Mon, 14 Jun 2021

Apple, Amazon, Nike, criticized for using Chinese forced labor

WASHINGTON D.C.: American companies, including Amazon.com, Apple and Nike, came under fire by a U.S. Senator on Thursday for disregarding ...

Hong Kong to censor films, claiming national security concerns

HONG KONG: The Hong Kong government on Friday put in place new regulations to allow films shown on the island ...

U.S. to donate 500 million Pfizer doses by end 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has announced it will donate 500 million Pfizer Covid vaccine doses to nearly 100 countries ...

U.S. pharmacist pleads guilty to destroying Covid vaccines

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin: A Wisconsin pharmacist is to be jailed for three years for destroying hundreds of doses of Moderna's COVID-19 ...

Daughter of Peru's former president losing by 0.4% in election

LIMA, Peru: Peruvian socialist and school teacher Pedro Castillo was holding on to a slim lead over candidate Keiko Fujimori ...

Speeding, alcohol called cause of upswing in Iowa road deaths

DES MOINES, Iowa: In a bid to reduce the state's increasing number of traffic fatalities, Iowa officials said this week ...

Ecuador obtains money to begin Covid vaccination campaign

QUITO, Ecuador: Ecuador has obtained $550 million in financing to begin its campaign to administer Covid vaccinations to its population, ...

15 wandering elephants being watched worldwide on Youtube, Twitter

BEIJING, China: First they became stars in China, and now 15 wandering elephants have become international celebrities. Worldwide media are ...

NASA's Juno spacecraft sends back photos of Jupiter's moon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: For the first time in 20 years, a NASA spacecraft has traveled close enough to one of ...

Central Park Concert, events citywide to celebrate New York opening

NEW YORK CITY, New York: An expected August concert is planned to mark the end of the Covid lockdowns, as ...

Climate change leads to higher chance of floods

London [UK], June 13 (ANI): During a recent study, climate experts at the Newcastle University found that, without urgent action, ...

India hints to engage with US-led plan to rival China's BRI

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): India has said that it will study the US President Joe Biden's ...

Eriksen was 'gone' but we got him back: Boesen

Copenhagen [Denmark], June 13 (ANI): Denmark team doctor Morten Boesen on Sunday confirmed that striker Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac ...

World No. 3 Jon Rahm says he's cleared to play in U.S. Open

Jon Rahm got a bit creative while letting the world know that he is cleared for this week's U.S. Open ...

Netanyahu's era approaches its end after 12 consecutive years

© Provided by Xinhua Netanyahu, aged 71, has been the most dominant figure in the Israeli political scene in recent ...

G7 leaders call for probe into origins of COVID-19

London [UK], June 13 (ANI): The G7 leaders on Sunday called for a "timely, transparent, expert-led, and science-based WHO-convened" investigation ...

G7 leaders condemn Myanmar's military coup

London [UK], June 13 (ANI): The G7 leaders on Sunday strongly condemned the military coup in Myanmar and the subsequent ...

G7 leaders vow to call out China over Xinjiang, HK

London [UK], June 13 (ANI): The leaders of the G7 countries on Sunday pledged to promote shared values by calling ...

Hjulmand talks about Eriksen injury

Copenhagen [Denmark], June 13 (ANI): Denmark head coach Kasper Hjulmand on Sunday admitted that his side should not have played ...

Eriksen showed 'no hint of health problem' - Inter Milan doctor

Denmark international Christian Eriksen showed no hint of any underlying health condition, Inter Milan's team doctor said Sunday, after the ...

MEA says G7 leaders appreciated India's engagement

New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): During the 47th Group of Seven (G7) meeting in the United Kingdom, several world ...

Vinoo Mankad, Sangakkara inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Dubai [UAE], June 13 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday announced a special edition intake of 10 cricket ...

New Zealand overtake India to attain number one Test rankin

Southampton [UK], June 13 (ANI): New Zealand on Sunday toppled India to become the number one ranked Test team in ...

