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European Markets Posting Solid Gains Despite Mixed Results in Asia

FRANKFURT, Germany - European markets are in positive territory Wednesday, with investors apparently shaking off worries about China's tightening control ...

Chinese city of Nyingchi to see wave of new development

LHASA, May 27 (Xinhua) - Construction has begun on 40 key projects in the city of Nyingchi, southwest of China's ...

Macron to massively assist French automakers

PARIS, May 26 (Xinhua) - French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday vowed to massively back the auto sector to help ...

HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e emerges as the bestseller on Flipkart

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): Huawei Consumer Business group, India today announced that its latest smartwatch HUAWEI WATCH GT ...

California avocado producers to benefit from U.S.-China trade deal

LOS ANGELES, California - California avocados gained access to the Chinese market as a result of the China-U.S. phase-one economic ...

Giant car rental operator bankrupt despite $1 billion in reserves

ESTERO, Florida - Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.and certain U.S. and Canadian subsidiaries have filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under Chapter ...

Africa

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Floods kill at least 285 in Kenya

A boat operator passes through flooded green houses in Naivasha, Kenya, May 6, 2020. (Xinhua/Robert Manyara) At least 285 people ...

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases nearly 120,000: Africa CDC

A man wearing a face mask buys fruits from a street vendor in Dakar, Senegal, May 12, 2020. (Xinhua/Eddy Peters)The ...

Black and queer women invite the Black Atlantic into the 21st century

In 1993 British academic Paul Gilroy published The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double Consciousness. It has become a very important ...

Music review: Simphiwe Dana's Bamako is a triumph

Bamako, the fifth album from Simphiwe Dana, marks 16 years of her recording career. To the dismay of her fans, ...

Do Kenya's camel handlers face a threat from MERS? What we found

In Kenya, camels are a very popular animal to keep as livestock. There's value in their meat and milkproducts and ...

Top recruit Cisse now eligible in 2020

Moussa Cisse is close to securing a high school diploma and reclassifying to the college basketball recruiting class of 2020. ...

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