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Forge stronger SCO partnership amid growing global uncertainties

© Provided by Xinhua Under the guidance of the Shanghai Spirit, a bedrock principle of the bloc, the SCO countries ...


Afghanistan refugee crisis threatens to prolong

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 17 (ANI): With Pakistan playing the ball with the Taliban, the refugee crisis in Afghanistan post-Taliban threatens ...


Khalilzad says Ghani's fleeing ruined last-minute deal

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 17 (ANI): US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad said on Thursday that Former president Ashraf ...


A look back at PM Modi's governance initiatives

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 71 on Friday and the BJP has drawn plans ...


Jaishankar meets his Uzbek counterpart Kamilov

Dushanbe [Tajikistan], September 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his Uzbek counterpart Abdulaziz Kamilov on the sidelines of ...


US senators urge Blinken to designate Taliban as terrorist

Washington [US], September 17 (ANI): In a letter, a group of four US senators urged Secretary of State Antony Blinken ...


S Jaishankar, Wang Yi discuss disengagement at SCO

Dushanbe [Tajikistan], September 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on early Friday met his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on ...


Taliban seize truck carrying arms to Pakistan: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 16 (ANI): The Taliban have seized a truck loaded with arms and ammunition, which was headed to ...


AUKUS: is an arms race with China the price of 'Global Britain'?

A new military alliance between the US, Australia and the UK will, for the first time, provide Australia with nuclear-powered ...


Several rockets fell in Kabul: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 16 (ANI): Several rockets fell in one of the districts of the Afghan capital of Kabul, local ...


Taliban ban female employees from entering Ministry of Wome

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 16 (ANI): Taliban have barred female employees from entering the Ministry of Women Affairs in Kabul, allowing ...


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First SpaceX tourist flight begins 3 day journey

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: A rocket carrying four tourists and no professional astronauts on board blasted off into Earth orbit on ...

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

U.S. study finds Covid vaccine prevents hospitalizations, deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospitalizations and deaths, even against the highly contagious Delta variant, according ...

Wildfires threaten popular Spanish resort of Estepona

ESTEPONA, Spain: Spain sent in its military to help fight a wildfire that is continuing to threaten the popular Costa ...

Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo announces candidacy for president

PARIS, France: The Socialist Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, said she will run in the 2022 French presidential election, despite ...

Kuwaiti Sheikh faces prison in Swiss forgery case

GENEVA, Switzerland: Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, a member of Kuwait's ruling family and former Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Business

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Rise in retail sales in August fails to lift U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Strong economic data failed to boost Wall Street Thursday.Stocks meandered in and out of positive ...

Predatory lending targeted in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana -- A new coalition is forming to push back against predatory lending and urge state lawmakers to take ...

Food delivery companies sue New York City over commission caps

NEW YORK CITY, New York: DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats filed a lawsuit in a New York federal court on ...

Hang Seng dive puts skids under Asian stocks

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Hong Kong tumbled again on Thursday, dragging most of the Asian region's bourses down.The ...

Confederation of British Industry calls for lower taxes

LONDON, England: The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has urged the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, to stop ...

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Forge stronger SCO partnership amid growing global uncertainties

© Provided by Xinhua Under the guidance of the Shanghai Spirit, a bedrock principle of the bloc, the SCO countries ...


Elite National C'ships: Boxer Deepak eases into 2nd round

Bellary (Karnataka) [India], September 17 (ANI): Led by Deepak's fluent show, Services Sports Control Board (SSCB) boxers produced an impressive ...


Afghanistan refugee crisis threatens to prolong

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 17 (ANI): With Pakistan playing the ball with the Taliban, the refugee crisis in Afghanistan post-Taliban threatens ...


Khalilzad says Ghani's fleeing ruined last-minute deal

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 17 (ANI): US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad said on Thursday that Former president Ashraf ...


A look back at PM Modi's governance initiatives

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 71 on Friday and the BJP has drawn plans ...


Jaishankar meets his Uzbek counterpart Kamilov

Dushanbe [Tajikistan], September 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his Uzbek counterpart Abdulaziz Kamilov on the sidelines of ...


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