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10 Russian folk musical instruments you need to know

Culture Apr 04 2020 Anna SorokinaLegion Media Have you ever seen a ROUND balalaika? And it's even not the weirdest ...


Trump, Macron plan UN Security Council talks on coronavirus

US President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Friday urged top-level UN talks on the coronavirus crisis, ...


ICJ urges UNHRC to act against China for coronavirus pandemic

Geneva [Switzerland], April 4 (ANI): The International Council of Jurists (ICJ) has urged the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) ...


China pauses in memory of virus victims and 'martyrs'

China came to a standstill on Saturday to mourn patients and medical staff killed by the coronavirus, as the world's ...


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Reuters suspended from Iraq after story on Covid-19 cases

An international press watchdog says Iraqi officials have suspended Reuters news agency's license for three months after the British wire ...

Time for U.S. to stop plutocrats from directing public policy?

The novel coronavirus is quickly exposing the deadly dysfunction of our national government, which we can all now see represents ...

Covid-19: France death toll hits 4,503

Paris [France], Apr 3 (Sputnik/ANI): As many as 471 people have died in French hospitals from the coronavirus over the ...

Coronavirus leads to USA jobs bloodbath

A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as the coronavirus forced ...

NASCAR industry joins race to help COVID-19 caregivers

The interruption to the 2020 NASCAR season due to the COVID-19 pandemic has been understandably disappointing and disconcerting for racers, ...

Number of Covid-19 deaths passes 50,000

The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 50,000 on Thursday.The number of deaths continued to soar in Italy, ...

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Life after lockdown | A steep climb for shopping malls

It is 1pm on Friday and a few taxis dotted opposite the epicentre of shopping in South Africa, the Sandton ...

Heat's Jones 'upsets' Durant in NBA 2K Players Tournament

With the NBA season on an indefinite hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, a handful of the league's players provided ...

Nevada extends gaming closures through April 30

Gaming activities in Nevada will remain shut down until at least the end of April because of the coronavirus pandemic. ...

'Lean On Me' Singer Withers Dies at 81

Singer Bill Withers, who had a string of soulful hits in the 1970s that included "Lean On Me," "Lovely Day" ...

Singer-Songwriter Bill Withers Dies at 81

Singer-songwriter Bill Withers has died. He wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood ...

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U.S. stocks crumble after jobs fall for first time in 113 months

NEW YORK, New York - A streak of 113 consecutive months of jobs growth came to an end with data ...


Asian markets have soft end to week

SYDNEY, Australia - It was a downhill day on Asian bourses on Friday, with all the major indices losing ground.The ...


Chinese markets rally, elsewhere stocks fall

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday with good gains being made by markets in China, while ...


US Markets Close Down More Than 1% Friday

U.S. stock markets fell Friday more than 1 percent after similar declines in markets around the world as the coronavirus ...


Sensex falls by 674 points, banking stocks plunge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 3 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices slipped further on Friday as banks and financial stocks dragged with ...


Most Asian Markets Closed Slightly Down Friday

Most Asian markets closed slightly down on Friday's trading session, while Nikkei 225 in Japan closed just 0.01 percent in green.As ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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