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EU nations warned of falling behind in building 5G mobile networks

BRUSSELS, Belgium: A European Union watchdog, the European Court of Auditors (ECA), has warned that the EU faces considerable economic ...

Dozens feared dead after boat capsizes off Florida

FORT PIERCE, Florida: The U.S. Coast Guard is searching the waters off eastern Florida, with hopes of saving 39 missing ...

Thailand decriminalizes marijuana, unclear about recreational use

BANGKOK, Thailand: In a landmark move, Thailand, on January 25, emerged as the first Asian nation to decriminalize the use ...

China again sends warplanes to Taiwan; US aircraft carriers enter area

TAIPEI, Taiwan: In its largest sortie in 2022, China sent 39 warplanes towards Taiwan on January 24, amidst tensions over ...

France appears to ensure Djokovic plays in French Open under new rules

PARIS, France: Under the latest COVID-19 rules adopted by the French government, leading tennis player Novak Djokovic could be allowed ...

Lack of in-class learning blamed for drop in US high school graduates

WASHINGTON D.C.: The percentage of students graduating from U.S. high schools in 2021 plummeted in twenty states due to Covid ...

Researchers: Shark attacks increase after 3 years of decline

GAINESVILLE, Florida: Shark attacks soared worldwide in 2021.Research conducted by the Florida Museum of Natural History and the American Elasmobranch ...

African stowaway in wheel section found at Amsterdam airport

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: Dutch military police have confirmed that a stowaway, a 22-year-old Kenyan man, was found alive in an aircraft's ...

Viking boats to be protected by UNESCO

PARIS, France: During the course of several thousand years, wooden sailing boats enabled North Europeans to expand their businesses, influence ...

New US visas to attract foreign science, tech students

WASHINGTON D.C.: To ensure that the U.S. economy remains competitive, the Biden administration will allow international students specializing in science, ...

World famous Rio Carnival rescheduled for April

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil and the spread of the Omicron ...

Following blunt comments about Ukraine, German navy chief resigns

BERLIN, Germany: Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach, head of the German Navy, resigned due to comments he made on Ukraine and ...

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for insulting Erdogan

ISTANBUL, Turkey: A Turkish journalist has been arrested for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Journalist Sedef Kabas ...

French adventurer dies attempting solo Atlantic crossing

LE PECQ, France: A 75-year-old Frenchman has reportedly died during a solo attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

Documentary On Navalny Wins Top Awards At U.S. Film Festival

A documentary about jailed Russian opposition politician Aleksei Navalny has won two top awards at a U.S. film festival recognizing ...

Biden says US will send troops to Eastern Europe in near term media

Washington will move a small contingent of troops to the region near Russia as tensions run high over UkraineUS President ...

US general says Ukraine invasion would be horrific

Top Pentagon general says 'significant casualties? would be unavoidable if Russia invades UkraineCiting reports of the weaponry Russia has allegedly ...

Snowden weighs in on Joe Rogan criticism

Ex-National Security Agency analyst-turned whistleblower mocks those who believe Rogan's podcast is a health hazardFugitive whistleblower and privacy advocate Edward ...

Russia moves blood supplies near Ukrainian border Reuters

Report based on anonymous sources alleged Moscow had moved medical materials needed to ?treat casualties? near the borderCiting "three US ...

Europeans Set Two-Week Deadline for Reviewing Mali Situation

PARIS / COPENHAGEN - European allies agreed on Friday to draw up plans within two weeks for how to continue ...

Pittsburgh Bridge Collapses on Day of Biden's Infrastructure Visit

Immediately upon landing in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on Friday, President Joe Biden visited the Forbes Avenue bridge over Fern Hollow Creek. ...

Canada Truckers Head for Ottawa to Protest Vaccine Mandate

MONTREAL - Hundreds of Canadian truckers converged on Ottawa Friday for a major demonstration against vaccine mandates to cross the ...

Somesh Mathur's latest album A PROMISE BROKEN is simply mind- blowing!

New Delhi [India], January 29 (ANI/ATK): Sometimes music is the only medicine and healing your heart and soul need, and ...

World's best in AVGC education join hands with Pearl Academy to launch EDGE

New Delhi [India], January 29 (ANI/PRNewswire): EDGE by Pearl Academy has partnered with one of the world's leading animation schools, ...

