Sun, 27 Sep 2020

Opinion: TikTok agreement, a trap of blackmail

Photo taken on Aug. 21, 2020 shows a logo of the video-sharing social networking company TikTok's Los Angeles Office in ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 27)

Rescuers cut the wreckage of the crashed An-26 military aircraft into parts in Chuguev, Kharkiv region, Ukraine, Sept. 26, 2020. ...

At UN, Belarus Accuses West Of Sowing 'Chaos And Anarchy'

Belarusian Foreign Minister Uladzimer Makey has accused Western states of interfering in the country's internal affairs to foment "chaos and ...

US Colleges Struggle to Salvage Semester Amid Outbreaks

MADISON, WISCONSIN - Colleges across the country are struggling to salvage the fall semester amid skyrocketing coronavirus cases, dorm complexes ...

Latest COVID-19 watch: Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 990,000

Pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, Sept. 25, 2020. (Photo by Michael ...

Opinion: Washington's dirty attack on China's environmental records

A girl takes pictures at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, capital of China, May 11, 2019. (Xinhua/Shen Bohan)It is ...

Global COVID-19 deaths surpass 990,000

Maryland [US], September 27 (ANI/Xinhua): Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 990,000 on Saturday, according to the Centre for Systems Science and ...

Long putts his way to 54-hole lead at Corales

Adam Long put on a putting clinic on the back nine Saturday and finished the day with an 8-under par ...

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett as next justice of Supreme Court

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Saturday (local time) nominated Amy Coney Barrett as the new ...

Trump's Health Care Executive Order Short on Details, Experts Say

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump issued an executive order Thursday targeting a number of health care issues important to American ...

Trump Nominates Barrett for Supreme Court Post

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday nominated Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the death ...

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barret as next justice of Supreme Court

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Saturday (local time) nominated Amy Coney Barret as the new ...

100 Thieves advance to ESL Pro League NA final

100 Thieves advanced to the grand final at the ESL Pro League Season 12: North America event with a 2-0 ...

Bucs plan to admit more fans after governor's order

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open Raymond James Stadium to fans next weekend, now that Gov. Ron DeSantis has lifted ...

Dozens Detained As Protests Against Lukashenka Continue In Belarus

Security forces in Minsk detained dozens of protesters on September 26 during a women's march against Alyaksandr Lukashenka, who claimed ...

MLS-leading Crew face test vs. Toronto FC

Despite being atop the Major League Soccer standings on the strength of a six-game unbeaten streak, Columbus Crew coach Caleb ...

Protests Continue In Belarus Against Lukashenka, Arrests Reported

Protests continue in Belarus against Alyaksandr Lukashenka who claimed victory in the country's presidential election more than a month ago ...

Ex-Bok centre Andre Snyman chats to Sport24

Sport24 asked: Is your long-term ambition to coach in South Africa?Andre Snyman: I have tried so many times to get ...

Live COVID-19 updates: U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 7 mln

Health workers disinfect a public area in Khemisset, Morocco, on Sept. 10, 2020. (Photo by Chadi/Xinhua)- U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass ...

'World is in crisis, system is broken': Trudeau at UNGA

New York [US], September 26 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday (local time) issued a stark warning to ...

Trump likely to choose Amy Coney Barret as new Supreme Court justice

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): US President is likely to choose Amy Coney Barret as the new justice of the ...

100 Thieves top Liquid, advance in ESL Pro League NA playoffs

100 Thieves pulled off a reverse sweep of Team Liquid on Friday to advance to the lower-bracket final at the ...

Fish Populations Plummet Amid Demand For Swim Bladders For TCM

Authorities in the democratic island of Taiwan recently arrested a man for smuggling fish parts used in traditional Chinese medicine ...

Death toll from COVID-19 in Brazil surpasses 140,000

Brasilia [Brazil], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): The death toll from the coronavirus in Brazil has increased by 729 to 140,537 within ...

US vaccine shows strong immune response to Covid in clinical trials

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): The US pharmaceutical and medical device company Johnson and Johnson has developed a vaccine that ...

About 3,500 US Companies Sue Over Trump-Imposed Chinese Tariffs

About 3,500 U.S. companies, including Tesla Inc., Ford Motor Co., Target Corp., Walgreen Co. and Home Depot, have sued the ...

What is charismatic Catholicism?

Amy Coney Barrett reportedly will be Donald Trump's nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court.Questions have ...

Activist pleads UN to protect minorities from persecution in Pak

Geneva [Switzerland], September 25 (ANI): A rights activist from Pakistan, Anila Gulzar has requested the United Nations to intervene and ...

Down But Not Out: Hungary's Journalists React to Shrinking Freedoms

BUDAPEST - Significant changes to Hungary's media sector over the summer could have a lasting impact on the country's media ...

Attorney, Family Say US Justice System Failed Breonna Taylor

The attorney for Breonna Taylor, a Black emergency medical worker who was killed by white police officers last March in ...

US Special Envoy: Millions in Aid Aim to Help Fragile Sahel Region

WASHINGTON - The U.S. has announced $152 million in new aid to the Sahel region of Africa to support one ...

Fish Populations Plummet Amid Demand For Swim Bladders

Authorities in the democratic island of Taiwan recently arrested a man for smuggling fish parts used in traditional Chinese medicine ...

The need for masks: The battle against Covid-19 is far from won

As much as the health response to the Covid-19 pandemic has seen feverish preparations of hospitals and the marshalling of ...

Omnia turns tide amid virus storm, set to expand

Omnia is emerging from the coronavirus pandemic on top after the agricultural and chemicals enterprise flipped from big financial losses ...

Joburg drug smuggler sentenced to over 5 years in prison in the US

A man who was extradited to the United States from South Africa last year has been sentenced to over five ...

Proposed US Visa Changes Explained

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration has proposed to eliminate "duration of status" on visas for international students, exchange visitors, and ...

William Hill approached by Apollo, Caesars about takeovers

William Hill confirmed Friday that the company has received "separate cash proposals" from United States equity firm Apollo Global Management ...

Santoor Legend Pt Shiv Kumar Sharma

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 25 (ANI/NewsVoir): "Some divine force has guided me all through my life and my whole ...

Hong Kong Police Ban March in Support of 12 Activists Held by China

Hong Kong police on Friday turned down an application by march organizers the Civil Human Rights Front (CHRF) to hold ...

WHO says Africa escaped 'exponential' rise in cases

Africa has escaped the "exponential" rise in coronavirus cases seen elsewhere probably due to low population density and a hot ...

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Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

Major powers clash at United Nations General Assembly meeting

NEW YORK, New York - Three major world powers butted heads in a virtual showdown at the United Nations on ...

Trump running into legal hurdles over attempt to ban TikTok

WASHINGTON, DC, September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): A U.S. federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to postpone its ban on downloads ...

White House tightens screws on Havana, reimposes restrictions

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Wednesday announced new sanctions against Cuba, aimed at further denying sources of revenue ...

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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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