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U.S. having second thoughts about prosecuting Huawei finance chief

U.S. prosecutors are discussing a deal with lawyers for Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou to resolve criminal charges against her, ...

U.S.-Brazil military base ponders eviction of 800 families

Antonio Marcos Diniz was only 13 years old when his family was forced to leave their home near Brazil's Atlantic ...

United States in bid to beef up relationships in Western Hemisphere

WASHINGTON, DC - Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Christopher C. Miller has stressed the need to strengthen partnerships in the Western ...

New Zealand announces nine new Coronavirus cases, 5 of them historical

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported nine new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation on Thursday. ...

World heading for 'catastrophic' rise in temperatures

This year is on track to be one of the three hottest on record, completing a run of six years ...

France announces death of Valery Giscard d'Estaing, president 1974-81

PARIS, France, December 3 (ANI/Xinhua): Valery Giscard d'Estaing, president of France from 1974 to 1981 and a key actor in ...

People magazine reveals 'People of the Year'

A celebration of 2020? Many might think we should just hold our breath and say good riddance to what has ...

Akshay Kumar is proud as Christopher Nolan praises Dimple

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Superstar Akshay Kumar on Saturday had a "proud son-in-law" moment as ace filmmaker Christopher ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Dec. 5)

BEIJING, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Coimbatore man enters Asian Records Academy

Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], December 5 (ANI): Coimbatore's Jawahar Karthikeyan has found a place in the Asian Records Academy for ...

Joel Netshitenzhe | Can South Africa's civilisation sustain itself?

I wish to thank the Council of Advisors and the Board of Governors of the Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Reflection ...

No. 11 West Virginia, Georgetown eye bounce-back efforts

West Virginia coach Bob Huggins wasn't shy about revealing his team's blemishes following its first loss of the season. Huggins ...

Japan to host FIFA Club World Cup in 2021

Japan will host the Club World Cup in its existing format in late 2021, FIFA president Gianni Infantino announced on ...

Health surveillance para sa baka, kalabaw, inilunsad ng BAI

LUNGSOD QUEZON, Dis. 5 (PIA) -- Inilunsad ng Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Animal Industry (DA-BAI) ang health surveillance ukol sa ...

First Person: COVID education is child's play for Thai UN volunteer

An innovative initiative to provide child-friendly information about COVID-19 has been launched by a UN volunteer (UNV) in Thailand who ...

Resolution of Gulf Dispute Seems Within Reach, Saudi Arabia Says

DUBAI/ROME - Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said Friday a resolution to a bitter dispute with Qatar seemed "within reach" after ...

Trump Signs Anti-Doping Act Into Law

U.S. President Donald Trump signed into law Friday a bill that lets U.S. justice officials pursue criminal penalties against those ...

US Universities Ask for $120 Billion During Prolonged Pandemic

Colleges and universities are asking congressional leaders to appropriate $120 billion toward higher education to offset "massive new expenses" because ...

Germany confirms over 23,300 new COVID-19 cases over past d

Berlin [Germany], December 5 (ANI/Xinhua): Germany has registered 23,318 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, with total count ...

Global COVID-19 tally nears 66 million mark

Maryland [US], December 5 (ANI): The global coronavirus caseload nears the 66 million cases mark, as per the latest update ...

Pic Story: Better life of Dulong ethnic group elder in SW China's Yunnan

Kong Dangna prepares to go downhill after reaping fodder grass in Kongdang Village of Dulongjiang Township, Gongshan Dulong and Nu ...

Indian Arrows coach focuses on IFA Shield

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], December 5 (ANI): Ahead of the IFA Shield, which begins on Sunday, Indian Arrows head coach ...

China develops high-speed train to run on different rail systems

Photo taken on Dec. 4, 2020 shows a new type of high-speed train which can run on different rail systems ...

Mexico records 12,127 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

Mexico City [Mexico], December 5 (ANI/Sputnik): Mexico has registered 12,127 new COVID-19 cases within the past 24 hours marking the ...

Napoli stadium renamed after Maradona

Naples [Italy], December 5 (ANI): Italian side Napoli's San Paolo stadium has been renamed after Diego Maradona in memory of ...

Grillo surges to second-round lead at Mayakoba Classic

Emiliano Grillo had little to say after turning in a glittering second round Friday during the Mayakoba Golf Classic at ...

COVID-19 cases in Brazil surpass 6.5 million-mark

Brasilia [Brazil], December 5 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 46,884 to 6,533,968 within ...

Virtus.pro secure top seed in Epic League Division 1

Virtus.pro clinched the top seed for the Epic League Division 1 playoffs with a win in its final match of ...

UN chief lauds Kuwait's efforts to defuse tension

New York [US], December 5 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday lauded Kuwait's mediation efforts to defuse tension between ...

UK, EU trade talks put on hold

London [UK], December 5 (ANI/Xinhua): After one week of intense trade negotiations in London, the chief negotiators from Britain and ...

Almost all COVID patients develop immune response: WHO

Geneva [Switzerland], December 5 (ANI): Almost 100 per cent of COVID-19 patients develop antibodies no matter the course of the ...

Women's Voices Missing From News, Study Finds

NEW YORK -  A new study into the representation of women in media says news organizations should do more to ...

1st meet of SLOC held for celebration of Goa's liberation

Panaji (Goa) [India], December 5 (ANI): The first meeting of the state-level organizing committee for the celebration of 60th year ...

PUBG entertainer Sc0ut and Fnatic part ways

Professional PUBG mobile player and entertainer Tanmay "Sc0ut" Singh has left Fnatic after a little more than a year with ...

US Imposes Visas Restrictions on More Chinese Citizens

WASHINGTON - The State Department said Friday that the U.S. would impose visa restrictions on Chinese citizens engaged in overseas ...

China poses greatest threat to US, says Senators Rubio

Washington DC [US], December 5 (ANI): US Senators Marco Rubio and Mark Warner on Friday reiterated the remarks made by ...

Venezuela's Maduro Seeks to Tighten His Grip Via Election

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - With the political opponents of President Nicolas Maduro boycotting Sunday's election for the National Assembly, his socialist ...

Febiven reunites with Fnatic via Fnatic Rising

Fabian "Febiven" Diepstraten, a familiar name for League of Legends fans, will be the starting mid laner for Fnatic Rising, ...

Watchdog condemns incarceration of HK media tycoon

Brussels [Belgium], December 5 (ANI): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) on Friday condemned the arrest and imprisonment of Hong ...

Syrian Constitutional Talks Marked by Differences, Tensions

GENEVA - A week of U.N.-sponsored Syrian peace talks have been marked by strong differences between government and opposition delegates ...

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New Zealand announces nine new Coronavirus cases, 5 of them historical

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported nine new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation on Thursday. ...

Blackwood, Joseph keep WI alive against NZ

Hamilton [New Zealand], December 5 (ANI): Jermaine Blackwood and Alzarri Joseph scored half-centuries as West Indies looked to stage a ...

Kaya FM boss Greg Maloka resigns with immediate effect

NEWSKaya FM Managing Director Greg Maloka has resigned with immediate effect following a string of sexual misconduct allegations levelled against ...

6 dishes for a real Siberian lunch (RECIPES)

Reindeer salads, fern dishes and soups of indigenous peoples - the national 'Gastronomic Map of Russia' project highlights the best ...

Eddie Jones warns England's experience 'no advantage' over France

Head coach Eddie Jones has warned England's colossal superiority in experience will count for little when they face a novice ...

Ex-Bok mentor Peter de Villiers named new EP Elephants coach

Ex-Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has been appointed the new EP Elephants head coach, the Eastern Province Rugby Union confirmed ...

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