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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...

Pelosi aide, White House official test positive for coronavirus

Pelosi aide, White House official test positive for...

Washington (US), July 21: A senior aide to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a White House official, both fully...

U.S., Germany make progress on Nord Stream 2 issue

U.S., Germany make progress on Nord Stream 2...

Washington (US), July 21: The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday that Washington and Berlin had made progress on the...

Merkel wants payments for disaster relief in Germany within a few days

Merkel wants payments for disaster relief in Germany...

Berlin (Germany), July 21: During a visit to the flood-hit city of Bad Muenstereifel in North Rhine-Westphalia on Tuesday, German...

UK reports another 46,558 coronavirus cases

UK reports another 46,558 coronavirus cases

London (UK), July 21: Britain has reported another 46,558 coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour period, bringing the total number...

EU to create anti-money laundering authority to crack down on financial crime

EU to create anti-money laundering authority to crack...

Brussels (Belgium), July 21: The European Commission on Tuesday proposed the creation of an anti-money laundering authority to clamp down...

England lifts all COVID-19 restrictions amid rapidly rising cases

England lifts all COVID-19 restrictions amid rapidly rising...

London (UK), July 20: England has lifted almost all its remaining COVID-19 restrictions on Monday, according to its roadmap out...

Proud Boys Leader Pleads Guilty to Burning Black Lives Matter Flag, Justice Dept. Says

Proud Boys Leader Pleads Guilty to Burning Black...

Washington (US), July 20: The leader of the right-wing Proud Boys group pleaded guilty to burning a Black Lives Matter...

Moon calls for thorough preparations for changing trade conditions

Moon calls for thorough preparations for changing trade...

Seoul (South Korea), July 20: President Moon Jae-in stressed the urgency Tuesday of taking government-private measures to respond to changes...

New daily cases over 1,200 for 2nd day, spreading delta variant worrisome

New daily cases over 1,200 for 2nd day,...

Seoul (South Korea), July 20: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 1,200s for the second consecutive day...

The Americas account for a quarter of global COVID-19 cases, 40 pct of deaths: WHO

The Americas account for a quarter of global...

Geneva (Switzerland), July 20: While the continents of North, Central and South Americas only saw a small increase in cases...

WMO chief warns of rising extreme weather events, natural disasters

WMO chief warns of rising extreme weather events,...

Geneva (Switzerland), July 20: Extreme weather events and natural disasters will continue to increase, the head of the World Meteorological...

UN chief welcomes Afghan gov't-Taliban agreement to speed up talks

UN chief welcomes Afghan gov't-Taliban agreement to speed...

United Nations, July 20: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday welcomed the agreement by the Afghan government and the Taliban...