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Beijing: French co-owner of Taishan Nuclear Power Plant, which is located in China’s southern Guangdong province, on Thursday said it might be left with no other option but to shut down amid troubles faced by it. more
China's treatment towards Uyghur: Netherland's Arnhem city breaks ties with Wuhan

Arnhem in Netherlands has severed sister-city ties with China's Wuhan over Beijing's treatment of Uyghur people.

US govt 'deeply disappointed' with China over COVID-19 investigation

Washington: The US government has slammed China for rejecting a fresh World Health Organisation (WHO) probe into the origins of COVID-19.

Tigray: As famine looms, first WFP humanitarian flight arrives

New York: Lifesaving assistance arrived for the beleaguered Tigray region of Ethiopia on Thursday as the first UN World Food Programme (WFP) plane carrying humanitarian workers touched do ...

Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani slams Taliban, says the group has no will for 'peace'

Kabul: Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani has slammed the Taliban group and said their deeds showed that it has "no will" for peace.

Nord Stream 2: US, Germany strike deal over controversial Russian gas pipeline

The United States has said that it has reached an agreement with Germany to stop Russia from using its Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea, according to media reports.

Sri Lankian Cabinet clears proposal to bring Muslims under common laws for marriage and divorce

The Sri Lankan Cabinet this week approved an amendment to the Civil Procedure Code, allowing Muslim marriages and divorces under the common law governing marriage and divorce of citizens ...

France announces coast guard network with South Pacific countries against predatory fishing as China expands reach

Paris: French president Emmanuel Macron on Monday said that France and the South Pacific nations would form a South Pacific Coast Guard network to act against predatory fishing as China e ...

US hits out at China for ‘malicious’ cyber activity

Washington: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday said the United States and countries around the world are holding the People’s Republic of China (PRC) accountable for its ...

UK’s Dominic Raab accuses China-backed actors of carrying out hacking attack

Moscow/UNI/SPUTNIK: UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Monday said that Chinese state-backed groups have carried out hacking attacks on the Microsoft exchange server.