Biden promises help after bridge collapse

Washington [US], March 27: US President Joe Biden has promised swift aid to expedite efforts to rebuild the bridge that collapsed in Baltimore.

President Zelensky dismisses Secretary of Ukraine's Security Council

Kyiv [Ukraine], March 27: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky dismissed the Secretary of the National Security and Defence Council, Olexiy Danilov, on Tuesday.

Russian Security Council says Ukraine behind concert hall attack

Moscow [Russia], March 27: Despite credible claims by Islamist terrorists, the secretary of Russia's National Security Council, Nikolai Patrushev, has blamed Ukraine for the attack...

Abdullah bin Zayed visits National Museum in Prague

Prague [Czech Republic], March27: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs, visited the National Museum in Prague on the sidelines...

Air Arabia resumes direct flights from Sharjah to Gizan in Saudi Arabia

Sharjah [UAE], March 27: Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa's first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) operator, has announced the resumption of...

Working together for a healthier, safer world: WHO and IPU renew partnership

Geneva [Switzerland], March 27: The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) today signed a new memorandum of understanding (MoU), reaffirming the critical...

Abdullah bin Zayed meets Czech Prime Minister in Prague

Prague [Czech Republic], March 27: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with Petr Fiala, Prime Minister of the Czech...

Putin says Moscow terror attack committed by radical Islamists, more questions remain

Moscow [Russia], March 26: Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that the deadly terrorist attack in the Crocus City Hall in suburban Moscow was carried...

Three missing after tanker picks up 139 boat people from Libya

Rome [Italy], March 26: Three migrants remain missing at sea after an oil tanker picked up 139 people from an unseaworthy vessel on the way...

US court gives Trump more time to post bond in civil fraud...

New York [US], March 26: An appeals court has granted former US president Donald Trump more time to pay a multi-million dollar judgement in a...

US VP Harris warns Israel of 'consequences' of Rafah assault

Washington [US], March 26: Israel could face "consequences" if it launches a ground assault on the city of Rafah in southern Gaza, the US vice...

Four men charged over Moscow concert attack

Moscow [Russia], March 26: Four men accused of gunning down scores of people at a concert outside the Russian capital, Moscow, have been charged...

UN resolution on Gaza ceasefire must be swiftly implemented: Guterres

New York [US], March 26: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has demanded the swift implementation of a new UN Security Council resolution calling for a...

Japan must ignore past abductions for better ties: N Korea

Seoul [South Korea], March 26: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's powerful sister said Monday that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has requested a summit...

Philippines summons Chinese envoy over 'aggressive actions'

Manila [Philippines], March 26: The Philippines said Monday it had summoned a Chinese envoy over "aggressive actions" by the China Coast Guard and other vessels...

Russians lower flags in mourning, suspects charged in deadly concert-hall attack

Moscow [Russia], March 26: Russia lowered flags to half-mast for a day of mourning and charged four men it accused of gunning down scores of...

UN Security Council demands immediate Gaza ceasefire after US abstains

New York [US], March 26: The United Nations Security Council adopted a resolution demanding an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants Hamas after the...

Netanyahu cancels Israeli delegation to US over UN Gaza vote

Tel Aviv [Israel], March 26: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he will not send a delegation as planned to Washington after the United States...

UAE, Paraguay Presidents discuss bilateral relations, regional developments

Abu Dhabi [UAE], March 26: President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Excellency Santiago Peña, President of the Republic of Paraguay,...

UAE and Jordan conduct joint food aid airdrop in northern Gaza

Abu Dhabi [UAE], March 26: The Joint Operations Command of the Ministry of Defence announced that the UAE Air Force and the Royal Jordanian...

EU provides €600 million to strengthen rescEU firefighting fleet

Brussels [Belgium], March 26: The European Commission is financing the purchase of new firefighting planes to increase the aerial firefighting capacity of rescEU, the EU...

UAE welcomes UN Security Council resolution demanding immediate ceasefire in Gaza during...

Abu Dhabi [UAE], March 26: The UAE has strongly welcomed the UN Security Council's adoption of a resolution that demands for the first time...

Italy commemorates victims of 1944 Nazi massacre

Rome [Italy], March 25: Italy commemorated a massacre by German occupying troops on the outskirts of Rome during World War II with a memorial service...

Eight-year-old boy to climb to Everest base camp

London [UK], March 25: An eight-year-old mountaineer from Britain said he is "excited" ahead of climbing to Mount Everest base camp with his mother to...

Israel attacks Hezbollah targets in Lebanon

Tel Aviv [Israel], March 25: Israeli attacked targets of the Iran-backed Shiite militia Hezbollah in Lebanon, the army said in the early hours of Sunday.

Only effective way to deliver Gaza aid is by land: Guterres

Cairo [Egypt], March 25: The only effective and efficient way to deliver heavy goods to meet Gaza's humanitarian needs is by road and includes an...

Israeli forces surround two more Gaza hospitals, says Palestinian Red Crescent

Tel Aviv [Israel], March 25: Israeli forces have surrounded two more hospitals in the Gaza Strip, the Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said, describing intense...