Wed, 18 May 2022

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 ...

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 ...

Messi set for major move reports

The future of the seven-time Ballon d'Or winner has become clear, according to reportsParis Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi is set ...

ATP Roundup: Federico Delbonis wins first-round match

Seventh-seeded Federico Delbonis of Argentina advanced to the Round of 16 in the Geneva Open on Monday, defeating Lithuanian wild-card ...

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 ...

Will continue to win for India, says Nikhat Zareen after win in IBA Women's World Boxing C'ships

Istanbul [Turkey], May 16 (ANI): Indian boxers Nikhat Zareen, who won medals at the 12th edition of the IBA Women's ...

Nikhat, Manisha enter semis, confirm medals at 12th IBA Women's World Boxing C'ships

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Indian boxers Nikhat Zareen and Manisha continued their brilliant forms to secure themselves medals ...

Paulo Dybala confirms Juventus exit at end of season

Turin [Italy], May 16 (ANI): Paulo Dybala on Sunday confirmed his departure from the Serie A giants Juventus FC at ...

IPL 2022: Shimron Hetmyer rejoins RR, will be available for clash against CSK

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals batter Shimron Hetmyer has rejoined the team's camp after his departure to ...

Four Killed, Four Wounded in Brazil Shooting

Rio de Janeiro - Gunmen in Brazil opened fire outside a bar in the northern city of Altamira, killing four ...

Pricy Tortillas: Latin America's Poor Struggle to Afford Staples

No item is more essential to Mexican dinner tables than the corn tortilla. But the burst of inflation that is ...

Can the West survive without Russian oil

Countries pushing for an embargo may not find alternative crude suppliersThe EU and UK recently announced plans to ban all ...

Pricey Tortillas: Latin America's Poor Struggle to Afford Staples

No item is more essential to Mexican dinner tables than the corn tortilla. But the burst of inflation that is ...

Building peace, one project at a time in Colombia

A group of former combatants with the FARC rebel group in Colombia have been reflecting on five years of peace ...

Angels ride hot pitching run into doubleheader vs. A's

The Oakland A's will host the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday in a day-night doubleheader, with both teams playing well ...

Colombia Elections: The Specter of Political Assassination

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - Every time Colombian leftist presidential candidate Gustavo Petro, who leads opinion polls, steps out in public the ...

China changing gears of its Latin America lending strategy

Beijing [China], May 14 (ANI): China has changed its lending strategy towards Latin America, and now instead of giving state-to-state ...

Moon Goes Blood Red This Weekend: 'Eclipse for the Americas'

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - A total lunar eclipse will grace the night skies this weekend, providing longer than usual thrills ...

India's MMA sensation Asha Roka is inspired by Ritu Phogat, wants to build story as impactful as hers

Singapore [Singapore], May 13 (ANI): Indian Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sensation Asha Roka said that she is inspired by Indian ...

Exhibitors showcase quality food products at FIFI international pavilion of AAHAR 2022

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI/BusinessWire India): High-quality agricultural, food, and beverage products from Indian and international players were on ...

Bracing For Her Future: Baby Giraffe Fitted With Orthotic

ESCONDIDO, CALIF. - Over the past three decades Ara Mirzaian has fitted braces for everyone from Paralympians to children with ...

IBA Women's World Boxing C'ship: Shiksha, Jaismine, Anamika progress to next round

Istanbul [Turkey], May 13 (ANI): Indian boxers Shiksha (54kg), Jaismine (60kg) and Anamika (50kg) showed their skills and maturity to ...

UAE participates in CISM meetings in Peru

LIMA/PERU, 6th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates, represented by the Ministry of Defence, is participating in the ...

Jesus hit four goals as Man City slash Watford to take the lead on top

MANCHESTER, 23rd April, 2022 (WAM) -- Four goals from Brazil forward Gabriel Jesus ensured Manchester City a 5-1 win over ...

UAE, Colombia complete phase one of Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

ABU DHABI, 1st April, 2022 (WAM) -- UAE and Colombia announced, in a joint statement, that they have completed phase ...

Iran- Argentina Futsal Friendly Confirmed

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's national futsal team will play Argentina in two friendly matches, Ehsan Osouli, a member of the ...

Iran Becomes Runner-Up at 2022 IFCPF World Cup

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran finished in second place in the 2022 IFCPF Men's World Cup. - Sports news - Team ...

Scouting Bengals CFA Class Of 2022

Geoff Hobson On Friday the Bengals released their list of 16 college free agents they signed after the draft. Here's ...

Bengals Sign 16 College Free Agents

BENGALS SIGN 16 COLLEGE FREE AGENTSThe Bengals today signed 16 college free agents.The CFAs will participate in the team's Rookie ...

Iran to Play Ukraine at IFCPF World Cup Final

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran will play Ukraine in the final match of the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football (IFCPF) ...

Venezuela confirms U.S. decision to ease oil sanctions

CARACAS, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Venezuela on Tuesday confirmed a decision by the United States to ease oil sanctions, calling ...

Brazil World Cup winner Kaka eyes coaching career

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Former Real Madrid and AC Milan midfielder Kaka has announced plans to enter ...

Defender Ortiz earns Brazil call-up for soccer friendlies

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Uncapped Bragantino defender Leo Ortiz has been drafted into Brazil's squad for friendlies ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, May 18

RIO DE JANEIRO -- At least 11 people were killed and dozens were injured after a head-on collision between a ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, May 18

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Oil prices drop amid hopes for Venezuela supply

NEW YORK, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Oil prices fell on Tuesday as the United States moved to ease some sanctions ...

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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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