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Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

ICC dedicates song to Rishabh Pant

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday dedicated a special 'Spider-Pant' song to laud ...

Lasith Malinga decides to retire from franchise cricket

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 20 (ANI): One of the greatest bowling sensations of IPL and for Mumbai Indians, Lasith Malinga ...

17 Republican House reps commit to work with Biden

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Republican House Representative Beth Van Duyne representing Texas has sent a letter to President-elect Joe ...

Assange's mother disappointed Trump failed to pardon son

London [UK], January 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Julian Assange's mother on Wednesday voiced her disappointment at US President Donald Trump not pardoning ...

Tian takes medical leave from FunPlus Phoenix

Tian-Liang "Tian" Gao is taking a medical leave from FunPlus Phoenix less than two weeks into the 2021 League of ...

Bomb threat reported at US Supreme Court

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Shortly before the inauguration ceremony of US President-elect Joe Biden, a bomb threat was received ...

UK medical experts urge caution as COVID-19 death toll tops 90,000

© Provided by Xinhua | A public notice asking passengers to wear a face covering is seen at a bus ...

Biden attends mass ahead of Inauguration

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Moments after US President Donald Trump had his farewell ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, President-elect ...

Joe Biden will be oldest US president

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): With a promise to "heal" America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and ...

Foreign Secretary Shringla meets EU ambassadors

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Wednesday met Ambassadors of European Union (EU) countries ...

Kapurthala Police recovers 3.5 kg heroin, three arrested

Kapurthala (Punjab) [India], January 20 (ANI): The Kapurthala Police has busted an international narcotics smuggling module and recovered 3.5 kg ...

COVID-19 vaccines from India to arrive in Kathmandu on Thur

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 20 (ANI): It came as a great announcement for Nepal that a consignment of one million doses ...

How Soviet students learned English in USSR

Learning a foreign language is like learning to play an instrument. It takes time, practice and effort. But what if ...

Royals release Steve Smith ahead of IPL auctions

Steve Smith has not been retained by his Indian Premier League side Rajasthan Royals, the team said Wednesday, in a ...

Djokovic retreats over 'misconstrued' quarantine demands

World number one Novak Djokovic published an open letter to the Australian public on Wednesday in which he tried to ...

Ethnic conflict could unravel Ethiopia's valuable garment industry

Ethiopia has long been considered one of Africa's economic wunderkinds. Until recently, it had relative political stability in comparison to ...

Stickiness is a weapon some plants use to fend off hungry insects

Imagine the texture of a plant. Many may come to mind - the smooth rubberiness of many tropical houseplants, the ...

Caillou cancelled by PBS: Kids' TV is now more diverse, but must do better

On Jan. 5, PBS Kids announced it was going to stop airing Caillou, a children's show whose run on TV ...

Hydrogen gas-fuelled airships could spur development in remote communities

What do tomatoes, hemp and hydrogen gas have in common? Only one thing: they were all victims of misinformation that ...

Sta. Maria, Ilocos Sur youth remain active amid pandemic

STA. MARIA, Ilocos Sur, Jan. 20 (PIA) - - The Federation of Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) in Ilocos Sur continue to ...

Maldives thanks India for providing COVID-19 vaccines

Male [Maldives], January 20 (ANI): The Maldives on Wednesday thanked India for providing a consignment of 100,000 doses of Covishield ...

Johnson congratulates Biden,

London [UK], January 20 (ANI): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden ahead of his ...

BCB condoles demise of former administrator Raisuddin Ahmed

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 20 (ANI): Former vice president of the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Raisuddin Ahmed passed away in Dhaka ...

New Snapchat filter introduced for Biden's inauguration day

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): With the COVID-19 pandemic leading to an extraordinary lockdown of the country's capital, Joe Biden's ...

PSG's Pochettino guarded over Messi move

Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino played his cards close to his chest when tackled on Spanish radio over a potential ...

Covid-19 shots to cost $3 to $10 under African Union vaccine plan

BUSINESSAfrican countries will pay between $3 (R44.65) and $10 (R148.85) per vaccine dose to access 270 million Covid-19 shots secured ...

Indian, French Rafale fighters kickstart wargames

By Ajit K DubeyNew Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Amid tensions on the border with China, the Indian Air Force ...

IPL 2021: Sanju Samson named RR captain

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], January 20 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals have named Sanju Samson as their captain for the 2021 season of ...

HarperCollins announces 'Kamala Harris: Phenomenal Woman'

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI/PRNewswire): HarperCollins Publishers India is thrilled to announce a new and definitive biography of Kamala ...

How the KGB convinced the world that AIDS was a Pentagon invention

The covert disinformation campaign was secretly codenamed 'Operation INFEKTION'.In July 1983, an Indian newspaper in New Delhi published an article ...

Brent oil climbs above $56 with dollar swings dominating market

Brent oil extended gains above $56 a barrel, rising with other assets on hopes of more US economic stimulus and ...

Donald Trump Reaches End of His Presidency -Watch LIVE

Donald Trump's four-year term as U.S. president comes to a close Wednesday with a morning departure from the White House ...

Biden to Inherit Trump's Aggressive Iran Social Media Campaign

WASHINGTON - The incoming Biden administration is inheriting from President Donald Trump an Iran-focused social media campaign that dramatically boosted ...

No fans in Chennai for first 2 Tests against England

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): The first two Test matches in the India-England series to be held ...

US: An Inauguration Day like no other

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): This Inauguration Day, when President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President ...

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B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

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