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ATP Roundup: Federico Delbonis wins first-round match

Seventh-seeded Federico Delbonis of Argentina advanced to the Round of 16 in the Geneva Open on Monday, defeating Lithuanian wild-card ...


OF Gerardo Parra, and 'Baby Shark' folk hero, retires

Veteran outfielder Gerardo Parra, who became a fan favorite with the Washington Nationals on their 2019 World Series run, announced ...


China engaged in global 'image-building' amid war in Ukraine

Beijing [China], May 17 (ANI): With a strong Quad alliance and US-EU partnership, China is now scurrying towards global "image ...


Water supply to be affected in parts of Delhi from tomorrow: DJB

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Monday said that water supply shall be affected ...


IAF chief meets Japanese Defence Minister, lays wreath at Japan SDF memorial

Tokyo [Japan], May 16 (ANI): On the first day of his Japan visit, Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari on Monday ...


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 ...


Indian Air chief arrives in Tokyo to boost bilateral defence interest

Tokyo [Japan], May 16 (ANI): Indian Air Force chief Air Marshal VR Chaudhari arrived in Tokyo for a four-day visit ...


Sony launches WH-1000XM5 headphones

Washington [US], May 16 (ANI): Sony has now expanded its range of headphones to the global market with the launch ...


Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 16

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


Flawless Enea Bastianini of Gresini Racing pounces to take French glory

Le Mans [France], May 16 (ANI): For the third time this season, Enea Bastianini is a Moto GP race winner. ...


PM Modi leads slew of ambitious water projects to conserve water, secure future

Jeddah [Saudi Arabia], May 16 (ANI): Recognizing the urgency of water conservation along with a goal to provide tap water ...


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China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...

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 ...

Companies relocate investments as China reels under strict Zero-COVID lockdowns

Beijing [China], May 17 (ANI): China's infamous Zero-COVID policy has gained eyeballs for all the wrong reasons and amid this ...

China compelled to review 'no limits' friendship with Russia

Beijing [China], May 17 (ANI): Regardless of Chinese President Xi Jinping's staunch support that he once showed for President Vladimir ...

CEO: T1 staying in NA after blockbuster trade with Cloud9

T1 CEO Joe Marsh said Monday that the organization would remain based in North America after a recent Valorant trade ...

Zeya's Dharamsala visit crucial, dire need to preserve Tibetan culture before China wipes it out: ICT

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI): International Campaign for Tibet on Monday said that US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues Uzra ...

International

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US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...

Junta outpost attacked: 15 killed, five captured by resistance fighters

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to an officer who participated in the assault, two local defense forces have destroyed a ...

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 ...

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Kia reports second most electric car sales in US, Ford close behind

LOS ANGELES, California: Kia has become the second largest manufacturer of electric vehicles sold in the United States, second only ...


U.S. stock markets undermined by weak Chinese data

NEW YORK, New York - Weak economic news out of China undermined stocks on Wall Street on Monday. The major ...


Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...


U.S. dollar reaches all-time high in Pakistan, crosses Rs194 in interbank trade

KARACHI, Pakistan - The U.S. dollar climbed past Rs194 in the interbank market in Pakistan on Monday as analysts expressed ...


Three bidders weigh purchasing Italy's state-owned ITA Airways

ROME, Italy: Italy has announced plans to sell state-owned ITA Airways, the successor to Alitalia, by the end of June, ...


Stocks in Asia range-bound as markets contemplate next move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks struggled for direction in Asia on Monday. Early gains evaporated later in the data, although ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...