Mon, 03 Oct 2022

After sanctions, Russia says will build own aircraft, not rely on west

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's state-owned engineering firm Rostec has said that the country's aviation industry will continue operating without the West, ...

US claims American-JetBlue alliance is anti-competitive

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The U.S. Justice Department has asked a Boston judge to force American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to scrap ...

Abortion regardless of marital status legalized by India's top court

NEW DELHI, India: In a decision widely hailed by women's rights activists, India's top court upheld the right of a ...

Another delay for US moon rocket as hurricane approaches Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: NASA has announced that it will roll its giant moon rocket, the Space Launch System, off its ...

Boarding up windows, stacking sandbags as hurricane nears Florida

MIAMI, Florida: As Hurricane Ian crashes across the Caribbean, bringing high winds and torrential rains, Florida residents are scrambling to ...

After Roger Waters urges end to support for Ukraine, concert canceled

KRAKOW, Poland: Organizers said an April Roger Waters concert planned in Krakow, Poland, has been canceled due to Waters' support ...

Israeli forces in West Bank given green light to use drones for assassinations

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Israeli army has approved using drones to carry out assassinations in the West Bank.The extraordinary ...

Picture of King Charles to slowly become circulated on UK currency

LONDON, England: As Britain adjusts to its first new head of state in 70 years, the government printers responsible for ...

Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

Pope Francis asks Italians: 'More births, more children'

MATERA, Italy: In off-the-cuff remarks on September 26, Pope Francis urged Italians to have more children. While in southern Italy ...

U.S. commits $56 million in humanitarian aid to Pakistan, promising more

WASHINGTON DC, USA - As floods devastate the South Asian country, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Pakistan to ...

Australia weighs US offer to build nuclear submarines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration and the Australian government are in discussions regarding the U.S. building the island nation's first ...

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Thailand GP: Oliveira wins as Bagnaia slashes Quartararo's points lead

Buriran [Thailand], October 2 (ANI): Miguel Oliveira has mastered the rain again! Just as he did in Round 2 in ...

China's falling yuan worries Xi Jinping ahead of 20th National Congress

Beijing [China], October 2 (ANI): Ahead of the 20th National Congress later this month, the fall of the yuan, also ...

PM Modi, Vice President Dhankar attend prayer meet at Gandhi Smriti

New Delhi [India], October 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankar attended a prayer meet organised at ...

Lewandowski scores as Barcelona edge Mallorca 1-0, reach top of La Liga

Palma de Mallorca [Spain], October 2 (ANI): Robert Lewandowski's rich vein of form continued as he helped Spanish giants Barcelona ...

National Games round up: Rosy Paulraj, Ajith share spotlight with National records

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], October 2 (ANI): Pole-vaulter Rosy Meena Paulraj (Tamil Nadu) scaled new heights to share the spotlight with ...

PM Modi pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri at Parliament House

New Delhi [India], October 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister ...

Mets, Braves close series with pivotal NL East game

If history isn't repeating itself this weekend for the Atlanta Braves and New York Mets, it's certainly playing a familiar ...

What War in Ukraine Means for Asia's Climate Goals

New Delhi - The queues outside petrol pumps in Sri Lanka have lessened, but not the anxiety.Asanka Sampath, a 43-year-old ...

"How much blood must still flow?": Pope Francis appeals to Putin, Zelensky for immediate ceasefire

Vatican City [Italy], October 2 (ANI): Taking a dim view of the "grave" situation that has arisen in recent days, ...

Italian election winner states top priority

Giorgia Meloni vows to fight soaring energy prices while putting her country's interests firstItaly will make its own interests a ...

Messi goes viral for stunning GOAT free kick

The advertising boards at the Parc des Princes called the Argentine the greatest player of all timeLionel Messi stole the ...

"Dark day for football," says FIFA President Gianni Infantino after Indonesia football stampede kills at least 174

London [UK], October 2 (ANI): FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Sunday said that the riot and ensuing stampede at a ...

Pakistan PM Sharif likely to visit China next month

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 2 (ANI): Pakistan's Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to visit China in the last week of ...

World Team TT Championships: Indian women's team defeats Czech Republic 3-0 in Group 5 match

Chengdu [China], October 2 (ANI): The Indian women's table tennis team on Sunday defeated the Czech Republic 3-0 to post ...

India will take lead in 6G: Telecom Minister Vaishnaw

New Delhi [India], October 2 (ANI): A day after the launch of 5G mobile services in India, Telecommunication Minister Ashwini ...

Cards' Adam Wainwright aims to get back on track vs. Pirates

Adam Wainwright will try to reverse his late-season fade Sunday when the St. Louis Cardinals attempt to complete a three-game ...

After ninth-inning heartbreak, Brewers seek crucial win vs. Marlins

After losing another late-inning lead to the visiting Miami Marlins, the Milwaukee Brewers will turn on short notice to Freddy ...

Congress reduced to a 'brother-sister party', says Nadda

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], October 2 (ANI): Bhartiya Janta Party President JP Nadda on Sunday inaugurated the BJP district office ...

Why is a quarter of world's new forest area coming from China?

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- China ranks first globally in the area of planted forests and ...

Badminton star Prannoy returns to court with a facile victory

Surat (Gujarat) [India], October 2 (ANI): Badminton star HS Prannoy showed he means business as he marked his return to ...

All liquor outlets in Goa to remain shut on Gandhi Jayanti today

Panaji (Goa) [India], October 2 (ANI): All outlets with liquor licences-- bars and bar counters at restaurants, starred hotels, casinos, ...

Indian javelin thrower Shivpal Singh suspended till 2025 for doping

New Delhi [India], October 2 (ANI): Indian javelin thrower Shivpal Singh has been suspended from competing till October 2025 due ...

9th Abu Dhabi Annual International Conference on Vitamin D Deficiency and Human Health to discuss latest advances in research and clinical practice of vitamin D

ABU DHABI, 2nd October 2022 (WAM) -- The ''9th Abu Dhabi Annual International Conference on vitamin D Deficiency and Human ...

11 feet 'Ashtadhatu' Durga idol weighing over 1,000 kg installed at Mandap in Kolkata

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], October 2 (ANI): On the occasion of Durga Puja, 11-foot Goddess Durga's idol weighing one metric ...

From street bazaars of Tajikistan to Bigg Boss fame: Abdu Rozik's story of struggle

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 2 (ANI): Abdu Rozik, who famously calls himself 'Chota Bhaijaan' in the Bigg Boss house, has ...

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US again returning money to victims of Bernie Madoff, 88% recovered

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that after nearly 14 years, the victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi ...

US claims American-JetBlue alliance is anti-competitive

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The U.S. Justice Department has asked a Boston judge to force American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to scrap ...

Blue Jays look to maintain dominance over Red Sox

The Toronto Blue Jays will be out to complete their season-long dominance of the visiting Boston Red Sox on Sunday ...

US Supreme Court Set to Start Potentially Tumultuous Term

WASHINGTON - Fresh off an unusually rocky term in which it ended the constitutional right to abortion, the U.S. Supreme ...

Aaron Judge looks to provide home fans with No. 62 as Yanks host O's

Aaron Judge will get one more set of at-bats in his attempt at hitting his 62nd homer in front of ...

MLB roundup: Braves defeat Mets, move into NL East lead

Dansby Swanson, Austin Riley and Matt Olson produced a second straight big night Saturday, combining for seven hits and all ...

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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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