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Sensex nosedives 1,939 points amid rising bond yields

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 26 (ANI): A broad-based sell-off in equities and weak global cues amid rising bond yields played ...

Jordan Henderson undergoes surgery on groin injury

Liverpool [UK], February 26 (ANI): Liverpool on Friday announced that Jordan Henderson has undergone an operation after suffering a groin ...

Pak tighten security in Balochistan to protect CPEC project

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 26 (ANI): Amid a rise in attacks on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects in Balochistan, Pakistan has ...

2 killed, 1 injured in landmine blast in Syria's Hama

Damascus [Syria], February 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Two people were killed and one was injured in a landmine explosion in the Salamiyah ...

BCCI looking at multiple cities to host IPL 14

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], February 26 (ANI): Progressing from the initial idea of hosting the 2021 edition of the ...

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss' first Netflix film sets cast

Washington [US], February 26 (ANI): The 'Game of Thrones' series co-creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss' first Netflix film 'Metal ...

U.S. Bombs Iran-Backed Militias Blamed For Rocket Attacks In Iraq

The United States has launched air strikes in eastern Syria targeting facilities used by Iran-backed militias, the Pentagon said.The Defense ...

Biden Calls King Salman as US Recalibrates Relations With Saudis

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden called Saudi Arabian King Salman on Thursday as his administration is set to release ...

No. 22 San Diego State blows lead but tops Boise State in OT

Matt Mitchell recorded 24 points and nine rebounds and No. 22 San Diego State recovered from blowing a 17-point lead ...

India highlights politicisation of Syrian conflict at UNSC

New York [US], February 26 (ANI): India on Thursday (local time) called on the members of the United Nations Security ...

US conducts airstrikes on Iran-backed forces in Syria

Washington [US], February 26 (ANI): The United States security forces on Thursday evening (local time) launched airstrikes in eastern Syria ...

No. 3 Michigan handles No. 9 Iowa in key Big Ten battle

Franz Wagner scored a season-high 21 points, leading third-ranked Michigan to a 79-57 win over ninth-ranked Iowa in a Big ...

Clashes between protesters, police in Iraq leave 1 Killed

Baghdad [Iraq], February 26 (ANI/Sputnik): One person died and 14 others were injured at an ongoing political protest in Iraq's ...

Red-hot Jazz ready to face Heat in Miami

Goran Dragic put it perfectly when asked about his Miami Heat teammate, Jimmy Butler. "He's our leader," Dragic said. "We ...

Taliban says expects productive peace talks

Doha [Qatar], February 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The Taliban are counting on productive peace talks with the Afghan government in Qatar though ...

Kyrie Irving: NBA should change logo to Kobe

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving is leading the charge to compel the NBA to change its shield logo to Kobe ...

Cyclists faced with 'red cards' as UCI unveils new safety rules

The International Cycling Union (UCI) unveiled its new set of rules on Thursday aimed at making the sport safer with ...

Former Islamic State Militant Sentenced To Six Years In Bosnia Court

The top court in Bosnia has found a Bosnian Muslim man guilty of fighting with the Islamic State (IS) extremist ...

Mboweni's budget bolsters bullish stock call, says JPMorgan

PMorgan Chase & Co. strategists said the South African budget has increased their confidence in an overweight call on the ...

Indian football team excited ahead of upcoming matches

New Delhi [India], February 25 (ANI): With the Indian team all set to return to international football in March, members ...

Kerala: Rahul Gandhi takes dip in Arabian Sea

Kollam (Kerala) [India], February 25 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a dip in the Arabian Sea with ...

Boxer Mary Kom joins Koo app

New Delhi [India], February 25 (ANI): Six-time world champion boxer Mary Kom (51kg) on Wednesday became the country's first sportsperson ...

Liverpool handed fitness boost as Jota returns to training

Liverpool received a much-needed boost with the return to full training of Diogo Jota for the first time since December.And ...

