Fri, 30 Sep 2022

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) ...

Cyclone roars through Canada with 80 mph winds, damage called heavy

HALIFAX, Canada: Cyclone Fiona struck northeast Canada this weekend, with reports of houses being washed into the ocean, roofs torn ...

Xiyu Lin takes early lead at The Ascendant LPGA with late eagle

Xiyu Lin of China eagled the par-5 17th hole to vault into the lead after one round of The Ascendant ...

Slumping Phillies look to get right vs. Nats in doubleheader

The remnants of Hurricane Ian that are forecasted to bring inclement weather to the Washington, D.C. area changed the schedule ...

US calls Russian annexation of Ukrainian territories act of 'land grab'

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday accused Russia of the annexation of Ukrainian ...

Security interests widen trust gap between Afghan Taliban, China

Beijing [China], September 30 (ANI): China has apparently put a pause on investments or assistance in Afghanistan as the country ...

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 Antonio ...

Family Frantically Searched for Iranian Woman After Arrest

SULIMANIYAH, Iraq - When Mahsa Amini was detained in the Iranian capital for wearing her veil too loosely, her family ...

US Sanctions Traders of Iranian Oil

The United States imposed new sanctions Thursday against several companies that facilitate trade in Iranian oil and petrochemical products.The U.S. ...

Link between ocean acidification and fast-melting Arctic ice discovered by scientists

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): After discovering acidity levels increasing three to four times faster in the western region of ...

Iran's Protesters Chant From Buildings Amid Crackdown

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iranian anti-government protesters chanted from windows and rooftops in parts of Tehran early Thursday, but ...

Sarah Jessica Parker's step father no more; actress issues statement

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): Sarah Jessica Parker has shared the heartbreaking news that her stepfather passed away. Sarah Jessica ...

Cloud9, Team Liquid reach semis at ESL Pro League 16

Cloud9 and Team Liquid moved onto the semifinals at the ESL Pro League Season 16 with victories Thursday in Malta. ...

Key Russian Black Sea gas pipeline under threat US state media

RFE/RL claims the Netherlands has revoked the license of TurkStream operatorIf the TurkStream natural gas pipeline is damaged, its operator ...

Many Americans inNo Rush to Get Bivalent COVID-19 Booster

New Orleans - For weeks, reformulated bivalent COVID-19 vaccine boosters have been available across the United States that aim to ...

The night is full of animal life, but scientists know very little about it

Human disturbance is rapidly changing the nature of the nocturnal world. Intensive farming, suburban spread, artificially lit cities, and continuously ...

Islamic finance provides an alternative to debt-based systems

For years, Muslims in North America have struggled to find ways to purchase homes while complying with Islamic law, or ...

Last Russian pipeline to Europe under threat US state media

RFE/RL claims the Netherlands has revoked the license of TurkStream operatorIf anything happens to the TurkStream natural gas pipeline, its ...

US puts energy operators on heightened alert

The warning comes after the apparent sabotage of Russia's Nord Stream gas pipelinesUS Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm warned the American ...

US envoy calls for 'serious' national political dialogue in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 30 (ANI): US special envoy for Afghanistan Thomas West has called for a 'serious' national political dialogue ...

Hailing ties with India, Italian envoy expects relation between two countries will go even further

By Ayushi AgarwalNew Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): Hailing ties with India, the Italian Ambassador to India Vincenzo de Luca ...

Newly formed craters located on Mars hold clues about atmosphere and interior

Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): An international team of researchers with NASA's InSight mission located four new craters created by ...

Alex Morgan (knee) out for two USWNT matches

Longtime U.S. women's national team star Alex Morgan will miss two upcoming friendlies due to a knee injury. Coach Vlatko ...

Putin outlines goals of geopolitical adversaries

Western rivals are willing to incite new conflicts in the post-Soviet space, Russia's president claimedRussia's adversaries in the West are ...

'Dark data' is killing the planet - we need digital decarbonisation

More than half of the digital data firms generate is collected, processed and stored for single-use purposes. Often, it is ...

Centre upgrades Mukesh Ambani's security cover from 'Z' to 'Z' category

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): The Centre on Thursday upgraded the security cover of Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani ...

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Investors cop haircuts as U.S. stock markets reel, Nasdaq drops 314 points

NEW YORK, New York - A day after investors breathed a sigh of relief, sellers swarmed U.S. stock markets on ...

Enormous debt forces Garuda Indonesia to file for bankruptcy

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Irfan Setiaputra, CEO of Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Indonesia, has confirmed to Reuters that last week the airline ...

Demand for Turkish drones rises, Malaysia, Indonesia voice interest

"Many Asian countries, especially Malaysia and Indonesia, show great interest in our defense industry products. Agreements are being signed," Turkish ...

Asian stock markets end mostly higher despite British pound weakness

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia made broad brush gains on Thursday despite a sudden upturn in the U.S. ...

Apple says will manufacture iPhone 14 in India by end of 2022

CUPERTINO, California: In line with its efforts to move some of its production from China, Apple has announced that it ...

Australia forced to review regulations following Optus cyber-attack

CANBERRA: Australia: After hackers targeted Optus, the country's second-largest telecoms firm, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said the country will ...

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