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First movie in space filmed by Russians in Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian film crew has returned to Earth from the International Space Station after spending two weeks filming ...

Chile at beginning of new era

"It feels like we are at the end of an era," Barbara Sepulveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepulveda ...

Washington: states can order Covid vaccines for kids over 5 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: US health officials have notified states that they can now order doses of COVID-19 vaccines for younger children, ...

Conservative Marki-Zay wins runoff to challenge Hungary's Orban

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Conservative provincial mayor Peter Marki-Zay, a political outsider with no party affiliation, won an opposition run-off primary on ...

Accidental firing of Russian rocket causes Space Station to tilt

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: The International Space Station (ISS) unexpectedly tilted after a faulty test firing of thrusters on a Russian ...

Possible heart condition among teens using Moderna delays approval

WASHINGTON D.C.: Before granting approval for use in young people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is studying whether Moderna's ...

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

Defenders of Pak seas fully alert to protect the motherland: ISPR

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - On Tuesday, the Pak military's media wing revealed that Pakistan Navy spotted and barred an Indian submarine ...

Delays in delivering Russian Covid vaccine frustrates millions

MOSCOW, Russia: Production problems and other issues have caused millions of people in developing nations, from Latin America to the ...

Bali set to welcome tourists again following Covid shutdown

BALI, Indonesia: Beginning Thursday, fully vaccinated travelers from 19 countries will be able to again enter Bali, Indonesia.Of note, citizens ...

Court orders US to reinstate 'Remain in Mexico' policy for migrants

SAN DIEGO, California: The Biden administration will return to a Trump-era border policy in which migrants will have to remain ...

4,495 guns confiscated at US airports in 2021, says TSA

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has confiscated a record number of guns at airport check-ins in 2021.TSA ...

UK to return to Nigeria statue taken in 1897

LONDON, England: A bronze rooster, taken from what is now Nigeria by British troops in 1897, will be returned to ...

New findings show Austrians enjoyed cheese and beer 2,700 years ago

BOLZANO, Italy: According to a scientific study published in the journal Current Biology, workers at a salt mine in Austria ...

At China's insistence, Apple deletes Quran app for Chinese Muslims

BEIJING, China: An app used by Muslims throughout the world, Quran Majeed, has been removed by Apple at the request ...

Jump in fuel prices to cause large increase in US heating bills

WASHINGTON D.C.: US households can expect heating bills to soar as high as 54 percent, compared with last winter, as ...

Afghanistan's economy is imploding: UNDP

New York [US], October 22 (ANI): The United Nations has said that Afghanistan's economy is imploding, with all but three ...

WhatsApp, Facebook monetise users' information, not legally entitled to privacy protection claim, Centre tells Delhi HC

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): The Centre told the Delhi High Court on Friday that WhatsApp and Facebook that ...

T20 WC: Sri Lanka thrash Netherlands by 8 wickets to enter Super 12 stage on high

Sharjah [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Lahiru Kumara and Wanindu Hasaranga picked three wickets each as Sri Lanka thrashed Netherlands by ...

If IT Rules 2021 aren't implemented, law enforcement agencies will face difficulty in tracing origin of fake messages, Centre tells Delhi HC

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): The Centre told the Delhi High Court on Friday that if the IT Rules ...

Netherlands all-rounder Ryan ten Doeschate announces retirement

Sharjah [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Netherlands all-rounder Ryan ten Doeschate announced on Friday that he has played his final international ...

India is committed to bridging the digital divide, says Devusinh Chauhan at BRICS Communications Ministers meeting

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): In his address at the seventh Meeting of BRICS Communications Ministers on Friday, Minister ...

PM Modi thanks Mongolian President for congratulating India on administering 100 cr COVID vaccines

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday thanked President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh for his ...

Suriya's advocate Chandru fights for the oppressed in first trailer of 'Jai Bhim'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 22 (ANI): The first full-length trailer of the much-awaited film 'Jai Bhim', which is a thought-provoking ...

WTO Director-General calls on PM Modi in Delhi

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): The Director-General of World Trade Organization (WTO), Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Friday called on ...

T20 WC: Dhoni gives throwdowns to India batters as team gears up for Pakistan clash

Dubai [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Former skipper and legendary wicket-keeper MS Dhoni on Friday provided throwdowns to India batters ahead ...

Report highlights China's state-owned assets of natural resources

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- A report on China's state-owned natural resource assets and the management ...

T1 topple Hanwha Life Esports to advance in Worlds

T1 cruised to a 3-0 victory over Hanwha Life Esports on Friday in a quarterfinal clash of the 2021 League ...

England skipper Morgan 'hoping' to play 2022 T20 World Cup

Dubai [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Ahead of England's opening match in the ongoing T20 World Cup, skipper Eoin Morgan said ...

England skipper Morgan 'hoping' to play T20 World Cup

Dubai [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Ahead of England's opening match in the ongoing T20 World Cup, skipper Eoin Morgan said ...

China systematically suppressing Uyghurs, their culture: Report

Beijing [China], October 22 (ANI): China is systematically suppressing the Uyghurs and their culture that has drawn accusations of genocide ...

T20 WC: Got no doubts in Warner's ability, he'll be ready to go, says Finch

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Australia skipper Aaron Finch has backed out of favour batter David Warner to come ...

New study finds no risk of pregnancy loss from COVID-19 vaccination

Ottawa [Canada], October 22 (ANI): A new study has found no correlation between COVID-19 vaccinations and risk of first-trimester miscarriages, ...

T20 WC: Gerhard shines as Namibia defeats Ireland to qualify for Super 12s

Sharjah [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Namibia skipper Gerhard Erasmus played a crucial knock of 53 runs as his side defeats ...

Qatar to host ICC qualifying event for first time as part of road to Australia 2022

Dubai [UAE], October 22 (ANI): Qualification for the ICC men's T20 World Cup 2022 in Australia is set to continue ...

Jaismine, Basumatary ease into 2nd round of 5th Elite Women's National Boxing C'ships

Hisar (Haryana) [India], October 22 (ANI): Asian Championship bronze medallist Jaismine and defending champion Assam's Pwilao Basumatary headlined the 60kg ...

Research suggests early dinosaurs were sociable

Grenoble [France], October 22 (ANI): The findings of new research on a vast fossil site in Patagonia show that some ...

Study suggests infant obesity risks can be mitigated through good night's sleep

Boston (Massachusetts) [US], October 22 (ANI): Researchers have long suggested that getting enough sleep at night is important to staying ...

India to pitch for reduction in carbon emissions at COP 26

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): In the upcoming 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26), India ...

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Rise in gas prices forces utility companies to return to coal

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. power companies are increasing their coal consumption due to surging natural gas prices, dealing a blow to ...

To refinance after bankruptcy, Hertz files for IPO

WASHINGTON D.C.: Rental car company Hertz, which filed for bankruptcy early in the pandemic, emerging on 30th June, has filed ...

Stocks in Asia mixed to flat, Nikkei 225 does best, rising 96 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were little moved on Asian markets on Friday, although the tech sector showed some buoyancy."The ...

Electricity cutbacks in China as price of coal soars

BEIJING, China: Throughout the world, countries are suffering from the disruptions of global supply chains.A growing list of commodities and ...

PDM plans country-wide protest on Friday in Pakistan

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan - The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) began a 15-day country-wide protest against increasing costs of petroleum products and ...

Wall Street mixed as Latin American markets get rattled

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday with the technology sector forging ahead, while industrials lagged."For ...

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