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Blinken to visit Brussels for talks with NATO allies

Blinken to visit Brussels for talks with NATO...

Washington (US), April 13: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to Brussels, Belgium this week to consult with...

Brazil reports 1,480 more deaths from COVID-19

Brazil reports 1,480 more deaths from COVID-19

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 13: Brazil registered 1,480 deaths from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the national death...

UK Wraps Up Vaccination of People Over 50 Ahead of Schedule, Downing Street Announces

UK Wraps Up Vaccination of People Over 50...

London (UK), April 13: The United Kingdom has completed the vaccination of those over 50 ahead of schedule, administering first...

Zarif Thanks Lavrov for Moscow's Condemnation of Natanz Incident

Zarif Thanks Lavrov for Moscow's Condemnation of Natanz...

Tehran (Iran), April 13: Iran is grateful to Moscow for its condemnation of the recent incident at the Natanz nuclear...

N. Korea holds celebrations for founder's birthday in show of confidence in coronavirus handling

N. Korea holds celebrations for founder's birthday in...

Seoul (South Korea), April 13: North Korea appears to be showing "confidence" in handling the global coronavirus pandemic as it...

New virus cases under 600 for 2nd day; spring resurgence in store

New virus cases under 600 for 2nd day;...

Seoul (South Korea), April 13: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases remained below 600 for the second straight day Tuesday...

S. Korea expresses 'strong regret' over Japan's decision to release water from Fukushima

S. Korea expresses 'strong regret' over Japan's decision...

Seoul (South Korea), April 13: South Korea on Tuesday expressed strong regret over Japan's decision to release contaminated water into...

IAEA chief: Efforts called to forestall further harm to environmental protection and human health

IAEA chief: Efforts called to forestall further harm...

Vienna (Austria), April 13: The chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) called for efforts on Monday to forestall...

UN chief calls for 6 measures to finance recovery from COVID-19

UN chief calls for 6 measures to finance...

United Nations, April 13: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for six measures to help countries recover from COVID-19...

Biden meets with executives to address semiconductor shortage

Biden meets with executives to address semiconductor shortage

Washington (US), April 13: U.S. President Joe Biden and other White House officials on Monday met with executives from 19...

EU rejects attempts to derail diplomatic process to revive Iran nuclear deal

EU rejects attempts to derail diplomatic process to...

Brussels (Belgium), April 13: The European Union (EU) on Monday strongly rejected any attempts to derail diplomatic efforts to revive...

Several U.S. states shut down Johnson & Johnson vaccine sites after adverse reactions reported

Several U.S. states shut down Johnson & Johnson...

Washington (US), April 13: Several states in the United States have temporarily shut down some vaccine sites after people suffered...

Israeli PM says not to allow Iran to obtain nuclear weapons

Israeli PM says not to allow Iran to...

Jerusalem (Israel), April 13: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Israel will never allow Iran to obtain...

COVID-19 cases rise to 142,587 in Myanmar

COVID-19 cases rise to 142,587 in Myanmar

Yangon (Myanmar), April 12: The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Myanmar has risen to 142,587, including 11 newly...

COVID-19 death toll in U.S. California exceeds 60,000

COVID-19 death toll in U.S. California exceeds 60,000

San Francisco (US), April 12: The death toll from COVID-19 in the U.S. state of California has exceeded 60,000, the...

NASA's Mars helicopter delays first flight

NASA's Mars helicopter delays first flight

Washington (US), April 12: NASA has chosen to reschedule its Ingenuity Mars Helicopter's first experimental flight on the Red Planet...

International organizations express grave concern over situation in Somalia

International organizations express grave concern over situation in...

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), April 12: The African Union (AU), the European Union (EU), Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the...

Russian ISS Crew Offers Congratulations on 60th Anniversary of First Manned Spaceflight

Russian ISS Crew Offers Congratulations on 60th Anniversary...

Moscow (Russia), April 12: Russian cosmonauts on board the International Space Station (ISS) have congratulated everyone with the 60th anniversary...

Iran urges ROK to unfreeze bank assets as soon as possible

Iran urges ROK to unfreeze bank assets as...

Tehran (Iran), April 12: Iran's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri on Sunday called on the Republic of Korea (ROK) to unfreeze...

Turkey confirms 50,678 new COVID-19 cases, 3,849,011 in total

Turkey confirms 50,678 new COVID-19 cases, 3,849,011 in...

Ankara (Turkey), April 12: Turkey on Sunday reported 50,678 new COVID-19 cases, including 2,548 symptomatic patients, raising the total...

UN envoy informs Cypriot community leaders of meeting to restart peace talks

UN envoy informs Cypriot community leaders of meeting...

Nicosia (Cyprus), April 12: The United Nations (UN) special envoy on Cyprus Jane Holl Lute on Sunday briefed Cypriot community...

UK records another 1,730 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

UK records another 1,730 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

London (UK), April 12: Another 1,730 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

New virus cases back under 600 on fewer tests; curbs extended amid spring resurgenc

New virus cases back under 600 on fewer...

Seoul (South Korea), April 12: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell back below 600 for the first time in...

Moon's approval rating dips to record low of 33.4 pct: Realmeter

Moon's approval rating dips to record low of...

Soeul (South Korea), April 12: President Moon Jae-in's approval rating hit an all-time low of 33.4 percent, a poll showed...

AstraZeneca vaccine rollout resumed, those under 30 excluded

AstraZeneca vaccine rollout resumed, those under 30 excluded

Seoul (South Korea), April 12: South Korea on Sunday decided to resume administering AstraZeneca vaccines to eligible recipients after temporarily...

Rampant gun violence makes U.S. a proven hypocrite on human rights

Rampant gun violence makes U.S. a proven hypocrite...

Washington (US), April 12: A recent string of mass shootings in the United States have once again proved that the...

France to extend interval between mRNA vaccine jabs to speed up rollout

France to extend interval between mRNA vaccine jabs...

Paris (France), April 12: France will extend the interval between the two doses of mRNA coronavirus vaccine by two more...