Fri, 25 Jun 2021

Police capture 8-foot Burmese python outside NY home

DEER PARK, New York: Police have captured an 8-foot Burmese python which was found on the driveway of a resident's ...

WHO to teach countries to manufacture Covid vaccine in South Africa

PARIS, France: The World Health Organization will establish a hub in South Africa where scientists from low- and middle-income countries ...

Two men in Western Australia alleged to have imported $1.6m in cocaine

PERTH, Western Australia - A man appeared in a Perth court on Thursday charged with smuggling nearly four kilograms of ...

Lightning sparks fires in south west U.S. amidst drought, extreme heat

PHOENIX, Arizona: A number of fires are burning in Arizona, California, Colorado and Oregon, sparked by drought and excessive temperatures.Temperatures ...

Young Americans resisting Covid vaccination, says U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. health officials have said that younger people are not seeking out Covid vaccinations at the rate of ...

Republicans transfer millions to candidates prior to 2022 elections

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Republican Party spent millions of dollars in May, in its attempt to regain a majority of seats ...

Due to Covid, no foreigners to be allowed at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Japan: The Tokyo Olympic Committee met on Monday to announce that due to the ongoing Covid pandemic in Japan, ...

EU says will sanction Lebanon if no government formed

BEIRUT, Lebanon: EU Foreign Ministers warned they might apply sanctions to Lebanon if its political leaders continue to block the ...

With Covid recovery, traffic in U.S. increases 55% in April

WASHINGTON D.C.: As Americans return post-pandemic normal lives, U.S. motorists drove 55 percent more miles in April than during the ...

Trudeau extends border closings with U.S. until July 21

OTTAWA, Canada: Despite pressure from companies and the tourism industry to ease the nation's travel ban, Canadian Prime Minister Justin ...

With infections rising, Taiwan thanks U.S. for Covid vaccines

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan received 2.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from the United States on Sunday, more than doubling the nation's ...

Sky shut down Liberty's 3-point shooting in blowout

Kahleah Copper and Diamond DeShields each scored 18 points to lead the Chicago Sky to a comfortable 91-68 victory over ...

Cambodian gov't spokesman says Sino-Cambodian ties to be closer, stronger

© Provided by Xinhua "At the time of this economic downturn, the BRI remains as a driving force to continue ...

Haiti Gang Leader Launches 'Revolution' as Violence Escalates

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI - One of Haiti's most powerful gang leaders warned this week he was launching a revolution against the ...

Kramer Hickok, Satoshi Kodaira share lead at Travelers

Kramer Hickok and Japan's Satoshi Kodaira posted matching rounds of 7-under-par 63 to share the first-round lead Thursday at the ...

US to Keep About 650 Troops in Afghanistan After Withdrawal

WASHINGTON - Roughly 650 U.S. troops are expected to remain in Afghanistan to provide security for diplomats after the main ...

Biden Hails Bipartisan Compromise onInfrastructure Deal

A bipartisan agreement for infrastructure legislation demonstrates that American democracy can deliver, U.S. President Joe Biden declared on Thursday."This agreement ...

US introduces actions against forced labour in China

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): The United States announced a series of actions aimed against forced labour in China's Xinjiang, ...

Pak's response to COVID-19 marred by lack of transparency

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan's (HRCP) annual report on the state of human rights ...

Africa struggling with 3rd wave of COVID-19 pandemic: WHO

Geneva [Switzerland], June 25 (ANI/Sputnik): Africa is in the midst of a third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, as cases ...

1 killed, 99 unaccounted for after condo building collapses

Florida [US], June 25 (ANI): A large oceanfront condo building near Miami Beach partially collapsed on Thursday, killing at least ...

Secretary of State Blinken to Meet with French President Macron

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has arrived in France, his latest stop in a multination tour, where he will ...

WTA roundup: Camila Giorgi advances at Eastbourne

Italian qualifier Camila Giorgi overcame a disastrous second set to post a 7-6 (5), 0-6, 6-4 victory over top-seeded Aryna ...

