Tue, 25 Jan 2022

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for insulting Erdogan

ISTANBUL, Turkey: A Turkish journalist has been arrested for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Journalist Sedef Kabas ...

French adventurer dies attempting solo Atlantic crossing

LE PECQ, France: A 75-year-old Frenchman has reportedly died during a solo attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

Restaurants say Minneapolis vaccine rules unfair, sue city

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: The city of Minneapolis and its mayor are being sued by restaurant and bar owners, in response to ...

U.S. unlikely to organize evacuations for Americans in Ukraine

US citizens in Ukraine advised to board commercial flights in case push comes to shove A spokesperson for the US ...

Hundreds of Cubans expected to receive prison terms after July riots

HAVANA, Cuba: Courts in Cuba concluded six mass trials involving individuals allegedly participating in the largest and most unruly demonstrations ...

UK's Johnson announces easing of COVID-19 restrictions

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that since infections are leveling off in most parts of the ...

Slovenia, Taiwan to open representative offices, China condemns move

BEIJING, China: Slovenia's plans to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan have angered China, which accused Taiwan of ratcheting up diplomatic ...

Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

UN agency reveals impact of school closures during Covid

School closures have led to a loss of basic math and literacy skills and caused an array of mental health ...

At least 8 dead, 40 injured in football stadium stampede

Football fans in Cameroon were crushed as they tried to get into a stadium to see the matchThe deadly stampede ...

Afghan evacuee found guilty of molesting 3yo in US

The refugee reportedly told the authorities he had done nothing that would have been off-limits in his cultureAn Afghan refugee ...

US-Backed Forces Making Final Push to Quash IS Prison Break

WASHINGTON - Residents of Hasakah in northeastern Syria endured a fifth night of gunfire and explosions as fighting between the ...

IMF Approves $455 Million Loan to Republic of Congo

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund board on Monday approved a three-year $455 million loan for the Republic of Congo ...

US, European Leaders Align Against Russian Invasion Threat

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden met virtually Monday afternoon with key European leaders about the ongoing threat of a ...

Guinea, Vanuatu Have UN Vote Restored After Paying Dues

NEW YORK - Guinea and Vanuatu had their ability to vote at the United Nations restored on Monday, having been ...

Pan India D2C Coffee brand SLAY Coffee announces strategic tie-up with Farmer Produce Organisation for coffee sourcing

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 25 (ANI/PRNewswire): With the intent of working directly with farmers and creating an impact on the ...

Many have spoken about Kohli's stepping down as captain, I don't wash dirty linen in public: Shastri

Muscat [Oman], January 25 (ANI): Former Team India head coach Ravi Shastri has said that many people have already spoken ...

Kim Kardashian mourns death of friend, fashion collaborator Manfred Thierry Mugler

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): Manfred Thierry Mugler, the legendary French fashion designer who famously came out of retirement to ...

ICC U19 WC: Focus on knockouts; India-B'desh to lock horns on Saturday

Tarouba [Trinidad and Tobago], January 25 (ANI): The business end of the ICC Under-19 Men's Cricket World Cup 2022 has ...

Ambassador Tirumurti 'delighted' to chair first meeting UNSC Counter-Terrorism Committee

New York [US], January 25 (ANI): India's permanent representative to the United Nations T S Tirumurti on Monday (local time) ...

Telangana: 19th edition of BioAsia to foucs on 'future ready' theme; opens virtually on February 24

Hyderabad (Telangana), January 25 (ANI): The 19th edition of BioAsia, a two-day Life Sciences and health tech forum and the ...

COVID-19: Venezuela allows flights with Spain

Caracas [Venezuelan], January 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The Venezuelan government has added Spain to its list of permitted passenger air travel destinations ...

Delhi High Court suspends lookout notice to allow defence software manufacturer to travel abroad

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Monday suspended the Lookout Circular (LOC) operational against a businessman, ...

Chris Evans to star opposite Dwayne Johnson in holiday action-comedy tentatively titled 'Red One'

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): Chris Evans will be joining Dwayne Johnson in an upcoming holiday event film. As per ...

Aus vs SL: McDermott named in T20I squad, Warner and Mitchell Marsh rested

Melbourne [Australia], January 25 (ANI): The National Selection Panel (NSP) on Tuesday named Australia's men's squad for the upcoming T20I ...

Mohan Bhagwat meets CM Biplab Deb, likely to hold closed-door meetings with RSS members in Tripura

Agartala (Tripura) [India], January 25 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Monday met Tripura Chief Minister Biplab ...

Jimmy Neesham joins Northamptonshire for 2022 Vitality Blast

London [UK], January 25 (ANI): Northamptonshire has confirmed that New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham will join the club for the ...

Pakistan government asks Shehbaz Sharif to provide medical reports of Nawaz Sharif within 10 days

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 25 (ANI): The Imran Khan-led Pakistan government has asked the Leader of the Opposition in the National ...

Hudson Swafford, Viktor Hovland reach new career ranking highs

Hudson Swafford vaulted 105 spots to a career-best 61st in the Official World Golf ranking following his victory at The ...

Afghan girls must return to school: Former Prez Hamid Karzai

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): Afghan girls must be allowed to go to schools when they reopen in March, said ...

Beijing has no legal basis for South China Sea claims: US

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): China has not provided any legal basis for its claims in the South China Sea ...

Mexican Journalist Slain in Tijuana, 2nd in a Week

MEXICO CITY - A journalist has been killed the northern Mexico border city of Tijuana - the second in the ...

Hungarian FM condemns Houthi terrorist attack on UAE in phone call with Abdullah bin Zayed

ABU DHABI, 24th January, 2022 (WAM) -- Hungary has condemned the terrorist attack, which was carried out by the terrorist ...

EU unveils aid & investment plan for Ukraine worth billions

EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has urged the European Parliament and Council to swiftly greenlight an ?emergency? packageThe ...

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Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...

North Carolina snaps 2-game skid, holds off Virginia Tech

Brady Manek scored eight points in a key 2 1/2-minute stretch of the second half as North Carolina held off ...

Top 25 roundup: Marquette stays hot, tops No. 20 Xavier

Justin Lewis scored 20 points and pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds as host Marquette knocked off No. 20 Xavier ...

Virginia Tech aims to regain footing vs. North Carolina

Virginia Tech and North Carolina sure can be happy that they'll be meeting Monday night in Chapel Hill, N.C. One ...

No. 21 Providence holds off Butler to stay atop Big East

Nate Watson scored 18 points and had a key three-point play down the stretch to help No. 21 Providence hold ...

Up-and-down Virginia hosts fading Louisville squad

Coming off deflating losses Saturday, Louisville and Virginia won't have much time to shake off the residual effects when they ...

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