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Argentine health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Argentine health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Buenos Aires (Argentina), February 27: Argentine Health Minister Carla Vizzotti on Friday said she had tested positive for COVID-19 and...

Biden warns Iran to "be careful" after U.S. airstrikes

Biden warns Iran to "be careful" after U.S....

Washington (US), February 27: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday warned Iran to "be careful" when asked what message he...

UN Security Council demands COVID-19 vaccine ceasefires

UN Security Council demands COVID-19 vaccine ceasefires

United Nations, February 27: The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously passed a resolution calling on all member states to...

S. Korea investigating new suspected case of bird flu, caseload now at 102

S. Korea investigating new suspected case of bird...

Seoul (South Korea), February 27: South Korea's agricultural ministry said Saturday it is investigating yet another suspected case of highly...

S. Korean parliament passes resolution condemning military coup in Myanmar

S. Korean parliament passes resolution condemning military coup...

Seoul (South Korea), February 27: The National Assembly of South Korea has passed a parliamentary resolution denouncing the recent military...

About 18,500 Koreans get COVID-19 vaccines on vaccination Day 1

About 18,500 Koreans get COVID-19 vaccines on vaccination...

Seoul (South Korea), February 27: About 18,500 people received a vaccination for COVID-19 in South Korea on the launch day...

Turkey's president says coup attempt in Armenia unacceptable

Turkey's president says coup attempt in Armenia unacceptable

Istanbul (Turkey), February 27: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described on Friday the attempted military takeover in Armenia as "unacceptable,"...

Canada will Review US Khashoggi report, wants full Saudi inquiry into murder

Canada will Review US Khashoggi report, wants full...

Toronto (Canada), February 27: Canada will review the US intelligence report on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the...

Russian Embassy in Canada denounces Ottawa's attempts to question status of Crimea

Russian Embassy in Canada denounces Ottawa's attempts to...

Toronto (Canada), February 27: The Russian Embassy in Canada denounced as "clear interference" in Russia's internal affairs the refusal by...

Xi pledges continuous support for Colombia's COVID-19 fight

Xi pledges continuous support for Colombia's COVID-19 fight

Beijing (China) Feb 26: Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday that China stands ready to continue to provide as much...

California tops 50,000 COVID-19 deaths

California tops 50,000 COVID-19 deaths

California (USA) Feb 26: The California authority reported Thursday that the United States' most populous state had 50,991 deaths from...

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as new variant detected in New York

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as...

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: Nearly 2,000 infection cases of coronavirus variants have been reported in the United States, according...

China to conduct 40-plus space launches in 2021: report

China to conduct 40-plus space launches in 2021:...

Beijing (China) Feb 26: China is expected to conduct more than 40 space launches in 2021, according to a report...

Xi declares "complete victory" in eradicating absolute poverty in China

Xi declares "complete victory" in eradicating absolute poverty...

Beijing (China) Feb 26: Chinese President Xi Jinping announced on Thursday that China has secured a "complete victory" in its...

U.S. strikes Iranian-backed militia targets in Syria: Pentagon

U.S. strikes Iranian-backed militia targets in Syria: Pentagon

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that the U.S. military had conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized...

U.S. House passes legislation advocating for LGBTQ rights

U.S. House passes legislation advocating for LGBTQ rights

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: The U.S. House on Thursday voted to pass an act that will prohibit discrimination based...

Portugal renews state of emergency till mid-March

Portugal renews state of emergency till mid-March

Lisbon (Portugal) Feb 26: Portugal's parliament approved on Thursday President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa's proposal to renew the state of...

Putin, Pashinyan discuss situation in Armenia over phone

Putin, Pashinyan discuss situation in Armenia over phone

Moscow (Russia) Feb 26: Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Armenia in a telephone conversation with Armenian...

Xi eyes new driving forces for China-France cooperation

Xi eyes new driving forces for China-France cooperation

Beijing (China) Feb 26: Chinese President Xi Jinping suggested Thursday that China and France actively push for continuous progress in...

Scientists discover 630 million-year-old fungus fossils in SW China

Scientists discover 630 million-year-old fungus fossils in SW...

Beijing (China) Feb 26: Scientists from China and the United States have discovered fungi fossils dating back 630 million years...

Iran detects 112 cases of COVID-19 variant: health authorities

Iran detects 112 cases of COVID-19 variant: health...

Tehran (Iran), February 25: Iranian health authorities said on Wednesday that 112 people infected with the mutant variant of coronavirus...

S. Korea prepares for vaccine shots as 1st batch of 1.5 mln doses begins to ship

S. Korea prepares for vaccine shots as 1st...

Seoul (South Korea), February 25: Trucks and ships carrying the first batch of some 1.5 million doses of coronavirus vaccines...

Discussions still under way on upcoming S. Korea-U.S. combined exercise: defense ministry

Discussions still under way on upcoming S. Korea-U.S....

Seoul (South Korea), February 25: South Korea and the United States have yet to finalize the schedule and other details...

N.K. leader presides over key party meeting to discuss discipline among military officials

N.K. leader presides over key party meeting to...

Seoul (South Korea), February 25: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un presided over a Central Military Commission meeting to urge disciple...

UN Chief to convene 5+1 meeting on Cyprus in Geneva April 27-29

UN Chief to convene 5+1 meeting on Cyprus...

United Nations, February 25: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will convene an informal five-plus-one meeting on the Cyprus issue in...

US Border Patrol says large groups of illegal migrants coming to southern border

US Border Patrol says large groups of illegal...

Washington (US), February 25: US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said agents operating in region of the Rio Grande Valley...

Tokyo stocks advance in morning as Fed's stance bolsters Wall Street

Tokyo stocks advance in morning as Fed's stance...

Tokyo (Japan), February 25: Tokyo stocks were higher Thursday morning, with the benchmark Nikkei stock index retaking the 30,000-mark, as...