Fri, 06 Aug 2021

Despite efforts to save 1,500 jobs, Virginia drug plant closes

CHARLESTON, West Virginia: A West Virginia pharmaceutical plant that employed some 1,500 people has closed, despite a late effort by ...

Delta variant causes more Americans to get vaccinated: White House

WASHINGTON D.C.: The average number of Americans being vaccinated against COVID-19 rose by 30 percent, as the Delta variant is ...

Wildfires, high temperatures strike Sicily, Italy

Catania, Sicily: Italian firefighters are battling wildfires in Sicily for a second consecutive day.The fires reached the town of Catania ...

U.S. doctors' groups endorse COVID-19 vaccines for pregnant women

CHICAGO, Illinois: All pregnant women should receive Covid vaccines, according to two major U.S. obstetricians' groups.Citing data collected from tens ...

Protests in France to block use of Covid health pass

PARIS, France: Thousands of people in Paris and other French cities protested against the introduction of a mandatory COVID-19 health ...

Deadline for UN pledges on greenhouse gases missed by China, India

BERLIN, Germany: China and India missed a U.N. deadline to submit new plans detailing how they will reduce greenhouse gas ...

Haiti Supreme Court judge in hiding, wanted in killing of president

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Haitian police on Friday accused former Supreme Court judge Wendelle Coq-Thelot of having met with Colombian mercenaries accused ...

U.K. Space Command begins task of protecting from threats in space

LONDON, England: Following the United States, Britain has created a military space command to supervise activities in space, Britain's Ministry ...

Europeans evacuate 394 migrants from boat on Mediterranean

TUNIS, Tunisia: Some 394 migrants were rescued from an overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday.The Sea-Watch 3 ...

Air leak causes drop in pressure in International Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: Staffs on Earth and in the International Space Station are working to correct a drop in air pressure, ...

Biden Wants America to Speed the Shift to Electric Cars

WHITE HOUSE - Within nine years, half of all new vehicles sold in the United States should be zero-emission cars ...

Harris English posts 62 to grab FedEx St. Jude lead

Harris English rolled in 10 birdies and matched a career-best round of 62 Thursday to take the first-round lead at ...

Biden Wants America to Speed Shift to Electric Cars

WHITE HOUSE - Within nine years, half of all new vehicles sold in the United States should be zero-emission cars ...

If machines can be inventors, could AI soon monopolise technology?

What does it mean to be an inventor?In patent law, designed to protect the intellectual property of inventors, officials are ...

White House Weighs Proof of Vaccination for Foreign Visitors

The White House has confirmed that it is considering requiring foreign visitors to show proof of vaccination to potentially restart ...

Lionel Messi to leave Barcelona as conract talks collapse

Lionel Messi will end his 20-year career with Barcelona after the Argentine superstar failed to reach agreement on a new ...

#UnrestSA: Internal SANDF deployment to be reduced to 10 000

The SANDF deployment will be lowered from 25 000 to 10 000.It will focus on KwaZulu-Natal, Gauteng and the Western ...

Tokyo Olympics, Day 14: Women's hockey team eye Bronze

Tokyo [Japan], August 5 (ANI): Gurpreet Singh will start Day 14 for India at the ongoing Olympics in Tokyo as ...

Olympics roundup: USA aims for gold in men's basketball, baseball

The United States will play for gold medals in men's basketball and baseball after semifinal wins Thursday at the 2020 ...

RT's 2021 award for excellence in war reporting open for entries

The award was established by the Russian TV channel in 2017, in honor of a freelance journalist killed in Syria ...

Global COVID-19 cases reported to WHO top 200 mln

© Provided by Xinhua The United States, India and Brazil remain the top three in confirmed cases, having reported 35,125,227 ...

How communists have shaped South Africa's history over 100 years

Until recently, just living to a 100 was an achievement worth celebrating for itself. In England new centenarians receive a ...

ConCourt reserves judgment in Muslim marriages case

The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in the Muslim marriages case.In 2018, the Western Cape High Court found the state ...

