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UK records highest daily number of coronavirus cases

UK records highest daily number of coronavirus cases

London (UK) Dec 23: Another 36,804 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, marking the highest daily increase of...

Parliament dissolved, Israel heading to another elections

Parliament dissolved, Israel heading to another elections

Jerusalem (Israel) Dec 23: Israel's parliament was dissolved on Tuesday night amid a political crisis between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

France allows travelers from UK to enter with negative COVID-19 test

France allows travelers from UK to enter with...

Paris (France) Dec 23: France will lift its ban on travel from the United Kingdom (UK) from Wednesday subject to...

Senior UN official calls for efforts to preserve Iran nuclear deal

Senior UN official calls for efforts to preserve...

Beijing (China) Dec 23: UN Undersecretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs Rosemary DiCarlo on Tuesday called for efforts to preserve...

China to extend direct-benefit monetary policy tools to anchor market expectations

China to extend direct-benefit monetary policy tools to...

Beijing (China) Dec 23: China will prolong the policies on inclusive loan repayment extension and the credit loan support...

Chinese FM stresses importance of stable China-Russia ties in turbulent world

Chinese FM stresses importance of stable China-Russia ties...

Beijing (China) Dec 23: The more turbulent the world is, the more stable China-Russia relations should be, and the more...

China ready to join Laos for new chapter of ties: Xi

China ready to join Laos for new chapter...

Beijing (China) Dec 23: China is ready to work with Laos to open up a new stage and write a...

Iraqi PM confirms arrest of suspects for attacking Mustafa al-Kadhimi

Iraqi PM confirms arrest of suspects for attacking...

Baghdad (Iraq), December 22: Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi confirmed on Monday the arrest of several suspects for the latest...

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 2.5 mln as AU urges rapid testing to manage pandemic

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 2.5 mln as...

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), December 22: The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the African continent reached 2,508,815 as of Monday...

Over 1,100 killed in road accidents in first 11 months: Tanzanian police

Over 1,100 killed in road accidents in first...

Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), December 22: At least 1,158 people were killed and 2,089 others injured in road accidents in...

U.S. House panel subpoenas documents from top Trump officials over interference with CDC

U.S. House panel subpoenas documents from top Trump...

Washington (US), December 22: A panel in the Democratic-controlled U.S. House on Monday issued subpoenas seeking documents from top health...

Biden receives first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Biden receives first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Washington (US), December 22: U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Monday received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine during a...

UN assessment teams to enter Ethiopia's Tigray: spokesman

UN assessment teams to enter Ethiopia's Tigray: spokesman

United Nations, December 22: Two UN teams will enter Ethiopia's restive Tigray region on Monday to assess the humanitarian needs...

Chinese envoy calls for resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Chinese envoy calls for resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace...

United Nations, December 22: A Chinese envoy on Monday called for the resumption of peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians.

UK coronavirus variant currently has no significant impact on vaccines, severity: WHO experts

UK coronavirus variant currently has no significant impact...

Geneva (Switzerland), December 22: Despite a number of mutations so far of SARS-CoV-2 virus, the culprit behind the ongoing COVID-19...

UN Security Council recognizes role of Int'l Court of Justice

UN Security Council recognizes role of Int'l Court...

United Nations, December 22: The Security Council on Monday recognized the role of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in...

UNICEF launches COVID-19 vaccine market dashboard

UNICEF launches COVID-19 vaccine market dashboard

United Nations, December 22: The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Monday announced the launch of a COVID-19 vaccine market dashboard,...

Israeli assets abroad hit record high 558 bln USD in Q3: report

Israeli assets abroad hit record high 558 bln...

Jerusalem (Israel), December 21: The balance of assets held abroad by Israeli residents reached an all-time record high of about...

Sudan, Ethiopia agree to resume joint border committee meetings

Sudan, Ethiopia agree to resume joint border committee...

Khartoum (Sudan), December 21: Sudan and Ethiopia on Sunday agreed to resume meetings of the joint border committee on Dec....

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 2.49 mln: Africa CDC

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 2.49 mln: Africa...

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), December 21: The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the African continent reached 2,490,397 as of Sunday...

Algeria says to start anti-coronavirus vaccination in January 2021

Algeria says to start anti-coronavirus vaccination in January...

Algiers (Algeria), December 21: Algeria is to start anti-COVID-19 vaccination in January 2021, President Abdelmadjid Tebboune said on Sunday.

Tunisian citizen found slain after "terrorist" operation in central Tunisia

Tunisian citizen found slain after "terrorist" operation in...

Tunis (Tunisia), December 21: A Tunisian citizen was found slain on Sunday in the Slatnia region of Kasserine province in...

5 IS militants killed, 9 arrested in Iraq

5 IS militants killed, 9 arrested in Iraq

Baghdad (Iraq), December 20: The Iraqi security forces on Saturday killed five militants of the extremist Islamic State (IS) group...

Iraqi PM warns of collapse of state without financial reform

Iraqi PM warns of collapse of state without...

Baghdad (Iraq), December 20: Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi on Saturday warned of the collapse of the social and political...

Israel's Netanyahu gets vaccinated for COVID-19

Israel's Netanyahu gets vaccinated for COVID-19

Jerusalem (Israel), December 20: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got vaccinated for the COVID-19 virus on a live television broadcast Saturday...

Moroccan navy rescues 127 migrants in Mediterranean

Moroccan navy rescues 127 migrants in Mediterranean

Rabat (Morocco), December 20: The Moroccan navy rescued on Saturday 127 Spain-bound migrants in the Mediterranean, official news agency MAP...

Ethiopian PM says recent skirmish along Ethiopia-Sudan border not to break historic ties

Ethiopian PM says recent skirmish along Ethiopia-Sudan border...

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), December 20: Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Saturday said recent border skirmishes along the Ethiopia-Sudan border...