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India must tell its own story, says Jamaican MP

By Saurabh TrivediNew Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Member of Sri Lankan Parliament Jeevan Kumaravel who is part of a ...


ICC Test Rankings: Shaheen Shah Afridi enters top five

Dubai [UAE], December 1 (ANI): Fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi has made it to the top five of the ICC ...


SA vs IND: CSA fully confident of hosting series in secure bio-environment

Cape Town [South Africa], December 1 (ANI): The Proteas men's team has been part of no less than eight international ...


India provides medical, humanitarian aid to over 150 countries to deal with COVID-19: MEA

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): Highlighting India's contribution in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, Sanjay Bhattacharyya Secretary (CPVOIA) said ...


High commissioner of Sri Lanka to India meets Rajnath Singh

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): The High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to India Milinda Moragoda paid a visit to ...


SL vs WI: Veerasammy, Warrican shine as visitors dominate rain-curtailed day two

Galle [Sri Lanka], November 30 (ANI): West Indies finished the day on 69/1 in the ongoing second Test against Sri ...


Singapore tightens border measures amid spread of new COVID-19 variant

Singapore, November 30 (ANI): Amid the rising concerns of the new COVID-19 variant 'Omicron', Singapore on Tuesday imposed a series ...


SL vs WI, 2nd Test: Karunaratne, Nissanka help hosts take honours (Stumps, Day 1)

Galle [Sri Lanka], November 29 (ANI): Pathum Nissanka and Dimuth Karunaratne ensured that Sri Lanka took the honours on rain-affected ...


Angelo Mathews to captain Colombo Kings; Lalchand Rajput to coach Kandy Warriors

Colombo [Sri Lanka], November 29 (ANI): As we inch closer to the start of the Lanka Premier League, slated to ...


SC issues notice to Centre on plea to provide ration to refugees registered with UNHCR

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Central government on a plea ...


Singapore Airlines to resume service from Kochi on Nov 30

Kochi (Kerala) [India], November 28 (ANI): Singapore Airlines on Sunday announced the resumption of passenger flights from Kochi, starting from ...


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U.S. stocks back on the rise Nasdaq clibs 123 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared back to life Thursday shrugging off concerns about the new Covid variant ...

US Christmas trees jump in price due to drought, high gas prices

SANTA CLARITA, California: Amidst lower inventories this year, the price of farm-grown Christmas trees rose significantly.Brent Green, owner of a ...

New electric car factory in Beijing targets 300,000 cars annually

BEIJING, China: Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has signed a cooperation agreement to build an electric auto assembly plant in Beijing ...

Stocks in Asia choppy, uncertain

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were wary on Thursday after major falls on local markets and overseas over ...

Big jump in can costs could close many small craft beers: officials

BROOMFIELD, Colorado: One of the world's largest suppliers of aluminum cans, Ball Corp, is increasing the minimum number of cans ...

U.S. stock markets go into panic after first Omicron case is reported

NEW YORK, New York - A single case of Omicron, that being the first in the U.S., sent stocks into ...

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US, EU, UK and Canada Announce New Belarus Sanctions

The United States, the European Union, the United Kingdom and Canada have announced a new round of sanctions against Belarus ...

Bear Shooting Highlights European Dispute Over Rewilding

MADRID - A hunter is under investigation in France for shooting dead a brown bear in a case that has ...

Kenya's Environmental Activists Welcome US Support on Plastic Pact

WATAMU, KENYA - Kenya's environmental activists are welcoming U.S. support for a global pact to combat plastic pollution in the ...

Experts: Travel Bans Another Blow to Crippled South African Economy

JOHANNASBURG - Sudden travel bans imposed on South Africa in the past week over the omicron variant of coronavirus have ...

Airbnb hosts China's Xinjiang rentals on land owned by sanctioned group

Washington [US], December 2 (ANI): Airbnb, a US-based vacation rental company, has more than a dozen homes available for rent ...

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Sixty years after astronaut Alan Shepard, daughter to travel to space

KENT, Washington: Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft will launch on 9th December, its third piloted flight, with a crew of ...


Bomb threat: Malaysian Airliner makes emergency landing in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Following a bomb threat on board, a Malaysia Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal ...


Notre Dame rebuild plans called 'woke theme park' by critics

PARIS, France: The rebuilding of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has come under fire from critics, after the new plans ...


Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...


Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...


New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...


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