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Proescutors charge man from Utah following storming of U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC - A Utah man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Capitol last week wearing a bullet-proof ...

Dozens dead in quake which struck Indonesia's West Sulawesi province

Provided by Xinhua | &A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has killed 35 people in Indonesia, injuring 637 and displacing around 15,000 people.JAKARTA, ...

Four dead, many injured after UN peacekeepers ambushed in Mali

Five United Nations peacekeepers lost their lives on Wednesday, 4 in Mali and one in the Central African Republic. 4 ...

Wuhan welcomes WHO experts investigating source of coronavirus

BEIJING, China - A team of 10 World Health Organisation (WHO) experts arrived in Wuhan on Thursday to investigate the ...

Impeachment proceedings in House of Representatives successful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the second U.S. president in history to be impeached.Democrats were ...

Airbnb to root out clients affiliated with hate groups

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Airbnb announced on Wednesday that it will cancel reservations in the Washington, ...

Taliban welcome US troop withdrawal in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The Taliban see the US troop drawdown in Afghanistan as a "good advancement" in implementing ...

Study to improve environmental observations in Indian ocean

Florida [US], January 16 (ANI): A group of researchers from the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of MarineAtmospheric Science has ...

Biswajit Chatterjee awarded Indian Personality of the Year

Goa [India], January 16 (ANI): The 51st version of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), has honoured veteran actor, ...

Microorganisms linked to human health and diet

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): A study published in Nature Medicine shows that diets rich in plant-based foods empower the ...

Study on COVID-19 prevention and face masks

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): A new research has revealed that COVID-19 transmission can be substantially reduced by reducing infected ...

Moeen joins England bubble after release from quarantine

Galle [Sri Lanka], January 16 (ANI): Moeen Ali, the England all-rounder, has been released from quarantine and has joined his ...

Study: Cancer cells thrive due to Novel RNA factors

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): During recent research it was found that Nucleic circ2082 disrupts the microRNA assembly line in ...

Skoda Auto Says It Won't Sponsor Ice Hockey World Cup In Belarus

Czech carmaker Skoda Auto says it will not sponsor this year's ice hockey world championship if the event is held ...

Museveni clings on as one of Africa's longest serving leaders

Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected for a sixth term.Museveni took power in Uganda in 1986.While his political opponents say he ...

Iranian Guard Holds Anti-warship Ballistic Missile Drill

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Saturday launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated target in ...

UN Rushing to Relocate Ethiopian Refugees Away From Sudanese Border

GENEVA - The United Nations and other agencies are rushing to relocate thousands of refugees camped out along the disputed ...

Biden Fills Out State Department Team With Obama Veterans

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden is filling out his State Department team with a group of former career diplomats and ...

Pfizer, BioNTech to scale-up vaccine production

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Pfizer and BioNTech pharmaceutical companies have developed a plan to scale-up the production of the ...

Urban Legend or Myth? Jaguars about to find out

What's not to like about Urban Meyer? The appointed savior of the Jacksonville Jaguars football team won more than 85 ...

Maryland, McNair family reach $3.5M settlement

The University of Maryland reached a $3.5 million settlement with the family of Jordan McNair, who died in June 2018 ...

Change in thinking observed for startup: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that a change has come in thinking ...

Efforts of scientists, PM Modi led to vaccines: Naqvi

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): After the launch of the nationwide vaccination drive on Saturday, Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas ...

PM Modi launches Rs 1,000 crore Startup India Seed Fund

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Asserting that India is one of the biggest startup ecosystems in the world, Prime ...

Amit Shah lays foundation stone of Bhadravathi RAF Centre

Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], January 16 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday laid the foundation stone of the Bhadravathi ...

Skoda Auto Says It Will Not Sponsor Ice Hockey World Cup In Belarus

Volkswagen's Skoda Auto will not sponsor this year's ice hockey world championship if the event is held in Belarus, due ...

India is 'atmanirbhar' in protecting its people: VK Paul

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): After taking COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS Delhi on Saturday NITI Aayog member VK Paul ...

More people to turn up get inoculated after today:Rajnath

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 16 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that after seeing the results ...

Shakib returns as Bangladesh name ODI squad for WI series

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 16 (ANI): Former skipper Shakib Al Hasan returned to the national team as Bangladesh named an 18-player ...

France, Britain, Germany Call On Iran To Halt Uranium Metal Work

European powers have warned Iran against starting work on uranium metal-based fuel for a research reactor, saying it contravened the ...

Perera, Thirimanne steady Sri Lanka after Root's double ton

Galle [Sri Lanka], January 16 (ANI): Kusal Perera and Lahiru Thirimanne hit half-centuries to stage a fightback for Sri Lanka ...

Interference Forces BBC to Stop Airing Show on Pakistani TV

ISLAMABAD - Britain's BBC's Urdu Service Friday ended its contract for its half-hour, five-day-a-week television news show on a Pakistan's ...

COVID-19 vaccination drive begins in Gujarat

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], January 16 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Saturday appealed to people of the country to ...

Pfizer, BioNTech to limit delays of vaccine shipments to one week

Pfizer and BioNTech said Saturday they will limit the delays of their vaccine deliveries to just one week, after fears ...

USAID holds TB screening for healthcare workers in Zambales

IBA, Zambales, Jan.16 (PIA) -- United States Agency for International Development's TB Platforms Project conducted a nine-day Tuberculosis (TB) screening ...

Another UN peacekeeper killed in targeted attack in CAR

New York [US], January 16 (ANI): A United Nations peacekeeper was killed and another suffered injuries in an attack in ...

Bangladesh call up uncapped trio for West Indies ODIs

Bangladesh on Saturday called up uncapped all-rounder Mahedi Hasan and pace bowlers Hasan Mahmud and Shoriful Islam in their 18-man ...

Displaced children: The world has still not learnt any lessons

In 2020, a devastating pandemic hit the world.As highlighted by the media and on social media, the overwhelming impact of ...

Iran Holds Anti-Warship Missile Drill Amid Tensions With U.S.

Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has conducted the second and last phase of a drill launching anti-warship ballistic missiles ...

DeChambeau finds answers for Masters mind and stomach woes

Reigning US Open champion Bryson DeChambeau says he has solved the brain and stomach issues that hindered him last November ...

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Former firefighter accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC The man who struck down three U.S. Capitol Police officers with a fire extinguisher during last week's storming ...

Near-$2 trillion stimulus package announced by Biden

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) announced a USD 1.9 trillion plan to revive the ...

Proescutors charge man from Utah following storming of U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC - A Utah man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Capitol last week wearing a bullet-proof ...

Trump's company to lose all New York City business contracts

New York City, U.S. President Donald Trump's hometown, says it will cancel all contracts with his business organization because of ...

Impeachment proceedings in House of Representatives successful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the second U.S. president in history to be impeached.Democrats were ...

Airbnb to root out clients affiliated with hate groups

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Airbnb announced on Wednesday that it will cancel reservations in the Washington, ...

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