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White House confirms having reached out to DPRK

White House confirms having reached out to DPRK

Washington (US), March 16: The White House confirmed on Monday that the administration of President Joe Biden has recently reached...

Canadian MP Threatens WE Charity Co-Founder With Perjury Over Contact With Trudeau Adviser

Canadian MP Threatens WE Charity Co-Founder With Perjury...

Toronto (Canada), March 16: Canadian Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre threatened Craig Kielburger with perjury over seemingly conflicting testimony given by...

Venezuela Not to Allow Use of AstraZeneca Vaccine Amid Health Risk Concerns

Venezuela Not to Allow Use of AstraZeneca Vaccine...

Mexico (Mexico City), March 16: Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez says her country will not approve the AstraZeneca vaccine against...

US Air Force Receives First F-15EX Fighter Jet From Boeing

US Air Force Receives First F-15EX Fighter Jet...

Washington (US),March 12: The US Air Force has received its first F-15EX fighter jet from Boeing and will soon begin...

US Has 8,800 Unaccompanied Migrant Children in Federal Care Facilities - Health Agency

US Has 8,800 Unaccompanied Migrant Children in Federal...

Washington (US), March 12: An estimated 8,800 migrant children who came to the United States alone are currently in federal...

California gearing up to fight hate crimes as anti-Asian sentiment surges

California gearing up to fight hate crimes as...

LOS ANGELES, March 11 (Xinhua) -- A new study, conducted by the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism...

Biden signs 1.9-trln-USD relief bill into law after partisan passage in Congress

Biden signs 1.9-trln-USD relief bill into law after...

Washington (US), March 12: U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday signed the 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief bill into law, after weeks...

UN launches new campaign to support global vaccine equity call

UN launches new campaign to support global vaccine...

United Nations, March 12: The United Nations on Thursday launched a new global campaign, Only Together, to support its call...

UN chief urges concerted effort worldwide to end conflict

UN chief urges concerted effort worldwide to end...

United Nations, March 12: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday urged a concerted effort worldwide to end conflict.

S. Korean e-commerce giant Coupang makes landmark U.S. debut at NYSE

S. Korean e-commerce giant Coupang makes landmark U.S....

Washington [US], March 12: South Korean e-commerce giant Coupang Inc. made a splash in its landmark debut on the New...

Colombia reports 3,588 new COVID-19 cases

Colombia reports 3,588 new COVID-19 cases

Bogota [Colombia], March 11: Colombia registered 3,588 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking its nationwide tally to...

US Senate Minority Leader Says 'Extremely Uncomfortable' With Heightened Capitol Security

US Senate Minority Leader Says 'Extremely Uncomfortable' With...

Washington [US], March 11: There is no need for the heightened security around the Capitol complex, US Senate Minority Leader...

UN adopts landmark framework to integrate natural capital in economic reporting

UN adopts landmark framework to integrate natural capital...

United Nations, March 10: In a move that may reshape decision and policy-making towards sustainable development, the United Nations on...

U.S. Senate confirms Merrick Garland as attorney general

U.S. Senate confirms Merrick Garland as attorney general

Washington [US], March 11: The U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted to confirm Merrick Garland to be President Joe Biden's...

Biden plans to order 100 mln more Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses

Biden plans to order 100 mln more Johnson...

Washington [US], March 11: U.S. President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that his administration will order another 100 million doses...

U.S. House sends 1.9-trln-USD relief bill to Biden amid rising inflation worries

U.S. House sends 1.9-trln-USD relief bill to Biden...

Washington (US), March 11: The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved the final version of the 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief...

Iranian funds in S. Korea will not be released until Iran returns to compliance: Blinken

Iranian funds in S. Korea will not be...

Washington (US), March 11: The United States will not ease any of its sanctions on Iran, including the release of...

U.S., S. Korea share many interests in Indo-Pacific: State Dept. Spokesman

U.S., S. Korea share many interests in Indo-Pacific:...

Washington (US), March 10: South Korea shares many common interests with the United States in the Indo-Pacific, including the nuclear...

Argentine president calls for end to gender inequality

Argentine president calls for end to gender inequality

Buenos Aires (Argentina), March 9: Argentine President Alberto Fernandez on Monday called on the country's governors to make a commitment...

Biden signs executive orders on gender equity to mark International Women's Day

Biden signs executive orders on gender equity to...

Washington (US), March 9: Marking the International Women's Day, U.S. President Joe Biden signed two executive orders aimed to promote...

U.S. Republican party defends right to use Trump's name for fundraising

U.S. Republican party defends right to use Trump's...

Washington (US), March 9: The Republican National Committee (RNC) on Monday defended its right to use former President Donald Trump...

U.S. grants temporary protected status to Venezuelans in U.S.

U.S. grants temporary protected status to Venezuelans in...

Washington (US), March 9: The U.S. government would grant temporary protected status (TPS) to Venezuelans already staying in the United...

U.S. reaches consensus on new 'six-year' SMA with S. Korea: State Dept. Spokesman

U.S. reaches consensus on new 'six-year' SMA with...

Washington (US), March 9: The new defense cost-sharing agreement between South Korea and the United States will be effective for...

Colombia reports 3,411 new COVID-19 cases

Colombia reports 3,411 new COVID-19 cases

Bogota (Colombia), March 8: Colombia registered 3,411 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking its nationwide tally to...

Blinken pushes UN-led peace conference in letter to Afghan president: report

Blinken pushes UN-led peace conference in letter to...

Washington (US), March 8: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken proposed a United Nations-led peace conference on the Afghan issue...

Maduro says feeling well after getting Sputnik V vaccine shot

Maduro says feeling well after getting Sputnik V...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), March 8: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he is feeling fine after getting a shot of the...

U.S. Senate passes 1.9-trln-USD relief bill after marathon overnight session

U.S. Senate passes 1.9-trln-USD relief bill after marathon...

Washington (US), March 7: The evenly split U.S. Senate on Saturday narrowly passed a 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief bill after a...