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ATP roundup: Ilya Ivashka upsets Denis Shapovalov in Geneva

Ilya Ivashka of Belarus converted 77.9 percent of his first-serve points while recording a 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-3 upset of ...


Americas: Rising COVID-19 caseload should be a wake-up call

COVID-19 rates are on the rise in the Americas, where new infections and fatalities have been steadily increasing over the ...


IBA Women's World Boxing C'ships: Will try to bring gold medal, says Nikhat Zareen after semi-final win

Istanbul [Turkey], May 18 (ANI): Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen, who won in the semi-final of the IBA Women's World Boxing ...


Messi camp responds to rumors of US move

Reports claimed that the Argentine will buy a stake in the Inter Miami franchise before switching to the US in ...


Women's World Boxing C'ships: Nikhat Zareen storms into final; Manisha, Parveen exit with bronze medals

Istanbul [Turkey], May 18 (ANI): Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen punched her way into the final with a sensational win while ...


Elon Musk names real US President

Billionaire claims that the true leader is ?whoever controls the teleprompter?Billionaire Tesla founder Elon Musk has written off US President ...


US to retain maximum pressure on Venezuela sources

Washington is reportedly willing to lift some penalties on Caracas, but will not abandon its sanctions-based policyThe US will continue ...


Richard Gasquet upsets top-seeded Daniil Medvedev in Geneva

Frenchman Richard Gasquet upset top-seeded Daniil Medvedev of Russia in straight sets, surviving a second-set tiebreaker in the process, in ...


LAFC hosting surprisingly tough Austin FC

Not many who follow Major League Soccer closely figured Austin FC would be where it is in the Western Conference ...


OG, beastcoast, BetBoom advance at ESL One Stockholm

OG, beastcoast and BetBoom Team stayed alive at ESL One Stockholm by winning their first-round, lower-bracket playoff matches Tuesday in ...


US to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela: Reports

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States is going to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela in an effort ...


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US war crimes unit investigates Russian actions in Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. State Department has announced the launch of a new program to capture and analyze evidence of ...

Popularity of Indonesian president sinks due to price rises

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A new poll released this week indicated that Indonesian President Joko Widodo's approval rating has hit a six-year ...

Tourist bus in Indonesia strikes billboard, 14 dead

EAST JAVA, Indonesia: A tourist bus crashed into a billboard on a highway on Indonesia's main island of Java this ...

Schools, restaurants in Belgrade evacuated following bomb threats

BELGRADE, Serbia: Belgrade was paralyzed this week by a series of bomb threats, including against schools, bridges, restaurants and a ...

Jeff Bezos tells Biden that inflation most hurts poor

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a tweet this week, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos criticized President Joe Biden for the second time in ...

As food prices rise, Iranians take to the streets to protest

TEHRAN, Iran: According to social media posts, protests that began last week across Iran over a reduction in state subsidies ...

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Face masks return for workers at some Michigan auto factories

Detroit, Michigan: General Motors, Ford and Chrysler parent Stellantis NV said they are reinstating the face mask mandate for employees ...

South Korea president pledges aid to North in treating Covid outbreak

SEOUL, South Korea: As North Korea grapples with a severe COVID-19 outbreak, South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol has said that ...

Asian stocks mostly plummet, as sellers take charge

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia mostly sank on Thursday, following on from a rout on Wall Street overnight."There ...

REE Automotive to build commercial EV chassis plant in UK

LONDON, England: Israeli startup REE Automotive has announced that it will build an assembly plant for electric vehicles (EVs) in ...

China prepares to deliver its version or Boeing, Airbus aircraft

BEIJING, China: The Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) completed a three-hour pre-delivery test flight of China's C919 aircraft at ...

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Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...


President Kovind, Prime Minister Ralph E Gonsalves witness signing of agreements

Kingston [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines], May 19 (ANI): Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister of Saint Vincent ...


Aishwarya, Aaradhya chat with Eva Longoria's son at Cannes, video gets viral

Cannes [France], May 19 (ANI): Aishwarya Rai and American actor Eva Longoria have been friends for years now. Every year, ...


Banana paper could save East Africa's potatoes from devastating worms

Potatoes originated in South America, where they were domesticated about 8,000 years ago. The plants were eventually brought to Europe ...


Female referees selected for Qatar World Cup

It will mark the first time women have officiated matches at the men's football showpieceFor the first time in its ...


Triumph International India showcases its new collection of premium lingerie at its Annual Fashion Show

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 19 (ANI/PR Newswire): Triumph International (India), one of the world's leading manufacturers of lingerie unveiled its ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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