Sun, 16 Jan 2022

After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...

Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Omicron to infect half of Europe in weeks, says WHO

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Based on the 7 million new cases reported across Europe in the first week of 2022, the World ...

China hosts Middle East foreign ministers in rare gathering

BEIJING, China: This week, the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain are visiting China for meetings with ...

As Covid increases, Chile begins fourth vaccine dose for vulnerable

SANTIAGO, Chile: As the number of daily COVID-19 cases continues rising, Chile has began administering a fourth vaccination dose to ...

Australian politicians gang up on Djokovic, want him out of country

MELBOURNE, NSW, Australia - The reputation of Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city was in tatters on Friday night after the sensational ...

Two PDF fighters killed 04 injured in Oak Pho Kanbaung encounter

SAGAING, Myanmar - On Monday, resistance fighters raided a prison labor camp near Myanmar's border with India, murdering an estimated ...

After ice block breaks from shore, 34 fishermen rescued in Wisconsin

BROWN COUNTY, Wisconsin: At least 34 people were rescued after the ice they were fishing on broke off from the ...

President of Sicily decries vandalism of Scala dei Turchi cliffs

PALERMO, Sicily: An investigation has been launched after Sicily's famed Scala dei Turchi cliffs were vandalized overnight on January 7.The ...

Buckingham Palace sets schedule for Queen's 70-year celebration

LONDON, England: Buckingham Palace has announced plans for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrating her 70 years on the throne, which ...

China says construction of space station will be completed in 2022

BEIJING, China: China plans to complete construction of its orbiting space station by the end of 2022, with more rocket ...

After years without rabies deaths, US sees slight jump in 2021

ATLANTA, Georgia: Three Americans, including a child who contracted rabies after being exposed to bats, died over a six-week period ...

Israeli HC to concur with IDF on death of 4 children on beach in Gaza

Israel's High Court of Justice is expected to support a decision to end an investigation into the bombing of several ...

Poland accuses EU of "illegal demands" over disciplining judges

WARSAW, Poland: Ahead of an 11th January European Union (EU) deadline for Warsaw to inform Brussels of how and when ...

US, Japan in joint declaration to respond to China's military threats

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States and Japan have expressed their concern over China's growing military power, and pledged to work ...

Three helicopters grabbed by Spanish police in drug arrests

MADRID, Spain: Spanish police have announced that they have arrested smugglers who transported drugs from Morocco to Spain using three ...

Opponents of new vaccine pass take to streets of France

PARIS, France: More than 105,000 people took part in protests throughout France on January 8 to voice their opposition to ...

Displaced families sell children, organs to survive in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 16 (ANI): Displaced families are selling children and organs to survive in war-ravaged Afghanistan under Taliban regime. ...

Booster dose neutralizes COVID-19 Omicron variant: Study

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): An international team of researchers recently studied the sensitivity of Omicron to antibodies compared with ...

Researchers assert infants with low-risk deliveries should not need antibiotics

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): A team of international researchers has found that infants born through uncomplicated caesarean delivery, without ...

You have driven Indian cricket to greater heights: Pujara to Kohli

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): India batter Cheteshwar Pujara on Sunday congratulated Virat Kohli for an outstanding stint as ...

Australian Open: 'Lucky loser' Salvatore Caruso replaces defending champion Novak Djokovic in men's singles draw

Melbourne [Australia], January 16 (ANI): World number 150 Salvatore Caruso has replaced defending champion Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open ...

World No.1 rank a boost, always want to perform well: Shuttler Tasnim Mir

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): The 16-year-old Tasnim Mir who became the first Indian badminton player to be ranked ...

Serbian president reacts to Djokovic deportation decision

The head of state has accused Australia of a 'witch hunt' against 'the whole country'Aleksandar Vucic has responded to the ...

COVAX Delivers Billionth Vaccine

The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center said early Sunday 326.2 million people around the world have been infected with the ...

Shane Warne thanks Kohli for 'passionately' supporting Test cricket

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Spin legend Shane Warne on Sunday thanked former India skipper Virat Kohli for "passionately" ...

Turkish base in Iraq comes under rocket fire: Reports

Ankara [Turkey], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): A Turkish military base in Zlikan, northeast of the Iraqi city of Mosul, has come ...

Football Maharashtra Centre of Excellence inaugurated

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): All India Football Federation (AIFF) President and Chairman, LOC, AFC Women's Asian Cup India ...

Kohli wants to make himself 'unsackable' as captain, says Manjrekar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): Former India cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar feels Virat Kohli wanted to make himself "unsackable" as ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: Indian football team dreaming of having successful campaign

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): Four days are left for the AFC Women's Asian Cup to get underway, and ...

Defending champion Novak Djokovic to miss Australian Open 2022, says he is 'extremely disappointed' by court's ruling

Melbourne [Australia], January 16 (ANI): Novak Djokovic on Sunday said he is "extremely disappointed" by the Australian court's ruling to ...

'Disappointed' Novak Djokovic loses appeal, out of Aussie Open

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia will not be able to defend his title at the Australian Open after ...

MLB's First Female Minor-league Manager Living 'American Dream'

Rachel Balkovec is aware of the negativity in her social media feeds and tries to leave it there. Her sisters ...

Djokovic reacts to Australian deportation decision

The tennis world number one has issued a statement after losing his appeal against the cancelation of his visaNovak Djokovic ...

Novak Djokovic loses appeal against deportation in Australia

Melbourne [Australia], January 16 (ANI): Novak Djokovic on Sunday lost his appeal against deportation, the Chief Justice James Allsop of ...

Five-team Commonwealth Games Qualifier set to commence on Tuesday

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], January 16 (ANI): The ICC Commonwealth Games Qualifier 2022 commences at the Kinrara Oval in Kuala Lumpur ...

What are Arctic mirages

An illusory sun, forests, mountains and even entire phantom islands can be observed above the Arctic Circle.Imagine you are looking ...

Beijing's economic, political clout reason behind Turkey's silence over Uyghur issue: report

Ankara [Turkey], January 16 (ANI): As international condemnation increases over the China's crackdown of the Uyghur minority, a growing number ...

Novak Djokovic loses final appeal, out of Aussie Open

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia will likely not be able to defend his title at the Australian Open ...

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Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...

Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Omicron to infect half of Europe in weeks, says WHO

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Based on the 7 million new cases reported across Europe in the first week of 2022, the World ...

China hosts Middle East foreign ministers in rare gathering

BEIJING, China: This week, the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain are visiting China for meetings with ...

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