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New cases in 1,300s on fewer tests; virus curbs extended for a month

New cases in 1,300s on fewer tests; virus...

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell back to the 1,300s on Monday due to...

Additional batch of Moderna vaccines arrives in S. Korea

Additional batch of Moderna vaccines arrives in S....

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: Over 1.2 million doses of coronavirus vaccines produced by Moderna Inc. arrived in South Korea...

Israeli FM to visit Moscow for talks with Russian counterpart: ministry

Israeli FM to visit Moscow for talks with...

Jerusalem (Israel), September 6: Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid will fly to Moscow for an official trip to meet his...

Iran to support Afghans against foreign attempts to create instability: official

Iran to support Afghans against foreign attempts to...

Tehran (Iran), September 6: Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said on Sunday that Iran will support the people of...

Nigerian gov't condemns seizure of power by force in Guinea

Nigerian gov't condemns seizure of power by force...

Lagos (Nigeria), September 6: The Nigerian government on Sunday condemned the takeover of power by force in Guinea.

S. Korean president's approval rating rises to 41.7 pct: poll

S. Korean president's approval rating rises to 41.7...

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korean President Moon Jae-in's approval rating added 0.4 percentage points over the week to...

U.S. needs to work with China in pandemic fight: U.S. economist

U.S. needs to work with China in pandemic...

Kuala Lumpur (China), September 6: The United States must work with China to find a global solution to end the...

Blinken Set to Visit Qatar, Germany for Talks on Afghan Evac Cooperation

Blinken Set to Visit Qatar, Germany for Talks...

Washington (US), September 5: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will be departing on Sunday for a trip to Doha,...

Biden Will Travel to New York on 20th Anniversary of 9/11 - White House

Biden Will Travel to New York on 20th...

Washington (US), September 5: US President Joe Biden will go to New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia on the 20th anniversary...

S. Korea wins gold in Tokyo Paralympic boccia pairs competition

S. Korea wins gold in Tokyo Paralympic boccia...

Tokyo (Japan), September 5: South Korea's national boccia team won the gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympic Games on Saturday,...

New virus cases dip to 1,400s on fewer tests; tough restrictions extended

New virus cases dip to 1,400s on fewer...

Seoul (South Korea), September 5: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell to the 1,400s on Sunday due to fewer...

UN humanitarian chief concludes trip to Syria, Lebanon, Turkey

UN humanitarian chief concludes trip to Syria, Lebanon,...

United Nations, September 5: UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin Griffiths has concluded his seven-day visit to Syria, Lebanon and...

Syria agrees to help Lebanon get Jordan's electricity, Egypt's gas

Syria agrees to help Lebanon get Jordan's electricity,...

Damascus (Syria), September 5: Syria on Saturday agreed to help Lebanon get Egypt's gas and Jordan's electricity through Syrian territories,...

U.S. Navy says five missing crew members dead after helicopter crash off California coast

U.S. Navy says five missing crew members dead...

Los Angeles (US), September 5: The five missing crew members of an MH-60S helicopter which crashed off the coast of...

UK records another 37,578 coronavirus cases

UK records another 37,578 coronavirus cases

London (UK), September 5: Another 37,578 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

Iranian president says nuke talks should end U.S. sanctions

Iranian president says nuke talks should end U.S....

Tehran (Iran), September 5: Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Saturday that the nuclear talks between Iran and the world powers...

CBOT agricultural futures drop on Ida-induced infrastructure damages

CBOT agricultural futures drop on Ida-induced infrastructure damages

Chicago (US), September 5: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures went lower in the past week due to the...

Libyan leader orders probe into Tripoli clashes

Libyan leader orders probe into Tripoli clashes

Tripoli ( Libya), September 4: Libyan President of the Presidency Council Mohamed Menfi on Friday issued orders to start an...

Libya's private sector main driver for economic recovery: IOM

Libya's private sector main driver for economic recovery:...

Tripoli (Libya), September 4: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday said a new assessment indicates that the Libyan...

Indonesia's private jet rental business soars during pandemic

Indonesia's private jet rental business soars during pandemic

Jakarta (Indonesia ) , September 4: High-end consumers in Indonesia have decided to travel out of towns and abroad using...

EU, AstraZeneca reach agreement on COVID-19 vaccine supply dispute

EU, AstraZeneca reach agreement on COVID-19 vaccine supply...

Brussels (Belgium), September 4: The European Union (EU) and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca have reached an agreement after a dispute on...

Blinken to visit Qatar, Germany over Afghanistan issue

Blinken to visit Qatar, Germany over Afghanistan issue

Washington (US), September 4: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Friday that he will soon travel to Qatar...

Biden signs order to let some 9/11 documents go public

Biden signs order to let some 9/11 documents...

Washington (US), September 4: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order directing his government to review and...

World Conservation Congress opens in Marseille to address ecological plight

World Conservation Congress opens in Marseille to address...

Marseille (France) September 4: The 7th World Conservation Congress (WCC) kicked off here on Friday, aiming to drive action on...

Australia secures additional 4 million Pfizer vaccines on record day of COVID-19 infections

Australia secures additional 4 million Pfizer vaccines on...

Canberra (Australia) , September 3 : The Australian government has secured another 4 million doses of coronavirus vaccine in a...

COVID-19 source, intermediate host still unclear: researchers

COVID-19 source, intermediate host still unclear: researchers

London (UK), September 3: Though it is known that SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, originated from animals,...

Japan's Suga not to compete in LDP leadership election

Japan's Suga not to compete in LDP leadership...

Tokyo (Japan), September 3: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said he did not intend to run in the upcoming...