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Boxam International: Pooja Rani defeats world champion

New Delhi [India], March 6 (ANI): Asian Championship gold medallist Pooja Rani (75kg) defeated World Champion Atheyna Bylon of Panama ...

This Women's Day, Platinum Evara celebrates women leaders

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 6 (ANI/NewsVoir): To say that 2020 forced a lot of introspection and brought about much disruption ...

Bus Crash In Eastern Poland Kills Six Ukrainians

A Ukrainian official said a bus carrying dozens of Ukrainians crashed into a ditch in Poland, killing at least six ...

Stop Fussing and Whining Over COVID Response, Says Brazil President

Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center has recorded more than 116 million global coronavirus cases. The U.S. is on the verge ...

UN calls on ASEAN states to leverage Myanmar military junta

New York [US], March 6 (ANI): The United Nations is calling on the member states of the Association of Southeast ...

Xinhua Commentary: Sci-tech innovation key to China's modernization drive

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, March 6 (Xinhua) -- As China embarks on a new journey to fully building a ...

Blues face Kings again, finding California to their liking

The St. Louis Blues will try to extend their West Coast roll when they face the Los Angeles Kings again ...

Portugal Envoy Urges US to Counter Chinese Bid at Key Seaport

WASHINGTON - Once the seat of a powerful maritime empire, Portugal is attracting attention from today's great powers. Analysts warn ...

KHPT in partnership with Central TB Division

New Delhi [India], March 6 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Karnataka Health Promotion Trust (KHPT), in collaboration with the Central TB Division (CTD) ...

NHL roundup: Blues snatch OT win against Kings

David Perron's second goal of the night tied the game with 44 seconds left in regulation and Mike Hoffman scored ...

Mars rover Perseverance goes for a 'spin'

The Mars rover Perseverance has successfully conducted its first test drive on the Red Planet, the US space agency NASA ...

America's Patchwork of Election Laws Under Scrutiny

WASHINGTON - The Democrat-led U.S. House of Representatives this week passed a bill that would greatly expand access to voting ...

Kansas places Les Miles on leave, launches investigation

With allegations regarding Les Miles' behavior during his time at LSU surfacing, Kansas placed the football coach on administrative leave ...

'WHO incapable of holding China accountable for COVID-19'

Washington [US], March 6 (ANI): The chances of a deeper investigation on the origins of the coronavirus pandemic and holding ...

Democratic Senators Seek to Pass $1.9 Trillion COVID Relief Bill

Democratic leaders in the U.S. Senate are hoping to pass a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill before Monday after making ...

Belarus Opens Criminal Case Against Top Human Rights Group

Belarusian authorities have opened a criminal investigation against one of the country's most prominent human rights organizations and detained several ...

Tsitsipas, Rublev to clash for Rotterdam final spot

Stefanos Tsitsipas, a semi-finalist at last month's Australian Open, reached the final four of the ATP Rotterdam tournament on Friday ...

Google to hike ad rates in France, Spain after digital tax

Google has told customers that it will raise the rates for advertisements on its French and Spanish platforms by 2% ...

Democrats Split on Jobless Benefits, Slow Relief Bill in Senate

WASHINGTON - Democrats laid aside one battle over boosting the minimum wage but promptly descended into another internal fight Friday ...

Former USAGM CEO Paid $1 Million to Investigate Staff, Documents Show

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Agency for Global Media has released financial documents showing the agency's Trump-appointed CEO paid an outside ...

NASA's New Mars Rover Hits Dusty Red Road, 1st Trip 6.6 Meters

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA - NASA's newest Mars rover hit the dusty red road this week, putting 6.5 meters on the ...

No. 20 Loyola Chicago, rolling on offense, faces Indiana State

No. 20 Loyola Chicago took care of business Friday in its Missouri Valley Conference tournament opener while also cracking open ...

COVID-19 lockdown linked to uptick in tobacco use: Study

Washington [US], March 6 (ANI): A new study has found that pandemic-related anxiety, boredom, and irregular routines were cited as ...

