EU, G7 leaders urge preventing escalation in Mideast

Brussels [Belgium], April 15: European Union (EU) and Group of Seven (G7) leaders on Sunday called for preventing a further escalation of the situation in...

3 killed in Mexico helicopter crash

Mexico City [Mexico], April 15: At least three people were killed after a helicopter crashed south of Mexico City, local authorities said Sunday.

New Zealand, Singapore to deepen ties: PMs

Wellington [New Zealand], April 15: New Zealand and Singapore committed to strengthening cooperation in the next phase of their relationship.

Fans brave chill to hear Trump speak before trial

Schnecksville [US], April 15: Donald Trump's mounting legal woes are just more reason to stick behind the former president, his ardent supporters told AFP on...

Australia mourns Sydney mall stabbing victims

Sydney [Australia], April 15: A small evening vigil was held Sunday for the six people killed in a knife attack at a busy Sydney shopping...

Unpopular Sunak in 'doom loop' as defeat looms

London [UK], April 15: He's failed to meet key pledges, hit an opinion poll low, and even cramped the style of a popular Adidas...

Kuwait expresses sympathy over Oman rain victims

Muscat [Oman], April 15: The State of Kuwait expressed its sympathy and solidarity with the Sultanate of Oman over heavy rains' victims.

Iran's attack on Israel: UN warns region 'on the brink'

United Nations, April 15: Sunday's Security Council meeting was not considering any draft resolution or motion, it was a first call to discuss the situation,...

Iranian ambassador claims Tehran had 'no choice'

Tehran [Iran], April 15: Iran's ambassador repeated Tehran's claim that it was responding in "self-defence" after the April 1 explosion at its Damascus consulate in...

Iran attack on Israel: Iran spent 1, Israel spent 10 times more...

Jerusalem [Israel], April 15: Israel claimed to have stopped almost all of Iran's missile and drone attacks on April 14, but at a high price.

The US and China fight each other with similar tactics

Washington [US], April 15: While the US, Japan and the Philippines praised the success of recent bilateral and trilateral meetings between US President Joe Biden,...

Russian drone attacks focus on Kharkiv in Ukraine's north-east

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 15: Russian overnight drone attacks on Ukraine focused on the north-eastern city of Kharkiv, continuing a pattern seen over recent weeks, Ukrainian...

Landslides in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island kill 14 villagers

Jakarta [Indonesia], April 15: At least 14 people have died and another is missing after torrential rains triggered landslides on Indonesia's Sulawesi Island, an official...

Displaced people targeted during attempt to return to northern Gaza

Gaza [Palestine], April 15: In a video verified by Al Jazeera, a number of the displaced Palestinians recounted how they were targeted by the Israeli...

Sydney knife attacker had mental health issues

Sydney [Australia], April 15: The man who fatally stabbed six people in Sydney had mental health issues in the past.

G7 leaders condemn Iran, warn of risk of escalation

Washington [US], April 15: Leaders of the G7 nations condemned Iran's attack on Israel and said they would work to try to prevent an "uncontrollable...

US will not take part in any Israeli retaliatory action against Iran

Washington [US], April 15: President Joe Biden warned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the U.S. will not take part in a counter-offensive against Iran.

Tokyo stocks open lower on Monday

Tokyo [Japan], April 15: Tokyo stocks opened sharply lower Monday with the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average fell 647.28 points, or 1.64 percent, from Friday to...

More than 108,000 evacuated in Kazakhstan floods

Almaty [Kazakhstan], April 15: Kazakhstan has evacuated more than 108,000 people since floods began in the Central Asian nation last month, its emergencies ministry said...

Palestinian killed in Israeli settler raids in occupied West Bank

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 14: A Palestinian man has been killed in an attack by Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank, where tensions remain...

Rescue effort ends a day after deadly cable-car crash in Turkey

Istanbul [Turkey], April 14: The last remaining person out of 184 stranded mid-air after Friday's cable-car crash in southern Turkey has been rescued, disaster authority...

Australian PM praises 'hero' officer who killed attacker

London [UK], April 14: A female police officer who shot dead the knife attacker who killed six people and injured several others in a Sydney...

Last reactor at Ukraine's Zaporizhzhya power plant put into cold state

Kyiv [Ukraine], April 14: The last reactor at the Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant in southern Ukraine has been shut down as fighting continues in...

Tens of thousands gather in London to call for Gaza ceasefire

London [UK], April 14: Tens of thousands of pro-Palestinian protesters gathered in London on Saturday to call for a ceasefire and urge the British government...

UN Security Council to meet Sunday on Iran attack after Israel request

New York [US], April 14: The United Nations Security Council is set to meet after Israel requested the council condemn Iran's attack on Israel and...

Sydney knife attacker identified

Sydney [Australia], April 14: A knife-wielding man who killed six people in a Sydney shopping centre before being shot dead has been identified by Australian...

Sirens, blasts sound across Israel after Iran launches retaliatory attack

Tel Aviv [Israel], April 14: Iran launched a swarm of explosive drones and fired missiles at Israel late in its first ever direct attack on...