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Defector group sends propaganda balloons to N. Korea

Defector group sends propaganda balloons to N. Korea

Paju (South Korea), October 2: An anti-Pyongyang group of North Korean defectors said Sunday they released eight giant balloons carrying...

New virus cases under 30,000 for 3rd day amid waning virus wave

New virus cases under 30,000 for 3rd day...

Seoul (South Korea), October 2: South Korea's new COVID-19 cases stayed below 30,000 for the third straight day Sunday as...

SoftBank chief visits Seoul amid Samsung-Arm merger speculation

SoftBank chief visits Seoul amid Samsung-Arm merger speculation

Seoul (South Korea), October 2: SoftBank Group Corp. CEO Masayoshi Son arrived in Seoul on Saturday amid speculation he could...

Feature: French people prepare for energy shortages this winter

Feature: French people prepare for energy shortages this...

Paris (French), October 2: Earlier this year, the French government announced it was expecting energy shortages during the upcoming winter...

Yemen's warring parties receive UN proposal for truce extension

Yemen's warring parties receive UN proposal for truce...

Aden (Yemen), October 2: An updated UN proposal calling for an extension of the existing truce set to expire on...

Cuban PM to visit Cambodia next week: foreign ministry

Cuban PM to visit Cambodia next week: foreign...

Phnom Penh (Cuba), October 2: Cuban Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz will pay an official visit to Cambodia from Oct....

Czech gov't parties win Senate elections

Czech gov't parties win Senate elections

Prague (Czech Republic), September 2: The leading government coalition party, the Civic Democratic Party (ODS), won the most seats in...

Myanmar reports 473 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 473 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon (Myanmar), October 2: Myanmar confirmed 473 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to...

PLO warns of settlement expansion ahead of upcoming Israeli elections

PLO warns of settlement expansion ahead of upcoming...

Ramallah (Palestine), October 2: Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) on Saturday warned that the Israeli settlement construction took "center stage" in...

OPEC+ to hold first in-person ministerial meeting since early 2020

OPEC+ to hold first in-person ministerial meeting since...

Vienna (Austria), October 2: The OPEC+ oil cartel will meet in Vienna at the ministerial level on Oct. 5 to...

PM's party wins Latvian parliamentary elections: exit poll

PM's party wins Latvian parliamentary elections: exit poll

Riga (Latvia), September 2: Latvian Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins' center-right party New Unity on Saturday won the Baltic country's parliamentary...

Pakistani PM extends heartiest greetings on China's National Day

Pakistani PM extends heartiest greetings on China's National...

Islamabad (Pakistan), October 2: Pakistani Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Saturday extended heartiest greetings to China and the Chinese people...

Portugal changes visa regime for foreign jobseekers

Portugal changes visa regime for foreign jobseekers

Lisbon [Portugal], October 1: Foreign citizens seeking work in Portugal can stay in the country for six months under a...

Avian flu detected in Lisbon

Avian flu detected in Lisbon

Lisbon [Portugal], October 1: A new outbreak of avian flu has been confirmed at a commercial unit for raising turkeys...

Sweden resumes weapons exports to Türkiye

Sweden resumes weapons exports to Türkiye

Stockholm [Sweden], October 1: Swedish companies have been granted export permits for the sale of military equipment to Türkiye, the...

NASA reveals first image of Jupiter's moon Europa from Juno spacecraft

NASA reveals first image of Jupiter's moon Europa...

Los Angles [US], October 1: NASA has revealed the first picture of Jupiter's ice-encrusted moon Europa, which was taken by...

Ian makes landfall in U.S. South Carolina as Category 1 hurricane

Ian makes landfall in U.S. South Carolina as...

Washington [US], October 1: Ian made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane on the coast of the southeastern U.S. state...

Hurricane Ian destroys 8,583 hectares of crops in western Cuba

Hurricane Ian destroys 8,583 hectares of crops in...

Havana [Cuba], October 1: Hurricane Ian destroyed 8,583 hectares of cropland in western Cuba, the weekly Tribuna de La Habana...

Number of active U.S. drilling rigs up this week

Number of active U.S. drilling rigs up this...

Houston [US], October 1: The number of active drilling rigs in the United States rose to 765 this week, up...

NASA shifts Crew-5 launch to ISS due to Hurricane Ian

NASA shifts Crew-5 launch to ISS due to...

Los Angeles [US], October 1: The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and SpaceX are targeting no earlier than...

Oil prices drop as demand worries prevail

Oil prices drop as demand worries prevail

New York [US], October 1: Oil prices fell on Friday as traders worried about a deteriorating demand outlook.

U.S. Congress approves stopgap funding bill ahead of gov't shutdown deadline

U.S. Congress approves stopgap funding bill ahead of...

Washington [US], October 1: The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved a stopgap funding bill to fund the government...

Dow sinks 500 points following hot U.S. inflation report

Dow sinks 500 points following hot U.S. inflation...

New York [US], October 1: U.S. stocks fell sharply on Friday, as investors were worried about the prospect of further...

Annual airshow returns to skies over Southern California

Annual airshow returns to skies over Southern California

Los Angeles [US], October 1: The Pacific Airshow, one of the largest airshows in the United States, returned to the...

Chinese embassy in Vietnam holds online celebration for China's National Day

Chinese embassy in Vietnam holds online celebration for...

Hanoi [Vietnam], October 1: The Chinese Embassy in Vietnam on Friday held an online event celebrating the 73rd anniversary of...

Myanmar extends COVID-19 restrictions until end of October

Myanmar extends COVID-19 restrictions until end of October

Yangon [Myanmar], October 1: Myanmar will extend its COVID-19 preventive measures until Oct. 31, according to the Central Committee on...

Pakistani soldier killed in cross-border firing from Afghanistan: military

Pakistani soldier killed in cross-border firing from Afghanistan:...

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 1: A soldier of the Pakistani army was killed on Thursday by cross-border firing from Afghanistan in...