Sat, 10 Dec 2022

Supreme Court hears case of business refusing services to gay wedding

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a case that Supreme Court liberal justices said could empower certain businesses to discriminate based on constitutional ...

Economies on agenda as China's Xi visits Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: This week, Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Saudi Arabia, as the Middle East is increasingly looking ...

2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...

Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...

After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

Sheriff: Vandals cut power across North Carolina county

MOORE COUNTY, North Carolina: Local authorities said that two power substations in Moore County, North Carolina, were damaged by gunfire, ...

Japan announces increase of up to 43 trillion yen in defense spending

TOKYO, Japan: Beginning in April, Japan will allocate 40 trillion to 43 trillion yen ($295 billion-$318 billion) over five years ...

US Air Force unveils new B-21 bomber, plans to order 500

PALMDALE, California: Northrop Grumman has unveiled its new B-21 "Raider" jet, the first in a new fleet of long-range stealth ...

Bahrain's foreign minister praises Benjamin Netanyahu

King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa greets Israeli President Isaac Herzog in the Manama capital of Bahrain on ...

More woes for UK as ambulance workers vote for strike

LONDON, England: Thousands of UK ambulance workers, represented by three different trade unions, voted to go out on strike in ...

US: reject cable to Cuba to connect voice, internet

WASHINGTON D.C.: A U.S. government committee has urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deny an application to connect Cuba ...

UK sees half of free-range turkeys dead to bird flu before Christmas

LONDON, England: Richard Griffiths, chief executive of the British Poultry Council, said nearly half of all turkeys and geese in ...

Prepare for Messy Transition on COVID Jabs as COVAX Ends

white house - As the global program for distributing COVID-19 vaccinations to low and middle-income countries is set to be ...

Neymar's World Cup Dream Slips Away Again, Maybe for Final Time

doha, qatar - Yet another World Cup has ended in tears for Neymar, with football's most expensive player hinting he ...

US Sounds Alarm Over 'Harmful' Iran-Russia Military Partnership

washington - The United States on Friday expressed alarm over a 'full-scale defense partnership' between Russia and Iran, describing it ...

Iran Government Vows to Execute More Protesters

One day after announcing the execution of an anti-government protester, Iranian state media said Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and other ...

Uyghur News Recap: Dec. 2 9, 2022

WASHINGTON - Report: Automakers linked to Uyghur forced labor in ChinaA report by a group of United Kingdom researchers found ...

$275 Million More in US Military Aid to Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden authorized a new round of $275 million in military aid for Ukraine, offering new capabilities to ...

Some USCompanies Pay Employees While They Volunteer

washington - "Volunteering is an important part of my life and provides me with meaning and fulfillment," said Karishma Roopchand, ...

US Soccer Writer Grant Wahl Dies at World Cup Match in Qatar

LUSAIL, Qatar - Grant Wahl, one of the most well-known soccer writers in the United States, died early Saturday while ...

Indian sailor Anandi wins gold at 34th King's Cup Regatta 2022

Phuket[Thailand], December 10 (ANI): Indian Sailor Anandi Nandan Chandavarkar has won Gold at Asia's most prestigious 34th King's Cup Regatta ...

At UNSC, India abstains from vote on resolution that exempts humanitarian aid from sanctions

New York [US], December 10 (ANI): India has abstained from voting in United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on a resolution ...

Hero MotoSports Team gears up for seventh consecutive Dakar rally

New Delhi [India], December 10 (ANI): Hero MotoSports Team Rally on Friday announced its rider line-up for the Dakar Rally ...

"Tournaments keep coming. Let's see," Jaishankar on India-Pakistan cricket ties

New Delhi [India], December 10 (ANI): India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has given a strong message that cross-border terrorism ...

Hrithik Roshan dancing to 'Ek Pal Ka Jeena' at Red Sea Film Festival will make you nostalgic

Jeddah [Saudi Arabia], December 10 (ANI): Hrithik Roshan added Bollywood tadka to Red Sea International Film Festival with his presence. ...

India, Australia discuss ways to enhance bilateral defence cooperation

New Delhi [India], December 10 (ANI): Amid the ongoing joint exercise 'Austra Hind 22' between the two countries, Major General ...

EAM Jaishankar on Indo-Pak cricketing ties

New Delhi [India], December 10 (ANI): India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has given a strong message to cross-border terrorism ...

"I am a worker of Rahul Gandhi": Ali Mehdi on returning to Congress after joining AAP

New Delhi [India], December 10 (ANI): The world is round for the former vice president of the Delhi Congress, Ali ...

Taliban pushes Afghan media to margin again, impose further restrictions

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 10 (ANI): Instead of sharing a strategy to favour the media personnel in Afghanistan, the Taliban has ...

Soccer journalist Grant Wahl collapses, dies in Qatar

Grant Wahl, a prominent U.S. soccer journalist who was outspoken in his opposition of Qatar hosting the World Cup, died ...

NSCC: Anish sinks own rapid-fire pistol national record, wins four golds

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)[India], December 10 (ANI): Haryana's Anish Bhanwala sank his own national record in men's 25m rapid-fire pistol (RFP) ...

G20 presidency matter of pride for India: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], December 10 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday said that the chairmanship of G20 is ...

Xi Jinping ensures "complete control" of Chinese military after securing third term in power: Report

Beijing [China], December 10 (ANI): After securing power for the third term in the 20th National Congress of the Chinese ...

FIFA WC: Lionel Messi slams Netherlands manager for "putting tall people, playing long balls"

Lusail [Qatar], December 10 (ANI): Following his side's win over Netherlands in their FIFA World Cup quarterfinal match, star Argentina ...

India remains "concerned on volatile security situation" in eastern Congo: Kamboj

New York [US], December 10 (ANI): India remains concerned about the "volatile security situation" in the eastern region of Congo. ...

"That's a pity": Netherlands manager Louis Van Gaal on team's performance in penalty shootout against Argentina

Lusail [Qatar], December 10 (ANI): Following his side's loss to Argentina in the quarterfinal of the ongoing FIFA World Cup, ...

Messi, Argentina Beat Netherlands on Penalties at World Cup

lusail, qatar - Lionel Messi and his teammates hung around on the field for 20 minutes, taking turns dancing and ...

UN Weekly Roundup: December 3-9, 2022

Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, as ...

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Biden weighs lifting rule for all military to get Covid-19 vaccination

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House said the administration of President Joe Biden is considering a proposal from Republican leader Kevin ...

Supreme Court hears case of business refusing services to gay wedding

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a case that Supreme Court liberal justices said could empower certain businesses to discriminate based on constitutional ...

Economies on agenda as China's Xi visits Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: This week, Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Saudi Arabia, as the Middle East is increasingly looking ...

2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...

Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

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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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