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Airbus captain tries to land at Lahore runway closed two years ago

LAHORE, Pakistan - An Airbus 320 carrying 171 passengers narrowly avoided an accident at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Pakistan's second-largest ...

Biden vows to combat effects of Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to "do all in my power" to protect a woman's ...

Myanmar junta minister discusses nuclear cooperation with Russia

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-run media, a junta delegation discussed nuclear technology collaboration with a Russian state-owned atomic energy ...

U.S. to provide Tk2.3 crore as emergency funding for northern Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing more than Tk2.3 crore in emergency funding ...

661 pound freshwater fish caught in Cambodia river

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia: Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught a stingray fish weighing 661 pounds, which is the ...

Canada says 1950s defense systems to be updated at cost of billions

OTTAWA, Canada: Over the next six years, Canada will spend $4.9 billion Canadian (US$3.8 billion) to modernize its aging military ...

EU, India hope for free trade agreement by 2023, says officials

NEW DELHI, India: The European Union and India have relaunched talks to implement a free trade agreement, aimed to be ...

UK Armed Forces Chief: British must be capable of fighting in Europe

LONDON, England: UK General Patrick Sanders, the new Chief of the General Staff, has told troops that Britain must be ...

Church in largely Catholic Lithuania opposes same-sex partnership bill

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Quoting Pope Francis' argument that civil unions distort the concept of marriage and family, Lithuanian bishops have called ...

Biden to speak with China's Xi, deciding on easing tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: U.S. President Joe Biden has said that he is planning to speak with Chinese President Xi Jinping soon, ...

Large numbers of Cubans seeking entry to US over Mexican border

HAVANA, Cuba: In interviews while waiting in lines outside the Colombian, Mexican and Panamanian embassies in Havana, Cubans have expressed ...

US Senate bill could release billions for Taiwan security

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Two U.S. senators have introduced a bill, the Taiwan Policy Act of 2022, to increase U.S. support for ...

After schools closed in Afghanistan, students graduate in Iraq

SULAIMANIYA, Iraq: Since the Taliban took over Kabul in August 2021, most Afghan girls have been banned from going to ...

Japan top court says government cannot be sued for Fukushima disaster

TOKYO, Japan: Japan's top court has ruled that the government is not liable for damages to those who suffered losses ...

U.S. senators press TikTok on posting Russian 'pro-war propaganda'

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican U.S. senators have sent a letter to TikTok Chief Executive Shou Zi Chew about reports from Russia ...

Philippines terminates China talks for joint energy exploration

Manila[Philippines], June 25 (ANI): The Philippines has terminated talks with China for a joint energy project in the South China ...

IOC excludes International Boxing Association from Olympic Games Paris 2024

Zurich [Switzerland], June 25 (ANI): The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided that the boxing ...

Shah Rukh Khan reveals details on Pathaan's making, shares experience of being an 'action hero'

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Shah Rukh Khan unveiled a grand look reveal from his upcoming film 'Pathaan', on ...

China: Xi confidant appointed minister of public security

Beijing [China], June 25 (ANI): China has named Wang Xiaohong as minister of public security, overseeing the country's police force, ...

Milano Cortina 2026 set to become most gender-balanced Olympic Winter Games in history

Lausanne [Switzerland], June 25 (ANI): The sports and event programme of the Olympic Winter Games Milano Cortina 2026 will include ...

India sends next shipment of 3000 MT of wheat to Afghanistan

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): In a humanitarian effort to aid Afghanistan, India has sent the next shipment of ...

Accused of manipulating polls, former Pak Army offical calls Imran Khan 'compulsive liar'

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25 (ANI): Former Pakistani Army officer Brigadier (Retd) Muzaffar Ali Ranjha lashed out at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) ...

Study: Developmental dyslexia essential to human adaptive success

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Those with developmental dyslexia have specific strengths relating to exploring the unknown, which have contributed ...

