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 2021-09-22 19:52 

AP

AP EXPLAINS: Why the debt limit is again roiling Washington...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The idea of the U.S. government breaching its "debt limit" sounds scary. But what, exactly, are lawmakers in Washington fighting about?The debt limit is a nearly century-old artif......

 2021-09-22 19:51 

Ecns.cn

Mid-Autumn Festival scenery: Full moon hangs over Dunhuang desert...

A "super moon" hangs over the vast desert in Dunhuang City, northwest China's Gansu Province, Sept. 21, 2021....

 2021-09-22 19:50 

TASS

Brazil's Bolsonaro met with Guterres ahead of his UN speech on Tuesday...

Before that, Bolsonaro also had brief meetings with Polish President Andrzej Duda...

 2021-09-22 19:49 

Bahrain News Agency

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Foreign Minister participates in 14th Global Governance Group (3G) ministerial meeting...
 2021-09-22 19:48 

TASS

Biden eyes another COVID-19 summit in early 2022...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken will gather foreign ministers of other countries later this year to assess the collective progress in the fight against the pandemic...

 2021-09-22 19:48 

Reuters

Uganda loosens anti-coronavirus restrictions as pandemic ebbs...

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday eased anti-coronavirus restrictions, including allowing resumption of education for universities and other post-secondary institutions, citing a decline in infections in the country....

 2021-09-22 19:48 

Ecns.cn

Chinese foreign minister to join G20 meeting on Afghanistan...

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will take part in the G20 foreign ministers' meeting on Afghanistan at the invitation of Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio, China's Foreign Ministry announced on Wednesday....

 2021-09-22 19:45 

Bahrain News Agency

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Foreign Minister meets with CICA Executive Director...
 2021-09-22 19:44 

AP

Saudi king expresses hope for the direct talks with Iran...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's monarch expressed hope Wednesday that the kingdom's direct talks with Iran will lead to confidence building as the two bitter regional rivals take ......

 2021-09-22 19:44 

Bahrain News Agency

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Foreign Minister meets with Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora of Republic of Kosovo...
 2021-09-22 19:43 

Ecns.cn

500 UAVs present visual feast of martial arts, celebrate Mid-autumn Festival...

The picture of martial arts Tai Chi appears over Wudang Mountains via UAVs in celebration of this year's Mid-autumn Festival, Sept. 20, 2021....

 2021-09-22 19:41 

Bahrain News Agency

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Southern Governor holds virtual Majlis...
 2021-09-22 19:38 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait Amir's Representative, PN meets Kosovo Pres....

NEW YORK, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- The representative of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah met at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of Kuwait to the UN in New Yo...

 2021-09-22 19:37 

TASS

Poland's PGNiG granted participation in Nord Stream 2 certification proceedings...

The Polish side claims Nord Stream 2 AG does not meet the formal and substantive requirements for certification in the preferential model of Independent Transmission Operator...

 2021-09-22 19:36 

UPI

South Carolina beachgoer encounters octopus in shell...

A South Carolina beachgoer had a once-in-a-lifetime encounter when she picked up a shell and found an octopus nestled inside....

 2021-09-22 19:35 

AP

Review: In 'Dear Evan Hansen,' a Broadway hit ages poorly...

The journey from stage to screen, so often a perilous one, has been particularly bumpy for "Dear Evan Hansen." The Broadway show, starring Ben Platt as a lonely, anxiety-racked teenager who turns ......

 2021-09-22 19:35 

Reuters

Polish region scraps anti-LGBT motion after EU threatens to cut funds...

A Polish province on Wednesday annulled a motion opposing "LGBT ideology" after the European Union threatened to pull funding, Polish state news agency PAP reported....

 2021-09-22 19:35 

Ecns.cn

Chinese film kicks off drive-in screening at Chicago's Asian film festival...

Asian Pop-up Cinema, an annual Asian film festival in Chicago, screened a Chinese film at a drive-in theater in Chicago on Tuesday, kicking off its outdoor screenings in the fall season....

