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Morocco reports 244 new COVID-19 cases, 483,654 in total

Morocco reports 244 new COVID-19 cases, 483,654 in...

Rabat (Morocco), March 1: Morocco registered 244 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, taking the total tally in the North African...

France reports nearly 20,000 new coronavirus cases, 122 deaths

France reports nearly 20,000 new coronavirus cases, 122...

Paris (France), March 1: France registered 19,952 new coronavirus infection cases and 122 related deaths in the past 24 hours,...

Nepal PM lays foundation stone for largest industrial park

Nepal PM lays foundation stone for largest industrial...

Kathmandu (Nepal), March 1: Nepali Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday laid the foundation stone for the China-Nepal Friendship...

Israel attacks vicinity of Syrian capital

Israel attacks vicinity of Syrian capital

Damascus (Syria),March 1: A fresh Israeli missile attack targeted positions in the vicinity of the Syrian capital Damascus on...

Jordan condemns Israeli violations at Al Aqsa Mosque

Jordan condemns Israeli violations at Al Aqsa Mosque

Amman (Jordan), March 1: Jordan on Sunday condemned the continuous violations at Al Aqsa Mosque, the latest of which was...

UNICEF urges repatriation of all children in Syria's al-Hol camp following deadly fire

UNICEF urges repatriation of all children in Syria's...

United Nations, March 1: The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Sunday urged all countries to repatriate and safely reintegrate their...

Federal minimum wage hike to face tough tests in split U.S. Senate

Federal minimum wage hike to face tough tests...

Washington (US), March 1 The House-approved 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief package includes a controversial provision to raise the federal minimum wage...

U.S. CDC advisers recommend Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine for people 18 and older

U.S. CDC advisers recommend Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19...

Washington (US), February 3: Vaccine advisers of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) voted on Sunday...

Trump rips into Biden, touts GOP unity while hinting at 2024 run in first post-presidency speech

Trump rips into Biden, touts GOP unity while...

Washington (US), March 1: In his first public speech Sunday since leaving office, former U.S. President Donald Trump assailed Joe...

Ahn Cheol-soo wins 1st round of primary for Seoul mayor candidacy

Ahn Cheol-soo wins 1st round of primary for...

Seoul (South Korea), March 1: Ahn Cheol-soo, leader of the minor opposition People's Party, cleared the first hurdle Monday...

White House Says US Preparing More Measures Against Myanmar

White House Says US Preparing More Measures Against...

Washington (US), March 1: The United States is preparing new measures against Myanmar in connection with the reported violence during...

EU supports Moldovan president's reform agenda: European Council chief

EU supports Moldovan president's reform agenda: European Council...

Bucharest (Romania), March 1:President of the European Council Charles Michel on Sunday reiterated the European Union (EU)'s support for Moldovan...

Moon says S. Korea ready to talk with Japan anytime, urges separation of history with future-oriented ties

Moon says S. Korea ready to talk with...

Seoul (South Korea), March 1: President Moon Jae-in stated Monday that South Korea won't cease its push for stronger cooperation...

New virus cases in 300s for 2nd day, cluster infections still worrisome

New virus cases in 300s for 2nd day,...

Seoul (South Korea), March 1: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed below 400 for the second straight day Monday,...

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"...

More than 150 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast

More than 150 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan...

Tripoli (Libya), February 27: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Friday that more than 150 illegal migrants have...

Iran to become major COVID-19 vaccine producer in world: minister

Iran to become major COVID-19 vaccine producer in...

Tehran (Iran), February 27: Iranian minister of health and medical education said on Friday that Iran will turn into a...

UK court rules "IS bride" from London can't return home

UK court rules "IS bride" from London can't...

London (UK), February 27: A woman who left Britain as a teenager to join the Islamic State (IS) cannot return...

EU leaders pledge to enhance autonomous defense capabilities

EU leaders pledge to enhance autonomous defense capabilities

Brussels (Belgium), February 27: Leaders of the European Union (EU) member states on Friday reaffirmed their commitment to increase the...

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...

S. Korea investigating new suspected case of bird flu, caseload now at 102

S. Korea investigating new suspected case of bird...

Seoul (South Korea), February 27: South Korea's agricultural ministry said Saturday it is investigating yet another suspected case of highly...

S. Korean parliament passes resolution condemning military coup in Myanmar

S. Korean parliament passes resolution condemning military coup...

Seoul (South Korea), February 27: The National Assembly of South Korea has passed a parliamentary resolution denouncing the recent military...

About 18,500 Koreans get COVID-19 vaccines on vaccination Day 1

About 18,500 Koreans get COVID-19 vaccines on vaccination...

Seoul (South Korea), February 27: About 18,500 people received a vaccination for COVID-19 in South Korea on the launch day...

Turkey's president says coup attempt in Armenia unacceptable

Turkey's president says coup attempt in Armenia unacceptable

Istanbul (Turkey), February 27: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described on Friday the attempted military takeover in Armenia as "unacceptable,"...

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...