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Extreme Weather to Overload Urban Power Grids, Study Shows

PARIS - Extreme hot spells made increasingly likely by climate change could overload urban power grids and cause roving blackouts ...


Kyiv Airport Monument Unveiled In Memory Of Iran Plane Crash Victims

KYIV - Ukrainian officials have unveiled a monument at Kyiv's international airport to commemorate the victims of a Ukrainian airliner ...


Gadkari reaches Stockholm to attend Global Conference on Road Safety

Stockholm [Sweden], Feb 17 (ANI): Union Minister for Road and Transport Nitin Gadkari reached the Swedish capital on Monday to ...


Clijsters comeback, sons and fathers: 5 tennis talking points

Paris - Four-time major winner Kim Clijsters makes a second career comeback in Dubai this week where the WTA will ...


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Shashi Tharoor moves application in Delhi court to travel abroad

New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday moved an application in a Delhi court, seeking ...

South Africa's Rubgy team win Laureus World Team of the Year

Berlin [Germany], Feb 18 (ANI): 2019 Rugby World Cup team South Africa on Monday (local time) won the Laureus World ...

UK Grapples With Severe Floods; Storm Death Toll Rises to 3

LONDON - Britain issued severe flood warnings Monday, advising of life-threatening danger after Storm Dennis dumped weeks' worth of rain ...

Is Iran Using Space Launches To Develop Long-Range Missiles?

Iran's latest failed attempt to send a satellite into orbit has rekindled U.S. accusations that Tehran is using satellite launches ...

Kyiv Airport Monument Unveiled In Memory Of Iran Plane Crash Victims

KYIV - Ukrainian officials have unveiled a monument at Kyiv's international airport to commemorate the victims of a Ukrainian airliner ...

Norway mosque shooter charged with murder, terrorism

A 22-year-old Norwegian man accused of killing his step-sister before opening fire in a mosque near Oslo in August was ...

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All major stock markets in Asia hit the skids Tuesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Sentiment soured on Asian bourses on Tuesday with all the major indices heading south.Apple weighed on markets ...

Amazon founder to donate billions to combat climate change

NEW YORK, New York - Amazon founder Jeff Bezos says he will give $10 billion of his own money to ...

Stocks in Europe and Britain make solid gains, U.S. markets shut

LONDON, UK - Shares in the UK and Europe were on the rise on Monday, although markets were quiet with ...

Securities and Exchange Board of India to allow fintech products tests

MUMBAI, India - Stock market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Monday decided to allow live ...

Yen and Japanese stocks weaken as economy drops to 6-year low

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Japan sank on Monday as the country's economy recorded its slowest quarterly growth in six ...

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Syrian conflict "reaching horrifying new level"

DAMASCUS, Syria - Tensions in Syria have reached breaking point again. Syrian government attacks in Ilib province, Israeli attacks on ...


China: Covid-19 Not as Deadly as Other Coronaviruses

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - China has published new data on more than 44,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19, which show the disease ...


Taliban confident of reaching deal with U.S. by end of month

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Taliban appeared confident Monday it will sign a peace agreement with the United States by the ...


Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...


Ring of Fire next front in battle for Indigenous legal orders

The struggle over the mineral deposits in Ontario's Ring of Fire has taken a surprising turn.With all eyes on British ...


Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...


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