Strong Earthquake Strikes Turkey-Iran Border

dubai, united arab emirates — An earthquake with a magnitude of up to 5.9 struck the Turkey-Iran border region Saturday, destroying houses in a main provincial city in Iran, Iranian media and the European Mediterranean Seismological Cent ...

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Sunday, 29 January 2023
Why did Stalingrad and Coventry become sister cities

Today, there are thousands of sister cities in the world. But it was Stalingrad and Coventry that started this tradition. In 1944, the Soviet city of Stalingrad and the British city of Coventry became the world’s first sister cities. T ...

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Saturday, 28 January 2023
Wall Street struggles higher, Dow Jones adds 29 points

NEW YORK, New York — U.S. stocks hesitatingly continued higher Friday, reflecting widespread gains, albeit modest ones, across the globe. "We’re putting the final touches on an extremely strong January on the heels of lower inflat ...

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Saturday, 28 January 2023
CM Shivraj hands over appointment letters to newly appointed police constables

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 27 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan distributed appointment letters to the newly appointed constables in the state capital Bhopal on Friday. The letters were distribute ...

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Saturday, 28 January 2023
Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya virtually inaugurates National Summit on Quality of Biologicals

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday, virtually inaugurated the National Summit on Quality of Biologicals on Friday. Speaking on the occasion, Mandaviya said ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
Dow Jones rebounds as Wall Street benefits from strong GDP

NEW YORK, New York — Recession fears faded on Wall Street Thursday as annualized 4th quarter GDP (gross domestic product) came in at 2.9 percent, ahead of expectations. "For almost a year, the Federal Reserve has been trying to ac ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
Israel bombs Gaza following deadly raid

The violent flare-up came after nine Palestinians were killed during a raid on a refugee camp in Jenin Israel has carried out airstrikes on an alleged "military site" in the Gaza Strip, claiming the mission was a response to ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
What’s effective altruism? A philosopher explains

Effective altruism is an intellectual and charitable movement that aspires to find the best ways to help others. People dedicated to it rely on evidence and rational arguments to identify what they can do to make the most progress toward ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
Palestinians Say Israeli Troops Kill 9 in West Bank Raid

JERUSALEM — Israeli forces killed at least nine Palestinians, including a 60-year-old woman, and wounded several others during a raid in a flashpoint area of the occupied West Bank on Thursday, Palestinian health officials said, in one o ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
Eliminating neglected diseases in Africa: there are good reasons for hope

Togo had reason to celebrate in 2022 when it became the first country in the world to eliminate four neglected tropical diseases. The west African nation stamped out Guinea worm disease in 2011, lymphatic filariasis in 2017, sleeping sic ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
South Korean exports continue falling in January

SEOUL, South Korea: Korea Customs Service data released this week showed that South Korean exports for the first 20 days of January fell 2.7 percent from 2022. However, this pace was still slower than that recorded in December, when Sou ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
119th birth anniversary of Sindhi Nationalism’s founder: JSFM protests against state brutalities

Karachi [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): Jeay Sindh Freedom Movement (JSFM) organised protest rallies in Kandyaro and Tharirri Mohabbat City in Sindh against the state brutalities on the occasion of the 119th birth anniversary of Sain GM Sy ...

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Wednesday, 25 January 2023