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 2021-06-20 21:12 

Bahrain News Agency

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Interior Minister: Manama's designation as 'Healthy City' reflects Bahrain's commitment to international standards...
 2021-06-20 21:09 

Press Trust of India

UP minister suspends agriculture officer for laxity...

Lucknow, Jun 20 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi has suspended the deputy director, agriculture of Ayodhya division for laxity in discharge of duty. In a statement issued here on Sunday, Shahi said when information regarding ben...

 2021-06-20 21:08 

Ecns.cn

Taikonauts reflect nation's pride in its space missions...

In their tweets to congratulate China on the launch of three 'taikonauts' on their Shenzhou XII mission to the Tianhe core space station module, both the European Space Agency and Roscosmos used the word "taikonauts"....

 2021-06-20 21:04 

dpa

Israel criticizes hardliner's victory in Iranian presidential vote...

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 2021-06-20 21:04 

dpa

Turkish coach not considering quitting after crushing defeat at Euros...

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 2021-06-20 21:04 

AP

Yanks turn third triple play in month, beat A's 2-1...

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees turned their record-tying third triple play this season to strand the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, bailing out closer Aroldis Chapman and closing down a 2-......

 2021-06-20 20:57 

Press Trust of India

Record 13.59 lakh people get COVID-19 jab in AP...

(Eds: Updates figure) Amaravati, June 20 (PTI) A staggering 13,59,300 peoplewere administered the coronavirus vaccine in Andhra Pradeshon Sunday, in what could be a world record feat in any singleprovince. As many as 28,917 staff of the Medical and Health...

 2021-06-20 20:55 

AP

Operator of 2 WVa malls files for bankruptcy protection...

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — An Ohio company that operates dozens of U.S. shopping and strip malls, including two in West Virginia, has filed for federal bankruptcy protection, citing a drop in foot tr......

 2021-06-20 20:54 

AP

Generator maker to hire 300 more at new South Carolina plant...

TRENTON, S.C. (AP) — A maker of emergency generators is already expanding how many people it will employ at its new South Carolina plant, even before production begins.Wisconsin-based Generac Power......

 2021-06-20 20:45 

AP

Wainwright pitches 3-hitter, Cards top Braves 9-1 in opener...

ATLANTA (AP) — Adam Wainwright struck out 11 and pitched a three-hitter, sending the St. Louis Cardinals over the Atlanta Braves 9-1 Sunday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader.Nolan Arena......

 2021-06-20 20:45 

UPI

Jurgen Conings, Belgian extremist who threatened top virologist, found dead after manhunt...

Authorities in Belgium on Sunday discovered the body of Jurgen Conings, a far-right extremist, who threatened the nation's top COVID-19 doctor....

 2021-06-20 20:42 

AP

'The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard' hits top mark at box office...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" struck the top box office target.The Lionsgate's film starring Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson and Salma Hayek brought in $11.6 million domestica......

 2021-06-20 20:42 

Press Trust of India

Assam reports 1,775 new COVID-19 cases, 30 more deaths...

Guwahati, Jun 20 (PTI) Assam's COVID-19 tally rose to 4,82,505 on Sunday as 1,775 more people tested positive forthe infection while 30 new fatalities pushed the death toll to4,208, the National Health Mission (NHM) bulletin said.The COVID-19 deaths w...

 2021-06-20 20:41 

Press Trust of India

Dhankhar on week-long visit to North Bengal from Monday...

Kolkata, Jun 20 (PTI) West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar will embark on a week-long visit to North Bengal fromMonday, within a week of a demand by certain BJP MPs forcarving out a separate Union Territory for the region. His visit also comes within day...

 2021-06-20 20:38 

AP

Glesnes rocket brings Union to 2-2 tie with Atlanta United...

ATLANTA (AP) — Jakob Glesnes' blast that ricocheted off the crossbar in extra time pulled the Philadelphia Union into a 2-2 tie with Atlanta United on Sunday.Trailing 2-0, Cory Burke got Philadelph......

 2021-06-20 20:36 

UPI

Records fall as heat wave continues for Father's Day weekend...

Last week, dozens and dozens of heat records were shattered across the western half of the United States....

 2021-06-20 20:33 

AP

Schwarber hits 3 homers, Nats beat Mets 5-2, take 3 of 4...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyle Schwarber homered three times and tied a major league record with five in a two-game span, leading the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 5-2 Sunday to take three of......

 2021-06-20 20:31 

Press Trust of India

2 arrested for raping minor in Jammu: Police...

