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Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

Major powers clash at United Nations General Assembly meeting

NEW YORK, New York - Three major world powers butted heads in a virtual showdown at the United Nations on ...

Trump running into legal hurdles over attempt to ban TikTok

WASHINGTON, DC, September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): A U.S. federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to postpone its ban on downloads ...

White House tightens screws on Havana, reimposes restrictions

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Wednesday announced new sanctions against Cuba, aimed at further denying sources of revenue ...

IPL 13: Chris Morris unlikely to play against MI, says Mike Hesson

Dubai [UAE], September 28 (ANI): Mike Hesson, Director of Cricket of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), said that Proteas all-rounder Chris ...

U.S. federal judge halts Trump administration's TikTok ban

Photo taken on Jan. 12, 2019 shows the White House and a stop sign in Washington D.C., the United States. ...

Xi eyes permanent friendship with Cuba

A staff member transfers medical supplies donated by China at the Cuban Ministry of Public Health's warehouses in Havana, Cuba, ...

Traditional tray race held in Macao during World Tourism Day

A contestant takes part in a tray race in Macao, south China, Sept. 27, 2020. (Xinhua/Cheong Kam Ka)MACAO, Sept. 28 ...

Bartman rematch highlights MLB wild-card round

A rematch of the 2003 National League Championship Series that featured the infamous Steve Bartman incident highlights the matchups for ...

Asia Album: Afghanistan's forest of Nuristan on World Tourism Day

Photo taken Sept. 27, 2020 shows the Parun city, capital of Nuristan, eastern Afghanistan on World Tourism Day. (Saifurahman Safi/Xinhua)KABUL, ...

Novel coronavirus "happened naturally": WHO chief

Photo taken in Brussels, Belgium on Aug. 6, 2020 shows World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attending an ...

MLB roundup: Brewers, Astros in playoffs with losing records

Harrison Bader powered the playoff-bound St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win Sunday over visiting Milwaukee, but the Brewers were ...

Urgent: Xi eyes permanent friendship with Cuba

A staff member transports medical supplies donated by the International Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee in ...

Angels part ways with GM Eppler

The Los Angeles Angels fired general manager Billy Eppler in a move Sunday that comes after he hired Joe Maddon ...

US diplomats will have to obtain China's nod to meet Hong Kong govt

Hong Kong, September 28 (ANI): American diplomats will have to obtain approval from Beijing's Foreign Ministry then only they will ...

Nats rout Mets as Soto wins batting title

Trea Turner hit a grand slam and finished with seven RBIs, and Juan Soto became the youngest National League batting ...

US planning to pull out of Baghdad embassy

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): The United States has informed the Iraqi government that it is planning a full ...

G20 Leaders' Summit will be held virtually on November 21-22

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], September 28 (ANI/Sputnik): This year's G20 leaders summit under the theme of "Realising opportunities of the 21st ...

China doesn't honour its words or commitments: Ortagus

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): As opposed to China's earlier claims that it does not "intend to pursue militarisation" of ...

China injecting unproven COVID-19 vaccine to its citizens

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): As the world struggles to find an effective vaccine for coronavirus, China has already ...

Alexie, Pilkey Books Among Most 'Challenged' of Past Decade

NEW YORK - Toni Morrison is on the list. So are John Green and Harper Lee. And John Steinbeck and ...

Murray says 'difficult' to be former self after Wawrinka rout

Andy Murray said Sunday it was going to be "difficult" for the former world number one to reach his level ...

UN chief urges immediate end to Azeri-Armenian clashes

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): Amid the ongoing clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on ...

Jordan King dissolves Parliament paving way for November election

Amman [Jordan], September 28 (ANI): Jordan King Abdullah II on Sunday dissolved the Parliament paving the way for the elections ...

Kerr: The PSL is not comparable to when I played

Baroka coach Dylan Kerr says the quality of the current Premiership teams can't compare to the sides of the past ...

Halep, Gauff win French openers

No. 1 seed Simona Halep fought off two break points in the first set, then cruised to victory in opening-round ...

A million deaths from coronavirus: seven experts consider key questions

The pandemic has reached a grim milestone: one million people have now died of COVID-19, according to Worldometers.On January 13, ...

Thousands turn up to take Kashmir University entrance exam

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): Students in Jammu and Kashmir have started showing their interest in agriculture ...

Travel Agents Association of Kashmir gears up to host tourists

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir, which is also known as a heaven on earth, ...

Tourism activities hit by COVID will improve soon: Uttarakhand CM

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], September 27 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Sunday said tourism activities were increasing in ...

Armenia and Azerbaijan hurtle toward war

This piece will be updated as the story develops.Azerbaijan and Armenia hurtled toward war as Baku launched a broad offensive ...

Wawrinka ousts Murray in straight sets at French Open

Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka ousted Andy Murray in first-round play at the French Open on Sunday in a matchup of three-time ...

Scientists examine neurological consequences of COVID-19

Melbourne [Australia], September 27 (ANI): In a recent study, neuroscientists and clinicians examined the potential link between COVID-19 and increased ...

Yemen's warring parties agree to free more than 1,000 prisoners

Delegates from the Yemen Government and the Ansar Allah, formally known as Houthi rebels, signed an agreement on Sunday to ...

Braves activate veteran 3B Sandoval

Prepping him for a bench role in the postseason, the Atlanta Braves activated veteran Pablo Sandoval for Sunday's regular-season finale ...

Wawrinka brushes Murray aside at Roland Garros

Former champion Stan Wawrinka brushed aside Andy Murray 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 in the marquee match-up on the opening day of ...

Mali president names diplomat Moctar Ouane as interim prime minister

Former foreign minister Moctar Ouane was named as Mali's interim prime minister, state television said on Sunday, a move likely ...

Yemen's Warring Parties Agree on Prisoner Exchange

GENEVA - Yemeni government and Ansar Allah Houthi representatives have agreed to immediately release 1,081 conflict-related detainees and prisoners. The ...

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Indian prime minister laments India's role at United Nation

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

Major powers clash at United Nations General Assembly meeting

NEW YORK, New York - Three major world powers butted heads in a virtual showdown at the United Nations on ...

Trump running into legal hurdles over attempt to ban TikTok

WASHINGTON, DC, September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): A U.S. federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to postpone its ban on downloads ...

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