Tue, 22 Sep 2020

Sydney man held in maximum security prison in Egypt over Facebook post

CAIRO, Egypt - A Sydney man is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Tora, Egypt for liking a Facebook ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Gulf opposition fails to deter United States cementing ties with Qatar

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States continues to court it's host country in the Arabian Gulf, despite Qatar being out ...

Dublin lockdown due to very real risk of widespread Covid transmission

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government has taken drastic action to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease Covid-19 in ...

More than 100 million Americans to lose use of WeChat, TikTok apps

The Trump administration issued a sweeping ban Friday that will begin barring downloads and use of the Chinese-owned mobile apps ...

Trump to nominate third justice following Ginsburg's death

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who has been regarded as an iconic champion of women's ...

CEC Sunil Arora stresses on commitment of EMBs for free, fair polls

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora has stressed on the commitment of Election Management ...

US imposes new sanctions on Iran

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): The United States on Monday slapped new sanctions on Iranian officials and entities after its ...

Hyderabad airport resumes direct connections with Qatar, UAE

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], September 22 (ANI): The GMR-led Hyderabad International Airport was re-connected with Qatar in the Gulf region after ...

'Pak spreading imposturous propaganda on India's internal issues'

Geneva [Switzerland], September 21 (ANI): India at the United Nations during the 45th Session of the Human Rights Council on ...

US federal debt to equal GDP by 2020-end: Congressional Budget Office

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The US federal debt is growing so fast under the Dpnald Trump administration that it ...

At UN meet, PM Modi calls for 'reformed multilateralism'

By Reena BhardwajNew York [US], September 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday (local time) addressed the high-level meeting ...

Former standout Nevin dies at 82

Two-time Stanley Cup champion Bob Nevin died Monday. He was 82. The NHL didn't immediately reveal a cause of death. ...

US Imposes Sweeping New Sanctions on Iran

The United States is imposing sweeping new sanctions on Iran to curb Tehran's nuclear, missile, and conventional arms threats after ...

US Stocks Fall as Global Markets Swoon

Wall Street slumped Monday as markets tumbled worldwide on worries about the pandemic's economic pain, though the S&P 500 had ...

There was huge dew, ball was like 'cake of soap': Aaron Finch

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): After securing a 10-run victory over SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batsman Aaron ...

Kane Williamson missed game against RCB due to injury: David Warner

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper David Warner on Tuesday said that New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson ...

Saracens risk losing Rhodes for Racing semi after headbutt citing

Saracens may be without Mike Rhodes for their European Champions Cup semi-final with Racing 92 at the weekend after the ...

Nadal 'number one' French Open favourite, says Djokovic

Rafael Nadal remains "number one favourite" for Roland Garros, rival Novak Djokovic said Monday, despite saying the Spaniard's last-eight exit ...

Why Chadwick Boseman is more of a hero than Hollywood's Black Panther

The public condolences offered for Chadwick Boseman, such as David Sims' piece in The Atlantic, frequently refer to the actor ...

IWF urges UNSC to address atrocities against minorities in Pakistan

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): The Indian World Forum (IWF) has sought immediate intervention of the United Nations Security ...

Djokovic wins fifth Italian Open title for record 36th Masters title

picked up where he left off before his US Open default two weeks ago, winning a fifth Italian Open title ...

Bale 'motivated' to recover for second Spurs debut, says Mourinho

Gareth Bale's desire to play for the "club of his heart" could speed his recovery from a knee injury, Tottenham ...

We wouldn't start playing if we weren't ready, says Arno Botha

Typical of the way the Covid-19 pandemic has played on people's minds, South African rugby's long-awaited return with the Superfan ...

LOL planning for limited fans at worlds

Riot Games is planning to have a limited number of fans in the seats during the closing stage of the ...

Back in the air: Domestic flights in Nepal resume after 7 month halt

Kathmandu [Nepal], September 21 (ANI): The domestic terminal of the Tribhuwan International Airport on Monday bore the "new normal" look ...

UN Marks 75th Anniversary in Atmosphere of New Challenges

NEW YORK CITY - The United Nations marked its 75th anniversary Monday amid a global pandemic and other serious challenges ...

Pogacar slays Jumbo's Goliath to rise above the Tour doubters

As Tadej Pogacar celebrated his 22nd birthday on Monday, a day after becoming the youngest winner of the Tour de ...

Has the skin lightener industry learned from Black Lives Matter?

Black Lives Matter activism has jolted the skin lightener industry. In June, manufacturers of skin lighteners joined other corporations in ...

COVID-19 and HIV: so far it seems the outcome is not what was feared

Based on official figures - which may be somewhat under reported - COVID-19 has not been as devastating in South ...

US-China fight over fishing is really about world domination

China's aggressive, sometimes illegal fishing practices are the latest source of conflict with the United States.China has the world's largest ...

Will Chrystia Freeland lead a feminist post-coronavirus recovery?

With Chrystia Freeland now holding the reins of the ministry of finance and Canada's post-pandemic recovery plan, it's time to ...

Djokovic wins record-breaking title in Rome

Novak Djokovic captured his record-breaking 36th Masters 1000 title on Monday with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Diego Schwartzman in ...

DeChambeau No. 5 in world, No. 2 in Ryder Cup points

Bryson DeChambeau climbed to No. 5 in the official world golf rankings and No. 2 in the points race for ...

Wawrinka splits from coach Magnus Norman

Stan Wawrinka announced on Monday that he was separating from his coach Magnus Norman "by mutual consent", putting an end ...

African players in Europe: Mane, Zaha two-goal stars

SenegaleseSADIO MANE (Liverpool)The Senegal forward tormented Chelsea as he triggered Andreas Christensen's red card and then scored twice in the ...

Rakitic bids farewell to Croatia squad

Croatia international Ivan Rakitic on Monday bid farewell to the national team with whom he reached the final at the ...

Dele Alli must earn his place at Spurs or risk exit

One of Jose Mourinho's top priorities when he became Tottenham boss was to bring back the "real Dele Alli". But ...

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Dow ends down more than 500 points after major falls in Europe and UK

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks fell sharply around the world on Monday, while the U.S. dollar rose sharply.The biggest ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Property owners in Buffalo accused of exposing families to lead poison

BUFFALO, New York A number of companies and individuals renting homes to predominantly impoverished Black communities are being sued for ...

Trump's executive order to ban TikTok heading for the courts

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - TikTok has asked a federal judge in Washington to block the Trump administration from enacting a ban ...

US federal debt to equal GDP by 2020-end: Congressional Budget Office

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The US federal debt is growing so fast under the Dpnald Trump administration that it ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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