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West Bengal extends Covid-19 restrictions in wake of Omicron scare

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], November 30 (ANI): West Bengal government on Tuesday extended the COVID-19 restrictions in the state till ...

What is Hanukah and how is it celebrated in Britain?

The festive season is upon us with the start of the eight-day festival of Hanukah. What it is and how ...

Roman Abramovich ends three-year exile from UK football

Russian billionaire owner Roman Abramovich ended a three-year absence from UK football by watching Chelsea host Man United ? and ...

Indian Army receives new Israeli Heron drones for deployment in Ladakh sector

By Ajit K DubeyNew Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): After a delay of a few months due to COVID-19, the ...

China will successfully hold 2022 Beijing Olympics despite Omicron concerns: Foreign Ministry

Beijing [China], November 30 (ANI): China will successfully hold the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games on schedule, despite the worldwide ...

Japan confirms first case of Omicron variant

Tokyo [Japan], November 30 (ANI): Japan has confirmed its first case of Omicron variant of the coronavirus, Kyodo News reported ...

Omicron effect: Reintroduced Covid-19 spying challenged in court

Human rights groups in Israel have asked the supreme court to repeal the government's decree reauthorizing the internal security service ...

Israel Bans All Tourists for Two Weeks

JERUSALEM - Israel has tightened restrictions after at least two cases of the omicron variant of the coronavirus were discovered ...

South African doctor who discovered Omicron describes symptoms

People infected with the new Omicron strain of Covid-19 present ?unusual symptoms? that are somewhat different from those associated with ...

Here's why talks with Iran are no guarantee against war

Another round of talks between Iran and world powers has begun in Vienna. While the aim is to revive the ...

Israeli Court: 6-Year-Old Cable Car Crash Survivor to Return to Italy

JERUSALEM - Israel's Supreme Court on Monday upheld lower court rulings in the bitter custody battle surrounding a 6-year-old boy ...

Israeli Supreme Court: Cable Car Survivor to Return to Italy

JERUSALEM - Israel's Supreme Court on Monday upheld lower court rulings in the bitter custody battle surrounding a 6-year-old boy ...

Violations of Palestinian rights along with expansion of Israeli settlements put two-State solution at risk: UN chief

New York [US], November 29 (ANI): United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres on Monday said that the situation in the Occupied ...

Mideast in Pictures: Gaza's reconstruction at snail's pace

© Provided by Xinhua GAZA, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Over half year has passed since the May conflict between Israel ...

Biden's blunder could send oil prices to $100

While oil prices crashed on Friday due to Covid concerns, there is still a very real possibility of $100 oil ...

Omicron variant poses very high global risk WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned countries to brace for the new Omicron Covid variant, urging them to boost ...

Countries close borders to foreigners amid Omicron fears

Japan will close its border to foreign nationals, including business travelers and students from Tuesday, marking one of the most ...

Israel to Allow 3,000 Ethiopian Jews to Immigrate

JERUSALEM - Israel's government on Sunday approved the immigration of several thousand Jews from war-torn Ethiopia, some of whom have ...

Israel, UK to work on preventing Iran from getting nuclear weapons

London [UK], November 29 (ANI/Sputnik): UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss and Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid say they will do ...

Angry protests in Amman against Jordan-Israel solar power for water deal

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], November 29 (ANI): Thousands of Jordanians took part in a huge protest at the heart of ...

British ex-MP hammers RAF for woke new gender-neutral term

The RAF has been accused of peddling ?woke b******? after doing away with the gendered titles ?Airman? and ?Airwoman.? A ...

Isreal will be less welcoming, need to ascertain impact of new COVID variant: Envoy Noar Gilon

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], November 28 (ANI): As Tel Aviv sealed its border for international tourists, Israel ambassador to India Naor ...

Isreal stands with India to fight perpetrators of 26/11 attack: Israeli Envoy

By Sahil PandeyGurugram (Haryana) [India], November 28 (ANI): Israel stands with India to fight against the perpetrators of the 26/11 ...

Research discovers COVID infection risk rises after second vaccine dose

London [UK], November 28 (ANI): A new research has discovered a gradual increase in the risk of COVID-19 infection from ...

Omicron Covid variant: Israel bars tourists, reimposes quarantine rules

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 28 (ANI): Israel is banning the entry of foreigners for two weeks to prevent the spread ...

COVID Variant Spreads to More Countries as World on Alert

LONDON - The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, ...

Omicron mutations compared to Delta in first image

Italian scientists have presented an image showing the mutations of the new Omicron coronavirus variant. Believed to have originated in ...

US expert expresses concern that Omicron COVID strain might spread widely

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI): A top US health expert has said that the Omicron strain of the COVID-19 is ...

Uttarakhand CM participates in Bodhisattva Thought Series

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], November 28 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami participated in Bodhisattva Thought Series organized at the ...

Israel introduces world's strictest bans to contain Omicron strain

Israel has banned all foreigners from entering the country and tasked intelligence services with locating and tracking all recent arrivals ...

Israel temporarily closes borders to prevent spread of Omicron COVID strain

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 28 (ANI/Sputnik): Israel is banning the entry of foreigners for two weeks in order to prevent ...

U.S. scrambles to take actions over Omicron variant's chilling effect

© Provided by Xinhua The World Health Organization (WHO) said there was preliminary evidence that the variant, which it named ...

Britain, Germany and Italy Detect Omicron Coronavirus Variant Cases

Britain, Germany and Italy detected cases of the new omicron coronavirus variant Saturday, and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced ...

Two cases of Omicron variant detected in UK as restrictions tightened

© Provided by Xinhua LONDON, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- Two cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant have been detected in ...

Britain Detects Two Cases of Omicron Coronavirus Variant

Two linked cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant have been detected in Britain connected to travel to southern Africa, ...

Worst-ever Covid variant: What we know so far

Scientists have raised the alarm about the new Omicron Covid-19 variant, first identified in Botswana, which has an ?extremely high ...

New Covid variant: PM Modi asks officials to review plans for easing international travel restrictions

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): Highlighting the need for monitoring all international arrivals in the view of the new ...

Omicron: Ensure compliance of COVID-19 appropriate behaviour, make arrangements: U'khand CM instructs chief secy, DGP

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], November 27 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Saturday instructed the chief secretary, DGP and ...

Need to be proactive in light of new Covid variant, says PM Modi

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a meeting with top officials on Covid-19 ...

Rahul Gandhi says new Covid variant 'serious' threat, targets Centre over vaccination figures

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday termed the new COVID-19 variant as a "serious ...

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US gasoline price at $3.39 for Thanksgiving, up from $2.11 in 2020

Los Angeles, California: The price of gasoline in the United States during Thanksgiving was at least $1.20 per gallon more ...

Stocks in Asia driven back by Omicron threat

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Early optimism in Asia on Tuesday which sent stocks flying was punctured later by remarks from ...

To counter global shortage, Canada releases syrup reserves

QUEBEC, Canada: Following a 24 percent drop in the amount of maple syrup produced in Canada this year, an emergency ...

U.S. investors reassess, plough back into stocks

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were bought back on Monday after a ferocious sell-off on Friday due to ...

Petition opposing Google Covid vaccine requirement signed by few staff

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: At least 600 Google employees have signed a petition calling upon the company to reverse its COVID-19 ...

Deliveries of GMC's Hummer electric pickup trucks starts December

DETROIT, Michigan: General Motors will begin delivering its GMC Hummer electric pickup truck in December, according to Duncan Aldred, U.S. ...

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