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EU voices concerns over Ireland's quarantine of EU visitors

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The EU has urged Ireland to ease the mandatory quarantine on many EU travelers entering the country. In ...

Italy will be late with plan for massive aid, says EU

BRUSSELS, Belgium: EU officials believe Italy will miss the April 30 deadline for submitting its Recovery Plan to the European ...

European equities climb at open

European stock markets advanced at the start of trading on Thursday, as investors drew strength from rebounding shares in Asia ...

Asia markets rebound after Wall Street rally

Asia markets clawed back the week's losses on Thursday after Wall Street broke a two-day dip overnight that had been ...

Insurance potential to drive VC investments in India: KPMG

New Delhi [India], Apr 22 (ANI): Venture capital (VC) in India was robust in Q1 2021 with a wide range ...

Russian Arrested In Crimea Accused Of Spying For Ukraine

SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine -- A Russian national suspected of spying for Ukraine has been arrested in the Russian-occupied region of Crimea.The ...

Russia registers 8,996 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

Moscow [Russia], April 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 8,996 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, up from 8,271 the ...

Pakistan: Punjab police 'upset' with Imran govt-TLP accord

ahore [Pakistan], April 22 (ANI): The Punjab police senior command seemed upset on Thursday at what it calls 'premature and ...

Turkey-Iran-Pakistan axis to address regional security

Tehran [Iran], April 22 (ANI): The proposal that Iran, Pakistan and Turkey should band together to address regional security challenges ...

Super League crumbles as contrite clubs battle to hold off sanctions

The European Super League crumbled on Wednesday with 10 of the 12 founding clubs turning their backs on the three-day ...

Indonesia races to find missing submarine with 53 aboard

Six warships and a helicopter have been sent to look for the submarine. An oil spill where the submarine was ...

PDRF highlights MSME resilience during climate change forum

CALOOCAN CITY, April 22 (PIA) -- The Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) presented its various projects supporting micro, small, and ...

Udita talks about playing alongside Deep Grace Ekka

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], April 22 (ANI): Playing against the world's top teams like Argentina and Germany earlier this year has ...

Bilbao dropped as Euro 2020 host by UEFA - Basque authorities

UEFA has dropped Bilbao as a host city for Euro 2020 this summer, according to a statement published by the ...

Chad: Mahamat Itno, dead President son named leader

N'Djamena [Chad], April 22 (ANI): In the wake of Idriss Deby's death on the battlefield, the military on Wednesday consolidated ...

Gritty Man City move closer to Premier League title

Manchester City closed in on the Premier League title as the leaders fought back to win 2-1 at Aston Villa ...

Lions find a friend in Frenchman Laporte

The British and Irish Lions have found an unlikely ally in Bernard Laporte, with the Frenchman saying it is vital ...

Egypt Fires Top Railway Official after Deadly Train Crashes

CAIRO - Egypt's transportation minister on Tuesday said he sacked the country's top railway official, following three train accidents in ...

US Sees Major Differences with Iran in Nuclear Talks

PARIS - Serious differences persist between the United States and Iran over how they might resume compliance with the 2015 ...

Bashar al-Assad runs for Presidential re-election in Syria

Damascus [Syria], April 22 (ANI): The incumbent Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday decided to run for the fourth term ...

IAF Chief Bhadauria visits Rafale CTC in France

Paris [France], April 22 (ANI): Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, Chief of the Air Staff on Thursday who is on ...

Denmark loan unwanted 55,000 AstraZeneca vaccine to Germany

Copenhagen [Denmark], Apr 22 (ANI): The Danish Foreign Ministry confirmed on Wednesday that Denmark will loan unwanted 55,000 doses of ...

'Unreasonable': China after Australia scraps BRI deal

Canberra [Australia], April 22 (ANI): China has dubbed Australia's decision to scrap the controversial Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) agreement ...

Disrupted sleep linked to higher risk of death

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): A new study has shown a clear link between the frequency and duration of unconscious ...

