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Stock market rally peters out as oil prices fall

London, June 4, 2020 - A rally in global stock markets petered out Thursday, while oil prices fell, with investors ...

Update: Chinese premier delivers speech at global vaccine summit

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivers a speech at a virtual global vaccine summit on June 4, 2020. (Xinhua/Ding Haitao)BEIJING, June ...

ECB expands pandemic purchase program by 600 bln euros

European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde speaks at a press conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March ...

France to aid India with 200 million euro concessional loan

New Delhi [India], June 4 (ANI): France has finalised a concessional loan of 200 million euros to support vulnerable segments ...

Markets in Asia, Europe Lose Ground

Global markets were mostly lower Thursday.Tokyo's Nikkei index closed 0.3 percent higher, while the S&P/ASX in Sydney had gained 0.8 ...

Jindal Stainless export orders rebound in May-June period

New Delhi [India], June 4 (ANI): Jindal Stainless Ltd (JSL) said on Thursday it has regained its footing in export ...

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75% of consumers in UK, Australia and U.S. slam Chinese government

LONDON, UK - More than 75% of consumers in the UK, US and Australia blame the Chinese government for the ...

Proposed Israeli developments in east Jerusalem draw Palestinian ire

JERUSALEM - The only Palestinian industrial area in East Jerusalem is to be demolished, and the present occupiers of the ...

Texans players, coaches to attend George Floyd funeral if allowed

HOUSTON, Texas - Over 60,000 people showed up for a Houston protest and rally in the wake of George Floyd's ...

Pakistan's MQM asks U.S. to halt civilian and military aid to Pakistan

LONDON, UK - Altaf Hussain, the founder and leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), has appealed to the United ...

U.S. policing's darkest hour, a nightmare re-lived again and again

There is no need to wonder why George Floyd (age 46) was murdered in broad daylight in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on ...

Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...

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