Mon, 20 Sep 2021

Poland's Deputy PM Kaczynski says EU law cannot be supreme

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's deputy prime minister and ruling party leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has said that the primacy of EU law ...

No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...

Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...

UK budget will not include funds for Scotland-Northern Ireland tunnel

LONDON, England: A proposed 21-mile undersea tunnel to link Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be funded, according to British ...

North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...

U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...

Indiana hospitals canceling procedures to make room for Covid patients

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Hospitals in Indiana are still reeling from the recent spurt in new Delta Covid cases across the state.According ...

Next Norway prime minster a wealthy leader of Labor Party

OSLO, Norway: The man expected to become the next prime minister of Norway, 61-year-old Jonas Gahr Stoere, was born into ...

China, climate on agenda for meeting of Australia, Japan, India, U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States will meet on 24th September to discuss issues ...

First SpaceX tourist flight begins 3 day journey

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: A rocket carrying four tourists and no professional astronauts on board blasted off into Earth orbit on ...

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

U.S. study finds Covid vaccine prevents hospitalizations, deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospitalizations and deaths, even against the highly contagious Delta variant, according ...

Wildfires threaten popular Spanish resort of Estepona

ESTEPONA, Spain: Spain sent in its military to help fight a wildfire that is continuing to threaten the popular Costa ...

Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo announces candidacy for president

PARIS, France: The Socialist Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, said she will run in the 2022 French presidential election, despite ...

Kuwaiti Sheikh faces prison in Swiss forgery case

GENEVA, Switzerland: Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, a member of Kuwait's ruling family and former Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Trees down, 30,000 without electricity in Canada after hurricane

ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland: Hurricane Larry made landfall as a Category 1 storm on the southern coast of Newfoundland on Canada's ...

Widow of slain Robert Kennedy said assassin should not be released

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Ethel Kennedy, the widow of the late Robert F. Kennedy, said Sirhan Sirhan, who was ...

U.S. abuse of drones in "war on terror" exposes hegemonic excess

© Provided by Xinhua The U.S. military frequently carried out drone strikes without carefully distinguishing civilians from militants, and in ...

Tuskmelon moves ahead with a data-driven approach

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 20 (ANI/Heylin Spark): Tuskmelon is a data-driven digital marketing platform that creates and supports their ...

GSh-18: What the lightest pistol in the world is capable of

This weapon became one of the most powerful pistols in Russia and replaced the Makarov pistol in a number of ...

Man apprehended in Bengaluru for espionage

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 20 (ANI): In a joint operation by Bengaluru City Crime Branch and Southern Command Military Intelligence, ...

Abhinav Immigration targets revenue of Rs 125-150 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI/ATK): Abhinav Immigration has set a five-fold revenue target of Rs 125-150 crore in the ...

New Postgraduate degree in Applied Psychology launched

Sonipat (Haryana) [India], September 20 (ANI/OP Jindal University): O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is pleased to announce the launch of ...

Centre for International Studies is now under aegis of NMIM

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): The international education space in India is evolving rapidly. In a step towards consolidating ...

Varun Kumar talks about his stint at Olympics

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): When Indian men's hockey team drag-flicker and defender Varun Kumar didn't make the final ...

Imran Khan to address UNGA virtually

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 20 (ANI): Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to address the 76th United Nations General Assembly ...

Opposition needs to introspect, JP Nadda

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): BJP National President J P Nadda on Monday slammed the opposition parties for their ...

Xi's vision on building community of shared future between China, LatAm

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has laid out a vision of jointly ...

Gem Selections: Khanna Gems sets record

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): Gem Selections, a brand by the Khanna Gems Group deals into authentic and non-heated, ...

Want to be best finisher in world over next 3 yrs: Stoinis

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): Having opted out of Australia's limited-overs tours of West Indies and Bangladesh, all-rounder Marcus Stoinis ...

Saptaanga Model, paving the growth for leaders

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI/Mediawire): Mentioning the qualities of leaders with reference to Lord Krishna and Lord Rama in ...

BondsIndia - Demystifying fixed income for retail investors

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India mission, BondsIndia is providing ...

'Offensive to ask vaccinated Indians to quarantine'

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has pulled out of several planned engagements in the United ...

The World Youth Group appoints Bahrain-based Mohammed

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): The World Youth Group, a globally renowned team of elected young leaders, politicians, parliamentarians ...

Delhi HC seeks Centre's stand on plea by tennis player

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Monday sought Centre's stand on the petition filed by table ...

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Hong Kong stocks dive, China Evergrande bonds yielding more than 500%

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Chinese, South Korean, and Japanese stock markets were closed on Monday with their respective countries enjoying ...

Ad revenue on Australian commercial radio stations surges in August

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Australian commercial radio ad revenue has bounced back up despite ongoing lockdown restrictions across the country.Revenue ...

From street cart to Wall St., Oregon's Dutch Bros Coffee launches IPO

PORTLAND, Oregon: Dutch Bros Coffee, which began in business by selling espresso-based coffee drinks from a pushcart in the Oregon ...

China seeks membership in Asia trade group Trans-Pacific Partnership

BEIJING, China: Seeking to expand its influence, China is seeking to join an 11-nation Asia-Pacific free trade group, the Comprehensive ...

With new Covid rules, U.S. to allow entry to international visitors

WASHINGTON D.C.: A senior White House advisor has said that the Biden administration is considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations and contact ...

Boeing: Domestic air travel recovering, international remains slow

CHICAGO, Illinois: The airline industry is showing signs of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Boeing said on Tuesday, predicting rising ...

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