After shutout loss, Hurricanes get another shot at Lightning

Carolina Hurricanes captain Jordan Staal believes it's good that his team has little time to dwell on its first shutout ...

Top 25 roundup: NC State hands No. 15 Virginia third straight loss

Cam Hayes scored 16 points and D.J. Funderburk posted 14 points as North Carolina State continued its stunning road success, ...

China spreads its tentacles with arms exports

Hong Kong, February 25 (ANI): Imagery from 1 February's Myanmar coup brought a reminder of the success that China's arms ...

NBA roundup: Sizzling Jazz extend Lakers' skid

Jordan Clarkson scored 18 points as the red-hot Utah Jazz smashed the Los Angeles Lakers 114-89 Wednesday night in Salt ...

Biden Nominee To Head CIA Sees Russia As Potent Threat

U.S. President Joe Biden's nominee to run the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has told lawmakers that the 'biggest geopolitical test' ...

NHL roundup: Coyotes pull off another comeback vs. Ducks

The Arizona Coyotes rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 in a shootout on Wednesday night ...

Israel and Palestine: The despair of cruel vaccination inequalities

As a medic, I am shocked. The internationally acclaimed Covid-19 vaccination success of Israel has a dark side, the consequences ...

Red-hot Jazz heap another loss on Lakers

Donovan Mitchell and Mike Conley each flirted with triple-doubles and Jordan Clarkson scored 18 points in his customary role off ...

Kings edge Blues for sixth consecutive win

Dustin Brown and Andreas Athanasiou scored to lead the visiting Los Angeles Kings past the St. Louis Blues 2-1 Wednesday ...

No. 20 Arkansas knocks off No. 6 Alabama

Led by Moses Moody's game-high 24 points, No. 20 Arkansas denied No. 6 Alabama a chance to clinch the SEC ...

No. 25 Tennessee takes care of business at Vanderbilt

No. 25 Tennessee went three hours east to Nashville and blasted short-handed Vanderbilt, 70-58, at Memorial Gymnasium on Wednesday night. ...

Saudi Arabia Says Crown Prince Had 'Successful' Appendix Surgery

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman underwent a "successful surgery" for appendicitis on Wednesday, the ...

World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty withdraws from Qatar Open

World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty has withdrawn from next week's Qatar Open, tournament organizers announced Wednesday. Barty has been battling ...

Neglect Drives Child Labor in Syria

IDLIB PROVINCE, SYRIA / ISTANBUL - As the truck pulls into the landfill, women and children crowd around, pouncing at ...

Iraq's Christians Await Papal Visit With Hope and Worry

AMMAN - Pope Francis' planned visit to Iraq, from March 5 to March 8, is complex on many levels. COVID-19 ...

US Pledges to Champion Human Rights Worldwide

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - In a speech to the 47-member U.N. Human Rights Council, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has ...

'Committed to world in which human rights protected'

Washington [US], February 24 (ANI): President Joe Biden aims to secure a seat for the United States on the United ...

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UAE Tour 21 to traverse Dubai's iconic destinations

DUBAI, UAE - Day 6 of the UAE 2021 will hit three of Dubai's top destinations this Friday.Three of Nakheel's ...

Sensex nosedives 1,939 points amid rising bond yields

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 26 (ANI): A broad-based sell-off in equities and weak global cues amid rising bond yields played ...

Jordan Henderson undergoes surgery on groin injury

Liverpool [UK], February 26 (ANI): Liverpool on Friday announced that Jordan Henderson has undergone an operation after suffering a groin ...

Pak tighten security in Balochistan to protect CPEC project

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 26 (ANI): Amid a rise in attacks on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects in Balochistan, Pakistan has ...

2 killed, 1 injured in landmine blast in Syria's Hama

Damascus [Syria], February 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Two people were killed and one was injured in a landmine explosion in the Salamiyah ...

BCCI looking at multiple cities to host IPL 14

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], February 26 (ANI): Progressing from the initial idea of hosting the 2021 edition of the ...

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