Fri, 30 Sep 2022

Israeli forces in West Bank given green light to use drones for assassinations

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Israeli army has approved using drones to carry out assassinations in the West Bank.The extraordinary ...

Picture of King Charles to slowly become circulated on UK currency

LONDON, England: As Britain adjusts to its first new head of state in 70 years, the government printers responsible for ...

Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

Pope Francis asks Italians: 'More births, more children'

MATERA, Italy: In off-the-cuff remarks on September 26, Pope Francis urged Italians to have more children. While in southern Italy ...

U.S. commits $56 million in humanitarian aid to Pakistan, promising more

WASHINGTON DC, USA - As floods devastate the South Asian country, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Pakistan to ...

Australia weighs US offer to build nuclear submarines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration and the Australian government are in discussions regarding the U.S. building the island nation's first ...

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...

Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

Malaysia to give Myanmar a hard time in upcoming ASEAN meeting after death of kids

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian nations must decide whether a five-point plan to end the violence in Myanmar is ...

Large number of illegal Bangladeshis arrested in neighboring Indian state

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian state of Tripura has decided to form a special investigation team (SIT) of local ...

US seeks lower truck emissions, transition to electric

WASHINGTON D.C.: After Congress approved new initiatives to speed the adoption of zero-emission vehicles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

Russia accuses UN chief of abusing authority

The position of secretary general doesn?t entitle Antonio Guterres to make political statements, Moscow saysThe UN secretary general shouldn't try ...

At UN, Iran raises concern over resurgence of terrorist groups in Afghanistan

New York [US], September 30 (ANI): Post the Taliban took control of Afghanistan, the international community as a whole is ...

UNSC to vote on resolution on Russia's referendums in Ukraine

New York [US], September 30 (ANI): The UN Security Council is set to vote Friday on a resolution that would ...

Aaron Judge returns to New York for first shot at 62

During the New York Yankees' three-game series in Toronto to start the week, Aaron Judge achieved the dual goals helping ...

UN body votes in US-backed candidate to control future of global internet

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): A United Nations body responsible for shaping global internet development - the International Telecommunication Union ...

Russia Scheduled to Celebrate Annexation of Ukrainian Territories

Russia is set to formally announce annexation of four Ukrainian territories -- Donetsk, Luhansk, Kherson and Zaporizhzhia -- on Friday. ...

Rights group condemns Pakistan for backing brutal Chinese regime in Tibet

London [UK], September 30 (ANI): The Global Alliance for Tibet and Persecuted Minorities, a UK-based rights group condemned Pakistan and ...

Sluggish global demand poses major threat to trade Beijing

A flagging global economy keep squeezing the consumption of goods, the vice commerce minister warnsDemand for goods made in China ...

LLC: Gujarat Giants take on Bhilwara Kings in Jodhpur

Jodhpur (Rajasthan)[India], September 30 (ANI): Jodhpur's Barkatullah Khan Stadium is all set to witness the international cricketers in action after ...

Fnatic, MAD Lions start 2-0 at LoL Worlds Play-In event

Fnatic and MAD Lions each won two matches on Thursday as the League of Legends World Championship Play-In event began ...

19 people dead after blast at educational centre in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 30 (ANI): At least 19 people have been killed and dozens of others injured in Afghanistan's Kabul ...

Delhi: Gen Anil Chauhan assumes charge as India's new CDS, visits National War Memorial

New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): General Anil Chauhan along with his father Surendra Singh Chauhan on Friday paid tribute ...

UN chief tells Moscow to 'step back from the brink

Antonio Guterres called on Russia to stop the ?annexation? of former Ukrainian regions and warned against ?dangerous escalation?UN Secretary General ...

Pentagon to create Ukraine command media

The new military unit will reportedly be modeled on ?train-and-assist efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan? over the last 20 yearsThe ...

New Asteroid Strike Images Show Impact Much Bigger Than Expected

Paris - The James Webb and Hubble telescopes on Thursday revealed their first images of a spacecraft deliberately smashing into ...

Italy's New Government to Take Different Position on China

rome - Italy has elected its most right-wing government since the end of World War II, and China watchers are ...

Explosion reported in Afghanistan's Kabul, casualties expected

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 30 (ANI): Taliban officials on Friday reported an explosion in the capital city of Afghanistan, the latest ...

World Championship: India's Trap Mixed Team pairs fizzle out

Osijek [Croatia], September 30 (ANI): The two Indian Trap Mixed Team pairs fizzled out of the International Shooting Sport Federation ...

China has key role in US' drug problem: Report

Ontario [Canada], September 30 (ANI): Fentanyl, a nameless killer touted as the deadliest drug threat facing the United States, is ...

At UNHRC, Dutch group raises issue of fixing blame on China for Xinjiang genocide

Geneva [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): Netherlands-based group, the European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) has raised in the UNHRC, ...

Siraj replaces injured Bumrah for remainder of T20I series against SA

Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 30 (ANI): The All-India Senior Selection Committee named Mohammed Siraj as replacement for injured Jasprit Bumrah ...

At UNHRC, Dutch rights group raises issue of fixing blame on China for Xinjiang genocide

Geneva [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): Netherlands-based rights group, the European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) has raised in the ...

Delhi Golf Club League: Shiva Motocorp make perfect start on Day-1

New Delhi[India], September 30 (ANI): Team 'Shiva Motocorp Land Rover' executed a clean-sweep by winning all 7 of their matches ...

WHO launches new initiative to stop spread of invasive malaria vector in Africa

Geneva [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): A new World Health Organization (WHO) initiative has been launched that aims to stop the ...

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After Roger Waters urges end to support for Ukraine, concert canceled

KRAKOW, Poland: Organizers said an April Roger Waters concert planned in Krakow, Poland, has been canceled due to Waters' support ...

Israeli forces in West Bank given green light to use drones for assassinations

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Israeli army has approved using drones to carry out assassinations in the West Bank.The extraordinary ...

Picture of King Charles to slowly become circulated on UK currency

LONDON, England: As Britain adjusts to its first new head of state in 70 years, the government printers responsible for ...

Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

Pope Francis asks Italians: 'More births, more children'

MATERA, Italy: In off-the-cuff remarks on September 26, Pope Francis urged Italians to have more children. While in southern Italy ...

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