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France are the biggest test we could face: England manager Gareth Southgate

Al Khor [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): Gareth Southgate said that France provides the greatest challenge England may face at the ...


World Cup roundup: France, England advance to quarterfinal clash

Olivier Giroud opened the scoring and Kylian Mbappe tallied twice to lead France into the World Cup quarterfinals with a ...


Migrant Workers Aim to Stay in Qatar Far Beyond World Cup Final

Doha, Qatar - Senegal's loss to England on Sunday saw Africa's hopes of lifting the trophy in Qatar recede even ...


FIFA WC: England oust Senegal 3-0 to set up quarterfinal clash with France

Al Khor [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): England breezed past Senegal with a 3-0 victory in the round of 16 encounter ...


FIFA WC: Kane, Henderson help England take 2-0 lead over Senegal at half-time

Al Khor [Qatar], December 5 (ANI): England dominated the first half to take a two-goal lead against Senegal through Harry ...


Mbappe fires France into World Cup last 8

© Provided by Xinhua Kylian Mbappe scored twice and assisted Olivier Giroud to become France's all-time leading scorer in a ...


Liberian President's Long Stay Abroad Criticized

Monrovia - Liberian President George Weah's long absence from the country has raised eyebrows and prompted criticism, leading one opposition ...


Study sheds light on origins of Omicron virus

Berlin [Germany], December 4 (ANI): The SARS-CoV-2 subtype, later termed "Omicron," was discovered a year ago in South Africa and ...


My foot is improving day by day: England captain Harry Kane ahead of clash against Senegal

Al Khor [Qatar], December 4 (ANI): Ahead of their Round of 16 clash against Senegal, England captain Harry Kane said ...


Burkina Faso Government Suspends France's RFI Radio Broadcasts

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Burkina Faso's military government has suspended the broadcast of France's RFI radio in the Sahel West ...


World Cup 2022: either Morocco or Senegal could break the glass ceiling

Sixteen remaining teams are playing in the knock-out phase of the 2022 men's football Fifa World Cup in Qatar, among ...


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Pfizer to spend $2.5 bln to expand Belgium, Irish factories

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Pfizer is set to invest more than $2.5 billion in its drug manufacturing operations in ...

Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

Apple returns to Twitter after Musk meeting with Tim Cook

Apple has "fully resumed" advertising on the Twitter social media platform, Bloomberg reported on Sunday, citing CEO Elon Musk's comments ...

Amtrak reports jump in riders, increased spending on infrastructure

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to U.S. rail company Amtrak, its ridership has nearly returned to pre-COVID-19 levels, rising by more than ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

CNN informs employees that layoffs are underway

ATLANTA, Georgia: As companies look to rein in costs and trim their headcount to brace for an economic slowdown, CNN's ...

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UK sees half of free-range turkeys dead to bird flu before Christmas

LONDON, England: Richard Griffiths, chief executive of the British Poultry Council, said nearly half of all turkeys and geese in ...

Iran's morality police force disbanded in response to demonstrations

The country has been gripped by violent protests after the death of a woman who allegedly wore an "improper" hijab ...

Musk says Neuralink brain chip human trials to begin in 6 months

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has said that he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company, Neuralink, to begin ...

In major break from past, Egypt to build 21 desalination plants

CAIRO, Egypt: Ayman Soliman, CEO of Egypt's Sovereign Fund, said as part of the first $3 billion phase of a ...

Request made for fast-tracking promising Alzheimer's drug

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to trial data contained in a report presented this week, an experimental Alzheimer's drug from Eisai and ...

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Exxon Mobil closing oil division in Equatorial Guinea in 2026

IRVING, Texas: Exxon Mobil Corp will wind down oil production in Equatorial Guinea in West Africa after its license expires ...


India has a good chance to win the men's hockey world cup: Former Pakistan forward Tahir Zaman

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Pakistan hockey legend Tahir Zaman has said that Team India has a good chance ...


Why women sometimes stay with abusers: insights from a Nigerian study

Domestic violence is a public health problem in most parts of the world. A 2021 United Nations report showed that ...


Why Britain should immediately withdraw from Mauritius' Chagos Islands

Britain is on the cusp of decolonising Mauritius - again. The first attempt at decolonisation took place in 1968 but ...


Sudan's military and political rulers sign deal

The agreement ends a standoff that began with a coup in 2021 and involved the US and RussiaThe Sudanese military ...


How pastoral farming can help to avoid a biodiversity crisis

The world is losing its biodiversity. An estimated 41,000 animal species are now threatened with extinction. World leaders will convene ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...