Tag: FRANCE

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US ends China-funded exchange programs, calls them ‘propaganda tools’

The US State Department said Friday it was terminating five Chinese-funded exchange programs with the United States, calling them propaganda tools for Beijing. Secretary...
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WHO warns virus crisis not over as vaccine rollout approaches

by AFP bureaus The World Health Organization has warned that vaccines will be no magic bullet for the coronavirus crisis as nations gear up...
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TikTok keeps ticking in US as deadline for asset sale passes

by Glenn CHAPMAN TikTok continued serving up short videos in the US despite missing a Trump administration deadline to come up with an acceptable...

K Shanmugam: In Singapore, the right to speak freely goes with the duty to...

Singapore—Speaking at the 16th Religious Rehabilitation Group Seminar at Khadijah Mosque on Monday (Nov 24), K Shanmugam, the Minister for Law and Home Affairs,...

Are Filipina maids the new “Les Miserables” in France?

A new article in British news and media website The Guardian focused on the hardships of domestic helpers from the Philippines in France, calling...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for July 21, 2020

As of 7 am, July 21, 2020: World count: 14,608,517 cases, 8,201,516 recoveries, 608,420 deaths There are now 14,608,517 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States...

Daily brief: Coronavirus update for May 30, 2020

As of 9 am, May 30, 2020: World count: 5,885,490 cases, 2,468,011 recoveries, 363,061 deaths There are now 5,885,490 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 16, 2020

As of 8 am, May 16, 2020: Worldwide: 4,523,916 cases, 303,825 deaths, 1,609,475 recoveries There are now 4,523,916 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 303,825...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 8, 2020

As of 8 am, May 8, 2020: World count: 3,784,085 cases, 264,679 deaths, 1,255,685 recoveries There are now 3,784,085 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 264,679...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 6, 2020

As of 8 am, May 6, 2020: World count: 3,618,325 cases, 253,381 deaths, 1,184,145 recoveries There are now 3,618,325 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been...
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