One militant killed, two soldiers injured in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon...

Yaounde [Cameroon], June 25: Two soldiers have been injured and one Boko Haram fighter killed in clashes in Cameroon's Far North region, army and local...

Wildfire near Turkish resort largely contained: president

Ankara [Turkey] June 25: The wildfire near an Aegean coastal resort in southwestern Turkey has been largely contained although it is still spreading in a...

Iraq sees case surge in possible 5th COVID-19 wave

Baghdad [Iraq], June 25: The Iraqi health ministry on Friday warned of the possible fifth wave of COVID-19 pandemic in the country with daily cases...

Qatari emir arrives in Egypt for 1st visit since reconciliation

Cairo [Egypt], June 25: Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Cairo on Friday for his first visit to Egypt since the...

130 Palestinians injured in West Bank clashes with Israeli soldiers: medics

Ramallah [Palestine], June 25: At least 130 Palestinian protesters were injured on Friday during clashes with Israeli soldiers in several West Bank villages, according to...

EU unveils plans to issue 50 bln euros in bonds

Brussels [Belgium], June 25: The European Commission on Friday announced plans to issue 50 billion euros (52.8 billion U.S. dollars) of EU-Bonds to finance the...

Business confidence rises in Italy despite dip in consumer sentiment levels

Rome [Italy], June 25: Businesses in Italy were more confident about the future in June than a month earlier although consumer confidence declined over the...

EU might convene extraordinary summit on energy: Italian PM

Rome [Italy], June 25: Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi said Friday that the European Union (EU) would hold an extraordinary energy summit if natural gas...

BA.5 becomes dominant COVID-19 variant in Germany

Berlin [Germany], June 25: The Omicron sub-lineage BA.5 became the dominant COVID-19 variant in Germany, accounting for around half of infections, according to the Robert...

Denmark to cut electricity tax to curb energy prices

Copenhagen [Denmark], June 25: Denmark will temporarily reduce tax on electricity starting from the fourth quarter of this year as a means of "compensation to...

Two killed, several wounded in Oslo nightclub shooting: police

Oslo [Norway], June 25: Two people were killed and several severely injured in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway's capital Oslo, Norwegian police said...

U.S. Congress sends gun bill to White House

Washington [US], June 25: The U.S. Congress sent a gun bill to the White House on Friday.

UM consumer sentiment index drops in June

Chicago [US], June 25: The Consumer Sentiment Index released Friday by the University of Michigan (UM) Surveys of Consumers fell to 50.0 in the June...

Research on gun violence thwarted in U.S.: report

New York [US], June 25: For more than 20 years, the U.S. federal government failed to properly support research into gun violence, reported Scientific American...

Gold rises as U.S. dollar falls

Chicago [US], June 25: Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Friday as the U.S. dollar fell.

Cuba's Expocaribe trade fair returns after two-year pandemic hiatus

Havana [Cuba], June 25: The International Expocaribe trade fair has returned for its 17th edition in Cuba's eastern province of Santiago de Cuba following a...

Oil prices rise on tight supplies

New York [US], June 25: Oil prices rose on Friday, driven by renewed concerns over tight supplies.

Canada's job vacancies reach one mln in April

Ottawa [Canada], June 25: Employers in Canada were actively seeking to fill about one million vacant positions at the beginning of April, up 44.4 percent...

Boeing announces 2022 supplier award

San Francisco [US], June 25: Boeing on Friday announced its top-performing suppliers at the company's 2022 Supplier of the Year event, recognizing nine companies for...

IMF chief sees "narrowing path" to avoiding U.S. recession

Washington [US], June 25 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief said Friday that there is "a narrowing path" to avoiding a U.S. recession, highlighting...

Dow jumps over 800 points in marked comeback rally

New York [US], June 25: U.S. stocks rose on Friday as comeback rally picked up steam on Wall Street.

Singapore reports 6,516 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore , June 25: Singapore reported 6,516 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the total tally to 1,397,074.

Myanmar reports 6 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], June 25: Myanmar confirmed six new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally in the country to 613,538, according to...

Hosts Mongolia grabs eight medals at Ulan Bator Grand Slam of judo

Ulan Bator [Mongolia], June 25: Host nation Mongolia grabbed eight medals, including two golds on the first day of the Ulan Bator Grand Slam of...

China always stands with Pakistan, offers supports on political, diplomatic fronts: Pakistani...

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25: China has always stood with Pakistan and supported it on political and diplomatic fronts in the promotion of peace, Pakistani Prime...

2 terrorists killed in military operation in NW Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25: Pakistani security forces have killed two terrorists during a recent operation in the country's northwestern district of Dera Ismail Khan, the...

Yoon says revision of 52-hour work week not yet official

Seoul (South Korea), June 24: President Yoon Suk-yeol said Friday that a revision to the 52-hour legal work week has not been officially decided by...