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Beijing announced sanctions on seven American citizens and entities Friday in response to a US advisory on deteriorating freedoms in Hong Kong, just days ahead of a visit from a senior Biden administration official.
The US Justice Department announced Thursday the indictment of two further alleged Chinese agents for their roles in Operation Fox Hunt, which Washington says is an operation targeting Beijing's opponents overseas.
For the first time, scientists have clearly identified a ring of gas and dust circling a planet outside our solar system -- a discovery that could help reveal how planets and moons are formed, a study showed Thursday.
The European Central Bank kept its vast stimulus for the eurozone in place Thursday, signalling ongoing support was needed to reach its newly revised, higher inflation target.
Former two-division ONE World Champion Aung La “The Burmese Python” N Sang is extra motivated. The 36-year-old veteran mixed martial artist from Florida by way of Myanmar is ready to kickstart his second run at the ONE Middleweight World Title. “It’s a make-or-break battle for me. But I know the work that I’ve been putting … Continue reading "Aung La N Sang Begins Quest to Regain Middleweight Title, Starting with Leandro Ataides"
Twice a day Hong Kong's virtually deserted airport fills with the sound of tearful goodbyes as residents fearful for their future under China's increasingly authoritarian rule start a new life overseas, mostly in Britain.
Indian tax authorities on Thursday raided a prominent newspaper and a TV channel that have been critical of the government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, triggering accusations of intimidation.
Owner-occupiers, landlords and tenants, a heads up: These are some of the hottest home insurance promotions in the house right now. Are you an owner-occupier, landlord, or tenant? Regardless which one you are, you will benefit from home insurance. As we’ve discussed in our comprehensive […] The post Home Insurance Promotions And Discounts To Protect Your Home (July 2021) appeared first on SingSaver Blog - We Compare, You Save.
Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC is planning to cut its holdings of bonds as it prepares for a long-term future with “significantly” lower returns amid geopolitical uncertainty and rising yields.
President Xi Jinping is on a rare trip to China's politically sensitive region of Tibet, state media reported Friday, the first such visit by the country's top leader in more than three decades.
Seven Hong Kong government supporters who took part in a violent assault on democracy supporters and commuters were jailed Thursday for what the trial judge described as an "indiscriminate attack".
Banned from the Rio Games for gambling and almost forced to retire last year after a car crash -- Japanese badminton star Kento Momota is finally ready for his Olympic debut.
Hungary, Israel and Algeria on Thursday probed allegations that Israeli-made spyware was used on journalists, rights activists and 14 heads of state, as French leader Emmanuel Macron ordered tighter security and changed his phone over espionage concerns.
It is compulsory to have your car insured in Singapore. Why not make the most of it by looking for the best car insurance plan in town when your policy is up for renewal? While it can be tempting to simply renew your existing car […] The post 7 Best Car Insurance Plans in Singapore (July 2021) appeared first on SingSaver Blog - We Compare, You Save.
The licences of three former nightlife establishments which pivoted to food and beverage (F&B) operations have had their food licences permanently revoked for breaching safe management measures.
Chinese regulators could hit ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing with a more severe punishment than Alibaba's record fine, just weeks after its contentious New York initial public offering, a report said.
Victoria “The Prodigy” Lee had a debut to remember in ONE Championship, scoring a second-round rear-naked choke over Sunisa “Thunderstorm” Srisen at ONE: FIST OF FURY in February. That win catapulted the 17-year-old to international recognition and showed that she could follow in the footsteps of her siblings – ONE Atomweight World Champion “Unstoppable” Angela Lee … Continue reading "Teenage Phenom Victoria Lee Predicts ‘First-Round Finish’ Of Wang Luping"
Villagers were evacuated over makeshift bridges Friday as floods submerged swathes of central China following a historic deluge that claimed at least 56 lives -- while an approaching typhoon threatened to dump more rain on the stricken area.
Most European stock markets extended gains Thursday while the euro edged lower on a jump in US unemployment gains that was offset by strong home sales.
Skip the overblown pageantry of the Opening Ceremony, because it is the athletes who deserve attention amid this Olympics under COVID-19.