Mon, 25 Oct 2021

Canadian men pulled from waters by Sikhs who made rope from turbans

VICTORIA, British Columbia: A group of Sikh hikers in Canada used their unraveled turbans to rescue two men who fell ...

Poland sends 6,000 soldiers to Belarus border to stop flow of migrants

WARSAW, Poland: On Tuesday, the Polish Defense Ministry said it had increased the number of troops on its border with ...

US government warns Americans to avoid travel to Singapore

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Department have warned Americans to avoid travel ...

In response to threats, Japan PM calls for greater military spending

TOKYO, Japan: During a televised debate with eight political leaders prior to the national elections on 31st October, Prime Minister ...

Eruption of Canary Island volcano sets new record

LA PALMA, Canary Islands: Officials in the Canary Islands said there are no signs that the eruption of a volcano, ...

British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

Diver discovers Crusader sword in waters off Israel

HAIFA, Israel: A 900 year-old sword, believed to have belonged to a Crusader who sailed to the Holy Land, was ...

First movie in space filmed by Russians in Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian film crew has returned to Earth from the International Space Station after spending two weeks filming ...

Chile at beginning of new era

"It feels like we are at the end of an era," Barbara Sepulveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepulveda ...

Washington: states can order Covid vaccines for kids over 5 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: US health officials have notified states that they can now order doses of COVID-19 vaccines for younger children, ...

Conservative Marki-Zay wins runoff to challenge Hungary's Orban

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Conservative provincial mayor Peter Marki-Zay, a political outsider with no party affiliation, won an opposition run-off primary on ...

Accidental firing of Russian rocket causes Space Station to tilt

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: The International Space Station (ISS) unexpectedly tilted after a faulty test firing of thrusters on a Russian ...

Possible heart condition among teens using Moderna delays approval

WASHINGTON D.C.: Before granting approval for use in young people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is studying whether Moderna's ...

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Xi hails restoration of PRC's rights in UN 50 years ago as victory

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday hailed the restoration of all ...

T20 WC: Shaheen Afridi's spell put us on the backfooot immediately, says Kohli

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): After suffering a ten-wicket loss against Pakistan in their opening game of the ICC Men's ...

Don't get over excited after beating India, focus remains to win T20 WC: Babar Azam to his team

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan skipper Babar Azam does not want his team to get over-excited just because they ...

An ethnic minority family's journey towards a better life

© Provided by Xinhua NANNING, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) -- In mid-October, the rice terraces in the villages of Guilin, south ...

Asia Album: Go into displaced persons camp in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan

© Provided by Xinhua KABUL, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) -- The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Friday it has been ...

Pandemic Will End When World Chooses to End It, says WHO Chief

Geneva [Switzerland], October 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The coronavirus pandemic will come to an end when all the countries start using the ...

Members should never criticise party at public forms, Congress seeks declaration

New Delhi [India], October 25 (ANI): Following several open criticism aimed at Congress by its group of 23 leaders (G-23), ...

'Unbelievable': Kohli left surprised with suggestion to drop Rohit for Ishan Kishan

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli was left surprised after a journalist ended up asking whether Rohit ...

Over 80 pc of voters participate in Uzbekistan's presidential election

Tashkent [Uzbekistan], October 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The turnout at the Sunday presidential election in Uzbekistan surpassed 80 percent, the country's Central ...

Astros open as World Series favorites over Braves

The Houston Astros will open the World Series at home on Tuesday night, and they'll do so as strong favorites ...

Multilateralism 'struggling' to solve world challenges: Deputy UN Chief

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): While multilateralism remains "committed to solving global challenges", deputy UN chief Amina Mohammed said on ...

UN mission aware of Kosovo authorities' decision to 'expel' 2 Russian diplomats

New York [US], October 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) says it is aware of ...

Indian fans disappointed after Pak thrash India in opening match of T20 World Cup

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 25 (ANI): Indian fans across the globe expressed their disappointment with the performance of the team ...

Taliban welcome Putin's plan to remove them from terrorists' list

Moscow [Russia], October 25 (ANI): Taliban have welcomed remarks by Russian President Vladimir Putin about the possibility to exclude the ...

T20 WC: Bowling to Babar in nets helped Shaheen Afridi prepare against Kohli

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi, who stole the show on Sunday with his brilliant bowling against ...

Possible treatment strategy for Meningitis without antibiotics found by researchers

Copenhagen [Denmark], October 25 (ANI): In a new study performed on rats, researchers from the University of Copenhagen and Lund ...

With Hardik not bowling, fielding, it just didn't feel right: Shashi Tharoor

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said that the equation of the match against Pakistan ...

T20 WC won't be easier just because Pakistan defeated India: Babar Azam

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan might have won the match against India but skipper Babar Azam feels the win ...

Jordan warns Israel against expanding settlements in Palestinian territories

Amman [Jordan], October 25 (ANI/Xinhua): Jordan on Sunday warned Israel against building new settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. Ministry ...

T20 WC: Pak outplayed us, their bowling didn't allow us to get extra runs, says Kohli

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): After suffering a ten-wicket loss against Pakistan in their opening match of the ICC Men's ...

Braves RHP Charlie Morton to start Game 1 vs. Astros

Atlanta Braves right-hander Charlie Morton will see some familiar faces on Tuesday in Game 1 of the World Series. The ...

T20 WC: Babar, Rizwan, Shaheen steal show as Pakistan thrash India by 10 wickets

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): Mohammad Rizwan and skipper Babar Azam put on a remarkable show on Sunday as Pakistan ...

Vice President calls for promotion, preservation of country's rich linguistic, cultural heritage

New Delhi [India], October 24 (ANI): Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday emphasised the need to preserve our rich ...

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Mexico's richest man agrees to rebuild collapsed subway line

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: On Wednesday, telecom and construction magnate Carlos Slim, Mexico's richest person, reached an agreement with the Mexico ...

Canadian men pulled from waters by Sikhs who made rope from turbans

VICTORIA, British Columbia: A group of Sikh hikers in Canada used their unraveled turbans to rescue two men who fell ...

Poland sends 6,000 soldiers to Belarus border to stop flow of migrants

WARSAW, Poland: On Tuesday, the Polish Defense Ministry said it had increased the number of troops on its border with ...

US government warns Americans to avoid travel to Singapore

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Department have warned Americans to avoid travel ...

In response to threats, Japan PM calls for greater military spending

TOKYO, Japan: During a televised debate with eight political leaders prior to the national elections on 31st October, Prime Minister ...

Eruption of Canary Island volcano sets new record

LA PALMA, Canary Islands: Officials in the Canary Islands said there are no signs that the eruption of a volcano, ...

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