednesday as the first self-paying space tourists in more ...

Japanese space tourists blast off in Russian spacecraft

Two Japanese space tourists and a Russian cosmonaut have embarked on a trip to the International Space Station (ISS), where ...

ShopClues.com 'Refurbished Electronics' category is back with a bang; offers get bigger and better

New Delhi [India], December 8 (ANI/NewsVoir): ShopClues.com India's leading online marketplace, has announced the relaunch of its bigger and better ...

Selena Gomez to produce true crime docuseries for Univision's upcoming streaming platform

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): Singer-actor Selena Gomez has inked a deal with Univision, marking her first producer role for ...

Vietnam: Regular international flights suggested to resume from December 15

Hanoi [Vietnam], December 8 (ANI/VOVWORLD): Vietnam's Ministry of Transport (MoT) has proposed the pilot resumption of regular international flights carrying ...

5.0-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Fukushima Prefecture, no tsunami warning issued

Tokyo [Japan], December 8 (ANI/Xinhua): An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 on Wednesday struck off Japan's Fukushima Prefecture, according ...

What made Pearl Harbor inevitable

The surprise Japanese attack on the US fleet anchored at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 was a tactical victory ...

Report: Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve to lead U.S. women's team

Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve will be named head coach of the U.S. women's basketball team, The Athletic reported Tuesday. ...

Why India sees Russia as a unique partner

Monday's India-Russia summit, which resulted in the signing of 28 agreements, has left no doubt that, for New Delhi, Moscow ...

Myanmar's National Unity Government asks Japan to recognize its legitimacy

Naypyidaw, [Myanmar], December 7 (ANI): Myanmar's National Unity Government (NUG) has asked Japan to be recognized as a legitimate governing ...

Small cliques counterproductive to 6G development

© Provided by Xinhua In a highly interconnected world, the theory of decoupling with China and splitting the world into ...

Is another Pearl Harbor possible The choice is America's to make

If the tragedy of Pearl Harbor teaches us anything, it is that America is very good at blaming others for ...

Grind to perfection with Hafele's new range of mixer-grinder

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], December 7 (ANI/NewsVoir): India is a nation with more than 1,700 dialects and over 2000 ethnic groups, ...

Russia says no to lease of disputed islands

The Kuril Islands in the Pacific, which Japan lays territorial claims to, will reel in both domestic and foreign investors, ...

Russian Olympic Committee responds to US boycott of Beijing Olympics

The Russian Olympic Committee has described Washington's diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics as "counterproductive", calling for unity between ...

China terms US boycott as 'grave distortion of spirit of Olympic Charter'

Beijing [China], December 7 (ANI): After the US announced to boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China slammed the ...

PM Modi reaches Gorakhpur to dedicate to nation development projects worth over Rs 9,600 crores

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], December 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh to dedicate to the ...

Russia wont lease islands claimed by Japan

The Kuril Islands in the Pacific, which Japan lays territorial claims to, will reel in both domestic and foreign investors, ...

Why did the USSR detain American pilots who bombed Tokyo

After the famous 'Doolittle Raid', one of the American bombers that had taken part landed on Soviet territory. The crew ...

How the architect of the Pearl Harbor attack fought against Russia

Japanese Marshal Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto contributed to the most disastrous defeat in the history of the Imperial Russian Navy. However, ...

Biggest Book Give-away program by an Indian Author

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], December 7 (ANI/PRNewswire): Book marketing and selling is a very complex process and more than 100 factors ...

US Remembers Pearl Harbor on 80th Anniversary of Attack

'December 7, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy,' is how then-U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt described the Japanese ...

South Korea's '2021 Diplomatic White Paper' describes Japan as closest neighbour

Seoul [South Korea], December 7 (ANI/Global Economic): South Korea's Foreign ministry described Japan as the closest neighbour in the '2021 ...

Japan PM vows to "prepare for worst" for Omicron variant

© Provided by Xinhua Although the COVID-19 situation in Japan has significantly improved, Kishida warned of "new risks including the ...

