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Raids begin in Tokyo Olympics corruption investigation

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese prosecutors raided the headquarters of advertising company Dentsu, as part of a widening investigation into corruption during ...

Pakistan's fastest woman sprinter eyes victory at international competitions

LAHORE, Pakistan -Tameen Khan, Pakistan's fastest female sprinter, has expressed a desire to represent her country internationally, including at the ...

China Fines Former NBA Star Lin Over Quarantine Comments

BEIJING - Former NBA star Jeremy Lin, who plays for a Chinese team, was fined 10,000 yuan ($1,400) for "inappropriate ...

International Art Exhibition: Kangra Art Museum brings together exhibits of artists from Europe, Asia

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], December 2 (ANI): The International Art Exhibition being organized at the Kangra Art Museum, Dharamshala for ...

China-Laos Railway facilitates trade between China, ASEAN countries

© Provided by Xinhua CHENGDU, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- As a train loaded with 262 tonnes of tapioca pulled into ...

Was lucky that my first World Cup was in India: Former Indian hockey player Sardar Singh

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): Former hockey player Sardar Singh said he was lucky to play his first-ever hockey ...

China Blames Foreigners for Inciting Protests

NEW DELHI - China's rulers are accusing 'hostile forces,' including foreigners, of inciting street demonstrations in more than three dozen ...

Biden's Reaction to Unrest in China, Iran, Questioned by Critics

With major street protests erupting in Iran and China in recent weeks, U.S. President Joe Biden's administration is facing questions ...

Asia Album: Glimpse of daily life in New Delhi, India

© Provided by Xinhua NEW DELHI, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- Vendors, workers, barbers, tailors and everyone else in New Delhi, ...

Unnati Hooda cruises into quarter-finals at Badminton Asia Junior Championships

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): Extending her brilliant winning streak, rising India shuttler Unnati Hooda stormed into the U-17 ...

Messi Fans from Asia Cheer on Argentina at World Cup

On their way to Argentina's decisive game against Poland, Mohit Daga and Aayush Verma approached the stadium carrying a massive ...

Hardik Pandya best option to lead team India: Moeen Ali

By Vipul KashyapAbu Dhabi [UAE], December 2 (ANI): English all-rounder Moeen Ali placed his bet on Hardik Pandya and labelled ...

FIFA WC: Japan stage comeback, stun Spain 2-1 to book Round of 16 spot

Al Rayyan [Qatar], December 2 (ANI): Japan continued its trend to upset the European teams at the ongoing FIFA World ...

Friday essay: how the West betrayed Syria

"Assad, or we burn the country," Syrian government loyalists chanted in 2011. It was a statement of intent that proved ...

FIFA WC: Morata strikes to give Spain 1-0 lead against Japan at end of first half

Al Rayyan [Qatar], December 2 (ANI): Spain struck early through Alvaro Morata to take a 1-0 lead against Japan at ...

Renowned author Tellis lauds India's quest to be a leading power

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Renowned author Ashley Tellis lauded India's quest to be a leading power and its ...

China's interference in democracies gets called out!

Beijing [China], December 1 (ANI): Canada is reeling over Beijing's alleged spying and foreign interference in Canadian elections. The tensions ...

India Khelo Football partners with Andaman and Nicobar Football Association to scout grassroots talent in region

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): India Khelo Football (IKF), a non-profit organization connecting Indian Football grassroots talent with the ...

NADA India to host Inclusion Conclave to sharpen focus on athletes with disabilities on December 2

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA India) will break ground on Friday when it hosts an ...

Iraq rebuffs fresh Chinese investment proposals amid Beijing's tightening hold over its oil industry

Baghdad [Iraq], December 1 (ANI): Iraq has begun rebuffing Chinese investment proposals to move away from Chinese dependence. As scepticism ...

Taliban Defend Ban on VOA, RFE/RL Broadcasts in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - The Islamist Taliban government has defended banning FM radio broadcasts from two U.S.-funded news media, including the Voice ...

J-K: Bandipora's trainee journo swims in success of fish farms

Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 1 (ANI): Amidst the skyrocketing unemployment in Jammu and Kashmir, the youth are taking ...

