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Israeli spacecraft snaps ultimate selfie on way to moon

An Israeli spacecraft has taken the ultimate selfie on its roundabout journey to the moon.Organizers for the privately funded mission released the pho...

China slashes GDP target to 6-6.5 per cent amid trade war with US

China will face a "graver and more complicated" environment to development, Premier Li Keqiang warned Tuesday as the world's second largest economy sl...

China hikes defence budget by 7.5 per cent to USD 177.61 billion, over three times that of India

China, the world's second largest military spender after the US, Tuesday announced a 7.5 per cent increase in its defence budget for this year, hiking...

Air pollution claims 7 million lives a year: UN expert

Air pollution, both outside and inside homes, is a silent and prolific killer responsible for the premature death of seven million people each year, i...

Trump plans to end India's preferential trade treatment

Washington:  The US President Donald Trump has planned to put to an end India's preferential trade treatment to reduce trade deficits of his coun...