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Report: Jets finalizing deal to name Rick Bowness as coach

The Winnipeg Jets are finalizing a deal to name Rick Bowness as their new head coach, TSN reported Friday. The ...


Fusion, Hunters secure wins in Midseason Madness qualifying

The Philadelphia Fusion and Chengdu Hunters were victorious on Friday in East Region play of the Overwatch League's Midseason Madness ...


Mandaviya felicitates doctors for valuable contribution, opines nation's health as foremost priority

New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday felicitated doctors for their outstanding dedication and ...


PM Modi hails chartered accountants for important role in Indian economy on national CA Day

New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted Chartered Accountants (CAs) on Chartered Accountants' Day ...


New study reveals surgery may be avoided for children with rare skull tumor

Washington [US], June 30 (ANI): According to a new study, a group of researchers discovered that surgery can be avoided ...


Cricket South Africa appoints Thabiso Enoch Nkwe as Director of Cricket

Johannesburg [South Africa], June 30 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Thursday announced the appointment of Thabiso Enoch Nkwe as ...


What the truck? The 'freedom convoy' protesters are heading back to Ottawa

July 1 marks the first in-person Canada Day celebrations in the nation's capital since 2019. But the celebrations could be ...


In a first, Union Health Minister to felicitate top 25 NEET-PG rank holders of medicine and dental courses

New Delhi [India], June 30 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya will felicitate and interact with the top 25 ...


Research: Cancer drug shows potential as muscular dystrophy treatment

Washington [US], June 30 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that an existing cancer drug could have potential as a treatment for ...


High-scoring Lions seek 3-0 start, visit Redblacks

The Ottawa Redblacks hope to end their touchdown drought Thursday night when they play host to the high-scoring B.C. Lions. ...


Teesta Setalvad only small branch, headquarter of communal hatred is Congress, alleges Gaurav Bhatia

New Delhi [India], June 29 (ANI): After a metropolitan court granted the remand of social activist Teesta Setalvad to the ...


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Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...

Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...

14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...

Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

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Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...

Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...

Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

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Twins call up RHP Juan Minaya, DFA Tyler Thornburg

The Minnesota Twins called up Juan Minaya from Triple-A St. Paul and designated fellow right-hander Tyler Thornburg for assignment Friday. ...


Report: Kevon Looney staying with Warriors on 3-year deal

Center Kevon Looney is returning to the Golden State Warriors on a three-year, $25.5 million deal, ESPN reported Friday. Looney, ...


Mets owner 'celebrates' Bobby Bonilla Day

New York Mets owner Steve Cohen elected to have a little fun on July 1, or what is known in ...


Ronald Acuna Jr. to return for Braves' opener vs. Reds

The Atlanta Braves announced star right fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. will return to their already potent lineup for Friday's series ...


Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. to return vs. Reds

Atlanta Braves star right fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. will return from a four-game absence in Friday's series opener against the ...


Report: Bulls re-sign F Derrick Jones Jr. to 2-year deal

The Chicago Bulls are re-signing free agent forward Derrick Jones Jr. to a two-year, $6.6 million deal, The Athletic reported ...


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