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Germany's new government: what the world can expect in a post-Merkel era

Leaders of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), Greens and Liberals (FDP) have reached a deal on their coalition agreement for government, ...

Ukraine says it's ready to defend itself against Russia

The Ukrainian armed forces are preparing to use all available resources to hold the front line against any Russian invasion, ...

New COVID-19 variant confirmed in Belgium

Brussels [Belgium], November 26 (ANI/Xinhua): A new COVID-19 variant known as B.1.1.529 has been confirmed in Belgium, Belgian Minister of ...

African development banks need scale, urgently. Here's how it can be done

Developing countries in general, and African countries in particular, confront an enormous financing challenge to meet the UN's sustainable development ...

Worst ever Covid variant: What we know so far

Scientists have raised the alarm about the new B.1.1.529 Covid-19 variant, first identified in Botswana, which has an ?extremely high ...

Furious France Scraps UK Migrants Meeting After Johnson Letter

PARIS - France on Friday scrapped planned talks with the UK about migrant crossings in anger at a letter by ...

Stocks, Oil Tumble on Virus Variant Fears, Safe Havens Gain

LONDON - Global stocks tumbled Friday and oil fell below $80 a barrel after news of a possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus ...

Cases Soar but Swiss Reject Lockdown as COVID Law Vote Looms

GENEVA - Like many others in Europe, Switzerland is facing a steep rise in coronavirus cases. But its federal government, ...

Poland determined to get over 800bn in WWII reparations

Warsaw is setting up a special research institute tasked with studying the damage inflicted on Poland by Nazi Germany, and ...

Stocks crash over new Covid variant fears

European and Asian stock markets plunged on Friday following reports of a new Covid-19 strain from South Africa, which, investors ...

World Leaders Struggle to Raise Vaccination Rates as COVID-19 Surges

WASHINGTON - With the Northern Hemisphere heading into winter and COVID-19 cases on the rise across Europe and North America, ...

Russian Brinkmanship Poses Early Test for Germany's New Leader

LONDON - Germany will have a new government next month after three parties agreed this week to form a coalition, ...

Germany logs record 76,414 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hrs

Berlin [Germany], November 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Germany has registered 76,414 new COVID-19 cases within the past 24 hours, marking thus the ...

Indian astronomers discover a new exoplanet and rare stars hotter than Sun

New Delhi [India], November 26 (ANI): Indian astronomers have added another feather to their cap as they have recently made ...

Those who game together, stay together: Study

Washington [US], November 25 (ANI): Humans all over the world play games, but games are not played equally throughout the ...

Ricky Gervais joins comedy series 'Greenlight - German Genius' inspired by his tweet

Washington [US], November 25 (ANI): British comedian and actor Ricky Gervais has boarded 'Greenlight - German Genius' a new series ...

Caitlin Johnstone: Nuclear war is getting increasingly likely

A provocative US threatens to move nukes to Poland, ignores Moscow's 'red lines', and stokes its cold war rhetoric against ...

EU Drug Regulator Approves First COVID Shot for 5-11-Year-Olds

The European Union drug regulator Thursday approved the use of Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for children between the ages of five ...

Commentary: An Olympic boycott is a self-defeating proposition

© Provided by Xinhua Boycotting the Olympic Games harms the interests of athletes and is doomed to fail.BEIJING, Nov. 25 ...

Indonesia Open: Sai Praneeth storms into quarter-finals after defeating France's Christo Popov

Jakarta [Indonesia], November 25 (ANI): India shuttler B Sai Praneeth on Thursday sailed into the quarter-finals of the ongoing Indonesia ...

Angry Liverpool boss Klopp responds to claims he insulted Africans

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp responded angrily to suggestions that he had "insulted" Africans by referring to the continent's Cup of ...

Indonesia Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty advance into quarterfinals

Jakarta [Indonesia], November 25 (ANI): The men's doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty on Thursday entered the quarter-finals ...

Europe's Christmas Markets Warily Open as COVID Cases Rise

FRANKFURT, GERMANY - The holiday tree is towering over the main square in this central German city, the chestnuts and ...

