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Celebrating the UN staffers who carry hope around the globe

From bringing together fractured communities, to fighting child labour, and advancing climate action, the work of UN staff around the ...

Olympic sprinter Alex Quinonez found dead in Ecuador

Esmeraldas [Ecuador], October 24 (ANI): Ecuadorian sprinter Alex Quinonez was found dead in the street in Guayaquil on Friday, according ...

ATP roundup: Finals set in Antwerp and Moscow

No. 1 seed Jannik Sinner of Italy and No. 2 Diego Schwartzman of Argentina both stormed into Sunday's final at ...

John Cena in talks to star in action-comedy film 'Freelance' from filmmaker Pierre Morel

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): Actor and former wrestler John Cena is currently in negotiations to star in Pierre Morel's ...

Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav: Navy to conduct Offshore Sailing Regatta from Kochi to Goa

Kochi (Kerala) [India], October 23 (ANI): As part of commemorative activities of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, the Indian Navy is ...

Brazil's President to attend G20 Summit in Italy

Brasilia [Brazil], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will take part in the upcoming G20 summit in Italy, his ...

ATP roundup: Jannik Sinner rolls into Antwerp semifinals

Top-seeded Jannik Sinner recorded 17 winners and committed just six unforced errors on Friday while knocking off Arthur Rinderknech of ...

Brazil reports 14,502 COVID-19 cases

Brasilia [Brazil], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 14,502 to 21,711,843 within ...

Bolivians choose Sputnik V over other COVID-19 vaccines

La Paz [Bolivia], October 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Bolivian citizens still prefer Russia's Sputnik V to other COVID-19 vaccines, as it was ...

Research suggests early dinosaurs were sociable

Grenoble [France], October 22 (ANI): The findings of new research on a vast fossil site in Patagonia show that some ...

Number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil rises by 16,853 to over 21.69mln

Brasilia [Brazil], October 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 16,853 to 21,697,341 within ...

ATP roundup: Top seed Andrey Rublev upset in Moscow

Frenchman Adrian Mannarino knocked off No. 1 seed Andrey Rublev of Russia 5-7, 7-6 (4), 6-3 on Thursday in the ...

WTA roundup: Maria Sakkari, Simona Halep among winners in Moscow

Maria Sakkari became the first Greek woman to qualify for the WTA Finals when the No. 3 seed cruised past ...

FIFA Rankings: India rise one spot to 106th, Belgium hold onto top position

Zurich [Switzerland], October 21 (ANI): October 2021 was a busy month in international football, with qualifiers for the FIFA World ...

12 killed in Bolivia road mishap

La Paz [Bolivia], October 21 (ANI/Xinhua): Two vehicles collided on a highway between the west Bolivian towns of Oruro and ...

ATP roundup: Karen Khachanov earns comeback win in Moscow

Third-seeded Karen Khachanov, playing in his hometown of Moscow, rallied for a 3-6, 6-3, 6-1 win over Australia's James Duckworth ...

Number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil rises by 15,609 to over 21.68Mln: Ministry of Health

Brasilia [Brazil], October 21 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 15,609 to 21,680,488 within ...

Parliaments of Venezuela, Colombia agree improve relations

Caracas [Venezuelan], October 21 (ANI/Sputnik): The parliaments of Venezuela and Colombia have agreed to cooperate to restore and normalize relations ...

Argentina freezes prices of over 1,400 goods amid rising inflation

Buenos Aires [Argentina], October 21 (ANI/Sputnik): The Argentine authorities have set maximum prices for 1,423 products in stores, saying violators ...

US Homeland security Chief tests positive for COVID-19: Spokesperson

Washington [US], October 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas has tested positive for COVID-19 and will work from home ...

Fardeen Khan, Riteish Deshmukh's 'Visfot' goes on floors

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 19 (ANI): Fardeen Khan and Riteish Deshmukh-starrer 'Visfot' went on floors on Tuesday. The film, which ...

Venezuela, EU overcome impasse caused by Borrell's statements on election observation

Caracas [Venezuela], October 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Venezuela and the European Union have settled the controversy over EU foreign policy chief Josep ...

Disgraced Renault boss Ghosn fights back, set on restoring reputation

Carlos Ghosn, the former auto industry superstar whose career ground to a halt with his arrest on fraud charges in ...

Snider's Kurt Tippmann Named 2021 'Coach Of The Week' For Week 9

Kurt Tippmann of Snider High School has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, presented by CenterPoint Energy, the ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Oct. 24

BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Fluminense dent Flamengo's title hopes

RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Flamengo's hopes of winning a third consecutive Brazilian Serie A title suffered a ...

Ecuador mourns murdered sprinter Quinonez

QUITO, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Ecuadorian sprinter Alex Quinonez, a world championship bronze medalist, has been shot dead in the ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Oct. 24

BEIJING, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Tributes flow as Brazil legend Pele turns 81

RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Pele marked his 81st birthday on Saturday as tributes poured in from fellow ...

Roundup: Indonesia pushes for mangrove forest conservation

by Bambang Purwanto JAKARTA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Indonesia has been working for the restoration of mangrove forests in a ...

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures rally on demand

CHICAGO, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- CBOT agricultural futures rallied in the past week on rising market demand worldwide, Chicago-based research ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Oct. 23

BEIJING, Oct. 23 (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, Oct. 23

BEIJING, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Uruguay call up uncapped defender Caceres for World Cup qualifiers

MONTEVIDEO, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Uncapped defender Sebastian Caceres has been named in Uruguay's provisional squad for FIFA World Cup ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Oct. 23

BEIJING, Oct. 23 (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 0000 GMT, Oct. 23

BEIJING, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Chile logs over 2,000 new daily COVID-19 cases

SANTIAGO, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- Chile exceeded 2,000 daily cases of COVID-19 infection, reporting 2,086 new cases in the last ...

Chinese, Brazilian foreign ministers hold video meeting

BEIJING, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said China and Brazil should work ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Oct. 22

BEIJING, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Lebanon, Argentina agree to boost cooperation in private sector

BEIRUT, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- Lebanon and Argentina agreed on Friday to boost cooperation in private sector, a statement by ...

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Sinclair nationwide tv network shut down by ransomware attack

HUNT VALLEY, Maryland: An outage on 16th October that affected Sinclair Broadcast Group, which operates many local TV stations across ...

In spite of parts shortages, Tesla reports $1.62 billion profit in Q3

PALO ALTO, California: Despite a global pandemic and ongoing chip shortage, Tesla has reported a net income of $1.62 billion ...

US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Russia says more gas to Europe after approval of Nord Stream 2

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia has indicated that in exchange for increasing gas supplies to Europe to ease the current energy crisis, ...

Mixed day on U.S. markets, Nasdaq the biggest loser, down 147 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday with the Dow Jones advancing, while the Nasdaq Composite ...

Rise in gas prices forces utility companies to return to coal

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. power companies are increasing their coal consumption due to surging natural gas prices, dealing a blow to ...

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