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Russia investigates Ukraine's involvement in the Moscow attack

Russia investigates Ukraine's involvement in the Moscow attack

Moscow [Russia], April 6: On April 5, the Russian Investigative Committee announced that it was examining the possible involvement of...

Thousands evacuated after Russian dam breached

Thousands evacuated after Russian dam breached

Moscow [Russia], April 6: Thousands of people are being evacuated in the Russian Urals after a section of the embankment...

Six Russian planes destroyed by drones, says Kyiv

Six Russian planes destroyed by drones, says Kyiv

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 6: Ukraine has carried out a drone attack against targets in southern Russia and claims to have...

Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits New York City region

Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits New York City region

New York [USA], April 6: A 4.8-magnitude earthquake struck near New York City on Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey...

Dubai Media Council launches the #EidInDubai campaign

Dubai Media Council launches the #EidInDubai campaign

Dubai [UAE], April 6: The #RamadanInDubai campaign, concluded today on a high note capping a month-long celebration of the Holy...

US defence sec Austin tells Israel of outrage at Gaza aid worker deaths

US defence sec Austin tells Israel of outrage...

Washington [US], April 5: US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin "expressed his outrage" at Israel's deadly attack on volunteers in...

Israel strike that killed 106 in Gaza 'apparent war crime': HRW

Israel strike that killed 106 in Gaza 'apparent...

Jerusalem [Israel], April 5: An "unlawful" Israeli air attack that killed 106 people in a residential building in central Gaza...

People in northern Gaza forced to survive on 245 calories a day: Oxfam

People in northern Gaza forced to survive on...

Gaza [Palestine], April 5: The amount of food available to people in the north of the besieged strip is less...

Israel begins evacuating embassies over Iran attack fears

Israel begins evacuating embassies over Iran attack fears

Jerusalem [Israel], April 5: Israeli news outlet Kann has reported that "a number of Israeli embassies around the world were...

Taiwan earthquake death toll rises to 10, injured to more than 1,060

Taiwan earthquake death toll rises to 10, injured...

Taipei [Taiwan], April 5: A day after Taiwan's worst earthquake in 25 years, authorities raised the death toll to 10...

US Treasury Secretary Yellen arrives in China for talks

US Treasury Secretary Yellen arrives in China for...

Guangzhou [China], April 5: US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has begun a visit to China which is expected to last...

Thai passenger ferry to Koh Tao island destroyed by fire

Thai passenger ferry to Koh Tao island destroyed...

Bangkok [Thailand], April 5: A fierce fire caused panic among passengers on a ferry bound for the popular Thai holiday...

Russia threat highlights NATO's purpose on 75th anniversary

Russia threat highlights NATO's purpose on 75th anniversary

Brussels [Belgium], April 5: NATO marked the 75th anniversary of its founding with a ceremony in Brussels on Thursday amid...

Venezuela's Maduro passes law to annex part of neighbouring Guyana

Venezuela's Maduro passes law to annex part of...

Caracas [Venezuela], April 5: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has passed a law to create a new Venezuelan state around the...

Somalia closes Ethiopian diplomatic mission

Somalia closes Ethiopian diplomatic mission

Mogadishu [Somalia], April 5: The Somali government has decided to close Ethiopia's diplomatic missions in the Horn of Africa country...

Uganda maintains top spot in CECAFA Zone in latest FIFA rankings

Uganda maintains top spot in CECAFA Zone in...

Kampala [Uganda], April 4: Uganda has maintained top spot in the Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA)...

Mr. Trump failed to dismiss two criminal cases

Mr. Trump failed to dismiss two criminal cases

Washington [USA], April 5: Former US President Donald Trump suffered two major failures in his efforts to deflect criminal cases...

The ship crashed and killed the mother whale, which is about to become extinct, and the baby whale will have difficulty surviving

The ship crashed and killed the mother whale,...

Virginia [USA], April 5: US authorities said the body of a mother whale of the North Atlantic right whale found...

Israel faces 'double pressure'

Israel faces 'double pressure'

Jerusalem [Israel], April 5: Iran continues to warn of possible retaliation against Israel, as Israel receives international criticism, including from...

Decoding the charm of "princess" Phuc Bao

Decoding the charm of "princess" Phuc Bao

Seoul [South Korea], April 5: Thousands of people in Korea stood in the rain to send Phuc Bao back to...

President Biden warned Israel about the possibility of the US changing Gaza policy

President Biden warned Israel about the possibility of...

Washington [US], April 5: In a phone call on April 4, President Biden emphasized that Israel 's airstrike killed humanitarian...

The US reviews news that Israel uses AI to identify targets in Gaza

The US reviews news that Israel uses AI...

Washington [US], April 5: Spokesman Kirby said the US has not yet been able to verify the content of the...

5.3-magnitude quake hits Hokkaido region, Japan: GFZ

5.3-magnitude quake hits Hokkaido region, Japan: GFZ

Tokyo [Japan], April 5: An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 jolted Hokkaido region, Japan, at 20:31:49 GMT on Thursday,...

Houthis say 37 killed in hundreds of US, UK strikes on Yemen

Houthis say 37 killed in hundreds of US,...

Sanaa [Yemen], April 5: Some 424 U.S. and British airstrikes on targets in Yemen have killed 37 people and wounded...

Israel to revise Gaza tactics after aid worker deaths

Israel to revise Gaza tactics after aid worker...

Jerusalem [Israel], April 5: Israel said on Thursday it would adjust tactics in the Gaza war tactics after killing seven...

It's time to buy Chinese equities, says U.S. investor Ray Dalio

It's time to buy Chinese equities, says U.S....

New York [US], April 4: Problems facing China are manageable and it's the time to buy Chinese equities, said U.S....

Almost 4,000 schools in Philippines shift to online learning due to intense heat

Almost 4,000 schools in Philippines shift to online...

Manila [Philippines], April 4: Sweltering weather has forced 3,954 schools across the Philippines to implement alternative delivery modes of learning...