Israeli Army Reinforces in West Bank After Synagogue Shooting

Israel’s military said it was boosting its forces in the occupied West Bank a day after a Palestinian gunman shot dead seven people on the outskirts of Jerusalem, and another shooting attack in the city on Saturday wounded two people. ...

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Saturday, 28 January 2023
In spite of Russian objections, Finland, Sweden to join NATO

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Finland and Sweden are prepared to join the NATO alliance, the U.S. State Department announced this week. The move comes after Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan asked Sweden not to expect its support for its membership, ...

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Saturday, 28 January 2023
Somaliland’s oil find could reset the regional balance: here’s how

The presence of oil in Somaliland has been confirmed by a recent exploration. The discovery has raised the stakes in Somaliland’s claim for independence from Somalia as it holds the potential for a new stream of revenue for the semi-auto ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
With end of Covid, Thailand expects 5 million Chinese tourists in 2023

BANGKOK, Thailand: Following China’s reopening and the end of its strict COVID-19 restrictions, businesses on Thailand’s holiday island of Phuket are preparing for the return of Chinese tourists, which they hope can boost their flagging ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
Markets extend losses, Sensex falls below 59,800 in morning trade

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 27 (ANI): The domestic equity markets on Friday extended losses in morning trade due to selling pressures in banking stocks. Though the global stocks’ key indices were up, it failed to lift domestic ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
UK Minister for Indo-Pacific Trevelyan says "Working to conclude FTA with India"

London [UK], January 25 (ANI): The United Kingdom is working to conclude a Free Trade Agreement with India, Secretary of State for International Trade Anne-Marie Trevelyan said on Wednesday. "I re-negotiated world-class, modern an ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
Mumbai Police busts fake passport racket, two arrested

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 25 (ANI): Mumbai Police crime branch busted a fake passport racket and arrested two persons in the case. According to Mumbai Police, the crime branch conducted a raid on Tuesday in the Andheri West ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
The world has no faith in COVID figures released by China: Report

Beijing [China], January 26 (ANI): There is great skepticism about the COVID data released by China and the World Health Organization (WHO) recently accused it of underplaying the seriousness of the pandemic by concealing the true nature ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
Study finds genomic screening helps to detect thyroid cancer

Pennsylvania [United States], January 26 (ANI): A recent study discovered that population-based genomic screening can help in the early diagnosis of medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) in patients with RET gene variations. MTC accounts for ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
UN: Escalating Attacks Terrorize Thousands in Eastern DR Congo

Geneva — The U.N. refugee agency, the UNHCR, is condemning escalating violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed hundreds of civilians and forced hundreds of thousands to flee their homes in search of safety. ...

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Wednesday, 25 January 2023
Ukraine’s Odesa Wins UNESCO Status Despite Russian Opposition

paris — UNESCO on Wednesday added the historic center of Ukraine’s port city of Odesa, often described as ‘the pearl of the Black Sea,’ to its World Heritage List, overcoming opposition from Russia. The 21 member states of the United N ...

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Wednesday, 25 January 2023
Odisha’s cultural activities add to Hockey World Cup excitement for fans

Bhubaneswar (Odisha)[India], January 23 (ANI): Hockey fans from all over the world have converged in the state of Odisha, abuzz with anticipation for the FIH Hockey World Cup 2023, and they have not been disappointed. The state governmen ...

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Tuesday, 24 January 2023