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Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...

Thousands of birds saved in India during heatwave

NEW DELHI, India: As a scorching heatwave dries up water sources in the state's biggest city, veterinary doctors and animal ...

Military shelling schools, hospitals, places of worship in Myanmar

WISCONSIN, USA - According to figures compiled by the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project, more military attacks against ...

Turkey voices reservations about Sweden and Finland being members of NATO

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Veto-wielding NATO member Turkey is voicing opposition to Sweden and Finland joining the alliance, with Turkish President ...

LA to impose landscape watering limit to twice a week

LOS ANGELES, California: California state officials have announced that, amidst one of the driest stretches on record, California's water use ...

Following testing, NASA space telescope to begin operating in July

WASHINGTON D.C.: Astronomers said this week that the testing of NASA's new space telescope, the James Webb Space Telescope, is ...

Four students dead in Bolivia after gas grenade sets off stampede

POTOSI, Bolivia: On May 9, a tear gas grenade set off during a university assembly in Bolivia triggered a stampede, ...

Manhunt underway after 8 Turks kidnapped in Haiti

A Turkish official has told the Associated Press that eight Turkish citizens were kidnapped this week in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, ...

Civilian deaths in Ukraine far more than published figures, says UN

GENEVA, Switzerland: Matilda Bogner, head of the United Nations human rights monitoring mission in Ukraine, has warned that the number ...

West decries election that places 'patriots' in charge of Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Hong Kong chief administrator Carrie Lam has said that 'Chinese patriots' are now in charge of the city ...

Discounted US internet to be offered to those seeking assistance

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 20 internet companies have agreed to provide discounted services to people with low incomes, U.S. President Joe ...

Young Chinese making dreams come true on Belt and Road

© Provided by Xinhua by Xinhua writer Zhao YangBEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Holding fast to their dreams and rising ...

Cooking up a Storm: Innovative Cookware from Stahl

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): Stahl, India's pioneer in Triply technology, has recently launched a range of new products ...

GLOBALink | Cargo train adds momentum to export of Quanzhou in SE China

QUANZHOU, May 16 (Xinhua) -- A cargo train loaded with containers of daily necessities pulled out of Quanzhou East Railway ...

iStem dermaceutical announces beyond beauty contests to empower Indian women

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI/TPT): Dr Lita Mohapatra, who is the founder of iStem dermaceutical, has successfully organized the ...

The most decisive platform for the Indian woodworking, furniture and mattress manufacturing industry is set to create new benchmarks

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 16 (ANI/PR Newswire): The 12th edition of INDIAWOOD (2nd - 6th June, 2022) organised by NuernbergMesse ...

Buddha Purnima: Buddhist monks from across world call for peace

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Buddhist monks, religious masters and practitioners from across the world called for peace and ...

ITBP personnel practice Yoga on Himalayan snow ahead of International Yoga Day

Uttarakhand [India], May 16 (ANI): The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel practiced Yoga at height of 15,000 feet in Uttarakhand ...

Taapsee's production house collaborates with Viacom 18 for next adventure flick 'Dhak Dhak'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI): Release of 'Dhak Dhak' was announced on Monday, jointly by Viacom18 Studios and actor ...

IIIT Hyderabad organises workshop on IoT and oneM2M

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 16 (ANI/PRNewswire): IIITH organized a Workshop on IoT and oneM2M on May 13 and 14, 2022 ...

Launch of one of the most awaited 'DroneNaksha' for Drone Survey and Mapping at DFI event 2022 - by PDRL

Nashik (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI/PR Newswire): In the recent past, a lot of efforts have been put to utilize ...

PM Modi lays foundation of Buddhist cultural centre in Lumbini

Lumbini [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepalese counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba on Monday participated in ...

I want my vote to count for nature: how do the major parties stack up?

The animals and plants at risk of extinction finally made it onto the political agenda last week, as Labor and ...

'His beating heart is a focus group': what makes Scott Morrison tick?

Today we are running two longer articles looking at the men who are vying to be the next Australian prime ...

US, EU to jointly develop response to food challenges amid conflict in Ukraine: Official

Washington [US], May 16 (ANI/Sputnik):The United States and the European Union will establish a policy dialogue within the Trade and ...

Pope Declares 10 New Saints, Including Dutch Priest Killed By Nazis

Vatican City - Pope Francis on Sunday declared 10 people saints of the Roman Catholic Church, including an anti-Nazi Dutch ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 16

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

Death Toll Climbs as North Korea Scrambles to Stock Medicine

seoul, south korea - North Korea reported 390,000 new fever cases detected Sunday, as an additional eight deaths brought the ...

Somali Parliament Reelects Former President to Top Job

Somalia's parliament has reelected former President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud following marathon voting in Mogadishu on Sunday.The voting took place in ...

Mali Withdraws From Regional Anti-jihadist Force

BAMAKO, MALI - Mali said Sunday it was withdrawing from a west African force fighting jihadists to protest its being ...

PM Modi offers prayers at Maya Devi Temple in Lumbini

Lumbini [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid a visit to Maya Devi Temple in Nepal's ...

Vimla Rugs is all set to launch 100 per cent natural-dyed Yoga Mats this Yoga Day

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI/TPT): Vimla Rugs, one of the leading manufacturers and exporters of best rugs in India ...

Brewers, Braves meet again after Atlanta won first series

The Milwaukee Brewers will be seeking revenge on Monday night when they open up a six-game homestand with the first ...

Indian diaspora hopes Prez Kovind's Jamaica visit will boost diplomatic ties

Kingston [Jamaica], May 16 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind was given a rousing welcome on reaching Jamaica by the Indian ...

Neighbourhood First: PM Modi arrives in Lumbini in a boost to India-Nepal ties

Lumbini [Nepal], May 16 (ANI): In furtherance of India's 'Neighbourhood First' policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday arrived in ...

Dalai Lama urges people to reflect on Gautama Buddha's messages

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): On the occasion of Buddha Purnima, Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Monday urged ...

Chris Pratt remembers co-actor Irrfan Khan, all praises for his 'rare' quality

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI): The Jurassic World film series star Chris Pratt is set to reprise the role ...

PureSoftware bags fintech award for financial technology in SBR Technology Excellence Awards

Singapore, May 16 (ANI/PRNewswire): Committed to its pursuit of delivering new-age banking solutions to banks, financial institutions, fintech firms, and ...

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Stocks in Asia range-bound as markets contemplate next move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks struggled for direction in Asia on Monday. Early gains evaporated later in the data, although ...

China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...

GM, union raise wages 8.5% at Mexico truck factory

SILAO, Mexico: U.S. automaker General Motors (GM) has agreed to raise wages by 8.5 percent, following negotiations with a new, ...

Croatia passes law paving way for switch to euro currency

ZAGREB, Croatia: Croatian lawmakers have voted to allow the introduction of the euro currency in 2023. Lawmakers voted 117-13 to ...

After jump in food prices, Iran cuts off internet to prevent protests

TEHRAN, Iran: Iran has abruptly raised prices as much as 300 percent for a variety of staple foods, including cooking ...

Weekly May inflation reported at 0.12 percent in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's weekly inflation rate has further eased after surging soon after Moscow began its invasion in Ukraine on ...

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