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  • TLOS ANGELES-NASA’s ARIA (Advanced Rapid Imaging and Analysis) team has produced a map of earthquake damage in Southern California from the two powerful temblors last week, said a latest release of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. The color variation from ...

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  • TCHANGCHUN- Smart technologies are a hit at an ongoing international automobile expo in northeast China.The 16th China (Changchun) International Auto Expo is seeing a variety of auto brands displaying technologies such as autopilot, remote controlling and augmented reality display. The expo is being ...

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  • TBEIJING - An exhibition featuring China’s renowned Longquan celadon pottery opened at the Palace Museum Monday. The exhibition, titled “Longquan of the World: Longquan Celadon and Globalization,” aims to showcase the development of the green-glazed Chinese ceramic art throughout ...

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  • TKUNMING- A 300-million-year-old paleontological fossil zone was discovered in Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China’s Yunnan Province, the local archaeology department announced Thursday.A rare fossil assemblage of Humboldtia, a genus of flowering plants, and the genus of ...

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  • TBEIJING-China’s Tiangong-2 space lab is planned to be controlled to leave orbit and re-enter the atmosphere on July 19 (Beijing time), China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) announced on Saturday.Most of the spacecraft will be burnt up in the atmosphere, and a small amount of debris is ...

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  • T ISLAMABAD : A roadside bomb blast in North Waziristan martyred one soldier and injured three others on Wednesday. According to media reports, some unknown terrorists attacked a military vehicle with an improvised explosive device which was planted on the roadside in Khar Kamar area of North ...

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  • TLOS ANGELES-NASA scientists have developed a new technique for analyzing satellite data that can reveal subtle structural changes, according to a release of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) on Tuesday.These changes, which are so subtle that are not visible to the naked eye, may indicate ...

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  • TBEIJING- China’s upcoming Children’s Book Expo has invited well-known publishing houses and eminent writers, and will feature a wide range of children’s books from home and abroad.The expo, to be held from July 17 to 23 in Beijing, will display and sell more than 35,000 ...

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  • T (JUBA)    -    UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, on Tues­day appealed to South Sudan leaders to speed efforts to end what has become Africa’s largest displacement crisis. The UNHCR said in a state­ment issued to mark eight years since South Sudan gained ...

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  • TUS Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday that his country will continue to pile up economic pressure on Iran and defend US interests as Tehran went one step further to endanger the 2015 nuclear deal. "Let me be clear: Iran should not confuse American restraint with a lack of American resolve," ...

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  • TBEIJING - China has built six National Supercomputing Centers (NSCC) since 2009, serving as a new driver for the country’s innovation, according to the NSCC in north China’s Tianjin Municipality, which celebrated the 10th anniversary of the founding of the center on Saturday. Since the ...

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  • T   SHIBERGHAN : Taliban have set free 40 security personnel from their custody in northern Jawzjan province, an army spokesman in the northern region Abdul Hadi Jamal said Monday. Jamal said a bunch of 40 security personnel, mostly policemen, had been released by the Taliban outfit and reached ...

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  • TSHIJIAZHUANG     -   The coastal city of Qinhuangdao in north China’s Hebei Province unveiled a regulation banning smoking in all indoor venues from Aug. 1, according to local authorities. The regulation prohibits smoking in 11 kinds of outdoor places including tourist ...

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  • TTEHRAN    -   Iran announced Sunday that it is raising its uranium enrichment concentration beyond the limits set by the landmark 2015 international nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Earlier on the day, Ali Rabiee, the spokesman for ...

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  • TATHENS     -   Greek voters started casting their ballots on Sunday in the first parliamentary elections since the country exited the international bailouts last year. The polling stations nationwide are open between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. local time (0400-1600 GMT). About 9.9 million ...

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  • TADEN   -    At least seven pro-government soldiers were killed in a missile attack launched by the Houthi rebels in Yemen’s southern province of Dhalea early on Sunday, a military official told Xinhua. The Houthi rebels carried out an attack against the pro-government military ...

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  • TBEIJING   -   Remembering history, China and Japan should grasp new opportunities in developing bilateral relations in line with the requirements of the new era, experts on international relations have said. Sunday marks the 82nd anniversary of the Lugou Bridge Incident, in which the ...

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  • TMUSCAT    -   Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with visiting Omani Minister of Foreign Affairs Yousef bin Alawi in Damascus, an official statement of the Omani Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Sunday. The two officials discussed to develop bilateral relations to serve the ...

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  • TKABUL    -  Both the Taliban and government forces have intensified operations against each other ahead of intra-Afghan dialogue for finding negotiated settlement to Afghanistan’s prolonged conflict which is expected to open in Qatar’s capital Doha on Sunday. An Afghan ...

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  • TNAIROBI     -   The latest bid by China and the United States to resolve their trade issue signals better times for global trade, from which Africa is set to benefit immensely, analysts have recently told Xinhua. Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump agreed on ...

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  • TPHNOM PENH     -   Thirty-seven Cambodian immigrants deported from the United States arrived in Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh on Thursday, a senior police official said on Friday. “Thirty-seven Cambodian immigrants, including a woman, arrived at the Phnom Penh ...

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  • TISTANBUL    -   Turkey will benefit the four-year period ahead to prepare a basis for attaining its dynamic structure, the finance and treasury minister said Friday. “Turkey has gained significant experiences to fight against foreign currency attacks in the last period,” ...

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  • TCHICAGO - Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has worked in collaboration with China-based Huici Health Management Co. to help with physician training and the design of a new medical center, including a 1,000-bed hospital, in Suzhou in East China’s Jiangsu Province.After the ...

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  • TLOS ANGELES: -Engineers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, have installed the main robotic arm on the Mars 2020 rover, according to a recent JPL release.The main arm includes five electrical motors and five joints; known as the shoulder azimuth joint, shoulder ...

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  • TWELLINGTON-New Zealand’s Rocket Lab founder and CEO Peter Beck said after Saturday’s launch of the seventh Electron mission that the company is really leading the whole industry globally with its small launch vehicle in Electron.“At the moment we are launching nearly once a month. ...

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  • TPeru head coach Ricardo Gareca said Saturday that the Albirroja are capable of advancing to the Copa America final after a 5-4 penalty shootout victory over Uruguay here on Saturday. Edinson Flores scored the decisive penalty after goalkeeper Pedro Gallese saved Luis Suarez's attempt in a dramatic ...

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  • TBEIJING      -   China’s top legislature on Saturday passed a law on vaccine ad­ministration, which stipulates the “strictest” management by requiring a whole-pro­cess supervision system and toughening penalties on pro­ducing and selling fake or ...

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  • TAlexis Sanchez netted the decisive spot-kick as defending champions Chile reached the Copa America semifinals on Friday by defeating Colombia 5-4 on penalties. The Manchester United forward held his nerve after Leon defender William Tesillo sent Colombia's fifth attempt wide in a dramatic finish to ...

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  • TSYDNEY-The fossilized jaw of a diprotodon, a member of Australia’s now extinct megafauna, has been uncovered in a remote location in southern New South Wales State, the Australian Museum said.Two council workers happened upon the 50 centimeter long jawbone piece at a location known for ...

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  • TChile midfielder Arturo Vidal praised the mental fortitude of his teammates after the defending Copa America champions had two goals annulled before beating Colombia 5-4 on penalties on Friday. Eduardo Vargas and Vidal were denied each side of halftime by offside decisions against them that were ...

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