Thu, 27 Jan 2022

France appears to ensure Djokovic plays in French Open under new rules

PARIS, France: Under the latest COVID-19 rules adopted by the French government, leading tennis player Novak Djokovic could be allowed ...

Lack of in-class learning blamed for drop in US high school graduates

WASHINGTON D.C.: The percentage of students graduating from U.S. high schools in 2021 plummeted in twenty states due to Covid ...

Researchers: Shark attacks increase after 3 years of decline

GAINESVILLE, Florida: Shark attacks soared worldwide in 2021.Research conducted by the Florida Museum of Natural History and the American Elasmobranch ...

African stowaway in wheel section found at Amsterdam airport

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: Dutch military police have confirmed that a stowaway, a 22-year-old Kenyan man, was found alive in an aircraft's ...

Viking boats to be protected by UNESCO

PARIS, France: During the course of several thousand years, wooden sailing boats enabled North Europeans to expand their businesses, influence ...

New US visas to attract foreign science, tech students

WASHINGTON D.C.: To ensure that the U.S. economy remains competitive, the Biden administration will allow international students specializing in science, ...

World famous Rio Carnival rescheduled for April

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil and the spread of the Omicron ...

Following blunt comments about Ukraine, German navy chief resigns

BERLIN, Germany: Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach, head of the German Navy, resigned due to comments he made on Ukraine and ...

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for insulting Erdogan

ISTANBUL, Turkey: A Turkish journalist has been arrested for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Journalist Sedef Kabas ...

French adventurer dies attempting solo Atlantic crossing

LE PECQ, France: A 75-year-old Frenchman has reportedly died during a solo attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

Restaurants say Minneapolis vaccine rules unfair, sue city

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: The city of Minneapolis and its mayor are being sued by restaurant and bar owners, in response to ...

U.S. unlikely to organize evacuations for Americans in Ukraine

US citizens in Ukraine advised to board commercial flights in case push comes to shove A spokesperson for the US ...

Hundreds of Cubans expected to receive prison terms after July riots

HAVANA, Cuba: Courts in Cuba concluded six mass trials involving individuals allegedly participating in the largest and most unruly demonstrations ...

UK's Johnson announces easing of COVID-19 restrictions

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that since infections are leveling off in most parts of the ...

Slovenia, Taiwan to open representative offices, China condemns move

BEIJING, China: Slovenia's plans to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan have angered China, which accused Taiwan of ratcheting up diplomatic ...

Moscow accuses US of punishing Russia & China for dissenting views

Western nations impose sanctions on countries that don?t fall in line, Russian FM claimsThe US is attempting to punish Russia ...

HarperCollins Publishers India announces Onam in a Nightie Stories from a Kerala Quarantine by Anjana Menon

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): OUT NOW!'A must read'-Scroll.in'This is a terrific book.'-Sanjaya Baru, author of the best seller ...

JustJaldi - One of the Fastest Growing Water Purifier Company in India

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/PNN): It is incredible to learn about all those brands and businesses that believe in ...

Indians believe in 'Sarvadharma Sambhav', Hamid Ansari should read history: BSP

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party national spokesperson Sudhindra Bhadoria on Thursday expressed disagreement with the controversial ...

Afghanistan: Taliban target LGBT Afghans, says report

New York [US], January 27 (ANI): Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in Afghanistan have faced ...

BSF inducts three Floating Border Out-Post vessels to protect India's maritime borders

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi, January 27 (ANI) As the country on Wednesday was engaged in celebrating 73rd Republic Day, India's ...

There are four-five players that can lead India in Tests: Brett Lee

Muscat [Oman], January 27 (ANI): Former Australia pacer Brett Lee has said that there are four-five players in the current ...

Study finds natural supplements can potentially harm athletes

Washington [US], January 27 (ANI): A new study has found that nutritional supplements taken to boost athletic performance can pose ...