Jammu, Jun 20 (PTI) Two men were arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping a minor girl here, police said. Manzoor Hussain and Aasif, both residents of Narwal bala, were arrested following a complaint lodged by the father of the victim on Friday, a police s...

 2021-06-20 20:27 

AP

McGuire hits 3 doubles as Ryu, Blue Jays beat Orioles 7-4...

BALTIMORE (AP) — Reese McGuire had three doubles during a four-hit performance, leading Hyun Jin Ryu and the Toronto Blue Jays past the Baltimore Orioles 7-4 Sunday.Toronto, which snapped a five-ga......

 2021-06-20 20:27 

Kuwait News Agency

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 2021-06-20 20:26 

Press Trust of India

PSU DGM, two others arrested in graft cases: ACB...

Jaipur, Jun 20 (PTI) Three persons, including a deputy general manager of a PSU, were arrested on Sunday while taking bribe in two separate cases, an Anti-Corruption Bureau official said. The ACB said Deputy General Manager Rajesh Kumar Singh of Hindustan...

 2021-06-20 20:25 

UPI

'Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard' tops North American box office with $11.7M...

The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard -- an action-comedy starring Salma Hayek, Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson -- is the No. 1 movie in North America, earning $11.7 million receipts this weekend, BoxOfficeMojo.com announced Sunday...

 2021-06-20 20:24 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait MoH: eight Covid-19 deaths, 1,661 new infections...

KUWAIT, Jan 20 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Ministry of Health said Sunday eight persons died of coronavirus while 1,661 people tested positive for the virus in the past 24 hours. Ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said that the total deaths in the country reac...

 2021-06-20 20:23 

AP

Yankees turn game-ending triple-play, beat A's 2-1...

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees turned their record-tying third triple play of the season to strand the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, bailing out closer Aroldis Chapman in a shaky outing a......

 2021-06-20 20:17 

Press Trust of India

Sedition: Filmmaker Sulthana quizzed by Kavaratti police...

(EDS: RPT after dropping word in para-3) Kochi, Jun 20 (PTI) Filmmaker Ayesha Sulthana, bookedfor sedition in Lakshadweep, on Sunday appeared before theKavaratti police in connection with the case. She reached the Kavaratti police headquarters at 4 PMand ...

 2021-06-20 20:16 

TASS

Man missing after torrential rains in Yalta found alive - authorities...

The search for the other missing person continues, Crimea's Deputy Prime Minister Igor Mikhailichenko said...

 2021-06-20 20:14 

TASS

Acting PM's party leading early parliamentary polls in Armenia with 58.04% - CEC...

It is followed by former President Robert Kocharyan's bloc, which is scoring 22.01% of votes...

 2021-06-20 20:14 

MOLDPRES News Agency

As many as 37 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Moldova in last 24 hours...

Chisinau, 20 June /MOLDPRES/ - A number of 2,481 samples have been processed in Moldova in the last 24 hours and 37 new cases of infection with the new-type coronavirus were confirmed, of which one import case. As many as 256,140 COVID-19 cases have been ...

 2021-06-20 20:11 

AP

Get a grip: Pitchers unsure on eve of sticky stuff crackdown...

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole hardly expects a smooth transition when Major League Baseball ups its efforts against sticky substances.Then again, the Yankees ace — like many around the game — isn't e......

 2021-06-20 20:10 

AP

Splash park closes after officials investigate illnesses...

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A splash park at a wildlife attraction in the Wichita area has closed after health officials reported illness concerns and several families said their children became sick afte......

 2021-06-20 20:07 

AP

Italy beats Wales, both advance to round of 16 at Euro 2020...

ROME (AP) — Matteo Pessina scored the only goal and Italy extended its unbeaten streak to a record-tying 30 matches with a 1-0 victory over Wales on Sunday at the European Championship.Pessina redi......

 2021-06-20 20:04 

Kuwait News Agency

Parties adjourns talks on Iran's nuclear file...

VIANNE, June 20 (KUNA) -- Negotiators representing Iran and six world powers on Sunday adjourned talks on reviving their 2015 nuclear deal and returned to respective capitals. After more than a week of negotiations in their latest round, parties to the pa...

 2021-06-20 20:01 

Press Trust of India

Covid: Haryana records 30 deaths, 201 new cases...

Chandigarh, Jun 20 (PTI) Haryana on Sunday reported 30 Covid-related fatalities, taking the death toll to 9,246, while 201 new cases pushed the infection count to 7,67,418. According to the health department's daily bulletin, the latest deaths include...

