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U.S. crude oil inventories down last week: API

U.S. crude oil inventories down last week: API

Houston (US), May 5: The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported a sharp decrease of 7.7 million barrels of...

450 refugees rescued in Italy, including 180 children: UNHCR

450 refugees rescued in Italy, including 180 children:...

Geneva (Switzerland), May 5: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced Tuesday that 450 refugees were rescued and...

Philippine FDA approves Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Philippine FDA approves Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency...

Manila (Philippines), May 5: The Philippines' Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the emergency use authorization for Moderna's vaccine...

Biden says he hopes to meet Putin during Europe trip in June

Biden says he hopes to meet Putin during...

Washington (US), May 5: U.S. President Joe Biden said Tuesday that he expects to hold a meeting with Russian President...

Biden raises ceiling for refugees to U.S. amid COVID-19 pandemic, Myanmar unrest

Biden raises ceiling for refugees to U.S. amid...

Washington (US), May 4: U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday signed an executive order to sharply increase the number of...

European Commission recommends easing restrictions on travel to EU

European Commission recommends easing restrictions on travel to...

Brussels (Belgium), May 4: The European Commission on Monday called on the member states of the European Union (EU) to...

Turkey's COVID-19 patients applying to be hospitalized down by half: minister

Turkey's COVID-19 patients applying to be hospitalized down...

Istanbul (Turkey), May 4: The number of COVID-19 patients who have applied to be hospitalized in the last two weeks...

Biden administration raises refugee admission ceiling to 62,500

Biden administration raises refugee admission ceiling to 62,500

Washington (US), May 4: The Biden administration on Monday raised the annual ceiling for new refugees allowed into the United...

UN mourns death of Chadian president Deby

UN mourns death of Chadian president Deby

United Nations, May 4: The United Nations General Assembly on Monday held a plenary meeting to mourn the death of...

U.S. Senate minority leader foresees zero Senate Republican support to Biden's mega spending package

U.S. Senate minority leader foresees zero Senate Republican...

Washington (US), May 4: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Monday that no Senate Republicans would support the...

Blinken urges N. Korea to engage, saying U.S. seeks practical progress

Blinken urges N. Korea to engage, saying U.S....

Washington (US), May 4: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged North Korea on Monday to return to the negotiating...

Over 40 foreigners found infected with COVID-19 in Gangneung's preemptive testing

Over 40 foreigners found infected with COVID-19 in...

Gangneung (South Korea), May 4: More than 40 foreign migrant workers in the east coast city of Gangneung tested positive...

Hyundai Avante, selected as "2021 Car of the Year" by Canadian AutoGuide

Hyundai Avante, selected as "2021 Car of the...

Seoul [South Korea], May 3 (ANI/Global Economic): Hyundai Motor Company Avante (local name Elantra) was awarded "2021 Car of the...

Argentina's COVID-19 cases top 3 million

Argentina's COVID-19 cases top 3 million

Buenos Aires (Argentina), May 3: Argentina reported 11,394 new COVID-19 cases and 156 new deaths over the past 24 hours,...

Biden Wishes Blessed Easter to Orthodox Christians

Biden Wishes Blessed Easter to Orthodox Christians

Washington (US), May 3: US President Joe Biden has extended his wishes to Orthodox Christians who observed Easter on Sunday.

Blinken Says Troop Pullout From Afghanistan 'Doesn't Mean We're Leaving'

Blinken Says Troop Pullout From Afghanistan 'Doesn't Mean...

Washington (US), May 3: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says there will still be US presence in Afghanistan after...

Top diplomats of S. Korea, U.S. to hold bilateral talks at G7 session in London

Top diplomats of S. Korea, U.S. to hold...

Seoul (South Korea), May 3: The top diplomats of South Korea and the United States are set to hold bilateral...

Majority of S. Koreans support taxing gains from cryptocurrencies: poll

Majority of S. Koreans support taxing gains from...

Seoul (South Korea), May 3: More than half of South Koreans support taxing capital gains from the trading of cryptocurrencies,...

U.S. policy not aimed at hostility, but reducing tension with N. Korea: Sullivan

U.S. policy not aimed at hostility, but reducing...

Washington (US), May 3: The U.S. policy toward North Korea is not aimed at hostility but reducing tension, the top...

New cases back to 400s on fewer tests amid low vaccine supply

New cases back to 400s on fewer tests...

Seoul (South Korea), ,May 3: South Korea's daily new virus cases fell back to the 400s on Monday as fewer...

Colombian president announces withdrawal of tax reform plan

Colombian president announces withdrawal of tax reform plan

Bogota (Colombia), May 3: Colombian President Ivan Duque said on Sunday that he has asked Congress to withdraw the tax...

Nepali gov't decides to suspend flights with India, South Africa, Brazil

Nepali gov't decides to suspend flights with India,...

Kathmandu (Nepal), May 3: The Nepali government Sunday decided to suspend domestic flights fully and international flights with India, South...

COVID-19 variants make up majority of Canada's new cases

COVID-19 variants make up majority of Canada's new...

Ottawa (Canada), May 3: Canada reported 7,145 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, bringing the cumulative total to 1,234,181 cases, including...

UK mulls scrapping quarantine for COVID contacts with daily testing

UK mulls scrapping quarantine for COVID contacts with...

London (UK), May 3: Daily lateral flow tests could be used as a way to prevent home-isolation for those who...

UK records another 1,907 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

UK records another 1,907 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

London (UK), May 2: Another 1,907 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

New U.S. policy seeks 'practical' diplomacy with N.K. for complete denuclearization: Psaki

New U.S. policy seeks 'practical' diplomacy with N.K....

Washington (US), May 2: The United States will not seek a "grand bargain" in denuclearization negotiations with North Korea but...

LG Group launches new holding firm LX Holdings

LG Group launches new holding firm LX Holdings

Seoul (South Kore), May 2: South Korean conglomerate LG Group has launched its new holding firm with about 8 trillion...