Mon, 26 Sep 2022

US Asks UN Rights Council to Debate China Rights Abuses

The United States on Monday called on the U.N. Human Rights Council to organize a debate on rights violations in ...

Zelensky reveals how much US pays Ukraine

Covering Kiev's expenses costs American taxpayers $1.5bn a month, according to the Ukrainian presidentThe Ukrainian government is being heavily supported ...

US Carrier, South Korea Ships Launch Drills Amid North's Threat

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - A U.S. aircraft carrier and its battle group launched drills with South Korean warships off the ...

US facing natural gas shortage Reuters

Record LNG exports to Europe reportedly threaten America's domestic gas consumptionShale producers in the United States are struggling to meet ...

US Welcomes Belarus Release of Journalist, Urges More

washington - The United States on Sunday welcomed the release in Belarus of a journalist for a U.S.-backed outlet but ...

India among leaders in green jobs generation, creates employment for 8.63 lakh in 2021

New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): The number of countries participating in the renewable energy market is increasing but most ...

"You're not fooling anybody..."Jaishankar responds to US F-16 package for Pakistan

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], September 26 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has raised questions over the "merits" of the ...

US will 'respond decisively' if Russia uses nuclear weapon on Ukraine, warns Jake Sullivan

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): US national security adviser, Jake Sullivan warned President Vladimir Putin of "catastrophic consequences" if Russia ...

Researchers map streamflow alterations to gauge human impact on ecosystems

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): Altering streamflow can endanger the ecosystems that rely on it, but researchers have lacked data ...

U.S. wins ninth straight Presidents Cup

Xander Schauffele's 1-up victory over Canadian Corey Conners on Sunday secured another Presidents Cup victory for the U.S. team, as ...

US threatens Russia with catastrophic consequences

Washington will respond in kind if Moscow uses WMDs in Ukraine, Biden's national security adviser promisedThe US will retaliate forcefully ...

Tropical Storm Ian Strengthens as it Heads to Cuba, Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Authorities and residents in Florida were keeping a cautious eye on Tropical Storm Ian as it rumbled ...

Canada Sends Troops to Help Clear Fiona's Devastation

Toronto - The Canadian military mobilized and officials on Sunday tried to assess the scope of devastation of from former ...

Tehran Rebukes Britain, Norway Over Commentary on Protests

Iran has rebuked Britain and Norway over what it claimed was interference and hostile news coverage of the extensive unrest ...

CIA reveals model used to plan drone ops against Al-Qaeda leader Zawahiri

Washington [US], September 25 (ANI): US intelligence agency, in its museum, has displayed the replica of Ayman al-Zawahiri's hideout which ...

India attends 'Blue Pacific' event as observer in US

London [UK], September 25 (ANI): India as an observer attended the Partners in the Blue Pacific (PBP) Foreign Ministers meeting, ...

It's Castillo vs. Castillo as Royals host Mariners

It will be an all-Castillo affair on Sunday in Kansas City. The Seattle Mariners (83-68) and the Kansas City Royals ...

Blue Jays' Whit Merrifield aims to continue torrid series vs. Rays

The Toronto Blue Jays turned to their All-Star pitcher Saturday to stop their three-game losing skid. The Blue Jays will ...

Union minister Jitendra Singh interacts with Indian diaspora in US

New York [US], September 25 (ANI): Union minister Jitendra Singh, who is on a 5-day visit to the US on ...

Indian health solutions provider bags award in United States

Washington [US], September 25 (ANI): India-based health solutions provider SAMRIDH Blended Finance Facility has been declared the winner of the ...

At UN India perceived as "Voice of Global South": EAM Jaishankar

New York [US], September 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, on Saturday said one of the key takeaways from ...

Air pollution can increase negative effects of climate change on human health: Study

Dallas (Texas) [US], September 25 (ANI): According to a new study, air pollution can increase negative effects of climate change ...

