Fri, 27 May 2022

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

After China bows out, new decision expected on Asian Cup host

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: After China's decision to not host the 2023 Asian Cup, a choice for a new host will ...

Abu Dhabi International Book Fair hosts book fair directors from across Arab world

ABU DHABI, 26th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The 31st Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF 2022) hosted the latest meeting ...

Military history is repeating for Russia under Putin's regime of thieves

In explaining the reasons for Russia's unexpected military weakness in Ukraine, few have expressed it better than The Economist. The ...

US launches new China House

The dedicated team will coordinate policy to counter BeijingUS Secretary of State Antony Blinken has announced the launch of a ...

EU country may ban Soviet monuments

New law could make it mandatory for municipalities to dismantle all sites and objects ?glorifying the Soviet regime?Latvia's parliament, the ...

Moscow warns of new Iron Curtain

The West tries to bar its own people from accessing alternative information on the conflict in Ukraine, Russia's deputy UN ...

Tennis player makes child cry with racket throw tantrum

Irina-Camelia Begu bounced her racket into the crowdTennis fans were left in shock when Irina-Camelia Begu made a child cry ...

Russian Forces Make New Push in Eastern Ukraine

Russian forces in northeastern Ukraine, already pushed back to near the Russian border, appeared Thursday to be launching a new ...

Facing critical human rights challenges, Afghanistan at a crossroads, says UN expert in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 27 (ANI): The newly appointed Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan, Richard Bennett, ...

US Offers $2M for Kenyans Wanted for Drug, Wildlife Trade

Nairobi - The United States has announced rewards of up to $1 million each for information leading to the arrest ...

Zimbabwe President Praises China, Slams West in Column

Johannesburg, South Africa - If there's a new cold war brewing and both China and the United States are trying ...

As land revenues dip, China puts the squeeze on local government expenses

Beijing [China], May 26 (ANI): With its real estate sector slowing down, China is cutting back on costs and issued ...

Amid increasing Monkeypox cases in non-endemic countries, Centre to release guidelines soon

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry will soon be releasing guidelines on monkeypox. So ...

US not looking at Cold War, wants China to adhere to international rules: Blinken

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], May 26 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said the Biden administration is not ...

Indonesia, US eyeing South China Sea as hot spot for military drills: Report

Jakarta [Indonesia], May 26 (ANI): Indonesia is considering holding joint military exercises with the US on the Natuna Islands, near ...

Baz Luhrmann's 'Elvis' receives 10-minute standing ovation at Cannes 2022

Cannes [France], May 26 (ANI): Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann's upcoming film 'Elvis' recently strutted its way up the Cannes Film ...

A unified cybersecurity strategy is the key to protecting businesses

Following the changes the pandemic has brought about in the business world, organizations have significantly increased their use of data ...

No Doubt About it: Zimbabwe President Pro-China, Anti-US

Johannesburg, South Africa - If there's a new cold war brewing and both China and the United States are trying ...

Ray Liotta, 'Goodfellas' and 'Field of Dreams' Star, Dies

Ray Liotta, the actor best known for playing mobster Henry Hill in 'Goodfellas' and baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson in ...

Weekend Preview: Charlotte Motor Speedway

Kyle Busch has shown consistent strength on 1.5-mile intermediate speedways this year, and that's a source of confidence entering NASCAR's ...

Greece's recovering tourism industry struggling with staff shortage

© Provided by Xinhua Many businesses in the tourism industry are struggling to find personnel to fill in thousands of ...

Iranian Religious Song Seen As Attempt To Indoctrinate Children

Iran's clerical establishment is promoting a new religious song as part of what critics say is an attempt to indoctrinate ...

Interview: Can Russian Forces Encircle Ukraine's East?

Russian troops are in the midst of an attack on two cities straddling a river in eastern Ukraine that is ...

Ukrainian troops greatly outnumbered media

Russian forces in Donbass outnumber Ukrainian soldiers by 7 to 1, an ABC reporter has said, citing a Zelensky spokesmanKiev ...

EU not prepared for war top diplomat

Josep Borrell claims the bloc's armies would ?run out of ammo in two weeks? if confronted with a conflict such ...

Inflation in Russia under control Central Bank

The regulator says the economy has stabilized, but still needs to adapt to the new conditionsThe Russian economy has managed ...

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Military history is repeating for Russia under Putin's regime of thieves

In explaining the reasons for Russia's unexpected military weakness in Ukraine, few have expressed it better than The Economist. The ...

US Offers $2M for Kenyans Wanted for Drug, Wildlife Trade

Nairobi - The United States has announced rewards of up to $1 million each for information leading to the arrest ...

Zimbabwe President Praises China, Slams West in Column

Johannesburg, South Africa - If there's a new cold war brewing and both China and the United States are trying ...

No Doubt About it: Zimbabwe President Pro-China, Anti-US

Johannesburg, South Africa - If there's a new cold war brewing and both China and the United States are trying ...

Indian Army troops, part of UN peacekeepers defend armed attack on Congolese Army

Kinshasa [DRC], May 26 (ANI): The Indian army and troops of other nationalities under the UN flag fended off an ...

Moody's upgrades Bharti Airtel rating to investment-grade

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): Moody's Investors Service on Thursday upgraded the ratings of telecom operator Bharti Airtel to ...

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