Thu, 28 Oct 2021

Germany reports 15,145 new infections in one day, highest since May

BERLIN, Germany: On Saturday, Germany recorded the highest number of new coronavirus cases since mid-May, rising from 95 to 100 ...

South African elephant kills poacher, chases off hunters

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa: An elephant has trampled a suspected poacher to death in South Africa's Kruger National Park, ...

As Covid infections, deaths rise, Moscow closing schools, businesses

MOSCOW, Russia: As Russia recorded the highest numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the pandemic began in 2020, beginning ...

4,000 pound sunfish is largest ever seen by experts

Autonomous Ceuta, Spain: A 4,000 pound sunfish was released after being caught in a fishing net off of autonomous Ceuta, ...

Russia, China hold naval patrol off Japan

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia and China have conducted their first-ever joint patrol in the western part of the Pacific Ocean, the ...

Scientific data shows Vikings in Canada 500 years before Columbs

GRONINGEN, Netherlands: Scientists from the University of Groningen recently used a new dating technique and and referenced a past solar ...

Republic of Barbados elects woman as first president

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados: Prior to becoming a republic and removing Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state, Barbados has elected ...

Polish controversy as officials say EU laws violate constitution

BRUSSELS, Belgium: A Brussels summit of 27 European Union member states is being overshadowed by a dispute with Poland about ...

Mexico's richest man agrees to rebuild collapsed subway line

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: On Wednesday, telecom and construction magnate Carlos Slim, Mexico's richest person, reached an agreement with the Mexico ...

Canadian men pulled from waters by Sikhs who made rope from turbans

VICTORIA, British Columbia: A group of Sikh hikers in Canada used their unraveled turbans to rescue two men who fell ...

Poland sends 6,000 soldiers to Belarus border to stop flow of migrants

WARSAW, Poland: On Tuesday, the Polish Defense Ministry said it had increased the number of troops on its border with ...

US government warns Americans to avoid travel to Singapore

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Department have warned Americans to avoid travel ...

In response to threats, Japan PM calls for greater military spending

TOKYO, Japan: During a televised debate with eight political leaders prior to the national elections on 31st October, Prime Minister ...

Eruption of Canary Island volcano sets new record

LA PALMA, Canary Islands: Officials in the Canary Islands said there are no signs that the eruption of a volcano, ...

British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

Nigma Galaxy confirm break from CS:GO competition

Nigma Galaxy, an Emirati esports organization, have confirmed they will back away from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive competition for the foreseeable ...

Astros favored to even World Series with Jose Urquidy on mound

Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker had two options to be his starting pitcher for Game 2 of the World Series, ...

Afghanistan: Women's rights, education and jobs denied since Taliban takeover: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 28 (ANI): As the Taliban returned to power in Afghanistan twenty years after their ouster by the ...

Harbhajan asks journalist to listen to Ramiz Raja's views on Amir before supporting pacer

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Four days since the high-voltage clash between India and Pakistan in the ICC T20 ...

LHP Tucker Davidson replaces Charlie Morton on WS roster

The Atlanta Braves replaced injured starting pitcher Charlie Morton by adding left-handed pitcher Tucker Davidson to their World Series roster ...

Keanu Reeves gifts Rolex watches to 'John Wick: Chapter 4' stuntmen

Washington [US], October 28 (ANI): Actor Keanu Reeves sure knows how to treat his movie crew right! To express his ...

India says it will continue to support Sudan, South Sudan in journey towards peace, development

New York [US], October 27 (ANI): India will continue to support Sudan and South Sudan in their journey towards peace ...

T20 WC: Trumpelmann sets high standards, says Namibia skipper Erasmus

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 27 (ANI): Namibia captain, Gerhard Erasmus said bowler Ruben Trmpelmann suets the standards high after the ...

MoS Muraleedharan visits construction site of BAPS temple in Abu Dhabi

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs (MOS) V Muraleedharan on Wednesday visited the ...

No shortage of DAP, urea, other fertilisers in Karnataka: Union Minister

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], October 27 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Bhagwanth Khuba on Wednesday asserted that ...

Saudi Arabia to provide 4.2 billion USD aid to Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 27 (ANI): Saudi Arabia has announced to provide 4.2 billion USD worth of assistance to Pakistan to ...

T20 WC: Namibia hold nerve to beat Scotland by 4 wickets

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 27 (ANI): Namibia kicked off their Super 12 campaign with a victory against Scotland by 4 ...

Disinformation campaign against Mohammad Shami orchestrated post-India's defeat at T20 WC

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Following India's defeat against Pakistan in the ongoing ICC Men's T20 World Cup on ...

PM Modi participates in East Asia Summit, emphasises importance of resilient global value chain, free and open Indo-Pacific

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday participated in the 16th East Asia Summit via ...

Disinformation campaign against Mohammad Shami orchestrated by Pakistan post-India's defeat at T20 WC

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Following India's defeat against Pakistan in the ongoing ICC Men's T20 World Cup on ...

Study finds how glycogen is linked to heat generation in fat cells

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): Discovery of a new metabolic pathway for stored sugars helps explain how cellular energy is ...

Taliban-appointed top diplomat, head of US Mission to Afghanistan meet in Qatar: Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 27 (ANI): Acting Afghan Foreign Minister from the Taliban government, Amir Khan Muttaqi, on Wednesday met with ...

Difficult to predict time-frame, but Covaxin will get WHO's approval, says AIIMS Professor

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Reacting to World Health Organisation (WHO) seeking additional clarifications for emergency use listing of ...

Mort Sahl, trailblazing stand-up comic, dies at 94

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): Mort Sahl, a political satirist whose biting wit and uncompromising intellect broadened the world of ...

French Open: PV Sindhu, Sen advance; Saina retires with injury

Paris [France], October 27 (ANI): India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu defeated Denmark's Julie Jakobsen in straight sets to advance into ...

US will explore development of Indo-Pacific economic framework: Biden

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced that America will explore the development of an ...

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau unveils new cabinet

Ottawa [Canada], October 27 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced his new cabinet over a month after his ...

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As Covid returns, Austria warns of lockdown for unvaccinated

VIENNA, Austria: Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg said unvaccinated people in the country could face new lockdown restrictions, as COVID-19 cases ...

Germany reports 15,145 new infections in one day, highest since May

BERLIN, Germany: On Saturday, Germany recorded the highest number of new coronavirus cases since mid-May, rising from 95 to 100 ...

South African elephant kills poacher, chases off hunters

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa: An elephant has trampled a suspected poacher to death in South Africa's Kruger National Park, ...

As Covid infections, deaths rise, Moscow closing schools, businesses

MOSCOW, Russia: As Russia recorded the highest numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the pandemic began in 2020, beginning ...

4,000 pound sunfish is largest ever seen by experts

Autonomous Ceuta, Spain: A 4,000 pound sunfish was released after being caught in a fishing net off of autonomous Ceuta, ...

Russia, China hold naval patrol off Japan

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia and China have conducted their first-ever joint patrol in the western part of the Pacific Ocean, the ...

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