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Indian prime minister laments India's role at United Nation

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

US Threatens to Close Embassy in Baghdad

The United States is threatening to close its embassy in Baghdad amid frustrations over attacks by Shi'ite militias.News organizations quoted ...

Armenians accuse Turkey of involvement in conflict with Azerbaijan

As fighting between Armenians and Azerbaijanis continued for a second day, Armenian officials accused Turkey of directly intervening in the ...

World groups term Pak as killing field for minorities: India at UN

Geneva [Switzerland], September 28 (ANI): Underscoring that Pakistan is known as the "killing field" for the minorities, India on Monday ...

Issue of Activist who removed Pak flag in PoK raised at UNHRC

Geneva [Switzerland], September 28 (ANI): Exiled political leaders from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) have raised the issue of abduction, torture, ...

Mr. NO: 5 facts about the USSR's most iconic Foreign Minister

Andrei Gromyko used to say that he prefers 10 years of negotiations to one day of war and stood by ...

When politicians use hate speech, political violence increases

Politicians deepen existing divides when they use inflammatory language, such as hate speech, and this makes their societies more likely ...

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J-K's Rajouri

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 28 (ANI): Pakistan on Monday initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation along Line of Control ...

OAS slams Azerbaijan's violence, supports Karabakh

PanARMENIAN.Net - The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (GS/OAS) has strongly condemned the recent military aggression of ...

New Chair of IAEA Board of Governors Elected

The IAEA Board of Governors elected by acclamation Ambassador Heidi Alberta Hulan as the Chairperson of the IAEA's Board of ...

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J-K's Kupwara district

Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 28 (ANI): Pakistan on Monday initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation along the Line of ...

200 Dgte school kids eyed as beneficiaries for SK tutoring prog

DUMAGUETE CITY, Sept. 28 (PIA) -- Some 200 school children from Grade 1 to Grade 6 are eyed as beneficiaries ...

U.S. federal judge halts Trump administration's TikTok ban

Photo taken on Jan. 12, 2019 shows the White House and a stop sign in Washington D.C., the United States. ...

Trump suggests for pre-debate 'drug test'

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): US President Donald Trump has once again suggested that he and Democratic presidential nominee Joe ...

Biden calls for urgent de-escalation in Nagorno-Karabakh

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI/Sputnik): US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has expressed concern over the flare-up of tensions in ...

Asia Album: Afghanistan's forest of Nuristan on World Tourism Day

Photo taken Sept. 27, 2020 shows the Parun city, capital of Nuristan, eastern Afghanistan on World Tourism Day. (Saifurahman Safi/Xinhua)KABUL, ...

NY Times: Trump Paid $750 in US Income Taxes in 2016, 2017

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for president and in ...

US planning to pull out of Baghdad embassy

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): The United States has informed the Iraqi government that it is planning a full ...

China doesn't honour its words or commitments: Ortagus

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): As opposed to China's earlier claims that it does not "intend to pursue militarisation" of ...

UN chief urges immediate end to Azeri-Armenian clashes

New York [US], September 28 (ANI): Amid the ongoing clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on ...

TikTok Fate in the Balance as Judge Weighs App Store Ban

NEW YORK - Lawyers for TikTok pleaded with a U.S. federal judge on Sunday to delay the Trump administration's ban ...

Israel halts celebration of Jewish festival

Jerusalem [Israel], September 27 (ANI/Xinhua): Israel decided to halt on Sunday afternoon the marking of the holiest day in the ...

Will the Senate Confirm Supreme Court Nominee Before Election Day

WASHINGTON - U.S. lawmakers have battled through a tumultuous political year on Capitol Hill that has included a Senate impeachment ...

Yemen's warring parties agree to free more than 1,000 prisoners

Delegates from the Yemen Government and the Ansar Allah, formally known as Houthi rebels, signed an agreement on Sunday to ...

Mali president names diplomat Moctar Ouane as interim prime minister

Former foreign minister Moctar Ouane was named as Mali's interim prime minister, state television said on Sunday, a move likely ...

Yemen's Warring Parties Agree on Prisoner Exchange

GENEVA - Yemeni government and Ansar Allah Houthi representatives have agreed to immediately release 1,081 conflict-related detainees and prisoners. The ...

Dozens Arrested as Protests Against Lukashenko Continue in Belarus

MINSK - Belarusian police detained dozens of protesters on Sunday during a march in Minsk and security forces in Homel ...

Trump Demands Biden Drug Test, as They Head to Tuesday Debate

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday he will demand that his Democratic challenger in the November 3 national ...

Trump names 'brilliant' conservative to US Supreme Court

President Donald Trump named Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday, setting in motion a rush by Republicans ...

Pope Francis says he is praying for peace in Caucasus

PanARMENIAN.Net - Pope Francis has appealed to Armenia and Azerbaijan to "accomplish concrete deeds of goodwill and fraternity" for a ...

Yemen's Warring Parties Agree on Largest Prisoner Swap

GLION, SWITZERLAND - Yemen's warring parties have agreed to exchange around 1,000 prisoners, including 15 Saudis, as part of trust-building ...

Israelis Mark Yom Kippur Under 'Painful' Virus Lockdown

JERUSALEM - The solemn Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur, which annually sees Israeli life grind to a halt, begins on ...

US imposes restrictions on exports to China's top chipmaker

The US imposed export restrictions on Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, taking aim at another prominent Chinese technology company and adding ...

France's Emmanuel Macron says Belarus leader Lukashenko 'has to go'

French President Emmanuel Macron said Belarus' leader Alexander Lukashenko has to step down, in comments to a French weekly published ...

Even in 2020, a double standard is still applied to women in the spotlight

We are wrong to think the Trump era of attacks on women's leadership, credibility and character is new, or even ...

Switzerland Votes in Referendum on Limiting Immigration from EU

Switzerland is voting Sunday in a referendum on limiting immigration from the European Union and some other domestic measures.If the ...

'Disorder, debacle, rebellion': backers turn on Britain's PM

Described as dejected and dogmatic even by his partisans, Boris Johnson is enduring a torrid time in his tumultuous premiership, ...

Political activists meet UK Cabinet to discuss genocide of Baloch

London [UK], September 27 (ANI): The Central Spokesperson of the Baloch National Movement (BNM) said that yesterday a delegation of ...

Fifteen Killed In Pakistan After Van Catches Fire

Pakistani police say 15 people were killed, including children, after a passenger van overturned and caught fire on a highway.The ...

Pak opposition parties to boycott meeting on GB polls

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 27 (ANI): Pakistan opposition parties have decided to boycott a meeting of the country's parliamentary leaders convened ...

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The Premier League's raging penalty crisis dominated the weekend's headlines as title hopefuls Manchester City were outfoxed by Brendan Rodgers' ...

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5 most SADISTIC gangs of the Soviet Union

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We got nervous against Leicester City, admits Pep Guardiola

Manchester [UK], September 28 (ANI): Manchester City's manager Pep Guardiola has admitted that his side was indeed nervous during the ...

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