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How Reagan and Gorbachev met to prevent WWIII

The two leaders called each other names, but made the end of the Cold War possible, nonetheless.The late 1970s and ...


China refuses to apologise for Australian soldier post

Beijing [China], December 1 (ANI): China has refused to apologise for a controversial doctored image depicting an Australian soldier cutting ...


Asia Album: 1,279 trained Afghan youth including 200 women join army

Soldiers take part in their graduation ceremony at Kabul Military Training Center (KMTC) in Kabul, Afghanistan, Nov. 29, 2020. (Photo ...


Australia Clashes With China Over Fake War Crimes Post

SYDNEY - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is demanding the Chinese government delete a "repugnant" tweet of alleged war crimes ...


Pak Army opens fire at unarmed Pashtuns near Afghan border

Balochistan [Pakistan], November 30 (ANI): In yet another incident of state terrorism, the Pakistan Frontier Corps (FC) opened fire on ...


ADF Chief Angus Campbell retreats after government's sortie over citation

After government pressure, Chief of the Australian Defence Force Angus Campbell has publicly retreated in the dispute over revoking the ...


Afghan air raids on Taliban fighters kill 3

Wardak [Afghanistan], November 30 (ANI/Xinhua): Airstrikes against militants have killed three insurgents and thwarted Taliban fighters' design to target security ...


Senior Afghan National Army officer killed by mortar shell

Kabul [Aghanistan], November 30 (ANI/Sputnik): A mortar shell attack killed the chief of staff of the third brigade of the ...


Xinhua Photos of the Day (Nov. 30)

BEIJING, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...


Australia demands apology from China over 'repugnant' slur on Twitter

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has demanded China apologise for - and Twitter remove - a highly offensive tweet depicting an ...


Australia demands apology from China after fake image

Canberra [Australia], November 30 (ANI): In a sharp escalation of a dispute between China and Australia, Chinese foreign ministry on ...


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Attack on farms in Nigerian village leaves 110 farmers dead

At least 110 people are feared dead in a weekend attack on farmers in the northeast part of Nigeria blamed ...

Suicide car bomber kills and wounds scores in Afghanistan

GHAZNI, Afghanistan - At least 31 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Sunday, ...

Philippines President Duterte delays exit from U.S. military pact

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines, an old American ally in Asia, is changing its view on whether to scrap a ...

RP Singh, Piyush Chawla join Odisha govt's sports course

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], December 1 (ANI): Former Indian pacer RP Singh and spinner Piyush Chawla have joined the second certificate ...

Recovery of South Africa's manufacturing sector losing momentum

The November ABSA Purchasing Manager's Index, which measures economic activity in the manufacturing sector, has declined to the lowest level ...

Piyush Goyal to chair BOT meeting

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): In order to scale domestic manufacturing and exports, a meeting of the Board of ...

Business

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Stocks in Asia revive, Nikkei 225 jumps 354 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia bounced back on Tuesday, a day after stocks across the world tumbled.Good gains ...

Wall Street follows world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street tacked on to a global rout in stocks on Tuesday as investors came ...

Biden taps Indian-American to be OMB director

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced key members of his economic team, including an ...

Stocks in Asia mostly lower on gold, dollar dive

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Markets in Asia were active Monday with sellers out in force.Most stock markets were in the ...

China to spend $2 billion building entire town based on German beer

CHENGDU, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- A German-style beer town with a total investment of 13 billion yuan (about $2 billion ...

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Suicide car bomber kills and wounds scores in Afghanistan

GHAZNI, Afghanistan - At least 31 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Sunday, ...


How Reagan and Gorbachev met to prevent WWIII

The two leaders called each other names, but made the end of the Cold War possible, nonetheless.The late 1970s and ...


China refuses to apologise for Australian soldier post

Beijing [China], December 1 (ANI): China has refused to apologise for a controversial doctored image depicting an Australian soldier cutting ...


Asia Album: 1,279 trained Afghan youth including 200 women join army

Soldiers take part in their graduation ceremony at Kabul Military Training Center (KMTC) in Kabul, Afghanistan, Nov. 29, 2020. (Photo ...


How to overcome water challenges in agriculture

26 November 2020, Rome - More than three billion people live in agricultural areas with high to very high levels ...


Turkmenistan Clamps Down on COVID-19 Criticism

WASHINGTON - At the opening of a new hospital in November, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow said no COVID-19 cases had been ...


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