Fri, 07 Oct 2022

US prepares to send more HIMARS missiles to Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a $625 million package, the Biden administration's next military assistance for Ukraine will include an ...

Another ambassador expelled from Nicaragua as EU representative leaves

MANAGUA, Nicaragua: European Union Ambassador Bettina Muscheidt left Nicaragua this week, three days after being declared "persona non grata" by ...

Massive culling of flocks as Europe sees worst-ever bird flu outbreak

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union's Food Safety Agency said that with nearly 50 million poultry being culled this year, Europe ...

Musk to provide Florida with Starlink satellites after Hurricane Ian

TALLAHASSEE, Florida: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said in response to the damage caused by Hurricane Ian in areas of Southwest ...

Germany pledges to deliver advanced air defense system to Ukraine

ODESSA, Kyiv: During an unannounced visit to Odessa, German defense minister Christine Lambrecht said Germany will deliver to Ukraine the ...

Cubans take to street to voice frustrations over ongoing power outage

HAVANA, Cuba: Three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out electricity throughout Cuba, protests broke out for a second night in ...

Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...

Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...

US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

US acts to reduce risks from space debris

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 4-0 last week to enforce new rules to address the issue of ...

Prosecutors to decide on charging actor Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico: New Mexico district attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies has said that actor Alec Baldwin and up to four others ...

US again returning money to victims of Bernie Madoff, 88% recovered

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that after nearly 14 years, the victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi ...

After sanctions, Russia says will build own aircraft, not rely on west

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's state-owned engineering firm Rostec has said that the country's aviation industry will continue operating without the West, ...

Cardinals exec: Albert Pujols nearly retired midseason

St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols came on strong at the end of the season, hitting 17 homers in his ...

Sanju pushed us at the end, but we stood firm: SA skipper Temba Bavuma after win over India in 1st ODI

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 7 (ANI): South Africa skipper Temba Bavuma was delighted and relieved after Proteas managed to ...

Missed connecting two shots, next time I will work even harder: Sanju Samson after defeat against SA

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 7 (ANI): India batter Sanju Samson on Thursday played one of the most brilliant innings ...

Thailand mass shooting: UN chief says he is 'profoundly saddened'

New York [US], October 7 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed condolences over the mass shooting massacre that took place ...

A bright future awaits Bangladesh's "golden jute"

© Provided by Xinhua New hope is placed in the jute industry as the world realizes the value of natural ...

International Solar Alliance's Fifth Assembly to be held from Oct 17-20 in Delhi

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): Union Minister for Power and New and Renewable Energy RK Singh on Thursday unveiled ...

Quality will define brand India in time to come, says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal on Thursday asked the Quality Council ...

Mets, Padres square off at conclusion of stellar seasons

By any measure, the New York Mets and San Diego Padres had regular seasons that stand among the finest in ...

Next Marlins Manager Odds: Joe Maddon, Bruce Bochy early favorites

Could Joe Maddon find his way back to Florida and manage a fourth different Major League Baseball club? Maddon was ...

Iranian Kurd Exiles in Iraq Under Fire as Protests Rage

Sulaimaniyah, Iraq - As protests flare across Iran over the death of young Iranian Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini, the Kurdistan ...

MLS, Liga MX reveal details for World Cup-style club tournament

Major League Soccer and Mexico's Liga MX announced new details Thursday for their newly-expanded Leagues Cup, which will begin on ...

I stand with you: Priyanka Chopra comes out in support of Iranian women

Washington [US], October 7 (ANI): Amid the ongoing turmoil in Iran, actor Priyanka Chopra has come out in support of ...

Hardeep Singh Puri holds meeting with leadership of World Bank's International Finance Corporation in Washington

Washington [US], October 7 (ANI): Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday (local time) held ...

IBM announces USD 20 Billion investment in New York State

New York [US], October 7 (ANI): Arvind Krishna, chief executive officer of International Business Machines (IBM) on Thursday (local time) ...

Chris Pratt's Mario voice in trailer for animated movie ushers in wave of nostalgia

Washington [US], October 7 (ANI): The wait is finally over. The first trailer for Nintendo's animated 'Super Mario Bros.' movie ...

Public Will Be Silenced by Turkey's Proposed Disinformation Bill

Ankara / Istanbul / Washington - Turkey's disinformation bill is one step closer to being signed into law, despite protests ...

US Sanctions Iranian Officials Over Crackdown on Protesters

washington - The United States on Thursday sanctioned seven senior Iranian leaders for their role in shutting down the country's ...

Slain Purdue University student was Indian-American: Tippecanoe County Coroner

Indiana [US], October 7 (ANI): The twenty-year-old Purdue University student, who was found dead in his room at a residence ...

UN Appeals for Humanitarian Corridor to Access Haiti Fuel

new york - The United Nations and humanitarian agencies called Thursday for the immediate opening of a humanitarian corridor in ...

Chinese envoy appreciates congratulatory messages by Indian President, PM on 73rd founding anniversary of People's Republic of China

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong appreciated the congratulatory wishes extended by President Droupadi ...

Friday essay: romance fiction rewrites the rulebook

Romance fiction has one of the most recognisable brands in book culture. It is known for a handful of attributes: ...

Messi says Qatar World Cup will "surely" be his last

New Delhi [India], October 7(ANI): Argentine superstar Lionel Messi made a big announcement saying that the FIFA World Cup 2022 ...

Russia ready to send gas to EU via Nord Stream 2 Minister

Supplies are possible through the undamaged string of the pipeline, according to Aleksander NovakRussia is able to supply gas to ...

African Oil Conference Delegates React to OPEC Cuts

cape town, south africa - Delegates at Africa's biggest oil conference have expressed concern about rising prices after the Organization ...

UN Urges Sri Lanka to Get a Grip on Crisis, Prosecute Graft

The U.N. Human Rights Council called on Sri Lanka to get a grip on its economic crisis and prosecute corruption ...

At 70, Is Putin Still The Russian Public's Irreplaceable Man?

Russian President Vladimir Putin marks his 70th birthday on October 7. The jubilee comes at a time when the increasingly ...

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RAK Ruler congratulates Egyptian President on 6th of October War victory

RAS AL KHAIMAH, 6th October 2022 (WAM) - H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler ...

Iranian Kurd Exiles in Iraq Under Fire as Protests Rage

Sulaimaniyah, Iraq - As protests flare across Iran over the death of young Iranian Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini, the Kurdistan ...

UAE to participate in 145th IPU Assembly in Rwanda

KIGALI, 6th October 2022 (WAM ) - The Federal National Council (FNC) will participate in the 145th Assembly of the ...

US forces kill ISIS operative in Syria

Washington [US], October 7 (ANI): An Islamic State smuggler of weapons was killed by the United States in a helicopter ...

US Sanctions Iranian Officials Over Crackdown on Protesters

washington - The United States on Thursday sanctioned seven senior Iranian leaders for their role in shutting down the country's ...

Sharjah Ruler congratulate Egyptian President on October War victory

SHARJAH, 6th October 2022 (WAM) - H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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