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US baseball teams to play for UK crowd in London in 2023

LONDON, England: In 2023, America's Major League Baseball is set to return to London for the first time since 2019, ...

Report says England, France suffered driest July in decades

LONDON, England: During the record-breaking heatwave that swept Europe, England and France recorded their driest July since 1935 and 1959, ...

Profits at British Petroleum of $8.45 billion match 14 year high

LONDON, England: Due to high margins and trading on the back of soaring energy prices, British Petroleum recorded second quarter ...

Likely UK leader Truss says new junk food taxes not on her agenda

LONDON, England: Liz Truss, the frontrunner to become the next UK prime minister, said she would not impose new taxes ...

Arrested at Windsor Castle in 2021, UK man charged with Treason Act

LONDON, England: Prosecutors and police have charged a 20-year-old man, arrested in December 2021 with a crossbow while on the ...

Cyclists sent to hospital after Commonwealth Games crash

LONDON, England: During a Commonwealth Games qualifying race for cycling this week, two cyclists were hospitalized and spectators required medical ...

UK Museum Agrees to Return Looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

London - A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century ...

ATP roundup: Nick Kyrgios wins in Washington for second time

Nick Kyrgios of Australia captured the Citi Open in Washington, D.C., for the second time with a 6-4, 6-3 win ...

Album: Pawsome! Dog Lovers Show back in Sydney

© Provided by Xinhua SYDNEY, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) -- After a three-year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Sydney's largest ...

CWG silver medallist Sagar's family hopes he would get gold medal next time

Jhajjar (Haryana) [India], August 8 (ANI): The nation echoed with joy as the Indian boxer Sagar Ahlawat clinched a silver ...

Thieves beat FaZe, claim title at CDL Championship Weekend

The Los Angeles Thieves defeated the Atlanta FaZe 5-2 in Sunday's best-of-nine grand final to win the Call of Duty ...

Joohyung Kim wins Wyndham; second-youngest champ since WWII

South Korean 20-year-old Joohyung "Tom" Kim posted a 9-under-par 61 Sunday to run away with the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, ...

Nikhat Zareen, Sarath Kamal headline India's Day 10 performance at Commonwealth Games 2022

Birmingham [UK], August 8 (ANI): It was another memorable day for India where boxers and Table Tennis players established their ...

CWG 2022: Indian pugilist Sagar Ahlawat wins silver in Men's 92kg final

Birmingham [UK], August 8 (ANI): Indian boxer Sagar Ahlawat captured the silver medal in the final of the Men's Over ...

Telangana CM lauds Boxer Nikhat Zareen on her gold medal win

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 8 (ANI): As India marked another accolade at the ongoing Commonwealth Games with boxer Nikhat Zareen ...

Telangana government introduces Rs 5 lakh life insurance cover for handloom weavers

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 8 (ANI): On the occasion of National Handloom Day on Sunday, the Telangana government introduced the ...

PM Modi pays tribute to India's rich cultural diversity on occasion of National Handloom Day

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tribute to India's rich cultural diversity and all ...

PM Modi congratulates Nikhat Zareen for winning Gold medal in Women's 50kg Boxing at CWG 2020

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Nikhat Zareen for winning the Gold medal in ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...

'I will take PM Modi's autography on my boxing gloves': Nikhat Zareen after winning gold at CWG 2022

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): After clinching a gold medal in the final of the women's 50kg Light Flyweight category, ...

"My sex life is not interesting enough to be invited to Koffee with Karan," says Taapsee Pannu

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu, during the promotions of her upcoming thriller film 'Dobaaraa', stated ...

Will try to win gold in Olympics as well: Boxer Amit Panghal after Commonwealth Games triumph

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Following his gold medal win in Commonwealth Games 2022 on Sunday, Indian boxer Amit Panghal ...

CWG 2022: Boxer Nikhat Zareen clinches gold, defeats Carly Naul in Light Flyweight category

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Indian star boxer and world champion Nikhat Zareen captured the country's third consecutive boxing gold ...

