Mon, 26 Aug 2019

G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Does anyone have a pad? TV is finally dismantling the period taboo

Last week, menstrual pad brand Libra launched their Blood Normal commercial in Australia, running it during prime time television shows ...

How doctors convinced the world the planet was worth fighting for

Last week, one of the world's leading medical journals declared the medical community must act now to limit the health ...

The digital human: the cyber version of humanity's quest for immortality

Immortality has been a topic of discussion since the legend of the Holy Grail.Some people have gone as far as ...

Sudan PM Seeks End toCountry's Pariah Status

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Sudan's new prime minister says in an interview that ending his country's international pariah status and drastically ...

Sudan Flood Death Toll Reaches 62: State Media

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Heavy rainfall and flash floods have killed 62 people in Sudan and left 98 others injured, the ...

Modi meets UN Secy Gen at G7 in France

Biarritz [France], Aug 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, on the sidelines ...

Komalika Bari wins World Archery Youth Championships

Madrid [Spain], Aug 25 (ANI): The seventeen-year-old Indian Komalika Bari defeated Japan's Waka Sonoda in the recurve cadet women's final ...

PM Modi congratulates Sai Praneeth, salutes his untiring efforts

New Delhi [India], Aug 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Indian shuttler Sai Praneeth for winning a ...

Agartala-Delhi direct flight to improve air connectivity in Northeast

Agartala (Tripura) [India], Aug 25 (ANI): With developments coming in from all directions, connectivity in the northeast region is witnessing ...

Rohingyas mark 2nd anniversary of exodus after Myanmar crackdown

Dhaka [Bangladesh], Aug 25 (ANI): Thousands of Rohingyas on Sunday marked the second anniversary of the crackdown launched against the ...

Andhra Chief Minister calls Sindhu a 'true champion'

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 25 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday commended Indian shuttler ...

Week ahead: Trade war back with a vengeance after Jackson Hole

The escalating trade war means investors won't have long to chew over the outcome of weekend meetings of central bankers ...

Neymar excluded from PSG's Toulouse clash as transfer saga drags on

Paris - Neymar was left out of Paris Saint-Germain's third consecutive Ligue 1 match on Sunday as his employers await ...

'We can get even better': Liverpool's Henderson warns title rivals

London - Jordan Henderson has warned Liverpool's title rivals that his side still have room for improvement despite their perfect ...

Silva sparkles as Aguero double fires City

Bournemouth - Sergio Aguero bagged a brace and David Silva marked his 400th appearance for Manchester City by playing a ...

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7 dead after plane and helicopter collide on Spanish island

MALLORCA, Spain - A mid-air collision between a helicopter and a small plane on a tourist resort island in Spain ...

G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

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