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New Zealand announces further help for tsunami-hit Tonga

© Provided by Xinhua New Zealand announces additional humanitarian funding for Tonga to help it recover from the impact of ...


'It's tough group though': Aaron Finch on Australia's Super 12 fixtures in T20 WC 2022

Melbourne [Australia], January 21 (ANI): Australia white-ball skipper Aaron Finch feels Group 1 of the ICC men's T20 World Cup ...


Ernie Els on top after first round of Champions season

South Africa's Ernie Els fired an eagle en route to an 8-under-par 64 and grabbed a one-stroke lead after the ...


UN official says ready to assist Tonga following volcanic eruptions

© Provided by Xinhua The United Nations is on standby with teams and emergency supplies to assist Tonga, and the ...


Patrick Cantlay shares first-round lead at American Express

Reigning FedEx Cup champion Patrick Cantlay and PGA Tour rookie Lee Hodges shot matching rounds of 10-under-par 62 on Thursday ...


ICC Men's T20 WC 2022: India to lock horns with Pakistan at MCG on Oct 23

Melbourne [Australia], January 21 (ANI): The schedule for the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 was announced on Friday. The ...


ICC Men's T20 WC 2022: India to lock horns against Pak at MCG on Oct 23

Melbourne [Australia], January 21 (ANI): The schedule for the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 was announced on Friday. The ...


Play my best cricket when things are kept simple, says Brandon King

Kingston [Jamaica], January 20 (ANI): West Indies batter Brandon King feels that he should make the most of the opportunity ...


Rohit, Rishabh Pant and Ashwin named in ICC Men's Test Team of 2021

Dubai [UAE], January 20 (ANI): Three Indians -- Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, and Ravichandran Ashwin have been named in ICC ...


International Aid Starts to Arrive in Tsunami-Hit Tonga

SYDNEY - An aid flight landed in Tonga on Thursday, the first since an undersea volcano triggered devastating tsunami waves. ...


West slams China over 'sham' election results in Hong Kong: Report

Beijing [China], January 20 (ANI): The Western democracies, including the United States and the United Kingdom, have expressed concern over ...


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Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

Five family adults jailed for sexually abusing, assaulting their kids

DUBLIN, Ireland - A father and mother who sexually molested their children and permitted them to be raped and abused ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

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Army lays landmines along with oil, gas pipelines in Shan State: SHRF

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to the Shan Human Rights Foundation (SHRF), the junta recently planted landmines across oil and ...

Typhoon Odette disrupts school life for more than 12 million students

MANILA, Philippines - Schools in the Philippines impacted by Typhoon Odette are receiving plenty of support from across the nation ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Seeking money for programming, Netflix raises monthly price to $15.49

LOS ANGELES, California: Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price from $13.99 to $15.49 per month in the United States. ...

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Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...


ASX slides more than two percent as Asian shares generally dive

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia fell almost across-the-board on Friday, with the biggest loser the ASX.The Australian All ...


Rising UK food costs pushing inflation to 30-year high

LONDON, England: Consumer prices in the UK have risen at their fastest rate in nearly 30 years, but experts warn ...


Ford, ADT launch antitheft technology for vehicles

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. and ADT, through a new joint venture called Canopy, are introducing two new vehicle security ...


Dow Jones falls 313 points as U.S. stock markets continue to correct

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as the recent sell-off continued on Wall ...


Sotheby's asking $4 to $6.8 million for 555.55-carat black diamond

DUBAI, UAE: Auction house Sotheby's Dubai will sell a black 555.55-carat diamond believed to be from outer space, known as ...


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