Fri, 14 Aug 2020

3 dozen rights experts demand accountability for catastrophic blast

The catastrophic blast which led to the deaths of more than 200 in Beirut on 4 August, has prompted more ...

Perth man allegedly stole from dead girlfriend's bank accounts

PERTH, Western Australia - A 28-year-old man was scheduled to appear in Perth Magistrate's Court on Friday over allegations he ...

NYC man who was on way to join Pakistani terrorist group sentenced

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A man who was arrested as he was about to board a plane at ...

WFP in rush to supply Lebanese capital with emergency food supplies

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The World Food Programme (WFP) is racing to prevent food shortages in Lebanon as the country continues ...

Rush, but not race, to develop coronavirus vaccine

WASHINGTON, DC - Two top U.S. health officials are expressing skepticism about Vladimir Putin's claim that Russian scientists have come ...

Biden unveils Senator Kamala Harris as running mate

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday named California Senator Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential ...

U.S. to spend $1.5 billion for 100m doses of vaccine to be developed

WASHINGTON, DC - The Trump administration has ordered 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate to be manufactured by ...

Hong Kong newspaper fights on despite arrest of proprietor

HONG KONG - A pro-democracy newspaper raided by Hong Kong's newly established national security police pledged defiance on Tuesday in ...

Vladimir Putin claims Russia has developed Covid-19 vaccine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said his country's health ministry has approved the world's first coronavirus vaccine.He also ...

UNECA launches Africa's maiden price watch center

File photo shows scenes during the Third International Conference on Finance for Development at the United Nations Economic Commission For ...

Belarusians Join Rising Wave Of Strikes Amid Postelection Protests

MINSK -- Workers at factories and other businesses across Belarus are joining protests in growing numbers to denounce the disputed ...

England, Germany, Spain qualify for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2021

Nyon [Switzerland], Aug 14 (ANI): UEFA on Thursday confirmed that England, Germany and Spain will represent Europe in the upcoming ...

Dr Sunita Dube introduces WE DOCTORS - DIGI HEALTH CARD

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Aug 14 (ANI): Doctors around the globe have been working very hard in order to contain the ...

Game re-enters the highly contested cheap clothing market

"We have identified a gap in the market for seasonally-relevant casual wear that is designed with the South African consumer ...

Andreescu won't defend US Open title over lack of form

Reigning US Open women's champion Bianca Andreescu announced on Thursday she will not defend her title, saying the Covid-19 pandemic ...

Leipzig reach Champions League semi-finals, face PSG for final spot

For Atletico and Simeone, this was an opportunity spurned to go far in Europe at the end of what has ...

LPGA cancels Taiwan tournament amid coronavirus restrictions

The LPGA Tour on Thursday cancelled the Taiwan Swinging Skirts tournament because of ongoing coronavirus concerns and travel restrictions.The event ...

Opinion: No obstacle "insurmountable" for China-U.S. cooperation

Photo taken on Sept. 24, 2015 shows the national flags of China (R) and the United States as well as ...

Imran Khan again rakes up Kashmir issue on Pak's Independence Day

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday once again raised the Kashmir issue in his message ...

How and why Romanians fought against the Soviets in WWII

History Aug 14 2020 Boris Egorov Evgeny Khaldey/МАММ/МDF/russiainphoto.ru After lending support to the annexation of a vast portion of Romanian ...

U.S. Envoy Announces Kosovo-Serbia Meeting At White House Next Month

The U.S. special envoy for Serbia and Kosovo negotiations has announced that the two countries' leaders have agreed to meet ...

S. Korea Seeks Solution for Victims of Japan's Wartime Sexual Slavery

The government of South Korea says it will continue to seek a "realistic" and "practicable" solution for victims of Japan's ...

Pakistan Celebrates Independence Day

Pakistan is celebrating its Independence Day on Friday with rallies across the country.In his Independence Day message, President Arif Alvi ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Aug. 14)

BEIJING, Aug.14 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.A ...

Report: U.S. seizes Iranian gas heading for Venezuela

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Trump administration has seized the cargo of four tankers it was targeting for transporting Iranian fuel to ...

BLS International Services Ltd accredited by Government of Canada

New Delhi [India] Aug 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): BSE and NSE listed BLS International Services Limited's step down subsidiary, BLS International Services ...

Australia name 21-member squad for England tour

Jolimont [Australia], Aug 14 (ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) on Friday named a 21-member squad for their upcoming tour of England. ...

22 Dead, 4 Missing in North Korea Floods

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Severe floods in North Korea have killed at least 22 people and left four others missing, ...

US Designates Confucius Institutes 'Foreign Missions' of China

The United States on Thursday designated the Confucius Institute education program as a "foreign mission" of China, setting up the ...

Red-hot Cubs aim to keep Brewers in a slump

The Chicago Cubs will look to build upon the best record in the major leagues when they take on the ...

Region 11 cited for exemplary Covid-19 response

DAVAO CITY, August 11 (PIA) - The Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) praised the efforts of the ...

England to host Australia for T20I, ODI series in September

London [UK], Aug 14 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Friday announced that it will host white-ball ...

Afghan Government Begins Release Of Final Group Of Taliban Prisoners

The Afghan government says it has started releasing 400 Taliban militants, the final part of a prisoner swap meant to ...

Trump Announces 'Historic Breakthrough' Between Israel, UAE

Israel and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to establish full diplomatic ties as part of a U.S.-brokered deal, President ...

Fauci Not Pleased with US Handling of COVID-19 Outbreak

After the country reported its deadliest day of the coronavirus outbreak since May, the nation's top infectious disease expert says ...

Pack Expands Purge at U.S. Global News Agency

Michael Pack, head of the U.S. government's global news networks, took steps Wednesday to remove several top officials in a ...

Music Industry hit hard by coronavirus in Haldwani

Haldwani (Uttarakhand) [India], Aug 14 (ANI): Scores of musicians and singers in Haldwani city of Uttarakhand have been hit by ...

Flight restrictions at Delhi airport on Independence Day

New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): As per notice to airmen (NOTAM) issued for Delhi International Airport (IGI) for chartered ...

Live COVID-19 updates

A man wearing a face mask walks on the street in Havana, Cuba, Aug. 10, 2020. (Photo by Joaquin Hernandez/Xinhua)World: ...

Number of COVID-19 cases in Mexico surpasses 500,000

Mexico City [Mexico], August 14 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mexico has increased by 7,371 within the ...

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Trump stuns with diplomatic breakthrough, UAE and Israel form pact

ABU DHABI, UAE - A phone call by U.S. President Donald Trump clinched what is being described as an 'historic ...

3 dozen rights experts demand accountability for catastrophic blast

The catastrophic blast which led to the deaths of more than 200 in Beirut on 4 August, has prompted more ...

Perth man allegedly stole from dead girlfriend's bank accounts

PERTH, Western Australia - A 28-year-old man was scheduled to appear in Perth Magistrate's Court on Friday over allegations he ...

NYC man who was on way to join Pakistani terrorist group sentenced

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A man who was arrested as he was about to board a plane at ...

WFP in rush to supply Lebanese capital with emergency food supplies

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The World Food Programme (WFP) is racing to prevent food shortages in Lebanon as the country continues ...

Rush, but not race, to develop coronavirus vaccine

WASHINGTON, DC - Two top U.S. health officials are expressing skepticism about Vladimir Putin's claim that Russian scientists have come ...

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