Mon, 30 Jan 2023

Indian cricket fraternity lauds Women in Blue's U19 T20 World Cup triumph

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): The Indian cricketing fraternity took to social media on Sunday after Team India made ...

Ramaphosa: South Africa Not Ditching Coal 'Just Like That'

Johannesburg - Coal-rich but energy-starved South Africa will not immediately abandon its fossil-fueled electricity generating plants as it transitions to ...

Women's U-19 team earns World Cup glory: A look at their journey

Potchefstroom [South Africa], January 29 (ANI): India put up a terrific display in the final against England to emerge as ...

WHO: Over 1.6B People Infected with Neglected Tropical Diseases

Geneva - Ahead of World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day Monday, the World Health Organization is calling for action to tackle ...

Sri Lankan selection committee on verge of overhaul following poor T20 World Cup

Colombo [Sri Lanka], January 29 (ANI): A little over four months after clinching the Asia Cup, the Sri Lankan team ...

Who can visit Russia WITHOUT a VISA in 2023

Residents of some 25 countries enjoy a visa-free regime with Russia. The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)Citizens of most of ...

Al-Shabab's Grip on Somalia Loosening

Minneapolis - In Somalia, al-Qaida-affiliated militant group al-Shabab has been on a gradual retreat for months, and this could be ...

Australia sweat over fitness of Green, Starc ahead of Border-Gavaskar Trophy

Sydney [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Cameron Green might come up short on his bowling fitness as he eyes ...

Hundreds Pay Tribute to Slain Eswatini Political Activist

Manzini, Eswatini - Hundreds of people, including foreign diplomats and activists, paid homage Saturday to a human rights lawyer who ...

Elephant extinction could have major impact on atmospheric carbon levels: Study

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI): Researchers report that elephants play a key role in creating forests which store more atmospheric ...

Children Denied Same Access to Treatment for HIV/AIDS as Adults

GENEVA - The U.N.'s main AIDS program says thousands of children are dying from HIV/AIDS because, unlike adults, they do ...

Was overcome with emotions, been a turbulent few months, England's Jason Roy after ton against South Africa

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 28 (ANI): England batter Jason Roy admitted on Saturday that he was overcome with emotions after ...

IndianOil chairman flags off export consignment of Aviation gasoline to Papua New Guinea

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 28 (ANI): IndianOil chairman, S M Vaidya on Saturday flagged off the first export consignment of ...

India thrash South Africa 5-2 in classification match, finish ninth in Men's Hockey World Cup

Rourkela (Odisha) [India], January 28 (ANI): Skipper Harmanpreet Singh, Akashdeep, Shamsher Singh were among the goal scorers as India thrashed ...

He's Close to Us: Wheelchair Users in Africa Await Pope

GOMA, Congo - When Pope Francis arrives in Congo and South Sudan next week, thousands of people will take special ...

UN Weekly Roundup: Jan. 21-27, 2023

united nations - Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this ...

SA vs ENG, 1st ODI: Jason Roy's ton in vain as Proteas receive World Cup boost

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 28 (ANI): South Africa spoilt Jofra Archer's return to international cricket and boosted their own chances ...

South Africa Battles Drownings With Survival Pools

cape town, south africa - A red shipping container lies in a school playground in a small South African town.The ...

Mercury helps to detail Earth's most massive extinction event: Research

Connecticut [US], January 28 (ANI): The Latest Permian Mass Extinction (LPME), which killed between 80 and 90 per cent of ...

Germany apologizes after African Union accuses it of insult

The Foreign Ministry made a botched joke about Russia's foreign minister visiting the continent ?not to see leopards?Germany's attempt to ...

15th BRICS summit to take place in South Africa's Durban in late August this year

New Delhi [India], January 28 (ANI): The 15th BRICS summit is all set to take place in South Africa's Durban ...

EU's Borrell Urges South Africa to Get Russia to End Ukraine War

JOHANNESBURG - The European Union's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell visited South Africa on Friday, urging Pretoria to use its ...

