Sat, 28 May 2022

Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...

Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

Dozen Journalists Held in Ethiopia Crackdown

Nairobi, Kenya - At least a dozen journalists have been detained in a wave of arrests in Ethiopia, media workers ...

Who Are The Neo-Nazis Fighting For Russia In Ukraine?

The video, published in December 2020, showed two nattily dressed Russian men -- waistcoats, pocket squares, silk ties - sipping ...

Main focus of Vice President's visit to Sengal, Gabon is Francophone countries: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The main focus of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's visit to Senegal and Gabon is ...

Iran Seizes 2 Greek Tankers Amid Row Over US Oil Grab

DUBAI/ATHENS - Iranian forces seized two Greek tankers in the Gulf on Friday, shortly after Tehran warned it would take ...

'We Don't Have Food': African Leaders Meet as Crises Grow

DJIBO, Burkina Faso - African leaders gathered for a summit Friday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, to address growing humanitarian needs ...

Calls for Investigation Mount Over Xinjiang Police Files

Washington - Western governments are demanding that U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet receive full access to sites ...

Shehbaz blames Imran for Pakistan's economic woes in his first public address as PM

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): Refuting the allegations of foreign conspiracy made by PTI chief Imran Khan, Pakistan Prime Minister ...

Ship Expands Iran Revolutionary Guard's Reach to New Waters

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard is building a massive support ship near the strategic Strait of ...

We Don't Have Food': African Leaders Meet as Crises Grow

DJIBO, Burkina Faso - African leaders gathered for a summit Friday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, to address growing humanitarian needs ...

Biden Tells Naval Academy Grads Putin 'NATO-ized Europe'

Annapolis, Maryland - President Joe Biden told Naval Academy graduates Friday that they will be 'representatives and defenders of our ...

CBBC's move online could damage its identity, value and brand recognition

You may remember when TV channel BBC Three was made an online-only brand in 2016. The reason given at that ...

States urged to do more to help Haitians fleeing insecurity by sea

Amid growing insecurity and gang violence in Haiti, the numbers of desperate people resorting to risky sea crossings has sharply ...

The 'Deadly Fruit' Of Ukraine's Battlefields

Photographs of Russian artillery and rockets embedded in trees capture the intensity of fighting in Ukraine. British explosives expert Chris ...

Kissinger turns 99, declared enemy by Ukraine

The elder US statesman was declared an ?accomplice in the crimes? of Russia for urging a swift peace dealFormer US ...

Euro and dollar are toxic Russia

The country can no longer rely on the currencies to conduct safe transactions, the finance minister saysThe globe's top reserve ...

G7 Pledges Put Coal on Notice, Could Boost Climate Aid

BERLIN - Officials from the Group of Seven wealthy nations announced Friday that they will aim to largely end greenhouse ...

WHO: Nearly 200 Cases of Monkeypox in More Than 20 Countries

London - The World Health Organization says nearly 200 cases of monkeypox have been reported in more than 20 countries ...

Taliban Rebuff UN Calls for Reversing Rules on Afghan Women

ISLAMABAD - The Afghan Taliban have turned down renewed calls by the United Nations for the Islamist rulers to reverse ...

Nobel Laureate Denounces Rape as Weapon of War

WASHINGTON - When asked if he is afraid for his life, Dr. Denis Mukwege responded candidly: 'I am human.' Due ...

Quakes are '200 percent' focused on LAFC test

The San Jose Earthquakes are making positive strides under interim head coach Alex Covelo, however the next step could be ...

Pakistan Finance minister defends sudden price hike in petroleum products

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 27 (ANI): Pakistan's finance minister has said the recent decision to hike prices of all petroleum products ...

Brendon McCullum does not think his coaching inexperience at international level is an issue

London [UK], May 27 (ANI): England's new Test head coach Brendon McCullum said on Friday that he does not think ...

Lakshya Sen's proposal to train with World No. 1 Victor Axelson in Dubai approved

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Indian Badminton player Lakshya Sen's proposal to train with World No. 1 Victor Axelson ...

Farmers of Kondagaon welcome C'garh Govt's 'Aromatic Kondanar' campaign encouraging cultivation of medicinal aromatic plants

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], May 27 (ANI): The farmers of Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon have welcomed the innovative initiative to opt for the ...

Germany respects India's stand on Ukraine conflict, says Ambassador Lindner

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Germany has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a special guest for the G-7 ...

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AFC Asian Cup: Indian men's team face Jordan in last preparatory match

Doha [Qatar], May 27 (ANI): Indian men's football team is all set to take on Jordan in a friendly match ...

More Memorial Day Travel Expected, Despite High Gas Prices

LOS ANGELES - To drive, or not to drive? This Memorial Day weekend, with surging gas prices that are redefining ...

Jose Mourinho now etched in European football history with Conference League title

Rome [Italy], May 26 (ANI): Jose Mourinho on Wednesday became the first coach to win all three current men's UEFA ...

Iranian Religious Song Seen As Attempt To Indoctrinate Children

Iran's clerical establishment is promoting a new religious song as part of what critics say is an attempt to indoctrinate ...

Manchester United to play Atletico Madrid in pre-season friendly

Manchester [UK], May 26 (ANI): Manchester United are set to play Atletico Madrid for a pre-season match before the start ...

CM Baghel inaugurates Chhattisgarh's first football ground in Jagdalpur with running track recognized by FIFA

Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India], May 26 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday inaugurated the state's first football ground with ...

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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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