Israeli FM to visit Moscow for talks with Russian counterpart: ministry

Jerusalem (Israel), September 6: Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid will fly to Moscow for an official trip to meet his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov, Israeli...

Iran to support Afghans against foreign attempts to create instability: official

Tehran (Iran), September 6: Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said on Sunday that Iran will support the people of Afghanistan from "possible attempts of...

Nigerian gov't condemns seizure of power by force in Guinea

Lagos (Nigeria), September 6: The Nigerian government on Sunday condemned the takeover of power by force in Guinea.

S. Korean president's approval rating rises to 41.7 pct: poll

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korean President Moon Jae-in's approval rating added 0.4 percentage points over the week to 41.7 percent last week, a...

U.S. needs to work with China in pandemic fight: U.S. economist

Kuala Lumpur (China), September 6: The United States must work with China to find a global solution to end the raging COVID-19 pandemic, said renowned...

Blinken Set to Visit Qatar, Germany for Talks on Afghan Evac Cooperation

Washington (US), September 5: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will be departing on Sunday for a trip to Doha, Qatar and Ramstein, Germany to...

Biden Will Travel to New York on 20th Anniversary of 9/11 -...

Washington (US), September 5: US President Joe Biden will go to New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the...

S. Korea wins gold in Tokyo Paralympic boccia pairs competition

Tokyo (Japan), September 5: South Korea's national boccia team won the gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympic Games on Saturday, delivering the country's ninth-consecutive Paralympic...

New virus cases dip to 1,400s on fewer tests; tough restrictions extended

Seoul (South Korea), September 5: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell to the 1,400s on Sunday due to fewer tests over the weekend, while...

UN humanitarian chief concludes trip to Syria, Lebanon, Turkey

United Nations, September 5: UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin Griffiths has concluded his seven-day visit to Syria, Lebanon and Turkey, his first official mission...

Syria agrees to help Lebanon get Jordan's electricity, Egypt's gas

Damascus (Syria), September 5: Syria on Saturday agreed to help Lebanon get Egypt's gas and Jordan's electricity through Syrian territories, according to the country's state...

U.S. Navy says five missing crew members dead after helicopter crash off...

Los Angeles (US), September 5: The five missing crew members of an MH-60S helicopter which crashed off the coast of California on Tuesday, have been...

UK records another 37,578 coronavirus cases

London (UK), September 5: Another 37,578 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to...

Iranian president says nuke talks should end U.S. sanctions

Tehran (Iran), September 5: Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Saturday that the nuclear talks between Iran and the world powers should result in the removal...

CBOT agricultural futures drop on Ida-induced infrastructure damages

Chicago (US), September 5: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures went lower in the past week due to the loadout damage from hurricane Ida....

Libyan leader orders probe into Tripoli clashes

Tripoli ( Libya), September 4: Libyan President of the Presidency Council Mohamed Menfi on Friday issued orders to start an investigation into the clashes that...

Libya's private sector main driver for economic recovery: IOM

Tripoli (Libya), September 4: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday said a new assessment indicates that the Libyan private sector is the country's...

Indonesia's private jet rental business soars during pandemic

Jakarta (Indonesia ) , September 4: High-end consumers in Indonesia have decided to travel out of towns and abroad using charter planes or private jets...

EU, AstraZeneca reach agreement on COVID-19 vaccine supply dispute

Brussels (Belgium), September 4: The European Union (EU) and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca have reached an agreement after a dispute on COVID-19 vaccine delivery schedules, announced...

Blinken to visit Qatar, Germany over Afghanistan issue

Washington (US), September 4: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Friday that he will soon travel to Qatar and then Germany over the...

Biden signs order to let some 9/11 documents go public

Washington (US), September 4: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order directing his government to review and release some documents related to...

World Conservation Congress opens in Marseille to address ecological plight

Marseille (France) September 4: The 7th World Conservation Congress (WCC) kicked off here on Friday, aiming to drive action on the most pressing environmental issues,...

Australia secures additional 4 million Pfizer vaccines on record day of COVID-19...

Canberra (Australia) , September 3 : The Australian government has secured another 4 million doses of coronavirus vaccine in a deal with Britain as the...

COVID-19 source, intermediate host still unclear: researchers

London (UK), September 3: Though it is known that SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, originated from animals, its exact source and intermediate...

Japan's Suga not to compete in LDP leadership election

Tokyo (Japan), September 3: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said he did not intend to run in the upcoming leadership election for the ruling...

Kremlin says U.S. military aid to Ukraine potentially "very dangerous"

Moscow (Russia), September 3 : The Kremlin said on Thursday that U.S. plans to provide military assistance to Ukraine could prompt Kiev to opt for...

U.S. Democratic senator voices opposition against 3.5 trln USD spending package

Washington (US), September 3: U.S. Democratic senator Joe Manchin on Thursday expressed opposition against a 3.5-trillion-U.S. dollar spending package that would enact most of President...