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  1. News - World - US SHOOTING

    Two wounded in Tennessee National Guard armoury shooting

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 12:35pm by Reuters in Nashville

    ... Reuters in Nashville United States National Guard member shoots colleagues as they carried out their duties A member of the US National Guard shot and wounded two of his superiors ... described their wounds as non life-threatening. Both victims were taken to area hospitals, according to Millington Fire Chief Gary Graves. The unidentified suspect was apprehended by other National ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No one nation, whether America or China, can rule Asia

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by SIMON TAY

    ... China. Addressing the fundamental issue of accommodating a rising China must wait for another occasion. Asian nations like the Philippines and Vietnam have welcomed the US rebalancing, given ... in time, lead the region, but not that it will rule. One model for that kind of leadership has evolved in the region. In the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, the public emphasis ...

  3. Beijing lumps UK and United States with developing nations

    Posted Sep 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or developing nations such as Cameroon and Belarus. Britain and America are among 22 countries whose nationals pay more than the standard rate for Chinese visas. Most are either impoverished African or South American states, or countries from the former Soviet bloc. According to a Ministry of Foreign Affairs list, there are only six countries whose nationals are now charged more for visas ...

  4. News - China

    Obama blocks Chinese wind farms in Oregon over national security

    Posted Sep 29th 2012, 11:20am by Reuters in Washington

    ... that Ralls Corp, Sany Group and the two Sany Group executives who own Ralls “might take action that threatens to impair the national security of the United States,” Obama said in issuing his ... Reuters in Washington President Barack Obama blocked on Friday a privately owned Chinese company from building wind turbines close to a Navy military site in Oregon due to national ...

  5. Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Louise Rosario Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World by Ian Bremmer Portfolio The movie The Iron Lady is a nostalgic look at an age when strong leaders ... the United States and Canada- continue to account for nearly half of the world's nominal GDP. But when it comes to solving crises such as the Euro debt, the G7 seems increasingly irrelevant. Now ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - NATIONAL EDUCATION

    US, Britain reject claim they incited anti-national-education rallies

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... Jennifer Cheng jennifer.cheng@scmp.com US and Britain deny allegations of inciting anti-national education rallies to hurt Beijing Westernenvoys reject claims as 'absurd' The US and Britain rejected claims they are manipulating anti-national-education protests in Hong Kong in a bid to "cripple" the city and undermine Beijing's ability to rule. Both the US ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama seeks to renew Asia role with rescheduled trip

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 09:48am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... and military. “The United States of America will be there – reliable, constant, strong and steady – for the long haul.” US National Security Adviser Susan Rice But in his second term, Obama has focused ... in April to push closer ties, an aide said on Wednesday, after his earlier cancellation of a trip raised questions about US commitment to the region. Susan Rice, Obama’s national security adviser, ...

  8. News - World - US POLITICS

    Mitt Romney heads to Republican National Convention

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Agencies in Tampa Republicans aim to present nominee in a flattering way after attacks by Democrats Romney flies in for his coronation The storm-shortened Republican National Convention ... nationally televised acceptance speech tomorrow (Friday Hong Kong time), the biggest speaking engagement of his political life as he heads into a 10-week sprint to the November 6 election. He spent ...

  9. News - World - FOOD

    G20 nations discuss need for summit to address impact of rising grain prices

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an export ban, as it did two years ago. The United Nation's food agency stepped up pressure on the US on Friday to change its biofuel policies, arguing it was more important to grow crops ... U.S. action urged to head off food crisis Leading members of the Group of 20 nations are prepared to trigger an emergency meeting to address soaring grain prices caused by the worst US drought ...

  10. News - World

    CIA paying millions to AT&T for phone records, says report

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 11:44am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... controversial data collection by the National Security Agency (NSA), which receives phone records or other “meta-data” from telecommunications companies through court orders. The CIA passes on phone ... of the logs handed over by AT&T are related to calls made outside the US, the report said. For international calls that include one end in the United States, the company does not reveal ...




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