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  • TBEIJING     -     Home prices in 70 major Chinese cities remained generally stable with a slight pickup in large cities in September, official data showed Monday. New home prices in four first-tier cities Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Guangzhou -- increased 0.4 percent month ...

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  • T(Tripoli)      -     Libyan navy on Sunday said it rescued 196 illegal immigrants in two separate operations off the country’s western coast. “A rubber boat with 89 illegal immigrants was rescued nearly 75 miles off the coast of Khoms city (some 120 km east of ...

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  • TUS engineers develop a large, high-speed 3D printer WASHINGTON- The U.S. engineers developed a large, high-speed 3D printer that can print an object the size of an adult human in just a couple of hours.The study published on Thursday in the journal Science online described the prototype ...

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  • TLHASA      -    Southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region launched a series of supportive policies for winter tourism on Tuesday, according to the region’s tourism development department. The policies include free visits to the Potala Palace and other national ...

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  • TBEIJING-Space engineers have made a key step in designing a new generation launch vehicle that could help start China’s manned lunar exploration program, according to the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC).A pre-study for the carrier rocket, conducted by the China ...

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  • TQuetta     -     A policeman was martyred and 10 other people sustained injuries in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast triggered by unidentified militants in Quetta on Tuesday. According to initial investigation, the explosive material was detonated by militants ...

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  • TLOS ANGELES-NASA’s Curiosity rover has discovered rocks on Mars enriched in mineral salts, which was believed to be evidence of shallow briny Martian ponds that went through episodes of overflow and drying, according to a Nature Geoscience paper published on Monday.The salts were found across ...

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  • TBEIJING- An exhibition of selected editions of books published over the past 70 years opened Wednesday at the National Museum of China to showcase China’s cultural progress. The exhibition features around 12,000 publications in different categories, including works by Chinese leaders, social ...

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  • TWUHAN - A double-deck suspension bridge with the longest span in the world opened to traffic in Wuhan, capital of central China’s Hubei Province, on Tuesday.The first double-deck road bridge over the Yangtze River, with a 1,700-meter-long main span, stretches 4.13 km in total length. The top ...

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  • TDUBAI    -  Gitex, the largest IT exhibition and conference in the Middle East, kicked off on Sunday at the Dubai World Trade Center, showcasing the latest trends and product innovations across the world. A key focus of this year’s Gitex edition is 5G, the super-fast ...

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  • TMOSCOW    -     The Russian Foreign Ministry said Sunday that it had issued a strong protest to the United States with regard to the detention and interrogation of a Russian parliament member by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). “We declare a strong protest in ...

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  • TWASHINGTON     -   Two U.S. astronauts completed a spacewalk out of the International Space Station on Sunday, the first in a series of five spacewalks in October to replace batteries on the far end of the station’s port truss. Astronauts Christina Koch and ...

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  • TBAGHDAD    -      Death toll in protests in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities rose to 104 with more than 6,000 people wounded, including security members, a spokesman for the Ministry of Interior said Sunday. In a press conference, spokesman for the ministry SaadMaan told ...

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  • TBEIIJING    -    China’s gold reserves rose for the 10th straight month in September to 62.64 million ounces, central bank data showed. The gold reserves, valued at around 93 billion U.S. dollars, were up by some 190,000 ounces from that at the end of August, ...

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  • T (Tehran): The spokesman for Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Behrooz Kamalvandi, on Sunday urged the signatories to the landmark Iranian 2015 nuclear deal to take steps to protect Iran’s nuclear interests. “Iran will continue to reduce its (nuclear) commitments” if ...

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  • TA total of 1,247 people have died from dengue in the Philippines from Jan. 1 to Sept. 14 this year, up from 742 recorded in the same period of last year, according to the latest government data released on Friday. The DOH said Western Visayas in the central Philippine recorded the highest number of ...

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  • TLOS ANGELES-New kinds of organic compounds, the ingredients of amino acids, have been detected in the plumes bursting from Saturn’s moon Enceladus, according to a latest release of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).The findings are the result of the ongoing deep dive into data from ...

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  • TRIYADH - A total of 20 Chinese enterprises operating in Saudi Arabia took part in a job fair to recruit local talent, attracting hundreds of Saudi graduates and job seekers.The Saudi-Chinese Career Fair, held at the Prince of Sudan University in Riyadh on Sunday, aims to inform Saudi graduates and ...

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  • TWARSAW - Scientists from the southern Polish city of Krakow have found microplastics in the air of the city during winter, Polish Press Agency (PAP) reported on Monday.The scientists from the Jagiellonian University in Krakow collected various air pollutants present on the roof of the Pedagogical ...

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  • TWASHINGTON - SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said that the private space company’s next-generation heavy-lift rocket Starship is expected to be launched into orbit in six months. Musk spoke in front of a 50-meter, 200-ton Starship prototype at the SpaceX launch facility in Texas Saturday night, ...

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  • TWASHINGTON-The U.S. space agency NASA’s planet-hunting Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) have observed the rarely-seen aftermath of a star that was violently ripped apart by a supermassive black hole. The study published in this week’s Astrophysical Journal described the ...

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  • TChina Youth Contemporary Art Exhibition debuts in Romania BUCHAREST- The “Art Safari 2019” art exhibition in Romania Friday held the opening ceremony of its International Pavilion which houses China Youth Contemporary Art Exhibition.The annual Art Safari, held under the patronage of ...

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  • TLOS ANGELES-Astronomers have spotted three giant black holes within a titanic collision of three galaxies, according to a release of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) on Thursday.The unusual system was captured by several observatories, including three NASA space telescopes.“We ...

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  • TBUCHAREST-The “Art Safari 2019” art exhibition in Romania Friday held the opening ceremony of its International Pavilion which houses China Youth Contemporary Art Exhibition.The annual Art Safari, held under the patronage of Bucharest City Hall, is the most influential art exhibition in ...

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  • TSUVA - Ningxia rock carving art exhibition is being held here on Tuesday with 40 photos on display to depict the charm of Helan Mountains rock carving arts. During a grand opening ceremony held at the China Cultural Center in Fiji on Tuesday, Mingxia Zhao, deputy director-general of the Department ...

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  • TIranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday ruled out negotiations with the United States unless the latter lifts sanctions on his country first. "On behalf of my nation and state, I would like to announce that our response to any negotiation under sanctions is negative," Rouhani told the UN ...

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  • TKABUL - More than 110 militants have been killed and over four dozen others sustained injuries as fighting planes struck Taliban hideouts in Afghanistan’s northern Sari Pul, Jawzjan and Faryab provinces on Tuesday night, army spokesman in the northern region Mohammad Hanif Rezai said ...

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  • TDAMASCUS:     -      Geir Pedersen, UN special envoy for Syria, said here Monday that he has concluded “very successful” discussions with Syria’s Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem on the formation of a constitutional committee.Pedersen, who arrived in ...

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  • TKINSHASA    -     Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) planned to deploy a second Ebola vaccine to control an outbreak that has killed more than 2,100 people. The new vaccine made by U.S.-based firm Johnson & Johnson was safe, the DRC’s Ebola ...

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  • TJIUQUAN-Five new remote-sensing satellites were sent into planned orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China’s Gobi Desert Thursday.The satellites belong to a commercial remote-sensing satellite constellation project “Zhuhai-1,” which will comprise 34 ...

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