Wed, 28 Jul 2021

United says government needs to end congestion at Newark airport

WASHINGTON D.C.: United Airlines is asking the federal government to reduce congestion at Newark Liberty International Airport, even as runway ...

Covid vaccines have reached 340.4 mln doses administered in U.S.

ATLANTA, Georgia: Latest statistics released by the United States report that 340,363,922 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered throughout ...

Amidst Covid, Olympics opener seen by fewest Americans in 33 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. audience watching the opening ceremonies of the Tokyo Olympics was the smallest in 33 years.NBC's broadcast ...

U.S. court overturns CDC requirements for cruise ships in Florida

WASHINGTON, D.C.: A federal appeals court on Friday reversed an earlier ruling and will let stand a ruling that prevents ...

Roads closed, residents evacuated due to buried WWII bomb in UK

LONDON, England: A World War II bomb was discovered on Thursday while excavating a new housing development, causing the evacuation ...

Tokyo Olympics again bans some Russian athletes due to drug use

TOKYO, Japan: The World Anti-Doping Agency has reported that a number of Russian athletes have been banned from competing at ...

New York state confiscates firearms in 10th buyback event of year

NEW YORK, New York Hundreds of guns were turned over in Syracuse on Saturday by owners responding to a buyback.New ...

From Street to Screen Economy: How has Covid-19 accelerated

New Delhi [India, July 28 (ANI/Mediawire): The outbreak of COVID-19 has ravaged world economies by bringing economic and social development ...

Praful Patel praises Igor Stimac for his impact

By Vishesh RoyNew Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel has said head ...

PM Modi condoles demise of badminton legend Nandu Natekar

New Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condoled the demise of Indian badminton legend Nandu Natekar. ...

Women Who Lead National Awards 2021 announces its JURY

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 28 (ANI/NewsVoir): Women Who Lead (WWL) - is a National Business Award Show. The awards will ...

Tokyo Olympics: Medvedev outlast Fognini

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): Russian Olympic Committee's Daniil Medvedev defeated Italy's Fabio Fognini in a three-set marathon here at ...

China's Nanjing reports 47 new confirmed COVID-19 cases

© Provided by Xinhua NANJING, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, reported 47 confirmed cases ...

The Soviet Marshal who finished off Nazi Germany

In 1941, Ivan Konev was under threat of a military tribunal and execution. But, by 1945, he became one of ...

India-NZ final most watched across all series in WTC

Dubai [UAE], July 28 (ANI): The India-New Zealand final in Southampton last month was the most-watched on average across all ...

Indian badminton legend Nandu Natekar passes away at 88

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], July 28 (ANI): Legendary badminton player Nandu Natekar passed away here on Wednesday. The 88-year-old was the ...

Tokyo Olympics: Ledecky clinches gold

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): Katie Ledecky stood on the top step of the podium for the very first time ...

Ancient maritime hub retains charm for modern explorers

© Provided by Xinhua FUZHOU, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Amid the setting sun and gentle sea breeze, Heros Di Bartolomeo, ...

US lawmakers push sponsors to boycott Beijing Olympics

Washington DC [US], July 28 (ANI): A group of US lawmakers on Tuesday (local time) urged corporate sponsors to back ...

Tokyo Olympics: Nishikori confident Osaka can bounce back

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): Japan's Kei Nishikori said compatriot and World No. 2 Naomi Osaka will only grow stronger ...

HTC Global Services announces appointment of Nitesh Bansal

Troy (Michigan) [USA]/Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 28 (ANI/PRNewswire): HTC Global Services announced that Nitesh Bansal has been appointed as ...

ATP roundup: Stefanos Tsitsipas moves into third round of Olympics

Third-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece avenged his loss to Frances Tiafoe at Wimbledon, defeating the American 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday ...

Shinsegae Group acquires more stake in Starbucks Korea

Seoul [South Korea], July 28 (ANI/Global Economic): Shinsegae Group will acquire an additional stake in Starbucks Coffee Korea and become ...

