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Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Another big storm, growing stronger, set to hit central Mozambique

A powerful storm nearing Mozambique is expected to intensify into a tropical cyclone on Friday, according to forecasts, dumping rain ...

Biden National Security Team Moves into Place

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate is due to hold a final confirmation vote early Friday on retired Gen. Lloyd Austin, ...

Will Biden Reverse Trump's China Policies

China is gearing up to deal with a new U.S. administration after a particularly difficult year during which it suffered ...

Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Goes Into Effect

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement welcomed the entry into force ...

DC Diplomatic Corps Among Few Invited to Witness Biden Inauguration

WASHINGTON - Despite the health and security concerns that kept the usual large crowds away from this week's swearing-in of ...

Bangladesh defeats Windies, seal series 2-0

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 22 (ANI): Former skipper Shakib Al Hasan's all-round performance and Mehidy Hasan Miraz's best bowling figures helped ...

Exports from Odisha increase by 55 pc in FY21 upto Nov

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 22 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday at the inauguration of the State Export ...

SA to use 2 different squads against Pakistan: Graeme Smith

Cape Town [South Africa], January 22 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) director of cricket Graeme Smith on Friday revealed that ...

Odisha Naval Tata Hockey HPC begins resident programme

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 22 (ANI): The Odisha Naval Tata Hockey high-performance centre (HPC), set-up in Bhubaneswar with a vision ...

RIL consolidated revenue increases by 7.4 pc in Q3 results

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Friday released results for the third quarter of the ...

RLDA organises virtual roadshow on redevelopment of NDLS

New Delhi (India), January 22 (ANI): The Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA), a statutory body under the Ministry of Railways, ...

Legendary slugger Hank Aaron dies at age 86

Major League Baseball icon Hank Aaron died Friday morning, WSB-TV 2 in Atlanta is reporting, citing his daughter. Aaron, who ...

PM Modi expresses grief over death of Narendra Chanchal

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed grief over the death of singer Narendra ...

IOC: Tokyo Olympics are still on

Officials for the Tokyo Olympic Games and the International Olympic Committee remain committed to hosting the delayed Summer Games in ...

Disney Hotstar VIP and Neeraj Pandey announce Special Ops

Mumbai (Maharashtra India), January 22 (ANI): Following the resounding success of espionage thriller 'Special Ops', Bollywood director Neeraj Pandey and ...

UK must take tough stance on Pak's persecution of minorities

London [UK], January 22 (ANI): As incidents of persecution of religious minorities in Pakistan -- particularly abduction and forced conversions ...

Brighton goalkeeper Ryan joins Arsenal on loan

London [UK], January 22 (ANI): Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan has joined Arsenal on loan for the remainder of the season ...

NRAI to announce teams for rifle WCs after trials 3, 4

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has announced that the Indian teams for ...

Mathews' ton guides SL to 229/4 after losing early wickets

Galle [Sri Lanka], January 22 (ANI): Angelo Mathews' century powered Sri Lanka to 229/4 on day one of the second ...

Former Bosnian Army Commander Sentenced For War Crimes

A former Bosnian Army commander has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on January 22 for failing to stop ...

Ramaphosa: Govt may need to increase debt to get Covid-19 vaccines

President Cyril Ramaphosa says government is looking at increasing public borrowing to pay for Covid-19 vaccines. Ramaphosa, who is providing ...

Cisco powers Narayana Hrudayalaya to paperless hospital

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI/Mediawire): Living the Digital India dream is Narayana Hrudayalaya, a leading healthcare service provider with ...

Jadeja's rise as all-rounder is huge bonus for India: Arun

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): He might have hogged the limelight for his four wickets in the third Test ...

Three Malian troops killed by roadside bomb

Three Malian troops were killed and five wounded by a roadside bomb in the centre of the country on Thursday, ...

Turkmenistan: Big on gas, short on options

It was supposed to be a banner year for Turkmenistan's natural gas industry.There was a time when it was predicted ...

Aussie goalkeeper Ryan moves on loan to 'first love' Arsenal

Australian international goalkeeper Mat Ryan has moved on loan to Arsenal for the rest of the season from Premier League ...

DOTr, BCDA turn over new Clark Airport Terminal to LIPAD Corp

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Jan.22 (PIA) -- The new Passenger Terminal Building (PTB) of Clark International Airport (CRK) has been ...

PIDB approves various projects worth Rs 27.16 cores

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], January 22 (ANI): Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday directed the Punjab Infrastructure Development Board (PIDB) ...

IFFI to pay tribute to Irrfan Khan

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): Late actor Irrfan Khan, who became a household name after portraying diverse roles with ...

Key Members of Biden National Security Team Moving into Place

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate is due to hold a final confirmation vote early Friday on retired Gen. Lloyd Austin, ...

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane positive for Covid-19

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has tested positive for Covid-19, the Spanish club announced Friday.The positive test comes a day ...

Vaccination halts in Italy amid Pfizer delivery cuts

Rome [Italy], January 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Two central Italian regions have stopped administering the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine against ...

IOC committed to successful delivery of Tokyo Olympics

Lausanne [Switzerland], January 22 (ANI): International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday reiterated its stand that the body is fully committed ...

Bangladesh thump West Indies to win series

Bangladesh beat the West Indies by seven wickets in the second one-day international on Friday to take an unassailable 2-0 ...

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Sellers take charge on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were sold off on Friday. All the major indices lost ground, while the ...

Giant telco supplier based in Ireland heralds international expansion

LIMERICK, Ireland - A boost for Ireland's expanding tech sector are plans by a giant telco supplier to recruit scores ...

U.S. stock markets have quiet day, greenback slump continues

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street took a breather on Thursday, a day after the major indices hit record ...

European Union's external fishing activities under scrutiny

The EU has a large fleet that fishes outside European waters. Nearly a third of its catch comes from non-EU ...

Stocks in Asia make upward thrust, greenback falters again

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia followed their U.S. counterparts on Thursday, rising into the stratosphere.the Hong Kong key ...

U.S. stocks jump sharply after inauguration

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Wednesday as the 46th president of the ...

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