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Facial recognition technology at 4 airports to be introduced by March next year: Centre

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): Facial Recognition Technology (FRT) has not yet been introduced at any of the airports ...


China's predatory actions in South East Asia backfire

Beijing [China] December 2, (ANI): China's intimidating attitude, particularly over the South China Sea issue, is backfiring as countries in ...


Riz Ahmed, Lulu Wang collaborate to produce comedy series 'Son of Good Fortune'

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): British actor Riz Ahmed's Left-Handed Films and Lulu Wang's Local Time have partnered up to ...


Safer and More Convenient: Nearly 2 in 10 in APAC embrace digital payments during the pandemic

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI/Bloomingdale): Is cash still king in Asia Pacific (APAC)? Kaspersky's recent study showed it still ...


Duterte-backed candidate makes sudden exit from presidential race

Philippines presidential candidate 'Bong' Go, who enjoyed the backing of outgoing President Rodrigo Duterte, has quit the race in a ...


Asia Album: Philippines speeds up COVID-19 vaccination

© Provided by Xinhua MANILA, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines on Monday started a three-day vaccination campaign to speed ...


CBI files FIR against pvt firm for cheating Bank

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday registered a case against a private ...


Yarn spinning facility to be set-up in N. Luzon

MANILA-Following the success of its yarn production and innovation center in Iloilo, the government is preparing to set up a ...


Yarn spinning facility to be set-up in Northern Luzon

MANILA-Following the success of its yarn production and innovation center in Iloilo, the government is preparing to set up a ...


No deaths related to Omicron variant seen so far: WHO

GENEVA - A World Health Organization (WHO) spokesman said Friday the health body has not seen reports of deaths related ...


Davao City inches closer to fully vaccinating 1.2M target

DAVAO CITY - This city has vaccinated 1,136,577 individuals with the first dose, or about 87 percent of the target ...


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U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...

NATO chief: Countries should prepare for Russian incursion in Ukraine

RIGA, Latvia: Jens Stoltenberg, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, has warned that the American-led military alliance should be ...

Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...

Soldiers burn houses and barns, kill livestock in south of Kalay

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to the local residents, soldiers have torched roughly 20 houses and two barns in communities in ...

Sixty years after astronaut Alan Shepard, daughter to travel to space

KENT, Washington: Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft will launch on 9th December, its third piloted flight, with a crew of ...

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Women's Asia Cup 2022: Maharashtra govt meets Local Organizing Committee to review preparations

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 2 (ANI): With under 50 days to go for the AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022, ...

Facial recognition technology at 4 airports to be introduced by March next year: Centre

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): Facial Recognition Technology (FRT) has not yet been introduced at any of the airports ...

China's predatory actions in South East Asia backfire

Beijing [China] December 2, (ANI): China's intimidating attitude, particularly over the South China Sea issue, is backfiring as countries in ...

Riz Ahmed, Lulu Wang collaborate to produce comedy series 'Son of Good Fortune'

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): British actor Riz Ahmed's Left-Handed Films and Lulu Wang's Local Time have partnered up to ...

Safer and More Convenient: Nearly 2 in 10 in APAC embrace digital payments during the pandemic

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI/Bloomingdale): Is cash still king in Asia Pacific (APAC)? Kaspersky's recent study showed it still ...

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Wall Street finishes week lower on poor jobs report and Omicron fears

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks had a volatile day on Friday before all the major indices finished in ...


Experts say Ireland economy still 'fragile,' retail sales remain flat

DUBLIN, Ireland: Industry officials have said that they do not expect large jumps in retail spending to be seen before ...


Nissan head warns that Omicron Covid variant could harm auto industry

YOKOHAMA, Japan: The Covid Omicron variant of COVID-19 could add pressure to a chronic shortage of microchips used in car ...


Asian stocks make good gains, U.S. dollar drifts higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Friday as investors and traders took emerging news about ...


Seaya, Cathay Innovation to fund Latin American startups

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: The venture capital firms, Spain's Seaya Ventures and France's Cathay Innovation, have established a joint fund aimed ...


U.S. stocks back on the rise Nasdaq climbs 123 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared back to life Thursday shrugging off concerns about the new Covid variant ...


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