 2021-06-20 20:01 

FARS News Agency

Anti-Olympic Protesters Rally as Tokyo Games Just over A Month Away...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Anti-Olympic protesters call for the Games to be cancelled with just over a month left until the July 23 Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony. A large percentage of Japanese r ....

 2021-06-20 20:00 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Speaker congratulates Iran's presidential election success...

SANA'A, June. 20 (Saba) - Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammad Hussein al-Aidaros sent on Sunday a congratulatory message to the Speaker of the Iranian Shura Council Mohammad Baqir Qalibaf, the success of the presidential elections in the Islamic Rep...

 2021-06-20 20:00 

AP

Gray collects 5th victory in 60th Mount Washington Road Race...

PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — Joseph Gray, the reigning World Mountain Running Champion, raced to the top of the tallest mountain in the Northeast on Sunday to collect his fifth Mount Washington Road ......

 2021-06-20 20:00 

Kuwait News Agency

Global coronavirus update, recasting, adding more countries...

KUWAIT, June 20 (KUNA) -- A number of countries across the globe on Sunday declared their deaths, infections and recoveries of the coronavirus (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours. Yemen's higher committee for combating the coronavirus said in a statemen...

 2021-06-20 19:59 

AP

Legendary New Haven nightspot reopening after year's closure...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — One of Connecticut's legendary music clubs is reopening after a year-long closure due to the pandemic, with the help of the federal government. Toad's Place celebrated with ......

 2021-06-20 19:59 

Reuters

Armenia's acting PM's party takes early lead in parliamentary election...

Armenia's acting prime minister, Nikol Pashinyan, and his Civil Contract party took an early lead as votes were counted after a parliamentary election on Sunday, in what was set to be a tight race with former President Robert Kocharyan's political...

 2021-06-20 19:59 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Armenia's acting PM's party takes early lead in parliamentary election...
 2021-06-20 19:58 

BloombergQuint

Canada Says Border Won't Fully Reopen Until 75% Vaccination Rate...

No Full Reopening to U.S. Until 75% Canadians Vaccinated: Chief...

 2021-06-20 19:58 

Press Trust of India

23 deaths, 549 fresh virus cases in Punjab...

Chandigarh, Jun 20 (PTI) Twenty-three more people died from coronavirus in Punjab on Sunday as 549 fresh cases surfaced, taking the state's infection count to 5,92,303, according to a medical bulletin. So far, the infection has killed 15,826 in the st...

 2021-06-20 19:55 

AP

Naylor RBI single in 7th, Indians avoid sweep vs Pirates...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Naylor foiled Pittsburgh's strategy with an RBI single in the seventh inning, helping the Cleveland Indians beat the Pirates 2-1 Sunday.Cleveland avoided a three-game sweep b......

 2021-06-20 19:54 

AP

World champs prize pool goes up $1 million for '22, '23...

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — World Athletics will use $2 million in doping fines it has received from Russia to increase the prize pool at the next two world championships.Seb Coe, the president of the fede......

 2021-06-20 19:53 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Public Health Director urges continuous commitment to precautionary measures to end pandemic...
 2021-06-20 19:52 

Kuwait News Agency

Daily report on Covid-19 death toll, infections in East Asian nations...

KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 (KUNA) -- Malaysia registered on Sunday 60 Coronavirus (Covid-19) deaths, while 5,293 infections were detected. The death toll climbed to 4,408 in the country, whereas the total infections hit 6,964,08 Malaysian Ministry of Health ad...

 2021-06-20 19:51 

AP

Gareth Bale still scoreless but Wales advances at Euro 2020...

ROME (AP) — Gareth Bale got only one chance to score against Italy and he wasted it.His second-half volley over the crossbar could have been a costly miss, but in the end it didn't matter because W......

 2021-06-20 19:50 

Reuters

Saudi-led coalition destroys drone fired by Yemen's Houthis, state TV...
 2021-06-20 19:50 

Press Trust of India

PM Modi holds meeting with union ministers...

(Eds: With more info) New Delhi, Jun 20 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held a meeting with BJP president J P Nadda and several Union ministers, including Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh, at his official residence here, sources said.Earlier this ...

 2021-06-20 19:50 

Kuwait News Agency

Corner stone for Kuwait-funded school laid in Yemen...

ADEN, June 20 (KUNA) -- Corner stone of a school construction of which was funded by Kuwait Red Crescent Society was laid on Sunday in the Yemeni town of Seiyun, the Governorate of Hadhramaut. Issam Al-Kathiri, the undersecretary of Hadhramaut Governor, l...

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