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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 ...

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 ...

Global HIV viral suppression rates too low among children, adolescents: Study

Kensington [Australia], December 1 (ANI): According to a recent research by UNSW Sydney's Kirby Institute and the global IeDEA consortium, ...

Left-wing wife of ousted Honduran leader wins presidential election

Xiomara Castro, the wife of ousted former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, was pronounced the winner of Honduras? presidential election on ...

US Announces Visa Restrictions on Cuban Officials

The U.S. State Department has announced new visa restrictions on Cuban officials linked to what Washington says is Havana's ongoing ...

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 ...

Barbados Becomes Republic, Cuts Ties to British Throne

Barbados became a republic Tuesday, cutting its colonial ties to the British throne and removing Britain's Queen Elizabeth as the ...

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 ...

Barbados ditches the Queen and it's China's fault

If you believe the narrative being pushed in the UK media, there's a predictable source to blame for Barbados going ...

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 ...

Coronavirus pandemic could cost global tourism $2 trillion this year

The coronavirus pandemic will likely cost the global tourism sector $2 trillion in lost revenue in 2021, the UN's tourism ...

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 ...

Queen ousted as Barbados decolonizes

At midnight on Monday, Barbados will swear in Governor General Sandra Mason as its first president. The Caribbean island will ...

Maduro denounces EU 'spies & enemies

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro branded European Union (EU) observers at the country's recent local and regional elections as ?enemies? and ...

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 ...

UN: Pandemic to Cost Global Tourism $2.0 Trillion in 2021

The coronavirus pandemic will cost the global tourism sector $2.0 trillion in lost revenue in 2021, the U.N.'s tourism body ...

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 ...

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 ...

France Says it is Willing to Discuss Autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS - France is willing to discuss autonomy for the French Caribbean territory of Guadeloupe if it is in the ...

Venezuela Greets Xiomara Castro's 'Historic Mandate' in Honduran Election

Tegucigalpa, Honduras, December 1, 2021 (venezuelanalysis.com) - Venezuela celebrated the victory of Xiomara Castro in Honduras' general election Sunday that ...

International Accompaniment Reports for Venezuela's November 'Mega-elections'

More than 300 international observers accompanied Venezuela's November 21 regional and local elections, in which more than 3,000 offices were ...

No More Criminalization of Poverty in Caracas

"... Brown skin, black skin, they were criminalized before, such was the racism. Poverty was criminalized: the poor are the ...

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 ...

[UPDATED] Venezuela's Maduro Reaches Out to Elected Opposition Leaders, Calls for Unity

Merida, November 29, 2021 (venezuelanalysis.com) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has called for unity following last week's "mega-elections." Speaking Sunday, ...

Venezuela's Maduro Reaches Out to Elected Opposition Leaders, Calls for Unity

Merida, November 29, 2021 (venezuelanalysis.com) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has called for unity following last week's "mega-elections." Speaking Sunday, ...

Argelia Laya: The Afro-Venezuelan Woman that Ignited Grassroots Feminist Struggles

"Argelia Laya's words should be engraved in gold letters in all our battlefields and with red letters in our hearts: ...

French government 'ready' to discuss autonomy for restless Guadeloupe

France is willing to discuss autonomy for the French Caribbean territory of Guadeloupe if it is in the interests of ...

Music Brings Down Walls: A Conversation with Sandino Primera

Sandino Primera is a politically-engaged artist who weaves poetry with down-to-earth commentary in his cultural production. Years ago, that led ...

Venezuela: Newly Elected Opposition Mayors Attack Community Radio Stations

Guayaquil, Ecuador, November 25, 2021 (venezuelanalysis.com) - Venezuelan community radio stations denounced violent attacks against their facilities, reportedly led by ...

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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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