Tue, 04 Aug 2020

New Cold War looms as Chinese-U.S. relations edge closer to collapse

Tensions between the United States and China are rising as the U.S. election nears, with tit-for-tat consulate closures, new U.S. ...

Prison in eastern Afghanistan under ferocious attack by ISIS fighters

KABUL, Afghanistan - An attack on a prison in eastern Afghanistan by ISIS fighters which began on Sunday has continued ...

Rescue mission for 8 U.S. service members ends, recovery initiated

The seven Marines and sailor missing after their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the California coast are presumed dead as ...

Republicans ratchet up anti-China rhetoric with TikTok ban

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump is banning the use of the TikTok app, widely used by Americans particularly ...

Mexico governors call for Covid czar to resign as death toll soars

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexico has recorded more coronavirus-related deaths than the UK, and as the figure rose above 47,000 ...

Israelis now flying directly to Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Qatar

Business and private jets flying from Israel's Ben-Gurion Airport to the United Arab Emirates are a fairly regular occurrence, although ...

U.S. decision to dump WHO dangerous and irresponsible

Microbes do not recognize borders. We are all safe only when everybody is safe. In a pandemic, to attack the ...

CS AFP General Felimon Santos Jr. bows out of military service

The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines General Felimon Santos Jr. bows out of the military ...

AIFF President hails Odisha govt for their support

New Delhi [India], Aug 4 (ANI): All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel has heaped praise on Odisha government ...

3 million children in Tanzania stunted over poor nutrition: minister

A child at an orphanage in the suburb of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Dec. 24, 2014. (Xinhua/Zhang Ping)At least three ...

Delhi Capitals welcomes decision of staging IPL 2020 In UAE

New Delhi [India], Aug 4 (ANI): Delhi Capitals has welcomed the Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council's decision to organise ...

Somalia resumes international flights after 4-month suspension

File photo shows a plane at the runway of Mogadishu's international airport, Somalia. (Xinhua/Faisal Isse)Somalia has resumed international flights to ...

Daily shot of Express-o - MyTwoCents

should finally be off the books at Manchester United as Inter appear to have agreed a Pound 13 million deal ...

Soto set to return for Nats in series opener vs. Mets

The Washington Nationals have waited five days to return to action. Juan Soto has waited a lot longer than that. ...

England tour still very much up in the air: Mitchell Starc

Sydney [Australia], Aug 4 (ANI): Australia pacer Mitchell Starc has said that the side's England tour has not been finalised ...

Dhathri Ayurveda forays into the health and wellness segment

Kochi (Kerala) [India] Aug 4 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Dhathri Ayurveda Pvt Ltd, a renowned brand of herbal and natural products in ...

Netflix in talks for Amy Adams' 'The Woman in the Window' with Disney

Washington D.C. [USA], August 4 (ANI): Netflix is in talks to buy worldwide rights to Joe Wright's upcoming thriller 'The ...

Anthony Davis masterclass as Lakers sink Jazz to clinch top spot

VanVleet also made a big contribution defensively for the Raptors, forcing a deflection of a Jimmy Butler pass later on ...

Major ambition beckons Brooks, Bones, Jordan: golf talking points

Thursday'sWhile new world No 1 Justin Thomas will be chasing a second PGA Championship to go with his 2017 crown ...

Indian Premier League: A lifeline for some Proteas

Chris Morris - Royal Challengers BangaloreAt the 2020 auction, Morris was snapped up for a staggering 10 crore (R20 million) ...

MLB roundup: Braves fall to Mets, lose Soroka for season

New York ace Jacob deGrom picked up his first victory on Monday as the visiting Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves ...

Domestic flight operations continue to soar: Hardeep Singh Puri

New Delhi [India], Aug 4 (ANI): Seventy-two days after resuming domestic flight operations post-COVID-19 lockdown, domestic operations continue to soar, ...

