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NATO chief: Countries should prepare for Russian incursion in Ukraine

RIGA, Latvia: Jens Stoltenberg, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, has warned that the American-led military alliance should be ...

Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...

Soldiers burn houses and barns, kill livestock in south of Kalay

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to the local residents, soldiers have torched roughly 20 houses and two barns in communities in ...

Sixty years after astronaut Alan Shepard, daughter to travel to space

KENT, Washington: Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft will launch on 9th December, its third piloted flight, with a crew of ...

Bomb threat: Malaysian Airliner makes emergency landing in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Following a bomb threat on board, a Malaysia Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal ...

Notre Dame rebuild plans called 'woke theme park' by critics

PARIS, France: The rebuilding of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has come under fire from critics, after the new plans ...

Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...

Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...

New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...

After riots, labor strife France weighs semi-autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS, France: The French government is offering increased autonomy for the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, after COVID-19-related riots and long-running ...

Villagers flee to escape air raids in Sagaing, Myanmar

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to local sources, air attacks and shelling drove thousands of people from at least nine villages ...

Questions remain about freedom of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has said it "remains deeply concerned" that Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai ...

As Barbados becomes Republic, role of British monarchy to end

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados: In a colonial unshackling, Barbados will say goodbye to the British monarch, as the reign of Queen Elizabeth ...

Hesitant Europeans open Christmas markets with eye on Covid

FRANKFURT, Germany: A surge in new COVID-19 cases left an uneasy feeling hanging over Frankfurt's Christmas market, as well as ...

Turkish women gassed by police during women's rights demonstration

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police in Istanbul fired tear gas on women demanding the country's re-adoption of a landmark international treaty ...

UK man receives 3D printed eyeball, appearance identical to good eye

LONDON, England: A British man made medical history last week when he received a 3D-printed eyeball."This new eye looks fantastic, ...

US Congressmen, in Taiwan, pledge support in struggle against China

TAIPEI, Taiwan: U.S. lawmakers have made a surprise visit to Taiwan, in a bid to show support amidst Chinese threats ...

Despite 89% vaccinated, Portugal reinstates some Covid restrictions

LISBON, Portugal: Portugal is reintroducing some pandemic restrictions, just two months after ending enforcement of them after the goal of ...

As Covid increases, France speeds up administering booster shots

PARIS, France: As new Covid cases are again on the rise, the government of France announced a plan to administer ...

US to set up another task force to look into UFO questions

WASHINGTON, D.C.: After officials in Washington D.C. admitted they could not explain the phenomena of UFO sightings, the U.S. government ...

White House Bedecked for Christmas

WASHINGTON - 'Gifts from the heart' is the theme of Jill Biden's first Christmas as first lady, and she has ...

Hollywood actor blames failure of his show on white supremacists

?Santa Inc.? star Seth Rogen is blaming ?white supremacy? for the overwhelmingly negative public reaction to his new animated television ...

10 BEST Russian actors under 40 you should know

Beautiful, genuine and successful, they are a force to be reckoned with! These Russian actors have a powerful presence and ...

Macron allegedly calling Johnson 'clown' reflects difficult relations between two: Expert

Brussels [Belgium], December 3 (ANI/Sputnik): If reports of French President Emmanuel Macron calling UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson a clown ...

Ranbir Kapoor plays with fire, BTS picture from 'Brahmastra' goes viral

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 3 (ANI): Filmmaker Ayan Mukerji, on Friday, dropped a hint that the release date of the ...

Ackeem Auguste to lead West Indies in U-19 World Cup

Saint John's [Antigua], December 3 (ANI): The Cricket West Indies (CWI) selection panel on Friday announced a 15-member squad and ...

Fauci: About Two-Week Wait Before Omicron Threat Is Known

White House Chief Medical Adviser Anthony Fauci said Friday it should be about two weeks before scientists fully understand how ...

Omicron: Don't panic but prepare for likely spread, says WHO

As scientists continue to investigate the Omicron COVID-19 variant, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday urged countries not ...

COP26: Convert climate promises to action, urge UN rights experts

Marking the 35th anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development, independent UN human rights experts on Friday issued ...

Russia's Medvedev weighs in on WTA's China decision

Reigning US Open champion Daniil Medvedev has spoken in support of the WTA after it suspended all competitions in China ...

Fans wonder why F1 king Hamilton doesnt pull out of Saudi GP

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton says he feels ?uncomfortable? competing in Saudi Arabia this weekend because of the kingdom's ...

Homeless man gets jail time for breaching 'stay at home order

In a ?cruel twist of irony,? a man was sentenced to seven weeks in jail by a Singapore court on ...

Soviet plan to beat back Nazis declassified

A trove of newly declassified documents has revealed how the Red Army war machine turned the tide on Adolf Hitler's ...

Biden claims he was Israel liaison when he was really in law school

US President Joe Biden claimed that he met with former Israeli PM Golda Meir during the Six-Day War ? a ...

Ukraine's oligarchs know no borders

While Ukraine's growing row with Russia has scarcely been out of headlines around the world in recent days, two news ...

Pakistan Mob Kills Sri Lankan Man Over Blasphemy Accusations

ISLAMABAD - A Muslim mob in eastern Pakistan lynched a Sri Lankan man Friday before burning his body for allegedly ...

Millions of Afghans Facing Crisis of Hunger and Starvation

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency warns humanitarian needs in Afghanistan are rising to epic proportions as winter sets in ...

WHO Urges Western Pacific Region to Prepare for Omicron Surge

The World Health Organization's (WHO) director for the Western Pacific said Friday the region must prepare for the new omicron ...

Botswana Gets WHO Award for Mother-to-Child HIV Prevention Milestone

GABORONE, BOTSWANA - The World Health Organization has recognized Botswana for its efforts to prevent the transmission of HIV from ...

Zimbabwe Confirms Omicron Case, Sticks to Tough Restrictions

HARARE, ZIMBABWE - Zimbabwe's government, which has confirmed the presence of the omicron variant of COVID-19 in the country, has ...

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Nissan head warns that Omicron Covid variant could harm auto industry

YOKOHAMA, Japan: The Covid Omicron variant of COVID-19 could add pressure to a chronic shortage of microchips used in car ...

Asian stocks make good gains, U.S. dollar drifts higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Friday as investors and traders took emerging news about ...

Seaya, Cathay Innovation to fund Latin American startups

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: The venture capital firms, Spain's Seaya Ventures and France's Cathay Innovation, have established a joint fund aimed ...

U.S. stocks back on the rise Nasdaq climbs 123 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared back to life Thursday shrugging off concerns about the new Covid variant ...

US Christmas trees jump in price due to drought, high gas prices

SANTA CLARITA, California: Amidst lower inventories this year, the price of farm-grown Christmas trees rose significantly.Brent Green, owner of a ...

New electric car factory in Beijing targets 300,000 cars annually

BEIJING, China: Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has signed a cooperation agreement to build an electric auto assembly plant in Beijing ...

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