Mon, 12 Apr 2021

Italian demonstrators gather at parliament, block roads over lockdown

ROME, Italy: Italian restaurant owners clashed with police earlier this week during a demonstration outside Parliament in Rome, as they ...

EU medical official says link between AstraZeneca and blood clots

BRUSSELS, Belgium: A senior European medical official has said that there is a "clear link" between the use of the ...

EU report sees majority vaccinated in June, eastern countries later

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The majority of European Union nations will have enough Covid vaccinations to inoculate over 55 percent of their ...

Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies at age of 99

Britain's Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, has died at the age of 99 after seven decades at the heart ...

Catching COVID-19 from surfaces called 'not significant', says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: There is no significant risk of catching coronavirus from surfaces, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ...

Yemenis on FBI terror watchlist caught trying to cross into Mexico

WASHINGTON D.C.: Two Yemeni men on a U.S. terror watchlist were arrested earlier this year when they attempted to illegally ...

Attacks on police, a bus hijacking and assaults in Belfast continue

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoisdeach Micheal Martin says he is deeply concerned about Thursday night's attacks on a journalist and bus ...

Philippines defense minister spars with Chinese over South China Seas

MANILA, Philippines: A top Filipino official has warned of additional moves by the Chinese in the South China Sea."The continued ...

New Russian law could keep Putin in office for another 15 years

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian President Vladimir Putin could remain in office till 2036, following the passage of legislation allowing him to ...

Small businesses opening in Lisbon as Covid infections fall

LISBON, Portugal: Portugal began easing its Covid lockdown this week, allowing smaller businesses to reopen."This lockdown was more painful, but ...

Angels' Dexter Fowler (torn ACL) to miss 6-9 months

An MRI on Los Angeles Angels outfielder Dexter Fowler revealed a torn ACL in his left knee, the team announced ...

Ghani opposes hasty peace in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], April 11 (ANI): Amid the rise in terrorist attacks by the Taliban, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday ...

US Defense Secy begins travel to Middle East

Washington DC [US], April 11 (ANI): The US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin arrived in Israel on Sunday, his first ...

Easing lockdown could lead to third COVID-19 wave in UK, scientists warn

© Provided by Xinhua From Monday, non-essential shops will reopen and pubs and restaurants will reopen outdoors at a time ...

OG welcome back ana to Dota 2 roster

OG once again added two-time International winning carry Anathan "ana" Pham to the active roster of their Dota 2 team, ...

'Effectiveness of Chinese vaccines not high'

Beijing [China], April 11 (ANI): Marking a rare admission from China over the effectiveness of its Covid-19 vaccine, the country's ...

Religious Leaders Recall Prince Philip's Spiritual Curiosity

LONDON - Churches in Britain held services Sunday to remember Prince Philip as people of many religions reflected on a ...

Jordan King, Prince in First Joint Appearance Since 'Plot' Crisis

AMMAN - Jordan's King Abdullah appeared in public Sunday alongside his half-brother Prince Hamzah, state TV showed, their first joint ...

Tibetans don't enjoy freedom in China, says Lobsang

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], April 11 (ANI): Amid the general election for the Dharamshala-based parliament-in-exile, Central Tibetan Administration, Lobsang Sangay ...

'Taiwan must continue pushing envelope on US interaction'

Taipei [Taiwan], April 11 (ANI): New US guidelines expanding contacts with Taiwan may be an encouraging step, but Taipei should ...

Kohli can improve his technique by looking at Babar: Aaqib

Lahore [Pakistan], April 11 (ANI): Former Pakistan pacer Aaqib Javed on Sunday said that India skipper Virat Kohli should look ...

India's Concerns over Myanmar Drive Policy, Analysts Say

NEW DELHI - Analysts say India's concern that isolating Myanmar's military, which staged the country's February 1 coup, will drive ...

South Sudan's President Appoints New Army Chief

JUBA - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has appointed General Santino Deng Wol as the new head of the army, ...

