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Ecuadorian police seize 3.5 tons of cocaine

Ecuadorian police seize 3.5 tons of cocaine

Quito [Ecuador], September 25: A total of 3.5 tons of cocaine has been seized at the seaport of Guayaquil in...

Highway accident in Bolivia kills at least 6

Highway accident in Bolivia kills at least 6

La Paz [Bolivia], September 25: At least six people died and two were injured on Saturday when two vehicles collided...

11 people killed in road crash in Zambian capital

11 people killed in road crash in Zambian...

Lusaka [Zambia], September 25: Eleven people were killed and nine others injured when two vehicles crashed in the early hours...

Mining companies pledge gold sales to augment Ghana's foreign reserves

Mining companies pledge gold sales to augment Ghana's...

Accra [Ghana], September 25: Mining companies in Ghana have pledged to sell at least 125,000 ounces of gold to Ghana's...

Gulf countries reaffirm support for Yemen's presidential council

Gulf countries reaffirm support for Yemen's presidential council

Sanaa [Yemen], September 25: Nayef bin Falah Al-Hajraf, Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), has reaffirmed the GCC's support...

At least 6 migrants dead, 15 rescued off Türkiye's NW coast

At least 6 migrants dead, 15 rescued off...

Istanbul [Turkey], September 25: At least six illegal migrants died while 15 others were rescued on the Agean Sea on...

Palestinian killed after losing control of vehicle in northern West Bank: sources

Palestinian killed after losing control of vehicle in...

Ramallah [Palestine], September 25: A Palestinian driver who lost control of his car on a highway near the northern West...

24 al-Qaida members killed in anti-terror operations in southern Yemen

24 al-Qaida members killed in anti-terror operations in...

Aden [Yemen], September 25: Yemen's pro-government forces on Saturday continued anti-terror military operations in the southern province of Abyan, a...

Iraqi soldier, 2 IS militants killed in clashes near Baghdad

Iraqi soldier, 2 IS militants killed in clashes...

Baghdad [Iraq], September 25: A soldier and two Islamic State (IS) militants were killed on Saturday in clashes north of...

UN envoy puts forward proposal to prolong truce in Yemen

UN envoy puts forward proposal to prolong truce...

Aden [Yemen], September 25: UN Special Envoy for Yemen Hans Grundberg said on Saturday that he has submitted a proposal...

Russia adds 51,269 COVID-19 cases

Russia adds 51,269 COVID-19 cases

Moscow [Russia], September 25: Russia has registered 51,269 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally...

Iran regrets Ukraine's decision to downgrade diplomatic ties, vows reaction

Iran regrets Ukraine's decision to downgrade diplomatic ties,...

Tehran [Iran], September 25: Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Nasser Kanani on Saturday expressed regret for the decision of the Ukrainian...

Confucius Day marked in Budapest with cultural programs

Confucius Day marked in Budapest with cultural programs

Budapest [Hungary], September 25: The Confucius Institute at the EotvosLorand University (ELTE) of the Hungarian capital celebrated the birthday of...

Western Cuba under alert as tropical storm Ian nears

Western Cuba under alert as tropical storm Ian...

Havana [Cuba], September 25: Cuba remains on alert Saturday as tropical storm Ian threatens to bring heavy rain and gusty...

Singapore reports 2,342 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 2,342 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, September 25: Singapore reported 2,342 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total tally to 1,889,544.

Myanmar reports 380 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 380 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], September 25: Myanmar confirmed 380 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to...

S.Korea says DPRK fires short-range ballistic missile

S.Korea says DPRK fires short-range ballistic missile

Seoul [South Korea], September 25: The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired a short-range ballistic missile into its eastern...

Lebanese president calls for election of new head of state

Lebanese president calls for election of new head...

Beirut [Lebanon], September 24: Lebanese President Michel Aoun emphasized on Friday the urgent need to elect a new president in...

At least one migrant dead, 46 others rescued off Turkish coast

At least one migrant dead, 46 others rescued...

Istanbul [Turkey], September 24: At least one illegal migrant died and 46 others were rescued on the Agean Sea on...

Turkish president calls for shipping Russian grains, fertilizers via grain corridor

Turkish president calls for shipping Russian grains, fertilizers...

Istanbul [Turkey], September 24:Turkish President RecepTayyip Erdogan on Friday emphasized the need to start shipping Russian grains and fertilizers through...

Iraqi PM confirms interests in developing ties with GCC countries at all levels

Iraqi PM confirms interests in developing ties with...

Baghdad [Iraq], September 24: Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein said on Friday that his government is interested in developing relations...

Türkiye's foreign visitor arrivals rises 58 pct in August

Türkiye's foreign visitor arrivals rises 58 pct in...

Ankara [Turkey], September 24:The number of foreign visitors arriving in Türkiye saw a 58.3-percent increase year-on-year in August to 6.3...

Sweden records deadliest gun violence year: police

Sweden records deadliest gun violence year: police

Stockholm [Sweden], September 24: Forty-eight people have been shot dead so far in Sweden this year, making 2022 the deadliest...

Italy revises upwards GDP growth in 2021 to 6.7 pct

Italy revises upwards GDP growth in 2021 to...

Rome [Italy], September 24: Italy revised upwards its gross domestic product (GDP) growth in 2021 to 6.7 percent, according to...

Ukraine attracts 11 bln USD from partners via World Bank since start of conflict

Ukraine attracts 11 bln USD from partners via...

Kiev [Ukraine], September 24: Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said on Friday that his country has attracted 11 billion U.S....

Richarlison brace helps Brazil ease past Ghana

Richarlison brace helps Brazil ease past Ghana

Paris [France], September 24:Tottenham Hotspur forward Richarlison scored two first-half goals as Brazil eased to a 3-0 victory over Ghana...

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

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

Houston [US], September 24: The number of active drilling rigs in the United States increased to 764 this week, up...