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China, Thailand support each other in fighting COVID-19: Thai deputy PM

© Provided by Xinhua "With the good cooperation that we have had with each other, we will continue to help ...


Lawmakers Seek to Curb Chinese Ownership of US Farmland

U.S. politicians are seeking to restrict Chinese purchases of American farmland amid fears that such purchases - while so far ...


Blinken to participate in 5 ASEAN ministerial meetings

Washington [US], August 1 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will take part in five online ministerial meetings within ...


Blinken, Southeast Asia Leaders to Meet Virtually Next Week

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet virtually with Southeast Asian officials every day next week, a ...


Nehru, Tibet and China: A review by AR Ghanashyam

New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI): China and India have been neighbours for millennia and have no option but to ...


Delhi launches free bus service to boost vaccination drive

New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI/Target Media): To head off the surge and get better prepared to tackle the third ...


Abhishek Jain launches free bus service in Delhi

New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI/Target Media): To head off the surge and get better prepared to tackle the third ...


Japan, US defence chiefs exchange views

Tokyo [Japan], July 31 (ANI): Japanese Defence Minister Nobuo Kishi and US Defence Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III held a ...


Harris Will Be First US Vice President to Visit Hanoi

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris will next month travel to Singapore and Vietnam, "two critical Indo-Pacific partners," the White House ...


Spiritual leader Advaitananda Giri leads meditation session

New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): The manifold benefits of meditation has been reinforced by countless studies and experts the ...


Lhasa-Nyingchi railway benefits local people, economy

LHASA, July 30 (Xinhua) -- Kelsang Drolkar and her family's life has become much more convenient since the Fuxing bullet ...


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UPS shares fall to lowest in 3 months as e-commerce declines

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Shares of United Parcel Service (UPS) fell to its lowest in three months on July ...

Worldwide semiconductor chip shortage to hit manufacturing of iPhones

CUPERTINO, California: Apple Inc said this week that the global chip shortage could soon affect iPhone production, with declining revenue ...

Walmart to pay for employees' college tuition, cost of books

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas: Retailer Walmart, the largest private employer in the U.S., has announced it will cover the full cost of ...

U.S. stocks slip on Amazon revenue forecasts

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell across the board on Friday with Amazon a stand-out for sellers. The ...

Amazon says it will not accept bitcoin for online payments

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com denied media reports on July 26 that the company was considering accepting bitcoins as a form of ...

In major move, Intel to build Qualcomm chips, full production by 2025

SANTA CLARA, California: Hoping to regain its lead by 2025 and catch up to rivals, such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ...

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Chinese threats push forward discussions on U.S.-Vietnam ties

HANOI, Vietnam: U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin met with government officials in Vietnam on Thursday to discuss deepening security in ...

Calif. desalination plant to begin construction in 2022

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California: In a bid to develop a major source of water for drinking and irrigation, California appears poised ...

Amid surge, Thailand opens first Covid airport hospital in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Thailand: Thailand has opened an 1,800 bed field hospital for Covid patients in a cargo warehouse at Bangkok's Don ...

Gambling on regaining majority, Canada's Trudeau to hold elections

OTTAWA, Canada: Reports from Canada say Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will schedule snap elections in September, two years ahead ...

20-year old youth shot deal by Israeli soldiers during teen's funeral

PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES - A 20-year old Palestinian youth was shot dead by Israeli army soldiers on Thursday as he attended ...

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Chinese threats push forward discussions on U.S.-Vietnam ties

HANOI, Vietnam: U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin met with government officials in Vietnam on Thursday to discuss deepening security in ...


Amid surge, Thailand opens first Covid airport hospital in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Thailand: Thailand has opened an 1,800 bed field hospital for Covid patients in a cargo warehouse at Bangkok's Don ...


Fight shown by us was impressive: Pollard

Georgetown [Guyana], August 1 (ANI): After suffering a narrow seven-run defeat against Pakistan in the second T20I, West Indies skipper ...


Tokyo Olympics: Satish Kumar bows out in QFs

Tokyo [Japan], August 1 (ANI): India boxer Satish Kumar bowed out of the Tokyo Olympics after losing against Uzbekistan's Bakhodir ...


6 Pakistani men sentenced to life for murdering 20-year-old

Batley [UK], August 1 (ANI): Six Pakistani men were sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering a 20-year-old man and attacking ...


Thais lending helping hand to those struggling under pandemic

© Provided by Xinhua In July, with the help of the main kitchen in the temple and several other small ...


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