Sat, 18 Sep 2021

Confederation of British Industry calls for lower taxes

LONDON, England: The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has urged the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, to stop ...

Marks & Spencer rumored to weigh closing French stores

LONDON, England: As new trade rules following Britain's departure from the European Union continue to impact product availability in stores, ...

Report: OpTic Chicago may sell CDL spot to OWL's Washington Justice

The parent company of the Overwatch League's Washington Justice is interested in purchasing OpTic Chicago's Call of Duty League franchise ...

K.J. Choi, Darren Clarke share lead at Sanford International

K.J. Choi of South Korea and Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland tied for the first-round lead at the Sanford International ...

France recalls ambassadors from US, Australia

Paris [France], September 18 (ANI): France on Friday (local time) recalled ambassadors from the US and Australia amid submarine deal ...

UK scraps traffic light system to overhaul int'l travel

© Provided by Xinhua The British government has also announced that from 4 a.m. BST (0300 GMT) on Sept. 22, ...

Sir Clive Sinclair: even his failures were prescient inventions

Sir Clive Sinclair, inventor of the UK's first mass-market home computer, has died at the age of 81. Pioneer of ...

4 strategies for a global breakthrough on energy and climate change

Two important global events are coming up that are widely hoped to help address what the United Nations calls the ...

Manchester City boss Guardiola refuses to apologise

Manchester [UK], September 17 (ANI): Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola has refused to apologise to the club supporters after ...

Anupam Kher to receive Honorary Doctorate in Hindu Studies

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): Veteran actor Anupam Kher will be conferred with the prestigious Honorary Doctorate in Hindu ...

Chhattisgarh CM says BJP follows Godse

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], September 17 (ANI): Slamming the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Friday said ...

Ten ways to cut shipping's contribution to climate change

In the middle of this summer's shocking fires and floods came the grimmest climate science report yet from the UN's ...

State of the EU: tech and defence challenges cloud COVID success

In her second "state of the European Union" speech, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen used the political momentum ...

India Book of Records breaks new boundaries

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Talent knows no boundary. This is a strong belief of India Book of Records ...

Amrita Rao remembers MF Husain's special gift to her

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): On the occasion of Padma Vibhushan artist MF Husain's 106th birth anniversary, actor Amrita ...

Doubt rises over England tour of Pakistan: Report

London [UK], September 17 (ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board's (ECB) proposed tour of Pakistan in October is under the ...

Asian Granito targets exports of Rs 400 crore in FY22

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Sep 17 (ANI): Home decor major Asian Granito Ltd (AGL) plans to clock export business of Rs ...

U.S., biggest saboteur of post-WWII global peace (Part 3)

© Provided by Xinhua DISRUPTION TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERWith its great power, the United States has been using "American exceptionalism" as ...

JGLS appoints Senior Lawyers for LEAD and CLAIM programmes

Sonipat (Haryana) [India], September 17 (ANI/OP Jindal University): In continuation of the pioneering initiative taken by Jindal Global Law School ...

South Korea: 'Major companies' vs 'start-ups'

Seoul [South Korea], September 17 (ANI/Global Economic): As Korean companies and institutions' consortium was additionally launched to develop mRNA (Messenger ...

Nicki Minaj slams cancel culture after anti-vaccine remarks

Washington [US], September 17 (ANI): Grammy-nominated rapper Nicki Minaj recently called out America's cancel culture after she spoke out about ...

On the money: Kate Sheppard and the making of a New Zealand feminist icon

In 1992 four New Zealand icons (and the queen) appeared on new banknotes. Part of creating national identity, these notable ...

South Africa defeat West Indies in 4th ODI

St John's [Antigua], September 17 (ANI): Mignon du Preez smashed a gutsy half-century before skipper Dane van Niekerk picked three ...

Three share first-round lead at Cambia Portland Classic

Scotland's Gemma Dryburgh recorded an eagle and overcame three bogeys Thursday to share the lead after the first round of ...

ISL: SC East Bengal sign Daniel Chima Chukwu

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 17 (ANI): SC East Bengal have signed three-time Norwegian first division league winner Nigerian striker ...

France cancels US gala over Australian submarine deal

Paris [France], September 17 (ANI): Expressing fury over the Australian submarine deal, France on Thursday (local time) cancelled a gala ...

Rising inflation: unless we act now, it will not be temporary

Consumer price inflation in the UK rose by 3.2% year on year in August, the highest annual rise in nearly ...

UK COVID plan: how will the pandemic play out this winter?

Winter is always a challenging time for the NHS. On top of providing routine healthcare, there are the added demands ...

AUKUS: is an arms race with China the price of 'Global Britain'?

A new military alliance between the US, Australia and the UK will, for the first time, provide Australia with nuclear-powered ...

UK launches COVID-19 booster shots for priority groups

London [UK], September 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The United Kingdom has begun to administer third coronavirus vaccine doses to medical and social ...

New study on skin cancer therapy

London [UK], September 16 (ANI): New research led by the University of Birmingham suggests that skin cancer patients could have ...

Kristen Stewart reflects on playing Princess Diana

Washington [US], September 16 (ANI): Hollywood actor Kristen Stewart, who plays the late Princess Diana in Pablo Larrain's 'Spencer', recently ...

Climate change could impact algae in oceans

London [UK], September 16 (ANI): Global warming is likely to cause abrupt changes to important algal communities because of shifting ...

'Govt to save approximately Rs 600 cr in Okhla project'

New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): Delhi Water Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government ...

Algae in global ocean might get impacted by climate change

Norwich [UK], September 16 (ANI): Global warming is likely to cause abrupt changes to important algal communities because of shifting ...

Do the northern lights make sounds that you can hear?

It's a question that has puzzled observers for centuries: do the fantastic green and crimson light displays of the aurora ...

Ed Sheeran reflects on US awards shows

Washington [US], September 16 (ANI): Singer and songwriter Ed Sheeran recently revealed his feelings about awards shows, days after the ...

4 strategies for a UN breakthrough on energy and climate change

Two important events hosted by the United Nations are coming up that are widely hoped to help address what the ...

Ozzy Osbourne to undergo 'major surgery'

Washington [US], September 16 (ANI): British singer and songwriter Ozzy Osbourne is on the road to recovery after a 2019 ...

UK forum discusses 'new reality' of Afghanistan

London [UK], September 16 (ANI): As US and NATO forces concluded military withdrawal from Afghanistan after 20 years of presence ...

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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 ...

China, climate on agenda for meeting of Australia, Japan, India, U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States will meet on 24th September to discuss issues ...

First SpaceX tourist flight begins 3 day journey

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: A rocket carrying four tourists and no professional astronauts on board blasted off into Earth orbit on ...

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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