20 people detained at unauthorised rally in Moscow

Moscow [Russia], April 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Around 20 people have been detained at an unauthorised rally in support of jailed opposition ...

Over 1,700 Navalny Supporters Detained In Protests Across Russia

MOSCOW -- Russian police have detained more than 1,700 people across the country during protests demanding the release of jailed ...

10 different street types in Russia (and the words for them)

Russians love roads and streets, and have a whole plethora of names for the different types. Let's look into what ...

WTA roundup: Sofia Kenin upset, Petra Kvitova survives in Stuttgart

Third-seeded Sofia Kenin of the U.S. fell in straight sets to Estonia's Anett Kontaveit 7-5, 6-4, in the second round ...

Over 1,000 Navalny Supporters Detained As Protests Roll Across Russia

MOSCOW -- Russian police have detained more than 1,000 people across the country as they took part in protests demanding ...

Catholic Officials Halt Activity in Haiti Over 9 Kidnapped

PORT-AU-PRINCE - Catholic institutions including schools and universities closed Wednesday across Haiti in a three-day protest to demand the release ...

World Leaders Set to Speak at US-Led Virtual Climate Summit

More than two dozen world leaders are set to speak Thursday, on Earth Day, at the virtual global summit on ...

Rafael Nadal rallies from set down to advance in Barcelona

Top seed Rafael Nadal rallied from a set back to beat Ilya Ivashka of Belarus 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 on Wednesday ...

Son gives Spurs winning start to life after Mourinho

Tottenham made a winning start to life after Jose Mourinho as Son Heung-min's last-minute penalty sealed a vital 2-1 victory ...

Hopeful US Ryder Cup pairs unite in New Orleans PGA event

There will be some duos trying to make an impression on US Ryder Cup captain Steve Stricker when the US ...

Prague Gives Moscow Ultimatum As Diplomatic Spat Escalates

The Czech Republic has warned Moscow that it will expel more Russian diplomats unless Czech Embassy staff ejected from Russia ...

UN Experts: Russian Dissident Navalny's Life in 'Serious Danger'

United Nations human rights experts said Wednesday that jailed Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny's life is in "serious danger" and ...

Pak economy in bad shape no more a revelation: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], April 21 (ANI): Pakistan's economy is in bad shape is no more a revelation, as its project performance ...

Glad on being selected in TOPS: Bhavani Devi

New Delhi [India], April 21 (ANI): Indian fencer Bhavani Devi, who recently created history as she became the first Indian ...

Navalny Supporters Detained By Police As Protests Roll Across Russia

MOSCOW -- Russian police have detained hundreds of people across the country as they took part in protests demanding the ...

Montenegro Rearrests Notorious 'Crime Boss'

PODGORICA - Montenegrin authorities say they have rearrested the alleged boss of a notorious criminal gang in an operation hailed ...

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Small chance of blood clots, so Canada's Ontario OKs AstraZeneca

TORONTO, Canada: The province of Ontario, Canada will offer AstraZeneca vaccines to people 40 years and over. This follows a ...

Concerns over Covid causes U.S. to urge not traveling to 80% or world

WASHINGTON D.C.: Citing the need to protect U.S. citizens from contracting the Coronavirus, the U.S. State Department said on April ...

Expect Covid booster after one year, says Pfizer CEO

NEW YORK, New York: Those who have been inoculated against COVID-19 with the Pfizer vaccine will likely need a third ...

'There will be consequences' to death of Navalny, warns U.S. official

WASHINGTON D.C.: Russia should expect a strong response from the United States if imprisoned political leader Alexei Navalny dies during ...

American woman dies at 115, had 193 grand, great grandchildren

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Hester McCardell Ford, age 115 to 116 and believed to be the oldest living person in ...

After 10 hours, Chauvin jury returns guilty verdict

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of all charges Tuesday in the death of ...

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