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Israel Strikes Rafah as Negotiators Try to Revive Gaza Cease-Fire Talks

Airstrikes hit a southern Gaza border city crowded with civilians on Thursday, a day after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denounced a cease-fire proposal by Hamas and signaled that the Israeli military was preparing to move into the area. The strikes on two houses in Rafah killed and injured multiple people, according to Palestinian news outlets,

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Talks to form far-right Dutch government collapse

Potential coalition partners with Geert Wilders’ Party for Freedom are wary of his more extreme anti-Islam plans. ADVERTISEMENT Talks to form a far-right-led government in the Netherlands have come to a premature end – for now.  The Netherlands is now in limbo as attempts to build a political coalition around anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders have

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Dutch coalition talks in crisis as key party pulls out

Dutch far-right leader Geert Wilders’s hopes of forming a majority government were in tatters on Tuesday as a key negotiating party abruptly withdrew over a row about public finances. The New Social Contract (NSC) of anti-corruption champion Pieter Omtzigt announced it was “finished” with this round of coalition talks, making it impossible as it stands

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Chinese, Japanese businesses hold talks

CHINESE and Japanese business communities held a dialogue in Tokyo on Monday, aiming to support cooperation between businesses in the two countries and to push bilateral economic and trade cooperation to a new stage, according to the Xinhua News Agency. The dialogue came less than two weeks after a huge Japanese business delegation of about

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Top U.S. Treasury Officials to Visit Beijing for Economic Talks

The Biden administration is dispatching a high-level delegation of Treasury Department officials to Beijing this week for a round of economic talks as the world’s largest economies look to continue engagement efforts that President Biden and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, agreed to pursue last year. A Treasury official, speaking on the condition of anonymity

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Viacom18 and Star India merger talks in advanced stage

MUMBAI: Mukesh Ambani‘s Reliance Industries and Walt Disney Company are in advanced discussions for signing an agreement to merge Star India and Viacom18 to create India’s largest media empire, spanning over 100 TV channels and two streaming platforms, according to people privy to the development. Reliance could hold more than 51% of the shareholding in

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