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UAE firmly believes in empowering youth to achieve excellence: Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed

UAE firmly believes in empowering youth to achieve...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], August 12: Marking International Youth Day on 12th August, the Arab Youth Centre (ATC) has renewed its...

Iran, South Africa hold joint economic commission meeting after 3-year hiatus

Iran, South Africa hold joint economic commission meeting...

Tehran [Iran], August 11:Iran and South Africa on Thursday convened the 15th session of the Joint Commission of Economic Cooperation...

5.9-magnitude quake jolts Japan's Aomori: JMA

5.9-magnitude quake jolts Japan's Aomori: JMA

Tokyo [Japan], August 11:An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 struck parts of Japan's Aomori prefecture in the northern...

Australia's outgoing RBA governor warns ongoing threat of inflation

Australia's outgoing RBA governor warns ongoing threat of...

Sydney [Australia], August 11:Australian outgoing Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe warned against the ongoing threat of inflation despite signs that...

Over 4 million displaced in Sudan, UN says

Over 4 million displaced in Sudan, UN says

New York [US], August 11: More than four million people have been displaced since fighting began in Sudan nearly four...

Six Turkish soldiers killed in northern Iraq clashes

Six Turkish soldiers killed in northern Iraq clashes

Istanbul [Turkey],August 11:At least six Turkish soldiers were killed in clashes with fighters of the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)...

Minister slams TikTok-inspired raid in London

Minister slams TikTok-inspired raid in London

London [UK], August 11: UK Home Secretary SuellaBraverman has called for those who took part in a suspected TikTok-inspired raid...

Floods bring southern Norway to a standstill

Floods bring southern Norway to a standstill

Oslo [Norway], August 11:Emergency services were struggling to get a handle

Killing of anti-corruption president hopeful inflames Ecuador crisis

Killing of anti-corruption president hopeful inflames Ecuador crisis

Quito [Ecuador], August 11: Ecuador plunged deeper into crisis after an anti-corruption presidential candidate was assassinated on Wednesday evening, less...

Biden signs decree to protect sensitive technology

Biden signs decree to protect sensitive technology

Washington [US], August 11: US President Joe Biden on Wednesday issued an executive order to regulate certain investments from the...

Iraq's extreme temperatures a 'wake-up call'

Iraq's extreme temperatures a 'wake-up call'

Baghdad [Iraq], August 11:Iraq's rising temperatures and protracted drought are a "wake-up call" for the world, United Nations human rights...

Hawaii wildfires raze resort city on Maui island

Hawaii wildfires raze resort city on Maui island

Washington [US], August 11: A wildfire that swept through the resort town of Lahaina on Hawaii's Maui island has killed...

North Korea's Kim dismisses top general

North Korea's Kim dismisses top general

Pyongyang [North Korea], August 11: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un replaced the military's top general and called for more...

Ukraine orders evacuation of parts of north-east

Ukraine orders evacuation of parts of north-east

Kyiv [Ukraine], August 11: Ukraine has ordered the mandatory evacuation of all civilians from 37 settlements in the northeast as...

Yandex founder slams Russia's 'barbaric' war in Ukraine

Yandex founder slams Russia's 'barbaric' war in Ukraine

Moscow [Russia], August 11:ArkadyVolozh, a co-founder of Russia's technology giant Yandex, has described Moscow's full-scale invasion of Ukraine as "barbaric".

Iran releases US dual nationals into house arrest, lawyer says

Iran releases US dual nationals into house arrest,...

Tehran [Iran], August 11: Iran has released five US-Iranian dual nationals into house arrest, US officials say.

Abdullah bin Zayed, Armenian counterpart discuss bilateral relations

Abdullah bin Zayed, Armenian counterpart discuss bilateral relations

Abu Dhabi [UAE],August 11: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs, discussed over the phone with...

Bangladesh's dengue death toll passes 350, with 101 new deaths in August

Bangladesh's dengue death toll passes 350, with 101...

Dhaka [Bangladesh],August 10:Bangladesh reported 12 dengue deaths on Wednesday, down from 13 a day earlier, bringing the total number of...

5.9-magnitude earthquake jolts off eastern Indonesia

5.9-magnitude earthquake jolts off eastern Indonesia

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 10: A 5.9-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's eastern province of Maluku on Thursday, the country's meteorology, climatology and...

Ukraine opens border crossing with Russia for refugee return

Ukraine opens border crossing with Russia for refugee...

Kyiv [Ukraine], August 10: Ukraine has opened a border crossing with Russia that was closed since the war began so...

At least 56 injured in blast on factory premises near Moscow

At least 56 injured in blast on factory...

Moscow [Russia], August 10:The injury toll in a violent explosion that rocked a pyrotechnics warehouse in the town of SergiyevPosad,...

Amazon summit fails to set concrete targets to stop deforestation

Amazon summit fails to set concrete targets to...

Rio de Janeiro [Brazil], August 10:The eight nations that share the Amazon basin have come under fire for a joint...

Migrant shipwreck off Italy leaves 41 dead

Migrant shipwreck off Italy leaves 41 dead

Rome [Italy], August 10: At least 41 people are dead after a boat accident involving migrants in the Mediterranean Sea,...

11 killed in France holiday home blaze

11 killed in France holiday home blaze

Paris [France], August 10: Eleven people were killed in eastern France on Wednesday when a fire tore through a holiday...

Saudi embassy resumes work in Iran after 7 years

Saudi embassy resumes work in Iran after 7...

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], August 10:Saudi Arabia's embassy in Tehran has resumed operations, state media in Iran reported Wednesday, following a...

Norwegian river dam partly collapses

Norwegian river dam partly collapses

Oslo [Norway], August 10: A dam on a Norwegian river partly collapsed, sending water gushing through a gaping hole in...

US obtained search warrant for Trump's Twitter

US obtained search warrant for Trump's Twitter

Washington [US], August 9: The U.S. special counsel investigating Donald Trump obtained a search warrant for the former president's Twitter...