Thu, 21 Oct 2021

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

Defenders of Pak seas fully alert to protect the motherland: ISPR

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - On Tuesday, the Pak military's media wing revealed that Pakistan Navy spotted and barred an Indian submarine ...

Delays in delivering Russian Covid vaccine frustrates millions

MOSCOW, Russia: Production problems and other issues have caused millions of people in developing nations, from Latin America to the ...

Bali set to welcome tourists again following Covid shutdown

BALI, Indonesia: Beginning Thursday, fully vaccinated travelers from 19 countries will be able to again enter Bali, Indonesia.Of note, citizens ...

Court orders US to reinstate 'Remain in Mexico' policy for migrants

SAN DIEGO, California: The Biden administration will return to a Trump-era border policy in which migrants will have to remain ...

4,495 guns confiscated at US airports in 2021, says TSA

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has confiscated a record number of guns at airport check-ins in 2021.TSA ...

UK to return to Nigeria statue taken in 1897

LONDON, England: A bronze rooster, taken from what is now Nigeria by British troops in 1897, will be returned to ...

New findings show Austrians enjoyed cheese and beer 2,700 years ago

BOLZANO, Italy: According to a scientific study published in the journal Current Biology, workers at a salt mine in Austria ...

At China's insistence, Apple deletes Quran app for Chinese Muslims

BEIJING, China: An app used by Muslims throughout the world, Quran Majeed, has been removed by Apple at the request ...

Jump in fuel prices to cause large increase in US heating bills

WASHINGTON D.C.: US households can expect heating bills to soar as high as 54 percent, compared with last winter, as ...

Russian population falls by nearly 1 million in past 12 months

MOSCOW, Russia: Demographer Alexei Raksha reports that Russia has experienced its most severe population decline over the past 12 months ...

Pakistan labels Indian threats as 'irresponsible' and 'provocative'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan firmly slammed an "irresponsible" and "provocative" statement reportedly made by Indian Home Minister Amit Shah in ...

Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...

Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

Almost two years since first case of COVID-19, world still scrambling to know origin of virus

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): It will be two years soon since the first cases of COVID-19 emerged but ...

Yokohama city hosts summer dance event

Yokohama [Japan], October 21 (ANI): Japan's Yokohama is an exciting and lively city. Recently, it hosted a three-month-long "Dance Dance ...

Increase in dairy intake lowers risk of fractures among older care home residents: Study

Washington [US], October 21 (ANI): Increasing intake of foods rich in calcium and protein such as milk, yoghurt, and cheese, ...

Achieving over 100-cr Covid vaccination 'historic and proud moment': Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday congratulated the nation for vaccinating over 100 ...

Russia continues to add gold to the country's huge forex reserves

The holdings of monetary gold in Russia's foreign exchange reserves increased by 0.14% last month, amounting to 73.9 million ounces ...

T20 WC: England need to learn very quickly from warm-up games, says Jason Roy

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 21 (ANI): England's hard-hitting opening batter Jason Roy has said the team needs to learn "very ...

Six-team women's IPL needed to recognise Indian talent, says Punam Raut

By Anuj MishraNew Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): India batter Punam Raut feels women's Indian Premier League (WIPL) will not ...

Lodha Luxury pays tribute to healthcare wellness leaders through felicitation by Governor of Maharashtra at Raj Bhavan

New Delhi, [India], October 21 (ANI/ Mediawire): Mental health is of utmost importance in our well-being and with so much ...

100 cr vaccination mark: WHO chief congratulates PM Modi, scientists, health workers for efforts to protect people from COVID-19

Geneva [Switzerland], October 21 (ANI): As India's COVID-19 vaccination drive achieved another milestone with a cumulative administration of over 100 ...

Physics Wallah and its aim to provide affordable education to the masses

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI/SRV Media): In the era in which education is more of a business when it ...

Decades worth of experience of Universal Immunisation Programme helped Health Ministry proceed with COVID-19 vaccination rapidly: ICMR DG

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): As India achieved the landmark of inoculating 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses ...

Xinhua Photo Daily | Oct. 21, 2021

BEIJING, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Fateh Education announces Dawid Malan as their brand ambassador

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Fateh Education, an international higher education consultancy focusing on the UK and Ireland, ...

WHO regional director congratulates India for administering over 1 billion COVID vaccine doses

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director of World Health Organization South-East Asia on Thursday ...

It's probably biggest opportunity: PNG all-rounder Charles Amini on beating B'desh in T20 WC

Muscat [Oman], October 21 (ANI): Despite defeats to Oman and Scotland so far in the ongoing T20 World Cup, Papua ...

Washington Apple Commission launches new website

Wenatchee/Washington,( U.S), October 21,(ANI/ NewsVoir): Washington Apple Commission launches their brand-new website, along with a complete rebrand. The Washington Apple ...

India's vaccination drive set new record, says Nitin Gadkari on 100 crore COVID-19 inoculations

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): As the country crossed the milestone of 100 crore COVID-19 inoculations, Union Minister of ...

The Open Group October Virtual Event to celebrate 25 years of Open Technology Standards

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 21 (ANI/BusinessWire India):The virtual event will start at 11:30 am Shanghai local time on Tuesday, October ...

Braves eye World Series trip in Game 5 at L.A.

LOS ANGELES -- Freddie Freeman made it clear late Wednesday night that he was not in the mood to compare ...

Marko Brando bootstrapped its way to revenue of over Rs. 2 Cr

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], October 21 (ANI/Heylin Spark): MarkoBrando, a Kolkata-based full-service digital marketing agency founded in 2014 by Shreyansh ...

Warm-up games suggest India 'hot favourites' to win T20 World Cup, says Vaughan

Dubai [UAE], October 21 (ANI): Former England skipper Michael Vaughan feels India are "hot favourites" to win the ongoing T20 ...

The pandemic has sent Gen Z on a quest for individualism, a new Western Union study reveals

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 21 (ANI/PRNewswire):The study, commissioned by Western Union to NielsenIQ, provides a 360-degree perspective on the rapidly ...

Rapid COVID vaccination drive navigates India's economy towards swift revival from global pandemic aftershocks

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): The revival of the Indian economy from the impasse of global pandemic gains momentum ...

India's vaccination drive outpaces most countries as it breaches 100 cr inoculation mark

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): With an uptick in the world's largest vaccination drive against COVID-19, India on Thursday ...

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