Sat, 28 May 2022

After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...

Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...

Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

Global COVID-19 cases cross 525.41 million

WORLD CAPITALS, 28th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The global COVID-19 case tally reached 525.41 million on Saturday, with 6,698,157 deaths ...

Pakistan to discuss hydropower projects during talks with India on water issues

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): A five-member delegation of Pakistan approved by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will visit New Delhi ...

Global Excellence Awards 2022 held successfully with chief guest Anupam Kher

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 28 (ANI/BusinessWire India): India's Most Prestigious Corporate Award Event, the 3rd Edition of GEA (The very ...

Rockies get two shots to revive road trip in DH vs. Nats

The Colorado Rockies are getting used to a sudden shift in their schedule -- especially on Friday nights. Last week ...

IPL 2022: Sangakkara hails RR's McCoy for 'superb commitment'

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], May 28 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals Director of Cricket and Head Coach, Kumar Sangakkara praised pacer Obed McCoy ...

Ukrainian refugees losing benefits in Europe

Some of the support programs are expiring next monthMillions of Ukrainians rushed westward in late February after Russia launched an ...

GLOBALink | Guilloche craftsman in central China's Henan

XINMI, May 27 (Xinhua) -- Guilloche is a decorative technique that involves mechanically engraving a precise, intricate, and repetitive pattern ...

5 ways UN Peacekeeping partnerships drive peace and development

Every day, United Nations peacekeepers work to protect millions of vulnerable people in increasingly dangerous places in the world's most ...

China's food security push poses threat to US, officials warn

A new government report claims Beijing's agricultural policies could be dangerous for the United StatesChina's efforts to achieve food security ...

Anticipated Foreign Fighter Flow to Ukraine Likely Just a Trickle

WASHINGTON - For thousands of people around the world, Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February served as a rallying cry, ...

Lithuanians Join Together to Buy Drone for Ukraine

VILNIUS, LITHUANIA - Hundreds of Lithuanians are clubbing together to buy an advanced military drone for Ukraine in its war ...

Envoy Talks About Ukraine, the War and its Postwar Future

In mid-May, VOA Eastern Europe bureau chief Myroslava Gongadze spoke with Alexandra Vasylenko, special envoy on coordination of humanitarian assistance ...

Japanese Red Army Founder Shigenobu Freed From Prison

TOKYO - Fusako Shigenobu, the 76-year-old female founder of the once-feared Japanese Red Army, walked free from prison Saturday after ...

Insecurity Puts Mali's Historic Djenne Mosque at Risk

BAMAKO, MALI - Experts say Mali's struggle against Islamist militants is putting its World Heritage sites at risk. For the ...

No diagnostic facility in Pakistan to detect Monkeypox

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): Amid the rising risk of a monkeypox outbreak in Pakistan, the Pakistan Health ministry on ...

Toast Wine Beer Fest powered by John Jacobs is larger than life this season

Mumbai (Maharashtra)/Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 28 (ANI/PRNewswire): Powered by John Jacobs, the Toast WineBeer Festival has been buzzing with a ...

The Lubrizol Corporation's FlowGuard Plus App wins the Best Influencer Marketing Platform Award at Customer FEST Leadership Award 2022

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 28 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc, inventors and the largest manufacturers of CPVC compound worldwide ...

iKargos bags fresh funding to fuel growth and expand its footprint internationally

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI/GPRC): With the herculean task of organizing the traditionally unorganized international cargo management and transportation ...

Marengo CIMS Hospital launches the only JCI accredited multi-super speciality emergency department in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], May 28 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Marengo CIMS Hospital, Ahmedabad revamps the emergency department with redefined protocols as per ...

Tata AIA Life launches Smart Value Income Plan

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 28 (ANI/PRNewswire):Tata AIA Life Smart Value Income Plan provides several first-time features along with best-in-class regular ...

Taliban dismisses UNSC's call to reverse restrictions on Afghan women

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 28 (ANI): The call of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to lift the Taliban's strict measures ...

'Cash payout for political optics': KP Minister takes jibe on Pakistan PM's relief package

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): After Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif announced a new relief package of Rs 28 billion ...

Remarks on Yasin Malik's sentencing unacceptable, OIC should not justify terrorism: India

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): India on Friday slammed OIC-IPHRC for its criticism of judgement in the terror funding ...

Ross Chastain wins at Charlotte as late wreck KOs Carson Hocevar

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- When fate dealt Carson Hocevar another heartache Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Niece Motorsport teammate Ross ...

Piyush Goyal in roundtable with UK investors pitches for 'Make in India for World'

London [UK], May 28 (ANI): Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal, who is on a visit to the ...

Marking 75 yrs of diplomatic ties, Nepalese PM Deuba to embark on US visit in mid-July

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 28 (ANI): On the occasion of 75 years of US-Nepal diplomatic ties, Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur ...

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New Japan lithium-air battery promises power for airplanes

TOKYO, Japan: A new high-density electric battery developed in Japan has the potential to power electric airplanes, according to industry ...

After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...

Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...

Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

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