Mon, 23 May 2022

Nigerian Court Sentences Danish National to Death by Hanging

Abuja - A Nigerian high court has sentenced a Danish national, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging. Nielsen was convicted ...

Yankees reliever Chad Green to have Tommy John surgery

New York Yankees reliever Chad Green will have Tommy John surgery and miss the rest of the season, manager Aaron ...

Sudan faces deteriorating food shortage or even crisis in 2022: experts

© Provided by Xinhua KHARTOUM, May 22 (Xinhua) -- Sudan faces a deteriorating food shortage or even a crisis in ...

INSACOG confirms first case of BA.4, BA.5 Omicron subvariants of COVID-19 in India

New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI): First case of BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants of Omicron variant of COVID-19 have been ...

J-K LG congratulates Umran Malik after pacer gets maiden call-up for SA T20Is

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday congratulated Umran Malik for his ...

Preakness winner Early Voting to skip Belmont

Preakness Stakes winner Early Voting will not run in the Belmont Stakes, trainer Chad Brown confirmed Sunday. Brown said Early ...

French Open 2022: Jabeur suffers early exit; Stephens, Osorio advance

Paris [France], May 22 (ANI): Magda Linette of Poland on Sunday knocked out No.6 seed Ons Jabeur of Tunisia 3-6, ...

Sharjah organises periodic poetry forums in Africa

SHARJAH, 22nd May, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of ...

Ind vs SA T20Is: KL Rahul to captain in Rohit's absence; Umran, Arshdeep get maiden call-up

Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India], May 22 (ANI): KL Rahul is named India's captain and wicket-keeper batter Rishabh Pant for the five-match T20I ...

Museveni's first son Muhoozi: clear signals about a succession plan

On 8 March 2022, Ugandan politics was sent into a spin by 49 words tweeted by President Yoweri Museveni's only ...

Century-Old Canal Project Sparks Opposition in South Sudan

Juba, South Sudan - A petition to stop the revival of the 118-year-old Jonglei Canal project in South Sudan, started ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 22

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

Early Voting Holds off Epicenter to Win Preakness Stakes

BALTIMORE - Maybe extra rest isn't such a bad thing for a racehorse after all.In the Preakness Stakes that was ...

COVID-19, Shootings: Is Mass Death Now Tolerated in America

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - After mass shootings killed and wounded people grocery shopping, going to church and simply living their lives ...

US High Schoolers Design Low-Cost Filter to Remove Lead From Water

WASHINGTON - When the pandemic forced schools into remote learning, Washington-area science teacher Rebecca Bushway set her students an ambitious ...

Early Voting holds off Epicenter to win 147th Preakness Stakes

Early Voting went to the front at the head of the stretch and outlasted race favorite Epicenter by 1.5 lengths ...

One Killed in Renewed Anti-coup Protests in Sudan

Khartoum, Sudan - Sudanese security forces killed one protester Saturday during renewed demonstrations against a military take over that derailed ...

Milley: West Point Cadets Should Be Ready for Robot, Drone-led Wars

WASHINGTON - The top U.S. military officer challenged the next generation of Army soldiers on Saturday to prepare America's military ...

Emerging talent from IPL 2022 will make it to Team India, feel experts

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 21 (ANI): The IPL provides the young talent in the country a platform not just to ...

WTA roundup: Martina Trevisan wins first title in Rabat

Unseeded Italian Martina Trevisan crushed Claire Liu 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to capture her maiden WTA Tour title at the ...

Yankees place reliever Chad Green (elbow) on 15-day IL

The New York Yankees placed reliever Chad Green on the 15-day injured list Saturday with a right elbow strain. The ...

Cuttack's Barabati Stadium to allow 100 per cent spectators for India-SA T20I

Cuttack (Odisha)[India], May 21 (ANI): The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) has made elaborated arrangements for the second T20 Cricket Match ...

India gears up for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2022; 13 teams book their spots

New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): India is all set to host its first-ever FIFA women's tournament when 16 teams ...

