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Maldives Elections: Polling closes after 'extraordinary turnout'

The deadline for the polling in the Maldivian Presidential election closed on Sunday at 7 PM (local time) after the election commission had earlier extended the deadline by three hours owing to a h...

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Opposition candidate takes lead in Maldives presidential election

Opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has taken a 16 percentage point lead over incumbent Abdulla Yameen in the Maldives’ presidential election, according to early provisional counts reported ...

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China#39;s debt rises to $2.58 trillion by August-end

China's spiralling debt, a major concern for the slowing down of its economy, has risen to USD 2.58 trillion, a media report said Sunday. The country's top legislative body has decided that the upp...

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Chinese cos have a new strategy for Indian smartphone market

Chinese cos have a new strategy for Indian smartphone marketChinese smartphone players have initiated a second wave of sub brand launches betting on dual branding.

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Nepal restores cancelled mega hydropower contract with China firm

In accordance with the decision taken at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister K P Oli on Friday night, the energy ministry will formalise the deal with the Chinese company, Energy Minister B...

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China Open 2018: Anthony Ginting’s grit, tactical acumen on show in title win; Carolina Marin rei...

What was absolutely amazing about Ginting's phenomenal run to the title was the fact that, from an unseeded spot in the draw, he powered past five world champions.

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state located in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population of over 1.35 billion. The PRC is a single-party state governed by the Communist Party, with its seat of government in the capital city of Beijing.