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US, Allies Increasingly Agree on Need to Confront China

WASHINGTON - U.S. allies are growing increasingly vocal about their willingness to push back against China on the global stage, ...

Malaysia supends pilots in domestic airlines with Pakistani licences

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], July 9 (ANI): Malaysia has temporarily suspended pilots employed by domestic airlines who hold Pakistani licenses. Malaysia ...

European Markets Mostly Higher After Asia's Big Rebound Thursday

European financial markets are mostly higher Thursday.Paris's CAC-40 index is up 0.8% at the midday mark, while the DAX in ...

India-EU summit expected to discuss developments around COVID-19

New Delhi [India], July 9 (ANI): The 15th India-EU summit, which will be held in virtual mode on July 15, ...

Coronavirus recovery - lessons from the eurozone crisis

As governments around the world grapple with the public health and economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are striking ...

India-EU 15th summit to be held via video conference on July 15

Brussels [Belgium], July 09 (ANI): India and the European Union will hold the 15th summit via video conference on July ...

Putin's contentious victory could mean dark days ahead for Russia

The final plebiscite results on a huge package of Russian constitutional amendments that resulted in a 78 per cent "Yes" ...

Apple fight over record R249-billion tax bill set for court ruling

Apple Inc. will find out next week whether it won the first round of its bid to topple a record ...

Greek parliament ratifies ArmeniaEU agreement

PanARMENIAN.Net - The parliament of Greece has ratified the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement signed between Armenia and the European ...

France rules out 'total lockdown' in case of new Covid-19 spike

International Covid-19 news: Nearly 396,000 deaths, France reboots tourismCastex was named by President Emmanuel Macron last week to lead a ...

'Killing field': At least 180 bodies discovered in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso frees prisoners to stem virus spreadMinister of Defence Moumina Cherif Sy said the killings could have been committed ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (July 8)

BEIJING, July 8 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Pakistan Fires 28 Pilots for Holding 'Dubious' Licenses

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan said Tuesday an ongoing investigation into "dubious" commercial pilot licenses has led to the dismissal of 28 ...

EU-Backed Talks Between Kosovo And Serbia To Resume On July 12

The leaders of Kosovo and Serbia will hold talks in Brussels on July 12, reviving European Union-backed negotiations that ground ...

U.K. Puts Sanctions On Russians Over Link To Magnitsky Death

Britain has imposed sanctions on more than two dozen Russian individuals in connection with the death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky ...

Turkmenistan: Guess WHO's coming to dinner

At long last, an expert mission from the World Health Organization traveled to Turkmenistan this week.A visit had been flagged ...

Global Markets in Steep Retreat Tuesday

A surge of new COVID-19 cases around the world sent global markets into a slump Tuesday.The FTSE in London is ...

EU Economic Outlook Bleaker Than Previously Thought

Saying the road to recover is "still paved with uncertainty," the European Union's economy minister Tuesday said the EU's economy ...

Asian Markets Retreat Tuesday

A surge of new COVID-19 cases around the world sent global markets into a slump Tuesday.The FTSE in London is ...

EU Forecasts Deeper Economic Hit from Pandemic

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The euro zone economy will drop deeper into recession this year and rebound less steeply in 2021 ...

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The Asia Pacific region leads global 5G adoption

SHANGHAI, July 9 (Xinhua) -- The Asia Pacific region is leading the world's 5G adoption, said John Hoffman, CEO of ...

More than 100 nations have active force of military drones

GENEVA, Switzerland - A U.S. drone strike that killed Iran's top general, Qassem Soleimani, at Baghdad International Airport in January ...

Record 60,000 daily deaths in U.S. sweeps world tally past 12 million

NEW YORK, New York - A record 60,000 new cases recorded in a single day in the United States on ...

Attack on Japanese base in 1938 carried out by Soviets, not U.S.

In 1938, the Americans took credit for an unprecedented Soviet air raid on a Japanese air force base in Taiwan ...

Chinese government backs WHO, slams United States

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China on Wednesday defended the World Health Organization and lashed out at the US decision to withdraw ...

Bullying of International court and Bank of England laid bare

On January 9, 2020, Ambassador Karen Pierce-the United Kingdom's permanent representative to the United Nations-spoke at a meeting on the ...

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