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New wood floor for 2,000-year-old Roman Colosseum

ROME, Italy: In an important step to renovate the Roman Colosseum, a new floor, is to be installed. The Colosseum ...

Coronavirus masks will be required on all transport till September

WASHINGTON D.C.: The American public will need to continue wearing masks when they travel by air, rail and bus.The regulation, ...

Mars helicopter mission enlarged to explore crater

ORLANDO, Florida: NASA's helicopter Ingenuity has proven so successful that it will be allowed to fly 30 days beyond what ...

750 African migrants brought to Italy after rescue at sea

ROME, Italy: Some 750 African migrants were heading to Italian ports on Saturday after being taken from ships on the ...

Rising Chinese swimming star breaks two world junior records

QINGDAO, China, May 4 (Xinhua) -- 15-year-old Yu Yiting (pictured center) renewed the world junior mark in the women's 200m ...

Republicans may remove Liz Cheney as House Republican conference chair

WASHINGTON, May 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Tuesday congressional GOP members were concerned about the ...

Record setting 240-pound fish caught in Michigan river

DETROIT, Michigan - A 100-year-old sturgeon, a fish weighing 240-pounds, was caught last week in a Michigan river.Caught in the ...

Food chain home delivery sales soar as delivery workers rights slip

On February 22, 2019, at 6 p.m., a car crashed into Servio Hernandez's motorcycle. Hernandez, a Venezuelan migrant in Chile, ...

First in nation Vermont National Guard opens combat to women

MONTPELIER, Vermont: The Vermont Army National Guard has become the first in the nation to recruit women into all combat ...

U.S. 12-year-old earned high school, college degrees during lockdown

SALISBURY, North Carolina: A 12-year-old North Carolina boy spent the Covid lockdown taking classes online and will graduate this month, ...

Clean water, infrastructure are targets of $35B Senate bill

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Senate passed a bill on April 29 to provide $35 billion to upgrade the nation's water ...

Aussie IPL cricketers flee India for Maldives but top Kiwis remain

Australian cricketers fled Covid-ravaged India for the Maldives on Thursday, but New Zealand's top stars are stuck in Delhi until ...

Proteas set to tour West Indies in June

South Africa look set to tour the West Indies next month at the start of an intensive build-up to the ...

Madison Bumgarner, D-backs try to avoid sweep in Miami

The Miami Marlins on Thursday evening will look for their first home sweep since May 2019, but first they will ...

Microsoft to store European data in EU instead of US by end of 2022

Microsoft has announced that it will allow European customers to keep their cloud data within the European Union following privacy ...

India, EU to resume negotiations on free trade agreement

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): India and the European Union are likely to resume negotiations on a free trade ...

Study: Cognitive development of children born preterm

Basel [Switzerland], May 6 (ANI): A study by the University of Basel and the University Children's Hospital Basel (UKBB) indicates ...

Dgte's scenic historic marker seen to draw more visitors

DUMAGUETE CITY, May 6 (PIA) -- The 17th historical marker now dominates the scenery of the new shoreline view "Pantawan" ...

This Gujarat-based startup won India's Top 500 start-up

Valsad (Gujarat) [India], May 6 (ANI/PNN): With the consistent developments and innovations in the Indian startup environment, more and more ...

RT WINS HUMAN RIGHTS PRESS AWARDS WITH FILM ABOUT AFGHAN POLICEWOMEN

MOSCOW, MAY 6, 2021 - An RT documentary about the work of policewomen in Afghanistan is among the winners of ...

COVID-19 crisis exacerbates the shortage of midwives

New Delhi [India]/ New York [US], May 6 (ANI/NewsVoir): Millions of lives of women and newborns are lost, and millions ...

CK Vineeth steps up to help during India's hour of need

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): As the second COVID-pandemic wave rages across the country, one of the most common ...

Bengaluru slips 4 spots in global prime residential index

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 6 (ANI): Bengaluru has moved down four spots to 40th rank in the latest Knight Frank's ...

EU chief says ready to 'discuss' vaccine patent waiver

Brussels [Belgium], May 6 (ANI): The European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Thursday said that she is ready ...

India, France, Australia to work in Indo-Pacific

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): India, France and Australia are committed to advancing their shared values and working together ...

Odisha FC rope in David Villa

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 6 (ANI): Indian Super League (ISL) club Odisha FC on Thursday announced that it has roped ...

Treat as representation PIL for COVID vaccination centres

By Sushil BatraNew Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the concerned authorities to treat ...

Boundless Media gears up for their internationally

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 6 (ANI/PNN): In today's crazy world, it's hard to tell what's real and what's not. Boundless ...

Wella Professionals launches 'WeCreate', global digital

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 6 (ANI/NewsVoir): The newly founded Wella Company debuted 'WeCreate' - its first global digital event celebrating ...

Russia creates a diving watchdog for foreign fleets

The 'Boss' will become the first near coastal shore patrol ship capable of diving underwater. To put it simple, it's ...

HRW Calls On Moscow To Withdraw Draft Laws Targeting Navalny, Dissent

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on Russian lawmakers to withdraw three bills under discussion, saying they 'would add new ...

Trump moves to assert party control despite Facebook ban

Donald Trump is asserting his control over the Republican party.The former US president continues to falsely claim election fraud in ...

Acute food insecurity soars to five-year high: UN report

Brussels/Rome, May 6 (ANI): The number of people facing acute food insecurity and needing urgent life and livelihood-saving assistance has ...

US backs TRIPS waiver on vaccines at WTO

By Naveen KapoorWashington DC [US], May 6 (ANI): The United States is proving to be a real friend to India ...

Phillies focus on finishing four-game sweep of Brewers

When the Philadelphia Phillies began the current four-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers, they were two games under .500 and ...

Abu Dhabi T10 league to start on November 19

Abu Dhabi [UAE], May 6 (ANI): Ten Sports Management (TSM) and Abu Dhabi Cricket (ADC) have announced the dates for ...

Jailed Hong Kong activist gets new 10-Month term

Hong Kong, May 6 (ANI): Prominent Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong was sentenced to serve 10 more months in prison ...

IFI Techsolutions earns Modernisation of Web Applications

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 6 (ANI/PRNewswire): IFI Techsolutions (Only partners that meet stringent criteria around customer success and staff skilling, ...

Surender Kumar talks about importance of fitness

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 6 (ANI): Indian men's hockey team defender Surender Kumar, who has played 135 matches for the ...

Software start-up created by IIT Kharagpur students

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], May 6 (ANI/NewsVoir): Chitkara University recently conducted the grand finale of the 'India Innovation Challenge - 2021' ...

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Irish carrier Ryanair transported 1 million passengers in April

DUBLIN, Ireland - May 5 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- Europe's largest budget airline Ryanair on Wednesday reported a monthly growth ...

Break in Australia-China diplomatic relations unnerve ASX

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A sharp deterioration in China-Australian relations took a toll on Australia's stock market on Thursday.While other ...

First quarter Canadian exports climb more than eight percent

OTTAWA, May 4 (Xinhua) -- Canada's international trade enjoyed a surplus of $1.5 billion Canadian dollars (About $1.2 billion U.S. ...

Ending Covid lockdowns, New York Cuomo says city to reopen July 1

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York's mayor has announced that the city will "fully reopen" on July 1, after ...

Wall Street has another historical day, but only in relation to Dow

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones hit a new record high on Wednesday while the Nasdaq Composite rebounded ...

Europe to open borders in hopes of renewed summer tourism

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The EU is preparing to reopen its borders to tourism following their sealing their borders as part of ...

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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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