Mon, 23 May 2022

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

After China bows out, new decision expected on Asian Cup host

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: After China's decision to not host the 2023 Asian Cup, a choice for a new host will ...

Strong support for Taiwan to attend WHO meeting this week

GENEVA, Switzerland: The World Health Organization (WHO) has received a proposal by 13 member states requesting that Taiwan be allowed ...

EU heads tell Ukraine military supplies will continue

BRUSSELS, Belgium: European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has said that the bloc would ensure Ukraine that it has ...

Bush laments "wholly unjustified and brutal invasion"

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has made an embarrassing mistake in criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin over his decision ...

US war crimes unit investigates Russian actions in Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. State Department has announced the launch of a new program to capture and analyze evidence of ...

Popularity of Indonesian president sinks due to price rises

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A new poll released this week indicated that Indonesian President Joko Widodo's approval rating has hit a six-year ...

Tourist bus in Indonesia strikes billboard, 14 dead

EAST JAVA, Indonesia: A tourist bus crashed into a billboard on a highway on Indonesia's main island of Java this ...

Schools, restaurants in Belgrade evacuated following bomb threats

BELGRADE, Serbia: Belgrade was paralyzed this week by a series of bomb threats, including against schools, bridges, restaurants and a ...

Jeff Bezos tells Biden that inflation most hurts poor

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a tweet this week, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos criticized President Joe Biden for the second time in ...

As food prices rise, Iranians take to the streets to protest

TEHRAN, Iran: According to social media posts, protests that began last week across Iran over a reduction in state subsidies ...

World Economic Forum President: Annual Meeting comes at the most consequential global moment of past three decades

ABU DHABI, 23rd May, 2022 (WAM) -- Borge Brende, President of the World Economic Forum, has said that the annual ...

IHC to invest AED183 million as cornerstone investor in Borouge IPO

ABU DHABI, 23rd May, 2022 (WAM) -- International Holding Company (IHC), announced today an investment of AED183 million as cornerstone ...

Raising a toast to handmade fruit preserves

By Pushpesh PantNew Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): It was almost three decades back when India heard the footsteps of ...

Chinese-run ports worldwide exert pier pressure

Hong Kong, May 23 (ANI): Infrastructure deals with foreign countries - including airports and ports - are instrumental for China ...

ThePost expansion plans already underway, announces marketing lead Shubham Sharma

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI/ATK):Raking in millions in monthly traffic, the website has gathered significantly positive responses from the ...

GPJ India ties up with ENSYDE to reduce environmental impact of events

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): George P Johnson Experience Marketing (GPJ), India, the country's leading global experience marketing agency, ...

Empuls by Xoxoday now available on Microsoft AppSource

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Xoxoday, Make Everyday Rewarding, today announced the availability of Empuls onEmpuls, the all-in-one ...

Cases are high and winter is coming. We need to stop ignoring COVID

In a poll conducted by the Guardian in August of 2021 about the number of deaths Australians would be willing ...

UNHCR: Record 100 million people forcibly displaced worldwide

The Ukraine war and other conflicts pushed the number of people forced to flee conflict, violence, human rights violations and ...

Cannes: Transylvania-set 'R.M.N.' Probes a Ubiquitous Crisis

Cannes, France - Cristian Mungiu's Cannes Film Festival entry 'R.M.N.' is set in an unnamed mountainous Transylvanian village in Romania, ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 23

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

German Chancellor Scholz Kicks off Africa Trip in Senegal

dakar, senegal - German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said his country is interested in a major gas exploitation project in Senegal ...

Ahead of Quad summit, Chinese FM Wang Yi slams US for pursuing 'Indo-Pacific Strategy'

Guangzhou [China], May 23 (ANI): Ahead of the Quad summit on Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi slammed the United ...

Mansukh Mandaviya lauds ASHA workers for their role in COVID-19 management

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Monday congratulated all the ASHA workers for bagging ...

On Japan visit, PM Modi in Op-Ed notes age-old link as bedrock of bilateral ties

Tokyo [Japan], May 23 (ANI): Underlining that India-Japan cultural ties go back several centuries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday ...

First look of Morgan Freeman, Josh Hutcherson's time-bending thriller '57 Seconds' is out

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): The first look of '57 Seconds' starring Morgan Freeman and Josh Hutcherson is out. ...

Thunderstorms, rains lead to flight delays at Delhi's IGI

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Thunderstorms and rains along with gusty winds affected the flight operations at Delhi's Indira ...

New spiritual book 'From Milwaukee to Mayapur' penned by Steven J Rosen releases under Clever Fox Publishing

New Delhi [India] May 23 (ANI/ATK): Under Clever Fox Publishing, Writer Steven J. Rosen, also known as Satyaraja Das, releases ...

PM Modi in Tokyo to attend Biden's Indo Pacific Economic Framework launch, meet top business leaders

Tokyo [Japan], May 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Tokyo on Monday, will meet top business leaders ...

China's economy hit hard by return of COVID-19

Beijing [China], May 23 (ANI): China, which once boasted of a robust defence against COVID-19 pandemic, is now hit hard ...

Rain, thunderstorm bring down temperature sharply in Delhi NCR

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Giving respite from the scorching sun, thunderstorms and rain brought down the temperature drastically ...

Asia Album: Biodiversity for everyone at Singapore's National Parks Board

© Provided by Xinhua SINGAPORE, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's National Parks Board (NParks) held the Festival of Biodiversity from ...

Arctic region turns into int'l theater of military operations: Russian FM

Moscow [Russia], May 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian Ambassador-at-large for Arctic Cooperation Nikolay Korchunov told Sputnik on Sunday that the Arctic region ...

PM Modi hails ASHA workers for ensuring healthy India

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Congratulating all ASHA workers for bagging World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General's Global Health Leaders' ...

Singapore tourism numbers soar as it commits to remaining open, Indians visitors ranked first

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, May 23 (ANI): Singapore tourism numbers have been climbing since it re-opened its borders to foreign ...

UN human rights chief to begin China visit today

Beijing [China], May 23 (ANI): United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet will begin her China visit from ...

Heavy rain, thunderstorm hit Delhi, flight operations affected

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Flight operations at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport were affected on Monday morning ...

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Greenback under pressure in Asia, stocks close mostly higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly moderately higher at the close Monday, while the U.S. dollar was ...

Chinese voice criticism of $1,373 Gucci umbrella that cannot get wet

BEIJING, China: Chinese consumers have been vocal in their criticism of a $1,373 Gucci umbrella which should be kept out ...

Mercedes to install lighter batteries with 20-40% power boost

STUTTGART, Germany: Beginning in 2025, Mercedes-Benz will incorporate a new, highly energy-dense battery in its G-Class electric vehicles, potentially solving ...

Recession feared by as UK faces highest inflation in 40 years

LONDON, England: UK prices are rising at their fastest rate in 40 years, as higher energy bills are changing spending ...

Target reports profits down 52%, shares down 25%

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: Amidst the rising costs of essentials, such as fuel and food, and the rapid return by consumers to ...

German Allianz pays $6 billion in fraud case, officials plead guilty

WASHINGTON D.C.: After its U.S. asset management unit pleaded guilty to criminal securities fraud after the collapse of a group ...

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