WTC final will be big challenge: Latham

Birmingham [UK], June 13 (ANI): After defeating England in the two-match Test series on Sunday, New Zealand stand-in skipper Tom ...

Kaylee McKeown shatters 100m backstroke world record

Adelaide [Australia], June 13 (ANI): Australian swimmer Kaylee McKeown broke American Regan Smith's world record in the 100m backstroke, clocking ...

Chinese fleet in Pakistan's Gwadar port threatens fishers

Balochistan [Pakistan], June 13 (ANI): Hundreds of Chinese fishing trawlers have amassed at the Gwadar port in Pakistan's Balochistan, posing ...

Tsitsipas hopes Djokovic prediction comes true at French Open

Stefanos Tsitsipas was once described by Novak Djokovic as having "the traits of a champion" and on Sunday he will ...

New Zealand thrash England in 2nd Test to seal series win

New Zealand overpowered England by eight wickets in the second Test at Edgbaston on Sunday as they sealed a 1-0 ...

Pujara talks about upcoming WTC final

Southampton [UK], June 13 (ANI): India top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has said that New Zealand will have the advantage of ...

Euro 2020: Karim Benzema declares himself 100 percent fit

Munich [Germany], June 13 (ANI): Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema has declared himself 100 per cent fit for France's Euro ...

Daniel Clark recalls acting with Justin Timberlake, Drake

Washington [US], June 13 (ANI): Hollywood actor Daniel Clark, who might be the only person to have acted alongside both ...

Baloch group urges G7 to investigate Pakistani crimes

London [UK], June 13 (ANI): Claiming a systematic genocide in Balochistan by Pakistani security forces, the Baloch Human Rights Council ...

Make India simplest place to do business: Amitabh Kant

By Sahil PandeyNew Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): In a post Covid-19 pandemic world, India will need to do away ...

Sports fraternity pray for Christian Eriksen well-being

Copenhagen [Denmark], June 13 (ANI): From Cristiano Ronaldo to former Indian cricket team captain, Sourav Ganguly - all came together ...

Britain Expected to Delay Lifting COVID-related Restrictions

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce the delay of the easing of COVID-19-related restrictions due to the ...

Shubho Paul talks about dream of playing for India

New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): The I-League has often been dubbed as a factory, producing future stars, who then ...

New Zealand defeat England by 8 wickets in 2nd Test

Birmingham [UK], June 13 (ANI): Neil Wagner and Matt Henry took three wickets each as England was bundled out for ...

Orioles bid to halt road woes in series finale vs. Rays

Bright spots have been hard to come by for the Baltimore Orioles, who look to avoid a sweep of their ...

Portugal's Cancelo positive for Covid-19, out of Euro 2020

Portugal's Joao Cancelo has tested positive for Covid-19 and is out of Euro 2020, the defending champions' federation announced on ...

Out-of-control shipping costs fire up prices from coffee to toys

Soaring demand, a shortage of containers, saturated ports and too few ships and dock workers, have contributed to the squeeze ...

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Google to lay internet cable from USA to Argentina

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: Google is building a subsea cable that will run from the east coast of the United States ...

Daughter of Peru's former president losing by 0.4% in election

LIMA, Peru: Peruvian socialist and school teacher Pedro Castillo was holding on to a slim lead over candidate Keiko Fujimori ...

COVID-19 may never go away, but practical herd immunity is within reach

When people say that we won't reach "herd immunity" to COVID-19, they are usually referring to an ideal of "full" ...

Britain Expected to Delay Lifting COVID-related Restrictions

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce the delay of the easing of COVID-19-related restrictions due to the ...

Copa America: Sanchez to miss Chile's group-stage matches

Santiago [Chile], June 13 (ANI): Chile national team on Sunday confirmed that the injured Inter Milan forward Alexis Sanchez will ...

Spain's Right Rallies Against Plan to Pardon Catalan Separatists

MADRID - Right-wing protesters hit the streets of Madrid on Sunday to denounce controversial Spanish government plans to offer pardons ...

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