Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 strikes Iran, kills 2

Tehran [Iran], January 29 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 on the Richter scale hit the city of Khoy in Iran on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. The quake resulted in the death of 2 people and injured ...

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Sunday, 29 January 2023
Earthquake in Northwest Iran Kills at Least 3, Injures 300

dubai, united arab emirates — An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck northwest Iran near the border with Turkey on Saturday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 300, state media reported. Iranian media said the e ...

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Sunday, 29 January 2023
Wall Street struggles higher, Down 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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Friday, 27 January 2023
Tyrone Wheatley named head coach at Wayne State

Ex-NFL running back Tyrone Wheatley is returning to his home state of Michigan as head football coach at Division II Wayne State. "I am beyond excited to welcome Coach Wheatley and his family to the Wayne State community," in ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
Strikes: how rising household debt could slow industrial action this year

After decades of declining real wages and deteriorating working conditions, strike activity has spiked over the last year, particularly in the United Kingdom. From nurses and teachers to railway and postal workers, employees are demandin ...

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Thursday, 26 January 2023
Amidst banks cutting jobs worldwide, some US banks keep hiring

WASHINGTON D.C.: As the US economy is slowing, JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America continued to hire workers, even after the five largest US lenders increased staff levels by 100,000 since the start of 2020. The chief financial officers ...

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Sunday, 22 January 2023
UN Rights Official Urges 60 Million Vaccines for North Korea

Seoul — The United Nations’ top North Korea human rights expert is urging the international community to send 60 million doses of coronavirus vaccines to North Korea, one of only two countries yet to begin widespread COVID-19 vaccination ...

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Wednesday, 23 February 2022
Pakistan reports 1360 new COVID-19 cases, 31 deaths in last 24 hours

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 21 (ANI): Pakistan recorded 1,360 new COVID-19 cases and 31 deaths in the past 24 hours, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Monday.With the new infections, the overall number of COVID- ...

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Monday, 21 February 2022
Kerala reports 6,757 new COVID cases in last 24 hours

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], February 19 (ANI): Kerala registered 6,757 new cases of COVID-19 during the last 24 hours, said the Health Department of the state on Saturday. During the last 24 hours, a total of 16 deaths were re ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
Research reveals daily exercise at 70 might stave off major heart disease later

Padua [Italy], February 19 (ANI): A recent research has suggested that twenty minutes of daily moderate to vigorous exercise in early old age may best stave off major heart disease, including heart failure, in late old age (eighty plus). ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
Rockmond Dunbar files lawsuit against Disney, 20th Television over COVID vaccine-related firing from ‘9-1-1’

Washington [US], February 19 (ANI): A federal lawsuit has been filed by American actor Rockmond Dunbar against his former employers, Disney and 20th Television, for firing him from ‘9-1-1’. As per the court documents filed on Wednesday ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
Indo-Pacific central to world, today India has more capabilities, more influence: Jaishankar

Munich [Germany], February 19 (ANI): Underlining the centrality of Indo-Pacific, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said today’s world is "far more interdependent, inter-penetrative and paradoxical in nature", o ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022