Tue, 28 Sep 2021

White House developing regulations on extreme heat

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration is drafting a plan to protect workers and communities from extreme heat, after a dangerously ...

As Paraguay River falls to record low level, economy worries officials

ASUNCION, Paraguay: The Paraguay River experienced the steepest decline in its water levels in more than 117 years on September ...

Alitalia workers protest end of jobs by blocking highway exit

ROME, Italy: Hundreds of Alitalia workers stopped highway traffic as they blocked an airport exit on Friday to protest that ...

Right wing Czech party lobbies for referendum on leaving EU

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: The right-of-center Czech party, the SPD, which could be part of a new Czech government next month, ...

Chinese president says China will not export coal-fired power projects

BEIJING, China: Last week, President Xi Jinping said China will stop building coal-fired power plants abroad, while pledging to help ...

Experts say, after hurricanes, flood insurance rates to rise in US

NEW YORK CITY, New York: According to a study released by financial services provider LendingTree on Tuesday, updates to the ...

Americans monitoring outbreak of swine flu in Haiti

WASHINGTON D.C.: The World Organization for Animal Health said the first outbreak of the African swine fever, a fatal pig ...

US Covid deaths now match number of fatalities in 1918 flu pandemic

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 has now killed as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic, numbering some 675,000.However, the 1918 ...

Senators want U.S. to prosecute unruly air passengers

WASHINGTON D.C.: On Monday, Attorney-General Merrick Garland was urged by two senior U.S. Senate Democrats to investigate and prosecute unruly ...

Australian submarines: An arms deal or military pact?

On September 15, 2021, the heads of government of Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States announced the formation ...

Guatemala Attorney General added to U.S. corruption list

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a move that highlighted the Biden administration's frustration, the U.S. this week added Guatemala Attorney-General Consuelo Porras ...

Canary Islands eruption destroys 100 homes, 5500 forced to flee

LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands: Lava flowing from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years on Spain's Canary Islands destroyed some ...

Official: Tigers, lions at National Zoo expected to recover from Covid

WASHINGTON D.C.: Tigers and lions at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, which were infected last week with COVID-19, are ...

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 ...

ICC prosecutor requests to resume prob of war crime

The Hague [Netherlands], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Karim Khan said on Monday he has asked the ...

Youth climate leaders join hands with UN in India

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): United Nations in India on Monday announced the launch of its climate campaign 'We ...

Sullivan to travel to Saudi Arabia, UAE

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): White House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan will travel to Saudi Arabia and the United ...

Why global food prices are higher today than for most of modern history

Global food prices shot up nearly 33% in September 2021 compared with the same period the year before. That's according ...

Global Britain is becoming a stooge of the US

The scenes as American and British troops withdrew from Afghanistan were heartbreaking. People desperate to leave the country they love, ...

BSF recovers huge cache of arms, narcotics, fake currency

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday recovered a huge cache of arms, ...

IPL 2021: RR win toss, opt to bat against SRH

Dubai [UAE], September 27 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals (RR) captain Sanju Samson won the toss and elected to bat against SunRisers ...

Urvashi Lele's passion project Maison Audmi

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): Having worked with some of the most renowned brands in the design industry, Urvashi ...

Piramal Realty launches 'AtHomeWithDravid'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): Piramal Realty, the real estate arm of Piramal Group, unveiled its new campaign "AtHomeWithDravid" ...

Chinese FM holds phone conversation with Venezuelan FM

© Provided by Xinhua The long-standing China-Venezuela comprehensive strategic partnership has stood the test of the shifting international landscape and ...

I-league: Kerala Utd look to double state's representation

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Kerala United FC is focused on joining the I-League bandwagon alongside their cross-city rivals ...

Celebrate a healthy heart this World Heart Day

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): Every year, on September 29, the world comes together to acknowledge the importance of ...

'Farmers' protest is politically motivated, anti-govt'

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], September 27 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan on Monday severely criticised the ...

RCB would prefer Kohli to be more aggressive: Dale

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Former South Africa and Royal Challengers Bangalore speedster Dale Steyn has said RCB would ...

US Embassy North India Director Michael Rosenthal

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], September 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): American people are learning from Indians by allying with India in various fields and ...

Doctors urge warning labels on food, beverage packets

Pondicherry (Puducherry) [India], September 27 (ANI): Doctors and public health experts have urged that warning labels on the front of ...

BLACKPINK's 'Kill This Love' MV surpasses 1.4 billion views

Seoul [South Korea], September 27 (ANI/Global Economic): Global K-Pop group BLACKPINK's 'Kill This Love' music video has surpassed 1.4 billion ...

Season Two of the Exotic India Fashion Awards

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI/PNN): Rajanigandha Pearls presents India Fashion Awards is an initiative by Sanjay Nigam that celebrates ...

BCCI, ECB seek permission for full crowd in T20 WC final

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): While the ICC T20 World Cup is being held in Oman and ...

Enforced disappearances, killing of Baloch civilians in Pak

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 27 (ANI): A video potraying Baloch women being dragged forcibly and locked in a van amply describes ...

Germany says it shares India's fears

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Germany has said that it shares India's fears that Afghanistan may be used for ...

Difficult to motivate scientists without intellectual

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): German Ambassador to India, Walter J Lindner on Monday explained his country's stand on ...

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India modernizing air force with purchase of 56 Airbus aircraft

NEW DELHI, India: India will purchase 56 Airbus C295 aircraft as part of its program to replace the Indian Air ...

Stocks in Asia directionless, U.S. dollar edges up against euro

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were directionless in Asia on Monday with little to drive markets.The Australian All Ordinaries did ...

48 year-old New York analyst charged in $8 million inside trader scam

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Former OppenheimerFunds analyst Sergei Polevikov, 48, of Port Washington, New York, who was arrested late ...

United Airlines fined by U.S. for holding passengers on tarmacs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The U.S. Transportation Department fined United Airlines for violating federal rules on long tarmac delays, at a cost ...

United States moves towards eliminating refrigerant gases

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States will further limit the use of hydrofluorocarbons in refrigerators and air conditioners.Hydrofluorocarbons have long been ...

UK reports shortages nationwide due to lack of truck drivers

LONDON, England: With Britain remaining short of tens of thousands of truck drivers, shortages throughout the country range from gasoline, ...

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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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