Mon, 20 Sep 2021

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...

Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...

UK budget will not include funds for Scotland-Northern Ireland tunnel

LONDON, England: A proposed 21-mile undersea tunnel to link Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be funded, according to British ...

North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...

U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...

Indiana hospitals canceling procedures to make room for Covid patients

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Hospitals in Indiana are still reeling from the recent spurt in new Delta Covid cases across the state.According ...

Next Norway prime minster a wealthy leader of Labor Party

OSLO, Norway: The man expected to become the next prime minister of Norway, 61-year-old Jonas Gahr Stoere, was born into ...

China, climate on agenda for meeting of Australia, Japan, India, U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States will meet on 24th September to discuss issues ...

First SpaceX tourist flight begins 3 day journey

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: A rocket carrying four tourists and no professional astronauts on board blasted off into Earth orbit on ...

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

U.S. study finds Covid vaccine prevents hospitalizations, deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospitalizations and deaths, even against the highly contagious Delta variant, according ...

Wildfires threaten popular Spanish resort of Estepona

ESTEPONA, Spain: Spain sent in its military to help fight a wildfire that is continuing to threaten the popular Costa ...

Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo announces candidacy for president

PARIS, France: The Socialist Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, said she will run in the 2022 French presidential election, despite ...

Kuwaiti Sheikh faces prison in Swiss forgery case

GENEVA, Switzerland: Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, a member of Kuwait's ruling family and former Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Trees down, 30,000 without electricity in Canada after hurricane

ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland: Hurricane Larry made landfall as a Category 1 storm on the southern coast of Newfoundland on Canada's ...

Widow of slain Robert Kennedy said assassin should not be released

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Ethel Kennedy, the widow of the late Robert F. Kennedy, said Sirhan Sirhan, who was ...

Islamist Terror haunts Afghan women under Taliban regime

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 20 (ANI): Despite the assurance that women rights would be kept in Afghanistan, the Taliban failed to ...

Discovery about immune 'sentinel' cells

Parkville [Australia], September 20 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have made a surprise discovery about how immune 'sentinel' cells ...

Michaela Coel dedicates Emmy to sexual assault survivors

Los Angeles (California) [US], September 20 (ANI): Actor and writer Michaela Coel, who took home an Emmy for writing on ...

Poor nations to face $75 bn shortfall in climate finance

Nairobi [Kenya], Sep 20 (ANI): Wealthy nations are expected to fall up to 75 billion dollars short of fulfilling their ...

Chris Morris talks about IPL resumption in UAE

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Chris Morris on Monday said as an experienced player, his role would ...

Sri Adhikari Brothers Group partners with DistroTV

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): Sri Adhikari Brothers Group has joined hands with DistroScale, a media technology company based ...

China greatly fears alliances such as AUKUS

Hong Kong, September 20 (ANI): China reacted predictably after the respective leaders of Australia, the UK and USA announced the ...

Rayudu should be available for RCB game: CSK CEO

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): Despite Chennai Super Kings pulling off a 20-run win over defending champions ...

Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif head to Austria

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI): After Turkey and Russia, Bollywood stars Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif have headed to ...

IMTS Institute announces over 250 New Distance Learning

Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 20 (ANI/PNN):Institute Announces New Distance Learning and Online Course for Indian and International Students. This ...

'Unthinkable to go ahead with EU-Australia trade'

Brussels [Belgium], September 20 (ANI/Sputnik): The trade negotiations between the European Union and Australia are at risk of collapsing over ...

Hindu family 'tortured' for getting water from mosque

Rahim Yar Khan [Pakistan] September 20 (ANI): Amid continuing attacks on minorities in the country, a Hindu family was tortured ...

Female teachers worry about their future

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 20 (ANI): Female teachers are uncertain about their future in Afghanistan after the Ministry of Education issued ...

ICC partners with CA to live stream Australia's season

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has partnered with Cricket Australia (CA) to broadcast the upcoming ...

Xi Jinping to deliver speech via video link at UNGA

Beijing [China], September 20 (ANI): Chinese leader Xi Jinping will deliver a virtual video address on Tuesday at the United ...

'Will report on field visit to Afghanistan at UNGA'

Geneva [Switzerland], September 20 (ANI): In the upcoming UN General Assembly (UNGA) meet slated for this week, United Nations High ...

Netflix's 'The Queen's Gambit' wins Emmy

Los Angeles (California) [US], September 20 (ANI): That's checkmate for Netflix's popular series 'The Queen's Gambit'. The show, which features ...

Dwayne Bravo talks about match against MI

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): Chennai Super Kings (CSK) all-rounder Dwayne Bravo said that any match against Mumbai Indians in ...

Pakistan must recognise Taliban govt: Fazlur Rehman

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 20 (ANI): Pakistan should recognise the Taliban government at the earliest to help ensure a stable country ...

WB's call to discontinue 'Doing Business Report' irks Pak

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 20 (ANI): The World Bank's decision to discontinue 'Doing Business Report' has irked Pakistan as it was ...

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No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...

Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

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