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Abortion regardless of marital status legalized by India's top court

NEW DELHI, India: In a decision widely hailed by women's rights activists, India's top court upheld the right of a ...

Bumrah's absence is a big loss: Dravid

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], October 5 (ANI): Jasprit Bumrah's absence is a severe blow to India in the ICC T20 ...

China stuck in middle-income trap, distrust in its tech companies major cause

Beijing [China], October 4 (ANI): China's rights abuses and bad reputation of its tech companies have resulted in creating a ...

Researchers find how biological markers predict risk of postpartum depression

Washington [US], October 4 (ANI): A group of researchers has discovered that communication among cells is altered in pregnant women ...

Angela Merkel Wins UNHCR Nansen Award for Protecting Syrian Refugees

GENEVA - Former German chancellor Angela Merkel has won the prestigious Nansen Award from the U.N. refugee agency, for providing ...

US' justification of F-16 to Pakistan shallow and dangerous: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 4 (ANI): United States' double standards stand exposed with its "weakest diplomatic" justification for the "dangerous" F-16 ...

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Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...

Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...

U.S. stocks kick October off with major rally

NEW YORK, New York - A correction in bond yields saw a surge in stocks Monday. The 10-year U.S. treasury ...

Lego closes stores in Russia, being reopened under name World of Cubes

MOSCOW, Russia: After Danish toy maker Lego exited Russia due to Moscow's February invasion of Ukraine, 65 of its stores ...