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New Zealand's health minister quits over controversies

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Health Minister David Clark resigned Thursday after recent controversies surrounding his handling of the ...

U.S. court orders seizure of gas shipments destined for Venezuela

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. government has filed a forfeiture complaint and warrant against four Iranian vessels travelling to Venezuela ...

45,000 U.S. National Guards members helping in fight against Covid-19

Some 120,000 members of the U.S. National Guard have responded this year to natural disasters - floods in Michigan, wildfires ...

Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

No stopping U.S. military-industrial complex

On June 13, President Donald Trump told the graduating class at West Point, "We are ending the era of endless ...

India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Black hole discovery leaves researchers looking for more black holes

CANBERRA, Australia - We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the universe actually is, as well ...

Vitality rally for berth in cs_summit 6: Europe final

Team Vitality came from behind to defeat BIG 2-1 on Friday and advance to the final of the cs_summit 6 ...

Modi in Ladakh: Lauds Indian soldiers' bravery

Leh (Ladakh) [India], July 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the soldiers in Nimmoo, Ladakh, saying that ...

China appoints Zheng Yanxiong head of NSO in Hong Kong

Beijing [China], July 3 (ANI): Chinese government has appointed Zheng Yanxiong as head of a powerful new agency being established ...

Tales of bravery by 14 Corps will echo everywhere: PM Modi

Leh (Ladakh) [India], July 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing the soldiers at Nimmoo in Leh said that ...

PM in Ladakh: Age of expansionism is over

Leh (Ladakh) [India], July 3 (ANI): Taking an apparent dig at China, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the ...

PM Modi in Ladakh: Era of expansionism is over

Leh (Ladakh) [India], July 3 (ANI): Taking an apparent dig at China, while addressing the soldiers in Nimmoo, Leh, Prime ...

We will never bow down to any world power: PM Modi

Leh (Ladakh) [India], July 3 (ANI): "Our country has never bowed down and will never bow down to any world ...

PM Modi pays tribute to soldiers killed in Galwan clash

Leh (Ladakh) [India], July 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited Hall of Fame Museum here and paid ...

Global coronavirus tally touches 11 million: Johns Hopkins University

Maryland [US], July 4 (ANI): The total number of coronavirus cases worldwide has touched 11 million, according to the latest ...

MLB has 38 positive COVID tests

A total of 31 players and seven staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 through the first wave of testing, ...

Red Bull lodge protest over Mercedes steering

Red Bull plunged Formula One into a technical argument on the opening day of the belated season on Friday when ...

Jonathan Bird wins top award at CSA Amateur Awards

Cricket South Africa (CSA) hosted its annual , who was named the national Under-19 Cricketer of the Year after an ...

Pep Guardiola hails Phil Foden as 'incredible talent'

Pep Guardiola has told England boss Gareth Southgate he has an "incredible" talent on his hands in Phil Foden after ...

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European stocks lose ground, Asian markets finish higher, U.S. closed

LONDON, UK - It was a quiet day on world markets on Friday with U.S. markets closed ahead of the ...

5,000 English pubs have closed in last 5 years

Coronavirus has had an unprecedented impact on pubs in Britain. The British Beer and Pub Association estimates that the industry ...

Ban on flights to and from India extended until end of July

NEW DELHI, India, July 3 (ANI): The ban on international commercial passenger flights to and from India has been extended ...

Asian stocks see out week on positive note

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia extended gains on Friday as strong payrolls data out of the U.S. and a ...

Axis Bank to wind down and close operations in Britain

MUMBAI, Maharashtra, India - Private sector lender Axis Bank is fully winding down and closing operations of its subsidiary in ...

Wall Street rallies on final trading day of week

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets defied the gloom and doom over the surge in Covid-19 cases, sending ...

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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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