Sun, 28 Feb 2021

New Jersey to allow public to carry six ounces of marijuana

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill to legalize the recreational use of marijuana ...

75% reduction in COVID infections among Irish health care workers

The number of healthcare workers contracting the COVID virus has dropped sharply in Ireland since the start of administering vaccines.Fewer ...

If Denmark can vaccinate all, then Ireland should also, says professor

DUBLIN, Ireland - A leading immunologist has said Ireland should seek to vaccinate its entire population by the end of ...

Inspectors to seek out metal failure as cause of United engine fire

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has ordered immediate inspections of all Boeing 777-200 planes using Pratt ...

EU expects Navalny sanctions for Russians to be ready next week

BRUSSELS, Belgium - In a largely symbolic move, foreign ministers of the European Union agreed this week to sanction four ...

Russia confirms 11,359 new COVID-19 cases over past 24 hour

Moscow [Russia], February 28 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 11,359 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, down from 11,534 the ...

10 jewels from the Moscow Historical Museum's SECRET CHAMBER

The special collection of the famous museum on Red Square contains unique jewels that belonged to the Russian royal family ...

Why Eritrean refugees choose the risky migration to Europe

In November 2020, fighting in the Tigray region of Ethiopia destroyed a secondary school which opened in 2018 in the ...

Afghan Minister welcome's Russia's opposition of Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 28 (ANI): In a visit to Russia, Afghan Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar on Friday welcomed Russia's ...

Traces of WWII: Places in Moscow that still carry the scars of war

The Russian capital was seriously bombed in 1941-1942, but only some marks of the war are left. 1. Mokhovaya Street, ...

Moldova Receives First COVID-19 Shots From Romania

Romania delivered the first batch of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 shots to Moldova on February 27, enabling one of Europe's poorest countries ...

Report: Navalny To Serve Sentence In Penal Colony Near Moscow

Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny will reportedly serve his prison sentence near Moscow, according to Russian media sources, although the ...

Durham Remains Special Counsel Overseeing Trump-Russia Probe

WASHINGTON - U.S. Attorney John Durham said Friday that he will resign from his position as the top federal prosecutor ...

Cloud9 protects slim lead in Spring Split

Cloud9 won their second straight match Saturday to stay alone atop the standings in the League Championship Series Spring Split. ...

ATP roundup: Qualifier makes it to finals at Cordoba Open

Qualifier Juan Manuel Cerundolo defeated countryman Federico Coria in an all-Argentine semifinal Saturday to advance to the finals of the ...

Shipping Ministry likely to sign MoUs worth Rs 12,000 Cr

By Amit KumarNew Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): The Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways is likely to sign 27 ...

Maduro orders 'thorough' review of relations with Spain

Caracas [Venezuela], February 28 (ANI/Sputnik): Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says his country will review its relations with Spain after the ...

Second edition of Global Bio-India to be organised

New Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): To showcase the strength and opportunities of India's biotechnology sector at the national level ...

Nelly Korda takes narrow lead at Gainbridge LPGA

Florida native Nelly Korda stayed steady with her second consecutive round of 4-under 68 to grab a one-shot lead after ...

Archaeologists Find Intact Ceremonial Chariot Near Pompeii

MILAN - Officials at the Pompeii archaeological site in Italy announced Saturday the discovery of an intact ceremonial chariot, one ...

Al-Qaeda linked Turkish group expanding network in Nepal

Stockholm [Sweden], February 27 (ANI): An al-Qaeda linked-charity group from Turkey has been working with Islamai Sangh Nepal (ISN), which ...

Gambit, Virtus.pro earn spots in IEM Worlds grand final

Gambit Esports and Virtus.pro punched their respective tickets to the grand final in the Intel Extreme Masters Season XV World ...

Iga Swiatek latest to pull out of Qatar Open

French Open champion Iga Swiatek withdrew from the Qatar Open, the latest woman to pull out of the tournament. The ...

