Thu, 20 Jan 2022

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...

US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...

Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...

One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...

Former Denmark defense minister charged with leaking state secrets

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: An official at the highest level of the Denmark government has been charged with leaking state secrets. Claus ...

West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...

Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Gina Rodriguez to lead Apple TV Plus adaptation of 'Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown'

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Pedro Almodovar's hit dark comedy 'Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown' starring Carmen ...

Australian Open: Andy Murray knocked out by World No.120 qualifier Taro Daniel

Melbourne [Australia], January 20 (ANI): World No.120 qualifier Taro Daniel of Japan stunned three time grand slam champion Andy Murray ...

USA Dry Pea and Lentil Council welcomes 2022 with a focus on sustainability

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): USA Dry PeaLentil Council (USADPLC), the highest quality producer of lentils, dry peas, and ...

Looking forward to new challenge of playing for Bengaluru Torpedoes, says Vinayak Rokhade

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 20 (ANI): With the Prime Volleyball League scheduled to begin on February 5 in Kochi, Bengaluru ...

Sushmita Sen bags International Association of Working Women Award

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 20 (ANI): Sushmita Sen has definitely left a strong impression on everyone with her performance in ...

StayQrious launches world's first Neoschool to make international-standard education accessible to all

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): With the vision to make an international standard education accessible to everyone, StayQrious, an ...

Study examines development of fatty liver disease under healthy diet

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): A new study has identified two genes, previously reported to be involved in cancer, as ...

How India's most loved hypebeast brand Urban Monkey made it to Shark Tank

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI/India PR Distribution): Urban Monkey was founded with the intention to provide much-needed products to ...

Iran, Russia, China To Hold Joint Naval Drill Amid Growing Ties

Iran, Russia, and China will hold joint naval exercises in the north of the Indian Ocean on January 21, Iranian ...

China cuts benchmark lending rate to shore up growth

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- China on Thursday cut the market-based benchmark lending rate, in line ...

Macron slammed for turning EU into Africa's hotel & Beijing's prey

MEP Jordan Bardella launched a scathing attack on the French presidentOn Wednesday, French President Emmanuel Macron came to the European ...

Under-fire Aussie tennis boss issues denial over Djokovic money

Tennis Australia chief Craig Tiley has denied reports about Novak Djokovic's legal feesTennis Australia did not foot the bill for ...

HarperCollins Publishers India is proud to announce 'The Great Tech Game- Shaping Geopolitics and the Destinies of Nations' by Anirudh Suri

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI/PRNewswire): Publishing February 2022 Now available for Pre-Order:'A thoughtful analysis of the technology battles that ...

Rohit, Rishabh Pant and Ashwin named in ICC Men's Test Team of 2021

Dubai [UAE], January 20 (ANI): Three Indians -- Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, and Ravichandran Ashwin have been named in ICC ...

Australian Open: Sania Mirza-Rajeev Ram beat Aleksandra Krunic-Nikola Cacic to enter mixed doubles 2nd round

Melbourne [Australia], January 20 (ANI): The Indo-American pair of Sania Mirza- Rajeev Ram beat the Serbian pair of Aleksandra Krunic-Nikola ...

International Aid Starts to Arrive in Tsunami-Hit Tonga

SYDNEY - An aid flight landed in Tonga on Thursday, the first since an undersea volcano triggered devastating tsunami waves. ...

Security Scanners Across Europe Tied to China Government, Military

At some of the world's most sensitive spots, authorities have installed security screening devices made by a single Chinese company ...

Representatives of 60 countries attend Economic conference in Afghanistan: Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 20 (ANI): Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid on Wednesday said that the representatives of 60 countries took part ...

beGalileo, the Mathematical Thinking Cognitive Capability Building Program signs up Sania Mirza as Brand Ambassador

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 20 (ANI/PRNewswire): Early Childhood Mathematical Thinking brand beGalileo has signed up Sania Mirza as it's brand ...

Images International signs paranormal investigator Jay Alani for psychological thriller

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): India's leading paranormal investigator Jay Alani, a versatile man has been signed by Images ...

Russia suggests how US could seal a security deal

Moscow wants the US to agree not to let Kiev into NATOIf Washington wants to do a deal with Moscow ...

Brzezinski's son becomes US ambassador to Poland

Son of infamous Cold War hawk takes up new role amid growing tensions with RussiaMark Brzezinski, son of former US ...

Scientists want global ban on 'sun-dimming

Researchers rally against solar geoengineering as a method of fighting climate changeAn international group of scientists and experts wants all ...

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Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...

US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...

Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...

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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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