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Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Polish health minister confirms nation hit by fifth COVID-19 wave

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's minister of health announced on January 17 that the country was in the midst of a fifth ...

Pakistan eager to work on gas project, Imran assures Putin

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan reassured Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday of Pakistan's resolve to work with Russia ...

At $534 million, Rome's Villa Aurora highest price ever at auction

ROME, Italy: Villa Aurora, a villa for sale in Rome with a starting price of $534 million, was expected to ...

During lockdown, free flowers handed out to mark Tulip Day

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: As stores in Amsterdam and across the Netherlands cautiously reopened after a COVID-19 lockdown, thousands of free bunches ...

Former Denmark defense minister charged with leaking state secrets

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: An official at the highest level of the Denmark government has been charged with leaking state secrets. Claus ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

Fire acquire striker Kacper Przybylko from Union

The Chicago Fire acquired Polish striker Kacper Przybylko from the Philadelphia Union in exchange for $1.15 million in general allocation ...

Normandy Format policy advisers to meet in Paris on Tuesday

Paris [France], January 22 (ANI/Sputnik): German, Russian, Ukrainian and French policy advisers will meet for the Normandy Format talks to ...

Iran rules out likelihood of "interim deal" in Vienna talks

Tehran [Iran], January 22 (ANI/Xinhua): Iran does not consider an interim deal in ongoing negotiations in the Austrian capital of ...

Simona Halep soars into Australian Open fourth round

No. 14 seed Simona Halep of Romania reached the fourth round of the Australian Open for the fifth straight year, ...

Marin Cilic knocks out Andrey Rublev at Australian Open

Croatia's Marin Cilic upset fifth-seeded Russian Andrey Rublev 7-5, 7-6 (3), 3-6, 6-3 on Saturday to reach the fourth round ...

Beijing Olympics being held in country where mass atrocities against minorities are going on

Beijing [China], January 22 (ANI): The Beijing Winter Olympics beginning next month in China, where the government is committing genocide ...

UK Foreign Secretary to meet with Lavrov in Moscow in Feb: Reports

Moscow [Russia] January 22 (ANI): The Russian side consented to a request for a visit by UK Foreign Secretary Liz ...

Ukrainian opposition slams US sanctions

Washington has imposed measures on two MPs for allegedly working for RussiaUkraine's second-largest political party, Opposition Platform - For Life, ...

Telegram CEO assesses impact of Russia's proposal to ban crypto

Russian tech billionaire Pavel Durov warns of major risks for high-tech economyPavel Durov, the executive director and founder of Telegram, ...

Champagne sales popped in 2021

French Champagne houses toast record sales and exportsFrance's Comite Champagne trade association, which represents over 16,000 winegrowers and 320 champagne ...

Instagram, Snapchat sued over alleged role in girl's suicide

The social media platforms are addictive to an extent that caused a kid to kill herself, mother claims in lawsuitEleven-year-old ...

Introduction of lifestyle interventions during preschool lowers heart disease risk: Study

Washington [US], January 22 (ANI): A new research has found that introducing school-based programs aimed to teach healthy cardiovascular health ...

Chief of German Navy believes Crimea will never come back to Ukraine

Berlin [Germany], January 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The head of the German navy, Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schonbach, expressed his belief that Crimea ...

Mayor comments on Russian occupation fears cited by Zelensky

Volodymyr Zelensky's statement to the US media has alarmed residents of KharkovKharkov, home to some 1.4 million people, "could be ...

US will send Russian-made helicopters to Ukraine

Kiev to receive Russian-made helicopters the US originally bought for AfghanistanThe US government is expediting the transfer of five transport ...

German chancellor snubs Biden Der Spiegel

Olaf Scholz turned down the US president's call for talks due to a busy schedule, German media claimsGerman Chancellor Olaf ...

Medvedev makes peace with Aussie crowd after 'low IQ' claim

Daniil Medvedev offered an olive branch to the Australian Open crowd following his straight sets win against Dutchman Botic van ...

Civic engagement does not improve well-being: Study

Berlin [Germany], January 22 (ANI): Two recent studies from Germany and the UK revealed that someone's engagement civically does not ...

Parenting interventions support psychosocial adjustment of kids in foster, adoptive families: Study

Washington [US], January 22 (ANI): A new study has found that attachment-based parenting interventions--which seek to improve the quality of ...

Johnny Depp to play controversial French king Louis XV in new historical drama

Washington [US], January 22 (ANI): Actor Johnny Depp is set to take on the role of French king Louis XV. ...

Russian Embassy in Japan says Tokyo's position on Ukraine's issue counterproductive

Tokyo [Japan], January 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian Embassy in Japan on Saturday that Tokyo's position toward Russia in the context ...

Russia Says British Foreign Secretary To Visit Moscow

British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss is expected to visit Moscow for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in February, ...

Study finds lactic acid in body that may increase knowledge about cancer medicine

Washington [US], January 22 (ANI): A new study by the University of Copenhagen reveals that specific enzymes can remove lactic ...

Teens aren't lonely in lockdown if using social media positively: Study

California [US], January 22 (ANI): A new research has found that the problem is not the number of hours teenagers ...

Russia confirms 57,212 new cases of COVID-19 in past 24 hours

Moscow [Russia] January 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has confirmed a record 57,212 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, ...

Germany warns of Russian troop 'concentration'

The comments come amid escalating tensions and Western claims of a potential invasionGerman Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock used her first ...

Gorgeous grannies contest kicks off in Russia

The organizers of the project are on a mission to name the city's matriarch of the yearThe lineup of some ...

US thinks it has 'special status' Russia

Russia's top diplomat criticized his American counterpart for comments on Kazakhstan peacekeeping operationThe American reaction to the recent Russian-led peacekeeping ...

Russian rockets roll toward Belarus

Moscow is redeploying its S-400 missile system ahead of readiness checksRussia is moving two divisions of its S-400 Triumph air-defense ...

Kyiv Says Russia Stepping Up Military Involvement In Eastern Ukraine

Ukrainian military intelligence says that Russia has boosted its military support for separatist formations in parts of eastern Ukraine in ...

Texas synagogue attack demonstrates global network of terror, with its epicentre in India's neighbourhood: MEA

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): Pointing to the Texas synagogue attack that has exposed Pakistan's links with international terrorism, ...

What's the difference between TUNDRA and TAIGA

Still get these two most popular Russian landscapes mixed up? Find out why the summer is not the best time ...

Putin, Following in Steps of Peter the Great

Three hundred and forty kilometers east of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, lies the city of Poltava.At its heart is a ...

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UK's Johnson announces easing of COVID-19 restrictions

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that since infections are leveling off in most parts of the ...

Slovenia, Taiwan to open representative offices, China condemns move

BEIJING, China: Slovenia's plans to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan have angered China, which accused Taiwan of ratcheting up diplomatic ...

Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

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