Sun, 27 Sep 2020

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 ...

Asteroid size of a bus comes close to Earth

Scientists at the U.S. space agency NASA say a small asteroid - roughly the size of a bus - passed ...

One of New York's finest accused of spying for China

NEW YORK, New York - An ethnic Tibetan New York City police officer and U.S. Army reservist was unmasked this ...

Coping with COVID-19 need not derail progress against rabies

Before the emergence of the newest animal-borne disease, COVID-19, the world was in the last mile of eliminating one of ...

PM Modi, Danish counterpart to hold virtual bilateral summit tomorrow

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Danish counterpart Mette Frederiksen will hold a virtual ...

India, Japan naval exercise JIMEX-2020 begins in Arabian Sea

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Indian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) ships conducted operations in close formation ...

Political activists meet UK Cabinet to discuss genocide of Baloch

London [UK], September 27 (ANI): The Central Spokesperson of the Baloch National Movement (BNM) said that yesterday a delegation of ...

J-K's tourism organises sports activities on World Tourism Day

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): On the occasion of World Tourism Day, the Tourism Department of Jammu ...

Pankaj Tripathi unveils grim poster of 'Mirzapur 2'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI): Piquing the excitement of fans, actor Pankaj Tripathi on Sunday dropped an intriguing poster ...

Chidambaram, Kumaraswamy condole Jaswant Singh's demise

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday conveyed his condolences to the family after ...

Everything you need to know about Russian folk dances

Culture Sept 27 2020 Alexandra Guzeva Vladimir Vyatkin/Sputnik They are cheerful, they are spectacular, they bring positive energy - you ...

Environment, health vital in the fight against infectious diseases

QUEZON CITY, Sept. 27 (PIA) -- Various public health emergencies such as dengue, polio, and COVID -19 are linked to ...

Twins turn to Hill to beat Reds, aim for division title

With a chance to secure their second consecutive American League Central title, the Minnesota Twins will turn to veteran left-hander ...

PMs, FMs vow to uphold UN Charter, resist unilateralism

A security guard patrols at the United Nations headquarters in New York, Sept. 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)- "The trend of ...

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. ...

Cold comfort as Roland Garros starts in shadow of coronavirus

Roland Garros gets underway in chilly, damp Paris on Sunday still in the grip of the coronavirus which organisers had ...

Liverpool v Arsenal | 3 key battles to look out for

Mikel Arteta has "changed the mood" around Arsenal, according to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp with the Gunners rejuvenated by winning ...

White Sox need win over Cubs to have chance at division title

The Chicago Cubs clinched the National League Central on Saturday night despite losing to the Chicago White Sox, receiving some ...

Boston's Bradley unsure of future beyond finale in Atlanta

Jackie Bradley Jr. has known only one big league uniform, and he may be wearing it for the last time ...

Rockies, Diamondbacks ready to finish out disappointing season

A season like no other in major league baseball comes to an end for 14 teams on Sunday afternoon. The ...

A cheaper, faster COVID-19 test

Stockholm [Sweden], September 27 (ANI): A method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for COVID-19 infection has been developed by ...

Energy Ministers of G20 countries to start two-day meeting on Sunday

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): The energy ministers of the G20 states will gather virtually on Sunday for a ...

Mets, Nationals still have something to play for in finale

Eleven months ago, the Washington Nationals played in the biggest season finale possible. The stakes won't be nearly as high ...

HR, batting titles, winning record at stake as Yanks host Marlins

The New York Yankees' acquisitions of Luke Voit and DJ LeMahieu might not have received much fanfare, but as the ...

Remains of 117 Chinese soldiers killed in Korean War returned

Chinese soldiers (L) receive coffins containing remains of Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War during a repatriation ceremony ...

Playoff-bound Astros face Rangers in finale, look to reach .500

Even though injuries have undermined their results, the Houston Astros have by every measure failed to meet the lofty expectations ...

League titles, winning record at stake as Yanks host Marlins

The New York Yankees' acquisitions of Luke Voit and DJ LeMahieu might not have received much fanfare, but as the ...

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 ...

Cambodian Dissidents Sentenced as Crackdown Continues

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - In a move that signals a significant escalation in the Cambodian government's crackdown on the outlawed ...

N. Korea Warns of Naval Tensions During Search for Slain S. Korean

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea said on Sunday it is searching for the body of a South Korean official ...

Free Movement at Risk in Heart of Europe as Swiss Vote

GENEVA - The Swiss will vote Sunday on limiting immigration from the European Union, which, while not expected to pass, ...

MLB roundup: Cubs clinch 3rd division title in 5 seasons

Jose Abreu drilled a go-ahead, bases-clearing double in the fourth inning and James McCann and Yoan Moncada homered to lift ...

Western nations rebuke China at UNHRC over HR violations

Geneva [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): Amid the growing concerns over ongoing human rights violation in Xinjiang and Hong Kong, the ...

MLB roundup: Cubs lose, still clinch 3rd division title in 5 seasons

Jose Abreu drilled a go-ahead, bases-clearing double in the fourth inning and James McCann and Yoan Moncada homered to lift ...

Gibson pitches Rangers to victory over Astros

Jeff Mathis and Leody Taveras smacked back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning while Kyle Gibson produced his second scoreless ...

Five terrorists killed in explosion while planning attack in Iraq

Baghdad [Syria], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): At least five terrorists preparing an attack in Iraq died while trying to mount an ...

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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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