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China will have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon warns

WASHINGTON, D.C.: According to a Pentagon report, if China continues with its current nuclear buildup pace, it could have a ...

China seeks to dominate space, warns US general

SYDNEY, Australia: Lt. General Nina Armagno of the U.S. Space Force has said that rapid advancements in China's military capabilities ...

Russia asks Pakistan to honor commitment to lay Gas Pipes from Karachi to Lahore

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Russia refused to give Pakistan a 30-40 percent discount on Russian crude oil, claiming that all volumes ...

Govt working dedicatedly to promote sports, encourage athletes: CM Yogi

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], December 4 (ANI): The state government, fulfilling the vision of PM Narendra Modi, is working dedicatedly ...

Asian Junior C'ships: Unnati Hooda wins India's first-ever medal in under-17 category

Nonthaburi [Thailand], December 4 (ANI): Indian shuttler Unnati Hooda became the first-ever Indian under-17 shuttler to clinch a medal at ...

Hot weather raises risk of stroke in older people: Study

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): According to research presented at ESC Asia, a scientific congress put on by the European ...

Demise of Jiang Zemin enhances Xi Jinping's powers within CCP

Beijing [China], December 4 (ANI): Jiang Zemin's death has resulted in decreasing number of voices within the Chinese Communist Party ...

Badminton Asia Junior C'ships: Anish clinches silver medal in under-15 category

Nonthaburi [Thailand], December 4 (ANI): Indian shuttler Anish clinched a silver medal in the under-15 category in the ongoing Badminton ...

FM Sitharaman to inaugurate 65th founding day of DRI tomorrow

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday will inaugurate the 65th founding day of ...

Asian Faiths Try to Save Sacred Swastika Corrupted by Hitler

Sheetal Deo was shocked when she got a letter from her Queens apartment building's co-op board calling her Diwali decoration ...

I-League: Mumbai Kenkre, Gokulam Kerala seek return to winning ways

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI): Mumbai Kenkre FC will go up against defending champions Gokulam Kerala FC in the ...

Asia Album: Vietnamese traditional costume Ao Dai

© Provided by Xinhua HANOI, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Ao Dai (Long Dress), a Vietnamese traditional costume normally made of ...

India is realising importance of women in sports, says Pro Tennis player Sravya Shivani

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): India ace tennis player Sravya Shivani believes that because of the efforts of such ...

Pro Tennis League: Delhi Crusaders book place in semifinals

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): On the second day of Pro Tennis League, Jodhpur Sankara, Bangalore Challengers, Lucknow Aviators ...

India is realising importance of women in sports: Sravya Shivani

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): At the age of six, young Sravya Shivani Chilakalapudi was introduced to the sport ...

Slowdown in realty market adds to China's economic woes: Report

Beijing [China], December 3 (ANI): The risk of the Chinese ecnomy going into a tailspin has increased, with the country's ...

US designates 4 Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan members as global terrorists

Washington [US] December 3 (ANI): The United States declared four leaders of Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), also known as Pakistani Taliban, ...

Advice to prevent Heart Disease wrongly differs between the two genders: Study

Brussels [Belgium], December 3 (ANI): Studies conducted over time have proven that women with cardiovascular diseases have been given milder ...

Asia Junior Championships: Unnati scripts history, becomes first Indian to enter U-17 singles final

Nonthaburi [Thailand], December 3 (ANI): Rising shuttler Unnati Hooda created history at the Badminton Asia U-17 and U-15 Junior Championships ...

China's lockdown policy affects export-fuelled industries, pushes Beijing towards WANA region: Report

Beijing [China], December 3 (ANI): China's lockdown policy has affected its export-fuelled industries and brought them to a "grind", forcing ...

Check out 10 most expensive cities in the world

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): According to a new index, the Russian war in Ukraine and the pandemic's aftereffects ...

Real wages drop globally UN

A report has warned that inflation is hitting the poorest households hardestReal wages across the world dropped in 2022 for ...

