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US announces US$2.4 billion sale of coastal defence systems to Taiwan

WASHINGTON: The United States on Monday announced it had approved a US$2.4 billion sale of 100 Harpoon coastal defence systems…

NASA retargets next SpaceX Crew Dragon launch to space station for November 14

NASA is retargeting launch of the next SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft for November 14 amid ongoing reviews of recent engine…

Sydney light rail shut down after gun scare

Police shut down Sydney’s light rail service on Tuesday morning after a commuter reported seeing an armed man. Police said…

U.S. sees record early turnout with record 62 million votes cast

More than 62 million early votes have been tallied, already with a little over a week left until Election Day,…

US Says Airstrike Killed 7 Leaders Of Al-Qaida In Syria

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared…

Surgery and scan backlogs set to worsen without government funding, CMA says

Ongoing surgical and diagnostic backlogs will only worsen without immediate government help to address a strained health-care system, says the…

Kamala Harris discusses future of Supreme Court

As Judge Amy Coney Barret is set to become the ninth justice of the Supreme Court, Democratic vice presidential nominee…

Trump battles for Pennsylvania as Biden leads in crucial state

President Trump blanketed Pennsylvania with three separate stops in hopes of turning out longtime Republicans and overcoming Democratic presidential nominee…

Southern California wildfire forces 60,000 to evacuate

Tens of thousands of people have been forced from their homes in Orange County as the Silverado Fire becomes the…

Senate set to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

Judge Amy Coney Barrett, 48, becomes the youngest justice on the Supreme Court by five years, and could help secure…