Mon, 04 Jul 2022

After shark kills swimmer, Egyptian authorities close Red Sea beach

CAIRO, Egypt: Egyptian authorities have prohibited swimming in a stretch of the Red Sea after an Australian woman was killed ...

US flight attendant to mark 65 years serving air passengers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Bette Nash, age 86, has been named the longest serving flight attendant in the world, ...

UK parliament tells members to leave babies at home

LONDON, England: A UK parliamentary committee has told lawmakers that they may not bring babies to parliamentary proceedings and debates.The ...

Marine, Iwo Jima veteran, dies; last WW2 US Medal of Honor recipient

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hershel "Woody" Williams, the final surviving Medal of Honor recipient from World War Two, has died at a ...

Norwegian cruise cancels voyage after ship strikes small iceberg

SEATTLE, Washington: A Norwegian cruise liner has canceled its sailing and returned to port after damage was discovered following its ...

US sanctions causes 90 percent drop in chips sent to Russia

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo has said that since the U.S. and its allies imposed sanctions on Moscow ...

Tokyo suffers through heatwave, worst since 1875

Tokyo, Japan: On June 28, Japan baked under intense heat for a fourth successive day, with temperatures breaking nearly 150-year-old ...

Law allowing non-citizens to vote ruled unconstitutional in New York

ALBANY, New York: A New York state judge has struck down a recent law giving 800,000 non-citizen New York City ...

Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...

Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...

14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...

Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

Iran says US failed to take initiative in Doha nuclear talks

Tehran [Iran], July 4 (ANI/Xinhua): The United States failed to be constructive in the latest round of the talks on ...

Eng vs SA: Test debut a dream come true for Laura Wolvaardt

Johannesburg [South Africa], July 4 (ANI): South Africa batter Laura Wolvaardt is hoping to use the experience gained from her ...

Afghan women's fight for rights continues under Taliban regime

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 4 (ANI): The plight of women in Afghanistan continues to be deplorable despite the tall claims made ...

Manipur landslide: Mortal remains of 5 Army personnel sent to home stations by IAF aircraft

Imphal (Manipur) [India], July 4 (ANI): The mortal remains of five Army personnel, including a Lieutenant Colonel of the Territorial ...

Uganda's vice-captain looks ahead to Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier B

Kampala [Uganda], July 4 (ANI): For Uganda vice-captain Deusdedit Muhumuza, when he steps out onto the cricket pitch he is ...

Women's Hockey WC: Indian team aim for perfect execution against China

Amstelveen [Netherlands], July 4 (ANI): The Indian women's team put up a spirited show to kickstart their campaign with a ...

Sri Lankan Airlines flight operations to be impacted amid country's deepening fuel crisis

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 4 (ANI): Amid the unprecedented fuel crisis in Sri Lanka, the island nation's national carrier Sri ...

China pledges to continue to foster friendly ties with Myanmar

Naypyidaw [Myanmar], July 4 (ANI): China has pledged to continue "friendly ties" with Myanmar and economic relations as Foreign Minister ...

UK tennis fined $1 million for Russian ban media

The All England Club and Lawn Tennis Association are furious after being slapped with fines, one report saysThe Women's Tennis ...

Jasprit Bumrah holds new wicket record for India against England in Tests

Birmingham [UK], July 4 (ANI): India stand-in skipper Jasprit Bumrah created a new record for the most wickets taken by ...

Jaishankar extends greetings to US on its Independence Day

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday extended greetings to the United States on ...

Pakistan's top ministers warn Imran Khan against slander, say will approach SC

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 4 (ANI): Top ministers of Pakistan's incumbent government have warned Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan for ...

Russia could destroy half of Lithuania's economy governor

Russia has the capacity to effectively end its neighbor's transport sector, Kaliningrad Governor Anton Alikhanov saysMoscow could bring down half ...

Russia becomes India's top fertilizer supplier

Moscow offers its agricultural commodity at lower prices than China, Saudi Arabia, Morocco and JordanRussia has become India's biggest supplier ...

Taliban convoy attacked in Afghanistan, 1 assailant killed

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 4 (ANI): One of the attackers who struck out at Taliban's convoy in Afghanistan's Herat on Monday ...

EXPLAINED: Why central banks, including the RBI, raising lending rates aggressively?

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): Countries across the world have been grappling with unprecedented levels of inflation. In the ...

Hong Kong lawmaker photographed with Xi Jinping tests positive for COVID-19

Hong Kong, July 4 (ANI): A Hong Kong lawmaker, who posed for a group photo with Xi Jinping during the ...

Imran Khan's party apologizes to US for 'foreign conspiracy' allegations: Pakistan Defence Minister

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 4 (ANI): In a fresh revelation, Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said that former Prime Minister Imran ...

Chennaiyin FC head coach Thomas Brdaric wants to develop Indian players

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 4 (ANI): Chennaiyin FC's new head coach Thomas Brdaric is looking forward to his experience ...

Manoj Bajpayee celebrates 24 years of 'Satya'

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): Actor Manoj Bajpayee walks down memory lane as he celebrates 24 years of crime-drama ...

Convoy carrying Taliban members attacked in Afghanistan, several injured

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 4 (ANI): A convoy carrying Taliban members was attacked in Afghanistan's Herat on Monday morning, according to ...

Wimbledon: Ons Jabeur beats Mertens; Maria upsets Ostapenko to reach QFs

London [UK], July 4 (ANI): World No.2 Ons Jabeur put up a strong performance in the fourth round of Wimbledon ...

Giants turn to Carlos Rodon against Diamondbacks

Left-hander Carlos Rodon will make the first start of his career against Arizona on Monday evening when the reeling San ...

Study finds male dogs are four times more likely to develop infectious cancer on mouth or nose than female dogs

Cambridge [England], July 4 (ANI): According to a recent study, male dogs have a four to five times higher chance ...

Wimbledon: Barnett, O'Mara pair defeat Williams, Murray in thrilling mixed doubles clash

London [UK], July 4 (ANI): Venus Williams and Jamie Murray's mixed doubles run at 2022 Wimbledon came to an end ...

Germany, Ireland Tell UK: No Justification for Breaking Brexit Deal

London - Germany and Ireland on Sunday told Britain there was no legal or political justification for Prime Minister Boris ...

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In "geopolitical signal," UE, New Zealand sign free trade pact

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Negotiations on a free trade agreement between the European Union and New Zealand ended successfully this week, paving ...

After shark kills swimmer, Egyptian authorities close Red Sea beach

CAIRO, Egypt: Egyptian authorities have prohibited swimming in a stretch of the Red Sea after an Australian woman was killed ...

US flight attendant to mark 65 years serving air passengers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Bette Nash, age 86, has been named the longest serving flight attendant in the world, ...

UK parliament tells members to leave babies at home

LONDON, England: A UK parliamentary committee has told lawmakers that they may not bring babies to parliamentary proceedings and debates.The ...

Marine, Iwo Jima veteran, dies; last WW2 US Medal of Honor recipient

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hershel "Woody" Williams, the final surviving Medal of Honor recipient from World War Two, has died at a ...

Norwegian cruise cancels voyage after ship strikes small iceberg

SEATTLE, Washington: A Norwegian cruise liner has canceled its sailing and returned to port after damage was discovered following its ...

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