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After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...

Take trains, not flights, French parliament to tell travelers

PARIS, France: French lawmakers are expected to approve a ban on any domestic flight that can be covered by train ...

NASA awaits software update before Mars helicopter takes off

ORLANDO, Florida: A software problem has caused NASA to delay the first helicopter flight on Mars.When Perseverance, the Mars rover, ...

U.S. deepens ties with Taiwan following Chinese threats

BEIJING, China: Following increasing Chinese military activity around Taiwan, the U.S. State Department has announced it would deepen relations with ...

Investigation underway into mass shooting near Indianapolis Airport

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana - At least eight people, including 2 teenagers, have been shot dead by a lone gunman at a ...

Covid surges in Brazil, France stops flights to the country

PARIS, France: As Brazil has been hit hard by a coronavirus variant, France will temporarily halt all flights to and ...

Russia says newly arrived U.S. warships should remain clear of Crimea

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia has called upon the United States to keep its naval ships from approaching the Crimea, saying U.S. ...

Covid precautions to be followed for Ramadan among Indonesian Muslims

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Social distancing is the rule for Muslims in Indonesia during this year's Ramadan holiday.At the start of prayers ...

No Sweets: For Syrian Refugees in Lebanon, a Tough Ramadan

BHANNINE, LEBANON - It was messy and hectic in Aisha al-Abed's kitchen, as the first day of Ramadan often is. ...

Here's why some people are hungry all the time

London [UK], April 18 (ANI): Wondering why you end up feeling hungry all the time? A recent study has got ...

Iran: Magnitude 5.8 quake strikes off Bandar-e Genaveh

Tehran [Iran], April 18 (ANI): The United States Geological Survey (USGS) on Sunday reported an earthquake with a magnitude of ...

Boucher takes responsibility for SA's loss versus Pak

Centurion [South Africa], April 18 (ANI): South Africa head coach Mark Boucher has taken full responsibility for his side's loss ...

On this day: Miandad stunned India

New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): It was on this date, 35 years ago, when former Pakistan batsman Javed Miandad ...

Protecting our oceans means protecting our future: Rohit

New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma is continuously taking up the causes related to nature ...

Trey Mancini, Orioles try to complete sweep of Rangers

Baltimore Orioles first baseman Trey Mancini's remarkable comeback story added another chapter on Saturday night. Mancini, who sat out all ...

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa says 'fight still on' to fix broken economy

Zimbabwe's economy is plagued with annual inflation of 241% and chronic foreign-currency shortages.President Emmerson Mnangagwa says fixing the economy will ...

Paris Hilton reveals sex tape experience gave her PTSD

Washington [US] April 18 (ANI): American media personality Paris Hilton opened up about her infamous sex tape in a chat ...

Target Olympic podium Mirabai: Rijiju congratulates

New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju on Sunday ...

Black Rob, rapper and former 'Bad Boy' artist passes away

Washington [US] April 18 (ANI): Black Rob, the New York City rapper formerly part of Sean 'Diddy' Combs' 'Bad Boy' ...

Chad's President Poised to Extend his 30 Years in Power

Partial provisional results in Chad's April 11 election released Saturday show President Idriss Deby leading and appearing to be headed ...

Frits Veerman, man who exposed Pak's nuclear smuggling

Islamabad [Pakistan], April 18 (ANI): Frits Veerman, a professional photographer in Amsterdam, was one of the first to ring warning ...

Lydia Ko (-28) wins Lotte Championship by seven strokes

Lydia Ko shot a final-round 65 on Saturday to cruise to a seven-shot victory at the Lotte Championship in Kapolei, ...

I owe so much to him: V Anand remembers his late father

New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): Chess maestro Viswanathan Anand on Sunday paid a heartfelt tribute to his father K ...

Religious party TLP fuels anti-France violence in Pakistan

Paris [France], April 18 (ANI): Religious party Tehreek-e-Labbaik (TLP) played a major role in fomenting this week's anti-French protests in ...

Taiwan welcomes US-Japan commitment to stability

Taipei [Taiwan], April 18 (ANI): In what could be called another massive setback to China, Taiwan has welcomed a joint ...

UK, EU condemn sentencing of Hong Kong activists

London [UK], April 18 (ANI): The United Kingdom and the European Union condemned the decision to sentence publishing tycoon Jimmy ...

Researchers find new amphibious centipede species

Tokyo [Japan], April 18 (ANI): A new species of large, tropical centipede of genus Scolopendra has been discovered by researchers ...

SP9RK1E leads Fuel past Gladiators in Overwatch Week 1

The second day of play in the Western Region of the Overwatch League saw the Dallas Fuel, Florida Mayhem and ...

US, China agree to work together to tackle climate crisis

Washington DC [US], April 18 (ANI): China and the United States have agreed to cooperate on the issue of climate ...

Stewart Cink maintains lead, seeks third title at RBC Heritage

Stewart Cink woke up Saturday with a five-stroke lead at the RBC Heritage and maintained that margin with a 2-under ...

Sri Lanka may impose restrictions on overseas returnees

By Sri Lanka May Impose Restrictions On Overseas ReturneesColombo [Sri Lanka], April 18 (ANI): Due to a surge in Covid-19 ...

Outdoor mask-wearing no longer required in Israel

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 18 (ANI): Amid a drop in COVID-19 infection rates in Israel, the country's Health Ministry has ...

Italy's Salvini to Stand Trial for 2019 Migrant Standoff

ROME - A judge on Saturday ordered former Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini to stand trial on kidnapping charges for ...

Reapered joins 100 Thieves LCS team as head coach

Veteran League of Legends coach Han-gyu "Reapered" Bok was named the head coach of the 100 Thieves LCS team on ...

John Hunter Nemechek leads KBM 1-2-4 finish at Richmond

John Hunter Nemechek earned his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in the last four races and had to ...

IAEA confirms Iran started enriching Uranium up to 60 pc

Vienna [Austria], April 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed that Iran started enriching uranium up to ...

Alabama spring game draws biggest crowd in COVID-19 era

An announced crowd of 47,218 attended Alabama's spring football game on Saturday, making it the biggest crowd at a sporting ...

US Deports Woman Who Lied About Role in Rwandan Genocide

CONCORD, N.H. - A woman who served a 10-year sentence in U.S. prison for lying about her role in the ...

Uganda Says US Travel Limits Imposed Without Basis

KAMPALA, UGANDA - The U.S. is imposing visa restrictions on some Ugandan government officials for what it calls the undermining ...

'US could take more action concerning Taiwan's defence'

Taipei [Taiwan], April 18 (ANI): After the first US-Japan in-person summit in Washington on Friday, Taiwanese foreign policy experts have ...

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Brexit trade agreement on track for approval by European Parliament

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Committees of the European Parliament handling relations with Britain have approved the EU-UK post-Brexit trade and cooperation deal, ...

After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...

Take trains, not flights, French parliament to tell travelers

PARIS, France: French lawmakers are expected to approve a ban on any domestic flight that can be covered by train ...

NASA awaits software update before Mars helicopter takes off

ORLANDO, Florida: A software problem has caused NASA to delay the first helicopter flight on Mars.When Perseverance, the Mars rover, ...

U.S. deepens ties with Taiwan following Chinese threats

BEIJING, China: Following increasing Chinese military activity around Taiwan, the U.S. State Department has announced it would deepen relations with ...

Investigation underway into mass shooting near Indianapolis Airport

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana - At least eight people, including 2 teenagers, have been shot dead by a lone gunman at a ...

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