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Israeli official: US Palestinian mission...

'US Palestinian mission unlikely to...

World

Sun, Oct 24 2021

The Jerusalem consulate was subsumed into the US Embassy that was moved to the contested city from Tel...

China strengthens land border protection...

China passes land border protection...

East Asia

Sun, Oct 24 2021

This comes amid a protracted standoff with India, worries about spillover effects from Taliban-controlled...

Myanmar says committed to Asean peace...

Myanmar says committed to Asean peace...

South-East Asia

Sun, Oct 24 2021

Asean decided on October 15 to sideline the junta leader for failing to end hostilities, initiate dialogue,...

Colombia's most wanted drug lord Otoniel...

Colombia's most wanted drug lord...

World

Sun, Oct 24 2021

Colombia had offered a reward of up to $800,000 for information on him, while the US had put up a reward...

US envoy urges North Korea to end provocations,...

US envoy urges North Korea to end...

World

Sun, Oct 24 2021

Pyongyang so far has rejected US overtures

Focus turns to safety fears before New...

Focus turns to safety fears before movie...

Showtime

Sun, Oct 24 2021

Rust Movie Productions said in a statement it had not been aware of any safety concerns but was investigating...

Hundreds flee Nigerian jail after attack...

Hundreds escape in Nigeria...

Africa

Sat, Oct 23 2021

It follows similar attacks in Imo state in April where more than 1,800 inmates were freed, while another...

UN plane aborts landing as air strike...

UN plane aborts landing as air strike...

World

Sat, Oct 23 2021

The two sides have been fighting for almost a year in a conflict that has killed thousands of people...

Russian, Chinese warships hold first...

Russia, China hold first joint Pacific...

World

Sat, Oct 23 2021

The naval manoeuvres have been closely watched by Japan which said earlier this week that a group of...

Red Cross warns aid groups not enough...

Red Cross wary of Afghan humanitarian...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 23 2021

Afghanistan fell in crisis by the abrupt end of billions of dollars in foreign assistance following the...

Israel designates Palestinian civil...

Israel labels Palestinian civil society...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 23 2021

The announcement draws criticism from international rights bodies

White House repeats no Taiwan policy...

US says no Taiwan policy change; experts...

North America

Sat, Oct 23 2021

Biden misspoke when he said US would defend Taiwan if the island were attacked by China, says White House...

Prop gun in Alec Baldwin accidental...

Alec Baldwin was given loaded gun and...

North America

Sat, Oct 23 2021

The assistant director who handed Baldwin the prop gun did not know it contained live rounds, court records...

Pfizer/BioNTech Covid jabs show 90.7%...

Pfizer/BioNTech jabs 90.7% effective...

World

Fri, Oct 22 2021

The vaccine already has US regulatory authorization for people who are at least 12 years old, including...

Myanmar rejects Asean decision to exclude...

Myanmar bins Asean junta leader...

South-East Asia

Fri, Oct 22 2021

On October 15, the junta leader was sidelined from attending the bloc's next summit  

Report: Plastics to outpace coal's greenhouse...

Plastic to emit more greenhouse than...

World

Fri, Oct 22 2021

Plastic industry releases at least 232 million tons of greenhouse gases annually, which is...

Outgoing UN envoy says Myanmar has spiraled...

UN envoy: Myanmar in civil war

World

Fri, Oct 22 2021

The chance to return to democracy is disappearing and signaling that further targeted sanctions could...

Queen Elizabeth in good spirits after...

Queen Elizabeth stayed overnight in...

World

Fri, Oct 22 2021

The Palace gave no details on what had prompted such medical attention

Afghan women appeal UN not to allow...

Afghan women against Taliban’s UN...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 22 2021

Amid reports of women rights violation, the global body is considering rival claims on who should represent...

US CDC signs off on Moderna, J&J Covid...

US CDC okays Moderna, J&J vaccine...

North America

Fri, Oct 22 2021

About 11.6 million Americans have received a booster dose so far

Putin: Russia mulling excluding Taliban...

Russia to omit Taliban from extremism...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 22 2021

Russia labelled the Taliban a "terrorist organisation" in 2003