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      Republicans join Democrats to press forward impeachment vote
      Jan13

      Republicans join Democrats to press forward impeachment vote

      WASHINGTON, Jan 12: With at least five Republicans joining their push to impeach President Donald Trump over the storming of the U.S. Capitol, Democrats in the House of Representatives stood poised for a history-making vote to try to remove the president from office.With eight days remaining in Trump’s term, the House will vote on Wednesday...

      Trump grants full pardon to former campaign adviser George Papadopoulos, 14 others
      Dec23

      Trump grants full pardon to former campaign adviser George Papadopoulos, 14 others

      WASHINGTON: Emerging reports have suggested that US President Donald Trump is considering granting additional pardons to several individuals tied to the Russia investigation that drew much attention throughout his time in office. Pardons may be issued to Trump family members and even his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani.Amid reports that Trump...

      Ukrainian volunteers step in to battle oxygen shortage in hospitals
      Nov30

      Ukrainian volunteers step in to battle oxygen shortage in hospitals

      KYIV: Lesya Lytvynova’s phone never stops ringing. With one hand she soothes her three-month-old baby, with the other she answers calls from relatives of coronavirus patients desperate to get an oxygen generator.Lytvynova runs a Kyiv-based charity called ‘Ours’ that gives free generators to patients suffering respiratory...

      Kremlin declines to comment on U.S. election outcome until results final
      Nov09

      Kremlin declines to comment on U.S. election outcome until results final

      MOSCOW: The Kremlin said on Monday it would wait for the official results of the U.S. presidential election before commenting on its outcome, and that it had noted incumbent Donald Trump’s announcement of legal challenges related to the vote.President Vladimir Putin has remained silent on the issue since Democrat Joe Biden clinched the...

      Georgia opposition unites to oust billionaire’s party in poll
      Oct31

      Georgia opposition unites to oust billionaire’s party in poll

      TBILISI: Georgia went to the polls Saturday in tightly contested parliamentary elections pitting an unlikely union of opposition forces against the increasingly unpopular ruling party led by the country’s richest man.Nestled between the Caucasus mountains and the Black Sea, Georgia is seen as a rare example of a democracy among ex-Soviet...

      Number of Covid-19 patients hospitalized in Hungary reaches new high
      Oct28

      Number of Covid-19 patients hospitalized in Hungary reaches new high

      BUDAPEST: The number of coronavirus patients being treated in hospitals in Hungary rose above 3,000 for the first time on Wednesday, as the country prepared to hold a UEFA Champions League game in front of thousands of spectators later in the day.Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s government has refrained from imposing tight restrictions on mass...

      Trump traverses US as Obama steps up support for Biden
      Oct21

      Trump traverses US as Obama steps up support for Biden

      Washington: Former president Barack Obama holds his first rally Wednesday in support of US election front runner Joe Biden, while Donald Trump campaigned frantically and accused his opponent, who stayed home in Delaware, of going “into hiding.”Two weeks before the polls, the contrast in campaign strategies between Trump, 74, and...

      Ukraine’s coronavirus-linked deaths at record high as infections grow
      Oct21

      Ukraine’s coronavirus-linked deaths at record high as infections grow

      KYIV: The number of daily coronavirus deaths in Ukraine jumped to 141 from the previous record of 113 deaths registered on Tuesday, the national security council said on Wednesday.The council also reported a record 6,719 new coronavirus cases registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number to 315,826 cases with 5,927 deaths.Ukrainian...

      Ukraine’s coronavirus-linked deaths at record as infections grow
      Oct21

      Ukraine’s coronavirus-linked deaths at record as infections grow

      KYIV: The number of daily coronavirus deaths in Ukraine jumped to 141 from the previous record of 113 deaths registered on Tuesday, the national security council said on Wednesday.The council also reported a record 6,719 new coronavirus cases registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number to 315,826 cases with 5,927 deaths.Ukrainian...

      Germany charges two men with selling parts for Russian arms-maker
      Oct20

      Germany charges two men with selling parts for Russian arms-maker

      BERLIN: Prosecutors have charged two Germans suspected of selling machinery to a Russian state-owned armaments group that manufactures missile systems for the Russian army.The Federal Prosecutor’s Office (GBA) said on Tuesday it has filed charges against the men, identified as Alexander S. and Alexander O. under German privacy laws, for...