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Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

Sydney man held in maximum security prison in Egypt over Facebook post

CAIRO, Egypt - A Sydney man is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Tora, Egypt for liking a Facebook ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Indian T20 League Cricket 2020 on FanFight

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): India's biggest tournament Indian T20 Premier League is back with surge and FanFight ...

Kool-ex partners with IndoSpace

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Kool-ex partners with India's largest industrial and logistics real estate developer, IndoSpace, to ...

OYO crosses 50 million app downloads

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): OYO, the world's leading hospitality chain crossed the 50 million app downloads mark today, ...

Magic Bus Survey on the impact of COVID-19

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): The COVID-19 crisis has brought the entire world to a standstill as millions have ...

Students want to study abroad, reports iSchoolConnect

Boston [USA]/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The COVID-19 pandemic has put every international student's study abroad plan on ...

Wolves announce signing of Nelson Semedo from Barcelona

Wolverhampton [UK], September 23 (ANI): Wolverhampton Wanderers FC on Wednesday announced the signing of Nelson Semedo, who is making a ...

How Accra tackled complex challenges in an urban slum

When I first heard about the community of Old Fadama in Accra, Ghana, I recognised something. A Ghanaian Catholic sister ...

Japan's 'King Kazu', at 53, breaks records again in J-League match

Kazuyoshi Miura, the 53-year-old Japanese footballer known as "King Kazu", proved Wednesday he was worthy of his crown after setting ...

LGU Tagum now ISO-certified

TAGUM CITY - The City Government of Tagum once again showed its competency in public service when TUV SUD Asia ...

Russia to soon register second vaccine against COVID-19 says Putin

Moscow [Russia], September 23 (ANI): Russia will soon register a second vaccine against COVID-19, informed President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. ...

COVID-19 recoveries exceed new cases for fifth day: Health Ministry

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Health Ministry on Wednesday said that new COVID-19 recoveries in India have exceeded the ...

Pakistan confirm Zimbabwe for 'bio-secure' series

Pakistan cricket authorities on Wednesday confirmed they would host Zimbabwe for a series of three one-day internationals and three Twenty20s ...

Arno Botha: Don't compare Jake's Bulls side with previous ones

Arno Botha believes there's no reason for the local rugby fraternity to compare the Jake White era to other periods ...

Manali Petrochem to invest Rs 150 crore for capacity expansion

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Sep 23 (ANI): Manali Petrochemicals said on Wednesday it has finalised plans to triple its annual ...

Researchers develop cheaper, faster COVID-19 test

Stockholm [Sweden], September 23 (ANI): A team of researchers has developed a method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for ...

China's biotech giant BGI opens COVID-19 test kit plant in Ethiopia

China's biotech giant BGI opens a COVID-19 test kit plant in Ethiopia. (Xinhua)China's biotech giant BGI has opened its first-ever ...

PCB announces dates for Pakistan vs Zimbabwe limited-overs series

Lahore [Pakistan], September 23 (ANI): Pakistan will launch its ICC Men's Cricket World Cup Super League campaign against Zimbabwe in ...

Pound drops after surge in virus cases revives risk of lockdown

The pound extended its decline to a two-month low as investors fretted over the possibility of a new lockdown in ...

Zimbabwe get govt nod to travel to Pakistan for limited-overs series

Harare [Zimbabwe], September 23 (ANI): The Government of Zimbabwe has granted permission to its cricket team to tour Pakistan for ...

Won't risk Ishant Sharma so early into season: DC official

By Baidurjo BhoseDubai [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Delhi Capitals pace spearhead Ishant Sharma is set to skip a match or ...

Tajikistan: Secret Chinese base becomes slightly less secret

The presence of a Chinese military outpost in Tajikistan is a secret so open at this point that even Tajik ...

Baguio-R1 travel corridor to revitalize local tourism launched

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) - - The Department of Tourism in partnership with the city government of Baguio and ...

Samarthanam Trust announces cash relief for India's blind cricketers

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): The Samarthanam Trust for the disabled has come up with a plan to help ...

Kosovo Veterans Report More 'Leaked' War Crime Files

Kosovar war veterans say that an unidentified man has again handed them files from a war crimes court in The ...

Can Augusta cope with the 'Incredible Bulk'? Golf talking points

Bryson DeChambeau won the US Open in astonishing fashion, while a tantrum and a tennis star also made headlines. Here ...

Women eye cabinet positions after Bougainville election

Women will retain 10% of parliamentary seats after an election in the South Pacific archipelago of Bougainville and will push ...

US-based businessman arrested for illegal exports

Illinois [US], September 23 (ANI): A man hailing from the US state of Illinois has been arrested for allegedly illegally ...

Will the UAE-Bahrain normalization with Israel accord help

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], September 23 (ANI): While US President Donald Trump has hailed the agreements recently signed between the ...

No intention to fight either 'cold or hot war': Xi Jinping

New York [US], September 23 (ANI): China has no intention to fight either a "cold war or a hot war" ...

Airtel onboards Waybeo to its startup accelerator programme

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Bharti Airtel said on Wednesday it has picked up a strategic stake in tech ...

Sushant University collaborates with Harvard Business School Online

Gurugram (Haryana) [India] September 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): Sushant University, a top-notch education institution situated in the heart of Gurugram, collaborates with ...

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U.S. dollar jumps in Asia, stocks mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Australia took off on Wednesday, following the lead in the U.S. and Europe overnight. ...

Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...

U.S. stocks advance, Nasdaq jumps 185 points

NEW YORK, New York - Despite the official death toll from the coronavirus disease Covid-19 passing 200,000 on Tuesday, U.S. ...

Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

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