Thu, 24 Jun 2021

Young Americans resisting Covid vaccination, says U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. health officials have said that younger people are not seeking out Covid vaccinations at the rate of ...

Republicans transfer millions to candidates prior to 2022 elections

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Republican Party spent millions of dollars in May, in its attempt to regain a majority of seats ...

Due to Covid, no foreigners to be allowed at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Japan: The Tokyo Olympic Committee met on Monday to announce that due to the ongoing Covid pandemic in Japan, ...

EU says will sanction Lebanon if no government formed

BEIRUT, Lebanon: EU Foreign Ministers warned they might apply sanctions to Lebanon if its political leaders continue to block the ...

With Covid recovery, traffic in U.S. increases 55% in April

WASHINGTON D.C.: As Americans return post-pandemic normal lives, U.S. motorists drove 55 percent more miles in April than during the ...

Trudeau extends border closings with U.S. until July 21

OTTAWA, Canada: Despite pressure from companies and the tourism industry to ease the nation's travel ban, Canadian Prime Minister Justin ...

With infections rising, Taiwan thanks U.S. for Covid vaccines

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan received 2.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from the United States on Sunday, more than doubling the nation's ...

Brazil reports half million Covid deaths, vaccinations still slow

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Over half a million Brazilians have now died after contracting COVID-19, it was reported on Saturday. Brazil ...

Planning for space tourism, company flies test balloon 20 miles high

ORLANDO, Florida: Space Perspective, which plans to bring tourists to space inside a capsule tethered to a balloon, successfully flew ...

EU countries to allow Americans, others to return

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In the much-awaited opening following the Covid pandemic, the European Union announced on Friday that its member countries ...

White out of France series as Wallabies injury worries mount

Scrumhalf Nic White was on Thursday ruled out of the Wallabies' three-Test series against France, with concern also mounting over ...

All Blacks legend Kaino bows out in French Top 14 final

All Blacks legend Jerome Kaino will make his final bow from professional rugby union when he leads Toulouse against La ...

Last Edition: Hong Kong's Apple Daily Signs Off With Million-Copy Run

BANGKOK - Hong Kong's last pro-democracy newspaper closed its doors just before midnight Wednesday, ending 26 years of journalism.The company's ...

Philippine Democracy Scion, Ex-Leader Benigno Aquino Dies

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Former Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, the son of pro-democracy icons who helped topple dictator Ferdinand Marcos ...

American Jailed for Betraying Military Sources in Iraq

A Pentagon translator was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison for passing the names of U.S. informants in Iraq ...

Most US citizens believe in COVID-19 lab leak theory: Poll

Washington DC [US], June 24 (ANI): A total of sixty per cent of US citizens believe that the coronavirus was ...

Britney Spears wants to end conservatorship

Washington [US], June 24 (ANI): Britney Spears spoke out against the 13-year conservatorship she has been under at her latest ...

Watling talks about WTC's impact on Tests

Southampton [UK], June 24 (ANI): New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling has said that the World Test Championship (WTC) is exciting ...

LAFC back in win column by blanking FC Dallas

Carlos Vela scored a goal in the fourth minute and added an assist in the second half as Los Angeles ...

Tanla Platforms Limited set to go global

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 24 (ANI/PRNewswire): Tanla Platforms Limited, India's largest CPaaS provider, hosted its InvestorAnalyst Day virtually today. The ...

Wild walk-off sends Vanderbilt past Stanford at CWS

Spencer Jones scored on a wild pitch with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning as No. 4 ...

India defeated SL to win Asia Cup in 2010

New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): It was on this day, eleven years ago, when India under the captaincy of ...

IIHM to conduct online eCHAT exam for admission

New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI/PRNewswire): The International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM) is all set to conduct the Electronic ...

Don't want Rishabh Pant to lose his positivity: Kohli

Southampton [UK], June 24 (ANI): After coming up short in the World Test Championship (WTC) final against New Zealand, India ...

'Door-to-door ration scheme meant to steal Centre's ration'

By Suchitra MukherjeeNew Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): Responding to the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweet on the letter ...

Over 283 Pakistani nationals face daily deportation

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 24 (ANI): Displaying a "failure" of Pakistan missions abroad, over 283 Pakistani nationals are being deported by ...

Effect of dieting on gut microbiome

Washington [US], June 24 (ANI): Researchers from Charite -- Universitatsmedizin Berlin and the University of California in San Francisco were ...

Former British-Pakistani peer to face retrial

London [UK], June 24 (ANI): A former British-Pakistani peer, will face trial over charges of child sex abuse after the ...

Hadlee congratulates NZ on winning WTC

Auckland [New Zealand], June 24 (ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Sir Richard Hadlee on Thursday said that the Kiwis showed ...

Williamson talks about NZ's win in WTC final

Southampton [UK], June 24 (ANI): New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has said that having the Reserve Day for the World ...

Ronaldo becomes joint top-scorer in men's football

Budapest [Hungary], June 24 (ANI): Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo has become the joint top-scorer in men's international football. He achieved ...

D.C. settle for 0-0 draw with 10-man Montreal

Goalkeeper Clement Diop gave it his all for CF Montreal in a 0-0 draw against D.C. United on Wednesday in ...

Kohli talks about WTC and India's performance

Southampton [UK], June 24 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli has said that he is not in favour of deciding the ...

Brazil's environmental minister steps down amid probe

Sao Paulo [Brazil], June 24 (ANI): Brazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles resigned Wednesday, weeks after he was targeted by federal ...

Dozens protest in US against Beijing Winter Olympics

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], June 24 (ANI): Dozens of Uyghur, Tibetan and Hong Kong activists gathered outside the White House ...

Odisha govt joins hands with WFP to empower women

New Delhi/Bhubaneshwar [India], June 24 (ANI): The government of Odisha and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) have joined ...

US withdrawal from Afghan may increase attacks in China

Beijing [China], June 24 (ANI): China's Afghan policy after the 9/11 attacks has been focused on 'curtailing the growth of ...

SCO countries pledge to cooperate against terrorism

Dushanbe [Tajikistan], June 24 (ANI): During the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meet in Dushanbe on Wednesday, National Security Advisors of ...

Pak warns Afghan leaders against blaming Islamabad

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 24 (ANI): As Pakistan is expected to be the main point of discussion during Afghan leaders' visit ...

Imran Khan will roll back Pak's nuclear programme: PML-N

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 24 (ANI): After Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the country's nuclear programme was aimed at ...

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IKEA France fined $1.2 million for spying on employees

PARIS, France: The French branch of Ingka Group, which owns most IKEA stores worldwide, was ordered to pay a $1.2 ...

Spanish designer uses 3-D printing to mold artificial arms

MADRID, Spain: Juan Moyolema, aged 8, was ecstatic on receiving a prosthetic hand developed by a designer in Madrid who ...

U.S. stocks struggle to make gains, Nasdaq however adds 18 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were directionless on Wednesday with minor adjustments in all major indices.The Nasdaq did ...

UK upgraded by Fitch after economy rebounds post-Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Rating agency Fitch has raised the outlook for the UK's sovereign debt score to 'stable' ...

Belarus companies, individuals sanctioned after forced landing of jet

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union will expand travel bans and the freezing of asset of 86 Belarusian individuals and companies ...

Stocks in Asia trade sideways, little movements in either direction

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded in tight ranges on Wednesday, with little headway being made in either ...

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