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Chinese officials investigated over deaths of 21 runners

BEIJING, China: Twenty-seven Chinese officials are being investigated following the deaths of 21 runners last month during an ultramarathon in ...

Putin offers to exchange cybercriminals with U.S.

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday that Russia would send wanted cybercriminals to the U.S. if the U.S. ...

Biden says Russia weaker than appears

CARBIS BAY, England: U.S. President Joe Biden said on Sunday that Russia might be weaker than appears, noting that Moscow ...

Houses for sale for 16 cents for new residents of Croatian town

LEGRAD, Croatia: Seeking to lure new residents, a town in northern Croatia, in Europe, is selling its abandoned homes for ...

Highest temperatures, extended duration as heat wave strikes U.S. west

WASHINGTON D.C.: A heat wave is expected to strike the American west in the coming weeks, which will offer not ...

Hoover Dam water level down 140 feet during record drought

CLARK COUNTY, Nevada: The reservoir created by the mighty Hoover Dam has fallen to its lowest level ever, as the ...

UK PM Johnson to delay final stage of reopening, reports media

LONDON, England: As a Covid variant has taken hold in Britain, plans to eliminate the remaining Covid restrictions might be ...

In message to Russia, Pentagon to send $250 million in aid to Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a message to Russia, the Biden administration announced on Friday that it was sending a new package ...

Global indifference to holding of 2020 Olympics slammed

The widely respected international medical journal The Lancet, which has been publishing medical research since 1823, has called for a ...

American Airlines invests $25 million in UK flying taxis

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines will purchase flying taxis to ferry passengers high above the congestion of crowded cities.In moving ...

Facebook expands fact-checking in India

By Ashok RajNew Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): With an aim to combat COVID-19 and all other health-related misinformation, social ...

Survey shows 76 pc Australians mistrust China

Canberra [Australia], June 16 (ANI): Amid souring ties between Australia and China, a new survey has shown that at least ...

Centre makes hallmarking on gold jewellery mandatory

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Many jewellers across the country have hailed the government's decision making it mandatory for ...

America's "return" faces obstacles, not enough to revive West: expert

© Provided by Xinhua NEW YORK, June 16 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Joe Biden said "America is back at the ...

Calligraphy exhibition kicks off in Saudi Arabia

© Provided by Xinhua RIYADH, June 16 (Xinhua) -- A calligraphy exhibition named "Scripts and Calligraphy: A Timeless Journey" kicked ...

India will bounce back from Covid- crisis: S Korean envoy

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): India will bounce back after the major devastation it suffered during the second wave ...

LG Energy Solutions to keep No.1 in world market

Seoul [South Korea], June 16 (ANI/Global Economic): LG Energy Solution has kept No.1 place in global EV (Electric Vehicles) battery ...

Pak Army's role in deadly attack haunts France

Karachi [Pakistan], June 16 (ANI): Even after 19 years after the heinous killings of 11 French nationals in Karachi in ...

Southee praises Rohit ahead of WTC final

Southampton [UK], June 16 (ANI): New Zealand pacer Tim Southee on Wednesday said that his side would be required to ...

Union coach Jim Curtin signs two-year extension

Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin signed a two-year contract extension on Wednesday. Financial terms of the deal were not ...

Top 5 movies by Russian Ark director Aleksandr Sokurov

Maverick director Aleksandr Sokurov has lived up to his reputation as one of the most important Russian filmmakers alive today. ...

Malawi abolishes death penalty: what it means for southern Africa

The Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal abolished the death penalty in April, the most notable decision against capital punishment since ...

Insect population collapse: new evidence links it to dams

Insects are the most numerous group of animals on the planet. There are an estimated 5.5 million species, 80% of ...

Canada needs a national public transportation system - here's why

A major transit gap was created when Greyhound Lines stopped providing intercity bus services in Central Canada in May. Greyhound ...

WTC final: Will look to play my natural game, says Rahane

Southampton [UK], June 16 (ANI): India Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane on Wednesday said that he would look to play his ...

US faces surge of COVID-19 infections due to Delta variant

Washington [US], June 16 (ANI): Despite a steady COVID-19 vaccination pace, the United States faces a resurgence of infections due ...

Neeraj Chopra talks about preparation for Oly

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on Wednesday said that he is in Europe at present ...

UN Calls for Better Remittance Services at Lower Cost

The United Nations is urging reforms that make it easier for migrants to send money back to their home countries, ...

Pakistanis under health hazard due to e-waste: UN report

New York [US], June 16 (ANI): As per a UN report released on Tuesday, Pakistanis are under health hazard due ...

SA in spotlight at US Open: The 9 golfers flying the flag high

The 121st US Open gets under way in San Diego from Thursday with Bryson DeChambeau looking to defend his title.There ...

Bollywood celebs wish Imtiaz Ali on birthday

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 16 (ANI): Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali received several birthday wishes from fans and members of film industry ...

GiveIndia to invest in scaling giving culture

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], June 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): In recognition of its mission of scaling the giving culture to alleviate poverty in ...

'Edible oil prices showing declining trend'

New Delhi [india], June 16 (ANI): The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution on Wednesday informed that edible ...

SK Biopharm's new medicine to be released in Europe

Seoul [South Korea], June 16 (ANI/Global Economic): SK Biopharm's new epilepsy medicine 'Cenobamate' has been available in the European market. ...

Kia to expand sales of e-vehicles in Europe with Uber

Seoul [South Korea], June 16 (ANI/Global Economic): Kia will work together with share transport network company Uber, and speed up ...

Cabinet approves Deep Ocean Mission

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved ...

Jehangir Hospital takes home a 'Sweet' victory

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], June 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): Jehangir Hospital, one of the oldest and most renowned names in Pune, emerged victorious ...

Behind Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers go for sweep of Phillies

A pair of workhorse pitchers will clash Wednesday when the Los Angeles Dodgers host the Philadelphia Phillies in the finale ...

India played important role in Afghanistan: Khalilzad

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, Zalmay Khalilzad on Wednesday laid emphasis on India's ...

WSC urges G7 to take action against rights abuses in Pak

London [UK], June 16 (ANI): As the much-coveted Group of Seven (G7) concluded recently, the World Sindhi Congress (WSC) has ...

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Malawi abolishes death penalty: what it means for southern Africa

The Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal abolished the death penalty in April, the most notable decision against capital punishment since ...

South African dinosaur skeleton scans build up a picture from egg to adult

If you ask children what their favourite dinosaurs are, the answers will undoubtedly include T. rex, Triceratops and maybe Brachiosaurus. ...

SA in spotlight at US Open: The 9 golfers flying the flag high

The 121st US Open gets under way in San Diego from Thursday with Bryson DeChambeau looking to defend his title.There ...

Large methane leak detected over South Africa coal mining region

The cloud was spotted about 125 kilometers east of Johannesburg in an area where Sasol has coal mines.Methane can continue ...

PSL: Faf du Plessis ruled out of tournament

Abu Dhabi [UAE], June 16 (ANI): Quetta Gladiators batsman Faf du Plessis on Wednesday was ruled out of the remaining ...

British PM says it doesn't look like COVID-19 leaked from Chinese lab

© Provided by Xinhua LONDON, June 16 (Xinhua) -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that it doesn't look ...

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