Israeli PM says not to allow Iran to obtain nuclear weapons

Jerusalem (Israel), April 13: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Israel will never allow Iran to obtain nuclear weapons.

COVID-19 cases rise to 142,587 in Myanmar

Yangon (Myanmar), April 12: The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Myanmar has risen to 142,587, including 11 newly detected infections, according to a...

COVID-19 death toll in U.S. California exceeds 60,000

San Francisco (US), April 12: The death toll from COVID-19 in the U.S. state of California has exceeded 60,000, the San Francisco Chronicle reported on...

NASA's Mars helicopter delays first flight

Washington (US), April 12: NASA has chosen to reschedule its Ingenuity Mars Helicopter's first experimental flight on the Red Planet to no earlier than April...

International organizations express grave concern over situation in Somalia

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), April 12: The African Union (AU), the European Union (EU), Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the United Nations (UN) have expressed...

Russian ISS Crew Offers Congratulations on 60th Anniversary of First Manned Spaceflight

Moscow (Russia), April 12: Russian cosmonauts on board the International Space Station (ISS) have congratulated everyone with the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's historic space...

Iran urges ROK to unfreeze bank assets as soon as possible

Tehran (Iran), April 12: Iran's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri on Sunday called on the Republic of Korea (ROK) to unfreeze Iran's assets in its banks...

Turkey confirms 50,678 new COVID-19 cases, 3,849,011 in total

Ankara (Turkey), April 12: Turkey on Sunday reported 50,678 new COVID-19 cases, including 2,548 symptomatic patients, raising the total number in the country to...

UN envoy informs Cypriot community leaders of meeting to restart peace talks

Nicosia (Cyprus), April 12: The United Nations (UN) special envoy on Cyprus Jane Holl Lute on Sunday briefed Cypriot community leaders on the details of...

UK records another 1,730 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

London (UK), April 12: Another 1,730 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to...

New virus cases back under 600 on fewer tests; curbs extended amid...

Seoul (South Korea), April 12: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell back below 600 for the first time in six days Monday partly due...

Moon's approval rating dips to record low of 33.4 pct: Realmeter

Soeul (South Korea), April 12: President Moon Jae-in's approval rating hit an all-time low of 33.4 percent, a poll showed Monday, as his Democratic Party...

AstraZeneca vaccine rollout resumed, those under 30 excluded

Seoul (South Korea), April 12: South Korea on Sunday decided to resume administering AstraZeneca vaccines to eligible recipients after temporarily putting the program on hold...

Rampant gun violence makes U.S. a proven hypocrite on human rights

Washington (US), April 12: A recent string of mass shootings in the United States have once again proved that the country, always proclaiming itself a...

France to extend interval between mRNA vaccine jabs to speed up rollout

Paris (France), April 12: France will extend the interval between the two doses of mRNA coronavirus vaccine by two more weeks to quickly inoculate more...

Australian PM concedes population may not all be vaccinated this year

Canberra (Australia), April 12: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has conceded that Australians might not all receive coronavirus vaccines in 2021.

Russia Urges US to Take More Responsible Approach on Ukraine Instead of...

Moscow (Russia), April 11: Moscow urges Washington to take a more responsible approach toward the situation around Ukraine and not to escalate tensions that are...

COVID-19 variants spread leads to surge of new cases in Canada

Ottawa (Canada), April 11: The rapid spread of more contagious COVID-19 variants is believed to have driven a devastating third wave in Canada.

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 4.33 mln: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), April 11: The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,330,666 as of Saturday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control...

Argentina surpasses 2.5 mln cases of COVID-19

Buenos Aires (Argentina), April 11: The Argentinean Ministry of Health reported on Saturday that the number of cases of the novel coronavirus in the...

Chile registers 8,124 new cases of COVID-19

Santiago (Chile), April 11: reported 8,124 new cases of COVID-19 and 105 more deaths on Saturday.

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 350,000

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), April 11: Brazil's COVID-19 death toll has risen to 351,334 after 2,616 new deaths were reported in the last 24 hours,...

U.S. says Vienna nuclear talks productive, voicing hope for more "constructive attitude"...

Washington (US), April 4: A senior U.S. official said Friday that the Vienna talks over the Iran nuclear deal were productive, and hoped that Tehran...

Boris Johnson Opts Out of Prince Philip's Funeral Amid COVID19 Restrictions

Moscow (Russia), April 11: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not attend the funeral of Prince Philip later this month in order to make room...

Iran launches advanced IR-6 uranium enrichment centrifuges to mark Day of Nuclear...

Tehran (Iran), April 11: Iran celebrated its National Day of Nuclear Technology on Saturday with an event held simultaneously in Tehran and in nuclear sites...

Seoul stocks expected to gain ground next week on foreign buying

Seoul (South Korea), April 11: South Korean stocks are likely to continue upward movement next week as expected solid earnings reports for the first quarter...

New virus cases in 600s for 3rd day amid extended social distancing...

Seoul (South Korea), April 11: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 600s for the third consecutive day Sunday amid looming concerns over...