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Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...

Courts declare New Jersey anti-gun law cannot be enforced

TRENTON, New Jersey: A federal judge has blocked a New Jersey law allowing the state's attorney-general to sue gun manufacturers ...

US ending Covid emergency programs on May 11

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration said this week that it will end US COVID-19 emergency declarations on 11th May, nearly ...

After 11,000 US flights disrupted, FAA updates its computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a letter to lawmakers last week, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said it had put in ...

Washington ends export licenses for supplying China's Huawei

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has stopped issuing export licenses to US companies seeking to ship most items to China's ...

U.S. warned NATO expansionism would cross Russian tripwires

Nearly a year in, the war in Ukraine has cost tens of thousands of lives and brought the world to ...

After Biden tapped US oil reserves, House passes bill to end such uses

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that limits the ability of US Energy Secretary Jennifer ...

US says Russian businessman traded on illegal information

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Russian businessman Vladislav Klyushin, who has ties to the Kremlin, has been accused of making tens of millions ...

NATO, Japan look to closer tires due to China, Russia concerns

TOKYO, Japan: In light of a tense security environment following Russia's invasion of Ukraine and Moscow's growing military cooperation with ...

Texas advises energy companies to prepare for winter ice storm

DALLAS, Texas: Oil and gas pipeline operators are preparing to stockpile equipment following severe weather forecasts for the next few ...

TikTok CEO to appear before US Congress to discuss security concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: As US lawmakers investigate the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok, its Chief Executive, Shou Zi Chew, has confirmed that ...

Azerbaijan blames Iran for fatal Tehran embassy attack

TEHRAN, Iran: A gunman this week stormed the Azerbaijan Embassy in the Iranian capital, Tehran, and killed its security chief ...

Another Biden household searched for classified documents

WASHINGTON, DC - FBI agents on Wednesday searched for classified documents at U.S. President Joe Biden's vacation retreat in the ...

Musk, Tesla officials meet with White House to discuss EVs

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House said this week that Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk met with John Podesta, a Democratic ...

To boost tourist spending, Philippines to refund VAT starting in 2024

MANILA, Philippines: In an effort to attract more tourists, President Ferdinand Marcos has approved a value-added tax refund program for ...

Italy's Meloni in Libya, signs $8 billion gas deal

TRIPOLI, Libya: Italian prime minister Giorgia Meloni held talks on energy and migration in Libya this weekend, which are major ...

US south sees 1.3 million new residents in 2022

MIAMI, Florida: This decade, the US south is expected to see more new residents than any other region in the ...

China trying to increase influence on journalists in Southeast Asia through training programs: Report

Beijing [China], January 5 (ANI): China has been trying to increase its influence on journalists in Southeast Asia and other ...

Northeast tourist attractions showcased at Indian pavilion at Brussels Expo

Brussels [Belgium], January 5 (ANI): Striking visuals of major tourist attractions of the Northeast were on display at the Indian ...

Randeep Guleria takes charge as President of AIIMS, Bilaspur

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): Former Director of AIIMS, New Delhi, Dr Randeep Guleria, took charge as new President ...

India's Tejaswin Shankar beats former world champion to win high jump title at Boston athletics meet

Boston [US], February 5 (ANI): Commonwealth Games 2022 bronze medallist Tejaswin Shankar won the men's high jump event at New ...

Pakistan batter Iftikhar Ahmed smashes six sixes in one over in PSL exhibition match

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 5 (ANI): Pakistan batter Iftikhar Ahmed made history and smashed six sixes in an over on Sunday. ...

Zhu Lin triumphs over Lesia Tsurenko to win first title at Thailand Open

Hua Hin [Thailand], February 5 (ANI): Zhu Lin's fantastic start to 2023 continued at the Thailand Open, where the 29-year-old ...

Assam to host first Youth20 Inception Meeting from February 6 to 8, in Guwahati

Guwahati (Assam) [India] February 5 (ANI): Guwahati is all set to host the first Youth20 (Y20) Inception Meeting 2023 from ...

