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EU parliament to vote on stricter migration rules

EU parliament to vote on stricter migration rules

Brussels [Belgium], April 11: The European Parliament was preparing Wednesday to vote on sweeping reforms to the European Union's migration...

ORF announces five new Refugee Athlete Scholarship-holders ahead of Paris 2024

ORF announces five new Refugee Athlete Scholarship-holders ahead...

Paris [France], April 11: The Olympic Refuge Foundation (ORF) has announced five new Refugee Athlete Scholarship-holders who are being supported...

Sharjah Airport shares Eid Al Fitr joy with passengers

Sharjah Airport shares Eid Al Fitr joy with...

Sharjah [UAE], April 11: Sharjah Airport shared the joy of Eid Al Fitr with passengers, celebrating the end of...

Under directives of UAE President, UAE supports 'Amalthea Fund' for humanitarian response in Gaza with $15 million

Under directives of UAE President, UAE supports 'Amalthea...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 11: Following the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the...

On Eid Al Fitr: 'Birds of Goodness' delivers 125 tonnes of aid in largest airdrop to date in northern Gaza, with participation of 6 planes

On Eid Al Fitr: 'Birds of Goodness' delivers...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 11: The Joint Operations Command of the Ministry of Defence announced the successful completion of the...

Trump loses bid to delay hush money trial pending gag order appeal

Trump loses bid to delay hush money trial...

New York [US], April 10: Donald Trump on Tuesday lost his second last-ditch bid in as many days to delay...

UN responds to devastating ferry tragedy in Mozambique

UN responds to devastating ferry tragedy in Mozambique

United Nations, April 10: The UN group in Mozambique has dispatched a team to the area of the deadly sinking...

Crime in Germany soars to highest level since 2016

Crime in Germany soars to highest level since...

Berlin [Germany], April 10: Crime in Europe's largest economy has peaked at its highest level since 2016, German authorities announced...

Mexican president accuses U.S., Canada of "ambiguous" stance on Ecuador

Mexican president accuses U.S., Canada of "ambiguous" stance...

Mexico City [Mexico], April 10: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Tuesday accused the governments of the United States...

Singapore records 9,783 e-commerce scam cases in 2023

Singapore records 9,783 e-commerce scam cases in 2023

Singapore, April 10: Singaporean authority registered 9,783 e-commerce scam cases in 2023, more than doubling the 4,762 cases in 2022,...

Climate activists win landmark European lawsuit

Climate activists win landmark European lawsuit

Strasbourg [France], April 10: Climate activists in Switzerland on Tuesday won a landmark case in the European Court of Human...

March warmer than in any previous year

March warmer than in any previous year

Berlin [Germany], April 10: March became the 10th month in a row to set record-high global temperatures, EU scientists said.

Ecuador's former VP hospitalised after arrest in Mexican embassy

Ecuador's former VP hospitalised after arrest in Mexican...

Buenos Aires [Argentina], April 10: Ecuador's imprisoned former vice president Jorge Glas has been taken to hospital due to health...

Four die in explosion at reservoir in Italy

Four die in explosion at reservoir in Italy

Rome [Italy], April 10: At least four workers were killed in an explosion at a hydroelectric power plant on...

Billionaire Elon Musk predicts that super AI will be smarter than humans next year

Billionaire Elon Musk predicts that super AI will...

California [US], April 10: Mr. Elon Musk believes that unless the demand for electricity and computing power for artificial intelligence...

The turning point election in Korea today

The turning point election in Korea today

Seoul [South Korea], April 10: On April 10, South Korea began the official election of the 22nd National Assembly, an...

Hamas reviews Israeli proposal

Hamas reviews Israeli proposal

Gaza [Palestine], April 10: Hamas said on Tuesday that an Israeli proposal on a ceasefire in their war in Gaza...

Russia, Kazakhstan evacuates 100,000+ in historic floods

Russia, Kazakhstan evacuates 100,000+ in historic floods

Moscow [Russia], April 10: Russia and Kazakhstan ordered more than 100,000 people to evacuate after swiftly melting snow swelled mighty...

Niger coup risks jump in EU immigration, commissioner says

Niger coup risks jump in EU immigration, commissioner...

Brussels [Belgium], April 10: Last year's coup in Niger could bring about a surge in irregular arrivals to the European...

Newshub to close - website to shut down, up to 300 job losses

Newshub to close - website to shut down,...

Wellington [New Zealand], April 10: Newshub's closure and other production cuts at Three have been confirmed, with the loss of...

Ireland: Simon Harris elected new prime minister

Ireland: Simon Harris elected new prime minister

Dublin [Ireland], April 10: Simon Harris has become Ireland's youngest ever prime minister, or taoiseach, after being elected to succeed...

WHO sounds alarm on viral hepatitis infections claiming 3500 lives each day

WHO sounds alarm on viral hepatitis infections claiming...

Geneva [Switzerland], April 10: The World Health Organisation (WHO) in its 2024 Global Hepatitis Report, has revealed that the...

UAE President exchanges Eid Al-Fitr greetings with Emir of Kuwait and Turkish President

UAE President exchanges Eid Al-Fitr greetings with Emir...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 10: UAE President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan exchanged Eid Al-Fitr greetings today...

ERC distributes Zakat Al Fitr to 1,270 families in Mukalla, Yemen

ERC distributes Zakat Al Fitr to 1,270 families...

Mukalla [Yemen], April 10: The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has started the distribution of Zakat Al Fitr in Mukalla, Hadramaut...

WTO forecasts rebound in global trade but warns of downside risks

WTO forecasts rebound in global trade but warns...

Geneva [Switzerland], April 10: Global goods trade is expected to pick up gradually this year following a contraction in 2023...

WHO donates supply kits to Malawi amid food crisis

WHO donates supply kits to Malawi amid food...

Lilongwe [Malawi], April 9: The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday donated pediatric severe acute malnutrition (PEDSAM) kits to the...

Egypt, Jordan, France urge immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Egypt, Jordan, France urge immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Cairo [Egypt], April 9: Egypt, Jordan, and France on Monday urged an immediate ceasefire in the Gaza Strip, which has...