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Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...

Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

Malaysia to give Myanmar a hard time in upcoming ASEAN meeting after death of kids

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian nations must decide whether a five-point plan to end the violence in Myanmar is ...

Large number of illegal Bangladeshis arrested in neighboring Indian state

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian state of Tripura has decided to form a special investigation team (SIT) of local ...

US seeks lower truck emissions, transition to electric

WASHINGTON D.C.: After Congress approved new initiatives to speed the adoption of zero-emission vehicles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

Cyclone roars through Canada with 80 mph winds, damage called heavy

HALIFAX, Canada: Cyclone Fiona struck northeast Canada this weekend, with reports of houses being washed into the ocean, roofs torn ...

Royals reveal details of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place

LONDON (CNN), 24 September 2022 - Buckingham Palace has released a photograph of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place within ...

EU considers new sanctions against Russia, including cap on gas prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In response to a new escalation in Russia's war against Ukraine, the European Union is considering an oil ...

Invincible Defense Technology to put warring parties on path to peace

Longstanding divisive issues between Azerbaijan and Armenia resulting from or related to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict remain unresolved, despite continuing efforts ...

US to seek death penalty against alleged New York bike path killer

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. government said it will seek the death penalty for Sayfullo Saipov, the man charged with running ...

Hong Kong expected to reduce strict COVID-19 quarantine policy

HONG KONG: To keep the city connected with the rest of the world, while ensuring an "orderly opening-up," Hong Kong ...

Ashraf Ghani still considers himself the legitimate Afghanistan president

In his first public and comprehensive interview after the collapse of the Afghan Government back in August last year, the ...

Don't touch foreigners to reduce monkeypox risk, says Chinese official

BEIJING, China: After the first known case of monkeypox was reported on mainland China last week, a senior Chinese health ...

U.S. traffic deaths hit 16-year high in first half of 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to an early estimate released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in the first half ...

Following N. Korea missile tests, US sends aircraft carrier on visit

SEOUL, South Korea: A U.S. aircraft carrier, the USS Ronald Reagan, will visit South Korea for the first time in ...

Rookie Bryce Elder pitches six-hitter as Braves blank Nats

Rookie Bryce Elder pitched a six-hitter and the visiting Atlanta Braves smacked three home runs to defeat the host Washington ...

Odisha govt urges Centre to enhance flight connectivity to VSS, Rourkela airports ahead of Hockey World Cup

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], September 27 (ANI): In view of the upcoming FIH Hockey Men's World Cup 2023, the Odisha government ...

ATP roundup: Dominic Thiem rallies in Tel Aviv

Dominic Thiem of Austria survived a tight battle with Laslo Djere of Serbia to prevail 5-7, 7-6 (3), 6-4 in ...

US: Jaishankar meets US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo, discusses Indo-Pacific Economic Framework

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo on Monday and discussed ...

UN Security Council Considering Sanctions on Haitian Gang Leaders

united nations - Haiti's foreign minister urged the U.N. Security Council Monday to sanction criminal gangs fueling violence and chaos ...

Protein supplement helps control Type 2 diabetes: Study

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): A study which holds potential for the dietary management of the condition, has shown that ...

Scientists find evidence for food insecurity driving international conflict two thousand years ago

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Researchers have identified climate-driven changes to food availability as a factor behind dramatic historical events ...

PM Modi arrives in Tokyo to attend former premier Shinzo Abe's state funeral

Tokyo [Japan], September 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday arrived in Tokyo to attend the state funeral of ...

Alec Baldwin and wife Hilaria Baldwin welcome 7th baby: Our tiny dream come true

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Power couple Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria Baldwin welcomed their seventh child together, a ...

Seattle continues trek into playoff spot against FC Cincinnati

Each remaining game is a virtual must-win for the Seattle Sounders to reach the MLS Cup Playoffs, beginning with Tuesday ...

Seattle continues trek toward playoff spot against FC Cincinnati

Each remaining game is a virtual must-win for the Seattle Sounders to reach the MLS Cup Playoffs, beginning with Tuesday ...

Crimea head comments on future of 'special military operation status

Donbass republics joining Russia will mark a ?point of no return,? said Sergey AksyonovRussia will soon transition from conducting a ...

50 MAIN Hollywood movies about or staged in Russia

Almost from the very invention of cinema, the U.S. has had a popular stereotype of a "Russian bad guy", while ...

Stability of Indo-Pacific should be secured as global situation is challenging: Jaishankar

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): During his bilateral talks with US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin in the Pentagon on ...

UN General Assembly concludes general debate

© Provided by Xinhua "The sheer number of you who took part in this debate points to the importance that ...

Tyson Fury: Anthony Joshua missed contract deadline, fight off

Tyson Fury said his Dec. 3 bout against Anthony Joshua is off the table after Joshua did not sign a ...

Influential Egyptian Cleric Al-Qaradawi Dies at 96

Cairo - Prominent Egyptian Islamist cleric Sheikh Youssef al-Qaradawi, a major force behind the 2011 Arab Spring revolutions across the ...

France's Macron Lands First State Visit of Biden's Presidency

Washington - French President Emmanuel Macron will travel to Washington in early December for the first state visit of President ...

Pentagon Chief criticises China's "unprecedented provocations", reaffirms India-US partnership for brighter future of Indo-Pacific

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], September 27 (ANI): US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin sharply criticised China for "unprecedented provocations in the ...

Don Mattingly begins final week with Marlins in series vs. Mets

The relationship between Don Mattingly and Buck Showalter goes back more than 40 years. But this week might mark the ...

There should be no space for fraud in Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana: Mansukh Mandaviya

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Monday emphasized on the use of technology to ...

Cameroon's Separatists Say Splinter Groups Kill, Abduct Fighters

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroon's English-speaking separatists have for the first time acknowledged deadly clashes between splinter rebel groups.In a video ...

Lagos Observes 'Car Free Day' to Promote Cleaner Air

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigeria's economic hub of Lagos is the most congested city in Africa and has some of its ...

MoS Chauhan hold talks with Russian Deputy Minister for Communications, highlights India's success in digital infrastructure

Bucharest [Romania], September 27 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Communications, Devusinh Chauhan held a bilateral talk with Deputy Minister ...

Former Biden spokeswoman issues election warning

Jen Psaki has suggested that Democrats will lose control of Congress if voters see the elections as a referendum on ...

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U.S. stock markets slide amidst turmoil on currency and bond markets

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had a choppy day Monday, which was marred by severe gyrations in bond ...

100th anniversary of renowned Hollywood sign calls for repaint

HOLLYWOOD, California: Ahead of its 100th anniversary, the world famous Hollywood sign on Mount Lee overlooking Los Angeles is being ...

US Senate targets Facebook, Google for money shared with news groups

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has approved a bill that will allow news organizations to jointly negotiate with ...

Financial crisis hits Asian markets, British pound collapses

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - An extraordinary plunge in the British pound to an all-time low on Monday has spooked investors, ...

1.1 million Teslas in U.S. recalled for software update

AUSTIN, Texas: Due to increased risks caused by a fault in its automatic window reversal system, electric vehicle maker Tesla ...

Surging costs to result in vegetable shortages, says EU farmers

PARIS, France: Throughout northern and western Europe, vegetable producers are considering not planting crops due to the financial effects of ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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