SA's Ritchie in contention at BMW Open

South Africa's JC Ritchie was a shot off the pace after the first round of the European Tour's BMW International ...

Gary Sanchez fuels Yankees in rout of reeling Royals

Gary Sanchez hit a three-run homer in the sixth and Jameson Taillon pitched 6 1/3 effective innings as the host ...

_Homo_ who? A new mystery human species has been discovered in Israel

An international group of archaeologists have discovered a missing piece in the story of human evolution.Excavations at the Israeli site ...

Homo who? A new mystery human species has been discovered in Israel

An international group of archaeologists have discovered a missing piece in the story of human evolution.Excavations at the Israeli site ...

Nirmala Sitharaman addresses USISPF

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday participated in the Global Investors Roundtable organized ...

ATP roundup: Sam Querrey serves his way to semis at Mallorca

Sam Querrey smashed 25 aces and hung on to defeat No. 3 seed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-3, 7-6 (4) Thursday ...

Dumfries, Locatelli among 5 stars from Euro 2020 group stage

The group stage of Euro 2020 came to an end on Wednesday, and with the last 16 starting at the ...

Weekend Preview: Pocono Raceway

On a weekend of opportunity at Pocono Raceway, Kyle Larson has the chance to accomplish something that hasn't been achieved ...

WTC final: Ishant Sharma suffers injury to bowling hand

Southampton [UK], June 25 (ANI): India pacer Ishant Sharma suffered an injury to his bowling hand while stopping a ball ...

Sad day for media freedom in Hong Kong, world: Biden

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): When Hong Kong-based newspaper Apple Daily closed its doors after 26 years due to government ...

Blitzboks Geduld, Sage in line to return to Olympic arena

Olympic bronze medallists Justin Geduld and Dylan Sage have been included in the 17-man preliminary Rugby Sevens squad announced by ...

Judge Threatens to Toss DEA Agent's Plea in Corruption Case

TAMPA, FLORIDA - A federal judge Wednesday threatened to throw out the guilty plea of a veteran U.S. narcotics agent ...

Surging Orlando City take on slumping Inter Miami

Orlando City look for their third consecutive victory Friday night when they visit an Inter Miami side riding a three-game ...

Can Georgia vaccinate its way out of recession

Georgians are finally allowed to show their faces al fresco after eight months of mandatory masks. The nightly curfew will ...

Uzbekistan forces back fleeing Afghan troops

For the second time in a matter of days, dozens of border troops and government-loyal militia in Afghanistan have resorted ...

Best quotes of Euro 2020 group stage

The group stage of Euro 2020 came to an end on Wednesday, and with the last 16 starting at the ...

Euro 2020: penalty shootouts can be won or lost on a coin toss

Euro 2020 is about to get serious. After two weeks of group matches, the knockout phase of the tournament means ...

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Two men in Western Australia alleged to have imported $1.6m in cocaine

PERTH, Western Australia - A man appeared in a Perth court on Thursday charged with smuggling nearly four kilograms of ...

Haiti Gang Leader Launches 'Revolution' as Violence Escalates

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI - One of Haiti's most powerful gang leaders warned this week he was launching a revolution against the ...

Human rights groups in Pak call for Imran Khan's apology

Karachi [Pakistan], June 25 (ANI): Human rights groups in Pakistan have called on Prime Minister Imran Khan to publicly apologise ...

US to Keep About 650 Troops in Afghanistan After Withdrawal

WASHINGTON - Roughly 650 U.S. troops are expected to remain in Afghanistan to provide security for diplomats after the main ...

Secretary of State Blinken to Meet with French President Macron

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has arrived in France, his latest stop in a multination tour, where he will ...

Pelosi to form select committee to investigate Jan 6 attack

Washington [US], June 24 (ANI): US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday announced that she will create a select committee ...

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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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