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Insurance paid $313 billion in 2022 for disasters in 2022, says Aon

LONDON, England: Insurance broker Aon has estimated that natural disasters caused global economic losses worth $313 billion in 2022.It added ...

Exec for Juan Valdez coffee sentenced to jail in $900,000 theft

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After being convicted of stealing more than $900,000 from the company, Rosita Joseph, former executive ...

US arms exports rise 49 percent in fiscal 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US State Department has said that in the latest fiscal year, US military equipment exported to foreign ...

Long-awaited return of tourists finally arrives in Macau gambling hub

MACAU CITY, Macau: Over the Lunar New Year holiday, Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, witnessed a resurgence of tourists ...

Senator Josh Hawley will introduce law to ban TikTok throughout US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican US Senator Josh Hawley has said that he plans to introduce a bill to ban the use ...

US says lead levels too high in baby food, orders reduction

WASHINGTON D.C.: This week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed significant limits on levels of lead in processed ...

Finland, Sweden expected to quickly join NATO

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Finland and Sweden are prepared to join the NATO alliance, the U.S. State Department announced this week.The move ...

US files antitrust case against Google over digital advertising

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Justice Department has filed an antitrust complaint claiming that Google is abusing its dominance in digital ...

Smoking banned from Mexican hotels and beaches

Public health experts have welcomed Mexico's ban on cigarette smoking in all public places, including hotels and beaches, after the ...

Lawyers suing as Consumer Reports says high metal levels in chocolates

YONKERS, New York: After testing discovered harmful levels of heavy metals in chocolate, consumer magazine Consumer Reports has urged four ...

France military ordered out of Burkina Faso in west Africa

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso: As Burkina Faso, in western Africa, faces an Islamist insurgency, it is set to end a military ...

As births continue to fall, Japan seeks incentives for parents

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese Prime minister Fumio Kishida said this week that it was "now or never" for Japan, one of ...

US moving towards offering annual Covid vaccines to most Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of its efforts to simplify the national COVID-19 vaccine strategy, the US Food and Drug Administration ...

December crossings of US border set record

WASHINGTON D.C.: US authorities said this week that a surge in Cubans and Nicaraguans arriving at the US border with ...

Canada faces resistance to cutbacks from oil-producing Alberta

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government plans to implement its long-awaited workforce transition bill, the "Just Transition," ...

Japan's Kishida expected to visit Ukraine for talks with Zelenskiy

TOKYO, Japan: The Yomiuri newspaper has reported that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is planning to visit Kyiv in February ...

Hawaii mourns death of last island princess

HONOLULU, Hawaii: The casket bearing Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawananakoa, long considered the last Hawaiian princess, has gone on public viewing ...

After climbing onto roof, five inmates breakout of Missouri prison

ST. LOUIS, Missouri: Missouri police report that all five prisoners who escaped last week from St. Francois County Detention Center ...

Abu Dhabi-based IHC to invest USD 400 million in Adani Enterprises' FPO

Abu Dhabi [UAE], January 30 (ANI): International Holding Company, an Abu Dhabi-based diversified conglomerate, on Monday announced that it will ...

Murali Vijay announces retirement from all forms of international cricket

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): Former India opener Murali Vijay announced his retirement from all formats of international cricket ...

EAM Jaishankar meets Csaba Korosi, discusses G20 agenda, UN reform

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): The President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Csaba Korosi was welcomed by ...

Erdogan questions Macron's competence

Paris has seen its clout in Africa diminish under the French leader, Türkiye's president claimedEmmanuel Macron is unfit to be ...

US skeptical of UK military Sky News

The report, citing defense sources, claims that a top US general privately shared the assessment with Britain's defence secretaryA senior ...

Monitor: Ten Dead in New Toll After Fresh Syria Strikes

BEIRUT, LEBANON - A total of 10 people were killed in a series of drone strikes targeting pro-Iran factions in ...

India's G20 Presidency: Bengaluru set to host first energy transition working group meeting

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): The first G20 Energy Transition Working Group (ETWG) Meeting under India's Presidency will be ...

Indian men's hockey team head coach Graham Reid resigns after World Cup

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 30 (ANI): Indian men's hockey national team head coach Graham Reid resigned a day after the ...

Once in a lifetime opportunity for us to play in front of so much people, Australian hockey skipper Eddie Ockenden

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 30 (ANI): The FIH Odisha Men's Hockey World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar - Rourkela has come to ...

Monday Motivation: Kim Sharma makes the 'impossible' possible, check pic

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 30 (ANI): Actor Kim Sharma displayed her 'never-say-die' attitude in a new Instagram post. Taking to ...

Kangana responds to "..my dear Uorfi" over 'Pathaan', says "Let's all demand Uniform Civil Code from PM Modi"

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 30 (ANI): Kangana Ranaut on Monday reacted to Uorfi Javed's "art should not be divided by ...

"I am moving forward in my life'', Britney Spears writes in comeback Instagram post

Washington [US], January 30 (ANI): Pop star Britney Spears never holds her back when it comes to expressing her vulnerability ...

Yogi Adityanath pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 30 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi ...

Beijing explains US role in Ukraine conflict

Washington instigated the crisis and is pushing for it to rage on, the foreign ministry has saidThe US is the ...

Security Council needs to be reformed: UNGA President Csaba Korosi

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) President Csaba Korosi here on Monday said that the ...

To chase 340 like that gives us confidence, says South Africa captain Bavuma after 5-wicket win over England in 2nd ODI

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 30 (ANI): Following his side's five-wicket win over England in the second ODI, South Africa skipper ...

US Defense Officials Not Losing Sight of China, North Korea

Aboard a U.S. military plane over the Pacific - Less than a week after helping secure billions of dollars in ...

Harmanpreet Kaur joins forces with leading sports brand as brand ambassador

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): Star India batter and skipper Harmanpreet Kaur joined forces with a leading sports brand ...

Air India to use software for real-time intelligence, reporting, status of in-flight incidents

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): Aiming to enhance safety management and for the status of in-flight incidents, Air India ...

We are world champions: Germany captain Grambusch expresses happiness after winning Hockey World Cup

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 30 (ANI): Following his side's FIH Men's Hockey World Cup win, Germany skipper Mats Grambusch took ...

Bollywood celebs congratulate Women's U-19 team on World Cup win

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 30 (ANI): Several Bollywood celebs took to their social media accounts and congratulated Team India after ...

Upstart Indian shipper helps get Russian oil to world markets: WSJ

London [UK], January 30 (ANI): Russia has managed to keep its oil moving to world markets, defying fears that sanctions ...

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UK tanks for Ukraine must arrive by March, says minister

LONDON, England: Of the 14 main battle tanks and additional artillery support it will send to Ukraine, Britain hopes its ...

Insurance paid $313 billion in 2022 for disasters in 2022, says Aon

LONDON, England: Insurance broker Aon has estimated that natural disasters caused global economic losses worth $313 billion in 2022.It added ...

Exec for Juan Valdez coffee sentenced to jail in $900,000 theft

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After being convicted of stealing more than $900,000 from the company, Rosita Joseph, former executive ...

US arms exports rise 49 percent in fiscal 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US State Department has said that in the latest fiscal year, US military equipment exported to foreign ...

Long-awaited return of tourists finally arrives in Macau gambling hub

MACAU CITY, Macau: Over the Lunar New Year holiday, Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, witnessed a resurgence of tourists ...

Senator Josh Hawley will introduce law to ban TikTok throughout US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican US Senator Josh Hawley has said that he plans to introduce a bill to ban the use ...

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