US Congress: House votes to avert shutdown, but quick Senate OK in doubt

US Congress: House votes to avert shutdown, but quick Senate OK in doubt

The House passed a bill on Thursday that funds the government through…

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52, including six rescuers, killed in mine accident Russia’s Kemerovo

52, including six rescuers, killed in mine accident Russia’s Kemerovo

A total of 52 people, including six rescuers, were killed after smoke…

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Barack Obama to face ITR protests at COP26 climate talks in Glasgow

Barack Obama to face ITR protests at COP26 climate talks in Glasgow

The It Takes Roots (ITR) delegation representing more than 60 frontline communities…

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China’s exports stay strong despite Covid, trade surplus tops  bn

China’s exports stay strong despite Covid, trade surplus tops $80 bn

China’s exports remained strong in October, a positive sign for an economy…

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Bill Clinton in hospital for non-Covid-related infection but ‘on the mend’

Bill Clinton in hospital for non-Covid-related infection but ‘on the mend’

Former President Bill Clinton was admitted to a Southern California hospital Tuesday…

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Philippine President Duterte announces retirement from politics

Philippine President Duterte announces retirement from politics

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he is backing out of an announced…

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Australia: France’s recall of ambassador over submarine contract regretful

Australia: France’s recall of ambassador over submarine contract regretful

Australia said Saturday it was noting with regret France’s recall of its ambassador…

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India sends 150 tonnes of oxygen to Sri Lanka to tackle coronavirus surge

India sends 150 tonnes of oxygen to Sri Lanka to tackle coronavirus surge

India has sent about 150 tonnes more oxygen to Sri Lanka to help…

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Bayern Munich and former West Germany legend Gerd Mueller dies aged 75

Bayern Munich and former West Germany legend Gerd Mueller dies aged 75

Gerd Mller, the Bayern Munich and former West Germany forward who scored 566…

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China investors turn to renewables, chips, to avoid regulators’ attention

China investors turn to renewables, chips, to avoid regulators’ attention

By Scott Murdoch HONG KONG (Reuters) – Investors in China are…

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Pak religious alliance refuses to condemn desecration of Hindu temple

Pak religious alliance refuses to condemn desecration of Hindu temple

The top leaders of the Milli Yakjehti Council (MYC), an alliance of 22…

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Afghanistan recalling ambassador ‘unfortunate, regrettable’: Pakistan

Afghanistan recalling ambassador ‘unfortunate, regrettable’: Pakistan

Pakistan has termed as “unfortunate and regrettable” Afghanistan’s decision to recall its ambassador…

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First meeting of Nepal’s reinstated House of Representatives on Sunday

First meeting of Nepal’s reinstated House of Representatives on Sunday

The first meeting of Nepal’s lower house, after its reinstatement by the Supreme…

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EU says it has enough shots to meet 70% vaccination goal in July

EU says it has enough shots to meet 70% vaccination goal in July

The European Union says it now has enough doses to meet its goal…

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