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Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...

US man sentenced to prison for buying luxury auto with Covid funds

HOUSTON, Texas: On Monday, a Texas man, Lee Price III, was sentenced to over nine years in prison after fraudulently ...

One-third sized Taj Mahal built by Indian as home for wife

NEW DELHI, India: An Indian man, Anand Prakash Chouksey, 52, has built a smaller replica of the famed 17th century ...

U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...

NATO chief: Countries should prepare for Russian incursion in Ukraine

RIGA, Latvia: Jens Stoltenberg, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, has warned that the American-led military alliance should be ...

Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...

Soldiers burn houses and barns, kill livestock in south of Kalay

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to the local residents, soldiers have torched roughly 20 houses and two barns in communities in ...

Sixty years after astronaut Alan Shepard, daughter to travel to space

KENT, Washington: Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft will launch on 9th December, its third piloted flight, with a crew of ...

Bomb threat: Malaysian Airliner makes emergency landing in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Following a bomb threat on board, a Malaysia Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal ...

Notre Dame rebuild plans called 'woke theme park' by critics

PARIS, France: The rebuilding of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has come under fire from critics, after the new plans ...

Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...

Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...

New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...

After riots, labor strife France weighs semi-autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS, France: The French government is offering increased autonomy for the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, after COVID-19-related riots and long-running ...

Villagers flee to escape air raids in Sagaing, Myanmar

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to local sources, air attacks and shelling drove thousands of people from at least nine villages ...

Questions remain about freedom of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has said it "remains deeply concerned" that Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai ...

As Barbados becomes Republic, role of British monarchy to end

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados: In a colonial unshackling, Barbados will say goodbye to the British monarch, as the reign of Queen Elizabeth ...

Hesitant Europeans open Christmas markets with eye on Covid

FRANKFURT, Germany: A surge in new COVID-19 cases left an uneasy feeling hanging over Frankfurt's Christmas market, as well as ...

Turkish women gassed by police during women's rights demonstration

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police in Istanbul fired tear gas on women demanding the country's re-adoption of a landmark international treaty ...

Tehreek-E-Labbaik Pakistan expanding after release of its leader Saad Hussain Rizvi: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 5 (ANI): Formerly banned organization Tehreek-E-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) is on a surge after the release of its ...

Study finds sense of unreality in mother after uterus transplantation

Gothenburg [Sweden], December 5 (ANI): According to a study by the University of Gothenburg, new mothers have a feeling of ...

Taliban going back on its word, US & allies say

The US and more than a dozen of its allies have issued a statement expressing concern over the alleged summary ...

Soil isn't dirt: it's the foundation of life and needs real care

Healthy soil is critical for life on earth. It can contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation, food and nutrition ...

Traditional Chinese medicine leading to destruction of African biodiversity: Report

Beijing [China], December 5 (ANI): China is systematically destroying the biodiversity and pursuing growth of Traditional Chinese medicine (TCMs) in ...

Pope Francis Visiting Migrant Camp on Greek Island of Lesbos

LESBOS, GREECE - Pope Francis will travel to Lesbos on Sunday to meet asylum-seekers at a migrant camp there on ...

Tanzania returnee tests positive for COVID-19 in Mumbai, officials suspect Omicron variant case

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 5 (ANI): A man who came from Tanzania has tested positive for COVID-19 in Dharavi, officials ...

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu loses against South Korea's An Se-young in summit clash

Bali [Indonesia], December 5 (ANI): India shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday came up short in the finals of the BWF ...

Upcoming Ashes will define my captaincy, says Root

Brisbane [Australia], December 5 (ANI): England skipper Joe Root on Sunday admitted that the upcoming Ashes will define his captaincy. ...

Research develops rapid test to identify effectiveness of antibodies against Covid-19 variants

Durham [UK], December 5 (ANI): Biomedical engineers of Duke University have developed a test to quickly and easily assess how ...

India-Russia to ink several pacts, discuss important issues during President Putin's visit

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to arrive in India on Monday for the ...

Asian Champions Trophy- India thrash Thailand 13-0 in opener

Donghae [Korea], December 5 (ANI): Dragflicker Gurjit Kaur scored five goals as Indian Women's Hockey team registered an emphatic 13-0 ...

Centre committed in providing world-class technologies to BSF for border security: Shah

Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) [India], December 5 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday stated that the Centre is committed to ...

IMF urges world's richest countries to save poorest

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that 60% of the world's poorest nations are at high risk of, or ...

Journalists Work Clandestinely in Post-Coup Myanmar

YANGON, MYANMAR - Post-coup Myanmar has proven a difficult place for journalists to operate.Ten months after the February coup that ...

Pak envoy meets Taliban's acting FM, discusses bilateral cooperation

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): Pakistan's envoy to Afghanistan Mansoor Ahmad Khan met Taliban acting foreign minister Amir Khan Muttaqi ...

First Covid Omicron case in Delhi after Tanzania returnee tests positive; 5th in India

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Delhi reported its first case of new COVID-19 Variant Omicron on Sunday. "First omicron ...

First Person: Trafficking is a crime can happen in front of our eyes

Ilias Chatzis heads up a global team of more than 60 experts at the UN Office on Drugs and Crime ...

Stuck Jet Stream, La Nina Causing Weird Weather

America's winter wonderland is starting out this season as anything but traditional.The calendar says December, but for much of the ...

Socialization improves health of the homeless: Study

The Basque Country [Spain], December 5 (ANI): Homelessness is a complex issue and a new research group decided to understand ...

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Robot company will pay $200,000 for human faces for use on robots

PERM KRAI, Russia: Tech company Promobot is planning the launch of a new line of human-looking robots, but first they ...

Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...

US man sentenced to prison for buying luxury auto with Covid funds

HOUSTON, Texas: On Monday, a Texas man, Lee Price III, was sentenced to over nine years in prison after fraudulently ...

One-third sized Taj Mahal built by Indian as home for wife

NEW DELHI, India: An Indian man, Anand Prakash Chouksey, 52, has built a smaller replica of the famed 17th century ...

U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...

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