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19-year old IAF cadet and flight instructor die in light plane crash

TEL AVIV, Israel - Two Israel Air Force personnel have been killed in a light plane crash in Southern Israel.The ...

White House formally engages in transition to Biden presidency

WASHINGTON, DC - The General Services Administration has ascertained that President-elect Joe Biden is the "apparent winner" of the November ...

Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...

Trump-appointed head of VOA has authority dashed by court judgement

The chief executive overseeing the Voice of America and its sister networks has acted unconstitutionally in investigating what he claimed ...

Nicaraguan passenger truck crashes, killing 17, injuring dozens

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, November 24 (ANI): At least seventeen people died and 25 others sustained injuries in a single-vehicle road collision ...

Investigators in Xinjiang blocked by Chinese government

Investigators looking for evidence of forced labor in clothing supply chains in the northwestern Chinese region of Xinjiang on behalf ...

U.S. pulls out of international open skies treaty

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is no longer a party to the Open Skies Treaty. The U.S, formerly left ...

France to ease restrictions between now and January

PARIS, France - Aware that the French are becoming weary of lockdown and need to have a better sense of ...

Sesame Street's Global Edutainment Content Now Streaming in Hindi

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI/NewsVoir): Sesame Workshop - India, the local arm of Sesame Workshop, the internationally renowned non-profit ...

Innovative Work From Home solutions by Kayo

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI/SRV Media): Kayo, a niche Work From Home solutions provider, was founded right when the ...

Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2020 raises Rs 31 lakh within one month

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): Airtel Delhi Half Marathon has already to raise Rs 31 lakh for various causes ...

Ben Duckett extends contract with Nottinghamshire till 2023

Nottingham [UK], November 25 (ANI): England batsman Ben Duckett on Wednesday extended his contract with county Nottinghamshire till 2023. The ...

As cobalt demand booms, companies must do more to protect Congolese miners

The Democratic Republic of Congo is the major source of some of the minerals used to manufacture components in household ...

ICC probes Sri Lanka T20 league over alleged match-fixing

The International Cricket Council is investigating an alleged attempt to fix Sri Lankan Premier League matches due to start Thursday, ...

Trump's legacy in Africa and what to expect from Biden

Donald Trump was propelled to the US presidency by promising to rewrite globalisation rules. This included restricting trade when it ...

How values, interests and power must shape South Africa's foreign policy

The COVID-19 crisis is one of many indicators that we live in dangerous and uncertain times. Others include the international ...

Will there be a monument to the COVID-19 pandemic?

Editor's Note: Dr. Emily Godbey is a professor of art and visual culture at Iowa State University. In this interview, ...

Climate Veteran John Kerry to Lead Biden Administration Effort

WASHINGTON - John Kerry's two-year-old granddaughter sat on his lap as the then-secretary of state signed the U.N. Paris agreement ...

Madrid Masters stretches to a fortnight from 2021

An expanded Madrid Masters 1000 will be contested over two weeks from 2021 instead of the usual one, organisers for ...

Malayalam film 'Jallikattu' is India's official entry to Oscars 2021

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): Malayalam film 'Jallikattu,' has been selected as India's official entry into the 93rd annual ...

Athletics South Africa releases fixtures for 2021 season

Athletics South Africa (ASA) on Wednesday announced provisional fixtures for the upcoming 2021 season.The sport has been somewhat on hold ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | Leaving South Africa was devastating

Lorraine Kinross writes in response to Helena Wasserman's article 'In defence of South Africa and its superior discontent' saying that ...

Malaysia's Government, Prime Minister Face Make-or-Break Budget Vote

KUALA LUMPUR - Lawmakers in Malaysia are due to decide the fate of the country's biggest-ever budget bill as soon ...

Lawmakers quiz Eskom on R488-billion debt - and who they owe

Eskom on Wednesday faced tough questions by lawmakers as it presented its annual report to parliament's portfolio committee on public ...

Rijiju launches second edition of Fit India School Week

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday launched the second edition of the "Fit ...

Is classic Russian literature really so depressing

A scene from the 1967 film 'Anna Karenina', featuring Tatiana Samoilova.Alexander Zarkhi/Mosfilm, 1967 Now, that's a claim that surfaces every ...

Key takeaways of HKSAR chief executive's 2020 policy address

Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam delivered the 2020 policy address in Hong Kong, ...

Bala Devi hopes to see women's derby between Kolkata giants

Vasco (Goa) [India], November 25 (ANI): Ahead of the much-awaited Indian Super League's first-ever Kolkata derby, Indian football team forward ...

Bowling action of USA's Nisarg Patel's found illegal

Dubai [UAE], November 25 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced that an independent reassessment has found the ...

Scotland becomes first country to provide free menstrual products

Glasgow [Scotland], November 25 (ANI): Scotland became the first country in the world to provide free menstrual products as part ...

Fortune Edible Oils Foods celebrates 20 years of togetherness

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI/Mediawire): One of India's most trusted brands, Fortune Edible Oils and Foods, on 24 Nov ...

Ind vs Aus: Nobody can fill Dhoni's boots, says Rahul

Sydney [Australia], November 25 (ANI): India wicket-keeper batsman KL Rahul on Wednesday said that nobody can that MS Dhoni has ...

Pak establishment responsible for wrong happening there

Glasgow [Scotland], November 25 (ANI): Amjad Ayub Mirza, an activist from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, took a jibe at Pakistani state for ...

Tetra Pak research study reveals food safety-environment

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Tetra Pak today unveils findings from its global research study, in partnership with ...

Educators awarded in the Education Excellence Awards 2020

Chandigarh [India], November 25 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Education Excellence Awards 2020 was organized by KitesKraft Productions to honor educators who have ...

112 years Japanese legacy brand Brother

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 25 (ANI/Mediawire): Brother Group, the Japanese legacy brand of 112 years, is leader in the development ...

Ethiopia Rejects International Interference in Tigray Conflict

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stressed his country's sovereignty and "right to uphold and enforce its laws within its territories" ...

Honey Singh's funky number 'First Kiss' trends On YouTube

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): After taking a short break from singing post his song, 'Loca', music sensation Honey ...

Australian women's cricket team tops Emotional Connection research

Melbourne [Australia], November 25 (AI): The Australian women's team has achieved the highest Benchmark Emotional Connection Score for any national ...

Ox Nche bullish about Sharks forwards: 'We're growing as a pack'

Sharks loosehead Ox Nche was feeling pretty bullish about his side's pack of forwards, especially after Thomas du Toit's imminent ...

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As cobalt demand booms, companies must do more to protect Congolese miners

The Democratic Republic of Congo is the major source of some of the minerals used to manufacture components in household ...

BREAKING | Full Fundudzi report into CSA's affairs finally released

As promised, Cricket South Africa (CSA) released the full Fundudzi Forensic Services report into the affairs of cricket dating back ...

Trump's legacy in Africa and what to expect from Biden

Donald Trump was propelled to the US presidency by promising to rewrite globalisation rules. This included restricting trade when it ...

How values, interests and power must shape South Africa's foreign policy

The COVID-19 crisis is one of many indicators that we live in dangerous and uncertain times. Others include the international ...

Athletics South Africa releases fixtures for 2021 season

Athletics South Africa (ASA) on Wednesday announced provisional fixtures for the upcoming 2021 season.The sport has been somewhat on hold ...

'Pain-free' Richard Sterne ready to face tough Leopard Creek

The prestigious tournament provides a unique setting for golfers and viewers alike as it sits on the banks of the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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