Wed, 28 Sep 2022

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...

Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

Malaysia to give Myanmar a hard time in upcoming ASEAN meeting after death of kids

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian nations must decide whether a five-point plan to end the violence in Myanmar is ...

Large number of illegal Bangladeshis arrested in neighboring Indian state

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian state of Tripura has decided to form a special investigation team (SIT) of local ...

US seeks lower truck emissions, transition to electric

WASHINGTON D.C.: After Congress approved new initiatives to speed the adoption of zero-emission vehicles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

Cyclone roars through Canada with 80 mph winds, damage called heavy

HALIFAX, Canada: Cyclone Fiona struck northeast Canada this weekend, with reports of houses being washed into the ocean, roofs torn ...

Royals reveal details of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place

LONDON (CNN), 24 September 2022 - Buckingham Palace has released a photograph of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place within ...

EU considers new sanctions against Russia, including cap on gas prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In response to a new escalation in Russia's war against Ukraine, the European Union is considering an oil ...

Invincible Defense Technology to put warring parties on path to peace

Longstanding divisive issues between Azerbaijan and Armenia resulting from or related to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict remain unresolved, despite continuing efforts ...

US to seek death penalty against alleged New York bike path killer

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. government said it will seek the death penalty for Sayfullo Saipov, the man charged with running ...

Hong Kong expected to reduce strict COVID-19 quarantine policy

HONG KONG: To keep the city connected with the rest of the world, while ensuring an "orderly opening-up," Hong Kong ...

Ashraf Ghani still considers himself the legitimate Afghanistan president

In his first public and comprehensive interview after the collapse of the Afghan Government back in August last year, the ...

China aims to scuttle Sudan-UAE port deal

Khartoum [Sudan], September 28 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is set to build a new port in the Red ...

Mets feel heat ahead of finale vs. Marlins

With eight days left in the season, the New York Mets are bound for the playoffs and in a tie ...

Sabarmati Rowing course set to become hub for international events

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], September 28 (ANI): The picturesque Sabarmati flowing through the city of Ahmedabad could soon become a hub ...

Removal of PFI necessary to make India terror-free: Vishwa Hindu Parishad spokesperson Vinod Bansal

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): Expressing the need to finish terrorism in the country, Vishwa Hindu Parishad's spokesperson Vinod ...

U.S. S&P 500 drops to new low for year amid rising interest rates

© Provided by Xinhua "People are concerned about the Federal Reserve, the direction of interest rates, the health of the ...

Taliban calls on Pakistan to stop meddling in Afghanistan's internal affairs

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 28 (ANI): Referring to remarks by Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif claiming the presence of terrorist groups ...

Zelenskyy to UN: Isolate Russia

United Nations - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told the U.N. Security Council Tuesday that Russia must be isolated internationally for ...

Biden Keeps US Target for Refugee Admissions at 125,000

san diego, california - President Joe Biden on Wednesday formally kept the nation's cap on refugee admissions at 125,000 for ...

ECB offers to host India-Pakistan Test series in attempt to revive bilateral cricket between arch-rivals

Karachi [Pakistan], September 28 (ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has made an offer to host a Test series ...

Six sprint races to take place in 2023 season, announces Formula 1

London [UK], September 28 (ANI): Formula 1 has announced that six Sprint races a season will be taking place from ...

Pak Army, Taliban involved in narco trade: NATO investigation

Brussels [Belgium], September 28 (ANI): The unholy nexus of the Pakistan Army and the Taliban's involvement in the narco trade ...

Karnataka Home Minister welcomes Centre's ban on PFI, 5 others for terror links

Shivmogga (Karnataka) [India], September 28 (ANI): Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra on Wednesday welcomed the orders of the central government ...

South Africa skipper Temba Bavuma expects series against India to be competitive

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], September 28 (ANI): Ahead of the first T20I against India in Thiruvananthapuram, South African skipper Temba Bavuma ...

World Food Programme calls for USD 1.1 bn aid for food-insecure Afghans

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 28 (ANI): Due to a massive surge in food insecurity amid the Ukraine war, the World Food ...

Patience is running out, says UN envoy on engagement with Taliban

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): Patience is running out for many in the international community when it comes to ...

Ban on PFI was necessary to keep country intact, says BJP Gen Secy Arun Singh

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 28 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National General Secretary Arun Singh on Wednesday said that the ...

NSA Sullivan, Jaishankar discuss US-India strategic partnership, Ukraine war

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): White House National Security Advisor Jack Sullivan on Wednesday met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar ...

Australia recalls Warner, Starc, Marsh, Stoinis for home series against West Indies

Melbourne [Australia], September 28 (ANI): Australia has recalled four of their stars for the upcoming series at home against West ...

Centre bans Popular Front of India, its affiliates for "terror links"

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi, September 28 (ANI) The Central government has banned Popular Front of India (PFI), its associates, and ...

China opens illegal police posts across globe

Beijing [China], September 28 (ANI): In a quest to emerge as a global superpower, the Chinese government has opened numerous ...

US: Commerce Secy Raimondo welcomes India's participation in IPEF

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo met with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday ...

Centre declares PFI 'unlawful association' for 5 years

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): The Central Government on Tuesday declared the Popular Front of India (PFI) and its ...

Gold at National Games 'No Cakewalk', says Murali Sreeshankar

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], September 28 (ANI): Murali Sreeshankar, the Indian long jumper who won the silver medal at the Commonwealth ...

India's approach to Ukraine conflict will continue to be human-centric: UN envoy Kamboj

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): India has repeatedly called for a prompt cessation of hostilities in the Ukraine conflict ...

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Australia weighs US offer to build nuclear submarines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration and the Australian government are in discussions regarding the U.S. building the island nation's first ...

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...

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