Schumer Says if Trump Convicted Senate to Hold Vote to Bar Him...

Washington (US), January 13: The US Senate will vote on whether to bar US President Donald Trump from running for the White House in the...

Over 70 People Detained Following Brussels Unrest

Brussels (Belgium), January 14: Over 70 participants in unrest in Brussels have been detained after police restored order, according to the head of the Saint-Josse-ten-Noode...

US Senate Unlikely to Convict Trump Despite Republican Desire to Leave Him...

Washington (US), January 14: The US Senate is unlikely to convict President Donald Trump despite Republican hopes to put him in the past, although deadly...

US House to Vote on Impeaching Trump Over Capitol Hill 'Insurrection'

Washington (US), January 13: The Democratic-controlled US House of Representatives is expected to vote on Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump over last week's violence...

Biden to Appoint Foreign Policy Expert Campbell as Asia Czar, Reports Suggest

Washington (US), January 13: US President-elect Joe Biden will appoint veteran foreign policy expert Kurt Campbell to the newly created position of Asia czar, the...

Estonian Prime Minister Resigns Over Corruption Scandal, Reports Say

Moscow (Russia), January 13: Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas announced on Wednesday he was resigning in the wake of a corruption scandal around Tallinn's real...

Russia Slams US Claims About Iran Becoming 'Safe Haven' for al-Qaeda as...

Moscow (Russia), January 13: Washington's claims about Iran becoming a "safe haven" for al-Qaeda are baseless, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Zamir Kabulov said in a...

Mutant Coronavirus Strain Hits State of Maryland Bordering US Capital

Washington (US), January 13: The state of Maryland, adjacent to Washington DC, confirmed two cases of the highly-contagious mutation of the novel coronavirus, Governor Larry...

US to Require Negative COVID-19 Test for All Air Passengers Beginning January...

Washington (US), January 13: All air passengers will be required to present a negative coronavirus test result prior to boarding their flight to the United...

Four Chinese Ships Enter Japan's Territorial Waters Near Disputed Senkaku Islands, Reports...

Tokyo (Japan), January 13: Four Chinese ships have entered Japan's territorial waters near the disputed Senkaku Islands, the Kyodo news agency reported on Wednesday, citing...

US Congresswoman Omar Urges Biden Administration to Cancel Arms Sale to Saudi...

Washington (US), January 13: The incoming Biden administration, after taking power on January 20, must cancel outgoing President Donald Trump's arms sales to Saudi Arabia...

Ireland to Apologize for Subhuman Conditions in Mother-Baby Homes, Children's Minister Says

Moscow (Russia), January 13: The Irish government on Tuesday approved the publication of the final report on the inquiry into church-run Mother and Baby Homes,...

Turkish Leader Opens Telegram Account After Presidential Administration Quits WhatsApp

Ankara (Turkey), January 13: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has registered official accounts on the Telegram and BIP messenger apps, the leader's press office said...

US House Republican Leaders Not Lobbying Members Against Second Trump Impeachment -...

Washington (US), January 13: Republican leaders in the US House of Representatives are not actively preventing members of their party from voting to impeach President...

US Arrests Man for Threatening Attacks During Biden Inauguration

Washington (US), January 13: Authorities have arrested a man who threatened to kill any Democrat seen at the White House after President-elect Joe Biden is...

Tunisia in Talks With Russia on Sputnik V COVID-19 Vaccine Supplies -...

Cairo (Egypt), January 13: Tunisia is engaged in talks with several COVID-19 vaccine producers, including Russia, over delivery of its Sputnik V vaccine, Tunisian Health...

Qatari, Egyptian Diplomats to Hold Meetings to Resume Cooperation - Reports

Doha (Qatar), January 13: Qatari and Egyptian diplomats and security service representatives will soon hold talks on the resumption of cooperation and the completion of...

UK records another 54,940 coronavirus cases, 563 deaths

London (UK) Jan 11: Another 54,940 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to...

Putin, Macron discuss upcoming trilateral meeting of leaders of Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia

Moscow (Russia) Jan 11: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed via telephone on Sunday the upcoming trilateral meeting of leaders...

Myanmar launches project for center of disease control, medical training center

Yangon (Myanmar) Jan 11: China-aided Myanmar National Center of Disease Control (CDC) and Medical Training Center project was launched in Myanmar on Sunday, according to...

China-Africa friendship rock-solid despite changing int'l landscape: Chinese FM

Beijing (China) Jan 11: China-Africa friendship remains rock-solid and stable, no matter what the international situation they face and what difficulties, obstacles, or disruptions they...

Libya's special committee presents proposals on constitutional basis for elections: UN agency

Tripoli (Libya), January 11: The Legal Committee of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) presented proposals on constitutional basis for the upcoming general elections during...

Cuba reports record number of daily COVID-19 cases

Havana (Cuba), January 10: Cuba reported 365 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, the highest daily number since the disease first appeared in the country...

U.S. COVID-19 deaths top 370,000: Johns Hopkins University

Washington (US), January 10: U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpassed 370,000 on Saturday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.

NYS discovers 3 more infections of COVID-19 variant: governor

New York (US), January 10: The New York State Department of Health (DoH) has confirmed three additional cases of the variant of COVID-19 (B.1.1.7) found...

Boeing responds to Sriwijaya Air flight crash

San Francisco (US), January 10: Boeing said on Saturday that the company was in contact with its airline customer and stands ready to support them...

UN welcomes Libyan prime minister's support for political dialogue

Tripoli (Libya), January 10: Acting Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations for Libya (ASRSG) Stephanie Williams on Saturday welcomed Libyan UN-backed Prime...