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How have Russia-Ukraine tensions affected sport

A new row over the Winter Olympic Games follows numerous divisive incidentsThe reported order by Ukraine's Sports Minister Vadim Gutzeit ...


Webinar questions Olympics committee decision to award winter games to Beijing amid genocide against Uyghurs

London [UK], January 25 (ANI): A webinar held in London on Monday by The Open Forum questioned the International Olympic ...


Padma Bhushan for Jhajharia; Bhagat, Antil, Lekhara to be honoured with Padma Shri

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): On the eve of the 73rd Republic Day, the Centre announced that the Paralympian ...


Neeraj Chopra, Vandana Kataria, Brahmanand Sankhwalkar to be conferred with Padma Shri on Republic Day

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): On the eve of the 73rd Republic Day, the Centre announced that the Tokyo ...


Poland seeks Japan's cooperation to boost its economy

Tokyo [Japan], January 25 (ANI): Central and Eastern European countries starting with Poland have started to look beyond China and ...


Gen Bipin Rawat, Kalyan Singh awarded Padma Vibhushan posthumously; Ghulam Nabi Azad among 128 Padma awardees

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): India's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and former Uttar Pradesh ...


Made the retirement announcement too soon, kind of regretting it, admits Sania Mirza

Melbourne [Australia], January 25 (ANI): India's ace tennis player Sania Mirza on Tuesday said she made the announcement of retirement ...


Neeraj Chopra to be awarded with Param Vashistha Seva Medal on Republic Day

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Another feather in Neeraj Chopra's illustrious career as the Tokyo Olympics gold medalist will ...


7 injured after F-35 jet crashes on US aircraft carrier in South China Sea

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): At least seven persons were injured in a US F-35 jet crash on the deck ...


10 patriotic and hard-hitting web series to binge-watch on the 73rd Republic Day

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): As India celebrates 73 years of becoming a republic on Wednesday, the COVID-19 pandemic ...


Tennis champ Dylan Alcott is 2022 Australian of the Year

Dylan Alcott, wheelchair tennis star and leading advocate for people with a disability, is the 2022 Australian of the Year.With ...


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Toyota says demand causing four-year wait for Japanese Land Cruisers

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota, the world's largest carmaker, has warned Japanese buyers of its new Land Cruiser SUV that they will ...

Army lays landmines along with oil, gas pipelines in Shan State: SHRF

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to the Shan Human Rights Foundation (SHRF), the junta recently planted landmines across oil and ...

Typhoon Odette disrupts school life for more than 12 million students

MANILA, Philippines - Schools in the Philippines impacted by Typhoon Odette are receiving plenty of support from across the nation ...

Ukraine crisis is reminding Nato why it was formed in the first place

As Russian troops mobilise near Ukraine's border and appear poised to invade, so the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) has ...

Government buys flag's copyright to make it free to fly

Canberra paid over $14 million under a deal with the creator of the Aboriginal flagThe Australian Aboriginal flag can now ...

Billionaire predicts rise of China as US empire collapses

Ray Dalio compares political risks in the US with recent economic growth in ChinaChina is winning the economic competition against ...

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World famous Rio Carnival rescheduled for April

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil and the spread of the Omicron ...

Following blunt comments about Ukraine, German navy chief resigns

BERLIN, Germany: Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach, head of the German Navy, resigned due to comments he made on Ukraine and ...

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for insulting Erdogan

ISTANBUL, Turkey: A Turkish journalist has been arrested for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Journalist Sedef Kabas ...

French adventurer dies attempting solo Atlantic crossing

LE PECQ, France: A 75-year-old Frenchman has reportedly died during a solo attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

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Record high fertilizer prices in Mississippi mean smaller harvests

JACKSON, Mississippi: Record high fertilizer prices could result in Mississippi farmers planting smaller crops in 2022."Mississippi is such an agricultural ...


Toyota says demand causing four-year wait for Japanese Land Cruisers

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota, the world's largest carmaker, has warned Japanese buyers of its new Land Cruiser SUV that they will ...


Despite losses, American Airlines optimistic about spring travel

DALLAS, Texas: American Airlines has reported losses of $931 million in the fourth quarter of 2021. Additionally, officials have said ...


Airbus cancels Qatar Airways order for 50 aircraft

PARIS, France: European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has canceled a multi-billion dollar order by Qatar Airways for 50 of its single-aisle ...


Mixed day for Asian stocks Monday, ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as investors fretted over this week's meeting of the ...


Toddler plays with phone, $2,000 in furniture delivered to home

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, New Jersey: A toddler in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, 22-month-old Ayaansh Kumar, grabbed his mother's phone, pressed a ...


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