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Officials hopeful as UK consumer confidence rises

LONDON, England: A survey conducted by YouGov and consultancy Cebr reported that UK consumer confidence slowly rose in July, after ...

Brussels lights up to celebrate India's Independence Day

Brussels [Belgium], August 16 (ANI): In a gesture of friendship and goodwill, the city of Brussels in association with the ...

Ukraine failed to mount counteroffensive ex-Pentagon adviser

Colonel Douglas Macgregor thinks that Russian forces could soon go on to seize the port city of Odessa in Southern ...

How Nizhny Novgorod became the trade center of the Russian Empire

Why did the city of Nizhny Novgorod emerge as an all-Russian center of commerce? Who traded at its fairs? And ...

What's behind terrorist attacks on churches in Nigeria

In early June 2022, 40 people died, including children, in a mass shooting and bomb attack on a Catholic church ...

Cinquantenaire Park in Brussels lights up to celebrate India at 75!

Brussels [Belgium], August 15 (ANI): In a gesture of friendship and goodwill, the city of Brussels in association with the ...

Why do animals have tails?

Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you'd like an expert to ...

Ukraine's best fighter pilot killed

An obituary for the celebrated captain was released by his schoolA Ukrainian Air Force captain described by the military as ...

Boredom, Loneliness Plague Ukrainian Youth Near Front Line

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine - Anastasiia Aleksandrova doesn't even look up from her phone when the thunder of nearby artillery booms through ...

A Year on, Ex-Afghan Leader Ghani Defends Role in Taliban Takeover

Islamabad - On the eve of the anniversary of the Taliban takeover of Kabul, Afghanistan's former president on Sunday defended ...

Delhi Police beefs up security, installs over 1,000 CCTVs around Red Fort

New Delhi [India], August 15 (ANI): Ahead of Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort, Delhi Police have beefed up ...

Fireworks Blast at Market in Armenia Kills 2, Injures 60

Yerevan, Armenia - A strong explosion at a fireworks storage area tore through a popular market in Armenia's capital Sunday, ...

Composite security system set up in and around Red Fort for Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 15 (ANI): As the nation prepares to celebrate the nation's 76th Independence Day, a composite security ...

Karnataka: CM Bommai to convene meeting of Northern Karnataka organisations soon

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 15 (ANI): Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has said that he would convene a meeting of various ...

Explosion rocks Armenian capital

The casualty toll has reached 34 with three people dead, according to Armenian authoritiesAn explosion rocked a shopping plaza in ...

UP: Buildings of government offices deck up in Tricolour lights in Gorakhpur

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 14 (ANI): With Independence Day just hours away, the government offices and administrative buildings in ...

Two Pakistani soldiers killed in Balochistan's Harnai

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): Two Pakistan soldiers were killed in Harnai district in the Balochistan province during an exchange ...

Delhi has become city of tricolours, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): Ahead of Independence Day, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that national flags ...

Baloch protest outside Pak consulate in Germany to mark August 14 as 'Black Day'

Frankfurt [Germany], August 14 (ANI): As Pakistan celebrates its 75th Independence Day, the Baloch living in Germany protested outside Pakistan's ...

Pak man out to celebrate country's Independence Day shot dead in Karachi

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): A Pakistan man was shot dead by suspected robbers in the city of Karachi on ...

Defending champion FC Goa clash with local giants Mohammedan Sporting in Durand Cup opener

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 14 (ANI): In what will be a repeat of last edition's final, defending champions FC ...

Street performers in Montreal are being displaced and excluded

Like many cities around the world, Montreal has embraced busking to generate a sense of friendliness and cultural vibrancy in ...

Pakistan: Attack on police checkpost in South Waziristan, 1 personnel killed

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): A Pakistani police constable was killed while another was injured after an attack on ...

Pakistan soldier killed in Dir; 3 killed in North Waziristan blast

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): A Pakistan soldier was killed in the Lower Dir district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province after ...

Shanghai to Reopen All Schools Sept. 1 as Lockdown Fears Persist

Shanghai - China's financial hub Shanghai said on Sunday it would reopen all schools including kindergartens, primary and middle schools ...

Delhi Police apprehends two Bangladeshi nationals, recovers fake stamps of various Bangladesh ministries

New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): Delhi Police apprehended two Bangladeshi nationals from the Palam area of the city and ...

Independence day: Security of Delhi beefed up amid threat alerts from Intelligence

New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): The Delhi Police is making constant attempts to ensure impregnable security in the national ...

Building a more resilient post-earthquake future in Haiti

One year on from a devastating earthquake which struck Haiti, communities are rebuilding their lives, and aiming to be better ...

Rainfall adds to garbage problem in Kathmandu, fear of water-borne diseases run high

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 14 (ANI): Monsoon rainfall resulting in inundation has added owes to Kathmandu's garbage problem as the rainwater ...

Fed-up Iraqis Say Feuding Political Rivals 'in Another World'

Baghdad, Iraq - Two rival Shiite Muslim blocs are holding competing sit-ins in Baghdad, ramping up tensions in conflict-weary Iraq, ...

Photos of allegedly dried up French river spark Twitter row

Former Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt is among those sounding the alarm over the Loire ? and getting called out ...

First Person: One year on from Haiti earthquake, time to return home

On 14 August 2021 a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti, destroying, or rendering uninhabitable tens of thousands of houses across ...

UK economy contracts as recession looms

Raging inflation is taking a toll on households which are forced to cut spendingThe UK economy contracted in the three ...

Russia, Ukraine Trade Accusations of Firing at Nuclear Plant

The United Nations is calling for immediate access to a nuclear power plant as Russia and Ukraine again Friday accused ...

It's a wrap for Zoya Akhtar 's 'Kho Gaye Hum Kahan'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 13 (ANI): The shooting for Zoya Akhtar's 'Kho Gaye Hum Kahan' has come to an end. ...

Montenegro shooting leaves 12 dead including gunman

Podgorica [Montenegro], August 13 (ANI): A gunman killed as many as 11 people and rendered six others grievously injured including ...

New York Health Officials Detect Poliovirus in City Sewage

New York state and city health authorities said Friday that poliovirus, which causes paralytic polio, had been detected in samples ...

National anthem to be sung across Telangana on August 16

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 12 (ANI): The Telangana government on Friday called for collective singing of the national anthem across ...

Interview: Has Ukraine's Southern Offensive Finally Begun?

After a series of explosions on a Russian military airfield on Ukraine's occupied Crimean Peninsula, Kyiv officials told Western media ...

Delhi reports 2,136 new COVID cases in last 24 hours

New Delhi [India] August 12 (ANI): The national capital reported 2,136 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours with ...

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Indian senior men's football team to play friendlies against Singapore, Vietnam

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): The senior Indian men's football team will be back in action in September when ...

Severe damage in South Korea's Seoul after record rains, 2,682 buildings damaged

Seoul [South Korea], August 11 (ANI/Global Economic): Record-breaking rain in Seoul, the capital city of South Korea, caused flooding and ...

Rangers out to stick to plan in series finale vs. Astros

If the Texas Rangers were going to have any measure of success against Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander on Wednesday, ...

MLS All-Stars edge Liga MX All-Stars

Carlos Vela of LAFC scored on the first chance of the game for either side, and the Major League Soccer ...

Man United icon kept woman like slave, court hears

Old Trafford legend Ryan Giggs is on trial accused of controlling behavior and assaultManchester United icon Ryan Giggs, who is ...

Revolution release midfielder Arnor Traustason

The New England Revolution terminated midfielder Arnor Traustason's contract on Tuesday. The MLS club officially announced the move on Wednesday, ...

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