Wed, 19 Jan 2022

US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...

US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...

Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...

One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...

Former Denmark defense minister charged with leaking state secrets

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: An official at the highest level of the Denmark government has been charged with leaking state secrets. Claus ...

West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...

Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Omicron to infect half of Europe in weeks, says WHO

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Based on the 7 million new cases reported across Europe in the first week of 2022, the World ...

China hosts Middle East foreign ministers in rare gathering

BEIJING, China: This week, the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain are visiting China for meetings with ...

As Covid increases, Chile begins fourth vaccine dose for vulnerable

SANTIAGO, Chile: As the number of daily COVID-19 cases continues rising, Chile has began administering a fourth vaccination dose to ...

Ukraine: What We Know

WASHINGTON - Russia's buildup of an estimated 100,000 troops along its border with Ukraine, along with military exercises in Belarus, ...

Afghan Acting PM Urges World to Recognize Taliban Government

The Taliban's acting prime minister asked the global community Wednesday to grant legitimacy to Afghanistan's new government, insisting it has ...

ICC congratulates Erasmus on reaching 100-ODI landmark

Paarl [South Africa], January 19 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has congratulated Marais Erasmus for officiating in 100 men's ...

Gaana's AutoQueue reads minds?!

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 19 (ANI/PNN): India's most loved music streaming app, Gaana has unveiled yet another unique product feature ...

RMC Education Service Centre announces consultation guidance for students pursuing MBBS Abroad

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI/Target Media): The medical profession is among the noblest professions of the world and the ...

Willem Dafoe to make 'SNL' hosting debut with Katy Perry as musical guest

Washington [US], January 19 (ANI): Actor Willem Dafoe is set to make his 'Saturday Night Live' (SNL) hosting debut on ...

India, Denmark agree to work together on green fuels including green hydrogen

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): India and Denmark agreed to initiate joint research and development on green fuels including ...

Second edition of 100 PC Cricket Future Leaders Programme launched by ICC

Dubai [UAE], January 19 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced that a further 20 future female leaders in cricket ...

OLX Autos announces the second edition of a two-day design summit around design and art 'OLX D'Light '22'

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): The design team at OLX Autos today announced the launch of the second annual ...

How climate change alarmism has turned into pure fantasy

Campaigners, researchers and commentators demanding action on climate change have a tendency to err on the side of catastrophe when ...

ICAO gives verdict on Belarus forced plane landing

The international body believes the bomb threat was fakedAn investigation by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) into last year's ...

OSIA OSIA, India's homegrown luxury herbal skincare brand, registers 100 per cent growth in 2021

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): OSIA OSIA, India's luxury herbal and organic skincare brand has registered a staggering 100% ...

Pakistan to give compensation for Chinese nationals working in Dasu project killed or injured in terrorist attack

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 19 (ANI): Pakistan has decided to compensate the 36 Chinese nationals who were killed or injured in ...

Yorkshire appoint Ottis Gibson as head coach

Birmingham [UK], January 19 (ANI): Yorkshire County Cricket Club on Wednesday announced the appointment of Ottis Gibson as Head Coach ...

Details of transfer in Pak bank account emerge in blogger's murder conspiracy

London [UK], January 19 (ANI): The case of the British-Pakistani man Muhammad Gohir Khan, charged for conspiring to kill Netherlands-based ...

No Indian in ICC Men's T20I Team of 2021, Babar Azam named captain

Dubai [UAE], January 19 (ANI): No Indian has been named in the ICC T20I Team of 2021 and Babar Azam ...

Representing every girl who has been deprived of sports, says Aditi Chauhan

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 19 (ANI): Team India goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan believes that a good run in the Asian Cup ...

Smart City Living Lab at IIITH announces winners of Water Challenge

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 19 (ANI/PR Newswire): Smart City Living Lab at IIITH, in collaboration with the Government of Telangana ...

Poland wont antagonize China to please US media

Polish president set to visit Beijing Olympics as US-China ties sour under BidenDespite being a close ally of the US, ...

Serb who vowed to avenge Djokovic wins again at Australian Open

Miomir Kecmanovic is into the third round at Melbourne ParkMiomir Kecmanovic continues to make good on his pledge to 'avenge' ...

Mandhana named in ICC Women's T20I Team of 2021

Dubai [UAE], January 19 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday named the Women's T20I Team of the Year ...

PM Modi to host first India-Central Asia meet virtually on Jan 27

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Wednesday announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

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Japanese stock markets records major falls

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday. The biggest move was the Japanese market which saw ...

UK imports to Ireland fell, trade with N. Ireland up due to Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland: Since Brexit went into effect in 2020, Ireland has witnessed a 20 percent decline in goods exported from ...

At 3.45%, mortgage rates highest in US since pandemic struck

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to a closely watched survey, U.S. mortgage rates have reached levels not seen since March 2020. In ...

U.S. stocks shatter, Nasdaq loses 387 points

NEW YORK, New York - A major rise in U.S. Treasury yields and a sell-off of financial stocks rocked Wall ...

Wild boar found with swine fever in Italy, could close pork industry

PIEDMONT, Italy: Earlier this month, a case of African swine fever, which can be deadly to pigs but harmless to ...

During lockdown, free flowers handed out to mark Tulip Day

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: As stores in Amsterdam and across the Netherlands cautiously reopened after a COVID-19 lockdown, thousands of free bunches ...

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