Fri, 29 Sep 2023

S. Korea sends signal to north with large military parade

SEOUL, South Korea: Marking a tougher stand against North Korea, South Korea held its first large-scale military parade in over ...

US FDA warns healthcare companies, exporters of cough syrups

WASHINGTON D.C. After hundreds of deaths overseas from contaminated cough syrups, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cracked ...

Migrant surge has pushed El Paso to 'breaking point', says mayor

EL PASO, Texas: Over the weekend, Oscar Leeser, Mayor of El Paso, said that the surge in migrants crossing the ...

Hong Kong court jails journalists' group chief for obstructing police

HONG KONG: This week, Ronson Chan, chairman of the Hong Kong Journalists Association, was sentenced to five days jail for ...

US plans hotline with China to prevent crisis in space

WASHINGTON D.C.: In an interview with Reuters this week, U.S. commander General Chance Saltzman said the United States Space Force ...

Fifty world leaders call on UN to bring about peace in Ukraine

As it did last year, the 2023 United Nations General Assembly has been debating what role the United Nations and ...

Criminal from Louisiana caught in Mexico after 32 years

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana: Authorities said that Greg Lawson, who fled his 1991 trial in Louisiana for attempted murder 32 years ...

Trudeau promises to continue support to Ukraine

OTTAWA, Canada: During a joint news conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Canada's capital, Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ...

Famous Uyghur scholar gets life sentence from court in China

BEIJING, China: A respected Uyghur scholar, known for her extensive work in studying Uyghur folklore and traditions, has been sentenced ...

Coal mine fire in Guizhou province, China, kills 16 people

BEIJING, China: Local authorities said a fire at the Shanjiaoshu coal mine in Guizhou province, southern China, killed 16 people ...

Flamingos cause a flutter at Lake Michigan beach in Wisconsin

MADISON, Wisconsin: Last week, five flamingos were seen along a Lake Michigan beach in Wisconsin, attracting a large crowd of ...

UK government may truncate over-budget high-speed rail project

LONDON, UK: The UK government said over the weekend that it could downscale the scope of the High Speed 2 ...

Lahaina officials lift restrictions for residents to return after wildfire

LAHAINA, Hawaii: This week, officials are expected to begin lifting restrictions on entry to the burn zone in Lahaina, Hawaii, ...

Bus carrying high school band crashes in New York, two dead

LONG ISLAND, New York: On Thursday, a bus carrying members of a high school marching band traveling to a music ...

US children, age 10, 11, stopped while driving 200 miles from home

GAINESVILLE, Florida: Local police report stopping children, ages 10 and 11, who had driven their family car 200 miles, in ...

96-year-old US judge barred from hearing cases for mental incompetence

Washington, D.C.: This week, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit suspended 96-year-old Judge Pauline Newman from hearing ...

Former US congressman jailed for 22 months in insider trading case

NEW YORK: On Tuesday, former U.S. Congressman Stephen Buyer was sentenced to 22 months in prison for trading on inside ...

West Point sued for admission policy by US anti-affirmative action group

NEW YORK: This week, the Virginia-based Students for Fair Admissions, founded by affirmative action opponent Edward Blum, sued the U.S. ...

Zheng triumphs in all-Chinese Asiad tennis women's singles final

© Provided by Xinhua US Open quarterfinalist Zheng Qinwen of China claimed her first Asiad gold in the women's singles, ...

Djerba classe patrimoine mondial : un succès en forme de defi

_L'Unesco a approuve l'inscription de l'île de Djerba sur la liste de son patrimoine mondial. Le site tunisien est repute ...

Human rights activists at UN discuss China's expansionist policies

Geneva [Switzerland], September 29 (ANI): Human rights activists from South Asia, Japan and Africa discussed the implications of China's expansionist ...

Ukraine Now IAEA Board of Governors Member

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said in his daily address Thursday that Ukraine is now a member of the International Atomic ...

