Village life left in ruins after deadly Afghan quake

Village life has always been tough for Afghans in the rugged mountains of the east, but compared to what they are enduring...

Bankrupt Sri Lanka seeks discounted Russian oil

Cash-strapped Sri Lanka on Sunday announced sending ministers to Russia and Qatar to try and secure cheap oil a day after the...

Xi Jinping underscores importance of respecting public opinion

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping has underscored the importance of better listening to the people's voices by making good use of the...

Johnson warns Macron off settling Ukraine war ‘now’

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday that they saw an "opportunity to turn the tide"...

Norway pays tribute to victims of Oslo shooting

Norway paid tribute on Sunday to the victims of a deadly shooting near a bar in the capital that shocked the normally...

Russia strikes Kyiv residential building ahead of G7 summit

KYIV, UKRAINE: Russian strikes hit a residential building in Kyiv on Sunday, the first attack on the capital in almost three weeks,...

Original sites of Kashi, Mathura temples to be reclaimed: VHP

KANCHEEPURAM, INDIA: Working President of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), Alok Kumar has said that it will reclaim the original sites of Kashi...

China’s development philosophy can help promote global prosperity: Xi

BEIJING: As the world is faced with stiff challenges, including the COVID-19 pandemic, regional conflicts, and backlash against globalization, the international community...

UN rushing relief supplies, staff to Afghanistan’s quake-hit regions

UNITED NATIONS: Emergency lifesaving supplies continued to flow into quake-hit eastern Afghanistan, as United Nations humanitarians and partners rushed to help the...

Taliban pledge no interference with quake aid, but many await relief

Gayan district, Afghanistan: Afghanistan's Taliban rulers pledged on Saturday they would not interfere with international efforts to distribute aid to tens...

China to offer $7.5 million humanitarian aid to quake-hit Afghanistan

BEIJING: Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin confirmed on Saturday that the Beijing would provide 50 million yuan ($ 7.5 million) in...

Pakistani envoy, ByteDance team discuss ways to promote Pakistani products in China

BEIJING: Pakistan Ambassador to China Moinul Haque paid a visit to ByteDance and discussed steps to enhance cooperation and strengthen Pakistan Pavilion...

Pakistan warns of grave situation in Afghanistan if humanitarian crisis not addressed

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has underscored the need for addressing Afghanistan’s humanitarian and economic crisis, warning that its consequences would be: massive human...

China-Pakistan to hold joint scientific research to build Green CPEC

BEIJING: Pakistan looks forwards to China-Pak joint scientific research for the building of Green China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The Pakistani Ambassador to China...

Prince Charles says Commonwealth nations free to chart own course

KIGALI: Prince Charles told Commonwealth leaders Friday that the choice to become a republic or abandon the queen as head of state...