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Myanmar's Sanctions-Hit Junta Still Netting Vast Oil, Gas Profits

Bangkok - Vast oil and gas profits continue flowing to, and propping up, Myanmar's military junta a year and a ...

Russia's Sputnik V vaccine marks two-year anniversary

The world's first registered Covid-19 shot has been supplied to 71 countries, home to four billion people, the head of ...

Firefighters Subdue Deadly Blaze at Key Oil Facility in Cuba

havana - A deadly fire that consumed at least half of a large oil storage facility in western Cuba and ...

Police Raid Peru President's Home in Search of Relative

Lima, Peru - Police on Wednesday raided the private home of Peruvian President Pedro Castillo, local media reported, in search ...

Brazil Manifestos Seek to Rein in Bolsonaro Before Election

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazilians poured into the University of Sao Paulo's law school to hear a manifesto denouncing the ...

Serena Williams bids farewell, Coco Gauff battles for win in Toronto

It was a loss that made the biggest news at the National Bank Open in Toronto on Wednesday as Serena ...

Nick Kyrgios upsets No. 1 seed Daniil Medvedev in Montreal

Australian Nick Kyrgios stormed back from a first-set defeat to upset No. 1 seed Daniil Medvedev of Russia, winning 6-7 ...

Iga Swiatek rolls, Coco Gauff battles for win in Toronto

Top seed Iga Swiatek of Poland breezed into the next round while No. 10 Coco Gauff needed nearly three hours ...

UAE stresses role of culture as significant driver of socio-economic growth at Colombia conference

ABU DHABI, 10th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Mubarak Al Nakhi, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Culture and Youth, participated in ...

World Cup start date moves up one day

The 2022 World Cup start date is moving up by a day, according to multiple reports. Host Qatar is now ...

Qatar World Cup to undergo late change media

The tournament is set to begin one day earlier than advertised, according to reportsThe kick-off to this year's World Cup ...

Jaishankar wishes people of Ecuador on country's Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday congratulated the people of Ecuador on the ...

Machine Medvedev set for tough Kyrgios test

The world number one and the Australian maverick will meet at the Canadian OpenWorld number one Daniil Medvedev will meet ...

Raging Fire Consumes 4th Tank at Cuba Oil Storage Facility

HAVANA - Flames engulfed a fourth tank at an oil storage facility in western Cuba on Tuesday as the raging ...

Venezuelans protest sanctions, illegal seizures of nation's assets

© Provided by Xinhua About 10,000 protesters took part in the demonstration called by the government to press for the ...

Taylor Fritz takes down Andy Murray in straight sets in Montreal

Tenth-seeded Taylor Fritz was one of four Americans to win on Tuesday, defeating Andy Murray of Great Britain 6-1, 6-3 ...

Biden Administration Says 'Remain in Mexico' Policy is Over

The Department of Homeland Security said Monday that it ended a Trump-era policy requiring asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico for ...

Quakes net record fee from Feyenoord for D Marcos Lopez

The San Jose Earthquakes netted a club-record transfer fee when they sold defender Marcos Lopez to the Netherlands' Feyenoord on ...

Serena Williams tastes victory again in Toronto

Serena Williams earned her first singles win in more than a year, pushing her way to a 6-3, 6-4 victory ...

Emil Ruusuvuori downs Stan Wawrinka in Montreal opener

Finland's Emil Ruusuvuori was 3 years old when Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka turned pro. Now Ruusuvuori owns a head-to-head victory over ...

Fire at Cuba Oil Terminal Spreads to Third Tank

A fire at an oil terminal in western Cuba has spread to a third tank as firefighters struggled to put ...

Cuba Gets Help From Mexico, Venezuela to Fight Oil Fire

havana - Cuba appeared to make progress on Sunday bringing under control a fire at its main oil storage facility ...

Sasikiran, Erigaisi help India bounce back to beat Brazil at 44th Chess Olympiad

Mamallapuram (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 8 (ANI): Riding on Krishnan Sasikiran and Arjun Erigaisi's victories, India A got back their ...

