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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, ...

Ireland agrees to buy 1 million Covid vaccines from Romania

DUBLIN, Ireland: Romania's government has announced that it will begin delivering coronavirus vaccines to Ireland in the coming weeks.Earlier, Taoiseach ...

German woman walked around for weeks with winning $39M ticket

BERLIN, Germany: A German woman walked around with a winning $39 million lottery ticket in her purse for weeks before ...

7 most FAMOUS Russians living in the U.S.

You can meet supermodel Irina Shayk on the streets of New York and Alexander Ovechkin on Washington D.C.'s ice rink. ...

Murray, Korda given wild cards into ATP Cincinnati Masters

Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray of Britain and 21-year-old American Sebastian Korda were given wild cards spots into the ...

Britain ponders over letting China enter nuclear industry

London [UK], August 4 (ANI): Britain and China in 2015 signed a deal to let Beijing take an ownership stake ...

Around 50 injured in train collision in Czech Republic

Prague [Czech Republic], August 4 (ANI): Around 50 people have suffered injuries after two trains collided near the Czech town ...

Tokyo 2020: Sydney McLaughlin shatters record, wins gold

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): USA's Sydney McLaughlin created a new world record with a phenomenal run in the women's ...

Lovlina will be sad right now as her dream was to win gold

Golaghat (Assam) [India], August 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain's father Tiken Borgohain has stated his daughter's dream was to ...

President congratulates Indian boxer Lovlina

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind congratulated Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain after she won the bronze ...

Russia wants to open its Arctic seas to international shipping

Russia needs to upgrade the Northern Sea Route to make it an international transportation corridor allowing all-season transfer of cargo ...

Assam MLAs gather inside assembly to watch boxer Lovlina

Guwahati (Assam) [India], August 4 (ANI): Assam Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) gathered inside the assembly to watch Wednesday's semi-final ...

Construction work underway on road to Lovlina's house

Golaghat (Assam) [India], August 4 (ANI): Construction work is underway on the road to boxer Lovlina Borgohain's residence in Golaghat ...

PM Modi congratulates Lovlina Borgohain

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain after she won the Bronze ...

T20 WC: India to face Pakistan on October 24

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): The much-awaited high-octane clash between India and Pakistan in the upcoming T20 ...

Tokyo Olympics: I had prepared for gold, says Lovlina

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain was not satisfied after taking the bronze medal in the women's ...

WTA roundup: Top seed Alize Cornet loses in Romania opener

Egypt's Mayar Sherif toppled No. 1 seed Alize Cornet of France 6-2, 6-4 on Tuesday in the first round of ...

Tokyo Olympics: Anurag Thakur, Kiren Rijiju praise Lovlina

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister of Law and Justice, ...

Osaka, Kenin, Swiatek withdraw from WTA Montreal event

Four-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka, fourth-ranked Sofia Kenin and eighth-ranked Iga Swiatek have withdrawn from next week's Montreal WTA ...

Metabolic syndrome linked to poor health outcomes in adults

Washington [US], August 4 (ANI): A new study has uncovered a high prevalence of metabolic syndrome in adults with moderate ...

Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain wins bronze

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain took the bronze medal after she lost the women's welterweight (64-69kg) ...

Airline industry statistics confirm 2020 was worst year

Montreal [Canada], August 4 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released the World Air Transport Statistics (WATS) publication ...

Who was the Russian Empire's MAIN enemy

Russia's most frequent opponent in wars were the Turks. And, almost always, Russia emerged victorious.For four centuries, Russia and the ...

Daily increase in COVID-19 cases in Turkey nears 25,000

Ankara [Turkey], August 4 (ANI/Sputnik): The daily increase in registered cases of coronavirus in Turkey was 24,832 on Tuesday - ...

China to defend table tennis women's team title against Japan at Olympics

© Provided by Xinhua China beat Germany to qualify for the table tennis women's team final at Tokyo 2020 to ...

Trial Of Two Belarusian Opposition Figures Set To Begin In Minsk

The trial of two leading Belarusian opposition figures, Maryya Kalesnikava and Maksim Znak, is set to begin on August 4 ...

Kyrgios lacks fiery passion in losing ATP Washington opener

Longing for the days when he would scream and throw racquets, Nick Kyrgios struggled to care on crucial points in ...

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 ...

Real Salt Lake travel to take on Galaxy

The Los Angeles Galaxy sit just two points out of second place and four out of first as they get ...

Naomi Osaka, Sofia Kenin, Iga Swiatek withdraw from Montreal

The National Bank Open in Montreal was expecting to welcome nine of the 10 women's tennis players in the world ...

Turkey reports 24,832 daily COVID-19 cases

Ankara [Turkey] August 4 (ANI/Xinhua): Turkey on Tuesday registered 24,832 new COVID-19 cases, raising its tally of infections to 5,795,665. ...

Top seed Alize Cornet loses in Romania opener

Egypt's Mayar Sherif toppled No. 1 seed Alize Cornet of France 6-2, 6-4 on Tuesday in the first round of ...

US approves USD 270 Mln sale to Greece of sustainment

Washington [US] August 4 (ANI/Sputnik): The US State Department has given its approval to a proposed USD 270 million sale ...

Saudi Arabia to Back Iran Nuclear Deal if Tehran Never

Washington [US] August 4 (ANI/Sputnik): Saudi Arabia will support a nuclear deal with Iran as long as the agreement ensures ...

Blaze cuts Athens motorway link

A forest fire broke out on Tuesday cutting the main motorway linking Athens to northern and southern Greece, officials said, ...

Penguins re-sign Radim Zohorna to two-year contract

The Pittsburgh Penguins re-signed forward Radim Zohorna to a two-year contract on Tuesday. The contract for the 25-year-old Czech Republic ...

PGA, European tours co-sanction three events in 2022

The Scottish Open and two US events will be co-sanctioned by the US PGA and European Tours for the 2021-2022 ...

Premier League footballers to continue taking the knee in new season

Premier League players will continue to take the knee in the 2021/22 season, saying on Tuesday "more than ever, it ...

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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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