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Haiti: Armed violence reaches unimaginable and intolerable levels

A surge in violence fuelled by heavily armed gangs in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, prompted the UN rights chief on Tuesday to ...


US to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela: Reports

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States is going to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela in an effort ...


Musk names real US President

Billionaire admits that the true leader is ?whoever controls the teleprompter?Billionaire Tesla founder Elon Musk has written off US President ...


Team India's matches in Caribbean country generates huge income for West Indies Cricket Board: JCA president Wilfred Billy Heaven

Kingston [Jamaica], May 17 (ANI): Jamaica Cricket Association president Wilfred Billy Heaven said that receiving 100 cricket kits from India ...


India-Jamaica economic relations flourish even after geographical constraints: President Kovind

Kingston [Jamaica], May 17 (ANI): While hailing the friendly relations between India and Jamaica, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday ...


President Kovind inaugurates 'India-Jamaica Friendship Garden' in Kingston

Kingston [Jamaica], May 17 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday inaugurated an 'India-Jamaica Friendship Garden' at the Hope Gardens, ...


President Kovind meets Jamaican Leader of Opposition Mark Golding

Kingston [Jamaica], May 17 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind met the Jamaican Leader of Opposition Mark Golding at the Jamaica ...


OF Gerardo Parra, and 'Baby Shark' folk hero, retires

Veteran outfielder Gerardo Parra, who became a fan favorite with the Washington Nationals on their 2019 World Series run, announced ...


What precious stones are found in Russia

The Ural Mountains and Siberia are veritable Russian treasure troves, where a startling variety of minerals are mined, before being ...


President Kovind inaugurates road named after architect of Indian Constitution, B R Ambedkar in Jamaica

Kingston [Jamaica], May 17 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind, who is on a four-day visit to Jamaica, inaugurated "Dr BR ...


President Kovind meets Jamaica Governor-General Patrick Allen, discusses bilateral cooperation

Kingston [Jamaica], May 16 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday met Governor-General of Jamaica Patrick Allen at King's House ...


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Bargain-hunting drives Wall Street higher, Nasdaq climbs 322 points

NEW YORK, New York - Bargain-hunters drove up the prices of stocks on U.S. markets on Tuesday."Our inputs today support ...

Indian ban on wheat exports expected to hike prices worldwide

NEW DELHI, India: India has banned the exporting of wheat, despite stating it was targeting record international shipments this year, ...

High import taxes prevent Tesla from selling cars in India

NEW DELHI, India: Tesla made known this week that it will not sell electric automobiles in India due to the ...

Hang Seng jumps sharply on possible China move to relax tech reform

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A potential easing of the Chinese government's crackdown on technology companies drove stocks in Hong Kong ...

Nepal to get free 21.9% of 490mw electricity every month

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The governments of Nepal and India have signed a bilateral memorandum of understanding for the construction of ...

Kia reports second most electric car sales in US, Ford close behind

LOS ANGELES, California: Kia has become the second largest manufacturer of electric vehicles sold in the United States, second only ...

South America

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Four students dead in Bolivia after gas grenade sets off stampede

POTOSI, Bolivia: On May 9, a tear gas grenade set off during a university assembly in Bolivia triggered a stampede, ...

Richard Gasquet upsets top-seeded Daniil Medvedev in Geneva

Frenchman Richard Gasquet upset top-seeded Daniil Medvedev of Russia in straight sets, surviving a second-set tiebreaker in the process, in ...

LAFC hosting surprisingly tough Austin FC

Not many who follow Major League Soccer closely figured Austin FC would be where it is in the Western Conference ...

OG, beastcoast, BetBoom advance at ESL One Stockholm

OG, beastcoast and BetBoom Team stayed alive at ESL One Stockholm by winning their first-round, lower-bracket playoff matches Tuesday in ...

US to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela: Reports

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States is going to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela in an effort ...

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International

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China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...


First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...


It's not politics but Holy War for me: Imran Khan

SIALKOT, Pakistan - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has claimed that a plot to kill him was being hatched, ...


Report: Germany has taken in over 700,000 refugees from Ukraine

BERLIN, Germany: Citing Interior Ministry data, Welt am Sonntag newspaper has reported that more than 700,000 people fleeing the war ...


US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...


Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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