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China halts work by team on gene-edited babies

By Associated Press Reporter November 29 2018 12:47 PM 0 Comments China halts work by team on gene-edited babies Independent.ie China’s government has ordered a halt to work by a medical team that claimed to have helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies. https://www.independent.ie/world-news/china-halts-work-by-team-on-geneedited-babies-37578247.html https://www.independent.ie/world-news/article37578244.ece/7c7b4/AUTOCROP/h342/ipanews_75bb376e-5eb0-4622-8eaf-5f2ea8c01c97_1 Email China’s government has ordered a halt to work by a medical team that claimed ...

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Trump heads to G20 primed for new conflicts

BUENOS AIRES: US President Donald Trump jets to Argentina Thursday for a G20 summit, keen to do battle with China on trade and sharpening his rhetoric against Russia over Ukraine. The weekend summit is confronted with increasingly dire warnings, by the International Monetary Fund among others, of the potential harm faced by the world economy from Trump’s trade wars. G20 ...

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China to build underwater bullet train route

On Thursday, the Chinese government approved a project to build the first underwater bullet train route in the country, said a media report. The line will be connecting Ningbo, a port city south of Shanghai, to Zhoushan, an archipelago off the east coast. The proposed underwater tunnel will be a part of the 77-kilometer Yong-Zhou Railway plan to boost tourism ...

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Ukraine president asks Nato to send ships to Sea of Azov

Russia fired on and then seized three Ukrainian ships on Sunday, accusing them of illegally entering its waters in the Sea of Azov, in a dramatic spike in tensions that raises fears of a wider escalation. world Updated: Nov 29, 2018 08:28 IST Agence France-Presse Berlin Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asked NATO members including Germany Thursday to send naval vessels ...

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