Tue, 19 Jan 2021

Students in Italy Protest as Schools Reopen

Hundreds of students protested in Rome on Monday to demand more classrooms, transport to school and better access to education.After ...

Champion Pogacar brushes off Tour de France sceptics

Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar played down his sensational time-trial performance that clinched him last year's title, describing it ...

Ozil adds spice to German minister's trip to Turkey

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas tried his diplomatic best on Monday to sidestep the delicate issue of German international Mesut ...

Davis Cup Finals lengthened to reduce 'burden on players'

The Davis Cup Finals will be expanded to an 11-day event starting this year, and could be held across three ...

Navalny urges Russians to 'take to the streets' over jailing

A court sitting on Monday ordered Alexei Navalny to remain in custody for 30 days.Navalny was swooped as he returned ...

Kremlin critic Navalny decries 'mockery of justice' at hearing

Police seized Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny at a border control post at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport less than an hour ...

2 Mobile Harbour Cranes supplied to Iran's Chabahar port

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): A consignment of two Mobile Harbour Cranes (MHC) have been supplied to Iran's Chabahar ...

COVID-19 vaccines: how and when will lower-income countries get access?

COVID-19 vaccination programmes are gathering pace in high-income countries, but for much of the world, the future looks bleaker. Although ...

Motherson Sumi arm acquires majority stake in Plast Met

Amsterdam [The Netherlands], January 18 (ANI): Samvardhana Motherson Automotive Systems Group BV (SMRPBV) on Monday announced the acquisition of a ...

Italy PM to launch bid to save government in parliament

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte's coalition government was plunged into turmoil by the withdrawal last week of former premier Matteo ...

Pak, Turkey are two countries but one nation: PAF chief

Istanbul [Turkey], January 18 (ANI): Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan said that Pakistan and Turkey are ...

Egypt unveils funerary temple of ancient queen, dozens of coffins

© Provided by Xinhua | &CAIRO, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian archeological mission working in Saqqara necropolis near the ...

Facing Biden, Erdogan extends olive branch to EU

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is trying to break his isolation by mending relations with the EUUS-President elect Joe Biden's ...

Historic Armenian church up for sale in Turkey

PanARMENIAN.Net - An Armenian Catholic church in the Turkish city of Bursa has been put up for sale, Turkish-Armenian lawmaker ...

Feature: Young Syrian girl finds in football sanctuary from life's stress

© Provided by Xinhua | & HASAKAH, Syria, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Smiling while chatting with her friends on their ...

Bengaluru FC's Dimas Delgado returns to Spain

Vasco (Goa) [India], January 18 (ANI): Bengaluru FC announced that midfielder Dimas Delgado has returned to Spain owing to a ...

'Very good' Eben Etzebeth returns in Toulon's win at Racing

Toulon coach Patrice Collazo praised South Africa's Rugby World Cup winner Eben Etzebeth after he returned from concussion in Sunday's ...

Uyghur refugee recounts ordeal in Chinese camps

Paris [France], January 18 (ANI): As reports confirming the human rights abuses on Uyghurs in China's Xinjiang region continue to ...

Obscure Islamist Group Targets Turkish Military in Northwest Syria

WASHINGTON - A small Islamist militant group has claimed responsibility for an attack on Turkish forces in the northwestern Syrian ...

Number of COVID-19 cases in France surpasses 2.9 million

Paris [France], January 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 patients in France has exceeded 2.9 million, according to the ...

Morocco's COVID-19 tally rises to 459,671 with 806 new case

Rabat [Morocco], January 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Morocco's COVID-19 tally rose to 459,671 on Sunday as 806 new cases were registered during ...

Leading GreekSportingOfficialResigns Following Rape Charges

ATHENS - A leading Greek sporting official has resigned over allegations that he sexually assaulted Olympic sailing champion Sofia Bekatorou. ...

Seven in 10 Greeks willing to get vaccinated against COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua | &As the world is struggling to contain the pandemic, vaccination is underway in Greece and ...

Vaipulu's late try puts Montpellier under 'serious' relegation threat

Montpellier wing Arthur Vincent said his side were in a "serious situation" after Tonga's Ma'amai Vaipulu scored late in Castres' ...

Israel OKs Hundreds of Settlement Homes in Last-Minute Push

JESURALEM - Israeli authorities on Sunday advanced plans to build an additional 780 homes in West Bank settlements, an anti-settlement ...

COVID-19: 17,072 beneficiaries vaccinated today

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): On the second day of the pan-India inoculation drive, as many as 17,072 beneficiaries ...

India vaccinates highest number of beneficiaries on day-1

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): India recorded the highest number of vaccinations on day one in the world on ...

COVID-19 jab: 447 beneficiaries suffered AEFI

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): Out of two lakh healthcare beneficiaries who received COVID-19 vaccine in the last two ...

Vexed central banks brace for more damage to growth

Institutions meeting from Tokyo to Frankfurt to Ottawa are pondering the prospect of another lost quarter amid renewed lockdowns to ...

Johan Goosen signs for Bulls - report

French-based Springbok flyhalf Johan Goosen has signed a three-year deal to join Jake White's Bulls, according to Afrikaans weekly newspaper ...

Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 130,772

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], January 17 (ANI/Xinhua): The Ethiopian Ministry of Health said Saturday the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases ...

Key battles in Liverpool's Man United showdown

When Liverpool and Manchester United clash at Anfield on Sunday, there will be more at stake than just the usual ...

India condemns attack on UN peacekeepers in Mali

New York [US], January 17 (ANI): TS Tirumurti, Ambassador of India to the United Nations on Sunday condemned the attack ...

European Powers Press Iran to Back off Latest Nuclear Move

BERLIN - Germany, France and Britain pressed Iran on Saturday to back off the latest planned violation of its 2015 ...

Russian roots of Prince Philip

Both paternal and maternal ancestors of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, have something to do with Russia and its Imperial ...

Iranian Guard Holds Anti-warship Ballistic Missile Drill

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Saturday launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated target in ...

Iran Holds Anti-Warship Missile Drill Amid Tensions With U.S.

Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has conducted the second and last phase of a drill launching anti-warship ballistic missiles ...

Erdogan, Macron exchange letters, agree to mend ties

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Turkish and French presidents have exchanged letters in which they have agreed to resume talks aimed at ...

UN peacekeeper killed in Central African Republic

A Burundian peacekeeper has been killed during an ambush in the Central African Republic.United Nations says this is the fifth ...

First Person: Syrian refugee makes cheese to survive the pandemic

Syrian refugee Fatima Hussein Al Ahmad, a mother of four, lives on a farm with 50 other workers in Sahba, ...

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Russia court jails Navalny for 30 days

Moscow [Russia], January 19 (ANI): Russia's leading opposition figure and chief Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny has called on his supporters ...

Students in Italy Protest as Schools Reopen

Hundreds of students protested in Rome on Monday to demand more classrooms, transport to school and better access to education.After ...

Champion Pogacar brushes off Tour de France sceptics

Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar played down his sensational time-trial performance that clinched him last year's title, describing it ...

Ozil adds spice to German minister's trip to Turkey

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas tried his diplomatic best on Monday to sidestep the delicate issue of German international Mesut ...

Davis Cup Finals lengthened to reduce 'burden on players'

The Davis Cup Finals will be expanded to an 11-day event starting this year, and could be held across three ...

Navalny urges Russians to 'take to the streets' over jailing

A court sitting on Monday ordered Alexei Navalny to remain in custody for 30 days.Navalny was swooped as he returned ...

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