Wed, 04 Aug 2021

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, ...

U.S. sanctions Cuba police, leaders after July protests

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States added additional sanctions on the Cuban police force and its leaders on Friday, following the ...

U.S. seizes tanker, seeks owner for bypassing North Korea sanctions

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United Sates has seized a tanker that it said was assisting North Korea in evading sanctions. In ...

New Samoa Prime Minister cancels $100 million Chinese port project

APIA, Samoa: The new prime minister of the island nation of Samoa has said she will cancel a Chinese-financed port ...

Fearing China, Philippines signs pact to return U.S. troops

MANILA, Philippines: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has invited U.S. troops to return to bases the Americans only recently evacuated.U.S. Secretary ...

Biden seeks to set example as he urges employees to become vaccinated

WASHINGTON, D.C.: President Joe Biden has announced that millions of federal workers will either need to show proof of having ...

YouTube takes action against Australian broadcaster, ACMA silent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - ACMA, the Australian Communications Media Authority has been sidelined by the U.S. social media giant YouTube.ACMA, ...

Belarusian Authorities Shut Down Four More NGOs In Widening Clampdown

MINSK -- Belarusian authorities have shut down four more nongovernmental organizations in Minsk as Alyaksandr Lukashenka's crackdown against pro-democracy activists, ...

Xinhua Headlines: China seeks policy mix to boost economic resilience

-- Aware of the challenges at home and abroad, China has been seeking a policy mix featuring diversified monetary tools, ...

Xinhua Photo Daily | Aug. 4, 2021

BEIJING, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Mideast in Pictures: Iraq receives looted artifacts returned from the U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua BAGHDAD, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- A handover ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Iraqi Ministry ...

Spain's La Liga to sell $3.2 billion stake to CVC

Spain's top football league announced on Wednesday it has agreed in principle to sell 10 percent of its business to ...

Anti-science drive in U.S. seriously undermines recovery efforts

© Provided by Xinhua With such anti-science sentiments, bigoted Washington elites are fueling an ideology-motivated disinformation campaign, through which they ...

Netizens troll Pak PM Imran Khan over India's population

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): In a goof-up, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that India has a population ...

USAID Head Pushes for Humanitarian Aid Access in Tigray

U.S. Agency for International Development head Samantha Power is set to meet Wednesday with officials in Ethiopia as the United ...

Service sector stuck in contraction, business falls

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): The Indian service sector remained in the red during July largely due to Covid-19 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Netflix's 'Bridgerton' season 2 resumes shooting

Washington [US], August 4 (ANI): Shooting for the second season of the hit Netflix series 'Bridgerton' has resumed after two ...

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 ...

Gera Developments is the only Real Estate player

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], August 4 (ANI/Hunk Golden and Media): Gera Developments, pioneers of the real estate business and the award-winning ...

Secret deal between U.S. Fort Detrick, Japanese germ warfare unit revealed

© Provided by Xinhua HARBIN, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- The United States pardoned members of a notorious Japanese germ warfare ...

U.S. habitually ignores adverse int'l rulings: media

© Provided by Xinhua The United States should engage "in constructive ways" with international courts, rather than sticking to its ...

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 ...

Neha Dhupia opens up about 5 am pregnancy cravings

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 4 (ANI): Bollywood actor Neha Dhupia, who is expecting her second child, is embracing all aspects ...

Sri Balaji University, Pune(SBUP) introduces BBA and BA

Pune (Maharashtra) [india], August 4 (ANI/SRV Media): Sri Balaji University, Pune (SBUP) has introduced two new Undergraduate courses, Bachelor of ...

Chandigarh University beats its own record

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], August 4 (ANI/PRNewswire): At the time when multinationals have changed their hiring pattern and numbers for fresh ...

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 ...

MLB roundup: Astros silence Dodgers' bats, fans

With fans in Los Angeles expressing their venom, the Houston Astros were able to shut out the noise as well ...

Ayursetu announces name change to AAYUSETU

Bathinda (Punjab) [India], August 4 (ANI/PNN): Ayursetu, an industry leader in producing Ayurvedic and Herbal products has announced today that ...

Opposition slams Pak govt over 'failure' to exit FATF list

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 4 (ANI): Pakistan opposition slammed the federal government of Imran Khan over its failure to remove the ...

Beirut's youth rebuild the Lebanese capital, brick by brick

Young people in Beirut, which was devastated by an explosion in a warehouse at the city's port on 4 August ...

Suspected Hijacking Reported In Persian Gulf; Iran Denies Involvement

The British Navy reported the 'potential hijack' of a ship off the coast of the United Arab Emirates on August ...

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 ...

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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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