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Daily Archives: June 24, 2019

China’s Qu Dongyu is new chief of UN food agency

ROME, Jun 23 (AFP): Qu Dongyu on Sunday became the first Chinese national to be elected to head the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization,...

Huawei asks India to take ‘informed and independent decision’ on 5G trials

Beijing, Jun 23 (PTI): Huawei has urged India to make an "informed and independent decision" on permitting its 5G trials in the country as...

President Xi to attend G20 summit, set to meet Trump to end trade war

Beijing, Jun 23 (PTI) Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the G-20 summit in Japan this week during which he would meet his US...

ASEAN leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift

BANGKOK , Jun 23 (AP) — Southeast Asian leaders on Sunday pressed their call for self-restraint in the disputed South China Sea and renewed...

Building under construction topples in Cambodia, killing 17

SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia , Jun 23 (AP) — Cambodian rescuers combing through the rubble of a collapsed seven-story building recovered the bodies of 17 construction...

Climate activists end blockade of German coal mine

Berlin, Jun 23 (AP): Hundreds of climate activists ended a protest inside one of Germany's biggest open-pit mines Sunday after police repeatedly ordered them...

Bolton warns Iran not to mistake US ‘prudence’ for weakness

JERUSALEM , Jun 23 (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said Sunday that Iran should not “mistake U.S. prudence and discretion for...


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