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Tokyo Olympics: Shivpal Singh fails to qualify for final

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): India's javelin thrower Shivpal Singh failed to qualify for the men's final here at the ...

Tokyo Olympics: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra qualifies for

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra progressed for the men's final here at the Olympic Stadium ...

Ethiopia Suspends Work of Two Aid Groups Active in Tigray

NAIROBI - Two international aid groups said Tuesday that the Ethiopian government had suspended part or all of their operations, ...

Sweden mulls to start administering 3rd vaccine dose

© Provided by Xinhua The booster dose may be offered in the autumn to older residents in nursing homes, those ...

Biles Wins Bronze in Olympics Return

American gymnast Simone Biles won her seventh career Olympic medal Tuesday, earning bronze on the balance beam in a return ...

New Zealand's Carrington wins double golds in Olympic women's kayak

© Provided by Xinhua Lisa Carrington of New Zealand triumphed in both women's kayak single 200m and double 500m as ...

Aussie Kyrgios examines resiliency, ponders ATP future

Nick Kyrgios says tennis drove him into a dark place long before Naomi Osaka raised mental health issues and the ...

China, S. Korea to meet in men's table tennis team semis at Tokyo Olympics

© Provided by Xinhua Chinese table tennis men's team will fight South Korea in the semifinal after thrashing France 3-0.TOKYO, ...

Hamlet: a play that speaks to pandemics past and present

I went to the theatre for the first time in 15 months to see the Theatre Royal Windsor's new production ...

At An Extraordinary Olympics, Acts of Kindness Abound

TOKYO - A surfer jumping in to translate for the rival who'd just beaten him. High-jumping friends agreeing to share ...

Humanitarian Groups: Myanmar Has Urgent COVID-Related Needs

A group of 16 humanitarian aid organizations has issued a joint statement warning about the "spiraling humanitarian catastrophe in Myanmar ...

Canada Shocks USA to Reach Olympic Women's Soccer Final

Jessie Fleming scored a second-half penalty as Canada upset four-time Olympic women's football champions the United States 1-0 in Kashima ...

Protests Swell in France Over COVID Measures as Cases Rise

PARIS - After a slow start, the European Union has now overtaken the United States in vaccinating its citizens against ...

Soaring temperatures trigger massive melting of Greenland ice sheet

Higher than average summer temperatures have caused a massive melting event of the Greenland ice sheet that researchers say involves ...

Corporate spin: Meat industry denies accelerating climate change

Growing global meat consumption threatens to derail the Paris Agreement, but that hasn't stopped the meat industry insisting it is ...

Braithwaite keen to get back into action with Barcelona

MADRID, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Danish international striker Martin Braithwaite said on Tuesday that he is looking forward to getting ...

Medal table at Tokyo Olympic Games on August 3

TOKYO, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Following is medal table at the Tokyo Olympic Games after the competitions on Tuesday, August ...

Medalists at Tokyo Olympic Games on Tuesday, August 3

TOKYO, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Following are the medalists at the Tokyo Olympic Games on Tuesday, August 3: Athletics: Women's ...

Roundup: China claims two golds, four silvers in badminton

TOKYO, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- China claimed two golds and four silvers as the badminton competitions at the Tokyo Olympics ...

First EU Anti-Covid Vaccination Robot Arrives in Bulgaria

The first disinfection robot against Covid-19, supplied by the EU, was presented in Bulgaria at a ceremony on 3 August ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Aug. 3

BEIJING, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Foot blisters affect Chen Long's mobility in Olympic final: coach

TOKYO, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Zhang Jun, head coach of Chinese badminton doubles, revealed that two big bleeding blisters on ...

Denmark's Axelsen wins men's singles badminton gold at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Denmark's world No. 2 Victor Axelsen outclassed China's defending champion Chen Long 21-15, 21-12 in ...