Dutee Chand posts picture with girlfriend, sparks wedding rumours

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI); Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sprinter, sparked wedding rumours on Friday, after posting ...

Indonesia-origin betel nuts smuggling case: ED raids 17 premises in Maharashtra, busts syndicate

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI) The Directorate of Enforcement (ED) has searched 17 premises across Mumbai and Nagpur under ...

Pakistan again tops list of nations at-risk of mass killings: US report

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 3 (ANI): For the third time in a row, Pakistan has topped the list of nations at ...

Suryakumar Yadav's shots are at different level: Anrich Nortje

By Vipul KashyapAbu Dhabi [UAE], December 3 (ANI): South African pacer Anrich Nortje has heaped praises on star Indian batter ...

UN rights chief alarmed at death sentences by Myanmar military courts

Geneva [Switzerland], December 3 (ANI): UN Human Rights Chief Volker Turk on Friday expressed shock that more than 130 people ...

Pakistan to repay foreign debt, old dues

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 3 (ANI): Pakistan is scheduled to repay the foreign debt over the 12-month period and the old ...

Asia Album: Rare white tigers revive zoo in Bangladesh

© Provided by Xinhua As one of the rarest species of tiger, the white tiger has typical black stripes but ...

UN Weekly Roundup: November 26 - December 2, 2022

Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, as ...

Global Media Watchdog Condemns Taliban Ban on VOA, RFE/RL Broadcasts

Washington / islamabad - The Committee to Protect Journalists has condemned the Afghan Taliban's decision to ban FM transmissions of ...

NADA develops App to assist athletes to verify medicines with prohibited substances

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): The National Anti-Doping Agency of India confirmed the development of an app that will ...

South Korea Advances at World Cup After Stoppage-Time Winner

South Korea's players formed a circle in the center of the field and trained their eyes on several cell phones ...

Decline in trade, investments due to stringent lockdowns push China towards WANA region

Beijing [China], December 2 (ANI): Due to the strict lockdown policy in China, trade and investments in the country have ...

Concern Rises as New Turkish Media Law Squeezes Dissent

A new law gives Turkey fresh ammunition to censor the media and silence dissent ahead of elections in which President ...

Pakistan tops list of nations at risk of violence: US think-tank report

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 2 (ANI): Pakistan has topped the list of countries at the highest risk of experiencing new mass ...

Pakistan may pull out of Asia Cup 2023 if hosting rights taken away from us: PCB chief Ramiz Raja

Rawalpindi [Pakistan], December 2 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ramiz Raja said on Friday that Pakistan may consider pulling ...

US Lists Top TTP, Regional al-Qaida Commanders as Global Terrorists

Islamabad - The United States has designated several commanders of militant groups, including a top anti-Pakistan militant leader, operating in ...

Pakistan's Ahmadi community faces perpetual discrimination

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 2 (ANI): Pakistan's Ahmadi community is routinely subjected to discrimination which often enjoys legal and state sanctions ...

Despite Ramping Up Green Energy, India Cannot Ditch Coal

New Delhi - India is rapidly ramping up green energy projects in its bid to reduce carbon emissions but the ...

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Apple returns to Twitter after Musk meeting with Tim Cook

Apple has "fully resumed" advertising on the Twitter social media platform, Bloomberg reported on Sunday, citing CEO Elon Musk's comments ...

Amtrak reports jump in riders, increased spending on infrastructure

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to U.S. rail company Amtrak, its ridership has nearly returned to pre-COVID-19 levels, rising by more than ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

CNN informs employees that layoffs are underway

ATLANTA, Georgia: As companies look to rein in costs and trim their headcount to brace for an economic slowdown, CNN's ...

US single-family home prices fall in September

CHICAGO, Illinois: Amidst higher mortgage rates, which are curbing demand, several surveys showed that U.S. single-family home prices slowed again ...

U.S. stock markets take a back seat, Nasdaq Composite retreats 21 points

NEW YORK, New - U.S. stocks were little changed at the close Friday after a volatile week.A labor report released ...

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