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Biden, Modi have phone conversation on tackling COVID-19

Biden, Modi have phone conversation on tackling COVID-19

Washington (US), April 27: U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday promised to support India hit hard by COVID-19 in a...

Biden recognizes atrocities against Armenians as "genocide"

Biden recognizes atrocities against Armenians as "genocide"

Washington (US), April 25: U.S. President Joe Biden on Saturday recognized the mass killing against Armenians more than a century...

U.S. lifts pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

U.S. lifts pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19...

Washington DC (USA) Apr 24: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

U.S. ex-cop Chauvin to be sentenced on June 16 for George Floyd's death

U.S. ex-cop Chauvin to be sentenced on June...

Washington DC (USA) Apr 24: U.S. ex-police officer Derek Chauvin will be sentenced on June 16 for the death of...

UN chief calls for strong multilateral action to address common crises

UN chief calls for strong multilateral action to...

New York (USA) Apr 24: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for strong multilateral action to address the...

Biden Administration Reportedly 'Open' to Reducing Oil, Financial Sanctions on Iran

Biden Administration Reportedly 'Open' to Reducing Oil, Financial...

Washington (US), April 22: The Biden administration has been sending indications to Tehran that it may consider reducing oil and...

N. Korea seeking to defeat U.S. missile defenses: CRS report

N. Korea seeking to defeat U.S. missile defenses:...

Washington (US), April 22: North Korea appears to be working to develop capabilities that can degrade or even defeat U.S....

U.S. focused on vaccinating Americans, but may help others later: Price

U.S. focused on vaccinating Americans, but may help...

Washington (US), April 22: The United States is currently focused on vaccinating its own people for the COVID-19 pandemic...

IMF official sees both potential, risk in digital currencies

IMF official sees both potential, risk in digital...

Washington (US), April 22: Digital currencies have a potential to make financial services "much more inclusive," an International Monetary Fund...

U.S. mass immunization could soon reach peak: poll

U.S. mass immunization could soon reach peak: poll

Washington (US), April 22: Two out of three Americans who haven't received a coronavirus vaccine say they are unlikely to...

NASA's Mars helicopter to attempt first flight Monday

NASA's Mars helicopter to attempt first flight Monday

Washington (US), April 19: NASA is targeting early Monday for the first flight of its Ingenuity Mars Helicopter, according to...

Argentina says COVID-19 vaccines must become "global public good"

Argentina says COVID-19 vaccines must become "global public...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), April 18: Argentinean Foreign Minister Felipe Sola asked the United Nations (UN) that vaccines against COVID-19 be...

Brazil registers over 370,000 deaths from COVID-19

Brazil registers over 370,000 deaths from COVID-19

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), April 18: Brazil's COVID-19 death toll on Saturday reached 371,678 after registering another 2,929 fatalities, the...

Chile reports 7,696 new cases of COVID-19

Chile reports 7,696 new cases of COVID-19

Santiago (Chile), April 18: Chile's Ministry of Health reported on Saturday 7,696 new cases of COVID-19 and 132 more deaths...

US Not Planning to Expand Training Programs in Ukraine, Army Spokesperson Says

US Not Planning to Expand Training Programs in...

Washington (US), April 18: The United States European Command (USEUCOM) does not plan to provide any additional training to Ukraine's...

Iranian president says Iran "not looking for nuclear bomb"

Iranian president says Iran "not looking for nuclear...

Tehran (Iran) Apr 16: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday dismissed concerns about Iran's plan to enrich uranium to 60-percent...

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 360,000

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 360,000

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 15: Brazil's COVID-19 death toll has risen to 361,884 after 3,459 new deaths were reported in...

U.S. sees upward trend in COVID-19 cases for four weeks

U.S. sees upward trend in COVID-19 cases for...

Washington (US), April 15: The United States has seen an upward trend in COVID-19 cases for four consecutive weeks, as...

US Committed to 'Assisting Ukraine With Its Self-Defense Needs', Pentagon Chief Says

US Committed to 'Assisting Ukraine With Its Self-Defense...

Washington (US), April 15: The United States is committed to assisting Ukraine with its defense needs, US Defense Secretary Lloyd...

N. Korea may resume nuclear, ICBM testing: intelligence chief

N. Korea may resume nuclear, ICBM testing: intelligence...

Washington (US), April 15: The top U.S. intelligence official on Wednesday maintained that North Korea may resume its nuclear and...

Biden announces U.S. troops withdrawal from Afghanistan by Sept. 11 to end longest war

Biden announces U.S. troops withdrawal from Afghanistan by...

Washington (US), April 15: President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that all U.S. troops will be withdrawn from Afghanistan before...

IMF chief says "confident" to distribute new SDR by mid-August

IMF chief says "confident" to distribute new SDR...

Washington (US), April 15: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva has said that she is "confident" the IMF...

IMF projects Asia's economy to grow 7.6 pct this year, warns of "huge uncertainty"

IMF projects Asia's economy to grow 7.6 pct...

Washington (US), April 14: Asia's economy is expected to grow by 7.6 percent this year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

US Intends to Approve Defense Arms Sale to UAE, State Dept Says

US Intends to Approve Defense Arms Sale to...

Washington (US), April 14: The Biden administration intends to go through with a defense arms sale to the United Arab...

N. Korea may be considering resumption of nuclear testing this year: U.S. report

N. Korea may be considering resumption of nuclear...

Washington (US), April 14: North Korea may be considering whether it should resume its nuclear and long-range missile testing this...

U.S. recommends pause in Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccination over blood clot concerns

U.S. recommends pause in Johnson & Johnson COVID-19...

Washington (US), April 14: U.S. federal health agencies on Tuesday called for a pause in the use of Johnson &...

Blinken to visit Brussels for talks with NATO allies

Blinken to visit Brussels for talks with NATO...

Washington (US), April 13: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to Brussels, Belgium this week to consult with...