Tue, 10 Dec 2019

Naval Resupply Advance Gives China New Edge in Maritime Disputes

A Chinese military supply ship has made its first transfer from a civilian vessel, Chinese media say. Routine though that ...

Equity parameters close with marginal gains, IT stocks under pressure

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended on Monday with marginal gains after a volatile session on ...

ADB meets commitment to double annual climate financing to $6 billion

Manila [Philippines], Dec 9 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Monday it has achieved a key commitment to ...

Greek PM rebukes Turkey for genocide against Christians

PanARMENIAN.Net - Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has announced the need for international recognition of the Ottoman-era genocide of Greek ...

Sri Lanka firmly committed to SAARC: Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Colombo [Sri Lanka], Dec 9 (ANI): Sri Lanka remains firmly committed to the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ...

A Glimmer of Hope for Online News in Cambodia

PHNOM PENH - Minutes before a recent show, "VOD Roundtable" host Lim Thida readied notes and warmed up the day's ...

Health Experts Warn of Emerging Threat of Nipah Virus

LONDON - A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and South East ...

Japan says closely monitoring North Korea

Tokyo [Japan], Dec 9 (ANI): The Japanese government has said it is closely monitoring North Korea's actions after Pyongyang announced ...

Ilokano hero bags PH's first gold in surfing

SAN JUAN, La Union, Dec. 8 (PIA) - - Ilokano hero Roger Casugay bagged the country's first gold medal on ...

South Asian Games: India continue to lead the medal tally

Kathmandu [Nepal], Dec 8 (ANI): India continued to lead the medal tally in the latest round of the 13th South ...

"Adopt, don't shop," says Daisy Shah during stray dog adoption fair

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 8 (ANI): Spreading awareness about the adoption of stray dogs, Bollywood actor Daisy Shah on Saturday ...

The story behind the world's first private refugee sponsorship program

Forty years ago, an estimated three million Cambodian, Hmong, Laotian, Vietnamese and ethnic Chinese people fled their homes following the ...

The digital economy's environmental footprint is threatening the planet

Modern society has given significant attention to the promises of the digital economy over the past decade. But it has ...

18-year old rookie claims dream win at Mauritius Open

Cape Town - In just his fifth professional start, 18-year old rookie Rasmus Hojgaard has won the Mauritius Open in ...

India U17 girls to play Sweden, Thailand in Football Tournament 2019

New Delhi [India], Dec 8 (ANI): India will host the U617 Women's Football Tournament 2019 -- a first-of-its-kind for girls. ...

Myanmar leader Suu Kyi leaves for ICJ hearing on Rohingya genocide

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], Dec 8 (ANI): Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Sunday departed for a hearing at the ...

The long moral shadows cast by South Africa's colonial history

The post-apartheid state in South Africa inherited many colonial legacies. It has transformed considerably over the past 25 years. But ...

Pentagon Chief Plans to Shift US Focus to China and Russia

SIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIA - Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday he still plans to shift the American military's focus to ...

'Son-aldo!': Mourinho salutes South Korean's wonder-goal

London - Jose Mourinho hailed Son Heung-min's wonder-strike in Tottenham's 5-0 thrashing of Burnley as the best goal he has ...

India increases lead in South Asian Games, crosses 200 medals

Kathmandu [Nepal], Dec 7 (ANI): India have continued their lead in the medal tally by crossing 200 medals in the ...

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Sterling rises to 7-month high, stocks climb in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across Asia rose on Monday in a positive start to the week.Gains however were modest.The British ...

10 unwritten rules of being Russian

Want to pass off as an undercover Russian? Or better understand why we are born the way we are? Here's ...

Armenia drafts big, revolutionary budget

Armenia's government has proposed a budget with significantly higher revenues and expenses than in previous years.The 2020 draft budget projects ...

UPDATE: Five dead, many injured after New Zealand volcano eruption

Five people were killed, 18 were injured and several more were left stranded after an island volcano popular with tourists ...

Private investments key driver for growth: CEC Subramanian

New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): The government has a well-thought-out agenda for reforms to beat current slowdown in the ...

Equity parameters close with marginal gains, IT stocks under pressure

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended on Monday with marginal gains after a volatile session on ...

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