Tue, 19 Jan 2021

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

Execution on Saturday possible last Federal execution in United States

WASHINGTON, DC - Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump's administration carried out its last federal execution when Dustin John Higgs, convicted ...

Undercover Chinese survey ship intercepted in Indonesian waters

A Chinese government survey ship was intercepted "running dark" without broadcasting its position via AIS (Automated Identification System) by Indonesian ...

Two UN Peacekeepers Ambushed, Killed in CAR - MINUSCA

Moscow [Russia], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Two peacekeepers from the United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) were killed ...

Report: Jon Lester agrees to one-year deal with Nationals

Veteran free-agent left-hander Jon Lester agreed to a one-year deal to join the Washington Nationals with a club option for ...

Trump lifts travel ban on UK, Ireland, Brazil

Washington [US], January 19 (ANI): Despite the facts that the US on Monday (local time) surpassed 24 million COVID-19 cases, ...

Reports: Padres add to rotation again, landing Joe Musgrove

The San Diego Padres continued to acquire front-line starting pitching from the trade market, landing Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Joe Musgrove ...

Manila acquires COVID-19 vaccine refrigeration units

CALOOCAN CITY, Jan. 19 (PIA) --The Manila City government on Monday, January 18, received nine COVID-19 vaccine refrigeration units in ...

WHO chief warns against COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Geneva [Switzerland], January 19 (ANI): As several countries have rolled out coronavirus vaccines, World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom ...

U.S. COVID-19 cases top 24 mln two days from new administration

© Provided by Xinhua | &-- It took the United States 304 days to reach 12 million COVID-19 cases, and ...

CF Montreal adds D Kiki Struna in trade with Houston

Not long after establishing their new identity, CF Montreal added a new defender in a trade with the Houston Dynamo ...

Russia court jails Navalny for 30 days

Moscow [Russia], January 19 (ANI): Russia's leading opposition figure and chief Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny has called on his supporters ...

Bangladesh to get 2 million Covishield doses from India

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 19 (ANI): Bangladesh will receive 2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine 'Covishield' as a gift from India ...

Should Social Media Platforms Lose Legal Protection

The decision by social media giants to police more content, along with banning U.S. President Donald Trump and some of ...

Champion Pogacar brushes off Tour de France sceptics

Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar played down his sensational time-trial performance that clinched him last year's title, describing it ...

Terror module busted in J-K, two JeM operatives held

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 19 (ANI): Jammu Police on Monday busted a terror module by arresting two valley-based ...

India will only succeed when it is an Atmanirbhar Bharat

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): India will succeed only when it is an Atmanirbhar Bharat, said External Affairs Minister ...

'EU needs to speed up mass COVID vaccination process'

Brussels [Belgium], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): The European Union needs to accelerate the process of mass vaccination against the novel coronavirus, ...

'Govt working for balanced development of J-K, says LG

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 19 (ANI): Delegations from various parts of Kashmir called on Lieutenant Governor (LG) Manoj ...

New discovery in breast cancer treatment

Adelaide [Australia], January 19 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Adelaide have found new evidence about the positive role of ...

WHO, China could have acted faster on pandemic - experts

The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response says WHO could have acted faster to prevent a disaster during the ...

Top 4, not title race, the priority for Lampard at Chelsea

Frank Lampard believes Chelsea's priority is to get back into the Premier League top four after a barren run rather ...

Forests go into growth 'overdrive' to recover from drought - new study

One in 12 people could face severe drought every year by 2100, according to a recent study. And water stored ...

US' Indo-Pacific region strategy will not affect Russia tie

Moscow [Russia], January 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The freshly-declassified US strategic framework for the Indo-Pacific region will not hamper the special partnership ...

Ozil adds spice to German minister's trip to Turkey

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas tried his diplomatic best on Monday to sidestep the delicate issue of German international Mesut ...

Root thanks England's lone fan for devoted support

A lone England cricket fan who waited 10 months in Sri Lanka to watch his team play had an unexpected ...

Davis Cup Finals lengthened to reduce 'burden on players'

The Davis Cup Finals will be expanded to an 11-day event starting this year, and could be held across three ...

Australian rugby boss suggests hosting 'mini World Cup' in 2021

Rugby Australia chairperson Hamish McLennan has brought up the idea of his country hosting a "mini World Cup" in July."We ...

Leicester have to plan for life after Vardy, admits Rodgers

Leicester have to start planning for life without Jamie Vardy, manager Brendan Rodgers admitted on Monday, but he believes the ...

Morne Steyn hints at Springbok ambitions: I never ruled myself out

Bulls pivot Morne Steyn seemingly wants to use his duel with Elton Jantjies this weekend as a reminder to the ...

How a spotlight-shy CEO took over a $51bn auto empire

The market debut of Stellantis, the group formed by the Italian-American and French auto manufacturers, is a coming-out party for ...

Navalny urges Russians to 'take to the streets' over jailing

A court sitting on Monday ordered Alexei Navalny to remain in custody for 30 days.Navalny was swooped as he returned ...

Krisp gets R25m to complete sequencing of 10 000 SARS-CoV-2 genomes

The funding to the KwaZulu-Natal Research and Informatics Sequencing Platform (Krisp) will be used to understand the spread of Covid-19 ...

Neville steps down as head coach of England team

London [UK], January 18 (ANI): Phil Neville has stepped down as head coach of England women's football with immediate effect ...

Bhutan to receive Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine from India

Thimphu [Bhutan], January 18 (ANI): Bhutan Prime Minister Lotay Tshering on Monday announced that Thimphu will receive Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine from ...

FIH Hockey Pro League will be perfect test: Sreejesh

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 18 (ANI): On this day last year, the Indian men's hockey side had made a sensational ...

Security was a concern before coming to Pakistan: de Kock

Karachi [Pakistan], January 18 (ANI): South Africa skipper Quinton de Kock has admitted that security was a point of concern ...

72 players under strict quarantine ahead of Australian Open

The number of players under a strict quarantine ahead of the Australian Open has grown to 72 after another person ...

Kaley Cuoco pays tribute to her dog after his death

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI): Hollywood actor Kaley Cuoco opened up to her followers about the death of her pet ...

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U.S. stocks take a dip on recent economic data

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks sank on Monday as reality started to seep in that the economy is ...

Apple reportedly planning to replace Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

WASHINGTON, DC - Tech giant, Apple might finally be getting rid of Touch Bar from its next rendition of the ...

Chinese stocks trend higher on improving economy

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in mainland China and Hong Kong advanced on Monday on news that the world's second-largest ...

Owner of pharmacy conglomerate gets 18 years for defrauding TRICARE

A U.S. businessman, a giant in the pharmaceutical industry, is to be jailed for eighteen years and will have to ...

Irish exports increased by 17 percent in November

DUBLIN, Ireland - A major increase in the export of medical and pharmaceutical products has boosted Ireland's balance of trade. ...

Orders for Nissan Magnite vehicles in India stands at 35,000

BANGALORE, India - Following an earlier report of 36 units of the Nissan Magnite being delivered on a single day ...

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