Tue, 06 Dec 2022

US: reject cable to Cuba to connect voice, internet

WASHINGTON D.C.: A U.S. government committee has urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deny an application to connect Cuba ...

UK sees half of free-range turkeys dead to bird flu before Christmas

LONDON, England: Richard Griffiths, chief executive of the British Poultry Council, said nearly half of all turkeys and geese in ...

Iran's morality police force disbanded in response to demonstrations

The country has been gripped by violent protests after the death of a woman who allegedly wore an "improper" hijab ...

Musk says Neuralink brain chip human trials to begin in 6 months

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has said that he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company, Neuralink, to begin ...

In major break from past, Egypt to build 21 desalination plants

CAIRO, Egypt: Ayman Soliman, CEO of Egypt's Sovereign Fund, said as part of the first $3 billion phase of a ...

Request made for fast-tracking promising Alzheimer's drug

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to trial data contained in a report presented this week, an experimental Alzheimer's drug from Eisai and ...

New York mayor: some mentally ill homeless to be hospitalized

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York City Mayor Eric Adams has announced a plan to tackle "a crisis we ...

China will have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon warns

WASHINGTON, D.C.: According to a Pentagon report, if China continues with its current nuclear buildup pace, it could have a ...

China seeks to dominate space, warns US general

SYDNEY, Australia: Lt. General Nina Armagno of the U.S. Space Force has said that rapid advancements in China's military capabilities ...

William, Kate plan US trip in bid to tamp down royal controversies

LONDON, England: Prince William and his wife Kate, the new Prince and Princess of Wales, will travel to the U.S. ...

Citing lessening risks, Australia lowers threat levels

SYDNEY, Australia: For the first time in eight years, Australia lowered its terrorism threat level from "probable" to "possible," due ...

Some protest plan to thin New Jersey forest to protect from fire

TRENTON, New Jersey: As part of a project to prevent major wildfires in a federally protected New Jersey forest, up ...

Failed negotiations results in 1 day rail strike in Austria

VIENNA, Austria: During a 24-hour strike by Austrian rail workers held this week over issues related to pay, rail traffic ...

Highlights of 2022 FIFA World Cup | Dec. 5, 2022

BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- A selection of the best daily photos from the 2022 FIFA World Cup.© Provided by ...

Kraken rookie Shane Wright hopes to return vs. Habs

The Seattle Kraken's hot start is making it difficult for rookie first-round draft pick Shane Wright to get much playing ...

World Bank makes upward revision of India's GDP growth forecast due to robust economic activities

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The World Bank has revised India's 2022-23 GDP growth forecast upward to 6.9 per ...

Study: Feline genetics help pinpoint first-ever domestication of cats

Washington [US] December 6 (ANI): Nearly 10,000 years ago, humans settling in the Fertile Crescent, the areas of the Middle ...

Mizoram: Drugs worth Rs 1.18 crore held in Aizwal, 4 held

Aizawl (Mizoram) [India], December 6 (ANI): A joint team of Assam Rifles and ExciseNarcotics Department, Aizawl seized a large quantity ...

Lot of people in Kenya aspire to play in Pro Kabaddi League: Patna Pirates' Daniel Odhiambo

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], December 6 (ANI): All-rounder Daniel Odhiambo, who is currently part of the Patna Pirates squad in the ...

BWF World Tour Finals: Prannoy clubbed with Olympic champion Axelsen, Naraoka and Lu in Group A

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): India's lone entry into the year-ending BWF World Tour Finals 2022 in Bangkok, HS ...

Giant mantle plume reveals Mars is more active than previously thought

Washington [US] December 6 (ANI): On Earth, shifting tectonic plates reshuffle the planet's surface and make for a dynamic interior, ...

Situation in Afghanistan, regional security among top concerns at Central Asian ministers' meet in Delhi

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Counterterrorism, regional security, and the situation in Afghanistan were the dominating issues during the ...

Vaccination helped India's healthcare system's transition from reactive to proactive: biotechnology Secretary

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): India's healthcare ecosystem is in transition as it has shifted from being a reactive ...

