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Checkout this section for curated World News, Articles & Videos reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

Checkout this section for curated World News, Articles & Videos reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

News  »  World

A tale of two Europes? Covid infections fall for some but othe...

While the number of new coronavirus infections is falling dramatically in some countries in Europe, others fear a "third wav...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

38% of Americans would give up sex for a year just to travel a...

After staying home for nearly a year, Americans said they would willingly give up love, sex or money in exchange for a vacation, according to a recent surv...


News  »  World  /  China

Hong Kong film producer and son denied visas to live in Taiwan...

Taiwan has rejected the dependent visa application by Charles Heung Wah-keung, a pro-Beijing Hong Kong film producer, for reasons that include violating the island’s national security law and having links with mainland government organisations.Heu...


News  »  World  /  India

PM Modi "Assures" Centre's Support For Puducherry's Development

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated a slew of completed projects in Puducherry and laid the foundation stone for others, including in the ports and highways secto...


News  »  World  /  Europe

Qualcomm sued over alleged anti-competitive behavior in the UK

Qualcomm has been sued by a British consumer rights group for allegedly taking advantage of its dominance in the patent and licensing chip marke...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Papa John's earnings miss, weighed down by higher costs, but c...

Papa John's earnings missed estimates as higher food costs and employee bonuses weighed on profits, even as demand for its pizza remains hi...


News  »  World  /  UK

Birmingham Airport: Step ladder left on runway as planes land

Authorities say the passenger aircraft "narrowly missed" the object in the middle of the landing str...


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Diamond tycoon Modi loses bid to stop extradition to India

Diamond tycoon Nirav Modi has lost his bid to avoid extradition from Britain to India to face allegations he was involved in a $1.8 billion bank fr...


News  »  World  /  India

Man Dupes Homebuyers Of Rs 2.50 Crore, Arrested: Delhi Police

A 46-year-old man was arrested from Tamil Nadu for allegedly duping homebuyers of Rs 2.50 crores by luring them to invest in a housing project in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area, police said on...


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Sentence reduced for driver in fatal Dubai bus crash case

State-linked media in the UAE says a Dubai court has reduced the sentence of an Omani bus driver who crashed into a warning sign off a highway in 2019, killing 17 people on bo...


News  »  World  /  India

"Pawri Of Cronies": Sitaram Yechury Hits Out At Centre On PM M...

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury today mocked the centre for renaming the Motera cricket stadium in Gujarat after Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He used the popular "pawri ho rahi hai" viral...


News  »  World  /  Asia

Sri Lanka seeks US$2.2 billion from China as reserves shrink

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka is seeking $2.2 billion from Chinese banks, the government said on Thursday (Feb 25), in echoes of a borrowing binge more than a decade ago that resulted in the country having to give up a strategic port to China. Money and cap...


News  »  World  /  Europe

Travel restrictions have no end in sight as European leaders w...

European leaders will say on Thursday that all non-essential travel needs to remain restricted as the health situation remains "seriou...


News  »  World  /  Africa

Caster Semenya takes appeal to European court over testosteron...

Caster Semenya will appeal to the European Court of Human Rights against the restriction of testosterone levels in female runne...


News  »  World  /  Asia

Big turnout as Indonesia holds mass COVID-19 vaccination drive...

Thousands of Indonesia's religious figures gathered on Thursday (Feb 25) for mass COVID-19 inoculations for clergy and faith groups, with monks, priests, imams and nuns queuing to receive their first doses of vacci...