"I am really proud of Tiger franchise": Salman Khan

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 29 (ANI): Superstar Salman Khan is all set to make November special for his fans as ...

ISKCON unit threatens defamation case against BJP MP Maneka Gandhi for her remarks against temple body

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 29 (ANI): Taking strong exception to Bharatiya Janata Party leader Maneka Gandhi's alleged remarks that ...

"Sukhpal Singh Khaira joined Congress for political protection...": AAP MP Sushil Gupta

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Following the arrest of Congress MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP ...

"Play hard, play fair": Suniel Shetty's message for KL Rahul, Team India ahead of World Cup 2023

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 29 (ANI): As the 13th edition of the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup is set to ...

Junior Women's Hockey team in top gear ahead of World Cup

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): With two months to go for the highly-anticipated FIH Hockey Women's Junior World Cup ...

India expresses strong commitment towards combating, uprooting organized crimes at UNTOC Convention

Palermo (Italy) [India], September 29 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai on Friday participated in the ...

ICC Cricket World Cup: A look at India's top performers in tournament history

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 in India is just a few days away ...

"Chahal would have been better choice as leg spinner": Yuvraj Singh on India's World Cup squad

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh said that Yuzvendra Chahal's omission from India's ODI World ...

Trudeau's allegations against India "childish", says diaspora in Canada

Ottawa [Canada], September 29 (ANI): The Indian diaspora in Canada has criticized Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's allegations against India, ...

Pakistan: Media entities urge political parties to protect press freedom, journalists

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 29 (ANI): As the general elections are approaching, media organisations in Pakistan on Thursday urged the mainstream ...

UAE Embassy in Brazil hosts 'Arab Emirates COP28 RUN'

BRASILIA, 29th September, 2023 (WAM) -- The UAE Embassy in Brazil organised a sports event entitled "Arab Emirates COP28 RUN", ...

India to be world's third-largest economy by 2027: Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday expressed confidence that India will be the ...

"World has taken note of our political and military resolve": Army Chief

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Indian Army Chief General Manoj Pande on Friday said that India's stance on the ...

Sweden's Leader Turns to Military for Help as Gang Violence Escalates

STOCKHOLM - Sweden's prime minister on Thursday said that he's summoned the head of the military to discuss how the ...

Harleen Deol unveils race day tee for Delhi Half Marathon

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Indian batter Harleen Deol revealed the race day tee for the upcoming Delhi Half ...

Anurag Thakur lauds performance of India medalists at Asian Games, says they showed grit, determination

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Friday lauded the performance of Indian players who ...

US raised Canada's murder allegation with India Reuters

Washington has urged New Delhi to cooperate with Ottawa's probe into the killing of a Sikh separatistThe United States has ...

Success of G20, Chandrayaan-3 filled India with new energy, says Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said that democracy is very deep-rooted in ...

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US adds three Chinese companies to entities using Uyghur forced labor

WASHINGTON D.C. As part of its efforts to remove goods made by Uyghur forced labor from the U.S. supply chain, ...

Global aluminum output at record high in August with demand from China

LONDON, UK: In August, global production of primary aluminum hit an all-time high, with production running at an annualized rate ...

U.S. stocks rise as dollar loses steam

NEW YORK, New York - Easing pressure on U.S. Treasury yields boost stocks on American markets Thursday. Gains however were ...

Ford puts Michigan EV battery plant work on hold due to union issues

DEARBORN, Michigan: Due to concerns about its ability to operate competitively while it is locked in broader union contract negotiations, ...

Air Canada to acquire 18 787 Dreamliners from Boeing

OTTAWA, Canada: As part of its plan to capitalize on strong travel demand and deploy fuel-efficient airplanes, this week, Air ...

Adidas launches newest running shoes costing $500

LONDON, UK: This week, Adidas' newest running shoes, the Adizero Adios Pro Evo 1, went on sale for US$500. Worn ...

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