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IES April 21 First Pricing Window Review

Diesel Price To Reduce; Gasoline Price To Remain Stable Local Fuel Market Performance  Price of fuel on the local market remained stable within the window under...
Schalke's Suat Serdar (C) battles for the ball with Augsburg's Carlos Gruezo Arvoleda (L) and Felix Uduokhai during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and FC Augsburg at Veltins Arena. Photo: Bernd Thissen/dpa - IMPORTANT NOTICE: DFL and DFB regulations prohibit any use of photographs as image sequences and/or quasi-video.

Schalke celebrate first win since January: Mainz secure late triumph

(dpa) - An early goal by Suat Serdar on Sunday put an end to Schalke's 12-game run of winless Bundesliga matches and secured the...

Ghana Boys Brigade inducts first National Patron

The Ghana Boys' Brigade, a Christian Youth Organisation, on Sunday inducted Mr Alfred Kwabena Offei, a Civil Engineer, as its first National Patron at...
A picture provided by A picture provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on 06 April 2021, shows NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter on the 45th Martian day of the mission. NASA is targeting no earlier than Sunday, 11 April 2021, for Ingenuity Mars Helicopter's first attempt at powered, controlled flight on another planet. Photo: Jpl-Caltech/Nasa via ZUMA Wire/dpa

First Mars flight of NASA’s Ingenuity mini helicopter delayed

(dpa) - NASA has delayed its first flight on another planet as it seeks to fix technical issues in the Ingenuity miniature helicopter, the...
Employees work in a welding workshop of an automaker in Qingzhou, east China's Shandong Province, Feb. 28, 2021. (Photo by Wang Jilin/People's Daily Online)

China’s main economic indicators show substantial increase in first two months of 2021

By Lu Yanan From January to February, China’s major economic indicators witnessed substantial growth year on year, according to the latest data released by China’s...

New Zealand first to go dark for Earth Hour

dpa/GNA - Monuments in New Zealand will be the first in the world to go dark for Earth Hour on Saturday. The global climate...

Vietnam’s first homegrown Covid-19 vaccine available by end of 2021

dpa/GNA – Nanocovax, Vietnam’s first locally-developed Covid-19 vaccine, is expected to be ready for use domestically by the fourth quarter of 2021, the...
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First ICT Lab in Akatsi North commissioned at Atanve Basic School

A newly constructed Library and Information Technology (IT) Centre has been commissioned at Atanve D/A Basic School in the Akatsi North District. ...
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The Democratic Republic of Congo to Host its First Smart City Conference

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will be hosting the country’s first Smart City conference which will be taking place virtually from 16 to...
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Methodist Church Ghana dedicates first Chapel in Oti

The Methodist Church Ghana, has dedicated its first Chapel in the Oti Region at Dambai. Sod was cut for the...
President Nana Akufo Addo

Ghana’s President Takes first COVID-19 jab

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Monday received the first dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines on live television. The move was intended to encourage...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

El Salvador has been officially certified as malaria-free

Today, the RBM Partnership to End Malaria welcomes the news that El Salvador has been officially certified malaria-free by the World Health Organization (WHO). El...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

Ghanaian president Akufo-Addo to receive first COVID-19 injection

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be the first to receive a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in the country ahead of the...

Ghana first to receive Covax Covid-19 vaccines

dpa/GNA – The West African nation of Ghana on Wednesday became the first country to receive Covid-19 vaccines from the humanitarian vaccine distribution...
Photo taken on Sept. 6, 2020, at the special area for public health and epidemic prevention of the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services shows inactivated COVID-19 vaccines developed by China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm). (Photo by Weng Qiyu/People’s Daily Online)

Hungary becomes first European Union country to administer Sinopharm vaccine

dpa/GNA - Hungary became the first European Union country to start administering a coronavirus vaccine from the Chinese firm Sinopharm on Wednesday. In the...

The first pan European and African Digital Innovation Hub focusing on smart logistics launched

The European Commission (EC) has granted EUR 1.9 million to DIGILOGIC, a three-year Horizon 2020 project to boost cooperation and long-term, sustainable partnerships between...

Britain to intentionally infect people with virus in first such study

dpa/GNA – In order to gain a better understanding of the coronavirus, a British study will intentionally infect participants with the pathogen, the...

Hanoi confirms first Covid-19 case in 6 months amid Vietnam outbreak

dpa/GNA – Vietnam's health ministry confirmed the city of Hanoi's first coronavirus case in six months on Friday, a day after the nation...

Biden speaks to Trudeau in first presidential call to foreign leader

dpa/GNA - Joe Biden spoke to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday in the US president's first call to a foreign leader since...
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Hong Kong declares first coronavirus lockdown amid mounting cases

dpa/GNA - Hong Kong’s government declared its first lockdown on Saturday in a bid to contain an ongoing outbreak of the novel coronavirus...
Covid Vaccines

Philippines’ Duterte throws support behind first Covid-19 vaccine

dpa/GNA – Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte would be willing to receive the first Covid-19 vaccine in the country to ease public apprehension over...

Afghanistan launches first polio vaccination drive of 202

dpa/GNA – Afghanistan launched a nationwide campaign on Monday to give polio vaccination does to 9.9 million children under the age of five,...
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First identified victim of Indonesian jet crash to be buried

dpa/GNA - The family of a flight attendant who was the first victim to be identified after last week's crash of an Indonesian...

Pakistan launches first polio vaccination drive of 2021

dpa/GNA – Tens of thousands of health workers have travelled throughout Pakistan for the first polio vaccination drive this year despite rising coronavirus...
Covid Vaccines

British dialysis patient first to receive AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine

dpa/GNA - A dialysis patient is the first person in the world to receive the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine outside a clinical trial. Brian Pinker, 82,...
Philanthropy Space and AISTIPHI

Launch of the Aistiphi Business League, Africa’s first corporate CSR community

Philanthropy Space and AISTIPHI launch the Aistiphi Business League – an official CSR community for Ghana The new Aistiphi Business League community will...
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Besesaka Juvenile Boxing Champions Hold First Training Session

The ten juvenile boxing champions who were selected and offered scholarships by the Besesaka Boxing Project on Saturday held their first training session at...
A mourner holds up a lit candle in Microsoft Square near the Staples Center to pay respects to Kobe Bryant after a helicopter crash killed the retired basketball star, in Los Angeles, California, U.S., January 26, 2020. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

2020 saw the deaths of the first James Bond and Egypt’s last pharaoh

dpa/GNA - In a year where death became far too common thanks to a new disease which seemed to strike across lines of...
Covid Vaccines

Mexico, Chile, Costa Rica first in Latin America to start vaccination

dpa/GNA Mexico, Chile and Costa Rica became the first countries in Latin America to begin vaccinating their populations against the coronavirus on Thursday. In...

Rwanda names endangered mountain gorillas in first virtual naming ceremony

Rwanda named 24 baby mountain gorillas at its annual mountain gorilla naming ceremony Kwita Izina held Thursday virtually for the first time due...