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Chinese mainland reports 106 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Chinese mainland reports 106 new locally transmitted COVID-19...

Beijing (China) Jan 19: The Chinese mainland on Monday reported 118 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 106 locally transmitted cases...

Xi confident of successful Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

Xi confident of successful Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing (China) Jan 19: Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, expressed his confidence...

Xi underscores developing China's winter sports by hosting Beijing 2022

Xi underscores developing China's winter sports by hosting...

Beijing (China) Jan 19: Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has placed great emphasis...

Tokyo stocks advance in morning on bargain hunting, U.S. stimulus hopes

Tokyo stocks advance in morning on bargain hunting,...

Tokyo (Japan) Jan 19: Tokyo stocks advanced Tuesday morning with investors buying back bargains after the recent decline of the...

Iran, Turkey sign agreements to boost railway cooperation

Iran, Turkey sign agreements to boost railway cooperation

Tehran (Iran) Jan 19: The Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran (RAI) company announced on Monday the signing of...

EU plans to start spending huge recovery fund in months

EU plans to start spending huge recovery fund...

Brussels (Belgium) Jan 19: The European Union (EU) plans to start raising and allocating in the next few months the...

Egyptian defense minister, Greek chief of staff discuss military ties

Egyptian defense minister, Greek chief of staff discuss...

Cario (Egypt) Jan 19: Egyptian Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki and the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff Konstantinos...

WHO pandemic review panel highlights effective multilateralism in COVID-19 response

WHO pandemic review panel highlights effective multilateralism in...

Geneva (Switzerland) Jan 19: A latest interim report by the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response highlighted effective multilateralism...

South Carolina Senator Warns Against Using Impeachment Power to 'Vindicate Political Grievances'

South Carolina Senator Warns Against Using Impeachment Power...

Washington (US), January 18: Republican Senator Lindsey Graham sent a letter to Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer claiming that the...

Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 131,195

Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 131,195

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), January 18: The Ethiopian Ministry of Health said Sunday the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in...

New Mexico County Commissioner Charged for Taking Part in Capitol Unrest

New Mexico County Commissioner Charged for Taking Part...

Moscow (Russia), January 18: A New Mexico County commissioner has been charged for breaching US Capitol grounds on January 6,...

Cuba reports record number of daily COVID-19 cases

Cuba reports record number of daily COVID-19 cases

Havana (Cuba), January 18: The Cuban Ministry of Public Health reported four deaths and 650 new cases of the novel...

U.S. California coronavirus cases close to 3 mln

U.S. California coronavirus cases close to 3 mln

San Francisco (US), January 18: U.S. California counties reported 32,904 new cases of COVID-19 and 418 new deaths Saturday for...

Iran reacts to rumours on possible release of ROK vessel

Iran reacts to rumours on possible release of...

Tehran (Iran), January 17 (ANI): Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Saturday commented on the rumors on the possibility...

UK aviation sector calls for urgent support amid tightened travel restrictions

UK aviation sector calls for urgent support amid...

London (UK), January 17: Britain's aviation sector needs urgent government support if it is to survive another lengthy period of...

Egypt's rejection of foreign interference in Libya helps preserve political path: Sisi

Egypt's rejection of foreign interference in Libya helps...

Cairo (Egypt), January 17: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday that his country's rejection of foreign military interference in...

Nigerian military kills scores of Boko Haram militants in gunfight: spokesman

Nigerian military kills scores of Boko Haram militants...

Abuja (Nigeria), January 17: Scores of Boko Haram militants were killed in a gunfight with Nigerian troops at a military...

Libyan talks in Geneva reach agreement on selection mechanism for temporary executive authority

Libyan talks in Geneva reach agreement on selection...

Geneva (Switzerland), January 17: A senior UN official announced here Saturday that the Libyan delegations reached an agreement on a...

Federal Police Say Frankfurt Airport Partially Closed After Man Yelled 'Allahu Akbar'

Federal Police Say Frankfurt Airport Partially Closed After...

Berlin (Germany), January 17: The Frankfurt Airport was partially closed on Saturday after a 38-year-old Slovenian national yelled "I will...

U.S. state of Illinois confirms first case of new COVID-19 variant

U.S. state of Illinois confirms first case of...

Chicago (US), January 16: The U.S. Midwest state of Illinois has confirmed its first case of new COVID-19 variant called...

Merkel Says Germany's Ruling CDU Party Continues Policies of Adenauer, Kohl

Merkel Says Germany's Ruling CDU Party Continues Policies...

Berlin (Germany), January 16: The ruling Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU) has been following the policy of protecting the...

UN chief calls for "far greater solidarity" in message on 2 millionth COVID-19 death

UN chief calls for "far greater solidarity" in...

United Nations, January 16: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for "far greater solidarity" in his video message...

Growth of int'l migration down 27 pct due to COVID-19, says UN

Growth of int'l migration down 27 pct due...

United Nations, January 16: The COVID-19 pandemic may have slowed international migration flows by around 2 million people last year,...

UN official expresses concern over safety of refugees in Ethiopia's Tigray

UN official expresses concern over safety of refugees...

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), January 17: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi on Friday expressed concern over the...

Pentagon Agrees to Provide 25,000 Troops for Biden Inauguration

Pentagon Agrees to Provide 25,000 Troops for Biden...

Washington (US), January 16: The US Defense Department in a press release said that it will provide 25,000 troops in...

Facebook Blocks New Postings of Events Close to White House, US Capitol Building

Facebook Blocks New Postings of Events Close to...

Washington (US), January 16: Facebook, in a company statement, said it is blocking users from creating new events for gatherings...

French Foreign Ministry Hopes Russia Will Refrain From Leaving Open Skies Treaty

French Foreign Ministry Hopes Russia Will Refrain From...

Paris (France), January 16: France regrets a Russian decision to leave the Open Skies Treaty and hopes that Moscow will...