72-year-old plants more than 30,000 trees over 60 years

Nayagarh (Odisha) [India], June 28 (ANI): At a time when the world is witnessing the horrors of nature due to ...

Pakistan's Balochistan provice faces food emergency

New York [US], July 28 (ANI): Pakistan's Balochistan province, battered by a harsh winter, a locust invasion, COVID-19, and drought-like ...

China women's football team exits Olympics after Dutch defeat

© Provided by Xinhua The Steel Roses were knocked out of the Tokyo Olympics after a humiliating 8-2 defeat to ...

Tokyo Olympics: ROC breaks US dominance, clinches Team gold

Tokyo [Japan], July 28 (ANI): The Russian Olympic Committee(ROC) team comprising Angelina Melnikova, Vladislava Urazova, Lilia Akhaimova, and 2021 European ...

Russia proposes UN to expand number of types of cybercrimes

Moscow [Russia], July 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has proposed to the United Nations to expand the number of internationally designated types ...

LAFC, Minnesota United clash amid midseason surges

Two teams on the charge after slow starts will meet Wednesday when Minnesota United hits the road to face Los ...

Rajasthan launches Mission 'Niryatak Bano'

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], July 28 (ANI): Rajasthan government's Industries Department and the apex industrial development body, the Rajasthan Industrial Development ...

Biden Accuses Russia of Already Interfering in 2022 Election

WHITE HOUSE - Russia is already interfering in next year's midterm U.S. elections, President Joe Biden said Tuesday in a ...

Roundup: Stefanos Tsitsipas moves into third round of Olympics

Third-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece avenged his loss to Frances Tiafoe at Wimbledon, defeating the American 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday ...

India will continue to extend assistance to Sudan

New York [US], July 28 (ANI): India will continue to extend all possible assistance to the Sudan government and its ...

Boko Haram Attack Kills Five Soldiers, Civilian, Cameroon Reports

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Boko Haram Islamists killed five Cameroonian soldiers and a civilian in an attack in the far north ...

Ex-airman Sentenced to 45 Months for Leaking Drone Info

ALEXANDRIA, VA. - A former Air Force intelligence analyst who once helped find targets for deadly U.S. drone strikes was ...

Biden Revives Trump's Africa Business Initiative

The Biden administration on Tuesday announced a new push to expand business ties between U.S. companies and Africa, with a ...

Nationals RHP Stephen Strasburg to undergo thoracic outlet surgery

Washington Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg will undergo season-ending thoracic outlet surgery, manager Dave Martinez told reporters on Tuesday. Strasburg will ...

China ready to play positive role in building peace in Sudan: envoy

© Provided by Xinhua "China stands ready to work with the rest of the international community in a continuous effort ...

Yes, Naomi Osaka is Japanese. And American. And Haitian

On Friday, Naomi Osaka lit the cauldron at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony. This honour sent an important message ...

'Taliban victory in Afghanistan is of entire Muslim people'

Kabul [Afghanistan] July 28 (ANI): Pakistan-based terror group Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Noor Wali Mehsud has said that their relations ...

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Lagging behind other airports, Heathrow tells UK to reopen travel

LONDON, England: London's Heathrow Airport is not recovering passenger traffic as quickly as other airports in Europe and has urged ...

Vatican shortfall less than projected due to spending reductions

VATICAN CITY: The Vatican reports that it closed out 2020 with a deficit of $78 million, which was better than ...

Air Canada remains in red, but sees brighter future for air travel

TORONTO, Canada: Air Canada is projecting increased domestic and U.S.-bound flight bookings by this winter as travel restrictions ease.At the ...

U.S. investors take profits pushing stock indices sharply lower

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were under pressure Tuesday, just a day after all the major indices hit ...

New York bank to buy People's United, fire 700 employees

BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut: Over 700 staff members of People's United Bank will lose their jobs after being taken over by a ...

Decision expected on attendance of 100 people at Irish weddings

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland's Cabinet is scheduled to discuss a proposal that would increase attendance at weddings from 50 to 100 ...

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