Biden risks Gaza protests at Martin Luther King Jr.’s college

ATLANTA — U.S. President Joe Biden speaks Sunday at the former university of civil rights icon Martin Luther King, Jr, in a bid to woo Black voters that risks being overshadowed by protests against Israel’s war in Gaza. Biden’s g ...

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Sunday, 19 May 2024
Flash floods kill at least 50 people in western Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD — Flash floods from heavy seasonal rains in western Afghanistan have killed at least 50 people and dozens remain missing, a Taliban official said Saturday, adding the death toll was based on preliminary reports and might r ...

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Sunday, 19 May 2024
"Pakistan is roaming with begging bowl, enemies tremble due to our ‘dhaakad’ govt": PM Modi

Ambala (Haryana) [India], May 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that enemies of the nation have to think 100 times before causing any harm as there is a dhaakad (powerful) government in the country. Referrin ...

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Sunday, 19 May 2024
Baloch activist condemns Gwadar fencing project, cites CPEC as cause of encirclement

Quetta [Pakistan], May 19 (ANI): Mahrang Baloch, a Balochistan-based activist, said on Saturday that the fence around Gwadar was not merely physical but had been metaphorically erected ever since the initiation of mega projects unde ...

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Sunday, 19 May 2024
Court orders suspect in Slovak PM shooting be detained

PEZINOK, Slovakia — The man accused of attempting to assassinate Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico was ordered to remain behind bars Saturday. Fico is in serious but stable condition after surviving multiple gunshots, officials said ...

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Sunday, 19 May 2024
Manchester City’s Phil Foden becomes Premier League Player of the Season

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Manchester City and England midfielder Phil Foden was named the Premier League (PL) 2023-2024 Player of the Season award for the youngster’s stunning performance for the City. In 2023-2024, Foden ...

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Saturday, 18 May 2024
Japan’s Sony reports increased profits

TOKYO, Japan: This week, Japanese electronics and entertainment giant Sony said that due to strong sales of its video games, music and movies, its profits surged 34 percent in the last quarter. The Tokyo-based company’s quarterly ...

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Friday, 17 May 2024
U.S. stocks end lower after Dow Jones hits new record high

NEW YORK, New York — U.S. stocks were mixed Thursday but the Dow Jones touched a new record high during intra-day trading, eclipsing the 40,000 level for the first time, but closing a fair bit below that. The surge in the Dow fol ...

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Thursday, 16 May 2024
Lions QB Jared Goff: ‘More fired up than ever’

(Photo credit: Eric Seals / USA TODAY NETWORK) Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff made his goals clear on Thursday, the day the team announced his signing to a contract extension through the 2028 season. "I’m more driven and ...

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Thursday, 16 May 2024
Fire threat eases near Canada’s oil sands hub

The threat from a wildfire near Canada’s oil hub of Fort McMurray, Alberta, appeared to be easing Wednesday, a day after it forced thousands of residents to evacuate and stirred memories of a damaging blaze nearly a decade earlier. ...

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Thursday, 16 May 2024
New batches of displaced arrive country from Lebanon

Governorates, SANA- Dozens of displaced families residing in refugee camps in Lebanon returned today through the al-Zamrani crossing in Damascus countryside and the Jusiyah crossing in Homs countryside to their safe villages and tow ...

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Wednesday, 15 May 2024
Tripura: Meeting convened to push ABHA card enrolment

Agartala (Tripura) [India], May 15 (ANI): In a move to advance the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM), a crucial meeting was convened by Agartala Municipal Corporation (AMC) with ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activist) workers ...

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Wednesday, 15 May 2024
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