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Following blunt comments about Ukraine, German navy chief resigns

BERLIN, Germany: Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach, head of the German Navy, resigned due to comments he made on Ukraine and ...

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for insulting Erdogan

ISTANBUL, Turkey: A Turkish journalist has been arrested for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Journalist Sedef Kabas ...

French adventurer dies attempting solo Atlantic crossing

LE PECQ, France: A 75-year-old Frenchman has reportedly died during a solo attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

Restaurants say Minneapolis vaccine rules unfair, sue city

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: The city of Minneapolis and its mayor are being sued by restaurant and bar owners, in response to ...

U.S. unlikely to organize evacuations for Americans in Ukraine

US citizens in Ukraine advised to board commercial flights in case push comes to shove A spokesperson for the US ...

Hundreds of Cubans expected to receive prison terms after July riots

HAVANA, Cuba: Courts in Cuba concluded six mass trials involving individuals allegedly participating in the largest and most unruly demonstrations ...

UK's Johnson announces easing of COVID-19 restrictions

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that since infections are leveling off in most parts of the ...

Slovenia, Taiwan to open representative offices, China condemns move

BEIJING, China: Slovenia's plans to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan have angered China, which accused Taiwan of ratcheting up diplomatic ...

Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

ADNOC announces new dedicated debt capital markets issuing entity and inaugural credit rating

ABU DHABI, 25th January, 2022 (WAM) -- Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced today that it has created a ...

Netaji's quest for Independence, ambition to make India proud inspire people: President Kovind

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday said that the diversity and vibrancy of India's ...

India has shown unmatched resolve against COVID-19: President Kovind

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Noting that COVID-19 has been an extraordinary challenge to humankind, President Ram Nath Kovind ...

Republic Day 2022: Unleash your patriotic side with these songs

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): It was January 26, 1950, when the Constitution of India came into effect, and ...

The 13th Amendment's fatal flaw created modern-day convict slavery

The 13th Amendment is having a moment of reckoning. Considered one of the crowning achievements of American democracy, the Civil ...

China sets eyes on Maldives to flex muscles in Indian Ocean: Report

Beijing [China], January 25 (ANI): China has set its eyes on Maldives to facilitate its strategic outreach in the wider ...

Pratasevich Says He Is No Longer Under House Arrest In Belarus

Raman Pratasevich, a Belarusian journalist who was detained in Minsk last year after the commercial flight he was on was ...

Russia could designate German murders as 'genocide'

Prosecutors point to the brutal occupation and war crimes committed by the Third ReichProsecutors in Russia's Rostov region have moved ...

Mike Tyson makes pay row claim about Jones Jr fight

The former boxing heavyweight world champion claims not to have been paid for his Roy Jones Jr. exhibition boutMike Tyson ...

Non-binary sports official resigns over deeply troubling trans row

The trans facilitator has quit less than a week after a new ruling amid the row over transitioned swimmer Lia ...

Russia may not be poised to invade Ukraine Pentagon

The US military said it continues to closely track the movement of Russian forces along Ukrainian bordersUS officials appear to ...

A great asset: Why the US is losing the war on inflation

Rising prices may be the Democrats? undoing in midterms, so no wonder Joe Biden gets riled up when asked about ...

'The Lost Symbol' cancelled by Peacock

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): 'The Lost Symbol' inspired by Dan Brown's 2009 novel of the same name has been ...

Anti-corruption Fight Is Stalled, COVID Not Helping

Most countries have made little to no progress in bringing down corruption levels over the past decade, and authorities' response ...

Pakistan: Foreign oil companies extracting billions of rupees, says retired Justice Wajihuddin Ahmed

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 25 (ANI): The Chairman of Pakistan Qaumi Ittehad retired Justice Wajihuddin Ahmed on Tuesday said that the ...

Chandigarh University ranks among the Top Universities of India in the field of Research and Innovation

Chandigarh [India], January 25 (ANI/PR Newswire): Chandigarh University has emerged amongst the top Higher Education Institutions of India in the ...

Cross border infiltration has reduced due to COVID-19: BSF Tripura Frontier IG Sushanta Kumar Nath

Agartala (Tripura) [India], January 25 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF) Tripura Frontier IG Sushanta Kumar Nath on Tuesday said that ...

Human Rights Watch calls for foreign currency-related sanctions against Myanmar's military over their 'oppressive rule'

New York [US], January 25 (ANI): The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said that Myanmar's military will continue to collect ...

Afghan girls must return to schools in spring, says Hamid Karzai

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 25 (ANI): Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has emphasised that girls must return to schools in spring. ...

Syed Modi International: Finalists Arnaud Merkle and Lucas Claerbout to split prize money

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 25 (ANI): The two men's singles finalists at the Syed Modi India International 2022 will ...

7 injured after F-35 jet crashes on US aircraft carrier in South China Sea

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): At least seven persons were injured in a US F-35 jet crash on the deck ...

CHEP once again recognised among India's Top Employers 2022

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI/PRNewswire): Global supply chain solutions company CHEP has been certified as a Top Employer in ...

Fish bones and water lilies help pin down the month the dinosaurs died

The dinosaurs were killed by a meteorite impact on the Earth some 66 million years ago in what has become ...

Ugandan Award-Winning Writer Released on Conditional Bail

KAMPALA, UGANDA - Ugandan authorities have released author Kakwenza Rukirabashaija on bail, a month after his arrest for insulting the ...

MG Motor announces the 3rd season of its developer program and grant with Startup India and Invest India

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI/BusinessWire India): MG Motor India, along with the consortium members, is back with the third ...

Nation-wide security is not established, says Taliban 6-months after taking control of Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 25 (ANI): The Taliban on Tuesday admitted that the nation-wide security is not yet established in Afghanistan. ...

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Toyota says demand causing four-year wait for Japanese Land Cruisers

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota, the world's largest carmaker, has warned Japanese buyers of its new Land Cruiser SUV that they will ...

Despite losses, American Airlines optimistic about spring travel

DALLAS, Texas: American Airlines has reported losses of $931 million in the fourth quarter of 2021. Additionally, officials have said ...

Airbus cancels Qatar Airways order for 50 aircraft

PARIS, France: European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has canceled a multi-billion dollar order by Qatar Airways for 50 of its single-aisle ...

Mixed day for Asian stocks Monday, ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as investors fretted over this week's meeting of the ...

Toddler plays with phone, $2,000 in furniture delivered to home

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, New Jersey: A toddler in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, 22-month-old Ayaansh Kumar, grabbed his mother's phone, pressed a ...

Crystal Cruises cancels sailings through April

HONG KONG: Crystal Cruises is suspending planned sailings of its two ocean-going ships and one expedition ship through 29th April, ...

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