Fri, 19 Jul 2019

Thousands More Expelled From Sichuan's Yachen Gar Buddhist Center

Authorities in western China's Sichuan province have moved ahead with removals from the Yachen Gar Tibetan Buddhist study and meditation ...

US destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz: Trump

Washington [US], July 19 (ANI): The United States has destroyed an Iranian drone that came 1000 yards close to its ...

Nepal: 5 injured in bomb explosion

Dhangadhi [Nepal], July 19 (ANI): Atleast five people were injured in a bomb explosion at a local hotel in Dhangadhi ...

Hong Kong Protesters Who Broke Into City's Legislature Flee to Taiwan

More than a dozen anti-extradition protesters who broke into Hong Kong's Legislative Council (LegCo) following a mass peaceful demonstration on ...

Putin, Lukashenka Meet Again To Discuss Integration Via Union State

Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with his Belarusian counterpart, Alyaksandr Lukashenka, in St. Petersburg on July 18 to discuss ...

Bitcoin Craze hits Iran as US Sanctions Squeeze Weak Economy

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iranians feeling the squeeze from U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's ailing economy are increasingly turning to ...

India's policy towards China consistent through govts

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said on Thursday that he sees "more consistency than ...

How Kazakhstan fell back in love with clunkers

One thing that long distinguished Kazakhstan's largest cities from its peers in the region was the number of shiny new ...

Immigrant Scientist Leaves Lab to Experiment with Food in the Kitchen

HOUSTON - Yunan Yang never intended to open a restaurant when she first arrived in the United States from China ...

The debt ceiling and why we should kill it: 5 questions answered

Editor's note: The U.S. government maxed out its national credit card in March and has been moving money around ever ...

Richemont's watch sales decline as Hong Kong protests sting

Richemont reported a surprise drop in revenue from its watch business, with protests in Hong Kong cutting sales in a ...

Sensex plunges 318 points on global worries, Yes Bank down 12.7 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 18 (ANI): Equities ended a three-day winning streak on Thursday with across-the-board selling pressure during the ...

CPEC stands on shaky legal ground: European researcher

Brussels [Belgium], July 18 (ANI): European researcher and political scientist Siegfried O Wolf has said that the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan ...

US swim stars aim to lay down marker for Tokyo 2020

Los Angeles - Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky will spearhead a powerful US assault when the FINA World Championships begin ...

ISRO to launch Chandryaan-2 on July 22

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): The launch of Chandrayaan-2, which was called off earlier due to a technical glitch, ...

Rhinos come to the bond market, and other species may follow

The planned sale of a rhino impact bond, aimed at growing the population of the endangered black rhino, is seen ...

Ighalo boosts Golden Boot hopes as Nigeria finish third

Cairo - Odion Ighalo boosted his chances of winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday ...

Trump calls for inquiry into Google's work with China

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration would investigate whether Alphabet Inc's Google supports the Chinese government, following ...

Trump Meets Victims of Religious Persecution at White House

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump, who has made religious freedom a centerpiece of his foreign policy, met Wednesday with ...

ADB lowers India's GDP growth forecast to 7 pc for FY20

Manila [Philippines], July 18 (ANI): Asian Development Bank on Thursday cut India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast to 7 ...

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China-U.S. trade tensions pose largest risk to Asian economies

MANILA, Philippines - Developing Asia will maintain strong but moderating growth this year and next, as supportive domestic demand counteracts ...

Betting on biometrics to boost child vaccination rates

At a glance: Biometrics and children A large new trial will fingerprint children aged 1 to 5 to track vaccinations ...

US destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz: Trump

Washington [US], July 19 (ANI): The United States has destroyed an Iranian drone that came 1000 yards close to its ...

Australia GP to remain in Melbourne until 2025

Paris - The Australian Grand Prix will continue to be held in Melbourne until 2025, Formula One announced on Thursday.The ...

SA women's netball side beaten by England, face Oz in semis

Cape Town - The South African women's netball side has recorded their first defeat of this year's World Cup in ...

Hong Kong Protesters Who Broke Into City's Legislature Flee to Taiwan

More than a dozen anti-extradition protesters who broke into Hong Kong's Legislative Council (LegCo) following a mass peaceful demonstration on ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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