Sat, 24 Oct 2020

Ireland locks down as second wave of virus sweeps through Europe

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland has become the first European country to enter a second national lockdown, and Germany's daily cases ...

Deadly Nigerian violence alarms African Union

ABUJA, Nigeria - The African Union on Thursday strongly condemned deadly violence in Nigeria's biggest city Lagos and called on ...

Bahrain collaborating with Israel for more than decade, says report

MANAMA, Bahrain - Israel has been operating a secret embassy in Bahrain for more than 11 years, according to a ...

Russian Navy ships accompanying Iranian tankers bound for Syria

Last week, the Iranian-flagged oil tanker Samah entered the Mediterranean Sea via the Suez Canal. After a few miles, the ...

New Chinese train will run at 400 kilometres an hour

Photo taken on Oct. 21, 2020 shows the new type of high-speed train which can run on different rail systems ...

French president attends memorial of fallen history teacher

PARIS, France - France paid tribute on Wednesday to a history teacher beheaded last week by a man angered at ...

Israelis outraged at treatment of critically ill Palestinian official

JERUSALEM - Chief Palestinian negotiation Saeb Erakat is critically ill in an Israeli hospital.The official was rushed to Hadassah Medical ...

Bangladesh Promises Justice For Chinese National Killed in Stabbing

In a phone call this week, Bangladesh's foreign minister assured his counterpart in China that justice would be done in ...

Indonesia Deports 4 Uyghur Terrorism Suspects to China, Experts Say

Four Uyghur Muslims convicted in 2015 of terror-related offenses in Indonesia were deported last month after the Chinese government paid ...

NATO to Reinforce Iraq Mission, Urges Peace in Afghanistan

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Friday a meeting of Western military alliance defense ministers had agreed to expand its ...

Yemen Activists Want to Preserve Yemen's Beauty Beyond War

While the conflict in Yemen continues to make headlines, a group of 16 Yemeni volunteers is seeking to put the ...

Vitality secure spot in grand final at DreamHack Open Fall

Team Vitality posted their second consecutive win on Friday, beating Astralis 2-1 in the upper-bracket final of the DreamHack Open ...

Global COVID-19 tally crosses 42 million mark

Maryland [US], October 24 (ANI): The worldwide number of confirmed cases of coronavirus has surpassed 42 million, according to the ...

AstraZeneca resumes US COVID-19 vaccine trial

London [UK], October 24 (ANI): The clinical trials for the AstraZeneca Oxford coronavirus vaccine -- AZD1222 -- have resumed in ...

Global Terror-Funding Watchdog Keeps Pakistan on Gray List'

ISLAMABAD - An international agency fighting illicit financing has urged Pakistan to deliver on its remaining commitments by February 2021 ...

US, EU launch new bilateral dialogue on China

Washington [US], October 24 (ANI): The United States and European Union on Friday (local time) have launched a new bilateral ...

Finn Russell exile ends as Scotland hammer Georgia in Wales warm-up

Scotland overpowered Georgia 48-7 as Finn Russell's Test exile came to an end at Murrayfield on Friday.As it happened | ...

Europeans Face More Restrictions as COVID Cases Surge

As Europe tries to curtail a second wave of the coronavirus, many residents across the continent are facing more restrictions ...

US Airlines Await Critical Aid Deal

WASHINGTON - Losses are mounting for the U.S. airline industry as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy ...

Pakistan to remain on FATF grey list

Paris [France], October 23 (ANI): In a major setback to the Imran Khan-led government, Pakistan will continue to be on ...

'Karachi incident proved Nawaz's 'state above the state' remark'

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 23 (ANI): The 'Karachi incident' has vindicated former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's "state above state" remark, ...

China aiming for control over Tibet by 'Sinicising' Tibetan Buddhism

Beijing [China], October 23 (ANI): In another move to expand its control over Tibet, China has set its target to ...

Tanzanian Voters Weigh Second Term for Magufuli

Tanzanians go to the polls October 28, and President John Magufuli is expected to win re-election, despite a spirited challenge ...

WHO Urges World's Leaders to Act as COVID-19 Cases Surge

Noting the world is at a critical juncture in the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organization is urging nations to ...

Roads Blockedin Nigeria in Defiance of President's Call for Calm

Major roads in Lagos, Nigeria were blocked Friday by groups of people armed with knives and sticks, many of whom ...

Pep Guardiola fears 'crazy' schedule will take toll on players

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola fears the "completely crazy" schedule facing teams playing in Europe will take a heavy toll ...

Report: 10 teams set for 2021 LCK season

The League Champions Korea teams are set for the 2021 season, VP Esports reported. The 10 organizations that have signed ...

IPL 13: We need to see where we actually went wrong, says Dhoni

Sharjah [UAE], October 23 (ANI): After a disappointing 10-wicket defeat against Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni said ...

CSA name men's National Academy 2020-22 intake

Johannesburg [South Africa], October 23 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Friday named the players for the 2020-2022 National Men's ...

Germany reports 11,242 new COVID-19 cases, total exceeds 400,000

A tourist stands in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, capital of Germany, on Oct. 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Shan Yuqi)The ...

Netflix horror: the real demons haunting Bly Manor

Spoiler alert: this article explores some general plot trends from the series.The clear standout among this Halloween season's TV offerings ...

China's Economic Growth Claims Raise Data Doubts

As China returns to economic growth, the country's official report for the third quarter has drawn mixed reviews on the ...

West Point to host Army-Navy game on Dec. 12

The 121st Army-Navy game will be played on Dec. 12 at West Point, the first time since World War II ...

NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins Casts Ballot From Space

With her work taking her away from home on Election Day, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins cast a unique early ballot ...

Too many countries in 'exponential' virus surge: WHO

The northern hemisphere is facing a crucial moment in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic, the World Health Organisation said Friday, with ...

Taliban Kills at Least 23 Afghan Soldiers in Latest Attacks

ISLAMABAD - The Taliban has killed at least 23 Afghan soldiers in fresh attacks, as a stalemate persists in U.S.-brokered ...

The hidden threat of the home office

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): The daily media reports and the nascent research literature on COVID-19 speculate on the long-term ...

Indian boxing team resumes training in Italy

Assisi [Italy], October 23 (ANI): Indian men boxers have resumed their training at the Olympic Centre here in Assisi, Italy ...

Report: Christmas start to 2020-21 gaining steam

A push to start the 2020-21 NBA season on Christmas Day is gaining momentum, the New York Times reported Friday. ...

PM Modi to interact with CEOs of leading oil, gas companies on Oct 26

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with CEOs of leading global oil and gas ...

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A 19-year-old man charged with possession of child pornography and arrested over a van-load of weapons had conducted internet searches ...

P-TECH high school model connects students to college and careers

In his 2013 State of the Union address, President Barack Obama highlighted an innovative educational program called P-TECH - an ...

The Blitz: Captain Communication

Travis Wingfield October 21, 2020It's back to work on a Wednesday ahead of a well-deserved weekend off. After back-to-back wins, ...

How to watch Falcons vs. Lions: Time, TV, live stream, radio

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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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