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Man dies in floodwater after severe thunderstorm hits Australia's Queensland

Man dies in floodwater after severe thunderstorm hits...

Sydney [Australia], April 4: A man has died in the Australian state of Queensland after his vehicle was stranded in...

Asbestos-containing mulch identified at park in Australia's Victoria

Asbestos-containing mulch identified at park in Australia's Victoria

Sydney [Australia], April 4: Local authorities in the Australian state of Victoria have confirmed that asbestos was found in mulch...

Iran's president again threatens Israel for Damascus attack

Iran's president again threatens Israel for Damascus attack

Tehran [Iran], April 4: Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has again threatened retribution for a suspected Israeli airstrike on an Iranian...

ndelivered Gaza aid returned to Cyprus

ndelivered Gaza aid returned to Cyprus

Gaza [Palestine], April 4: A sea convoy of undelivered food for Gaza has been returned to Cyprus after the killing...

Human rights groups warn 'nowhere safe' in Gaza

Human rights groups warn 'nowhere safe' in Gaza

Gaza [Palestine], April 4: A group of international aid organisations warned that time is running out for international action to...

'Plausible risk of genocide in Gaza': UN council eyes Israel arms embargo

'Plausible risk of genocide in Gaza': UN council...

Geneva [Switzerland], April 4: The UN Human Rights Council will consider a draft resolution on Friday calling for an arms...

Iran's Supreme Leader threatens Israel with a 'slap'

Iran's Supreme Leader threatens Israel with a 'slap'

Tehran [Iran], April 4: Iran's Supreme Leader announced that Israel would "receive a slap" after the recent airstrike on Iran's...

A woman died while rescuing a cat trapped in a house that collapsed due to an earthquake in Taiwan

A woman died while rescuing a cat trapped...

Taipei [Taiwan], April 4: A woman who tried to rescue her pet cat from a collapsed building in Hualien after...

Ukrainian intelligence revealed the target of the upcoming attack on Russia?

Ukrainian intelligence revealed the target of the upcoming...

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 4: Senior officials from Ukraine's military intelligence agency (HUR) revealed a plan for a third attack on...

France rejected Russia's statement about negotiating the Ukraine conflict

France rejected Russia's statement about negotiating the Ukraine...

Moscow [Russia], April 4: Russia said it had had ministerial-level discussions with France about the possibility of negotiating the conflict...

Ruling makes Florida new epicentre in US abortion battle

Ruling makes Florida new epicentre in US abortion...

Florida [US], April 4: Florida's Supreme Court delivered two rulings on abortion on Monday, with competing consequences.

Ukraine lowers combat call-up age to boost numbers

Ukraine lowers combat call-up age to boost numbers

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 4: Kyiv and Moscow have both faced heavy losses on the battlefield after two years of war,...

Rescue efforts continue after 900 injured in earthquake

Rescue efforts continue after 900 injured in earthquake

Taipei [Taiwan], April 4: Rescue efforts are underway in Taiwan after a 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck the island's eastern coast,...

The Israel-Gaza war is at a crossroads

The Israel-Gaza war is at a crossroads

Gaza [Palestine], April 4: All except the shortest wars have times when killing is an unchanging, grim routine. There are...

AD Ports Group, General Company for Ports of Iraq sign preliminary agreement to develop Al Faw Grand Port, Economic Zone

AD Ports Group, General Company for Ports of...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], April 4: AD Ports Group (ADX: ADPORTS), a leading facilitator of global trade, logistics and industry, today...

Euro area annual inflation down to 2.4% in March

Euro area annual inflation down to 2.4% in...

Brussels [Belgium], April 4: Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 2.4% in March 2024, down from 2.6% in...

U.S. stocks drop as oil, Treasury yields touch 2024 highs

U.S. stocks drop as oil, Treasury yields touch...

New York [US], Aril 3: U.S. stocks ended lower on Tuesday, as investors continued to worry that the Federal Reserve...

Death of aid worker in Gaza airstrike, outrageous, unacceptable: Australian FM

Death of aid worker in Gaza airstrike, outrageous,...

Canberra [Australia], April 3: Australia's Foreign Minister Penny Wong has condemned Israel for an airstrike that killed an Australian citizen...

Philippines issues tsunami alert after powerful earthquake in China's Taiwan

Philippines issues tsunami alert after powerful earthquake in...

Manila [Philippines], April 3: The Philippines on Wednesday issued an evacuation advisory for coastal areas in northern Luzon after a...

12-year-old dies, two injured after Finland school shooting

12-year-old dies, two injured after Finland school shooting

Helsinki [Finland], April 3: A 12-year-old child has died after being shot in a primary school in the Finnish city...

Al Jazeera rejects Netanyahu's 'new lies' as he vows to ban it

Al Jazeera rejects Netanyahu's 'new lies' as he...

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 3: Qatari network Al Jazeera has rejected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's accusations and said it...

Three dead in Swiss helicopter crash

Three dead in Swiss helicopter crash

Bern [Switzerland], April 3: Three people have died in a helicopter crash in Switzerland on Tuesday, according to the police.

At least 29 killed in fire at Istanbul nightclub

At least 29 killed in fire at Istanbul...

Istanbul [Turkey], April 3: At least 29 people died when a fire erupted at an Istanbul nightclub undergoing renovations, the...

World condemns attack on aid convoy

World condemns attack on aid convoy

Gaza [Palestine], April 3: World leaders have expressed horror and anger following an Israeli air strike that killed seven aid...

Iran threatens Israel after two generals killed

Iran threatens Israel after two generals killed

Tehran [Iran], April 3: Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei was the latest to threaten Israel with retaliation a day after two...

Biden, Xi have first phone call since Nov

Biden, Xi have first phone call since Nov

Washington [US], April 3: US President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping have spoken on the phone for the...

Senegal's new president names PM

Senegal's new president names PM

Dakar [Senegal], April 3: Newly-elected Senegalese President Bassirou Diomaye Faye has appointed Ousmane Sonko, leader of the African Patriots of...