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Lebanon's monkeypox cases reach 4

Lebanon's monkeypox cases reach 4

Beirut [Lebanon], July 23: Lebanon's Health Ministry on Friday announced that it has so far detected four cases of monkeypox...

Turkey detains 10 IS suspects in Istanbul

Turkey detains 10 IS suspects in Istanbul

Istanbul [Turkey], July 23: Turkish law enforcement agents in Istanbul have detained 10 individuals suspected of being active members of...

France refuses to reinstate unvaccinated health workers

France refuses to reinstate unvaccinated health workers

Paris [France], July 23: Citing the advice of the country's National Authority for Health (HAS), the French government refused on...

Portugal registers lowest cereal production in decade: statistics

Portugal registers lowest cereal production in decade: statistics

Lisbon [Portugal], July 23: Portugal produced a total of 189,200 tonnes of cereals in the 2020/2021 agricultural season, the lowest...

Zelensky: Grain exports deal fully meets Ukraine's interests

Zelensky: Grain exports deal fully meets Ukraine's interests

Kiev [Ukraine], July 23: The agreement on grain exports separately signed by Russia and Ukraine in Istanbul, Türkiye, fully meets...

Portugal registers fewer infections, deaths from COVID-19

Portugal registers fewer infections, deaths from COVID-19

Lisbon [Portugal], July 23:Portugal recorded 35,945 COVID-19 infections between July 12 and 18, down by 35 percent from the previous...

Biden condemns attack on U.S. congressman running for governor of New York

Biden condemns attack on U.S. congressman running for...

Washington [US], July 23: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the attack on U.S. Congressman Lee Zeldin who's running...

3 killed in state park in U.S. Iowa, suspected gunman also dead

3 killed in state park in U.S. Iowa,...

Washington [US], July 23: Three people were killed in a shooting at a state park in eastern Iowa on Friday...

Gold rises on weaker U.S. dollar

Gold rises on weaker U.S. dollar

Chicago [US], July 23: Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Friday as...

Oil prices drop as demand worries prevail

Oil prices drop as demand worries prevail

New York [US], July 23: Oil prices fell on Friday as traders continue to fret over the outlook for demand.

White House announces 270-mln-USD security assistance to Ukraine

White House announces 270-mln-USD security assistance to Ukraine

Washington [US], July 23: The White House announced Friday that the United States will provide Ukraine with an additional package...

Canada confirms 681 cases of monkeypox

Canada confirms 681 cases of monkeypox

Ottawa [Canada], July 23: The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) on Friday updated the number of confirmed cases of...

Canada confirms over 30,000 new COVID-19 cases in one week

Canada confirms over 30,000 new COVID-19 cases in...

Ottawa [Canada], July 23: The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) on Friday confirmed 31,390 new COVID-19 cases for the...

Universal Studios Hollywood unveils new attraction to tourists

Universal Studios Hollywood unveils new attraction to tourists

Los Angeles [US], July 23: Universal Studios Hollywood, in the western U.S. state of California, unveiled a new attraction on...

No treaty superior to Mexico's sovereignty, says FM

No treaty superior to Mexico's sovereignty, says FM

Mexico City [Mexico], July 23: No treaty can take precedence over Mexico's sovereignty and self-determination, Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said...

Afghanistan's Kunduz opens special ward for increasing cholera cases

Afghanistan's Kunduz opens special ward for increasing cholera...

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 23:The public health authorities of Afghanistan's northern province of Kunduz opened a special ward in a civil...

Philippines logs 3,389 new COVID-19 cases, 15 more deaths

Philippines logs 3,389 new COVID-19 cases, 15 more...

Manila [Philippines], July 23: The Philippines reported 3,389 new COVID-19 infections on Friday, bringing the number of confirmed cases in...

Indonesia mulls rollout of 4th dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Indonesia mulls rollout of 4th dose of COVID-19...

Jakarta [Indonesia], July 23: Indonesia was mulling the rollout of the fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccines as the pandemic is...

Malaysia Happiness Index at happy level with a score of 6.48 in 2021

Malaysia Happiness Index at happy level with a...

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], July 23: The performance of the Malaysia Happiness Index (MHI) score in 2021 was at a happy...

Garuda Indonesia to increase flight frequency after averting bankruptcy

Garuda Indonesia to increase flight frequency after averting...

Jakarta [Indonesia], July 23: Just one month after being declared free from bankruptcy, Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Indonesia announced Friday...

Pakistani rupee hits record low against U.S. dollar amid economic challenges

Pakistani rupee hits record low against U.S. dollar...

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 23: Breaking all the previous records amid economic challenges, the Pakistani rupee fell to a new low...

Hamza Shahbaz wins election to become chief minister of Pakistan's Punjab province

Hamza Shahbaz wins election to become chief minister...

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 23: Hamza Shahbaz from the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Friday won the election in the provincial...

4 killed in IS attack in E. Iraq

4 killed in IS attack in E. Iraq

Baghdad [Iraq], July 22: Three brothers and one of their relatives were killed on Thursday in an attack by Islamic...

Syria's air defenses respond to fresh Israeli attack

Syria's air defenses respond to fresh Israeli attack

Damascus [Syria], July 22: The Syrian air defenses responded to an Israeli missile strike on the Syrian capital of Damascus...

Poland greenlights 4th dose of COVID-19 vaccine amid case surge

Poland greenlights 4th dose of COVID-19 vaccine amid...

Warsaw [Poland], July 22: Poland will offer a fourth coronavirus vaccine dose to people aged 60-79 and those over 12...

China-built Peljesac Bridge to open for traffic on July 26

China-built Peljesac Bridge to open for traffic on...

Zagreb [Croatia], July 22: The Croatian government announced on Thursday that the Peljesac Bridge, a key infrastructure project in Croatia,...

Nokia's Q2 profit up 5 pct, better than expected

Nokia's Q2 profit up 5 pct, better than...

Helsinki [Finland], July 22: Finnish company Nokia's results in the second quarter (Q2) this year were better than market expectations,...