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June 1, 2022

Frenchman breaks bungee jumping record

Paris: France's Francois-Marie Dibon has set a new world record for the most number of bungee jumps in 24-hours.Dibon made 765 jumps in Pitlochry, Perthshire, easily beating the previous record set by New Zealander Mike Heard in 2017, who completed…

China warns US for backing Taiwan

Beijing: China is warning the United States of serious consequences for its support for separatist forces in Taiwan amid the visit of US Senator Tammy Duckworth to the island, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Wednesday.Tammy…

Russian, Saudi FM discussed OPEC+, investment cooperation

Moscow, June 1: During talks in Riyadh, Russian and Saudi foreign ministers Sergey Lavrov and Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud praised the level of interaction between the countries in the OPEC+ format and confirmed their mutual interest in strengthening…

30 member new Australian government ministry sworn in

Canberra: The new Australian government's ministry has officially been sworn in. The 30 members of Prime Minister Anthony Albanese's frontbench, which includes a record-breaking 13 women, were sworn-in to their portfolios by Governor-General David…