Food delivery boom facilitates China’s anti-poverty drive

BEIJING, Feb. 10 (Xinhua) -- Booming food delivery services in China has propelled the country's anti-poverty campaign as more rural people come to the...

Thousands protest in Madrid against government’s Catalonia policy

MADRID (Reuters) - Thousands of people demonstrated in Madrid on Sunday against Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s proposed talks to ease political tensions in...

South Korea signs deal to pay more for U.S. troops after...

SEOUL (Reuters) - Officials signed a short-term agreement on Sunday to boost South Korea’s contribution towards the upkeep of U.S. troops on the peninsula,...

May to promise new Brexit debate in push for more negotiating...

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May will pledge this week to give parliament another chance to voice their opinions on Brexit by Feb....

Turkey urges China to shut down Uighur concentration camps

(Ankara - AA News Agency): - Turkey's Foreign Ministry has called on China to respect fundamental human rights of Uyghur Turks and shut down...

Pakistan Navy conducting International Maritime Exercise ‘AMAN 19’ at Arabian Sea

(Press Release, Pakistan- Islamabad):- Various activities of Multinational Maritime Exercise continue on the 2nd day. During the proceedings of the day, Chief of the Naval...

The Patriot Missile is a myth

The American public and the rest of the world have been sold the myth that the Patriot missile system is effective, and top of...

More violence in Paris as ‘yellow vests’ keep marching

Police said about 10 demonstrators have been arrested so far as scuffles broke out between protesters and police near the Champs-Elysees avenue and the...

Rizwan Razi senior Pakistani journalist detained by Government

(By Special Correspondent): - Rizwan Razi Senior Pakistani journalist and analyst detained by the authorities. Razi has been very vocal in criticizing the anti-terror policies...

British PM heads for talks in Dublin as Brexit impasse continues

British Prime Minister Theresa May was set to visit Dublin Friday in her latest bid to rescue her Brexit deal after failing to win...

Chinese ambassador calls for cooperation as China-U.S. diplomatic ties hit 40-year...

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai on Wednesday called for more cooperation between China and the United...

EU nations back new rules that may stall Russia’s Nord Stream...

Ambassadors of EU countries meeting in Brussels gave the go-ahead to a tweaked proposal that sets the scene for negotiations on extending the bloc's...

UN reduces meetings on Kosovo under US and European pressure

Security Council members agree to reduce the number of meetings on Kosovo to three gatherings this year and two in 2020. Kosovo Albanian Limon Hajdini...

US blocks UN statement on Hebron monitors -diplomats

UN diplomats say the US does not believe a UNSC statement on Israel's expulsion of the Temporary International Presence in Hebron (TIPH) from Hebron,...

Istanbul building collapse leaves at least 10 dead

Several others were injured, including a five-year-old girl, after a seven-storey residential block collapsed with roughly 30 residents inside in Istanbul's Kartal district. The collapsed...

May vows to deliver on Brexit, EU tells UK no renegotiation

Although British Prime Minister Theresa May said she will deliver Brexit on time, the EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told May that her 27...

France recalls Italian envoy after worst verbal onslaught ‘since the war’

France's decision comes amid mounting tensions between the two country's after Italy's deputy prime minister met with French 'yellow vest' protesters and a string...

French declaration on 1915 events null and void – Turkey spokesperson

Turkish presidential spokesperson said “allegations of a so-called Armenian genocide are political lies lacking any legal basis, contrary to historical facts." Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim...

Pope Francis mass in Abu Dhabi attracts thousands

Around135,000 worshippers gathered in Zayed Sports City stadium in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, to see the pope. Pope Francis arrives...

Taliban says talks with Afghan politicians ‘very successful’

Two days of unprecedented talks in Moscow with high-ranking Afghan politicians end with disagreements over women's rights and demands for a new constitution. Taliban leadership...