Brits advised to spend less time in the shower

Residents were urged to wash for a minute less to avoid water shortagesBrits should reduce their showering time by at ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa - Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...

Australia must get new missiles in face of rising China politician

The shadow defense minister says Canberra needs to arm itself amid Asia-Pacific tensionsAustralia must acquire its own "sovereign" missiles with ...

UK is facing Dickens-style poverty, ex-PM warns

Gordon Brown has called on the authorities to approve an emergency budget amid skyrocketing fuel pricesPeople in Britain are facing ...

CWG 2022: Amit Panghal clinches another boxing gold for India in Flyweight category

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Indian boxer Amit Panghal captured another boxing gold for the country after defeating England's Kiaran ...

CWG 2022: Boxer Nitu Ghangas wins gold in women's 48 kg category

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Indian boxer Nitu Ghangas clinched a gold medal after defeating England's Demie-Jade Resztan in the ...

India's Handloom sector signifies our rich, diverse cultural heritage: Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday greeted the people on National Handloom Day ...

CWG: Winning medal was on my mind ever since my selection in Commonwealth Games: Para TT player Sonalben Patel

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Following her bronze medal win at Commonwealth Games 2022 on Saturday, top Indian para table ...

Do our leaders even know athletes are winning medals? asks Pakistani journalist after Modi consoles heartbroken Indian wrestler

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): A gesture by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who told a heartbroken athlete, Pooja Gehlot, ...

Kenya's Muslims: a divided community with little political clout

Kenyan Muslims played a part in the push to repeal repressive political laws in the country in the early 1990s. ...

CWG 2022: Wrestler Pooja Gehlot not happy with Bronze win, delivers emotional message to country

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Indian wrestler Pooja Gehlot delivered an emotional message to her countrymen following her bronze medal ...

'Synthetic Embryo' Breakthrough but Growing Human Organs Far Off

Stem cell scientists say they have created 'synthetic embryos' without using sperm, eggs or fertilization for the first time, but ...

CWG 2022: President Murmu congratulates para Table Tennis player Bhavina Patel on clinching gold medal

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Urging people to draw inspiration, President Droupadi Murmu on Sunday morning congratulated Indian para ...

FaZe, Thieves win way to CDL Championship Weekend final

The Los Angeles Thieves defeated the Atlanta FaZe in the upper-bracket final of the Call of Duty League Championship Weekend ...

ATP roundup: Top seed Andrey Rublev upset in Washington

Top-seeded Andrey Rublev of Russia fell to unseeded Yoshihito Nishioka 6-3, 6-4, in the semifinals of the Citi Open in ...

PM Modi pours heartfelt message for CWG 2022 bronze medallist Pooja Gehlot; see here

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Indian wrestler Pooja Gehlot for winning a ...

Red Bulls, D.C. United shake off defensive struggles, draw 0-0

D.C. United held the visiting New York Red Bulls to only one shot on goal as the teams settled for ...

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Critical of media, Solomon Islands weighs taking over broadcaster

SOLOMON ISLANDS: In a move that opponents said is aimed at controlling and censoring the media, the government of the ...

Accidental airbag explosion blamed for 20th US deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: In July, a Florida man was killed by exploding Takata airbag inflators, possibly becoming the 20th death in ...

After series of assassinations, Israel says it has eliminated all IJ leaders

Israel has launched an unprovoked war against the Palestinian resistance group Islamic Jihad. The Israeli army assassinated a high-ranking commander ...

American drone that killed Al Zawahiri in Kabul possibly launched from Kyrgyzstan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan categorically denied on Thursday that a U.S. drone strike in Kabul that killed al-Qaeda chief Ayman ...

Indonesia workers strike when ticket price jumps to see Komodo dragons

EAST NUSA TENGGARA, Indonesia: Hundreds of Indonesian tourism workers went on strike this week to protest a sharp rise in ...

Treasure found in 350-year-old Spanish shipwreck off Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas: A team of explorers have announced that they have uncovered a treasure, including coins, gemstones and priceless jewels, ...

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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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