Religious figures mark 75th anniversary of victory in war

Pagbalha Geleg Namgyai, a vice-chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and president of the religion and peace committee, called on religious figures and believers to make greater contributions to religious harmony, social harmony and world peace.

China issues position paper on UN’s 75th anniversary

BEIJING, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) — The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday issued the Position Paper of the People’s Republic of China on the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations (UN), expounding on China’s position and proposals on various issues, including the UN’s role, the international situation, sustainable development and cooperation on COVID-19 response.

China restates strong support for UN on 75th anniversary

The world needs to pay great attention to the impact of the pandemic on developing countries, the paper said, adding that China, which is working with other G20 members to conduct debt suspension for the poorest countries, called for extending the suspension of debt.

KOLB: D-Day Reflections On This 75th Anniversary

I have met only one D-Day survivor, the late John Whitehead, who returned from France, attended business school, and became co-chairman of Goldman Sachs. He also served as deputy secretary of state in Ronald Reagan’s second term. When I think of John Whitehead, one word comes to mind: avuncular. You’d never know that this wonderful, […]

Party chief congratulates Vietnam News Agency on 75th anniversary

Amid the far-reaching impact of the fourth Industrial Revolution on all socio-economic areas, he said he hopes and believes the VNA will continue to consolidate its role as the official, trustworthy media agency of the Party and State, providing domestic and international news in various forms for people from all walks of life.

On the 75th Anniversary of Hiroshima, Here’s Where the World Stands With Nuclear Weapons

The U.S. signed that treaty during the Obama administration, along with the European Union, the U.K., France, Germany, China and Russia. Under the agreement, Iran agreed to curb its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. But President Donald Trump, who had long criticized the deal, withdrew the U.S. from the treaty in 2018, despite […]

Yonhap President congratulates Vietnam News Agency on 75th founding day

First of all, I would like to express my sincerest congratulation on the 75th anniversary of the foundation of the Vietnam News Agency. As a Vietnam’s representative news agency, VNA has achieved sustained growth and development since its birth in 1945. In particular, it has made remarkable development under Mr. Nguyen Duc Loi’s excellent leadership […]

Ben Affleck Bats Back at Reports He’ll Stop Playing Batman

The biggest news about the DC cinematic universe didn’t break today at Warner Bros.’ Comic-Con panel. Instead, it came yesterday, when The Hollywood Reporter alleged that Ben Affleck may soon stop playing his biggest role. “The studio is working on plans to usher out Affleck’s Batman,” wrote THR’s Kim Masters, adding that “it would be […]

Ben Affleck claims ‘there’s NO Batman movie happening’ because he has no script and no budget

The 44-year-old actor is in the process of creating a new standalone movie focused on the famous DC Comics character, who he has portrayed in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and will again in the upcoming Justice League film, which he is writing, directing and starring in.

EXCLUSIVE: Batman crew are working ’round the clock’ to shoot without Robert Pattinson after he tests positive for Covid-19 – amid fears a production shutdown could cost £5million

‘Colin walked on to set one day and I walked right passed him [laughs] I was like, “OK, hey dude what’s happening, where’s Colin? Are we going to shoot?” It was, it’s pretty remarkable.’