Ukraine war on day 813: President Zelensky arrived in Kharkiv amid an...

Kharkiv [Ukraine], May 17: While Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Kyiv was sending more reinforcements to Kharkiv , the Ukrainian army admitted that it could...

Solution to the mystery of transporting stone blocks to build Egyptian pyramids

Cairo [Egypt], May 17: The Guardian reported that in research published on May 16, archaeologists discovered a 64 km long river flowing through the Giza...

US House votes to force weapons shipments to Israel, rebuking Biden

Washington [US], May 17: The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Thursday that would force President Joe Biden to send weapons to...

Brazil flooding forces plan for 'tent cities' to house the displaced

Brasilia [Brazil], May 17: Brazil's southernmost state is planning at least four "tent cities" to accommodate some 8,000 people currently in improvised shelters due to...

Suspect charged with attempted murder of Slovak PM Fico

Bratislava [Slovakia], May 17: A man has been charged with the attempted murder of Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico after the politician was seriously hurt...

Putin and Xi pledge a new era and condemn the United States

Moscow [Russia], May 17: China's Xi Jinping and Russia's Vladimir Putin pledged a "new era" of partnership between the two most powerful rivals of the...

Slovak PM Fico in serious but stable condition, can speak a little

Bratislava [Slovakia], May 17: Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico remains in a serious but stable condition and is able to speak a little, the country's...

UAE key partner in China's global expansion, says Chinese Ambassador

Abu Dhabi [UAE], May 17: Zhang Yiming, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the UAE, has emphasised the significance of the ongoing China-Arab...

Hoor Al Qasimi appointed Artistic Director of 2026 Biennale of Sydney

Sydney [Australia], May 17: Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi has been appointed as the Artistic Director of the Biennale of Sydney, scheduled to take place from...

SEWA implements projects to enhance Kalba's 'Hanging Gardens'

Sharjah [UAE], May 17: In a bid to enhance development projects in Kalba, the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority (SEWA) has undertaken initiatives to...

Arab League's Bahrain Declaration calls for deployment of peacekeepers to occupied territories,...

Manama [Bahrain], May 17: The Arab League Summit in Bahrain concluded today with the "Bahrain Declaration," a comprehensive statement addressing the Palestinian cause.

Dubai Humanitarian champions sustainable solutions at Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks in...

Dubai [UAE], May 17: Dubai Humanitarian, a leading global advocate for sustainable humanitarian practices, showcased its commitment to transformative action at the Humanitarian Networks and...

Singapore sees new leader take power for first time in 20 years

Singapore, May 16: Singapore saw its first change in power in 20 years when Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong handed the reins to his deputy...

Britain's Queen Camilla vows no more new fur in her wardrobe

London [UK], May 16: Britain's Queen Camilla has pledged to buy no new fur products for her wardrobe, animal rights group Peta (People for the...

Zelensky cancels foreign trips as situation worsens in Kharkiv

Kyiv [Ukraine], May 16: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has cancelled all trips abroad in the coming days in light of the advancing Russian offensive in...

EU, NATO officials criticise Georgia 'foreign agents' law

Tbilisi [Georgia], May 16: European Commission and NATO officials on Wednesday criticized Georgia's adoption of a law requiring foreign-funded organizations to register as "foreign agents."

Vietnam is an attractive destination for Danish businesses

Efforts to promote cooperation in sustainable agricultural development and green transformation in agricultural and food production are the focus of the business trip to Vietnam...

The plane carrying 468 people made an emergency landing due to an...

Jakarta [Indonesia], May 16: The Straits Times reported on May 16 that a plane carrying 468 people of Garuda Indonesia Airlines from Indonesia to Saudi...

The female billionaire demanded that the exhibition remove her 'unflattering' portrait

Sydney [Australia], May 16: Australia's richest female billionaire Gina Rinehart is asking the National Gallery of Australia to remove her portrait from an exhibition but...

The American billionaire who owns Marseille Club wants to buy TikTok

Washington [USA], May 17: Billionaire Frank McCourt, former owner of the famous Los Angeles Dodgers baseball club, said on May 15 that he is working...

Yet another 'inflating' fallacy about the East Sea

Beijing [China], May 16: In particular, the South China Morning Post published an article titled: "China's research center: The risk of Vietnam expanding the dispute...

Russian Shelling Injures Two in Central Kharkiv: Governor

Israeli troops battled militants across Gaza on Wednesday, including in the southern city of Rafah that had been a refuge for civilians, in an upsurge...

Gaza fighting intensifies, Israel questions UN site presence

Gaza [Palestine], May 16: Israeli troops battled militants across Gaza on Wednesday, including in the southern city of Rafah that had been a refuge for...

Blinken offers new US aid as Kyiv reels from renewed Russian attacks

Washington [USA], May 16: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced a $2 billion fund to help Ukraine build up its defense industrial base.

Who is 'The Fly', the French gangster on the run after a...

Paris [France], May 16: Hundreds of police are scouring northern France for Mohamed Amra, a fugitive known as "The Fly" who was freed by gunmen...

Slovak prime minister in life-threatening condition after being shot

Bratislava [Slovakia], May 16: Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico suffered life-threatening injuries when he was shot and wounded in an attempted assassination that stunned his...

Four dead in New Caledonia riots, France declares state of emergency

Noumea [New Caledonia], May 16: France declared a state of emergency on the Pacific island of New Caledonia yesterday after three young indigenous Kanak and...