Wed, 23 Sep 2020

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

Sydney man held in maximum security prison in Egypt over Facebook post

CAIRO, Egypt - A Sydney man is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Tora, Egypt for liking a Facebook ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Gulf opposition fails to deter United States cementing ties with Qatar

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States continues to court it's host country in the Arabian Gulf, despite Qatar being out ...

Coronavirus mutations: what we've learned so far

In early January, the first genome sequence of Sars-CoV-2 - the virus that causes COVID-19 - was released under the ...

'Country's first' solar power-run auto unveiled in Tamil Nadu

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] September 22 (ANI): At a time when the world is grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic, timely ...

Pakistan Begins Phase 3 Trial of Chinese COVID-19 Vaccine

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan began final-phase testing Tuesday of a Chinese-made vaccine against novel coronavirus, the first ever clinical trial of ...

Trump Says He Has Strong Message on China in UN Speech

U.S. President Donald Trump's turn to address the U.N. General Assembly comes Tuesday with prerecorded remarks that he says include ...

NCB busts International drug trafficking module, arrests 8

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): In a continuous operation from September 1 to September 16, Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) ...

OPINION | The impact of Covid-19 on conservation

The Covid-19 pandemic has devastated the global travel industry with the concomitant bankruptcies, restructurings and job losses. A less obvious ...

Sylvester Stallone's mother and astrologer Jackie dies at 98

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): Jackie Stallone, celebrity astrologer, the mother of Hollywood actor Sylvester, Toni D'Alto, and singer Frank, ...

New Zealand Eases COVID-19 Restrictions

SYDNEY - COVID-19 restrictions are being relaxed in New Zealand as infection rates fall. In a four-tiered alert system, all ...

Turkmenistan: Everybody yurts, sometimes

It is a sobering day in Turkmenistan when the president starts urging his underlings to think about reality.But Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov ...

HSBC orders social media blackout after suspect funds report

HSBC told its staff to stop posting on all the bank's social media accounts over fears of "negative reactions" to ...

3 ways a 6-3 Supreme Court would be different

If the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is replaced this year, the Supreme Court will become something the country has ...

How can smoke from West Coast fires cause red sunsets in New York?

If you are one of the millions of people in the Midwest and Eastern U.S. who turned your gaze toward ...

An edge over others, Doodle Kids announces its expansion in India

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): To begin with, Early Childhood Care and Education in India encapsulates the period from ...

Realty majors offer possession, sector gets a push

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Indian real estate sector is witnessing renewed interest being shown by the end-users as ...

Sri Adhikari Brothers unveils training initiative "Masterminds"

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Sri Adhikari Brothers (SAB Group) are launching "Masterminds", a program that will focus on ...

Realty majors offer possession

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Indian real estate sector is witnessing renewed interest being shown by the end-users as ...

Jio announces new post-paid plus plans starting Rs 399

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 22 (ANI): Reliance Jio on Tuesday announced a post-paid plus scheme to provide enhanced services across ...

Australia's Annabel Sutherland sets eye on ODI debut

Melbourne [Australia], September 22 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Annabel Sutherland is eager to make her one-day international debut in the upcoming ...

Kashmir's first NAT-PCR facility a lifesaver for residents

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 22 (ANI): Kashmir's first Nucleic Acid Testing (NAT-PCR) facility at the Government Medical College ...

Hundreds Detained In Another Major Belarus Rally Against Lukashenka

MINSK -- Belarusian police detained hundreds of protesters during nationwide rallies on September 20 as mounting pressure on authoritarian ruler ...

Hungary's Orban Endorses Trump In November U.S. Election

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on September 21 endorsed U.S. President Donald Trump in his reelection bid, saying his rivals ...

U.S. Imposes New Sanctions On Iran Defense, Atomic Industries

The United States has imposed sanctions on more than two dozen people and entities involved in Iran's atomic activities or ...

Iranian Protester Dies In Custody, Opposition Website Reports

A man who took part in Iran's anti-establishment protests in November has died in a detention center in Tehran, the ...

French rugby president Laporte questioned by financial investigators

French Rugby Federation (FFR) president Bernard Laporte was questioned on Tuesday over his links with billionaire Montpellier owner Mohed Altrad, ...

Ahead of October review, Pakistan attempts to mislead FATF

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): In a bid to protect JuD chief and Lashkar-e-Taiba sponsor Hafiz Saeed, Pakistan has made ...

Abduction of girls from minority communities

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): There is a long history of abduction of women from religious minority communities in Pakistan ...

AIU seizes 1.8 kg gold from Calicut Airport

Malappuram (Kerala) [India], September 22 (ANI): Air Intelligence Unit has seized 1.866 kilograms of 24-carat gold from Kerala's Calicut Airport ...

Consumer groups to hold webinar

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Consumer groups in the Asia-Pacific are holding a webinar on 26 September 2020 to ...

GiveIndia raises Rs. 75 lakh

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): GiveIndia, a Bengaluru-based nonprofit organisation, has raised over Rs 75 lakh from more than ...

Binswanger partners with ANAROCK

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): US-based Binswanger Commercial Real Estate Services and ANAROCK Group have partnered to offer boutique ...

Consumer groups to hold webinar on tobacco harm reduction

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Consumer groups in the Asia-Pacific are holding a webinar on 26 September 2020 to ...

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Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

Asian stocks mixed as U.S. dollar gains ground

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were soggy on Asian markets on Tuesday, a day after major falls across the world. ...

Dow ends down more than 500 points after major falls in Europe and UK

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks fell sharply around the world on Monday, while the U.S. dollar rose sharply.The biggest ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Property owners in Buffalo accused of exposing families to lead poison

BUFFALO, New York A number of companies and individuals renting homes to predominantly impoverished Black communities are being sued for ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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