Mon, 18 Jan 2021

Execution on Saturday possible last Federal execution in United States

WASHINGTON, DC - Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump's administration carried out its last federal execution when Dustin John Higgs, convicted ...

Undercover Chinese survey ship intercepted in Indonesian waters

A Chinese government survey ship was intercepted "running dark" without broadcasting its position via AIS (Automated Identification System) by Indonesian ...

Former firefighter accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC The man who struck down three U.S. Capitol Police officers with a fire extinguisher during last week's storming ...

Proescutors charge man from Utah following storming of U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC - A Utah man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Capitol last week wearing a bullet-proof ...

Dozens dead in quake which struck Indonesia's West Sulawesi province

Provided by Xinhua | &A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has killed 35 people in Indonesia, injuring 637 and displacing around 15,000 people.JAKARTA, ...

'Very good' Eben Etzebeth returns in Toulon's win at Racing

Toulon coach Patrice Collazo praised South Africa's Rugby World Cup winner Eben Etzebeth after he returned from concussion in Sunday's ...

Images Show Evidence of Attack on Ethiopia Refugee Camp

NAIROBI - New satellite images of a refugee camp in Ethiopia's embattled Tigray region show more than 400 structures have ...

Brazil OKs Two COVID Vaccines Amid Steep Surge in Cases

JBrazil approved two vaccines for emergency use against the coronavirus Sunday as the country's death toll from the disease it ...

29th Synod of Syro-Malabar Church concludes

Kochi (Kerala) [India], January 18 (ANI): Synod of Syro-Malabar Church on Sunday raised concerns over the worldwide terrorist attacks against ...

Placards of PM Modi raised at pro-freedom rally in Sindh

Sann [Pakistan], January 18 (ANI): In a massive pro-freedom rally organised on the 117th birth anniversary of GM Syed, one ...

Monks offer special prayers for world peace at Bodh Gaya

Bodh Gaya (Bihar) [India], January 18 (ANI): Around 100 monks participated in the 32nd "Nyingma Monlam Chenmo" here at Bodh ...

US calls for release of Russian Opposition leader Navalny

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The US State Department is calling for the immediate release of Russian opposition figure Alexey ...

Uyghur refugee recounts ordeal in Chinese camps

Paris [France], January 18 (ANI): As reports confirming the human rights abuses on Uyghurs in China's Xinjiang region continue to ...

AFP units to coordinate more with CHR

PASIG CITY, Jan. 18 (PIA) -- Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief-of-Staff General Gilbert Gapay on Sunday called on ...

PH gets P3.7B infra, devt grant from China

PARAnAQUE CITY, Jan. 18 (PIA) -- The Philippines and China over the weekend signed an agreement on economic and technical ...

Record number of Portuguese go for early presidential poll

Lisbon [Portugal], January 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Almost 250,000 voters Sunday took part in the early vote for Portugal's presidential election scheduled ...

Pakistan CAA slams PIA for its 'irresponsible attitude'

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 18 (ANI): Slamming the Pakistan Internation Airlines (PIA) for its "irresponsible attitude and maladministration", the Civil Aviation ...

Team BDS edge Giants Gaming in Rocket League grand final

Team BDS was extended to the limit Sunday, earning a 4-3 victory over Giants Gaming to win the grand final ...

Ugandan Opposition to Challenge Presidential Election Results

KAMPALA, UGANDA - Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine's party said Sunday that it would challenge his loss in the recent ...

Report: Sounders' Jordan Morris headed for England

U.S. men's national team forward Jordan Morris is set to leave the Seattle Sounders this week on a six-month loan ...

Canadiens chasing sweep vs. slow-starting Oilers

The statistics did not bear out for Carey Price last season, but his teammates' confidence has never wavered. The Montreal ...

No. 3 Villanova ready to return against Pirates

No. 3 Villanova will be playing its first game in 27 days when it hosts Seton Hall on Tuesday night. ...

