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Biden decries mass shooting in Raleigh, North Carolina

Biden decries mass shooting in Raleigh, North Carolina

Washington [US], October 15: U.S. President Joe Biden decried the mass shooting in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Friday.

Number of active U.S. drilling rigs up this week

Number of active U.S. drilling rigs up this...

Houston [US], October 15: The number of active drilling rigs in the United States rose to 769 this week, up...

Astronauts of NASA's SpaceX mission return to Earth

Astronauts of NASA's SpaceX mission return to Earth

Los Angeles [US], October 15: NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 astronauts aboard the Dragon spacecraft safely splashed down off the coast of...

U.S. stocks fall amid inflation fears

U.S. stocks fall amid inflation fears

New York [US], October 15: U.S. stocks dropped on Friday as investors worried that persistent inflation would force the Federal...

Singapore reports 9,087 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 9,087 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, October 15:Singapore reported 9,087 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total tally to 1,997,847.

Two top-tier Japanese universities agree to merge

Two top-tier Japanese universities agree to merge

Tokyo [Japan], October 15: Two top-tier national universities in Japan said on Friday that they will merge into a new...

Nepal extends import ban on vehicles, liquor products

Nepal extends import ban on vehicles, liquor products

Kathmandu [Nepal], October 15: The Nepali government on Friday extended an import ban on some vehicles, liquor products and other...

Myanmar reports 359 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 359 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar],October 15: Myanmar confirmed 359 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total tally to...

Nigeria's electoral body registers 95 mln voters for 2023 elections

Nigeria's electoral body registers 95 mln voters for...

Abuja [Nigeria], October 14: Nigeria's electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has completed the registration of 95 million...

Israel's 12-month budget surplus rises to 0.9 pct of GDP, highest rate since 1986

Israel's 12-month budget surplus rises to 0.9 pct...

Jerusalem [Israel], October 14: Israel's 12-month budget surplus rose to 15.7 billion shekels (4.4 billion U.S. dollars) at the end...

Iranian president says foreign interference only exacerbates regional problems

Iranian president says foreign interference only exacerbates regional...

Tehran [Iran], October 14: Iranian President EbrahimRaisi said on Thursday that foreign powers' interference in the West Asia region only...

Iraqi parliament elects Abdul Latif Rashid as new Iraqi president

Iraqi parliament elects Abdul Latif Rashid as new...

Baghdad [Iraq], October 14: Iraqi lawmakers on Thursday elected Abdul Latif Rashid as the new president of Iraq, marking a...

U.S. demand soars for kids' books addressing violence, trauma: AP

U.S. demand soars for kids' books addressing violence,...

New York [US], October 14: As the new school year swings into gear, some students carry heavier worries than keeping...

Housing discrimination systemic in U.S.: report

Housing discrimination systemic in U.S.: report

New York [US], October 14:Racial biases and discrimination in housing markets have been a longstanding concern in the United States,...

Two police officers fatally shot, one seriously wounded in U.S. Connecticut shooting

Two police officers fatally shot, one seriously wounded...

Washington [US], October 14: Two police officers were fatally shot on Wednesday night and a third was seriously wounded while...

Gold falls on stronger than expected U.S. inflation data

Gold falls on stronger than expected U.S. inflation...

Chicago [US],October 14: Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Thursday as investors...

U.S. crude oil production down last week

U.S. crude oil production down last week

Houston [US], October 14: U.S. crude oil production averaged 11.9 million barrels per day (b/d) during the week ending Oct....

Oil prices settle higher, snapping 3-day losing streak

Oil prices settle higher, snapping 3-day losing streak

New York [US], October 14: Oil prices rose on Thursday following three straight sessions of declines.

L.A. expects stronger trade ties with China through China's import expo

L.A. expects stronger trade ties with China through...

Los Angeles [US], October 14: Los Angeles expects to boost stronger trade ties with Shanghai and other parts of China...

6.4-magnitude quake hits 151 km ESE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea: USGS

6.4-magnitude quake hits 151 km ESE of Kokopo,...

New York [US], October 14: An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 jolted 151 km ESE of Kokopo, Papua New...

Singapore reports 9,501 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 9,501 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, October 14: Singapore reported 9,501 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total tally to 1,988,760.

Myanmar reports 310 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 310 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], October 14: Myanmar confirmed 310 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to...

South Australians warned of increased Japanese encephalitis threat

South Australians warned of increased Japanese encephalitis threat

Canberra [Australia], October 14: South Australians have been warned of an increased risk of mosquito-borne diseases amid wet weather.

Putin offers additional gas supply to Europe

Putin offers additional gas supply to Europe

Moscow [Russia], October 13: Russia is ready to deliver additional volumes of natural gas to the European Union in the...

France to boost military presence in Romania

France to boost military presence in Romania

Bucharest [Romania], October 13: France will deploy armored personnel carriers and tanks in central Romania by the end of October...

Paris to switch off advertising screens earlier in public spaces

Paris to switch off advertising screens earlier in...

Paris [France], October 13:Paris city council on Wednesday voted to pass the initiative to switch off digital advertising screens earlier...

Macron calls on nation to withstand domestic, international crises

Macron calls on nation to withstand domestic, international...

Paris [France], October 13: France's President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called on the nation to withstand the different crises that...