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Maui fire lawsuit blames landowners for wild grass growth

Maui fire lawsuit blames landowners for wild grass...

Hawaii [US], September 21: The father of a woman who died in the Hawaii wildfires last month has launched a...

'Stop the war' and Zelenskiy need not speak

'Stop the war' and Zelenskiy need not speak

New York [US], September 21: It was to be Ukrainian President VolodomyrZelenskiy's first in- person appearance at a U.N. Security...

US Fed leaves rates unchanged

US Fed leaves rates unchanged

Washington [US], September 21: The US Federal Reserve unanimously voted today to hold its overnight interest rates unchanged at 5.25...

Led by His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, the UAE delegation continues its meetings during the second day of high-level week of the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

Led by His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed,...

New York [US], September 21: On the second day of the high-level week of the 78th Session of the...

Germany bans neo-Nazi group Hammerskins

Germany bans neo-Nazi group Hammerskins

Berlin [Germany], September 20: Germany has banned the right-wing extremist group Hammerskins, the Ministry of the Interior (BMI) announced on...

Spate of gang killings across Sweden sparks gov't crisis meeting

Spate of gang killings across Sweden sparks gov't...

Stockholm [Sweden], September 20: The Swedish government called a crisis meeting on Tuesday due to an escalation of gang violence...

Finnish gov't reveals 2024 budget with focus on economic challenges

Finnish gov't reveals 2024 budget with focus on...

Helsinki [Finland], September 20: The Finnish government completed its 2024 budget talks on Tuesday, raising the budget deficit amid multiple...

NASA's Curiosity rover reaches new location preserving Mars' watery past

NASA's Curiosity rover reaches new location preserving Mars'...

Los Angeles [US], September 20: NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has reached a ridge on Mars, which preserved an intriguing record...

Gold rises slightly ahead of Fed's interest rate decision

Gold rises slightly ahead of Fed's interest rate...

Chicago [US], September 20: Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose slightly on Tuesday...

Laos reports 1st monkeypox case

Laos reports 1st monkeypox case

Vientiane [Laos], September 20: The Lao Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of monkeypox in the country, urging...

Latvia closes border crossing with Belarus over illegal arrivals

Latvia closes border crossing with Belarus over illegal...

Riga [Latvia], September 20: Latvia is temporarily closing one of its two border crossings with neighbouring Belarus in response to...

One killed, 46 injured in bus crash in Austria

One killed, 46 injured in bus crash in...

Vienna [Austria], September 20: A woman has been killed and 46 others were injured in a bus accident in southern...

Kuwait strongly denounces Khor Abdullah ruling

Kuwait strongly denounces Khor Abdullah ruling

New York [US], September 20: Kuwait's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Salem Al-Abdullah Al-Sabah denounced in the strongest terms a...

Third Global Trade and Supply Chain Summit kicks off in Dubai

Third Global Trade and Supply Chain Summit kicks...

Dubai [UAE], September 20: The third Global Trade and Supply Chain Summit, organised by The Economist Impact, kicked off today...

UAE expresses solidarity with Greece, offers condolences over rescue team victims in Libya

UAE expresses solidarity with Greece, offers condolences over...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 20: The UAE has expressed its sincere condolences and solidarity with Greece over the rescue team...

Noura Al Kaabi receives copy of credentials of Qatar Ambassador to UAE

Noura Al Kaabi receives copy of credentials of...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 20: Noura Al Kaabi, Minister of State, today received a copy of the credential of Dr....

Meetings attended by the UAE's delegation during the first day of high-level week on the sidelines of the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

Meetings attended by the UAE's delegation during the...

New York [US], September 20: H. H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with Edi...

Climate crisis needs critical attention: US President

Climate crisis needs critical attention: US President

New York [US], September 20: United States President Joseph Biden said on Tuesday the climate crisis needs critical attention, pointing...

Former student charged over alleged campus stabbing in Australian capital

Former student charged over alleged campus stabbing in...

Canberra [Australia], September 19: A 24-year-old man has been charged over an alleged stabbing at the Australian National University (ANU)...

Australia's Sydney faces 1st total fire ban in 3 years amid spring heatwaves

Australia's Sydney faces 1st total fire ban in...

Sydney [Australia], September 19: Australia's Sydney on Tuesday faced its first total fire ban in almost three years since November...

At least 5 injured in Japan's Tokyo construction site accident

At least 5 injured in Japan's Tokyo construction...

Tokyo [Japan], September 19: Steel beams fell at a construction site in downtown Tokyo on Tuesday, injuring at least five...

Italy adopts tougher migration rules

Italy adopts tougher migration rules

Rome [Italy], September 19: In the face of a rush of migrants coming onto Lampedusa, doubling the population of the...

24 killed as bus falls into ravine in Peru

24 killed as bus falls into ravine in...

Lima [Peru], September 19: At least 24 people have been killed and 21 injured in a coach crash in Peru.

UN chief calls for reopening of girls' schools in Afghanistan

UN chief calls for reopening of girls' schools...

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 19: Marking the second anniversary of the ban on girls' education in Afghanistan, United Nations Secretary-General AntonioGuterres...

Taiwan records 103 Chinese jets around its shores, marking a new high

Taiwan records 103 Chinese jets around its shores,...

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19: Taiwan has registered 103 Chinese military aircraft in its airspace in 24 hours, the country's Defence...

UNESCO lists ruins as Palestinian heritage site, sparking Israeli ire

UNESCO lists ruins as Palestinian heritage site, sparking...

Tel Aviv [Israel], September 19: The UN cultural organization UNESCO recognized ruins near the ancient city of Jericho as a...

PM meets UN chief, affirms Kuwait support

PM meets UN chief, affirms Kuwait support

New York [US], September 19: Representative of HH the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, HH the Prime Minister...