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G20 calls on IMF to prepare for new SDR allocation, agrees to extend debt relief through 2021

G20 calls on IMF to prepare for new...

Washington (US), April 8: Finance officials from the Group of 20 (G20) major economies on Wednesday called on the International...

Biden voices support to Jordan's king, affirming two-state solution

Biden voices support to Jordan's king, affirming two-state...

Washington (US), April 8: President Joe Biden on Wednesday spoke with Jordan's King Abdullah II to voice U.S. support for...

N. Korea's decision to skip Olympics consistent with its COVID-19 response: Price

N. Korea's decision to skip Olympics consistent with...

Washington (US), April 7: North Korea's decision to skip the Summer Olympics appears to be in line with its strong...

Renewable energy access key to climate adaptation in Africa, says UN chief

Renewable energy access key to climate adaptation in...

United Nations, April 7: Support for climate adaptation in Africa is crucial, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday...

Usha Rao-Monari assumes role as UNDP associate administrator

Usha Rao-Monari assumes role as UNDP associate administrator

United Nations, April 7: Usha Rao-Monari of India officially assumed her role Tuesday as undersecretary-general and associate administrator of the...

Argentina registers 9,955 new COVID-19 cases

Argentina registers 9,955 new COVID-19 cases

Buenos Aires (Argentina), April 4: Argentina registered 9,955 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the national tally to 2,393,492, according...

Brazil registers 1,240 new deaths from COVID-19

Brazil registers 1,240 new deaths from COVID-19

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), April 5: registered on Sunday 1,240 more deaths from COVID-19 and 31,359 new cases, with...

Colombian president announces new restrictive measures to slow spread of COVID-19

Colombian president announces new restrictive measures to slow...

Bogota (Colombia), April 5: Colombian President Ivan Duque announced on Sunday new restrictive measures for several Colombian cities where the...

George Floyd case underscores thorny issue of U.S. police reform

George Floyd case underscores thorny issue of U.S....

Washington (US), April 5: The ongoing murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin who last year killed unarmed black...

Brazil surpasses 330,000 COVID-19 deaths

Brazil surpasses 330,000 COVID-19 deaths

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), April 4: Deaths from COVID-19 in Brazil surpassed 330,000 on Saturday after 1,987 new fatalities registered,...

Argentine president infected with COVID-19

Argentine president infected with COVID-19

Buenos Aires (Argentina), April 4: Argentine President Alberto Fernandez received the confirmation on Saturday afternoon that he got infected with...

UN Security Council condemns attack on peacekeepers in Mali

UN Security Council condemns attack on peacekeepers in...

United Nations, April 6: The Security Council on Saturday condemned Friday's attack against a camp of UN peacekeepers in Aguelhok,...

UN chief welcomes revocation of U.S. sanctions against ICC officials

UN chief welcomes revocation of U.S. sanctions against...

United Nations, April 4: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday welcomed the revocation by the United States of former President...

Kalou, Botafogo agree to terminate contract

Kalou, Botafogo agree to terminate contract

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Apr 3: Former Chelsea forward Salomon Kalou parted ways with Botafogo on Friday, less than halfway...

UN chief calls for efforts to create favorable working conditions for people with autism

UN chief calls for efforts to create favorable...

New York (USA) Apr 3: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for efforts to create favorable working conditions...

NYS COVID-19 hospitalizations down to 4,540, positivity rate 3.02 pct: governor

NYS COVID-19 hospitalizations down to 4,540, positivity rate...

New York (USA) Apr 3: The COVID-19 hospitalizations in New York State dropped to 4,540 on Thursday, compared with 4,604...

Brazil records 91,097 new COVID-19 cases

Brazil records 91,097 new COVID-19 cases

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 2: Brazil recorded 91,097 new COVID-19 infections and 3,769 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking...

Pentagon Urges Turkish Defense Chief Not to Retain Russian S-400 Systems

Pentagon Urges Turkish Defense Chief Not to Retain...

Washington (US), April 2: US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin in his phone conversation with Turkish Minister of National Defense Hulusi...

Half of Yemenis face crisis levels of food insecurity by June: UN

Half of Yemenis face crisis levels of food...

United Nations, April 2: Half of Yemen's population faces crisis levels of food insecurity by June, the UN Office for...

EU agrees to mediate in Cuba-U.S. relations: media

EU agrees to mediate in Cuba-U.S. relations: media

Havana (Cuba), April 2: The European Union (EU) has agreed to mediate in Cuba-U.S. relations, the Cuban News Agency (ACN)...

U.S. welcomes EU-led meeting between Iran, world powers

U.S. welcomes EU-led meeting between Iran, world powers

Washington (US), April 2: U.S. Department of State said on Thursday that it welcomes the EU-led virtual meeting of the...

Bihar's Darbhanga Airport to be expanded: Hardeep Singh Puri

Bihar's Darbhanga Airport to be expanded: Hardeep Singh...

New Delhi [India], March 26 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said that the Darbhanga Airport...

Delhi Police's e-Beat Book system: Step towards smart ground-level policing

Delhi Police's e-Beat Book system: Step towards smart...

New Delhi [India], March 31 (ANI): In an attempt to make ground-level policing smarter Delhi Police has adopted the e-Beat...

Haridwar Kumbh 2021: NMCG develops infrastructure to stop sewage water flowing into Ganga

Haridwar Kumbh 2021: NMCG develops infrastructure to stop...

Haridwar (Uttarakhand) [India], April 1 (ANI): An ancient city located on the banks of River Ganga, Haridwar is expanding rapidly....

Russia Considers Cuba Key Partner in Latin American Region, Deputy PM Says

Russia Considers Cuba Key Partner in Latin American...

Havana (Cuba), April 1: Russia regards Cuba as its key partner in the Latin American region, Russian Deputy Prime Minister...

Mozambique violence leads to massive displacement: UN

Mozambique violence leads to massive displacement: UN

United Nations, April 1: The escalation of violence in Cabo Delgado province in Mozambique continues to drive massive displacement, following...

Brazil grants Janssen COVID-19 vaccine emergency approval

Brazil grants Janssen COVID-19 vaccine emergency approval

Brasilia (Brazil), April 1: Brazil's health regulatory agency Anvisa on Wednesday approved the emergency use of a vaccine against the...