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Somali parliament approves appointment of Hamza Abdi Barre as PM

Mogadishu [Somalia], June 25 (ANI/Xinhua): Somali Parliament on Saturday unanimously approved the appointment of Hamza Abdi Barre as the country's ...


ISL: ATK Mohun Bagan sign Paul Pogba's brother Florentin

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): ATK Mohun Bagan have further added to their list of acquisitions and maintained its ...


Gun violence bill passage draws harsh criticism, mild praise in U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua In America, the wealthy, powerful, and influential NRA spends millions of dollars annually supporting Republican candidates ...


UAE leaders congratulate President of Mozambique on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 25th June, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...


Premier League: Nottingham Forest sign Taiwo Awoniyi for club-record fee

London [UK], June 25 (ANI): Nottingham Forest on Saturday confirmed the signing of Nigerian international forward Taiwo Awoniyi for a ...


Fears Taps Could Run Dry in South Africa's Eastern Cape

Johannesburg, South Africa - South Africans living in the Eastern Cape are counting down to "Day Zero" when the taps ...


Hong Kong's ranks slide in new human rights survey

Hong Kong, June 25 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that the human rights situation in the city has deteriorated ...


Romanian Port Struggles to Handle Flow of Ukrainian Grain

CONSTANTA, ROMANIA - With Ukraine's seaports blockaded or captured by Russian forces, neighboring Romania's Black Sea port of Constanta has ...


UN Weekly Roundup: June 18-24, 2022

united nations - Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, ...


Gaurav Gill retires from World Rally Championship Safari Rally Kenya 2022 round

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): After a terrific start in the World Rally Championship Safari Rally Kenya, three-time Asia ...


18 Migrants Died in Mass Crossing into Spanish Enclave, Morocco Says

Madrid - Morocco said 18 migrants died trying to cross into Spain's North African enclave of Melilla on Friday, after ...


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UK's Telegraph news block in Russia due to war coverage

MOSCOW, Russia: The UK newspaper, the Telegraph, has been blocked in Russia, following a request from the Russian prosecutor-general.The TASS ...

Airbus captain tries to land at Lahore runway closed two years ago

LAHORE, Pakistan - An Airbus 320 carrying 171 passengers narrowly avoided an accident at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Pakistan's second-largest ...

Biden vows to combat effects of Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to "do all in my power" to protect a woman's ...

Myanmar junta minister discusses nuclear cooperation with Russia

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-run media, a junta delegation discussed nuclear technology collaboration with a Russian state-owned atomic energy ...

U.S. to provide Tk2.3 crore as emergency funding for northern Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing more than Tk2.3 crore in emergency funding ...

661 pound freshwater fish caught in Cambodia river

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia: Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught a stingray fish weighing 661 pounds, which is the ...

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It will be a pleasure to meet Chancellor Scholz again: PM Modi ahead of Germany visit

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Ahead of the G7 Summit where he will be meeting with German Chancellor Olaf ...

UAE leaders congratulate President of Mozambique on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 25th June, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...

Premier League: Nottingham Forest sign Taiwo Awoniyi for club-record fee

London [UK], June 25 (ANI): Nottingham Forest on Saturday confirmed the signing of Nigerian international forward Taiwo Awoniyi for a ...

Fears Taps Could Run Dry in South Africa's Eastern Cape

Johannesburg, South Africa - South Africans living in the Eastern Cape are counting down to "Day Zero" when the taps ...

Romanian Port Struggles to Handle Flow of Ukrainian Grain

CONSTANTA, ROMANIA - With Ukraine's seaports blockaded or captured by Russian forces, neighboring Romania's Black Sea port of Constanta has ...

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As first in US, driverless taxis picking up customers in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, California: General Motors' self-driving Cruise division has begun charging fares for driverless rides in San Francisco.Earlier this month, ...


Wall Street wobbles, all major indices slide, Dow drops 62 points

NEW YORK, New York - The euphoria on Wall Street of late last week was absent on Monday as all ...


May sees 10.7% surge in US home sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: In May, sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly increased, but this is expected to be temporary, as ...


Pay dispute forces British Airways' staff to OK strike vote

LONDON, England: British Airways' staff at London's Heathrow airport has voted to strike due to pay disputes. Amidst an already ...


Stocks in Asia on the rise, Nikkei 225 jumps 379 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia rose on Monday, in a positive start to the week.The U.S. dollar was ...


Toyota reduces July global production goal by 50,000 vehicles

TOKYO, Japan: Amidst semiconductor shortages and COVID-19 parts supply disruptions, Toyota has reduced its July global production target by 50,000 ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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