Rapids transfer D Sam Vines to Belgium's Royal Antwerp

The Colorado Rapids announced the transfer Thursday of left back Sam Vines to Belgium's Royal Antwerp. The 22-year-old U.S. Men's ...

Moto GP legend Valentino Rossi to retire at end of year

Styria [Austria], August 5 (ANI): Motorcycling legend Valentino Rossi on Thursday announced his retirement from motorcycle Grand Prix racing at ...

Blinken holds talks with Afghan reconciliation council head

Washington DC [US], August 5 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke with the head of Afghanistan's High Council ...

VHP demand fast probe and trial in Nangal rape case

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Thursday urged the Central government to ensure that investigation ...

Rumours about new Finance Minister as Mboweni looks set to go

As President Cyril Ramaphosa announces his new, reshuffled Cabinet on Thursday night, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will almost certainly be ...

Raisi Takes Oath as Iran's New President

Ebrahim Raisi was sworn in Thursday as Iran's new president.The ultraconservative former judge won a landslide election in June in ...

Native Hawaiians 'Reclaim' Surfing With Moore's Olympic Gold

Carissa Moore wore a white and yellow plumeria pinned next to her ear for her victory-lap interviews after making history ...

Jan-Krzysztof Duda wins FIDE World Cup 2021

Sochi [Russia], August 5 (ANI): Jan-Krzysztof Duda of Poland won the 2021 FIDE World Cup on Thursday, beating GM Sergey ...

Jessica Chastain to receive Tribute actor award

Washington [US], August 5 (ANI): Two times Oscar-nominated actor Jessica Chastain is all set to receive the Tribute Actor Award ...

China opposes US arms sales to Taiwan

Beijing [China], August 5 (ANI): China has expressed strong opposition to United States arms sales to Taiwan and lodged solemn ...

No UAS to be flown within 25 km of international borders

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): No Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) shall be allowed to fly within 25 kilometres from ...

China leads gold tally as teenage diver Quan shines at Tokyo Olympics

© Provided by Xinhua With three days of Olympic competition remaining, China won a gold each in diving and table ...

China's Pang secures final berth in the women's freestyle 53kg

© Provided by Xinhua Pang Qianyu of China booked a place in the final of the women's freestyle wrestling 53kg ...

PhD candidate wins first Olympic medal for Burkina Faso

© Provided by Xinhua Hugues Fabrice Zango earned Burkina Faso its first Olympic medal in history by leaping to 3rd ...

China proves the powerhouse to beat in weightlifting

© Provided by Xinhua The Tokyo Olympics weightlifting tournament ended with Lasha Talakhadze's stunning performance in the men's over 109kg ...

Weekend Preview: Watkins Glen Invitational

When NASCAR resumes racing after the longest break in the schedule in three decades, we should be prepared to hand ...

Gautam Thapar's ED custody extended

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): Delhi's Rouse Avenue court on Thursday extended Avantha Group promoter Gautam Thapar's Enforcement Directorate ...

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Florida records highest number of COVID-19 hospitalizations

MIAMI, Florida: One day after recording the highest number of new daily COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic, ...

Despite efforts to save 1,500 jobs, Virginia drug plant closes

CHARLESTON, West Virginia: A West Virginia pharmaceutical plant that employed some 1,500 people has closed, despite a late effort by ...

Delta variant causes more Americans to get vaccinated: White House

WASHINGTON D.C.: The average number of Americans being vaccinated against COVID-19 rose by 30 percent, as the Delta variant is ...

Wildfires, high temperatures strike Sicily, Italy

Catania, Sicily: Italian firefighters are battling wildfires in Sicily for a second consecutive day.The fires reached the town of Catania ...

U.S. doctors' groups endorse COVID-19 vaccines for pregnant women

CHICAGO, Illinois: All pregnant women should receive Covid vaccines, according to two major U.S. obstetricians' groups.Citing data collected from tens ...

Protests in France to block use of Covid health pass

PARIS, France: Thousands of people in Paris and other French cities protested against the introduction of a mandatory COVID-19 health ...

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