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Pakistan HC slams Nawaz Sharif for failing to appear before court

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 1 (ANI): A court here has slammed former Prime Minister and Pakistani Muslim League (N) supremo Nawaz ...

Notorious Hate Group Proud Boys Celebrates Trump's Debate Comments

The Proud Boys are fired up.The notorious hate group has been celebrating since President Donald Trump refused to directly disavow ...

Afghanistan's Abdullah Discusses Iran, Pakistan, Peace Process

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN - The man heading Afghanistan's peace efforts said Iran did not attend the ceremony marking the opening of ...

Trump's conduct at debate was 'national embarrassment': Biden

Washington DC [US], October 1 (ANI/Sputnik): Democratic nominee Joe Biden said US President Donald Trump was a national embarrassment during ...

British PM Receives Rare Rebuke in House of Commons

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson received a rare reprimand Wednesday by the speaker of the House of Commons for treating ...

Pakistan a death trap for minorities: India at UNHRC

Geneva [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): Slamming the "fabricated words" presented by Pakistan, India on Wednesday at the United Nations Human ...

Pompeo Calls on Vatican to Reconsider Bishops Deal With Beijing

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is meeting with officials in Rome where he highlighted the plight of persecuted religious ...

Trump, Biden Campaigns Hit the Road, But Debate Debacle Looms Large

Republican U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, are heading back on the campaign ...

3 Takeaways From Trump-Biden Debate

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential challenger Joe Biden met Tuesday for the first presidential debate ahead of the Nov. ...

Pompeo Calls on Vatican to Reconsider Deal With Beijing

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed to advocate for persecuted religious minorities in China while calling on the Vatican ...

US Imposes New Sanctions on Syrian Government

The U.S. has sanctioned 13 entities and six people in an ongoing campaign to cut off revenue to the government ...

J-K: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Krishna Ghati sector

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 30 (ANI): Pakistan on Wednesday violated the ceasefire by firing with small arms and ...

COVID-19 reminds people of interdependence between man and nature: Xi

Workers of the Brazilian Institute of the Environment and Renewable Natural Resources fight a fire in Manicore, the state of ...

Xi vows greater contributions to meeting Paris Agreement objectives

Herons are silhouetted against the setting sun at a conservation base for migratory birds by the Poyang Lake in east ...

Xi Focus: Xi shares China's experience in biodiversity governance

Several red-crowned cranes are pictured at a breeding center for crane species in Panjin, northeast China's Liaoning Province, May 9, ...

Xi Focus: Xi calls for effectively reversing biodiversity loss

Aerial photo taken on Sept. 24, 2020 shows the view of an ecological park in Cixian County of Handan City, ...

Xi stresses finding development opportunities while preserving nature

Photo taken on Sept. 26, 2020 from a helicopter shows a view of Mingxinba Village by the Tuojiang River in ...

IS expanding in S Asia under Pakistan's patronage, say experts

Geneva [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): After the fall of the caliphate in Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State is fast ...

Laos Grilled on Disappearances, Speech Curbs at UN Rights Meeting

UN members and NGOs called on Laos this week to resolve the forced disappearance case of a prominent rural development ...

Stock markets weaker after chaotic Trump-Biden debate

Global stock markets were mostly weaker Wednesday following a chaotic US presidential debate in which Donald Trump again suggested the ...

Asian Markets Mixed Wednesday

European markets are posting losses Wednesday after the chaotic U.S. presidential debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President ...

India, Netherlands sign SOI to support decarbonisation

New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): NITI Aayog and Embassy of the Netherlands, New Delhi, have signed a Statement of ...

Kuwait Swears In Sheikh Nawaf as New Emir

Kuwait on Wednesday swore in its new emir Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah, who pledged to preserve the country's unity and ...

Pak PM tasks authorities to ensure Sharif's deportation from UK

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 30 (ANI): Pakistan has fast-tracked the process to bring back Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) leader Nawaz Sharif ...

Terrified mothers-to-be adjust after Beirut blast

Seven months ago, Lebanese mother-to-be Rana Mneimneh was ecstatic she was pregnant, but after a massive explosion at Beirut's port, ...

Xinhua Portraits | Sept. 2020

BEIJING, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) -- Editor's choice of Xinhua Portraits in Sept. 2020.A Chinese soldier carries to a plane a ...

Trump, Biden clash in fiery U.S. presidential debate

Combo photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)"Gentlemen! I ...

Spin hero Rashid Khan pays tribute to late mother, his 'biggest fan'

An emotional Rashid Khan dedicated his man-of-the-match performance to his mother, who died earlier this year, after he bowled Sunrisers ...

Efforts to unify soldiers in South Sudan 'stuck?: UN envoy

The United Nations special envoy to South Sudan on Tuesday said almost no progress has been made in unifying the ...

UKPNP to organize webinar on Pak's plan to annexe Gilgit-Balitistan

Zurich [Switzerland], September 30 (ANI): Activists Sardar Shaukat Ali Kashmiri, Muzaffar Shah and Misfar Hassan are among the speakers that ...

Iraqi PM confirms US may close embassy if shelling continues

Baghdad [Iraq], September 30 (ANI/Sputnik): Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi officially announced the intention of a number of countries, primarily ...

US Presidential debate: Biden calls Trump 'Putin's puppy'

Washington [US], September 30. (ANI) Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday criticized US President Donald Trump for failing to ...

Nobody can dare to touch Army in Pak: Gilgit-Baltistan leader

New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): Gilgit-Baltistan leader and activist Sajjad Raja on Tuesday slammed the Pakistan government over the ...

No Signs North Korea Moving Toward Denuclearization

NEW YORK - North Korea gave no indication Tuesday that it has moved any closer to denuclearization in its statement ...

Monitor: Turkey Sending Syrian Fighters to Azerbaijan

WASHINGTON - Several hundred Syrian fighters have been sent by Turkey to support Azerbaijan in its ongoing conflict with Armenia, ...

US Intelligence Reports Warn of Extremist Threat Around Election

WASHINGTON - U.S. security officials are warning that violent domestic extremists pose a threat to the presidential election next month, ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan Trade Accusations in Nagorno-Karabakh Dispute

ISTANBUL - Armenia and Azerbaijan have accused one another of using Syrian fighters in the conflict over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh ...

Trump offers condolences over demise of Kuwait's Emir Sabah

Washington DC [US], September 30 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Donald Trump offered condolences over the death of 91-year-old Kuwait Emir Sabah ...

Armenia and Azerbaijan Exchange Fire, Heightening Regional Tensions

Armenia and Azerbaijan traded accusations Tuesday of firing on each other across a shared border, the latest sign of a ...

Trump Supreme Court Nominee Meets with Republican Leadership

U.S. lawmakers are preparing for an historic confirmation battle over President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, that ...

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"Show business", Helen Reddy once said, "was the only business that allowed you to earn the same salary as a ...

First and possibly last presidential debate, a debacle

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The future of presidential debates in the United States is up in the air after a chaotic, ...

Continued militarization of America feeding into racial tensions

The sculpture Stand Tall, Stand Loud, conceived by the African American artist Aaron Bell, whose father once was a prominent ...

Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah is dead at age of 91

KUWAIT City, KUWAIT - Kuwait's ruling Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah has passed away on Tuesday in a hospital in ...

Trump nominees soon to dominate Supreme Court if he is re-elected

In the hours after U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died, shocked Americans speculated about whether or not Republican ...

United States considering walking away from embassy in Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq - The United States is threatening to close its embassy in Baghdad amid frustrations over attacks by Shi'ite ...

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