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UN voices concern over arbitrary detention of young Libyan woman

UN voices concern over arbitrary detention of young...

Tripoli (Libya), February 21: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Saturday expressed concern over the arbitrary detention...

NYS COVID-19 positivity rate down to lowest level since Nov 23: Governor

NYS COVID-19 positivity rate down to lowest level...

New York (US), February 21: The COVID-19 positivity rate in New York State on Friday was 3.06 percent, the lowest...

Egypt, Spain hold joint naval exercise in Red Sea

Egypt, Spain hold joint naval exercise in Red...

Cairo (Egypt), February 21: Egyptian and Spanish naval forces held joint military drills in the Red Sea, Egypt's armed forces...

Russia confirms world's 1st case of human infection with A(H5N8) bird flu virus

Russia confirms world's 1st case of human infection...

Moscow (Russia), February 21: Russia has confirmed the first case of human infection with the avian influenza A(H5N8) virus in...

IAEA chief in Tehran ahead of Iran's deadline to withdraw from additional protocol

IAEA chief in Tehran ahead of Iran's deadline...

Tehran (Iran), February 21: The head of UN nuclear watchdog Rafael Grossi arrived in Iran's capital Tehran on Saturday...

Global new COVID-19 cases decline for 5 weeks but "we're not out of the woods yet": WHO

Global new COVID-19 cases decline for 5 weeks...

Geneva (Switzerland) Feb 20: Although the global number of new COVID-19 cases has fallen for the fifth consecutive week, the...

Xi stresses full, accurate, comprehensive implementation of new development philosophy

Xi stresses full, accurate, comprehensive implementation of new...

Beijing (China) Feb 20: President Xi Jinping on Friday stressed full, accurate and comprehensive implementation of the new development philosophy,...

China rebukes certain Westerners for fabricating lies about Xinjiang

China rebukes certain Westerners for fabricating lies about...

Beijing (China) Feb 20: A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Friday rebuked certain Western politicians, media workers and scholars for...

UN chief hails U.S. return to Paris Agreement, calls for climate action

UN chief hails U.S. return to Paris Agreement,...

New York (USA) Feb 20: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday hailed the re-entry of the United States into...

UN chief calls for global action to bring world back on track

UN chief calls for global action to bring...

New York (USA) Feb 20: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for global action to bring the world back...

Palestinian protesters, Israeli soldiers clash in West Bank

Palestinian protesters, Israeli soldiers clash in West Bank

Ramallah (Palestine) Feb 20: Hundreds of Palestinians and Israeli soldiers clashed on Friday in several West Bank areas in protest...

China's lunar rover travels 652.62 meters on moon's far side

China's lunar rover travels 652.62 meters on moon's...

Beijing (China) Feb 20: The lander and the rover of the Chang'e-4 probe have been switched to dormant mode for...

China urges U.S. to properly handle trade disputes for stable, sound ties

China urges U.S. to properly handle trade disputes...

Beijing (China) Feb 20: China on Friday called on the United States to expand economic and trade cooperation while...

Biden tells Europe "America is back"

Biden tells Europe "America is back"

Washington DC (USA) Feb 20: U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday that the United States is returning to the...

Roundup: Biden administration, Democratic lawmakers roll out major immigration bill

Roundup: Biden administration, Democratic lawmakers roll out major...

Washington DC (USA) Feb 19: U.S. President Joe Biden's administration, together with Democratic lawmakers, on Thursday formally rolled out...

Iran threatens to stop implementing IAEA additional protocol if U.S. sanctions not lifted

Iran threatens to stop implementing IAEA additional protocol...

Tehran (Iran) Feb 19: A senior Iranian official said Thursday that Iran will stop implementing the Additional Protocol of International...

U.S. CDC projects up to 559,000 COVID-19 deaths by March 13

U.S. CDC projects up to 559,000 COVID-19 deaths...

Washington DC (USA) Feb 19: A total of 530,000 to 559,000 COVID-19 deaths will be reported in the United States...

NASA's Perseverance rover touches down on Mars

NASA's Perseverance rover touches down on Mars

Washington DC (USA) Feb 19: NASA's Perseverance rover touched down safely on Mars on Thursday, kicking off the agency's ninth...

UN chief calls for end to war with nature

UN chief calls for end to war with...

New York (USA) Feb 19: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday asked for global action to stop "a senseless and...

Taiwan DPP's claim of mainland thwarting vaccine purchase unfounded: spokesperson

Taiwan DPP's claim of mainland thwarting vaccine purchase...

Beijing (China) Feb 19: A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Thursday denounced Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) authority for suggesting the...

China-Africa innovation, cooperation center launched in Wuhan

China-Africa innovation, cooperation center launched in Wuhan

Wuhan (China) Feb 19: The China-Africa innovation and cooperation center was launched in central China's Hubei Province capital, Wuhan, on...

China rebukes West for questioning impartiality of WHO's origin-tracing mission

China rebukes West for questioning impartiality of WHO's...

Beijing (China) Feb 19: A Chinese spokesperson on Thursday rebuked some Western politicians for questioning the impartiality of the recent...

Israeli PM, Biden hold first talk by phone

Israeli PM, Biden hold first talk by phone

Jerusalem (Israel) Feb 18: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Joe Biden held on Wednesday their first talk...

Mexican defense minister tests positive for COVID-19

Mexican defense minister tests positive for COVID-19

Mexico City (Mexico) Feb 18: Mexico's Minister of National Defense Luis Cresencio Sandoval said Wednesday that he has tested positive...

Italy's new PM Draghi wins Senate confidence vote

Italy's new PM Draghi wins Senate confidence vote

Rome (Italy) Feb 18: Newly sworn-in Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi won a confidence vote in the Senate on Wednesday...

Facebook blocks news in Australia

Facebook blocks news in Australia

Canberra (Australia) Feb 18: Social media giant Facebook has blocked Australians from sharing or accessing news on the platform.

WHO roots for training of African health workers to boost COVID-19 vaccine roll-out

WHO roots for training of African health workers...

Nairobi (Kenya) Feb 18: A seamless roll-out of COVID-19 vaccine in Africa hinges on improving the knowledge of the continent's...