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Watch: World’s first English-speaking artificial intelligence anchor makes debut in China

My voice and appearance are modelled on Zhang Zhao, a real anchor with Xinhua, said the AI robot.

Nov 09, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

10 killed in Mexico accident

At least 10 people have been killed when a cargo truck slammed into a bus in Mexico`s Tlaxcala state.

Jun 03, 2018, 08:21 AM IST

China's Communist Party to meet ahead of government reshuffle

China's ruling Communist Party will hold a three-day meeting of its top officials starting on Monday, state news agency Xinhua said on Saturday, which will likely discuss and decide on key personnel decisions ahead of a government reshuffle next month.

Feb 24, 2018, 15:03 PM IST

India should shed 'strategic anxiety', join BRI: Chinese media

India boycotted the BRF after sovereignty concerns over the USD 50-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which traverses through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).  

Jul 02, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

Floods, heavy rains kill 28 in China, 16 people missing; over five lakh people displaced

Nearly 6,500 houses collapsed and 60,000 were damaged. About 468,800 hectares of farmland was flooded and 45,200 hectares of crops were destroyed.

Jun 26, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

China turns up legal pressure on exiled tycoon Guo

Chinese prosecutors have filed new lawsuits against employees of firms connected to fugitive Guo Wengui, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, as Beijing turns up the pressure on the tycoon at the centre of a feud with the ruling Communist Party.

Jun 17, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

China offers support, help to Myanmar after plane crash

Soldiers, family members and crew were on board the weekly flight from several coastal towns to Myanmar`s biggest city of Yangon when it went missing.

Jun 10, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

China: Nine killed in explosion at a house

At least nine people were reportedly killed in an explosion at a house in northern China's Shanxi Province, local authorities said on Sunday.

Apr 02, 2017, 15:56 PM IST

China vows to crack down on organ trafficking and transplant tourism

China has said it is committed to combating organ trafficking and transplant tourism.

Feb 08, 2017, 18:27 PM IST

China to make preferential policies for Taiwanese

China said on Wednesday that Beijing will frame policies to support and attract Taiwanese to work and live on the mainland.

Feb 08, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

25-meters long, largest dinosaur discovered in Brazil!

Scientists are of the belief that this creature lived during the Cretaceous Period (145-66 million years ago), in regions that are currently part of South America, Africa, Antarctica and Oceania.

Oct 06, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

Great Barrier Reef quickly recuperating from coral bleaching epidemic!

Things certainly appeared bad for them as the bleaching slowly travelled further covering more distance as months passed.

Sep 13, 2016, 19:32 PM IST

Germany's top immigration officer anticipates 300,000 refugees in 2016

Germany`s federal immigration office anticipated at least 3,00,000 refugees in 2016, an official told the local media on Sunday.

Aug 29, 2016, 04:49 AM IST

See pic: Two giant pandas and cub celebrate their 10th birthday with 'ice cakes'!

The two pandas arrived in Malaysia on loan in 2014 marking 40 years of diplomatic ties between China and Malaysia.

Aug 23, 2016, 20:44 PM IST

13% of the Earth's land surface changed its biome state over the last three decades: Study

The scientists used their new classification scheme to examine change in biomes over time and found that 13% of the Earth's land surface changed its biome state over the last three decades.

Aug 15, 2016, 15:42 PM IST

Fire diverts North Korea Air Koryo flight

A fire forced a flight from North Korean flag-carrier Air Koryo to land in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang on Friday, China`s official Xinhua news agency reported.

Jul 22, 2016, 12:48 PM IST

New device to enable pregnant women self-monitor growth of baby developed!

One of the main concerns during pregnancy is the baby's health, which the mothers-to-be take a huge load of stress for.

Jul 21, 2016, 12:45 PM IST

China raises storm alert level to yellow

 China's meteorological authority on Tuesday raised its storm alert to yellow for heavy rain across the country in the coming two days.

Jul 19, 2016, 11:42 AM IST

Revising pacifist charter not easy for Japan PM despite big poll win

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, seeking to allay concerns he would divert energy from fixing a fragile economy to revising Japan`s pacifist constitution after a big election win, said on Monday changing the charter would not be easy.

Jul 11, 2016, 13:17 PM IST

Japan ruling bloc election win threatens regional stability: Xinhua

China`s official news agency said on Monday a win for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s ruling bloc in upper house elections posed a danger to regional stability, with lawmakers who favour revising the pacifist constitution holding a "super majority".

Jul 11, 2016, 10:40 AM IST