"To see world as one family is beginning of a lot of good things", Deve Gowda lauds PM Modi for G20 presidency

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Former Prime Minister and Janta Dal (Secular) president HD Deve Gowda who participated in ...

Special forces exercise of Indian Navy, US Navy underway in Goa

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The 7th edition of Exercise Sangam, a joint Naval Special Forces exercise between Indian ...

Ali Fazal aka Guddu Pandit pens special note for 'Mirzapur 3' team

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI): Good news for all 'Mirzapur' fans!Team 'Mirzapur 3' has wrapped up the shoot for ...

Bolton mulls presidential run to 'stop Trump

The ex-official said he would throw his hat into the race if Republicans fail to ?repudiate? former President Donald TrumpFormer ...

Russia-China energy project reaches milestone

A key section of the East Route natural gas pipeline has been completed, Global Times reportsA key construction project that ...

Colombia Landslide Leaves at Least 34 Dead

Bogotá, Colombia - Heavy rains in northwest Colombia sent a wall of earth crashing onto a winding road, swallowing up ...

USS Arizona Survivor: Honor Those Killed at Pearl Harbor

HONOLULU - USS Arizona sailor Lou Conter lived through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor even though his battleship exploded ...

Sale Jumpstarts Floating, Offshore Wind Power in US Waters

portland, oregon - Tuesday marks the first-ever U.S. auction of leases to develop commercial-scale floating wind farms in the deep ...

US Homeland Security Chief Warns Borders Being Rendered Meaningless

Washington - America's borders - and borders in general - are no longer sufficient to help protect the United States ...

Biden to Visit Arizona Computer Chip Facility

U.S. President Joe Biden is traveling to Arizona on Tuesday to visit a computer chip facility, underscoring the Grand Canyon ...

Ravindra Jadeja turns 34: 3 memorable performances by the all-rounder

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): India's star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja does not require an introduction. He boasts of all ...

Explosion reported in Afghanistan's Balkh province

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 6 (ANI): An explosion occurred in Afghanistan's Balkh province on Tuesday, local media reported. The blast took ...

Countering terror financing should be priority: NSA Doval at key Central Asian security ministers' meeting

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Flagging the persistence of terrorist networks in Central Asia, including in Afghanistan, National Security ...

3-Day South Asia's premier international textile sourcing show in Delhi starting Thursday

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The three-day South Asia's premier international textile sourcing show is set to kickstart in ...

Popular dietary supplement linked to cancer risk: Study

Columbia (Missouri) [US], December 6 (ANI): While previous studies have linked commercial dietary supplements like nicotinamide riboside (NR), a form ...

Japanese PM's special aide meets Uyghur delegation

Tokyo [Japan], December 6 (ANI): Kishi Nobuo, Special Adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on National Security Policy and ...

India brought 4.78 lakh hectare land under natural farming last year

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): In line with the government's thrust on zero-budget farming, Indian farmers have brought an ...

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Highlights of 2022 FIFA World Cup | Dec. 5, 2022

BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- A selection of the best daily photos from the 2022 FIFA World Cup.© Provided by ...

AFC Asian Cup 2027: India withdraws bid, to focus on grassroots development

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has officially withdrawn its bid to host the ...

World Cup roundup: Croatia eliminates Japan on penalty kicks

Croatia moved into the World Cup quarterfinals by beating Japan in a penalty shootout on Monday at Al Wakrah, Qatar. ...

Brazil turn on style to reach World Cup quarterfinals

© Provided by Xinhua In-form Brazil breezed past South Korea 4-1 with four first-half goals in Qatar World Cup Round ...

FIFA WC: Brazil move to quarterfinals, thrash South Korea 4-1 in round of 16 match

Doha [Qatar], December 6 (ANI): Goals from Vinicius Junior, Neymar, Richarlison and Paqueta helped Brazil advance into the quarterfinals of ...

FIFA WC: Brazil run riot on helpless South Korea, lead 4-0 in first half

Doha [Qatar], December 6 (ANI): Brazil ran riot on helpless South Korea, with Neymar and Vinicius Junior being among the ...

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