Dodgers host Nationals in duel of three-time Cy Young winners

Baseball royalty will be on display Sunday afternoon when the Los Angeles Dodgers host the Washington Nationals in the finale ...

Sono on possible Bafana job: I will cross the bridge when I get to it

Jomo Sono has hinted that he would consider taking the vacant Bafana Bafana hotseat if approached by the South Africa ...

Jewish scholars defend the right to academic freedom on Israel/Palestine

Governments and academic institutions across Canada are facing growing pressure to adopt a widely criticized definition of antisemitism by the ...

Xinhua: Eyes, ears and voice of China

Beijing [China], April 11 (ANI): In a world where one often hears about western spy agencies such as the CIA, ...

Jihadists attack aid facilities in Nigeria

Islamic State-linked jihadists attacked aid facilities in Damasak, Nigeria.The UN was gutted after militants set fire to offices.A military sources ...

Rangers look to avoid eighth straight loss to Padres

The Texas Rangers need a win Sunday to avoid being swept by the San Diego Padres. Again. With Saturday night's ...

PSL 6 to resume on June 1, final on June 20

Lahore [Pakistan], April 11 (ANI): The Board of Governors (BoG) of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) met through a virtual ...

Global food prices continue to surge, hitting 7-year highs, UN says

A new report by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations shows that global food commodity prices ...

Dinesh Karthik offers huge amount of support: Morgan

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], April 11 (ANI): Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Eoin Morgan has said that Dinesh Karthik is ...

Tuchel delighted to watch Havertz take his second chance

Thomas Tuchel was pleased to see Kai Havertz take his second chance in Chelsea's 4-1 win over Crystal Palace but ...

Western Province turns attention to Malcolm Marx

SPORTWestern Province has turned its full attention to attempting to recruit World Cup-winning Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx, having toyed with ...

Benin is Holding Presidential Election After a Week of Violence

Benin voters are casting their ballots Sunday in a presidential election after a week of deadly violence against President Patrice ...

China bears responsibility of genocide against Uyghurs

Washington [US], April 11 (ANI): Chinese actions in Xinjiang against the Uyghur minority have violated every single provision in the ...

India to have 5 more COVID vaccines by Oct

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], April 11 (ANI): As more and more states flag shortage of COVID-19 vaccine doses, the ...

Djokovic, Nadal begin road to Roland Garros in Monte Carlo

Rivals Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal begin their clay court seasons in Monte Carlo this week, seeded to meet in ...

Klopp: Trent Alexander-Arnold has nothing to prove to Southgate

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists Trent Alexander-Arnold has nothing to prove to England boss Gareth Southgate.This after the full-back capped ...

Zhang, Peng clinch Olympic slots with victories at Xuzhou Marathon

© Provided by Xinhua Zhang Deshun and Peng Jianhua win the 2021 Xuzhou Marathon and lead a six-member pack qualifying ...

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Philippines defense minister spars with Chinese over South China Seas

MANILA, Philippines: A top Filipino official has warned of additional moves by the Chinese in the South China Sea."The continued ...

Russia ready to supply LNG to fuel-hungry Pakistan

Russia has offered Pakistan liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavov has revealed, as the South Asian nation ...

India's Concerns over Myanmar Drive Policy, Analysts Say

NEW DELHI - Analysts say India's concern that isolating Myanmar's military, which staged the country's February 1 coup, will drive ...

Biggest opportunity and honour: Bruno Coutinho

New Delhi [India], April 11 (ANI): For the first time ever India is set to host AFC Champions League action ...

7 most cold-resistant animals in Russia

These fluffy dogs and plush horses are not afraid of severe winters. Meet the polar animals who feel fine even ...

Kyrgyzstan Votes On Constitutional Changes To Strengthen Presidency

Kyrgyzstan's voters head to the polls on April 11 to decide on whether to approve a new constitution that would ...

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