Sun, 29 Jan 2023

US files antitrust case against Google over digital advertising

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Justice Department has filed an antitrust complaint claiming that Google is abusing its dominance in digital ...

Smoking banned from Mexican hotels and beaches

Public health experts have welcomed Mexico's ban on cigarette smoking in all public places, including hotels and beaches, after the ...

Lawyers suing as Consumer Reports says high metal levels in chocolates

YONKERS, New York: After testing discovered harmful levels of heavy metals in chocolate, consumer magazine Consumer Reports has urged four ...

France military ordered out of Burkina Faso in west Africa

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso: As Burkina Faso, in western Africa, faces an Islamist insurgency, it is set to end a military ...

As births continue to fall, Japan seeks incentives for parents

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese Prime minister Fumio Kishida said this week that it was "now or never" for Japan, one of ...

US moving towards offering annual Covid vaccines to most Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of its efforts to simplify the national COVID-19 vaccine strategy, the US Food and Drug Administration ...

December crossings of US border set record

WASHINGTON D.C.: US authorities said this week that a surge in Cubans and Nicaraguans arriving at the US border with ...

Canada faces resistance to cutbacks from oil-producing Alberta

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government plans to implement its long-awaited workforce transition bill, the "Just Transition," ...

Japan's Kishida expected to visit Ukraine for talks with Zelenskiy

TOKYO, Japan: The Yomiuri newspaper has reported that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is planning to visit Kyiv in February ...

Hawaii mourns death of last island princess

HONOLULU, Hawaii: The casket bearing Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawananakoa, long considered the last Hawaiian princess, has gone on public viewing ...

After climbing onto roof, five inmates breakout of Missouri prison

ST. LOUIS, Missouri: Missouri police report that all five prisoners who escaped last week from St. Francois County Detention Center ...

No decision for Afghan soldier waiting at US-Mexico border

EAGLE PASS, Texas: Abdul Wasi Safi fled Afghanistan, fearing retribution from the Taliban following the August 2021 American withdrawal, but ...

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 astronaut, marries on 93rd birthday

LOS ANGELES, California: Astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, the second person to set foot on the moon, announced on Facebook that ...

In seeking probe of egg pricing, US farm group points to high profits

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a letter sent out this week, farm advocacy group Farm Action said that as Americans continue to ...

U.S. to spend additional $490 million to prevent wildfires

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden Administration announced this week an additional expenditure of $490 million to combat the growing threat of ...

Texas officials warn state electric grid vulnerable to extreme weather

DALLAS, Texas: The Dallas Federal Reserve has announced that despite the adoption of safeguards after a deadly February 2021 cold ...

How I tried to prevent the 2003 US invasion of Iraq, and why I failed

No amount of truth can stop the world's most powerful war machine fueled by the lies of its presidentIn fulfillment ...

Mozart Group trains Ukrainians to kill Russians founder

While claiming the group's purpose is ?humanitarian,? Andrew Milburn told RT that killing is a part of that missionDespite its ...

China enters top three in global vehicle exports Bloomberg

Overseas shipments of domestically made cars have tripled over the past three yearsShipments of automobiles from China to international markets ...

EU threatens migrants home countries

Nations have been warned to take back their citizens or face restrictions on visa issuanceCountries that refuse to accept their ...

Children Denied Same Access to Treatment for HIV/AIDS as Adults

GENEVA - The U.N.'s main AIDS program says thousands of children are dying from HIV/AIDS because, unlike adults, they do ...

Ex-General Wins Czech Presidential Election

PRAGUE - ormer army chief Petr Pavel won the Czech Republic's presidential election on Saturday after a campaign featuring strong ...

Israeli Army Reinforces in West Bank After Synagogue Shooting

Israel's military said it was boosting its forces in the occupied West Bank a day after a Palestinian gunman shot ...

Whale Meat Vending Machines Push Sales in Japan

YOKOHAMA, Japan - A Japanese whaling operator, after struggling for years to promote its products amid protests from conservationists, has ...

