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China firmly opposes U.S. report on its military development: defense spokesman

China firmly opposes U.S. report on its military...

Beijing (China) Nov 6: A Chinese defense spokesman on Friday expressed strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to a recent report...

Xi votes in local legislative election in Beijing

Xi votes in local legislative election in Beijing

Beijing (China) Nov 6: Chinese President Xi Jinping cast his ballot at a polling station in Beijing on Friday to...

Xi meets with national role models in emergency management, loyal guards in fire-fighting

Xi meets with national role models in emergency...

Beijing (China) Nov 6: Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met with representatives of national role models in the field...

Heavy snow to hit parts of northern China

Heavy snow to hit parts of northern China

Beijing (China) Nov 6: Heavy snowfall will sweep parts of northern China on Saturday and Sunday, bringing low temperatures, the...

China launches new remote sensing satellites

China launches new remote sensing satellites

Beijing (China) Nov 6: China successfully launched three new remote sensing satellites from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest...

U.S. remains committed to U.N. sanctions on N. Korea: State Dept.

U.S. remains committed to U.N. sanctions on N....

Washington (US), November 5: The United States remains committed to implementing U.N. Security Council sanctions on North Korea, a State...

New infections over 2,300 for 3rd day amid eased virus curbs

New infections over 2,300 for 3rd day amid...

Seoul (South Korea), November 5: South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed above 2,300 for the third consecutive day Friday, four...

Portuguese president calls for fight for post-pandemic economic, health recovery

Portuguese president calls for fight for post-pandemic economic,...

Lisbon (Portugal), November 5 : Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa on Thursday asked people to fight for economic and...

Lebanon's PM urges information minister to resign over comments against Saudi Arabia

Lebanon's PM urges information minister to resign over...

Beirut (Lebanon), November 5: Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati on Thursday urged Information Minister George Kordahi to resign for the...

UN calls for support for departure of foreign forces from Libya

UN calls for support for departure of foreign...

Tripoli (Libya), November 5: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Thursday called for the support for the...

Portuguese president announces to dissolve parliament

Portuguese president announces to dissolve parliament

Lisbon (Portugal), November 5: Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa on Thursday announced decisions to dissolve the parliament and hold...

Paris, London hold talks to ease tensions over fishing dispute

Paris, London hold talks to ease tensions over...

Paris (France), November 5: Britain's Brexit Minister David Frost and French Secretary of State for European Affairs Clement Beaune held...

U.S. trade deficit hits record high in September

U.S. trade deficit hits record high in September

Washington (US), November 5: The U.S. trade deficit hit a record high of 80.9 billion U.S. dollars in September as...

Putin, Lukashenko sign Union State integration decree

Putin, Lukashenko sign Union State integration decree

Moscow (Russia), November 5: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko have signed an integration decree of...

Tunisian president eyes early end of exceptional measures

Tunisian president eyes early end of exceptional measures

Tunis (Tunisia), November 5: Tunisian President Kais Saied said on Thursday that he intended to speed up the end of...

357 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast: UN refugee agency

357 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast: UN...

Tripoli (Libya), October 4: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Wednesday that 357 illegal immigrants were...

Political mutual trust between countries essential for global cooperation on climate change, says Al Gore

Political mutual trust between countries essential for global...

Glasgow/ Britain (UK), November 4: Political mutual trust between the wealthier and low income countries is essential for global cooperation...

Iran says to resume Vienna nuke talks on Nov. 29

Iran says to resume Vienna nuke talks on...

Tehran (Iran), November 4: Ali Bagheri Kani, Iran's senior nuclear negotiator, said on Wednesday that the Vienna nuclear talks for...

91 illegal immigrants voluntarily repatriated from Libya

91 illegal immigrants voluntarily repatriated from Libya

Tripoli (Libya), November 4: A group of 91 illegal immigrants, mostly children, on Wednesday were voluntarily repatriated from Libya to...

More Canadians pessimistic about racism and equity

More Canadians pessimistic about racism and equity

Ottawa (Canada), November 4: Increased Canadians were pessimistic about progress on racism and equity in the country, despite positive trends...

Somalia, UN open center to monitor desert locusts

Somalia, UN open center to monitor desert locusts

Mogadishu (Somalia), November 4: Somalia and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations on Wednesday opened a...

Lebanon working to solve dispute with Gulf countries: president

Lebanon working to solve dispute with Gulf countries:...

Beirut (Lebanon), November 3: Lebanon's President Michel Aoun said on Tuesday that Lebanese authorities are working on solving the dispute...

Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases top 3,000

Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases top 3,000

Dublin (Ireland), November 3: Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases on Tuesday surpassed the 3,000 mark for the first time since mid-January...

UN condemns attack injuring 10 peacekeepers in CAR

UN condemns attack injuring 10 peacekeepers in CAR

United Nations, November 3: The UN mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) strongly condemns an attack by members of...

UN migration agency provides assistance for families affected by floods in Libya

UN migration agency provides assistance for families affected...

Tripoli (Libya), November 3: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Tuesday that it provided assistance to over 150 families...

Nicolas Sarkozy refuses to answer court questions in ex-aides trial

Nicolas Sarkozy refuses to answer court questions in...

Paris (France), November 3: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Tuesday refused to answer questions from a criminal court during...

UK records another 33,865 new coronavirus cases

UK records another 33,865 new coronavirus cases

London (UK), November 3: Another 33,865 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...