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UN chief calls on int'l community to do utmost for Israel-Palestine ceasefire

UN chief calls on int'l community to do...

United Nations, May 21: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the international community to do the utmost...

Moon, Biden set for talks on vaccine, N. Korea, economic ties

Moon, Biden set for talks on vaccine, N....

Washington/ Seoul (US/ South Korea), May 21: South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold one-on-one talks with U.S. President Joe...

Moon meets Pelosi, vows stronger alliance

Moon meets Pelosi, vows stronger alliance

Washington/ US (US/ South Korea), May 21: South Korean President Moon Jae-in reaffirmed Seoul's commitment to a stronger alliance with...

U.S. Treasury proposes global minimum tax rate of 15 pct

U.S. Treasury proposes global minimum tax rate of...

Washington (US), May 21: U.S. Treasury Department said Thursday it proposed that the global minimum tax rate should be at...

Colombian Defense Minister Rejects NGO Figures on Death Toll From Protests

Colombian Defense Minister Rejects NGO Figures on Death...

Bogota (Colombia), May 20: Colombian Defense Minister Diego Molano told Sputnik that the figures on the death toll from the...

Moon to visit U.S. military cemetery in Virginia

Moon to visit U.S. military cemetery in Virginia

Washington (US)/ Seoul (South Korea), May 20: South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit Arlington National Cemetery on Thursday in...

UNICEF chief calls for immediate ceasefire, aid access to stave off disaster in Mideast

UNICEF chief calls for immediate ceasefire, aid access...

United Nations, May 20: The head of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) is calling for an immediate ceasefire and aid...

U.S. to waive sanctions on company building Nord Stream 2 pipeline: reports

U.S. to waive sanctions on company building Nord...

Washington (US), May 20: The Biden administration plans to waive sanctions against a company and its head overseeing the construction...

UNGA president to convene formal plenary meeting on Palestine, Middle East

UNGA president to convene formal plenary meeting on...

United Nations, May 20: President of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Volkan Bozkir, will convene a...

U.S. House passes legislation creating independent commission to probe Jan. 6 Capitol riot

U.S. House passes legislation creating independent commission to...

Washington (US), May 20: The U.S. House on Wednesday voted to pass the legislation creating an independent commission to probe...

256 dead, including 69 children, in Mideast hostilities: UN

256 dead, including 69 children, in Mideast hostilities:...

United Nations, May20: The United Nations' casualty count from hostilities in Gaza, the West Bank and Israel on Wednesday showed...

Some U.S. Fed officials open to start discussing tapering asset purchases at upcoming meetings: minutes

Some U.S. Fed officials open to start discussing...

Washington (US), May 20: Some U.S. Federal Reserve officials signaled that they would be open to start discussing tapering the...

Blinken Emphasizes to Germany's Maas US Opposition to Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

Blinken Emphasizes to Germany's Maas US Opposition to...

Washington (US), May 19: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke over the telephone with Germany's Foreign Minister Heiko Maas...

U.S. will build on Singapore agreement with N. Korea: Campbell

U.S. will build on Singapore agreement with N....

Washington (US), May 19: The U.S. administration of President Joe Biden will build on a 2018 summit agreement with North...

Chennai Airport handled 44.26 MT of inbound vaccines, related cargo since Jan '21

Chennai Airport handled 44.26 MT of inbound vaccines,...

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 17 (ANI): Since January this year, the Chennai Airport has handled 44.26 MT of inbound...

U.S., EU to start talks on steel tariffs imposed during Trump administration

U.S., EU to start talks on steel tariffs...

Wshington (US), May 18: The United States and the European Union will start talks on the steel tariffs imposed during...

208 dead, at least 1,500 injured in week of Israeli-Palestinian hostilities: UN

208 dead, at least 1,500 injured in week...

United Nations, May 18: UN humanitarians said Monday that 208 people were killed and at least 1,500 injured in a...

Biden expresses support for ceasefire in call with Israeli PM

Biden expresses support for ceasefire in call with...

Washington (US), May 18: U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday voiced support for a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas in...

U.S. to share COVID-19 vaccines with other countries under mounting pressure

U.S. to share COVID-19 vaccines with other countries...

Washington (US), May 18: The United States will share 20 million more doses of its COVID-19 vaccines with the rest...

Colombia reports 520 more deaths from COVID-19

Colombia reports 520 more deaths from COVID-19

Bogota (Colombia), May 17: Colombia reported on Sunday 520 deaths from COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, raising the nationwide...

UN envoy calls for int'l efforts to end Israeli-Palestinian violence

UN envoy calls for int'l efforts to end...

United Nations, May 17: UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Tor Wennesland on Sunday called for international...

Roundup: New federal guidance not permits wide-ranging removal of masks in U.S.

Roundup: New federal guidance not permits wide-ranging removal...

Washington (US), May 17: New mask guidance for vaccinated individuals does not grant permission for widespread removal of masks, the...

CDC chief says vaccine mandates to be set locally

CDC chief says vaccine mandates to be set...

Chicago (US), May 17: Mandates in the United States to require people to be vaccinated against COVID-19 have been left...

Chile begins historic election of constitution makers

Chile begins historic election of constitution makers

Santiago (Chile), May 16: Chile on Saturday began historic elections, in which, for the first time, a Constitution Convention comprised...

Colombia reports record daily death toll from COVID-19

Colombia reports record daily death toll from COVID-19

Bogota (Colombia), May 16: Colombia on Saturday reported a record daily count of 530 deaths from COVID-19, raising the nationwide...

Blinken says U.S., Australia share commitment to UNSC resolutions on N. Korea

Blinken says U.S., Australia share commitment to UNSC...

Washington (US), May 16: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken reaffirmed his country's commitment to U.N. Security Council resolutions on...

Roundup: Over one-third U.S. states, some businesses ending COVID-19 mask mandates

Roundup: Over one-third U.S. states, some businesses ending...

Washington (US), May 16: Eighteen states in the United States and some big-label businesses have announced plans as of Saturday...