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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 ...

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 ...

Some chocolate has a dark side to it - child labor

Chocolate makes for a perfect gift, a comforting snack and even a health food, thanks to its plentiful antioxidants. Rumor ...

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 ...

World Migratory Bird Day illuminates the dark side of light pollution

Governments, cities, companies, and communities around the world are taking action to address a significant and growing threat to wildlife, ...

Fatal Boat Trip Highlights Haitians Fleeing Violence

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Haitians are fleeing in greater numbers to the neighboring Dominican Republic, where they board rickety ...

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 ...

President Kovind embarks on 7-day state visit to Jamaica, Saint Vincent and Grenadines

New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind along with his wife Savita Kovind departed for Jamaica and ...

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 ...

Starved for goals, Inter Miami set to face D.C. United

Joevin Jones is ready to receive extended playing time when Inter Miami CF entertains D.C. United on Saturday night. Jones ...

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 ...

President Kovind to address joint sitting of Jamaica's Parliament

New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind will pay a seven-day state visit to Jamaica and St ...

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 ...

NED a tool of U.S. foreign policy for subversion, Cuban expert says

© Provided by Xinhua "The U.S. governments use the NED to subvert the political order of sovereign countries, interfering in ...

11 dead, 31 rescued after boat capsizes near Puerto Rico: US Coast Guard

Washington [US], May 13 (ANI/Xinhua): Eleven people died and 31 others were rescued after a vessel capsized off the coast ...

IPL 2022: MI captain Rohit feels batter Tilak Varma will be all-format for India very soon

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 13 (ANI): Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma lavished praise on batter Tilak Varma for his unbeaten ...

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 ...

US Plotted 'Terrifying' Venezuela Invasion with Opposition's Blessing

Mexico City, Mexico, May 16, 2022 (venezuelanalysis.com) - The Trump administration openly considered a military invasion of Venezuela, going so ...

Venezuela Imports Iranian Crude as Exports Recede

Caracas, May 15, 2022 (venezuelanalysis.com) - Venezuela has begun importing crude oil as part of a wide-reaching swap deal with ...

Internal Contradictions: A Conversation with Thais Rodriguez

In recent years many honest, hardworking people have been imprisoned and charged with crimes such as leaking information and terrorism. ...

Spring tourism in Paris blossoms despite pandemic, Ukraine conflict

France is enjoying a spring renaissance for its tourism industry, particularly in Paris. The City of Light saw a huge ...

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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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