Assam to launch Project Sadbhavana from Feb 1, dispose of old files lying since 1990s in state secretariat

Guwahati (Assam) [India], January 27 (ANI): Assam government led by Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said that as a ...

The New World-Class Facility for Whirlpool Corporation's Global Technology Engineering Center in Pune

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): Whirlpool Corporation announced the relocation to a new facility in Pune for the Global ...

Nord Stream 2 Opens German Subsidiary To Get Regulatory Approval

The operator of the controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline running from Russia to Germany has created a German subsidiary ...

European country removes last Covid-19 restrictions

Coronavirus will no longer be classed as 'socially critical? disease in Denmark starting next monthDenmark has announced that it will ...

Only 14 Cases of Guinea Worm Infection Reported Globally in 2021

CHICAGO - As he faced the multitude of news cameras and reporters during a 2015 press conference grappling with a ...

Taiwan Vice President in Honduras to Shore Up Relations

TAIPEI - Taiwanese Vice President William Lai will attend the inauguration of the first female president of Honduras, Xiomara Castro, ...

N. Korea Launches More Missiles, Setting Record for Single Month

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea fired two more ballistic missiles Thursday, according to South Korea, making January the busiest ...

North Korea's Saber-Rattling Rekindles Nuclear Test Site Questions

WASHINGTON - Experts say North Korea has not abandoned its Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Facility, with satellite images suggesting Pyongyang has ...

AIFF President congratulates Brahmanand Sankhwalkar on receiving Padma Shri Award

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel congratulated former India goalkeeper and ...

Star Air celebrates 3 years of Connecting Real India

Bengaluru (Karnataka), January 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): On the 25th of January 2022, Star Air, part of Sanjay Ghodawat Group, celebrated its ...

Normandy format advisors call for unconditional ceasefire in Donbas, Ukraine

Paris [France], January 27 (ANI/Xinhua): Advisors to the heads of states and governments of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia, met ...

Australian energy firm Woodside to withdraw from Myanmar

Perth [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Major Australian energy company Woodside has decided to withdraw from its interests in Myanmar, citing ...

No chance of reduction in inflation for another three months: Pak Finance Minister

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 27 (ANI): Pakistan Federal Minister of Finance Shaukat Tarin has said that there will be no decline ...

International alliance of MPs calls for blacklisting of Chinese firms over Uyghur 'atrocities'

London [UK], January 27 (ANI): An international cross-party network of legislators across the European Union, the United Kingdom, India, Australia ...

Justin Langer, Raelee Thompson inducted into Australian Cricket Hall of Fame

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): The Australian Cricket Hall of Fame Committee, together with Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian ...

Sindhi Foundation announces protest march in Canada to highlight minority rights issue in Pakistan

Washington [US], January 27 (ANI): Sindhi Foundation, a Washington-based organization has announced that it begin a "Long Walk" in May ...

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NBA roundup: Hornets score franchise-record 158 points in victory

Kelly Oubre Jr. connected on 10 shots from 3-point range on his way to 39 points and LaMelo Ball had ...

Hornets shatter franchise scoring mark in rout of Pacers

Kelly Oubre Jr. connected on 10 shots from 3-point range on his way to 39 points and LaMelo Ball had ...

Avalanche rally past Bruins in OT for 17th straight home win

Cale Makar scored on a power play at 3:01 of overtime as the Colorado Avalanche erased a two-goal deficit in ...

Avalanche rally past Bruins in OT for 17 straight home win

Cale Makar scored on a power play at 3:01 of overtime as the Colorado Avalanche erased a two-goal deficit in ...

Devin Booker pours in 43 as streaking Suns top Jazz

Devin Booker scored 43 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as the Phoenix Suns increased their winning streak to eight with ...

Mavericks use balanced attack to get past Blazers

Kristaps Porzingis scored 22 points to lead seven players in double figures as the visiting Dallas Mavericks led wire to ...

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