Wed, 19 May 2021

WTA roundup: Katerina Siniakova upsets Serena Williams

Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic recorded a stunning upset by knocking off top-seeded Serena Williams 7-6 (4), 6-2 in ...

1.5 billion anti-Covid-19 shots injected worldwide: AFP

More than 1.5 billion doses of anti-Covid vaccines have been injected into people's arms around the world, six months after ...

Man United held by Fulham despite Cavani gem as fans return

Edinson Cavani welcomed Manchester United fans back to Old Trafford with a stunning strike, but relegated Fulham recovered to rescue ...

ATP roundup: Roger Federer upset by Pablo Andujar in Geneva

Pablo Andujar upset top-seeded Roger Federer 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 on Tuesday in the Swiss superstar's home country and first match ...

Reports: NYCFC to add Talles Magno, 18, on transfer

New York City FC is set to add scoring potential with the addition of 18-year-old Brazilian forward Talles Magno on ...

UK records another 2,412 coronavirus cases

London [UK], May 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Another 2,412 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...

Kosovo Police Seize Record Cocaine Haul Worth $24 Million

Kosovo police have seized a record 400 kilograms of cocaine concealed in a shipment of meat from Brazil and arrested ...

Heineken makes move on Distell, owner of Hunter's, Savanna

Heineken, the world's second-largest brewer, has approached South African wine and spirits maker Distell Group. In a statement, the local ...

China eyes more military bases in Africa

Beijing [China], May 18 (ANI): China's growing military and security partnerships with African countries pose new challenges to the United ...

Heineken wants to buy Distell, owner of Hunter's, Savanna

Heineken, the world's second-largest brewer, is interested in buying South African wine and spirits maker Distell Group.Distell owns brands like ...

Gurinder Singh talks about recent success in hockey

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 18 (ANI): The Indian men's hockey team defender Gurinder Singh, who has played 58 matches for ...

2 dead, over 10 injured amid clashes in Colombia

Bogota [Colombia], May 18 (ANI/Sputnik): At least two people died and more than 10 were injured in the latest clashes ...

UNICEF calls for global, equitable distribution of vaccines

New York [US], May 18 (ANI): Warning of a COVID-19 vaccine shortfall of nearly 190 million doses by next month, ...

Overseas stars may pull out of Hundred

London [UK], May 18 (ANI): A number of overseas stars are expected to pull out of the inaugural edition of ...

Chilean govt to lift COVID-19 quarantines in 14 communes

Santiago [Chile], May 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Chilean Health Minister Enrique Paris announced on Monday that COVID-19 quarantines in 14 communes in ...

USWNT stars Lavelle, Mewis set to rejoin NWSL

U.S. women's national team midfielders Rose Lavelle and Sam Mewis are set to rejoin the National Women's Soccer League following ...

Christ the Redeemer statue lights up with a message: Vaccine Saves

Brazil's world-famous Jesus statue in Rio de Janeiro has been lit up to project a message of vaccine evangelism, encouraging ...

WTA roundup: Serena Williams steamrolls 17-year-old in Parma

Serena Williams is back in the winner's circle for the first time since February. Williams worked over 17-year-old Italian qualifier ...

Mexico's Andrea Meza crowned Miss Universe 2021 winner

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI): After a year without the Miss Universe pageant due to the coronavirus pandemic, Andrea Meza ...

Share excess COVID-19 vaccines now: UNICEF

New York [US], May 17 (ANI): The sudden increase in COVID-19 cases in India could potentially occur elsewhere if vulnerable ...

Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson calls time on 45-year coaching career

Veteran coach Roy Hodgson said on Tuesday he will step down as Crystal Palace manager at the end of the ...

Daren Sammy relinquishes captaincy at St Lucia Zouks

Daren Sammy has stepped down from his role as St Lucia Zouks captain to become the franchise's "T20 cricket consultant ...

Second man jailed for 500kg of cocaine seized in Solomon Islands

Editor's note: Multimedia content is available via Hightail below.A 43-year-old man has been sentenced to 14 years and five months' ...

Mexico to step up COVID-19 vaccination campaign, say authorities

MEXICO CITY, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Mexico will intensify its vaccination campaign against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), aiming to ...

Argentina to extend COVID-19 curfew beyond May 21

BUENOS AIRES, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Argentina will extend a nighttime curfew to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus ...

Important: New Rules for People Arriving in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's caretaker Minister of Health on May 18 issued an order that changes the requirements for children up to 5 ...

Imporant: New Rules for Arriving People in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's caretaker Minister of Health on May 18 issued an order that changes the requirements for children up to 5 ...

UK records another 2,412 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

LONDON, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Another 2,412 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, May 18

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, May 18

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Talisca joins Saudi Arabian side Al Nassr from Guangzhou FC

GUANGZHOU, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian international Anderson Talisca has completed a move from Chinese Super League (CSL) giant Guangzhou ...

Argentina reports 28,680 new COVID-19 cases

BUENOS AIRES, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Argentina on Monday reported 28,680 COVID-19 infections, bringing the national tally to 3,335,965, said ...

Bolivia steps up vaccination drive with Chinese COVID-19 vaccines

LA PAZ, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Bolivia's President Luis Arce on Monday called on health authorities to step up the ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Iran reports 14,319 new cases, 2,765,485 in total

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Atletico Mineiro to receive China's Sinovac vaccine

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Atletico Mineiro players will this week receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccines ...

Brazilian teenager Talles Magno set for New York City move

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- New York City have reached a deal to sign Brazilian teenager Talles Magno ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, May 18

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Brazil reports 786 more COVID-19 deaths

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Brazil on Monday reported 786 more deaths from COVID-19, raising the national count ...

Chilean gov't to lift COVID-19 quarantines in 14 communes

SANTIAGO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Chilean Health Minister Enrique Paris announced on Monday that COVID-19 quarantines in 14 communes in ...

Ecuador registers 741 new daily COVID-19 cases

QUITO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador recorded 741 new COVID-19 infections and 44 more deaths in the last 24 hours, ...

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Coca-Cola Energy leaving U.S. market after 1 year

ATLANTA, Georgia: Soda giant Coca-Cola has decided to pull its energy drink off market shelves in North America, just over ...

U.S. stocks fail to make headway, major indices close lower

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks slipped on Tuesday, with the downward trend accelerating towards the close.In the end, ...

Taiwan's TSMC considers building European, American chip production

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is weighing an investment of several billion dollars into a state-of-the-art chip manufacturing ...

Asian stocks advance as U.S. dollar gets crushed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks on Asian markets roared ahead on Tuesday, with the region seeing across-the-board gains.The moves came ...

Greek mainland, islands reopen to tourists following Covid shutdown

ATHENS, Greece: After being locked down during the Coronavirus pandemic, Greece has again opened its borders to tourism.Greece has also ...

Taiwan warns international money not safe in Hong Kong

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan said on May 15 that Hong Kong's freezing the assets of jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai was ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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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