Registered Afghan refugees can stay another year, says Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 11: Pakistan on Wednesday extended for a year the stay of Afghan refugees who live in the country legally amid the ongoing...

We will continue fighting until needed, says Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah

Beirut [Lebanon], July 11: In a televised address Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of the armed Lebanese group Hezbollah has said that Israel has achieved "no...

More than 40 political activists jailed for life in UAE for 'terror'...

Abu Dhabi [United Arab Emirates], July 11: A court in the United Arab Emirates has handed life sentences to more than 40 political activists after...

Rains pound South Korea causing landslides, bullet trains slowed

Seoul [South Korea], July 11: South Korea's national rail company on Wednesday suspended some regular routes and slowed bullet trains because of heavy rain in...

Bird flu response in Michigan sparks COVID-era worry on farms

Michigan [US], July 11: Some dairy farmers are resisting Michigan's nation-leading efforts to stop the spread of bird flu for fear their incomes will suffer...

Thailand announces new senate, replacing army-appointed lawmakers

Bangkok [Thailand], July 11: Thailand's Election Commission on Wednesday endorsed 200 new senators who will replace a military-appointed upper house, revealing a new legislative body...

Gaza airstrike hits displaced during soccer match

Gaza [Palestine] July 11: An Israeli missile slammed into a tent encampment in southern Gaza on Tuesday just as displaced people had gathered there to...

Macron breaks Silence, urges mainstream coalition

Paris [France], July 11: French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called on mainstream parties to join forces to form a solid majority in the National...

Ukraine's Zelenskiy says can't predict Trump's actions if elected

Kyiv [Ukraine], July 11: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said he could not predict what Donald Trump would do if he regains the U.S. presidency in...

At least 8 people died in the US due to Hurricane Beryl

Carricou [Grenada], July 11: AFP news agency reported yesterday that Hurricane Beryl swept across the United States, killing at least 7 people in Texas and...

Democrats on the fence about President Biden

Washington [US], July 11: US President Joe Biden is resisting pressure to withdraw from the race but there are growing concerns about his chances of...

Boeing loses customers after series of incidents

Washington [US], July 11: Boeing said on July 9 that it delivered 44 commercial aircraft in June, down 27% from the same month last year...

Japanese warship unexpectedly enters Chinese territorial waters near Taiwan

Tokyo [Japan], July 11: Japanese media reported that a Japanese warship entered Chinese territorial waters near Taiwan without prior notice, leading to a concerned reaction...

Pelosi warns President Biden doesn't have much time left to decide

Washington [US], July 11: US President Joe Biden is facing a new wave of pressure from within the Democratic Party about the possibility of withdrawing...

Vietnamese female tourist killed by train in Australia

A Vietnamese tourist named Tuyet Nguyen (52 years old) was hit and killed by a train in Australia, after climbing down the tracks to pick...

US continues to block transfer of blockbusters to Israel

Washington [US], July 11: The US will resume sending 500 lb (230 kg) bombs to Israel, while continuing to suspend the supply of 2,000 lb...

King of Bahrain appoints president of National Intelligence Agency

Manama [Bahrain], July 11: His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain has issued a royal decree appointing a president of the National...

NYU Abu Dhabi launches 'Mariet Westermann' distinguished MFA Fellowship

Abu Dhabi [UAE], July 11: NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) has established the Mariet Westermann Distinguished Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Fellowship.

Egypt condemns bombing of school in Khan Yunis

Cairo [Egypt], July 11: The Arab Republic of Egypt has condemned the Israeli strike that targeted Al Awda School in Khan Yunis, and continued targeting...

New challenges for NATO after 75 years of establishment

Washington DC [US], July 10: During the three-day conference, US President Joe Biden and leaders of the bloc's members will try to demonstrate the bright...

Europe launches Ariane 6 rocket for the first time with 'great ambition'

Paris [France], July 10: The Ariane 6 rocket was launched from the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, at 4 p.m. on July 9 (7...

Unexpected discovery from ancient Roman sewers

Sofia [Bulgaria], July 10: The 2-meter-tall statue was accidentally unearthed in the area that used to be the ancient city of Heraclea Sintica, southwestern Bulgaria....

US National Guard commander killed in car crash

New Hampshire [US], July 10: On July 10, the military magazine Task & Purpose reported that Brigadier General John Pogorek, commander of the New Hampshire...

Trump challenges Biden to debate and golf match

Washington DC [US], July 10: "Let's have another debate this week so Joe Biden can prove he's fit to be president. But this time it's...

Historic military handshake between Japan and the Philippines

Manila [Philippines], July 10: Recently, in Manila (Philippines), Philippine Defense Minister Gilberto Teodoro and Japanese Foreign Minister Yoko Kamikawa signed the Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA).

Chinese aircraft carrier conducts drills in the Western Pacific?

Taipei City [Taiwan], July 10: Taiwan's Defense Ministry said on July 10 that it had detected China's Shandong aircraft carrier conducting exercises in the Western...

Ukraine will stop Putin, Biden tells NATO in forceful speech

Washington DC [US], July 10: Joe Biden forcefully defended the foreign policy achievements of his presidency as he welcomed NATO member states to a Washington...