Wed, 28 Sep 2022

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

Surging costs to result in vegetable shortages, says EU farmers

PARIS, France: Throughout northern and western Europe, vegetable producers are considering not planting crops due to the financial effects of ...

EU considers new sanctions against Russia, including cap on gas prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In response to a new escalation in Russia's war against Ukraine, the European Union is considering an oil ...

Invincible Defense Technology to put warring parties on path to peace

Longstanding divisive issues between Azerbaijan and Armenia resulting from or related to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict remain unresolved, despite continuing efforts ...

Ireland says 2022 will see increase of Ukrainian refugees to 60,000

DUBLIN, Ireland: Government officials have said they expect 60,000 Ukrainian refugees will be living in Ireland by the end of ...

Moscow warns US against using Zelensky regime as mercenary

Washington risks becoming a direct party to the war with continued arms shipments, Moscow's envoy warnedRussia will act to defend ...

Zelenskyy to UN: Isolate Russia

United Nations - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told the U.N. Security Council Tuesday that Russia must be isolated internationally for ...

Biden Keeps US Target for Refugee Admissions at 125,000

san diego, california - President Joe Biden on Wednesday formally kept the nation's cap on refugee admissions at 125,000 for ...

Six sprint races to take place in 2023 season, announces Formula 1

London [UK], September 28 (ANI): Formula 1 has announced that six Sprint races a season will be taking place from ...

Pak Army, Taliban involved in narco trade: NATO investigation

Brussels [Belgium], September 28 (ANI): The unholy nexus of the Pakistan Army and the Taliban's involvement in the narco trade ...

PM Modi congratulates Italian leader Giorgia Meloni for winning general elections

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Giorgia Meloni, the leader of a right-wing ...

ADB pledges USD 14 billion for food security in Asia and Pacific by 2025

Manila [Philippines], September 28 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has announced it plans to provide at least USD 14 ...

World Food Programme calls for USD 1.1 bn aid for food-insecure Afghans

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 28 (ANI): Due to a massive surge in food insecurity amid the Ukraine war, the World Food ...

NSA Sullivan, Jaishankar discuss US-India strategic partnership, Ukraine war

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): White House National Security Advisor Jack Sullivan on Wednesday met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar ...

India's approach to Ukraine conflict will continue to be human-centric: UN envoy Kamboj

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): India has repeatedly called for a prompt cessation of hostilities in the Ukraine conflict ...

US pushes for India-Pakistan dialogue, urges both countries to sort out differences through diplomacy

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Tuesday that the US always encourages its ...

ATP roundup: Daniel Evans knocked out in Seoul

Yoshihito Nishioka of Japan toppled fifth seed Daniel Evans of Great Britain 6-2, 7-6 (3) in first-round action Tuesday at ...

Democrats Unveil Spending Bill to Fund Government, Aid Ukraine

WASHINGTON - Democratic lawmakers have unveiled a stopgap spending measure to finance the federal government through December 16, provide additional ...

Western Europe has enough gas for winter Bloomberg

The news comes on the same day that the key Nord Stream 1 pipeline was disruptedIncreased purchases of liquefied natural ...

Ukraine's Kherson votes to join Russia

According to early referendum results, Kherson Region has opted to break away from Ukraine and become part of RussiaUkraine's Kherson ...

Ukraine's Zaporozhye decides to unite with Russia

The Moscow-controlled region in southern Ukraine has voted in a referendum to join the neighboring country, early results showResidents of ...

Four regions vote to join Russia: What's next

The accession process of Donbass and two regions of southern Ukraine to Russia will include several stepsThe Donetsk and Lugansk ...

Gopi sir told us to win India Maharashtra International challenge, we had plans: Dhruv Kapila

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): Dhruv Kapila, a rising badminton doubles star, has spoken about his motivation and preparation ...

Gopi sir, Mathias had told us that we have to win tournament: Dhruv Kapila

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): Dreams come true when you are focused on what you want to achieve. Dhruv ...

WTA roundup: Anett Kontaveit survives first-round match in Estonia

No. 1 seed Anett Kontaveit survived a scare in front of the home crowd and went on to defeat Wang ...

Russia decides not to send any nomination for Oscars

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): Russia will not send any official Oscar nomination this year. As confirmed by Variety, Russia ...

This is a sustainment program for F-16s that Pakistan has long had: Blinken

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken highlighted several issues including the ongoing Ukraine conflict, the ...

"Price of oil is breaking our back", says Jaishankar; calls for 'softening' up of stressed energy markets

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday said that developing countries were deeply concerned about ...

Study shows how menthol cigarette bans encourage smokers to quit

Ohio [US], September 27 (ANI): According to a recent study, the 2020 European menthol cigarette ban increased the likelihood that ...

"Emphasize what PM Modi said, not an era of war": US Secretary of State Blinken

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday (local time) emphasized the remarks made by ...

Top Pakistani diplomat accused in Europe visa scam, human trafficking scandal: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 27 (ANI): Already a "mastermind of human trafficking" to Europe, a top Pakistani diplomat, Israr Husain, has ...

Shakira to face trial in Spain for tax fraud

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Colombian singer and songwriter Shakira has been ordered to stand trial by a Spanish judge ...

3 leaks found in Nord Stream gas pipeline in Baltic Sea

Copenhagen [Denmark], September 27 (ANI): Danish authorities said they had discovered a total of three leaks in the Nord Stream ...

"In our national interest...": Jaishankar explains India-Russia relationship

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Noting that India makes a choice about procuring defence equipment in its national interest, External ...

Ukraine threatens Russian reservists

President Vladimir Zelensky's chief of staff has told mobilized troops to surrender or be killedThe chief of staff of Ukrainian ...

For Hasidic Jews, A Pilgrimage To Wartime Ukraine

UMAN, Ukraine -- "Everything in this world revolves around Rosh Hashanah," said Haim Hazin, looking at the crowd flowing through ...

Putin names Russia's top priority in Donbass referendums

Moscow's main focus is keeping people safe, the president saysSaving people's lives is at the forefront of Russia's attention when ...

Berlin may extend nuclear power use minister

The ongoing energy crisis is forcing Germany to reverse a long-planned shutdown of its nuclear power plantsGermany may be forced ...

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Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

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