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Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Biden signs first executive orders as president

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed first executive actions, hours after he was sworn-in ...

Biden Calls for Unity as Country Faces 'Time of Testing'

Facing as monumental a set of challenges as any chief executive in generations, Joe Biden took office as the 46th ...

Wall Street Hits Records as Hopes Build for More Stimulus

Wall Street marked the dawn of President Joe Biden's administration with stocks rallying to record highs as hopes build that ...

Biden announces US will rejoin Paris climate accord

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): Hours after he was sworn in, US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced that the ...

Joe Biden sends a clear message to the watching world - America's back

Two weeks after the storming of the US Capitol by the followers of his predecessor, in the middle of an ...

Report: Real Salt Lake to sign USMNT F Bobby Wood

Former U.S. men's national team striker Bobby Wood has agreed to join Real Salt Lake this summer, The Athletic reported ...

Jon Rahm: Injury forced The American Express withdrawal

Jon Rahm said an injury suffered in the gym led to his withdrawal from The American Express that begins on ...

Update: UN chief looks forward to working with new U.S. administration

In a regular press briefing, the spokesman said he expects the Guterres-Biden engagement will be very active and positive."I know ...

Reports: Canelo Alvarez-Avni Yildirim bout set for Feb. 27

Canelo Alvarez will defend his WBA and WBC super middleweight titles against mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim on Feb. 27 in ...

France's daily COVID-19 cases hit two-month high

© Provided by Xinhua | Senior citizens wait before receiving a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a temporary vaccination center ...

Israeli's Netanyahu Congratulates Biden on Inauguration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu congratulated newly inaugurated U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday, saying he looks forward to working ...

Expect the new normal for NZ's temperature to get warmer

It might be summer in New Zealand but we're in for some wild weather this week with forecasts of heavy ...

Full Text of President Joe Biden's Inaugural Speech

Full text of Joe Biden's inaugural speech, released by the White House:This is democracy's day.A day of history and hope.Of ...

Kochi receives next consignment of Covishield

By Kochi Receives Next Consignment Of Covishield VaccineKochi (Kerala) [India], January 21 (ANI): The next consignment of Covishield vaccines reached ...

Muraleedharan meets UAE Minister of State

Abu Dhabi [UAE], January 21 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan met United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister ...

First consultative meeting on asset monetisation held

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur launched the first consultative ...

Biden vows to become 'President for all Americans'

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): During his inauguration ceremony at the Capitol on Wednesday, US President Joe Biden affirmed he ...

Don't panic, you'll get vaccine, says WHO

Nobody should panic about getting access to a Covid-19 vaccine because everyone who wants one will get one, the World ...

Golf Glance: Patrick Cantlay favored at The American Express

Field Level Media's Golf Glance provides weekly news and storylines from each of the major North American golf tours. PGA ...

Biden to Reverse Many of Trump's Actions with Executive Orders

Joe Biden will begin reversing many of his predecessor's actions over the past four years by signing a series of ...

European, Other World Leaders Welcome Joe Biden

There were words of welcome Wednesday from across the world for Joe Biden as he was sworn in as America's ...

China sanctions Pompeo, other Trump officials as his term ends

China imposed sanctions on former Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and other Trump administration officials even as Joe Biden was ...

'Democracy has prevailed': Biden becomes 46th president

Joe Biden on Wednesday became the 46th president of the United States with a call to unity, vowing to bridge ...

'America's Day' - Biden, Harris Lead New US Administration

Democrat Joe Biden, a fixture in Washington for nearly a half century, was sworn in Wednesday as the 46th U.S. ...

Priyanka Chopra receives the first copy of her memoir

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Actor Priyanka Chopra who has long been working on her memoir 'Unfinished,' got the ...

Dutch gov't to impose curfew, flight ban

© Provided by Xinhua | A vacant shopping street is seen in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Dec. 23, 2020. (Photo by ...

This is what lockdown sounds like

As a creative artist, my work explores how people interact with sound and how it impacts upon our daily lives ...

Holographic history is making 'Night at the Museum' a reality

For millions of children, being dragged to a museum is a singularly painful experience, marked by time standing still rather ...

Joe Biden's inaugural address gives hope to the millions who stutter

President Joe Biden called for American unity after four years of political divisiveness and the "raging fire" it provoked. He ...

Biden presidency marks a return to normalcy after chaotic Trump years

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

'This is America's day', says Joe Biden

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): In his first speech as US President, Joseph R Biden said that this was America's ...

Royals sign RHP Wade Davis to minor-league deal

The Kansas City Royals signed right-handed pitcher Wade Davis to a minor-league contract. Davis, 35, spent the past three seasons ...

Royals release Steve Smith, Malinga quits IPL

Indian Premier League big spenders Rajasthan Royals said Wednesday they will not be keeping Australian star batsman Steve Smith for ...

Down to the wire as Proteas women score narrow win over Pakistan

The Proteas got their international season off to a good start with a narrow three-run win in the first One-Day ...

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Rivalry renews as Islanders host Devils

During a conference call on Dec. 31, New York Islanders general manager Lou Lamoriello said he looked forward to the ...

Pitt to play Wake Forest as ACC juggles schedule

Pitt will play at Wake Forest on Saturday instead of against scheduled opponent Boston College, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced ...

Genome editing to treat human retinal degeneration

New York [US], January 20 (ANI): A study published in journal Human Gene Therapy shows that gene editing therapies, including ...

Biden's Homeland Security Nominee Vows to Follow US Immigration Law

The incoming Biden administration will work "to cease funding for further construction" of the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, according ...

U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on last day of Trump's presidency

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Biden's Homeland Security Nominee Vows to Follow US Immigration Law

The incoming Biden administration will work "to cease funding for further construction" of the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, according ...

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