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This man crossed the Pacific by BOAT to reunite with family

The Russian citizen embarked on a very risky voyage to reunite with his family living in New Zealand.The outbreak of ...

How 'psychic healers' supposedly cured all maladies on Soviet TV

During the late perestroika period and following the collapse of the Soviet Union, the main television channels would broadcast so-called ...

Russia to start delivering Sputnik V vaccine Philippines

Moscow [Russia], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian Ambassador to Manila Marat Pavlov held talks with Philippine Secretary of Health Francisco Duque ...

European stocks extend gains on Biden bounce

European stock markets rose at the start of trading Thursday.Joe Biden on Wednesday signed a flurry of executive orders, starting ...

EU leaders mull border closure to fight virus variants

EU leaders are expected to engage in coronavirus variant talks as wary countries push for a closure of Europe's internal ...

8K Miles Software rebrands as SecureKloud Technologies

Mumbai/Chennai (Maharashtra/Tamil Nadu) [India], January 21 (ANI/PRNewswire): 8K Miles Software Services Limited, a leading global IT Business Transformation, Secure Cloud ...

Markets welcome Biden presidency with healthy gains

Asian and European markets welcomed Joe Biden's first day as US president with broad gains Thursday.Soon after being sworn in, ...

Russia records 21,887 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

Moscow [Russia], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 21,887 COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, up from 21,152 the day ...

World lauds Biden's decision to re-join Paris Accord

London [UK], January 21 (ANI): US President Joe Biden's decision to re-join the Paris Agreement has been welcomed worldwide including ...

TheMathCompany is all set to become a flexi-work workplace

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 21(ANI/PRNewswire):TheMathCompany's 500 employees in Bengaluru, India had earlier transitioned to a WFH model in March, in ...

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes highest goalscorer in football history

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 760th goal to become the highest goalscorer in football history while inspiring Juventus to the Italian ...

Official: Armenia, Russia are opening borders

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia and Russia are removing restrictions on travel, introduced due to the coronavirus pandemic, Deputy Prime Minister Mher ...

EU invites Biden to speak at plenary session in future

Brussels [Belgium], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): President of the European Parliament David Sassoli has congratulated Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on ...

Wallabies' 'lucky' Latu values Toulon victory over more tries

Stade Francais hooker Tolu Latu said he had been "lucky" to score four tries this season and that what he ...

EU Parliament Set To Demand Halt To Nord Stream 2 Over Navalny Arrest

European lawmakers are expected to pass a resolution on January 21 calling on the European Union to halt construction on ...

How will COVID-19 vaccines be approved for use in Australia?

Some Australians could be receiving a COVID-19 vaccine within weeks.Amid the continued spread of the virus and emergence of highly ...

USAGM Head Resigns Following Biden Request

WASHINGTON - The head of the U.S. Agency for Global Media stepped down Wednesday afternoon at the request of President ...

IFFCO is Number 1 among top 300 cooperatives of the world

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): The Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) has stepped up to 65th position in ...

Report: Call of Duty League eyeing expansion in U.S., Europe

The Call of Duty League is reportedly considering looking into adding franchises in Las Vegas, Charlotte and Washington, D.C., as ...

Joe Biden sends a clear message to the watching world - America's back

Two weeks after the storming of the US Capitol by the followers of his predecessor, in the middle of an ...

France's daily COVID-19 cases hit two-month high

© Provided by Xinhua | Senior citizens wait before receiving a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a temporary vaccination center ...

Israeli's Netanyahu Congratulates Biden on Inauguration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu congratulated newly inaugurated U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday, saying he looks forward to working ...

SA rugby franchises could have a future in European Champions Cup

European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) chairperson Simon Halliday says he expects South Africa's PRO16 Rainbow Cup teams to become part ...

Golf Glance: Patrick Cantlay favored at The American Express

Field Level Media's Golf Glance provides weekly news and storylines from each of the major North American golf tours. PGA ...

European, Other World Leaders Welcome Joe Biden

There were words of welcome Wednesday from across the world for Joe Biden as he was sworn in as America's ...

Houston tournament canceled as ATP alters schedule

The ATP Tour adjusted its 2021 schedule on Wednesday amid the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. The tour added two ATP 250 ...

Dutch gov't to impose curfew, flight ban

© Provided by Xinhua | A vacant shopping street is seen in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Dec. 23, 2020. (Photo by ...

This is what lockdown sounds like

As a creative artist, my work explores how people interact with sound and how it impacts upon our daily lives ...

Holographic history is making 'Night at the Museum' a reality

For millions of children, being dragged to a museum is a singularly painful experience, marked by time standing still rather ...

EU Welcomes Biden Inauguration

Leaders of the European Union Wednesday hailed the inauguration of Joe Biden as a "new dawn" in America.Speaking at the ...

Justin Thomas to go through program after muttering slur

Justin Thomas will take part in a training program after he muttered a homophobic slur that cost him a major ...

Indian envoy calls on French President's top advisor

Paris [France], January 20 (ANI): Indian Ambassador to France, Jawed Ashraf on Wednesday called on French President's Diplomatic Advisor Emmanuel ...

UK medical experts urge caution as COVID-19 death toll tops 90,000

© Provided by Xinhua | A public notice asking passengers to wear a face covering is seen at a bus ...

Foreign Secretary Shringla meets EU ambassadors

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Wednesday met Ambassadors of European Union (EU) countries ...

Uzbekistan: Temperatures plummet, tempers soar

As winter temperatures in Uzbekistan plunged, tempers rose.An unusually long stretch of cold weather in the last few months has ...

Global markets firmer on Biden inauguration

World stock markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors awaited the inauguration of Joe Biden and took heart from comments by ...

Hydrogen gas-fuelled airships could spur development in remote communities

What do tomatoes, hemp and hydrogen gas have in common? Only one thing: they were all victims of misinformation that ...

PSG's Pochettino guarded over Messi move

Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino played his cards close to his chest when tackled on Spanish radio over a potential ...

Time running out for Lampard at Chelsea

Frank Lampard knows what happens to managers at Chelsea that fail to get results better than most having played for ...

Covid-19 shots to cost $3 to $10 under African Union vaccine plan

BUSINESSAfrican countries will pay between $3 (R44.65) and $10 (R148.85) per vaccine dose to access 270 million Covid-19 shots secured ...

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NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

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DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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