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British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

Diver discovers Crusader sword in waters off Israel

HAIFA, Israel: A 900 year-old sword, believed to have belonged to a Crusader who sailed to the Holy Land, was ...

First movie in space filmed by Russians in Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian film crew has returned to Earth from the International Space Station after spending two weeks filming ...

Chile at beginning of new era

"It feels like we are at the end of an era," Barbara Sepulveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepulveda ...

Washington: states can order Covid vaccines for kids over 5 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: US health officials have notified states that they can now order doses of COVID-19 vaccines for younger children, ...

Conservative Marki-Zay wins runoff to challenge Hungary's Orban

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Conservative provincial mayor Peter Marki-Zay, a political outsider with no party affiliation, won an opposition run-off primary on ...

Accidental firing of Russian rocket causes Space Station to tilt

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: The International Space Station (ISS) unexpectedly tilted after a faulty test firing of thrusters on a Russian ...

Possible heart condition among teens using Moderna delays approval

WASHINGTON D.C.: Before granting approval for use in young people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is studying whether Moderna's ...

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

Defenders of Pak seas fully alert to protect the motherland: ISPR

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - On Tuesday, the Pak military's media wing revealed that Pakistan Navy spotted and barred an Indian submarine ...

Delays in delivering Russian Covid vaccine frustrates millions

MOSCOW, Russia: Production problems and other issues have caused millions of people in developing nations, from Latin America to the ...

Bali set to welcome tourists again following Covid shutdown

BALI, Indonesia: Beginning Thursday, fully vaccinated travelers from 19 countries will be able to again enter Bali, Indonesia.Of note, citizens ...

Court orders US to reinstate 'Remain in Mexico' policy for migrants

SAN DIEGO, California: The Biden administration will return to a Trump-era border policy in which migrants will have to remain ...

4,495 guns confiscated at US airports in 2021, says TSA

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has confiscated a record number of guns at airport check-ins in 2021.TSA ...

EDward Gaming advances to semifinals at Worlds

The 2021 League of Legends World Championship Quarterfinals saw a clash of titans from the LPL as EDward Gaming and ...

T20 WC: Adil Rashid stars as England kick-off campaign with 6-wicket win over West Indies

Dubai [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Adil Rashid scalped four as England thrashed West Indies by six wickets in their opening ...

Russia urges UN mission to ensure security of staff in Russian Office in Pristina

Moscow [Russia], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia calls on the United Nations Mission in Kosovo to guarantee security for the employees ...

China opposes UK Foreign Secretary's remarks on Hong Kong

London [UK], October 23 (ANI): China has expressed strong opposition to the "irresponsible remarks" recently made by British Foreign Secretary ...

Good night's sleep can help mitigate infant obesity risks: Study

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): New research from investigators at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and collaborators suggests ...

Afghanistan: UN prepares polio vaccination campaign for children

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): UN agencies are preparing to launch a polio vaccination campaign for all children under 5 ...

Climate change, human pressure has made migration 'no longer worth it' for animals: Study

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): According to the international research team, including scientists from the University of Bath, animals that ...

T20 WC, Ind vs Pak: Hardik skips optional training, Bumrah spends quality time with Dhoni

By Baidurjo BhoseDubai [UAE], October 23 (ANI): With the Indian team calling for an optional training session on the eve ...

UN body expresses concerns over possible narcotics production, smuggling in Afghanistan under Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 23 (ANI): In view of the developments in Afghanistan, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime ...

T20 WC: Main thing for me was to stay as calm as I can, says Stoinis

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis revealed the key to getting his side over the line ...

Pakistan minister skips India-Pak match, returns from UAE to deal security situation back home

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 23 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed returned to his country on Saturday after he was called ...

T20 WC: Needed bit of luck to go our way and it did, says Aaron Finch

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Australian skipper Aaron Finch said that his side needed some 'luck' as Australia defeats ...

J-K: Field workshop on repository of Permian Triassic mass extinction event held in Khanmoh

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 23 (ANI): A field workshop was organised on Saturday on the repository of the ...

Amit Shah flags off first international flight from Srinagar to Sharjah, GO FIRST resumes services

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 23 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah flagged off the first international flight services ...

Women's National Boxing C'ship: World's medallist Manju Rani off to dominating start

Hisar (Haryana) [India], October 23 (ANI): Living up to the expectations, World's medallist Manju Rani put up a solid show ...

Egyptian engineer builds smart robot to generate water from air

© Provided by Xinhua CAIRO, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian mechatronics engineer has invented a robot that can extract ...

Hee Jeong Lim grabs 4-stroke lead at BWM Ladies Championship

Hee Jeong Lim posted a 7-under-par 65 on Saturday to take a four-stroke lead heading into the final round of ...

Dodgers RHP Walker Buehler to start Game 6 vs. Braves

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Saturday morning that right-hander Walker Buehler will start that night's Game 6 of the National ...

PM Modi hails efforts of vaccine manufacturers in achieving 100 cr COVID vaccination milestone

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): Hailing the efforts of the vaccine manufacturers in the country crossing the milestone of ...

Uzbekistan to hold presidential election on Sunday

Tashkent [Uzbekistan], October 23 (ANI/Xinhua): Uzbekistan is to hold the next presidential election on Sunday, with incumbent President Shavkat Mirziyoyev ...

T20 WC: England join West Indies in taking knee before opening match

Dubai [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Ahead of the second match in Super 12 stage in the ongoing T20 World Cup, ...

T20 WC: England join West Indies taking knee before opening match

Dubai [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Ahead of the second match in Super 12 stage in the ongoing T20 World Cup, ...

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Eruption of Canary Island volcano sets new record

LA PALMA, Canary Islands: Officials in the Canary Islands said there are no signs that the eruption of a volcano, ...

British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

Diver discovers Crusader sword in waters off Israel

HAIFA, Israel: A 900 year-old sword, believed to have belonged to a Crusader who sailed to the Holy Land, was ...

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