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SC East Bengal signs defensive midfielder Darren Sidoel

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 17 (ANI): SC East Bengal on Friday bolstered their ranks with the acquisition of young ...


Empress Earth conducts Global Pageant Awards

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI/ATK): A leading organisation working for planet conservation, Empress Earth conducted its first virtual edition ...


ISL: SC East Bengal sign Daniel Chima Chukwu

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 17 (ANI): SC East Bengal have signed three-time Norwegian first division league winner Nigerian striker ...


Indian defence delegation visit Nigeria

Abuja [Nigeria], September 17 (ANI): A composite delegation headed by Lt Gen Vinod Khandare, military adviser, and National Security Council ...


Pasha 125: Nigeria can regain its lost athletics glory. Here's how

Nigeria used to be a great force in global athletics but that has changed. The country's fortunes have plummeted in ...


Five steps for Nigeria's athletes to build personal brands

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have come and gone. The games always motivate some young people to get into sports. But ...


Sahrawi: The top Sahel jihadist killed in French 'opportunistic hit'

A French military operation in August killed Adnan Abou Walid al-Sahrawi, the head of the jihadist group Islamic State in ...


Macron, Merkel vow to cooperate until new German government formation

French President Emmanuel Macron met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Paris Thursday to discuss international crises and European issues, ...


2 civilians killed in road attack in NW Nigeria

LAGOS, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Two civilians were killed on Thursday after they were caught up in a crossfire between ...


ECOWAS to find durable solution to political crisis in Guinea: chairman

ACCRA, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) started a crucial extraordinary summit ...


ECOWAS leaders in second meeting over Guinea military coup

ACCRA, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) started a crucial extraordinary summit ...


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Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...

Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...

UK budget will not include funds for Scotland-Northern Ireland tunnel

LONDON, England: A proposed 21-mile undersea tunnel to link Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be funded, according to British ...

North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...

U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...

Indiana hospitals canceling procedures to make room for Covid patients

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Hospitals in Indiana are still reeling from the recent spurt in new Delta Covid cases across the state.According ...

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For first time since March 2020, Broadway theaters reopen

New York City, New York: The largest musicals on Broadway returned on this week, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced them ...

Saudi A., like China, ends Brazil meat imports over Mad Cow findings

BRASILIA, Brazil: Brazil's Agriculture Ministry announced that beef imports from some Brazilian meatpackers were suspended by Saudi Arabia after the ...

Majority of Japanese companies say business to recover in 2021

TOKYO, Japan: A survey by Reuters found that most Japanese companies believe the recovery of the country's economy has reached ...

Volatile day Friday for U.S. stocks, major indices tumble

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks tumbled on Friday while the U.S. dollar rallied."It was a volatile week and ...

Intuit announces purchase of Mailchimp for $12 billion

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: California-based Intuit, known for its small-business accounting and DIY tax-filing software, including TurboTax and QuickBooks, announced that ...

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Mumbai Indians rope in medium pacer Roosh Kalaria

Dubai [UAE], September 18 (ANI): Mumbai Indians have named Gujarat's left-arm medium-pacer Roosh Kalaria in their squad in place of ...


Rajnath Singh receives water from 115 nations

By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Shri Ramjanmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra general secretary ...


Russia resumes wheat exports to Algeria after 5yr break

Algeria has allowed Russian grain imports for the first time in more than five years. The first shipment of 30,000 ...


Suman Devi Thoudam talks about her hockey aspirations

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Having been promoted to the senior core group from the junior ranks, young defender ...


Team India to square off against England, Australia

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Before kickstarting their campaign in the T20 World Cup against arch-rivals Pakistan, ...


Govt. working towards controlling micronutrient deficiency

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI/PRNewswire): Leading industry professionals mulled over zinc deficiency affecting cropshumans, and stressed on the need ...


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