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Opinion: Safety top priority for COVID-19 vaccine development

A staff member displays samples of the COVID-19 inactivated vaccine at Sinovac Biotech Ltd., in Beijing, capital of China, March ...


Vietnamese Political Prisoners Stage Hunger Strike

Three detained activists in Vietnam are said to have recently begun a hunger strike to protest conditions in prison, sources ...


AFP Chief calls for unity in 17th ASEAN Chiefs of Defense Forces meet

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 25 (PIA) -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Gilbert Gapay ...


Vietnam police bust ring selling 'recycled condoms'

Police in Vietnam have confiscated an estimated 345 000 used condoms which had been cleaned and resold as new, state ...


Philippines: Facebook Removes China-based Fake Accounts

Social media giant Facebook said it has taken down more than 150 fake accounts that originated in China over interfering ...


Myanmar NGOs becoming vehicles for Western propaganda, claims China

Nay Pyi Taw [Myanmar], September 24 (ANI): Amid the rise in number of voices opposing China's human rights violation, Beijing ...


Tropical Storm Noul Wreaks Havoc in SE Asia, Killing At Least a Dozen

About a dozen are dead and hundreds displaced in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Noul, ...


Commentary: Safety top priority for COVID-19 vaccine development

BEIJING, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- As scientists around the world are racing against time to develop COVID-19 vaccines, vaccine safety ...


Xinhua world news summary at 0530 GMT, Sept. 25

WELLINGTON -- New Zealand Parliament is leading by example by taking action to cut its carbon footprint by installing solar ...


Vietnam records no new COVID-19 cases, total stands at 1,069

HANOI, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, with its total confirmed cases standing ...


Live COVID-19 updates: India's COVID-19 cases rise to 5,732,518

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...


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Enforced disappearances of Sindhi people continue in Pakistan

Geneva [Switzerland], September 25 (ANI): Enforced disappearances of Sindhi people by Pakistan agencies continue unabated in the country and abduction ...

'Overseas Friends of BJP' writes to Conservative party leaders

London [UK], September 25 (ANI): Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP) in the UK has expressed displeasure over the recent formation ...

SA largely dodged Dean Jones' batting wrath

A dashing character first and foremost at the crease, Australia's late Dean Jones hardly lacked his admirers even across the ...

Gurpreet, Sanju declared winners of AIFF Player of the Year Awards

New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): Indian football team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu and midfielder Sanju are the winners of ...

Prominent Kashmiri Lawyer Shot Dead In Srinagar

A prominent lawyer has been shot dead in Srinagar, the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir.Babar Qadri was shot on the ...

Equity indices close over 2 pc higher, IT and auto stocks lead

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 25 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed over 2 per cent higher on Friday on the back ...

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Stocks in Asia steady, modest gains in Japan, Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were generally stronger on Friday, at least in Japan and Australia."What we've seen ...

European Union takes steps to boost international role of euro

BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The European Commission on Thursday unveiled plans to expand the European Union's (EU) Capital ...

Wall Street's Robinhood traders come up for air

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks managed modest gains on Thursday as lawmakers again went to work on a ...

UK restaurants and pubs brace for fallout from new restrictions

LONDON, UK - Britain became the latest European country to impose restrictions on socializing Wednesday following a sharp rise in ...

China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

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White House tightens screws on Havana, reimposes restrictions

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Wednesday announced new sanctions against Cuba, aimed at further denying sources of revenue ...


Asteroid size of a bus comes close to Earth

Scientists at the U.S. space agency NASA say a small asteroid - roughly the size of a bus - passed ...


One of New York's finest accused of spying for China

NEW YORK, New York - An ethnic Tibetan New York City police officer and U.S. Army reservist was unmasked this ...


Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...


Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...


Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...


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