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Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...

Trump-appointed head of VOA has authority dashed by court judgement

The chief executive overseeing the Voice of America and its sister networks has acted unconstitutionally in investigating what he claimed ...

Nicaraguan passenger truck crashes, killing 17, injuring dozens

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, November 24 (ANI): At least seventeen people died and 25 others sustained injuries in a single-vehicle road collision ...

Investigators in Xinjiang blocked by Chinese government

Investigators looking for evidence of forced labor in clothing supply chains in the northwestern Chinese region of Xinjiang on behalf ...

U.S. pulls out of international open skies treaty

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is no longer a party to the Open Skies Treaty. The U.S, formerly left ...

France to ease restrictions between now and January

PARIS, France - Aware that the French are becoming weary of lockdown and need to have a better sense of ...

U.S. records 1 million Covid cases in past week, total now exceeds 12m

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of people to have contracted Covid-19 in the United States reached, and surpassed, 12 million ...

U.S. president spotted at golf course during G20 Covid-19 talks

WASHINGTON, DC - November 22 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump, who participated in his final Group of 20 summit on ...

Three convicted murderers to face execution before Trump leaves office

WASHINGTON, DC - The Trump administration is to execute three more prisoners on Death Row, prior to Mr Trump leaving ...

World Covid-19 cases at highest level ever

More cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past four weeks than in the first six months of the ...

Pakistan: No Plans to Recognize Israel

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan reiterated Tuesday it will not establish relations with Israel until there is "a viable, independent and contiguous" ...

Rays hero Arozarena arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

Tampa Bay Rays postseason hero Randy Arozarena was arrested in Mexico on suspicion of domestic violence, according to multiple reports. ...

France unveils gradual easing of nationwide coronavirus lockdown

The Champs-Elysees Avenue and the Arc de Triomphe are seen after the Christmas illuminations were switched on in Paris, France, ...

More than 3 months after crash, Jakobsen rides again

Dutch sprinter Fabio Jakobsen said on Tuesday that he was riding for the first time since his horror crash in ...

Chelsea, Sevilla reach Champions League last 16

Chelsea were joined in the next round by Group E rivals Sevilla after the Spanish side won 2-1 at Krasnodar.Chelsea ...

NMCG virtually celebrates International Freshwater Dolphin Day

New Delhi [India], November 24 (ANI): Environmentalists, wildlife experts and conservationists joined the virtual celebration of International Freshwater Dolphin Day ...

Ghani thanks India, Iran for Chabahar corridor, air corridor

Geneva [Switzerland], November 24 (ANI): Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said hailed the role of India and Iran for ...

United Nations: Looming Famine in Yemen Comparable to 1980s Africa

ISTANBUL/SANAA - In 1984 and 1985, about a million people died in Ethiopia in a famine that was widely broadcast ...

Millions of Americans travel for Thanksgiving, ignoring CDC guidance

Passengers wait to depart at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, the United States, March 13, 2020. (Xinhua/Wang ...

Rugby world mourns 'genius' Dominici after death at 48

Former rugby international Christophe Dominici, who was found dead at the age of 48 in a park near Paris on ...

Cameroon women's opposition figure jailed for six months

A Cameroonian military tribunal has jailed the head of the main opposition party's women's wing for six months for "plotting ...

In Pandemic Era's Isolation, Meaning of 'Self-Care' Evolves

NEW YORK - These days, with a pandemic raging, this is what life can look like: out the days in ...

Biden Transition to US Power Formally Starts

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to power in Washington has formally started after a government agency declared him ...

Nisqy returns to Europe, signs with Fnatic

Belgium-born mid laner Yasin "Nisqy" Dincer is returning to Europe after signing with Fnatic. The 22-year-old was with the Fnatic ...

Germany's DAX 30 index to add 10 companies in major revamp

Germany's blue-chip DAX 30 index will grow by 10 companies and tighten entry rules following criticism over the spectacular collapse ...

Four key trends for travel, tourism recovery - report

There is a need for the public and private sector to work together to recover the millions of jobs impacted ...

23 citizens of Nepal found COVID-19 positive at India-Nepal border

Champawat (Uttarakhand) [India], November 24 (ANI): A total number of 23 Nepali citizens have been found positive in the last ...

Coronavirus vaccines: health experts identify ways to build public trust

The pharmaceutical companies Pfizer and BioNtech announced Nov. 20, 2020, that they will seek emergency use authorization from the Food ...

How Biden and Kerry could rebuild America's global climate leadership

John Kerry helped bring the world into the Paris climate agreement and expanded America's reputation as a climate leader. That ...

Hanwha Life Esports sign Deft, Chovy

Hanwha Life Esports signed ADC Hyuk-kyu "Deft" Kim and mid laner Ji-hoon "Chovy" Jeong to their League of Legends team, ...

Police, military should get first COVID-19 vaccine shot - Duterte

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 24 (PIA) --President Rodrigo Roa Duterte wants the members of the military and the police to get ...

Israeli Delegation Visit to Sudan Aims to Improve Relations

KHARTOUM - A delegation from Israel visited Sudan Monday for talks aimed at advancing a U.S.-brokered deal to establish formal ...

Kenya's LGBTQ Community Faces Increased Abuse During Pandemic

NAIROBI - Kenya has acknowledged that COVID-19 restrictions are fueling cases of gender-based-violence but has been less open on abuses ...

Biden Introduces Diplomatic, National Security Team

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden held an event Tuesday to introduce the individuals he plans to nominate for top ...

Jailed Russian Historian Dmitriyev Goes On Trial Again

PETROZAVODSK, Russia -- Russian historian Yury Dmitriyev, who was sentenced to 13 years in prison on a controversial child sexual-abuse ...

Colombian cyclist Lopez signs Movistar deal

Colombian climbing specialist Miguel Angel Lopez will ride for Movistar next season after five years at Astana, his new team ...

Star India acquires CSA media rights until 2024

Indian television station, Star India has acquired the media rights of Cricket South Africa (CSA) till the end of the ...

Aguero won't be rushed back, says Man City boss Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he will not rush Sergio Aguero back into action despite his side's lack of ...

Firmino is key player in Liverpool 'orchestra', says Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Roberto Firmino is a key player in his Anfield "orchestra" despite the Brazil forward's recent ...

Netball SA names Proteas squad for Malawi Test series

Proteas head coach Dorette Badenhorst named a 15-player squad that will face Malawi at this month's Challenge International Test series.The ...

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White House formally engages in transition to Biden presidency

WASHINGTON, DC - The General Services Administration has ascertained that President-elect Joe Biden is the "apparent winner" of the November ...

Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...

Trump-appointed head of VOA has authority dashed by court judgement

The chief executive overseeing the Voice of America and its sister networks has acted unconstitutionally in investigating what he claimed ...

Nicaraguan passenger truck crashes, killing 17, injuring dozens

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, November 24 (ANI): At least seventeen people died and 25 others sustained injuries in a single-vehicle road collision ...

Investigators in Xinjiang blocked by Chinese government

Investigators looking for evidence of forced labor in clothing supply chains in the northwestern Chinese region of Xinjiang on behalf ...

U.S. pulls out of international open skies treaty

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is no longer a party to the Open Skies Treaty. The U.S, formerly left ...

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