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China working on AI to predict and prevent crime

China working on AI to predict and...

July 25

BEIJING — China, a surveillance state in which the authorities have unchecked access to citizens’ histories, is seeking to look into their future with technology designed to...

China urges Asean to reject outside interference

China urges Asean to reject outside...

July 25

MANILA — Beijing urged South-east Asian nations on Tuesday (July 25) to unite and “say no” to outside forces seeking to interfere in the South China Sea dispute, in an apparent...

Turkey's Erdogan says signatures signed on Russian defense system

Turkey's Erdogan says signatures...

July 25

ANKARA - Turkey has made progress in plans to procure an S-400 missile defense system from Russia and signatures have been signed, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.

China says its intercept of U.S. surveillance plane was legal, necessary

China says its intercept of U.S....

July 25

BEIJING - China's Defense Ministry said on Tuesday that its pilots actions were legal, necessary and professional after two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a U.S. Navy...

Japanese woman dies of tick disease after bitten by sick cat

Japanese woman dies of tick disease...

July 25

TOKYO — A Japanese woman has died from a tick-borne virus after being bitten by a stray cat, in what is possibly the world’s first animal-to-human transmission of the disease.

India swears in Ram Nath Kovind as 14th president

India swears in Ram Nath Kovind as...

July 25

NEW DELHI - Ram Nath Kovind was sworn in on Tuesday as India's 14th president, becoming the first member of a powerful Hindu nationalist movement to assume the highest public...