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Sri-Lanka death count hikes upto 310

Sri-Lanka death count hikes upto 310

Colombo: The death toll from a string of explosions that rocked Sri Lanka on Sunday has risen to 310 while over 500 remained injured, the...Read More

Waymo to sell laser-based distance measuring sensors

Waymo to sell laser-based distance measuring sensors

San Francisco: Alphabet’s auto-driving company Waymo has said it will begin to sell laser-based distance measuring sensors to customers o...Read More

2,600 foreign journalists to cover Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam

2,600 foreign journalists to cover Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam

Hanoi: At least 2,600 foreign journalists have registered to cover the second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean ...Read More

This ancient star came into existence due to Big Bang

This ancient star came into existence due to Big Bang

Sydney: A team of astronomers have found what could be one of the universe’s oldest stars, almost entirely made of materials formed by th...Read More

Graft: China’s ex-internet czar pleads guilty

Graft: China’s ex-internet czar pleads guilty

Beijing: China’s former internet tsar Lu Wei on Friday pleaded guilty to accepting USD 4.6 million in bribes as the ruling Communist part...Read More

Alibaba won’t create 1 mn US jobs: Jack Ma

Alibaba won’t create 1 mn US jobs: Jack Ma

Beijing : Alibaba founder Jack Ma has backed off on his promise of creating one million jobs in the United States due to the ongoing trad...Read More

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India, China will work out differences: Indian envoy

Beijing : India and China will work out their differences to ensure that they progress and prosper together, Indian envoy here Gautam Bam...Read More

Allies regret Trump’s decision on Iran deal

Allies regret Trump’s decision on Iran deal

Washington : US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he will withdraw his country from the Iran nuclear deal, a decision that imme...Read More

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Nepal PM seeks more air entry points from Indian government grant more air entry  pointpoinpoints into India

Kathmandu : Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Sunday urged the Indian government to grant new air entry points for his country. His...Read More

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Syria chemical attack: China calls on UNSC to launch probe

Beijing : China’s representative in the United Nations called on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to take up the responsibility...Read More

Alibaba creates over 36.8mn jobs in 2017

Alibaba creates over 36.8mn jobs in 2017

Beijing: Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba created over 36.8 million jobs in 2017 via its expansive retail ecosystem, a report showed. The...Read More

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Martin Vizcarra is now Peru’s  new President

 Lima : Peru’s new President Martin Vizcarra took the oath of office on Friday, pledging to take a strong stance against corruption in go...Read More

Neymar already world’s best, says Pele

Neymar already world’s best, says Pele

Rio de Janeiro : Neymar has surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as the world’s best player, according to Brazilian football grea...Read More

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32 missing as oil tanker collides with cargo ship off China coast

Beijing : Thirty-two crew members, mostly Iranians, have gone missing after a tanker carrying oil from Iran to South Korea collided with ...Read More

14 days on, California wildfire rages

14 days on, California wildfire rages

Los Angeles : More evacuations were ordered in southern California as a wildfire that has been burning since December 4 raged on.

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Abbas will not meet US Vice President Pence: Palestine official

Ramallah : Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not receive US Vice President Mike Pence during his scheduled visit to the region thi...Read More

Chinese Gen ends life to escape graft probe

Chinese Gen ends life to escape graft probe

Zhang Yang, 66, a member of the Central Military Commission – China’s highest military body – hanged himself at his home in Beijing on No...Read More

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China extends new law on anthem to Hong Kong

Beijing : China on Saturday adopted a new law stipulating a three-year punishment for disrespecting the national anthem, which would also...Read More

La Liga: Wins for Barcelona, Valencia, Madrid and Atletico

La Liga: Wins for Barcelona, Valencia, Madrid and Atletico

Madrid : Barcelona, Valencia, Real Madris and Atletico Madrid won their respective games on the ninth day of the La Liga football league.

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Suarez equalizer gives Barcelona valuable points

Madrid : FC Barcelona surrendered their 100 percent record at the start to the football season but took a valuable point with a 1-1 draw ...Read More

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