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US to send USD 820 million additional military assistance to Ukraine

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): The United States on Friday announced that it will provide Ukraine with USD 820 million ...


Russian Missile Strikes Kill at Least 21in Odesa

At least 21 people were killed and dozens injured early Friday in Russian missile strikes in Ukraine's Odesa region. At ...


US accuses Chinese companies of aiding Russia's war in Ukraine

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): The United States has accused several companies and research institutes in China of supporting Russia's ...


Russia in talks with EU on issue of goods transit to Kaliningrad: Deputy Foreign Minister

Moscow [Russia], July 1 (ANI): Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko said on Friday Moscow is currently in talks with ...


Ukraine needs 'hard work, determination' to join EU: Von der Leyen

Brussels [Belgium], July 1 (ANI/Xinhua): Ukraine's bid to join the European Union (EU) is "within reach" but requires "hard work, ...


In Ukraine's 'Painted Village' As War Nears

Petrykivka painters are continuing their craft as missiles hammer eastern Ukraine and the town's historic art collection is transported to ...


Russian Missile Strike in Odesa Kills at Least 21

Russian missile strikes killed at least 21 people and injured dozens in Ukraine's Odesa region Friday. At least one of ...


Russia Seizes Control of Partly Foreign-Owned Energy Project

Russian President Vladimir Putin has handed full control over a major oil and natural gas project partly owned by Shell ...


Humanitarian Needs Soar in Syria Amid Ongoing War

GENEVA - U.N. investigators warn that millions of Syrians face acute hunger as war continues to rage in the country ...


US Basketball Star Griner Goes on Trial in Russia on Drug Charges

U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner went on trial Friday in a court on the outskirts of Moscow to hear drug ...


US allows ship to unload Russian oil cargo after finding no breach of sanctions: Reports

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States on Friday allowed a halted oil tanker transporting fuel products from Russia ...


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Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

Indonesian president seeks immediate ceasefire in Ukraine

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said that he will urge his Russian and Ukrainian counterparts to open peace ...

French urged to conserve energy use to prepare for winter

PARIS, France: Amidst shortages and soaring prices caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine and subsequent supply cuts, the heads of ...

Pakistan's entry in BRICS dialogue 'blocked by one member': FO

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Foreign Office (FO) revealed on Monday that a member of the five-nation BRICS summit "obstructed Pakistan's ...

At this week's G7 meeting, imports of Russian gold to be banned

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the latest in a series of sanctions aimed at further isolating Russia economically over its invasion of ...

Brittney Griner trial begins in Russia

Facing up to 10 years in Russian prison, Brittney Griner began a trial for illegal drug possession in a court ...

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Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...

Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...

Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

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Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...


Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...


Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...


14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...


Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...


Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...


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