Daily Archives: February 9, 2021

Alisson gifts leader Man City win at fading champ Liverpool

Liverpool, Feb 8 (AP) The fireworks being set off behind the Kop provided a flashback to last season's Premier League trophy celebrations. But little...

Ibrahimovic nets 500th club goal as Milan beats Crotone 4-0

Milan, Feb 8 (AP) Zlatan Ibrahimovic took his tally to more than 500 club goals as he scored twice to help AC Milan beat...

Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu pleads not guilty as corruption trial resumes in Jerusalem

Jerusalem, 8 Feb (AP): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pleaded not guilty on Monday as his trial on corruption charges resumed in a Jerusalem...

Water fired at crowd as anti-coup protests swell in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar, 8 Feb (AP) — Police fired a water cannon Monday at hundreds of protesters in Myanmar’s capital who are demanding the military...

China arrests Australian journalist Cheng Lei on charges of ‘spreading secrets overseas’

Canberra, 8 Feb (AP): China has formally arrested a Chinese-born Australian journalist for CGTN, the English-language channel of China Central Television, on suspicion of...

24 garment workers killed in flooded factory in Morocco

Rabat, Feb 8 (AP) At least 24 workers have been killed in the Moroccan city of Tangier after heavy rains flooded a clandestine garment...

UNHRC is flawed, needs reform but walking away won’t fix it: US Secretary Blinken

Washington, Feb 8 (PTI) The UN Human Rights Council is flawed and needs reform but walking away from it, will not fix the Council,...

Most of the revered Hindu sites in Pakistan in state of decay: Report

Islamabad, Feb 8 (PTI) Most of the revered sites of the minority Hindu community in Pakistan are in a poor condition and the authority...

Nepal-India border issue should be resolved through serious diplomatic efforts and dialogue: Oli

Kathmandu, Feb 8 (PTI) Nepal's Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli has said that the border issue with India should be resolved through serious...

Around the globe, virus cancels spring travel for millions

FRANKFURT, Germany, 8 Feb (AP) — They are the annual journeys of late winter and early spring: Factory workers in China heading home for...