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Martin urges continued caution and maintaining restrictions in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland reached a milestone in the battle against Covid-19, as it was announced that half a million vaccinations ...

Volvo said all car purchases to be only online

GOTHENBURG, Sweden: Volvo targets to only manufacture electric cars by 2030 by significantly increasing the size of its U.S. South ...

In policy shift, Germany to now vaccinate senior citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In a change of policy, Germany has announced it will begin vaccinating those over 65 years-old, while recommending ...

Confident of safety measures, Apple reopens all retail stores

CUPERTINO, California: Apple announced on Monday that all 270 of its store locations in the U.S. have officially opened for ...

Zoom revenues surge in 2020 to $882.5 million as people work from home

Zoom Video Communications' fourth-quarter results trumped forecasts of moderate growth following its meteoric rise in 2020, with revenues surging 369 ...

Macron says Paris not locked down for weekend

PARIS, France: The French government will not require residents of the Paris region to be locked down this weekend. However, ...

School collapses in central Greece earthquake, students safe

LARISSA, Greece: Central Greece was struck by a magnitude 6.0 earthquake on Wednesday, which was also felt in nearby Albania ...

ATP roundup: Andrey Rublev claims title in Rotterdam

Andrey Rublev of Russia recorded his fourth ATP Tour singles title in seven months on Sunday with a 7-6 (4), ...

Streets in Russia named after Americans

There are surprisingly few and there are also bridges among them. 1. Franklin Roosevelt Street - YaltaMonument to Franklin Delano ...

Rublev eases to eighth career title in Rotterdam

Russia's Andrey Rublev won his eighth career title on Sunday when he eased past Hungarian qualifier Marton Fucsovics in the ...

Opposition Claims Victory as Ivory Coast Counts Votes

ABDIJAN, IVORY COAST - Ivory Coast's main opposition party on Sunday claimed victory in a legislative election in the West ...

WTA roundup: Clara Tauson cruises to Lyon Open title

Denmark's Clara Tauson picked up her maiden WTA title with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Swiss qualifier Viktorija Golubic in ...

Steven Gerrard leads Rangers to long-awaited league title

Rangers have waited 10 years to get back to the top of Scottish football and Steven Gerrard his whole career ...

Swiss Vote on So-Called Burka Ban

GENEVA - Swiss citizens vote Sunday on whether to prohibit women from wearing full facial coverings in public, a controversial ...

7 GREAT Germans who helped shape Russia

For more than 150 years, the Russian Empire was governed by ethnic Germans - including the Romanovs, starting from Peter ...

Dalai Lama: Be Brave and Get Vaccinated

The Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader, urged the world to "be brave and get vaccinated," Saturday after he was inoculated ...

Abbas Battles Fatah Party Discord ahead of Palestinian Elections

RAMALLAH, WEST BANK - Facing elections for the first time in 15 years, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is battling a ...

Shake Off Your Ill Will, Britain Tells EU over Post-Brexit Trade

LONDON - The European Union should shake off its ill will and build a good relationship with Britain as sovereign ...

Cambodia Aims to Reduce Dependency on US Dollar

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - The National Bank of Cambodia, the country's central bank, is aiming to reduce the country's dependence ...

India finish with 10 medals at Boxam International

New Delhi [India], March 7 (ANI): Continuing his splendid run in the tournament, Manish Kaushik clinched the gold medal as ...

Pope Prays Amid Ruins of Iraqi Churches Destroyed by IS

Pope Francis arrived in northern Iraq on Sunday where he prayed in the ruins of churches destroyed by the Islamic ...

Indian Embassy temporarily suspends consular services

Warsaw [Poland], March 7 (ANI): The Indian Embassy in Poland on Sunday decided to temporarily suspend all its consular services ...

Russia reports over 10,500 new COVID-19 cases

Moscow [Russia], March 7 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia's coronavirus tally has increased by 10,595 cases over the past 24 hours, down from ...

China, Russia should be each other's strategic support: FM

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, March 7 (Xinhua) -- The more unstable the world is, the greater the need for ...

Test squad members Thirimanne, De Silva leave for WI

Colombo [Sri Lanka], March 7 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) informed that Test squad members Lahiru Thirimanne, Dhananjaya De Silva, ...

Leicester bounce back to go second, Xhaka shocker costs Arsenal

Leicester moved into second in the Premier League by coming from behind to beat Brighton 2-1 on Saturday, while Arsenal's ...

Cruz Puts Hold on Biden's CIA Pick Burns Over Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

WASHINGTON - Republican Senator Ted Cruz has placed a hold on President Joe Biden's pick to lead the Central Intelligence ...

US Climate envoy to visit London, Brussels, Paris

Washington [US], March 7 (ANI): US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry will head to Europe on Monday, ahead ...

Lee Westwood grabs third-round lead at Bay Hill

England's Lee Westwood closed strong Saturday, using an eagle and a birdie over his final three holes to take a ...

Protesters in Barcelona throw stones at Law Enforcement

Barcelona [Spain], March 7 (ANI/Sputnik): People protesting over the imprisonment of rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona threw stones at police ...

ATP roundup: Andrey Rublev powers into Rotterdam final

No. 4 seed Andrey Rublev of Russia toppled No. 2 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 6-3, 7-6 (2) on Saturday ...

French Interior Chief dispatches 200 police to Lyon

Lyon [France], March 7 (ANI/Sputnik): French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin on Saturday said he deployed a 200-strong police unit to ...

Saracens suffer shock defeat in second division debut

Saracens were stunned on their debut in the second tier of English rugby on Saturday with a 25-17 defeat to ...

Five people killed in Ukrainian bus crash in Poland

Five people have been killed and 40 others injured in a bus accident in Ukraine.The bus which was carrying 57 ...

WTA roundup: Petra Kvitova rolls to Qatar Total Open title

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic cruised past Spain's Garbine Muguruza 6-2, 6-1 to win the Qatar Total Open at ...

Greenhouse gas association with diet

Washington [US], March 6 (ANI): A study drove by the Nutrition Journal, involving seven countries discovered that greenhouse gas emissions ...

Kvitova demolishes Muguruza to win second Qatar Open title

Petra Kvitova thrashed Garbine Muguruza 6-2, 6-1 to win her second Qatar Open title on Saturday.The fourth-seeded Czech needed just ...

Xhaka blunder costs Arsena, Southampton halt slump

Arsenal's chances of a top-four finish in the Premier League look forlorn after Granit Xhaka's error gifted Burnley a 1-1 ...

India hold Great Britain to a 1-1 draw

Antwerp [Belgium], March 6 (ANI): A resilient performance from the Indian men's hockey team against Great Britain in their third ...

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Iceland records 18,000 earthquakes in past week

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND - The volatile islands of Iceland have experienced unusual seismic activity in the past week, with over 18,000 ...

Using cruise missiles and drones, Houthis strike Saudi Arabia

Yemen's Houthi rebels have carried out missile and drone strikes on a Saudi military base and an oil facility, expanding ...

In policy shift, Germany to now vaccinate senior citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In a change of policy, Germany has announced it will begin vaccinating those over 65 years-old, while recommending ...

U.S. politicians compromise in bid to pass $1.9 trillion relief bill

WASHINGTON D.C.: Compromising with moderates, President Joe Biden and Democrats agreed to tighten the requirements for those eligible to receive ...

375 Michigan students locked out of school due to Covid testing

ANN ARBOR, Michigan: Some 375 University of Michigan students have been banned from entering school buildings because they have not ...

Macron says Paris not locked down for weekend

PARIS, France: The French government will not require residents of the Paris region to be locked down this weekend. However, ...

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