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Roundup: Panic buying prolongs fuel shortages in southeastern U.S.

Roundup: Panic buying prolongs fuel shortages in southeastern...

Washington (US), May 14: Fuel shortages caused by the shutdown of a major pipeline over a ransomware attack last week...

News analysis: EU predicts strong economic growth, but the forecast is not without potential pitfalls

News analysis: EU predicts strong economic growth, but...

Rome (Italy), May 14: The European Commission on Wednesday predicted an aggressive rebound for the economies of the 27-nation bloc,...

U.S. Fed needs to see "several more months of data" before considering policy shift: official

U.S. Fed needs to see "several more months...

Washington (US), May 14: The U.S. Federal Reserve needs to see "several more months of data" before considering changes to...

US Army Surpasses 1Mln COVID-19 Vaccination Milestone for Soldiers, Families

US Army Surpasses 1Mln COVID-19 Vaccination Milestone for...

Washington (US), May 13: More than 1 million coronavirus vaccines have been given to soldiers, family members and Defense Department...

Abbas Tells Blinken About Need to End Israel's Aggression Against Palestinians - Report

Abbas Tells Blinken About Need to End Israel's...

Moscow (Russia), May 13: Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, in a phone conversation with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, stressed...

New cases rebound to over 700 amid little progress in vaccinations

New cases rebound to over 700 amid little...

Seoul (South Korea), May 13: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rebounded to over 700 Thursday as the country's vaccination...

U.S. intel chief Haines visits DMZ amid policy coordination efforts on N. Korea

U.S. intel chief Haines visits DMZ amid policy...

Seoul (South Korea), May 13: U.S. Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines visited the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two...

Biden Signs Executive Order Improving Cybersecurity After Recent Hackings

Biden Signs Executive Order Improving Cybersecurity After Recent...

Washington (US), May 13: President Joe Biden has signed an executive order that is expected to improve cybersecurity and incident...

EU launches zero pollution action plan

EU launches zero pollution action plan

Brussels (Belgium), May 13: The European Commission on Wednesday unveiled an action plan to reduce pollution to levels that are...

Australia to acquire 25 million doses of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine

Australia to acquire 25 million doses of Moderna's...

Canberra (Australia), May 13: The Australian government has struck a deal with Moderna for 25 million doses of its mRNA...

Germany lifts quarantine requirement for COVID-vaccinated travelers

Germany lifts quarantine requirement for COVID-vaccinated travelers

Berlin (Germany), May 13: The German government eased entry restrictions for travelers on Wednesday, allowing people who have been fully...

U.S. main fuel pipeline restarts operations after six-day shutdown

U.S. main fuel pipeline restarts operations after six-day...

Houston (US), May 13: The operator of a main U.S. fuel pipeline that was forced to shut down for six...

Biden expects Israeli-Palestinian clashes to end soon, urging for restoring calm

Biden expects Israeli-Palestinian clashes to end soon, urging...

Washington (US), May 13: U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday expected the ongoing clashes between Israelis and Palestinians would be...

Feature: Iranian nurse braves difficulties, dangers imposed by COVID-19, U.S. sanctions

Feature: Iranian nurse braves difficulties, dangers imposed by...

Tehran (Iran), May 13: Despite having been pregnant for three months, Maliha Gharib Shah still worked on the frontline against...

Lavrov, Blinken discuss upcoming Russia-U.S. summit over phone

Lavrov, Blinken discuss upcoming Russia-U.S. summit over phone

Moscow (Russia), May 13: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov talked about cooperation within the Arctic Council and Washington's Russia-U.S. summit...

Nepal reports record high one-day COVID-19 death toll, new infections

Nepal reports record high one-day COVID-19 death toll,...

Kathmandu (Nepal), May 12: Nepal on Tuesday reported over 200 deaths from COVID-19 for the first time, and the dire...

US Senator Calls on Israel, Palestinian Leaders to Discourage Violence in East Jerusalem

US Senator Calls on Israel, Palestinian Leaders to...

Washington (US), May 12: US Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Menendez in a statement called on Israeli and Palestinian military...

US Withdrawal From Afghanistan Must Be Seen as Transition, Not Closure, Senator Says

US Withdrawal From Afghanistan Must Be Seen as...

Washington (US), May 12: The United States must view its withdrawal from Afghanistan not as closure, but as a transition,...

N. Korea says U.S. offer to explain outcome of policy review 'well received'

N. Korea says U.S. offer to explain outcome...

Washington (US), May 12: North Korea is said to have acknowledged a recent U.S. offer to explain the outcome of...

New cases back above 600 amid spreading variants

New cases back above 600 amid spreading variants

Seoul (South Korea), May 12: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rose back above 600 on Wednesday, with health authorities...

Russia expels Romanian military diplomat in retaliation

Russia expels Romanian military diplomat in retaliation

Moscow (Russia), May 12: The Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that it is expelling an assistant defense attache at the...

U.S. east coast to rely on petroleum inventories before main pipeline operation resumes: EIA

U.S. east coast to rely on petroleum inventories...

Houston (US), May 12: Petroleum distribution terminals in the U.S. east coast will rely on inventories and alternative supplies until...

Egypt's president approves plan to expand Suez Canal's southern stretch

Egypt's president approves plan to expand Suez Canal's...

Cairo (Eygpt), May 12: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday approved the Suez Canal Authority (SCA)'s plan to expand and...

U.S. calls for de-escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes

U.S. calls for de-escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes

Washington (US), May 12: The United States on Tuesday continued to call for de-escalation of the deadly clashes between Israelis...

Mirae Asset No. 1 in civil complaints among securities companies. 'SK Bioscience's MTS problem'

Mirae Asset No. 1 in civil complaints among...

Seoul [South Korea], May 11 (ANI/Global Economic): This year, Mirae Asset Securities showed the largest number of complaints among securities...

Blinken urges de-escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes

Blinken urges de-escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes

Washington (US), May11: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday urged all sides to de-escalate in Israeli-Palestinian clashes while...

Chilean president urges public to vote in upcoming elections for constitutional assembly

Chilean president urges public to vote in upcoming...

Santiago (Chile), May 11: Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on Monday urged the public to vote in upcoming elections in which...