Iran vows countermeasures after IAEA's approval of anti-Iran resolution

Tehran (Iran), November 20: Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Saturday vowed to take countermeasures after the board of governors of the International Atomic Energy...

Voting for general elections begins in Nepal

Kathmandu (Nepal), November 20: Nepalis went to the polls on Sunday morning for elections to the House of Representatives of the federal parliament and seven...

Iranian FM says foreign military presence threatens regional energy security

Tehran (Iran), November 20: The presence of foreign military forces has threatened energy security in the regional waters, Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said on...

CBOT agricultural futures go lower

Chicago (US), November 20: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures went lower in the past week on lukewarm demand.

Russia reports 5,445 new COVID-19 cases

Moscow (Russia), November 20: Russia registered 5,445 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 21,531,012, said the official monitoring...

Bulgaria detains 5 suspects over links to deadly Istanbul bombing

Sofia (Bulgaria), November 20: Bulgarian authorities have detained five suspects over connection with the deadly bomb attack in Istanbul, the country's prosecution authority said Saturday.

No single party or coalition gains simple majority in Malaysia's national polling

Kuala lupur (Malaysia), November 20: No single party or political coalition gained simple majority in Malaysia's 15th general election, according to the results released early...

.Korea, U.S. conduct joint air drills involving U.S. strategic bombers

Seoul (South Korea), November 20: South Korea and the United States on Saturday conducted joint air drills near the Korean Peninsula, involving two U.S. strategic...

Iran busts "armed terrorist team" in NW province

Tehran [Iran], November 19: Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Friday that it has busted an "armed terrorist team" in the northwestern province...

Intelligence officer killed in stabbing attack in W. Iran

Tehran [Iran], November 19: An Iranian intelligence officer was killed in a stabbing attack in the western Iranian city of Sahneh on Friday, according to...

Israel welcomes Azerbaijan's decision to open embassy in Tel Aviv

Jerusalem [Israel], November 19: The Israeli government welcomed on Friday the "historic" decision by the Azerbaijani parliament to open an embassy in Tel Aviv, as...

ECB to carry on with rate hikes to fight inflation

Frankfurt [Germany], November 19: The European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde on Friday reiterated the central bank's determination to fight record high inflation, but...

Russia reports 5,546 new COVID-19 cases

Moscow [Russia], November 19: Russia has registered 5,546 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 21,525,567, said the official...

Erdogan, Zelensky discuss Ukraine grain export deal

Istanbul [Turkey], November 19: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky discussed a deal of exporting grain from Ukraine, Türkiye's presidential...

Ukraine to reduce planting areas under winter grains by 20-30 pct

Kiev [Ukraine], November 19: Ukraine will reduce the planting areas under the winter grains by 20 percent to 30 percent this year due to the...

UN chief, Zelensky discuss Ukraine grain deal's impact on least developed countries

United Nations, November 19: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres held a phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday, and discussed the future of the...

Finnish gov't allocates 139 mln euros for building security fence

Helsinki [Finland], November 19: The Finnish government has proposed 139 million euros (452 million U.S. dollars) in funding for the first phase of building a...

Ukrainian PM, EU top official discuss Russia-Ukraine conflict, fresh aid

Kiev [Ukraine], November 19: Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal and visiting European Commission's Executive Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis on Friday discussed the Russia-Ukraine conflict...

Upstate New York hit by thundersnow and lake effect snow

New York [US], November 19: The city of Buffalo and surrounding areas in U.S. New York State have been hit by heavy snow triggered by...

Boeing forecasts air cargo traffic to increase twofold in next 20 years

San Francisco [US], November 19: Boeing on Friday released its 2022 World Air Cargo Forecast (WACF), predicting strong demand for air cargo services through 2041,...

NASA, SpaceX to launch resupply mission to space station next week

Los Angeles [US], November 19: NASA and SpaceX are targeting next Tuesday to launch a resupply mission to the International Space Station, NASA said on...

U.S. stocks rise amid economic data

New York [US], November 19: U.S. stocks finished higher on Friday as investors digested the latest economic data.

NASA's Orion spacecraft to fly by moon next Monday

Los Angeles [US], November 19: NASA's Orion spacecraft is expected to fly by the moon next Monday, Nov. 21, performing a close approach of the...

U.S. dollar rises as traders assess Fed policy path

New York [US], November 19:The U.S. dollar moved higher in late trading on Friday as market participants bet on more rate hikes from the Federal...

Malaysians go to polls to elect new gov't

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], November 19: Malaysia kicked off its national polls on Saturday, with voters streaming to voting centers to elect representatives who will form...

Malaysia reports 3,037 new COVID-19 infections, 5 new deaths

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], November 19: Malaysia reported 3,037 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight Friday, bringing the national total to 4,963,216, according to the health...

DPRK test-fires new ICBM, KCNA

Seoul [South Korea], November 19:The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) toward eastern waters on Friday, under the...