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Outsiders, Entity, BOOM stay alive at PGL Arlington

Outsiders, Entity and BOOM Esports kept their playoff dreams alive Wednesday by notching lower-bracket wins at the PGL Arlington Major ...


ECI to host virtual Asian Regional Forum meet on "Making our Elections Inclusive, Accessible and Participative"

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): The Election Commission of India will be hosting a virtual meet of the 'Asian ...


Myanmar ambassador to China dies, fourth envoy to die this past year

Beijing [China], August 8 (ANI): Myanmar's envoy to China, U Myo Thant Pe died on Sunday. Notably, Thant Pe is ...


Over USD 2.7 billion infrastructure projects in India, Asia listed on new Singapore Online Portal

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, August 8 (ANI): Last week, an infrastructure project online portal that connects government, developers, and financiers ...


US promises to defend another neighbor of China

On a visit to the Philippines, America's top diplomat spoke about protecting democracy and ?precious maritime resources?US Secretary of State ...


US promises to defend China's neighbor

On his visit to the Philippines, top US diplomat also spoke about ?protecting? democracy and ?precious maritime resources?US Secretary of ...


UAE President, VP condole President of Philippines on death of former president

ABU DHABI, 31st July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable ...


President, VP condole President of Philippines over quake victims

ABU DHABI, 27th July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable ...


TESDA to give free training in remote Ilocos Sur villages

LAOAG CITY - The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) announced Thursday that free skills training will be rolled ...


Newly identified Langya virus being tracked after China infection

ISTANBUL - Researchers are monitoring a newly identified virus in China that appears to be transmitted from animals to humans.While ...


Trade fair helps Antique MSMEs market local products

SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique - Antiquenos are encouraged to patronize local products as the province joined the national observance ...


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US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...

Japanese company in Myanmar plans expansion despite workers' criticism

YANGON, Myanmar - Honeys Holdings, a Japanese clothing retailer that manufactures much of its product line in Myanmar, has decided ...

China tourism city of Sanya struck by Covid, 80,000 tourists stranded

SANYA, China: Following a Covid lockdown, some 80,000 tourists cannot leave the southern Chinese beach resort of Sanya. The restrictions ...

Australian singing sensation Olivia Newton-John has died

SANTA BARBARA, California - Australian singing sensation and actress Olivia Newtown-John has died at the age of 73."Dame Olivia Newton-John ...

Critical of media, Solomon Islands weighs taking over broadcaster

SOLOMON ISLANDS: In a move that opponents said is aimed at controlling and censoring the media, the government of the ...

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U.S. stocks fail to find direction, Nasdaq slips 75 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed mixed the world over Thursday as investors struggled to get a clear picture ...

Flight cancellations, delays continue to plague US airlines

NEW YORK CITY, New York: In another frustrating day for U.S. travelers, on the morning of August 9, 153 flights ...

Tesla agrees to pay $5 billion for Indonesian minerals

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A senior cabinet minister in Indonesia has told CNBC Indonesia that U.S. carmaker Tesla has signed contracts worth ...

Stock markets rally across Asia, the exception Japan's Nikkei 225

SYDNEY, NSW, 2000 - Stocks in Asia, with the exception of Japan, rallied on Thursday following the release of July ...

Calif. drinking water, irrigation harmed as saltwater enters rivers

LOS ANGELES, California: Since early May, Charlie Hamilton has not irrigated his vineyards with water from the Sacramento River, despite ...

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US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...


South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...


Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...


Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...


Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...


Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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