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Myanmar's ex-leader Suu Kyi moved to house arrest

Myanmar's ex-leader Suu Kyi moved to house arrest

Naypyidaw [Myanmar], April 17: Myanmar's detained former leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has been moved from prison...

Blinken to raise China's support for Russia's defense industrial base during visit

Blinken to raise China's support for Russia's defense...

Washington [US], April 17: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on an upcoming visit to China is expected to raise...

Trump's criminal hush money trial has its first six jurors

Trump's criminal hush money trial has its first...

Washington [US], April 17: The first six jurors were selected to serve on Donald Trump's hush-money criminal trial, as the...

Spire collapses as historic Borsen engulfed in flames

Spire collapses as historic Borsen engulfed in flames

Copenhagen [Denmark], April 17: A fire that ripped through Copenhagen's Old Stock Exchange, one of the Danish capital's most famous...

UN committee unable to agree on Palestinian bid for full membership

UN committee unable to agree on Palestinian bid...

New York [US], April 17: A United Nations Security Council committee considering an application by the Palestinian Authority to become...

US to query Israel about 6-year-old's killing in Gaza

US to query Israel about 6-year-old's killing in...

Washington [US], April 17: The U.S. State Department will ask Israel for more information about the January death of 6-year-old...

Israeli war cabinet meets again on Iran attack response

Israeli war cabinet meets again on Iran attack...

Tel Aviv [Israe], April 17: Israel's war cabinet was set to meet for the third time in three days on...

Copenhagen's 'Notre Dame moment' as old bourse burns, loses spire

Copenhagen's 'Notre Dame moment' as old bourse burns,...

Copenhagen [Denmark], April 17: The Danish capital Copenhagen suffered its "Notre Dame moment" after the historic stock exchange, one of...

Astronomers discover Milky Way's most massive stellar black hole

Astronomers discover Milky Way's most massive stellar black...

Paris [France], April 17: The "wobbling" of a star has alerted researchers to a particularly enormous black hole in the...

UNSC fears open conflict between Venezuela, Guyana

UNSC fears open conflict between Venezuela, Guyana

New York [USA], April 17: The UN Security Council on Monday expressed its concern about the smouldering border dispute between...

Pyongyang inaugurated 10,000 new apartments, aiming for a world-famous civilized city

Pyongyang inaugurated 10,000 new apartments, aiming for a...

Pyongyang [North Korea], April 17: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on April 16 attended the inauguration ceremony of 10,000 new...

Submarine program leader resigns, what does Taiwan say?

Submarine program leader resigns, what does Taiwan say?

Taipei [Taiwan], April 17: Taiwan's Defense Agency spoke up after the leader of the island's self-built defense submarine program suddenly...

Unbelievable story: Japanese Shinkansen bullet train delayed 17 minutes because of snakes

Unbelievable story: Japanese Shinkansen bullet train delayed 17...

Tokyo [Japan], April 17: A snake about 40 cm long appeared on the Shinkansen high-speed train from Nagoya to Tokyo...

Canadian Prime Minister launches 'gen Z budget' to attract young voters

Canadian Prime Minister launches 'gen Z budget' to...

Ottawa [Canada], April 17: In the annual budget proposal released on April 16, Canadian Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland said the...

Dubai Airports issues travel advisory, Emirates Airlines suspends travel procedures from Dubai until midnight April 18

Dubai Airports issues travel advisory, Emirates Airlines suspends...

Dubai [UAE], April 17: Dubai International (DXB) is advising passengers not to come to the airport, unless absolutely necessary due...

UAE President and Saudi Crown Prince discuss regional developments

UAE President and Saudi Crown Prince discuss regional...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 17: President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed...

Tokyo stocks lower in morning

Tokyo stocks lower in morning

Tokyo [Japan], April 17: Tokyo stocks were lower Wednesday morning, with the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average fell 66.75 points, or...

Japan to take necessary steps on excessive yen swings: FinMin

Japan to take necessary steps on excessive yen...

Tokyo [Japan], April 16: Japan is prepared to take all necessary steps to counter excessive currency moves, Finance Minister Shunichi...

Death toll in Indonesia's South Sulawesi landslides rises to 20

Death toll in Indonesia's South Sulawesi landslides rises...

Jakarta [Indonesia], April 16: Search and rescue team has found two more bodies in landslides in Tana Toraja in South...

Hamas presents counter-proposal for hostage deal

Hamas presents counter-proposal for hostage deal

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 16: The Palestinian organization Hamas has presented mediators with a counter-proposal for a hostage deal, in...

Mass graves discovered at al-Shifa Hospital and in Beit Lahiya

Mass graves discovered at al-Shifa Hospital and in...

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 16: Two mass graves have been discovered by Gaza's Health Ministry and the Civil Defence Forces...

Allies urge restraint as Israel mulls response to Iran attack

Allies urge restraint as Israel mulls response to...

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 16: Calls for restraint mounted on Israel on Monday following Iran's unprecedented attack on the country,...

Iran and Israel trade barbs at Security Council

Iran and Israel trade barbs at Security Council

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 16: The United Nations has called on Iran and Israel to show restraint, with the threat...

Four Israeli soldiers injured in explosion in Lebanon

Four Israeli soldiers injured in explosion in Lebanon

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 16: Four Israeli soldiers were injured and taken to hospital after an unidentified explosion that occurred...

Kazakh president signs bill aimed at combating domestic violence

Kazakh president signs bill aimed at combating domestic...

Moscow [Russia], April 16: Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed on Monday a bill amending the national legislation to ensure women's...

Iran may face new EU sanctions after attack on Israel

Iran may face new EU sanctions after attack...

Tehran [Iran], April 16: The EU could impose new sanctions on Iran after Tehran's direct attack on Israel, several diplomats...

British PM braces for fresh wrangling over Rwanda deportation bill

British PM braces for fresh wrangling over Rwanda...

London [UK], April 16: British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is braced for a fresh round of parliamentary wrangling over his...