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Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...

US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

US acts to reduce risks from space debris

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 4-0 last week to enforce new rules to address the issue of ...

Prosecutors to decide on charging actor Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico: New Mexico district attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies has said that actor Alec Baldwin and up to four others ...

US again returning money to victims of Bernie Madoff, 88% recovered

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that after nearly 14 years, the victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi ...

After sanctions, Russia says will build own aircraft, not rely on west

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's state-owned engineering firm Rostec has said that the country's aviation industry will continue operating without the West, ...

US claims American-JetBlue alliance is anti-competitive

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The U.S. Justice Department has asked a Boston judge to force American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to scrap ...

Abortion regardless of marital status legalized by India's top court

NEW DELHI, India: In a decision widely hailed by women's rights activists, India's top court upheld the right of a ...

Another delay for US moon rocket as hurricane approaches Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: NASA has announced that it will roll its giant moon rocket, the Space Launch System, off its ...

Boarding up windows, stacking sandbags as hurricane nears Florida

MIAMI, Florida: As Hurricane Ian crashes across the Caribbean, bringing high winds and torrential rains, Florida residents are scrambling to ...

After Roger Waters urges end to support for Ukraine, concert canceled

KRAKOW, Poland: Organizers said an April Roger Waters concert planned in Krakow, Poland, has been canceled due to Waters' support ...

Israeli forces in West Bank given green light to use drones for assassinations

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Israeli army has approved using drones to carry out assassinations in the West Bank.The extraordinary ...

China stuck in middle-income trap, distrust in its tech companies major cause

Beijing [China], October 4 (ANI): China's rights abuses and bad reputation of its tech companies have resulted in creating a ...

India calls for urgent end to Iraq's political impasse

New York [US], October 4 (ANI): India on Tuesday called for an "urgent" end to the political deadlock in Iraq ...

No sign of China preparing to invade Taiwan ex-CIA officer

The former senior intelligence officer argued that such actions would be impossible to missTo prepare for a military operation against ...

Russia fully committed to UN consensus on nuclear war

Atomic conflict should never be fought, Moscow's nonproliferation envoy tells the UN General AssemblyMoscow maintains that a war between nuclear-armed ...

Russian ace Kasatkina fires past Raducanu

Daria Kasatkina sent the British star packing at the Ostrava OpenDaria Kasatkina, Russia's top-ranked female tennis player, is through to ...

Turkish Journalist Groups Slam Bill to Fight Disinformation

ANKARA - Turkish journalists groups on Tuesday protested a draft law the government says is aimed at combating fake news ...

Gloria Gangte appointed as Indian High Commissioner to Malta

New Delhi [India], October 4 (ANI): Senior IFS officer Gloria Gangte has been appointed as the Indian High Commissioner to ...

Akhil Rabindra Finishes 8th in the European GT4 season drivers' standings

Barcelona [Spain], October 4 (ANI): Bengaluru-born 26-year-old Akhil Rabindra, the only Indian on the European GT4 Series Grid, finished the ...

UN launches USD 816 million appeal for Pakistan flood aid

Geneva [Switzerland], October 4 (ANI): The United Nations on Tuesday launched the revised flash appeal of USD 816 million to ...

ATP roundup: David Goffin stuns No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz

Belgium's David Goffin stunned World No. 1 and top seed Carlos Alcaraz of Spain 7-5, 6-3 on Tuesday in the ...

Historic MoU signed to launch India's Rupay debit card in Oman

Muscat [Oman], October 4 (ANI): National Payments Corporation of India and Central Bank Of Oman on Tuesday signed a historic ...

CCP's upcoming National Congress to seek answers to challenges facing China

Beijing [China], October 4 (ANI): At the upcoming 20th National Congress, the Chinese regime led by Xi Jinping will look ...

CCI approves Sony-Zee merger with certain modifications

New Delhi [India], October 4 (ANI): The Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Tuesday said it had granted approval to ...

Rs 26,000 crore to be spent on setting up 25,000 mobile towers

New Delhi [India], October 4 (ANI): With an objective to ensure connectivity to every corner of the country, the government ...

EU leaders to discuss Ukraine, energy, economy in Prague summit

© Provided by Xinhua On Friday, the leaders of the EU member states are set to discuss the Russia-Ukraine conflict, ...

3 scientists share 2022 Nobel Prize for quantum physics

© Provided by Xinhua The awards were given for the three scientists' "experiments with entangled photons, establishing the violation of ...

Endangerment of nuclear facilities may have catastrophic consequences: PM Modi to Zelenskyy

New Delhi [India], October 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a phone call with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Tuesday ...

3rd T20I, Indore: India opt to bowl; Virat, Rahul rested

Indore (Madhya Pradesh)[India], October 4 (ANI): India's captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl first against South ...

Dementia: WHO gives blueprint for research on 7th leading cause of death

Geneva [Switzerland], October 4 (ANI): The World Health Organistaion (WHO) on Tuesday announced the development of a blueprint for dementia ...

3rd ODI, Indore: India opt to bowl; Virat, Rahul rested

Indore (Madhya Pradesh)[India], October 4 (ANI): India's captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl first against South ...

Wisconsin to pay Paul Chryst reduced $11M buyout

Wisconsin plans to pay fired coach Paul Chryst a buyout of $11 million, well short of the $20 million remaining ...

Angela Merkel Wins UNHCR Nansen Award for Protecting Syrian Refugees

GENEVA - Former German chancellor Angela Merkel has won the prestigious Nansen Award from the U.N. refugee agency, for providing ...

UN Raises Appeal for Flood-Hit Pakistan to Address Hunger, Health

Islamabad - The United Nations dramatically hiked its lifesaving appeal Tuesday to help Pakistan, where erratic rains and a combination ...

US' justification of F-16 to Pakistan shallow and dangerous: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 4 (ANI): United States' double standards stand exposed with its "weakest diplomatic" justification for the "dangerous" F-16 ...

India's young hockey sensation Mumtaz receives FIH's Rising Star of Year 2021-22 award

Lausanne [Switzerland], October 4 (ANI): The International Hockey Federation (FIH) conferred India's young sensation, Mumtaz Khan, with the FIH Rising ...

US Health Agency Ends Country-Specific COVID Travel Notices

Washington - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Monday it had ended its COVID-19 country travel health ...

Shotgun World Championship 2022: Areeba Khan does India proud, wins silver in women's junior skeet

Osijek [Croatia], October 4 (ANI): At the 2022 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Championship, which was held on ...

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Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...

Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...

U.S. stocks kick October off with major rally

NEW YORK, New York - A correction in bond yields saw a surge in stocks Monday. The 10-year U.S. treasury ...

Lego closes stores in Russia, being reopened under name World of Cubes

MOSCOW, Russia: After Danish toy maker Lego exited Russia due to Moscow's February invasion of Ukraine, 65 of its stores ...

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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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