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Russian plans to set up an economic zone on disputed islands near Japan

Russian plans to establish an economic free trade zone on disputed islands near Japan, which was outlined by Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mashustin in late July, signified with an angry response from Tokyo. The Japanese side calls the disputed islands...

China activates emergency response to north China floods

The Chinese National Disaster Mitigation Committee and the Ministry of Emergency Management jointly announced the activation of the fourth level of emergency response to tackle the floods in north China's Hebei Province. The Ministry of Emergency Management said that since...

Ashraf Ghani accuses Taliban of not taking “peace talks seriously”

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani accused the Taliban of not taking peace talks seriously. Ghani made these statements during a special ministerial meeting at the Presidential Palace on Sunday. The Afghan president added that the Taliban has changed negatively, accusing it of...

Delta variant to worsen the situation: Dr. Anthony Fauci

White House Chief Medical Adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci has warned that things will only get worse and that the United States will likely see more pain and suffering as the delta variant leads to an increase in COVID-19 cases. Fauci...

Microsoft bags another record breaking year with $60 billion in annual earnings

Microsoft Corp. finished yet another record-breaking year with more than $60 billion in profit and $165 billion in sales, showing why it has become only the second $2 trillion company in U.S. stock market history. Microsoft MSFT, on Tuesday, reported...

Diamonds worth 140 Million dollars disappeared in Zimbabwe

Large quantities of diamonds have disappeared from the warehouses of the Zimbabwe Mineral Marketing Company and the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company. The weight of the missing diamonds is 350,000 carats, with a value of up to 140 million US...

Video: Assassination attempt on the interim president of Mali during Eid al-Adha prayers

A video captured the moment a person attacked the interim president of Mali, Asmi Gueta, with a knife during the Eid al-Adha prayer. The main video appears in the front of the worshipers, surrounded by a number of guards who...

US State Department appoints Ambassador Daniel Foote as its envoy to Haiti

The US State Department announced the appointment of Ambassador Daniel Foote as its special envoy to the Republic of Haiti, explaining that his role will focus on working to ensure the stability of the country and the holding of...

Difficult challenges for US diplomats in post-withdrawal Afghanistan

The end of the Pentagon's two-decade effort in Afghanistan exposes the challenges facing remaining American diplomats and aid workers, as a modest civilian force tries to nudge warring Afghans toward peace and protect the progress that has been made...

Britain allocates $692 million for naval destroyers

The British Ministry of Defense announced a plan to develop the Royal Navy's fleet of destroyers, at a cost of $692 million, noting that the plan would increase the power of naval destroyers by 50%. Jeremy Cowen, Britain's Minister of...

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Russian plans to set up an economic zone on disputed islands near Japan

Russian plans to establish an economic free trade zone on disputed islands near Japan, which was outlined by Russian...
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