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EU medicines watchdog finds possible link between J&J vaccine, blood clots

EU medicines watchdog finds possible link between J&J...

Brussels (Belgium), April21: The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said on Tuesday it had found a "possible link" between the Johnson...

Australian state opens 3 more hubs to promote COVID-19 vaccination

Australian state opens 3 more hubs to promote...

Sydney (Australia), April 21: People in the Australian state of Victoria have more access to the COVID-19 vaccine with the...

Iran Restores Power Supply at Damaged Natanz Nuclear Facility, Reports Say

Iran Restores Power Supply at Damaged Natanz Nuclear...

Moscow (Russia), April 21:Iran has restored power supply at the previously damaged Natanz nuclear facility, state news agency IRNA reported...

N.K. leader stresses 'special' relations with Cuba in another congratulatory message to new ruling party chief

N.K. leader stresses 'special' relations with Cuba in...

Seoul (South Korea), April 21: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un stressed the country's "special" strategic relations with Cuba in another...

S. Korea guards against potential jitters in housing prices: finance minister

S. Korea guards against potential jitters in housing...

Seoul (South Korea), April 21: Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said Wednesday the government is guarding against potential instability in the...

IAEA chief 'certainly' hopes S. Korea takes part in Fukushima water monitoring

IAEA chief 'certainly' hopes S. Korea takes part...

Geneva (Switzerland)/ Seoul (South Korea), April 21: The chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said he "certainly"...

New virus cases back to over 700, vaccination drive to ramp up

New virus cases back to over 700, vaccination...

Seoul (South Korea), April 21: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases bounced back to over 700 Wednesday as the country...

UNGA president reaffirms strong support for boosting biodiversity

UNGA president reaffirms strong support for boosting biodiversity

United Nations, April 21: The president of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Volkan Bozkir, pledged on...

UN fears 105,000 displaced people in Yemen's Marib by September

UN fears 105,000 displaced people in Yemen's Marib...

United Nations, April 21: Preparing for further escalation of the fighting in Yemen's Marib governorate, the United Nations and humanitarian...

UNICEF reports sharp rise in migrant children in Mexico

UNICEF reports sharp rise in migrant children in...

United Nations, April 21: The number of migrant children reported in Mexico has increased sharply, jumping from 380 to nearly...

UK PM announces new taskforce to find "promising new medicines" to treat coronavirus

UK PM announces new taskforce to find "promising...

London (UK), April 21: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday announced a new taskforce to find "promising new medicines"...

Bulgaria records second-highest daily death toll since start of pandemic

Bulgaria records second-highest daily death toll since start...

Sofia (Bulgaria) Apr 20: Bulgaria's COVID-19 death toll has risen to 15,412 after 217 new deaths were reported in the...

German shares almost unchanged at the start of trading on Tuesday

German shares almost unchanged at the start of...

Berlin (Germany) Apr 20: German stocks were almost unchanged at the start of trading on Tuesday, with the benchmark DAX...

Iran reports 24,346 new COVID-19 cases, 2,261,435 in total

Iran reports 24,346 new COVID-19 cases, 2,261,435 in...

Iran (Tehran) Apr 20: The Iranian Health Ministry on Monday reported 24,346 new COVID-19 cases, taking the country's total infections...

U.S. COVID-19 cases rise as more states ease restrictions

U.S. COVID-19 cases rise as more states ease...

Washington DC (USA) Apr 20: Despite the country's vaccine rollout, a significant number of U.S. cities and states remain hotspots...

S. Korea to make sure to participate in IAEA monitoring team for Fukushima water release: ministry

S. Korea to make sure to participate in...

Seoul (South Korea), April 20: South Korea will make sure to participate in an international monitoring team led by...

New virus cases in 500s for 2nd day; Seoul aims to vaccinate 3 mln by end-April

New virus cases in 500s for 2nd day;...

Seoul (South Korea),April 20: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases remained in the 500s for the second day Tuesday as...

FM: Seoul, Washington 'earnestly discussing' COVID-19 vaccine swap deal

FM: Seoul, Washington 'earnestly discussing' COVID-19 vaccine swap...

Seoul (South Korea), April 20: South Korea is "earnestly discussing" forging a swap deal with the United States to secure...

Economic slowdown caused by COVID-19 not putting brake on climate change: UN report

Economic slowdown caused by COVID-19 not putting brake...

Geneva (Switzeland), April 20: The COVID-19-related economic slowdown failed to put a brake on climate change drivers and accelerating impacts,...

UN chief calls for ensuring inclusion, empowerment of indigenous peoples

UN chief calls for ensuring inclusion, empowerment of...

United Nations, April 19: United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday reminded the international community of the need to...

Japan's decision to dump nuclear wastewater "extremely irresponsible": experts

Japan's decision to dump nuclear wastewater "extremely irresponsible":...

Beijing (China), April 20: Chinese experts have condemned Japan's unilateral decision to discharge nuclear wastewater into the sea, calling it...

UN chief calls for specific commitments, real action to fight climate change

UN chief calls for specific commitments, real action...

United Nations, April 20: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for specific commitments and real action to fight...

Syrian presidential elections to be held in May: parliament

Syrian presidential elections to be held in May:...

Damascus (Syria), April 19: The Syrian presidential elections will be held in May, the Syrian parliament announced on Sunday.

Russia expels 20 Czech diplomats in retaliation

Russia expels 20 Czech diplomats in retaliation

Moscow (Russia), April 19: The Russian Foreign Ministry said Sunday that it is expelling 20 staffers of the Czech embassy...

Israel lifts mandatory outdoor mask-wearing, reopens schools

Israel lifts mandatory outdoor mask-wearing, reopens schools

Jerusalem (Israel), April 19: Israel on Sunday lifted the requirement to wear masks outside and fully reopened its education...

Iranians observe Ramadan amid challenges of COVID-19, sanctions

Iranians observe Ramadan amid challenges of COVID-19, sanctions

Tehran (Iran), April 19: The Iranians have been observing Ramadan since Wednesday amid the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic...

Australian defence minister overturns special forces medal ban

Australian defence minister overturns special forces medal ban

Canberra (Australia), April 19: Australia's Defence Minister Peter Dutton has pulled rank and intervened to ensure that soldiers who served...