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Surge in air travel demand continues, may lessen, says observers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After reporting record revenues in the fourth-quarter of 2022, US airlines expect strong travel demand ...

Philippines pledges review after citizen killed working in Kuwait

MANILA, Philippines: After a Filipina domestic worker was killed and dumped in the desert in the oil-rich emirate of Kuwait, ...

Rocket Lab launches first rocket from Virginia, USA

LONG BEACH, California: Long Beach, California-based Rocket Lab has launched its first mission from the United States, as part of ...

WSJ says Israel and Mossad behind Sunday's attacks on Iran

Israel was behind Sunday morning's drone strike on an Iranian munitions facility; the Wall Street Journal has reported, citing American ...

UK tanks for Ukraine must arrive by March, says minister

LONDON, England: Of the 14 main battle tanks and additional artillery support it will send to Ukraine, Britain hopes its ...

Insurance paid $313 billion in 2022 for disasters in 2022, says Aon

LONDON, England: Insurance broker Aon has estimated that natural disasters caused global economic losses worth $313 billion in 2022.It added ...

Exec for Juan Valdez coffee sentenced to jail in $900,000 theft

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After being convicted of stealing more than $900,000 from the company, Rosita Joseph, former executive ...

US arms exports rise 49 percent in fiscal 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US State Department has said that in the latest fiscal year, US military equipment exported to foreign ...

Long-awaited return of tourists finally arrives in Macau gambling hub

MACAU CITY, Macau: Over the Lunar New Year holiday, Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, witnessed a resurgence of tourists ...

Senator Josh Hawley will introduce law to ban TikTok throughout US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican US Senator Josh Hawley has said that he plans to introduce a bill to ban the use ...

US says lead levels too high in baby food, orders reduction

WASHINGTON D.C.: This week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed significant limits on levels of lead in processed ...

Finland, Sweden expected to quickly join NATO

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Finland and Sweden are prepared to join the NATO alliance, the U.S. State Department announced this week.The move ...

US files antitrust case against Google over digital advertising

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Justice Department has filed an antitrust complaint claiming that Google is abusing its dominance in digital ...

Smoking banned from Mexican hotels and beaches

Public health experts have welcomed Mexico's ban on cigarette smoking in all public places, including hotels and beaches, after the ...

Lawyers suing as Consumer Reports says high metal levels in chocolates

YONKERS, New York: After testing discovered harmful levels of heavy metals in chocolate, consumer magazine Consumer Reports has urged four ...

France military ordered out of Burkina Faso in west Africa

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso: As Burkina Faso, in western Africa, faces an Islamist insurgency, it is set to end a military ...

As births continue to fall, Japan seeks incentives for parents

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese Prime minister Fumio Kishida said this week that it was "now or never" for Japan, one of ...

US moving towards offering annual Covid vaccines to most Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of its efforts to simplify the national COVID-19 vaccine strategy, the US Food and Drug Administration ...

Brexit deals blow to UK economy, says expert

© Provided by Xinhua Iain Begg described Brexit's effect on the British economy as "incremental, small, bit by bit, drip ...

France awaits return of Chinese tourists

© Provided by Xinhua Before the pandemic, more than two million Chinese tourists visited France each year. They represented 8.2 ...

Expectations Low for Blinken's China Trip to Reset Relations

Washington - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken's upcoming trip to Beijing does not mean the United States is heading ...

Shweta Sehrawat is my top pick from U19 T20 World Cup, says Anjum Chopra

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 31 (ANI): Former Indian batter and skipper Anjum Chopra heaped praises on the performance of India ...

Mohammed Kaif, Abdul Razzaq announce participation in LLC Masters

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Former Indian batter Mohammed Kaif and former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq are some of ...

G20 foreign delegates will be brand ambassadors of India's cultural heritage, tourist destinations: G Kishan Reddy

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Union Tourism Minister G Kishan Reddy launched the 'Visit India Year 2023' initiative and ...

