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India exporting to U.S. and China far more than it is importing

NEW DELHI, India, October 21 (ANI): A significant increase in India's exports to the United States and China, coupled with ...

Shanghai stock markets gains 183 points despite regional weakness

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in mainland China rose sharply on Tuesday, a move at odds with the rest of ...

Pakistan restores social media platform TikTok, subject to conditions

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, October 20 (ANI): TikTok services in Pakistan were restored on Monday with certain conditions, 10 days after a ...

U.S. stocks decline with hopes for deal on stimulus package fading

NEW YORK, New York - Continued disagreement over an additional stimulus package has weighed on Wall Street, with all the ...

Leadership in university-based climate action

Universities are vital hubs of research and teaching on climate change. As large organisations, they also have significant emissions, which ...

Turkey's natural gas reserves reach 405 billion cubic meters

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Saturday that Turkey has found more gas ...

Irish exports rise 7% to 108 billion euros in first 8 months of year

DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- Ireland is set for another year of record-high goods exports in 2020 due to ...

US Justice Department, 11 States Sue Google

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department along with the attorneys general of 11 states on Tuesday brought a massive anti-trust ...

Microsoft creates portable data center in a box

Washington [US], October 20 (ANI): Tech giant Microsoft has created a portable data center for bringing cloud computing to environments ...

US stocks climb at open as stimulus deadline nears

A looming deadline for Washington policymakers to agree on a long-awaited US stimulus bill on Tuesday did not deter Wall ...

Numsa loses court battle to halt Barloworld retrenchments

Retrenchments at Barloworld Equipment are continuing following the Labour Court's dismissal of the National Union of Metalworkers' urgent application to ...

US to sue Google in biggest antitrust case in decades

The US government was preparing to sue Google Tuesday in what would be the biggest antitrust case in decades, a ...

Argentina Now Has 1 Million Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Argentina is now the world's fifth country with more than one million confirmed COVID-19 cases.Data collected by Johns Hopkins University's ...

Russian media may be joining China and Iran in turning on Trump

It can be easy to overlook how the rest of the world is making sense of America's chaotic campaign season.But ...

Mini-budget: The prognosis for SA taxpayers is not good

As Finance Minister Tito Mboweni prepares to deliver his much-anticipated Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) on 28 October 2020, ...

Raheja Developers adjudged 'Best Employer'

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): Raheja Developers, one of the most trusted real estate companies in Delhi NCR, has ...

Tokyo shares fall on US stimulus talks ahead of earnings

Tokyo stocks ended lower Tuesday on dwindling chances of a US stimulus package, as some investors took a wait-and-see approach ...

Markets mixed as US stimulus hopes fade ahead of deadline

Asian and European markets were mixed Tuesday but fading hopes for a pre-election US stimulus and concerns about a fresh ...

Asian markets dip as US stimulus hopes fade ahead of deadline

Fading hopes for a pre-election US stimulus and concerns about a fresh surge in virus infections in key economies weighed ...

Wacom One launched in India with a complete 'Digital Starter Kit'

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): Wacom announces the launch of Wacom One, an entry-level 13" pen display for a ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Oct. 20)

BEIJING, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Total COVID Cases Across Globe Surpass 40 Million

The world has now surpassed 40 million confirmed cases of coronavirus infections, as surges of cases in Europe and the ...

Pakistani Generals in Awami Adalat

Glasgow [Scotland], October 20 (ANI): Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan's political career is in serious trouble. The newly formed 11 ...

Murray, Cardinals rout mistake-prone Cowboys

Kyler Murray passed for two touchdowns and ran for another to help the Arizona Cardinals record a 38-10 victory over ...

Murray throws 2 TDs as Cardinals roll over mistake-prone Cowboys

Kyler Murray passed for two touchdowns and ran for another to help the Arizona Cardinals record a 38-10 victory over ...

US sanctions six Chinese companies for trade with Iran

Washington [US], October 20 (ANI): The United States on Monday (local time) has imposed sanctions on six Chinese companies for ...

US Official in Syria for Talks on Missing Americans, Reports Say

BEIRUT - A top U.S. official recently visited Syria for rare, secret high-level talks on securing the return of two ...

After US prosecuted scholars, China threatens to detain Americans

Washington [US], October 19 (ANI): In retaliation to the US Department of Justice's prosecution of Chinese military-affiliated scholars, government officials ...

'Roger Federer Arena' plan fails to rally signatures

A push to rename Basel's main sports arena after local tennis superstar Roger Federer fell through on Monday after it ...

Wall Street climbs at open as traders hope for stimulus

US stocks rose in opening trading Monday the start of yet another week where traders will closely monitor prospects Congress ...

DTI Pampanga opens Negosyo Center in Bacolor

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Oct. 19 (PIA) -- Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Pampanga opened its 18th Negosyo ...

China's economic recovery firms up in Q3

BEIJING, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- China's economic recovery picked up steam in the third quarter as activities normalized amid effective ...

European stocks waver; Paris hit by glitch

European stock markets wavered Monday amid a technical glitch in Paris, but investor sentiment remained buoyed by fresh optimism over ...

US to offer loans to lure developing countries

Washington [US], October 19 (ANI): The US government is making efforts to persuade developing countries to stop using Chinese telecommunication ...

European stocks advance at open

Europe's major stock markets climbed in opening deals on Monday with investors lifted by fresh optimism over a new US ...

Most markets rise on US stimulus hope, China growth falls short

Most Asian markets rose Monday on lingering hopes for a new US stimulus package, though Shanghai turned lower after data ...

Asian markets rise on US stimulus hope, China growth falls short

Asian markets rose Monday on lingering hopes for a new US stimulus package, though Shanghai and Hong Kong pared their ...

China's economy plows on as world's only major growth engine

China's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic continued in the third quarter and showed signs of broadening in September as consumer ...

China's resident nominal disposable income up 3.9 pct in Jan.-Sept. period

Customers select products at a duty-free shop in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 4, 2020. (Xinhua/Pu Xiaoxu)BEIJING, Oct. 19 ...

Update: China's industrial output rises 5.8 pct in Q3

A staff member arranges welding wires at Tangshan Kobelco in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province, July 16, 2020. (Xinhua/Mu Yu)BEIJING, ...

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Polls point to Biden victory but Trump confident of reelection

WASHINGTON, DC - With two weeks remaining before the U.S. presidential election, Democratic challenger Joe Biden continues to lead in ...

Emirati ministers and officials on historic visit to Israel

ABU DHABI, UAE - Government ministers from the UAE boarded an historic flight to Israel on Tuesday morning.They were accompanied ...

U.S. sanctions shipping companies in China for doing business in Iran

WSHINGTON, DC, October 20 (ANI): The United States on Monday (local time) imposed sanctions on six Chinese companies for their ...

United States Covid-19 death toll rises above 220,000

A woman wearing a face mask walks past a notice board with COVID-19 preventive instructions at a Macy's store in ...

Assange's lawyer claims Trump responsible for indictment

Julian Assange's lawyer of ten years Jennifer Robinson speaks with Rhys Muldoon about Assange's extraordinary trial and the relationship between ...

Deadly voyage for 50 Ethiopians fleeing Yemen

Twelve migrants have drowned and others are missing after being thrown off a boat by smugglers off the coast of ...

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