Stories By 'Agence France-Presse'
Some 300 Japanese and US military personnel on Wednesday carried out live-fire artillery training in northern Japan, officials said, amid high regional tensions over North Korean missile threats.
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Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has hit back against his ouster by the Supreme Court over corruption allegations, demanding a review of his case.
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Indian and Chinese troops clashed briefly on a disputed area of land in the Himalayas, officials said on Wednesday, exacerbating tensions during a months-long standoff between the two armies.
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Chinese tech giant Tencent on Wednesday reported second-quarter results that handily beat analyst estimates in an apparent validation of the company’s push to build up its entertainment and gaming businesses.
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Qatar’s economy has been hit by the sanctions imposed by a Saudi-led Arab bloc but the emirate’s economy is strong enough to survive, analysts say.
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Standing in a warehouse in a Moscow suburb, Dmitry Marinichev tries to speak over the deafening hum of hundreds of computers stacked on shelves hard at work mining for crypto money.
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Australian publishing giant Fairfax Media on Wednesday posted a return to profit following a cost-cutting drive, although advertising revenue for its major newspapers weakened further.
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Calm returned to Asian markets on Wednesday, with equities stabilising after a two-day rally, as the dollar strengthened on upbeat US economic data.
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In a week where most ATP stars are idled by injuries, the two men with multiple titles since Wimbledon—John Isner and Alexander Zverev—are on a collision course.
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Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool are far from certain of a Champions League group stage berth despite their 2-1 win at Hoffenheim in their first leg playoff match on Tuesday.
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