 2021-09-22 19:35 

Ecns.cn

Smart nursing center in Tibetan county tends to elderly...

To celebrate China's traditional Mid-Autumn Festival that fell on Tuesday this year, old people at a nursing home in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region enjoyed Tibetan-style moon cakes while watching a performance....

 2021-09-22 19:34 

AP

12th inmate dies as New York City's jail crisis grows...

NEW YORK (AP) — An inmate on a New York City jail barge died Wednesday after an apparent medical emergency, the city's Department of Correction said. It is at least the 12th death of a city inmate ......

 2021-09-22 19:33 

dpa

De Ligt completes fightback for Juve's first Serie A win of season...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2021-09-22 19:33 

AP

Report: New Mexico students further behind, 31% 'proficient'...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's elementary school students may be falling further behind, according to a review of preliminary academic data by legislative analysts that shows less than one-thir......

 2021-09-22 19:32 

AP

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities...

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for November delivery rose $1.67 to $72.23 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude oil for November delivery rose $1.83 to $76.19 a barrel.Wholesale gasoline for October delivery r......

 2021-09-22 19:30 

AP

Indiana virus spread stays high while hospitalizations dip...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Despite a slight dip in statewide hospitalizations for COVID-19, more Indiana counties are labeled high risk for virus spread, and intensive care units are still stressed by a s......

 2021-09-22 19:30 

TASS

Heads of Gazprom, Shell discuss situation on European gas market...

The parties reviewed current issues pertaining to their joint activities, including the Sakhalin 2 project...

 2021-09-22 19:30 

AP

Kiermaier shocked by reaction to taking scouting card...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier is "shocked to see what has transpired" and finds reaction "just hard to believe" to his scooping up a scouting a card that......

 2021-09-22 19:29 

AP

Defending champion Lille gets much-needed win; PSG in action...

PARIS (AP) — Defending champion Lille got back to winning ways in the French league by beating Reims 2-1 on Wednesday, taking pressure off coach Jocelyn Gourvennec.It was only Gourvennec's second l......

 2021-09-22 19:29 

Kuwait News Agency

Qatar reports 138 COVID-19 infections...

DOHA, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- Qatar's Ministry of Health registered Wednesday 138 new COVID-19 infections, adding up the country's total cases to 235,907. In addition, 128 people healed as the overall count of recoveries has hit 233,728 since the COVID-...

 2021-09-22 19:28 

AP

Montana COVID hospitalizations near 400, more Guard deployed...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Gov. Greg Gianforte said Wednesday he will deploy National Guard soldiers to help overburdened hospital staff in Great Falls, as Montana's rising COVID-19 hospitalizations near......

 2021-09-22 19:28 

Kuwait News Agency

UAE condemns Houthi attempt to target Khamis Mushait with bomb-laden drone...

ABU DHABI, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- The UAE condemned, Wednesday, the Houthi terrorist militias' attempts to attack civilians and civil objects in Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia, with a bomb-laden drone, which was intercepted by the Coalition Forces. In a stat...

 2021-09-22 19:26 

AP

Louisiana hospitalizations drop but virus claims 16th child...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana reported its 16th child death from COVID-19 Wednesday.The state health department in Baton Rouge said the victim was between the ages of 12 and 17. No other details wer......

 2021-09-22 19:26 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait FM meets Irish counterpart...

NEW YORK, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah on Wednesday met Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assemb...

 2021-09-22 19:25 

Reuters

Brazil's Bolsonaro in COVID isolation after trip to U.N....

President Jair Bolsonaro, just back from the United Nations, isolated himself at home on Wednesday and canceled a trip after his health minister tested positive for COVID-19 and had to stay in quarantine in New York....

 2021-09-22 19:24 

UPI

U.S. F-16 fighter jets intercept Cessna during U.N. General Assembly...

U.S. fighter jets escorted a small plane flown by a U.S. Army soldier out of restricted air space over New York City during the United Nations General Assembly....