North Korea fires ballistic missile into East Sea ahead of US-South Korea drills

Seoul [South Korea], September 25 (ANI): North Korea launched a short-range ballistic missile off the east coast of the Korean ...

LSU destroys New Mexico behind Armoni Goodwin, Noah Cain

Armoni Goodwin and Noah Cain rushed for two touchdowns each and host LSU held New Mexico to 88 yards and ...

Russia's Lavrov backs India for permanent member in UN Security Council

New York [US], September 25 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov backed India for becoming a permanent member of the ...

North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile into Sea, Says South

Tokyo - North Korea has fired a ballistic missile toward the sea off its east coast, South Korea's military said, ...

Boise State fires OC Tim Plough, tabs Dirk Koetter as replacement

Boise State fired offensive coordinator Tim Plough on Saturday, one day after the team's disheartening 27-10 road loss to UTEP. ...

India a valuable partner to meet key challenges: Maldives FM at special UNGA event

New York [US], September 25 (ANI): Congratulating India for its 75 years of independence, Maldives Foreign Minister Abdula Shahid lauded ...

Pakistan raises concern over terrorism threat emanating from Afghanistan at UNGA

New York [US], September 25 (ANI): During his remarks at the 77th United Nations General Assembly on Friday, Pakistan's Prime ...

Peace can be ensured across Taiwan only when China is completely 'reunified': China at UNGA

New York [US], September 25 (ANI): Reiterating its claim over Taiwan, China on Saturday said peace across Taiwan can be ...

VOA Immigration Weekly Recap, September 1824

Editor's note: Here is a look at immigration-related news around the U.S. this week. Questions? Tips? Comments? Email the VOA ...

School uniforms contain dangerous amounts of PFAS: Research

Bloomington [US], September 24 (ANI): A study found that pupils in the US and Canada are routinely exposed through their ...

Pakistan "masters the art of fooling", says former Afghan vice president over Shehbaz Sharif's UNGA remarks

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 24 (ANI): Condemning Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif' for his remarks against Afghanistan at the 77th UNGA ...

Hamid Karzai lambasts Shehbaz Sharif's remarks about presence of terrorist groups in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 24 (ANI): Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Saturday lambasted Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif for his ...

Storm Fiona Hammers Canada's East Coast Forcing Evacuations

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - Powerful storm Fiona slammed into eastern Canada on Saturday with hurricane-force winds, forcing evacuations, blowing ...

UN: Climate of Repression in Belarus Stifles Civil, Political Rights

Geneva - The United Nations reports the human rights situation in Belarus has seriously deteriorated as the government seeks to ...

Fnatic's Upset, Hylissang test positive for COVID-19

Fnatic League of Legends bot Elias "Upset" Lipp of Germany and support Zdravets "Hylissang" Galabov of Bulgaria have tested posted ...

Engineering goods exports to China, EU fall on demand slowdown

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): Engineering goods exports to China and the European Union fell in August due to ...

Taliban denies threat of terrorism still exists in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 24 (ANI): Responding to concerns expressed by countries at the 77th UNGA session over the terrorism threat ...

India's development inseparable from rest of the world: Jaishankar

New York [US], September 24 (ANI): Noting that India is now the fifth biggest economy in the world and envisions ...

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Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

Malaysia to give Myanmar a hard time in upcoming ASEAN meeting after death of kids

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian nations must decide whether a five-point plan to end the violence in Myanmar is ...

Large number of illegal Bangladeshis arrested in neighboring Indian state

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian state of Tripura has decided to form a special investigation team (SIT) of local ...

US seeks lower truck emissions, transition to electric

WASHINGTON D.C.: After Congress approved new initiatives to speed the adoption of zero-emission vehicles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

Cyclone roars through Canada with 80 mph winds, damage called heavy

HALIFAX, Canada: Cyclone Fiona struck northeast Canada this weekend, with reports of houses being washed into the ocean, roofs torn ...

Royals reveal details of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place

LONDON (CNN), 24 September 2022 - Buckingham Palace has released a photograph of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place within ...

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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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