Thu, 09 Feb 2023

Rail traffic halted in Ohio after train with chemicals catches fire

EAST PALESTINE, Ohio: After a freight train carrying hazardous chemicals derailed in Ohio near the Pennsylvania state line on February ...

Thousands more bodies found following Turkish-Syrian quake

Rescue teams in Turkey and Syria continue the search for survivors of the catastrophic earthquake that hit the region on ...

US weighs ending protection of bears at Yellowstone, Glacier Park

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has indicated that it could end federal protection for grizzly bears in the northern Rocky ...

Philippines hands over four more military bases to US

MANILA, Philippines: The Philippines has granted the United States four more locations to open military bases, U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd ...

While friends and foes rush to Syria's aid, U.S. refuses to help

WASHINGTON, DC - The global community has extended aid to Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that hit the ...

US Congress wants information on Russians hacking nuclear computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: US lawmakers have called on the Department of Energy to release documents detailing attempts by Russian hackers to ...

Death toll from deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria continues to mount

Photo credit: Ercin Erturk / Anadolu AgencyThe death toll from Monday's massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Turkey and Syria has ...

Republicans in Congress to impeach border official due to migrants

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a sign of future political battles over record numbers of illegal crossings under Democratic President Joe Biden, ...

US woman sentenced to 13 days in jail after protesting on Red Square

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian state-run TASS news agency has reported that a US woman was detained and fined by a Russian ...

Ex-military ruler Musharraf dies in Dubai after prolonged illness

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf died in a Dubai hospital on Sunday at the age of ...

Up to 2,000 Israelis to be housed in new town on Gaza border

JERUSALEM - Israel on Sunday announced plans to build a new town on the Gaza border .The town, temporarily named ...

US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

CHICAGO, Illinois: After an ice storm ravaged states from Texas to West Virginia, this week, airlines canceled over 1,800 flights ...

Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...

Courts declare New Jersey anti-gun law cannot be enforced

TRENTON, New Jersey: A federal judge has blocked a New Jersey law allowing the state's attorney-general to sue gun manufacturers ...

US ending Covid emergency programs on May 11

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration said this week that it will end US COVID-19 emergency declarations on 11th May, nearly ...

UAE supports second phase of water supply projects in Sinjar, Iraq

ABU DHABI, 9th February, 2023 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates has announced that it will allocate AED1.83 million in ...

Sudan's Tropical Disease Spike Reflects Poor Health System

EL OBEID, SUDAN - The two Sudanese women thought they had malaria and were taking their medication, but things took ...

En Tunisie, le populisme à l'epreuve du pouvoir

Au lendemain des elections legislatives du 29 janvier, le detenteur du nouveau pouvoir tunisien, le President Kaïs Saïed, n'a pas ...

Finance Minister Sitharaman, IMF MD Georgieva express solidarity with those hit by earthquakes in Turkey, Syria

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on ...

Feature: Dominicans thank China for support in COVID-19 fight

© Provided by Xinhua "With Chinese vaccines, the Dominican Republic again sees hope and light at the end of the ...

Top Russian lawmaker labels US president a terrorist

Joe Biden has earned the title by ordering the destruction of Europe's energy infrastructure, State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin claimsSpeaker ...

Death toll in Turkish-Syrian quakes surpasses grim benchmark

The devastating tremors have killed at least 15,000 people in both nationsThe death toll continues to rise after the powerful ...

Ons Jabeur withdraws from Doha, Dubai due to 'minor surgery'

Dubai [UAE], February 9 (ANI): The World No.3 Ons Jabeur has withdrawn from WTA tournaments, Qatar Open and Dubai Tennis ...

US envoy criticises Taliban's ban on women's education, urges global bodies to take 'unified' stance

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 9 (ANI): The United Nations (UN) Representative for UN Management and Reform, Chris Lu criticised the Taliban-imposed ...

Kim Jong Un Shows Off Daughter, Missiles at North Korean Parade

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his young daughter took center stage at a huge ...

'Toy Story', 'Frozen' sequels to be out soon

Washington [US], February 9 (ANI): Disney has announced the sequels to 'Toy Story' and 'Frozen'. Following the news of layoffs ...

PFI conspired to make India "Islamic Nation": Maharashtra ATS

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 9 (ANI): The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in a recent chargesheet against some members of the ...

Global supply chains are devouring what's left of Earth's unspoilt forests

While farming continues to drive deforestation around the world, 60% of the destruction of Earth's large, intact ...

Seven ways to protect your health when cooking with gas

Cooking can pollute the air inside your house to such an extent that breathing in your kitchen may be as ...

6 reasons why it's so hard to see a GP

The recently released Strengthening Medicare Taskforce report found more people are delaying care or attending emergency departments because they can't ...

IND vs AUS: Smith-Labuschagne rebuild after two early hiccups, visitors at 76/2 (Day 1, Lunch)

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], February 9 (ANI): Star batters Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne did the repair works with a firm ...

Uttarakhand CM Dhami inaugurates temporary helipad in Khatima

Khatima (Uttarakhand) [India], February 9 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Thursday inauguarted the temporary helipad in Khatima. ...

FIFA Club WC: Real Madrid down Al Ahly 4-1 in semis, set up summit clash with Al Hilal

Rabat [Morocco], February 9 (ANI): Spanish giants Real Madrid reached the final of the FIFA Club World Cup after defeating ...

Repression of Tibetans continues under CCP's authoritarian rule

Lhasa [Tibet], February 9 (ANI): The supression of Tibetans under China's authoritarian regime continues as the monitoring is becoming heavy ...

US, States Weigh Farmland Restrictions After Chinese Balloon Incident

HARLOWTON, Montana - Near the banks of Montana's Musselshell River, cattle rancher Michael Miller saw a large, white orb above ...

US Two-Way Trade Rose in 2022, New Data Show

The United States' two-way trade with other nations spiked in 2022, new federal data show, including trade with China despite ...

PM Modi to inaugurate Global Investors Summit 2023 in Lucknow tomorrow

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 9 (ANI): Prime Minister will visit Lucknow on Friday to inaugurate the Uttar Pradesh Global ...

BSF spots Pakistan drone in Punjab's Gurdaspur; search ops underway

Gurdaspur (Punjab) [India], February 9 (ANI): Yet another incident of infringement of Indian airspace by a suspected Pakistani drone has ...

Afghanistan receives humanitarian aid from UNHCR, Uzbekistan amid harsh winters

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 9 (ANI): In order to make the lives of Afghan people easy and bearable, the United Nations ...

Celebrate February 14 as 'Cow Hug Day': Animal Welfare Board

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): Aiming to celebrate the 'Vedic tradition' and the immense benefits a cow possesses, the ...

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Thousands more bodies found following Turkish-Syrian quake

Rescue teams in Turkey and Syria continue the search for survivors of the catastrophic earthquake that hit the region on ...

While friends and foes rush to Syria's aid, U.S. refuses to help

WASHINGTON, DC - The global community has extended aid to Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that hit the ...

Death toll from deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria continues to mount

Photo credit: Ercin Erturk / Anadolu AgencyThe death toll from Monday's massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Turkey and Syria has ...

Up to 2,000 Israelis to be housed in new town on Gaza border

JERUSALEM - Israel on Sunday announced plans to build a new town on the Gaza border .The town, temporarily named ...

UAE supports second phase of water supply projects in Sinjar, Iraq

ABU DHABI, 9th February, 2023 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates has announced that it will allocate AED1.83 million in ...

Twitter Blue now available in India; Here's how much you need to pay for blue tick

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): Twitter Blue is now available in India!Twitter Blue, which was previously exclusively available in ...

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