Blues score late in regulation, early in OT, beat Kings

Mike Hoffman scored the game-winning goal 1:30 into overtime to lift the visiting St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 victory ...

Five teams share second place in LCS Spring Split

First-place Cloud9 earned a fourth consecutive win while the chasing pack grew tighter Friday in the League Championship Series Spring ...

New Flames coach Darryl Sutter denies abuse allegations

Darryl Sutter, brought aboard as the Calgary Flames' new head coach on Thursday, denied serious allegations made by former NHL ...

Malcolm Subban shines as Blackhawks beat Lightning in shootout

Malcolm Subban stopped 39 shots during regulation and overtime and denied all three shots during a shootout as the Chicago ...

Fast start propels No. 20 Loyola Chicago past Southern Illinois

Quick starts in each half Friday gave No. 20 Loyola Chicago the working margin it needed to cruise into the ...

White House 'doesn't take advice' from Trump: Psaki

Washington [US], March 6 (ANI): White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Friday defended President Joe Biden administration's immigration agenda ...

US, EU to suspend tariffs on alcohol, food and airplanes

Brussels [Belgium], March 6 (ANI): The United States and the European Union agreed to temporarily suspend tariffs levied on billions ...

FaZe, Empire win to set up clash in CDL Stage 1 Major

The Atlanta FaZe continued their event dominance while the Dallas Empire were forced to come back to advance Friday at ...

Report: Raiders plan to cut G Richie Incognito

Seeking salary-cap space with the start of NFL free agency less than two weeks away, the Las Vegas Raiders plan ...

Tiger Woods was found unconscious, documents say

Documents made public Friday note that the first person to reach Tiger Woods after the golfer's rollover crash last month ...

Jazz guard Mike Conley named All-Star replacement for Devin Booker

Mike Conley is finally an All-Star. The Utah Jazz guard, among the league's better players for the past decade, was ...

Flames out to prove selves for new coach vs. Oilers

New Calgary Flames head coach Darryl Sutter, who was hired after Geoff Ward was dismissed late Thursday night, is returning ...

Kameron McGusty's 27 helps Miami stop 6-game skid

Kameron McGusty scored a game-high 27 points and Nysier Brooks added a career-high 21 points, leading the host Miami Hurricanes ...

Biden extends US National Emergency to Iran

Washington [US], March 6 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Friday extended for another year the national emergency declared with ...

California MLB teams get conditional go-ahead for Opening Day fans

The California Department of Public Health gave baseball teams and fans cause for spring fever Friday when it announced that ...

Los Angeles Sparks sign Nia Coffey

The Los Angeles Sparks signed restricted free agent Nia Coffey on Thursday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed The ...

Biden Immigration Changes Raise Hopes, Concerns on US-Mexico Border

LOS ANGELES - On the day U.S. President Joe Biden took office, he began dismantling former President Donald Trump's policies ...

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Macron says Paris not locked down for weekend

PARIS, France: The French government will not require residents of the Paris region to be locked down this weekend. However, ...

School collapses in central Greece earthquake, students safe

LARISSA, Greece: Central Greece was struck by a magnitude 6.0 earthquake on Wednesday, which was also felt in nearby Albania ...

Big boost seen as Merck to produce vaccines with Johnson & Johnson

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a bid to create a much greater supply of Coronavirus vaccines, the White House has announced that ...

Citing low level of infections, Texas ends Covid restrictions

AUSTIN, Texas: Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced that beginning next week face masks will no longer be needed to be ...

White House sets earlier date for supply to vaccinate all Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: President Joe Biden says he expects there to be enough vaccinations for all Americans by the end of ...

Truck-SUV crash ends in 13 deaths, vehicle was carrying 25 passengers

HOLTVILLE, California: An overloaded SUV carrying as many as 25 passengers slammed into a semi-truck in California on Monday, killing ...

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