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Russia warns of new Iron Curtain

It's the West that's putting it up this time, the foreign ministers of Russia and Belarus agreedA new "Iron Curtain" ...


Brussels: Global NGO GHRD hosts discussion on persecution of religious minorities

Brussels [Belgium], July 1 (ANI): Global Human Rights Defence (GHRD) hosted a panel discussion on the persecution of religious minorities ...


Hamilton claims older voices shouldnt be given platform

The motorsport star was reacting to comments made recently by the likes of Nelson Piquet and Bernie EcclestoneSeven-time Formula One ...


West violated key NATO-Russia treaty Lavrov

The Founding Act of 1997 legally remains in force, but has effectively been violated by the US-led bloc, Lavrov claimedNeither ...


Russia should not fear defensive NATO US

The US is sending more troops to Europe because of Russian ?aggression,? the White House insistsRussia should not regard additional ...


China's CCP accused of forced Organ Harvesting trade

Brussels [Belgium], June 30 (ANI): Experts, politicians and victims have jointly raised concerns over the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)'s alleged ...


Paris terror attack trial: All defendants found guilty, including Salah Abdeslam

Paris [France], June 30 (ANI): A French court on Wednesday (local time) found all the defendants in the 2015 Paris ...


Serie A: Romelu Lukaku returns to Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea

Milan [Italy], June 30 (ANI): Romelu Lukaku is back at Inter Milan after Seria A club signed Belgium International from ...


Blockade of Russia's Kaliningrad could be lifted soon Reuters

Transit of sanctioned goods to the Russian exclave could resume within days, unnamed European officials tell ReutersLithuania could lift its ...


Two players, three support staff members of Indian men's hockey team test positive for Covid-19

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 30 (ANI): Hockey India on Thursday reported that two players and three members of the support ...


Cameron Norrie through, Andy Murray out at Wimbledon

Great Britain won one and lost one in men's singles action during the second round on Wednesday at Wimbledon. Ninth-seeded ...


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Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

France expects to reopen coal-fired power plant in Lorraine

PARIS, France: In a written statement made this week confirming a report from broadcaster RTL, France's energy ministry said the ...

Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Indonesian president seeks immediate ceasefire in Ukraine

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said that he will urge his Russian and Ukrainian counterparts to open peace ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

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Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

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Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...


Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...


14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...


Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...


Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...


French urged to conserve energy use to prepare for winter

PARIS, France: Amidst shortages and soaring prices caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine and subsequent supply cuts, the heads of ...


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