Tue, 09 Mar 2021

To reduce court, insurance costs, new guidelines adopted in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: In a bid to reduce claims in personal injury lawsuits, along with insurance costs, judges in Ireland met ...

British PM Johnson says being overweight complicated his Covid care

LONDON, England: In a bid to reduce Covid infections among overweight Britons, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is promoting his own ...

Martin urges continued caution and maintaining restrictions in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland reached a milestone in the battle against Covid-19, as it was announced that half a million vaccinations ...

Confident of safety measures, Apple reopens all retail stores

CUPERTINO, California: Apple announced on Monday that all 270 of its store locations in the U.S. have officially opened for ...

Gilani recommended for Senate Chairman post

Islamabad [Pakistan], March 9 (ANI): Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) on Monday formally nominated Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani of the Pakistan ...

Biden Names Two Women Generals to Lead Military Commands

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Monday announced the nomination of two women to lead U.S. military commands. They will ...

Daniel Pearl murder case: Pak's denial of justice exposed

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): Last month, in yet another outrage, Pakistan's Supreme Court freed Omar Saeed Sheikh, the man ...

Myanmar: UN calls for safe release of trapped protesters in Yangon

The United Nations Secretary-General on Monday called for the safe release of hundreds of peaceful protesters trapped by security forces ...

Protesters in Myanmar Demand Security Forces Release Trapped Youths

Thousands of protesters took to the streets Monday in Myanmar's largest city, Yangon, in defiance of a nighttime curfew to ...

Biden Order Could Change How Colleges Handle Sex Misconduct

In a first step toward reversing a contentious Trump administration policy, President Joe Biden on Monday ordered his administration to ...

Israel vaccinates 5 million citizens against COVID-19

Tel Aviv [Israel], March 9 (ANI/Sputnik): A resident of Israel became the 5 millionth citizen of the country who received ...

US reinstates sanctions against Israeli businessman Gertler

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): The United States administration revoked a President Donald Trump-era license that exempted Israeli businessman Dan ...

US Envoy Khalilzad meets with Pak Army chief

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): US special envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad on Monday met with Pakistan army chief General ...

Italy Surpasses 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths

Italy's death toll from the coronavirus surpassed 100,000 on Monday, a year after it became the first country in Europe ...

US, South Korea Taking Final Steps on Troop Basing Deal

WASHINGTON - A deal to maintain U.S. forces on the Korean Peninsula is closer to completion, easing tensions between the ...

US to continue assisting Taiwan's self-defense capabilities

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): As Taiwan continues to remain at the forefront of the escalating tensions between the United ...

UK reiterates farmers protests as India's internal matter

London [UK], March 9 (ANI): The United Kingdom on Monday reiterated that agricultural reform laws are a "domestic matter" of ...

COVID pandemic disproportionately impacting women: Blinken

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): Women around the world have been disproportionately affected by the coronavirus pandemic and are facing ...

'Take concrete action to levelplaying field for women'

New York [US], March 9 (ANI): Noting that governments must take concrete actions to level the playing field for women, ...

Myanmar Military Strips Five Media Companies of Licenses

Myanmar's Military Council announced it has revoked the licenses of five independent media companies in the nation amid reports of ...

21 Extraordinary Women Honored with Courage Award

STATE DEPARTMENT - The U.S. State Department recognized 21 women who demonstrated leadership in advocating for human rights, gender equality, ...

Why working as a journalist in Uganda is particularly tough

Ugandan journalists are subject to state intimidation and violence almost on a daily basis. During the recent presidential elections, media ...

Malala Takes Her Passions to the Small Screen with Apple

NEW YORK - Malala Yousafzai is a Nobel laureate known around the world for her activism, but she's also a ...

US: All Options on Table for Decision on Afghan Military Mission

ISLAMABAD - The United States says no decision has been made about its military commitment to Afghanistan after May 1, ...

US Supreme Court Dumps Last of Trump's Election Appeals

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday disposed of the last of three cases brought to the justices by ...

SC notice to Centre, Delhi Govt on PIL over Sunder Nursery

New Delhi [India], March 8 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre and the Delhi ...

World Insights: U.S. bombing sprees fuel global instability: report

© Provided by Xinhua - At least 326,000 bombs and missiles have been dropped on other countries by the United ...

International Women's Day -2021 Highlights

New Delhi [India], March 8 (ANI/India PR Distribution): Indian Youth Leader Parvati Jangid wins ROW Presidency with the Beauty on ...

Taliban leaders are in Pakistan: Afghan Vice President

Kabul [Afghanistan], March 8 (ANI): Reiterating that several Taliban leaders are based in Pakistan, the Afghan government on Monday said ...

UN condemns 23 killing in Iran's border area of Pakistan

Geneva [Switzerland], March 8 (ANI): The United Nations has said as many as 23 people were killed in Iran's Sistan ...

Stanlake eyeing to develop red-ball game

Derbyshire [UK], March 8 (ANI): Australia pacer Billy Stanlake is keen on honing his skills in the longest format of ...

Jammu amp; Kashmir illegally held by Pakistan since 1947

Geneva [Switzerland], March 8 (ANI): Shaukat Ali Kashmiri, exiled Chairman of United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) on Saturday (local ...

Britain Opens Schools; Vietnam Begins Vaccination Campaign

Britain opened all its schools Monday. The openings come as the country has experienced some of its lowest coronavirus death ...

Iligan rolls out COVID-19 vax for first batch of health workers

ILIGAN CITY, Mar. 8 (PIA)--The inoculation of the initial batch of the city's medical frontliners commenced today following the arrival ...

Twitter is testing new e-commerce features for tweets

Washington [US], March 8 (ANI): Microblogging and social networking service Twitter has now started testing its new e-commerce tweet layouts, ...

Indian Navy Ships arrives Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh], March 8 (ANI): In the 50th year of Indian victory over Pakistan in the 1971 Liberation war, Indian ...

Nepal receives 348,000 doses of Made-in-India vaccines

Kathmandu [Nepal], March 8 (ANI): Nepal on Sunday received 348,000 doses of Made-in-India COVID-19 vaccines under the COVAX initiative. In ...

Pope Francis Leaves Iraq After 4-Day Visit

Pope Francis departed Iraq on Monday after a four-day visit to the country that included meetings with Christians and Muslim ...

A Year of Pandemic: In Middle East, Coronavirus Compounds Conflict

LONDON - It's almost a year since the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a global pandemic on March ...

Are US and Turkey allies on paper only?

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], March 8 (ANI): The United States and Turkey, two countries which for many years used to ...

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Feb. saw most people detained at Mexican border since 2006

WASHINGTON D.C.: Officials report that 100,000 people seeking to enter the United States were detained at the Mexican border in ...

To reduce court, insurance costs, new guidelines adopted in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: In a bid to reduce claims in personal injury lawsuits, along with insurance costs, judges in Ireland met ...

British PM Johnson says being overweight complicated his Covid care

LONDON, England: In a bid to reduce Covid infections among overweight Britons, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is promoting his own ...

Martin urges continued caution and maintaining restrictions in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland reached a milestone in the battle against Covid-19, as it was announced that half a million vaccinations ...

Confident of safety measures, Apple reopens all retail stores

CUPERTINO, California: Apple announced on Monday that all 270 of its store locations in the U.S. have officially opened for ...

Gilani recommended for Senate Chairman post

Islamabad [Pakistan], March 9 (ANI): Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) on Monday formally nominated Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani of the Pakistan ...

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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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