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Independent WHO Panel to Investigate Global COVID-19 Response

The World Health Organization is launching an independent investigation into the global response to the coronavirus pandemic after some countries ...

US Reports Record Number of Daily Coronavirus Cases

The U.S. reported more than 64,000 cases of the coronavirus Thursday, a record high number, overwhelming intensive care units in ...

On this day in 2019, New Zealand ended India's World Cup campaign

New Delhi [India], July 10 (ANI): On this day in 2019, New Zealand ended India's campaign at the ICC Men's ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, July 10

A healthcare worker wheels a stretcher into the emergency room at Lenox Health Greenwich Village during the COVID-19 pandemic in ...

Hadwin starts strong at Workday Charity Open

Adam Hadwin is the clubhouse leader at 6-under 66 on Thursday as the Workday Charity Open kicked off at Dublin, ...

Pauses in the busy lives of migrant Indian women can make a big difference

Women manage many overlapping responsibilities in both public and private spheres. Their busy routines leave them with just a little ...

WHO Launches Independent Pandemic Response Evaluation Panel

The World Health Organization Thursday named former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark and former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf ...

Test delivery of the day? It came from a 66-year-old

, almost indisputably one of the world's premier commentators - as popular on his regular South African visits as those ...

New Zealand Cricket clarifies that it hasn't offered to host IPL

Auckland [New Zealand], July 9 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has clarified that it has not offered to host the ...

Blues name strong line-up for Crusaders blockbuster

The told the Blues' official website."The Crusaders are the benchmark in New Zealand rugby, so we are under no illusion ...

Trump criticised for his moves to pull US out of WHO

Washington [USA], July 9 (ANI): President Donald Trump's decision to formally withdraw from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and to ...

Weekend teams | Super Rugby Aotearoa - Round 5

All the dates, match-ups, venues, SA kick-off times and line-ups for Round 3 of the 2020 Super Rugby Aotearoa tournament.CRUSADERS ...

Trump's withdrawal of U.S. from WHO provokes criticism at home

Photo taken on July 7, 2020 shows the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., the United States. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)"Act of true ...

Sophie Devine named permanent New Zealand skipper

Auckland [New Zealand], July 9 (ANI): Sophie Devine on Thursday was confirmed as New Zealand's captain with Amy Satterthwaite being ...

Asia Cup T20 tournament cancelled, says Sourav Ganguly

India's cricket chief Sourav Ganguly said Wednesday the Asia Cup Twenty20 tournament has been called off amid the coronavirus pandemic.The ...

South Africa re-appoints Hilton Moreeng as women's team head coach

Cape Town [South Africa], July 8 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Wednesday announced the re-appointment of Hilton Moreeng as ...

US Formally Starts Withdrawal From WHO

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump has formally started the withdrawal of the United States from the World Health Organization, ...

The Merits of Medicare for All Have Been Proven by This Pandemic

The horror of the coronavirus pandemic proves that progressives have been justified in demanding a single-payer health care system.By Sonali ...

Roundup: New COVID-19 cases in India, Japan's Tokyo hit record high

HONG KONG, July 10 (Xinhua) -- The COVID-19 cases surged in South Asia on Friday as India reported the record ...

Xinhua summary of Asia-Pacific stocks news at 1100 GMT, July 10

BEIJING -- Chinese stocks closed lower on Friday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 1.95 percent at 3,383.32 points. ...

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Asian shares end week with a tumble, Hong Kong leads the way

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Hong Kong fell sharply on Friday, dragging the rest of the region lower as well.The ...

The Asia Pacific region leads global 5G adoption

SHANGHAI, China July 9 (Xinhua) -- The Asia Pacific region is leading the world's 5G adoption, said John Hoffman, CEO ...

Mixed performance on Wall Street as Covid-19 unnerves investors

NEW YORK, New York - With new coronavirus cases topping 60,000 in the U.S. a day earlier, industrial stocks in ...

Interceptor 650 becomes second-bestselling two-wheeler in UK

CHENNAI, India - Chennai-based motorcycle manufacturer Royal Enfield launched the 650 Twins, Interceptor and Continental GT back in 2018 at ...

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor confident of Philippines economy

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (PIA) -- Despite the global economic recession brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippine economy remains ...

Companies engagement in advancing social equality sincere

In the past month, there's been an outpouring of support for Black Lives Matter from America's largest corporations.You might have ...

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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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