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Law allowing non-citizens to vote ruled unconstitutional in New York

ALBANY, New York: A New York state judge has struck down a recent law giving 800,000 non-citizen New York City ...

Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...

Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...

14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...

Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

French urged to conserve energy use to prepare for winter

PARIS, France: Amidst shortages and soaring prices caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine and subsequent supply cuts, the heads of ...

At this week's G7 meeting, imports of Russian gold to be banned

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the latest in a series of sanctions aimed at further isolating Russia economically over its invasion of ...

Myanmar military thwarts weapon transporting by PDF fighters

MAGWAY, Myanmar - At least eight resistance fighters were killed on Wednesday when junta troops intercepted a truck they were ...

Shanghai Beijing say life returning to normal after Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: As Shanghai reports no new cases of Covid for the first time in two months, Shanghai's top communist ...

To counter Chinese, US, Japan, Australia, UK create Pacific group

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House has reported that the U.S., Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the UK have created an ...

U.S. Armed Services Committee backs Biden's record defense budget

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee has backed President Joe Biden's proposal to increase spending for ...

Pay dispute forces British Airways' staff to OK strike vote

LONDON, England: British Airways' staff at London's Heathrow airport has voted to strike due to pay disputes. Amidst an already ...

Cricket fraternity praises Rishabh Pant for his heroic knock against England in fifth Test

Birmingham [UK], July 2 (ANI): The cricket world was in awe of India's wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant following his outstanding innings ...

Pakistani politician uses slain singer Moose Wala's pictures for poll campaign

Punjab [Pakistan], July 2 (ANI): Images of slain Indian singer Sidhu Moose Wala are being used by a party member ...

Erdogan says Turkey will have world's best military

The leader said his country's armed forces have created a ?great and powerful? TurkeyTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed ...

US Announces $820 Million Military Aid Package for Ukraine

The United States announced details Friday of $820 million in additional military aid for Ukraine, including new surface-to-air missile systems ...

Libya Protesters Storm Parliament Building in Tobruk

Tripoli, Libya - Protesters stormed Libya's parliament building in the eastern city of Tobruk on Friday, demonstrating against deteriorating living ...

Canada Abortion Providers Prepare to Receive US Patients

vancouver, british columbia - Medical centers in Canada that perform abortions are preparing to receive patients from U.S. states that ...

Biden to Award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, ...

Nadda inaugurates national officer bearers' meet ahead of BJP's National Executive meeting in Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 2 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president JP Nadda on Saturday inaugurated the party's national ...

Rajnath Singh leaves for Hyderabad to participate in two-day national executive meeting

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday left for Hyderabad to participate in the two-day ...

KCR not to receive PM Modi at Hyderabad airport, third time in six months

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 2 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao will not receive Prime Minister Narendra Modi at ...

Denzel Washington among honorees set to receive US Presidential Medal of Freedom

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): Hollywood star Denzel Washington can now add another achievement to his list of accolades as ...

Veteran actor Joe Turkel passes away at 94

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): Actor Joe Turkel, best known for his roles in 'The Shining' and 'Blade Runner', is ...

At Doha meet, US censures Taliban on rights issues in Afghanistan

Doha [Qatar], July 2 (ANI): A high-level US delegation met with senior Taliban representatives in Qatar to discuss concerns about ...

Pakistan inflicts on Baloch nation and spreads drugs in Balochistan: BNM

Awaran [Pakistan], July 2 (ANI): The members of the Baloch National Movement's (BNM) Awaran and the associated zones organized a ...

PM Modi to participate in 2-day BJP National Executive meeting in Hyderabad

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Hyderabad on Saturday to participate in the ...

Young entrepreneur runs own pen brand in Guizhou

© Provided by Xinhua GUIYANG, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Yuan Jian, 27, graduated from the Ministry of Education's Key Laboratory ...

Dustin Johnson ties Carlos Ortiz for lead at LIV Portland

Dustin Johnson shot a 4-under-par 68 to tie Mexico's Carlos Ortiz for the lead after the second round of the ...

Japan to provide continuous support to Sri Lanka: Envoy Hideaki

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 2 (ANI): Japanese Ambassador to Sri Lanka Mizukoshi Hideaki on Friday said that Japan is ready ...

BJP's mega show in Hyderabad, national executive meeting to start today

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 2 (ANI): The two-day Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National Executive meeting will start in Hyderabad today. ...

J.T. Poston opens four-shot lead at John Deere Classic

J.T. Poston followed his opening-round 62 with a 6-under-par 65 Friday to establish a healthy lead after two rounds of ...

At least 21 killed in missile strikes on residential area in Ukraine's Odeassa region

Kyiv [Ukraine], July 2 (ANI): At least 21 people were killed and dozens injured when the Russian missile on Friday ...

Monkeypox Cases Triple in Europe, WHO Says; Africa Concerned

LONDON - The World Health Organization's Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the ...

Biden Vows to Protect Abortion Rights After Roe v. Wade Reversal

Washington - U.S. President Joe Biden vowed to protect the right of American women to access abortion, following what he ...

10 things that define Russian Cossacks

Cossacks have been known since the 15th century and they are still around today, still following the traditions of their ...

Maxime Crepeau visits old club as first-place LAFC battles Whitecaps

Los Angeles FC won't have newly acquired international stars Gareth Bale and Giorgio Chiellini in the lineup Saturday night at ...

Pakistan-backed war criminal gets death in Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh], July 2 (ANI): Bangladesh International Crimes Tribuna-1 on Thursday sentenced Pakistan-backed war criminal Md Shafi Uddin Moulana to ...

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Asian stock markets gain ground as Wall Street closes for long weekend

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia generally moved higher on Monday despite continuing concerns over a potential global recession.U.S. ...

Barbecues in jeopardy as food prices jump for US Fourth of July

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to surging food prices, summer cookouts for the U.S. Independence Day holiday are more expensive, forcing Americans ...

US employers see small shift as job market cooling

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a cardboard box factory outside Baltimore, people have been walking into the office of Paul Centenari, chief ...

IKEA says store inventories return to pre-Covid levels

DELFT, Netherlands: IKEA officials said this week that the furniture retailer's warehouses in Europe are as full as they were ...

21 percent six-month loss strips S&P 500 of $8 trillion in value

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After the first six months of 2022, the S&P 500 recorded a loss of 20.6 ...

Washington reports US economy falls 1.6 percent in Q1 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the record high trade deficit and a resurgence in COVID-19 infections that curbed spending on services, ...

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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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