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FIFA sells 2.45 million tickets for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Zurich [Switzerland], August 19 (ANI): The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) has announced that it sold 2.45 million tickets ...


US Senator Urges Kenyan President to Aid Peaceful Transition

Nairobi, Kenya - A visiting U.S. senator says he has encouraged Kenya's outgoing president to participate in a "peaceful transition ...


Picking up wickets is crucial: Captain KL Rahul on India's win

Harare [Zimbabwe], August 18 (ANI): The KL Rahul-led India registered a thumping 10-wicket triumph over Zimbabwe to take a 1-0 ...


Jonah Hill announces decision to step away from movie promotion, public appearances

Washington [US], August 18 (ANI): Hollywood star Jonah Hill has announced that he will soon debut a documentary about mental ...


Algeria Forest Fires Leave at Least 37 Dead

algiers, algeria - Wildfires raging in the forests of eastern Algeria have killed at least 37 people and wounded 161 ...


Zelenskyy Calls For UN to Secure Ukraine Nuclear Plant

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called Thursday for the United Nations to ensure the security of Europe's biggest nuclear power plant, ...


East African Regional Bloc Begins Deployment of Troops to DRC

Nairobi, Kenya - Burundi this week became the first country to send troops to the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...


TPLF Alleges Government Attacks in Ethiopia's Tigray Region

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Tigrayan forces have warned of renewed conflict in northern Ethiopia, accusing federal forces of firing on ...


Rebel Leader Erdimi Returns to Chad After Decade in Exile

Nairobi, Kenya - Exiled Chadian rebel leader Timan Erdimi has returned to the country after a decade in exile in ...


Vietnam-India bilateral army Exercise Vinbax 2022 concludes at Chandimandir

New Delhi [India], August 18 (ANI): The Vietnam-India Bilateral Army Exercise VINBAX 2022 concluded at Chandimandir with an impressive display ...


Enjoying batting with Shubman Gill, feel like youngster too: Dhawan after win over Zimbabwe

Harare [Zimbabwe], August 18 (ANI): Chasing a paltry score of 190 runs, Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill hardly ...


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Bachelet asks Bangladesh to probe enforced disappearance allegations

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Michelle Bachelet has urged the Bangladesh government to establish an independent investigation into allegations of enforced disappearances. ...

UK moves forward in sending illegal migrants to Rwanda

LONDON, England: Despite a legal challenge in London's High Court in early September, the UK government is continuing to pursue ...

PM Modi says India working to become developed country in 25 years

NEW DELHI, India: During his national day address this week, Prime Minister NarendraModi said India will seek to become a ...

Heathrow Airport to extend limit on passengers till October

LONDON, England: The cap on flight departures from London's Heathrow Airport will beextended until October 29, airport officials announced.Heathrow capped ...

German fighter jets to take part in joint exercises in Australia

BERLIN, Germany: Highlighting Berlin's increasing focus on assisting in the Indo-Pacific region amidst rising tensions with China over Taiwan, Germany ...

France declares wildfire out, firefighters came from all of Europe

PARIS, France: French firefighters have stopped the spread of a "monster" wildfire in the country's southwest, allowing the reopening of ...

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UK moves forward in sending illegal migrants to Rwanda

LONDON, England: Despite a legal challenge in London's High Court in early September, the UK government is continuing to pursue ...

US Senator Urges Kenyan President to Aid Peaceful Transition

Nairobi, Kenya - A visiting U.S. senator says he has encouraged Kenya's outgoing president to participate in a "peaceful transition ...

Picking up wickets is crucial: Captain KL Rahul on India's win

Harare [Zimbabwe], August 18 (ANI): The KL Rahul-led India registered a thumping 10-wicket triumph over Zimbabwe to take a 1-0 ...

Jonah Hill announces decision to step away from movie promotion, public appearances

Washington [US], August 18 (ANI): Hollywood star Jonah Hill has announced that he will soon debut a documentary about mental ...

East African Regional Bloc Begins Deployment of Troops to DRC

Nairobi, Kenya - Burundi this week became the first country to send troops to the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

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U.S. stock markets tread water as greenback takes center stage

NEW YORK, New York - Investors were divided on Thursday as to where to send U.S. stocks. Jitters about inflation, ...


Through investments, European Union seeks to gain influence in Pacific

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: During his visit to New Zealand, Ambassador Sujiro Seam, Head of the Delegation of the European Union ...


Noodle makers ask to increase prices after 14-years in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand: Instant noodle makers have asked Thailand to allow them to increase their prices to meet rising costs, which ...


U.,S. stocks back on the defensive, Nasdaq drops 164 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks interrupted their five-day rally on Wednesday with all the major indices losing ...


Thailand to spend $62 billion to build industry in east

BANGKOK, Thailand: Thailand seeks to invest $61.97 billion in its industrial eastern region over the next five years, in a ...


Saudis buy stake in Russian energy companies, spend billions

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: In a Twitter post published this week, Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Holding said it had invested in Russian ...


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