Palestinian killed by Israeli soldiers near West Bank village

Ramallah [Palestine], February 4: The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has sentenced Hungary to almost €40,000 ($43,630) in damages in connection with the death...

UN, German bank open new fish market in Lebanon to support fishermen...

Beirut[Lebanon], February 4: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with Germany's KfW Development Bank, opened on Friday a new fish market in the...

Gold falls on strong U.S. jobs report

Chicago [US], February 4: Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Friday as the U.S. monthly jobs report...

U.S. agricultural futures close mixed

Chicago [US], February 4: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures closed mixed on Friday, with corn rising and wheat and soybean falling.

Pakistani rupee continues speedy crash against USD, suffers another big fall

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 4: Pakistani rupee continues a speedy crash against the U.S. dollar with another big fall as the greenback was traded at a...

Timor-Leste attends first ASEAN meeting

Jakarta [Indonesia], February 4: Timor-Leste made a debut at a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) held here on Friday, marking a...

Bank of Japan's unrealized loss on gov't bonds widens to 68 bln...

Tokyo [Japan], February 4: The Bank of Japan (BOJ) 's unrealized losses on its holdings of government bonds amounted to about 8.8 trillion yen (68...

Former South Korean justice minister sentenced to prison for falsifying records for...

Seoul [South Korea],February 4: Former South Korean Justice Minister Cho Kuk was sentenced today to two years in prison for using personal influence to gain...

The culprit who killed a Vietnamese woman in Japan was sentenced to...

Tokyo [Japan], February 4: A court in Japan has sentenced a man to life in prison for the murder of a Vietnamese woman.

Warning new variant of SARS-CoV-2 causes concern

Geneva [Switzerland], February 4: CNN reported that the World Health Organization (WHO) and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) respectively announced that...

CIA director assesses Russia-Ukraine war in the next 6 months

Washington [US], February 4: Speaking at an event at Georgetown University in Washington DC on February 3, the director of the US Central Intelligence Agency...

Mafia boss found working as pizza boss after 16 years on the...

Rome [Italy], February 4: Italian anti-Mafia police have arrested another mobster on the run, just two weeks after the sensational arrest on January 16 of...

Chinese balloon high over US stirs unease far below

Washinton [US], February 4: The Chinese balloon drifting high above the U.S. and first revealed over Montana has created a buzz down below among residents...

Elon Musk found not guilty of fraud over Tesla tweet

Washinton [US], February 4: Tesla founder Elon Musk has been cleared of wrongdoing for a tweet in which he said he had "funding secured" to...

Encrypted messaging system discovered in the EU, 42 people arrested

Brussels [Belgium], February 4: Police in several European Union countries discovered an encrypted messaging application used by criminal gangs, the Dutch police said tonight, adding...

The US increased pressure on Egypt and the UAE to expel the...

Washington [US], February 4: The United States has stepped up pressure on Middle Eastern allies to expel the Wagner Group, a Russian mercenary army owned...

Zelensky believes that it is possible for Ukraine to start negotiations on...

Kyiv [Ukraine], February 4: Ukrainian President VolodymyrZelenskiy assessed tonight that it is possible for Ukraine to start official negotiations on admission to the European Union...

Expo City Dubai to host Dubai Marathon on 12 February

Dubai [UAE], February 4: The Organising Committee of the Dubai Marathon today announced that the 2023 edition of the global long-distance running event will be...

Ministry of Education launches innovation strategy

Dubai [UAE], February 4: The Ministry of Education announced the launch of its innovation strategy with the aim of supporting government directions and achieve the...

National Environment Day an occasion to preserve natural resources, says Almheiri

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 4: Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and the Environment, said that celebrating the 26th UAE National Environment Day...

European court slaps Hungary with €40,000 fine in refugee death

Paris [France], February 3: The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has sentenced Hungary to almost €40,000 ($43,630) in damages in connection with the death...

Finnish and Swedish leaders agree to continue NATO bid 'hand in hand'

Copenhagen [Denmark], February 3: The prime ministers of NATO candidate nations Sweden and Finland vowed on Thursday to continue their journey to accession together despite...

Veteran British soldier avoids jail for 1998 Troubles killing in NI

Dublin [Ireland], February 3: A former British soldier has been given a suspended sentence for killing a man at an army checkpoint in Northern Ireland...

IAEA reports secret modification of Iranian nuclear facility

Tehran [Iran], February 3: Iran has secretly modified a facility for the production of highly enriched uranium, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

Peshawar mosque bomber who killed 101 people wore police uniform

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 3: A suicide bomber who killed 101 people in Pakistan this week disguised himself in a police uniform to trick guards and...

Zionist warplanes strike Gaza following rocket fire

Gaza [Palestine], February 3: Zionist warplanes struck Gaza early Thursday, drawing retaliatory rocket fire from Palestinian militants, as violence flared despite US calls for "urgent...

Egypt mummy ingredients discovered

Cairo [Egypt], February 3: The discovery of dozens of beakers and bowls in a mummification workshop has helped reveal how ancient Egyptians embalmed their dead,...