Wed, 15 Jul 2020

U.S. troops begin to withdraw from war-torn Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in ...

Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

Elvis's grandson dead at the age of 27, reportedly shot himself

WASHINGTON, DC - American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley's son Benjamin Keough has died at the age of 27. The news ...

Jail time for man who ripped off thousands of U.S. troops and veterans

SAN ANTONIO, Texas - A man who hacked into the U.S. military's databases and stole personal information relating to thousands ...

Humanitarian aid to continue after UNSC pact on access points

NEW YORK, New York - Sanity prevailed on Saturday as last minute efforts to stitch up a renewal of the ...

Trump applauds U.S. Southern Command in efforts to combat drug trade

MIAMI, Florida - U.S. President Donald Trump went to Florida on Friday for a briefing on what he said has ...

Squirrel in Colorado tests positive for bubonic plague

Colorado [USA], July 15 (ANI): In the first case of plague in the United States this year following the deadly ...

De La Hoya: Canelo might fight in SoCal desert

Canelo Alvarez's next fight might occur in the Southern California desert, his promoter, Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Oscar De ...

WBBL to feature three-week Sydney hub amid coronavirus contingencies

Melbourne [Australia], July 15 (ANI): The sixth season of Women's Big Bash League will feature a three-week hub in Sydney ...

NCRM NICHE International Stem Cell meet is going virtual in 2020

Tokyo [Japan], July 15 (ANI/Mediawire): The XV edition of NCRM NICHE (www.ncrmniche.org), on Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, incorporating the ...

PM Modi to address digital conclave on World Youth Skills Day today

New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver a video address on the occasion of World ...

Holtz: 'Absolutely impossible' to have college football season

Coaching great Lou Holtz said Tuesday that it's "absolutely impossible" to play the upcoming college football because of the protocols ...

Pouille to undergo elbow surgery

Frenchmen Lucas Pouille took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that he's going to have surgery on his right elbow. ...

Interview: CDC HeadSays Masks Are Essential in Coronavirus Fight

WASHINGTON - VOA contributor Greta Van Susteren interviewed Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

Jokic out of quarantine, watches Nuggets practice

Nikola Jokic, returning from a positive coronavirus test, completed his quarantine period Tuesday and watched his Denver Nuggets teammates practice ...

Maxwell Denied Bail on Epstein-Related Sex Abuse Charges

Jeffrey Epstein's former girlfriend, Ghislaine Maxwell, will remain behind bars until trial after she was denied bail Tuesday as a ...

Philippines Welcomes Forceful US Statement on South China Sea

The Philippines on Tuesday backed Washington's tougher stance on the South China Sea while Indonesia described it as "normal," a ...

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975 flood shelters opened for a million stranded Bangladeshis

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Officials and volunteers in Bangladesh say heavy flooding is worsening in parts of the country, with more ...

U.S. troops begin to withdraw from war-torn Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in ...

Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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