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Women, children among 25 dead after Bangladesh ferry sinks

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Jahurul Islam, district administrator of northern Panchagarh, Bangladesh, has confirmed that a boat carrying Hindu devotees sank in ...

Government of India warns students in Canada about hate crimes

NEW DELHI, India: The Indian government has advised students and other nationals in Canada to be wary of "incidents of ...

Pope Francis asks Italians: 'More births, more children'

MATERA, Italy: In off-the-cuff remarks on September 26, Pope Francis urged Italians to have more children. While in southern Italy ...

U.S. commits $56 million in humanitarian aid to Pakistan, promising more

WASHINGTON DC, USA - As floods devastate the South Asian country, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Pakistan to ...

Australia weighs US offer to build nuclear submarines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration and the Australian government are in discussions regarding the U.S. building the island nation's first ...

Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...

Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

Malaysia to give Myanmar a hard time in upcoming ASEAN meeting after death of kids

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian nations must decide whether a five-point plan to end the violence in Myanmar is ...

Large number of illegal Bangladeshis arrested in neighboring Indian state

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian state of Tripura has decided to form a special investigation team (SIT) of local ...

US seeks lower truck emissions, transition to electric

WASHINGTON D.C.: After Congress approved new initiatives to speed the adoption of zero-emission vehicles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

Cyclone roars through Canada with 80 mph winds, damage called heavy

HALIFAX, Canada: Cyclone Fiona struck northeast Canada this weekend, with reports of houses being washed into the ocean, roofs torn ...

Royals reveal details of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place

LONDON (CNN), 24 September 2022 - Buckingham Palace has released a photograph of Queen Elizabeth II's final resting place within ...

EU considers new sanctions against Russia, including cap on gas prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In response to a new escalation in Russia's war against Ukraine, the European Union is considering an oil ...

Immediate goal is to successfully organize FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup: Shaji Prabhakaran

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): All India Football Federation (AIFF) Secretary General Shaji Prabhakaran on Thursday said that the ...

PM Narendra Modi declares 36th National Games open in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], September 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday declared the 36th National Games open at Narendra ...

BIG turn to s1n to replace faveN at Europe RMR

BIG's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team will turn to academy rifler Elias "s1n" Stein to replace starter Josef "faveN" Baumann for ...

St. Patrick's of Gumla in Jharkhand crowned 61st Subroto Cup Girls U-17 champion

New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): St. Patrick's of Gumla, Jharkhand won the 61st Subroto Cup International Football Tournament Girls ...

Green's recent blitz in T20Is is not a surprise for us: Marsh

Canberra [Australia], September 29 (ANI): Australia's T20 World Cup-winning all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has expressed no surprise over his fellow teammate ...

Uttar Pradesh to have one state-of-the-art bus stand in every district

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 29 (ANI): Elevating the standards of public transport, the state of Uttar Pradesh, is soon ...

Good start crucial for India at FIH Men's World Cup: Midfielder Nilakanta Sharma

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): The Indian team will aim to stop opponents from scoring early goals as it ...

Obesity, overweight may cost 10 trillion to China

Beijing [China], September 29 (ANI): China has the world's largest number of people with overweight or obesity and they are ...

Star Athletes visit National Games venue, try hand at shooting

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], September 29 (ANI): Star athletes Gagan Narang, PV Sindhu, Anju Bobby George and Trupti Murgunde paid a ...

Varun Parikh shoots day's best 67 to join Kartik Sharma in lead after Rd-3 of Grant Thornton Invitational

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], September 29 (ANI): Ahmedabad's Varun Parikh shot the day's best score of five-under 67 to join Gurugram's ...

Experts list down signs to look out for heart problems in newborn babies

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), 17.7 million deaths in India ...

Netflix unveils cast of 'Money Heist' spinoff 'Berlin'

Washington [US], September 29 (ANI): Netflix unveiled the new cast of 'Berlin', the Spanish spinoff series to the streamer's global ...

Benched Heroes out of IEM Rio Major due to visa issues

Benched Heroes did not secure their visas in time and will miss next week's IEM Rio Major Europe Regional Major ...

German economy forecast to shrink 0.4 pct in 2023: leading institutes

© Provided by Xinhua In the spring, the institutes were still predicting that Europe's largest economy would grow by 3.1 ...

NASCAR weekend preview: Talladega

Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, site of Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race, is traditionally regarded as one of the most action-packed, ...

UK 'working intensly' with India for FTAs: UK Foreign Secy

London [UK], September 29 (ANI): UK is "working intensely" with India to achieve the Free Trade Agreements soon, UK Foreign ...

Western media distorts India's global image by farcical coverage

Canberra [Australia], September 29 (ANI): Western media seems to be seizing every opportunity to put out its inaccurate, biased reporting ...

China has been strong buttress to UN, says UNGA president

© Provided by Xinhua "As a founding member of the UN and a permanent member of the Security Council, China ...

Gazan artists reflect on bitter reality of local youths through artworks

© Provided by Xinhua About 12 Palestinian artists from Gaza on Wednesday took part in a contemporary visual art exhibition ...

Kleo: Netflix renews German spy thriller for season 2

Washington [US], September 29 (ANI): Netflix has renewed the German spy thriller 'Kleo' for their next season. According to Deadline, ...

Gujarat favourite Elavenil Valarivan wants to showcase consistency on National Games debut

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], September 29 (ANI): Elavenil Valarivan will be one of those watched with more than normal interest when ...

Delhi Bulls brings on board off-spin Harbhajan Singh for Abu Dhabi T10 Season 6

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 29 (ANI): With the dust having settled on the Official Player Draft for Abu Dhabi T10's ...

ED freezes bank accounts of OctaFX in illegal forex trading case

New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): The Directorate of Enforcement (ED) on Thursday said it has frozen the account balance ...

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Global Innovation Index: India enters top 40 for the first time

Geneva [Switzerland], September 29 (ANI): India has made remarkable progress in the global innovation index ranking finding a place in ...

Pakistan: PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz acquitted in Avenfield case

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 29 (ANI): Four years after their conviction, Islamabad High Court overturning the case on Thursday acquitted PML-N ...

DRS to be introduced in men's and women's Big Bash League in 2022-23 season

Melbourne [Australia], September 29 (ANI): The Big Bash League (BBL) announced on Thursday that the Decision Review System (DRS) will ...

Indian grant aid to Maldives has been pivotal, says foreign minister Abdulla Shahid

Male [Maldives], September 29 (ANI): Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid on Wednesday lauded the grant assistance provided by India to ...

Heavy mercury contamination at Maya sites reveals a deep historic legacy

Mercury is a toxic heavy metal. When leached into the natural environment, it accumulates and builds up through food chains, ...

ICC to release next ITT for media rights in USA, Canada, Caribbean and Australia markets

Dubai [UAE], September 29 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the release of its next Invitation To Tender ...

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