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Ex-military ruler Musharraf dies in Dubai after prolonged illness

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf died in a Dubai hospital on Sunday at the age of ...

Up to 2,000 Israelis to be housed in new town on Gaza border

JERUSALEM - Israel on Sunday announced plans to build a new town on the Gaza border .The town, temporarily named ...

US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

CHICAGO, Illinois: After an ice storm ravaged states from Texas to West Virginia, this week, airlines canceled over 1,800 flights ...

Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...

Courts declare New Jersey anti-gun law cannot be enforced

TRENTON, New Jersey: A federal judge has blocked a New Jersey law allowing the state's attorney-general to sue gun manufacturers ...

US ending Covid emergency programs on May 11

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration said this week that it will end US COVID-19 emergency declarations on 11th May, nearly ...

After 11,000 US flights disrupted, FAA updates its computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a letter to lawmakers last week, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said it had put in ...

Washington ends export licenses for supplying China's Huawei

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has stopped issuing export licenses to US companies seeking to ship most items to China's ...

U.S. warned NATO expansionism would cross Russian tripwires

Nearly a year in, the war in Ukraine has cost tens of thousands of lives and brought the world to ...

After Biden tapped US oil reserves, House passes bill to end such uses

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that limits the ability of US Energy Secretary Jennifer ...

US says Russian businessman traded on illegal information

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Russian businessman Vladislav Klyushin, who has ties to the Kremlin, has been accused of making tens of millions ...

NATO, Japan look to closer tires due to China, Russia concerns

TOKYO, Japan: In light of a tense security environment following Russia's invasion of Ukraine and Moscow's growing military cooperation with ...

Texas advises energy companies to prepare for winter ice storm

DALLAS, Texas: Oil and gas pipeline operators are preparing to stockpile equipment following severe weather forecasts for the next few ...

TikTok CEO to appear before US Congress to discuss security concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: As US lawmakers investigate the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok, its Chief Executive, Shou Zi Chew, has confirmed that ...

Azerbaijan blames Iran for fatal Tehran embassy attack

TEHRAN, Iran: A gunman this week stormed the Azerbaijan Embassy in the Iranian capital, Tehran, and killed its security chief ...

Another Biden household searched for classified documents

WASHINGTON, DC - FBI agents on Wednesday searched for classified documents at U.S. President Joe Biden's vacation retreat in the ...

Leonard Peltier Remembered on Monday

February 6 is the Global Day of Solidarity with Leonard Peltier, a Native American activist who has been imprisoned for ...

Three surprising reasons human actions threaten endangered primates

Monkeys, apes and lemurs are cute, familiar and lovable. But an estimated 60% of all primate species are listed as ...

Curious Kids: why do I feel happier when the sun is out?

Why do I feel happier when the sun is out? - Mabli, aged 13, Barry, WalesThat is exactly the same ...

Pope Francis to travel to India next year

Rome [Italy], February 6 (ANI): Pope Francis, on Sunday, said that he is planning to visit India next year and ...

Norway Proposes $7 Billion in Aid for Ukraine

Norway's prime minister proposed Monday a $7.3 billion aid package for Ukraine, the latest show of support from Ukraine's European ...

Powerful Earthquake Kills More Than 1,500 in Turkey, Syria

A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake early Monday killed more than 1,500 people in Turkey and Syria and set off a search ...

Double-engine govt has made Karnataka first choice of investors: PM Modi after launching HAL's Helicopter Factory

Tumakuru (Karnataka) [India], February 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the Helicopter Factory of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited ...

Timeline: Major Deadly Earthquakes in the Past Two Decades

Some of the world's most deadly earthquakes in the past two decades are listed below, after a 7.8 magnitude quake ...

Shehbaz Sharif flexes "nuclear" muscle, says India cannot see Pakistan with "evil eye"

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 6 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif claimed that India would not be able to cast an ...

India Energy Week: ONGC recreates offshore platform at its pavilion

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 6 (ANI): Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) on Monday recreated an offshore platform, which is ...

Double-burner solar cooktop a green, effective solution for cooking needs: Petroleum Minister Hardeep Puri

Bengaluru (Karnataka)[India], February 6 (ANI): Petroleum Minister Hardeep Puri on Monday said a double-burner solar cooktop which can provide green, ...

Manraj Singh, Rakshitha Sree S to lead Indian contingent at Dutch and German junior tournaments

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): India's no. 33 men's singles shuttler Manraj Singh and women's singles shuttler Rakshitha Sree ...

Turkey calls on international community to help, PM Modi leads world leaders to condole loss of lives

Ankara [Istanbul], February 6 (ANI): As condolences poured in from world leaders after a deadly earthquake shook Turkey and Syria ...

North Korea Party Meeting Set to Discuss Urgent Food Issue

Seoul, South Korea - North Korea has scheduled a major political conference to discuss the "urgent task" of improving its ...

Earthquake rattles Turkey: India to send rescue, medical teams to Ankara

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): India on Monday said that it will despatch rescue and medical teams to Turkey ...

WhatsApp released guide to safe and private messaging ahead of Safer Internet Day

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): A day ahead of Safer Internet Day, instant messaging platform WhatsApp is raising awareness ...

The 'Balloon' goes up for China-US relations

Hong Kong, February 6 (ANI): It is ironic that a balloon has so severely deflated relations between China and the ...

Doctor Doom says US dollar reign is ending

A bipolar currency regime is likely to replace the current greenback-based unipolar one, famed economist Nouriel Roubini has predictedThe US ...

China calls balloon incident a setback for ties with US

The attack on the aircraft disrupted the stabilization of bilateral relations, the Chinese Foreign Ministry has saidWashington's decision to shoot ...

5 cattle rescued from smugglers at India-Bangla border in Assam

South Salmara Mankachar (Assam) [India], February 6 (ANI): In a joint operation conducted by South Salmara Mankachar police and BSF ...

Kosovo PM Calls on West Not to Put Pressure Over Serb Entity

PRISTINA, KOSOVO - Kosovar Prime Minister Albin Kurti called on Western powers not to pressure his tiny Balkan country into ...

K'taka: PM Modi flags off Green Mobility Rally in Bengaluru

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday flagged off Green Mobility Rally, in Bengaluru. He ...

In Pro-Putin Serbia, Liberal-Minded Russians Seek a Home

BELGRADE, SERBIA - At a central square in Serbia's capital of Belgrade, dozens of Russians gathered recently to denounce President ...

Powerful Earthquake Kills Hundreds in Turkey, Syria

A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake early Monday has killed more than 500 people in Turkey and northern Syria and set off ...

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US woman sentenced to 13 days in jail after protesting on Red Square

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian state-run TASS news agency has reported that a US woman was detained and fined by a Russian ...

Ex-military ruler Musharraf dies in Dubai after prolonged illness

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf died in a Dubai hospital on Sunday at the age of ...

Up to 2,000 Israelis to be housed in new town on Gaza border

JERUSALEM - Israel on Sunday announced plans to build a new town on the Gaza border .The town, temporarily named ...

US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

CHICAGO, Illinois: After an ice storm ravaged states from Texas to West Virginia, this week, airlines canceled over 1,800 flights ...

Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...

Courts declare New Jersey anti-gun law cannot be enforced

TRENTON, New Jersey: A federal judge has blocked a New Jersey law allowing the state's attorney-general to sue gun manufacturers ...

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