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Rouhani: US offered to remove all sanctions...

Rouhani: US offered to remove all sanctions...

World

Fri, Sep 27 2019

'It was up for debate what sanctions will be lifted and they (the United States) had said clearly...

S African sisters describe Saudi detention...

S African sisters describe Saudi detention...

World

Wed, Jun 26 2019

Yumna Desai, a former English teacher at the University of Ha'il in northern Saudi Arabia, said she...

Plane catches fire at Tehran airport;...

Plane catches fire at Tehran airport;...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The fire broke out after the aircraft's landing gear did not open properly

US: Iran missile program destabilizing...

US: Iran missile program destabilizing...

World

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The United States has accused Iran of defying a UN Security Council resolution by carrying out a ballistic...

UN rights expert: Israel depriving Palestinians...

UN rights expert: Israel depriving Palestinians...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 18 2019

Michael Lynk, UN special rapporteur on human rights in the Palestinian territories, said that Israel...

China defends Xinjiang centres for Muslims,...

China defends Xinjiang centres for Muslims,...

East Asia

Sun, Mar 17 2019

China has faced growing international opprobrium for the centres that UN experts describe as detention...

Saudi official says kingdom pursuing...

Saudi official says kingdom pursuing...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 15 2019

Three dozen Western countries, including all 28 European Union members, called on Saudi Arabia last week...

UN envoy fears ‘new crisis’ for Rohingya...

UN envoy fears ‘new crisis’ for Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 11 2019

Shah Kamal, secretary of Disaster Management and Relief Ministry, said the government was in talks with...

UN expert: North Korea maintains repression,...

UN expert: North Korea maintains repression,...

World

Sat, Mar 9 2019

North Korea has frozen its nuclear and missile testing since 2017 and held several summits with the United...

UN urges social media, investors to...

UN urges social media, investors to...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Facebook said this month it had banned four insurgent groups fighting Myanmar's military after it...

Suicide bomber who killed 27 members...

Suicide bomber who killed 27 members...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 19 2019

One other member of the militant cell that planned the attack was also a Pakistani citizen, the head...

WHO: Children, babies dying from cold...

WHO: Children, babies dying from cold...

World

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Many displaced had walked for days or travelled in open trucks, arriving malnourished and exhausted following...

UN expert to lead international inquiry...

UN expert to lead international inquiry...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Earlier on Thursday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said it was time for an international...

US calls on Russia to destroy new missile...

US calls on Russia to destroy new missile...

North America

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Robert Wood, US disarmament ambassador, said the system was capable of carrying both conventional and...

UN delivers food for 9.5 million in...

UN delivers food for 9.5 million in...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Yemen's nearly four-year war and economic collapse have left 15.9 million people

West calls on China to close Uighur...

West calls on China to close Uighur...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 6 2018

At a debate at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva -- which reports on human rights in each UN member...

Chinese official: China is educating,...

Chinese official: China is educating,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 13 2018

'Islam was a good thing in China's view, but Islamic extremists were the common foes of...

UN: Myanmar army, government aim to...

UN: Myanmar army, government aim to...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The group Reporters Without Borders estimates that around 20 journalists were prosecuted last year in...

Yemen peace talks collapse in Geneva...

Yemen peace talks collapse in Geneva...

Middle East

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Yemeni foreign minister Khaled al-Yamani accused the Houthis of being totally irresponsible and of trying...

Red Cross warns of food crisis in North...

Red Cross warns of food crisis in North...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Drought and floods have long been a seasonal threat in North Korea, which lacks irrigation systems and...

UN: China holds million Uighurs in secret...

UN: China holds million Uighurs in secret...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The US mission to the United Nations said on Twitter that it was deeply troubled by reports of an ongoing...