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Zambian president lauds women football team's Olympic resilience against Brazil

Zambian president lauds women football team's Olympic resilience...

Lusaka (Zambia), July 28: Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Tuesday hailed the country's women national football team for their resilience...

AU urges restraint from all forms of violence in Tunisia

AU urges restraint from all forms of violence...

Addis Ababa, (Ethiopia), July 28: The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, Tuesday urged rejection of...

Chile records lowest number of COVID-19 cases since April 2020

Chile records lowest number of COVID-19 cases since...

Santiago (Chile), July 28: Chile recorded on Tuesday 753 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, the lowest daily...

Brazil reports 578 more COVID-19 deaths

Brazil reports 578 more COVID-19 deaths

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), July 27: Brazil registered 578 more COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its national...

Russian Health Ministry Greenlights Joint Trials of AstraZeneca, Sputnik Light Vaccines

Russian Health Ministry Greenlights Joint Trials of AstraZeneca,...

Moscow (Russia), July 27: The Russian Health Ministry approved joint trials of coronavirus vaccines AstraZeneca and Sputnik Light, according to...

S. Korea's economy grows 0.7 pct in Q2, on track for 4 pct growth this year

S. Korea's economy grows 0.7 pct in Q2,...

Seoul (South Korea), July 27: South Korea's economy grew at a solid pace in the second quarter and is on...

New virus cases in 1,300s for 2nd day; virus fight dogged by delta variant, vacationers

New virus cases in 1,300s for 2nd day;...

Seoul (South Korea), July 27: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 1,300s for the second straight day...

N. Korea says restoration of cross-border hotline will play positive role in improving relations

N. Korea says restoration of cross-border hotline will...

Seoul (South Korea), July 27: North Korea said Tuesday that the restoration of inter-Korean communication lines will play a positive...

UNESCO adds four natural, three cultural sites to World Heritage List

UNESCO adds four natural, three cultural sites to...

Paris (France), July 27: Four natural sites and three cultural sites were added to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and...

UN disappointed over Houthi remarks on oil tanker Safer repair

UN disappointed over Houthi remarks on oil tanker...

United Nations, July 27: The United Nations is disappointed by Houthi rebels' comments on the derelict tanker Safer carrying 1.1...

Russian PM visits disputed island amid Japan's opposition

Russian PM visits disputed island amid Japan's opposition

Moscow (Russia), July 27: Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin visited the disputed island of Iturup, known as Etorofu in Japanese,...

Japanese gov't drops appeal against "black rain" ruling, offers support for victims

Japanese gov't drops appeal against "black rain" ruling,...

Tokyo (Japan), July 27: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said Monday the Japanese government has decided to give up on...

Egyptian president, Jordanian FM discuss regional issues, cooperation

Egyptian president, Jordanian FM discuss regional issues, cooperation

Cairo (Egypt), July 27: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and Jordanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Ayman al-Safadi discussed on Monday regional...

Newly appointed Lebanese PM vows to form cabinet quickly

Newly appointed Lebanese PM vows to form cabinet...

Beirut (Lebanon), July 27: Newly appointed Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati vowed on Monday to quickly form a cabinet capable...

U.S. to end combat mission in Iraq by end of year

U.S. to end combat mission in Iraq by...

Washington (US), July 27: President Joe Biden said on Monday that U.S. forces in Iraq will end the combat mission...

Tunisia president extends curfew hours

Tunisia president extends curfew hours

Tunis (Tunisia), July 27: Tunisian President Kais Saied extended the hours of night curfew across the country from 7:00 p.m....

Arab League chief, Tunisian FM discuss developments in Tunisia

Arab League chief, Tunisian FM discuss developments in...

Cairo (Egypt), July 27: Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit and Tunisian Foreign Minister Othman Jerandi discussed on Monday the...

Biden to Meet With Intelligence Representatives on Tuesday, White House Says

Biden to Meet With Intelligence Representatives on Tuesday,...

Washington (US), July 26: US President Joe Biden will meet with representatives of the intelligence community on Tuesday, July 27,...

Chilean ministers meet with Sinovac executives over potential vaccine production site

Chilean ministers meet with Sinovac executives over potential...

Santiago (Chile), July 26: Chilean government ministers have met with executives from Chinese company Sinovac in the northern region of...

Brazil reports 476 more COVID-19 deaths

Brazil reports 476 more COVID-19 deaths

Sao Paulo (Brazil), July 26: Brazil has registered 476 more COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its national...

Egypt hosts training to boost space cooperation among African countries

Egypt hosts training to boost space cooperation among...

Cairo (Egypt), July 26: The Egyptian Space Agency (EgSA) started on Sunday a space technology training course for 17 engineers...

Political parties urge U.S. to shut down hazardous biological labs: media

Political parties urge U.S. to shut down hazardous...

Kiev (Ukraine ), July 26: At least 32 political parties worldwide have signed a petition calling for the closure of...

Biden Says 'Remains to Be Seen' Whether 'Dreamers' Could Get Citizenship

Biden Says 'Remains to Be Seen' Whether 'Dreamers'...

Washington (US), July 26: US President Joe Biden does not exclude that steps will be taken by the Democrats to...

Cultural sites in China, India, Iran, Spain inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List

Cultural sites in China, India, Iran, Spain inscribed...

Paris (France), July 26: Four sites in China, India, Iran and Spain have been inscribed on the World Heritage...

(Olympics) S. Korean broadcaster under fire for inappropriate images at Tokyo Olympics

(Olympics) S. Korean broadcaster under fire for inappropriate...

Seoul (South Korea), July 26: South Korean broadcaster MBC has been under fire for using some "inappropriate" images and comments...

New cases spiking outside Seoul, toughened distancing extended

New cases spiking outside Seoul, toughened distancing extended

Seoul (South Korea), July 26: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell below 1,400 Monday due to fewer tests over...

Tunisian president sacks PM, freezes parliament

Tunisian president sacks PM, freezes parliament

Tunis (Tunisia), July 26: Tunisian President Kais Saied announced on Sunday evening that he has removed Hichem Mechichi from the...