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Greece building migrant holding camps on islands near Turkey

ATHENS, Greece: On Saturday, Greece announced it has opened a new migrant holding camp on the island of Samos close ...

Justin Trudeau set for third term after 156 seat victory

OTTAWA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Canada's Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is to continue his third mandate as prime minister ...

After China crackdown, teachers leaving Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Disillusioned school teachers, who feel threatened by Beijing's strict national security law enacted in June 2020, are leaving ...

Children, teens see more obesity due to Covid, says U.S. study

ATLANTA, Georgia: A significant increase in obesity among American children and teenagers is a direct cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

650,000 white flags planted in Washington DC for Covid victims

WASHINGTON DC: A display of 650,000 white flags, one for each American who has died from COVID-19, has been set ...

Notre Dame on track for 2024 reopening, says Paris officials

PARIS, France: Work to shore up Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been finished, allowing the long-awaited restoration to begin, ...

Poland's Deputy PM Kaczynski says EU law cannot be supreme

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's deputy prime minister and ruling party leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has said that the primacy of EU law ...

No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...

Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...

UK budget will not include funds for Scotland-Northern Ireland tunnel

LONDON, England: A proposed 21-mile undersea tunnel to link Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be funded, according to British ...

North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...

U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...

Indiana hospitals canceling procedures to make room for Covid patients

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Hospitals in Indiana are still reeling from the recent spurt in new Delta Covid cases across the state.According ...

Next Norway prime minster a wealthy leader of Labor Party

OSLO, Norway: The man expected to become the next prime minister of Norway, 61-year-old Jonas Gahr Stoere, was born into ...

Lewis talks about RR win against PBKS

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals opening batsman Evin Lewis admitted that his side was a bit discoloured for ...

Expo 2020 Dubai appoints tripXOXO

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 22 (ANI/SRV Media): Expo 2020 Dubai and tripXOXO have signed an agreement appointing tripXOXO as an ...

Kilowott bags two awards at Goa Technology Association

Panaji (Goa) [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Goa-based global powerhouse, Kilowott bagged two awards at the prestigious Goa Technology Association (GTA) ...

Coup d'Etat en Guinee: Comment faire marche-arrière

La resurgence des militaires en quête de pouvoir en Afrique de l'Ouest menace les progrès difficilement acquis dans la region ...

Fantasy sports platform Howzat signs Suresh Raina

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/PRNewswire): Howzat, Junglee Games' leading fantasy sports platform, has signed former Indian international cricketer Suresh ...

Apple lets users add Covid vaccination card to Wallet

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): American tech giant Apple is all set to bring verifiable COVID-19 vaccination cards to Wallet ...

Hardik Singh talks about World Cup, Paris Olympics

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Young midfielder Hardik Singh had a sensational outing at the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics ...

India to resume Covid vaccine exports to developing nations

The world's largest vaccine producer, India, has announced that starting from October it will resume coronavirus vaccine exports to developing ...

Masai School's 'Study now, pay later' option

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 22 (ANI/PRNewswire): Masai School, an alternative education and career-focused startup, brings aspirants the opportunity to become ...

Haryana CM rides bicycle to observe World car free day

Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], September 22 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday rides a bicycle along with his ...

Mario joins hands with India Fashion Awards season two

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 22 (ANI/PNN): The second season of the India Fashion Awards, the platform which recognizes and promotes ...

PM Modi's flight to US will avoid Afghanistan

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's non-stop flight to the US on Wednesday will ...

Assam govt to burn 2,500 rhino horns today

Golaghat (Assam) [India], September 22 (ANI): The Assam government is all set to burn nearly 2,500 rhino horns on Wednesday ...

On this day in 2007: Dhoni and boys defeated Australia

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): It was on this day, 14 years ago, when MS Dhoni-led India defeated Australia ...

PM Modi departs for three-day visit to US

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has embarked on a three-day visit to the United States ...

Strengthen strategic partnership with US, Japan, Australia

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Ahead of leaving for the US to participate in Quad Leaders' Summit, Prime Minister ...

Republic of Korea calls for UN-led era of global community

The UN needs to usher in and lead a new "era of global community", and the Republic of Korea will ...

Sanctions are US way of war, Iranian President at UN

In his speech to the high-level General Debate at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi ...

Somali President underscores need for COVID-19 vaccines for all

Despite the heavy impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, Somalia has continued on the path to economic reform, President Mohamed Abdullahi ...

Pakistan resisting International commitments on blasphemy

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): The increasing cases of blasphemy registered in Pakistan continues to be a cause of concern ...

Streax Professional announces the winners of StyleProAward

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Streax Professional, the professional range for hair care, colour, and style, specially crafted ...

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European Union supports France in spat with Australia over subs

France continues to fume over Australia's decision to ditch a €60bn French contract to build 12 submarines for the Australian ...

Greece building migrant holding camps on islands near Turkey

ATHENS, Greece: On Saturday, Greece announced it has opened a new migrant holding camp on the island of Samos close ...

Justin Trudeau set for third term after 156 seat victory

OTTAWA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Canada's Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is to continue his third mandate as prime minister ...

After China crackdown, teachers leaving Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Disillusioned school teachers, who feel threatened by Beijing's strict national security law enacted in June 2020, are leaving ...

Children, teens see more obesity due to Covid, says U.S. study

ATLANTA, Georgia: A significant increase in obesity among American children and teenagers is a direct cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

650,000 white flags planted in Washington DC for Covid victims

WASHINGTON DC: A display of 650,000 white flags, one for each American who has died from COVID-19, has been set ...

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