Health Minister unveils FSSAI calender celebrating 'International Year of Millets'

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): FSSAI will soon formulate guidelines for schools, hospitals, government canteens etc, to incorporate millets ...

Volleyball Club World Championships to be held in India for first time

New Delhi [india], January 31 (ANI): Volleyball World and Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) announced India as the host nation ...

"Bangkok wants to reconnect people of two nations as priority" Thailand's envoy over relations with India

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Thailand expressed its desire to reconnect the people of New Delhi and Bangkok as ...

India to witness 6 to 6.8 pc growth in 2023-24, high credit growth to MSMEs: Economic Survey

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): India is expected to witness GDP growth of 6.0 per cent to 6.8 per ...

Levelling up: how UK freeports risk harbouring international crime

A significant element of the UK government's levelling up plan to create thousands of jobs, regenerate more deprived areas and ...

Element of long string of future cooperation in economic field: Israeli envoy on Haifa port takeover by Adani

By Ayushi AgarwalNew Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Calling the handover of Israel's Haifa Port by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ...

Old pension scheme will make fiscal situation unstable: Chief Economic Advisor

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Restoration of the Old Pension Scheme (OPS) by some states may temporarily save cash ...

American manufacturing is back to making weapons

Joe Biden's announcement of tank supplies to Ukraine came with boasts about boosting American jobsAmid soaring inflation and other economic ...

UK economy to perform worse than Russia's IMF

Surging borrowing costs and rising taxes have prompted a sharp growth downgradeThe British economy will perform worst among the major ...

Ukrainian army maimed own civilians with banned mines NGO

Kiev's forces scattered thousands of antipersonnel landmines in the city of Izium, Human Rights Watch has saidThe Ukrainian military injured ...

Ukraine condemns Croatian president's comments on Crimea

Kiev says Zoran Milanovic's claims that the peninsula will never return to Ukraine are an affront to the country's territorial ...

Pope Francis Arrives in DRC with Message of Peace, Reconciliation

Nairobi, Kenya - Pope Francis arrives in the Democratic Republic of Congo Tuesday on his first visit to the country ...

US, Allies Mark Anniversary of Myanmar Coup with Fresh Sanctions

WASHINGTON - The United States and its allies imposed further sanctions on Myanmar on Tuesday, marking the two-year anniversary of ...

Gautam Adani takes over Haifa Port, to continue investing in Israel

Haifa [Israel], January 31 (ANI): Business conglomerate Adani Group's chairman Gautam Adani, after taking over one of the largest international ...

Hardik Pandya has time for everyone, captaincy style similar to Williamson: New Zealand pacer Lockie

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], January 31 (ANI): Ahead of his third and final T20I against India, New Zealand pacer Lockie Ferguson ...

Ravindra Jadeja set to join Indian squad ahead of first Test against Australia, Shreyas yet to get fitness clearance

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], January 31 (ANI): Star India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, who made a return to competitive cricket in Saurashtra's ...

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MIAMI, Florida: This decade, the US south is expected to see more new residents than any other region in the ...

Surge in air travel demand continues, may lessen, says observers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After reporting record revenues in the fourth-quarter of 2022, US airlines expect strong travel demand ...

Philippines pledges review after citizen killed working in Kuwait

MANILA, Philippines: After a Filipina domestic worker was killed and dumped in the desert in the oil-rich emirate of Kuwait, ...

Rocket Lab launches first rocket from Virginia, USA

LONG BEACH, California: Long Beach, California-based Rocket Lab has launched its first mission from the United States, as part of ...

WSJ says Israel and Mossad behind Sunday's attacks on Iran

Israel was behind Sunday morning's drone strike on an Iranian munitions facility; the Wall Street Journal has reported, citing American ...

UK tanks for Ukraine must arrive by March, says minister

LONDON, England: Of the 14 main battle tanks and additional artillery support it will send to Ukraine, Britain hopes its ...

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