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Biden Will Travel to New York on 20th Anniversary of 9/11 - White House

Biden Will Travel to New York on 20th...

Washington (US), September 5: US President Joe Biden will go to New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia on the 20th anniversary...

S. Korea wins gold in Tokyo Paralympic boccia pairs competition

S. Korea wins gold in Tokyo Paralympic boccia...

Tokyo (Japan), September 5: South Korea's national boccia team won the gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympic Games on Saturday,...

New virus cases dip to 1,400s on fewer tests; tough restrictions extended

New virus cases dip to 1,400s on fewer...

Seoul (South Korea), September 5: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell to the 1,400s on Sunday due to fewer...

Interview: UNICEF official warns of impacts of Lebanon's crisis on children

Interview: UNICEF official warns of impacts of Lebanon's...

Beirut (Lebanon), September 5: Lebanon's multifaceted crises are having severe impacts on children which accounts for about one-third of the...

UN humanitarian chief concludes trip to Syria, Lebanon, Turkey

UN humanitarian chief concludes trip to Syria, Lebanon,...

United Nations, September 5: UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin Griffiths has concluded his seven-day visit to Syria, Lebanon and...

Syria agrees to help Lebanon get Jordan's electricity, Egypt's gas

Syria agrees to help Lebanon get Jordan's electricity,...

Damascus (Syria), September 5: Syria on Saturday agreed to help Lebanon get Egypt's gas and Jordan's electricity through Syrian territories,...

Sudanese health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Sudanese health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Khartoum (Sudan), September 5: Sudanese Health Minister Omer Al-Najeeb on Saturday announced his infection with COVID-19.

Austria's Kurz pledges economic, political support to Serbia

Austria's Kurz pledges economic, political support to Serbia

Belgrade (Seberia), Septmber 5: Austrian companies are eager to continue investing in Serbia, announced Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz during his...

U.S. Navy says five missing crew members dead after helicopter crash off California coast

U.S. Navy says five missing crew members dead...

Los Angeles (US), September 5: The five missing crew members of an MH-60S helicopter which crashed off the coast of...

UK records another 37,578 coronavirus cases

UK records another 37,578 coronavirus cases

London (UK), September 5: Another 37,578 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

Iranian president says nuke talks should end U.S. sanctions

Iranian president says nuke talks should end U.S....

Tehran (Iran), September 5: Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Saturday that the nuclear talks between Iran and the world powers...

CBOT agricultural futures drop on Ida-induced infrastructure damages

CBOT agricultural futures drop on Ida-induced infrastructure damages

Chicago (US), September 5: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures went lower in the past week due to the...

Russia criticizes U.S. report on COVID-19 origins

Russia criticizes U.S. report on COVID-19 origins

Moscow (Russia), September 5: Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova has blasted a so-called investigation report on COVID-19 origins recently...

Libyan leader orders probe into Tripoli clashes

Libyan leader orders probe into Tripoli clashes

Tripoli ( Libya), September 4: Libyan President of the Presidency Council Mohamed Menfi on Friday issued orders to start an...

Libya's private sector main driver for economic recovery: IOM

Libya's private sector main driver for economic recovery:...

Tripoli (Libya), September 4: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday said a new assessment indicates that the Libyan...

Indonesia's private jet rental business soars during pandemic

Indonesia's private jet rental business soars during pandemic

Jakarta (Indonesia ) , September 4: High-end consumers in Indonesia have decided to travel out of towns and abroad using...

New Zealand to fast track counter-terrorism bill following supermarket terrorist attack

New Zealand to fast track counter-terrorism bill following...

Wellington (New Zealand), September 4: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Saturday said the parliament will fast track the...

Africa's COVID-19 cases surpass 7.84 mln: Africa CDC

Africa's COVID-19 cases surpass 7.84 mln: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa (Africa) , September 4: The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 7,844,232 as of Friday afternoon,...

EU, AstraZeneca reach agreement on COVID-19 vaccine supply dispute

EU, AstraZeneca reach agreement on COVID-19 vaccine supply...

Brussels (Belgium), September 4: The European Union (EU) and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca have reached an agreement after a dispute on...

Blinken to visit Qatar, Germany over Afghanistan issue

Blinken to visit Qatar, Germany over Afghanistan issue

Washington (US), September 4: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Friday that he will soon travel to Qatar...

Biden signs order to let some 9/11 documents go public

Biden signs order to let some 9/11 documents...

Washington (US), September 4: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order directing his government to review and...

World Conservation Congress opens in Marseille to address ecological plight

World Conservation Congress opens in Marseille to address...

Marseille (France) September 4: The 7th World Conservation Congress (WCC) kicked off here on Friday, aiming to drive action on...

Australia secures additional 4 million Pfizer vaccines on record day of COVID-19 infections

Australia secures additional 4 million Pfizer vaccines on...

Canberra (Australia) , September 3 : The Australian government has secured another 4 million doses of coronavirus vaccine in a...

Egypt hosts multinational military drill after suspension over COVID-19

Egypt hosts multinational military drill after suspension over...

Cairo (Egypt), September 3: Egypt is holding the Bright Star joint military drill with 21 countries after one-year...

COVID-19 source, intermediate host still unclear: researchers

COVID-19 source, intermediate host still unclear: researchers

London (UK), September 3: Though it is known that SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, originated from animals,...

Japan's Suga not to compete in LDP leadership election

Japan's Suga not to compete in LDP leadership...

Tokyo (Japan), September 3: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said he did not intend to run in the upcoming...

Kremlin says U.S. military aid to Ukraine potentially "very dangerous"

Kremlin says U.S. military aid to Ukraine potentially...

Moscow (Russia), September 3 : The Kremlin said on Thursday that U.S. plans to provide military assistance to Ukraine could...