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Accor, Hard Rock setting the benchmark with My Menu

New Delhi [India], October 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): My Menu a digital menu platform for restaurants, bars, clubs and pubs to take ...


The arms embargo on Iran has expired. What happens now?

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], October 26 (ANI): On October 18, the UN Security Council arms embargo imposed on Iran expired ...


'A bit of happiness': Stokes dedicates IPL century to ailing dad

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has dedicated his biggest Indian Premier League (IPL) innings to his father, who is battling cancer ...


PM Modi to inaugurate 4th India Energy Forum today

New Delhi [India], October 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 4th India Energy Forum by CERAWeek on ...


Fury after Qatar 'forcibly examined' women at airport

Female passengers flying from Qatar were subjected to invasive searches after a premature baby was found abandoned in an airport ...


Baby in Doha incident alive but unidentified

Hamad International Airport at Doha has revealed the baby at the centre of an international incident in which 13 Australian ...


Ontario should vaccinate newborns for hepatitis B, study suggests

Ontario [Canada], October 26 (ANI): Not all pregnant women are universally screened for hepatitis B virus (HBV) in Ontario, even ...


NFL injury notebook: Browns' Beckham suffers knee injury

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and center JC Tretter both suffered apparent leg injuries on the same play ...


US-Backed Forces Target IS Remnants in Eastern Syria

WASHINGTON - U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) continue to carry out raids targeting militants affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) ...


Sudan's Normalization Deal with Israel Faces Hurdles

JERUSALEM - Sudan on Friday became the third state to move toward normalizing relations with Israel. But unlike Israel's recent ...


Creed wins SpeedyCash.com 400 in Texas

Brett Moffitt gave GMS Racing teammate Sheldon Creed a forceful invitation to the NASCAR Gander RV Outdoors Truck Series championship ...


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Foreign exchange reserves in Kenya tumbled $615 million in past month

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's foreign exchange reserves have declined by 66.4 billion shillings (about $615 million) in ...

Ireland's trade surplus with China skyrockets in 2020

DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- In the first eight months of this year, Ireland's goods trade surplus with China ...

China imposes sanctions on US companies selling arms to Taiwan

Beijing [China], October 26 (ANI): China on Monday announced its decision to impose sanctions on US companies it says are ...

Rockefeller Foundation Commits USD1 Billion for Pandemic

New York [United States], Oct 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Rockefeller Foundation will commit USD1 billion over the next three years to ...

Xbox head Phil Spencer hints at xCloud streaming stick

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): The head of Xbox, Phil Spencer has teased that TV streaming sticks may soon come ...

Legarda: COVID-19 recovery packages must be climate adaptive

CALOOCAN CITY, Oct. 26 (PIA) -- House Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda has welcomed the leadership of the Global Center on ...

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UK needs to decide between bargaining power and negotiation strategy

LONDON, UK - Reaching an agreement in trade deals is, in the best of times, a long process. There are ...

Pogba's slams France retirement rumours as 'fake news'

Manchester United's Paul Pogba said on Monday reports claiming he had retired from international duty in protest against French President ...

US Airstrike Kills 5 Taliban Fighters in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - The United States said Monday it had conducted an airstrike in central Afghanistan, killing at least five Taliban ...

Why the UK should stop talking tough on a no-deal Brexit

Reaching an agreement in trade deals is, in the best of times, a long process. There are inevitably differences in ...

Obstacles to voting: 6 essential reads on the challenges of election 2020

Plots to kidnap governors. White militias patrolling city streets. Partisan enmity that boils over into bar brawls. Disappearing ballot boxes. ...

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America, damaged and divided, prepares to go to the polls

US President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling for the presidency of a deeply divided country, ...


20 year prison term for Californian man convicted of terrorism

RIVERSIDE, California - A U.S. man has been sentenced to twenty years in federal prison for conspiring to commit terrorist ...


U.S. vice president's chief of staff diagnosed with coronavirus

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's Chief of Staff Marc Short is the latest White House official to ...


Parallels: Shakespeare's Julius Caesar & America's Political System

The proceedings by the U.S. Senate's Judiciary Committee's confirmation hearings of President Trump's nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett to replace ...


Australian law enforcement officers intercept huge cocaine shipment

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A 45-year-old Sydney man has been charged for allegedly importing approximately 144 kilograms of cocaine hidden ...


Key allies and partners distancing from U.S. in droves

Since Donald Trump took office as president, the image of the United States has suffered across many regions of the ...


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