Zagreb Open 2023: Indian greco-roman wrestler Ashu clinches bronze medal in 67 kg category

Zagreb [Croatia], February 5 (ANI): Indian greco-roman wrestler Ashu clinched a bronze medal in the men's 67 kg category at ...

UW-Madison Global Health Institute, Ella Foundation ink agreement to establish 'UW-Madison One Health Center' in India

New Delhi/Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], February 5 (ANI): The University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison Global Health Institute (GHI) and the Ella Foundation, ...

CM Yogi inspects venue of UPGIS, supervises each block; gives important guidelines to officers

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 5 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday inspected the main venue of ...

Two injured in blast in Afghanistan capital Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 5 (ANI): Taliban-ruled government's security official reported that a blast took place in Afghanistan's capital Kabul's 'Pashtunistan ...

Team India focused on WC clash against Pakistan despite WPL auction: Harmanpreet Kaur

Cape Town [South Africa], February 5 (ANI): Although the Women's Premier League auction is just around the corner, Team India ...

Uttar Pradesh GIS-23: 56 pc investment proposals received in manufacturing sector

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 5 (ANI): Owing to the investment-friendly environment developed in UP under the Yogi Adityanath government, ...

Feels great to wear India jersey again after 5 months: Ravindra Jadeja

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], February 5 (ANI): India's star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja said that even if he postponed his knee surgery, ...

Global gold demand soared to decade high in 2022: World Gold Council

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): Annual gold demand in 2022 increased by 18 per cent on a yearly basis, ...

'Kashmiriyat' exemplifies India's cultural-religious pluralism: Scholars deliberate at JKPJF seminar in Srinagar

'Kashmiriyat' exemplifies India's cultural-religious pluralism: Scholars deliberate at JKPJF seminar in SrinagarSrinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], February 5 (ANI): With ...

Union Min RK Singh calls on G20 partners to come together against global warming, climate change

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 5 (ANI): Union Minister for Power and New and Renewable Energy RK Singh on Sunday called ...

Migrant workers left with no job, stable income due to Xi's Zero Covid policy: Report

Beijing [China], February 5 (ANI): China lifted the 'Zero Covid' policy hoping it would give their citizens relief but it ...

Two Russian Missiles Strike Kharkiv

Two Russian missiles hit the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv Sunday, according to a Reuters report, with one missile hitting a ...

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: Josh Hazlewood to miss opening Test against India

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], February 5 (ANI): Australia's injury concerns continue to mount ahead of the opening Test against India, with ...

US empire of lies should be investigated top Russian MP

The US was never held to account over its 2003 invasion of Iraq, which was based on deception, Vyacheslav Volodin ...

Sanctions put global energy supplies at risk Gulf state

The restrictions against Russia will lead to shortages, a Saudi minister warnsThe sanctions policies pursued by the US, EU, and ...

Indian cricket fraternity extends birthday wishes to pace veteran Bhuvneshwar Kumar

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): The Indian cricket fraternity took to social media to extend birthday wishes to pace ...

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Shell Oil reveals record $40 billion profit in 2022

LONDON, England: Energy giant Shell Oil has announced a record profit of nearly $40 billion in 2022, capping an eventful ...

Hydrogen takes steps to develop hydrogen fuel cells for cars, trucks

TOKYO, Japan: Honda has announced that it will manufacture a new hydrogen fuel cell system, which was jointly developed with ...

As prices of EVs fall, manufacturer Rivian to reduce workforce by 6%

IRVINE, California: In an effort to cut costs in preparation for an industry-wide price war, electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian Automotive, ...

Seeking to stem losses, Intel to cut executive salaries

SANTA CLARA, California: One week after Intel forecasted lower-than-expected sales caused by a loss of market share to rivals and ...

Biden plan seeks to cut credit card fees, charges for apps

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a wider policy drive to increase competition in consumer markets, President Joe Biden has announced ...

As stocks and bonds suffer, Norway wealth fund sees record losses

OSLO, Norway: Ending a three-year run of profits as stock and bond prices were hit by rising inflation and Russia's ...

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