Kuwait head of state has died aged ninety-one
KUWAIT City, KUWAIT - Kuwait's ruling Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah has passed away on Tuesday in a hospital in the United States. He was 91.
According to Sputnik, the news of the Emir'
Pliskova, Kenin move into second round at French Open
World No. 4 Karolina Pliskova fought off a first-round challenge from qualifier Mayar Sherif of Egypt to advance at the French Open on Tuesday. The second-seeded Pliskova wasn't too happy with her pe
Almost perfect Djokovic ready for Roland Garros bow
Novak Djokovic begins his bid for a second French Open title and 18th Grand Slam title on Tuesday, pledging to be on his best behaviour following his US Open disqu
Liverpool lay down Premier League marker in Arsenal win
Liverpool came from behind to maintain a perfect start to their Premier League title defence as goals from Sadio Mane, Andy Robertson and Diogo Jota saw off a resilient Ars
Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 28)
BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.
Chinese soldiers prepare to carry to a plane caskets containing remains of C
Israelis Mark Yom Kippur Under 'Painful' Virus Lockdown
JERUSALEM - The solemn Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur, which annually sees Israeli life grind to a halt, begins on Sunday in a nation already under a sweeping coronavirus lockdown.
The Nile river led to Khartoum's growth, but now threatens the city
Over the past few weeks, floods - following exceptionally heavy rains - have hit Sudan. Many parts of the coun
Sloppy Pliskova recovers to advance to second round at French Open
Second seed Karolina Pliskova pushed aside a horror opening set to defeat the unseeded Egyptian Mayar Sherif in three sets on Tuesday at the French Open.
Pliskova botched eight set points bef
Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Sept. 30
WASHINGTON -- NASA and SpaceX are targeting 2:40 a.m. EDT on Oct. 31 for the launch of the agency's SpaceX Crew-1 mission with astronauts to the International Space Station, according to a NASA bri
Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Sept. 29
ANKARA -- Turkey denied on Tuesday an Armenian claim that a Turkish F-16 fighter jet shot down an Armenian Su-25 warplane during conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
"The claim that Turk
Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases close to 1.47 mln: Africa CDC
ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- The total number of confirmed COVID-19 positive cases in Africa reached 1,465,023 as of Tuesday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC)
Durban to stage 2023 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships Finals
BEIJING, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- Durban, South Africa will host the 2023 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships Finals according an announcement made at the ITTF's Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monda
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