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2 killed in firing at labor camp in SW Pakistan

2 killed in firing at labor camp in...

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 19: At least two laborers were killed and several others injured when unknown gunmen opened fire at...

Egyptian, Bahraini leaders vow to maximize bilateral coordination

Egyptian, Bahraini leaders vow to maximize bilateral coordination

Cairo [Egypt], June 19: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi met with visiting Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa in Egypt's...

Iranian fighter jet crashes, no one killed: army

Iranian fighter jet crashes, no one killed: army

Tehran [Iran], June 19: An F-14 fighter jet crashed on Saturday in Iran's central Isfahan province with the pilots safely...

Russia to temporarily suspend gas supply via Turkish Stream pipeline

Russia to temporarily suspend gas supply via Turkish...

Moscow [Russia], June 19: Russian gas giant Gazprom announced Saturday that it will stop gas delivery via both strings of...

American Ledecky wins women's 400m freestyle at Budapest worlds

American Ledecky wins women's 400m freestyle at Budapest...

Budapest [Hungary], June 19: American Katie Ledecky won the women's 400m freestyle in 3:58.15 in the World Swimming Championships to...

Contemporary art show Documenta kicks off in Germany's Kassel

Contemporary art show Documenta kicks off in Germany's...

Frankfurt [Germany], June 19: One of the world's most recognized contemporary art shows Documenta kicked off on Saturday in the...

U.S. risks worsening crisis with wrong China containment policy: SCMP

U.S. risks worsening crisis with wrong China containment...

Hong Kong, June 19: The United States appears to be strengthening its long-standing geostrategic endeavours against China, and it risks...

Rare vulture population in Cambodia slightly up: official

Rare vulture population in Cambodia slightly up: official

Phnom Penh [Cambodia], June 19: The population of critically endangered vultures in Cambodia has seen a slight increase, raising hope...

Soldier, terrorist killed in combat in NW Pakistan

Soldier, terrorist killed in combat in NW Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 19: A soldier and a terrorist were killed in combat between security forces and terrorists in the...

Pakistan advocates global framework against hate speech

Pakistan advocates global framework against hate speech

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 19: Pakistan has been advocating for an international framework against hate speech and supporting a balanced approach...

Lebanon's caretaker PM calls for quick appointment of new gov't head

Lebanon's caretaker PM calls for quick appointment of...

Beirut [Lebanon], June 18: Lebanese caretaker Prime Minister NajibMikati on Friday called on all political parties to expedite the selection...

Turkey detains 19 suspected of financing IS

Turkey detains 19 suspected of financing IS

Istanbul [Turkey], June 18: The Turkish police on Friday detained 19 people suspected of financing the Islamic State (IS) militant...

Heatwave continues to fuel wildfires in Spain

Heatwave continues to fuel wildfires in Spain

Madrid [Spain], June 18: An early summer heatwave continues to fuel a series of wildfires in northern Spain Friday as...

Zelensky, Johnson meet on defense, security issues

Zelensky, Johnson meet on defense, security issues

Kiev [Ukraine], June 18: Ukrainian President VolodymyrZelensky met with visiting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday to discuss defense...

Italian-designed lunar module eyes 2026 takeoff

Italian-designed lunar module eyes 2026 takeoff

Rome [Italy], June 18: An Italian-designed lunar module could become operational on the moon as early as 2026, the head...

Italy's coronavirus infection rate climbs after weeks of decline

Italy's coronavirus infection rate climbs after weeks of...

Rome [Italy], June 18: Italy's coronavirus infection rate has been climbing for two weeks in a row after a period...

China Day event held at Philadelphia flower show

China Day event held at Philadelphia flower show

Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) [US], June 18: A China Day event was held Friday in Philadelphia, the largest city in the U.S....

U.S. stocks close mixed ahead of holiday weekend

U.S. stocks close mixed ahead of holiday weekend

New York [US], June 18: U.S. stocks ended mixed on Friday as investors repositioned themselves ahead of a long holiday...

Child labor common in U.S.: Telesur

Child labor common in U.S.: Telesur

Mexico City [Mexico], June 18: Child labor is common in the United States, even in the high-risk agricultural sector, exposed...

Rapid yen weakening negative for Japan's economy: BOJ governor

Rapid yen weakening negative for Japan's economy: BOJ...

Tokyo [Japan], June 18: Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Friday warned again that the Japanese yen's recent...

Singapore reports 4,085 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 4,085 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, June 18: Singapore reported 4,085 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total tally to 1,360,780.

Sri Lankan government workers to work from home for two weeks

Sri Lankan government workers to work from home...

Colombo [Sri Lanka], June 18: The Sri Lankan government on Friday announced that public sector employees will work from home...

Myanmar reports 7 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 7 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], June 18: Myanmar confirmed seven new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total tally to...

27 trafficked Cambodian antiquities repatriated from U.S.

27 trafficked Cambodian antiquities repatriated from U.S.

Phnom Penh [Cambodia], June 18: Twenty-seven trafficked Cambodian antiquities have been repatriated to the southeast Asian country from the United...

Uzbekistan makes first cargo transit from Pakistan through Afghanistan

Uzbekistan makes first cargo transit from Pakistan through...

Tashkent [Uzbekistan], June 18: Uzbekistan has made the first safe cargo transit from Pakistani port via Afghanistan in a week-long...

Japanese gov't urges BOJ to help curb yen's plunge ahead of policy meeting

Japanese gov't urges BOJ to help curb yen's...

Tokyo (Japan), June 16: The Japanese government on Wednesday heaped pressure on the Bank of Japan (BOJ) to help address...

S. Korea to closely monitor market after Fed's aggressive monetary tightening

S. Korea to closely monitor market after Fed's...

Seoul (South Korea), June 16: South Korea will keep close tabs on the financial market following the Federal Reserve's overnight...