Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics again bans some Russian athletes due to drug use

TOKYO, Japan: The World Anti-Doping Agency has reported that a number of Russian athletes have been banned from competing at ...

New York state confiscates firearms in 10th buyback event of year

NEW YORK, New York Hundreds of guns were turned over in Syracuse on Saturday by owners responding to a buyback.New ...

UK seizes assets, bans entry to son of president of Equatorial Guinea

LONDON, England: Britain has banned entry to the son of Equatorial Guinea's long-serving president for using millions of dollars in ...

CIA looks to Russia as probable cause of 'Havana Syndrome' attacks

WASHINGTON, D.C.: About 100 CIA officers and family members serving abroad have complained of ailments that include migraines and dizziness ...

All NYC public health workers to be vaccinated or tested weekly

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Due to the upswing in the spread of the Covid Delta variant, New York City ...

Plea for jailed protesters and journalists in Myanmar to be freed

IFEX is calling for the restoration of media licenses to IFEX member Mizzima News and other media outlets who have ...

Former Honduras president, family banned from entry to U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has barred former Honduran President Porfirio "Pepe" Lobo Sosa and his wife, Rosa Elena Bonilla ...

Air pollution from western U.S. state fires seen in east coast cities

PORTLAND, Oregon: Wildfires across the United States and Canada, including Oregon's "monster" two-week-old Bootleg blaze, caused harmful air pollution as ...

Delta variant now dominant in European region: WHO and ECDC

New Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): The SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant of concern is now the dominant variant in most of ...

Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu arrives in India

New Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu on Monday returned to India after a sensational show in the ...

Beijing announces naval drill in disputed South China Sea

Beijing [China], July 26 (ANI): China on Monday announced that the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) will conduct an exercise ...

Manipur government appoints Chanu as Additional SP

Imphal (Manipur) [India], July 26 (ANI): Manipur Government on Monday decided to appoint Olympic silver medallist Saikhom Mirabai Chanu as ...

BSF hands over Bangladeshi woman, infant to BGB

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], July 26 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF) has handed over a Bangladeshi woman and a 10-month ...

Armenia to build its biggest solar power plant

The Armenian government is looking to expand the country's renewable energy capacity with an ambitious plan to build two new ...

Sherman meets Chinese Foreign Minister

Beijing [China], July 26 (ANI): US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman on Monday met with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang ...

Two Chinese face prosecution in Congo over miners beating

Kinshasa [Congo], July 26 (ANI): Two Chinese men in the Democratic Republic of Congo will be facing military prosecution for ...

Lions flyhalf Russell to resume training

British and Irish Lions flyhalf Finn Russell will resume training this week after recovering from an Achilles injury, assistant coach ...

Barcelona settle Neymar lawsuits

Spanish football club Barcelona said Monday they had "ended out of court in an amicable fashion" the various lawsuits with ...

LIFT to resume flights as lockdown restrictions eased

Low-cost airline LIFT will resume flights on its Johannesburg-Cape Town route from 1 August 2021.Bookings are already open, it said ...

Eswatini MPs arrested on terrorism charges, say activists

Police arrested two pro-democracy MPs, a third is reportedly being sought. Activists say police disrupted the funeral of two protesters, ...

GLOBALink | Quanzhou, a city with heritage and modernity

QUANZHOU, July 26 (Xinhua) -- Quanzhou is located on the southeast coast of China's Fujian Province. In the Song (960-1279) ...

Europe Makes New Vaccination Push to Counter Rising COVID Cases

With Europe's rise in coronavirus infections accelerating, more governments are seeking ways to force the unvaccinated, mainly in their twenties ...

US Senator slams China over hiding COVID-19 facts

Washington [US] July 26 (ANI): US Senator Tom Cotton has slammed China for lying and covering up facts about the ...

Mirabai Chanu talks about winning silver in Oly

By Nitin SrivastavaNew Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): After winning a silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics, weightlifter Mirabai Chanu ...

iPhone 13 series could support 25W wired fast charging

Washington [US], July 26 (ANI): With Apple's iPhone 13 launch fast approaching, more and more speculations and rumours are beginning ...

Ricron Panels receives Nestle Creating Shared Value Prize

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): Ricron Panels, an innovation-driven company from India, that converts low-value plastic waste into quality ...

Pandemic Olympics Endured Heat, and Now a Typhoon's En Route

TOKYO - First, the sun. Now: the wind and the rain.The Tokyo Olympics, delayed by the pandemic and opened under ...

Slovenia wins men's Olympic canoe slalom (updated)

© Provided by Xinhua Benjamin Savsek took gold for Slovenia in the men's canoe slalom, ahead of Lukas Rohan of ...

Jaro Education collaborates with Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Jaro Education has announced the collaboration with Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth (Deemed ...

Djokovic remains runaway ATP No 1 in rankings

Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic made it 331 weeks as world number one when the new ATP rankings were released on ...

4 Haitian novels that beautifully blend history, memory and reality

Following the July 7, 2021 assassination of Haiti's President Jovenel Moïse and after one Haitian official requested that the U.N. ...

What is unrestricted funding? Two philanthropy experts explain

Unrestricted funds are grants or donations nonprofits get to spend any way they believe is appropriate to further their mission.Unrestricted ...

Why does gravity pull us down and not up?

Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you'd like an expert to ...

Fight for control threatens to destabilize and fragment the internet

You try to use your credit card, but it doesn't work. In fact, no one's credit card works. You try ...

Going to be challenging match against Spain, says Manpreet

Tokyo [Japan], July 26 (ANI): Indian men's Hockey team captain Manpreet Singh feels the upcoming match against Spain in the ...

UN: Afghan Civilian Casualties Up By 47%, Could Hit New Highs

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN - The United Nations has warned that civilian deaths and injuries in Afghanistan sharply increased in the first ...

Less popular antihypertensive drugs found to be safer

New York [US], July 26 (ANI): During a new multinational observational study, two types of drugs that are recommended as ...

China's development benefits all peoples, says former Bolivian president

© Provided by Xinhua China's development is in sharp contrast with the "individualistic and competitive predatory" behaviors by the United ...

Djokovic, Osaka cruise at Olympics as women's seeds tumble

Novak Djokovic strolled into the third round of the Tokyo Olympics tennis tournament on Monday as Japanese star Naomi Osaka's ...

Terry quits as Aston Villa assistant manager

John Terry has left his position as an assistant to Aston Villa boss Dean Smith with the aim of becoming ...

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Roads closed, residents evacuated due to buried WWII bomb in UK

LONDON, England: A World War II bomb was discovered on Thursday while excavating a new housing development, causing the evacuation ...

Tokyo Olympics again bans some Russian athletes due to drug use

TOKYO, Japan: The World Anti-Doping Agency has reported that a number of Russian athletes have been banned from competing at ...

New York state confiscates firearms in 10th buyback event of year

NEW YORK, New York Hundreds of guns were turned over in Syracuse on Saturday by owners responding to a buyback.New ...

UK seizes assets, bans entry to son of president of Equatorial Guinea

LONDON, England: Britain has banned entry to the son of Equatorial Guinea's long-serving president for using millions of dollars in ...

CIA looks to Russia as probable cause of 'Havana Syndrome' attacks

WASHINGTON, D.C.: About 100 CIA officers and family members serving abroad have complained of ailments that include migraines and dizziness ...

All NYC public health workers to be vaccinated or tested weekly

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Due to the upswing in the spread of the Covid Delta variant, New York City ...

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