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Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Tensions between U.S. black communities and police go back centuries

Outrage over racial profiling and the killing of African Americans by police officer ...

German carmaker to expand investment in Chinese auto sector

HEFEI, June 2 (Xinhua) -- German carmaker Volkswagen has announced plans to invest 2.1 billion euros (about 2.3 billion U.S. ...

11 Washington DC police injured in third day pf protests

WASHINGTON, DC, May 31 (Xinhua) - Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Sunday night she was imposing a citywide ...

Floyd's death sparks global outrage

A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest over the death of George Floyd in front of Trump Tower in ...

China's outbound investment goes up

Aerial photo taken on May 13, 2020 shows the container terminal of Weihai Port in Weihai City, east China's Shandong ...

US tennis chiefs mull US Open-Cincinnati double-header

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) has proposed moving August's ATP/WTA Cincinnati Masters to New York for a doubleheader with ...

Australia top swim coach quits after Tokyo delay

Australia's head swimming coach Jacco Verhaeren quit on Wednesday, opting to return to his native Netherlands for family reasons after ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (June 3)

Beijing, June 3 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Bangladesh Records First Rohingya COVID-19 Death

A 71-year-old Rohingya man who died on the weekend has posthumously tested positive for COVID-19, becoming the first resident of ...

DND supports suspension of VFA termination

CALOOCAN CITY, June 3 (PIA) -- The Department of National Defense (DND) today said it stands behind government's decision to ...

Generation Amnesia: Why China's Youth Has Forgotten June 4th

WASHINGTON - On a balmy summer night 31 years ago, tanks and soldiers armed with machine guns shot their way ...

Chinese Officials Raise Tensions With US Over George Floyd Protests

WASHINGTON - Chinese officials - further escalating diplomatic tensions with the United States - are criticizing the U.S. government's response ...

Confederate Symbols Torn Down in US South

A Confederate soldiers' monument that stood in Birmingham, Alabama, for more than 100 years is no more.Construction workers Tuesday dismantled ...

Washington's unruly withdrawal from WHO draws ire, opposition across globe

Photo taken on May 29, 2020 shows the live broadcast of U.S. President Donald Trump speaking at a press conference ...

Chelsea players pay tribute to George Floyd

London [UK], June 3 (ANI): Chelsea players on Tuesday kneeled to show support for the 'Black Lives Matter' movement ahead ...

TSM promote Spica to starting lineup for LCS Summer Split

Team SoloMid officially promoted jungler Mingyi "Spica" Lu to their starting lineup ahead of the North American-based League of Legends ...

Silver linings of COVID-19 in Singapore

A resident does morning exercises at the Marina Bay area in Singapore, May 20, 2020. (Photo by Then Chih Wey/Xinhua)As ...

No evidence of coronavirus changing its severity: Experts

Washington DC [USA], June 3 (ANI): Epidemiologists and other researchers have rejected the recent findings of Alberto Zangrillo, the head ...

Broncos' Fangio: 'I don't see racism at all in the NFL'

Vic Fangio sees racism as a problem in society as a whole, but not so much in the NFL. The ...

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4 St Louis police officers receive gunshot wounds during protests

ST LOUIS, Missouri - Police in St. Louis, Missouri say four police officers were shot late Monday as protests that ...

New Zealand largely escapes Covid-19 with only 22 deaths recorded

WELLINGTON, June 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday for 11 consecutive days, with ...

Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Tensions between U.S. black communities and police go back centuries

Outrage over racial profiling and the killing of African Americans by police officer ...

U.S. in lockdown, 50% of states activate National Guard

WASHINGTON, DC - Under siege in the White House, President Donald Trump is aggravating America's latest racial anguish in a ...

11 Washington DC police injured in third day pf protests

WASHINGTON, DC, May 31 (Xinhua) - Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Sunday night she was imposing a citywide ...

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