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Original Beethoven Score to Be Returned to Rightful Heirs

NBC Bay Area | 2022-12-03, 11:45

A musical manuscript handwritten by Ludwig van Beethoven is getting returned to the heirs of the richest family in pre-World War II Czechoslovakia, whose members had to flee the country to escape the Holocaust. The Moravian Museum in the Czech city of Brno has

Thieves Try to Steal Banksy Mural From Scorched Wall in Ukrainian Town

NBC Bay Area | 2022-12-03, 11:45

A group of thieves were thwarted after they attempted to steal a mural by the renowned street artist Banksy on the outskirts of Kyiv, a Ukrainian official said Friday. The image

Legal settlement puts police agencies on notice about new use of deadly force restrictions

The Tribune San Luis Obispo | 2022-12-03, 11:45

SACRAMENTO, Calif.Days after Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a 2019 law meant to reduce police shootings, law enforcement union leaders began telling officers that the new policy didn't really ...

Marjorie Taylor Greene Wanted To Visit Ye’s Office Just Last Week: Fuentes

The Tribune San Luis Obispo | 2022-12-03, 11:45

Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes has claimed that Georgia congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene asked to visit Kanye West's presidential campaign office. Fuentes, who is part of the rapper's campaign team, made ...

Strong quake shakes main Indonesia island; no tsunami alert

North Shore News | 2022-12-03, 11:45

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake shook parts of Indonesia’s main island of Java on Saturday, causing panic and sending people into the streets, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. Officials said there was no danger of a tsunami. The

Pakistan summons Afghan diplomat to convey anguish over attack on its envoy in Kabul

The Hindu | 2022-12-03, 11:44

Ubaid-ur-Rehman Nizamani was targeted by unidentified gunmen while taking a walk in the embassy compound ...

Can Senegal stop England's flow in attack? | 2022-12-03, 11:43

DOHA, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- England face Senegal in the FIFA World Cup last 16 on Sunday in Al Bayt, around 50 kilometers from Doha. Gareth Southgate's men will go into the match as favorites after scoring nine goals in the group stage. So far, when England have

Philippines logs 1,234 new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths | 2022-12-03, 11:43

MANILA, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines reported 1,234 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday, pushing

1st LD: 6.4-magnitude earthquake jolts western Indonesia, no potential for tsunami | 2022-12-03, 11:43

JAKARTA, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia's western province of

'A testament to America's ingenuity and innovation': US unveils high-tech B-21 stealth bomber

News24 | 2022-12-03, 11:41

The United States on Friday unveiled the B-21 Raider, a high-tech stealth bomber that can carry nuclear and conventional weapons and is designed to be able to fly without a crew on board. ...

Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Indonesia's West Java

News24 | 2022-12-03, 11:41

A magnitude 6.4 quake hit Indonesia's West Java area on Saturday at a depth of 118 km, sending people running out of buildings, the country's geophysics agency BMKG said. ...

‘China delayed jabbing the elderly against Covid and as it opens up, could regret it’

Hindustan Times | 2022-12-03, 11:41

Beijing: China’s decision to delay vaccinating senior citizens to focus on frontline workers during its initial inoculation drives could prove costly as the country gradually eases the ‘zero-Covid’ policy, potentially exposing hundreds of millions among the

Viktor Huszár: Fifth Teqball World Championships a great success as sport continues on quest for Olympic recognition

Inside The Games | 2022-12-03, 11:40

Last month was our fifth Teqball World Championships in Nuremberg, Germany. The event was a huge success and took place in Nuremberg’s state-of-the-art KIA Metropol Arena in Germany which houses 4,000 spectators. We signed a deal with our first commercial

London-based Indian Mohan Mansigani collects honour from Buckingham Palace

Live Mint | 2022-12-03, 11:38

An Indian-origin charity worker Mohan Mansigani has collected his Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) honour at an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London, news agency PTI reported on 3 December.North London resident

2022 World Cup: Full list of teams qualified for Round of 19, match schedule and more

The Economic Times | 2022-12-03, 11:38

France, Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, and 12 more teams have advanced to the quarterfinals in Qatar. Learn about all the teams qualified for Round 16 of the World Cup 2022 ...

