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Air India flights to Canada cancelled till May 21

New Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): Air India's flights to Canada have been cancelled till May 21 in view of ...

ADB issues gender bonds in Canadian and Australian dollars

Manila [The Philippines], April 23 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has launched back-to-back gender bonds with a CAD750 million ...

Red Cross at war with itself

Bitter legal disputes among past and present directors of the Red Cross continue to disrupt the organisation, more than two ...

Olympic Athletes Promised Legal Support if They Protest

GENEVA - Athletes who make political or social justice protests at the Tokyo Olympics were promised legal support Thursday by ...

Biden's Climate Pledge: Not Easy, Not Impossible

Cutting U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in half is doable but hard, experts say, and some of the biggest barriers are ...

Sen. Tim Scott to Deliver Republicans Rebuttal to Biden Address

WASHINGTON - Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina will deliver the Republicans' rebuttal to President Joe Biden's joint address to ...

SpaceX Aiming for Friday Morning Launch to ISS

SpaceX is set to launch its third crew to the International Space Station early Friday, reusing a rocket and crew ...

Merck Foundation Africa Asia Luminary 2021

Lusaka [Zambia]/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck Germany, will conduct their annual ...

We stand ready to provide support to India: French Pres

New Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): France stands ready to provide its support to India in its fight against COVID-19, ...

Canada bans flights from India, Pak for 30 days

Ottawa [Canada], April 23 (ANI): Canada has said it would temporarily ban passenger flights from India and Pakistan for 30 ...

Quincy Crew, Undying win again in Dota Pro Circuit NA

Quincy Crew and Undying remained undefeated by sweeping to wins Thursday in the Dota Pro Circuit Season 2 North America ...

US to help with search for missing Indonesian submarine

Washington [US], April 23 (ANI): The United States military will use its aircraft to help look for an Indonesian submarine ...

U.S., Norwegian teams share lead at Zurich Classic

The U.S. pair of Brice Garnett and Scott Stallings and the Norwegian pair of Viktor Hovland and Kris Ventura share ...

Iloilo SP thanks PRRD for halting sugar export to US

ILOILO CITY, April 23 (PIA) - - The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) ng Iloilo thanked President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, Department of ...

Mexico's Drought Reaches Critical Levels as Lakes Dry Up

MEXICO CITY - Drought conditions now cover 85% of Mexico, and residents of the nation's central region said Thursday that ...

Will Conviction in Floyd Case Deliver Global Change

LONDON - The killing of African American George Floyd in Minneapolis last year sparked Black Lives Matter protests around the ...

China trying to 'neutralise human rights criticism' during summit

Beijing [China], April 22 (ANI): As leaders from around the world -- from US President Joe Biden to French President ...

U.K. Lawmakers Declare China Is Committing Genocide Against Uyghurs

The British House of Commons has approved a parliamentary motion declaring crimes against humanity and genocide are being committed against ...

India, US committed to work together: MEA

New Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): India and the United States are firmly committed to work together in achieving ambitious ...

China Eyes More Bases in Africa, US Military Official Says

U.S. forces in Africa are keeping a watchful eye on China, worried Beijing is getting closer to establishing a network ...

Ericsson boosts profits on 5G rollout

Swedish telecoms equipment maker Ericsson on Wednesday said that the global rollout of 5G mobile networks helped boost its first ...

PGA Tour creates Forme Tour to help Canadian members

The PGA Tour is launching the Forme Tour for PGA Tour Canada members to allow some to take part in ...

US to double public climate finance to developing countries

Washington [US], April 23 (ANI): The United States has said it intends to double public climate finance to developing countries ...

Science is back in White House, says Harris on Earth day

Washington DC [US], April 23 (ANI): On the occasion of World Earth Day, US Vice President Kamala Harris said that ...

Navalny Ally Urges Him to End Hunger Strike

An ally of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has urged Navalny to end his hunger strike, which is in its ...

In Moscow Talks, Putin And Lukashenka Praise Progress On Union State

MINSK -- Belarusian strongman Alyaksandr Lukashenka has met in Moscow with Russian President Vladimir Putin, seeking Russia's continued support amid ...

Effects of Jim Crow Era Live On in Modern America, Some Say

NEW ORLEANS - "My mother and stepfather grew up during the era of Jim Crow," Dontaye Carter told VOA. Carter ...

UK declares China's crackdown on Uyghurs as genocide

London [UK], April 22 (ANI): Lawmakers in the United Kingdom have unanimously declared China's ongoing crackdown in Xinjiang a "genocide", ...

Nadal downs battling Nishikori to reach Barcelona quarter-finals

"I think I played much better than yesterday; that's a very important thing for me," Nadal said on court after ...

Instagram lets users filter insults in private message requests

Instagram started offering users the option to filter incoming direct message requests for hurtful language, a step aimed at showing ...

TikTok faces UK lawsuit over alleged kids' data breach

TikTok was hit with a legal claim in Britain accusing the video-sharing app of illegally collecting personal data from millions ...

Ghani asks Pakistan to stay out of Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan] April 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday urged Pakistan to stay out of his country and ...

'China has far greater nuclear capacity than thought'

Washington DC [US], April 22 (ANI): The United States has only learned in the past week that China has developed ...

US expresses deep concerns over attack on Absar Alam

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): The United States on Thursday expressed grave concerns over the attack of Pakistan's leading journalist ...

UK extends support to Biden's emissions target commitment

London [UK], April 22 (ANI): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that President Joe Biden's announcement to commit ...

US to cut greenhouse emissions in half by 2030

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): Laying out his vision for a greener economy, US President Joe Biden on Thursday announced ...

Chinese Naval base in Africa to support carriers

Washington DC [US], April 22 (ANI): Amid China's growing influence in Africa, a top US commander has revealed how a ...

US weekly jobless claims decline further

The latest data raises expectations for another month of blockbuster job growth in April.It was the second straight week that ...

U.S. need not consider China as enemy in Middle East: media

© Provided by Xinhua "Sometimes, the United States may even find overlapping interests with China given that both countries have ...

Money alone can't fix Central America - or stop migration to US

To stem migration from Central America, the Biden administration has a US$4 billion plan to "build security and prosperity" in ...

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IPL 2021: Morris went for a lot more money, says Pietersen

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 23 (ANI): Former England skipper Kevin Pietersen feels there is a lot of pressure on South ...

Arteta is going to bring a lot of stability: Lacazette

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 23 (ANI): Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette believes manager Mikel Arteta is going to bring a lot ...

IPL 2021: Guardiola applauds RCB's unbeaten run

New Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): Applauding Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) unbeaten run in the ongoing edition of the IPL, ...

Reds, Cardinals both scuffling entering second series

Starting pitchers Sonny Gray and Kwang Hyun Kim will continue their comeback from back injuries when the Cincinnati Reds visit ...

Braves open seven-game homestand against Diamondbacks

The Atlanta Braves may get slugger Ronald Acuna Jr. back in the lineup on Friday when they open a seven-game ...

IPL 2021: Axar Patel joins Delhi Capitals squad

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], April 23 (ANI): India all-rounder Axar Patel has rejoined the Delhi Capitals camp for the ongoing ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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