Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president, winning the backing of Washington and many Latin American nations and prompting socialist Maduro, who has led the oil-rich nation since 2013, to break relations with the U.S.
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China's Huawei unveils its first 5G base station chipset
China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] on Thursday introduced its first 5G base station chipset called Tiangang, which it said increases computing capacity by 2.5 times.
Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen postpones testimony to Congress, citing 'threats'
President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen is postponing his Feb. 7 testimony to the U.S. Congress because of threats against his family from Trump, his adviser said on Wednesday.
Australia and China to meet as Canberra seeks answers over detained writer
Australia will press China to address the detention of a dual-national writer "transparently and fairly", Foreign Minister Marise Payne said, with embassy staff to seek an explanation from Chinese officials at a meeting in Beijing on Thursday.
Peru's Fujimori, pardon annulled, forced back to prison
Police took Peru's former authoritarian president Alberto Fujimori back to prison on Wednesday to finish the remaining 13 years of his 25-year sentence for human rights crimes and graft.
Asian shares subdued as U.S. political standoff, ECB decision eyed
Asian shares were subdued on Thursday as political uncertainty in the United States and worries about weakening global economic growth left investors wary of riskier assets.
Boeing's flying car lifts off in race to revolutionize urban travel
Boeing Co said on Wednesday its flying car prototype hovered briefly in the air during an inaugural test flight, a small but significant step as the world's largest planemaker bids to revolutionize urban transportation and parcel delivery services.
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