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Nigerian police investigate suspected church abduction in SW state

Nigerian police investigate suspected church abduction in SW...

Lagos [Nigeria], July 4: An investigation is underway into a case of suspected abduction of 77 people by church pastors...

Israel's interim PM Lapid holds 1st cabinet meeting

Israel's interim PM Lapid holds 1st cabinet meeting

Jerusalem [Israel], July 4: Israel's interim Prime Minister Yair Lapid on Sunday pledged to run a functional government despite...

Israeli archaeologists reassemble 3,500-year-old huge jars

Israeli archaeologists reassemble 3,500-year-old huge jars

Jerusalem [Israel], July 4: Israeli researchers have reassembled three ancient pottery jars that dated to about 3,500 years ago, the...

Time, venue of new round of nuclear talks being finalized: Iranian negotiator

Time, venue of new round of nuclear talks...

Tehran [Iran], June 4: Iran's chief nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani said Sunday that the time and venue of a...

Jordan reveals cause of Aqaba port gas leakage

Jordan reveals cause of Aqaba port gas leakage

Amman [Jordan], July 4: An investigation showed the main cause of the gas leak incident in Aqaba port was the...

Glacier collapse kills at least five in Italy: media

Glacier collapse kills at least five in Italy:...

Rome [Italy], July 4: A huge block of ice has collapsed from the Marmolada mountain in Italy, leaving at least...

Active COVID-19 infections in Italy surpass 1 million

Active COVID-19 infections in Italy surpass 1 million

Rome [Italy], July 4: The number of active cases of coronavirus surpassed 1 million in Italy on Sunday, the result...

3 killed, 3 critically injured in Copenhagen shopping mall shooting - Police

3 killed, 3 critically injured in Copenhagen shopping...

Copenhagen [Denmark], July 4: Three people were killed and several others injured, three of them critically, in a shooting at...

Extreme drought conditions persist in California

Extreme drought conditions persist in California

Fernley (Nevada) [US], July 4: The latest data released by the U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) showed that California remained mired...

Vietnam reports 512 new COVID-19 cases

Vietnam reports 512 new COVID-19 cases

Hanoi [Vietnam], July 4: Vietnam recorded 512 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, down by 218 from Saturday, according to its...

Narcotics smuggling attempt foiled at Pakistani airport, 3 arrested

Narcotics smuggling attempt foiled at Pakistani airport, 3...

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 4: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) of Pakistan foiled an attempt to smuggle narcotics and arrested three people...

Singapore reports 6,127 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 6,127 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, July 4: Singapore reported 6,127 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total tally to 1,467,234.

Philippines logs 1,323 new COVID-19 cases

Philippines logs 1,323 new COVID-19 cases

Manila [Philippines], July 4: The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,323 new COVID-19 infections on Sunday, the highest...

1 injured in firing on polio eradication team in NW Pakistan

1 injured in firing on polio eradication team...

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 4: A health worker of a polio eradication team was critically injured in a firing by unknown...

Australia's Sydney faces emergency wet weather, flood warnings

Australia's Sydney faces emergency wet weather, flood warnings

Sydney [Australia], July 4: Heavy rainfall across Australia's southeast coast since Saturday last week has once again inundated Sydney and...

FM reiterates Yoon's participation in NATO summit does not target China

FM reiterates Yoon's participation in NATO summit does...

Seoul (South Korea), July 3: Foreign Minister Park Jin on Saturday reiterated the government's earlier explanation that President Yoon Suk-yeol's...

Cuba starts summer break amid decline of COVID-19 cases

Cuba starts summer break amid decline of COVID-19...

HAVANA, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Cuba officially started the 2022 summer break season from Saturday as the continuing decline of...

Israel says downs 3 Hezbollah drones flying to gas field

Israel says downs 3 Hezbollah drones flying to...

Jerusalem (Israel), July 3: The Israeli military said it shot down on Saturday three Hezbollah drones flying toward one of...

In 1st speech, Israeli interim PM warns Iran, extends hands to Palestinians

In 1st speech, Israeli interim PM warns Iran,...

Jerusalem (Israel), July 3: In his first televised speech as Israeli interim prime minister, YairLapid on Saturday reached out to...

Malaysia reports 2,527 new COVID-19 infections

Malaysia reports 2,527 new COVID-19 infections

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), June 3: Malaysia reported 2,527 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight Saturday, bringing the national total to...

New York passes new law after U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gun-carrying in public

New York passes new law after U.S. Supreme...

New York [US], July 3: New York State Governor Kathy Hochul on Friday signed into law a bill restricting concealed...

S. Korea's new COVID-19 cases stay over 10,000 for 2nd day amid resurgence woes

S. Korea's new COVID-19 cases stay over 10,000...

Seoul (South Korea), July 3: South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed above 10,000 for the second consecutive day Sunday as...

Umbrella union stages massive rallies in Seoul amid scorching heat

Umbrella union stages massive rallies in Seoul amid...

Seoul (South Korea), July 3: The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU), a major umbrella labor group, on Saturday staged...

N. Korea lashes out at closer security ties among S. Korea, U.S., Japan

N. Korea lashes out at closer security ties...

Seoul (South Korea), July 3: North Korea lambasted South Korea, the United States and Japan on Sunday for their move...

Syrian president accuses Turkey of aggression as Iran attempts to ease tension

Syrian president accuses Turkey of aggression as Iran...

Damascus (Syria), July 3: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday accused the Turkish leadership of committing aggression against Syria, even...

Nigerian president welcomes berthing of first ship at new deep seaport

Nigerian president welcomes berthing of first ship at...

Abuja (Nigeria), July 3: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday welcomed the successful berthing of the first ship at the...

Afghan official thanks China for aid to quake-affected families

Afghan official thanks China for aid to quake-affected...

Barmal (Afghanistan), July 3: MawlawiMansoor, head of Natural Disaster Management Authority of Afghanistan's eastern Paktika province, on Saturday thanked China...