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All Blacks, France clash in heavyweight 2023 Rugby World Cup opener

New Zealand will dive straight into the deep end when they open their bid for a fourth Rugby World Cup ...

Springboks' 2023 Rugby World Cup dates and venues revealed

The Springboks will open their 2023 RWC account against Scotland in Marseille on 10 September 2023.The Boks will then tackle ...

Bolivia launches unprecedented vaccination drive to combat COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua On Wednesday, a shipment of the Chinese vaccines arrived in the Latin American country from Beijing. ...

Bharat Biotech confirms deal with Brazil to supply doses

New Delhi [India], February 26 (ANI): Bharat Biotech International Limited on Friday confirmed that the company has signed an agreement ...

Sri Lanka puts Chinese COVID-19 vaccine on hold

Colombo [Sri Lanka], February 26 (ANI): Sri Lanka has put Chinese Sinopharm's COVID-19 vaccine on hold and will use India-manufactured ...

Update: Argentina receives Chinese Sinopharm vaccines to combat COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua "Vaccines are undoubtedly valuable, but more valuable than vaccines are unity and cooperation. Sino-Argentine cooperation against ...

These tours will help us gain momentum before Olympic: Rani

Dusseldorf [Germany], February 26 (ANI): The Indian Women's Hockey Team is all geared up for their second assignment of 2021 ...

Update: Xi pledges continuous support for Colombia's COVID-19 fight

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday that China stands ready to ...

Toll from COVID-19 in Brazil surpasses 250,000 people

Brasilia [Brazil], February 26 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of people, who have died of COVID-19 in Brazil, has increased by 1,541 ...

ATP Roundup: Diego Schwartzman reaches Cordoba quarters

Teenager Juan Manuel Cerundolo had not played a tour-level match prior to this week, but now has reached the quarterfinals ...

Tommy Gainey grabs early lead at Puerto Rico Open

Tommy Gainey birdied five of his last seven holes Thursday to grab a one-shot lead after the first round of ...

Liverpool 'deeply saddened' by death of Alisson's father

Premier League champions Liverpool said on Thursday they were "deeply saddened" by the death of goalkeeper Alisson Becker's father in ...

ISRO to launch 19 satellites onboard PSLV-C51 on Feb 28

Nellore (Andhra Pradesh) [India], February 25 (ANI): Primary satellite Amazonia-1 of Brazil and 18 co-passenger satellites onboard the Polar Satellite ...

Liverpool handed fitness boost as Jota returns to training

Liverpool received a much-needed boost with the return to full training of Diogo Jota for the first time since December.And ...

ATP roundup: Two Argentines reach quarterfinals at Cordoba

Federico Coria and qualifier Facundo Bagnis both won all-Argentine matches Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Cordoba (Argentina) Open. ...

Bolivia to begin mass vaccination with Chinese Sinopharm vaccines

© Provided by Xinhua "Bolivia now has the vaccines. We have the solution ... Now we are going to vaccinate ...

USWNT routs Argentina 6-0 to capture SheBelieves Cup

Megan Rapinoe scored two goals and Kristie Mewis and Carli Lloyd each added a goal and an assist as the ...

Police in Germany, Belgium Seize Record 23 Tons of Cocaine

German customs authorities Wednesday announced the largest seizure of cocaine in European history, more than 23 tons discovered in two ...

At least 75 inmates dead in Ecuador prison riots

At least 75 inmates died in Ecuador's jails.The deaths were attributed to riots resulting from gang rivalry.Authorities say the military ...

Ancient man-made terraces in the mountains of Dagestan

Hundreds of years ago, people here turned rocky mountains into fruit orchards. And you can still see this miracle today!Serguei ...

Imperial makes 'bold' move to exit international operations

Imperial logistics as been in business for more than 70 years, since its inception as a Chrysler dealership in Johannesburg.The ...

The Illegal Arms Trade and Israel

By Terry Crawford-BrowneAn Israeli documentary film called The Lab was made in 2013. It was shown in Pretoria and Cape ...

The End of Nuclear Arms 2021

By Mitzi Stark (WILPF) and Giovanny Blanco (World Without Warsand Violence)The 22ndof January, 2021 became an important day in history ...

No to the privatization of the Brazilian Central Bank

Why have a Central Bank?Central banks are by nature public because they formulate and administer the MONETARY POLICY. And the ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Feb. 27

BEIJING, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Brazil registers 13.5 pct unemployment in 2020, highest since 2012

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- Brazil recorded 13.5 percent unemployment in 2020, equivalent to 13.4 million people and ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Iraq reports 4,336 new cases, 688,698 in total

BEIJING, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Feature: Chinese field hospital helps Argentina fight against pandemic

BUENOS AIRES, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- A mobile field hospital, consisting of 13 trucks and donated by China, is expected ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, Feb. 26

BEIJING, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Chile, Argentina receive vaccines from China

BEIJING, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Flamengo win second straight Brazilian Serie A title

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Flamengo secured their second consecutive Brazilian Serie A title on Thursday despite a ...

Argentina receives Chinese Sinopharm vaccines to combat COVID-19

BUENOS AIRES, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Argentina received the first batch of vaccines from Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinopharm on Thursday ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Colombia extends health emergency by 3 months

BEIJING, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Feb. 26

BEIJING, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Ecuador secures 2 mln doses of Chinese COVID-19 vaccine

QUITO, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador will receive 2 million doses of the CoronaVac vaccine from the Chinese pharmaceutical company ...

EU declares Venezuelan ambassador "persona non grata" in retaliation

BRUSSELS, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- The European Union (EU) on Thursday night declared Claudia Salerno Caldera, head of the Venezuelan ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0130 GMT, Feb. 26

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that the U.S. military had conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized by Iranian-backed militant ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Feb. 26

BEIJING, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Chile registers 4,181 new daily COVID-19 cases

SANTIAGO, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Chile's Health Ministry on Thursday reported 4,181 new COVID-19 infections and 137 more deaths, according ...

Ecuadorian police foil escape attempt during prison riot

QUITO, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador's National Police on Thursday morning foiled an escape attempt by inmates at the Litoral ...

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U.S. stocks breakdown continues, techs however gain

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were like a tug of war Friday. Industrials lost ground, while technology stocks ...

Ability to transfer money prevented by Wednesday failure at U.S. Fed

WASHINGTON, DC - Several payment services belonging to the U.S. Federal Reserve came to a standstill on Wednesday, including the ...

Stocks in Tokyo drop more than twelve hundred points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares across Asia were slammed on Friday sending the major indices tumbling."The bond market is signalling ...

US home values rise by 10% in one year

The US is witnessing the strongest housing market boom since 2014, with record-low mortgage rates and a limited supply of ...

U.S. stocks take a bath, Dow Jones dives 560 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks tumbled on Thursday as U.S. Treasury yields rose. sparking inflationary fears.Technology stocks took ...

Macquarie profits up by $317 million due to Texas deep freeze

The winter storms that have swept across the U.S., particularly Texas, upending the energy market and knocking out power for ...

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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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