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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Usman Khawaja bags inaugural Shane Warne Men's Test Player of the Year award

Melbourne [Australia], January 30 (ANI): Australia opening batter Usman Khawaja capped his second comeback as a Test opener by claiming ...

Erdogan questions Macron's competence

Paris has seen its clout in Africa diminish under the French leader, Türkiye's president claimedEmmanuel Macron is unfit to be ...

Union Minister discusses circular economy, tackling of single-use plastic, forest management with German delegation

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav on Monday said he discussed the circular economy, tackling ...

World's top-selling carmaker revealed

Toyota beat rival Volkswagen, selling over 10 million vehicles in 2022, according to company dataJapan's Toyota Motor Corporation was the ...

To chase 340 like that gives us confidence, says South Africa captain Bavuma after 5-wicket win over England in 2nd ODI

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 30 (ANI): Following his side's five-wicket win over England in the second ODI, South Africa skipper ...

Harmanpreet Kaur joins forces with leading sports brand as brand ambassador

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): Star India batter and skipper Harmanpreet Kaur joined forces with a leading sports brand ...

Gunmen Kill Eight at Birthday Party in South Africa: Police

Johannesburg - Gunmen opened fire on a group of people celebrating a birthday at the weekend in a township in ...

Haryana CM visits Shefali Verma's home in Rohtak after T20 WC win

Rohtak (Haryana) [India], January 30 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar visited U19 T20 women's cricket team captain, Shefali ...

Islamist Rebels Kill 15 in Eastern DR Congo

Bunia, DR Congo - A wave of attacks on villages in eastern DR Congo attributed to Islamic State-affiliated ADF rebels ...

US Urges Donors to Give Far More as Somalia Faces Famine

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The first U.S. Cabinet member to visit Somalia since 2015 urged the world's distracted donors Sunday to ...

Bavuma's match-winning ton against England keeps SA's automatic 2023 WC qualification hopes alive

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 30 (ANI): South Africa's late push for automatic qualification to the 2023 Men's Cricket World Cup ...

Want to take this winning confidence, win the big one too: Shafali after T20 WC win

Potchefstroom [South Africa], January 30 (ANI): Following the ICC Women's U19 T20 World Cup triumph, India skipper Shafali Verma has ...

Indian cricket fraternity lauds Women in Blue's U19 T20 World Cup triumph

New Delhi [India], January 30 (ANI): The Indian cricketing fraternity took to social media on Sunday after Team India made ...

Ramaphosa: South Africa Not Ditching Coal 'Just Like That'

Johannesburg - Coal-rich but energy-starved South Africa will not immediately abandon its fossil-fueled electricity generating plants as it transitions to ...

Women's U-19 team earns World Cup glory: A look at their journey

Potchefstroom [South Africa], January 29 (ANI): India put up a terrific display in the final against England to emerge as ...

WHO: Over 1.6B People Infected with Neglected Tropical Diseases

Geneva - Ahead of World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day Monday, the World Health Organization is calling for action to tackle ...

Tanzanian delegation lauds PM Modi for people-centric governance

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 29 (ANI): The Tanzanian delegation has appreciated the efforts of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) ...

These are the moments when one's lost for words: Zimbabwe's Sikandar Raza on receiving T20I, ODI Team of the Year caps

Harare [Zimbabwe], January 29 (ANI): Star Zimbabwe all-rounder Sikandar Raza expressed happiness at receiving his caps for the ICC T20I ...

Sri Lankan selection committee on verge of overhaul following poor T20 World Cup

Colombo [Sri Lanka], January 29 (ANI): A little over four months after clinching the Asia Cup, the Sri Lankan team ...

Who can visit Russia WITHOUT a VISA in 2023

Residents of some 25 countries enjoy a visa-free regime with Russia. The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)Citizens of most of ...

Al-Shabab's Grip on Somalia Loosening

Minneapolis - In Somalia, al-Qaida-affiliated militant group al-Shabab has been on a gradual retreat for months, and this could be ...

Australia sweat over fitness of Green, Starc ahead of Border-Gavaskar Trophy

Sydney [Australia], January 29 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Cameron Green might come up short on his bowling fitness as he eyes ...

Hundreds Pay Tribute to Slain Eswatini Political Activist

Manzini, Eswatini - Hundreds of people, including foreign diplomats and activists, paid homage Saturday to a human rights lawyer who ...

Elephant extinction could have major impact on atmospheric carbon levels: Study

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI): Researchers report that elephants play a key role in creating forests which store more atmospheric ...

Children Denied Same Access to Treatment for HIV/AIDS as Adults

GENEVA - The U.N.'s main AIDS program says thousands of children are dying from HIV/AIDS because, unlike adults, they do ...

Eritrea Troops Still on Ethiopian Soil: US

NAIROBI - A senior U.S. official said Saturday that Eritrean troops are still in Ethiopia although they have moved back ...

Was overcome with emotions, been a turbulent few months, England's Jason Roy after ton against South Africa

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 28 (ANI): England batter Jason Roy admitted on Saturday that he was overcome with emotions after ...

IndianOil chairman flags off export consignment of Aviation gasoline to Papua New Guinea

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 28 (ANI): IndianOil chairman, S M Vaidya on Saturday flagged off the first export consignment of ...

India thrash South Africa 5-2 in classification match, finish ninth in Men's Hockey World Cup

Rourkela (Odisha) [India], January 28 (ANI): Skipper Harmanpreet Singh, Akashdeep, Shamsher Singh were among the goal scorers as India thrashed ...

He's Close to Us: Wheelchair Users in Africa Await Pope

GOMA, Congo - When Pope Francis arrives in Congo and South Sudan next week, thousands of people will take special ...

UN Weekly Roundup: Jan. 21-27, 2023

united nations - Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this ...

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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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