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Six new ministers sworn in after Cabinet reshuffle in NZ

Six new ministers sworn in after Cabinet reshuffle...

Wellington [New Zealand],February 1: Six new ministers have been sworn in at Government House this morning.

U.S. to end COVID-19 emergency declarations on May 11

U.S. to end COVID-19 emergency declarations on May...

Washinton [US], February 1: President Joe Biden's administration on Monday said it will end COVID-19 emergency declarations on May 11,...

'Hands off Africa,' Pope Francis tells rich world

'Hands off Africa,' Pope Francis tells rich world

Kinshasa [DR Congo], February 1: Pope Francis denounced the "poison of greed" driving conflicts in Africa as he began a...

U.S. says Russia violating New START nuclear arms control treaty

U.S. says Russia violating New START nuclear arms...

Washington [US], February 1: The United States on Tuesday accused Russia of violating the New START Treaty, the last major...

Twitter makes first interest payment on Musk buyout debt

Twitter makes first interest payment on Musk buyout...

Washington [US], February 1: Twitter Inc has made its first interest payment on a loan that banks provided to help...

IMF says world not heading for 2023 recession

IMF says world not heading for 2023 recession

Washington [US], February 1: Inflation will likely slow over the next two years, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in...

17 countries to participate in Asian Badminton Championship at Expo City

17 countries to participate in Asian Badminton Championship...

Dubai [UAE], February 1: The Dubai Sports Council and the Emirates Badminton Federation have announced the organisation of the Asian...

Agthia Group sees 14% increase in net profit during 2022

Agthia Group sees 14% increase in net profit...

Abu Dhabi [UAE],February 1: Agthia Group PJSC today announced preliminary and unaudited results for the fiscal year ending 31st December,...

Chairing ASEAN, Indonesia pushes for more concrete cooperation: FM

Chairing ASEAN, Indonesia pushes for more concrete cooperation:...

Jakarta [Indonesia],January 31: As the 2023 ASEAN chair, Indonesia has aimed to push for more concrete and inclusive cooperation among...

Putin threatened to kill me with a missile, says Boris Johnson

Putin threatened to kill me with a missile,...

London [UK], January 31: Britain's former prime minister Boris Johnson has claimed that Vladimir Putin told him "I don't want...

Poland's birth rate reaches lowest point since World War II

Poland's birth rate reaches lowest point since World...

Warsaw [Poland],January 31: Poland's population posted its lowest birth rate since the end of World War II, with the number...

Cyclone in Madagascar kills dozens, displaces tens of thousands

Cyclone in Madagascar kills dozens, displaces tens of...

Antananarivo [Madagascar], January 31: More than two dozen Madagascans have died and tens of thousands have been left homeless since...

Sunak marks 100 days as British prime minister

Sunak marks 100 days as British prime minister

London [UK], January 31: On reaching 100 days in 10 Downing Street this week, Rishi Sunak will double the duration...

Manila plans labor talks with Kuwait as Marcos visits wake

Manila plans labor talks with Kuwait as Marcos...

Manila [Philippines], January 31: Philippine President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr asked if there are "weaknesses" in the labor agreement between...

President Biden says no to warplanes for Ukraine

President Biden says no to warplanes for Ukraine

Washington [US], January 31: US President Joe Biden has said he will not provide F-16 fighter jets to Ukraine even...

Boeing bids farewell to 'Queen of the Sky' 747

Boeing bids farewell to 'Queen of the Sky'...

Washington [US], January 31: Boeing will say goodbye to the legendary 747 aircraft after more than 5 decades since the...

NZ COVID-19: 10,589 new cases, 28 deaths and 189 in hospital

NZ COVID-19: 10,589 new cases, 28 deaths and...

Wellington [New Zealand], January 31: The weekly number of new community cases of COVID-19 has fallen again, to 10,589, the...

Avalanche kills two skiers in Japan's Nagano region

Avalanche kills two skiers in Japan's Nagano region

Tokyo [Japan], January 31: The bodies of two men caught in an avalanche on Sunday have been found in Nagano...

Couples in Chinese province allowed to have unlimited children

Couples in Chinese province allowed to have unlimited...

Beijing [China],January 31: Couples in China's Sichuan province will be allowed to have as many children as they want, as...

Blinken visit reaches new urgency as Israeli, Palestinian tensions boil

Blinken visit reaches new urgency as Israeli, Palestinian...

Washinton [US], January 31: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken's trip to Israel and the West Bank may have been...

7 officers involved in Tyre Nichols' death relieved of duty, 3 Memphis FD members fired

7 officers involved in Tyre Nichols' death relieved...

Washington [US], January 31: Two additional Memphis police officers, including the white officer seen encountering Tyre Nichols during his traffic...

Half Moon Bay suspect was upset over $100 repair bill, prosecutor says

Half Moon Bay suspect was upset over $100...

California [US], January 31: A California prosecutor has said the Half Moon Bay gunman was angered by a $100 (£80)...

Hill: The formation of the ZSO is a legal obligation of Pristina

Hill: The formation of the ZSO is a...

Washington [US], January 31: The US ambassador in Belgrade, Christopher Hill, said tonight that he is "very satisfied with how...

Saks: Sanctions against Russia ineffective and contrary to international law

Saks: Sanctions against Russia ineffective and contrary to...

Washington[(US], January 31: Professor of Columbia University in the USA, Jeffrey Sachs, said today in a discussion with the president...

Three people were injured in a knife attack in Brussels

Three people were injured in a knife attack...

Brussels [Belgium], January 31: In a knife attack this afternoon in Brussels at a metro station, three people were injured,...

Saudi Crown Prince receives phone call from Russian President

Saudi Crown Prince receives phone call from Russian...

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], January 31: His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince and Prime Minister of...

Direct link established between Iranian, Russian banks: official

Direct link established between Iranian, Russian banks: official

Tehran [Iran], January 30: The Iranian top banker said on Sunday that a direct connection has been established between the...