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Cantonese opera has a new star

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:53
The year is 1972. An inebriated Richard Nixon is fending off table tennis balls fired towards him by Chairman Mao. Moments later, a clone of the Chinese leader takes the stage to introduce a young American.

Why the EU-US trade talks may already be doomed

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:47
Europe is ready to resume talks with the United States about a transatlantic trade deal. But they may already be doomed.

South Africa stages remarkable comeback to win Sevens final

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:01
A stunning South Africa comeback prevented Fiji from claiming back-to-back World Rugby Sevens Series triumphs in Singapore Sunday.

London airport drone attack may have been an inside job, police say

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 10:53
The drone incursion that caused travel chaos for tens of thousands of passengers at London's Gatwick Airport last December could have been an inside job, according to British police.

Nurse kidnapped by ISIS may still be alive, ICRC says

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 08:17
A New Zealand nurse kidnapped by ISIS while working in Syria in 2013 may still be alive, the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) revealed Sunday.

America's banks are big. China's are massive

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 11:58
1. Big banks: New York might be the financial capital of the world, but China is home to the planet's mightiest banks.

Assange's father pleads to bring him home

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 11:31
Julian Assange's father has urged the Australian government to help his son, calling on them to bring the WikiLeaks founder home, in an interview with an Australian newspaper.

City where Russian spy poisoned named UK's 'best place to live'

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 09:04
Salisbury, where a former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok, has been named the best place to live in the United Kingdom.

Why the Brexit battle is about to get bloodier

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 08:52
Here's what you need to know about Brexit

How a political board game is revealing Indians' true feelings about the election

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 01:32
Staging a mass rally. Spreading fake news. Fueling caste tensions. Playing the religion card.