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Experts say TikTok ban could isolate U.S.

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Washington's ban on TikTok and a related series of lawsuits are pushing the United States down the road of isolation, experts have said. ...
Wpid Kasa

10-man Juve shares spoils with Roma in Serie A

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Andrea Pirlo's Juventus trailed twice at Olimpico Stadium, but leveled each time to draw 2-2 with Roma on Sunday, with Jordan Veretout and...
Pedestrians wearing face masks walk on a street in Rome, Italy, March 10, 2020. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced late Monday that the whole of Italy will be placed under lockdown from Tuesday until April 3. (Xinhua/Cheng Tingting)

More UK cities face lockdown as coronavirus cases continue to rise

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The British government announced Friday that more cities will go into local lockdown as part of its efforts to curb the sharp rise...
On Feb.24, 2020, pharmacy workers of a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) hospital in Duchang county, Jiujiang, east China’s Jiangxi province make sachets for aromatherapy. To combat the novel coronavirus pneumonia, Duchang county gives play to its advantages in TCM, recommending TCM prescriptions, promoting TCM treatment and distributing free sachets to local residents. (Photo by Fu Jianbin, People’s Daily Online)

Traditional Chinese Medicine center opens in Zimbabwe

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By Tafara Mugwara, Zhang Yuliang The Zimbabwe-China Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Acupuncture Center, the first of its kind...
regional climate action

Global leaders present bold climate action at roundtable

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Global leaders presented on Thursday bold climate ambition and urgent demands at the Climate Ambition Roundtable convened by United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres,...
AFP / Karam Al-Masri More than 300 civilians have been killed in two weeks of fighting in the divided city of Aleppo

6 civilians killed, 12 injured as fighting intensifies in Afghanistan

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At least six civilians were confirmed dead and 12 others injured in Afghanistan on Thursday as fighting escalated in the militancy-battered country, officials...
United Nations General Assembly

World leaders defend multilateralism at UN General Assembly

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World leaders continued to defend multilateralism in their pre-recorded speeches on the second day of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly high-level week. ...
United Nations

World leaders voice strong support for UN

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World leaders on Wednesday voiced strong support for the United Nations (UN) in their speeches delivered virtually at the general debate of the...
Serge Gnabry (L) of Bayern Munich celebrates after scoring his team's third goal as Marc-Andre ter Stegen of Barcelona fails to catch the ball during the 2019-2020 UEFA Champions League quarterfinal match between Bayern Munich and Barcelona in Lisbon, Portugal, Aug. 14, 2020. (UEFA/Handout via Xinhua)

Esteghlal cruises into 2020 AFC Champions League Round of 16

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Esteghlal FC have cruised into the 2020 AFC Champions League Round of 16 with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Group A leader Al...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerian president calls for curbing road accidents after deadly fuel tanker explosion killing at...

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called for increased highway patrols to curb similar road traffic accidents after a fatal fuel tanker explosion occurred...
United Nations

World leaders voice strong support for UN

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World leaders on Wednesday voiced strong support for the United Nations (UN) in their speeches delivered virtually at the general debate of the 75th...
agricultural productivity

Egypt issues electronic smart cards to farmers to digitize agricultural sector

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The Egyptian government is carrying out a key program of issuing electronic smart cards to farmers nationwide with the aim of eliminating administrative corruption,...

World leaders call for multilateralism, international cooperation to tackle global challenges

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World leaders have urged efforts to champion multilateralism and strengthen international cooperation to tackle global challenges, as this year marks the 75th anniversary...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

Egypt’s conference calls for internationalcooperation in post-pandemic era

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Participants at an Egyptian conference have stressed the importance of international cooperation in the post-COVID-19 era. The conference, dubbed "Toward a Shared...
Chinese President Xi Jinping and other high-level officials attended the the G20 Extraordinary Virtual Leaders' Summit on March 26. Photo: Pang Xinglei/Xinhua

Global leaders call for efforts to uphold multilateralism, support UN

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Global leaders have called for efforts to address global challenges by upholding multilateralism and supporting the United Nations (UN), as a high-level meeting to...
Covid-19

