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Biden signs executive orders on gender equity to mark International Women's Day

Biden signs executive orders on gender equity to...

Washington (US), March 9: Marking the International Women's Day, U.S. President Joe Biden signed two executive orders aimed to promote...

U.S. Republican party defends right to use Trump's name for fundraising

U.S. Republican party defends right to use Trump's...

Washington (US), March 9: The Republican National Committee (RNC) on Monday defended its right to use former President Donald Trump...

U.S. reaches consensus on new 'six-year' SMA with S. Korea: State Dept. Spokesman

U.S. reaches consensus on new 'six-year' SMA with...

Washington (US), March 9: The new defense cost-sharing agreement between South Korea and the United States will be effective for...

Colombia reports 3,411 new COVID-19 cases

Colombia reports 3,411 new COVID-19 cases

Bogota (Colombia), March 8: Colombia registered 3,411 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking its nationwide tally to...

Blinken pushes UN-led peace conference in letter to Afghan president: report

Blinken pushes UN-led peace conference in letter to...

Washington (US), March 8: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken proposed a United Nations-led peace conference on the Afghan issue...

Maduro says feeling well after getting Sputnik V vaccine shot

Maduro says feeling well after getting Sputnik V...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), March 8: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he is feeling fine after getting a shot of the...

U.S. Senate passes 1.9-trln-USD relief bill after marathon overnight session

U.S. Senate passes 1.9-trln-USD relief bill after marathon...

Washington (US), March 7: The evenly split U.S. Senate on Saturday narrowly passed a 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief bill after a...

Venezuelan Armed Forces launch military drills to bolster nation's defense

Venezuelan Armed Forces launch military drills to bolster...

Caracas (Venezuela), March 6: The Chief of Staff of the Strategic Operational Command of the Bolivarian National Armed Forces (FANB)...

Blinken Speaks to Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan About Rule of Law, Karabakh Settlement

Blinken Speaks to Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan About...

Washington (US), March 6: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke to Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan about the importance...

NASA's Perseverance rover performs first drive on Mars

NASA's Perseverance rover performs first drive on Mars

Washington (US), March 6: NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover performed its first drive on Mars on Thursday, covering 6.5 meters...

Biden agrees war power authority to be updated: White House

Biden agrees war power authority to be updated:...

Washington (US), March 6: U.S. President Joe Biden agreed that authorizations for the use of military force (AUMF) that justify...

UN chief appoints U.S. diplomat as assistant secretary-general for General Assembly and Conference Management

UN chief appoints U.S. diplomat as assistant secretary-general...

New York (USA) Mar 5: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday appointed Cherith Norman Chalet of the United States as...

UN receives new letter concerning position of Myanmar's permanent representative

UN receives new letter concerning position of Myanmar's...

New York (USA) Mar 5: The United Nations has received new communication from Myanmar's UN Mission concerning the position of...

U.S. adds Myanmar ministries, commercial entities to blacklist

U.S. adds Myanmar ministries, commercial entities to blacklist

Washington DC (USA) Mar 5: The U.S. Department of Commerce on Thursday added Myanmar's Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Home...

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise to 745,000

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise to 745,000

Washington DC (USA) Mar 5: Initial jobless claims last week in the United States rose to 745,000, indicating stalled recovery...

Cambodia further postpones 13th ASEM Summit to last quarter of 2021 due to COVID-19

Cambodia further postpones 13th ASEM Summit to last...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia) Mar 5: Cambodia, the host of the 13th ASEM Summit (ASEM13), has decided to further postpone the...

U.S. Senate confirms Biden's pick Cecilia Rouse to lead White House Economic Council

U.S. Senate confirms Biden's pick Cecilia Rouse to...

Washington (US), March 3: U.S. Senate on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to confirm Cecilia Rouse, a Princeton University economist, to lead...

Donald Trump received coronavirus vaccine before leaving White House: media

Donald Trump received coronavirus vaccine before leaving White...

Washington (US), March 2: Both former U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump received coronavirus vaccine in private...

State Department says strong trilateral relationships among S. Korea, U.S., Japan enhance regional peace

State Department says strong trilateral relationships among S....

Washington (US), March 2: "Strong, close" relationships among South Korea, the United States and Japan advance their shared goals of...

IMF chief calls for strong G20 policies to counter "dangerous divergence"

IMF chief calls for strong G20 policies to...

Washington (US), February 27: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Friday called for "strong and determined action"...

Argentine health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Argentine health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Buenos Aires (Argentina), February 27: Argentine Health Minister Carla Vizzotti on Friday said she had tested positive for COVID-19 and...

Biden warns Iran to "be careful" after U.S. airstrikes

Biden warns Iran to "be careful" after U.S....

Washington (US), February 27: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday warned Iran to "be careful" when asked what message he...

UN Security Council demands COVID-19 vaccine ceasefires

UN Security Council demands COVID-19 vaccine ceasefires

United Nations, February 27: The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously passed a resolution calling on all member states to...

Canada will Review US Khashoggi report, wants full Saudi inquiry into murder

Canada will Review US Khashoggi report, wants full...

Toronto (Canada), February 27: Canada will review the US intelligence report on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the...

Russian Embassy in Canada denounces Ottawa's attempts to question status of Crimea

Russian Embassy in Canada denounces Ottawa's attempts to...

Toronto (Canada), February 27: The Russian Embassy in Canada denounced as "clear interference" in Russia's internal affairs the refusal by...

California tops 50,000 COVID-19 deaths

California tops 50,000 COVID-19 deaths

California (USA) Feb 26: The California authority reported Thursday that the United States' most populous state had 50,991 deaths from...

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as new variant detected in New York

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as...

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: Nearly 2,000 infection cases of coronavirus variants have been reported in the United States, according...