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Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

Owner of pharmacy conglomerate gets 18 years for defrauding TRICARE

A U.S. businessman, a giant in the pharmaceutical industry, is to be jailed for eighteen years and will have to ...

Execution on Saturday possible last Federal execution in United States

WASHINGTON, DC - Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump's administration carried out its last federal execution when Dustin John Higgs, convicted ...

Former firefighter accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC The man who struck down three U.S. Capitol Police officers with a fire extinguisher during last week's storming ...

Near-$2 trillion stimulus package announced by Biden

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) announced a USD 1.9 trillion plan to revive the ...

Unrest in the US has prompted soul-searching in Europe

In the wake of the shocking events in Washington, DC, the EU's foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, published a blog ...

Trump expected to issue 100 pardons, commutations

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI): US President Donald Trump is reportedly preparing to issue around 100 pardons and commutations on ...

COVID-19 vaccines: how and when will lower-income countries get access?

COVID-19 vaccination programmes are gathering pace in high-income countries, but for much of the world, the future looks bleaker. Although ...

China's J-20 fighter turns ten: Analysis

Hong Kong [China], January 18 (ANI): China, particularly the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF), is extremely proud of its ...

Security a Focus Ahead of Biden Inauguration

With U.S.-President-elect Joe Biden set to be inaugurated Wednesday, the FBI is conducting security screening of the 25,000 members of ...

Joe Biden's dog Major 'indogurated' Josh Grobon performs

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI): With President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration just two days away, major 'pawlicy' changes were underway as ...

How Russia got its own version of American suburbs

Traditionally American elements of urban planning have become something of a landmark in some Russian cities. Although many buildings have ...

Report: Lions plan to name Dan Campbell as coach

Former Detroit Lions tight end Dan Campbell is expected to be the team's next head coach, ESPN reported on Sunday. ...

'Knives out' to save crew after spectacular America's Cup capsize

The crew of American Magic had to cut themselves free in a heart-stopping moment after being trapped beneath the capsized ...

Most Asia stocks down after gains, China growth beats expectations

Most markets fell Monday as investors took a breather following a recent rally.Concerns about a frightening spike in new virus ...

Boeing orders lessen sting of weak commercial deliveries

New York [US], January 18 (ANI): After the US aerospace major Boeing recently announced it delivered 157 commercial aircraft for ...

Knicks look to build winning streak vs. Magic

The New York Knicks enjoyed a resounding victory that felt like it was five years in the making on Sunday ...

NBA roundup: Knicks cruise in rout of Celtics

Julius Randle and RJ Barrett each posted double-doubles Sunday afternoon as the visiting New York Knicks snapped a five-game losing ...

Study on COVID-19 places, deaths outside hospitals

Philadelphia [US], January 18 (ANI): A new study comparing the incidence of sudden deaths occurring outside the hospital across New ...

Brazil OKs Two COVID Vaccines Amid Steep Surge in Cases

JBrazil approved two vaccines for emergency use against the coronavirus Sunday as the country's death toll from the disease it ...

New Mexico Commissioner charged in Capitol riot involvement

New Mexico [US], January 18 (ANI/Sputnik): A New Mexico County commissioner has been charged for breaching US Capitol grounds on ...

Many Aussies urge PM to rebuke MP for COVID disinformation

Canberra [Australia], January 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Three-quarters of Australians have called on Prime Minister Scott Morrison to censure a member of ...

NYCFC's didychrislito wins eMLS League Series One

New York City FC's Chris 'didychrislito' Holly secured bragging rights in the Empire State, as well as the MLS at ...

'Hope Americans will realise Trump was a failed experiment'

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI): Former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson on Sunday (local time) said that he hopes ...

US calls for release of Russian Opposition leader Navalny

Washington [US], January 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The US State Department is calling for the immediate release of Russian opposition figure Alexey ...

Small Numbers of Protesters Gather at Fortified US Statehouses

Small groups of right-wing protesters - some of them carrying rifles - gathered outside heavily fortified statehouses around the country ...

Impeachment Manager: Trump Watched Storming of Capitol on TV

WASHINGTON - The lead Democratic impeachment manager on Sunday accused President Donald Trump of doing nothing on January 6 to ...

Ugandan Opposition to Challenge Presidential Election Results

KAMPALA, UGANDA - Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine's party said Sunday that it would challenge his loss in the recent ...

Knicks start fast, blow out Celtics 105-75

Julius Randle and RJ Barrett each posted double-doubles Sunday afternoon as the visiting New York Knicks snapped a five-game losing ...

As Trump exits the White House, he leaves Trumpism behind in Australia

Through recent natural disasters, global upheavals and a pandemic, Australia's political centre has largely held.Australians may have disagreed at times, ...

It's Trump's money, not his brand, that should worry him

The Trump Organisation and its namesake are going to be financially squeezed after the Donald Trump leaves office as President ...

Bruins look to continue recent success against Islanders

The New York Islanders looked like heavyweight contenders in the season opener only to be knocked out in short order ...

Season debut on tap for Celtics G Kemba Walker

Boston Celtics point guard Kemba Walker is available to make his season debut Sunday afternoon against the visiting New York ...

US, Afghan officials slam killing of 2 female SC judges

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): US and Afghan officials on Sunday condemned the killing of two female supreme court judges ...

Big Biden stimulus no balm for US stocks, Dow loses 0.6%

New York, Jan 15, 2021 (AFP) -President-elect Joe Biden's massive plan to help the US economy didn't shake Wall Street's ...

Emerging markets tested by rising dollar ahead of Biden's return

A stronger U.S. dollar is proving to be an early test for emerging-market currencies on the eve of Joe Biden's ...

The U.S. Founding Fathers would want us to get the COVID-19 vaccine

With the United States Capitol overrun by Trump's deplorables, it was easy to miss the other calamity that hit America ...

Pence urges Biden to exercise vigilance against China

Washington [US], January 17 (ANI): Outgoing US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday urged President-elect Joe Biden's administration to exercise ...

Gunmen Assassinate 2 Female Afghan Judges in Kabul

ISLAMABAD - Officials in Afghanistan said Sunday two female judges working for the Supreme Court were shot dead in the ...

Los Angeles First US County to Reach 1 Million COVID Cases

John Hopkins University reported early Sunday there are 94.5 million global COVID-19 cases. The United States leads the world in ...

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Chinese stocks trend higher on improving economy

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in mainland China and Hong Kong advanced on Monday on news that the world's second-largest ...

Owner of pharmacy conglomerate gets 18 years for defrauding TRICARE

A U.S. businessman, a giant in the pharmaceutical industry, is to be jailed for eighteen years and will have to ...

Irish exports increased by 17 percent in November

DUBLIN, Ireland - A major increase in the export of medical and pharmaceutical products has boosted Ireland's balance of trade. ...

Orders for Nissan Magnite vehicles in India stands at 35,000

BANGALORE, India - Following an earlier report of 36 units of the Nissan Magnite being delivered on a single day ...

U.S. stocks dive as demand for U.S. dollars intensifies

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street ended the week on a negative note Friday with all the major indices ...

Near-$2 trillion stimulus package announced by Biden

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) announced a USD 1.9 trillion plan to revive the ...

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