Hamas says it accepts UN-backed Gaza truce plan

Tel Aviv [Israel], June 12: Hamas accepts a U.N. resolution backing a plan to end the war with Israel in Gaza and is ready to...

Europe's new climate project launched in Finland

Helsinki [Finland], June 11: The European Commission on Monday inaugurated a sustainable development project, Destination Earth (DestinE), in Kajaani, Finland.

Apple introduces personal intelligence system across platforms

San Francisco [US], June 11: Apple on Monday introduced Apple Intelligence, the personal intelligence system for iPhone, iPad, and Mac that combines the power of...

Mexican president says no uptick in northern border migration following new U.S....

Mexico City [Mexico], June 11: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Monday that new immigration measures recently adopted by the United States had not...

Over 30 students sent to hospital after pepper spray exposure in Tokyo

Tokyo [Japan], June 11: More than 30 students in a school in Tokyo were taken to hospitals Tuesday after being accidentally exposed to pepper...

Austrian Airlines A320 plane badly damaged by a hailstorm

Vienna [Austria], June 11: An Austrian Airlines A320 plane was badly damaged by a hailstorm while on approach to Vienna Airport in Austria on Sunday...

Russian plane crashes in North Ossetia, killing crew

Moscow [Russia], June 11: A Russian Su-34 fighter jet crashed in the North Ossetian mountains during a training mission, resulting in the death of...

Singapore Airlines offers $10,000 for minor turbulence injuries

Singapore, June 11: Singapore Airlines Ltd. has offered US$10,000 in compensation to passengers who sustained minor injuries during a flight that hit extreme turbulence last...

Fire at Thailand's famous Chatuchak Weekend Market kills hundreds of caged animals

Bangkok [Thailand], June 11: Hundreds of caged animals died Tuesday after a fire struck Chatuchak Weekend Market, one of the most famous markets in Thailand's...

Blinken arrives in Middle East to push for Gaza ceasefire deal

Washington [US], June 11: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has arrived in the Middle East on his latest trip to the region, which he...

UNSC to vote on Gaza truce resolution

New York [US], June 11: The UN Security Council plans to vote on Monday on a resolution tabled by the United States that supports a...

France's far-right National Rally projected to win snap election

Paris [France], June 11: The far-right National Rally was forecast to win a snap election in France but fall short of an absolute majority in...

Singapore Airlines offers compensation to passengers on severely turbulent flight

Singapore, June 11: Singapore Airlines (SIAL.SI), opens new tab has sent offers of compensation to passengers on board a flight last month that encountered severe...

James Lawson, US civil rights leader who championed nonviolence, dies at 95

Washington [US], June 11: James Lawson, a prominent civil rights leader whose advocacy of nonviolent protest influenced Martin Luther King Jr. and helped shape the...

California public university academics end pro-Palestinian strike

California [US], June 11: Thousands of University of California academic workers who went on strike at six campuses protesting administrators' response to pro-Palestinian protests returned...

Iraqi court sentences 7 drug dealers to death

Baghdad [Iraq], June 10: An Iraqi court on Sunday issued death sentences to seven drug dealers, including a foreigner.

Regional bloc EAC's new secretary general vows to strengthen economic integration

Dares es Salaam [Tanzania], June 10: Veronica Mueni Nduva, the newly appointed secretary general of the East African Community (EAC), a regional bloc, said that...

Libya kicks off municipal council elections

Tripoli [Libya], June 10: The Libyan High National Elections Commission on Sunday announced the start of the municipal council elections in the country.

Libya seeks to increase daily oil production

Tripoli [Libya], June 10: Libyan Prime Minister Abdul-Hamed Dbeibah on Sunday emphasized the importance of consolidating the efforts of all government institutions to enhance oil...

Israel pounds Gaza a day after Al-Nuseirat camp massacre

Gaza [Palestine], June 10: Israeli forces pounded central Gaza on Sunday, a day after killing 274 Palestinians during a raid, and tanks advanced into further...

Body of British TV host Michael Mosley found on Greek island

London [UK], June 10: The wife of a well-known British TV doctor and columnist said it is "devastating" to have lost her "wonderful, funny, kind...

Trump to hold rally in US swing state Nevada

Washington [USA], June 10: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will hold an outdoor rally in sweltering Las Vegas, Nevada, seeking to shore up support in...

Ukraine claims damageto modern Su-57 jet deep inside Russia

Moscow [Russia], June 10: A modern Su-57 combat jet has been damaged in an attack by Ukrainian forces inside Russian territory almost 600 kilometres from...

Iran announces list of presidential candidates, former leader disqualified

Tehran [Iran], June 10: Iran's Ministry of Interior on June 9 announced 6 candidates qualified to run for president on June 28 to replace late...

Ukraine war day 837: 103 villages attacked; Russia accused France of lying

Moscow [Russia], June 10: On June 9, the Ukrainian army announced that Russia had targeted 103 settlements and 93 infrastructure facilities in Ukraine in the...

Israel's controversial rescue operation

Jerusalem [Israel], June 10: The Israeli army yesterday announced that the health of four hostages rescued from the Nuseirat refugee camp in the central Gaza...

US foreign policy after the special presidential election

Washington [US], June 10: Up to now, it is almost certain that the US Presidential election taking place next November will be a race between...