Tag: INTERNATIONAL

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Securing India’s international image

India -- India is described as a flawed democracy in the Economist Intelligence Unit's Democracy Index. It has slipped from 27 in the rankings...
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US health worker has serious allergic reaction to Pfizer vaccine

A health worker in Alaska suffered a serious allergic reaction after getting Pfizer-BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine and is now hospitalized but stable, a report said...
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Elon Musk invited to build SpaceX rocket launch site in Indonesia

Jakarta -- Indonesia has invited Tesla boss Elon Musk to build a launch site for his SpaceX  rockets in the country, pointing out the...
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External source’ responsible for Singapore-flagged oil tanker blast off Saudi: vessel owner

by Anuj Chopra An explosion rocked a Singapore-flagged oil tanker off the Saudi port city of Jeddah Monday, the vessel’s owner said, in the latest...
us-electoral-college-set-to-confirm-biden-win-as-trump-fights-on

US Electoral College set to confirm Biden win as Trump fights on

by Francesco FONTEMAGGI Long a mere formality, a vote on Monday by members of the Electoral College to formally recognize Joe Biden as the next...
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Chinese state-owned companies debt defaults send investors into a tizzy

India, Dec. 14 — Despite claims of an economic recovery, Chinese state-owned companies are defaulting on their debts. A string of missed debt repayments...
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US starts huge vaccine effort as Germany returns to partial lockdown

by AFP bureaus Facing record levels of coronavirus, the United States began shipping vaccine nationwide on Sunday as it launched a massive immunization effort, while...
‘profits-over-people’:-virus-overruns-malaysian-glove-factories

Covid-19 has affected more than 5,000 workers at Malaysia’s Top Glove company

Dhaka (Bangladesh) -- A foreign worker in Malaysia, Sheikh Kibria, recalls with horror the filthy, overcrowded dormitory where he was housed by the world’s...
royal-navy-armed-ships-to-patrol-fishing-waters-if-“no-deal”-brexit

Royal Navy to patrol fishing waters around Britain if there is a “no-deal” Brexit

London -- Trade talks between Britain and the European Union (EU) continued into the night on Saturday (Dec 12) ahead of the latest make-or-break deadline,...
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Indonesia arrests firebrand Islamist cleric over virus rule breaches

A firebrand Indonesian Muslim cleric was arrested Sunday for allegedly breaching coronavirus restrictions after he held a series of sermons with tens of thousands...
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