Wang Yi and Putin on Sino-Russian relations and Ukraine

Beijing [China], February 24: China is willing to work with Russia to maintain strategic focus, deepen mutual political trust, strengthen strategic coordination, expand practical cooperation...

British minister mocked for suggesting citizens eat radishes due to vegetable shortage

London [UK], February 24: The British Minister of the Environment, Therese Coffey, was ridiculed today because she suggested citizens to eat radishes because of the...

EU changed sanctions against Syria for better delivery of humanitarian aid

Brussels [Belgium], February 24: The European Union (EU) has decided to change the sanctions against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in order to...

Commander of UAE Land Forces receives Deputy Commander of Malaysian Land Forces

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 24: Major General Saeed Rashid Al Shehhi, Commander of the UAE Land Forces, received today Lieutenant General Mohamed bin Abdulrahman, Deputy...

Commander of UAE Naval Forces meets with UK, Korean top brass during...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 24: Rear Admiral Pilot Sheikh Saeed bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nehyan, the Commander of the UAE Naval Forces met during...

Cambodian girl dies of H5N1 bird flu

Phnom Penh [Cambodia], February 23: An 11-year-old girl from southeast Cambodia's Prey Veng province had died of H5N1 human avian influenza, the Ministry of Health's...

Japan says U.S. mistakenly issues G7 statement on Russia

Tokyo [Japan], February 23: The Japanese foreign ministry on Wednesday denied a Group of Seven (G7) foreign ministers' joint statement condemning Russia issued by the...

LuangPrabang Mekong hydropower plant in Laos to be completed in 2030

Vientiane [Laos], February 23: A hydropower plant under construction on the Mekong River in northern Laos' LuangPrabang province is expected to be completed and able...

Australia to refresh national science priorities

Canberra [Australia], February 23: The Australian government has launched a review of the national science priorities for the first time in almost a decade.

Berlin files protest in Tehran over death verdict for German-Iranian

Berlin [Germany], February 23: The German ambassador in Tehran has again filed a formal protest with the Iranian government over its death sentence for German-Iranian...

10 Palestinians killed in Zionist West Bank raid

Ramallah [Palestine], February 23: Zionist troops killed 10 Palestinians Wednesday in a raid on the occupied West Bank city of Nablus, while more than 80...

Rocket strike in Damascus hit Iranian military experts, sources say

Damascus [Syria], February 23: A rocket attack in Damascus on Sunday that Syria blamed on Israel hit an installation where Iranian officials were meeting to...

Massive snowstorm closes schools, grounds flights in U.S. heartland

Washington [US], February 23: A major winter storm battered the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest with high winds and heavy snow on Wednesday, forcing hundreds...

Schoolteacher stabbed to death by pupil in southwest France

Paris [France], February 23: A 16-year-old pupil stabbed a Spanish-language teacher to death at a Roman Catholic high school in the high-end beach resort town...

South Korea's world lowest fertility rate drops again

Seoul [South Korea],February 23: South Korea's fertility rate dropped last year to a record low, data showed, in yet another grim milestone for the country...

US plans stricter curbs on new asylum-seekers

Washington [US], February 23: President Joe Biden's administration has announced plans to impose tighter restrictions on migrants seeking asylum in the US.

Commander of UAE Land Forces meets high-ranking officials at IDEX

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 23: Major General Saeed Rashid Al Shehhi, Commander of the UAE Land Forces, received today Major General Damien de Marsac, Deputy...

UAE condemns Israeli forces' storming of Nablus

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 23: The UAE condemned Israeli forces' storming of the Palestinian city of Nablus, which resulted in the death and injury of...

Emirates recycles more than 500,000 kilograms of plastic and glass in one...

Dubai [UAE], February 23: Emirates has recycled more than 500,000 kilograms of plastic and glass over the course of 2022, by collecting discarded bottles onboard...

Vietnam cuts retail fuel prices slightly

Hanoi [Vietnam], February 22: Vietnam has cut retail prices of gasoline and other oil products by up to 3.5 percent due to recent decreases in...

Fire chiefs warn of unprecedented grass fire risk in Australia

Canberra [Australia],February 22: Australia is facing unprecedented grassfire risk in the summer of 2023/24, experts have warned.

Taiwan to boost military exchanges with US to curb 'authoritarian expansionism'

Taipei [Taiwan], February 22: Taiwan will boost military exchanges with the United States to curb "authoritarian expansionism", President Tsai Ing-wen said Tuesday after meeting with...

Chilean's appeal over murder of Japanese student delayed

Paris [France], February 22: A French court on Tuesday delayed by two days the start of appeal proceedings for a Chilean man convicted of murdering...

6 dead as new quake hits Turkey, Syria

Antakya [Turkey], February 22: A 6.4-magnitude earthquake has rocked Turkey's southern province of Hatay and northern Syria, killing six people and sparking fresh panic after...

Putin vows to keep fighting in Ukraine

Moscow [Russia], February 22: President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday suspended Moscow's participation in a nuclear arms reduction treaty with Washington during a speech in which...

Bird flu kills sea lions and thousands of pelicans in Peru's protected...

Lima [Peru],February 22: Bird flu has killed tens of thousands of birds, mostly pelicans, and at least 716 sea lions in protected areas across Peru,...

Russian mercenary boss accuses top army brass of 'treason', Moscow pushes back

Moscow [Russia], February 22: Outspoken Russian mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin accused top brass on Tuesday of deliberately depriving his Wagner fighters of munitions in what...