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Argentine ex-president charged in spying case

Former Argentine president Mauricio Macri has been charged with illegal spying in a case related to his government's surveillance of ...

Number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil rises by 11,413 to over 22.1 mln

Brasilia [Brazil], December 2 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 11,413 to 22,105,872 within ...

Ex-Argentine president charged in spying case

Former Argentine president Mauricio Macri has been charged with illegal spying in a case related to his government's surveillance of ...

Injured Spurs defender Cristian Romero ruled out until early 2022

London [UK], December 1 (ANI): Tottenham Hotspur FC head coach Antonio Conte on Wednesday confirmed that Cristian Romero will be ...

"Facts": Cristiano Ronaldo on fan post denouncing Lionel Messi and Ballon d'Or award

Manchester [UK], December 1 (ANI): Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday agreed with a fan post on Instagram that ...

FIH Men's Junior WC: Defending champs India edge past Belgium, to play Germany in semis

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], December 1 (ANI): Defending champions India edge past Belgium into the semi-final of the FIH Men's Junior ...

Tel Aviv Ranked World's Priciest City for First Time

LONDON - Tel Aviv is the world's most expensive city to live in as soaring inflation has pushed up living ...

US U-turns on rebels terrorist status after 20 years

The US has formally removed the Revolutionary Forces of Colombia (FARC) from its list of foreign terrorist organizations, just after ...

US Removes Colombia's FARC From its List of Foreign Terrorist Groups

The United States has removed a former Colombian Marxist rebel group from a list of foreign terrorist organizations.Secretary of State ...

US revokes terrorist designation for Colombia's FARC: Blinken

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States has removed its designation of Colombia's FARC rebel group as a foreign ...

Who's in? Who's out? The ethics of COVID-19 travel rules

Omicron, the latest COVID-19 variant dubbed a "variant of concern" by the World Health Organization, has prompted new travel restrictions ...

Need to be more confident as a unit, says Indian women's football team head coach

Manaus [Brazil], November 30 (ANI): Indian women's football team head coach Thomas Dennerby said the side needs to be more ...

India, Uruguay review bilateral ties, echnage views on regional issues

Montevideo [Uruguay], November 30 (ANI): India and Uruguay reviewed the bilateral ties on Monday and identified steps to strengthen and ...

Lionel Messi wins Ballon dOr for the seventh time

Lionel Messi has extended his own record by winning the most prestigious individual prize in football, the Ballon d'Or, for ...

Plan to battle future pandemics in the making by WHO members

World Health Organization (WHO) members have agreed to create an international treaty governing future pandemic prevention and response as they ...

Puskas Award: Mahrez, Lamela among FIFA best goal nominees

Zurich [Switzerland], November 29 (ANI): FIFA on Monday announced the Puskas Award 2021 nominees which include Riyad Mahrez and Erik ...

India women's football team's fighting show in vain as side loses to Chile

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): India displayed good fighting spirit as they went down 0-3 to Chile in their ...

No. 15 Tennessee tries to run win streak to three vs. Presbyterian

It was a win, but not the type of win Rick Barnes wanted. The Tennessee coach saw his team struggle ...

Peru earthquake results in injuries to at least 12 people

Lima [Peru], November 29 (ANI/Sputnik): At least a dozen people were injured as a result of a 7.5-magnitude earthquake in ...

The pro-Nazi US official who helped shape post-war Germany

Newly declassified FBI files have shed significant light on the Nazi sympathies of John McCloy, the US assistant secretary of ...

China sweeps women's singles semis spots at Table Tennis Worlds

© Provided by Xinhua NEW YORK, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- Chinese paddlers continued to shine in the 2021 World Table ...

Guardian accused of sitting on bombshell story about Assange

The Guardian newspaper reportedly knew about alleged spying on Julian Assange by a CIA-connected security firm long before it became ...

USGS: Magnitude-7.5 Earthquake Strikes Northern Peru

LIMA, PERU - The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5 has struck in ...

Homes shaken by 7.5-magnitude quake

Peru was struck by a 7.5-magnitude earthquake on Sunday, with frightened locals posting videos online of their homes shaking and ...

If we can improve on defence, I think we will stand better chance in future, says Thomas Dennerby

Manaus [Brazil], November 28 (ANI): Indian women's team head coach Thomas Dennerby feels that his side should improve on their ...

5.1-magnitude quake hits near Callao, Peru

Callao [Peru], November 28 (ANI/Xinhua): An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 jolted 28 km west of Callao, Peru at ...

Big Flotilla of Illegal Gold Miners Splits Up in Brazil

ON THE RIO MADEIRA, BRAZIL - Hundreds of barges of illegal miners dredging for gold were navigating along the Madeira ...

Extinction of grazers led to global grassland fires: Study

Connecticut [US], November 27 (ANI): From the past 50,000 to the past 6000 years, some of the world's largest animals ...

Cavani gives fitness update ahead of United's trip to Chelsea

Manchester [UK], November 27 (ANI): Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani has confirmed he spent the international break in South America ...

PSG striker Messi wins Ballon d'Or for seventh time

Lionel Messi claimed the men's Ballon d'Or prize for the seventh time after a turbulent year, admitting that winning the ...

Peru Struck by 7.5-Magnitude Quake

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Peru was struck by a 7.5-magnitude earthquake on Sunday, with frightened locals posting videos online of their ...

Archaeologists Unearth 800-Year Old Mummy in Peru

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A team of experts has found a mummy estimated to be at least 800 years old on ...

Cuba claims 10 gold medals at Junior Pan American Games

CALI, Colombia, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- Cuba rose to fifth in the Junior Pan American Games medal table on Wednesday ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, Dec. 2

BEIJING, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Chilean midfielder Araos joins Mexico's Necaxa

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- Chilean midfielder Angelo Araos has joined Necaxa from Brazil's Corinthians, the Mexican club said ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Dec. 2

BEIJING, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Brazil reports third case of coronavirus variant Omicron

SAO PAULO, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- Brazil on Wednesday reported its third case of COVID-19 variant Omicron, after a Brazilian ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, Dec. 1

BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Xinhua Headlines: Solidarity in need as Omicron spread puts world on edge

BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- Omicron, a new COVID-19 variant, is whipping up winds of uncertainty around the world, as ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, Dec. 1

BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

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Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...

Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...

New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...

After riots, labor strife France weighs semi-autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS, France: The French government is offering increased autonomy for the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, after COVID-19-related riots and long-running ...

Villagers flee to escape air raids in Sagaing, Myanmar

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to local sources, air attacks and shelling drove thousands of people from at least nine villages ...

Questions remain about freedom of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has said it "remains deeply concerned" that Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai ...

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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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