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India's Modi defends clampdown on cash economy

India's Modi defends clampdown on cash economy

NEW DELHI - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday defended his crackdown on the cash economy that has left businesses, farmers and families suffering, saying it was...

Chinese mine disasters kill at least 38

Chinese mine disasters kill at least 38

BEIJING - At least 38 people have died in two separate coal mine disasters in China in the last five days, state media said, the latest accidents in a country with a poor record...

China’s foreign minister reacts to Trump’s call

China’s foreign minister reacts to Trump’s call

TAIPEI — China’s foreign minister says he hopes Beijing’s relations with the US won’t be “interfered with or damaged” after President-elect Donald Trump broke with decadeslong...