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Russia ready to supply LNG to fuel-hungry Pakistan

Russia has offered Pakistan liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavov has revealed, as the South Asian nation ...

India's Concerns over Myanmar Drive Policy, Analysts Say

NEW DELHI - Analysts say India's concern that isolating Myanmar's military, which staged the country's February 1 coup, will drive ...

Biggest opportunity and honour: Bruno Coutinho

New Delhi [India], April 11 (ANI): For the first time ever India is set to host AFC Champions League action ...

7 most cold-resistant animals in Russia

These fluffy dogs and plush horses are not afraid of severe winters. Meet the polar animals who feel fine even ...

Kyrgyzstan Votes On Constitutional Changes To Strengthen Presidency

Kyrgyzstan's voters head to the polls on April 11 to decide on whether to approve a new constitution that would ...

Japan's Matsuyama on the brink of historic Masters victory

With a new coach solving swing issues and reduced celebrity media stress this week, Japan's Hideki Matsuyama finds himself on ...

What Indians will find when they return to Singapore

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, April 11 (ANI): With vaccinations against the COVID-19 well underway around the world, many are hoping ...

Non-performing debt of China's banks rises by 22 pc

Hong Kong, April 11 (ANI): As China has recorded the lowest economic growth in four decades in the year 2020, ...

China-Brunei trade sees rise against all odds in 2020: ambassador

© Provided by Xinhua The past 30 years have witnessed deepening cooperation and closer ties between China and Brunei. Bilateral ...

Rizwan, Faheem Ashraf script Pakistan's successful chase

Johannesburg [South Africa], April 10 (ANI): Mohammad Rizwan continued his excellent form against the Proteas by recording yet another half-century ...

Despite IMF loans, Pakistan continue to rely on China

Islamabad [Pakistan], April 10 (ANI): Pakistan is set to address a dozen conditions in six months to meet the USD ...

Sri Lanka seeks $17 million from Greek ship owner over oil spill

Sri Lanka on Friday lodged a claim for $17.38 million with the Greek owners of an oil tanker that caught ...

Olympic trials in Taekwondo to be supervised by IOA

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Selection trials for the Asian Olympic Qualifiers in Taekwondo and Para-Taekwondo will be conducted ...

Experts talk about current COVID situation in India

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): It's been more than a year since the deadly coronavirus wreaked havoc in our ...

Russia Seen Advancing SE Asian Ambitions Through Myanmar Generals

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - Analysts say Russia is increasing arms sales to Myanmar's military and steadfastly standing by Myanmar's coup ...

Rijiju congratulates Anshu, Sonam for sealing Oly berths

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Union Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday congratulated women wrestlers Anshu ...

FIFA U-17 WWC 2022 tournament director of LOC steps down

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Roma Khanna has decided to step down from her role as Tournament Director of ...

Philippines logs 12,674 new COVID-19 cases

Manila [Philippines], April 10 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported Saturday 12,674 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total ...

Very special feeling to play in AFC CL, says Pandita

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Indian football is all set to move forward together into a new era, with ...

Anshu, Sonam win Tokyo Olympic quota in wrestling

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Indian female wrestlers Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik on Saturday made the country proud ...

Eye on China: India, Japan to hold 22 talks

Tokyo [Japan] April 10 (ANI): India and Japan are planning to hold a '22' format meeting of foreign and defence ...

Inaugural Indonesian MotoGP delayed until 2022

The first Indonesian MotoGP has been pushed back one year and will not take place before March 2022, the championship ...

CNN goes after racist Asian-themed FONTS in widely-mocked feature

An in-depth CNN report about the allegedly racist roots of Asia-inspired fonts has left many wondering whether the outlet has ...

Tokyo stocks close up following US tech rally

Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday, tracking global rallies including on Wall Street where tech shares surged.The tech-rich Nasdaq index ...

Asian markets mostly down but optimism remains

Most Asian markets retreated Friday as traders took their foot off the pedal ahead of a much-anticipated earnings season.Wall Street ...

US LNG exports fall from record highs

Maintenance at a Cheniere Energy facility was set to drag natural gas deliveries to US liquefied natural gas (LNG) export ...

Bilateral relationship with PH remains strong- Japanese envoy

PILAR, Bataan, April 9 (PIA) -- The bilateral relationship of Japan and Philippines remains strong.In today's virtual commemoration of the ...

Currency Collapse Mirrors Turkmenistan's Extreme Economic Woes

When the exchange rate of Turkmenistan's national currency, the manat, fell to 40 to the dollar on the black market ...

'Dozens killed' as Myanmar military targets protesters in Bago

A military crackdown on protesters in Myanmar is continuing with reports of at least 80 people killed in ongoing violence, ...

Myanmar post-coup crackdown: 'We're heading towards a civil war'

Myanmar's military junta's deadly crackdown on protesters continues with reports emerging Saturday of more than 80 killed in the latest ...

Mayor of London wants to bring IPL to Lord's

Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London, wants to bring the IPL to the city, with Surrey said to be in ...

A proposal for a constitutional republic

Australia has fallen behind many developed nations in clinging to the monarchy and it's time for a change that benefits ...

Groups Demand Ban on a Class of Dangerous Forever Chemicals

9 April 2021. An online gathering of over 100 people held to mark World Health Day last Wednesday highlighted the ...

Bangladesh records highest number of daily COVID-19 deaths

DHAKA, April 11 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh on Sunday reported 78 more deaths from COVID-19, the highest single-day number, bringing the ...

Philippines receives more Sinovac vaccines purchased from China

MANILA, April 11 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines on Sunday received the second batch of Sinovac Biotech's CoronaVac vaccines purchased from ...

GLOBALink | How Western media shapes people's perception of China

BEIJING, April 11 (Xinhua) -- An American entrepreneur who lived in China for 10 years explains how Western media shapes ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0930 GMT, April 11

HONG KONG -- The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government has selected several payment platforms including AlipayHK and Octopus ...

Cambodia logs 157 new COVID-19 cases, 3 new deaths

PHNOM PENH, April 11 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Sunday confirmed 157 new COVID-19 cases and three more fatalities in the ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, April 10

JAKARTA -- Six people were killed, another one was seriously injured, and scores of buildings were damaged after a 6.1-magnitude ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Russia records 8,704 new COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, April 10 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

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Philippines defense minister spars with Chinese over South China Seas

MANILA, Philippines: A top Filipino official has warned of additional moves by the Chinese in the South China Sea."The continued ...

Russia ready to supply LNG to fuel-hungry Pakistan

Russia has offered Pakistan liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavov has revealed, as the South Asian nation ...

India's Concerns over Myanmar Drive Policy, Analysts Say

NEW DELHI - Analysts say India's concern that isolating Myanmar's military, which staged the country's February 1 coup, will drive ...

Biggest opportunity and honour: Bruno Coutinho

New Delhi [India], April 11 (ANI): For the first time ever India is set to host AFC Champions League action ...

7 most cold-resistant animals in Russia

These fluffy dogs and plush horses are not afraid of severe winters. Meet the polar animals who feel fine even ...

Kyrgyzstan Votes On Constitutional Changes To Strengthen Presidency

Kyrgyzstan's voters head to the polls on April 11 to decide on whether to approve a new constitution that would ...

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