 2021-09-22 19:23 

Reuters

Namibian opposition criticises genocide compensation deal with Germany...

During a heated parliamentary debate, Namibian opposition lawmakers on Wednesday criticised a 1.1 billion euro ($1.3 billion) compensation offer from Germany for its 1904-1908 genocide in the southwest African country and called on the government to reneg...

 2021-09-22 19:23 

Ecns.cn

Xinjiang's ethnic sports very much alive...

Residents from Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region shared their personal experiences participating in traditional sports and games of the different ethnic groups at a press conference held on Friday....

 2021-09-22 19:23 

Press Trust of India

Tamil Nadu reports 1,682 new COVID-19 cases, 21 deaths...

Chennai, Sept 22 (PTI): Tamil Nadu on Wednesday witnessed 1,682 new coronavirus cases with Coimbatore, Erode and Tiruppur districts contributing the maximum numbers, taking the overall caseload to 26,50,370. With 21 deaths due to the infection, including ...

 2021-09-22 19:21 

TASS

Oleg Nikitin who was sentenced to 28 months behind bars in US to be deported to Russia...

The sentence practically covers the time Nikitin has already spent behind bars awaiting a court ruling...

 2021-09-22 19:20 

TASS

Gasoline prices in Russia down for third consecutive week...

The gasoline price slipped by 0.02%...

 2021-09-22 19:19 

UPI

Sexual assault has long-term effect on women's brain health, study shows...

It's known that sexual assault affects a woman's physical and mental health. Now, researchers say these traumatic incidents may also harm her brain health....

 2021-09-22 19:19 

Reuters

[ World ]

Iran minister expressed ‘very clear intent’ to return to nuclear talks -Ireland | Reuters...

Iran's foreign minister expressed a...

 2021-09-22 19:19 

Press Trust of India

Overcast skies but no rain in Delhi...

New Delhi, Sep 22 (PTI) Overcast skies over Delhi provided relief from hot weather on Wednesday but rain evaded most parts of the city. Earlier in the day, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had issued an alert for moderate rain in the city.The Saf...

 2021-09-22 19:18 

Reuters

[ World ]

Johnny Depp decries 'cancel culture' before receiving San Sebastian's top prize | Reuters...

Nobody is safe from so-called...

 2021-09-22 19:17 

Sputnik International

'Mars' Fate Was Decided From Beginning': Study Reveals What Likely Happened to Red Planet' Water...

Using potassium as "kind of tracer for more volatile elements and compounds, such as water," researchers have established that Mars "lost more potassium and other volatiles than Earth during its formation"....

 2021-09-22 19:16 

AP

Swiatek, Kvitova advance to quarterfinals of Ostrava Open...

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Top-seeded Iga Swiatek of Poland advanced to the quarterfinals of the Ostrava Open on Wednesday with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over unseeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan.T......

 2021-09-22 19:16 

BloombergQuint

Trump's Lawsuit Against New York Times and His Niece a 'Stunt,' Her Lawyer Says...

Trump's Lawsuit Against New York Times and His Niece a 'Stunt,' Her Lawyer Says...

 2021-09-22 19:16 

AP

Oklahoma COVID-19 deaths near 10,000, cases top 600,000...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of COVID-19 deaths in Oklahoma during the pandemic neared 10,000 on Wednesday, while the total number of coronavirus cases topped 600,000, according to the Oklahoma ......

 2021-09-22 19:16 

Bahrain News Agency

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RERA Chief Executive receives Indian ambassador...
 2021-09-22 19:14 

TASS

Media watchdog starts formation of social networks register in Russia...

The register will help in the swift removal of socially dangerous information that requires an immediate response...

 2021-09-22 19:14 

Press Trust of India

Hry govt sets up CoI to probe into Karnal lathi-charge...

Chandigarh, Sep 22 (PTI) The Haryana government on Wednesday set up a Commission of Inquiry headed by a retired high court judge to probe into the police lathi-charge last month at a group of farmers protesting against the three central farm laws. The jud...

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