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Jessica Chastain talks about her 'X-Men' role

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Hollywood actor Jessica Chastain recently looked back on her role as Vuk in the 2019 ...


A granular look at UK's COVID-19 'red list' shows why it's deeply flawed

Earlier this year the UK introduced a "traffic light" system in yet another attempt to contain and mitigate the effects ...


Moody's affirms Hyderabad Airport's Ba2 rating

Singapore, September 24 (ANI): Moody's Investors Service has affirmed GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd's (HIAL's) Ba2 corporate family rating (CFR) ...


Asia Album: Full moon shines on night of Mid-Autumn Festival in Malaysia

© Provided by Xinhua KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Malaysians enjoyed a full moon on Tuesday night.The Mid-Autumn Festival, ...


Neo-Nazi suspects in custody over planned attack on Masonic lodge

A source in the French judiciary said Thursday that five people have been taken into custody regarding an investigation into ...


Morrison's 'sub-par' performance tanks Australia's national identity

Morrison's tanking of the Australian-French submarine deal in favour of the AUKUS pact signals to the world that Australia is ...


'Sub-standard': Submarine deal botched by Morrison and his cronies

The Coalition's decision to tear up a deal with France is a masterclass in failure, writes George Grundy.EVEN BY THE ...


Roundup: World leaders call for efforts to uphold multilateralism

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- World leaders on Saturday in their deliberations at the General Debate of the UN ...


Malaysia reports 13,899 new COVID-19 cases, total deaths pass 25,000 mark

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Malaysia reported 13,899 new COVID-19 infections, as of midnight Saturday, bringing the national total ...


Malaysian PM stresses importance of peaceful coexistence, multilateralism

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- In his speech to the UN General Assembly on Saturday, Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail ...


Roundup: World leaders reflect on Afghanistan

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- Several world leaders on Friday, the fourth day of the United Nations General Assembly ...


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Alitalia workers protest end of jobs by blocking highway exit

ROME, Italy: Hundreds of Alitalia workers stopped highway traffic as they blocked an airport exit on Friday to protest that ...

Right wing Czech party lobbies for referendum on leaving EU

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: The right-of-center Czech party, the SPD, which could be part of a new Czech government next month, ...

Chinese president says China will not export coal-fired power projects

BEIJING, China: Last week, President Xi Jinping said China will stop building coal-fired power plants abroad, while pledging to help ...

Experts say, after hurricanes, flood insurance rates to rise in US

NEW YORK CITY, New York: According to a study released by financial services provider LendingTree on Tuesday, updates to the ...

Americans monitoring outbreak of swine flu in Haiti

WASHINGTON D.C.: The World Organization for Animal Health said the first outbreak of the African swine fever, a fatal pig ...

US Covid deaths now match number of fatalities in 1918 flu pandemic

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 has now killed as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic, numbering some 675,000.However, the 1918 ...

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UK reports shortages nationwide due to lack of truck drivers

LONDON, England: With Britain remaining short of tens of thousands of truck drivers, shortages throughout the country range from gasoline, ...

$1.4 billion to convert Scotland refinery to hydrogen power

GLASGOW, Scotland: Energy provider INEOS has announced that it will convert its large-scale petrochemicals plant and oil refinery in Grangemouth, ...

U.S. reports drop in housing prices, sales

CHICAGO, Illinois: Housing sales in the United States fell in August amid sustained supply shortages, with indications that the housing ...

Canadian mining company seeking to revive mines in southeast Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska: Canadian mining company Millrock Resources has been scouting for precious metals on Chichagof Island in southeast Alaska.However, CEO ...

Uncut diamond, at 1,175-carats, is third largest in world

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Lucara Diamond mining company and manufacturer HB Antwerp have put on display a 1,175-carat ...

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Chinese president says China will not export coal-fired power projects

BEIJING, China: Last week, President Xi Jinping said China will stop building coal-fired power plants abroad, while pledging to help ...


Australian submarines: An arms deal or military pact?

On September 15, 2021, the heads of government of Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States announced the formation ...


Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...


European Union supports France in spat with Australia over subs

France continues to fume over Australia's decision to ditch a €60bn French contract to build 12 submarines for the Australian ...


Containing China not antidote to America's hegemonic anxiety

© Provided by Xinhua Such morbid fascination with containing others stems from the mounting anxiety of the United States, the ...


Philippines logs 20,755 new COVID-19 cases, total surges to

Manila [Philippines], September 26 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 20,755 new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections on Sunday, ...


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