1st edition of the Indo-Egypt joint training exercise Cyclone culminates in Rajasthan

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): The inaugural edition of the Indo-Egypt joint training exercise Cyclone on Friday culminated in ...

Somaliland's oil find could reset the regional balance: here's how

The presence of oil in Somaliland has been confirmed by a recent exploration. The discovery has raised the stakes in ...

South Africa sign MoU on cooperation in re-introduction of Cheetahs in India

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): South Africa on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the ...

Berlin apologizes after African Union accuses it of insult

The German Foreign Office made a botched joke about Russia's foreign minister visiting the continent ?not to see leopards?Germany's attempt ...

First ODI against South Africa to mark return of pacer Jofra Archer to international cricket

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 27 (ANI): In the opening One-Day International against South Africa on Friday in Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein, ...

All-female panel to officiate at ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2023

Dubai [UAE], January 27 (ANI): For the first time in the history of ICC global tournaments, an all-female panel of ...

US claims Islamic State commander killed in Africa

President Joe Biden escalated Washington's military presence in Somalia last year, reversing a troop withdrawal ordered by his predecessorA senior ...

Indian Women's Hockey team go down 1-3 to Netherlands in second friendly tie

Cape Town, January 27 (ANI): The Indian Women's Hockey Team lost to the Netherlands 1-3 in their second friendly tie ...

Somalia Welcomes Killing of IS Leader

WASHINGTON - Somalia's government welcomed the death of Bilal al-Sudani, the Islamic State group leader killed by U.S. special operations ...

Islamic State leader killed in Africa, US claims

President Joe Biden escalated the US military presence in Somalia last year, reversing a troop withdrawal ordered by his predecessorA ...

US Military Kills Senior Islamic State Official in Somalia

washington - U.S. special operations forces have killed a senior Islamic State group official and 10 other terrorist operatives in ...

Senior ISIS leader Bilal-al-Sudani killed in US military operation in Somalia

Washington [US], January 27 (ANI): A US counter-terrorism operation in northern Somalia killed a senior Islamic State (ISIS) figure Bilal-al-Sudani, ...

Senegal Politics Heat Up as President Sall Stays Mum About Third Term

Washington - Senegal's former prime minister Aminata Toure says she will keep fighting against a possible third term for her ...

EU Migration Officials Review Migration Policies

European Union migration ministers are meeting in Stockholm to review migration policies, especially on returning migrants with no right to ...

African Leaders Discuss Path to Food Security at Dakar Summit

Dakar, Senegal - African heads of state and development partners will discuss ways to increase Africa's agricultural production at a ...

Hockey WC: Harmanpreet, Abhishek net braces as India blank Japan 8-0

Rourkela (Odisha)[India], January 26 (ANI): Sublime Team India defeated Japan 8-0 in their first match of the 9-16 classification round ...

Eliminating neglected diseases in Africa: there are good reasons for hope

Togo had reason to celebrate in 2022 when it became the first country in the world to eliminate four neglected ...

Why China attaches importance to railway projects it funds across the world

Beijing [China], January 26 (ANI): China attaches great importance to the railway projects it funds across the world under the ...

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Exec for Juan Valdez coffee sentenced to jail in $900,000 theft

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After being convicted of stealing more than $900,000 from the company, Rosita Joseph, former executive ...

US arms exports rise 49 percent in fiscal 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US State Department has said that in the latest fiscal year, US military equipment exported to foreign ...

Long-awaited return of tourists finally arrives in Macau gambling hub

MACAU CITY, Macau: Over the Lunar New Year holiday, Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, witnessed a resurgence of tourists ...

Senator Josh Hawley will introduce law to ban TikTok throughout US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican US Senator Josh Hawley has said that he plans to introduce a bill to ban the use ...

US says lead levels too high in baby food, orders reduction

WASHINGTON D.C.: This week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed significant limits on levels of lead in processed ...

Finland, Sweden expected to quickly join NATO

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Finland and Sweden are prepared to join the NATO alliance, the U.S. State Department announced this week.The move ...

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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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