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 2020-01-23 17:44 

Press Trust of India

Cold wave persists in Himachal...

Shimla, Jan 23 (PTI) The weather remained dry and cold in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday with tourist hotspots Kufri and Manali reeling under sub-zero temperature, the Meteorological (MeT) Department said. The minimum and maximum temperatures in the state w...

 2020-01-23 17:43 

Press Trust of India

Mohan Bhagwat reaches Gorakhpur for 5-day visit...

Gorakhpur (UP), Jan 23 (PTI) RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday reached Gorakhpur for a five-day visit. During his stay here, Bhagwat will hold meetings with RSS workers of eastern Uttar Pradesh on Friday and Saturday and offer them guidance on their wor...

 2020-01-23 17:41 

Saudi Press Agency

Energy Minister: Saudi Arabia is Responsible and Influential Actor in International Arena...
 2020-01-23 17:40 

AP

Groups seek items they say could exonerate executed inmate...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Two groups sued a central Arkansas city on Thursday seeking the release of evidence they say could exonerate an inmate who was executed nearly three years ago.The......

 2020-01-23 17:36 

AP

Children's aunt says she was home when they were suffocated...

PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix woman accused of suffocating her three young children never appeared to be a danger to them, according to an aunt who was in the house at the time of the......

 2020-01-23 17:36 

AFP

Fair Fed and an underarm blast: Australian Open briefs...

Brief stories from the Australian Open on Thursday:"Noooooo. Elina's match on MCA tomorrow... I have a RLA ticket... can't watch :((((," tweeted the fan, referring to Margaret Court Arena and Rod Laver Arena, the centre court....

 2020-01-23 17:36 

Press Trust of India

AIFF's 2nd Division League to kick off on Saturday...

New Delhi, Jan 23 (PTI) The 2nd Division League preliminary round will get underway on Saturday in four different venues in Kerala, Gujarat and West Bengal, the All India Football Federation said on Thursday. ATK Reserves take on Jamshedpur Reserves in Gr...

 2020-01-23 17:34 

UPI

Ancient tooth plaque suggests first settlers of Vanuatu brought bananas...

Ancient tooth plaque suggests the first settlers of Vanuatu brought bananas with them when they colonized the Pacific island some 3,000 years ago....

 2020-01-23 17:31 

Kuwait News Agency

EU calls on Myanmar regime to implement ICJ ruling on Rohingya...

BRUSSELS, Jan 23 (KUNA) -- The European Union Thursday called on Myanmar to "fully implement" the provisional measures ordered by the International Court of Justice related with the persecution of the Rohingya minority in the country. The ICJ'...

 2020-01-23 17:30 

Press Trust of India

MP: Poppy husk worth lakhs seized; two held...

Bhopal, Jan 23 (PTI) The Madhya Pradesh police onThursday arrested two persons for allegedly transporting fourquintals of poppy husk, worth Rs 8 lakh, in a container truck,a senior officer said.Acting on a tip off, narcotics wing of the statepolice on Thu...

 2020-01-23 17:29 

AFP

Pakistan seek to retain T20 top spot against Bangladesh...

Pakistan are seeking to hold on to the top world ranking and also prove again the country is capable of hosting international cricket when they take on Bangladesh in a Twenty20 series starting Friday.Bangladesh, who last toured Pakistan in 2008, are comin...

 2020-01-23 17:27 

Press Trust of India

Airline asked to pay compensation for damaged baggage...

Mumbai, Jan 23 (PTI) The District Consumer DisputeRedressal Forum here has directed private airline GoAir to paycompensation to a passenger for the damage caused to hisbaggage.Marazban Bharucha, resident of Andheri here, hadtravelled by a GoAir flight fro...

 2020-01-23 17:26 

TASS

Russia ready to boost cooperation with Palestine, sees its concerns, Putin says...

At the meeting with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, Putin also voiced intention to discuss the overall situation in the region with him and recalled that "we are of course expecting you in Moscow this May"...

 2020-01-23 17:26 

UPI

Roger Waters to launch 'This is Not a Drill' tour in July...

Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters will perform across North America on a new tour in the summer....

