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Lebanese government rejects need for external investigation of blast

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The leader of the Lebanese resistance group Hezbollah has made a televised address to the nation calling ...

Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

Former Indian footballers pay tribute to Laishram Manitombi Singh

New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): Former players of the Indian football team joined in to mourn the demise of ...

Opinion: Washington's wicked motives behind provocative Taiwan trip

U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar attends a press conference on the COVID-19 at the White House ...

Economic Watch: China's inflation rises in July, propelled by food prices

A child selets beverages at a supermarket in Handan City, north China's Hebei Province, July 9, 2020. (Photo by Li ...

Xi congratulates Lukashenko on re-election as Belarusian president

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, who is here to attend the Second Belt and ...

(ZhejiangPictorial) West Lake in Four Seasons

People will always find a different West Lake that constantly changes with seasons.HANGZHOU, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The West Lake ...

NBA roundup: Lillard scores 51, Embiid injured in Blazers' win

Damian Lillard poured in 51 points and added seven assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 124-121 victory ...

Fresh off home sweep, Rangers welcome Mariners

It seems the Texas Rangers are quickly becoming accustomed to their new ballpark. The Rangers, who just completed a three-game ...

Indians are the most confident in world to travel post COVID-19

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, August 10 (ANI): Indians, among the most travelled before the COVID-19 pandemic struck, are the most ...

US says there's no secret deal with Afghanistan: Ashraf Ghani

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 10 (ANI): The United States has said there is no secret deal with Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani ...

Former WWE wrestler James Harris dies at 70

Connecticut [US], Aug 10 (ANI): World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) on Monday announced that former wrestler James Harris, better known as ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Aug. 10)

BEIJING, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Mauritius races to contain oil spill, protect coastline

PanARMENIAN.Net - Thousands of students, environmental activists and residents of Mauritius were working around the clock Sunday, August 9, trying ...

India must balance soft-power, hard-power to deal with China: GKPD

Washington [US], August 10 (ANI): The Global Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora (GKPD) urged India to use a balanced combination of soft ...

Nucleus Software posts PAT of Rs 36 cr on revenue of Rs 128 cr

New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): Nucleus Software has posted a net profit after tax of Rs 36 crore on ...

Int'l community pledges aid to blasts-stricken Lebanon

Damaged buildings are seen at the Port of Beirut in Lebanon, Aug. 8, 2020. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)"To help Lebanon overcome the ...

How the shady world of the data industry strips away our freedoms

The recent questioning of the heads of Amazon, Facebook, Google and Apple in the US Congress has highlighted the threat ...

Update: China's factory-gate deflation eases on recovering economy

A worker is seen at a factory in Lianyungang economic and technological development zone of Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province, ...

Anti-China protest held at Capitol Hill

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], Aug 10 (ANI): Vietnamese Americans and members of the Tibetan community joined a group of Indian-origin ...

COVID-19 effect: Walt Disney World to shorten theme park hours

Washington D.C.[USA], Aug 10 (ANI): Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Walt Disney World will shorten its theme park hours starting in ...

Cloud9 earns bye, Dignitas squeezes into LCS playoffs

With the top seed in the playoffs already set, the main drama heading into Sunday's final day of the League ...

Vande Bharat Mission: Air India flight takes off from Sydney

Canberra [Australia], Aug 10 (ANI): A special Air India flight, under the Vande Bharat Mission, carrying Indian nationals stranded due ...

Rivers' career night helps Rockets down Kings

Austin Rivers scored 41 points off the bench, James Harden tallied 32 points, eight rebounds and seven assists, and the ...

Shock to Fusion to win Countdown Cup

The final day of the Countdown Cup felt like a showdown a season in the making. But in the end, ...

Morikawa wins PGA Championship for first major title

Collin Morikawa drove the green and then sank a 7-foot eagle putt on the par-4 16th to take a two-stroke ...

Gunmen kill 6 French nationals in Niger

Niamey [Niger], Aug 10 (ANI): Gunmen killed six French aid workers, a Nigerian guide, and a driver in a wildlife ...

Harvick completes sweep of Michigan doubleheader

Second verse, same as the first for Kevin Harvick. After driving to a dominating victory in Saturday's first race of ...

Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home ? Without Losing Money

Innovation Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home - Without Losing Money view team An online hardware store offers expatriates ...

6 French Aid Workers Among 8 Killed by Gunmen in Niger

NIAMEY, NIGER - Six French aid workers with the nongovernmental organization ACTED and their local guide and driver were killed ...

Hall of Famer Westphal battling brain cancer

Hall of Fame guard Paul Westphal is battling brain cancer, sports columnist and longtime friend Mike Lupica said Sunday. The ...

Booker leads surging Suns against Thunder

There's no question the Phoenix Suns are the biggest surprise of the NBA bubble as the only undefeated team at ...

Japanese Ship Operator Apologizes for Oil Spill off Mauritius

The owner of the Japanese ship that ran aground off Mauritius spilling 1,000 metric tons of oil apologized for what ...

Protesters Call for End to Spanish Monarchy After Former King's Exit

BARCELONA, SPAIN - Protesters on Sunday called for an end to the Spanish monarchy after the sudden departure of the ...

T1, HLE ask fans to stop online 'attacks'

Citing "violent threats and hate speech" toward the team's players, the CEO of T1 on Sunday said the organization would ...

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Prominent Hong Kong media figure Jimmy Lai and two sons arrested

HONG KONG, Aug 10 (ANI): Continuing with the suppression of the dissenting voices in Hong Kong since the national security ...

Lebanese government rejects need for external investigation of blast

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The leader of the Lebanese resistance group Hezbollah has made a televised address to the nation calling ...

Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

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