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      Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against US troops
      Jun29

      Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against US troops

      WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Sunday denied that he had been briefed on reported U.S. intelligence that a Russian military intelligence unit secretly offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants for killing American troops in Afghanistan, and he appeared to minimize the allegations against Moscow. American intelligence officials concluded...

      Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 9.46 million, death toll over 482,000
      Jun25

      Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 9.46 million, death toll over 482,000

      At least 9,469,316 people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 482,389 have died, a Reuters tally showed. More than 9.44 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 481,672​ have died, a Reuters tally showed. DEATHS AND INFECTIONS At least 2,357,045 cases of the highly...

      Judge: Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it
      Jun21

      Judge: Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it

      WASHINGTON: Former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward in publishing his tell-all book, a federal judge ruled Saturday, despite efforts by the Trump administration to block the release because of concerns that classified information could be exposed. The decision from US District Judge Royce Lamberth is a victory for Bolton in...

      Trump postpones G7 summit, seeks to add countries to invitation list
      May31

      Trump postpones G7 summit, seeks to add countries to invitation list

      ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE: US President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would postpone a Group of Seven summit he had hoped to hold next month until September or later and expand the list of invitees to include Australia, Russia, South Korea and India. Speaking to reporters on Air Force One during his return to Washington from Cape Canaveral in...

      More European leagues set to return to action
      May28

      More European leagues set to return to action

      BERN: European football will continue its cautious return to play following the COVID-19 stoppage over the next week as a number of the continent’s smaller leagues restart with some novelties and one team in serious trouble for breaking coronavirus rules. Portugal, Denmark, Poland, Serbia, Austria, Croatia and Ukraine are among the...

      Worldwide coronavirus cases pass 4 million, death toll over 276,000
      May10

      Worldwide coronavirus cases pass 4 million, death toll over 276,000

      More than 4.02 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 276,894 have died, according to a Reuters tally. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019. The following table lists countries that have reported...

      World with or without nuclear power plants
      May07

      World with or without nuclear power plants

      Nuclear energy, either for electricity generation or for manufacturing nuclear weapons, is a burning issue and will remain controversial for decades to come. This form of energy follows the equation of Einstein and uses a small mass of radioactive material like uranium or plutonium as fuel to produce energy by nuclear fission. Some countries like...

      75 years after WWII, search continues for missing soldiers
      May05

      75 years after WWII, search continues for missing soldiers

      KLESSIN: Thomas Siepert looks across the verdant grain field, glowing in the sun after a spring thunderstorm, as windmills slowly churn in the distance. Wild boar piglets trundle across the road into town and a hare pops out and dashes away. Yet the serene scene belies the slaughter there 75 years ago as German troops fought furiously — and...

      Worldwide coronavirus cases over 3.19 million, death toll crosses 226,800
      Apr30

      Worldwide coronavirus cases over 3.19 million, death toll crosses 226,800

      More than 3.19 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 226,880 have died, according to a Reuters tally. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019. The following lists show countries and territories, total...

      Russia sees record rise in coronavirus cases, deaths
      Apr28

      Russia sees record rise in coronavirus cases, deaths

      MOSCOW: Russia saw a record daily rise in new coronavirus cases and related deaths on Tuesday, its coronavirus crisis response centre said, with data suggesting the world’s biggest country by territory has overtaken China and Iran in confirmed infections. The number of new coronavirus cases in Russia rose by 6,411 on Tuesday, bringing its...