Mon, 26 Jul 2021

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 ...

U.S. targets Chinese officials following end of Hong Kong democracy

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States has imposed sanctions on seven Chinese officials, all deputy directors at the China-Hong Kong liaison ...

Britain favors placing U.S. deep space radar station in U.K.

LONDON, England: A U.S. Space Force proposal to base a radar system in Britain to monitor spacecraft up to 22,400 ...

Texas man wins $1 million with free Covid vaccine lottery ticket

ARLINGTON, Texas: A Texas man has claimed a $1 million prize from a winning lottery ticket he received for free ...

Dharmendra Pradhan launches RFRF-Nadi ko jano app

New Delhi [india], July 26 (ANI): Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the 'Nadi ko Jano' app during an online webinar ...

10 brands born in the USSR and popular still

The most delicious Soviet cake, the favorite Soviet perfume and the best-known Russian export vodka - here are some of ...

Cameroon: Civilians Flee After Deadly Boko Haram Attack

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroon says hundreds of civilians have fled Sagme, a northern village on the border with Nigeria, after ...

Madrid's Retiro Park, Prado Avenue Join World Heritage List

MADRID - Madrid's tree-lined Paseo del Prado boulevard and the adjoining Retiro park have been added to UNESCO's World Heritage ...

US 1960s Civil Rights Activist Robert Moses Dies

Robert Parris Moses, a civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail while leading black voter registration drives in the ...

Roundup: Sara Sorribes Tormo upsets Ashleigh Barty in Tokyo

Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo delivered a major upset at the Tokyo Olympics by recording a 6-4, 6-3 victory over World ...

Over 360,000 people evacuated in Shanghai

Beijing [China], July 26 (ANI): Typhoon In-Fa stalled traffic in Shanghai, China and forced evacuations of more than 360,000 people ...

UN chief calls for leadership of G20 on climate action

© Provided by Xinhua UNITED NATIONS, July 25 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday called for leadership of ...

Olympics Roundup: U.S. leaps up the medal table on Day 2

Sunday turned into a pool party for Team USA at Tokyo Olympics, with five American swimmers taking home individual medals. ...

Climate risks directly harm human health

Washington [US], July 25 (ANI): An international team of researchers found a strong and statistically significant relationship between the spatial ...

Tokyo Olympics, Day 3: All eyes on Bhavani Devi, Manika

Tokyo [Japan], July 25 (ANI): Bhavani Devi, who became the first Indian fencer to qualify for Olympics, will kick start ...

Chanu, Vijay Sharma thank government for all support

Tokyo [Japan], July 25 (ANI): Olympic silver medallist in weightlifting Mirabai Chanu on Sunday thanked the government for all the ...

PoK elections: Counting of votes underway

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 25 (ANI): The counting of votes is underway for the Legislative Assembly elections in Pakistan occupied Kashmir ...

Pandemic-hit IPL to resume on 19 September in Dubai

The Indian Premier League, the world's richest cricket tournament, will resume in the UAE on September 19, more than four ...

Sarkar stars as Bangladesh win T20 series to complete sweep

Opener Soumya Sarkar top-scored with 68 as Bangladesh completed a thrilling run chase to beat Zimbabwe by five wickets and ...

Venezuela's Maduro Aims for Dialogue with Opposition in August

CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that he was aiming to begin a dialogue with the country's political opposition ...

Cleveland's Terry Francona misses 2nd game with cold

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona missed his second straight game Sunday with a head cold. President of baseball operations Chris ...

Madhuri grooves on 'Kajra Mohabbat Wala'

New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI): Bollywood star Madhuri Dixit treated fans with a special video of her grooving to ...

Afghan calls int community to prevent Taliban's atrocities

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 25 (ANI): Afghanistan on Sunday called on the international community, human rights agencies, and the International Criminal ...

Xinhua Headlines: Quanzhou added to UNESCO World Heritage List

-- East China's port city of Quanzhou, once hailed as "the very great and noble city" by the Italian explorer ...

Typhoon In-Fa lands in east China, second landfall expected

© Provided by Xinhua HANGZHOU, July 25 (Xinhua) -- Typhoon In-Fa made landfall in east China's Zhejiang Province at noon ...

GLOBALink | A tour to Quanzhou: Emporium of the World in Song-Yuan China

FUZHOU, July 25 (Xinhua) -- China's "Quanzhou: Emporium of the World in Song-Yuan China" was added to the UNESCO World ...

Spain's Jon Rahm out of Olympics after positive COVID test

Jon Rahm, the world's top-ranked golfer, will not compete in the Tokyo Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19 for the ...

Respect is more valued by young workers than 'fun' perks

Washington [US], July 25 (ANI): Today's young workers between ages 21-34, place more value on having respectful communication in the ...

Remotely supervised exercise classes are best in COVID

Washington [US], July 25 (ANI): The findings of a new study suggest that remotely supervised workout sessions are more effective ...

UNESCO confers World Heritage inscription to T'gana temple

New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI): Union Minister for Culture and Tourism G Kishan Reddy on Sunday thanked Prime Minister ...

Another elating moment: Om Birla congratulates Priya Malik

New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI): After wrestler Priya Malik won a gold medal at the World Cadet Wrestling Championship ...

Tokyo Games: Japan's Hifumi, Uta clinch gold in Judo

Tokyo [Japan], July 25 (ANI): Japanese judoka Hifumi Abe clinched a gold medal on Sunday, hours after her sister Uta ...

PML-N leader terms Imran Khan 'political dirt'

Kotli [PoK], July 25 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Joint Secretary Talal Chaudhry, on Sunday termed Prime Minister Imran Khan ...

Malaika Arora fangirls over Jennifer Lopez

Washington [US], July 25 (ANI): Bollywood diva Malaika Arora got star-struck after seeing American superstar Jennifer Lopez's birthday pictures through ...

Sri Lanka win toss in first T20I

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 25 (ANI): Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka won the toss and opted to bowl against India ...

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Indexes show housing market losing strong demand from Covid period

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The home and real estate sector, which outperformed the broader market during the pandemic, even ...

As economy returns after Covid, American Express reports huge gains

NEW YORK CITY, New York: With nearly 50 percent of Americans having received the Covid vaccine, customers at restaurants, shops ...

Pelosi Names 2nd Republican to January 6 US Capitol Riot Probe

WASHINGTON - Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, on Sunday named a second Republican, ...

White Sox expect Eloy Jimenez to return to lineup Monday

Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa said Sunday that he expects outfielder Eloy Jimenez to rejoin the starting lineup ...

Three home runs power Cubs to 5-1 victory vs. D-Backs

David Bote homered in his first game in nearly two months, Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo connected on back-to-back home ...

Pelosi Names 2nd Republican to US Capitol Riot Probe

WASHINGTON - Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, on Sunday named a second Republican, ...

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