Sun, 29 May 2022

Italian prosecutors to ask for jail term for former PM Berlusconi

MILAN, Italy: Prosecutors in Milan are seeking a six year prison term for former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi for ...

Romania to continue flying MIG-21 fighters until 2023

BUCHAREST, Romania: Romania's defense ministry has said that it will continue flying its remaining MiG-21 Lancer fighter jets until May ...

Italian, Dutch soccer fans deported after clashes injure 19 police

TIRANA, Albania: Following violent clashes between Dutch and Italian fans and the police ahead of this week's Europa Conference League ...

New Japan lithium-air battery promises power for airplanes

TOKYO, Japan: A new high-density electric battery developed in Japan has the potential to power electric airplanes, according to industry ...

After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...

Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...

Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Michael Soosairaj signs two-year deal with Odisha FC

Panaji (Goa) [India], May 29 (ANI): Odisha FC have roped in Indian winger Michael Soosairaj on a two-year deal in ...

Brendon McCullum hints at Jos Buttler's return to England Test side

London [UK], May 29 (ANI): England's newly-appointed Test head coach Brendon McCullum has hinted at a possible return of wicketkeeper-batter ...

Zelensky confronts Dutch PM

The Ukrainian president accused the Netherlands? Mark Rutte of staying 'silent? on Ukraine's potential EU membershipUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky told ...

Poland demands more refugee money from EU

Brussels has offered only ?144.6 million to help Warsaw shoulder the costs of hosting 3 million Ukrainians, and the money ...

NATO could be asked to blow up Soviet memorial mayor

Latvia is searching for ways to reduce the costs of demolishing the massive structure in RigaThe Riga authorities are weighing ...

Key energy market headed for crunch this winter experts

LNG demand is expected to outstrip supply as the West shifts away from Russia, data showsThe liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

Xinjiang Police Files: Global brands fret over reputational, commercial loss

Beijing [China], May 29 (ANI): The release of Xinjiang Police Files, which shows the extent and extremely repressive nature of ...

US, China ideological divide exposed after Russia-Ukraine war

Beijing [China], May 29 (ANI): According to experts, the Russia-Ukraine war in Eastern Europe has exposed the ideological divisions over ...

Women's T20 Challenge: Taniya Bhatia terms Harmanpreet Kaur as 'core' of Supernovas

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 29 (ANI): Following a thrilling 4-run win over Velocity in the Women's T20 Challenge final, Supernovas ...

What coltan mining in the DRC costs people and the environment

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is rich in natural resources - its untapped deposits of minerals are estimated to ...

US will soon redeploy troops in Somalia: the mission and key goals

The Biden administration in the US recently announced it would be providing a "persistent presence" in Somalia of up to ...

US-backed Indo-Pacific Economic Framework must help India reduce economic dependence on China

Beijing [China], May 29 (ANI): Though India has joined the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) alongside 11 Asian nations and the ...

Strawberry Farms Threaten Spanish Wetlands

Standing in the middle of a stretch of land surrounded by dunes and pine forest, Juan Romero examines the cracked ...

EU explains why it keeps buying Russian oil

An immediate embargo would let Russia sell its oil elsewhere and get more money, Ursula Von der Leyen saysEurope cannot ...

Baby Formula Shortage Highlights US Racial Disparities

COLUMBIA, Maryland - Capri Isidoro broke down in tears in the office of a lactation consultant.The mother of two had ...

3 Deaths in Early US Heat Wave Raise Questions, Fears

CHICAGO - Temperatures barely climbed past 32 degrees Celsius and only for a couple of days. But the discovery of ...

One held with gold worth over Rs 1 cr at Jaipur airport

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], May 29 (ANI): Customs officials on Sunday arrested one passenger at the Jaipur International Airport for smuggling ...

Australia, US keeping watch on Wang Yi's visit to Pacific Island nations

Beijing [China], May 29 (ANI): Australia and the United States are closely watching the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's 10-day ...

'Adopt Yoga in daily life': PM Modi's mantra in 'Mann Ki Baat' for wellbeing

New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): Highlighting the importance of Yoga in physical, spiritual and intellectual wellbeing, Prime Minister Narendra ...

Here's how Big B's granddaughter Navya celebrated World Menstrual Hygiene Day

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 29 (ANI): Megastar Amitabh Bachchan's granddaughter Navya Nanda has creatively celebrated World Menstrual Hygiene Day. On ...

PM Modi lauds growth of unicorns, says trend reflects spirit of 'new India'

New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): In the 89th edition of his monthly 'Mann ki Baat', Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

PM Modi expresses concern over litter on 'Char Dham Yatra' route

New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): Taking note of litter on the Char Dham Yatra route, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

Manushi Chhillar exudes elegance in ivory sharara during 'Samrat Prithviraj' promotions

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 29 (ANI): Former Miss World Manushi Chhillar is all set to make her Bollywood debut alongside ...

Bill Gates applauds India's vaccination campaign

India has ?many lessons to offer? on large-scale pandemic management, the billionaire saysMicrosoft co-founder and WHO mega-donor Bill Gates said ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 29

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

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Albania offers ex-Soviet built naval base to NATO

TIRANA, Albania - Albania has offered NATO the Pashaliman naval base, 110 miles south of the capital Tirana, as "an ...

Italian prosecutors to ask for jail term for former PM Berlusconi

MILAN, Italy: Prosecutors in Milan are seeking a six year prison term for former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi for ...

Romania to continue flying MIG-21 fighters until 2023

BUCHAREST, Romania: Romania's defense ministry has said that it will continue flying its remaining MiG-21 Lancer fighter jets until May ...

Italian, Dutch soccer fans deported after clashes injure 19 police

TIRANA, Albania: Following violent clashes between Dutch and Italian fans and the police ahead of this week's Europa Conference League ...

New Japan lithium-air battery promises power for airplanes

TOKYO, Japan: A new high-density electric battery developed in Japan has the potential to power electric airplanes, according to industry ...

After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...

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