Ukraine on its knees in front of Russia ex PM

Kiev is on unsteady footing amid an increasingly tense standoff with Russia due to its dependence on gas and energy ...

EU about to get even more reliant on Russia Polish PM

Western Europe's reliance on Moscow for energy supplies is only going to increase after the Russian-backed Nord Stream 2 pipeline ...

EU country apologizes for forced sterilization

Slovakia has apologized for the forced sterilization of women under the communist regime and the following decade, condemning the practice ...

Indonesia Open: Sindhu sails into quarters after beating Germany's Yvonne Li

Jakarta [Indonesia], November 25 (ANI): Two-time Olympic medallist and star Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Thursday entered the quarter-finals of ...

Germany: Olaf Scholz set to replace Merkel

Berlin [Germany], November 25 (ANI): Olaf Scholz is set to end the era of the Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel. ...

BLAST Premier Fall Finals opens with four sweeps

Astralis needed overtime on its second map to complete a 2-0 sweep of Ninjas in Pyjamas on Wednesday as play ...

Study shows the games we play reflect our culture

Berlin [Germany], November 25 (ANI): In a new study making use of historical data, researchers from Germany (Leipzig, Jena, Gera) ...

Democracy Forum discusses China's goal of controlling world by mid-21st century

London [UK], November 25 (ANI): London-based NGO The Democracy Forum (TDF) at a virtual panel discussed China's goal of controlling ...

No solution to world challenges without India: German envoy

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): German Ambassador to India Walter J Lindner on Wednesday said that the Glasgow climate ...

Tsikhanouskaya Urges EU To Fill 'Leaky' Sanctions On Belarus

Exiled Belarusian opposition leader Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya has called on the European Union to do more to help Belarusians, whom she ...

Germany announces EUR 1.2 billion in development commitments to India

By Joymala BagchiNew Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): Germany has announced new development commitments to the tune of more than ...

Doing whatever it takes to keep lifesaving health services going, say doctors in Kabul

Kabul [Afghnistan], November 25 (ANI): With all the odds stacked against her, the tiny baby in the intensive care ward ...

Former top Navalny staffer leaves Russia

The former head of the St. Petersburg headquarters of opposition figure Alexey Navalny has departed Russia, citing fears for her ...

ALL 17 Vladimir Nabokov novels ranked from worst to best

A master stylist, a great poet, a distinguished entomologist and a brilliant bilingual writer whose novels have been adapted for ...

Facing New COVID Surge, Europe Examines Mitigation Steps

Three European countries have broken records for new COVID-19 cases, prompting calls for urgent measures to slow the spread.Slovakia, the ...

Nepal deports over 3,100 foreigners in eight years, mostly Chinese among them

Kathmandu [Nepal], November 24 (ANI): The Nepalese government has deported 3,130 foreign nationals in the last eight years from the ...

New Delhi, Berlin expect special bilateral engagement in strategic cooperation: German envoy to India

New Delhi [India], November 24 (ANI): German Ambassador to India Walter J Lindner on Wednesday said that Berlin has a ...

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Gas prices in UK jump 17% due to delay in startup of Russian pipeline

LONDON, England: Gas prices, already high, soared a further 17 percent in the UK after approval was suspended to begin ...

Afghan Humanitarian Crisis, Drug Trafficking Worry Regional Powers

ISLAMABAD - Russia, China and India expressed concern Friday at the worsening humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan and the spread of ...

China furious over Taiwan's invite to 'Biden Democracy Summit'

Beijing [China], November 27 (ANI): Furious over US President Joe Biden's decision of extending an invitation to Taiwan for forthcoming ...

India to screen, test travellers from several countries including UK amid new Covid variant 'Omricon'

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): Amid rising concern about a new COVID-19 variant 'Omricon' first detected in South Africa, ...

Give Covid-recovered same rights as vaccinated Sputnik V distributor

People who have high levels of antibodies after recovering from Covid should have the same rights as those fully vaccinated, ...

Moldova Fights COVID With Black Humor

The former Soviet republic of Moldova has come up with a novel approach to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, which has ...

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