Wed, 22 Sep 2021

Justin Trudeau set for third term after 156 seat victory

OTTAWA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Canada's Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is to continue his third mandate as prime minister ...

After China crackdown, teachers leaving Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Disillusioned school teachers, who feel threatened by Beijing's strict national security law enacted in June 2020, are leaving ...

Children, teens see more obesity due to Covid, says U.S. study

ATLANTA, Georgia: A significant increase in obesity among American children and teenagers is a direct cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

650,000 white flags planted in Washington DC for Covid victims

WASHINGTON DC: A display of 650,000 white flags, one for each American who has died from COVID-19, has been set ...

Notre Dame on track for 2024 reopening, says Paris officials

PARIS, France: Work to shore up Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been finished, allowing the long-awaited restoration to begin, ...

Poland's Deputy PM Kaczynski says EU law cannot be supreme

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's deputy prime minister and ruling party leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has said that the primacy of EU law ...

No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...

Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...

UK budget will not include funds for Scotland-Northern Ireland tunnel

LONDON, England: A proposed 21-mile undersea tunnel to link Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be funded, according to British ...

North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...

U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...

Indiana hospitals canceling procedures to make room for Covid patients

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Hospitals in Indiana are still reeling from the recent spurt in new Delta Covid cases across the state.According ...

Next Norway prime minster a wealthy leader of Labor Party

OSLO, Norway: The man expected to become the next prime minister of Norway, 61-year-old Jonas Gahr Stoere, was born into ...

China, climate on agenda for meeting of Australia, Japan, India, U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States will meet on 24th September to discuss issues ...

First SpaceX tourist flight begins 3 day journey

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: A rocket carrying four tourists and no professional astronauts on board blasted off into Earth orbit on ...

Lifting sanctions on Taliban not on UN Security Council

New York [US], September 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The waving of sanctions on the Taliban is not on the UN Security Council ...

Biden-Johnson stress action on climate change

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): US President Joe Biden and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday (local time) stressed ...

Kumble talks about Punjab's defeat against Rajasthan

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): After stumbling to a two-run defeat against Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL) ...

IPL 2021: RR skipper Samson fined for slow over-rate

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during an ...

Pak says cricket tour cancellations linked to 'no' to US

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday said that recent tour cancellations by the New Zealand ...

Rose Lavelle enjoys homecoming as USWNT blasts Paraguay

Rose Lavelle wowed her hometown fans with a goal and three assists in the first 15 minutes to overshadow Alex ...

Jaishankar meets Korean, Italian, Australian counterparts

New York [US], September 22 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday held meetings with his counterparts from Korea, ...

Two more Indian beaches get coveted 'Blue Flag' tag

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Two more beaches in India have been awarded 'Blue Flag' certification, an international eco-level ...

PM Modi to embark on 3-day visit to US

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be leaving for his three-day visit to the US ...

PM Modi, Biden to discuss wide range of issues, says senior

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): The bilateral meeting between US President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a ...

Iran's new President Ebrahim Raisi slams US at UNGA

Tehran [Iran], September 22 (ANI): Iran's new President Ebrahim Raisi on Tuesday (local time) slammed the US and called America ...

World's two largest economies commit to climate action Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday welcomed important commitments made towards climate action by the world's two largest economies, as ...

Taliban announces expansion of new cabinet ministers

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 22 (ANI): Taliban on Tuesday announced the expansion of cabinet ministers with no women representation in the ...

UK-US relations based on shared priorities, says Harris

New York [US], September 22 (ANI): Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday (local time) said that the UK-US relations are ...

Suhail Shaheen appointed as Afghanistan's UN ambassador

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 22 (ANI): The Taliban on Tuesday nominated their Doha-based spokesman Suhail Shaheen as Afghanistan's UN ambassador. This ...

China won't build more coal plants abroad, says Xi at UNGA

Beijing [China], September 22 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping told the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Tuesday (local time) ...

MLS, Liga MX to pause seasons for Leagues Cup in '23

Major League Soccer and Mexico's Liga MX are expanding the still-nascent Leagues Cup competition to include all clubs from both ...

Reports: Emma Raducanu withdraws from Chicago tourney

U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu has pulled out of next week's Chicago Fall Tennis Classic, according to multiple reports. The ...

China will never seek hegemony: Xi

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China has never ...

Xi calls on countries to reject "small circles," zero-sum games

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called on countries in the ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Greek Herald.

More Information
21
null in Dekelia

Mediterranean

Section
Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...

Jaishankar meets Korean, Italian, Australian counterparts

New York [US], September 22 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday held meetings with his counterparts from Korea, ...

PM Modi, Biden to discuss wide range of issues, says senior

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): The bilateral meeting between US President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a ...

ATP roundup: Karen Khachanov moves on in France

Seventh-seeded Karen Khachanov of Russia needed three sets to defeat Frenchman Alexandre Muller 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 Tuesday at the Moselle ...

Le Drian-Jaishankar discuss cooperation in Indo-Pacific

New York [US], September 22 (ANI): French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Tuesday met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar ...

Iran nuclear talks to resume in the next few weeks Foreign Ministry

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Saeed Khatibzadeh announced on Tuesday that talks on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal will resume ?in ...

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More