Togo looks like West Africa's new frontier of violent extremism

The threat of violent extremism across West Africa has been on the rise in recent times.Boko Haram and the Islamic ...

1 Killed, 40 Hurt When Apparent Tornado Hits Germany

BERLIN - Violent storms buffeting western Germany on Friday killed at least one man and injured about 40 people, 10 ...

Armed Men Kidnap 3 Italians And a Togolese in Mali

BAMAKO, MALI - Armed men have kidnapped an Italian couple and their child as well as a Togolese national in ...

Weston McKennie included in USMNT roster for June matches

Midfielder Weston McKennie will make his return to the U.S. men's national team in June after missing time with a ...

African Scientists Baffled by Monkeypox Cases in Europe, US

London - Scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by the disease's recent ...

Nigerian Authorities Say Terror Groups Are Shifting to New Bases

Abuja, Nigeria - Authorities in Nigeria's Kaduna state are raising concerns jihadist insurgents have infiltrated their region and are calling ...

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas advises on acquisition of Ambuja Cement and ACC Ltd by Adani Group for USD 10.5 Billion

Mumbai (Maharashtra)/New Delhi [India] May 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas acted as legal counsel to the Adani Group on its ...

18 million in Africa's Sahel on the brink of starvation

As 18 million people in Africa's Sahel region teeter on the edge of severe hunger over the next three months, ...

WHO convenes emergency meeting over rare disease outbreak media

The international health watchdog summons experts to discuss the rapid spread of monkeypox, the Telegraph reportsThe latest spread of the ...

Mozambique Approves Tough Anti-terror Bill

Maputo, Mozambique - Mozambique's parliament Thursday approved a tough new anti-terror law that imposes stiff prison sentences for convicted jihadis, ...

Indore's young social worker Dr Rajib Pal honored with Legend Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2022 for the film Atma-Nirbhar Bharat

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI/PNN): In order to pay tribute to a great personality like Dadasaheb Phalke, the grandfather ...

INSACOG confirms first case of Omicron subvariant BA.4 in India

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): India's first case of BA.4 subvariant of the Omicron strain of coronavirus ...

India's FDI inflows rise to all-time high of USD 83.57 bn in 2021-22

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows to India rose to a record high of $83.57 ...

Kenya's debt obligations towards China more than double in one year

Nairobi [Kenya], May 20 (ANI): Kenya's debt obligations towards China have shot up by a staggering 135.15 per cent in ...

Kenyan Woman Creates Biodegradable Pads from Agricultural Waste

Thika, Kenya - Most sanitary pads available for African women and girls are relatively expensive and classified as single-use plastics, ...

WHO to convene emergency meeting over monkeypox outbreak

Washington [US], May 20 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) has decided to convene an emergency meeting of experts to ...

Rosmarie Trapp, Whose Family Inspired 'Sound of Music,' Dies

Rosmarie Trapp, whose Austrian family the von Trapps was made famous in the musical and beloved movie "The Sound of ...

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Museveni's first son Muhoozi: clear signals of a succession plan in Uganda

On 8 March 2022, Ugandan politics was sent into a spin by 49 words tweeted by President Yoweri Museveni's only ...

Nigerian Court Sentences Danish National to Death by Hanging

Abuja - A Nigerian high court has sentenced a Danish national, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging. Nielsen was convicted ...

Yankees reliever Chad Green to have Tommy John surgery

New York Yankees reliever Chad Green will have Tommy John surgery and miss the rest of the season, manager Aaron ...

Sudan faces deteriorating food shortage or even crisis in 2022: experts

© Provided by Xinhua KHARTOUM, May 22 (Xinhua) -- Sudan faces a deteriorating food shortage or even a crisis in ...

INSACOG confirms first case of BA.4, BA.5 Omicron subvariants of COVID-19 in India

New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI): First case of BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants of Omicron variant of COVID-19 have been ...

J-K LG congratulates Umran Malik after pacer gets maiden call-up for SA T20Is

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday congratulated Umran Malik for his ...

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