PM Modi to dedicate development projects worth over Rs 9,600 crore in Gorakhpur today

New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday will dedicate multiple projects including an All India ...

US Remembers Pearl Harbor

'December 7, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy,' is how then-U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt described the Japanese ...

Japan reports first Japanese to be infected with COVID Omicron variant

Tokyo [Japan] December 7 (ANI): Japan reported its first case of a Japanese national infected with the Omicron variant of ...

India, Russia discuss Afghanistan, condemn cross-border terrorism; ink deal on AK-203 rifles, 28 pacts

New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): India and Russia on Monday discussed the evolving situation in Afghanistan, especially the security ...

India, Russia discuss Afghanistan, condemn cross-border terrorism; ink deal on AK-203 rifles, 28 other pacts

New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): India and Russia on Monday discussed the evolving situation in Afghanistan, especially the security ...

Putin, Modi Reaffirm Time-Tested Ties at New Delhi Summit

NEW DELHI - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaffirmed their ties at a New Delhi ...

U.S. won't send official diplomatic delegation to Beijing Games

The United States won't send an official delegation to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing because of what it calls ...

Pacifist Japan explores options to strike enemy bases

Tokyo is looking for ways to boost its defense posture, including getting the ability to strike ?enemy bases,? the country's ...

Asia Youth Para Games: Indian badminton contingent finish with 15 medals; Palak, Sanjana, Hardik clinch three each

Manama [Bahrain], December 6 (ANI): Indian badminton contingent finished the campaign on Monday at the 2021 Asia Youth Para Games ...

Asia Youth Para Games: Indian badminton contingent finish with 16 medals; Palak, Sanjana, Hardik clinch three each

Manama [Bahrain], December 6 (ANI): Indian badminton contingent finished the campaign on Monday at the 2021 Asia Youth Para Games ...

India, Bangladesh will cooperate increasingly in digital space: Shringla at 'Maitri Diwas'

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): As India and Bangladesh celebrated the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations, Foreign Secretary Harsh ...

China's threat to Taiwan grows

Hong Kong, December 6 (ANI): In the past few years, the fate of Taiwan has become a hot topic as ...

Delhi BJP leader Ramvir Singh Bidhuri moves Delhi HC challenging summons in a defamation case

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Delhi's Leader of Opposition and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ramvir Singh Bidhuri has ...

Omicron variant of Coronavirus spreads to Latvia, Thailand, Nepal

Bangkok [Thailand], December 6 (ANI/Sputnik): The latest strain of the coronavirus, dubbed Omicron, is gaining pace worldwide as nations in ...

Sony fires exec after vigilante 'pedo sting'

George Cacioppo, a PlayStation executive, has been fired from his job after an internet sting group published a video of ...

'The Boys' animated spin-off series 'Diabolical' announced

Washington [US], December 6 (ANI): Amazon Prime Video recently announced the 'The Boys: Diabolical', an eight-episode animated spin-off series of ...

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Stock markets in Asia forge ahead on back of global rally

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued the merry-go-round on Wednesday as investors the world over swarmed stock markets ...

Problem with hood detaching causes Honda recall of 725,000 vehicles

TORRANCE, California: Honda is recalling some 725,000 SUVs and pick-up trucks due to faulty hoods that could open while vehicles ...

Angry Elon Musk moves Tesla headquarters out of California

AUSTIN, Texas: Tesla has confirmed that it moved its headquarters from Palo Alto, California to a location next to its ...

U.S. stocks tack on to global rally, Nasdaq jumps 456 points

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks were all the rage in New York on Tuesday, pushing the broader industrial ...

Berkshire's Charlie Munger says Costco will compete against Amazon

OMAHA, Nebraska: Expect retail giant Costco to develop a major internet presence and become an important competitor to Amazon, according ...

Selfridges department stores in UK sold in multi-billion pound deal

LONDON, England: A Thai conglomerate, the Central Group, is set to buy luxury UK department store group Selfridges for up ...

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