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COVID vaccines: Widening inequality and millions vulnerable

Health leaders agree that a world without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone has equal access to vaccines. More ...

China condemns explosive attack at its Consulate General

Beijing [China], September 19 (ANI): China has strongly condemned the explosive attack at its Consulate General in Brazil, Chinese state ...

Brazil police hunting for China consulate attacker

Brasilia [Brazil], September 19 (ANI): Brazilian Police are looking for a man who threw an explosive device at the Chinese ...

I continue to smile every day, says Pele

Sao Paulo [Brazil], September 18 (ANI): Three-time FIFA World Cup winner Pele on Friday stated that his recovery is going ...

Rajnath Singh receives water from 115 nations

By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Shri Ramjanmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra general secretary ...

Suman Devi Thoudam talks about her hockey aspirations

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Having been promoted to the senior core group from the junior ranks, young defender ...

Pele 'stable' after suffering breathing difficulties

Sao Paulo [Brazil], September 18 (ANI): Brazilian football legend Pele was briefly transferred back to an intensive care unit (ICU) ...

Kailash Satyarthi appointed as SDG Advocate

New York [US], September 18 (ANI): UN chief Antonio Guterres on Friday appointed Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi as new Sustainable ...

Admire Indian pharmaceutical ecosystem: Colombian envoy

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): Ahead of the high-level delegation meeting between India and Colombia, the envoy ...

Women's police stations in Australia: would they work for 'all' women?

Proposals to expand police powers, to criminalise coercive control and to establish specialist women's police stations have all occupied a ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Sept. 20

BEIJING, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

River Plate rise to second in Argentina's top flight

BUENOS AIRES, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Emiliano Mendez scored an own goal as River Plate extended their unbeaten run to ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Sept. 20

BEIJING, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Sao Paulo win gives Crespo 'confidence'

SAO PAULO, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Emiliano Rigoni and Luciano Neves scored either side of halftime as Sao Paulo secured ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Sept. 19

BEIJING, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, Sept. 19

BEIJING, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Boca Juniors keep pressure on leaders

BUENOS AIRES, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- First-half goals from Lisandro Lopez and Rodrigo Montes handed Boca Juniors a 2-1 win ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Sept. 19

BEIJING, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Costa, Hulk on target as Atletico Mineiro flex attacking muscle

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Spain striker Diego Costa and Brazil forward Hulk netted first-half goals as leaders ...

Smiling Pele undergoes physio in Sao Paulo hospital

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Pele continues to make encouraging progress after surgery to remove a tumor from ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Sept. 19

BEIJING, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures go firm on demand

CHICAGO, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures went firm in the past week in anticipation ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Sept. 18

BEIJING, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, Sept. 18

BEIJING, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Sept. 18

BEIJING, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Roundup: CELAC leaders to meet on bolstering bloc amid pandemic

MEXICO CITY, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Leaders from the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) will meet here ...

Uruguay recall Suarez, Cavani for World Cup qualifiers

MONTEVIDEO, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Strikers Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani have returned to Uruguay's national squad for 2022 World ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Sept. 18

BEIJING, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Sept. 17

BEIJING, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Los Angeles bids to host games of 2026 World Cup

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Los Angeles, the second largest city of the United States, announced Thursday its official ...

Chinese tire producers make promotions to tap Brazilian market

SAO PAULO, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- An online business promotion event was held on Thursday between Chinese tire producers and ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, Sept. 17

BEIJING, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Flamengo leave door open for veteran defender Alves

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Flamengo have not ruled out the prospect of signing veteran defender Dani Alves, ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Sept. 17

BEIJING, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Rio to bid for FIFA Club World Cup

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Rio de Janeiro is preparing a bid to host this year's FIFA Club ...

Venezuela rejects U.S. accusation against anti-drug policy

CARACAS, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Venezuelan government on Thursday rejected a U.S. government report alleging it failed to make ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Sept. 17

BEIJING, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Sept. 16

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Renewable energy storage advances with sodium ion success

With the climate clock ticking, many researchers across the globe have been working on more sustainable, more efficient batteries needed ...

Indigenous people can lead the way in saving the Amazon's rainforests

Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Ag ncia BrasilFew people appreciate the importance of saving the Amazon's rainforests more than the people who inhabit ...

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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 ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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