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Japanese PM uninjured after explosion at Wakayama speech, suspect arrested

Japanese PM uninjured after explosion at Wakayama speech,...

Tokyo [Japan], April 15: Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Saturday was evacuated unscathed after an object that appeared to...

Cambodia breaks its own Guinness World Record for largest Madison dance

Cambodia breaks its own Guinness World Record for...

Phnom Penh [Cambodia], April 15: Cambodia on Saturday broke its own Guinness World Record for the largest Madison dance involving...

People enjoy 1st Lao New Year celebration after years of COVID-19

People enjoy 1st Lao New Year celebration after...

Vientiane [Laos], April 15: People enjoyed Lao New Year celebration activities across the country in 2023, after events were canceled...

Moscow complains about delay in visas for Russian UN delegation

Moscow complains about delay in visas for Russian...

Washington [US], April 15:Russia has criticized delays in issuing US visas to Moscow's United Nations delegation led by Foreign Minister...

Putin signs electronic military draft system into law

Putin signs electronic military draft system into law

Moscow [Russia], April 15:Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a bill to create a digital draft system, greatly facilitating...

Airman suspected of leaking secret US documents hit with federal charges

Airman suspected of leaking secret US documents hit...

Washington [US], April 15: A 21-year-old member of the U.S. Air National Guard accused of leaking top secret military intelligence...

Macron cleared to raise French retirement age, protesters vow to fight on

Macron cleared to raise French retirement age, protesters...

Paris [France], April 15: French President Emmanuel Macron's flagship pension reform will enter into force swiftly, officials said after it...

U.S. Supreme Court's Alito temporarily blocks abortion pill curbs

U.S. Supreme Court's Alito temporarily blocks abortion pill...

Washington [US], April 15: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito temporarily halted lower court rulings that set limits on access...

U.S. imposes sanctions on Chinese companies in action over fentanyl

U.S. imposes sanctions on Chinese companies in action...

Washington [US], April 15: Washington imposed sanctions on two entities based in China, accusing them supplying precursor chemicals to drug...

Eight dead in Sloviansk strike as Ukrainians said to pull back in Bakhmut

Eight dead in Sloviansk strike as Ukrainians said...

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 15: A Russian missile strike killed eight people in eastern Ukraine as a British assessment said Ukrainian...

Florida to allow death penalty

Florida to allow death penalty

Washington [US], April 15: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is expected to sign a bill on Friday allowing juries to recommend...

Presight AI signs MoU with Senegalese Ministry of Communication, Telecommunications and Digital Economy

Presight AI signs MoU with Senegalese Ministry of...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 15: Presight AI (ADX: PRESIGHT), a G42 company, and the Ministry of Communication, Telecommunications and Digital...

Emirates Food Security Council discusses the 2023 action plan, latest global agricultural developments

Emirates Food Security Council discusses the 2023 action...

Dubai [UAE], April 15: During its first meeting for 2023, the Emirates Food Security Council (EFSC) discussed the action plan...

New Zealand's new programs support young people in getting jobs

New Zealand's new programs support young people in...

Wellington [New Zealand], April 14: The New Zealand government has been working to help steer young people into training and...

UN envoy urges armed groups in Colombia to engage in peace talks

UN envoy urges armed groups in Colombia to...

United Nations, April 14: The top UN envoy for Colombia, Carlos Ruiz Massieu, on Thursday called on armed groups in...

Sunak: Stopping boats is 'complicated & will not happen overnight'

Sunak: Stopping boats is 'complicated & will not...

London [UK], April 14: British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has admitted his plans to stop boats crossing the Channel "won't...

Biden hails US-Irish relationship in historic address

Biden hails US-Irish relationship in historic address

Dublin [Ireland], April 14: US President Joe Biden declared he was home as he made a historic address to a...

Berlin allows Poland to send fighter jets to Ukraine

Berlin allows Poland to send fighter jets to...

Berlin [Germany], April 14: The German government approved within hours a Polish request on Thursday to deliver five Soviet-designed MiG-29...

Moscow complains about delay in visas for Russian UN delegation

Moscow complains about delay in visas for Russian...

Washington [US], April 14: Russia has criticized delays in issuing US visas to Moscow's United Nations delegation led by Foreign...

Qatar, Bahrain end feud

Qatar, Bahrain end feud

Doha [Qatar], April 14: Qatar and Bahrain announced late Wednesday that they had agreed to end a long-running diplomatic feud...

N Korea likely fired 'new type of missile'

N Korea likely fired 'new type of missile'

Seoul [South Korea], April 14: North Korea likely fired a "new type" of ballistic missile on Thursday that may have...

Mideast nations re-establish ties

Mideast nations re-establish ties

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], April 14: Saudi Arabia hosted landmark delegations from Iran and Syria on Wednesday as Gulf countries prepare...

Biden administration to ask Supreme Court to stop abortion pill curbs

Biden administration to ask Supreme Court to stop...

Washington [US], April 14: U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland said the Justice Department will ask the Supreme Court to intervene...

Indiana industrial fire nearly extinguished but smoke still poses danger

Indiana industrial fire nearly extinguished but smoke still...

Indiana [US], April 14: A raging industrial fire in eastern Indiana is expected to be almost entirely extinguished by Thursday...

FBI arrests 21-year-old National Guardsman for 'criminal' US intelligence leaks

FBI arrests 21-year-old National Guardsman for 'criminal' US...

Washington [US], April 14: The FBI on Thursday arrested Jack Douglas Teixeira, a 21-year-old member of the U.S. Air National...

Hours before Blinken visit, US condemns Vietnam's jailing of activist

Hours before Blinken visit, US condemns Vietnam's jailing...

Washington [US], April 14: Hours ahead of a visit to Hanoi by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, the United...

AED 245.5 bn saving deposits in UAE banks by end of January 2023

AED 245.5 bn saving deposits in UAE banks...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 14: Saving deposits in the UAE banking system, excluding interbank deposits, increased to AED245.537 billion by...