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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, ...

Four dead, many injured after UN peacekeepers ambushed in Mali

Five United Nations peacekeepers lost their lives on Wednesday, 4 in Mali and one in the Central African Republic. 4 ...

Wuhan welcomes WHO experts investigating source of coronavirus

BEIJING, China - A team of 10 World Health Organisation (WHO) experts arrived in Wuhan on Thursday to investigate the ...

Impeachment proceedings in House of Representatives successful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the second U.S. president in history to be impeached.Democrats were ...

Airbnb to root out clients affiliated with hate groups

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Airbnb announced on Wednesday that it will cancel reservations in the Washington, ...

Pompeo inflicts pain on Cuba in final days of Trump administration

On January 11, 2021, in his final days before leaving office, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo added one parting blow ...

NY Prosecutors Interview Michael Cohen About Trump Finances

NEW YORK - New York prosecutors conducted an hours-long interview Thursday of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, ...

Trump Fetes Morocco King, Rallies Behind Claim

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a last-minute push to solidify Morocco's normalization with Israel, bestowed a rare award ...

Joe Root completes 8,000 runs in Test cricket

Galle [Sri Lanka], January 16 (ANI): Skipper Joe Root on Saturday completed 8,000 runs in Test cricket and became the ...

United-Liverpool derby "game of the season", says Ferguson

Manchester [UK], January 16 (ANI): Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has said that it is a nice thing ...

Mexico registers record 21,366 new COVID-19 cases

Mexico City [Mexico], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Mexico has registered 21,366 new COVID-19 cases within the past 24 hours marking the ...

World COVID-19 deaths surpass 2 million

Baltimore [US], January 16 (ANI): A grim milestone has been reached globally as the COVID-19 deaths have breached the 2 ...

Delhiites wake up to dense fog, low visibility, severe AQI

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Delhi on Saturday witnessed dense fog that resulted in the delay of 24 trains ...

Angels sign veteran C Suzuki to one-year deal

Veteran catcher Kurt Suzuki is set for a bit of a homecoming, signing a one-year, $1.5 million deal Friday with ...

PGA Tour confirms move of WGC-Mexico to Florida

The PGA Tour's Florida swing grew by a week Friday with the circuit confirming that the 2021 World Golf Championships-Mexico ...

Manchester United are never underdogs, says Klopp

Manchester [UK], January 16 (ANI): Ahead of the clash against Manchester United in the Premier League, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp ...

Gamecocks travel to LSU without Frank Martin

LSU has been dominant in its last two games. South Carolina is just trying to play some games, though it ...

Mega Covid-19 vaccination drive to begin in India today

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): India begins today a nationwide vaccination drive against the novel coronavirus to be launched ...

Palestine to have first national elections after 14 years

Ramallah [Palestine], January 16 (ANI): Palestine is set to conduct its first national elections this year after a span of ...

Cameroon: Authorities urged to seek justice for recent deadly attacks

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged authorities in Cameroon to take steps to prosecute perpetrators behind two recent deadly attacks ...

Abbas Decrees First Palestinian Elections in 15 Years

GAZA CITY, GAZA STRIP - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday decreed parliamentary and presidential elections for later this year ...

Bosnia Urged To Swiftly Handle Dire Migrant Humanitarian Situation

Bosnia-Herzegovina is under mounting pressure to address the future of thousands of stranded migrants and asylum seekers, with the EU ...

WHO not ruling out introduction of immunization passports

Geneva [Switzerland], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The World Health Organisation (WHO) does not rule out the introduction of immunisation passports for ...

Dodgers, Cody Bellinger agree to one-year, $16.1M deal

The Los Angeles Dodgers and former MVP Cody Bellinger avoided salary arbitration on Friday by agreeing to a one-year, $16.1 ...

46 Pygmies killed in militia attack in eastern DR Congo

The Allied Democratic Forces has been blamed for the massacre of 46 Pygmies in Ituri province.The rebel group is the ...

UK to close all travel corridors from Monday

London [UK], January 16 (ANI): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday (local time) announced that the country is temporarily ...

Focused on management, Wayne Rooney leaves iconic legacy

Wayne Rooney's incredible success as Manchester United and England's record goalscorer should provide a sturdy foundation as the iconic striker ...

FC Dallas acquire Freddy Vargas on loan

FC Dallas announced Friday that they have acquired Venezuelan forward Freddy Vargas on loan from Deportivo Lara. The MLS club ...

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 2 million mark

Maryland [US], January 16 (ANI): More than 2 million people have died globally due to coronavirus according to the latest ...

Dec 2020 Indian exports growth show signs of revival

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): The exports in December 2020 were USD 27.15 Billion, as compared to USD 27.11 ...

Airlines cull South Africa routes as virus flares

A growing list of countries are limiting travel to and from South Africa since a more transmissible variant of the ...

China denies entry of one WHO member, after testing COVID19

Wuhan [China], January 15 (ANI): One member of World Health Organization (WHO) task force, who has tested COVID-19 positive, will ...

Ireland-UAE ODI postponed despite no new COVID-19 case

Abu Dhabi [UAE], January 15 (ANI): The One-Day International between UAE and Ireland which was scheduled to take place on ...

Research reveals how crop roots penetrate hard soils

Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a signal that causes roots to stop growing in hard soils which ...

The Week In Russia: Risks And Returns

Returns can be a big deal in Russia, in art and in life.In art, there's unparalleled Soviet-era author Andrei Platonov's ...

U.S. Slaps Sanctions On Firms Trading With Iran Shipping Line

The United States has sanctioned companies in Iran, China, and the United Arab Emirates for trading in steel with the ...

PSG coach Pochettino positive for Covid-19 - just two weeks in job

Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino has tested positive for Covid-19, the French champions said on Friday, just two weeks after ...

MultiChoice has not monopolised the pay-TV market, inquiry hears

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa held public hearings and allowed various stakeholders to present submissions for an inquiry ...

Vampire finches: how little birds in the Galapagos evolved to drink blood

For most people, the word "vampire" brings to mind Dracula or perhaps slayers such as Blade or Buffy; or maybe ...

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Trump Fetes Morocco King, Rallies Behind Claim

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a last-minute push to solidify Morocco's normalization with Israel, bestowed a rare award ...

Virat Kohli condoles demise of Krunal's father

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday condoled the demise of Krunal and Hardik Pandya's ...

PM launches India coronavirus vaccination drive

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that India's coronavirus drive is based on ...

India reports 15,158 new COVID-19 cases

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): India reported 15,158 new COVID-19 cases and 175 deaths in the last 24 hours, ...

Medical team working overtime to get Saini ready

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): The Indian medical team is working overtime to ready pacer Navdeep Saini ...

PM Modi launches India's vaccination driveagainst COVID-19

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched India's vaccination drive against the novel coronavirus ...

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