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China urges US to stop boosting ties with Taiwan

China urges US to stop boosting ties with Taiwan

Washington and Taipei are set to hold inaugural economic talks in the United States...

Australian parliament to probe Rupert Murdoch’s media dominance

Australian parliament to probe Rupert Murdoch’s media dominance

Petition launched by ex-PM Kevin Rudd decried Murdoch's News Corp as 'cancer on...

Belize votes for new government amid rising coronavirus cases

Belize votes for new government amid rising coronavirus...

The Central American country goes to polls amid concerns over a stagnant economy...

Saudi Arabia: Several wounded in blast at WWI memorial in Jeddah

Saudi Arabia: Several wounded in blast at WWI memorial...

The bomb attack occurred at a World War I commemoration ceremony attended by foreign...

Iran’s Rouhani says Trump administration ‘abjectly struck down’

Iran’s Rouhani says Trump administration ‘abjectly struck...

President says US President Donald Trump befell a fate it wished to exact on Iran's...

India to regulate online news and social media sites

India to regulate online news and social media sites

New order brings online news portals and content providers such as Netflix under...

Syria’s president says US pressure obstructing return of refugees

Syria’s president says US pressure obstructing return of...

Western countries and Syria's neighbours, except for Lebanon, say conditions are...

Russia says Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine is 92 percent effective

Russia says Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine is 92 percent effective

Russia's announcement follows Pfizer and BioNTech, which said their shot was also...

Top South African official due in court over corruption charges

Top South African official due in court over corruption...

Police issue arrest warrant against Ace Magashule, secretary-general of the governing...

On freedom of speech and ‘Islamist separatism’

On freedom of speech and ‘Islamist separatism’

Is Islam really against free speech? And does France really suffer from 'Islamist...

‘Relationship reassessed’: Joe Biden and Saudi Arabia relations

‘Relationship reassessed’: Joe Biden and Saudi Arabia relations

Analysts suggest Biden administration could end the near-unconditional support that...

Savouring the Past

Savouring the Past

We explore the hidden history of four popular dishes, from Andalusian paella to...

Louis-Dreyfus sells stake in family business to Abu Dhabi fund

Louis-Dreyfus sells stake in family business to Abu Dhabi...

Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund to buy 45% stake in agricultural trading business...

Will Biden stay on the course set by Trump in Afghanistan?

Will Biden stay on the course set by Trump in Afghanistan?

How will Biden's election as the US president affect the Afghan peace process, which...

Emery Mwazulu Diyabanza: ‘France is still a colonial country’

Emery Mwazulu Diyabanza: ‘France is still a colonial country’

Activist on mission to return colonial-era art to Africa has recently been fined...

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