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Thousands more bodies found following Turkish-Syrian quake

Rescue teams in Turkey and Syria continue the search for survivors of the catastrophic earthquake that hit the region on ...

US weighs ending protection of bears at Yellowstone, Glacier Park

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has indicated that it could end federal protection for grizzly bears in the northern Rocky ...

Philippines hands over four more military bases to US

MANILA, Philippines: The Philippines has granted the United States four more locations to open military bases, U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd ...

While friends and foes rush to Syria's aid, U.S. refuses to help

WASHINGTON, DC - The global community has extended aid to Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that hit the ...

US Congress wants information on Russians hacking nuclear computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: US lawmakers have called on the Department of Energy to release documents detailing attempts by Russian hackers to ...

Death toll from deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria continues to mount

Photo credit: Ercin Erturk / Anadolu AgencyThe death toll from Monday's massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Turkey and Syria has ...

Republicans in Congress to impeach border official due to migrants

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a sign of future political battles over record numbers of illegal crossings under Democratic President Joe Biden, ...

US woman sentenced to 13 days in jail after protesting on Red Square

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian state-run TASS news agency has reported that a US woman was detained and fined by a Russian ...

Ex-military ruler Musharraf dies in Dubai after prolonged illness

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf died in a Dubai hospital on Sunday at the age of ...

Up to 2,000 Israelis to be housed in new town on Gaza border

JERUSALEM - Israel on Sunday announced plans to build a new town on the Gaza border .The town, temporarily named ...

US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

CHICAGO, Illinois: After an ice storm ravaged states from Texas to West Virginia, this week, airlines canceled over 1,800 flights ...

Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...

Courts declare New Jersey anti-gun law cannot be enforced

TRENTON, New Jersey: A federal judge has blocked a New Jersey law allowing the state's attorney-general to sue gun manufacturers ...

US ending Covid emergency programs on May 11

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration said this week that it will end US COVID-19 emergency declarations on 11th May, nearly ...

After 11,000 US flights disrupted, FAA updates its computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a letter to lawmakers last week, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said it had put in ...

UAE supports second phase of water supply projects in Sinjar, Iraq

ABU DHABI, 9th February, 2023 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates has announced that it will allocate AED1.83 million in ...

Global supply chains are devouring what's left of Earth's unspoilt forests

While farming continues to drive deforestation around the world, 60% of the destruction of Earth's large, intact ...

Seven ways to protect your health when cooking with gas

Cooking can pollute the air inside your house to such an extent that breathing in your kitchen may be as ...

6 reasons why it's so hard to see a GP

The recently released Strengthening Medicare Taskforce report found more people are delaying care or attending emergency departments because they can't ...

Uttarakhand CM Dhami inaugurates temporary helipad in Khatima

Khatima (Uttarakhand) [India], February 9 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Thursday inauguarted the temporary helipad in Khatima. ...

IND vs AUS: Smith-Labuschagne rebuild after two early hiccups, visitors at 76/2 (Day 1, Lunch)

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], February 9 (ANI): Star batters Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne did the repair works with a firm ...

FIFA Club WC: Real Madrid down Al Ahly 4-1 in semis, set up summit clash with Al Hilal

Rabat [Morocco], February 9 (ANI): Spanish giants Real Madrid reached the final of the FIFA Club World Cup after defeating ...

Repression of Tibetans continues under CCP's authoritarian rule

Lhasa [Tibet], February 9 (ANI): The supression of Tibetans under China's authoritarian regime continues as the monitoring is becoming heavy ...

US, States Weigh Farmland Restrictions After Chinese Balloon Incident

HARLOWTON, Montana - Near the banks of Montana's Musselshell River, cattle rancher Michael Miller saw a large, white orb above ...

US Two-Way Trade Rose in 2022, New Data Show

The United States' two-way trade with other nations spiked in 2022, new federal data show, including trade with China despite ...