COVID-19 death toll surpasses 33,400 in Africa

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The COVID-19 related death toll in Africa reached 33,403, the Africa CDC said on Friday. The continental disease control and prevention...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

UN urges solidarity, cooperation as global COVID-19 cases top 30 million

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As global COVID-19 cases surpassed 30 million on Thursday, United Nations (UN) officials again urged the international community to strengthen solidarity and cooperation. ...
jobless

U.S. jobless claims continue to fall amid reeling labor market

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The number of initial jobless claims in the United States declined to 860,000 last week, indicating a continued recovery in the labor market ravaged...
unemployment

Australia posts surprise fall in unemployment despite strict coronavirus lockdown

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Australia's unemployment rate has posted a surprise fall despite strict lockdown measures in the nation's second biggest state. According to data...
Employees work on a production line in Tsingtao Brewery (Zhangjiakou) Co., Ltd. in Xuanhua economic development zone, north China’s Hebei province, April 18, 2020. Photo by Chen Xiaodong, People’s Daily Online

Italian economists say China’s integration key to global economic recovery

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China's opening up to the world and its role as an important member of the global economic community is key to the world's economic...
Serge Gnabry (L) of Bayern Munich celebrates after scoring his team's third goal as Marc-Andre ter Stegen of Barcelona fails to catch the ball during the 2019-2020 UEFA Champions League quarterfinal match between Bayern Munich and Barcelona in Lisbon, Portugal, Aug. 14, 2020. (UEFA/Handout via Xinhua)

Al-Ahli into round of 16 as AFC Champions League restarts

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Al-Ahli Saudi FC of Saudi Arabia became the first team to reach the 2020 AFC Champions League round of 16, with a late Marko...
tennis

Nishikori reaches second round at Italian Open

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Kei Nishikori of Japan secured his first win of the season as he labored to beat Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-4, 7-6 (3) to reach...
Militants Killed In Gunfights In Indian Controlled Kashmir

US$100,000 reward offered in manhunt for suspect in ambush shooting of 2 LA deputies

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A 100,000-U.S.-dollar reward was offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect who shot two Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies...
Photo taken on July 11, 2015 shows greenhouses broken by heavy wind in Sanmen County of east China's Zhejiang Province. The approaching Typhoon Chan-Hom has brought gales and rainstorms to Zhejiang Province, east China, forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled and highways to be closed, local authorities said Saturday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (zwx)

Tropical Storm Sally poised to land as hurricane, evacuation ordered in U.S. state of...

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Tropical Storm Sally is expected to hit the U.S. state of Louisiana early Tuesday as a Category 2 hurricane while mandatory evacuation was ordered...

Ethiopians colorfully mark unique New Year, Enkutatash

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Ethiopians on Friday marked the first day of the Ethiopian New Year, as the East African country welcomed the year 2013. The...
Agro ecological farming

Zimbabwe rolls out new farming concept to boost grain production

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By Gretinah Machingura The Zimbabwean government has started inputs distribution to smallholder farmers countrywide, so that they can participate...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

UNECA chief says COVID-19 amplifies need to redesign public-private sector ties

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Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Vera Songwe, on Wednesday stressed the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic amplifies the need to...
Cars ride on a road submerged by water in Sanmen County of east China's Zhejiang Province, July 11, 2015. The approaching Typhoon Chan-Hom has brought gales and rainstorms to Zhejiang Province, east China, forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled and highways to be closed, local authorities said Saturday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (zwx)

Export, local crops hit as unusual weather persists in Kenya

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Frostbite, heavy rains, and dry spell are some of the hostile weather conditions that farmers in Kenya have experienced in recent months. ...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

Confirmed COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Asia-Pacific as India reports highest daily jump

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Asia-Pacific countries recorded more COVID-19 cases on Friday as India announced its biggest one-day spike of 83,341 infections, while Malaysia detected a new infection...
Malaria

Uganda renews fight to eliminate deadly malaria by 2030

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Uganda says it is fast-tracking efforts to eliminate malaria, which continues to take lives and bleed the country's economy more than any other...