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Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

Execution on Saturday possible last Federal execution in United States

WASHINGTON, DC - Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump's administration carried out its last federal execution when Dustin John Higgs, convicted ...

Undercover Chinese survey ship intercepted in Indonesian waters

A Chinese government survey ship was intercepted "running dark" without broadcasting its position via AIS (Automated Identification System) by Indonesian ...

Senior health officer, 36 HCWs gets vaccinated in Andaman

Port Blair (Andaman and Nicobar) [India], January 19 (ANI): In line with the nationwide launch of the largest vaccination campaign ...

India to begin supply of COVID-19 vaccines to 6 countries

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): India will begin supplies of COVID-19 vaccines being manufactured in the country to Bhutan, ...

Acer introduces new chromebooks

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics company, Acer is introducing five new workstations focused ...

'Eagerly awaiting international schedule operation'

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi, January 19, ANI: Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Videh Kumar Jaipuriar on ...

Dinesh Lad praises Shardul and Sundar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 19 (ANI): Dinesh Lad, the coach of Rohit Sharma and Shardul Thakur, has said that Shardul's ...

Turkmenistan: Power to the Afghan people

Turkmenistan has become the first country in Central Asia to certify Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine.The Russian Direct Investment Fund, ...

Curious Kids: How is history written and who writes it?

How is history written and who writes it? - Zoe, aged ten, Glasgow, ScotlandThinking about who writes history is very ...

Now's the time to rethink your relationship with nature

The pandemic has allowed many of us to develop a new appreciation of the great outdoors. But of course, this ...

Coronavirus variants: how did they evolve and what do they mean?

When supplies of oxygen at hospitals in Manaus, Brazil, recently ran out, the airforce was called in for emergency evacuations ...

We need hard science, not software, to power our post-pandemic recovery

Ten years ago, PayPal founder Peter Thiel condensed the growing sense of disappointment in new technologies down to just nine ...

'Nasal vaccine candidate against COVID-19 identified'

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Central government on Tuesday said that a nasal vaccine candidate against COVID-19 has ...

Simon Nelson appointed Group Digital Director

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Nord Anglia Education, the world's leading premium international school's organisation, today announced that Simon ...

'Vaccine hesitancy' present in all countries: Health Min

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Assuring everyone about the safety and efficacy of the COVID-19 vaccine, Union Health Secretary ...

Two UN peacekeepers killed in Central African Republic ambush

Two United Nations peacekeepers were killed after their convoy was ambushed by members of the UPC and anti-Balaka armed groups ...

UN agencies supporting mammoth India COVID-19 vaccine rollout

India has begun what is the world's biggest COVID vaccination campaign so far, deploying hundreds of thousands of health workers, ...

Young India showed that they are not afraid, says Gavaskar

Brisbane [Australia], January 19 (ANI): Team India made history as they breached Australia's fortress at The Gabba on Tuesday and ...

Iraq approves Sinopharm, AstraZeneca vaccines

Cairo [Egypt], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): The Iraqi authorities have approved the coronavirus vaccines by UK-Swedish company AstraZeneca and China's Sinopharm ...

India strongly condemns attack on UN peacekeepers

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): India on Tuesday strongly condemned the attack on peacekeepers of the United Nations Multidimensional ...

Under-fire China responds to COVID-19 criticism

Beijing [China], January 19 (ANI): After an independent panel slammed China for acting "too slowly" on the COVID-19 outbreak, an ...

Equities edge higher before Yellen, on eve of Biden inauguration

European stock markets edged up Tuesday following a strong showing in Asia ahead of a key speech from US Treasury ...

US Senate to take up Biden's top cabinet selections

On the eve of his inauguration, some of US President-elect Joe Biden's cabinet selections will appear before the US Senate.Antony ...

SABC and MultiChoice need to act against Somizi

VOICESSomizi, you are an influencer and you should be leading by example. As a person who many youngsters look up ...

Glencore seals Zambia copper sale but must wait for the cash

Glencore has agreed to sell its stake in Mopani Copper Mines to the Zambian government for $1.5 billion, but will ...

Kenyan Scientists Discover New Coronavirus Mutation

NAIROBI - Kenyan scientists have raised an alarm on a coronavirus variant they say differs from the one spreading in ...

US Can 'Outcompete' China, Secretary of State Nominee Blinken Says

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's foreign policy team vows to work with partners around the world to take on pressing challenges ...

Italian PM pleads for Senate support ahead of confidence vote

The ruling coalition has been on the brink of collapse since former premier Matteo Renzi withdrew his Italia Viva party ...

First India-EU IPR dialogue held to strengthen relation

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The first India-EU IPR dialogue between the European Union (EU) Commission and Department for ...

Navalny Sent To Notorious Moscow Jail, Kremlin Shrugs Off Criticism

Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny has been placed in a cell in Moscow's notorious Matrosskaya Tishina detention center after a ...

EU to allow Boeing to fly 737 MAX next week

PanARMENIAN.Net - The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) plans to clear the Boeing 737 MAX to fly again next ...

Rahul Gandhi raises red flag on China,

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Amid the ongoing military standoff between India and China, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on ...

SA tennis legend Christo van Rensburg named new Davis Cup captain

SA tennis legend Christo van Rensburg has been named as new Davis Cup captain.Van Rensburg is a former doubles Grand ...

China defends Covid-19 response after criticism by experts

China has had to defend its response to the coronavirus pandemic.The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response is putting ...

BSP launches Lapulapu commemorative banknote and medal

QUEZON CITY, Jan. 19 (PIA)--- The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), in cooperation with the National Quincentennial Committee (NQC), launched ...

Paine says he still wants to lead Australia

Brisbane [Australia], January 19 (ANI): After stumbling to a 2-1 series loss against India, Australia skipper Tim Paine on Tuesday ...

'Sarfarosh 2' will be dedicated to CRPF personnel

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): National Award-winning filmmaker John Matthew Matthan revealed during a virtual 'In-Conversation' session that the ...

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Undercover Chinese survey ship intercepted in Indonesian waters

A Chinese government survey ship was intercepted "running dark" without broadcasting its position via AIS (Automated Identification System) by Indonesian ...

IAF, French Air Force to hold bilateral exercise in Jodhpur

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) and the French Air and Space Force are set ...

Turkmenistan: Power to the Afghan people

Turkmenistan has become the first country in Central Asia to certify Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine.The Russian Direct Investment Fund, ...

For these students, using data in sports is about more than winning games

When professional sports teams use big data and analytics, their objective is to improve player performance and win more games.That ...

Equities edge higher before Yellen, on eve of Biden inauguration

European stock markets edged up Tuesday following a strong showing in Asia ahead of a key speech from US Treasury ...

US Can 'Outcompete' China, Secretary of State Nominee Blinken Says

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's foreign policy team vows to work with partners around the world to take on pressing challenges ...

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