PM Modi to inaugurate Global Investors Summit 2023 in Lucknow tomorrow

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 9 (ANI): Prime Minister will visit Lucknow on Friday to inaugurate the Uttar Pradesh Global ...

BSF spots Pakistan drone in Punjab's Gurdaspur; search ops underway

Gurdaspur (Punjab) [India], February 9 (ANI): Yet another incident of infringement of Indian airspace by a suspected Pakistani drone has ...

Afghanistan receives humanitarian aid from UNHCR, Uzbekistan amid harsh winters

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 9 (ANI): In order to make the lives of Afghan people easy and bearable, the United Nations ...

Celebrate February 14 as 'Cow Hug Day': Animal Welfare Board

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): Aiming to celebrate the 'Vedic tradition' and the immense benefits a cow possesses, the ...

Australia win toss, elect to bat first against India in 1st Test; Suryakumar Yadav to make Test debut

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], February 9 (ANI): Australian skipper Pat Cummins won the toss and elected to bat first against India ...

Eagles' D faces ultimate test in Super Bowl: Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes

Patrick Mahomes is on the verge of becoming the youngest quarterback to start three Super Bowls, but the Kansas City ...

Busy land ports herald thriving foreign trade

© Provided by Xinhua URUMQI, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- A fully-loaded cargo train left the international land port of Urumqi ...

US: Indian American Congressman Ami Bera elected ranking member of House foreign affairs subcommittee on Indo-Pacific

Washington [US], February 9 (ANI): Indian American Congressman Ami Bera has been elected as Ranking Member of the US House ...

Ukrainian President Zelenskyy visits UK; meets PM Rishi Sunak, addresses Parliament

London [UK], February 9 (ANI): Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Wednesday visited the United Kingdom and held a meeting with ...

Defending champ Scottie Scheffler would 'rather be No. 1'

While trying to defend his championship at the Phoenix Open this weekend, Scottie Scheffler also has an eye on getting ...

Clippers' Tyronn Lue joins USA Basketball coaching staff

Los Angeles Clippers coach Tyronn Lue is replacing the Phoenix Suns' Monty Williams on the USA Basketball coaching staff. Williams ...

Six teams set to battle for $1M IEM Katowice prize pool

IEM Katowice begins Friday, highlighted by six CS:GO teams competing for a $1 million grand prize at the Spodek Arena ...

Crews Race to Find Survivors as Turkey-Syria Quake Toll Climbs

Rescue crews in Turkey and Syria raced against the cold early Wednesday to find survivors buried in the rubble of ...

Limited Aid Reaching Earthquake Victims in Syria

GENEVA - The recent rescue of two children from the rubble of collapsed buildings in Idlib and Aleppo in northwest ...

Pakistan Kills 12 Terrorists Tied to Afghanistan-Based Group

Islamabad - Authorities in Pakistan said Wednesday a pre-dawn counterterrorism military operation in a turbulent northwestern district had killed 12 ...

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New Myanmar sanctions imposed on second coup anniversary

WASHINGTON DC, USA - The United States and its allies have imposed new sanctions on Myanmar's military rulers as the ...

Students block capital road demanding fair trial over fellow student's death

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Students of Northern University blocked a busy Dhaka road to protest the death of their fellow student ...

Myanmar military expands martial law in 37 townships

YANGON, Myanmar - Myanmar's military has imposed martial law in anti-coup strongholds, subjecting people accused of everything from treason to ...

Belgian queen to discuss repatriation of Rohingya refugees with PM Hasina

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The queen of Belgium, Mathilde, has arrived in Dhaka for a three-day visit as an advocate for ...

Dhaka bans sale of antibiotics without prescription: Cabinet clears draft law

DHAKA, Bangladesh - On Monday, the Cabinet approved the draft of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 2023, which prohibits the ...

NTDC completes 100MW Pak-Iran transmission line

LAHORE, Pakistan - Following the prime minister's and federal minister for energy's directives, the National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited ...

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