Best Agrolife Ltd aims Rs 1517 Cr plus turnover by FY22

New Delhi [India] Aug 4 (ANI/NewsVoir): BSE listed Best Agrolife Ltd, a leading global player in agrochemicals sector and one ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Aug. 4)

BEIJING, AUG. 4 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

BJ Watling reveals his toughest bowling combinations ever faced

London [UK], Aug 4 (ANI): New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman BJ Watling has revealed the toughest bowling combinations he has faced ...

NBA roundup: Lakers clinch top seed with win over Jazz

Anthony Davis scored 42 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Monday, and the Los Angeles Lakers clinched the No. 1 seed ...

Shoprite exits Nigeria: Is the Nigerian market impenetrable?

Qongqo said South African companies overestimated their capabilities and attractiveness of their product offerings moving into the Nigerian market and ...

West Indies T20 series in Australia called off

Australia's October Twenty20 series against the West Indies was called off Tuesday, as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect the ...

England wary of slow start against Pakistan

"We've had good preparations and team bonding," Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq said on Monday."Still we feel there is always a slight ...

Recent Turkish Infiltration Raises Security Concerns at Syrian Camp

WASHINGTON - A recent Turkish intelligence operation inside a camp holding thousands of displaced people, including families of Islamic State ...

Pak's attempts to involve UN in J-K issue

New York [US], Aug 4 (ANI): Pakistan's attempts to involve the United Nations in the context of Jammu and Kashmir ...

Pakistan nerve centre of terrorism: Indian envoy to UN

New York [US], Aug 4 (ANI): Calling Pakistan a nerve centre of terrorism, India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, ...

Lakers dump Jazz, wrap up West's No. 1 seed

Anthony Davis scored 42 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Monday, and the Los Angeles Lakers clinched the No. 1 seed ...

Hope I have done enough to be in England's playing XI: Chris Woakes

Manchester [UK], Aug 4 (ANI): Ahead of the first Test of the three-match series against Pakistan, England pacer Chris Woakes ...

Cubs blank Royals behind Mills' strong start

Alec Mills pitched a career-high seven innings as the Chicago Cubs defeated Danny Duffy and the Kansas City Royals 2-0 ...

China reciprocates NZ's suspension of extradition agreement

Beijing [China], August 3 (Sputnik/ANI): Hong Kong has suspended the agreements on the mutual extradition of suspects and criminal justice ...

Imran Khan throttle voices of press criticising Pak govt, military

New York [USA], August 3 (ANI): Pakistan has been known for strangling press freedom by imposing censorship or arresting journalists ...

Williamson guides Pelicans past Grizzlies

Rookie Zion Williamson scored six of his 23 points down the stretch as the New Orleans Pelicans held off the ...

UCLA's Smith withdraws from NBA draft

UCLA forward Chris Smith said Monday that he withdrew his name from the NBA draft and will return for his ...

China Warships, Fighter Jets Deployed in Spratly Islands

China has deployed warships and sent fighter jets on a long-haul flight to bases it occupies in the disputed Spratly ...

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3,000 miles. 43 days. Two rowers. One boat.That was the challenge that Anna and Cameron McLean set themselves by taking ...

Three people including a minor face charges over Twitter attack

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Three people, including a teenager and a juvenile, were charged on Friday for their alleged roles ...

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should finally be off the books at Manchester United as Inter appear to have agreed a Pound 13 million deal ...

Online workouts are the new normal: INFS Founder Jyoti Dabas

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] Aug 4 (ANI/NewsVoir): Online fitness appstrainers have been out there for some time now. Initially, the bend ...

BJ Watling reveals his toughest bowling combinations ever faced

London [UK], Aug 4 (ANI): New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman BJ Watling has revealed the toughest bowling combinations he has faced ...

Hope I have done enough to be in England's playing XI: Chris Woakes

Manchester [UK], Aug 4 (ANI): Ahead of the first Test of the three-match series against Pakistan, England pacer Chris Woakes ...

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