Ireland defeat Italy as hosts suffer 30th successive Six Nations loss

Ireland got their first Six Nations win this campaign with a 48-10 victory over Italy as the hosts fell to ...

Penguins tab Chris Pryor as director of player personnel

The Pittsburgh Penguins named Chris Pryor as the team's director of player personnel on Saturday. Pryor, 60, will oversee the ...

'Germany's AfD party boycotted by media ahead of elections'

Berlin [Germany], February 27 (ANI/Sputnik): The Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, the country's largest right-wing parliamentary opposition force, calls on ...

China restricting basic freedoms in pretext of COVID-19

Geneva [Switzerland], February 27 (ANI): As China continues its crackdowns on Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang and people of Hong Kong ...

Deepak Kumar settles for silver medal at Strandja Memorial

New Delhi [India], February 27 (ANI): Boxer Deepak Kumar on Saturday had to settle for a silver medal as he ...

UK reports big rise in mental health issues amid coronavirus lockdown

© Provided by Xinhua "Everyone has been touched by the pandemic in some way -- many people have lost their ...

Iga Swiatek storms to second career title at Adelaide

French Open champion Iga Swiatek of Poland needed just 62 minutes to topple No. 2 seed Belinda Bencic of Switzerland ...

Biden won't penalize Saudi Prince over Khashoggi's killing

Washington [US], February 27 (ANI): US President Joe Biden has decided that the diplomatic cost of directly penalising Saudi Arabia's ...

Bengaluru scientists discover molecule, an Alzheimer's cure

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Feb 27 (ANI): A team of Bengaluru-based scientists led by T Govindaraju a Professor of Jawaharlal Nehru ...

Germany defeat India 5-0

Dusseldorf [Germany], February 27 (ANI): World number three Germany defeated the Indian women's hockey team 5-0 in their first match ...

Journalist's Home Set Ablaze Amid Niger Violence

The home of a Radio France International (RFI) reporter was burned down Thursday during post-election violence in Niger's capital, Niamey.RFI ...

Journalist's Home Set Ablaze During Niger Violence

The home of a Radio France International (RFI) reporter was burned down Thursday during post-election violence in Niger's capital, Niamey.RFI ...

Georgian Opposition Sets Up Tents In Front Of Parliament

Georgian opposition and civil rights activists have set up nearly a dozen tents in front of the parliament building in ...

Alexey Navalny transferred to penal colony

Moscow [Russia], February 27 (ANI): Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny has been transferred from a Moscow detention centre to a ...

Bok coach: Now the serious planning for RWC 2023 begins

The draw for the Rugby World Cup 2023 took place on Friday.The Springboks will play Scotland in their opening match ...

Biden vows to hold Riyadh accountable for Khashoggi death

Washington [US], February 27 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Friday said that he will hold Saudi Arabia accountable after ...

ADB's AAA rating affirmed, outlook stable

Singapore, February 27 (ANI): SP Global Ratings has affirmed AAA long-term and A-1 plus short-term issuer credit ratings on Asian ...

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Concerned about security, Biden seeks to produce supply chain goods

WASHINGTON, DC: In order to reduce the United States' reliance on the imports of advanced batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and ...

New Jersey to allow public to carry six ounces of marijuana

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill to legalize the recreational use of marijuana ...

75% reduction in COVID infections among Irish health care workers

The number of healthcare workers contracting the COVID virus has dropped sharply in Ireland since the start of administering vaccines.Fewer ...

If Denmark can vaccinate all, then Ireland should also, says professor

DUBLIN, Ireland - A leading immunologist has said Ireland should seek to vaccinate its entire population by the end of ...

Inspectors to seek out metal failure as cause of United engine fire

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has ordered immediate inspections of all Boeing 777-200 planes using Pratt ...

EU expects Navalny sanctions for Russians to be ready next week

BRUSSELS, Belgium - In a largely symbolic move, foreign ministers of the European Union agreed this week to sanction four ...

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