From Beijing and New York, I’m watching US-China trade negotiations with a sense of optimism. Cautious optimism, sure, but optimism nonetheless. Why do I buck the conventional wisdom of pundits who enumerate all the quite legitimate reasons for...
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Ex-tropical cyclone Owen, dubbed a “zombie” cyclone, may reform off the Queensland coast after unloading wild winds and up to 200mm of torrential rain across the state’s far north.Two isolated aboriginal townships “dodged a bullet” as the Category...
PARIS (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters took to the streets of French cities on Saturday in the fifth weekend of nationwide demonstrations against Emmanuel Macron’s government, despite calls to hold off after a gun attack in Strasbourg earlier...
Delaney Marsco, ethics counsel at the Campaign Legal Center, a nonpartisan watchdog group, said Mr. Zinke’s actions had sometimes been overshadowed by Mr. Pruitt’s more obvious fumbles. That let the secretary operate in an “ethical Wild West,” she...
A 49-year-old man from China was rushed to hospital after a terrifying accident in Hunan province, according to a report by People's Daily Online.A Chinese factory worker was repeatedly pierced by 10 foot-long (30 cm), half-inch (1.5 cm) metal...
NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday took a dig at finance minister Arun Jaitley for saying that the NDA government got the Rafale aircraft deal at a cheaper price, questioning if it was so, why...
A large fire has broken out at Chester zoo, prompting the evacuation of visitors as firefighters attend to the blaze. The zoo, which has closed for the day, said animals were also being moved away from the fire, which...
Eleven people have died of suspected food poisoning following a ceremony at a new Hindu temple in southern India. Police arrested three people...
SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Seven civilians died and dozens were injured when Indian security forces opened fire at people protesting the killing of three militants in a gun battle in restive Kashmir on Saturday, police said. People gather...

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