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Thousands of scientists warn climate tipping points 'imminent'

Scientists have urged action on climate change.Thousands of scientists signed on to an initiative declaring a climate emergency.Ocean heat and ...

Defeat against Australia was a wake-up call for us

Tokyo [Japan], July 29 (ANI): India men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh has stated that the defeat against Australia was a ...

COVID-19 infections rise

Geneva [Switzerland], July 29 (ANI): The global number of new COVID-19 cases reported last week (19-25 July) was over 3.8 ...

Indian Men's Hockey team defeat Argentina 3-1

Tokyo [Japan], July 29 (ANI): India men's hockey team defeated defending Olympic Champion Argentina by 3-1 in their fourth group ...

ATP roundup: Daniil Medvedev survives heat to make Olympics quarters

Second seed Daniil Medvedev battled oppressive heat and humidity that required him to take two medical timeouts on his way ...

Chile vaccinates over 79 pct of target population against COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua SANTIAGO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Chile has fully vaccinated 79.41 percent of the target population, or ...

Pollard shines before West Indies and Pakistan T20 abandoned

Persistent rainfall forced the abandonment of the first T20 International of a four-match series between the West Indies and Pakistan ...

Ecuador revokes WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's citizenship

Julian Assange's Ecuadorian citizenship has been revoked.This after the country notified Australia that Assange's naturalisation had been nullified. Assange's lawyer, ...

Daniil Medvedev survives heat to move to Olympics quarters

Second seed Daniil Medvedev battled oppressive heat and humidity that required him to take two medical timeouts on his way ...

Chinese weightlifter Shi wins back-to-back Olympic gold (updated)

© Provided by Xinhua Chinese weightlifter Shi Zhiyong claimed gold in the men's 73kg category at Tokyo 2020 with a ...

PV Sindhu will be in action on Thursday

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): The men's hockey team, shuttler PV Sindhu and boxer Mary Kom would all be in ...

Meet Inna Deriglazova - Russia's TOP fencer

She trained with rapiers while eight months pregnant, participated in three separate Olympics and won medals in each one. Let's ...

Fiji outgun New Zealand to defend Olympic rugby sevens title

Fiji defended their Olympic rugby sevens title with an entertaining 27-12 victory over New Zealand at the Tokyo Stadium on ...

Tokyo Games Officials Bet on Technology to Make up for Lack of Fans

TOKYO - The atmosphere at Olympics venues in Tokyo is eerie as the screams, shouts and cries of joy from ...

Graham Reid talks about ongoing Tokyo Oly

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): Having registered a comprehensive 3-0 win over Spain, the Indian men's hockey team will look ...

Blitzboks dominate USA to finish 5th at Olympic Sevens

The South African sevens rugby team beat the United States 28-7 to claim fifth spot at the Olympic Sevens in ...

Citing mental health, Simone Biles withdraws from all-around

Simone Biles withdrew from the individual all-around gymnastics competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, citing her mental health. A ...

Xi congratulates Castillo on election as Peruvian president

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to Pedro Castillo ...

Tokyo Olympics: Nishikori confident Osaka can bounce back

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): Japan's Kei Nishikori said compatriot and World No. 2 Naomi Osaka will only grow stronger ...

ATP roundup: Stefanos Tsitsipas moves into third round of Olympics

Third-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece avenged his loss to Frances Tiafoe at Wimbledon, defeating the American 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday ...

FlyQuest change lineup ahead of LCS Summer Split's final week

FlyQuest, in a tight race for a spot in the League Championship Series Summer Split playoff, are changing their lineup ...

China women's football team exits Olympics after Dutch defeat

© Provided by Xinhua The Steel Roses were knocked out of the Tokyo Olympics after a humiliating 8-2 defeat to ...

Roundup: Stefanos Tsitsipas moves into third round of Olympics

Third-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece avenged his loss to Frances Tiafoe at Wimbledon, defeating the American 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday ...

Ecuador sees 85 cases of Delta variant of COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua 26 were registered in the southern province of El Oro, the hardest hit by the pandemic ...

Marketa Vondrousova upsets Naomi Osaka in Tokyo

Marketa Vondrousova stopped No. 2 seed Naomi Osaka's bid for a gold medal in her home country with a 6-1, ...

'We've let ourselves down' - Blitzbok captain Siviwe Soyizwapi

The Blitzboks only have themselves to blame for their unfortunate exit from medal contention at the 2020 Olympic Games as ...

Peru to commemorate 200 anniversary of its independence

New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI/Target Media): On July 28, Peru will commemorate 200 years of independence from erstwhile Spanish ...

Olympic heartbreak for SA as Blitzboks stunned by depleted Argentina

The Blitzboks were stunned by Argentina on Tuesday, losing their quarter-final at the Tokyo Olympics 19-14 to see their chances ...

Japan tennis star Osaka crashes out of Tokyo Olympics

Japan's Naomi Osaka suffered a 6-1, 6-4 defeat to Czech Marketa Vondrousova in the third round of the Tokyo Games ...

Family: Last Victim ID'd in Florida Condo Building Collapse

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. - The final victim of the condo building collapse in Florida has been identified, a relative said ...

World Rugby hope for Japan tournament news this year - Gilpin

World Rugby considers Japan to be at "rugby's top table" and are hoping for news later this year on which ...

French city of Nice wins Unesco world heritage status

After Cordouan's lighthouse and Vichy last Saturday, Unesco has added the French Mediterranean city of Nice to its world heritage ...

Bajaj-Triumph Motorcycle Launch By Mar 2023 - First Prototype Ready

-Triumph Motorcycle Launch By Mar 2023 - First Prototype Ready Triumph Motorcycle RenderThe highly anticipated joint venture between Auto and ...

Brazil reports 1,344 more COVID-19 deaths

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Brazil registered 1,344 more COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its ...

Chile reports 828 daily COVID-19 cases, 25 deaths

SANTIAGO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Chile reported on Wednesday 828 new COVID-19 infections and 25 more deaths in the last ...

Spain's football coach De la Fuente optimistic "best yet to come"

TOKYO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Spain's coach Luis de la Fuente said Wednesday he was proud of his players after ...

Japan heads to Olympic men's football quarterfinals with perfect record

TOKYO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Host Japan qualified for the quarterfinals of men's Olympic football tournament with a perfect record ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, July 28

BEIJING, July 28 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Medal table at Tokyo Olympic Games on July 28

TOKYO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Following is medal table at the Tokyo Olympic Games after the competitions on Wednesday, July ...

Medal winners at Tokyo Olympic Games on Wednesday, July 28

TOKYO, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Following are the medalists at the Tokyo Olympic Games on Wednesday, July 28: Rowing: Women's ...

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Australia's Lynas sees high demand in minerals driving revenues

EAST PERTH, Western Australia: Lynas Rare Earths Limited reported its highest-ever quarterly revenues on July 26 due to demand for ...

Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged, Wall Street closes mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Wednesday despite a widening of the U.S. trade deficit, offset ...

Drone test delivers supplies to North Carolina Island

OCRACOKE, North Carolina: Drones were successful in delivering vital supplies to a remote North Carolina island during a test this ...

Asian stock markets sold off, Hong Kong the exception

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The beleaguered Hong Kong index, the Hang Seng finally corrected higher on Wednesday, after a relentless ...

Lagging behind other airports, Heathrow tells UK to reopen travel

LONDON, England: London's Heathrow Airport is not recovering passenger traffic as quickly as other airports in Europe and has urged ...

Vatican shortfall less than projected due to spending reductions

VATICAN CITY: The Vatican reports that it closed out 2020 with a deficit of $78 million, which was better than ...

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