Mon, 19 Apr 2021

Coronavirus rates at record high among 19 and younger in Michigan

ATLANTA, Georgia: As Covid-19 cases again increase in states such as Michigan and Minnesota, officials have voiced concern about children ...

Canadian court upholds agreement with U.S. on refusing asylum seekers

OTTAWA, Canada: A Canadian appeals court has upheld a Canada-U.S. agreement to turn back asylum seekers.The ruling overturned a Canadian ...

Disneyland set to re-start operations, Covid precautions in place

BURBANK, California: Disneyland is set to reopen on April 30 and tickets are now being sold for the first time ...

Brexit trade agreement on track for approval by European Parliament

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Committees of the European Parliament handling relations with Britain have approved the EU-UK post-Brexit trade and cooperation deal, ...

After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...

Take trains, not flights, French parliament to tell travelers

PARIS, France: French lawmakers are expected to approve a ban on any domestic flight that can be covered by train ...

NASA awaits software update before Mars helicopter takes off

ORLANDO, Florida: A software problem has caused NASA to delay the first helicopter flight on Mars.When Perseverance, the Mars rover, ...

U.S. deepens ties with Taiwan following Chinese threats

BEIJING, China: Following increasing Chinese military activity around Taiwan, the U.S. State Department has announced it would deepen relations with ...

Opening of travel bubble with New Zealand "win-win": Aussie PM

© Provided by Xinhua Australian prime minister said the opening of the travel bubble with New Zealand, marking the first ...

AB de Villiers on IPL masterclass: 'I surprise myself sometimes'

Former Proteas captain AB de Villiers was in superb form in the IPL on Sunday, smashing 76* (34) to help ...

Asian equities higher on US recovery hopes

Asian markets rose on Monday after recovery hopes for the coronavirus-battered US economy fuelled another round of record highs on ...

Bok prop signs long-term WP deal, named permanent Stormers captain

Springbok prop Steven Kitshoff has signed a three-year contract extension with Western Province.The World Cup winner has also been named ...

DOTr to finish P2.3-B projects in Bohol before Duterte's term ends

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, April 19 (PIA) -- The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has coursed through the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) ...

Aklanon News: Gobyerno naga pangibabaw kontra sa COVID 19

KALIBO, Aklan, Abril 19 (PIA) - - - Sa kabaeaka nga ro gobyerno hay maubusan eon it interbensyon sa presenting ...

Bafana poisoned chalice 'survivor' Palacios eager to help SA soccer

Wily former Peruvian World Cup player Augusto Palacios, who is one of only a couple of the 20 head coaches ...

India assured of four medals

New Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI): The 2019 Asian Youth Champion Vinka and Alfiya Pathan are among the four Indian ...

JGBS launches specialisation in Media, Entertainment

Sonipat (Haryana) [India], April 19 (ANI/OP Jindal University): Jindal Global Business School at the OP Jindal Global University (JGU) launches ...

HappyLocate - Bangalore based relocation startup

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], April 19 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Bangalore-based HappyLocate, a startup founded in 2016 aims to transform the relocation experience ...

Sabotage at the Natanz nuclear facility to harm Iran, JCOPA

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], April 19 (ANI): A day after the Iranian government unveiled its new uranium enrichment centrifuges in ...

Damian Lewis pens tribute to late wife Helen McCrory

Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): Actor Damian Lewis paid a heartfelt tribute to his late wife Helen McCrory, who died ...

ADB to support microloans for vulnerable communities

Manila [The Philippines], April 19 ((ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has teamed with Habitat for Humanity International to help ...

Federer-FrenchOpen

New Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI): Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer has confirmed that he would be participating in this ...

Veteran All Blacks hooker signs on for another Rugby World Cup

New Zealand hooker Dane Coles signed a contract extension on Monday to keep playing for the three-time world champions until ...

SA needs to act now to maximise benefits of cannabis sector

There is so much potential in a legal cannabis sector in South Africa, but we are being left behind in ...

Twelve European clubs announce launch of disputed Super League

Twelve of Europe's most powerful clubs announced the launch of a breakaway European Super League on Monday in a potentially ...

KEC signs up with Adani for completion of WKTL project

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 19 (ANI): Infrastructure major KEC International has signed project and novation agreements with Adani Transmission's subsidiary ...

Gary Neville slams founding clubs of ESL

London [UK], April 19 (ANI): Former England and Manchester United legend, Gary Neville on Monday slammed all founding clubs of ...

Why is Franco-Indian strategic partnership in full swing?

Paris [France], April 19 (ANI): From one extreme to the other. In India, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is ...

Stocks crack as second wave of Covid intensifies

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded substantially lower during early hours on Monday as the country ...

Chinese Navy seeks to be more 'port'able

Hong Kong, April 19 (ANI): One of China's strengths - as an authoritarian communist state - is its ability to ...

On this day in 2006: Gillespie registered his highest score

New Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI): It was on this day, 15 years ago, when former Australia pacer Jason Gillespie ...

Houston upsets San Francisco, improves to 2-0 in wild Sunday

The final day of the opening weekend of the Overwatch League's 2021 season finished with explosive matchups as the Houston ...

European Super League's formation and format announced

London [UK], April 19 (ANI): A group of 12 European clubs on Monday confirmed their plans to launch a new ...

Opening of travel bubble with New Zealand a "win-win"

Canberra [Australia], April 19 (ANI/Xinhua): Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Monday welcomed the opening of free travel between his ...

J'Khand seeks Centre's nod to import Remdesivir vials

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], April 19 (ANI): With the increasing demand of Remdesivir for critical patients in Jharkhand, the state government ...

Chad Army Says It Has Stopped Rebel Advance Toward Capital

N'DJAMENA, CHAD - The Chadian military said it had halted an advance by rebels coming from neighboring Libya, but the ...

Matanao town opens natural sites as tourist destinations

MATANAO, Davao del Sur, April 16 (PIA) - The municipality of Matanao in Davao del Sur took pride in showcasing ...

High-Ranking Iranian General Hejazi Dies at 65

TEHRAN - A high-ranking general key to Iran's security apparatus has died, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps announced on Sunday.Brig. ...

UEFA statement on proposed Super League

London [UK], April 19 (ANI): UEFA has said that any player and club who participates in the proposed Super League ...

UNHCR Voices Concern After Botswana Deports Zimbabwean Refugees

GABORONE, BOTSWANA - The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says it is concerned after Botswana deported ...

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Tokyo stocks close flat

Tokyo stocks closed flat on Monday as concerns over the spread of coronavirus variants offset buying sentiment.Vaccination in Japan has ...

Asian equities higher on US recovery hopes

Asian markets rose on Monday after recovery hopes for the coronavirus-battered US economy fuelled another round of record highs on ...

5 Killed During Protest at China-backed Bangladesh Power Plant

At least five people were shot dead when police opened fire on hundreds of laborers demonstrating over unpaid wages and ...

India assured of four medals

New Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI): The 2019 Asian Youth Champion Vinka and Alfiya Pathan are among the four Indian ...

Will Singapore's Fave succeed in India?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, April 19 (ANI): Last week, Noida based Pine Labs announced that it is acquiring Fave, one ...

ADB to support microloans for vulnerable communities

Manila [The Philippines], April 19 ((ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has teamed with Habitat for Humanity International to help ...

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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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