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Japanese Kubota, fifth foreign journalist, detained in Myanmar since coup

YANGON, Myanmar - According to the ruling military administration, a Japanese journalist detained in Myanmar has been charged with violating ...

Rinnai introduces new showroom in Nagoya

Nagoya [Japan], August 11 (ANI): Japanese company Rinnai has introduced a new showroom in Nagoya at the headquarters of the ...

IMD, Japanese govt, UNDP launch joint project to accelerate climate action in India

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD), the Government of Japan, and United Nations Development Programme ...

Metaverse technology becomes a key component in global business

Tokyo [Japan], August 11 (ANI): Developing Metaverse, an embodied virtual-reality experience, has become a key component in global business. 3D ...

China: Xi's 'Zero Covid Policy' develops fault lines between administration, citizens

Hong Kong, August 11 (ANI): Owing to the hard-line "Zero Covid Policy" of the authoritarian regime of Xi Jinping in ...

South Korean shipbuilders account for 55 pc of global ship orders in July

Seoul [South Korea], August 11 (ANI/Global Economic): South Korean shipbuilders won 55 per cent of global ship orders in July, ...

China's aim to boost country's economy collapses as Belt and Road Initiative becomes a burden

Beijing [China], August 11 (ANI): China's belt and road initiative, which was launched in 2013 with an audacious plan to ...

7 young Russian fashion designers to follow

Russian designers are part of the global mainstream but also add national color and original flare. 1. Sasha GapanovichSasha GapanovichSasha ...

China's Belt and Road initiative on brink of crisis as numerous projects fail

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 10 (ANI): China-promoted Belt and Road initiative (BRI) is currently at a crucial point due to mismanagement ...

Issey Miyake - a conceptual fashion designer for the many

Designer Issey Miyake has died aged 84, leaving an indelible mark on the fashion world. He was celebrated for clothing ...

China releases report on Taiwan reunification

Foreign meddling means Beijing must retain use of force as an option, paper outlinesBeijing wants peaceful reunification with Taiwan, but ...

Odisha govt approves 10 investment proposals worth Rs 74,620.18 crore

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], August 10 (ANI): The High-Level Clearance Authority (HLCA) headed by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik approved 10 ...

Hideki Matsuyama (neck) WDs from FedEx St. Jude Championship

Hideki Matsuyama pulled out of the FedEx St. Jude Championship with a neck injury. Matsuyama announced his decision to withdraw ...

DCW chairperson issues notice over actor Mukesh Khanna's misogynistic remarks

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): Veteran actor Mukesh Khanna is currently facing an intense backlash on social media after ...

"China encourages Nepal to live luxuriously with it on loan", "alarm bell" for another debt trap

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): China has been consistently endeavouring to expand its influence in Nepal, analysts said amid fears ...

Qatar World Cup to undergo late change media

The tournament is set to begin one day earlier than advertised, according to reportsThe kick-off to this year's World Cup ...

At 75, India's Kashmir Challenge Shifts Foreign Policy Focus

srinagar, india - For decades, India has tried to thwart Pakistan in a protracted dispute over Kashmir, the achingly beautiful ...

Taiwan's rocky road to independence and democracy

Published in 1946, the novel Orphan of Asia, by Taiwanese author Wu Zhou-liu, tells the story of Hu Tai-ming. Born ...

China's trade with Russia spikes even as US warns Beijing of 'consequences'

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): China's trade with Russia has increased as compared to last year in a defiant to ...

Japanese PM Kishida's Cabinet reshuffle amid Taiwan concerns

Tokyo [Japan], August 10 (ANI): Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno announced on Wednesday the composition of the new government ...

China's CPEC reality exposed as Gwadar port in Pakistan remains devoid of economic activity

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 10 (ANI): As China continues to boast about its economic partnership with Pakistan especially the China-Pakistan Economic ...

China Reaffirms Threat of Military Force to Annex Taiwan

Beijing - China on Wednesday reaffirmed its threat to use military force to bring self-governing Taiwan under its control, amid ...

China releases paper on Taiwan reunification policy

Foreign meddling means Beijing must retain use of force as an option as it seeks peaceful reunification, it saidBeijing wants ...

Naomi Osaka (back) retires, Emma Raducanu falls in Toronto

A lower back injury forced Japan's Naomi Osaka to retire from her first-round match at the National Bank Open on ...

Famed Japanese Fashion Designer Issey Miyake Dies at 84

Tokyo - Issey Miyake, who built one of Japan's biggest fashion brands and was known for his boldly sculpted pleated ...

Biden Signs Semiconductor Bill Boosting US Competitiveness

Washington - U.S. President Joe Biden has signed the CHIPS and Science Act, which aims to boost U.S. competitiveness against ...

Punjab Police arrest key accused in Shaurya Chakra Awardee Balwinder Singh Sandhu murder case

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], August 9 (ANI): The Punjab Police on Tuesday arrested a key accused in the sensational murder case ...

China-US tensions: how global trade began splitting into two blocs

Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan has elicited a strong response from China: three days of simulated attack on Taiwan ...

Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake passes away at 84

Tokyo [Japan], August 9 (ANI): Renowned Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake is no more. As per CNN, Miyake died of ...

Sonam Kapoor mourns demise of Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 9 (ANI): After learning about the demise of Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake, fashionista Sonam Kapoor ...

NMCG chief appeals to leading educators to save water through rainwater harvesting

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has appealed to leading educators to work ...

Tokyo Metropolitan government introduces virtual museum

Tokyo [Japan], August 9 (ANI): A popular place for sightseeing in Japan, Edo-Tokyo Museum has released its game application "Hyper ...

Rinnai begins demonstration experiment of hydrogen hot water heater

Melbourne [Australia], August 9 (ANI): Rinnai Australia recently announced a new renewable product technology which is designed to support Australia's ...

Live-action 'Pac-Man' movie in works from Wayfarer Studios, Bandai Namco

Washington [US], August 9 (ANI): Bandai Namco Entertainment and Wayfarer Studios have teamed up to create a live-action Pac-Man movie ...

CWG 2022: Neeraj Chopra changed mentality of Indian athletes with his gold medal, remarks athlete Eldhose Paul on homecoming

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Indian athletes Eldhose Paul, Sandeep Kumar, Avinash Sable and Abdulla Aboobacker received a warm ...

Chinese Embassy in France slams Minister over remarks on Taiwan issue

Paris [France], August 9 (ANI): Chinese Embassy in France, in regard to a statement by Ministry for Europe and Foreign ...

Both Hindus and Muslims together drove British out of India: All India Tanzeem Ulama-e-Islam on 'Quit India Movement' anniversary

Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 8 (ANI): All India Tanzeem Ulama-e-Islam organized a big programme on Monday on the anniversary ...

Canadian company threatened over investment in Balochistan

Balochistan [Pakistan], August 8 (ANI): Foreign investors in Pakistan are facing a tough time as Baloch separatists who have been ...

China goes ballistic over Taiwan

Hong Kong, August 8 (ANI): The paranoid Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its authoritarian Chairman Xi Jinping reacted furiously to ...

Russian tennis chief backs Medvedev in patriotism row

The tennis star was described by a State Duma Deputy as a ?French player of Russian descent?Russian Tennis Federation president ...

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U.S. to sue Google, claiming antitrust violations in ad sales

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SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Japan surged on Friday as investors and traders returned to their desks after a ...

Officials hopeful as UK consumer confidence rises

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Bengali FM accuses Swiss ambassador of lying about bank accounts info

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U.S. stocks fail to find direction, Nasdaq slips 75 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed mixed the world over Thursday as investors struggled to get a clear picture ...

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