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Marina Rodriguez outpoints Michelle Waterson in UFC flyweight bout

Brazil's Marina Rodriguez emerged with a unanimous-decision victory over the United States' Michelle Waterson in a flyweight fight that served ...

India: More than 401,000 New COVID Cases in 24 Hours

India's health ministry Saturday reported more than 401,000 new COVID infections and nearly 4,200 deaths in the previous 24-hour period.Public ...

Climate change threatens winged harbinger of spring

A sure sign of spring in northern Europe is the arrival of the Arctic tern bird, but ahead of the ...

Abhishek keeping distractions away ahead of Tokyo

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): World number one pistol shooter Abhishek Verma chooses not to be distracted by reports ...

New vine fossil identified as new species

Washington [US], May 8 (ANI): An 18.5 million-year-old fossil found in Panama researchers at the Cornell University provides evidence of ...

Death toll in police operation in Rio de Janeiro subway ris

Rio de Janeiro [Brazil], May 8 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of people, who died in a police operation in the subway ...

Brazil's Sao Paulo extends COVID-19 restriction phase

Sao Paulo [Brazil], May 8 (ANI/Xinhua): The government of the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo on Friday extended for two ...

WHO approves emergency use of Sinopharm vaccine

Geneva [Switzerland], May 8 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday approved the Chinese Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency ...

TRIPS waiver: there's more to the story than vaccine patents

The US has announced its limited support for the "TRIPS waiver", a proposal to suspend intellectual property protections for products ...

WHO Approves China COVID Vaccine for Emergency Use

The World Health Organization Friday approved for emergency use a COVID-19 vaccine created by China's state-owned drug maker Sinopharm, the ...

Cuba's push for coronavirus vaccine sovereignty

This is a transcript of episode 14 of The Conversation Weekly podcast 'Cuba's race for a coronavirus vaccine + making ...

With Ambassador Picks, Biden Faces Donor vs. Diversity Test

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is facing a fresh challenge to his oft-repeated commitment to diversity in his administration: assembling ...

WHO: COVID Cases Increase for Ninth Week

Worldwide COVID-19 cases have increased for the ninth straight week and deaths are up for the sixth week, Dr. Tedros ...

China Suspends Economic Dialogue with Australia

SYDNEY - China says it is suspending further meetings in an economic dialogue with Australia in the latest sign of ...

Pictures from outer space reveal the extent of illegal gold mining in Peru

In the Madre de Dios region of Peru, a human-made wasteland brushes up against the border of the Amazonian rainforest. ...

Fintech, SA's bright spot during the pandemic

Fintech companies in Africa raised nearly R20 billion in funding last year despite the Covid-19 pandemic. South Africa was among ...

25 Killed in Rio de Janeiro Police Raid on Drug Gang

RIO DE JANEIRO - At least 25 people, including a police officer, were killed in a shootout on Thursday during ...

What India's government needs to do to avoid another healthcare meltdown

The deadly second wave of coronavirus infections in India over the past few weeks has led to a sharp spike ...

Latin America rights groups face growing threats, attacks: Bachelet

UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet on Thursday issued an alert over the rising number of threats, attacks and attempts ...

Cardinals Ready For Schedule Of 17-Game Season

Team will take trip to Cleveland in 2021; Schedule released May 12 Darren Urban This story was originally published March ...

Evo Morales condemns repression against mobilizations in Colombia

Bolivia's former president Evo Morales on Thursday condemned the violence recorded since April 28 against the national strike in Colombia, ...

Brazil: the impacts of wildcat mining for women

Indigenous peoples live in distress, anguish, and fear due to the illegal activity and the risk of mercury contaminationBy Martha ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, May 9

BEIJING, May 9 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, May 9

BEIJING, May 9 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, May 9

BEIJING, May 9 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Brazil sees 2,202 more COVID-19 deaths

SAO PAULO, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Brazil reported on Saturday 2,202 more deaths from COVID-19, raising the national count to ...

Argentina's COVID-19 death toll tops 67,000

BUENOS AIRES, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Argentina on Saturday reported 170 more deaths from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, May 9

BEIJING, May 9 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Ecuador reports 2,033 new cases of COVID-19

QUITO, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador's Ministry of Health reported 2,033 cases and 68 more deaths from the novel coronavirus ...

UK records another 2,047 coronavirus cases, 5 deaths

LONDON, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Another 2,047 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures soar to yearly highs

CHICAGO, May 8 (Xinhua) -- CBOT agricultural futures soared to yearly highs in the past week amid strong demand and ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1500 GMT, May 8

BEIJING, May 8 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 1000 GMT, May 8

BEIJING, May 8 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0500 GMT, May 8

BEIJING, May 8 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Uruguayan FA rolls out Chinese COVID-19 vaccine

MONTEVIDEO, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Uruguay's top men's and women's football teams have begun receiving COVID-19 vaccines donated by China's ...

Brazil sees 2,165 more COVID-19 deaths

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Brazil reported on Friday 2,165 more deaths from COVID-19, raising the national count ...

Santos name Diniz as new manager

SAO PAULO, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Fernando Diniz has been appointed manager of Santos for the rest of the 2020 ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, May 8

BEIJING, May 8 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Ecuador registers 1,561 new cases in one day

BEIJING, May 8 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Ecuador registers 1,561 new COVID-19 cases in one day

QUITO, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador's Health Ministry reported on Friday 1,561 new COVID-19 infections and 31 more deaths in ...

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Google changing rules on working in office after Covid

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: Some 20 percent of Google's staff will continue to work remotely after the offices reopen in the ...

Losses climb for Hyatt amid pandemic as public remains homebound

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS: Hyatt Hotels has reported that it is facing greater losses in Q1 as the public opted to remain ...

Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Airlines, biofuel industries discuss low-cost biofuels with U.S. House

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a larger drive by lawmakers to advance climate and energy legislation, members of a U.S. ...

China reports 230 million tourist trips over May Day holiday

BEIJING, China: China set a new tourism record, as the Chinese made some 230 million trips over the extended May ...

U.S. industrial stocks set new records, U.S. dollar gets smashed

NEW YORK, New York - It was like Groundhog Day as stocks forged to new highs on Wall Street on ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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