Thu, 24 Sep 2020

U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

'Nini' becomes most memed Indian music video

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): Singer, lyricist and a rapper; Akash Ahuja keeps no stone unturned when it comes ...

Sensex crashes by 1,115 points on panic selling amid global sell-off

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices crashed by nearly 3 per cent on Thursday following a rout ...

UNHCR wins 1m prize for novel water tech in refugee camps

BRUSSELS - When David Githiri arrived in Uganda in 2017 to oversee the technical team delivering services to refugees and ...

North Korean troops kill South Korean man, burn body - Seoul

North Korean troops shot dead a South Korean fisheries official who went missing earlier this week, before dousing his body ...

International Film Festival of India postponed to 2021 amid pandemic

Panaji (Goa) [India], September 24 (ANI): The 51st edition of the annual International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which was ...

Where in the world will the next epidemic start?

Viruses jumping from animals to humans have been the starting point of numerous outbreaks, from Ebola to Zika. Given the ...

'Not enough': US athletes decry charges in Breonna Taylor shooting

US sports figures who have used their platforms to back the Black Lives Matter movement and call for police reform ...

All Black Christmas? New Zealand fume over festive quarantine

New Zealand Rugby on Thursday refused to rule out boycotting the end of this year's Rugby Championship in Australia after ...

Edu Brain Overseas Dubai and Rayat Bahra University Punjab tie-up

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India] September 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): Som Sharma Director of Edu Brain Overseas and Dr Avinash Chandar Registrar of Rayat ...

Govt notifies new evaluation standards for hydrogen cell vehicles

New Delhi (India) September 24 (ANI): Aiming at promoting energy-efficient and environment-friendly hydrogen fuel cell-based vehicles in the country, the ...

IPL 13: We are pretty positive after match against Delhi, says Kumble

Dubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Kings XI Punjab head coach Anil Kumble has said that the side is pretty confident ...

UNHCR assisting displaced families affected by floods in the Sahel

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is scaling up efforts to assist displaced families in Africa's Sahel, among more than 700,000 ...

Libas enters into a JV with Flex Wheeler

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] September 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): NSE listed, Libas Designs Ltd, engaged into contemporary and ethnic men's and women's wear, ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 24)

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

IPL 13: ICC Academy facilities deserve praise, says BCCI official

By Baidurjo BhoseDubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Along with the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), the International Cricket Council (ICC) has ...

Why the Hungarians fought against the USSR in WWII

History Sept 24 2020 Boris Egorov Slobodsky (CC BY 3.0) Unlike other allies of the Third Reich, Hungary had no ...

Saudi King Uses UN Speech To Call For Comprehensive Solution On Iran

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz has taken aim at Iran during a speech to the UN General Assembly, calling ...

T20 World Cup win was 'complete team effort': Irfan Pathan

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): As the country celebrates 13 years of the T20 World Cup, former India all-rounder ...

NBA, WNBA speak out about Breonna Taylor charges

Though the attention of the NBA and WNBA remain on their respective bubbles in Florida, players and coaches of both ...

NBA, WNBA react to charges in Breonna Taylor case

Though the attention of the NBA and WNBA remain on their respective bubbles in Florida, players and coaches of both ...

AFP, Facebook discuss partnership to counter terrorism online

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 24 (PIA) -- The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Lieutenant General ...

Study focuses on neurological consequences of COVID-19

Melbourne [Australia], September 24 (ANI): A team of neuroscientists and clinicians are examining the potential link between COVID-19 and increased ...

Ghani Urges World To Support Peace In Afghanistan In Speech To UN

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has urged the world to help his country achieve peace amid talks with the Taliban aimed ...

Relaxed Simona Halep heads into French Open as clear favourite

Former champion Simona Halep arrives at the rescheduled French Open as the player to beat in a women's draw missing ...

UN, Britain to Co-host Climate Summit on December 12

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations and Britain will co-host a global climate summit on December 12, the fifth anniversary ...

Automakers Sue US Government Over Tariffs on Chinese Imports

NEW YORK - Automakers Tesla, Volvo, Ford and Mercedes-Benz have sued the U.S. government over tariffs on Chinese goods, demanding ...

House Holds Hearing on USAGM, Former Executives to Testify

Lawmakers in Washington will hold an oversight hearing Thursday examining the U.S. Agency for Global Media, the parent agency of ...

Astros face playoff pressure at Rangers

The Houston Astros squandered an opportunity to clinch a postseason berth on Wednesday and put themselves in a position to ...

IPL 13: Steve Smith practises Dhoni's signature 'Helicopter Shot'

Dubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): The Indian Premier League (IPL) has become a platform for players across the world to ...

Coronavirus watch updates, Sept. 24

People walk in Times Square during the COVID-19 pandemic in New York, the United States, Sept. 13, 2020. (Photo by ...

Corbin, Peterson get nods as Nats, Mets face off

The Washington Nationals will be looking to rebound following a tough loss in the series finale to the Philadelphia Phillies ...

On this day in 2007: MS Dhoni-led India won inaugural T20 WC

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): It was on September 24, 2007, when MS Dhoni-led India managed to win the ...

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Asian markets follow Wall Street footprint, shares fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was all red ink in Asia on Thursday as all the major indices declined.In Tokyo, ...

China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

'Anti-farmer' legislation in India triggers nationwide protests

Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): Several farmers and Congress workers held a 'tractor protest' at Mullanpur Dakha in Ludhiana, ...

Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...

Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

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