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Group of British MPs lauds Bengali generosity in hosting Rohingyas

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A delegation of British MPs reaffirmed their cooperation with the Rohingyas and told them that they would ...


Federal Judge Throws Out Oil Lease Sale in Gulf of Mexico

A federal court has rejected a plan to lease millions of acres in the Gulf of Mexico for offshore oil ...


Victims executed for witchcraft pardoned

Catalonia pardoned more than 700 women ?tried, tortured and executed? for ?witchcraft? between the 15th and 18th centuriesThe Spanish region's ...


Sturgeon govt takes heat over transgender reforms plan

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has urged the Scottish government to pause its reformsOn Wednesday, the Equality and Human ...


Victims of misogynistic persecution executed for witchcraft pardoned

Catalonia pardoned more than 700 women ?tried, tortured and executed? for ?witchcraft? between the 15th and 18th centuriesThe Spanish region's ...


ICC U19 WC: England defeat South Africa, become first team to reach Super League semis

St John's [Antigua], January 27 (ANI): A blistering display with the bat by Jacob Bethell helped England advance to the ...


Scotland burned by translation blunder

An official government Twitter account celebrated ?Burns Night? with the national bard's surname ?mistakenly? translatedThe Scottish government has drawn ridicule ...


Humans not legally liable for self-driving cars report

Law commissions in the UK have called for the government to introduce an Automated Vehicles Act to regulate the use ...


ICC U19 WC: UAE, Ireland move into Plate semi-finals

Tarouba [Trinidad and Tobago], January 26 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates and Ireland have booked their places in the Plate ...


Blood proteins could be the key to a long and healthy life: Study

Edinburgh [Scotland], January 25 (ANI): As people age, their bodies begin to decline after they reach adulthood, which results in ...


Met Police launch investigation into Downing Street parties

Boris Johnson has been under increasing pressure to resign following reports of a lockdown birthday party attended by 30 staffThe ...


Reducing restrictions, UK ends most testing on those entering country

LONDON, England: Visiting the UK is about to get easier for both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.Beginning February 11, fully vaccinated ...

Group of British MPs lauds Bengali generosity in hosting Rohingyas

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A delegation of British MPs reaffirmed their cooperation with the Rohingyas and told them that they would ...

Paralympian Sharad Kumar visits National War Memorial, reminisces bravery of Gorkha Regiment

New Delhi [India], January 28 (ANI): Paralympics bronze-medallist high jumper Sharad Kumar on Friday visited the National War Memorial to ...

Paralympian Sharad Kumar visits National War Memorial, reminiscences bravery of Gorkha Regiment

New Delhi [India], January 28 (ANI): Paralympics bronze-medallist high jumper Sharad Kumar on Friday visited the National War Memorial to ...

Russia is dividing Europe but not in the way youd think

Western disunity over NATO is both an opportunity and a danger for MoscowA number of Washington's normally steadfast European allies ...

UK to allocate additional 130 million USD in humanitarian aid to Afghanistan: Reports

London [UK], January 28 (ANI): The United Kingdom Foreign Office has pledged to release another 97 million pounds (130 million ...

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Australian and Japanese share markets in strong advances

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia rebounded Friday with most of the major indices making solid gains.The Nikkei 225 ...

Bengali hospital bags world's best new building award

SATKHIRA, Bangladesh - The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has recognized an 80-bed Bangladeshi hospital in the coastal area ...

In bid to move supply chain to US, Intel to build chip plant in Ohio

SANTA CLARA, California: Chip maker Intel has announced that it will invest more than $20 billion in two new chip ...

Wild ride on Wall Street, particularly for tech stocks

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had another wild ride Thursday, scaling great heights and then nosediving. "Yesterday's FOMC ...

Facebook parent developing supercomputer to enter new computing age

MENLO PARK, California: Facebook's parent company, Meta, has announced the creation of what it believes is among the fastest artificial ...

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Snow storm closes much of Greece, including Athens

ATHENS, Greece: A severe snowstorm that swept across the Mediterranean region has stranded thousands of motorists on a motorway in ...


EU nations warned of falling behind in building 5G mobile networks

BRUSSELS, Belgium: A European Union watchdog, the European Court of Auditors (ECA), has warned that the EU faces considerable economic ...


Dozens feared dead after boat capsizes off Florida

FORT PIERCE, Florida: The U.S. Coast Guard is searching the waters off eastern Florida, with hopes of saving 39 missing ...


Thailand decriminalizes marijuana, unclear about recreational use

BANGKOK, Thailand: In a landmark move, Thailand, on January 25, emerged as the first Asian nation to decriminalize the use ...


China again sends warplanes to Taiwan; US aircraft carriers enter area

TAIPEI, Taiwan: In its largest sortie in 2022, China sent 39 warplanes towards Taiwan on January 24, amidst tensions over ...


France appears to ensure Djokovic plays in French Open under new rules

PARIS, France: Under the latest COVID-19 rules adopted by the French government, leading tennis player Novak Djokovic could be allowed ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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