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Masks can be removed for vaccinated Americans, says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: Americans will no longer need to wear face masks if they are fully vaccinated, the U.S. Centers for ...

Israeli police attack on Al-Aqsa Mosque blamed for violence outbreak

JERUSALEM - Twenty-seven days before the first rocket was fired from Gaza this week, a squad of Israeli police officers ...

Following cyber attack on pipeline, Biden acts to stop online hacking

WASHINGTON D.C.: President Joe Biden has issued an executive order to strengthen U.S. cybersecurity defenses.This follows recent high-profile incidents that ...

Online out-of-state purchases to now be taxed in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri: The legislature passed bills on May 12 to require out-of-state online stores to collect sales taxes on ...

N.Y. university students required to be vaccinated before enrolling

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The 435,000 students enrolled at the State University of New York and the City University ...

U.S. citizens abroad protest embassies not providing Covid vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: Overseas Americans are urging U.S. officials to make Covid vaccinations available to them at U.S. embassies. As the ...

Israeli army ratchets up artillery barrages and aerial bombings

Israel fired artillery and mounted more air strikes on Friday against Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip amid constant rocket ...

New observation deck in New York's 4th tallest building to open

NEW YORK CITY, New York: An observation deck atop a newly built New York skyscraper will provide unmatched views of ...

All U.S. residents age 12 and up to be eligible for Covid vaccinations

WASHINGTON D.C.: As the rate of Covid infections continues to decline in the United States, regulators have approved the use ...

Biden warns unemployed that they will lose benefits if not working

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid criticism that the generous COVID-19 unemployment benefits rolled out in March are keeping Americans from accepting new ...

Melia, Georgian opposition leader, free from jail with EU help

TBILISI, Georgia: Opposition leader Nika Melia was released from jail this week. Melia's jailing had been seen as a largely ...

New California drought means less water, greater chance of wildfires

SACRAMENTO, California: California has expanded a drought emergency to 41 of 58 counties covering 12 million residents, some 30 percent ...

Test with genetically modified mosquitoes seeks to reduce diseases

TALLAHASSEE, Florida - To reduce the spread of diseases, such as dengue, yellow fever and the Zika virus, genetically modified ...

Indonesia suspends use of CTMAV547 batch of AstraZeneca

Jakarta [Indonesia], May 16 (ANI/Xinhua): The Indonesian government has suspended the use of the CTMAV547 batch of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 ...

2011 WC win 'best cricketing day' of life: Tendulkar

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday termed the winning of the 2011 World ...

Iran Guards reaffirm support for Palestinians facing Israel 'crimes'

Iran Guard reaffirmed Tehran's support for the Palestinians.Brigadier General Ismail Qaani for the Iran Guard condemned Israel's actions.Their support comes ...

Boom times for organic cocoa in Ivory Coast

A village in central Ivory Coast, which is a testing ground for organic cocoa farming, is booming, even though the ...

Michael Vaughan slams Salman Butt

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan on Sunday slammed Salman Butt after the former Pakistan ...

Feature: Xi Jinping -- champion of disabled rights, prospects

by Xinhua writer Xue YanwenBEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Before Wang Yani took to the podium at a special school ...

COVID-19: Global aid sent to states and union territories

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): India received 11,058 oxygen concentrators, 13,496 oxygen cylinders, 19 oxygen generation plants, 7,365 ventilators, ...

Ravi Shastri condoles demise of Rajendrasinh Jadeja

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): India men's cricket team coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday condoled the demise of former ...

What Joe Biden can learn from Canada's private refugee sponsorship program

Among U.S. President Joe Biden's early executive orders has been a promise to expand the country's refugee resettlement program. But ...

Why the West must challenge Iran on human rights

The eyes of the world have once again turned to Iran as the prospects of renegotiating the Joint Comprehensive Plan ...

Investments worth almost $25 billion inked at Silk Road expo

A number of cooperation deals involving investments of 158.3 billion yuan ($24.6 billion) were sealed at the Fifth Silk Road ...

Dodgers look to sweep reeling Marlins

After a pair of Cy Young Award winners guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to victories, the defending World Series champions ...

India women's team to tour Australia in mid-September

Melbourne [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Australia women's pacer Megan Schutt has revealed that the Indian team would be touring in ...

All flights to and from Goa cancelled for the day

Panaji (Goa) [India], May 16 (ANI): Owing to the possibility of intensification of the cyclonic storm Tauktae, all airlines have ...

On this day in 2010: England won its first ICC title

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): It was on this day, 11 years ago, when England lifted their maiden ICC ...

Israel likely to move towards ceasefire

Tel Aviv [Israel], May 16 (ANI): As the deadly conflict between Israel and Palestine entered its seventh day, Israeli officials ...

Rugby world pays tribute as All Blacks great Kieran Read retires

World Rugby and the All Blacks led tributes Sunday to Kieran Read who announced his retirement from rugby after a ...

Researchers find how nature boosts health of city people

Washington [US], May 16 (ANI): Even your local city park may be improving your health, according to the findings of ...

Can The West Devise An Alternative To China's Belt And Road?

Since it was announced by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013, Beijing's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has channeled hundreds ...

Forced labours of Uyghurs in Xinjiang behind global supply

London [UK], May 16 (ANI): The global production of solar panels depends upon forced labour from Uyghurs Muslims in China's ...

Madhuri Dixit extends message of gratitude after 54th b'day

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI): Bollywood's ageless beauty Madhuri Dixit on Sunday expressed gratitude to all those who have ...

Sri Lankan team arrives in Bangladesh for ODI series

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 16 (ANI): Kusal Perera-led Sri Lanka squad arrived in Dhaka for the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh ...

Japan ruling party calls for joining genocide convention

Tokyo [Japan], May 16 (ANI): Ahead of the Group of Seven (G7) summit next month, lawmakers from Japan's ruling party ...

Iraq revives its monster pipeline project

Recent news reports were replete with Iraq declaring its willingness to invest $15 billion into new gas-focused projects that could ...

Seth Rogen reveals he was 'humiliated'

Washington [US], May 16 (ANI): Hollywood actor Seth Rogen, who has one of the rarest distinctions of calling Beyonce a ...

'US hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan staggers peace'

Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): The hasty withdrawal of the US troops from Afghanistan has dealt a serious blow to ...

PM Modi condoles demise of mathematician MS Narasimhan

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condoled the demise of mathematician, Professor M S ...

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Amazon court win defeats EU drive to tax corporations

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In a setback to competition chief Margrethe Vestager's campaign against preferential deals, Amazon won its fight against an ...

As alternative to electric, BMW hydrogen SUV on sale in 2022

MUNICH, Germany: BMW is introducing a limited series hydrogen fuel-cell powered SUV in 2022 as a zero-emission alternative to electric ...

Alaska Air buys Boeing 737 MAX, Embraer aircraft

SEATTLE, Washington: Alaska Airlines announced on May 12 its purchase of 13 737-9 MAX aircraft from Boeing, as well as ...

Some 8 million U.S. jobs unfilled in March, setting new record

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. job openings grew to a record high 8 million in March, fueling criticism of the Biden administration's ...

To lure short features, YouTube to create $100 million fund

SAN BRUNO, California: Alphabet Inc's YouTube has announced it will launch a $100 million fund to pay content creators whose ...

American businesses in China voice concern over consumer boycotts

BEIJING, China: A group representing U.S. business interests in China has demanded that China end what it calls its "implicit ...

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