Wed, 17 Aug 2022

Jaishankar wishes Indonesian, Gabonese Foreign Ministers on their Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar extended his wishes to the Foreign Ministers of Indonesia ...

Madagascar President thanks India for standing with his country during time of need

Antananarivo [Madagascar], August 17 (ANI): Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina extended warm greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on India's 76th ...

First shipment of Ukrainian wheat for WFP-run humanitarian operations left Ukraine for Horn of Africa

NEW YORK, 16th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Linked to the Black Sea Grain Initiative, the first maritime shipment of Ukrainian ...

Millions more children to benefit from world's first malaria vaccine: UNICEF

New York [US], August 17 (ANI): The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has awarded a contract for the first ever ...

More Than 150 Children Dead in Zimbabwe Measles Outbreak

A measles outbreak in Zimbabwe has killed at least 157 children, with more than 2,000 infections reported across the country, ...

What Is a Vaccine-Derived Poliovirus

New York health officials announced in July that an unvaccinated adult man from Rockland County had been diagnosed with polio-the ...

What William Ruto's presidency would mean for Kenya's economy

William Ruto has been declared the winner of Kenya's 2022 presidential election. The close results have been queried, raising the ...

Odinga Rejects Kenyan Presidential Election Results

Nairobi - The runner-up in Kenya's just-concluded presidential election has rejected the result, saying the announcement of the winner was ...

PM Modi thanks world leaders for wishing on India's 76th Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday thanked Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid, former Israel Prime ...

Odinga: Kenya Election Results are 'Null and Void'

Former Kenyan prime minister Raila Odinga has rejected official results that show him losing last week's presidential election.In a televised ...

Kenyan Analysts Say Public Starting to Accept More Diverse Leadership

Nairobi - Political analysts in Kenya say the public is beginning to accept more diversified leadership after last week's election ...

Nigeria's Inflation Hits 17-Year High as Food Prices Soar

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigerian authorities say the country's inflation rate jumped to nearly 20% in July, compared to last year, ...

England announce playing eleven for first Test against South Africa

London [UK], August 16 (ANI): England cricket team has announced the playing eleven for the first Test of the three-match ...

Shahbaz Ahmed: A look at promising all-rounder's journey following his selection into national side

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): After a breakthrough year in domestic cricket and the Indian Premier League (IPL), the ...

"Zimbabwe are playing good cricket, it will keep us on our toes": Shikhar Dhawan ahead of first ODI

Harare [Zimbabwe], August 16 (ANI): Ahead of their first ODI against Zimbabwe, Indian vice-captain Shikhar Dhawan said that his side ...

Missing Kenyan Election Official Found Dead

Nairobi, Kenya - Kenyan police say the body of an election official has been found just outside the capital with ...

Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Jonny Bairstow among players signed by Abu Dhabi Knight Riders for ILT20

Abu Dhabi [UAE], August 16 (ANI): West Indies all-rounders Andre Russell and Sunil Narine and England batter Jonny Bairstow are ...

Experts Say Ruto's Win likely to be Challenged in Kenyan Court

Nairobi - Kenya's tightly contested presidential election led to growing tensions between supporters of the two main candidates William Ruto ...

Australia Urged to Speed Up Afghan Humanitarian Resettlement Process

SYDNEY - Australia's immigration minister Andrew Giles is reviewing Canberra's response to the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan a year after ...

Hobart Hurricanes sign England pacer Issy Wong for eighth season of WBBL

Hobart [Australia], August 16 (ANI): Hobart Hurricanes announced England pacer Issy Wong as their third and final international ahead of ...

EU electricity costs double

Day-ahead prices in Germany set a new record on TuesdayPower prices across the EU jumped to a fresh record high ...

Century-Old TB Vaccine Boosts Babies' Front-Line Immune Defenses

The widely used tuberculosis vaccine also fends off a slew of unrelated infectious diseases, and its immune boost can protect ...

Indian women's team to play Tests against Australia, England at home in 2023-24

Dubai [UAE], August 16 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday announced the first-ever Women's Future Tours Programme (FTP) ...

