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Daily COVID-19 cases in Australia's epicenter state show signs of easing

Daily COVID-19 cases in Australia's epicenter state show...

Sydney (Australia), September 20 : As the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) saw another drop in daily locally...

Israel reports 7,445 new COVID-19 cases

Israel reports 7,445 new COVID-19 cases

Jerusalem (Israel), September 20: Israel's ministry on Sunday reported 7,445 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the tally of infections in the...

N. Korea discounts S. Korea's new SLBM as 'rudimentary, toddling-stage' weapon

N. Korea discounts S. Korea's new SLBM as...

Seoul (South Korea), September 20: North Korea on Monday questioned whether South Korea's newly unveiled submarine-launched ballistic missile is a...

S. Korea to deploy homegrown SLBM next year: sources

S. Korea to deploy homegrown SLBM next year:...

Seoul (South Korea), September 20: South Korea plans to put into operations a newly unveiled homegrown submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM)...

Moon in New York for U.N. speech during Chuseok holiday in Korea

Moon in New York for U.N. speech during...

New York (US), September 20: South Korean President Moon Jae-in arrived in New York on Sunday to attend an annual...

New cases slightly over 1,600; concerns grow over further spread after Chuseok holiday

New cases slightly over 1,600; concerns grow over...

Seoul (South Korea), September 20: South Korea's daily coronavirus cases fell to around 1,600 on Monday due to fewer tests...

Voter support for Australian PM falls to 18-month low

Voter support for Australian PM falls to 18-month...

Canberra (Australia), September 20: Voter support for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has fallen to its lowest level since the...

France rebukes Australia, U.S. for lying, contempt over submarine deal

France rebukes Australia, U.S. for lying, contempt over...

Paris (France), September 20: France on Saturday rebuked Australia and the United States for "a major breach of trust and...

Upcoming Canadian election to decide whether Trudeau's Liberal Party will have third mandate

Upcoming Canadian election to decide whether Trudeau's Liberal...

Ottawa (Canada), September 20: Canada's 44th national election on Monday will not only decide whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal...

Time for U.S. to deal with domestic weaknesses first: expert

Time for U.S. to deal with domestic weaknesses...

Washington (US), September 20: The key to building more harmonious economic relations is to recognize that China's development will not...

Yellen says U.S. economic recovery would reverse into recession if debt limit not raised

Yellen says U.S. economic recovery would reverse into...

Washington (US), September 20: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Sunday warned that U.S. economic recovery would reverse into recession...

Alumni association launched to deepen South Sudan-China relations

Alumni association launched to deepen South Sudan-China relations

Juba (South Sudan), September 20: An alumni association was launched to enhance good relations between South Sudan and China.

Tanzania sees rise in new registered investment projects amid COVID-19 pandemic

Tanzania sees rise in new registered investment projects...

Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), September 20: The number of new investment projects registered in Tanzania between March and August in...

Egypt urges Israel to revive peace talks with Palestinians

Egypt urges Israel to revive peace talks with...

Cairo (Egypt), September 20: Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held on Sunday a phone conversation with his Israeli counterpart Yair...

Romania's daily COVID-19 cases surpass 5,000

Romania's daily COVID-19 cases surpass 5,000

Bucharest (Romania), September 19: Daily COVID-19 cases surpassed 5,000 in Romania on Saturday, reaching 5,388, bringing the country's total infections...

Morocco registers 2,291 new COVID-19 cases

Morocco registers 2,291 new COVID-19 cases

Rabat (Morocco), September 19: Morocco announced on Saturday 2,291 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally of infections in the North...

Roundup: G20 agriculture ministers commit to better ensure sustainable food systems

Roundup: G20 agriculture ministers commit to better ensure...

Rome (Italy), September 19: Ministers for agriculture from the Group of 20 (G20) on Saturday committed to shift their sector...

Biden administration to deport migrant crowds in Texas border city: media

Biden administration to deport migrant crowds in Texas...

Washington/ Houston [US], September 19: U.S. President Joe Biden's administration said on Saturday it would start to swiftly deport thousands...

Roundup: U.S. details vaccine efficacy, plans use of booster shot against wildness of COVID-19

Roundup: U.S. details vaccine efficacy, plans use of...

New York (US), September 19: The United States has kept on pushing through federal requirements of broad vaccination by highlighting...

Algeria flies flags at half-mast to mourn former President Bouteflika's death

Algeria flies flags at half-mast to mourn former...

Algeria (Algiers), September 19: Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Saturday ordered flags to be flown at half-mast throughout the country...

Security Council extends mandate of UN mission in Afghanistan for six months

Security Council extends mandate of UN mission in...

Uinted Nations Sep 18: The Security Council on Friday adopted a resolution extending the mandate of the UN Assistance Mission...

FDA panel backs COVID-19 booster dose for elderly, high risk groups

FDA panel backs COVID-19 booster dose for elderly,...

Washington DC (USA) Sep 18: An advisory panel for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) endorsed on Friday a...

UN chief calls for solidarity on Int'l Day of Peace

UN chief calls for solidarity on Int'l Day...

Uinted Nations Sep 18: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for solidarity and unity on the occasion of the...

U.S. military admits drone strike in Kabul killed 10 civilians

U.S. military admits drone strike in Kabul killed...

Washington DC (USA) Sep 18: The U.S. military admitted on Friday that a U.S. drone strike in late August in...

France recalls ambassadors to U.S., Australia over submarine row

France recalls ambassadors to U.S., Australia over submarine...

Paris (France) Sep 18: France has decided to recall its ambassadors to the United States and Australia for consultations after...

New cases over 2,000 again amid post-Chuseok holiday resurgence woes

New cases over 2,000 again amid post-Chuseok holiday...

Seoul (South Korea), September 17: South Korea's daily coronavirus cases exceeded 2,000 on Friday again amid concerns a major holiday...

Roundup: Iran's president calls for boosting economic ties with SCO participants

Roundup: Iran's president calls for boosting economic ties...

Tehran (Iran), September 17: Iran is ready to boost cooperation, particular in the economic field, with regional countries, especially within...