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Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

French urged to conserve energy use to prepare for winter

PARIS, France: Amidst shortages and soaring prices caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine and subsequent supply cuts, the heads of ...

At this week's G7 meeting, imports of Russian gold to be banned

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the latest in a series of sanctions aimed at further isolating Russia economically over its invasion of ...

Myanmar military thwarts weapon transporting by PDF fighters

MAGWAY, Myanmar - At least eight resistance fighters were killed on Wednesday when junta troops intercepted a truck they were ...

Shanghai Beijing say life returning to normal after Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: As Shanghai reports no new cases of Covid for the first time in two months, Shanghai's top communist ...

To counter Chinese, US, Japan, Australia, UK create Pacific group

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House has reported that the U.S., Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the UK have created an ...

U.S. Armed Services Committee backs Biden's record defense budget

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee has backed President Joe Biden's proposal to increase spending for ...

Pay dispute forces British Airways' staff to OK strike vote

LONDON, England: British Airways' staff at London's Heathrow airport has voted to strike due to pay disputes. Amidst an already ...

UK offers to help Ukraine clear mines, export grain

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said this week that in order to move millions of tonnes of grain ...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi moved to military junta in country's capital

YANGON, Myanmar: Myanmar's military authorities have transferred deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to a prison in the capital Naypyitaw ...

Moslem protesters in Maldives disrupt International Day of Yoga event

MALDIVES, Male: Police used tear gas and pepper spray this week to control a crowd who disrupted a yoga event ...

S. Korea send satellite into orbit on successful rocket launch

SEOUL, South Korea: After a first test launch failed last year, this week officials said South Korea's second test launch ...

Thailand supports multilateralism, Global Development Initiative

© Provided by Xinhua "Instead of resorting to unilateralism and protectionism, we should all join hands to foster global development ...

Nadda likely to reach Hyderabad today, BJP plans mega roadshow

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 1 (ANI): With Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) holding the National Executive meeting in Hyderabad this weekend, ...

Afghanistan: Homeless crisis puts hundreds of thousands of families at risk

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 1 (ANI): In Afghanistan, nearly 500,000 families may soon become homeless as a result of the increasing ...

USC, UCLA jumping to Big Ten in 2024

Southern California and UCLA are leaving the Pac-12 for the Big Ten in 2024, a bombshell move that stunned the ...

Vaccines, FTAs help boost Cambodia's economic recovery: World Bank

© Provided by Xinhua Cambodia's total exports rose 34.5 percent year-on-year during the January-May period this year, and traditional growth ...

Karot Hydropower Plant put into full commercial operation in Pakistan

© Provided by Xinhua Located 55 km away from Islamabad, the Karot Hydropower Plant is constructed by the China Three ...

The most German places in modern St. Petersburg

Germans used to be the second largest ethnic group in St. Petersburg after the Russians. And there are still many ...

US assistant secretary in Pakistan to discuss issues of Dawood Ibrahim

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): US Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, ...

WHO: COVID-19 Cases Rising Nearly Everywhere Around World

Geneva - The number of new coronavirus cases rose by 18% in the last week, with more than 4.1 million ...

US, Taliban Agree to Continue Talks

ISLAMABAD - The United States and Afghanistan's ruling Taliban concluded a two-day meeting in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, the first in-person ...

Seven Killed in Sudan as Protesters Rally on Uprising Anniversary

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Seven protesters were shot to death in Sudan on Thursday, medics said, as large crowds took to ...

PUBG Mobile announces 2022 events with combined $7M prize pool

PUBG Mobile will return to the esports stage later this year with two events featuring a combined prize pool of ...

Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsitsipas reach third round of Wimbledon

Second-seeded Rafael Nadal lost a set Thursday but continued on to a 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win over Ricardas Berankis ...

Freddie Freeman's former agent defends 'integrity and honesty'

In the latest twist to the saga surrounding Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Freddie Freeman, the five-time All-Star's former agent ...

Six Killed in Sudan as Protesters Rally on Uprising Anniversary

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Six protesters were shot and killed in Sudan on Thursday, medics said, as large crowds took to ...

Kiev's actions in Donbass amount to crimes against humanity Putin

Russia's president said Ukraine had subjected the Donbass republics to ?genocide?Kiev's actions against the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics amount ...

Could more online learning help fix Australia's teacher shortage?

On Thursday, thousands of teachers went on strike in New South Wales, over pay and "unsustainable" workloads.This co ...

Is Australia in the firing line of a new Chinese campaign against the US?

How can Australia navigate the tough and dangerous strategic environment in Asia today with America and China competing to be ...

Taliban Hold Islamic Scholars' Huddle to Show Strength, Legitimacy

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan's Islamist Taliban arranged Thursday a men-only conference of about 3,500 mostly clerics and tribal elders from across ...

Weekend Preview: Road America

In an intriguing race last Sunday at Nashville Superspeedway, Chase Elliott became the fifth two-time winner in the NASCAR Cup ...

Pakistan jacks up petrol price by PKR 14.84 per litre

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 1 (ANI): The prices of petrol in Pakistan have again risen by PKR (Pakistani rupee) 14.84 per ...

Ketanji Brown Jackson becomes first black woman to join US Supreme Court bench

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): Ketanji Brown Jackson Thursday was sworn in as an associate justice of the US Supreme ...

Legendary pop group ABBA re-unite after 40 years, watch the stars 'hail a cab'

London [UK], July 1 (ANI): Fans around the world were in for an incredible surprise when the members of the ...

NATO Ends Summit with Strengthened Posture Against Russia, China

Madrid - NATO leaders concluded their three-day meeting in Madrid Thursday with the Western security alliance strengthening its defense against ...

Iran FM calls nuke talks in Doha "positive"

© Provided by Xinhua A deal on reviving the 2015 Iranian nuclear pact is possible if the U.S. "acts realistically," ...

Diplomats: Iran Making New Demands in Nuclear Talks

united nations - A day after indirect talks between the United States and Iran on a return to the 2015 ...

Nigerian Experts Praise Trans-Saharan Gas Pipeline Project

Abuja, Nigeria - As Europe seeks to wean itself off Russian natural gas, Algeria, Niger, and Nigeria have revived a ...

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Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

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