Sat, 01 Oct 2022

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

After end to Covid aid, Canada has $4.67 billion budget surplus

OTTAWA: Canada's finance ministry has said that partly due to higher tax revenues and the end of COVID-19-related benefits, the ...

CF Montreal face D.C. United amid red-hot stretch

CF Montreal looks to continue their torrid stretch of play when they face lowly D.C. United on Saturday night in ...

Canada marks second National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

© Provided by Xinhua "Reconciliation is not the responsibility of Indigenous Peoples. It is the responsibility of all Canadians. It ...

Argos put win streak on line vs. Stampeders

The Toronto Argonauts will be out to extend their four-game winning streak Saturday when they visit the Calgary Stampeders. The ...

Elks face Alouettes hoping to avoid dubious distinction

The Edmonton Elks aim to avoid CFL history on Saturday afternoon when they host the Montreal Alouettes. The Elks (4-10) ...

Rapids D Drew Moor to retire after 18 seasons

Colorado Rapids defender Drew Moor announced Friday he will retire at the end of the season, his 18th in Major ...

Pakistani police register terrorism case against group over attack on Chinese national

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 30 (ANI): Pakistani police filed a case against the Sindhi rebel group, whom officials termed 'separatist' and ...

Seoul Dynasty stay unbeaten in Countdown Cup

Seoul Dynasty recorded their third win in as many matches on Friday with a 3-1 victory over Chengdu Hunters in ...

Radhika Madan gives a sneak peek into preparations of her upcoming project

New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): Stepping into a never seen avatar, Radhika Madan shared a video of trying and ...

Rays seek playoff clincher in opener at Houston

The Houston Astros will try again Friday to wrap up the best record in the American League. The Tampa Bay ...

Aiming for top wild card, Blue Jays battle Red Sox

The Toronto Blue Jays will open a three-game home series with the Boston Red Sox on Friday night knowing that ...

Aaron Judge returns to New York for first shot at 62

During the New York Yankees' three-game series in Toronto to start the week, Aaron Judge achieved the dual goals helping ...

MLB roundup: Shohei Ohtani takes no-hit bid into 8th

Shohei Ohtani's bid for a no-hitter ended with two outs in the eighth inning, but the Los Angeles Angels' two-way ...

China has key role in US' drug problem: Report

Ontario [Canada], September 30 (ANI): Fentanyl, a nameless killer touted as the deadliest drug threat facing the United States, is ...

US calls Russian annexation of Ukrainian territories act of 'land grab'

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday accused Russia of the annexation of Ukrainian ...

Hurricane Fiona Cleanup Drags On in Nova Scotia

Hurricane Fiona was already a deadly storm when it reached Atlantic Canada late on September 23, having taken several lives ...

Lions try to get back on track vs. hapless Redblacks

The good news for the B.C. Lions last week was that they clinched a CFL playoff berth without having to ...

Link between ocean acidification and fast-melting Arctic ice discovered by scientists

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): After discovering acidity levels increasing three to four times faster in the western region of ...

J.D. Martinez powers Red Sox past Orioles

J.D. Martinez belted a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 win ...

ATP roundup: Novak Djokovic returns to tour play, wins in Tel Aviv

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic looked sharp in his first ATP match in 2 1/2 months as he rolled to a 6-0, ...

Who is 'the public?' The answer shapes how we address homelessness

Housing affordability and homelessness are hot topics in municipal politics these days. But ironically, unhoused citizens are left out of ...

Inter Miami battle Toronto in bid to secure playoff spot

Alejandro Pozuelo, the 2020 MLS MVP, returns to face his former club for the first time when playoff contenders Inter ...

UN Chief calls annexation of Ukraine territories by Russia a violation of int'l law

New York [US], September 29 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that any annexation of a state's territory by another ...

Devils C Nico Hischier (hamstring) out 10 days

New Jersey Devils captain Nico Hischier suffered a hamstring strain during Monday night's preseason game and will be sidelined for ...

Season likely over for Red Sox 2B Trevor Story (illness)

Boston Red Sox second baseman Trevor Story is expected to miss the rest of the season due to an illness. ...

Leafs D Rasmus Sandin signs 2-year, $2.8M contract

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced the signing Thursday of defenseman Rasmus Sandin to a two-year, $2.8 million contract. Sandin, 22, ...

Russia to formally annex four Ukraine regions tomorrow

Moscow [Russia], September 29 (ANI): Russia will hold a signing ceremony on Friday to incorporate the annexed four occupied regions ...

Xinhua Photo Daily | Sept. 29, 2022

BEIJING, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.© Provided by Xinhua © Provided ...

Mariners face Rangers again, move closer to playoffs

The Seattle Mariners needed to try something different after suffering eight losses in 11 games as they sought their first ...

Guardians' Cal Quantrill puts perfect home mark on line vs. Rays

Cleveland Guardians right-hander Cal Quantrill will face the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday looking to make a bit of history. ...

MLB roundup: Aaron Judge ties AL record with 61st HR

Aaron Judge hit his 61st home run of the season to tie the American League record and the visiting New ...

ICC to release next ITT for media rights in USA, Canada, Caribbean and Australia markets

Dubai [UAE], September 29 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the release of its next Invitation To Tender ...

Azerbaijani Activists Express Solidarity with Iranian Protesters

A group of women's rights activists in Azerbaijan staged a protest Tuesday in central Baku to express solidarity with demonstrators ...

Aaron Judge hits 61st HR to tie AL record as Yanks defeat Jays

Aaron Judge hit his 61st home run of the season to tie the American League record and the visiting New ...

Aaron Judge hits 61st HR to tie AL record as Yankees defeat Blue Jays

Aaron Judge hit his 61st home run of the season to tie the American League record and the visiting New ...

Aaron Judge matches AL record with 61st homer

Yankees slugger Aaron Judge tied the American League home run record when he socked his 61st of the season on ...

ATP roundup: Maxime Cressy sweeps Sebastian Korda in Tel Aviv

Fourth-seeded Maxime Cressy racked up 14 aces while posting a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Sebastian Korda in a battle of ...

Brendan Fraser to receive Santa Barbara Film Festival's American Riviera Award

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): The Santa Barbara Film Festival announced on Tuesday that 'The Whale' star Brendan Fraser will ...

Theatre owners in Canada receive threats ahead of Aishwarya Rai's 'PS I' release

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): Only days before its world premiere, 'Ponniyin Selvan Part 1' has been threatened by ...

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Phillies-Nats nightcap PPD due to storms; DH back to Saturday

The Washington Nationals postponed the second game of their Friday doubleheader against the visiting Philadelphia Phillies to Saturday night as ...

Phillies top Nationals to help playoff chances

Rhys Hoskins hit his 30th home run and Bailey Falter pitched six scoreless innings as the Philadelphia Phillies ended a ...

Women's Rights Group Calls on FIFA to Kick Iran Out of World Cup

HONG KONG - Rights group Open Stadiums has called on FIFA to throw Iran out of the World Cup finals ...

Brian Hoyer to be under center as Patriots visit Packers

The New England Patriots are expected to start veteran backup Brian Hoyer at quarterback when they travel to Green Bay ...

Patriots rule out QB Mac Jones; Brian Hoyer to start

The New England Patriots will turn to Brian Hoyer to quarterback Sunday's game against the host Green Bay Packers after ...

Chargers WR Keenan Allen ruled out, CB J.C. Jackson to play

Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen was ruled out for Sunday's game against the host Houston Texans. Allen injured ...

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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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