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Russia says Nord Stream 2 pipeline to start operation despite U.S. pressure

Russia says Nord Stream 2 pipeline to start...

Moscow (Russia), July 23: The Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline will soon become operational despite Washington's attempt to politicize...

UK reports another 39,906 coronavirus cases

UK reports another 39,906 coronavirus cases

London (UK), July 23: Britain has reported another 39,906 coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour period, bringing the total number...

World Bank approves 100 mln USD for healthcare services in Somalia

World Bank approves 100 mln USD for healthcare...

Mogadishu (Somalia), July 23: The World Bank said Thursday it has approved a total of 100 million U.S. dollars to...

Africa's COVID-19 3rd wave at crossroads: WHO official

Africa's COVID-19 3rd wave at crossroads: WHO official

Brazzaville (Congo), July 23: Africa's third wave of COVID-19 pandemic is at a crossroads, a World Health Organization (WHO) official...

Argentina confirms 14,632 new daily COVID-19 cases, 438 deaths

Argentina confirms 14,632 new daily COVID-19 cases, 438...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), July 22: Argentina recorded on Wednesday 14,632 new COVID-19 infections and 438 more deaths in one day,...

Biden Says He First Felt Like World Leader When Sitting Across From Putin

Biden Says He First Felt Like World Leader...

Washington (US), July 22: US President Joe Biden said he first felt like the leader of the free world when...

UN chief appoints 25 members to UN Tax Committee

UN chief appoints 25 members to UN Tax...

United Nations, July 22: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday appointed 25 tax experts from around the world to serve...

New cases break record for 2nd day; toughest curbs likely to be extended

New cases break record for 2nd day; toughest...

Seoul (South Korea), July 22: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases hit a fresh high of over 1,800 on Thursday...

UN chief calls for innovative thinking to tackle "perfect storm" in Caribbean

UN chief calls for innovative thinking to tackle...

United Nations, July 22: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for innovative thinking to tackle the "perfect storm" in...

UN General Assembly president calls for efforts to strive for justice, equality

UN General Assembly president calls for efforts to...

United Nations, July 22: UN General Assembly President Volkan Bozkir on Wednesday called for efforts to strive for justice and...

S. African president welcomes COVID-19 collaboration for benefit of Africa

S. African president welcomes COVID-19 collaboration for benefit...

Johannesburg (South Africa), July 22: South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday welcomed the collaboration between South Africa's Biovac...

Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases surge to record high since February

Ireland's daily COVID-19 cases surge to record high...

Dublin (Ireland), July 22: Ireland's daily cases of COVID-19 surged to a record high since Feburary of this year, according...

U.S. reports over 4 mln child COVID-19 cases, weekly growth surges again

U.S. reports over 4 mln child COVID-19 cases,...

Washington (US), July 22: Over 4 million children in the United States have tested positive for COVID-19 since the onset...

Biden to host Ukrainian president on Aug. 30: White House

Biden to host Ukrainian president on Aug. 30:...

Washington (US), July 22: U.S. President Joe Biden will host Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the White House on Aug....

UK reports another 44,104 coronavirus cases

UK reports another 44,104 coronavirus cases

London (UK), July 22: Britain has reported another 44,104 coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour period, bringing the total number...

Russia launches its largest space module to ISS

Russia launches its largest space module to ISS

Moscow (Russia), July 22: The Russian multifunctional Nauka (Science) module was successfully launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to...

Liverpool mayor says UNESCO decision "extremely disappointing"

Liverpool mayor says UNESCO decision "extremely disappointing"

Liverpool [Britain], July 22: The decision of UNESCO's World Heritage Committee to delete Liverpool from the list of World Heritage...

Portugal signs 141-mln-euro investment contracts

Portugal signs 141-mln-euro investment contracts

Lisbon (Portugal), July 21: Portugal signed on Tuesday four investment contracts with private companies that will contribute 141 million euros...

Moon reprimands officials for problems in vaccine reservation system: Cheong Wa Dae

Moon reprimands officials for problems in vaccine reservation...

Seoul (South Korea), July 21: President Moon Jae-in has reprimanded his Cheong Wa Dae aides over reports of errors in...

Biden Announces Presidential Delegation to Tokyo Olympics, Names First Lady as Leader

Biden Announces Presidential Delegation to Tokyo Olympics, Names...

Washington (US), July 21: US President Joe Biden revealed First Lady Jill Biden will lead the presidential delegation to the...

U.S. COVID-19 cases, deaths surge again amid growing Delta variant threat, vaccination stagnation

U.S. COVID-19 cases, deaths surge again amid growing...

Washington (US), July 21: COVID-19 cases and deaths are surging again in the United States as the highly transmissible Delta...

Israeli Envoy to UN Asks US States to Act Against Ben & Jerry's Decision to End Sales

Israeli Envoy to UN Asks US States to...

United Nations, July 21: Israeli Permanent Representative to the United Nations Gilad Erdan announced he had sent a letter to...

Tokyo Organizing Committee Reports Ten New COVID-19 Cases in Olympic Village

Tokyo Organizing Committee Reports Ten New COVID-19 Cases...

Tokyo (Japan), July 21: Another 10 people involved in the Summer Olympics in Japan, including an athlete, have tested positive...

U.S. highlights cooperation between S. Korea, Japan to denuclearize N. Korea

U.S. highlights cooperation between S. Korea, Japan to...

Washington (US), July 21: U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman stressed the importance of cooperation between the United States,...

Top court confirms opinion rigging conviction of President Moon's ally

Top court confirms opinion rigging conviction of President...

Seoul (South Korea), July 21: The top court upheld the opinion rigging conviction of South Gyeongsang Province Gov. Kim Kyoung-soo,...

New daily cases set another record amid rise of delta variant

New daily cases set another record amid rise...

Seoul (South Korea), July 21: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases hit a fresh high of over 1,700 on Wednesday...

White House sees more breakthrough COVID-19 cases among staff

White House sees more breakthrough COVID-19 cases among...

Washington (US), July 21: A fully vaccinated White House official tested positive for COVID-19 but was found to have had...