Tue, 05 Jul 2022

As Covid cases rise in France, no return to mandatory restrictions

NICE, France -As some 1,000 Frenchmen are being hospitalized daily with Covid infections, French officials have "invited" or "recommended" the ...

In "geopolitical signal," UE, New Zealand sign free trade pact

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Negotiations on a free trade agreement between the European Union and New Zealand ended successfully this week, paving ...

After shark kills swimmer, Egyptian authorities close Red Sea beach

CAIRO, Egypt: Egyptian authorities have prohibited swimming in a stretch of the Red Sea after an Australian woman was killed ...

US flight attendant to mark 65 years serving air passengers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Bette Nash, age 86, has been named the longest serving flight attendant in the world, ...

UK parliament tells members to leave babies at home

LONDON, England: A UK parliamentary committee has told lawmakers that they may not bring babies to parliamentary proceedings and debates.The ...

Marine, Iwo Jima veteran, dies; last WW2 US Medal of Honor recipient

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hershel "Woody" Williams, the final surviving Medal of Honor recipient from World War Two, has died at a ...

Norwegian cruise cancels voyage after ship strikes small iceberg

SEATTLE, Washington: A Norwegian cruise liner has canceled its sailing and returned to port after damage was discovered following its ...

US sanctions causes 90 percent drop in chips sent to Russia

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo has said that since the U.S. and its allies imposed sanctions on Moscow ...

Tokyo suffers through heatwave, worst since 1875

Tokyo, Japan: On June 28, Japan baked under intense heat for a fourth successive day, with temperatures breaking nearly 150-year-old ...

Law allowing non-citizens to vote ruled unconstitutional in New York

ALBANY, New York: A New York state judge has struck down a recent law giving 800,000 non-citizen New York City ...

Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...

Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...

14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...

Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Karl Marx: his philosophy explained

In 1845, Karl Marx declared: "philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point is to change it".Change ...

How Australia's gig workers may remain contractors under Labor's reforms

Uber Australia's historic agreement with the Transport Workers' Union, on the need to regulate the gig economy, is the first ...

Pakistan imports 3,000 tonnes of Afghan coal per day: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 5 (ANI): Pakistan is importing around 3,000 tonnes of coal from Afghanistan each day, a media report ...

Top General Says Military to Leave Sudan Political Talks

Cairo - Sudan's leading general said Monday the country's military will withdraw from negotiations meant to solve the ongoing political ...

India, Mozambique review bilateral ties, exchange views on global developments

Maputo [Mozambique], July 5 (ANI): India and Mozambique on Monday reviewed the multi-faceted bilateral relationship including political exchanges, development partnership ...

Watchdog: Tigray Violence Overshadows That in Ethiopia's Oromia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - The Tigray conflict in Ethiopia's north is overshadowing a 'persistent cycle of violence' against civilians by ...

Report: Leeds United add more U.S. flavor with Tyler Adams

Leeds United in England continued their United States theme with the addition of midfielder Tyler Adams from RB Leipzig on ...

Brazilian UFC king tells Khabib to 'stop talking crap

Charles Oliveira claimed that Nurmagomedov was always respectful during his fighting days but has now changed his tuneFormer UFC lightweight ...

Uzbekistan Says 18 Killed, Hundreds Wounded in Unrest

Almaty - Eighteen people were killed and 243 wounded during unrest in Uzbekistan's autonomous province of Karakalpakstan last week, Uzbek ...

US delegation visits SGEF Office, praises India's efforts to combat COVID

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 4 (ANI): A US delegation led by South Carolina Representative JA Moore visited Shyamala Gopalan Educational ...

Chess Olympiad Torch Relay reaches Bhopal

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 4 (ANI): The first-ever Chess Olympiad Torch Relay reached the city of Bhopal on Monday. ...

India calls to prevent illicit trade in small arms, light weapons to combat terrorism

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): Owing to the rise in threat of terrorism, India called for effective implementation of ...

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation employees reach office on bicycles to curb air pollution

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 4 (ANI): Several employees of Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation on Monday reached the office riding ...

Delhi HC refuses to stay order restraining Narinder Batra from functioning as IOA president

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): The Division Bench of Delhi High Court on Monday refused to stay the Single ...

What happens when your local council goes bankrupt

Local government fulfils an essential role in society. It provides fundamental services - from social care and transport to education, ...

Sports can help prevent violent extremism in youth

Instances of violent extremism such as the recent attacks on Chinese workers in Pakistan have been on a rise globally. ...

Nigerian Police Investigate Pastors in Suspected Kidnapping

Abuja, Nigeria - An Ondo State police spokesperson, Funmilayo Odunlami, said police were talking with parents and relatives of the ...

Braves activate Eddie Rosario, Tyler Matzek off IL

The Atlanta Braves activated outfielder Eddie Rosario (eye) and left-hander Tyler Matzek (shoulder) off the injured list Monday after lengthy ...

DR Congo declares end to latest Ebola outbreak

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has declared the end of its 14th Ebola outbreak after less than three months, ...

Soaring inflation pounds Portuguese' purchasing power

© Provided by Xinhua The summer of 2022 has been very different from previous years for the Portuguese who are ...

New documents expose secret US wars The Intercept

Washington has conducted at least 23 proxy wars around the world under the guise of counterterrorismThe US has reportedly used ...

Chelsea considering shock Cristiano Ronaldo move reports

The Manchester United star reportedly wants out of Old TraffordChelsea's new owners are mulling over a move for Cristiano Ronaldo ...

Europe faces Catch-22 on green energy transition expert

Environmental goals and solving the cost-of-living crisis may be incompatible in the short-term, a business school professor saysSurging energy prices ...

Putin Declares Victory in Ukraine's Luhansk Province

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared victory Monday in Ukraine's eastern Luhansk province as Ukrainian troops retreated from their last stronghold ...

Saudi Arabia Welcomes Largest Hajj Pilgrimage Since Pandemic

Mecca, Saudi Arabia - White-robed worshippers from around the world have packed the streets of Islam's holiest city ahead of ...

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Rescuers find 3 alive, 27 missing after boat sinks off Hong Kong

HONG KONG: An engineering vessel with 30 people on board went missing 200 miles off Hong Kong after it snapped ...

As Covid cases rise in France, no return to mandatory restrictions

NICE, France -As some 1,000 Frenchmen are being hospitalized daily with Covid infections, French officials have "invited" or "recommended" the ...

In "geopolitical signal," UE, New Zealand sign free trade pact

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Negotiations on a free trade agreement between the European Union and New Zealand ended successfully this week, paving ...

After shark kills swimmer, Egyptian authorities close Red Sea beach

CAIRO, Egypt: Egyptian authorities have prohibited swimming in a stretch of the Red Sea after an Australian woman was killed ...

US flight attendant to mark 65 years serving air passengers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Bette Nash, age 86, has been named the longest serving flight attendant in the world, ...

UK parliament tells members to leave babies at home

LONDON, England: A UK parliamentary committee has told lawmakers that they may not bring babies to parliamentary proceedings and debates.The ...

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