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State-sponsored hackers in China targeting email services: Microsoft

Microsoft has said a state-sponsored hacking group operating out of China is exploiting previously unknown security flaws in its Exchange email services to steal...

Biden first cabinet defeat signals Senate hazards ahead

US President Joe Biden suffered his first cabinet defeat Tuesday as he pulled an ill-fated nomination, the clearest signal yet that immensely powerful moderates...

The end of offices? New York’s business districts face uncertain future

Boarded-up stores, shuttered restaurants and empty office towers: Covid-19 has turned New York's famous business districts into ghost towns, with companies scrambling to come...
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China calls for ‘better angels’ to prevail in reset with Biden’s US

by Jing Xuan TENG China on Thursday congratulated US President Joe Biden on his inauguration and called for a reset in relations between Beijing and...

Goh Chok Tong congratulates Joe Biden on Presidency, wishes him strength to bridge US-China...

Goh Chok Tong congratulated United States President Joe Biden on his inauguration, wishing him success as he assumes office. In a Facebook post on Thursday...

Kamala Harris makes history as first woman of colour and female VP in the...

Kamala Harris made history on Wednesday as she was sworn in as the first woman, first black and first Asian American Vice President in...
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YouTube extends ban on Trump channel ahead of inauguration

Google-owned YouTube on Tuesday confirmed it extended a ban on new video being added to US President Donald Trump's channel due to the potential...
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Biden to be sworn in as 46th US president, ending Trump era

By Sebastian Smith and Michael Mathes Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th US president Wednesday, drawing a curtain on the most tumultuous...
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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...
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Pfizer vaccine raises ‘no specific safety concerns’: US regulator

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a briefing document Tuesday saying the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine is safe and effective, raising expectations the...
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