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Snowden, hero to many, traitor to others, is awarded Russian residency

MOSCOW, Russia - Russia has given a permanent residence permit to Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency public interest informant.Snowden ...

Chinese stocks gain for third day in row, most other Asian markets dip

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian investors on Thursday ignored the ructions overnight on Wall Street and around the globe, keeping ...

Divisions between incumbent U.S. president and rival stark

WASHINGTON, DC - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential ...

Britain and India shore up economic and financial ties

LONDON, UK - Britain and India entered into a range of agreements on Wednesday to solidify their relationship and promote ...

U.S. rift wiith China contrasted by warming of ties with India

NEW DELHI - India and the U.S. held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue in New Delhi, ...

Acute malnutrition among children in Yemen at highest level ever

Yemeni children are suffering acute malnutrition at unprecedented rates as the world's worst humanitarian crisis grinds on and funding falls ...

27% of passengers on Mideast flight to Dublin diagnosed with Covid-19

An outbreak of coronavirus in Ireland has been attributed to a flight from a country in the Middle East into ...

NASA says water on moon far more widespread that previously thought

The U.S. space agency, NASA, reported Monday it has confirmed water can be found in sunlit areas of the moon, ...

America, damaged and divided, prepares to go to the polls

US President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling for the presidency of a deeply divided country, ...

France-Turkey Dispute Grows Over Cartoons and Influence

ISTANBUL - The war of words between France and Turkey over cartoons portraying Islam's Prophet Muhammad, triggered by the recent ...

No New Coronavirus Relief Expected Before US Election

There will be no new coronavirus economic relief package in the U.S. before next Tuesday's presidential and congressional elections.Despite months ...

Bhumi Pednekar gets biggest 'Jhatka' after she failed in film school

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 29 (ANI): As actor Bhumi Pednekar completed five years in the industry, she shared an incident ...

Melbourne Renegades signs Imran Tahir, Noor Ahmad for upcoming BBL

Melbourne [Australia], October 29 (ANI): Melbourne Renegades on Thursday confirmed the signing of two overseas stars-- Imran Tahir and Noor ...

Indian PR newswire leader, Digpu now ready to transform off-site SEO

New Delhi [India], Oct 29 (ANI/Digpu): In a welcome development, Digpu News Network, one of the largest news distribution network ...

Uzbekistan: The mixed legacy of Bukhara's 1920 uprising

There is a 19th century, two-story house in Bukhara that Sulayman Inoyatov, 82, tries to visit at least a few ...

Why Americans are so enamored with election polls

The Republican pollster Frank Luntz warned on Twitter and elsewhere the other day that if preelection polls in this year's ...

IPL 13: Always wanted to get into opening the batting, says Stokes

By Baidurjo BhoseDubai [UAE], October 29 (ANI): Ben Stokes joined the Rajasthan Royals (RR) unit after their first few games ...

Brisbane Heat re-signs Marnus Labuschagne for upcoming BBL

Brisbane [Australia], October 29 (ANI): Brisbane Heat on Thursday confirmed the re-signing of Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne for the upcoming ...

China upholds peace, development, cooperation, mutual benefit: communique

A worker arranges medical donations from China at a hospital in Damascus, capital of Syria, Sept. 24, 2020. A new ...

Had great conversation on sports: Raina after meeting Rijiju

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): Former India batsman Suresh Raina on Thursday met with Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju ...

President Kovind extends greetings to nation on eve of Milad-un-Nabi

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday extended his greetings on the eve of Milad-un-Nabi, ...

China eyes high-level opening up

Aerial photo taken on Sept. 17, 2020 shows the Houhai area in Nanshan District of Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province. ...

China to expand domestic market, foster new development pattern

A sightseeing bus is seen in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, Oct. 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Mao Siqian)BEIJING, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- ...

Youngs to win 100th England cap as Hill makes debut against Italy

Ben Youngs is set to become the first back to win 100 England caps after the scrumhalf was named Thursday ...

2 PH films to be showcased in Tokyo International Film Festival 2020

MANILA, October 28 (PIA) -- The 33rd Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) provides spotlight to two motion pictures by Filipino ...

Millions affected as devastating typhoon strikes Viet Nam

There are also reports that 174 people have died or are missing.Storm Molave, which made landfall at around 11 am ...

France call up centre Vincent for Ireland Six Nations decider

Centre Arthur Vincent replaces injured winger Teddy Thomas in France's side to host Ireland in this weekend's potential Six Nations ...

In pics: International Internet Day

Juan Guerri (L) and Natalia Fossati teach an online Tango class at an apartment in Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 31, ...

InvestMentor Stocks: Decoding the Stock Market

New Delhi [India], Oct 29 (ANI/Digpu): The Stock Market is a road less travelled by the most Indians. It's a ...

Marshall Islands records first Covid-19 cases

Majuro [Marshall Islands], October 29 (ANI/Sputnik): The Marshall Islands authorities have recorded two cases of the coronavirus infection in the ...

WeWork's new CEO is eyeing an IPO again - after he turns profit

WeWork is on track to turn profitable in 2021 and will then revisit plans for an initial public offering, Chief ...

Hera Public School set to provide digital education in Azamgarh

Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 29 (ANI/NewsVoir): With the increase in the spread of the COVID-19 virus, education across the ...

Syngenta paving way for women's empowerment in rural areas

Muzaffarpur (Bihar) [India], October 29 (ANI/BusinessWire India): A well thought out blend of hand holding, motivation and innovation has helped ...

China's new high-speed train to bolster cross-border travel

CHANGCHUN, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- China has developed a new type of high-speed train that can run on different rail ...

Roundup: China's import expo to boost businesses: Zambia traders

Chilufya Kayenga, a handmade jewellery and traditional clothing trader, goes about her work at a market in Lusaka, capital of ...

Floods kill 35 in Somalia since January: UN

Locals wade through flood waters in Afgoye southwestern Somalia, Lower Shebelle region, Somalia, on Aug. 9, 2020. (Xinhua/Hassan Elmi)At least ...

Pakistan host Zimbabwe as cricket rehabilitation gathers pace

Pakistan take a further step out of the wilderness as international cricket hosts when they welcome Zimbabwe for their first ...

CCTV footage shows moment abandoned baby found at Qatar's airport

Authorities have released footage of the moment a newborn baby girl was found abandoned at Qatar's main airport on 2 ...

Business Briefing | SA's looming debt crisis

SA's looming debt crisisIt does seem that for most of the past decade, we've had a host of finance ministers ...

CAAP: Contact tracing app mandatory in airport soon

CALOOCAN CITY, Oct. 29 (PIA) -- Air passengers will soon be required to use the contact tracing mobile application (app) ...

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China on average building seven new airports every year

XIAMEN, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- China has achieved comprehensive progress in the civil airport sector with a major move forward ...

Chinese stocks gain for third day in row, most other Asian markets dip

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian investors on Thursday ignored the ructions overnight on Wall Street and around the globe, keeping ...

Months of negotiations fail to produce U.S. Covid relief deal

WASHINGTON, DC - There will be no new coronavirus economic relief package in the U.S. before next Tuesday's presidential and ...

5 Canadian aerospace firms expand Super Hornet ties with Boeing

OTTAWA, Canada - Five major aerospace companies in Canada and Boeing have inked an agreement which will see a multi-decade, ...

UK-Irish farming tech company expands market to Texas, Oregon

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Innovative animal tracking collar company Herdsy has secured its first U.S. deals.The business will supply its technology ...

FCC targets foreign support of electronic media in U.S.

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio ...

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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 ...

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