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Global Guinea Worm Infections Continue Downward Trend

chicago - In the 1980s, more than 3 million people worldwide were infected with Guinea worm. At the end of ...


China Focus: Top epidemiologist urges intensified COVID-19 vaccine booster drive

China's leading epidemiologist Zhong Nanshan has urged a scale-up in vaccination efforts to inoculate more people with COVID-19 vaccine booster ...


Cross-border e-commerce brings opportunities to inland China city

Every day, Yan Xinhua sees off dozens of containers to the port of Tianjin, some 1,200 km away, where the ...


Russia names people behind US-backed Ukraine biological projects

Moscow claims the individuals conducted research focused on testing and developing new deadly weaponsRussian troops have obtained over 20,000 documents ...


Marburg vaccine shows promising results in first-in-human study

Washington [US], January 31 (ANI): The Marburg virus (MARV) experimental vaccine was safe and elicited an immunological response in a ...


Scholz's office logging German FM's mistakes Bild

One of them was reportedly Annalena Baerbock's ?we?re at war with Russia? commentGerman Chancellor Olaf Scholz has grown displeased with ...


Machine learning identifies drugs to help smokers quit

Pennsylvania [US], January 31 (ANI): Researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the University of Minnesota conducted a study ...


Shweta, Shafali, Parshavi in ICC U-19 T20 World Cup team of tournament

Dubai [UAE], January 31 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced "the team of the Tournament" after India defeated ...


BCCI, Sachin Tendulkar to felicitate World Cup-winning U19 team on February 1

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 31 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Jay Shah on Monday ...


Beth Mooney, Steve Smith claim top honours at Australian Cricket Awards

Melbourne [Australia], January 30 (ANI): Steve Smith joined Ricky Ponting and Michael Clarke as four-times winners of the Allan Border ...


Scholz's office logging German FM's mistakes media

One of them was reportedly Annalena Baerbock's ?we?re at war with Russia? commentGerman Chancellor Olaf Scholz has grown displeased with ...


First-Ever Africa Vegan Restaurant Week Held on the Continent

Dakar, Senegal - Animal products such as beef, fish, poultry and dairy are heavily featured in many traditional African dishes. ...


Tanzanian ruling party delegation meets BJP chief Nadda, discusses ways to boost relationship with India

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): A five-member delegation of the ruling party of Tanzania, Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) led ...


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Rocket Lab launches first rocket from Virginia, USA

LONG BEACH, California: Long Beach, California-based Rocket Lab has launched its first mission from the United States, as part of ...

WSJ says Israel and Mossad behind Sunday's attacks on Iran

Israel was behind Sunday morning's drone strike on an Iranian munitions facility; the Wall Street Journal has reported, citing American ...

UK tanks for Ukraine must arrive by March, says minister

LONDON, England: Of the 14 main battle tanks and additional artillery support it will send to Ukraine, Britain hopes its ...

Insurance paid $313 billion in 2022 for disasters in 2022, says Aon

LONDON, England: Insurance broker Aon has estimated that natural disasters caused global economic losses worth $313 billion in 2022.It added ...

Exec for Juan Valdez coffee sentenced to jail in $900,000 theft

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After being convicted of stealing more than $900,000 from the company, Rosita Joseph, former executive ...

US arms exports rise 49 percent in fiscal 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US State Department has said that in the latest fiscal year, US military equipment exported to foreign ...

Central Africa

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France military ordered out of Burkina Faso in west Africa

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso: As Burkina Faso, in western Africa, faces an Islamist insurgency, it is set to end a military ...

Global Guinea Worm Infections Continue Downward Trend

chicago - In the 1980s, more than 3 million people worldwide were infected with Guinea worm. At the end of ...

Marburg vaccine shows promising results in first-in-human study

Washington [US], January 31 (ANI): The Marburg virus (MARV) experimental vaccine was safe and elicited an immunological response in a ...

Scholz's office logging German FM's mistakes Bild

One of them was reportedly Annalena Baerbock's ?we?re at war with Russia? commentGerman Chancellor Olaf Scholz has grown displeased with ...

Shweta, Shafali, Parshavi in ICC U-19 T20 World Cup team of tournament

Dubai [UAE], January 31 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced "the team of the Tournament" after India defeated ...

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U.S. stocks fade ahead of Federal Reserve Meeting

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Monday as investors fretted over which way the Federal Reserve ...


Adani says Hindenburg Research report a 'lie'

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], January 30 (ANI/Big News Network): The Adani group, in a sharp and focused response to Hindenburg Research's ...


South Korea to aid public with more energy vouchers

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korean officials have said that the government will double energy vouchers and provide discounts on gas ...


Merger talks underway between cigarette makers, Juul e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Wall Street Journal has reported that e-cigarette maker Juul and three tobacco giants are negotiating potential sale, ...


Tesla pins hopes on new Nevada battery factor to bring down prices

AUSTIN, Texas: Tesla gas announced an investment of more than $3.6 billion to expand its Nevada Gigafactory complex with the ...


Opposition rising to US tax credits for EVs not meeting sourcing rules

WASHINGTON D.C.: US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee chair Joe Manchin has introduced legislation that imposes battery sourcing requirements ...


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