8th International Young Chef Olympiad themed on United Nations UN Sustainable Development Goals all set for Virtual Culinary Battle

New Delhi [India], January 29 (ANI/PRNewswire): After the huge success of YCO 2021 on the virtual platform, YCO 2022 will ...

Taliban does not feel beholden to ISI for Kabul takeover, says think tank

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 29 (ANI): The recent incidents at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border have brought to light the unresolved issue of ...

Sino-Russia trade, economic cooperation sustains upward momentum

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- China and Russia have maintained stellar trade and economic cooperation, with ...

'Legend of a bloke to boot': Cummins hails Starc on winning Allan Border Medal

Canberra [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Australia pacer Pat Cummins praised Mitchell Starc on winning the Allan Border Medal at the ...

Pakistan police to seek ban on China's PUBG, other videogames after youth shoots mother, siblings dead

Lahore [Pakistan], January 29 (ANI): Pakistan police have decided to send recommendations to the provincial and federal governments for banning ...

US suppressing Chinese telecom operator, says China after Unicom ban

Beijing [China], January 29 (ANI): Beijing has accused the US of generalizing the concept of national security, and malicious suppression ...

Asia Album: Pakistan burns smuggled items in Lahore

© Provided by Xinhua LAHORE, Pakistan, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan burnt smuggled and contraband items seized in the country ...

ICC U19 WC: Aaradhya Yadav replaces Vasu Vats in India squad

St John's [Antigua], January 29 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of ...

EU deplores Russian decision to impose travel restrictions on some EU officials

Brussels [Belgium], January 29 (ANI/Sputnik): The European Union has deplored the Russian decision to extend the list of EU officials ...

Huge surprise, will take time to sink in: Starc after winning Allan Border Medal

Canberra [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Australia pacer Mitchell Starc on Saturday said that he is honoured to receive the Allan ...

Tamim Iqbal extends T20I sabbatical to focus on ODIs and Tests

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 29 (ANI): Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal has made himself unavailable for T20Is for at least another six ...

China's covert propaganda operation is getting bigger by the day: Report

Washington [US], January 29 (ANI): China's party-state propaganda apparatus is ramping up its global disinformation efforts ahead of the Beijing ...

Starc, Gardner claim top honours at Australian Cricket Awards

Melbourne [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Allrounder Ashleigh Gardner and prolific fast bowler Mitchell Starc are maiden Belinda Clark and Allan ...

Roland-Jones signs contract extension with Middlesex

London [UK], January 29 (ANI): Middlesex Cricket has confirmed that Toby Roland-Jones has signed an extension to his contract with ...

Ahead of Winter Olympics, global groups call for action on rights concerns in China

New York [US], January 29 (ANI): A week ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics, hundreds of non-governmental organizations and right ...

ICC U19 WC: Australia outclass Pakistan to reach Super League semi-final

St John's [Antigua], January 29 (ANI): Australia has become the third side into the ICC Under 19 Men's Cricket World ...

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France appears to ensure Djokovic plays in French Open under new rules

PARIS, France: Under the latest COVID-19 rules adopted by the French government, leading tennis player Novak Djokovic could be allowed ...

After 13-hour flight, passengers in Sydney wait 50 minutes to exit

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Passengers on board an Etihad flight from Abu Dhabi were detained on board their plane for ...

Women's Ashes Test: Knight's unbeaten 168 and Brunt's spell help England stage fightback (Stumps, Day 3)

Canberra [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Heather Knight's unbeaten 168-run knock was backed up by a short-fiery spell by Katherine Brunt ...

'Legend of a bloke to boot': Cummins hails Starc on winning Allan Border Medal

Canberra [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Australia pacer Pat Cummins praised Mitchell Starc on winning the Allan Border Medal at the ...

Huge surprise, will take time to sink in: Starc after winning Allan Border Medal

Canberra [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Australia pacer Mitchell Starc on Saturday said that he is honoured to receive the Allan ...

Roland-Jones signs contract extension with Middlesex

London [UK], January 29 (ANI): Middlesex Cricket has confirmed that Toby Roland-Jones has signed an extension to his contract with ...

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