 2020-01-23 17:24 

Reuters Canada

Goldman Sachs to companies: Hire at least one woman director if you want to go public...

From June 30, Goldman Sachs Group Inc will only help take a company public if it has at least one diverse board member, as such companies perform better after listing, Chief Executive David Solomon said on CNBC on Thursday....

 2020-01-23 17:20 

TASS

Leaders of over 40 states lay wreaths in honor of Holocaust victims...

At the start of the ceremony, Holocaust survivors Colette Avital and Rose Moskowitz lit a memorial torch in memory of those killed by the Nazi regime...

 2020-01-23 17:20 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait FM meets Somalia education conf. panel chief...

KUWAIT, Jan 23 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah Thursday received Dr. Ghanim Al-Najjar, head of the organizing executive committee of an international conference due in Kuwait this year for promoting educatio...

 2020-01-23 17:19 

TASS

Israeli president stresses need to fight antisemitism, racism together...

According to Reuven Rivlin, the international community today "must act based on common values"...

 2020-01-23 17:19 

AFP

Sonny Bill Williams 'to refuse to wear' Super League betting logo...

Rugby superstar Sonny Bill Williams is set to refuse to wear the logo of Super League sponsor Betfred due to his religious beliefs, says Toronto Wolfpack chairman Bob Hunter....

 2020-01-23 17:17 

dpa

As world focuses on Holocaust, some say survivors in Israel need more...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2020-01-23 17:16 

TASS

Macron supports Putin's proposal to hold summit of UN Security Council members...

He also stressed the need for a united Europe and a united international community in the conditions when antisemitism "rears its head" once again...

 2020-01-23 17:16 

Saudi Press Agency

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Receives Phone Call from Jordanian King...
 2020-01-23 17:15 

BloombergQuint

Bharti Airtel Regulatory Head Ravi Gandhi Quits...

Ravi Gandhi represented the company in cases including interconnection usage charges and various mergers and acquisitions....

 2020-01-23 17:14 

Reuters

[ Health ]

Blues health insurers put up $55 million to take on generic drug makers...

A group of Blue Cross Blue Shield insurers is investing $55 million in a venture that aims to offer cheaper prices to their members on generic drugs that currently have little or no competition, the companies said on Thursday....

 2020-01-23 17:14 

TASS

Dutch foreign minister's speculations over plane crash in Iran impermissible — Zakharova...

The diplomat recalled that Russia had provided sufficient evidence in the MH17 case testifying that all charges against it were absolutely groundless...

 2020-01-23 17:12 

Reuters Africa

White House says it takes reports of Amazon chief Bezos' phone hack seriously...
 2020-01-23 17:11 

AFP

Kyrgios scare as latest freak weather disrupts Australian Open...

Flamboyant Nick Kyrgios suffered a fright before reaching the Australian Open third round on Thursday as the weather-disrupted tournament faced a new challenge: dirty rain, which left courts muddy and unplayable.However, fifth seed Dominic Thiem had a sca...

 2020-01-23 17:11 

Press Trust of India

Tiwary to lead, Saha unlikely in Bengal vs Delhi...

Kolkata, Jan 23 (PTI) Seniormost player Manoj Tiwary will be back as Bengal captain in absence of Abhimanyu Easwaran in their upcoming Ranji Trophy match against Delhi at Eden Gardens from Monday. Easwaran, who was appointed skipper at the beginning of th...

 2020-01-23 17:10 

Reuters

[ Health ]

CDC raises Wuhan travel alert as coronavirus outbreak escalates...

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday raised its travel alert for the coronavirus outbreak to a level 3, recommending people avoid all nonessential travel to Wuhan, China....

 2020-01-23 17:10 

ANA-MPA

US has confidence in Greece's 'positive and stabilising role', US Ambassador Pyatt says...

US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt on Thursday said that Washington has confidence in......

 2020-01-23 17:10 

ANSA

No attack on Di Battista says Di Maio...

The staff of Foreign Minister and former 5-Star Movmeent (M5S) leader Luigi Di Maio on Thursday...

 2020-01-23 17:09 

AP

Wisconsin Republicans dismiss nonpartisan redistricting plan...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' plan to create a nonpartisan redistricting commission to draw Wisconsin's electoral maps may put pressure on the Republicans who control the......