83 people killed in Sudan's Darfur clashes

Darfur [Sudan], January 18 (ANI): At least 83 people have been killed in the tribal clashes in Sudan's Darfur, said ...

German FA investigates Union Berlin defender over racism allegation

The German FA (DFB) has confirmed it is investigating Union Berlin defender Florian Huebner over an allegation of racism made ...

Imran govt fails to provide hygenic bathrooms to BRT

Peshawar [Pakistan], January 18 (ANI): The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system was inaugurated by Prime Minister Imran Khan in Peshawar ...

Arsenal outcast Ozil confirms Fenerbahce move

Mesut Ozil confirmed on Sunday that he was leaving Arsenal for Turkish team Fenerbahce after being frozen out for months ...

Jordan Among First to Vaccinate UN-Registered Refugees it Hosts

AMMAN - Jordan has become one of the world's first countries to start coronavirus vaccinations for United Nations-registered refugees, according ...

Seven in 10 Greeks willing to get vaccinated against COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua | &As the world is struggling to contain the pandemic, vaccination is underway in Greece and ...

Man United stay top of Premier League after draw with Liverpool

Manchester United maintained their three-point advantage over Liverpool at the top of the Premier League but were denied a famous ...

UAE and Ireland to complete virus-hit cricket series

UAE and Ireland will play a second one-day international in Abu Dhabi on Monday after two matches of the scheduled ...

Vaipulu's late try puts Montpellier under 'serious' relegation threat

Montpellier wing Arthur Vincent said his side were in a "serious situation" after Tonga's Ma'amai Vaipulu scored late in Castres' ...

Arsenal outcast Ozil confirms Fernabahce move

Mesut Ozil confirmed on Sunday that he was leaving Arsenal for Turkish team Fenerbahce after being frozen out for months ...

How to make Google and Facebook care about privacy

If you haven't heard about the rise and fall of the photo app Ever, I'd suggest paying attention. Its story ...

Israel OKs Hundreds of Settlement Homes in Last-Minute Push

JESURALEM - Israeli authorities on Sunday advanced plans to build an additional 780 homes in West Bank settlements, an anti-settlement ...

Cochin International Airport commissions floating solar

Kochi (Kerala) [India], January 17 (ANI): Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) has commissioned one of the biggest floating solar power ...

COVID-19: 17,072 beneficiaries vaccinated today

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): On the second day of the pan-India inoculation drive, as many as 17,072 beneficiaries ...

US, Afghan officials slam killing of 2 female SC judges

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): US and Afghan officials on Sunday condemned the killing of two female supreme court judges ...

India vaccinates highest number of beneficiaries on day-1

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): India recorded the highest number of vaccinations on day one in the world on ...

Wishes pour in as Javed Akhtar turns 76

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): As literary figure veteran poet, lyricist and screenwriter Javed Akhtar turned 76 on Sunday, ...

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Stones scores twice as Man City cruise past Palace

Manchester City moved up to second in the Premier League and within two points of leaders Manchester United as John ...

Klopp seeks quick response to Liverpool scoreless streak

Jurgen Klopp said there are no easy answers as to why Liverpool have failed to score in three consecutive league ...

We deserved the win, I'm satisfied with performance: Flick

Munich [Germany], January 18 (ANI): Bayern Munich manager Hansi Flick said that he is satisfied with the team's performance against ...

Pirlo disappointed as Inter Milan defeat Juventus

Milan [Italy], January 18 (ANI): Juventus manager Andrea Pirlo has slammed players after suffering a defeat against Inter Milan and ...

Lewandowski breaks Bundesliga record in Bayern's win

Munich [Germany], January 18 (ANI): Robert Lewandowski broke the Bundesliga goals record as he guided Bayern Munich to a 2-1 ...

Barcelona lose Supercopa de Espana final to Athletic Club

Seville [Spain], January 18 (ANI): Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann scored a brace but it was not enough for the club to ...

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