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EU adopts 8th package of sanctions against Russia

EU adopts 8th package of sanctions against Russia

Brussels [Belgium], October 7: The European Union (EU) on Thursday adopted a new package of sanctions aimed at stepping up...

Greece calls for more cooperation against smugglers

Greece calls for more cooperation against smugglers

Athens [Greece],October 7: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday called for better cooperation to eradicate smuggling networks, after 18...

Ukrainian president, IAEA chief meet on situation at Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

Ukrainian president, IAEA chief meet on situation at...

Kiev [Ukraine],October 7:Ukrainian President VolodymyrZelensky on Thursday met with visiting International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Rafael Grossi to...

Inflation in Belarus soars to over 13 pct in first 8 months this year

Inflation in Belarus soars to over 13 pct...

Minsk [Belarus], October 7: Inflation in Belarus amounted to 13.8 percent for the first eight months this year and will...

U.S. imposes sanctions on Iranian leaders over role in suppressing domestic protests

U.S. imposes sanctions on Iranian leaders over role...

Washington [US], October 7:The U.S. Department of the Treasury on Thursday announced sanctions against Iranian leaders over their role in...

2 dead, 6 injured in stabbing attack in Las Vegas: police

2 dead, 6 injured in stabbing attack in...

Los Angeles [US], October 7: Two people died and six others were injured in a stabbing in front of the...

Biden pardons federal convictions for simple possession of marijuana

Biden pardons federal convictions for simple possession of...

Washington [US], October 7: U.S. President Joe Biden announced on Thursday that he's pardoning all prior federal offenses of simple...

U.S. Philadelphia apologizes for experiments on African American inmates

U.S. Philadelphia apologizes for experiments on African American...

Washington [US], October 7: The U.S. city of Philadelphia issued a formal apology on Thursday for experiments conducted on African...

SpaceX spacecraft with four astronauts docks to ISS

SpaceX spacecraft with four astronauts docks to ISS

Los Angeles [US], October 7: SpaceX Dragon spacecraft with four astronauts on board arrived at the International Space Station (ISS)...

Washington-based think tank PIIE projects mild U.S. recession in 2023

Washington-based think tank PIIE projects mild U.S. recession...

Washington [US], October 7:U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) in 2022 is on track to be 1.7 percent above its 2021...

U.S. forces kill IS leaders in Syria

U.S. forces kill IS leaders in Syria

Washington [US], October 7: U.S. forces have killed three senior leaders of the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in twin...

Singapore reports 6,208 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 6,208 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, October 7: Singapore reported 6,208 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total tally to 1,936,270.

Myanmar reports 350 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 350 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], October 7: Myanmar has confirmed 350 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the tally to 625,497, the country's Ministry...

Japanese panda painting exhibition held in Tokyo

Japanese panda painting exhibition held in Tokyo

Tokyo [Japan], October 7: A Japanese panda painting exhibition was held Thursday in Tokyo, as China and Japan celebrate the...

Belarus hosts exhibition of light industry goods

Belarus hosts exhibition of light industry goods

Minsk [Belarus], October 6: BelTexIndustry-2022, the largest exhibition of light industry goods in Belarus, opened at the BelExpo national exhibition...

STMicroelectronics to invest 730 mln euros in new plant in Sicily

STMicroelectronics to invest 730 mln euros in new...

Rome [Italy], October 6:Electronic semiconductor maker STMicroelectronics plans to invest 730 million euros (721 million U.S. dollars) in a new...

Germany criticizes U.S. for charging high gas prices

Germany criticizes U.S. for charging high gas prices

Berlin [Germany], October 6: Germany's Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action Robert Habeck on Wednesday criticized the "excessive" gas...

Malta spends over 1.6 bln euros on COVID support measures

Malta spends over 1.6 bln euros on COVID...

Valletta [Malta], October 6:Malta has spent more than 1.6 billion euros (1.58 billion U.S. dollars) on support measures since the...

Most trains cancelled in Belgium due to rail strike

Most trains cancelled in Belgium due to rail...

Brussels [Belgium], October 6: Train services were severely disrupted in Belgium on Wednesday, after rail unions staged a 24-hour strike...

Czech Republic, Qatar eye cooperation on economy, energy

Czech Republic, Qatar eye cooperation on economy, energy

Prague [Czech Republic], October 6: The Czech Republic and Qatar signed on Wednesday an agreement on economic cooperation and, pending...

Boat with migrants sinks in southern Greece

Boat with migrants sinks in southern Greece

Athens [Greece],October 6: A boat carrying refugees and migrants crashed onto rocks off the island of Kythira in southern Greece...

Zelensky, Stoltenberg discuss Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic integration

Zelensky, Stoltenberg discuss Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic integration

Kiev [Ukraine],October 6:Ukrainian President VolodymyrZelensky said on Wednesday he held a phone conversation with Secretary-General of the North Atlantic Treaty...

Trump asks U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in FBI raid case

Trump asks U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in...

Washington [US], October 6: Former U.S. President Donald Trump has requested that the Supreme Court get involved in his conflict...

NASA, SpaceX launch crewed mission to ISS

NASA, SpaceX launch crewed mission to ISS

Los Angeles [US], October 6:The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and SpaceX launched the agency's Crew-5 mission to...

Canada confirms 1,406 monkeypox cases

Canada confirms 1,406 monkeypox cases

Ottawa [Canada], October 6: Canada has confirmed 1,406 cases of monkeypox, including 38 hospitalisations, the Public Health Agency of Canada...

U.S. services sector expands slower in September amid cooling economy

U.S. services sector expands slower in September amid...

Washington [US], October 6: The U.S. services sector posted slower growth in September than the previous month amid cooling economic...

U.S. stocks fall modestly after big back-to-back gains

U.S. stocks fall modestly after big back-to-back gains

New York [US], October 6: U.S. stocks fell modestly on Wednesday after two days of pronounced gains.