India's star driver Jehan Daruvala joins Mahindra Racing Formula E Team

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 1 (ANI): Mahindra Racing on Wednesday announced the signing of single-seater ace Jehan Daruvala as the ...

Asia Album: White tiger cubs play in Bangladesh's Chattogram zoo

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India to receive over record USD 100 billion in remittances in 2022: World Bank

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): Retaining its spot as the world's top recipient of remittances, migrant workers from India are ...

India's G20 presidency set to start from today, 100 monuments to be illuminated

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): India is all set to assume the presidency of the G-20 grouping, the premier ...

Manika showed path for all youngsters: Achanta Sharath Kamal on Manika Batra's Asian Cup medal win

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): Table Tennis star and Commonwealth Games medallist Achanta Sharath Kamal heaped praises on star ...

UP CM Yogi reiterates 'zero tolerance' towards crime, mafia

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 30 (ANI): Reiterating the 'zero tolerance' policy towards crime and mafia elements, Uttar Pradesh Chief ...

World AIDS Day: WHO reiterates commitment to achieve world free of AIDS threat

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): On World AIDS Day, the World Health Organisation (WHO) reiterated its commitment to achieving ...

"Does not help..."China's Foreign Ministry on India-US military exercise near LAC

Beijing [China], November 30 (ANI): China on Wednesday said that the joint military exercise held by India and the US ...

Badminton Junior C'ships: Dhruv, Unnati, Anmol march into under-17 pre-quarterfinals

Nonthaburi [Thailand], November 30 (ANI): Young Indian shuttlers Dhruv Negi, Unnati Hooda and Anmol Kharb marched into the U-17 singles ...

Authoritarianism on the Rise as Democracy Weakens

Democracy is being degraded around the world because people are losing faith in the legitimacy of elections and see freedom ...

Indian sports is in right hands: Sharath Kamal on PT Usha's election as IOA chief

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): Table tennis legend and multi-time Commonwealth Games medalist Achanta Sharath Kamal expressed his happiness ...

The energy crisis is a major threat to the world. Is there a way out

How anti-Russian sanctions, a planned transition to greener fuels, and the West's short-sighted financial policies reaped a whirlwindThe West is ...

National Sports award is proud moment for an athlete: Manasi Joshi on receiving Arjuna Award

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): India's ace Para badminton player and current world no.1 Manasi Joshi said that receiving ...

India assumes leadership on world stage with G-20 Presidency: Report

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): India will formally assume the G20 presidency starting Thursday, thereby beginning a unique opportunity ...

From 400 China's nuke stockpile to swell to 1500 by year 2035: US Report

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): With the aim to modernize, diversify, and expand nuclear forces, China has accelerated its nuclear ...

Rare Royal Turtle with severely fractured shell rescued in Cambodia

© Provided by Xinhua The 14.9 kg turtle is receiving treatment for its injuries likely caused by the propeller of ...

Most Asian countries far behind biodiversity targets for protected areas: Research

Oxford [UK], November 30 (ANI): Protected areas are one of the most effective instruments for preserving biodiversity. Still, according to ...

Pentagon frets over China's nuclear program

The US military has warned that Beijing may have 1,500 warheads in its strategic arsenal by 2035China is rapidly building ...

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: As support for a conservative Islamic alliance prevented major coalitions from winning a simple majority in its ...

Six feet of snow falls in western New York for first storm of year

BUFFALO, New York: Just ahead of the busy Thanksgiving holiday week, western New York state was hit by a snowstorm, ...

After 73 years, Biden tells Palestinians to wait until conditions are right

NEW YORK CITY: Granting Palestine full state membership status at the UN would be a "practical" step that could preserve ...

Naomi Biden, granddaughter of president, married at White House

WASHINGTON D.C.: Naomi Biden, the 28-year-old granddaughter of U.S. President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden, was married on ...

Scores dead after 5.6 magnitude quake rocks Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia - The casualty toll in Monday's magnitude 5.6 earthquake in Indonesia keeps rising.At the latest count on Tuesday, ...

US to remove dams on west coast river to protect endangered salmon

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the largest dam removal undertaking in U.S. history, a U.S. agency last week approved the decommissioning of ...

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