Medal table at Tokyo Olympic Games on August 2

TOKYO, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Following is medal table at the Tokyo Olympic Games after the competitions on Monday, August ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Cases top 60 mln in WHO European region

BEIJING, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Standings of badminton women's doubles at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Following are the standings of badminton women's doubles at the Tokyo Olympic Games here on ...

Greenland Ice Sheet Melting by 8 Billion Tonnes a Day Due to Heatwave

Greenland's ice sheet has experienced a "massive melting event" during a heatwave that has seen temperatures more than 10 degrees ...

Steamboats Annika Belshaw sweeps USA Nordic National Championships - SteamboatToday.com

Steamboat's Annika Belshaw sweeps USA Nordic National Championships Steamboat Pilot and Today ...

Handball-ROC, Sweden book quarter-final berths, Norway stay unbeaten

Handball-ROC, Sweden book quarter-final berths, Norway stay unbeaten Reuters ...

EU's 'cod war' with Norway ramps up Brussels threatens Oslo over UK departure penalty

EU's 'cod war' with Norway ramps up Brussels threatens Oslo over UK departure penalty Daily Express ...

The AstraZeneca vaccines donated by Norway have arrived in Nicaragua and Uganda - Norway Today

Norway plans to donate five million vaccine doses through the international Covax collaboration. Now the first doses of AstraZeneca have ...

Room review- Kamana Lakehouse, Scandinavian style on the Queenstown hillside

Room review: Kamana Lakehouse, Scandinavian style on the Queenstown hillside Stuff.co.nz ...

Olympics-Handball-ROC, Sweden book quarter-final berths, Norway stay unbeaten - KFGO

Olympics-Handball-ROC, Sweden book quarter-final berths, Norway stay unbeaten KFGO News ...

Australia Women vs Sweden Women Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Australia Women vs Sweden Women Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds bwin news ...

FHI- The vaccination interval in Norway will be shortened from mid-August - Norway Today

Norway will receive more doses of the corona vaccine than initially expected, and the interval between the first and second ...

Bergen- 57 new corona cases registered in the last 24 hours - Norway Today

A total of 57 new cases of corona infection have been registered in Bergen in the last 24 hours. Younger ...

16-year-old girl dies as a result of a tractor accident in Skjk - Norway Today

Note: The picture used is for illustration purposes only. The 16-year-old girl involved in a tractor accident in Skjk on ...

Volda reports MyKitchen restaurant after corona outbreak - Norway Today

The restaurant MyKitchen in Volda has been reported by the Municipality after a corona outbreak. We are in a process ...

Bergen set to receive 12,000 extra vaccine doses earmarked for students - Norway Today

Bergen Municipality will receive 12,000 extra vaccine doses earmarked for students in connection with the start of study programs. The ...

The dog of Norway's Crown Prince Couple died this week - Norway Today

The Crown Prince Couples dog, a labradoodle named Muffins Krkebolle, died this week, Crown Princess Mette-Marit announced on her Instagram ...

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Protests in France to block use of Covid health pass

PARIS, France: Thousands of people in Paris and other French cities protested against the introduction of a mandatory COVID-19 health ...

Deadline for UN pledges on greenhouse gases missed by China, India

BERLIN, Germany: China and India missed a U.N. deadline to submit new plans detailing how they will reduce greenhouse gas ...

Haiti Supreme Court judge in hiding, wanted in killing of president

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Haitian police on Friday accused former Supreme Court judge Wendelle Coq-Thelot of having met with Colombian mercenaries accused ...

U.K. Space Command begins task of protecting from threats in space

LONDON, England: Following the United States, Britain has created a military space command to supervise activities in space, Britain's Ministry ...

Europeans evacuate 394 migrants from boat on Mediterranean

TUNIS, Tunisia: Some 394 migrants were rescued from an overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday.The Sea-Watch 3 ...

Air leak causes drop in pressure in International Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: Staffs on Earth and in the International Space Station are working to correct a drop in air pressure, ...

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