 2020-01-23 17:09 

AP

New internet customers boost Comcast 4th-quarter profit...

Comcast continued adding internet customers in the fourth quarter, helping lift its net income 26%.The Philadelphia company, which owns NBCUniversal and European broadcaster Sky as well as......

 2020-01-23 17:09 

AP

K9 bites cow, deputy stuns dog; no burglary was solved...

GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy investigating a burglary in South Carolina had to use a stun gun on his K9 after the dog bit a cow, which then charged at the homeowner and the......

 2020-01-23 17:07 

SANA

Zakharova: US occupation, terrorists obstruct evacuation of remaining residents at al-Rukban Camp...

Moscow, SANA- Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said that the remaining displaced residents at al-Rukban Camp and al-Tanf region, near borders with Jordan, have not been evacuated as US occupation and terrorists prevent them from gettin...

 2020-01-23 17:06 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Japanese Film Festival returns to Moldovan capital...

Chisinau, 23 January /MOLDPRES/ - Four films will be screened at the Japanese Film Festival, due to take place at the Odeon Culture Centre from Moldova's capital on 23-26 January. The event is organized by the Embassy of Japan in Moldova as part of Ja...

 2020-01-23 17:05 

UPI

Juice WRLD's family releases statement, will share unreleased music...

The family of late rapper Juice WRLD has released a statement for the first time following the musician's recent death....

 2020-01-23 17:02 

UPI

Dutch airline KLM lifts ban to resume flights over Iran...

Dutch carrier KLM announced Thursday it will resume flights over Iran, about two weeks after it and several other airlines barred flights in the airspace after Tehran accidentally shot down a Ukrainian jetliner....

 2020-01-23 17:01 

UPI

Lena Waithe, Alana Mayo split after secret wedding...

"The Chi" creator Lena Waithe and Alana Mayo have separated two months after announcing their marriage....

 2020-01-23 17:00 

BloombergQuint

Even Larry Fink's Davos Scarf Is All About Climate Change...

Even Larry Fink's Davos Scarf Is All About Climate Change...

 2020-01-23 17:00 

UPI

South Korea's economic growth slows to decade-low 2%...

South Korea's economy expanded 2 percent last year to mark the weakest result since the global financial crisis in the late 2000s, the Bank of Korea said Wednesday....

 2020-01-23 17:00 

Kuwait News Agency

OPEC basket price down to USD 64.66 pb...
 2020-01-23 17:00 

Bahrain News Agency

Ways to enhance Bahraini-Egyptian economic cooperation discussed...
 2020-01-23 16:59 

UPI

South Africa restaurant sets Guinness record with 207 milkshakes...

A South Africa restaurant was awarded a Guinness World Record after proving the authenticity of its menu's most impressive boast: 207 different types of milkshakes....

 2020-01-23 16:58 

Reuters

China's Hebei province confirms first death outside epicenter of virus outbreak...

China's Hebei provincial health authority said a patient infected with the new coronavirus has died, marking the first confirmed death outside Hubei province where the outbreak began.'...

 2020-01-23 16:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

China's Hebei province confirms first death outside epicenter of virus outbreak...

China's Hebei provincial health authority said a patient infected with the new c......

 2020-01-23 16:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Carrefour eyes higher 2019 profit as Q4 sales accelerate...

Carrefour , Europe's largest retailer, said revenue growth accelerated in t......

 2020-01-23 16:58 

Reuters

Philippines' Duterte threatens to end military deal with the United States...

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned the United States on Thursday he would repeal an agreement on deployment of troops and equipment for exercises if Washington did not reinstate the visa of a political ally.'...

 2020-01-23 16:58 

Reuters

U.S. regulator to review recommendation on Fiat Chrysler's Jeep complaint against Mahindra...

A U.S. regulator said it will review part of a recommendation made last fall that India's Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd infringed upon the intellectual property rights of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Jeep SUV design.'...

 2020-01-23 16:57 

Reuters Canada

Police issue warrant for Antonio Brown...

The Hollywood (Florida) Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for Antonio Brown, two days after the free agent wide receiver and his trainer allegedly attacked a moving company truck driver....

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