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U.S. Texas governor blames White House for border crisis

U.S. Texas governor blames White House for border...

Moscow (Russia), January 15: Governor of the U.S. State of Texas Greg Abbott has criticized the White House for causing...

Japan should maintain stable relations with China: Japanese media

Japan should maintain stable relations with China: Japanese...

Tokyo (Japan), January 13: As a neighboringcountry with close relations with China, Japan should not blindly cooperate with the U.S.-led...

S. Korea expected to relax restrictions on private gatherings next week

S. Korea expected to relax restrictions on private...

Seoul (South Korea), January 14: South Korea is expected to temporarily ease restrictions on private gatherings starting next week...

N. Korea warns of 'stronger' reaction after U.S. imposes new sanctions

N. Korea warns of 'stronger' reaction after U.S....

Seoul (South Korea), January 14: North Korea warned Friday it will have to take "stronger and certain reaction" after the...

Daily infections over 4,000 for 3rd day; imported cases hit fresh high

Daily infections over 4,000 for 3rd day; imported...

Seoul (South Korea), January 14: South Korea's daily coronavirus cases stayed above 4,000 for the third consecutive day and imported...

Arab League chief demands immediate release of Houthis-seized UAE vessel, crew

Arab League chief demands immediate release of Houthis-seized...

Cairo (Eygpt), January 14: Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit on Thursday called for the "immediate release" of a United Arab...

Filibuster showdown in U.S. Senate looms large as House passes voting rights package

Filibuster showdown in U.S. Senate looms large as...

Washington (US), January 14: The U.S. House on Thursday passed a package containing two pieces of voting rights legislation that...

India's Adani in pact with S.Korea's POSCO to invest new steel mill

India's Adani in pact with S.Korea's POSCO to...

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 14: India's Adani group has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with South Korea's POSCO...

8 member states lose right to vote at UN due to unpaid dues

8 member states lose right to vote at...

United Nations, January 13: Iran and Venezuela are among the eight countries whose rights to vote at the United...

Turkey eases COVID-19 test and quarantine requirements, reports record cases

Turkey eases COVID-19 test and quarantine requirements, reports...

Ankara (Turkey), January 13: Turkey said on Wednesday that it has decided to further ease its COVID-19 quarantine restrictions and...

UK PM apologizes for attending Downing Street garden party during lockdown

UK PM apologizes for attending Downing Street garden...

London (UK), January 13: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson apologized on Wednesday for attending a Downing Street garden party during...

Hungary's gov't caps staple food prices

Hungary's gov't caps staple food prices

Budapest (Hungary), Janaury 13: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has announced a price cap on basic foods, in order to...

Greece strengthens protection, integration of unaccompanied refugee minors

Greece strengthens protection, integration of unaccompanied refugee minors

Athens (Greece), Janaury 13: Greek officials presented on Wednesday a series of action plans aimed to enhance the protection and...

U.S. House Jan. 6 committee seeks cooperation from top House Republican

U.S. House Jan. 6 committee seeks cooperation from...

Washington (US), January 13: The U.S. House panel investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot on Wednesday asked House Minority Leader...

N. Korea says it has succeeded in final test-firing of hypersonic missile

N. Korea says it has succeeded in final...

Seoul (South Korea), January 12: North Korea said Wednesday it has successfully conducted the "final" test-firing of a new hypersonic...

Ukrainian leader seeks fresh Normandy talks to end Donbas conflict

Ukrainian leader seeks fresh Normandy talks to end...

Kiev (Ukraine), Janaury 12: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said that Kiev is willing to restart the negotiations in the Normandy...

/Algeria offers mediation role to end Mali-ECOWAS crisis

/Algeria offers mediation role to end Mali-ECOWAS crisis

Algiers [Algeria ], January 12: Algeria on Tuesday warned of the consequences of the emerging crisis between Mali and the...

UN releases 1.9 bln USD to aid 10.9 mln people in Sudan

UN releases 1.9 bln USD to aid 10.9...

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) released on Tuesday a...

U.S. crude oil inventories down: API

U.S. crude oil inventories down: API

Houston (US), January 12: The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported a decrease of 1.077 million barrels of crude...

Update: Powell says U.S. Fed could start to shrink balance sheet later this year

Update: Powell says U.S. Fed could start to...

Washington (US), January 12: U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said on Tuesday that the central bank could start to...

Biden reaffirms support for changing Senate filibuster to pass voting rights bills

Biden reaffirms support for changing Senate filibuster to...

Washington (US), January 12: U.S. President Joe Biden in a speech Tuesday in Atlanta, Georgia, said he supports changing the...

Hyundai Engineering wins U.S. plant deal to build micro modular nuclear reactors

Hyundai Engineering wins U.S. plant deal to build...

Seoul (South Korea), January 11: Hyundai Engineering Co., a plant engineering affiliate of Hyundai Motor Group, said Tuesday it has...

Apple to allow alternative payment system for 1st time in S. Korea

Apple to allow alternative payment system for 1st...

Seoul (South Korea), January 11: Apple will allow alternative payment systems in South Korea in compliance with a new local...

N. Korea fires apparent ballistic missile toward East Sea: JCS

N. Korea fires apparent ballistic missile toward East...

Seoul (South Korea), January 11: North Korea fired a suspected ballistic missile toward the East Sea on Tuesday, South...

U.S.-Russia security talks end without diplomatic breakthrough

U.S.-Russia security talks end without diplomatic breakthrough

Geneva (Switzerland), January 11: A new round of security talks between the United States and Russia concluded Monday evening in...

Berkeley professor Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas appointed as IMF chief economist

Berkeley professor Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas appointed as IMF chief...

Washington (US), January 11: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Monday announced her intention to...

Mexico's president once again tests positive for COVID-19

Mexico's president once again tests positive for COVID-19

Mexico City (Mexico), January 11: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday said he has tested positive for...