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China’s marriage rate drops for 5th consecutive year

China’s marriage rate drops for 5th consecutive year

Beijing: China’s marriage rate has been declining for five years in a row as the younger generation delays or has given up on marriage, a...Read More

Five killed in factory explosion in China

Five killed in factory explosion in China

Beijing: An explosion caused by a gas leak ripped through a factory in China’s Shandong Province, killing five persons and injuring three...Read More

Bayern Munich confirm signing France defender Lucas Hernandez

Bayern Munich confirm signing France defender Lucas Hernandez

Berlin: Bayern Munich have signed France defender Lucas Hernandez from Atletico Madrid, the German record champions confirmed in an offic...Read More

Thailand parties join to form government

Thailand parties join to form government

Bangkok: Leaders of six of the seven Thai parties met, here on Wednesday, to sign a joint declaration on common plan to form a coalition ...Read More

2,000-year-old Jewish village discovered

2,000-year-old Jewish village discovered

Jerusalem: Remains of a over 2,000-year old rural Jewish settlement with luxurious burial ground were discovered in excavations in southe...Read More

Britain commemorates its WWII ‘Great Escape’ heroes

Britain commemorates its WWII ‘Great Escape’ heroes

London: Members of Britain’s Royal Air Force (RAF) on Sunday marked 75 years since the so-called “Great Escape” at two remembrance ceremo...Read More

Ex-Ecuador football chief Luis Chiriboga receives life ban

Ex-Ecuador football chief Luis Chiriboga receives life ban

Quito: Former Ecuadorian Football Federation (FEF) president Luis Chiriboga has been banned for life and fined more than a million US do...Read More

Indonesia floods, landslides toll crosses 107

Indonesia floods, landslides toll crosses 107

Jakarta: The death toll in flash floods and landslides in Papua province of eastern Indonesia crossed 107 on Wednesday, while the search ...Read More

Australia to slash annual permanent migrant intake

Australia to slash annual permanent migrant intake

Canberra: The Australian government will slash the nation’s permanent migrant intake from 190,000 to 160,000 in the lead-up to May’s gene...Read More

US government warns public of new phone scam

US government warns public of new phone scam

Washington: The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the taxation agency of the government, has warned the public of a new type of “IRS imp...Read More

Beijing plants 200 million trees in 40 years

Beijing plants 200 million trees in 40 years

Beijing: Over 200 million trees have been planted in Beijing in 40 years, authorities in the Chinese capital said on Tuesday.In 1979, Chi...Read More

KFC dedicates China restaurant to a Communist hero

KFC dedicates China restaurant to a Communist hero

Beijing: Fast-food chain KFC is memorialising a popular Chinese Communist hero with restaurant decor extolling his deeds, in a rare match...Read More

China tests 5G self-driving bus

China tests 5G self-driving bus

Beijing: China is conducting test run of a self-driving bus, assisted by the 5G mobile network, as part of its efforts to fast track 5G t...Read More

China’s Chang’e-4 in historic landing on Moon’s dark side

China’s Chang’e-4 in historic landing on Moon’s dark side

Beijing: China’s Chang’e-4 lunar probe on Thursday became the first spacecraft to make a soft landing on the far side of the Moon in a si...Read More

Spanish league : Dembele gives Barcelona narrow win

Spanish league : Dembele gives Barcelona narrow win

Madrid : Ousmane Dembele’s second-half strike was the difference as reigning La Liga champions Barcelona ground out a 1-0 win away to new...Read More

Messi’s Barcelona lift Supercup

Messi’s Barcelona lift Supercup

Tangier (Morocco) : Ousmane Dembele scored a spectacular 25-yard shot with just over 10 minutes remaining and goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter S...Read More

‘Commitment of players allow me to take risks’

‘Commitment of players allow me to take risks’

“When you play Brazil, I think you need to get a tactical advantage. There is a psychological barrier: the yellow tops, the five world ti...Read More

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Heavy rain lashes airport in China, over 10,000 stranded

Beijing : More than 10,000 passengers were stranded today due to heavy rain at an international airport in China’s southwestern Sichuan p...Read More

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China slaps more tariffs on $50 bn worth of US goods

Tariffs for 545 items worth about $ 34 billion, including agricultural products, vehicles, etc will be effective from July 6, 2018, China...Read More

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Philippines removes ‘comfort woman’ statue  

Manila : Philippine authorities have removed a bronze statue in Manila symbolising the World War II sex slaves abused by Japanese soldier...Read More

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