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Korean War soldier buried in New York 70 years after death

HADLEY, New York: On Monday, Corporal Walter Smead was buried at the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery near ...

White House developing regulations on extreme heat

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration is drafting a plan to protect workers and communities from extreme heat, after a dangerously ...

As Paraguay River falls to record low level, economy worries officials

ASUNCION, Paraguay: The Paraguay River experienced the steepest decline in its water levels in more than 117 years on September ...

Alitalia workers protest end of jobs by blocking highway exit

ROME, Italy: Hundreds of Alitalia workers stopped highway traffic as they blocked an airport exit on Friday to protest that ...

Right wing Czech party lobbies for referendum on leaving EU

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: The right-of-center Czech party, the SPD, which could be part of a new Czech government next month, ...

Chinese president says China will not export coal-fired power projects

BEIJING, China: Last week, President Xi Jinping said China will stop building coal-fired power plants abroad, while pledging to help ...

Experts say, after hurricanes, flood insurance rates to rise in US

NEW YORK CITY, New York: According to a study released by financial services provider LendingTree on Tuesday, updates to the ...

Americans monitoring outbreak of swine flu in Haiti

WASHINGTON D.C.: The World Organization for Animal Health said the first outbreak of the African swine fever, a fatal pig ...

US Covid deaths now match number of fatalities in 1918 flu pandemic

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 has now killed as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic, numbering some 675,000.However, the 1918 ...

Senators want U.S. to prosecute unruly air passengers

WASHINGTON D.C.: On Monday, Attorney-General Merrick Garland was urged by two senior U.S. Senate Democrats to investigate and prosecute unruly ...

Australian submarines: An arms deal or military pact?

On September 15, 2021, the heads of government of Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States announced the formation ...

Guatemala Attorney General added to U.S. corruption list

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a move that highlighted the Biden administration's frustration, the U.S. this week added Guatemala Attorney-General Consuelo Porras ...

Canary Islands eruption destroys 100 homes, 5500 forced to flee

LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands: Lava flowing from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years on Spain's Canary Islands destroyed some ...

Official: Tigers, lions at National Zoo expected to recover from Covid

WASHINGTON D.C.: Tigers and lions at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, which were infected last week with COVID-19, are ...

At auction, first printing of U.S. Constitution could see $20 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Auction house Sotheby's announced that it will auction a rare first-edition printed copy of the ...

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Immigrants in U.S. capital protest in bid to become American citizens

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Thousands of U.S. immigrants and their allies rallied Tuesday in Washington, D.C., to demand that Congress include ...

California trees, homes wrapped in aluminum to protect from wildfires

MEYERS, California: Contractor Martin Diky said that he panicked when a wildfire began advancing toward his mountain house in Meyers, ...

PTI alleges former Pak government for buying flats in Uk th

Islamabad [Pakistan] September 27 (ANI): Pakistan Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Sunday alleged that the ...

IPL 2021: Roy, Williamson shine as SRH beat RR

Dubai [UAE], September 27 (ANI): Debutant Jason Roy and captain Kane Williamson thrilled with the bat as SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) ...

Taliban executes child in Takhar province of Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan] September 27 (ANI): The Taliban brutally executed a child in Takhar province of Afghanistan after his father is ...

US Deputy Secretary of StateWendy Sherman to travel India

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will visit India next month to hold a ...

Nitin Gadkari to inspect tunnel projects in J-K

Sonamarg (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) Nitin Gadkari will review ...

Visakhapatnam airport faces severe waterlogging

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], September 27 (ANI): Visakhapatnam International Airport on Monday witnessed severe waterlogging following heavy rainfall due to ...

Artists paint visions of future fauna and flora near EU HQ

BRUSSELS, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Six street artists, each from one of the six founding countries of the European Union ...

Phillies aim to catch Braves in critical three-game series

The Philadelphia Phillies will have their best shot to catch the Atlanta Braves in the National League East when the ...

Tibetans protest against China's Human Rights violations

Geneva [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): The Tibetan Community of Switzerland and Liechtenstein (TCSL) has organised a peace march in protest ...

Sanju Samson completes 3,000 IPL runs

Dubai [UAE], September 27 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson on Monday added another feather to his illustrious cap as ...

Israel ready for direct talks with Palestine without precon

Tel Aviv [Israel], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Israel is prepared to have direct talks with Palestine without any preconditions, Israel's ambassador ...

MSME Minister Narayan Rane calls for development

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Narayan Rane has called for ...

Reducing tropical cyclone impacts

Berlin [Germany], September 27 (ANI): Increasing global warming from currently one to two degrees Celsius by mid-century might lead to ...

Celtics coach Ime Udoka has breakthrough case of COVID

New Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka has a breakthrough case of COVID-19 and did not participate in person at the ...

CTBT does not address a number of concerns raised by India

New York [India] September 27 (ANI): While speaking at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) meeting on Monday, Foreign Secretary ...

BCCI delays start of domestic season till September 30

By Vishesh RoyNew Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday informed ...

T20 WC: BCCI asks state bodies to inform board about ticket

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary Jay Shah ...

India committed to nuclear free world: Shringla

New York [US] September 27 (ANI): India is committed to the goal of a nuclear weapons free world and complete ...

IPL 2021: Sanju Samson powers Royals to 164/5 against SRH

Dubai [UAE], September 27 (ANI): Sanju Samson starred with the bat as Rajasthan Royals (RR) posted a score of 164/5 ...

China seeks "winged steeds" for national rejuvenation

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- As the ancient Chinese saying goes, there are many swift horses, ...

'No Time to Die' to stream on Facebook

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): The London world premiere of Daniel Craig's 'No Time to Die' will stream live on ...

Sports Focus: National Games witnesses development of China's sports map

© Provided by Xinhua 62-year history of the National Games has witnessed the Chinese sports development.By sportswriters Hu Jiali, Fu ...

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Korean War soldier buried in New York 70 years after death

HADLEY, New York: On Monday, Corporal Walter Smead was buried at the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery near ...

Chinese president says China will not export coal-fired power projects

BEIJING, China: Last week, President Xi Jinping said China will stop building coal-fired power plants abroad, while pledging to help ...

Australian submarines: An arms deal or military pact?

On September 15, 2021, the heads of government of Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States announced the formation ...

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Nitin Gadkari to inspect tunnel projects in J-K

Sonamarg (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) Nitin Gadkari will review ...

Sports Focus: National Games witnesses development of China's sports map

© Provided by Xinhua 62-year history of the National Games has witnessed the Chinese sports development.By sportswriters Hu Jiali, Fu ...

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