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Foreign leaders arriving in Uganda for presidential inauguration ceremony

Foreign leaders arriving in Uganda for presidential inauguration...

Kampala (Uganda), May 12Foreign leaders on Tuesday began arriving for the swear-in ceremony of Uganda's incumbent president Yoweri Museveni for...

Nepal reports record high one-day COVID-19 death toll, new infections

Nepal reports record high one-day COVID-19 death toll,...

Kathmandu (Nepal), May 12: Nepal on Tuesday reported over 200 deaths from COVID-19 for the first time, and the dire...

US Senator Calls on Israel, Palestinian Leaders to Discourage Violence in East Jerusalem

US Senator Calls on Israel, Palestinian Leaders to...

Washington (US), May 12: US Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Menendez in a statement called on Israeli and Palestinian military...

US Withdrawal From Afghanistan Must Be Seen as Transition, Not Closure, Senator Says

US Withdrawal From Afghanistan Must Be Seen as...

Washington (US), May 12: The United States must view its withdrawal from Afghanistan not as closure, but as a transition,...

N. Korea says U.S. offer to explain outcome of policy review 'well received'

N. Korea says U.S. offer to explain outcome...

Washington (US), May 12: North Korea is said to have acknowledged a recent U.S. offer to explain the outcome of...

New cases back above 600 amid spreading variants

New cases back above 600 amid spreading variants

Seoul (South Korea), May 12: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rose back above 600 on Wednesday, with health authorities...

UN Security Council renews mandate of peacekeeping force in Abyei

UN Security Council renews mandate of peacekeeping force...

United Nations, May 12: The UN Security Council on Tuesday renewed the mandate of the UN peacekeeping force in Abyei,...

UN chief calls for peace and stability in Myanmar

UN chief calls for peace and stability in...

United Nations, May 12: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called for Myanmar's return to peace and stability.

Russia expels Romanian military diplomat in retaliation

Russia expels Romanian military diplomat in retaliation

Moscow (Russia), May 12: The Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that it is expelling an assistant defense attache at the...

U.S. east coast to rely on petroleum inventories before main pipeline operation resumes: EIA

U.S. east coast to rely on petroleum inventories...

Houston (US), May 12: Petroleum distribution terminals in the U.S. east coast will rely on inventories and alternative supplies until...

Egypt's president approves plan to expand Suez Canal's southern stretch

Egypt's president approves plan to expand Suez Canal's...

Cairo (Eygpt), May 12: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday approved the Suez Canal Authority (SCA)'s plan to expand and...

U.S. calls for de-escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes

U.S. calls for de-escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes

Washington (US), May 12: The United States on Tuesday continued to call for de-escalation of the deadly clashes between Israelis...

Mirae Asset No. 1 in civil complaints among securities companies. 'SK Bioscience's MTS problem'

Mirae Asset No. 1 in civil complaints among...

Seoul [South Korea], May 11 (ANI/Global Economic): This year, Mirae Asset Securities showed the largest number of complaints among securities...

S. Korean airlines expand non-scheduled flights to India this month

S. Korean airlines expand non-scheduled flights to India...

Seoul (South Korea), May 11: Korean Air Lines Co. and Asiana Airlines Inc., South Korea's two biggest carriers, said Tuesday...

Moon says real estate policy is key reason for by-election rout

Moon says real estate policy is key reason...

Seoul (South Korea), May 11: President Moon Jae-in on Monday agreed to modify some of his real estate policies, calling...

N. Korea says U.S. offer to explain outcome of policy review 'well received'

N. Korea says U.S. offer to explain outcome...

Washington (US), May 11: North Korea is said to have acknowledged a recent U.S. offer to explain the outcome of...

B9 summit calls for strengthening of NATO defense architecture

B9 summit calls for strengthening of NATO defense...

Bucharest (Romania), May 11: The virtual Summit of the Bucharest Nine (B9) format closed late Monday with a joint declaration,...

EU's contract with AstraZeneca "valid until last doses delivered": spokesperson

EU's contract with AstraZeneca "valid until last doses...

Brussels (Belgium), May 11: The contract between the European Union (EU) and vaccine manufacturer AstraZeneca is valid until all COVID-19...

Greek PM calls for COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver to help countries in need

Greek PM calls for COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver...

Athens (Greece), May 11: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday called for waiving intellectual property rights protected by patents...

WHO chief urges global cooperation in COVID-19 vaccine sharing as "only choice"

WHO chief urges global cooperation in COVID-19 vaccine...

Geneva (Switzerland), May 11: Global cooperation, instead of competition and confrontation, is the only choice to end the COVID-19 pandemic,...

U.S. military experts withdraw from air base in Iraq: sources

U.S. military experts withdraw from air base in...

Baghdad (Iraq), May 11: U.S. experts and advisers for F-16 fighter jets withdrew from Balad Air Base after a series...

Colombia's COVID-19 cases surpass 3 mln

Colombia's COVID-19 cases surpass 3 mln

Bogota (Colombia), May 10: Colombia registered 17,222 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking its nationwide tally to...

Ghana to create more jobs for the youth: finance minister

Ghana to create more jobs for the youth:...

Accra (Ghana), May 10: The Ghanaian government will speed up the implementation of its proposed Jobs and Skills Program to...

Paramilitary deployed in major Bangladesh ferry terminals to curb exodus of Eid home-goers amid COVID-19

Paramilitary deployed in major Bangladesh ferry terminals to...

Dhaka (Bangladesh), May 10: Paramilitary Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) soldiers have been deployed in major Bangladesh ferry terminals to curb...

U.S. pipeline remains offline after cyber attack

U.S. pipeline remains offline after cyber attack

Houston (US), May 10: The main pipeline carrying gasoline and diesel fuel to U.S. east and southeast parts remained offline...

Brazil reports 1,024 more deaths from COVID-19

Brazil reports 1,024 more deaths from COVID-19

Sao Paulo (Brazil), May 10: Brazil reported on Sunday 1,024 more deaths from the novel coronavirus disease, bringing the national...

News Analysis: Turkey seeks to reset ties with regional foes, end isolation: experts

News Analysis: Turkey seeks to reset ties with...

Ankara (Turkey), May 10: Turkey is deploying considerable diplomatic efforts to mend its frayed relations with Arab nations, a move...