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Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Immigrants in U.S. capital protest in bid to become American citizens

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Thousands of U.S. immigrants and their allies rallied Tuesday in Washington, D.C., to demand that Congress include ...

California trees, homes wrapped in aluminum to protect from wildfires

MEYERS, California: Contractor Martin Diky said that he panicked when a wildfire began advancing toward his mountain house in Meyers, ...

Spanish police report students celebrate easing of Covid restrictions

MADRID, Spain: Some 25,000 students took part in the largest illegal drinking party in Madrid since the start of the ...

Foreign affairs ministers: France, India working to create new allianc

PARIS, France: French and Indian foreign affairs ministers Jean-Yves Le Drian and Subrahmanyam Jaishankar have agreed to work on a ...

European Union supports France in spat with Australia over subs

France continues to fume over Australia's decision to ditch a €60bn French contract to build 12 submarines for the Australian ...

Greece building migrant holding camps on islands near Turkey

ATHENS, Greece: On Saturday, Greece announced it has opened a new migrant holding camp on the island of Samos close ...

Justin Trudeau set for third term after 156 seat victory

OTTAWA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Canada's Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is to continue his third mandate as prime minister ...

After China crackdown, teachers leaving Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Disillusioned school teachers, who feel threatened by Beijing's strict national security law enacted in June 2020, are leaving ...

Children, teens see more obesity due to Covid, says U.S. study

ATLANTA, Georgia: A significant increase in obesity among American children and teenagers is a direct cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

650,000 white flags planted in Washington DC for Covid victims

WASHINGTON DC: A display of 650,000 white flags, one for each American who has died from COVID-19, has been set ...

Notre Dame on track for 2024 reopening, says Paris officials

PARIS, France: Work to shore up Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been finished, allowing the long-awaited restoration to begin, ...

Poland's Deputy PM Kaczynski says EU law cannot be supreme

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's deputy prime minister and ruling party leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has said that the primacy of EU law ...

No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...

Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

Top Kyrgyz Officials Meet With Taliban Leadership In Kabul

The Taliban says two high-ranking Kyrgyz officials have traveled to Kabul for talks with the group's leadership, the most-senior Central ...

Children are losing caregivers to COVID-19: they need support

Children have a very low risk of death or severe disease from COVID-19. As a result, they have not been ...

Take 5: What to watch at Ryder Cup -- besides Bryson and Brooksie

Everyone is tiring of golf's biggest feud, including Bryson DeChambeau and Brooks Koepka. The U.S. teammates have sworn to put ...

2021 International Emmy Award nominations

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): Nominations for the 2021 International Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday with 44 nominees across ...

One-quater hospitals in Afghanistan collapsed after siege

Kabul [Afghanistan] September 23 (ANI): A high-level delegation from the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday informed that Afghanistan's efforts ...

Odisha to host FIH Hockey Men's Junior World Cup 2021

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], September 23 (ANI): After successfully hosting the 2018 Men's Hockey World Cup, the temple city of Bhubaneswar ...

Anjum Chopra talks about amendment in MCC laws

By Vipul KashyapNew Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Former India cricketer Anjum Chopra has welcomed the Marylebone Cricket Club's decision ...

Earliest surviving Hindu paintings preserved for eternity

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): Arctic World Archive, a repository of the most significant works by humankind, has initiated ...

Economy to achieve double digits growth rate

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party national spokesperson on economic affairs Gopal Krishna Aggarwal on Thursday said ...

Piyush Goyal inaugurates Centre of Excellence in Logistics

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI): Union Minister for CommerceIndustry, Piyush Goyal on Thursday inaugurated the Centre of Excellence in ...

Belarus Extends Detention Of Russian Girlfriend Of Arrested Blogger

A court in Belarus has extended the pretrial detention of Sofia Sapega, who was arrested along with her boyfriend, opposition ...

Russia Steps Up Charges Against Jailed Crimean Tatar Leader

Russia's domestic intelligence agency, the Federal Security Service (FSB), has ratcheted up the charges against jailed Crimean Tatar politician Nariman ...

Egypt's cotton prices jump to record as gov't promotes textile industry

© Provided by Xinhua With the government's effort to promote the textile industry, Egypt's cotton prices have jumped to a ...

Delhi HC puts interim stay on Table Tennis Fed's rule

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Thursday put an interim stay on Table Tennis Federation of ...

Veranda acquires Edureka for Rs 245 crore

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Sep 23 (ANI): The Kalpathi AGS Group-owned Veranda Learning Solutions has acquired edtech Edureka, a live-instructor-led ...

China ranked last in internet freedom index: Reports

Taipei [Taiwan] September 23 (ANI): China once again stood last in the internet freedom index for the seventh consecutive year ...

UK envoy discusses vaccine certification with NHA CEO

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Amid concerns in India about UK's new travel rules, British High Commissioner Alex Ellis ...

CMR Engineering College offers courses

Hyderabad (India), September 23 (ANI/PNN): CMR Engineering College is the perfect institution for budding engineers aiming to emerge in the ...

Have climate change predictions matched reality? Podcast

For decades, scientists have warned that unchecked global warming could bring climate extremes such as severe droughts, flash floods and ...

Steve Elworthy appointed new Chief Executive of Surrey

London [UK], September 23 (ANI): Steve Elworthy on Thursday was appointed as the new Chief Executive of Surrey County Cricket ...

Environment ministry held talks with neighbouring states

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): With paddy harvesting season about to begin in two weeks, Union Environment Minister Bhupendra ...

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At auction, first printing of U.S. Constitution could see $20 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Auction house Sotheby's announced that it will auction a rare first-edition printed copy of the ...

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Immigrants in U.S. capital protest in bid to become American citizens

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Thousands of U.S. immigrants and their allies rallied Tuesday in Washington, D.C., to demand that Congress include ...

California trees, homes wrapped in aluminum to protect from wildfires

MEYERS, California: Contractor Martin Diky said that he panicked when a wildfire began advancing toward his mountain house in Meyers, ...

Spanish police report students celebrate easing of Covid restrictions

MADRID, Spain: Some 25,000 students took part in the largest illegal drinking party in Madrid since the start of the ...

Foreign affairs ministers: France, India working to create new allianc

PARIS, France: French and Indian foreign affairs ministers Jean-Yves Le Drian and Subrahmanyam Jaishankar have agreed to work on a ...

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