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New York: Nuclear activities in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) “remain a cause for serious concern”, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said in Vienna on Monday. more
Stand together and build a just world, UN chief says in message for International Day of Peace

New York: Even amid the upheaval of the COVID-19 pandemic, people everywhere must continue to make peace a priority, the UN Secretary-General said on Monday.

Twitter launches campaign motivating US users to register to vote - Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: Twitter will be sending push alerts and timeline notifications to users in the United States on Tuesday to encourage them to register to vote in the upcoming presidential ...

UK's Boris Johnson to address Parliament on COVID-19 as cases, deaths surge

Moscow/Sputnik: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make a statement on the coronavirus situation in the United Kingdom at the House of Commons on Tuesday afternoon, the parliament confi ...

China growing its relationship with Israel, plans to invest in tech companies: Report

Beijing/Tel Aviv: China is increasing its relationship with Israel, a measure taken by Beijing to maintain equilibrium between Middle East nations and Israel.

Person suspected of sending letter with Ricin poison to White House detained: Reports

Washington/Sputnik: Law enforcement officers have detained a suspect who allegedly sent a package containing ricin poison to the White House, NBC Chicago reports.

Almost dozen participants in Anti-Government demonstrations in Israel arrested: Reports

Tel Aviv/Sputnik: - Nearly a dozen people were arrested during anti-government demonstrations in Israel, where a new coronavirus-related lockdown has been introduced, The Jerusalem Post n ...

Facebook fears ban on sending EU user data to US will halt Europe operations : Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: Facebook has told Ireland’s High Court that not being able to send data on EU users to the United States, as per a regulator order, might endanger its operations in ...

China constructs nine buildings on Nepali territory

China is continuing its aggressive stance and it has now constructed nine buildings on the Nepali territory, media reports said.

‘Substantive’ talks on new constitution bring hope of forging path out of Syria’s near decade-long conflict

New York: While deep distrust persists among warring parties in Syria, a “faint but real ray of hope” emerged with the convening in Geneva of the Constitutional Committee afte ...