Thu, 26 May 2022

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

After China bows out, new decision expected on Asian Cup host

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: After China's decision to not host the 2023 Asian Cup, a choice for a new host will ...

Experts examine future of counter-extremism in COVID-19 era at International CVE Research Conference 2022

GRANADA, 26th May, 2022 (WAM) -- In response to the ever-evolving violent extremist and terrorist threats, the Government of Spain, ...

Your guide to Nykaa Fashion's 'Thank God Its Sale': The year's biggest fashion event

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/PNN): Fashion shoppers will confirm that the sweetest tune to their ears is of their ...

French Open: Rafael Nadal completes 300 Grand Slam wins as he storms into R3

Paris [France], May 26 (ANI): Rafael Nadal produced a stunning show on Wednesday as he secured his 300th Grand Slam ...

UK, Spain worried about Russian threat

Moscow's increased activities in Africa might threaten NATO security, London and Madrid claimRussia's expanding presence on the African continent might ...

Russia makes move against departing foreign firms

A bill on the ?external control? of foreign companies that have left the country passes in the first readingLawmakers have ...

Go fk yourselves, Zelensky aide tells Western officials

The presidential adviser called Westerners urging concessions in the name of peace ?dumb f**ks?High-profile Ukrainian presidential adviser Alexey Arestovich has ...

Food crisis not linked to sanctions US

Washington claims its restrictions on Russia don?t affect the global food marketDespite sounding the alarm about rising global food prices, ...

Repeated attacks on Army highlight Pakistan's failure to curb violence in restive areas: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 26 (ANI): Regular attacks on the Pakistani security forces have proved Pakistan's inability to curb violence in ...

Former Pakistan pacer Umar Gul appointed Afghanistan bowling coach

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 26 (ANI): Former Pakistan pacer Umar Gul on Wednesday has been appointed as the new bowling coach ...

Amy Satterthwaite announces retirement from international cricket after New Zealand contract snub

Wellington [New Zealand], May 26 (ANI): New Zealand's vice-captain Amy Satterthwaite on Wednesday called time on her decorated cricketing career, ...

The most dangerous cities in the USSR

At times, gangs terrorized the inhabitants of these cities so brutally that the authorities had to call in the army ...

Nudity in Russian art

Russian artists didn't lag behind recognized international masters in depicting nudity. And Soviet painters were not even shunned for their ...

Method acting was actually invented by a Russian (SORRY!)

Konstantin Stanislavsky's system had a huge impact on Hollywood. It evolved into several acting studios and many modern celebrities consider ...

How Nicholas II's favorite singer became a Soviet spy

Nadezhda Plevitskaya had dreamed of making music all her life. But the 1917 revolution changed her plans."She enthralled everyone, from ...

China-ASEAN cooperation gains steam as ties grow stronger

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 26 (Xinhua) -- Despite COVID-19 outbreaks and growing uncertainties, China sees unstoppable momentum in ...

Planned Bangladesh Law Raises Freedom of Expression Fears

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - Bangladesh is planning to introduce legislation, almost certain to be enacted, that experts say would curtail freedom ...

OSV FTWZ's breakthrough in pharma supply chain manages to save over USD 17 million for its clients and over 10,00,000 lives globally

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/SRV): OSV FTWZs and Logistics (A ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015, 45001:201850001:2018 Certified Company) has emerged as ...

Chinese university a bridge for Sino-India relationship

© Provided by Xinhua YINCHUAN, May 26 (Xinhua) -- When doctor Dwarkanath S. Kotnis worked in China from 1938 to ...

The Economic Times Best Organisations for Women Summit, 2022 Second Edition

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/Mediawire): The rise in women's workforce is one of the world's most remarkable economic development, ...

LT Technology Services inaugurates Engineering RD centre in Poland to provide embedded and digital solutions to clients

Krakow [Poland], May 26 (ANI/BusinessWire India): LT Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), a global leading pure-play engineering services ...

Go fk yourselves, Zelensky office tells Western officials

The presidential adviser called Westerners urging concessions in the name of peace ?dumb f**ks?Ukrainian presidential adviser Alexey Arestovich resorted to ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 26

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

China Wants 10 Pacific Nations to Endorse Sweeping Agreement

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - China wants 10 small Pacific nations to endorse a sweeping agreement covering everything from security to ...

Niger Says Army Killed 40 Boko Haram Fighters on Lake Chad Islands

Niamey, Niger - The Niger government said Wednesday that the army had killed around 40 Boko Haram jihadis in overnight ...

US to Urge Tougher Sanctions After North Korea Fires Possible ICBM

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - The United States said Wednesday it would seek new sanctions on North Korea at the United ...

Vigil, Rally Planned for 2nd Anniversary of Floyd Killing

MINNEAPOLIS - A candlelight vigil to honor George Floyd 's memory at the intersection where he died was among the ...

Pro Cricket Championship Trophy (PCCT) announced the schedule of their selection trials and matches today

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/GPRC): Their first selection trials of this season of PCCT is scheduled on June 20th, ...

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Deere manufacturing slows due to supply problems, shares fall

MOLINE, Illinois: After missing Wall Street revenue targets, Deere and Co. said it was having difficulty securing parts for its ...

Rays aim to build on recent success vs. Yankees

The Tampa Bay Rays, coming off a two-game sweep of the Miami Marlins, are set for a showdown with the ...

Vigil, Rally Planned for 2nd Anniversary of Floyd Killing

MINNEAPOLIS - A candlelight vigil to honor George Floyd 's memory at the intersection where he died was among the ...

MLB roundup: Evan Longoria blasts 2 HRs in Giants' rout

Evan Longoria's first two homers of the season provided the bookends in a nine-run outburst over the first two innings ...

Young pitchers get nod in Cubs-Reds series finale

A pair of promising young pitchers square off as the visiting Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds conclude their series on ...

Jake Burger's three-run blast powers White Sox past Red Sox

Jake Burger launched a go-ahead, three-run home run in the fifth inning and Lucas Giolito pitched six innings of one-run ...

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