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A million Russians predicted to declare bankruptcy in coming months

Moscow [Russia], July 4 (ANI): As countries across the globe have been facing the worst collective economic downturn since the ...

European stocks lose ground, Asian markets finish higher, U.S. closed

LONDON, UK - It was a quiet day on world markets on Friday with U.S. markets closed ahead of the ...

5,000 English pubs have closed in last 5 years

Coronavirus has had an unprecedented impact on pubs in Britain. The British Beer and Pub Association estimates that the industry ...

Ban on flights to and from India extended until end of July

NEW DELHI, India, July 3 (ANI): The ban on international commercial passenger flights to and from India has been extended ...

Asian stocks see out week on positive note

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia extended gains on Friday as strong payrolls data out of the U.S. and a ...

Axis Bank to wind down and close operations in Britain

MUMBAI, Maharashtra, India - Private sector lender Axis Bank is fully winding down and closing operations of its subsidiary in ...

Wall Street rallies on final trading day of week

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets defied the gloom and doom over the surge in Covid-19 cases, sending ...

Sonalika confirmed as No. 1 exporter of tractors in India

HOSHIARPUR, Punjab, India - Not only has the company set the pace, it has reported its highest monthly sales ever. ...

Chinese stocks jump sharply, Hong Kong index gains 665 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks rose across the board in Asia on Thursday with Chinese indices doing best.The U.S. dollar meantime ...

Warning for owners whose dogs are attacking sheep on Irish farms

DUBLIN, Ireland - An alarming number of attacks by dogs on sheep has prompted an appeal from gardai for dog ...

Washington Redskins sponsors under pressure over nickname furore

A group of investment firms and shareholders is lobbying Nike, FedEx and PepsiCo to end their sponsorship agreements with the ...

Labor set to win Eden-Monaro; Andrews's ratings fall in Victoria

This article was updated July 5.With 77% of enrolled voters counted at Saturday's Eden-Monaro byelection, Labor's Kristy McBain currently leads ...

WHO Halts Hydroxychloroquine, HIV Drugs in COVID Trials

GENEVA - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug ...

US Envoy Forges Ahead With Troubled Taliban Peace Deal

ISLAMABAD - Washington's envoy to Afghanistan on Saturday emphasized the economic benefits of the peace deal with the Taliban, forging ...

World's largest pension fund loses $165 billion in worst quarter

Japan asks US to extradite ex-Green Beret over Ghosn escapeInvestments in ESG indices reached a record high of 5.7 trillion ...

Labor likely to win Eden-Monaro; Andrews's ratings fall in Victoria

At Saturday's Eden-Monaro byelection, Labor's Kristy McBain currently leads the Liberals' Fiona Kotvojs by a 50.7-49.3 projected margin in The ...

Series 4 of sovereign gold bond scheme to open on July 6

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): The Sovereign Gold Bonds 2020-21 (series 4) will be open from July 6 to ...

Embattled German FA introduces salary cap for senior officials

The German Football Association (DFB) announced on Friday it is imposing a salary cap for senior officials in a bid ...

Kyrgyzstan's coronavirus outbreak reaching critical stage

Doctors in Kyrgyzstan are describing their country's epidemiological situation as "hellish."Coronavirus infections are on a steep incline, but that is ...

109 COVID-affected MSMEs in CAR get funding support from DTI - SBC

BAGUIO CITY, July 3 (PIA) - - Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), whose businesses are affected by the COVID-19 ...

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Iran seeking return of 3 diplomats and journalist abducted in 1982

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran is rallying the international community in a bid to clarify the whereabouts, and return, of three ...

Afghans to farewell U.S. troops, as Taliban prepares to take over

LONDON, UK - The only element of the Afghan peace plan going according to schedule is the withdrawal of American ...

New Zealand's health minister quits over controversies

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Health Minister David Clark resigned Thursday after recent controversies surrounding his handling of the ...

U.S. court orders seizure of gas shipments destined for Venezuela

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. government has filed a forfeiture complaint and warrant against four Iranian vessels travelling to Venezuela ...

45,000 U.S. National Guards members helping in fight against Covid-19

Some 120,000 members of the U.S. National Guard have responded this year to natural disasters - floods in Michigan, wildfires ...

Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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