Wed, 17 Aug 2022

Ireland prepares for energy rationing, reports local media

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland, fearing fuel shortages, is weighing the rationing of fuel, to begin as early as September, according to ...

Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...

Survey of economists says 2022 Turkey deficit could grow to $40.2 bln

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkey's current accounts are expected to record a deficit of $3.4 billion in June and end the year ...

Military demands access to social media accounts to award govt contracts

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - According to a leaked internal document obtained by the press, companies awarded government contracts are being investigated ...

First Ukraine grain shipment sailing towards Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland is set to receive one of three ships that have sailed from Ukraine filled with grain. The ...

US baseball teams to play for UK crowd in London in 2023

LONDON, England: In 2023, America's Major League Baseball is set to return to London for the first time since 2019, ...

Virat Kohli starts practicing for upcoming Asia Cup 2022

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): Star Indian batter Virat Kohli has started practicing for the upcoming Asia Cup 2022. ...

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Nalini moves SC seeking release

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): Nalini Sriharan, one of the convicts who was serving life imprisonment in connection with ...

Needs in Afghanistan far outstrip humanitarian response: UN report

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 11 (ANI): The Afghan people continue to stand in dire need of international assistance despite an ongoing ...

Taliban says girls' schools closed for 'religious issues'

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 11 (ANI): Amid the growing outcry over the women's rights situation in Afghanistan, a top Taliban official ...

IMD, Japanese govt, UNDP launch joint project to accelerate climate action in India

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD), the Government of Japan, and United Nations Development Programme ...

Mali Declares Three Days of Mourning Following Deadly Attack

Bamako - Mali's military government Wednesday confirmed Islamist militants killed 42 of its troops last weekend in a sophisticated drone ...

Greece: Dozens Still Missing After Migrant Boat Sinks

ATHENS - Greek authorities say a search and rescue operation is ongoing for a second day for dozens of migrants ...

Thailand allows Gotabaya Rajapaksa temporary stay on condition he doesn't cause problems for country

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 11 (ANI): Thailand has allowed former Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa temporary stay in Thailand to ...

Latvia brands Russia 'state sponsor of terrorism

The EU member-state's parliament says the move is a response to Moscow's ?violence? in UkraineLatvia's parliament, the Saeima, designated Russia ...

A Race Against Time: The Last Days Of Lysychansk

As Russian forces advanced in Ukraine's eastern Donbas region, volunteers raced against time under deadly fire to convince the last ...

China's "politically motivated" actions blocking sanctions on Pak-based terrorist exposes its doublespeak: sources

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): China's doublespeak and double standards against the world's shared battle against terrorism have been ...

Myanmar's Sanctions-Hit Junta Still Netting Vast Oil, Gas Profits

Bangkok - Vast oil and gas profits continue flowing to, and propping up, Myanmar's military junta a year and a ...

Australian team donates Sri Lanka tour prize money for supporting children, families in crisis-hit island nation

Melbourne [Australia], August 11 (ANI): Australia men's cricket team have donated their prize money from their recent tour of Sri ...

Europeans must be willing to pay to support Ukraine top EU diplomat

Arming Ukraine and keeping Europe united comes at a cost, which Brussels needs to explain to citizens, Josep Borrell saidHelping ...

Olympic boss comments on Putin relations

Thomas Bach admitted he had worked ?closely? with Russia and Vladimir Putin, but that relations now were much differentInternational Olympic ...

Taliban broke multiple pledges on human rights since taking over Afghanistan, says rights group

New York [US], August 11 (ANI): The Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Thursday said the Taliban have broken multiple pledges ...

Mahela Jayawardene chooses Babar Azam as one to dethrone Joe Root from top spot in Test rankings

Dubai [UAE], August 11 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Mahela Jayawardene opines that star Pakistan batter Babar Azam can dethrone ...

Blinken in Rwanda to Discuss Congo Tensions, Human Rights

KIGALI, RWANDA - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Rwanda, the last stop on his three-nation tour of ...

Allegations that Ashraf Ghani fled Afghanistan with millions in cash may be untrue: US report

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): The allegations that former Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani and his senior advisors fled aboard with ...

Karachi court acquits ARY news head Ammad Yousuf in sedition case

Karachi [Pakistan], August 11 (ANI): A Karachi court on Thursday acquitted the Pakistani television station ARY News head Ammad Yousaf, ...

Five killed in Kashmir shootout officials

A militant attack on an Indian army outpost comes ahead of Independence Day festivitiesA militant attack in a disputed region ...

5 Die as Militants Attack Indian Army Post in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIA - Militants attacked an Indian army post in the disputed Kashmir region on Thursday, killing three soldiers, while ...

Islamabad HC rejects PTI's plea to suspend vacant NA seats by-polls schedule

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 11 (ANI): The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday rejected a plea filed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) ...

Infamous IS terror suspect arrested media

The 38-year-old British national is accused of belonging to a brutal Islamic State cell nicknamed ?the Beatles?A British man alleged ...

Brazil Manifestos Seek to Rein in Bolsonaro Before Election

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazilians poured into the University of Sao Paulo's law school to hear a manifesto denouncing the ...

British IS 'Beatle' Suspect Arrested on Return to UK, Media Says

London - A British man accused of being part of an Islamic State (IS) kidnap-and-murder cell known as the 'Beatles' ...

At UN, China puts hold on bid by India, US to sanction Pakistan terrorist who plotted Kandahar plane hijacking

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): While all other 14 members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday agreed ...

Ukraine military will respond to Russian shelling of Marhanets, says President Zelenskyy

Kyiv [Ukraine], August 11 (ANI): The Ukrainian army will respond to the Russian shelling of the town of Marhanets where ...

Pakistan: Protest continues in North Waziristan for 23rd day against target killings

North Waziristan [Pakistan], August 11 (ANI): Protests continued for the 23rd day in Pakistan's North Waziristan against the targeted killings. ...

Biden signs Bill to expand health benefits for veterans exposed to toxic burn pits

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed into law a bill which expands the medical ...

US Says Syrian Government Holding American Journalist Tice

Beirut - President Joe Biden said Wednesday the U.S. is certain that the Syrian government is holding American journalist Austin ...

Pakistan: Sindh High Court orders Electronic Media Regulatory to restore ARY News immediately

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 11 (ANI): The Sindh High Court on Wednesday ordered the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to ...

Samsung unveils Galaxy Watch5, Watch5 Pro having sapphire crystals, larger batteries

Seol [South Korea], August 11 (ANI): The new Galaxy Watch5 series, which focuses on health, fitness, and lifestyle, was unveiled ...

Nepal Foreign Minister Khadka holds bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 11 (ANI): Nepal's Foreign Affairs Minister Narayan Khadka held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi ...

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Indian fighter jet draws interest, orders from nations worldwide

DELHI, India: India's defense ministry has said that the country has offered to sell 18 Tejas light single-engine jet combat ...

Ireland prepares for energy rationing, reports local media

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland, fearing fuel shortages, is weighing the rationing of fuel, to begin as early as September, according to ...

Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...

Survey of economists says 2022 Turkey deficit could grow to $40.2 bln

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkey's current accounts are expected to record a deficit of $3.4 billion in June and end the year ...

Military demands access to social media accounts to award govt contracts

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - According to a leaked internal document obtained by the press, companies awarded government contracts are being investigated ...

First Ukraine grain shipment sailing towards Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland is set to receive one of three ships that have sailed from Ukraine filled with grain. The ...

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