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Naomi Osaka, Sofia Kenin, Iga Swiatek withdraw from Montreal

The National Bank Open in Montreal was expecting to welcome nine of the 10 women's tennis players in the world ...


FIFA hand year suspension to former CAF head Hayatou

FIFA's ethics committee on Tuesday handed a year ban from football-related activities to former African Football Confederation (CAF) president Issa ...


How a group of Russian students created a GLOBAL chess community

A group of students from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) started holding online chess tournaments in the ...


Sensex soars 873 points to new high, Nifty tops 16,130 mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 3 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices scaled record new peaks on Tuesday with heavy buying in IT, ...


People are selfish with masses and generous with individual

Zurich [Switzerland], August 3 (ANI): The general public in recent years has steadily lost their confidence in economic authorities, financial ...


Equity indices up despite weak Asian cues, Titan top gainer

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 3 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded higher during early hours on Tuesday bucking weak Asian trends ...


ABB India partners with Audi to provide charging solutions

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Aug 2 (ANI): ABB India said on Monday it is partnering with Audi India to provide charging ...


Philippines opposes politicization of COVID-19 origins

© Provided by Xinhua "It is important that the world link arms to fight this. The problem is if we ...


Olympics Day 9: Gold for France's fencing team, silver in swimming

Another spectacular day for French athletes at the Tokyo Olympics, with a gold medal in the men's fencing finals against ...


Results of beach volleyball women's quarterfinal at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results of beach volleyball women's quarterfinals at the Tokyo Olympic Games here ...


Medal table at Tokyo Olympic Games on August 3

TOKYO, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Following is medal table at the Tokyo Olympic Games after the competitions on Tuesday, August ...


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Amazon said it will appeal EU $886 million fine

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The Luxembourg National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD) imposed a record $886.6 million European Union fine on Amazon.com ...

PGA Tour announces 2021-22 schedule, collaboration with Euro Tour

The PGA Tour released its 2021-22 season schedule on Tuesday, also announcing new details of its collaboration with the European ...

Half of EU vaccinated as Covid-19 returns to China's Wuhan

All 11 million people in Wuhan will be tested for coronavirus after a fresh outbreak.Meanwhile half of the European Union's ...

BMW's China sales up 42 pct in H1 2021

© Provided by Xinhua The BMW Group currently expects China's automobile market to grow 10.3 percent over the course of ...

Four reasons why EU is staring down the barrel of a second lost decade

The eurozone's latest economic growth figures are a little better than expected. This group of 19 EU nations grew 2.2% ...

Tougher terms: why the EU is paying more for new Covid shots

The European Union has agreed to pay a premium on new orders of Covid-19 vaccines.The Financial Times reported the EU ...

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Zoom to pay $85 mln due to sharing data, 'Zoombombing'

SAN JOSE, California: Zoom Video Communications has agreed to pay $85 million, along with improving its security, as a settlement ...

U.S. stock markets roar ahead, greenback steadies

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street bounded ahead on Tuesday with solid gains being recorded by all the major ...

California restaurants fear bankruptcy if pork removed from menus

San Francisco, California: Even as restaurants struggled to survive during the Covid lockdown in California, many fear they will not ...

Amazon said it will appeal EU $886 million fine

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The Luxembourg National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD) imposed a record $886.6 million European Union fine on Amazon.com ...

Asian stock markets slip, Shanghai Composite drops 16 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia weakened on Tuesday, with the damage registering. across the board.In China, the Shanghai ...

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Deadline for UN pledges on greenhouse gases missed by China, India

BERLIN, Germany: China and India missed a U.N. deadline to submit new plans detailing how they will reduce greenhouse gas ...


Haiti Supreme Court judge in hiding, wanted in killing of president

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Haitian police on Friday accused former Supreme Court judge Wendelle Coq-Thelot of having met with Colombian mercenaries accused ...


U.K. Space Command begins task of protecting from threats in space

LONDON, England: Following the United States, Britain has created a military space command to supervise activities in space, Britain's Ministry ...


Europeans evacuate 394 migrants from boat on Mediterranean

TUNIS, Tunisia: Some 394 migrants were rescued from an overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday.The Sea-Watch 3 ...


Air leak causes drop in pressure in International Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: Staffs on Earth and in the International Space Station are working to correct a drop in air pressure, ...


U.S. sanctions Cuba police, leaders after July protests

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States added additional sanctions on the Cuban police force and its leaders on Friday, following the ...


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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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