Eritrea Troops Still on Ethiopian Soil: US

NAIROBI - A senior U.S. official said Saturday that Eritrean troops are still in Ethiopia although they have moved back ...

Woman arrested for creating ruckus outside Mumbai airport

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 28 (ANI): Mumbai Police arrested a woman for allegedly creating ruckus outside Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International ...

Anupam Kher, Neena Gupta ride bike with dog in motion poster of 'Shiv Shastri Balboa'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 28 (ANI): Makers of the upcoming family entertainer film 'Shiv Shastri Balboa' starring Anupam Kher and ...

Why don't they make a documentary on British atrocities? asks Kerala Guv Khan

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], January 28 (ANI): Amid a row over banned BBC documentary on the Prime Minister, Kerala Governor Arif ...

Foreign newspapers use adjectives like "Hindu nationalist" government for us: Jaishankar

New Delhi [India], January 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday reprimanded foreign newspapers for reserving adjectives like ...

Neeraj Chopra interacts with Team India ahead of Women's T20 World Cup final

Potchefstroom [South Africa], January 28 (ANI): Star India javelin thrower and Olympic medalist Neeraj Chopra interacted with the national women's ...

Was overcome with emotions, been a turbulent few months, England's Jason Roy after ton against South Africa

Bloemfontein [South Africa], January 28 (ANI): England batter Jason Roy admitted on Saturday that he was overcome with emotions after ...

Isabeau Levito, 15, wins U.S. figure skating championship

Isabeau Levito saved the best for last at the U.S. figure skating championships. Just 15, Levito was the last of ...

Just as Pandavas could not choose their relatives, India can't choose its neighbours: Jaishankar on Pakistan

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said that just as the Pandavas could ...

New Zealand PM visits flood-hit Auckland, clean-up begins

Auckland [New Zeeland] January 28 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Hipkins visited Auckland following the catastrophic floods that affected ...

India thrash South Africa 5-2 in classification match, finish ninth in Men's Hockey World Cup

Rourkela (Odisha) [India], January 28 (ANI): Skipper Harmanpreet Singh, Akashdeep, Shamsher Singh were among the goal scorers as India thrashed ...

Indo-German parliamentary group to visit India from Jan 28 to Feb 4

Berlin [Germany], January 28 (ANI): An Indo-German parliamentary group led by Ralf Brinkhaus, Chairman of Indian German Parliament Affairs Committee ...

BBC documentary on PM Modi is "international conspiracy": BJP leader CT Ravi

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 28 (ANI): BJP national general secretary CT Ravi on Saturday condemned BBC for misleading the audience ...

Sabalenka wins Australian Open women's singles title after final thriller

© Provided by Xinhua Aryna Sabalenka battled back from a set down to beat Elena Rybakina and win the Australian ...

"India's time has come..." PM Modi releases special coins commemorating 75 years of NCC

New Delhi [India], January 28 (ANI): India's time has come, and the driving force of the country's development journey is ...

Through start-ups, Indian youth wants to become job creators: Union Minister G Kishan Reddy

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 28 (ANI): Terming India an ideal location for today's start-up engagement group, Union Minister G Kishan ...

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Walmart minimum wage to start at $14/hr, still below Costco, Target

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas: To attract and retain employees in a tight domestic labor market, Walmart has announced that it it will ...

Technology stocks in demand as U.S. markets move modestly higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks hesitatingly continued higher Friday, reflecting widespread gains, albeit modest ones, across the globe."We're ...

Artificial meat given first approval by US officials

NEW YORK CITY, New York: As early as this year, lab-grown meat could be served in some restaurants in the ...

As travel opens up, Thailand prepares for 5 million Chinese tourists

BANGKOK, Thailand: Following China's reopening and the end of its strict COVID-19 restrictions, businesses on Thailand's holiday island of Phuket ...

Recession fears fade as investors weigh into U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Recession fears faded on Wall Street Thursday as annualized 4th quarter GDP (gross domestic product) ...

Officials cautious as lower mortgage rates increases home buying

WASHINGTON D.C.: In December 2022, US existing home sales declined to a 12-year low, but lower mortgage rates raised cautious ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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