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U.S. remains committed to denuclearization of 'entire' Korean Peninsula: Pentagon spokesman

U.S. remains committed to denuclearization of 'entire' Korean...

Washington (US), October 21: The United States remains committed to the denuclearization of the "entire" Korean Peninsula, a defense department...

UN deputy chief calls for promoting women's participation in peacebuilding

UN deputy chief calls for promoting women's participation...

United Nations, October 21: The international community should step up efforts to promote women's participation in conflict-prevention and peacebuilding, United...

U.S. stocks fall amid rising Treasury yields

U.S. stocks fall amid rising Treasury yields

New York (US), October 21: Wall Street's major indexes declined on Thursday, weighed by a continued momentum in U.S. Treasury...

U.S. dollar slips amid economic data

U.S. dollar slips amid economic data

New York (US), October 21: The U.S. dollar weakened in late trading on Thursday as market participants parsed a slew...

Angola to "remain in line" with OPEC+ for production cut

Angola to "remain in line" with OPEC+ for...

Luanda (Angola), October 21: Angola has announced support for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, a...

UN humanitarians seek increase in aid for drought-hit Somalia

UN humanitarians seek increase in aid for drought-hit...

United Nations, October 21: UN humanitarians said on Thursday that skyrocketing needs in drought-stricken Somalia have forced a hike in...

Nokia's net sales surge but operating profit weaker than expected

Nokia's net sales surge but operating profit weaker...

Helsinki (Finland), October 21: Finnish information technology company Nokia's net sales grew by 16 percent in the third quarter...

Irish PM urges UK to support peace, stability in NI

Irish PM urges UK to support peace, stability...

Dublin (Ireland), October 21: Irish Prime Minister Micheal Martin on Thursday called on the British government to work together to...

Putin inspects training of newly mobilized forces

Putin inspects training of newly mobilized forces

Moscow (Russia), October 21: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday inspected the training of the newly drafted personnel who will...

Aussie gov't boosts funding for Great Barrier Reef protection

Aussie gov't boosts funding for Great Barrier Reef...

Canberra (Australia), October 21: The Australian government has announced a funding boost for the conservation of the iconic Great Barrier...

S.Korea reports 24,751 new COVID-19 cases

S.Korea reports 24,751 new COVID-19 cases

Seoul (South Korea), October 21: South Korea reported 24,751 new COVID-19 cases as of midnight Thursday compared to 24 hours...

Racist appeals heat up in final weeks before U.S. midterms: WP

Racist appeals heat up in final weeks before...

New York (US), October 21: As the campaign heats up in the final weeks before November's U.S. midterm elections, so...

Hungarian gov't determined to protect EU-China economic cooperation: FM

Hungarian gov't determined to protect EU-China economic cooperation:...

Budapest (Hungary), October 21: The government of Hungary rejects all proposals that would damage economic cooperation between the European Union...

UK PM Truss resigns, new leader expected next week

UK PM Truss resigns, new leader expected next...

London (UK), October 21: United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister Liz Truss resigned on Thursday after just a little over six...

Indonesia raises benchmark interest rate to 4.75 pct to control inflation

Indonesia raises benchmark interest rate to 4.75 pct...

Jakarta (Indonesia), October 21: Indonesia's central bank, Bank Indonesia, on Thursday raised its benchmark interest rate for the third consecutive...

Iranian commander warns against "foreign interference" in internal affairs

Iranian commander warns against "foreign interference" in internal...

Tehran (Iran), October 21: The chief commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on Thursday warned some foreign countries against...

Tehran rejects EU claim of using Iranian drones, missiles against Ukraine

Tehran rejects EU claim of using Iranian drones,...

Tehran (Iran), October 21: Iranian foreign minister on Thursday rejected the claim of the European Union (EU) that Iran had...

Tanzanian president calls for enactment of laws for women empowerment

Tanzanian president calls for enactment of laws for...

Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), October 21: Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan on Thursday called for the enactment of laws tailored...

LG Energy Solution signs battery material supply deal with Australian producer

LG Energy Solution signs battery material supply deal...

Seoul (South Korea), October 20: South Korean battery maker LG Energy Solution Ltd. (LGES) said Thursday it has signed a...

UN envoy sees real hope for peace in Central African Republic

UN envoy sees real hope for peace in...

United Nations, October 20: The top UN envoy for the Central African Republic (CAR) said Wednesday that there is real...

S. Korea has backing of full U.S. capabilities, including nuclear weapons: State Dept.

S. Korea has backing of full U.S. capabilities,...

Washington (US), October 20: South Korea is backed by the "full range" of U.S. defense capabilities, including nuclear capabilities, a...

N. Korea urges effort to attain this year's economic goals during Cabinet meeting

N. Korea urges effort to attain this year's...

Seoul (South Korea), October 20: North Korea has held a Cabinet meeting to assess its economic performance so far this...

Yoon orders inquiry into death of worker at bread factory

Yoon orders inquiry into death of worker at...

Seoul (South Korea), October 20: President Yoon Suk-yeol lamented the recent death of a young worker at a bread factory...

UN anti-genocide adviser voices concern over renewed fighting in Ethiopia's Tigray

UN anti-genocide adviser voices concern over renewed fighting...

United Nations, October 20: The UN secretary-general's special adviser on genocide prevention, Alice Wairimu Nderitu, on Wednesday expressed grave concern...

UN chief saddened by loss of life in Venezuela floods, mudslides

UN chief saddened by loss of life in...

United Nations, October 20: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was saddened to learn of the loss of dozens of lives and...

Iran imposes sanctions on British officials, institutes for "backing terrorism"

Iran imposes sanctions on British officials, institutes for...

Tehran (Iran), October 20: The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday imposed sanctions on a number of British institutes and individuals...

Cuba calls on U.S. to lift trade embargo

Cuba calls on U.S. to lift trade embargo

Havana (Cuba), October 20: Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Wednesday called on the U.S. government to lift its decades-long...