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De Beers Group extends global partnership with UN Women

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 9 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In celebration of International Women's Day, De Beers Group is pleased to announce ...


Canucks edge Canadiens in shootout

Bo Horvat scored the game-winner in a shootout Monday to give the host Vancouver Canucks a 2-1 win over the ...


Oilers take down Senators for 5th time this season

Connor McDavid had two assists as the Edmonton Oilers recorded a 3-2 win over the visiting Ottawa Senators on Monday. ...


Praxis Media announces winners of Women Leadership Awards

New Delhi [India], March 9 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Praxis Media in association with Lifestyle Indya announced the prestigious Women Leadership Awards ...


Protesters in Myanmar Demand Security Forces Release Trapped Youths

Thousands of protesters took to the streets Monday in Myanmar's largest city, Yangon, in defiance of a nighttime curfew to ...


Women reported decreased happiness during COVID-19 pandemic

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): A recent study found that during the COVID-19 pandemic women, especially mothers, spent more time ...


Leafs return home for three against Winnipeg

They are two of the top teams in the North Division, but both the Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets ...


Toronto FC halts training camp after positive cases

Toronto FC has halted preparations for the start of the 2021 MLS season after multiple members of the club tested ...


Mass COVID-19 immunization: Ensuring equitable access to vaccination

There are very few things as logistically complex as the task that is now getting underway: universal public immunization against ...


CF Montreal will make Miami area a temporary home

With just over a month remaining before the start of the 2021 MLS season, CF Montreal announced Monday it will ...


Former Phillies, Cards pitcher Rheal Cormier dies of cancer

Former 16-year major league relief pitcher Rheal Cormier died of cancer on Monday, the Philadelphia Phillies announced. He was 53. ...


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Hong Kong democracy leaders arrested, face long imprisonment

BEIJING, China: Actions taken last week by the Chinese People's Political Consultative Committee (CPPCC) and the National People's Congress (NPC) ...

Feb. saw most people detained at Mexican border since 2006

WASHINGTON D.C.: Officials report that 100,000 people seeking to enter the United States were detained at the Mexican border in ...

Following stringent lockdown, Buenos Aires opening up economy

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Just as Buenos Aires, Argentina is opening up its economy after what is seen as the city's ...

As George Floyd murder trial gets underway Minnesota continues to cope

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota -- Barring last-minute changes, court proceedings begin Monday in the trial of the former Minneapolis police officer charged ...

British PM Johnson says being overweight complicated his Covid care

LONDON, England: In a bid to reduce Covid infections among overweight Britons, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is promoting his own ...

Seeking dismissal of charges, Huawei CFO says arrest political

VANCOUVER, Canada: Lawyers for Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou have sought a dismissal of the extradition case against her, ...

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De Beers Group extends global partnership with UN Women

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 9 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In celebration of International Women's Day, De Beers Group is pleased to announce ...

Emma Corrin in talks to join 'Lady Chatterley's Lover'

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): Actor Emma Corrin, widely known for playing Diana, Princess of Wales, in Netflix's popular period ...

US Denounces Russian 'Disinformation' Over COVID-19 Vaccines

WASHINGTON - The United States denounced Monday what it called a Russian disinformation campaign against U.S.-made COVID-19 vaccines, saying Moscow ...

Praxis Media announces winners of Women Leadership Awards

New Delhi [India], March 9 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Praxis Media in association with Lifestyle Indya announced the prestigious Women Leadership Awards ...

Daniel Pearl murder case: Pak's denial of justice exposed

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): Last month, in yet another outrage, Pakistan's Supreme Court freed Omar Saeed Sheikh, the man ...

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Inter celebrates anniversay with victory over Atlanta in Serie A

© Provided by Xinhua Inter Milan remains top of the Italian Serie A table after seven consecutive wins.ROME, March 8 ...


Canucks edge Canadiens in shootout

Bo Horvat scored the game-winner in a shootout Monday to give the host Vancouver Canucks a 2-1 win over the ...


Coe says women are making the running at World Athletics

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe told AFP on Monday he wants an organisation in which a woman can aspire to ...


WTA roundup: Madison Keys wins Dubai opener

Tenth-seeded American Madison Keys, playing just her third match of 2021, rolled to a 6-1, 6-1 win over Taiwan's En-Shuo ...


Coyotes' Darcy Kuemper exits due to lower-body injury

Arizona goaltender Darcy Kuemper left the Coyotes' Monday game against the Colorado Avalanche early in the third period at Denver ...


Oilers take down Senators for 5th time this season

Connor McDavid had two assists as the Edmonton Oilers recorded a 3-2 win over the visiting Ottawa Senators on Monday. ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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