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Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

African white rhinos flown to Rwanda to evade poachers

AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK, Rwanda: Thirty white rhinos from South Africa were flown by conservationists to Akagera National Park in Rwanda, ...

Mexican gang crashes into prison, flees with nine inmates

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: A Mexican gang crashed vehicles into a Mexican jail this week, in a successful bid to free ...

Laos-China railway begins operating in December

VIENTIANE, Laos: A railway connecting Laos and China will begin operations, though significantly adding to Laos' debt burden.The railway line, ...

Robot company will pay $200,000 for human faces for use on robots

PERM KRAI, Russia: Tech company Promobot is planning the launch of a new line of human-looking robots, but first they ...

Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...

US man sentenced to prison for buying luxury auto with Covid funds

HOUSTON, Texas: On Monday, a Texas man, Lee Price III, was sentenced to over nine years in prison after fraudulently ...

One-third sized Taj Mahal built by Indian as home for wife

NEW DELHI, India: An Indian man, Anand Prakash Chouksey, 52, has built a smaller replica of the famed 17th century ...

U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...

NATO chief: Countries should prepare for Russian incursion in Ukraine

RIGA, Latvia: Jens Stoltenberg, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, has warned that the American-led military alliance should be ...

Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...

Soldiers burn houses and barns, kill livestock in south of Kalay

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to the local residents, soldiers have torched roughly 20 houses and two barns in communities in ...

Sixty years after astronaut Alan Shepard, daughter to travel to space

KENT, Washington: Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft will launch on 9th December, its third piloted flight, with a crew of ...

Bomb threat: Malaysian Airliner makes emergency landing in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Following a bomb threat on board, a Malaysia Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal ...

Notre Dame rebuild plans called 'woke theme park' by critics

PARIS, France: The rebuilding of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has come under fire from critics, after the new plans ...

Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...

Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...

New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...

After riots, labor strife France weighs semi-autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS, France: The French government is offering increased autonomy for the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, after COVID-19-related riots and long-running ...

Nobel Peace Prize winner sentenced to prison

Myanmar's deposed state counsellor, Aung San Suu Kyi, has been sentenced to four years in prison on the first charges ...

Ukraine warns Germany set to make a mockery of EU

The head of Ukraine's state-owned energy company Naftogaz has called on Germany's regulatory agency to reject certification of the controversial ...

Indian Arthroscopy Society launches Indian Ligament Registry

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], December 6 (ANI/PRNewswire): Indian Arthroscopy Society (IAS) is pleased to announce the launch of the Indian ...

S Africa's envoy to Australia calls Omicron-related travel bans discriminatory

Johannesburg [South Africa], December 6 (ANI/Sputnik): South African Ambassador to Australia Marthinus van Schalkwyk has slammed the travel bans on ...

How many cosmodromes does Russia have

The country has the first to ever be built, as well as the most northern and most international cosmodromes, among ...

A new report shows worrying growth of the diabetes pandemic

Diabetes is rising at an alarming rate. One in 10 adults worldwide - 537 million people - now live with ...

Vevek Paul awarded 'Asia's Most creative Entrepreneur' in Dubai

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI/ATK): Vevek Paul, founder of The Great Indian Film Festival (TGIFF) and CEO of the ...

China reaps bumper 2021 harvest with grain output up 2 pct

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- China secured yet another bumper harvest this year, with grain output ...

Bangabandhu would've wished for formal apology for 1971 atrocities: former Pakistani diplomat

Dhaka [Bangladesh] December 6 (ANI) : Pakistan's former Diplomat Husain Haqqani has said that Bangladesh's founding father Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujbur ...

Ukraine wants US, UK & Canada to bypass NATO

The US, the UK, and Canada should ?visibly? deploy troops in Ukraine near the Russian frontier as support for Kiev ...

Myanmar leader ousted by military junta sentenced to prison

Myanmar's deposed state counsellor, Aung San Suu Kyi, has been sentenced to four years in prison on the first charges ...

EaseMyTrip partners with Vervotech Mappings to enhance Hotel Mapping Solutions

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI/BusinessWire India):Through this collaboration,Additionally, EaseMyTrip will leverage the power of AI/ML technology to eliminate duplicate ...

Scindia chairs high-level meet, issues directions for crowd management at IGI airport

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Taking cognizance of the mismanagement of the crowd at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport ...

Kohli best Test captain India has ever had: Irfan Pathan

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI): Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan on Monday said that Virat Kohli is the best ...

Indian bowlers are very good and accurate: Tom Latham

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI): After the Indian bowlers wreaked on New Zealand batters bowling them out for 62 ...

Rustomjee Group and Singapore's Keppel Land join hands to build a world-class integrated township in Thane

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Rustomjee Group, one of Mumbai's leading real estate developers, is partnering Keppel Land ...

US, UK & Canada should station troops on Russian border Ukraine

The US, the UK, and Canada should ?visibly? deploy troops in Ukraine near the Russian frontier as support for Kiev ...

Russia prepares for a post-fossil fuel future in Arctic

When news first broke a few years ago that Russia's state nuclear energy company was working on a floating nuclear ...

22 ministerial dialogue will turn into efficient platform: Russian FM Lavrov

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday said that the newly established 22 ministerial ...

iLEAD introduces a fresh voice, Deepika Samanta a hidden talent discovered by Pradip Chopra and Suvendu Raj Ghosh

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI/NewsVoir): Suvendu Raj Ghosh's directorial venture 'Before You Die...' is slated for release on the ...

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Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

US saw only 210,000 hired in November, falls short of expectations

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a reversal of the predictions of expected job growth issued by economists, U.S. employers hired only 210,000 ...

Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25 in first price increase in 35 years

CHESAPEAKE, Virginia: Discount retail chain Dollar Tree said it will raise its prices from $1 to $1.25 for most of ...

Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...

BMW new XM hybrid concept vehicle to begin production in 2022

MUNICH, Germany: Automaker BMW has announced the launch of its new concept plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, the first M class ...

Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...

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