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India rejects US commission report on religious freedom, says comments reflect lack of understanding of country's plurality

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): India on Saturday dismissed the 2022 United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) ...

US special envoy skips Doha meet, says will talk to Taliban after their concrete steps to ensure human rights

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 2 (ANI): While skipping the Doha meeting between the US delegation and Taliban representatives, US special envoy ...

Germany issues warning over Russian gas

Energy regulator also hints at priorities for natural gas rationingA complete suspension of natural gas supplies from Russia is a ...

Scientists find the factors influencing behaviour of whale shark

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): A new research led by scientists from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, the Anderson Cabot ...

Judiciary is only answerable to Constitution: CJI Ramana

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): The Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Saturday said that the political party ...

MLB roundup: Cristian Javier fans career-high 14 in Astros' win

Cristian Javier became the fourth pitcher in Astros history with consecutive starts of 13-plus strikeouts as Houston rolled to an ...

Climate Envoy: Despite Legal Setbacks, US to Achieve Goals

Washington - U.S. climate envoy John Kerry said Friday that setbacks for President Joe Biden's climate efforts at home have ...

US Announces $820 Million Military Aid Package for Ukraine

The United States announced details Friday of $820 million in additional military aid for Ukraine, including new surface-to-air missile systems ...

Canada Abortion Providers Prepare to Receive US Patients

vancouver, british columbia - Medical centers in Canada that perform abortions are preparing to receive patients from U.S. states that ...

Biden to Award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, ...

At Doha meet, US censures Taliban on rights issues in Afghanistan

Doha [Qatar], July 2 (ANI): A high-level US delegation met with senior Taliban representatives in Qatar to discuss concerns about ...

Biden Vows to Protect Abortion Rights After Roe v. Wade Reversal

Washington - U.S. President Joe Biden vowed to protect the right of American women to access abortion, following what he ...

Maxime Crepeau visits old club as first-place LAFC battles Whitecaps

Los Angeles FC won't have newly acquired international stars Gareth Bale and Giorgio Chiellini in the lineup Saturday night at ...

California Sets Nation's Toughest Plastics Reduction Rules

Sacramento, California - Companies selling shampoo, food and other products wrapped in plastic have a decade to cut down on ...

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. helps Blue Jays rout Rays

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had three hits, including a solo home run, and the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the visiting Tampa ...

2022 NASCAR Kwik trip 250: Preview, Odds Best Bets

In an intriguing race last Sunday at Nashville Superspeedway, Chase Elliott became the fifth two-time winner in the NASCAR Cup ...

US to send USD 820 million additional military assistance to Ukraine

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): The United States on Friday announced that it will provide Ukraine with USD 820 million ...

Turkey blocks two major Western news websites

The country's media watchdog blocked access to VoA and DW after they refused to obtain a broadcasting licenseThe Turkish Broadcasting ...

China's growing influence poses threat to dominance of US

Beijing [China], July 2 (ANI): China's growing influence poses a threat to the dominance of the existing superpower country, the ...

US accuses Chinese companies of aiding Russia's war in Ukraine

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): The United States has accused several companies and research institutes in China of supporting Russia's ...

Wikileaks' Assange Lodges Appeal Against US Extradition

London - WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange has appealed to the High Court in London to block his extradition to the ...

Researchers Forecast Volcanic Eruptions Using Satellite Data

Scientists appear one step closer to predicting volcanic eruptions - a problem that has vexed volcanologists for decades. Research published ...

Voice of America launches services in Sindhi language to reach out to Pakistan's minority community

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): After a long wait to reach out to the members of the Sindhi minority community ...

US Basketball Star Griner Goes on Trial in Russia on Drug Charges

U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner went on trial Friday in a court on the outskirts of Moscow to hear drug ...

Priyanka Chopra's new homeware brand 'Sona Home' trolled by netizens for being 'overpriced'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 1 (ANI): Actor and businesswoman Priyanka Chopra, who recently launched her new Indian homeware lineup 'Sona ...

US allows ship to unload Russian oil cargo after finding no breach of sanctions: Reports

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States on Friday allowed a halted oil tanker transporting fuel products from Russia ...

Brittney Griner trial begins in Russia

Facing up to 10 years in Russian prison, Brittney Griner began a trial for illegal drug possession in a court ...

U.S. Supreme Court in recess following series of consequential rulings

© Provided by Xinhua --- The Supreme Court is the final appellate court of the U.S. judicial system, with the ...

After 'imported government', Pakistan now 'importing waste' from friendly countries

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 1 (ANI): After the rhetoric by Pakistan's former Prime Minister Imran Khan on the so-called "foreign conspiracy" ...

How 19th-century literature spread the archetype of the 'evil abortionist'

After the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, one aspect of the abortion debate stayed the same: lurid sensationalism.GOP ...

What are bail funds? Two social policy experts explain

When someone charged with a crime is eligible for release but cannot afford cash bail, they typically will remain in ...

Mattis: Putin Goes to Bed at Night 'Fearful'

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Former U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Friday lobbed insults at Russian President Vladimir Putin and ...

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur sign Richarlison from Everton

London [UK], July 1 (ANI): Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur on Friday announced the signing of Richarlison from Everton until ...

Pro-choice in India vs US: Bombay HC permits abortion at 16-wks in rape case while US overturns Roe vs Wade

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 1 (ANI): While the recent US Supreme Court's ruling that abortion is no longer a federal ...

WNBA Star Griner's Court Case to Begin in Russia

The trial of professional women's basketball player Brittney Griner is set to begin Friday in a Russian courtroom.The WNBA star ...

Bret Michaels hospitalized, 'Poison' show in Nashville canceled

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): Poison was scheduled to perform Thursday night, June 30, alongside Def Leppard, Motley Crue and ...

Rays aim to bounce back vs. Jays behind Corey Kluber

After ending one streak, the visiting Tampa Bay Rays will be out to stop another on Friday afternoon against the ...

Snake Island back in Ukrainian hands, Russia finally departs

Kyiv [Ukraine], July 1 (ANI): Almost after four months after Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the armed forces of Russia finally ...

Consumer spending slows as Americans reel from record high prices

© Provided by Xinhua - The worst inflation in 40 years and record-high gasoline prices have made Americans more careful ...

US says fighter jet sale to Turkey in the works

A senior US official denied reports that Washington made the deal contingent on Ankara's support for NATO enlargementThe US government ...

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Short-handed Sounders blank Toronto FC, 2-0

Dylan Teves scored his first professional goal six minutes before halftime to help the short-handed Seattle Sounders to a 2-0 ...

Rays use big bats to claim doubleheader sweep over Blue Jays

Francisco Mejia hit a two-run homer and a solo shot, Isaac Paredes hit a three-run blast and the visiting Tampa ...

Shock stay dominant at OWL Midseason Madness qualifying

The San Francisco Shock continued their dominant roll with a sweep on Saturday, upping their record to 11-0 at the ...

Crew aim to continue strong play when they meet Union

Boosted by the contributions from their young players, the resurgent Columbus Crew hosts the Philadelphia Union on Sunday seeking to ...

Shane McClanahan strikes out 10 as Rays drop Jays in Game 1

Left-hander Shane McClanahan struck out 10 over seven innings and the visiting Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Toronto Blue Jays ...

Pirates trade LHP Anthony Banda to Blue Jays for cash

The Pittsburgh Pirates traded left-hander Anthony Banda to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations Saturday. The Pirates designated Banda ...

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