Sat, 28 May 2022

Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...

Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

486 anti-christian attacks took place in India last year, hunt is on: Pinarayi Vijayan

Kochi (Kerala) [India], May 28 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday, while recalling the attacks against Christians in ...

India's silent diplomacy amid Ukraine crisis allows room for strategic autonomy

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): India has faced some questions from the west on what is being described by ...

Marcos says Philippines to uphold South China Sea ruling

Manila [Philippines], May 28 (ANI): Newly-elected Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos has said that he would uphold an international ruling against ...

Surfer Helps Families Honor Loved Ones With 'One Last Wave'

Newport, Rhode Island - Surfing is no longer a solitary pursuit for Dan Fischer. When he catches a wave along ...

US Talking With Ukraine About Delivering More Powerful Rocket

U.S. military officials acknowledge they have spoken to Ukrainian officials repeatedly about Kyiv's requests for newer, more advanced weapons that ...

UN envoy seeks thorough probe into rising terror strikes in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 28 (ANI): Alarmed by continued terror attacks in Afghanistan, UN Special Rapporteur Richard Bennett has called for ...

Biden appears to confuse North and South Korea

The US president mistakenly claimed that North Korea supported Washington in imposing sanctions on RussiaUS President Joe Biden added to ...

Rights office welcomes Zambia's pledge to abolish the death penalty

Zambia's plan to abolish the death penalty adds to the growing global chorus against the practice, the UN Human Rights ...

No need for mass vaccination against monkeypox WHO

Meanwhile, the total number of cases in the UK alone has reached 106There is no need for mass vaccination against ...

Iran seizes Greek tankers after US piracy

Tehran's troops boarded two Greek oil tankers after Athens enabled the US seizure of an Iranian-flagged vesselIranian soldiers seized two ...

Dozen Journalists Held in Ethiopia Crackdown

Nairobi, Kenya - At least a dozen journalists have been detained in a wave of arrests in Ethiopia, media workers ...

Who Are The Neo-Nazis Fighting For Russia In Ukraine?

The video, published in December 2020, showed two nattily dressed Russian men -- waistcoats, pocket squares, silk ties - sipping ...

Main focus of Vice President's visit to Sengal, Gabon is Francophone countries: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The main focus of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's visit to Senegal and Gabon is ...

Iran Seizes 2 Greek Tankers Amid Row Over US Oil Grab

DUBAI/ATHENS - Iranian forces seized two Greek tankers in the Gulf on Friday, shortly after Tehran warned it would take ...

'We Don't Have Food': African Leaders Meet as Crises Grow

DJIBO, Burkina Faso - African leaders gathered for a summit Friday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, to address growing humanitarian needs ...

Calls for Investigation Mount Over Xinjiang Police Files

Washington - Western governments are demanding that U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet receive full access to sites ...

Police on Scene Made Decision to Wait Before Entering Texas School

The head of the Texas Department of Public Safety said Friday that police responding to the shooting at an elementary ...

Shehbaz blames Imran for Pakistan's economic woes in his first public address as PM

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): Refuting the allegations of foreign conspiracy made by PTI chief Imran Khan, Pakistan Prime Minister ...

Ship Expands Iran Revolutionary Guard's Reach to New Waters

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard is building a massive support ship near the strategic Strait of ...

We Don't Have Food': African Leaders Meet as Crises Grow

DJIBO, Burkina Faso - African leaders gathered for a summit Friday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, to address growing humanitarian needs ...

Biden Tells Naval Academy Grads Putin 'NATO-ized Europe'

Annapolis, Maryland - President Joe Biden told Naval Academy graduates Friday that they will be 'representatives and defenders of our ...

CBBC's move online could damage its identity, value and brand recognition

You may remember when TV channel BBC Three was made an online-only brand in 2016. The reason given at that ...

States urged to do more to help Haitians fleeing insecurity by sea

Amid growing insecurity and gang violence in Haiti, the numbers of desperate people resorting to risky sea crossings has sharply ...

The 'Deadly Fruit' Of Ukraine's Battlefields

Photographs of Russian artillery and rockets embedded in trees capture the intensity of fighting in Ukraine. British explosives expert Chris ...

Kissinger turns 99, declared enemy by Ukraine

The elder US statesman was declared an ?accomplice in the crimes? of Russia for urging a swift peace dealFormer US ...

Euro and dollar are toxic Russia

The country can no longer rely on the currencies to conduct safe transactions, the finance minister saysThe globe's top reserve ...

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After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...

Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...

Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

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