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Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Chinese Workers Turn to US Marijuana Industry as Service Jobs Dry Up

WASHINGTON - A Chinese immigrant is facing drug charges after two unrelated raids in New Mexico uncovered a marijuana processing ...

Pro-Navalny Rallies Planned in More Than 60 Russian Cities

Supporters of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny are taking to the streets of more than 60 Russian cities on ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Jan. 23)

BEIJING, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Kang grabs two-shot lead at LPGA Tournament of Champions

World number five Danielle Kang birdied two of the last three holes to seize a two-stroke lead after Friday's second ...

White House Focuses on Fight Against Domestic Terrorism

Fears that an untold number of Americans are being radicalized is prompting the administration of U.S. President Joe Biden to ...

Role Reversal for US and Post-Brexit Britain

Well-placed geographically and politically between America and Europe, Britain has long marketed itself as the diplomatic bridge linking the two ...

Mira Furlan, 'Lost' and 'Babylon 5' actor passes away at 65

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): Actor Mira Furlan, best known for her roles in the television series 'Lost' and 'Babylon ...

Biden, Trudeau agree to meet next month

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): US President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau agree to meet next month ...

Pak opposition walks out of Senate

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 23 (ANI): Opposition parties staged a walkout from the Senate session on Friday over the Pakistan government's ...

AC Milan sign defender Fikayo Tomori on loan from Chelsea

Milan [Italy], January 23 (ANI): Serie A side AC Milan have signed defender Fikayo Tomori on loan from Chelsea FC ...

Megan Rapinoe scores twice as USWNT routs Colombia

Longtime star Megan Rapinoe had two goals and newcomer Catarina Macario scored once as the U.S. women's national team defeated ...

Bogey-free Danielle Kang extends her lead at Tournament of Champions

With two bogey-free rounds behind her, Danielle Kang is looking forward, not back, at the 2021 Diamond Resorts Tournament of ...

Lawmakers Confirm Biden's Choice for Secretary of Defense

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden got a boost Friday, with lawmakers giving final approval to his secretary of defense, ...

Houston Outlaws bring back 'JAKE' for 2021 season

The Houston Outlaws went to back to their recent past for help in the immediate future. The Outlaws have added ...

Biden signs executive orders to tackle COVID economicimpact

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): US President Joe Biden has announced two executive orders on Friday including one related to ...

Texas Sues Biden Administration Over Halt to Deportations

AUSTIN, TEXAS - Texas on Friday moved to stop President Joe Biden from allowing a 100-day moratorium on deportations, bringing ...

Coronavirus expected to kill over 6,00,000 people in US: Bi

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): The coronavirus pandemic is expected to kill more than 600,000 people in the United States, ...

US commends India for gifting COVID-19 vaccine to countries

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): The United States on Friday "applauded" India for gifting COVID-19 vaccines to several countries including ...

US Senate confirms retired general Austin as Pentagon chief

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): United States Senate on Friday confirmed retired General Lloyd Austin as the new secretary of ...

WHO Welcomes US Back After Biden Moves to Retain Membership

The World Health Organization (WHO) Friday formally welcomed back the United States, after President Joe Biden signed an executive order ...

Asim signs with New York Subliners

The New York Subliners announced the signing Friday of Obaid "Asim" Asim for the 2021 Call of Duty League season. ...

Burns Night: stories of adventure and anguish from the Scottish diaspora

For many it was the adventure of a lifetime, for others it was unbearable heartache to leave loved ones behind. ...

'America is back': the delusion of normalcy that haunts the United States

The election of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States was received across much of the world ...

Senate Confirms Biden's Choice for Secretary of Defense

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden got a needed boost early Friday, with lawmakers giving final approval to his secretary ...

The Week In Russia: 'No. 2 Politician, No. 1 Headache'

To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here.The United States got a new ...

Trump impeachment to be sent to Senate Monday - top Democrat

Donald Trump will face an impeachment trial in the Senate over the ransacking of the US Capitol after the impeachment ...

Biden National Security Team Moves into Place

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate is due to hold a final confirmation vote early Friday on retired Gen. Lloyd Austin, ...

Will Biden Reverse Trump's China Policies

China is gearing up to deal with a new U.S. administration after a particularly difficult year during which it suffered ...

Moscow Welcomes US Plan to Extend Nuclear Arms Treaty

Russia welcomed Friday the Biden administration's announcement Thursday it is seeking a five-year extension of the New START arms control ...

Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Goes Into Effect

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement welcomed the entry into force ...

U.S. House to deliver Trump impeachment to Senate on Monday

© Provided by Xinhua | Security staff are seen near the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., the United States, ...

DC Diplomatic Corps Among Few Invited to Witness Biden Inauguration

WASHINGTON - Despite the health and security concerns that kept the usual large crowds away from this week's swearing-in of ...

Exports from Odisha increase by 55 pc in FY21 upto Nov

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 22 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday at the inauguration of the State Export ...

India aims to strengthen global partnership with US

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): India will work with the United States to further enhance the bilateral ties to ...

Key Members of Biden National Security Team Moving into Place

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate is due to hold a final confirmation vote early Friday on retired Gen. Lloyd Austin, ...

Moscow Welcomes US Plan to Seek Arms Treaty

Russia welcomed Friday the Biden administration's announcement Thursday it is seeking a five-year extension of the New START arms control ...

Biden to Address Food Insecurity, Economy on 2nd Full Day in Office

U.S. president Joe Biden is expected to sign at least two executive orders Friday aimed at providing financial and food ...

Terralogic announces acquisition of PDS Inc

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 22 (ANI/PRNewswire): Together Terralogic and PDS are better positioned to provide Data and Content management solutions ...

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Surging Sixers set for 2-game set vs. slumping Pistons

Thanks to Joel Embiid, the Philadelphia 76ers collected back-to-back victories against one of their main Eastern Conference rivals. They now ...

Our wrestlers will get four medals in Olympics: WFI chief

By Nitin SrivastavaNoida (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 23 (ANI): Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh is ...

NHL roundup: Stars finally start season, wallop Predators

Joe Pavelski and Alexander Radulov each had two goals and combined for seven points, and Anton Khudobin stopped all 34 ...

Wild lose goalie but earn victory over Sharks

The Minnesota Wild spoiled the return of their former goaltender while also overcoming an injury to their own starter in ...

NBA roundup: Clint Capela's triple-double leads Hawks past Wolves

Clint Capela recorded his first career triple-double and Trae Young scored a season-high 43 points to pace the Atlanta Hawks ...

Neymar on target on 100th PSG appearance

Neymar made his 100th appearance for Paris Saint-Germain on Friday and marked the occasion with a goal in a 4-0 ...

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