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Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Russian Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker Sets Off On Maiden Arctic Voyage

The Arktika, Russia's new nuclear-powered icebreaker championed by the Kremlin as the largest and most powerful of its kind in ...

Japan's 'King Kazu', at 53, breaks records again in J-League match

Kazuyoshi Miura, the 53-year-old Japanese footballer known as "King Kazu", proved Wednesday he was worthy of his crown after setting ...

Russian Icebreaker Arktika Sets Off On Maiden Arctic Voyage

The Arktika, Russia's new nuclear-powered icebreaker championed by the Kremlin as the largest and most-powerful of its kind in the ...

Russia to soon register second vaccine against COVID-19 says Putin

Moscow [Russia], September 23 (ANI): Russia will soon register a second vaccine against COVID-19, informed President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. ...

Hungary's total COVID-19 cases top 20,000

People wearing face masks are seen on a tram in Budapest, Hungary, Sept. 10, 2020. (Photo by Attila Volgyi/Xinhua)"As the ...

Armenia's Pashinyan compromises on court reform

Armenia's ruling party has elected three new judges to the country's Constitutional Court, the culmination of a long battle between ...

Researchers develop cheaper, faster COVID-19 test

Stockholm [Sweden], September 23 (ANI): A team of researchers has developed a method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for ...

Lewandowski, Neuer and De Bruyne nominated for UEFA player prize

Bayern Munich duo Robert Lewandowski and Manuel Neuer have been nominated alongside Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne for the UEFA ...

Pound drops after surge in virus cases revives risk of lockdown

The pound extended its decline to a two-month low as investors fretted over the possibility of a new lockdown in ...

Kosovo Veterans Report More 'Leaked' War Crime Files

Kosovar war veterans say that an unidentified man has again handed them files from a war crimes court in The ...

Lukashenka Abruptly Sworn In For New Term As Belarusian President

Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka has been sworn in for a sixth term following an unexpected inauguration ceremony that was moved ...

Man City want to win everything this season: De Bruyne

Kevin De Bruyne says Manchester City want to reassert their superiority by winning all four major trophies this season.City finished ...

France's economic recovery stumbles in September: survey

French business activity fell in September - its first drop in four months - according to a key survey released ...

What Russians have ever meant to do with Lenin's mausoleum

Lifestyle Sept 23 2020 Alexandra Guzeva Archive photo; Moskva agency Architects have discussed the possibility of turning this Communist temple ...

Universidad de Manila to offer TVET program in October

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- The Universidad de Manila will officially launch this October the Center for Micro-Credentialing and ...

Genetic analysis links obesity to higher rheumatoid arthritis risk

Stockholm [Sweden], September 23 (ANI): An analysis of genetic data collected from more than 850,000 individuals of European ancestry has ...

NASA's new Mars Rover will use x-rays to hunt fossils

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover has a challenging road ahead: after having to make it ...

Saracens star Michael Rhodes cleared of headbutting

Saracens flanker Michael Rhodes had a citing complaint dismissed by an independent disciplinary committee on Tuesday.Rhodes was cited for headbutting ...

Humbert stuns top seed Medvedev in Hamburg

France's Ugo Humbert stunned top-seeded Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 6-3 Tuesday in the first round of the Hamburg European Open in ...

Major Powers Spotlight COVID-19 Response at UNGA

NEW YORK - As the U.N. General Assembly annual debate got under way Tuesday, combating and eliminating the coronavirus pandemic ...

Pashtuns hold protest against Pak Army at UNHRC

Geneva [Switzerland], September 22 (ANI): Despite COVID-19 restrictions, Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) Europe organised a protest in front of UNHRC ...

Europe won't compromise with US over Iran sanctions: Macron

New York [US], September 23 (ANI): European participants of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will not compromise with ...

Turkey again rakes up Kashmir issue at UNGA

By Reena BhardwajNew Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): In yet another attempt to raise the matter of Jammu and Kashmir ...

EU Summit Postponed After Council President Quarantined

A spokesman for European Council President Charles Michel says a summit of European Union leaders scheduled for Thursday and Friday ...

Climate explained: humans have dealt with plenty of climate variability

Climate Explained is a collaboration between The Conversation, Stuff and the New Zealand Science Media Centre to answer your questions ...

Violations Mar Lead-Up to Myanmar's National Election

GENEVA - A U.N. official documenting the human rights situation in Myanmar warned that the country's national election on November ...

Complexity's oBo returns home before playoffs

Owen "oBo" Schlatter has left Complexity to return to the United States, causing uncertainty for the team before the playoffs. ...

Italy's Coalition Government Fends off Salvini

Italy's fragile coalition government breathed a collective sigh of relief Tuesday after voters denied the country's populist leader Matteo Salvini ...

New fantasy movie about Grand Duchess Anastasia causes outrage

Angry internet users harshly criticized 'Anastasia: Once Upon A Time' for exploiting Russian culture and an image of the murdered ...

No. 2 seed Svitolina survives scare in Strasbourg

No. 2 seed Elina Svitolina survived a scare from Poland's Magda Linette in the second round of the Internationaux de ...

EU Summit Delay Postpones Belarus Sanctions Debate

A summit of European Union leaders slated for later this week in Brussels has been postponed for a week so ...

De Bruyne urges Man City to make fast start in title race

Kevin De Bruyne has urged Manchester City to make a fast start as they aim to win back the Premier ...

Marseille allege Neymar made racist remarks towards Japan's Sakai

Marseille claim to have footage of Neymar racially abusing Japanese right-back Hiroki Sakai during their Ligue 1 win over Paris ...

Rennes goalkeeper Mendy on brink of Chelsea switch

Senegal goalkeeper Edouard Mendy is expected to complete his move to Chelsea from Rennes on Tuesday, Stamford Bridge boss Frank ...

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Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Tadej Pogacar is second youngest winner of Tour de France

PARIS, France - In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race ...

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