Thu, 24 Sep 2020

U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

Sydney man held in maximum security prison in Egypt over Facebook post

CAIRO, Egypt - A Sydney man is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Tora, Egypt for liking a Facebook ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 24)

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

IPL 13: ICC Academy facilities deserve praise, says BCCI official

By Baidurjo BhoseDubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Along with the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), the International Cricket Council (ICC) has ...

Why the Hungarians fought against the USSR in WWII

History Sept 24 2020 Boris Egorov Slobodsky (CC BY 3.0) Unlike other allies of the Third Reich, Hungary had no ...

Saudi King Uses UN Speech To Call For Comprehensive Solution On Iran

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz has taken aim at Iran during a speech to the UN General Assembly, calling ...

T20 World Cup win was 'complete team effort': Irfan Pathan

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): As the country celebrates 13 years of the T20 World Cup, former India all-rounder ...

NBA, WNBA speak out about Breonna Taylor charges

Though the attention of the NBA and WNBA remain on their respective bubbles in Florida, players and coaches of both ...

NBA, WNBA react to charges in Breonna Taylor case

Though the attention of the NBA and WNBA remain on their respective bubbles in Florida, players and coaches of both ...

AFP, Facebook discuss partnership to counter terrorism online

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 24 (PIA) -- The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Lieutenant General ...

Study focuses on neurological consequences of COVID-19

Melbourne [Australia], September 24 (ANI): A team of neuroscientists and clinicians are examining the potential link between COVID-19 and increased ...

Ghani Urges World To Support Peace In Afghanistan In Speech To UN

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has urged the world to help his country achieve peace amid talks with the Taliban aimed ...

Relaxed Simona Halep heads into French Open as clear favourite

Former champion Simona Halep arrives at the rescheduled French Open as the player to beat in a women's draw missing ...

UN, Britain to Co-host Climate Summit on December 12

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations and Britain will co-host a global climate summit on December 12, the fifth anniversary ...

Automakers Sue US Government Over Tariffs on Chinese Imports

NEW YORK - Automakers Tesla, Volvo, Ford and Mercedes-Benz have sued the U.S. government over tariffs on Chinese goods, demanding ...

House Holds Hearing on USAGM, Former Executives to Testify

Lawmakers in Washington will hold an oversight hearing Thursday examining the U.S. Agency for Global Media, the parent agency of ...

Astros face playoff pressure at Rangers

The Houston Astros squandered an opportunity to clinch a postseason berth on Wednesday and put themselves in a position to ...

IPL 13: Steve Smith practises Dhoni's signature 'Helicopter Shot'

Dubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): The Indian Premier League (IPL) has become a platform for players across the world to ...

Coronavirus watch updates, Sept. 24

People walk in Times Square during the COVID-19 pandemic in New York, the United States, Sept. 13, 2020. (Photo by ...

Corbin, Peterson get nods as Nats, Mets face off

The Washington Nationals will be looking to rebound following a tough loss in the series finale to the Philadelphia Phillies ...

On this day in 2007: MS Dhoni-led India won inaugural T20 WC

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): It was on September 24, 2007, when MS Dhoni-led India managed to win the ...

Pakistanis taking advantage of rise of Islam

Brussels [Belgium], September 24 (ANI): The Pakistanis are taking the full advantage of the rise in the influence of Islam ...

Would be hard for China to maintain stable economic expansion

Nay Pyi Taw [Myanmar], September 24 (ANI): While China continues to claim that it is steadily recovering from the coronavirus-induced ...

MEPs asking for a reshaping of EU-China relations framework

Brussels [Belgium], September 24 (ANI): The Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have asked the European Union to reshape the ...

Update: China to further improve quality of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

Opinion: The TikTok deal, a brazen heist

The logo of TikTok is seen on a smartphone screen in Arlington, Virginia, the United States, Aug. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu ...

India will be able to end TB by 2025: Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has accorded high priority for ending tuberculosis by ...

China Stuns South Americans With Aggressive Galapagos Fishing Fleet

A Chinese fishing armada that has shown up off the northwestern coast of South America has stunned several governments there.The ...

Concern as Captured Myanmar Forces Shown in New Arakan Army Video

The rebel Arakan Army has released a video showing three Myanmar security officers captured in the war in Rakhine state ...

How good governance can stop toxic 'bro behaviour' at companies

In 2019, the board of directors of McDonald's Corp. took the unusual but bold and moral decision to dismiss its ...

Agri Chief visits PRDP subprojects in Davao de Oro

DAVAO CITY- "I have assured your governor that we will give attention and support to the subprojects lined up with ...

US President urges citizens to enroll in COVID-19 vaccine trials

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Urging the US citizens to participate in COVID-19 vaccine trials, President Donald Trump on Wednesday ...

Woods to defend title at ZOZO Championship @ Sherwood

Tiger Woods announced Wednesday that he intends to defend his title at the ZOZO Championship @ Sherwood. The tournament will ...

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Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...

U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

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