Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes northern Chile

Santiago [Chile], January 1: A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck Antofagasta in Chile on Saturday, European- Mediterranean Siesmological Centre (EMSC) said, Reuters reported.

University of Dubai, Luiss University sign MoU

Dubai [UAE], January 1: A cooperation programme to foster advancement in teaching, research and cultural understanding.

President of UAE congratulates Benjamin Netanyahu for assuming leadership of new Israeli...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], January 1: President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan held a phone call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to...

Abdullah bin Zayed congratulates Eli Cohen for his appointment as Israeli Foreign...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], January 1: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has congratulated Eli Cohen for his...

UAE welcomes 2023 in style

Dubai [UAE], January 1: The year 2023 is being warmly greeted in the UAE. The New Year's Eve celebrations tonight occasioned a magnificent affair throughout...

Botswana Issues Arrest Warrant For Former President Ian Khama

Gaborone [Botswana], December 30: A court in Botswana has issued an arrest warrant for former President Ian Khama for the possession of illegal firearms. The...

Brazil: Police Apprehends Four Persons For Alleged Coup Attempt In Bolsonaro Riots...

Brasília [Brazil], December 31: The Brazil police said they had apprehended at least four persons and carried out countrywide raids on Thursday enquiring into an...

Afghanistan: UN suspends key programme after work ban for women

New York [US], December 31: Some "time-critical" programmes in Afghanistan have been temporarily suspended following a ban by the Taliban on women working in non-governmental...

Three Egypt police killed in attack in Suez Canal city: security source

Cairo [Egypt], December 31: Three Egyptian policemen were killed and four other people, including a police officer, wounded Friday in an attack in the Suez...

Australian scientists embark on 1200km Antarctic search for ancient ice

Canberra [Australia], December 31: Australian Antarctic researchers have departed on an ambitious mission to retrieve million-year-old ice in a bid to better understand climate change.

Iran arrests 11 people behind "fake pricing" in forex market

Tehran [Iran], December 31: The Iranian Intelligence Ministry said Friday its forces arrested 11 people behind the recent instability in the country's foreign currency market,...

Germany logs second hottest year on record

Berlin [Germany], December 31: Germany recorded its hottest year in 2022 with an annual mean temperature of 10.5 degrees Celsius, the National Meteorological Service (DWD)...

Panic thought 'flying saucer' because South Korea tested a missile without warning

Seoul [South Korea], December 31: The South Korean military confirmed it had tested a solid-fuel rocket the day before, after an unannounced test caused panic...

US bans TikTok on all federal government devices

Washington [US], December 31: The Guardian newspaper on December 31 reported that ByteDance 's TikTok app ( China ) was banned on all US federal...

Wife burned half a billion dong of her husband's bond to ashes

Rome [Italy], December 31: In an interview with Il Messaggero newspaper, the husband, who did not want to be named, said that he had hidden...

Zelensky says Ukraine advances in Donbass, NATO calls for more aid to...

Kiev [Ukraine], December 31: AFP news agency on December 31 reported that Ukraine's President VolodymyrZelensky said that the country's forces were holding on to many...

Putin and Xi meet against backdrop of growing crises for both leaders

Moscow [Russia],December 31: Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in a virtual meeting yesterday that their partnership was more important than...

Controversial internet personality Andrew Tate and his brother detained for a month...

Bucharest [Romania], December 31: Controversial internet personality Andrew Tate and his brother were ordered to be detained for a month on Friday as prosecutors pursued...

France, UK join growing list of countries in imposing COVID curbs

Paris [France], December 31: France and the United Kingdom have joined Spain and Italy in requiring travellers arriving from China to provide a negative COVID-19...

North Korea fires at least three short-range ballistic missiles, South Korea says

Seoul [South Korea], December 31: North Korea fired at least three short-range ballistic missiles from a site south of Pyongyang on Saturday, according to South...

On New Year's Eve in Serbia, it was dry, up to eight...

Belgrade [Serbia], December 31:In Serbia today, after a partly foggy morning, it will be sunny and very warm weather for this period of the year,...

Dubai completes preparations for News Year's celebrations

Dubai [UAE], December 31: The Executive Committee for Securing International and Local Events in Dubai announced at a press conference that it has completed...

UAE secured 41.5 pct of Japan's crude oil needs in November

Tokyo [Japan], December 31: The UAE secured 41.5 percent of Japan's crude oil needs in November, which is equal to 32.17 million barrels, according to...

UAE leads Arab world in exports of manufactures

Abu Dhabi [UAE],December 31: The UAE ranked first in the Arab world in terms of the value of manufactured exports in 2021, with a...

Gold poised for significant quarterly rise following interest rate-driven decline

Washington [US],December 31: On the last trading day of 2022, spot gold rose 0.2% to $1,818.70 per ounce by 2:17 p.m, while U.S. gold futures...

Half Of Missing Fisherman's Body Fished Out

Port Louis [Mauritius], December 30: A tragedy at sea occurred on the morning of December 29 at Flamingo Island, BambousVireux in the southeast region of...

Reindeer and penguins among threatened species highlighted by WWF

Berlin [Germany], December 30: Reindeer and emperor penguins are among the species highlighted by environmental organization WWF this year to illustrate the threats faced by...