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U.S. House Republican leaders move to oust Liz Cheney from party leadership

U.S. House Republican leaders move to oust Liz...

Washington (US), May 6: U.S. House Republican leaders on Wednesday moved to expel Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House GOP...

Russian gov't approves bill on quitting Open Skies Treaty

Russian gov't approves bill on quitting Open Skies...

Moscow (Russia), May 6: The Russian government said Wednesday it has approved a bill on the country's withdrawal from the...

Oman reports 770 new COVID-19 cases, 198,572 in total

Oman reports 770 new COVID-19 cases, 198,572 in...

Muscat (Oman), May 6: The Omani health ministry on Wednesday announced 770 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total confirmed number...

Russia's Lavrov to Discuss Nagorno-Karabakh With Armenia's Leadership in Yerevan

Russia's Lavrov to Discuss Nagorno-Karabakh With Armenia's Leadership...

Yerevan (Armenia), May 6: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit Yerevan, where, at meetings with Armenia's acting prime minister,...

G7 foreign ministers urge N. Korea to return to dialogue

G7 foreign ministers urge N. Korea to return...

Washington (US), May 6: The top diplomats of the Group of Seven (G7) countries on Wednesday urged North Korea to...

U.S. encourages Seoul-Tokyo reconciliation over 'comfort women' issue: State Dept.

U.S. encourages Seoul-Tokyo reconciliation over 'comfort women' issue:...

Washington (US), May 6: The United States has long encouraged South Korea and Japan to work together to resolve their...

New cases under 600 again on fewer tests; variants in focus amid vaccine rollout

New cases under 600 again on fewer tests;...

Seoul (South Korea), May 6: South Korea's daily new virus cases fell back to the 500s again Thursday as fewer...

Moon sends condolence letter to Mexican leader over metro line disaster

Moon sends condolence letter to Mexican leader over...

Seoul (South Korea), May 6: South Korean President Moon Jae-in expressed his condolences to Mexican people over a deadly metro...

European Parlianment member calls on EU to cooperate with China instead of confrontation

European Parlianment member calls on EU to cooperate...

Dublin (Ireland), May 6: A member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Ireland on Wednesday called on the European Union...

UN envoy says Yemeni warring sides fail to reach agreement

UN envoy says Yemeni warring sides fail to...

Sanaa (Yemen), May 6: UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths said on Wednesday that a recent UN-brokered negotiation between...

UN envoy, Libyan parliament speaker discuss political, security development

UN envoy, Libyan parliament speaker discuss political, security...

Tripoli (Libya), May 6: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) said on Wednesday that its head Jan Kubis...

Merkel says EU-China investment treaty an important undertaking

Merkel says EU-China investment treaty an important undertaking

Berlin (Germany), May 6: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that the EU-China investment treaty was an "important undertaking" despite...

Biden says Republican Party going through "mini-revolution" amid Cheney drama

Biden says Republican Party going through "mini-revolution" amid...

Washington (US), May 6: U.S. President Joe Biden said Wednesday it appears the Republican Party is going through a "mini-revolution"...

Sri Lankan PM elected chair of ADB's Board of Governors

Sri Lankan PM elected chair of ADB's Board...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), May 6: Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who also serves as minister of finance, was on...

ECOWAS countries urged to invest in data production

ECOWAS countries urged to invest in data production

Accra (Ghana), May 6: Members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) should invest more in data production...

France's National Assembly approves climate change bill

France's National Assembly approves climate change bill

Paris (France), May 5: France's National Assembly on Tuesday endorsed a new bill aiming at reinforcing acts to enable France...

Israeli President Says Received Mandate to Form Gov't Back as Netanyahu Misses Deadline

Israeli President Says Received Mandate to Form Gov't...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has failed to form a government coalition three times in the past two years. Now,...

Moon holds online meeting with kids for Children's Day

Moon holds online meeting with kids for Children's...

Seoul (South Korea), May 5: President Moon Jae-in held an online meeting with a group of elementary school students on...

Vaccinated people to be exempted from mandatory self-isolation in S. Korea

Vaccinated people to be exempted from mandatory self-isolation...

Seoul (South Korea), May 5: People who have been fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus in South Korea are exempted...

Selection of next UN secretary-general enters phase of vision statement hearing

Selection of next UN secretary-general enters phase of...

United nations, May 5: United Nations member states will gather Friday to hear the vision statement of incumbent Secretary-General Antonio...

UN envoy to Libya transmits proposal for constitutional basis for elections to dialogue forum

UN envoy to Libya transmits proposal for constitutional...

Tripoli (Libya), May 5: United Nations (UN) envoy to Libya Jan Kubis on Tuesday transmitted the proposal for a constitutional...

U.S. crude oil inventories down last week: API

U.S. crude oil inventories down last week: API

Houston (US), May 5: The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported a sharp decrease of 7.7 million barrels of...

450 refugees rescued in Italy, including 180 children: UNHCR

450 refugees rescued in Italy, including 180 children:...

Geneva (Switzerland), May 5: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced Tuesday that 450 refugees were rescued and...

Philippine FDA approves Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Philippine FDA approves Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency...

Manila (Philippines), May 5: The Philippines' Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the emergency use authorization for Moderna's vaccine...

Chile's COVID-19 cases drop 14 pct in two weeks: health ministry

Chile's COVID-19 cases drop 14 pct in two...

Santiago (Chile), May 4: New cases of COVID-19 in Chile decreased by 14 percent in the past 14 days and...

Biden raises ceiling for refugees to U.S. amid COVID-19 pandemic, Myanmar unrest

Biden raises ceiling for refugees to U.S. amid...

Washington (US), May 4: U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday signed an executive order to sharply increase the number of...

European Commission recommends easing restrictions on travel to EU

European Commission recommends easing restrictions on travel to...

Brussels (Belgium), May 4: The European Commission on Monday called on the member states of the European Union (EU) to...