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China to grant 5G commercial-use licenses

China will soon grant 5G licenses for commercial use, the country's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said Monday. China's 5G...
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Helicopter crashes into Hudson River in New York, pilot rescued

A helicopter fell short of the landing pad and crashed into the Hudson River in New York City on Wednesday afternoon, injuring one person...
Followers of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr are seen in central Baghdad, Iraq on April 30, 2016. Thousands of followers of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday stormed the heavily fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad and took control of the parliament building and surrounding areas, while dozens of lawmakers, officials and employees tried to escape the government district. [Xinhua]

2 killed, 6 wounded in suicide bombing in eastern Baghdad

At least two people were killed and six other were injured on Thursday in a suicide bomb attack at a marketplace in Sadr City...
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About 56 people confirmed dead in a road accident in Ghana

Police have so far counted at least 56 bodies of the dead in a fatal road crash in midland Ghana on Friday morning, a...
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Senegalese Re-elects Macky Sall As Their President

Macky Sall has been reelected as Senegal's president, Prime Minister Mahammed Boun Abdallah Dionne announced early Monday, citing preliminary results. According to the Senegalese prime...
The first ever cotton sprout on the moon released by Chongqing University who led the design of this biological payload on the Chang'e-4 lunar mission. [Photo: CGTN/ Chongqing University]

China’s Mini Biosphere Experiment on the Moon Yield Perfect Results

One of the cotton seeds carried to the moon by China's Chang'e-4 probe is the first ever to sprout on the moon, according to...
Sudanese protesters chant slogans during an anti-government demonstration in the capital Khartoum on January 6, 2019

24 Confirmed Dead in South Sudan Protests

The death toll in Sudan's protests has risen to 24, said Amer Mohamed Ibrahim, head of a Sudanese government fact-finding committee in charge of...
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Germany Plane Crash Claims Two Lives

A small plane crashed in Germany's northern state of Brandenburg on Saturday, killing two people, German media Focus reported. The crash site was near the...
A journalist talks to a policeman at the street beside the U.S. Census Bureau headquarters after shooting happened at the bureau in Suitland, Maryland, the United States, April 9, 2015. A guard at the U.S. Census Bureau headquarters was shot and critically wounded Thursday, local media reported. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

U.S. Mall Shooting Leaves One Injured

At least one person was shot and wounded at a shopping mall in the U.S. state of New Jersey on Friday night, media here...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

U.S. Government Shutdown breaks Record as it Enters its 22nd Day

As the clock struck midnight, the U.S. partial government shutdown over disputed congressional funds for President Donald Trump's border wall entered its 22nd day...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

S. Afghanistan Militants Attack Claims The Lives 15 Police Officers

Up to 15 personnel of Afghan Border Police force were killed and seven others injured in an overnight attack of anti-government militants against a...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Twelve Commuters in Western Afghanistan Seized

Unknown armed men intercepted a civilian vehicle outside Afghanistan's Farah city, the capital of Farah province, and took 12 commuters to an unknown location...
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U.S. Provided 312,000 More Jobs in December

The U.S. economy added a higher-than-expected 312,000 jobs in December, while the unemployment rate edged up to 3.9 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics...

Train Derails in Casablanca

A train derailed Friday morning near Morocco's northern city of Casablanca, local media reported. According to Hespress news site, the derailment took place near a...

Bus Blast Kills Two Vietnamese Tourists in Egypt

Two Vietnamese tourists were killed Friday when a home-made bomb hit a bus carrying foreign tourists in Marioutiya area near the Giza Pyramids, Egyptian...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Afghan capital: Gun Battle Rages On

Another blast hit the Afghan capital of Kabul as a gun battle erupted outside the Ministry for Public Work, an official said on Monday....
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Trump’s policy: UN Boss rejects separating children from migrant parents

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres believes that children must not be traumatized by being separated from their parents, his spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, said on Monday. His...
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India: 7 People lost their lives when a bus dived into gorge

At least seven people were killed and 12 others injured after a bus rolled down into a gorge in northern Indian state of Himachal...
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Germany, France to Draw Up Plans for Eurozone Reforms

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the visiting French President Emmanuel Macron agreed on Thursday to take key decisions to reform the Eurozone by June. "We...
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Miguel Diaz-Canel takes over as president of Cuba

Miguel Diaz-Canel was elected on Thursday as Cuba's new president, as the successor of Raul Castro, who concluded two consecutive five-year terms in office....
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A U.S. Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Problem

A U.S. passenger plane made an emergency landing Wednesday in Atlanta city after its engine began issuing smoke. Delta Air Lines, the operator of the...
Soldiers of pro-government militia are pictured in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 11, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

UN Boss Fears Syrian Crisis Could Get Out of Hands

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday warned of the danger of a full-blown military escalation in Syria. "Increasing tensions and the inability to reach a...
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Russian ambassador warns U.S. over attack on Syria

Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov on Friday warned that the U.S. strikes on Syria "will not be left without consequences." ...
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U.S. accused of breaking all international protocols

The United States is violating all international norms, and Russia views the latest military strikes against Syria as an act of aggression, Alexander Sherin,...
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British armed forces stage attack on Syria – May

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Saturday she has authorized the British armed forces to conduct "coordinated and targeted strikes" in response to the...
The World Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo (L) addresses a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, April 13, 2018. The World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Thursday that the global trade is expected to remain strong, with the merchandise trade volume growing 4.4 percent in 2018 and 4.0 percent in 2019. (Xinhua/Xu Jinquan) (srb)

WTO says world trade growth expected to remain strong in 2018 at 4.4%

The World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Thursday that the global trade is expected to remain strong, with the merchandise trade volume growing 4.4...

Two perish in western Iran protests

Two people were killed overnight in western Iran in anti-government protests, Iran's Labor News Agency (ILNA) reported on Sunday. The announcement was made by Hbibollah...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Trump orders “extreme vetting” in wake of NYC terrorist attack

U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has ordered to step up an "extreme vetting program", after a terrorist attack in New York...
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UN General Assembly elects 15 members into Human Rights Council

Fifteen countries have been elected into the United Nations Human Rights Council by the UN General Assembly. In a vote on Monday, Afghanistan, Angola, Australia,...

China auto sales rise 5.7 percent in September

China's auto sales increased 5.7 percent year-on-year in September, data from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) showed Thursday. Some 2.71 million vehicles were...