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Polish government in furore over EU conditions for grants, loans

WARSAW, Poland: Toughening its rhetoric in its rule-of-law row with the European Union, Poland's national-conservative government threatened to turn "all ...


Jannik Sinner, Nick Kyrgios advance at Cincinnati

In almost three hours and 15 minutes, Italian 10th seed Jannik Sinner outlasted Australian qualifier Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-7 (9), 6-4, ...


Darius Campbell Danesh: 'Pop Idol', 'West End' star passes away at 41

Washington [US], August 17 (ANI): 'Pop Idol', 'West End' star, British actor Darius Campbell Danesh passes away at the age ...


Research shows daily activity is more beneficial than longer periods of exercise

Washington [US], August 17 (ANI): New research indicates a little bit of daily activity is more beneficial than longer periods ...


Former Detainees Describe Secret Prison in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Bangladesh - In a startling text and video investigative report, a Sweden based news portal focusing on Bangladesh has ...


Headbutt madness as Liverpool star sent off on home debut

Jurgen Klopp criticized his new signing for the moment of madnessLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted that his striker Darwin Nunez ...


Viral Video: Johnny Depp lookalike spotted in Iran

Washington [US], August 16 (ANI): An Iranian man's striking resemblance to Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has gone viral on social ...


Andy Murray, Cameron Norrie among early winners at Cincinnati

In a matchup of three-time Grand Slam champions, Andy Murray defeated Stan Wawrinka 7-6 (3), 5-7, 7-5 in almost three ...


What's behind terrorist attacks on churches in Nigeria

In early June 2022, 40 people died, including children, in a mass shooting and bomb attack on a Catholic church ...


Maja Stark storms to win at ISPS Handa World Invitational

Maja Stark shattered the course record with a 10-under-par 63 on Sunday to win the ISPS Handa World Invitational at ...


Researchers find sleep issues in older employees have connection with mental stress factors

Washington [US], August 14 (ANI): A recent study from the Universities of Eastern Finland and Turku has improved understanding of ...


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France declares wildfire out, firefighters came from all of Europe

PARIS, France: French firefighters have stopped the spread of a "monster" wildfire in the country's southwest, allowing the reopening of ...

Would a new Cold War be in the best interest of the United States?

As China unleashed live-fire military exercises off the coast of Taiwan, simulating a real "reunification by force" operation in the ...

Ireland airports return waiting times to pre-Covid

DUBLIN, Ireland: In a sign that Ireland's airports are returning to normal, Dublin Airport authorities have returned to advising that ...

Winds collapse stage at Spanish festival, kills one, injures dozens

VALENCIA, Spain: Officials from Spanish emergency services reported that after high winds caused part of the main stage to collapse ...

Dublin to see construction of new Amazon data centers in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: Amazon has received permission to build two new data centers in north Dublin. The Dublin City Council approved ...

Europe should stop issuing Russian tourist visas, says Estonia, Finland

TALLINN, Estonia: The leaders of Estonia and Finland have said that Russian citizens should not be able to go on ...

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Poor crane, inexperienced operator among causes of tragic deaths by girder fall

DHAKA, Bangladesh A preliminary investigation into the tragic crane accident that killed five people in Uttara on Monday has found ...

Proposed Vietnam bullet train would run north-south 960 miles

HANOI, Vietnam: The Vietnamese government is considering building a high-speed railway, with a possible cost of up to $58.7 billion, ...

U.S. stocks have mixed day, Nasdaq Composite slides 26 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were decidedly mixed in the U.S. on Tuesday as investors struggled to make a ...

Billionaire Indian trader Rakesh Jhunjhunwala dead at 62

DELHI, India: Dubbed the country's Warren Buffett, India's best-known stock investor and self-made billionaire, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, died on August 14 ...

New money transfers spell end of credit card, says Brazil bank chief

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Brazil's central bank chief Roberto Campos Neto has said that he believes credit cards will cease to ...

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Would a new Cold War be in the best interest of the United States?

As China unleashed live-fire military exercises off the coast of Taiwan, simulating a real "reunification by force" operation in the ...


Myanmar deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to serve six additional years in prison

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - According to a legal official, a court in Myanmar has sentenced former leader Aung San Suu Kyi ...


China, Nepal to build rail, communications network across Himalayas

BEIJING, China: Following a meeting between their foreign ministers, China and Nepal have agreed to build the Trans-Himalayan Multi-Dimensional Connectivity ...


Heatwave continues in China as temperatures exceed 40C

BEIJING, China: Several regions in China experienced temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius, including the major southwestern city of Chongqing.The country's ...


California seeks $1.4 billion to keep nuclear plant open

SACRAMENTO, California: California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing to give a $1.4 billion government loan to extend the life of ...


With Covid cases increasing, India's New Delhi continues mask mandate

NEW DELHI, India: A government order released to reporters this week said New Delhi will continue to enforce a mask ...


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