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EU considers new sanctions against Russia, including cap on gas prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In response to a new escalation in Russia's war against Ukraine, the European Union is considering an oil ...


WTA roundup: Anett Kontaveit survives first-round match in Estonia

No. 1 seed Anett Kontaveit survived a scare in front of the home crowd and went on to defeat Wang ...


Pakistani Min uses state media to fuel enmity, hatred against Ahmadi Muslims: Report

Geneva [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): A Federal Minister and Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan, Mian Javed Latif has ...


Kashmiri intellectual raises at UNHRC Islamabad's repeated attempts to amend PoK's status

Geneva [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): A Kashmiri intellectual and human rights activist raised the issue of Islamabad's repeated attempts to ...


India to face Spain in Hockey World Cup opener

Lausanne [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): The Indian hockey team will start its 2023 Hockey World Cup Campaign against Spain at ...


Sensex extends losses to 5th day, closes 38 points lower

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI): Extending the losses to the fifth consecutive session, the Indian stock market's benchmark Sensex ...


Prannoy HS storms into top 15 of BWF rankings for first time in four years

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Ace Indian shuttler Prannoy HS has entered the top 15 of the Badminton World ...


Sensex, Nifty rangebound after four straight sessions of slump

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI): The Indian stock market's key indices, Sensex and Nifty, were rangebound with positive bias ...


WTA roundup: Top seed Maria Sakkari rallies in Parma

Top-seeded Maria Sakkari of Greece rallied for a 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-3 victory over Ukraine's Kateryna Baindl in the first ...


I don't deserve send-off like Roger Federer: Andy Murray

London [UK], September 26 (ANI): Tennis great Andy Murray said that he doesn't intend to retire yet, but he won't ...


Experts discuss terrorism, effects on human rights in South Asia at UNHRC

Geneva [Switzerland], September 26 (ANI): Experts and human rights activists discussed the proliferation of terrorist organizations in the region of ...


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Spain ends Covid restrictions for travelers from Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland: Irishmen entering Spain will no longer be required to present a COVID-19 certificate, which is expected to boost ...

Report: Tesco largest buyer of Irish food and drink products

DUBLIN, Ireland: Tesco, the British multinational groceries and general merchandise retailer with 152 locations in Ireland, has become the largest ...

Surging costs to result in vegetable shortages, says EU farmers

PARIS, France: Throughout northern and western Europe, vegetable producers are considering not planting crops due to the financial effects of ...

EU considers new sanctions against Russia, including cap on gas prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In response to a new escalation in Russia's war against Ukraine, the European Union is considering an oil ...

Union Transport Minister Gadkari discusses potential collaboration with French industrialists to build world-class infrastructure

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday held a bilateral ...

Oil prices rise over 1% after falling to 9-month low the previous day

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Oil prices rose more than 1 per cent on Tuesday after declining to nine-month ...

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Stocks in U.S. mixed Tuesday, U.S. dollar rally extends

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were choppy on global markets Tuesday as investors struggled with a slew of bad ...

After end to Covid aid, Canada has $4.67 billion budget surplus

OTTAWA: Canada's finance ministry has said that partly due to higher tax revenues and the end of COVID-19-related benefits, the ...

Bond sell-off spreads, US dollar rises

LONDON, England: If worldwide government bond losses continue, 2022 marks the worst year since 1949 as investor sentiment falls to ...

Sterling firms, Asian stock markets strengthen

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly stronger on Tuesday after the heightened volatility of the previous day.Markets, ...

Labor shortages forcing UK to take in more foreign workers

LONDON, England: To tackle labour shortages in key industries, British Prime Minister Liz Truss is set to review the country's ...

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New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...


Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...


School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...


Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...


Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...


Malaysia to give Myanmar a hard time in upcoming ASEAN meeting after death of kids

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian nations must decide whether a five-point plan to end the violence in Myanmar is ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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