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U.S. Congress approves short-term spending bill as gov't shutdown deadline looms

U.S. Congress approves short-term spending bill as gov't...

Washington (US), October 1: The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a short-term spending bill to avert shutdown as...

New transmission project under CPEC to improve Pakistan's electricity supply: PM

New transmission project under CPEC to improve Pakistan's...

Islamabad (Pakistan), October 1: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday that the ±660kV Matiari-Lahore high-voltage direct current (HVDC)...

Russia, U.S. hold 2nd round of strategic stability talks

Russia, U.S. hold 2nd round of strategic stability...

Geneva (Switzerland), October 1: Russia and the United States on Thursday held the second round of their bilateral strategic stability...

Congressional Committee on January 6 Events at Capitol Subpoenas Trump Ally, 10 Organizers

Congressional Committee on January 6 Events at Capitol...

Washington (US), September 30: The congressional Select Committee investigating the events on the US Capitol on January 6 said that...

Pentagon Leaders Told Senators US in Talks to Use Russian Bases for Afghan Ops - Reports

Pentagon Leaders Told Senators US in Talks to...

Washington (US), September 30: US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Mark Milley told lawmakers in...

UN Security Council extends authorization of measures against migrant smuggling off Libya

UN Security Council extends authorization of measures against...

United NATIONS, September 30: The UN Security Council on Wednesday renewed the authorization of vessel inspection and seizure off the...

Putin, Erdogan discuss int'l cooperation, bilateral ties in Sochi

Putin, Erdogan discuss int'l cooperation, bilateral ties in...

Moscow (Russia), September 30: Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed cooperation on international issues and bilateral ties with his Turkish counterpart...

Pause in Israeli settlement activity in occupied Palestinian territory must become permanent -- UN envoy

Pause in Israeli settlement activity in occupied Palestinian...

United Nations, September 30: UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Tor Wennesland said Wednesday that the current...

U.S. continues with vaccination campaign against deadly COVID-19 variant

U.S. continues with vaccination campaign against deadly COVID-19...

New York (US), September 30: On the doorstep of the 19th-month fight against the coronavirus, many U.S. states and entities...

Court dismisses Trudeau government's indigenous child-welfare appeals

Court dismisses Trudeau government's indigenous child-welfare appeals

Ottawa (Canada), September 30: Canada's Federal Court has dismissed the Trudeau government's attempts to appeal a pair of rulings about...

Bulgaria should learn from China's experience: minister

Bulgaria should learn from China's experience: minister

Sofia (Bulgaria), September 30: Bulgaria's Minister of Justice Yanaki Stoilov said here on Wednesday that his country should learn from...

EU readying for climate neutrality, stresses need for better regulation

EU readying for climate neutrality, stresses need for...

Ljubljana/ Brussels (Slovenia/ Belgium), September 30: The European Union (EU) needs to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by four percent per...

S. Korea ready to promote trade ties with Japan: minister

S. Korea ready to promote trade ties with...

Seoul (South Korea), September 29: South Korea will seek to strengthen trade cooperation with Japan amid challenges from the COVID-19...

New cases spike to 2nd largest; infections in greater Seoul top 2,000 again

New cases spike to 2nd largest; infections in...

Seoul (South Korea), September 29: South Korea's daily coronavirus cases stayed in the 2,000s for a fourth day Wednesday, bouncing...

N. Korea says it tested newly developed hypersonic missile

N. Korea says it tested newly developed hypersonic...

Seoul (South Korea), September 29: North Korea said Wednesday it conducted the first test-launch of a newly developed hypersonic missile...

UN envoy says it's time to push for political process in Syria

UN envoy says it's time to push for...

United Nations, September 29: UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen said Tuesday that it is imperative to push for...

UN calls for release of Libyan National Youth League director

UN calls for release of Libyan National Youth...

Tripoli (Libya), September 29: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Tuesday called for the release of the...

Egypt's court sentences 3 Muslim Brotherhood members to death over murdering policeman, civilian

Egypt's court sentences 3 Muslim Brotherhood members to...

Cairo (Egypt), September 29: An Egyptian court on Tuesday sentenced three members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death and...

Top U.S. general calls Afghan war "strategic failure"

Top U.S. general calls Afghan war "strategic failure"

Washington (US), September 29: Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, said on Tuesday during a...

Indonesian parliament approves government's 2022 budget

Indonesian parliament approves government's 2022 budget

Jakarta (Indonesia), September 29: The Indonesian parliament on Tuesday approved the government's spending budget of 2,714.15 trillion rupiahs (about 190...

U.S. treasury secretary says Congress must raise debt limit by Oct. 18

U.S. treasury secretary says Congress must raise debt...

Washington (US), September 29: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Tuesday that U.S. lawmakers have until Oct. 18 to...

U.S. Fed chief says inflation pressures could last longer amid supply bottlenecks

U.S. Fed chief says inflation pressures could last...

Washington (US), September 29: U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Tuesday that inflation pressures could last longer than...

ECB pledges accommodative monetary policy for economic recovery

ECB pledges accommodative monetary policy for economic recovery

Frankfurt (Germany), September 29: The European Central Bank (ECB) on Tuesday played down the pressure of inflation surge in the...

UN special rapporteur on human rights to assess impact of unilateral sanctions on Zimbabwe

UN special rapporteur on human rights to assess...

Harare (Zimbabwe), September 29: The United Nations special rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment...

N. Korea urges U.S. to give up hostility by permanently stopping joint military exercise

N. Korea urges U.S. to give up hostility...

Washington (US), September 28: The United States must permanently stop its joint military exercises with South Korea and the deployment...

World Bank says East Asia and Pacific's recovery undermined by Delta variant

World Bank says East Asia and Pacific's recovery...

Washington (US), September 28: The East Asia and Pacific region's recovery has been undermined by the spread of the COVID-19...

U.S. State Department spokesperson tests positive for COVID-19

U.S. State Department spokesperson tests positive for COVID-19

Washington (US), September 28: U.S. State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Monday that he had tested positive for COVID-19.