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India breaks off the moon mission one hour before the start

NEW DELHI – Shortly before launching on Monday, India ended its much anticipated second lunar mission, citing a technical hook to counter the country's growing ambitions in space. The countdown clock for the Chandrayaan 2 mission, which was to be fired at 2:51 am local time from the east coast of the country, was halted, leaving 56 minutes and 24 …

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South Korea Names Japanese Reports of North Korea Sanctions Violations "Heavy Challenge"

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that Japan's allegations that South Korea exported banned goods to North Korea are "a major challenge" in the face of mounting controversy over Japanese export restrictions. FILE PHOTO: South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a meeting with leaders of the 30 largest South Korean conglomerates in the President's Blue …

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South Africa's Jacob Zuma says allegations of corruption are "a conspiracy"

Copyright EPA Caption [19659005] Jacob Zuma in his nine years as president accused of corruption South Africa's ex-president, Jacob Zuma, told a judge that corruption allegations against him are a "conspiracy" to remove him from the political scene. He first appeared in the investigation, which investigates allegations of monitoring a corruption network during his tenure. His followers cheered as he …

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According to reports, the FBI and the CIA are investigating Google

Peter Thiel, American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and hedge fund manager. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Billionaire Peter Thiel said on Sunday that the FBI and the CIA should investigate whether Google infiltrated Google with Chinese intelligence services, according to a report by Axios. Thiel, a Facebook board member, spoke at the National Conservatism The conference in Washington, DC and his speech …

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Hong Kong protesters clash with police at the mall

HONG KONG – Tens of thousands of demonstrators hit the streets at a peaceful rally Sunday in which a collision broke out in a mall when police tried to evict a small group of younger demonstrators. The protest march was the last attempt by protesters to spread their movement in the semi-autonomous Chinese region, and the first major test of …

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Pro-China mayor is selected to run for president of Taiwan

Mr. Han has argued that Taiwan and China are in the same country, and argued that closer ties with China would boost Taiwan's economy. However, its tone has changed in the wake of the recent wave of big protests in Hong Kong, with residents demonstrating against a bill that allowed for deliveries to mainland China and police abuse during the …

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Missing 9-year-old girl, whose disappearance seized China, found dead

In a statement released on Sunday, Zhejiang Provincial Police confirmed that the missing girl Zhang Zixin had drowned in waters off Xiangshan County. They said that her body showed no signs of violence, but excluded her death as an accident. Millions of people across China had been seized by the case and had followed developments closely as search parties had …

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Nuclear agreement with Iran: Jeremy Hunt aims to reduce tension

Copyright EPA Secretary of State Jeremy Hunt issues a new proposal to halt the dissolution of the Iranian nuclear agreement and alleviate tensions in the Gulf. Mr Hunt will meet with EU foreign ministers The agreement, in which Iran curtailed nuclear activity in return for easing economic sanctions, had problems after the US withdrew in 2018 after the United Kingdom …

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