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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 ...

Horse racing vitalizes ancient village in north China

© Provided by Xinhua TAIYUAN, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- One day after the Lantern Festival, residents in Xiadongzhai Village, north ...

PM Modi to reply on 'Motion of Thanks' in Rajya Sabha today

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reply to the Motion of Thanks to the President's ...

Transcript: President Biden's 2023 State of the Union Address

The White House released this transcript of President Biden's 2023 State of the Union Address, as prepared for delivery.Mr. Speaker. ...

Attacked on Adani issue, PM Modi counters opposition in LS; says UPA years were lost decade for country

New Delhi [India], February 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday countered the opposition barbs at his government over ...

China's warming economy new impetus to global growth

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- Well begun is half done. Off to a good start in ...

"Unfurled Tricolour at Lal Chowk without bulletproof jacket..." PM Modi recalls Ekta Yatra in Lok Sabha

New Delhi [India], February 8 (ANI): Recalling his Ekta Yatra to Jammu and Kashmir in 1991, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

Uttarakhand CM thanks Gadkari for sanctioning Rs 1,036.23 cr for Bhaniyawala-Rishikesh national highway

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], February 8 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami expressed gratitude to Union Road Transport Minister Nitin ...

Tourism in shambles in Gilgit-Baltistan

Gilgit [PoK], February 8 (ANI): The tourism industry in Gilgit-Baltistan is facing a downturn due to Pakistan's discriminatory policies. During ...

J-K's transition from terror-hit region to thriving UT shatters fake narratives

Jammu and Kashmir [India], February 8 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir's transition from a terror-hit region into a thriving Union Territory ...

China's catering sector sees robust rebound

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- At noon outside Makai Restaurant in central Beijing, a long queue ...

Southeast Asian countries welcome Chinese tour groups

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- Southeast Asian countries such as Thailand, Singapore, and Cambodia are welcoming ...

Arkansas takes care of business on road, cruises past Kentucky

Anthony Black recorded 19 points, five assists and five steals to propel Arkansas to an impressive 88-73 victory over Kentucky ...

Philippine tourism official says welcome Chinese tourists back

© Provided by Xinhua The return of Chinese tourists could boost the recovery of her country's vital tourism sector, which ...

Pushkar Singh Dhami inaugurates Haldwani-Kathgodam Sewage Treatment Plant

Haldwani (Uttarakhand) [India], February 8 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Tuesday inaugurated the Sewage Treatment Plant of ...

New Zealand Foreign Minister Nanaia Mahuta arrives in India

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): New Zealand Foreign Minister Nanaia Mahuta was 'warmly' welcomed by External Affairs Minister S ...

Flights delayed, diverted as dense fog engulfs Chennai

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], February 7 (ANI): Several flights were delayed while a few had to be diverted to Bengaluru ...

Another quake of magnitude 5.4 jolts eastern Turkey

Ankara [Turkey], February 7 (ANI): Another earthquake of magnitude 5.4 jolted eastern Turkey on Tuesday, according to the United States ...

Jio launches 5G services in 10 more cities; total number hits 236

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 7 (ANI): Reliance Jio on Tuesday launched its True 5G services across 10 cities across eight ...

Spring Festival vibe, recovery very evident at legendary Shanghai hotel

© Provided by Xinhua SHANGHAI, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) -- With the optimization of China's COVID-19 response policies, Shanghai's legendary Fairmont ...

Rise of 2.63 pc in domestic tourists in 2022: Kerala Tourism Minister P A Muhammad Riyas

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], February 7 (ANI): Kerala Tourism Minister P A Muhammad Riyas has informed that with 1.88 crore domestic ...

100 airports to be developed by 2024 under UDAN infra scheme: Centre

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): The Union Government has planned to develop 100 airports by 2024 under the Regional ...

J-K: Tourists flock to 'Glass Igloo' in middle of snow in Gulmarg

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], February 7 (ANI): India's first glass igloo restaurant in Gulmarg has become a popular destination ...

Global Airline Traffic Recovering to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Global airline traffic rose to over half of pre-pandemic levels in 2022 according to data released by the International Air ...

Yuva Sangam will further strengthen the 'Spirit of India' in Amrit Kaal: Dharmendra Pradhan

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Union Minister of Education and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday launched ...

Maharashtra government, BMC to build memorial in honour of Lata Mangeshkar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 6 (ANI): Maharashtra government has planned a memorial for Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar and it will ...

Nepal plane tragedy: Probing committee finds fault in engine behind Yeti Airlines crash

Kathmandu [Nepal], February 6 (ANI): The investigation committee found that the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder from the ...

Xinhua Headlines: Mainland fully resumes HK, Macao travel

* The Chinese mainland fully resumed normal travel with the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions starting Monday.* The ...

Himachal Pradesh: CM Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu pays homage at Jwalamukhi temple

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India] February 6 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh along with his wife Kamlesh Thakur Sukhu ...

Three surprising reasons human actions threaten endangered primates

Monkeys, apes and lemurs are cute, familiar and lovable. But an estimated 60% of all primate species are listed as ...

Air Vistara fined Rs 70 lakh for not operating mandated UDAN flights in northeast

By Saurabh TrivediNew Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Civil aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) imposed a Rs ...

J-K: Gulmarg set to host third edition of Khelo India Winter Games

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], February 6 (ANI): Gulmarg located in the northern region of Kashmir Valley, is all set ...

ASEAN Tourism Forum 2023 concludes in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

© Provided by Xinhua JAKARTA, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) -- The four-day ASEAN Tourism Forum 2023 concluded in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on ...

Indian Railways to introduce Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train to showcase heritage of Gujarat

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): The Indian railways is set to introduce a Bharat Gaurav Deluxe AC Tourist Train ...

Former Union Min Javdekar calls Kerala's State budget 'anti-people'

Kochi (Kerala) [India], February 5 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Union Minister Prakash Javdekar criticized Pinarayi ...

Delhi LG visits various locations to take stock of ongoing works for G20 summit

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena visited the various locations in the city on Saturday ...

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Rail traffic halted in Ohio after train with chemicals catches fire

EAST PALESTINE, Ohio: After a freight train carrying hazardous chemicals derailed in Ohio near the Pennsylvania state line on February ...

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

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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 ...

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