Reports: LAFC finalizing deal with Welsh star Gareth Bale

Los Angeles FC are finalizing a deal with Welsh superstar Gareth Bale, multiple outlets reported Saturday. The 32-year-old forward will ...

China's Xinjiang condemns U.S. "forced labor" act

© Provided by Xinhua URUMQI, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Figures from China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have condemned the United ...

Biden signs gun bill as shootings continue to take toll on U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua The bill enhances background checks for gun buyers aged 18-21, makes getting firearms through straw purchases ...

Ukraine accuses Russia of dragging Belarus into war

Kyiv [Ukraine], June 25 (ANI): Ukraine accused Russia of dragging Belarus into the ongoing war in Kyiv, after reports that ...

India will further strengthen its position in disaster management by 2047: Amit Shah

New Delhi [India] June 25 (ANI): Noting that India is at the forefront of the world in the field of ...

Environmental factors like 'Air Pollution' highly predict risk of death

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): Environmental factors such as air pollution, along with other parameters like high blood pressure, diabetes ...

Bangladesh all out for 234 as WI make solid start on first day of second Test

Gros Islet [St Lucia], June 25 (ANI): A 67-run opening partnership following a dominant display by the fast bowlers has ...

Research reveals climate damage caused by growing space tourism requires immediate mitigation

London [England], 25 June (ANI): Researchers from UCL, the University of Cambridge, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) constructed a ...

WTA roundup: Petra Kvitova, Caroline Garcia win titles

Petra Kvitova captured her first title in more than a year Saturday with a 6-3, 6-2 victory against Jelena Ostapenko ...

ISL: Enes Sipovic leaves Kerala Blasters, Victor Mongil bids adieu to Odisha

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Kerala Blasters FC announced the departure of defender Enes Sipovic from their squad ahead ...

Borzo turns rainbow with a strong initiative!

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 25 (ANI/Borzo): Cometh the month of June, we see brands all over the world changing their ...

India's new Ambassador to Nepal arrives in Kathmandu

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 25 (ANI): The new ambassador of India to Nepal, Naveen Srivastava arrived in Kathmandu on Saturday afternoon ...

Wimbledon 2022 draw: Iga Swiatek to face Jana Fett in opener

London [UK], June 25 (ANI): Iga Swiatek, the world No.1, last year's runner-up Karolina Pliskova, and seven-time champion Serena Williams ...

Happy we were able to execute our plans, says India skipper Harmanpreet Kaur after series win over SL

Dambulla [Sri Lanka], June 25 (ANI): After sealing the T20I series in the second match of the three-match series by ...

It will be a pleasure to meet Chancellor Scholz again: PM Modi ahead of Germany visit

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Ahead of the G7 Summit where he will be meeting with German Chancellor Olaf ...

Xi Jinping is aware he needs Fintechs to support China's economy

Beijing [China], June 25 (ANI): Chinese Premier slammed the weaponization of the global financial system and vowed to meet domestic ...

Bajrang eyeing to regain form ahead of CWG and World Championship

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist Bajrang Punia is looking forward to regaining his form as ...

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UK's Telegraph news block in Russia due to war coverage

MOSCOW, Russia: The UK newspaper, the Telegraph, has been blocked in Russia, following a request from the Russian prosecutor-general.The TASS ...

Airbus captain tries to land at Lahore runway closed two years ago

LAHORE, Pakistan - An Airbus 320 carrying 171 passengers narrowly avoided an accident at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Pakistan's second-largest ...

Biden vows to combat effects of Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to "do all in my power" to protect a woman's ...

Myanmar junta minister discusses nuclear cooperation with Russia

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-run media, a junta delegation discussed nuclear technology collaboration with a Russian state-owned atomic energy ...

U.S. to provide Tk2.3 crore as emergency funding for northern Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing more than Tk2.3 crore in emergency funding ...

661 pound freshwater fish caught in Cambodia river

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia: Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught a stingray fish weighing 661 pounds, which is the ...

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