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After 6.3 earthquake, Crete reports little damage, no fatalities

ATHENS, Greece: The Greek island of Crete has been hit by a 6.3-magnitude earthquake, just weeks after another quake caused ...

Over 1,000 migrants try to cross English Channel over two days

LONDON, England: The UK Home Office has said 40 small boats carrying 1,115 migrants crossed the English Channel over a ...

Following court ruling, EU worries Poland could exit

WARSAW, Poland: Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has set an unprecedented challenge to one of the European Union's (EU) core ...

China tests nuclear-capable hypersonic missile: Report

Beijing [China], October 17 (ANI): China allegedly carried out its first-ever test of a "nuclear capable hypersonic missile" taking by ...

At Glasgow climate summit spotlight on biggest emitter China

Tel Aviv [Israel], October 17 (ANI): At the upcoming Glasgow climate summit the spotlight will be on China, which is ...

10 Russian regions with unique local cuisines

Where do locals drink salty tea? And how many kinds of Dagestani dumplings can you try at once? 1. TatarstanEchpochmak.Legion ...

Bali's tourism entrepreneurs patiently await return of foreign visitors

© Provided by Xinhua Starting from Thursday, flights from 19 countries, including China, South Korea, France, New Zealand and the ...

China poses serious political, economic, security, technological challenges to EU

Brussels [Belgium], October 17 (ANI): The European Union (EU) parliament published an 18-page resolution on a new EU-China strategy on ...

T20 WC: Vice-captain Aqib Ilyas wants Oman to be at their best

Al Amerat [Oman], October 17 (ANI): Oman vice-captain Aqib Ilyas wants his side to showcase their rapid improvement to a ...

Macron slams 1961 Paris Police killing of Algerian protesters as 'inexcusable'

Paris [France], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): French President Emmanuel Macron has denounced the brutal actions of the police during the suppression ...

EBRD and EU provide further support for SMEs in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo [Bosnia and Herzegovina], October 17 (ANI/FENA): The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is extending a loan of ...

China's growth hampered as it aims to achieve climate goals through power cuts

Beijing [China], October 16 (ANI): China is experiencing its worst power shortage since the 1980s, a phenomenon that puts at ...

Nationwide anti-fascist demonstration of Italian trade unions taking place in Rome

Rome [Italy], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): A nationwide anti-fascist demonstration of trade unions is taking place in the San Giovanni square ...

US probing possible cases of 'Havana Syndrome' among embassy staff in Bogota

Bogota [Colombia], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Washington has been secretly investigating possible cases of the so-called Havana Syndrome that allegedly affected ...

Turkey sees Climate Change Agreement as financial opportunity: Report

Ankara [Turkey], October 16 (ANI): Turkey is not a party to Climate Change Agreement despite being in it officially as ...

Ben Affleck, Matt Damon talk 'The Last Duel', reveal their favourite performance of each other

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): Hollywood stars Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are singing each other's praises for their much-awaited ...

Erdogan, Merkel debate over shortcomings of coalition government

Ankara [Turkey], October 16 (ANI/Xinhua): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel engaged in a debate over ...

China's Xi speaks to European Council President over phone, discuss ties

Beijing [China], October 16 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping and European Council President Charles Michel had a telephone conversation, during ...

World leaders to address 4th International Solar Alliance General Assembly from October 18 to 21

New Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): The fourth General Assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA), will be held virtually ...

Turkish Foreign Minister asks Taliban to form inclusive govt

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 16 (ANI): Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that the formation of an inclusive government and the ...

Greece's tourism looking up after months of coronavirus restrictions

© Provided by Xinhua Officials and analysts are confident that the tourism sector, a key pillar of Greece's economy that ...

Study determines sense of smell is body's most rapid warning system

Stockholm [Sweden], October 16 (ANI): Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have been able to study what happens in the ...

PSG.LGD reach Grand Final at International 10

PSG.LGD swept Team Secret 2-0 on Saturday to advance to the Grand Final at The International 10 in Bucharest, Romania. ...

French Prime Minister pays tribute to slain teacher Samuel Paty

Paris [France], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): French Prime Minister Jean Castex paid tribute on Saturday to history teacher Samuel Paty on ...

Pakistan again in row with World Bank body as Turkish firm registers claim

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 16 (ANI): Pakistan is again facing an international dispute before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment ...

Kareena shares throwback picture to wish Saif on their ninth anniversary

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 16 (ANI): Bollywood star couple Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan are celebrating their ninth ...

What do inclusive erotic parties look like in Russia I found out!

Playing a tambourine on someone's naked body, experiencing Japanese rope bondage - but, most importantly - getting in touch with ...

Global retailer eyes innovative, bold ideas at Canton Fair

© Provided by Xinhua By Xinhua writers Hong Zehua and Ding LeGUANGZHOU, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- As the first batch ...

Russia sees record number of daily COVID-19 cases, deaths: Response Centre

Moscow [Russia}, October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered a record number of daily COVID-19 cases in the past day, with ...

Arctic Council received no proposals on banning Hydrocarbon development: Member

Moscow [Russia], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The Arctic Council has not received any proposals to impose legally binding obligations on member ...

Australia is making the most out of the COAL BOOM

Australia continues to back its coal industry as many Western nations have turned their back on the dirtiest fossil fuel, ...

ICC men's T20 World Cup 2021 set to commence on Sunday amid huge anticipation (Preview)

Dubai [UAE], October 16 (ANI): Five long years the teams and fans have had to wait but the ICC men's ...

Two-time champ Victoria Azarenka reaches Indian Wells final

Victoria Azarenka is on the verge of becoming the winningest champion in the history of the WTA Tour's Indian Wells, ...

Two Turkish soldiers killed, five injured as blast hits vehicles in Syria's Idlib

Damascus [Syria], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Two Turkish soldiers have been killed and five more injured as a convoy of military ...

Islamic State group claims responsibility of mosque attack in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 16 (ANI): The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the deadly mosque attack in southern Afghanistan ...

Taylor Fritz staves off Alexander Zverev to reach Indian Wells semis

No. 31 seed Taylor Fritz stormed back from a set down and saved two match points before eliminating No. 3 ...

Exclusion of Myanmar from ASEAN Summit 'perfectly appropriate' step: US State Dept

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): A senior State Department official on Friday backed the exclusion of the Myanmar military leader ...

Scott Parel fires 7-under to lead at SAS Championship

Three-time Champions Tour victor Scott Parel put together a string of three straight birdies and added four more on the ...

DWG KIA, Cloud9 take different routes to advance in LOL Worlds

Group A of the 2021 League of Legends World Championships ended in wild fashion on Friday with DWG KIA, the ...

US can't confirm participation in Troika meeting on Afghanistan in Moscow: State Dept

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): The United States on Friday said that it cannot confirm at the moment that its ...

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Pakistan labels Indian threats as 'irresponsible' and 'provocative'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan firmly slammed an "irresponsible" and "provocative" statement reportedly made by Indian Home Minister Amit Shah in ...

Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...

Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

China and Iran court Taliban, while IS aims for chaos

On October 8, a terrible blast struck the worshippers attending Friday noon prayers at the Gozar-e-Sayed Abad Mosque in the ...

Massachusetts National Guard deployed to test students for Covid

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has announced that he is deploying up to 200 National Guard members to assist ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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