US and Europe plan vaccination schemes; 2nd virus wave builds

PARIS: This picture taken yesterday shows a syringe and a bottle reading "Vaccine Covid-19". - AFP WASHINGTON: Plans...

Lebanon protests rage on as politicians stall

BEIRUT: Demonstrators in Lebanon blocked key roads and prevented some public institutions from opening yesterday after mass rallies showed political promises had...

IS tightens grip on govt road to Aleppo – Regime agrees to Syria peace...

DAMASCUS: Syria's regime agreed yesterday to a ceasefire deal announced by the United States and Russia, but there were widespread doubts it could take...

N Korea vows to send anti-South leaflets amid rising tensions

This undated picture released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on Saturday shows North...

Indian rape survivor comic superhero takes on acid attacks

MUMBAI: Two years after unveiling a comic about a rape survivor-turned-superhero who takes on her abusers, filmmaker Ram Devineni is using a sequel to...

US, Israeli officials in ‘historic’ first commercial flight to UAE

A US-Israeli delegation led by US Presidential Adviser Jared Kushner disembarks from an El Al airliner upon landing yesterday at Abu...

Porn film plays on Jakarta billboard, police probe

JAKARTA: An explicit pornographic video was broadcast on a public billboard in broad daylight in Jakarta, with police and cybercrime specialists yesterday searching for...

US and North Korea need to talk, but how?

'Better to jaw-jaw than war-war' WASHINGTON: After North Korea's shock demonstration that it can strike the American mainland with an intercontinental missile, US officials say...

43,000 Cameroonian refugees flee to Nigeria

ONITSHA, Nigeria: More than 43,000 Cameroonians have fled as refugees to Nigeria to escape a crackdown by the government on Anglophone separatists, local aid...

Shaky Karabakh truce marred by fresh violations

TERTER: Yasin Budakov, 40, holds a kitten he found in his damaged flat as residents return to their homes following a...

World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice in Paris

Macron urges leaders to 'build hope, not fear' PARIS: World leaders gathered under driving rain in Paris yesterday to lead global commemorations marking 100 years...

Afghan president arrives in Islamabad to restart talks – India’s top diplomat adds major...

ISLAMABAD: Afghan president Ashraf Ghani arrived in Islamabad yesterday hoping to revive peace talks with the resurgent Taleban, as he opened a regional conference...

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