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6.0-magnitude quake strikes off western Indonesia, no casualty reported

6.0-magnitude quake strikes off western Indonesia, no casualty...

Jakarta [Indonesia], October 1: An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 jolted Indonesia's western province of North Sumatra on Saturday...

Suicide blast kills 19, wounds 27 in Afghan capital

Suicide blast kills 19, wounds 27 in Afghan...

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 1: At least 19 people were killed and 27 others wounded on Friday in a suicide explosion...

S. Korean military says DPRK fires 2 ballistic missiles toward eastern waters

S. Korean military says DPRK fires 2 ballistic...

Seoul [South Korea], October 1: The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward its eastern...

Pakistan condemns deadly terrorist attack in Kabul

Pakistan condemns deadly terrorist attack in Kabul

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 1: Pakistan condemned the terrorist attack on an educational institution in Afghan capital of Kabul on Friday,...

10-month-old child dies from polio in NW Pakistan

10-month-old child dies from polio in NW Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 1: A 10-month-old child has died after being confirmed with the wild poliovirus in North Waziristan district...

Chinese destinations promoted at international tourism fair in Algeria

Chinese destinations promoted at international tourism fair in...

Algiers [Algeria], September 30: The 21st edition of the International Tourism and Travel Exhibition kicked off in Algiers on Thursday...

Kenyan president vows to cut borrowing

Kenyan president vows to cut borrowing

Nairobi [Kenya], September 30: Kenyan President William Ruto on Thursday pledged to contain large domestic and foreign borrowing by the...

Syria launches PV project to address energy shortage

Syria launches PV project to address energy shortage

Damascus [Syria], September 30: Syria on Thursday launched the first stage of a photovoltaic power project to address the country's...

Israeli elections committee bars Arab party from running in upcoming elections

Israeli elections committee bars Arab party from running...

Jerusalem [Israel], September 30: An Israeli-Arab party was disqualified from running in the country's November elections over allegations of promoting...

Kuwait holds parliamentary elections

Kuwait holds parliamentary elections

Kuwait City [Kuwait], September 30: Kuwaitis headed to parliamentary polls on Thursday to elect 50 members of the National Assembly...

Guarantee issue important for Iran in nuke talks: FM

Guarantee issue important for Iran in nuke talks:...

Tehran [Iran], September 30: The Iranian foreign minister has reaffirmed that the guarantee issue is very important to Iran in...

EU calls on Israel, Palestine to defuse West Bank tension

EU calls on Israel, Palestine to defuse West...

Ramallah [Palestine], September 30: The European Union is exerting efforts to defuse growing tension between Israelis and Palestinians in the...

Chinese car brand to enter Israeli market

Chinese car brand to enter Israeli market

Jerusalem [Israel], September 30: A Chinese car brand will enter the Israeli market for the first time, an Israeli car...

Finland bans entry to Russian tourists

Finland bans entry to Russian tourists

Helsinki [Finland], September 30: The government of Finland on Thursday decided to significantly restrict the entry of Russian tourists into...

German economy forecast to shrink 0.4 pct in 2023

German economy forecast to shrink 0.4 pct in...

Berlin [Germany], September 30: Germany is set to enter a recession in 2023, with a decline in gross domestic product...

Rocketing heating costs fuels inflation in Lithuania

Rocketing heating costs fuels inflation in Lithuania

Vilnius [Lithuania], September 30: A 34 percent increase in the energy fee for district heating services coupled with the rise...

Germany to set up stabilization fund of 200 bln euros fight energy crisis

Germany to set up stabilization fund of 200...

Berlin [Germany], September 30: Germany is putting up a "defensive umbrella" of up to 200 billion euros (196 billion U.S....

Ian damages U.S. Florida, hurricane warning issued for South Carolina

Ian damages U.S. Florida, hurricane warning issued for...

Washington [US], September 30: Ian has caused significant damage to Florida, the southeasternmost U.S. state, and a hurricane warning...

5.5-magnitude quake hits 83 km SE of Mawlaik, Myanmar: USGS

5.5-magnitude quake hits 83 km SE of Mawlaik,...

New York [US], September 30: An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 jolted 83 km SE of Mawlaik, Myanmar at...

Six people injured in shooting at U.S. Oakland public school

Six people injured in shooting at U.S. Oakland...

San Francisco [US], September 30: Six people were injured in a mass shooting at an Oakland public school, in the...

Ian regains hurricane strength after inflicting significant damage on Florida

Ian regains hurricane strength after inflicting significant damage...

Washington [US], September 30: Ian regained hurricane strength on Thursday afternoon after inflicting significant damage on the southeastern U.S. state...

California officials, organizations extend congratulations on China's National Day

California officials, organizations extend congratulations on China's National...

Los Angeles [US], September 30: California officials, representatives of local organizations and Chinese communities extended greetings and congratulations on China's...

Myanmar reports 379 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 379 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], September 30: Myanmar has confirmed 379 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the tally to 622,802, the country's Ministry...

Pakistan's seafood exports up by 52 pct in July-August

Pakistan's seafood exports up by 52 pct in...

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 30: Pakistan's seafood exports went up by over 52 percent in the first two months of the...

Pakistani PM hails China for timely flood relief aid

Pakistani PM hails China for timely flood relief...

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 30: Pakistani Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has appreciated China and its leadership for providing timely aid and...

Israeli minister orders expulsion of families of Palestinian attacker in Jerusalem

Israeli minister orders expulsion of families of Palestinian...

Jerusalem [Israel], September 29: Israeli Interior Minister AyeletShaked ordered on Wednesday the expulsion of families of a Palestinian man who...

133 wounded in protests as Iraq's parliament reconvenes

133 wounded in protests as Iraq's parliament reconvenes

Baghdad [Iraq], September 29: A total of 133 people, mostly security members, were wounded on Wednesday as the Iraqi...