Tue, 18 Jan 2022

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...

Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Omicron to infect half of Europe in weeks, says WHO

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Based on the 7 million new cases reported across Europe in the first week of 2022, the World ...

China hosts Middle East foreign ministers in rare gathering

BEIJING, China: This week, the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain are visiting China for meetings with ...

As Covid increases, Chile begins fourth vaccine dose for vulnerable

SANTIAGO, Chile: As the number of daily COVID-19 cases continues rising, Chile has began administering a fourth vaccination dose to ...

Australian politicians gang up on Djokovic, want him out of country

MELBOURNE, NSW, Australia - The reputation of Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city was in tatters on Friday night after the sensational ...

Two PDF fighters killed 04 injured in Oak Pho Kanbaung encounter

SAGAING, Myanmar - On Monday, resistance fighters raided a prison labor camp near Myanmar's border with India, murdering an estimated ...

After ice block breaks from shore, 34 fishermen rescued in Wisconsin

BROWN COUNTY, Wisconsin: At least 34 people were rescued after the ice they were fishing on broke off from the ...

President of Sicily decries vandalism of Scala dei Turchi cliffs

PALERMO, Sicily: An investigation has been launched after Sicily's famed Scala dei Turchi cliffs were vandalized overnight on January 7.The ...

Buckingham Palace sets schedule for Queen's 70-year celebration

LONDON, England: Buckingham Palace has announced plans for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrating her 70 years on the throne, which ...

Yemen's Houthi Rebels Warn of More Attacks on UAE

CAIRO - Yemen's Houthi rebels warned that they might target more facilities in the United Arab Emirates after carrying out ...

North Korea Confirms Latest Missile Test

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea said Tuesday it test-fired two tactical guided missiles a day earlier to verify the ...

First Death Reported in Tonga Volcano Blast as Nation Remains Cut Off

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - The first death from a massive underwater volcanic blast near the Pacific island nation of Tonga has ...

Atlanta United sign D Ronald Hernandez

Atlanta United exercised the transfer option on Ronald Hernandez and signed the defender to a contract through the 2024 season ...

Saudi jets bomb Yemen after Abu Dhabi drone attack

Bombing of Yemeni capital is reprisal for drone attack on UAE, Riyadh saidThe Saudi-led coalition has launched an air raid ...

Guterres condemns attack on Abu Dhabi airport and oil facility

The Secretary-General condemned on Monday the attacks on Abu Dhabi's International Airport and the nearby Musaffah industrial area, which reportedly ...

Tuchel uncomfortable as Chelsea claim FIFA awards

The Blues boss reacted to the rewards for Chelsea's Champions League triumph in a ceremony that also saw Cristiano Ronaldo ...

Cardiac arrest victim Eriksen could make shock Premier League return

The Denmark ace who suffered a heart problem at Euro 2020 is reportedly in talks with BrentfordEx-Tottenham and Inter Milan ...

Saudi bombers strike Yemen after Abu Dhabi drone attack

Bombing of Yemeni capital is reprisal for drone attack on UAE, Riyadh saidThe Saudi-led coalition has launched an air raid ...

BSF hands over two Bangladeshi nationals to Border Guard Bangladesh as a goodwill gesture

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Two Bangladeshi nationals who were apprehended by the North Bengal Frontier, Border Security Force ...

Medics: Sudan Security Forces Kill 7 Protesters in Anti-coup Rallies

KHARTOUM - Sudanese forces killed seven anti-coup protesters Monday in one of the deadliest days of recent rallies against a ...

UN provided food assistance to more than 9 million Afghans since Taliban takeover

New York [US], January 18 (ANI): The United Nations (UN) had scaled up food assistance in Afghanistan after the Taliban ...

Taliban deploys more than 2,500 troops to Sar-e-Pul to provide security

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 18 (ANI): Amid rising threats from the Islamic State (ISIS), the Taliban deployed more than 2,500 troops ...

India tackling another COVID-19 wave while maintaining economic growth: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday emphasized India's fight against another wave of COVID-19 ...

'Never' or just 'not yet?' How timing affects COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

As COVID-19 case counts continue to rise across Canada, it is clear that we're far from "out of the woods" ...

US condemns Houthi attack against UAE, vows to stand beside Emirati partners

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI): The US on Monday (local time) condemned the Houthi attack against UAE that killed three ...

Taliban trying to 'erase' women from public life, say UN experts

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 18 (ANI): A group of UN human rights experts warned on Monday that that large-scale and systematic ...

Very honored Lewandowski beats Messi, Salah to FIFA award

The Bayern Munich goal machine avenged missing out on the Ballon d'OrLess than two months after being snubbed for the ...

Earthquake Kills 22 in Afghanistan

An earthquake struck western Afghanistan on Monday, killing at least 22 people and injuring several others.The epicenter of the magnitude ...

India saved many lives by supplying essential medicines, vaccines during COVID-19 pandemic: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Prime Minister, Narendra Modi while delivering 'State of the World' special address at the ...

Union Minister Narayan Rane inaugurates MSME Pavilion, KHADI India Film at World Expo, 2020 Dubai

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Narayan Rane and Minister of ...

Xi Jinping says countries need to discard 'Cold War mentality,' speaks against confrontation, 'hegemony and bullying'

Beijing [China], January 18 (ANI): The world needs to discard Cold War mentality and seek peaceful coexistence and win-win outcomes, ...

'Teen Mom' fame Farrah Abraham arrested for slapping security guard at Hollywood nightclub

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI): American TV personality Farrah Abraham of 'Teen Mom' fame was recently arrested in Los Angeles ...

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West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

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