All-rounder Washington Sundar ruled out of India's ODI tour of Zimbabwe due to injury

Harare [Zimbabwe], August 16 (ANI): Indian all-rounder Washington Sundar has been ruled out of the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe ...

Former BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary passes away

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India] August 16 (ANI): Former BCCI acting secretary and former president of the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA), ...

Reports: Tiger Woods set to address PGA Tour players regarding LIV

The biggest name in golf, Tiger Woods, is reportedly set to meet Tuesday with fellow PGA Tour players regarding the ...

Caty McNally lands long-sought hometown win in Cincinnati

Hometown favorite Caty McNally overcame Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (2) on Monday to win a singles match ...

Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto wins presidential race

Nairobi [Kenya], August 16 (ANI): Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto has won the presidential election, the electoral commission chairman Wafula ...

Al-Qaida Affiliate Claims It Killed Four Russian Mercenaries in Mali

Al-Qaida's affiliate in Mali claimed Monday it had killed four mercenaries from Russia's private military firm, the Wagner Group, in ...

'Black-ish' creator Kenya Barris to direct 'Wizard of Oz' remake at Warner Bros.

Washington [US], August 16 (ANI): Kenya Barris, the creator of ABC's Black-ish, is set to write and direct the upcoming ...

India a true friend of Madagascar: PM Christian Ntsay

Antananarivo [Madagascar], August 16 (ANI): Ambassador Abhay Kumar handed over 15,000 bicycles to Madagascar Prime Minister Christian Ntsay on Monday, ...

South Sudanese Journalist Released After 8 Days in Detention

Juba, South Sudan - A female journalist who was arrested in South Sudan's capital on August 7, 2022, while covering ...

What's behind terrorist attacks on churches in Nigeria

In early June 2022, 40 people died, including children, in a mass shooting and bomb attack on a Catholic church ...

England will continue with its aggressive approach to Tests: James Anderson

London [UK], August 15 (ANI): Ahead of their first Test against South Africa at home, legendary England pacer James Anderson ...

Heavy Shelling Reported in Ukraine's Donbas Region

Ukraine's military reported Monday heavy shelling by Russian forces in the eastern Donbas region, as well as in areas in ...

US Airstrike in Somalia Kills 14 al-Shabab Militants

Officials in central Somalia say a U.S. airstrike against al-Shabab militants has killed 14 fighters, the deadliest strike against the ...

Cameroon Blames War in Ukraine for Food Price Spikes

Yaounde, Cameroon - Officials in Cameroon are urging people to eat local foods instead of imports, following protests over shortages ...

In Tunisia, a New Fight for Press Freedom

TUNIS - Mohammed Yassine Jelassi remembers his prison days under Tunisia's pre-revolution dictatorship, but mostly the heady ones a few ...

Nigerian Authorities Launch App to Monitor Crude Oil Theft

Abuja, Nigeria - Africa's largest oil producer, Nigeria, says thieves and vandals cost the country up to 200,000 barrels of ...

French Forces Complete Departure From Mali

The last French armed forces in Mali have relocated to Niger, after a falling out with Mali's military government and ...

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India captain KL Rahul begins training for Zimbabwe ODIs

Harare [Zimbabwe], August 17 (ANI): India skipper for Zimbabwe ODIs, KL Rahul has begun preparation for the upcoming series which ...

Jaishankar wishes Indonesian, Gabonese Foreign Ministers on their Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar extended his wishes to the Foreign Ministers of Indonesia ...

Madagascar President thanks India for standing with his country during time of need

Antananarivo [Madagascar], August 17 (ANI): Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina extended warm greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on India's 76th ...

First shipment of Ukrainian wheat for WFP-run humanitarian operations left Ukraine for Horn of Africa

NEW YORK, 16th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Linked to the Black Sea Grain Initiative, the first maritime shipment of Ukrainian ...

Millions more children to benefit from world's first malaria vaccine: UNICEF

New York [US], August 17 (ANI): The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has awarded a contract for the first ever ...

More Than 150 Children Dead in Zimbabwe Measles Outbreak

A measles outbreak in Zimbabwe has killed at least 157 children, with more than 2,000 infections reported across the country, ...

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