Tue, 22 Sep 2020

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 ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Gulf opposition fails to deter United States cementing ties with Qatar

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States continues to court it's host country in the Arabian Gulf, despite Qatar being out ...

Dublin lockdown due to very real risk of widespread Covid transmission

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government has taken drastic action to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease Covid-19 in ...

More than 100 million Americans to lose use of WeChat, TikTok apps

The Trump administration issued a sweeping ban Friday that will begin barring downloads and use of the Chinese-owned mobile apps ...

Hundreds Detained In Another Major Belarus Rally Against Lukashenka

MINSK -- Belarusian police detained hundreds of protesters during nationwide rallies on September 20 as mounting pressure on authoritarian ruler ...

Hungary's Orban Endorses Trump In November U.S. Election

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on September 21 endorsed U.S. President Donald Trump in his reelection bid, saying his rivals ...

U.S. Imposes New Sanctions On Iran Defense, Atomic Industries

The United States has imposed sanctions on more than two dozen people and entities involved in Iran's atomic activities or ...

Iranian Protester Dies In Custody, Opposition Website Reports

A man who took part in Iran's anti-establishment protests in November has died in a detention center in Tehran, the ...

French rugby president Laporte questioned by financial investigators

French Rugby Federation (FFR) president Bernard Laporte was questioned on Tuesday over his links with billionaire Montpellier owner Mohed Altrad, ...

Ahead of October review, Pakistan attempts to mislead FATF

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): In a bid to protect JuD chief and Lashkar-e-Taiba sponsor Hafiz Saeed, Pakistan has made ...

Abduction of girls from minority communities

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): There is a long history of abduction of women from religious minority communities in Pakistan ...

AIU seizes 1.8 kg gold from Calicut Airport

Malappuram (Kerala) [India], September 22 (ANI): Air Intelligence Unit has seized 1.866 kilograms of 24-carat gold from Kerala's Calicut Airport ...

Consumer groups to hold webinar

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Consumer groups in the Asia-Pacific are holding a webinar on 26 September 2020 to ...

GiveIndia raises Rs. 75 lakh

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): GiveIndia, a Bengaluru-based nonprofit organisation, has raised over Rs 75 lakh from more than ...

Binswanger partners with ANAROCK

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): US-based Binswanger Commercial Real Estate Services and ANAROCK Group have partnered to offer boutique ...

Consumer groups to hold webinar on tobacco harm reduction

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Consumer groups in the Asia-Pacific are holding a webinar on 26 September 2020 to ...

Land Bank receives R1.5bn from government, plans to pay creditors

The Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa has received the first tranche of a R3 billion equity injection ...

IPL opener between MI and CSK breaks viewership records

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): The opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) between Mumbai Indians and Chennai ...

Kandima Maldives redefines a WIN

Male [Maldives]/New Delhi [India] September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): In sync with its high spirited 'Lifestyle Reimagined' campaign, Kandima Maldives has launched ...

Arsenal confirms signing of goalkeeper Alex Runarsson

London [UK], September 22 (ANI): English club Arsenal has confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Alex Runarsson on a four-year contract ...

MeeamiTech launches AI based noise suppression

Milpitas (California) [USA], September 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Meeami Technologies announced the industry's first context aware Deep-Learning based noise suppression ClearConferenceTM ...

Future of a nation is what its youth think today: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): The future of a country is what its youth think today and this is ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 22)

BEIJING, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

IPL 13: Was relieved with my performance in Super Over, says Rabada

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): After his outstanding performance in the Super Over against Kings XI Punjab, Delhi Capitals pacer ...

ASEAN biodiversity target outlook remains hopeful

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the ASEAN region is continuing its work to achieve some ...

Delhi Sikhs protest abduction, forcible conversion in Pakistan

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): Members of the Sikh community in Delhi staged a protest outside the Pakistan High ...

Global leaders call for efforts to uphold multilateralism, support UN

Photo taken on Sept. 14, 2020 shows the United Nations (UN) flag flying outside the UN headquarters in New York, ...

WGC highlights commitment to SDGs ahead of UN General Assembly

London [UK], September 22 (ANI): The World Gold Council (WGC) on Tuesday published a report outlining how leading gold-mining companies ...

Michael Jordan buys NASCAR team, Bubba Wallace to be driver

Basketball icon Michael Jordan announced on Monday he has purchased a NASCAR Cup series charter team and recruited trailblazing black ...

Braves, trying to patch rotation, again face Marlins

Another injury to their starting rotation has tossed the Atlanta Braves' pitching plans into a tizzy, but the club continues ...

World class LGU hospital to rise in Calamba City

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Sep 22 (PIA) - Residents of Calamba would soon have access to affordable medical services and 'world ...

Isolation facility for detained aliens with COVID-19 opens at NBP

PARAnAQUE CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Monday opened its Ligtas Covid Centre inside the ...

Equity indices in the red amid weak global cues

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 22 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded lower during early hours on Tuesday while Asian markets opened ...

Earth-sized 'Pi planet' discovered by astronomers at MIT

Cambridge [UK], September 22 (ANI): Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an earth-sized ...

Rebooted Roland Garros struggles to escape shadow of coronavirus

Having been pushed back four months to September to escape the worst of the coronavirus, the Dzumhur wrote on Instagram.On ...

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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 ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

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