Mon, 25 Oct 2021

Patrick Mahomes clears concussion protocol after knee to head

Kansas City Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes left Sunday's 27-3 loss to the Tennessee Titans with a head injury, but ...

Sudanese police fire tear gas at protesters demanding transfer of power to civilian govt

Khartoum [Sudan], October 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Police have deployed tear gas against demonstrators demanding a transfer of power from the military ...

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 8.46 mln

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], October 24 (ANI/Xinhua): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,464,280 as of Sunday afternoon, ...

43 countries denounce China for human rights violations of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang

Hong Kong, October 24 (ANI): A group of 43 countries has denounced China for its human rights abuse of Uyghur ...

Top 25 roundup: Illinois upsets No. 7 Penn St. in record 9th OT

Brandon Peters found Casey Washington for the decisive two-point conversion in the ninth overtime as visiting Illinois upset No. 7 ...

Matt Corral paces No. 12 Ole Miss past LSU

Heisman Trophy hopeful Matt Corral shook off a slow start by scoring one of his team's three rushing touchdowns and ...

I-League qualifiers: Delhi FC record landslide victory over Madan Maharaj FC

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], October 23 (ANI): Delhi FC finished their I-League qualifiers 2021 campaign with a demolition job on Madan ...

UNHCR urges Libya to address 'dire' situation of asylum-seekers

Tripoli [Libya], October 22 (ANI/Xinhua): The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Friday called on the Libyan authorities ...

No safe harbour: lifting the lid on a misunderstood trafficking crime

The crime of harbouring, in which victims of human trafficking are accommodated or forced to stay in a specific location, ...

MoS Muraleedharan meets first VP of South Sudan, discusses trade, investment ties

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs (MOS) V Muraleedharan has met First Vice ...

Blinken, UN Chief discuss situation in Afghanistan, Ethiopia

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony J Blinken and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday ...

Indian women's football team look to continue good work against Djurgarden

Stockholm [Sweden], October 23 (ANI): The India women's football team is all set to take on Djurgarden IF in their ...

Oklahoma State extends coach Mike Gundy's contract

Oklahoma State announced a contract extension Friday for football coach Mike Gundy. The new agreement keeps Gundy at his alma ...

Vertex Group appoints Farouk Khailann as Senior Executive Advisor to the board and names Shitij Taneja as Chief Commercial Officer for Vertex Next

New York [US], October 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Vertex Group, the world's 19th most innovative company across the globe; announced today the ...

Thirty Nigerian students abducted by bandits in June released

Abuja [Nigeria], October 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Gunmen in Nigeria freed another 30 Kebbi State college students who were kidnapped in June, ...

FATF removes Mauritius, Botswana from 'grey list'; retains Pakistan, adds three countries

Paris [France], October 22 (ANI): The global anti-terror watchdog - Financial Action Task Force (FATF)-- on Thursday announced that it ...

FATF places Turkey on grey list for failing to check terror financing

Paris [France], October 21 (ANI): Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Thursday placed Turkey on its grey list for failing ...

Dolph Lundgren, Scott Adkins, Ryan Kwanten to star in 'Section Eight'

Washington [US], October 21 (ANI): Actors Dolph Lundgren, Scott Adkins, and Ryan Kwanten have been roped in to play the ...

Africa's COVID-19 cases surpass 8.45 mln

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], October 21 (ANI/Xinhua): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,450,464 as of Thursday afternoon, ...

T20 WC: Shakib's all-round performance helps B'desh thrash PNG to qualify for Super 12s

Muscat [Oman], October 21 (ANI): Bangladesh displayed a spirited all-round performance to thrash Papua New Guinea by 84 runs in ...

FIFA Rankings: India rise one spot to 106th, Belgium hold onto top position

Zurich [Switzerland], October 21 (ANI): October 2021 was a busy month in international football, with qualifiers for the FIFA World ...

Criminals kidnap at least 30 people in Western Nigeria

Abuja [Nigeria], October 21 (ANI/Sputnik): A group of armed criminals has kidnapped at least 30 people on a roadway in ...

Falcons eye .500 against beleaguered Dolphins

Every time Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has faced the Dolphins, Miami has had a different player at his position. ...

Kenkre FC keep I-League hopes alive with 1-1 draw against Delhi FC

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], October 20 (ANI): Delhi FC and Kenkre FC garnered one point apiece following the 1-1 draw at ...

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 8.44 million: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], October 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,445,917 cases as of Wednesday ...

Security Council delegation in Mali to push for civilian government

A UN Security Council delegation is expected in the Malian capital Bamako on Saturday to press the transitional government to ...

UN suspends aid flight to Ethiopia's Tigray after airstrikes

The United Nations (UN) has suspended flights to Tigray's regional capital after an aid flight had to abort landing in ...

Is the return of a Gaddafi to power in Libya a realistic option

Ten years after Muammar Gaddafi's death, Libya is still roiled by political instability following a decade of bloodshed. The enduring ...

Liberians can apply for dual citizenship, says Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of Liberia has quashed a law that automatically takes away the citizenship of any Liberian who acquires ...

Dallas Goedert: 'This is something I've been waiting for'

Dave Spadaro Eras end. That's just the way it is in the NFL. Chad Lewis was the tight end around ...

How To Watch: Cardinals-Texans

Check out all the ways to watch, listen and live stream Arizona Cardinals vs. the Houston Texans on October 24, ...

Libya announces plan for upcoming presidential, parliamentary elections

TRIPOLI, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Libya's High National Elections Commission (HNEC) on Sunday announced a plan for the upcoming presidential ...

Roundup: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines boost Ethiopia's inoculation drive

ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The latest batch of Chinese-donated Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines, totaling 800,000 doses, arrived in the ...

116 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast

TRIPOLI, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Sunday said that 116 illegal migrants, ...

Sudanese police disperse protesters to resume traffic in capital

KHARTOUM, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Sudanese police forces on Sunday fired tear gas to disperse protesters who closed a ...

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 8.46 mln: Africa CDC

ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,464,280 as of Sunday afternoon, ...

Ethiopia tops 362,000 COVID-19 cases

ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia registered 441 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide ...

Libya holds first forum on securing elections

TRIPOLI, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- The Interior Ministry of Libya on Saturday held the first forum on securing the elections ...

198 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast

TRIPOLI, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said Saturday that 198 illegal migrants have been ...

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Mexico's richest man agrees to rebuild collapsed subway line

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: On Wednesday, telecom and construction magnate Carlos Slim, Mexico's richest person, reached an agreement with the Mexico ...

Eruption of Canary Island volcano sets new record

LA PALMA, Canary Islands: Officials in the Canary Islands said there are no signs that the eruption of a volcano, ...

British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

Proud father, courageous kids celebrate on top of the world

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A combined ascent of Mt Everest by three members of a Sherpa family has been recognized by ...

Junta re-arrests 110 prisoners hours after releasing them in Yangon

YANGON, Myanmar - According to a rights group reporting the plight of Myanmar's political prisoners, at least 110 of the ...

Vatican app 'Click to Pray' allows faithful 'to connect with church'

VATICAN CITY: The Vatican has announced that it will relaunch the Click to Pray app on 1st November, to enable ...

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