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Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...

Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...

Thousands of birds saved in India during heatwave

NEW DELHI, India: As a scorching heatwave dries up water sources in the state's biggest city, veterinary doctors and animal ...

Military shelling schools, hospitals, places of worship in Myanmar

WISCONSIN, USA - According to figures compiled by the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project, more military attacks against ...

Turkey voices reservations about Sweden and Finland being members of NATO

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Veto-wielding NATO member Turkey is voicing opposition to Sweden and Finland joining the alliance, with Turkish President ...

LA to impose landscape watering limit to twice a week

LOS ANGELES, California: California state officials have announced that, amidst one of the driest stretches on record, California's water use ...

Following testing, NASA space telescope to begin operating in July

WASHINGTON D.C.: Astronomers said this week that the testing of NASA's new space telescope, the James Webb Space Telescope, is ...

Four students dead in Bolivia after gas grenade sets off stampede

POTOSI, Bolivia: On May 9, a tear gas grenade set off during a university assembly in Bolivia triggered a stampede, ...

Manhunt underway after 8 Turks kidnapped in Haiti

A Turkish official has told the Associated Press that eight Turkish citizens were kidnapped this week in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, ...

Civilian deaths in Ukraine far more than published figures, says UN

GENEVA, Switzerland: Matilda Bogner, head of the United Nations human rights monitoring mission in Ukraine, has warned that the number ...

West decries election that places 'patriots' in charge of Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Hong Kong chief administrator Carrie Lam has said that 'Chinese patriots' are now in charge of the city ...

Discounted US internet to be offered to those seeking assistance

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 20 internet companies have agreed to provide discounted services to people with low incomes, U.S. President Joe ...

Jack Nicklaus claims he was offered $100M to be face of LIV

Greg Norman was not atop the leaderboard of the LIV Golf Invitational Series organizers, who pursued and preferred Jack Nicklaus, ...

NATO expansion root cause of Ukraine crisis: former senior French official

© Provided by Xinhua Conesa said that a diplomatic modus vivendi could still be found to achieve peace in Ukraine, ...

Chinese teachers leave Pakistani University after Karachi attack

Karachi [Pakistan], May 16 (ANI): All the Chinese teachers at Karachi's NED University have left the country due to security ...

PM Modi's Nepal visit 'spiritual', Buddhism has key role in our cultural heritage: Foreign Secretary Kwatra

Lumbini [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Noting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had termed his day-long visit to Nepal as a ...

Leipzig's Christopher Nkunku beats Robert Lewandowski to Bundesliga Player of the Season award

Berlin [Germany], May 16 (ANI): Christopher Nkunku has been voted as 2021/22 Bundesliga Player of the Season, the RB Leipzig ...

WTA announces updated 2022 tournament calendar

Florida [US], May 16 (ANI): The WTA on Monday announced an updated tournament calendar for the 2022 season, outlining a ...

People should be ready to face economic challenges in forthcoming months, says Sri Lankan PM

Colombo [Sri Lanka], May 16 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in an address to the nation on Monday ...

PM Modi's love for Buddhism has paved way for India Buddhist Centre in Lumbini: Nepal official

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Hailing the laying of foundation stone of India International Centre for Buddhist Culture and Heritage ...

WHO committed to support North Korea respond to COVID-19 pandemic

By Shalini BharadwajNew Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Expressing concern over the COVID-19 outbreak in North Korea, the World Health ...

Nikhat, Manisha enter semis, confirm medals at 12th IBA Women's World Boxing C'ships

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Indian boxers Nikhat Zareen and Manisha continued their brilliant forms to secure themselves medals ...

PSG star refuses to wear rainbow-themed jersey report

The player's stance led him to miss a match at the weekend, according to the French mediaParis Saint-Germain midfielder Idrissa ...

Some chocolate has a dark side to it - child labor

Chocolate makes for a perfect gift, a comforting snack and even a health food, thanks to its plentiful antioxidants. Rumor ...

IPL 2022: Fearless and confident Arshdeep Singh flourishes under pressure, reckons Harbhajan Singh

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh has lauded young Punjab Kings pacer Arshdeep Singh for ...

Buddhist culture centre to be a common India-Nepal link: PM Modi

Lumbini [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the India International Centre for Buddhist Culture ...

Lion Club's Annual Event 2022 Concluded with Grand Success in Laxmi Vidyapeeth, Sarigam

Surat (Gujarat) [India], May 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): On May 15 2022, Lion's Club's annual event, Gyan Manthan (District Schooling) took place ...

PM Modi's visit will contribute to giving Lumbini worldwide visibility: Sher Bahadur Deuba

Lumbini [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Monday hailed the visit of Prime Minister Narendra ...

Leading Technologist Anuj Mathur to Head Compass India Development Center in Gurugram

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): IDC Gurugram, headed by leading technologist Anuj Mathur, will be Compass's sixth development centre ...

PM Modi offers prayers at Mahanirvana Stupa in UP's Kushinagar on Buddha Purnima

Kushinagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday offered prayers at Mahanirvana Stupa in Kushinagar ...

Paulo Dybala confirms Juventus exit at end of season

Turin [Italy], May 16 (ANI): Paulo Dybala on Sunday confirmed his departure from the Serie A giants Juventus FC at ...

Iga Swiatek wins Italian Open 2022 to claim 5th consecutive WTA title

Rome [Italy], May 16 (ANI): World No.1 Iga Swiatek won her fifth consecutive WTA Tour title on Sunday, defeating No.7 ...

India, Nepal agree to set up Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Chair at Lumbini Buddhist University

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India and Nepal have decided to establish ...

Greek Leader Set for Talks With Biden Over Turkey, Energy

Athens - Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis flies to Washington for talks with President Joe Biden on Monday, their first ...

EU Cuts Eurozone Growth Forecast As Ukraine War Bites

The European Commission on Monday sharply cut its eurozone growth forecast for 2022 to 2.7 percent, blaming skyrocketing energy prices ...

Egypt's Journalists Up Against Comprehensive Repression Machine

Washington - Egyptian authorities in recent weeks have released several journalists, including Mohamed Salah and Abdo Fayed among others. Salah ...

Skincare Meets Makeup With L Factor Cosmetics

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], May 16 (ANI/BusinessWire India): L Factor Cosmetics was born in the middle of the Pandemic Chaos when ...

Zeblearn brings On Job Training through SAP PU Online Training and Certification courses to upskill professionals

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI/SRV): In the field of softwares, Systems, Applications and Products(SAP) in Data Processing, popularly known ...

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Cuban cigars make comeback after Covid, set record sales

HAVANA, Cuba: Cuba's state cigar monopoly, Habanos S.A., reports that sales of its famous hand-rolled cigars have rebounded strongly after ...

Manhunt underway after 8 Turks kidnapped in Haiti

A Turkish official has told the Associated Press that eight Turkish citizens were kidnapped this week in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, ...

Deshaun Watson to hit Bahamas with teammates, visit with NFL

Deshaun Watson is hitting the beach with a number of new teammates in the Bahamas this week while the NFL ...

Some chocolate has a dark side to it - child labor

Chocolate makes for a perfect gift, a comforting snack and even a health food, thanks to its plentiful antioxidants. Rumor ...

Twins kick off road trip vs. A's

Outfielder Luis Barrera might not be in the starting lineup Monday night for the Oakland A's when they host the ...

Harmanpreet Kaur appointed as Supernovas skipper for upcoming Women's T20 Challenge

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana ...

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