Fri, 03 Jul 2020

Putin to potentially lead Russia until 2036 as reforms pass

MOSCOW, Russia - Russians overwhelmingly approved a package of constitutional changes in a nationwide vote, partial results showed Wednesday, allowing ...

Pompeo has video conference with Taliban, receives assurances

The Taliban says it has held a video conference call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during which the ...

Black-Owned Businesses See Sales Surge Amid Racism Reckoning

BOSTON - When Mahdi Hashemian was looking for a bicycle for his 7-year-old daughter Zeynab last week, the Cambridge, Massachusetts, ...

Vivian Richards pays tribute to 'true icon' Everton Weekes

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Former West Indies batsman Vivian Richards on Thursday extended his thoughts and prayers to ...

US Economy Adds 4.8M New Jobs as Unemployment Falls to 11.1%

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added 4.8 million jobs in June as it struggles to recover from the business closures ...

Why 'I was just being sarcastic' can be such a convenient excuse

After President Donald Trump said during his June 20 rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that increased testing was responsible for the ...

India Global Week 2020 offers a BeTheRevival post-pandemic worldview

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Themed BeTheRevival: India and a Better New World, India Global Week 2020 has ...

BHRC chides Pak reprisal against Baloch dissidents' families

London [UK], July 2 (ANI): The Baloch Human Rights Council (BHRC) has strongly condemned Pakistan's act of reprisal against the ...

Chabahar Port sets record of loading 76 TEUs from Iran to India

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): The Shahid Beheshti Port of Chabahar in Iran, operated by India, set new a ...

Xinhua Portraits | June 2020

BEIJING, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Editor's choice of Xinhua Portraits in June, 2020.A demonstrator participates in a Black Lives Matter ...

US Posts New Single-Day Record of New Coronavirus Infections

For the first time since the novel coronavirus arrived in the United States, the nation has topped 50,000 new infections ...

Worldwide COVID-19 situation varies, continuing fight urged

Workers wearing masks are seen outside a restaurant in Istanbul, Turkey, on July 1, 2020. (Xinhua/Xu Suhui)While the COVID-19 outbreak ...

Judge lifts ban on 'tell-all' book by Trump's niece

Judge blocks release of tell-all book by Donald Trump nieceThe president's brother, Robert Trump, had asked for the restraining order, ...

UNSC condemns 'heinous, cowardly' terror attack in Karachi

New York [USA], July 2 (ANI): The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has condemned in the strongest terms the "heinous ...

Cricket fraternity mourns over demise of Everton Weekes

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Cricket fraternity on Thursday mourned over the demise of Everton Weekes, who died at ...

Many US July 4 Fireworks, Festivities Canceled Due to Coronavirus

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - Independence Day is one of America's favorite holidays and celebrated with a bang.But most of the traditional ...

West Indies' legendary batsman Everton Weekes dies at 95

St John's [Antigua], July 2 (ANI): West Indies' legendary batsman Everton Weekes died on Wednesday at the age of 95 ...

UN experts appalled by enforced disappearance of Idris Khattak

Geneva [Switzerland], July 2 (ANI): UN human rights experts have condemned the enforced disappearance of Idris Khattak, a Pakistani human ...

China supplying weapons to Arakan Army

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], July 2 (ANI): China is supplying funds and sophisticated weaponry to armed groups in Myanmar and the Naypyitaw-designated ...

Trump Plans Huge July 4 Fireworks Show Despite DC's Concerns

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's July Fourth celebration on the National Mall will feature one of the largest fireworks displays ...

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Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

No stopping U.S. military-industrial complex

On June 13, President Donald Trump told the graduating class at West Point, "We are ending the era of endless ...

India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Black hole discovery leaves researchers looking for more black holes

CANBERRA, Australia - We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the universe actually is, as well ...

Pompeo has video conference with Taliban, receives assurances

The Taliban says it has held a video conference call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during which the ...

UN Human Rights Commission calls on Israel to reverse annexation plan

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights warned Israel on Monday not to proceed along the "dangerous path" of annexing ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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