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11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

Preparedness for nuclear attack or event at lowest point since 1945

It is important to mark the solemn 75th anniversary of the first and only use of atomic weapons against cities ...

U.S. Senate moves to restrict TikTok downloads by federal employees

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill banning the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok on ...

FC Schalke 04 complete miracle run to LEC playoffs

Rogue finished the regular season in first place in the League of Legends European Championship Summer Split, but the bigger ...

Reforming 'dad leave' is a baby step towards greater gender equality

Grattan Institute research published today shows the average 25-year-old woman who goes on to have a child can expect to ...

India proposes talks with Pak for Indus Water Commission

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): India has proposed a virtual meeting with Pakistan to discuss the Indus Water Commission, ...

Srinagar's Tulip garden gets high-tech cold storage facility

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 9 (ANI): With a new high-tech cold storage facility for safekeeping of delicate tulip ...

Twitterati outburst against Mahathir for targeting Kashmir

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], Aug 9 (ANI): Twitterati from across the world has lashed out against the former Malaysian Prime Minister ...

Willian ends Chelsea stay with 'head held high'

Willian says he is leaving Chelsea with "his head held high" ending a seven year spell with the Premier League ...

Bazley fuels Thunder's win against Wizards

Darius Bazley scored a career-high 23 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 121-103 win against the Washington ...

Railway Museum inaugurated in Hubballi

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): Minister of Railways and Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal and Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, ...

New test better predicts which babies will develop type 1 diabetes

Seattle [US], Aug 9 (ANI): Scientists developed a method of combining multiple factors that could influence whether a child is ...

Simona Halep undecided on US Open but fears 'tough conditions'

Reigning Wimbledon champion Simona Halep said Sunday she had not yet decided whether to play at the US Open but ...

Juventus bet on Pirlo becoming new Zidane, Guardiola

A first coaching job and already high expectations, Andrea Pirlo's arrival at Juventus has sparked hopes in Italy that he ...

Alexei Popyrin latest Aussie to pull out of US Open

Alexei Popyrin on Sunday became the latest Australian player to withdraw from the US Open, following compatriots Ashleigh Barty and ...

MTN considers sale of stake in Iran ride-hailing app Snapp

The MTN Group is considering selling its stake in Iran's ride-hailing app Snapp as it trims its e-commerce portfolio and ...

Little hope of finding survivors at Lebanon blast site - army

The Lebanese army said on Sunday that hopes have dwindled of finding survivors at the blast site in Beirut following ...

Police seize drugs worth R4.7m at OR Tambo

More than 21kg of drugs have been seized at OR Tambo International Airport.The drugs were stashed inside religious ornaments, which ...

US Officially Passes 5 Million Coronavirus Cases

The United States surpassed five million coronavirus cases on Sunday, the most in the world.The figures were released Sunday by ...

Bhumi Pednekar channels 'Sunday mood' with mini guitar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 9 (ANI): Actor Bhumi Pednekar on Sunday channelled her Sunday mood as the actor held a ...

PPA, partner agencies to digitalize, streamline port services

QUEZON CITY, Aug. 9 (PIA) -- The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Bureau of Customs ...

AR Rahman celebrates '45 Years Of Rajinism', shares special poster

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 9 (ANI): Legendary music composer A.R Rahman on Sunday dedicated a special poster to the Thalaiva ...

GCC Unites to Seek UN Extension of Iran Arms Embargo

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has asked the United Nations to extend an international ...

Pak FM Qureshi faces criticism at home

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 9 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi's remarks against Saudi Arabia after Riyadh refused to interfere ...

Pakistan uniting with OIC countries against India fall flat

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 9 (ANI): Pakistan's dream of uniting with Muslim countries against India over Kashmir issue fell flat with ...

Masood, Woakes and Buttler move up in rankings after first Test

Dubai [UAE], Aug 9 (ANI): Pakistan opener Shan Masood, England's Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler moved up in the ICC ...

Cameroon Says No COVID-19 in Indigenous People Yet

YAOUNDE - Cameroon is using the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, to educate indigenous communities who have preserved ...

Music education has a race problem, and universities must address it

Since the start of the pandemic, people have been turning to music to process the anxiety of living in the ...

Belarusian Election Officials Declare Presidential Vote Valid

MINSK -- The Central Election Commission in Belarus has declared the country's August 9 presidential election as valid, announcing shortly ...

DOH-10 celebrates 'Breastfeeding Awareness Month'

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Aug. 9 (PIA) - The Department of Health (DOH) - 10 has spearheaded the Breastfeeding Awareness ...

Awesome 'AgriStoryahay' episodes await viewers this August

EL SALVADOR CITY, Aug. 9 --The "AgriStoryahay sa ATI" webinar series of the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC ...

Internet Blockages Reported As Belarusians Go To The Polls

MINSK -- Voting has begun in Belarus in a presidential election where incumbent Alyaksandr Lukashenka is seeking a sixth term.The ...

US Tops 5 Million Coronavirus Infections

The United States has more coronavirus cases than any other country. There are more than 5 million infections in the ...

Nagasaki Marks 75th Anniversary of US Atomic Bombing

Nagasaki on Sunday marked the 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of the city in a ceremony held at ...

Uganda reopens zoo as lockdown restrictions ease

File photo shows giraffes were at the Uganda Wildlife Education Center in central Uganda, Dec. 9, 2016. (Xinhua/Ronald Ssekandi)Uganda has ...

Internet Blockages Reported As Belarus Votes For President

MINSK -- Voting has begun in Belarus in a presidential election where incumbent Alyaksandr Lukashenka is seeking a sixth term.The ...

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Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

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