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Experts concerned over pockets of covid among unvaccinated minorities

WASHINGTON, DC: While 11.3 percent of white Americans and 10.5 percent of Asian-Americans have received Covid vaccinations, only 4.6 percent ...

Republicans call to boycott China olympics over human rights abuses

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House press secretary has told reporters it is not certain whether the United States will ...

Covid-19 restrictions have virtually eliminated flu from United States

NEW YORK, New York - Experts are searching for an answer as to what caused the flu to virtually disappear ...

Humanity's insatiable greed for growth has consequences

A triad of intersecting world-wide pandemics simultaneously threatening humanity today are the end results of its own insatiable greedy human ...

California now makes up 10 percent of America's COVID-19 death toll

LOS ANGELES, California: California has now recorded over 50,000 deaths from COVID-19, representing more than ten percent of the total ...

Texas hearings to focus on failures that left people without power

AUSTIN, Texas: Texas lawmakers have begun hearings into the causes of the enormous power outages that plagued Texas residents at ...

U.S. Senate votes 78-20 to confirm Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

WASHINGTON DC: - Career foreign service diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield was approved to become U.S. ambassador to the United Nations this ...

Supreme Court ruling exacerbates Trump's legal issues

NEW YORK, New York - Like a mob boss looking for payback, Donald Trump wanted the Supreme Court to do ...

Islamic nations don't have triple talaq but India had: BJP

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], March 1 (ANI): Highlighting the reforms brought by the Centre government, BJP national president, Jagat Prakash ...

China to step up global influence campaign

Taipei [Taiwan], March 1 (ANI): Facing disapproval around the world over a slew of issues including Xinjiang, Hong Kong, coronavirus ...

Myanmar: India embassy 'deeply saddened' as 18 killed

Yangon [Myanmar], March 1 (ANI): India embassy here said it is deeply saddened by the loss of lives in Yangon ...

China's 'gray zone' warfare against Taiwan at highest level

Taipei [Taiwan], March 1 (ANI): China's 'gray zone' warfare against Taiwan is now at the highest level, which could mean ...

Spacewalking Astronauts Prep Station for New Solar Wings

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. - Spacewalking astronauts ventured out Sunday to install support frames for new, high-efficiency solar panels arriving at ...

Complexity, Mkers, Blue United eFC claim FIFA zone championships

Blue United eFC, Mkers and Complexity Gaming all earned championships in their respective zones on Sunday as part of the ...

RMIT attack underlines need to train all uni staff in cyber safety

Cyber criminals are very persistent and the daily numbers of cyber attacks show no sign of decreasing. The latest reported ...

UN: Nearly $4 Billion needed to Prevent Massive Yemen Famine

The United Nations will appeal to donors Monday for nearly $4 billion to prevent "the worst famine the world has ...

Golfers honor Tiger Woods by wearing red and black

Several members of the PGA Tour took to the course on Sunday emulating the wardrobe of Tiger Woods -- a ...

Trump Rejoins US Political Fray at Conservative Conclave

WASHINGTON - Former U.S. President Donald Trump is set Sunday to stake his claim as the dominant Republican in the ...

Gambit tops Virtus.pro for title at IEM Worlds

Gambit Esports rallied after losing the opening map to down Virtus.pro 3-1 and win the grand final of the Intel ...

UAE welcomes India, Pak ceasefire declaration

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 28 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday welcomed the declaration of a ceasefire between ...

Man United frustrated by penalty row in Chelsea stalemate

Manchester United were left frustrated by a VAR penalty controversy in their 0-0 draw at Chelsea, while the revitalised Gareth ...

Qatar Open gets underway despite absences, Covid threat

World number one Ashleigh Barty and Sofia Kenin take top billing at the Qatar Open which starts Monday under strict ...

Barnes ruled out for 6 weeks in latest injury blow for Leicester

Leicester's challenge to qualify for next season's Champions League suffered another major injury blow with news Harvey Barnes is set ...

Still no word from SA government on controversial Ugandan elections

South Africa is not in a position to pronounce on whether the Ugandan elections were free and fair.The SA government ...

Gauteng stench: Report into probe of foul smell to be made public

Elevated levels of sulphur dioxide and hydrogen sulphide is believed to have caused the stench in Mpumalanga and Gauteng.Government has ...

62thTibetan Uprising Day to be commemorated on March 10

Taipei [Taiwan], February 28 (ANI): The Tibetan Uprising Day, observed every year on March 10, will mark the 62nd anniversary ...

Jitendra Singh attends "National Science Day" at Jammu Univ

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], February 28 (ANI): Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ...

Gurugram resident elated after mention in 'Mann Ki Baat'

By Sahil PandeyNew Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): Banker by profession and nature enthusiast by passion, Mayur Shah on Sunday ...

'India emerging as COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing hub'

New Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said India is emerging as the 'COVID-19 ...

India defeat Germany 6-1

Krefeld [Germany], February 28 (ANI): Playing their first international match in over 12 months, the Indian men's hockey team led ...

Rohit wondering about pitch for 4th Test

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 28 (ANI): India batsman Rohit Sharma on Sunday took a cheeky dig at the pitch critics, ...

392 drug peddlers held in Punjab in last 3 days, says DGP

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], February 28 (ANI): Under a week-long drive against the drug menace in the state, Punjab Police have ...

Tale behind 'Delhi Riots: A tale of burn and blame'

New Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): A documentary based on violence that took place in North East Delhi in February ...

Germany defeat India 1-0

Dusseldorf [Germany], February 28 (ANI): Indian women's hockey team battled hard but went down 1-0 to world number three Germany ...

China's role under scanner in Myanmar coup

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], February 28 (ANI): With most nations condemning military takeover in Myanmar and arrest of elected leader Aung San ...

India has a gruelling net session ahead of fourth Test

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 28 (ANI): Ahead of the upcoming fourth Test against England, Virat Kohli-led India on Sunday had ...

Chinese Investment in Australia Plummets Amid Tensions

SYDNEY - Chinese investment in Australia fell by 61% in 2020 to the lowest level recorded by the Australian National ...

'Not a Good Idea:' Experts Concerned about Pope Trip to Iraq

VATICAN CITY - Infectious disease experts are expressing concern about Pope Francis' upcoming trip to Iraq, given a sharp rise ...

Yemen Rebels Claim Saudi Strikes, Threaten New Attack

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels on Sunday claimed the attempted strikes that targeted neighboring Saudi Arabia overnight and threatened more attacks, ...

SLC appoint Tom Moody as Director of Cricket

Colombo [Sri Lanka], February 28 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Sunday confirmed the appointment of former Australia all-rounder, Tom ...

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CDC cannot prevent landlords from evicting tenants, says court

TYLER, Texas: A federal judge on Thursday struck down as unconstitutional regulations preventing landlords from evicting residential tenants. The regulations ...

Restaurants, stadiums, party sites to reopen in Massachusetts

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts restaurants will no longer be required to limit their seating capacities beginning March 1. Government sources say ...

China's Hong Guang Mini EV outselling Tesla's high-end cars

BEIJING, China: The Chinese public seems to have developed a penchant for the pocket-friendly Hong Guang Mini EV, priced at ...

Unemployment in Ireland reaches 25% due to pandemic

DUBLIN, Ireland - It will take until 2023 for Ireland to return to full employment following the Covid pandemic, Ireland's ...

Concerned about security, Biden seeks to produce supply chain goods

WASHINGTON, DC: In order to reduce the United States' reliance on the imports of advanced batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and ...

U.S. stocks breakdown continues, techs however gain

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were like a tug of war Friday. Industrials lost ground, while technology stocks ...

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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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