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Thousands of Hong Kong residents told to stay in homes

PanARMENIAN.Net - Hong Kong's government declared its first lockdown on Saturday, ordering thousands of people to stay in their homes ...

Trump enablers Cruz and Hawley face questions over Jan. 6 insurrection

WASHINGTON - Seven Democratic senators asked the Senate Ethics Committee on Thursday to investigate the actions of Republican Senators Ted ...

As Trump said, Joe Biden is going to need a lot of luck

While Joe Biden's Presidency gives people a chance to rebuild, it also faces the bitterness and opposition of Trump's ever-loyal ...

Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

Pasha 92: How we discovered two new giant radio galaxies

A telescope in South Africa by the name of MeerKAT enabled the discovery of two giant radio galaxies recently. Finding ...

Ghana's unstable building problem is about more than lax regulation

Collapsed buildings are worryingly common in several large African cities. One study counted 54 building collapse deaths and 122 injuries ...

How young Kenyans feel about farming goes against conventional wisdom

Every year, 12 million young people enter the labour market across the African continent.Economists and policy makers differ about how ...

How Kenya's new personal data protection law could affect researchers

The risk of infringing on privacy is growing by the day given the increased frequency and granularity of the data ...

Klopp believes Burnley 'low point' can inspire Liverpool turnaround

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted his side's recent poor form could spark a reaction from his players that fuels ...

New Zealand Investigates Case of Coronavirus Community Spread

For the first time since Nov. 18, New Zealand health officials Sunday began to investigate a probable case of community-spread ...

Kristin Cavallari, Jay Cutler spark reconciliation rumours

Washington [US], January 24 (ANI): American TV personality Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler on Friday sparked reconciliation rumours when the ...

Imran Khan delays notification on Broadsheet inquiry panel

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's government has delayed the issuance of notification regarding the formation ...

Handover Karima Baloch's body to her family, says activist

Toronto [Canada], January 24 (ANI): A prominent Baloch activist, Lateef Johar Baloch, on Sunday claimed that human rights activist Karima ...

No violations during detention of protesters: Russia HRC

Moscow [Russia], January 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Chairman of the Russian Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights Valery Fadeyev says ...

Flight operations resume atSikkim's Pakyong Airport

Gangtok (Sikkim) [India], January 24 (ANI): Airline operations at Sikkim's only airport at Pakyong, near Gangtok, resumed on Saturday after ...

Scenic train routes may intrigue you to explore China

© Provided by Xinhua | Photo taken on Feb. 1, 2018 shows bullet trains waiting to be maintained in Wuhan, ...

Intl working group reiterates support for Libyan ceasefire

Tripoli [Libya], January 24 (ANI/Xinhua): The International Follow-Up Committee for Libya Security Working Group reiterated on Saturday their full and ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Jan. 24)

BEIJING, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Really want to play my best cricket: Faf du Plessis

Karachi [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): South Africa's Faf du Plessis said he really wants to play his "best cricket" as ...

Asia Album: Pakistani children attend "park school" amid pandemic

© Provided by Xinhua | Children attend a class at a "park school" ahead of International Day of Education in ...

Tony Finau among three atop The American Express

Tony Finau overcame a double bogey to shoot a 5-under-par 67 on Saturday and grab a share of the 54-hole ...

France registers 23,924 new COVID-19 cases

Paris [France], January 24 (ANI/Xinhua): France on Saturday reported 23,924 new cases of COVID-19 infection in a 24-hour span, raising ...

Blue Jays' WS odds slashed with George Springer on board

Toronto officially announced the signing of outfielder George Springer on Saturday, and the Blue Jays' World Series odds have been ...

Joe Biden speaks to UK PM Johnson

London [UK], January 24 (ANI): US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke over the phone on ...

China gives coastguard power to fire on foreign vessels

Beijing [China], January 24 (ANI): In a move that is expected to escalate tensions between China and its neighbours, Beijing ...

Portugal's Joao Sousa pulls out of Australian Open

Portugal's Joao Sousa said Saturday that he will not play in next month's Australian Open, citing the country's strict COVID-19 ...

WHO Warns of Diseases Spreading in Tigray Because of Conflict

GENEVA - The World Health Organization is warning that conflict in Ethiopia's northern Tigray province and the consequent disruption of ...

Tens of Thousands protest in Russia against Navalny arrest

Moscow [Russia], January 24 (ANI): Tens of thousands took to the streets in Russia on Saturday to protest against the ...

Hong Kong Imposes COVID Lockdown in Densely Populated District

The local government in Hong Kong said Saturday that it had locked down one of the territory's most heavily populated ...

PML-N lambasts Imran Khan after UN cautions staff

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): Pakistani Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) has demanded resignation from Prime Minister Imran Khan and Aviation ...

Update: Veteran U.S. talk show host Larry King dies at 87

© Provided by Xinhua | Television host Larry King makes a speech at the Seoul Digital Forum 2011 in Seoul, ...

France registers 23,924 new COVID-19 cases, 230 deaths in one day

© Provided by Xinhua | Marcelle, 85-year-old, receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a temporary vaccination center on the ...

Cheslin Kolbe returns as Toulouse hammer lowly Agen

Springbok Rugby World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe played his first game since mid-December to help Toulouse return to the Top ...

Capitol mob wasn't just angry men - there were angry women as well

The terror inflicted on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 laid bare America's problem with violent extremism.

Zimbabweans Blame Government for COVID-19 Deaths of Officials

HARARE, ZIMBABWE - A surge in coronavirus cases in Zimbabwe has included the deaths of two Cabinet ministers in 48 ...

Portugal's COVID-19 deaths top 10,000

Lisbon [Portugal], January 24 (ANI/Xinhua): COVID-19 deaths in Portugal passed the 10,000 mark Saturday after a record 274 fatalities were ...

Bodies of migrant workers flown back to Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 23 (ANI): After waiting for over two months, families of Nepali migrant workers, who died in Malaysia ...

WHO inks deal for delivery of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines

Geneva [Switzerland], January 23 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday announced that it had reached an agreement with ...

Senators place F Tim Stutzle on injured reserve

The Ottawa Senators will be without forward Tim Stutzle for a third straight game Saturday night after placing the 19-year-old ...

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Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

European Union's external fishing activities under scrutiny

The EU has a large fleet that fishes outside European waters. Nearly a third of its catch comes from non-EU ...

No violations during detention of protesters: Russia HRC

Moscow [Russia], January 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Chairman of the Russian Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights Valery Fadeyev says ...

Handover Karima Baloch's body to her family, says activist

Toronto [Canada], January 24 (ANI): A prominent Baloch activist, Lateef Johar Baloch, on Sunday claimed that human rights activist Karima ...

US condemns crackdown on protests in Russia

Washington DC [US], January 24 (ANI): Amid the ongoing protest in Russia against the arrest of activist Alexey Navalny, the ...

Russia extends condolences to family of late Larry King

Washington DC [US], January 24 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian Embassy in the US has expressed condolences over the passing of iconic ...

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