FIFA World Cup 2022: Teams qualified for Round of 16 - Full list here

The Economic Times | 2022-12-03, 11:38

In Qatar, 14 teams have thus far advanced to the knockout stages, including France, Brazil, Portugal, and Argentina. Learn which groups of 16 teams have qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. ...

FIFA World Cup Round of 16: Matchday 1 games, schedule today, December 3

The Economic Times | 2022-12-03, 11:38

FIFA World Cup 2022, Netherlands vs USA and Argentina vs Australia in the round of 16, matchday 1, on Saturday. Check out the schedule, timings and more here. ...

UK removes China from Sizewell nuclear project, takes joint stake

Mail Guardian South Africa | 2022-12-03, 11:33

Britain on Tuesday removed China General Nuclear from construction of its new Sizewell C power station, announcing it would take a joint stake alongside French partner EDF as relations sour with Beijing. The CGN announcement came after Prime Minister Rishi

Balenciaga designer sorry for ‘inappropriate’ campaign featuring children

The Guardian | 2022-12-03, 11:32

Demna says using images of teddy bears in bondage gear held by two young girls was ‘wrong artistic choice’ Balenciaga’s creative designer has apologised for a recent fashion campaign that was criticised by Kim Kardashian. Images for the campaign showed two

Canada sanctions Iran firm over drone deliveries to Russia

The New Arab | 2022-12-03, 11:30

Canada announced Friday another round of sanctions against Iran, including a technology company that developed components of drones that the West says have been used by Russia to attack Ukraine. "Canada will not stand idly by while the

The key statistics from the World Cup group stage

Belfast Telegraph | 2022-12-03, 11:30

The 16 qualifiers are now decided after a dramatic World Cup group stage. Here, the PA news agency looks back at the key statistics from the opening round. Slow starts, late drama Iran scored in the 98th and 103rd minutes to beat Wales (Adam Davy/PA) PA / Iran

Built to disappear: World Cup stadium 974

The Charlotte Observer | 2022-12-03, 11:30

Of the seven stadiums Qatar built for the World Cup, one will disappear after the tournament. That’s what the games’ organizers have said about Stadium 974 in Doha — a ...

Guadalajara International Book Fair: Emirati authors inspire young writers in schools in Mexico

Gulf News | 2022-12-03, 11:30

Guadalajara: As part of Sharjah’s Guest of Honour programme at the ongoing Guadalajara International Book Fair (FIL), the emirate organised four school visits to introduce Emirati and Arab literature to Mexican students aged between 14-19. Under the ‘School

Pakistan Averts Default, Pays Back $1 Billion: Report

NDTV | 2022-12-03, 11:29

Cash-strapped Pakistan has averted a default on its repayment of USD 1 billion against a matured international Sukuk (Sharia-compliant bond) three days ahead of schedule on Friday. ...

Russian Oil Price Cap Will Help Constrain Vladimir Putin's Finances: US

NDTV | 2022-12-03, 11:29

The US has welcomed the USD 60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil, describing it as an "important tool" that will benefit emerging markets. ...

Protests in China: The blank sheets tell a tale

The Daily Telegraph Australia | 2022-12-03, 11:27

Chinese protesters push back against stifling zero-COVID policies. Plus, art in times of turmoil in Sri Lanka. ...

EXPLAINER: 5 key takeaways from the November jobs report

Chatanooga Times Free Press | 2022-12-03, 11:25

WASHINGTON (AP) — For nearly nine months, the Federal Reserve has relentlessly raised interest rates to try to slow the U.S. job market and bring inflation under control. And for just as long, the job market hasn't seemed to get the message. The November

Ukraine gets 1.5 bln USD in grant aid from U.S.

People Daily | 2022-12-03, 11:23

KIEV, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- Ukraine received 1.5 billion U.S. dollars in grant aid from the United States mobilized by the World Bank, the Ukrainian

U.S. adds 263,000 jobs in November

People Daily | 2022-12-03, 11:23

WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- U.S. jobs continued to see growth in November despite the most aggressive interest rate hikes in decades. Nonfarm payrolls climbed 263,000 last month, with an unemployment rate of 3.7 percent, according to data from the Labor

Malaysia reports 2,421 new COVID-19 infections, 9 new deaths

People Daily | 2022-12-03, 11:23

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Malaysia reported 2,421 new COVID-19 infections, as of midnight Friday, bringing the national total to 4,996,964,

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