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Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes North of Halmahera, Indonesia — GFZ

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes North of Halmahera, Indonesia — GFZ

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 has struck north of Halmahera in Indonesia, the GFZ German Research Center for…
Some 40 People Injured in Stabbing Attack at School in South China – Local Authorities

Some 40 People Injured in Stabbing Attack at School in South China – Local Authorities

BEIJING (Sputnik) – A 50-year-old guard staged on Thursday a stabbing attack on employees and students of a school in…
K-Pop Band AB6IX Postpones Comeback After Leader Youngmin Caught Drunk Driving

K-Pop Band AB6IX Postpones Comeback After Leader Youngmin Caught Drunk Driving

The teen idol’s driver’s license was revoked and fans are expressing disapproval of his behaviour; Youngmin’s name is trending worldwide.…
Video: Aussie Police Chief Says Cop Who Body-Slammed Aboriginal Teenager ‘Had a Bad Day’

Video: Aussie Police Chief Says Cop Who Body-Slammed Aboriginal Teenager ‘Had a Bad Day’

Mick Fuller, the commissioner of Australia’s New South Wales Police Force, on Tuesday remarked that the officer who forcefully slammed…
Despite Public Praises, WHO Was Frustrated by China’s Delay in Releasing COVID-19 Info — Report

Despite Public Praises, WHO Was Frustrated by China’s Delay in Releasing COVID-19 Info — Report

An exclusive report by the Associated Press (AP) says that even though the World Health Organization (WHO) publicly praised Beijing…
Chinese Troops Carry Out Infiltration Drills in Tibet Amid India Border Dispute

Chinese Troops Carry Out Infiltration Drills in Tibet Amid India Border Dispute

Chinese forces in Tibet are practicing their night infiltration abilities amid the ongoing border dispute with India along eastern Jammu…
Philippines Suspends Termination of Key Military Deal With US Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Philippines Suspends Termination of Key Military Deal With US Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

In February, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the government to terminate an agreement with the US which permits the training…
Pakistan Seeks to Ramp Up Trade and Defence Ties With Russia, Ambassador Says

Pakistan Seeks to Ramp Up Trade and Defence Ties With Russia, Ambassador Says

MOSCOW (Sputnik), Valentina Shvartsman — Trade between Russia and Pakistan has likely taken a dive due to the coronavirus outbreak,…
Chinese Netizens Hail Hong Kong Police’s Restraint Compared to US Police

Chinese Netizens Hail Hong Kong Police’s Restraint Compared to US Police

A video pointing out the differences between the Hong Kong and US police on how they handled the riots went…
Tokyo Regrets Seoul’s Plan to Reopen WTO Complaint Over Japan Export Restrictions, Reports Say

Tokyo Regrets Seoul’s Plan to Reopen WTO Complaint Over Japan Export Restrictions, Reports Say

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi held a phone conversation on Wednesday with his South Korean counterpart, Kang…
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