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Trudeau formally apologizes for interning Italian Canadians during World War II

Trudeau formally apologizes for interning Italian Canadians during...

Ottawa (Canada), May 28: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivered a formal apology on Thursday for the internment of Italian...

Russian court fines Twitter for failure to remove illegal content

Russian court fines Twitter for failure to remove...

Moscow (Russia), May 28: A local court on Thursday fined Twitter 19 million rubles (about 259,000 U.S. dollars) for its...

Italy, EU agree to conditions for relaunch of struggling Alitalia

Italy, EU agree to conditions for relaunch of...

Rome (Italy), May 28: Italy and the European Union (EU) have agreed to conditions for the relaunch of Italian national...

Turkey Grateful to Russia for Agreement on Sputnik V Deliveries, Health Minister Says

Turkey Grateful to Russia for Agreement on Sputnik...

Ankara (Turkey), May 27: Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca has expressed gratitude to Russia for the agreement on deliveries...

Samsung releases new LED package with improved light efficacy, color rendering

Samsung releases new LED package with improved light...

Seoul (South Korea), May 27: Samsung Electronics Co. on Thursday released a new mid-power LED package boasting improved light efficacy...

Joint military exercises key to ensuring defense readiness of S. Korea, U.S.: Pentagon

Joint military exercises key to ensuring defense readiness...

Washington (US), May 27: Joint military drills are a key measure to ensure the readiness of South Korean and U.S....

N.K. leader urges struggle against non-socialist practices in letter to trade union body

N.K. leader urges struggle against non-socialist practices in...

Seoul (South Korea), may 27: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has called on his country's largest trade union to wage...

New COVID-19 cases under 700 again, cluster infections still hampering virus battle

New COVID-19 cases under 700 again, cluster infections...

Seoul (South Korea), May 27: South Korea's new daily coronavirus cases fell back below 700 again Thursday, but the country...

BOK sharply ups 2021 growth outlook to 4 pct as recovery gathers pace

BOK sharply ups 2021 growth outlook to 4...

Seoul (South Korea), May 27: South Korea's central bank on Thursday sharply raised its 2021 growth outlook to 4 percent,...

UN chief calls for solidarity with Africa in pandemic and beyond

UN chief calls for solidarity with Africa in...

United Nations, May 27: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for solidarity with Africa in the fight against COVID-19...

UN Security Council condemns detention of civilian leaders by Malian military

UN Security Council condemns detention of civilian leaders...

United Nations, May 27: The Security Council on Wednesday strongly condemned the detention of the transitional president, prime minister and...

World Bank, UN pledge further aid for Ghana's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, economic recovery

World Bank, UN pledge further aid for Ghana's...

Accra (Ghana), May 27: The World Bank and the United Nations (UN) on Wednesday pledged additional aid to push forward...

Peruvian president calls for calm as presidential runoff draws near

Peruvian president calls for calm as presidential runoff...

Lima (Peru), May 27: Peruvian President Francisco Sagasti on Wednesday called for calm in the upcoming presidential runoff on June...

WHA approves resolution on health conditions in occupied Palestinian territory, Syrian Golan

WHA approves resolution on health conditions in occupied...

Geneva (Switzerland), May 27: A draft resolution on health conditions in the occupied Palestinian territory, including east Jerusalem, and in...

U.S. Fed official says important to begin tapering talk amid strong recovery

U.S. Fed official says important to begin tapering...

Washington (US),May 27: A key U.S. Federal Reserve official said Wednesday that it is important for the central bank to...

U.S. San Francisco mayor announces Women and Families First Initiative

U.S. San Francisco mayor announces Women and Families...

San Francisco (US), May7 27: U.S. San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Wednesday announced a new initiative to support women...

Slovenian president meets with senior Chinese diplomat on bilateral ties

Slovenian president meets with senior Chinese diplomat on...

Ljubljana (Slovenia), May 27: Slovenian President Borut Pahor met with visiting senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi here on Wednesday.

Iraqi PM says armed groups' approaching Green Zone in Baghdad violates constitution

Iraqi PM says armed groups' approaching Green Zone...

Baghdad (Iraq), May 27: Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi on Wednesday denounced some armed militia for approaching the heavily fortified...

US Authorities Charge Eight in Burglaries Targeting Asian Americans, Justice Dept Says

US Authorities Charge Eight in Burglaries Targeting Asian...

Washington (US), May 26: US prosecutors charged eight individuals living in the northeastern states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey with...

Extension of Agreement With IAEA Is Sign of Iran's Goodwill, State Media Report

Extension of Agreement With IAEA Is Sign of...

Moscow (Russia), May 26: Iran said that its decision to extend the three-month agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency...

Biden Says US Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2 Would Be 'Counterproductive'

Biden Says US Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2...

Washington (US), May 26: President Joe Biden told reporters US sanctions against Nord Stream 2 AG would be counterproductive for...

New cases spike above 700, vaccine takers to be exempt from certain curbs

New cases spike above 700, vaccine takers to...

Seoul (South korea), May 26: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases sharply bounced back to a nearly two-week high Wednesday...

People given first dose of coronavirus vaccine can go maskless outdoors starting in July: gov't

People given first dose of coronavirus vaccine can...

Seoul (South Korea), May 26: South Korea announced Wednesday that people who have received a first dose of a COVID-19...

U.S. supports Tokyo Olympics but only limited people will travel to Japan: Psaki

U.S. supports Tokyo Olympics but only limited people...

Washington (US), May 26: The United States supports the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games, but only "very limited" categories of Americans,...

UN chief calls for transformation of extractive industries toward sustainability

UN chief calls for transformation of extractive industries...

United Nations, May 26: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called for a transformation of extractive industries to support sustainable...

Israel allows some relief aid, personnel into Gaza while UN seeks greater access

Israel allows some relief aid, personnel into Gaza...

United Nations, May 26: Limited international relief cargo, COVID-19 vaccines and aid workers are allowed into Gaza while the United...

Moderna plans to ask regulators to expand its COVID-19 vaccine's use to 12 to 17-year-olds

Moderna plans to ask regulators to expand its...

Washington (US), May 26: Moderna, Inc. said on Tuesday that its COVID-19 vaccine was effective in children age 12 to...