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India sends massive aid package to Türkiye and Syria

Over 100 tonnes of equipment and 200 personnel have been sent to areas affected by the devastating earthquakesIndia has dispatched ...


PM Modi's neighbourhood first policy has stood the test of time: EAM Jaishankar

By Payal MehtaNew Delhi [India], February 8 (ANI): The Indian government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has its special ...


Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi government over rise in Adani group fortunes, says 'magic' started in 2014; BJP hits back

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched a strong attack on the government in ...


ICC Women's T20I Rankings: Deepti drops to third, Sneh Rana climbs to sixth spot

Dubai [UAE], February 7 (ANI): Indian all-rounder Deepti Sharma dropped down to the third spot while another all-rounder Sneh Rana ...


Shubman Gill, Mohammed Siraj among players nominated for ICC Player of the Month Award for January 2023

Dubai [UAE], February 7 (ANI): Star India batter Shubman Gill and pacer Mohammed Siraj, New Zealand batter Devon Conway have ...


5-day training of Colombo Security Conclave countries by NCB begins in New Delhi

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): The five-day training of Colombo Security Conclave countries by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) ...


"Will be pleased if venue moved to..." R Ashwin wants this country to host Asia Cup 2023

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], February 7 (ANI): India's star spinner Ravichandran Ashwin suggested that the Asia Cup 2023 should be shifted ...


On this day in 1999: Anil Kumble became second bowler to take all ten wickets in Test innings

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): It was on this day, 24 years ago, when former India spinner Anil Kumble ...


Congress MP Manish Tewari slams power ministry over instructing Punjab Govt tio mport coal by rail-ship-rail mode

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): Congress MP Manish Tewari on Tuesday slammed the Ministry of Power for instructing the ...


ACC raises Afghanistan's share as part of revised financial distribution model

Manama [Bahrain], February 6 (ANI): The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has increased Afghanistan's share from Asia Cup earnings as a ...


Timeline: Major Deadly Earthquakes in the Past Two Decades

Some of the world's most deadly earthquakes in the past two decades are listed below, after a 7.8 magnitude quake ...


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U.S. tech stocks hit by 7 percent fall on Google parent, Alphabet

NEW YORK, New York - After a day of major gains, U.S. stock markets fell sharply Wednesday underscoring volatility as ...

SpaceX Starship launch in March called possibility

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: In a tweet this weekend, Elon Musk said that SpaceX may attempt a Starship rocket system launch ...

Officials hopeful as UK new car sales rise 14 percent in January

LONDON, England: The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has reported that new car registrations in the UK rose for ...

Big jump in sales for Foxconn as China ends Covid restrictions

TAIPEI, Taiwan: After the end of COVID-19 disruptions in China, Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract electronics maker and major ...

U.S. stocks get boost from Fed chair, Nasdaq surges 226 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks ended sharply higher on Tuesday following mixed comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.Powell ...

Media reports US to sue Amazon claiming antitrust violations

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Wall Street Journal reported this week that the US Federal Trade Commission is preparing ...

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Union members vote against contract with Disney World

ORLANDO, Florida: Union members have voted down a contract proposal covering 45,000 service workers at the Disney World theme park ...

Settlement reached in long-running Airbus, Qatar Air legal dispute

PARIS, France: Following an 18 month controversy that exposed the workings of the global jet market, Airbus and Qatar Airways ...

US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

CHICAGO, Illinois: After an ice storm ravaged states from Texas to West Virginia, this week, airlines canceled over 1,800 flights ...

Ireland's Dublin Airport closed for 25 minutes because of drone

DUBLIN, Ireland: Dublin Airport was briefly shut down on Friday after a drone was discovered flying within its airspace.Officials diverted ...

After 11,000 US flights disrupted, FAA updates its computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a letter to lawmakers last week, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said it had put in ...

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Thousands more bodies found following Turkish-Syrian quake

Rescue teams in Turkey and Syria continue the search for survivors of the catastrophic earthquake that hit the region on ...


US weighs ending protection of bears at Yellowstone, Glacier Park

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has indicated that it could end federal protection for grizzly bears in the northern Rocky ...


Philippines hands over four more military bases to US

MANILA, Philippines: The Philippines has granted the United States four more locations to open military bases, U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd ...


While friends and foes rush to Syria's aid, U.S. refuses to help

WASHINGTON, DC - The global community has extended aid to Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that hit the ...


US Congress wants information on Russians hacking nuclear computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: US lawmakers have called on the Department of Energy to release documents detailing attempts by Russian hackers to ...


Death toll from deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria continues to mount

Photo credit: Ercin Erturk / Anadolu AgencyThe death toll from Monday's massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Turkey and Syria has ...


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