Thu, 06 Oct 2022

Musk to provide Florida with Starlink satellites after Hurricane Ian

TALLAHASSEE, Florida: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said in response to the damage caused by Hurricane Ian in areas of Southwest ...

Germany pledges to deliver advanced air defense system to Ukraine

ODESSA, Kyiv: During an unannounced visit to Odessa, German defense minister Christine Lambrecht said Germany will deliver to Ukraine the ...

Cubans take to street to voice frustrations over ongoing power outage

HAVANA, Cuba: Three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out electricity throughout Cuba, protests broke out for a second night in ...

Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...

Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...

US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

US acts to reduce risks from space debris

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 4-0 last week to enforce new rules to address the issue of ...

Prosecutors to decide on charging actor Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico: New Mexico district attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies has said that actor Alec Baldwin and up to four others ...

US again returning money to victims of Bernie Madoff, 88% recovered

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that after nearly 14 years, the victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi ...

After sanctions, Russia says will build own aircraft, not rely on west

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's state-owned engineering firm Rostec has said that the country's aviation industry will continue operating without the West, ...

US claims American-JetBlue alliance is anti-competitive

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The U.S. Justice Department has asked a Boston judge to force American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to scrap ...

Assange's wife spars with John Bolton

Bolton said the WikiLeaks co-founder deserves more than 175 years in prison for publishing classified materialThe wife of the jailed ...

OPEC to Cut Oil Production in Boost for Russia, Rebuke to Biden

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, along with Russia and other oil producers, announced on Wednesday that they would cut ...

Freed Iranian-American Namazi in United Arab Emirates for Treatment

Iranian-American Baquer Namazi arrived Wednesday in the United Arab Emirates to receive medical care after being allowed to leave Iran.U.S. ...

IS Ramps Up Attacks in Afghanistan, Taliban Claim Key Arrest

Amid an intensified terror campaign by the Islamic State Khorasan (ISK) group in Afghanistan which has killed dozens of civilians ...

Japan, South Korea Urge UNSecurity Council Response to North Korea

united nations/seoul/washington - Japan and South Korea urged the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday to send a 'clear and unequivocal' ...

Novak Djokovic races past Cristian Garin in Astana Open to meet Van de Zandschulp in second round

Astana [Kazakhstan], October 6 (ANI): Novak Djokovic delivered an ominous opening display on Wednesday at the Astana Open, where the ...

Pakistan's duplicity on LeT terrorist Sajid Mir continues: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 6 (ANI): Even after being recognised as a hotspot of terrorism, Pakistan continues to protect Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) ...

Paki govt warns 'traitor' Imran Khan against attacking Islamabad

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 6 (ANI): Pakistan's ruling coalition called former Prime Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan a "traitor" ...

MLB roundup: Twins' Luis Arraez captures AL batting crown

Luis Arraez walked twice and doubled in his final at-bat while wrapping up his first American League batting title as ...

LIV seeks immediate world rankings points with MENA alliance

Those on the LIV Golf circuit has been vying for world ranking points for quite some time now, and they ...

Pakistan government on defensive after IMF rebuke

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 6 (ANI): Pakistan's minister of state for Finance and Revenue Aisha Ghous Pasha said that the country ...

T20 World Cup preparations continue as Australia name squad against England

Queensland [Australia], October 6 (ANI): Australia will continue to rotate their players as they search for the best combination to ...

G7 targets China's Belt Road and Initiative to curb its global influence

Beijing [China], October 6 (ANI): China tried to project itself as a helping hand to developing countries in the case ...

Nepal cricketer Lamichhane to return to face rape charges

Kathmandu [Nepal], October 6 (ANI): Nepal's former cricket captain Sandeep Lamichhane will land in Kathmandu on Thursday morning to face ...

Jaishankar takes up student visa issue with New Zealand Foreign Minister

Wellington [New Zealand], October 6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar held talks with his New Zealand counterpart Nanaia ...

ICC T20 World Cup: Rohit Sharma-led Indian team departs for Australia

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 6 (ANI): The India men's cricket team, led by Rohit Sharma, left for Australia on Thursday ...

Royals fire manager Mike Matheny, pitching coach Cal Eldred

The Kansas City Royals fired manager Mike Matheny and pitching coach Cal Eldred on Wednesday night following the team's final ...

MLB playoff power rankings: Dodgers look unstoppable

With Major League Baseball's 12-team postseason set, it's time to look at where each playoff club ranks entering the month-long ...

Who was Varun Manish Chheda? Friend remembers him as kind, intelligent and passionate

Indiana [US], October 6 (ANI): A twenty-year-old Purdue University student was allegedly killed by his roommate overnight with "multiple sharp ...

Mets roll Nationals to earn sweep in final series

Mark Canha and James McCann smacked three-run homers, Trevor Williams pitched six innings of relief and the New York Mets ...

Mets roll Nationals to earn sweep in final game of regular season

Mark Canha and James McCann smacked three-run homers, Trevor Williams pitched six innings of relief and the New York Mets ...

DRI arrests person with drugs at Mumbai airport, recovers 16 kg heroin worth Rs 80 crores

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 6 (ANI): The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) arrested a person with drugs at Mumbai International ...

US at UN: North Korea has enjoyed blanket protection of "two permanent members"

New York [US], October 6 (ANI): Without naming China and Russia, the United States on Wednesday (local time) accused "two ...

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missiles as US Carrier Redeploys

Seoul, South Korea - North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward its east coast, in the direction of Japan, ...

Pakistan: Police held teacher for raping 14-year-old student

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 6 (ANI): A 14-year-old student was allegedly raped by a school teacher in Pakistan's Karachi, local media ...

UAE President's address on World Teachers' Day, a roadmap for improving UAE's educational system: Abdullah bin Zayed

ABU DHABI, 5th October, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International ...

5 Poles who nobly served Russia

Relations between the two Slavic peoples have always been extremely tangled. Poles who went into Russian service frequently had to ...

Ethiopia Says It Accepts AU Invitation for Peace Talks on Tigray

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA - Ethiopia's federal government says it has accepted an invitation from the African Union to take part ...

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As fuel subsidies fall in Indonesia, inflation running at 7-year high

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Due to rising transportation costs after a fuel price hike, Indonesia's inflation rate in September surged to its ...

Stocks in Asia gain ground despite New Zealand central bank rate hike

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued the global trend on Wednesday with all the major bourses gaining ground.This ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

Stocks in Asia quiet, but Japan's Nikkei 225 advances 279 points

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Stocks in Asia on Monday were mostly lower, following substantial falls on Wall Street on Friday.Trading ...

After Covid, US struggles to process Indian visa applications

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the U.S. is working to reduce the backlog in visa applications ...

Indian Parliamentary delegation led by Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla arrives in Indonesia

Bali [Indonesia], October 5 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, who is currently in Indonesia to attend P20 Summit, visited ...

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