Chile Sinkhole Grows Large Enough to Swallow France's Arc de Triomphe

A sinkhole in Chile has doubled in size, growing large enough to engulf France's Arc de Triomphe and prompting officials ...

Ex-Rebel Takes Oath as Colombia President in Historic Shift

Bogota, Colombia - Colombia's first leftist president was sworn into office Sunday, promising to fight inequality and heralding a turning ...

Firefighters Battle Big Blaze at Cuba Oil Tank Farm for Second Day

HAVANA - Cuban firefighters were joined by special teams sent by Mexico and Venezuela Sunday as they battled for a ...

Amazon more vulnerable to scanty rains than previously believed

Washington [US], August 7 (ANI): In order to understand the intricate operations of one of Earth's most significant and biodiverse ...

Messi amazes with career first in PSG masterclass

The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner scored an overhead kick for the first time in his careerLionel Messi wowed once more ...

17 Missing, Dozens Hurt as Fire Rages in Cuban Oil Tank Farm

HAVANA - A fire started by a lightning strike at an oil storage facility raged uncontrolled Saturday in the city ...

Brazil Police Arrest 5 More in Killings of Journalist, Amazon Expert

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - Brazil's federal police Saturday arrested five more men in an investigation into the killings of British journalist ...

Venezuela, Colombia Border Areas Hopeful as Reopening Nears

SAN JUAN DE COLON, Venezuela - The freight company owned by Alfredo Rosales and his brothers was hustling, its 50 ...

One of Amazon's Biggest Deforesters Wins Demise of Protected Park

RIO DE JANEIRO - In a move that shocked environmentalists, the government of Brazil's third-largest state has given up a ...

UAE leaders congratulate President of Peru on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 28th July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message ...

UAE leaders congratulate President of Colombia on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 20th July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...

President of Brazil: Strengthening of ties between Brazil and UAE enhanced demand for Brazilian startups

BRASILIA, 11th July, 2022 (WAM) -- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has emphasised that the strengthening of ties between the Federal ...

Massive blaze spreads at Cuba oil depot

Residents have been warned to stay indoors as smoke from the deadly inferno is thought to contain poisonous fumes A ...

Colombia's first leftist president will bring historic change, if the US lets him

Colombia is the latest Latin American country to turn from the right, and possibly stand up to Washington, with the ...

Eight-time jiu-jitsu world champ allegedly shot dead by policeman

Leandro Lo was killed after a confrontation at a Sao Paulo party on Saturday night The global jiu-jitsu and MMA ...

Lightning strike triggers oil inferno

Multiple firefighters feared dead after another blasts rocks a burning Cuban oil depot The Cuban government has pleaded for help ...

Sanctions on Russia 'irresponsible', adviser to Brazil's Lula says

Russia's economy is too "big and strategic" to isolate, Celso Amorim told Bloomberg Celso Amorim, Brazil's former foreign minister and ...

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US gas prices below $4 per gallon after demand falls

WASHINGTON D.C.: Providing relief to drivers in the United States, the average retail gasoline price in the US fell below ...

Walmart looks to streaming entertainment for future revenues

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Walmart could sign a deal with Disney, Paramount, or Comcast, with the aim of breaking ...

Domino's pizza shuts down all stores across Italy

MILAN, Italy: Milano Today has reported that seven years after launching in the country, American pizza giant Domino's has now ...

U.S. stocks bound ahead, Nasdaq advances more than 2%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. investors again plowed into stocks on Friday, many convinced inflation has peaked."Markets certainly got ...

Toyota issues stop driving order for BZ4X electric SUV

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota has advised the owners of its BZ4X electric SUV to stop driving their vehicles and return them ...

U.S. to sue Google, claiming antitrust violations in ad sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S.Department of Justice is reportedly preparing to sue Google as soon as next month, claiming that the ...

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