Nobel Peace Prize 2006-2021
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Nobel Peace Prize 2006-2021
The United States on Wednesday announced its first passport with "X" for gender, a landmark step for people outside the binary male or female categories.
‘In this era of globalisation, it is not fair to hold on to this hatred,’ a jury member said
A nature reserve near the capital of war-scarred Libya that has long been a sanctuary for hyenas, rare birds and plants is now under threat due to climate change and human activity.
Brazil's right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro has repeatedly downplayed the seriousness of the pandemic, fought stay-at-home measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus and promoted treatments scientists said were ineffective
Hong Kong passed a toughened film censorship law on Wednesday empowering authorities to ban past films for "national security" threats and impose stiffer penalties for any breaches in the latest blow to the city's artistic freedoms.
President Joe Biden said Monday he hopes Democrats will strike a deal on two massive spending packages this week and make America the "most advanced country in the world" again.
Ma Chun-man will be sentenced next month
Tesla became the latest US tech giant to hit $1 trillion in market value Monday as investors cheered a large order from Hertz and shrugged off criticism from a US auto safety official.
Mexico on Monday began Covid-19 vaccinations for adolescents with chronic diseases in the capital, the latest step in an immunization drive in one of the countries hit hardest by the pandemic.
The NFT market has been booming in recent months, especially in the art world. In fact, NFT art sales have reached nearly $3.5 billion so far this year, according to the new Hiscox Online Art Trade report. Indeed, some experts see the rise of this new technology as the future of art.
Researchers use torpedo-like devices towed from boats to better understand the ocean by collecting some of its smallest inhabitants: plankton
BENGALURU (Reuters) -Indian shares rose on Tuesday in a volatile session, led by gains in metal and auto stocks, with investors focusing on commentaries from companies over the impact of higher input costs on margins in an earnings-heavy week. The metals index rose 2.9%, lifted by higher steel prices, while the auto index gained 2%. Markets took strength from some marginal profit-booking on Tuesday and managed to close higher, with support from strong corporate earnings and global cues, said Siddhartha Khemka, head of retail research at Motilal Oswal Securities in Mumbai.
Singapore's U-22 football team needed a last-gasp equaliser to avoid defeat against minnows Timor Leste in a 2-2 draw at the AFC U-23 Asian Cup qualifiers.
The National Hockey League fined the Chicago Blackhawks $2 million and two senior executives left the franchise on Tuesday after an investigation found the team failed to properly deal with allegations of sexual misconduct made against a former video coach in 2010.
The couple read out their well rehearsed statements in a soberly decorated hotel function room
BENGALURU (Reuters) -Maruti Suzuki India Ltd's full-year sales and profit expectations have been upended by the global chip shortage and spike in commodity prices, India's biggest carmaker said on Wednesday, as it missed second-quarter profit forecasts. "At the beginning of the year we did not expect to lose so much production in the second quarter because of chips and maybe lose production in the third quarter," Chairman R.C. Bhargava said after Maruti posted a 65.3% plunge in quarterly net profit.
Police Ecuador's Cotopaxi Province fire tear gas at indigenous citizens protesting soaring fuel prices, as the country grapples with a state of emergency and severe economic crisis.
If the US appeal is successful, the case will be sent back to a lower court for a new decision
Of the 5,500 calls for medical assistance received by SCDF 995 Operations Centre between 15 and 21 October 2021, about a fifth were from COVID-19 patients.
China placed a city of four million people under lockdown on Tuesday, ordering them not to leave home except in emergencies, in a bid to eradicate a Covid cluster of just a few dozen confirmed cases.