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At least 31 people died in a blast that rocked a mosque in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province during Friday’s prayer service, the Pajhwok news agency reported, according to TASS. According to the agency, about 50 people suffered ...

World 2019-10-18 17:33:00

China's economy grew by 6.0 percent year-on-year in the third quarter, versus 6.2 percent in the second one, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday, according to chinadaily.com.cn. The country's overall GDP growth reached 6.2 percent year-on-year in the first three quarters of this year, the NBS said ...

World 2019-10-18 15:06:00

One Turkish soldier was martyred and two were injured by a terrorist attack in eastern Turkey, governor's office said on Friday, according to Anadolu Agency. Terrorists opened fire on soldiers on patrol in Caldiran ...

World 2019-10-18 14:06:00

The pause in Turkey's anti-terror operation in Syria is not a ceasefire, Turkey’s foreign minister said, according to Anadolu Agency. "Turkey will end the operation in northern Syria only after YPG/PKK terrorists leave [the safe zone]," Mevlut ...

World 2019-10-18 09:40:00

A passenger bus carrying pilgrims crashed into a heavy vehicle loader near the city of Medina, according to aljazeera.com. Thirty-five people have been killed and four injured after a passenger bus collided with a truck in the Saudi ...

World 2019-10-17 18:35:00

Despite the fickle weather across Israel over the last few days, 130,000 Israelis took to the road on Wednesday, visiting national parks and nature reserves throughout the country, according to TPS news agency. The two most popular national parks were ancient archeological sites with major historical significance ...

World 2019-10-17 16:47:00

The Allianz Teknik Earthquake and Fire Testing and Training Center, established by Allianz Turkey on the Turkish-German University campus with an investment of TL 30 million, was inaugurated in Istanbul, according to Daily Sabah ...

World 2019-10-17 11:42:00

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, arrived in Islamabad on Monday for the first royal trip to the country in more than a decade. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been accorded a red carpet welcome for their first visit to Pakistan, according to DW ...

World 2019-10-17 10:41:00

NASA showed off new spaceflight suits and red, white and blue moonsuits Tuesday that astronauts will wear when launching into deep space aboard the agency's Orion capsules and walking about on the moon during planned Artemis missions to the lunar south pole starting as early as 2024., according to CBS News ...

World 2019-10-16 16:30:00

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday and congratulated him on winning the Nobel Peace Prize, according to TPS news agency. The Nobel Peace Prize 2019 was awarded to Abiy Ahmed Ali “for his efforts to achieve peace ...

World 2019-10-16 16:29:00

The reports published on Tuesday showed photos of the two pilots taken from the social media showing them before and after the two-way flight between the capital Tehran and the second largest city of Mashhad, located east of the country, according to Press TV ...

World 2019-10-16 15:33:00

Authorities in Japan are still trying to get a handle on the extent of the damage after Typhoon Hagibis tore through the country. At least 74 people have been confirmed dead, according to Japan's public broadcaster NHK. Emergency crews have been racing to locate people who remain missing ...

World 2019-10-16 09:30:00

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin witnessed today the Saudi-Russian energy partnership event for co-signing of the cooperation ...

World 2019-10-15 16:47:00

The European Social Survey (ESS) voted last week to add Israel to its ranks, making it the first non-European country to join the organization, according to TPS news agency. Israel has until now retained the status of an ...

World 2019-10-15 13:38:00

At least four people were killed and six others injured in an explosion at a chemical plant in Yulin City, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on Tuesday, local authorities said, according to China Global Television Network ...

World 2019-10-15 11:37:00

Iran has discovered a new natural gas field with a 19-trillion-cubic-feet reserve in the southern province of Fars, the Oil Ministry’s website reported. “The new natural gas field is in the southern part of Fars province with 19 tcf gas in place,” the website ...

World 2019-10-14 18:06:00

Economists Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize for their work in fighting global poverty, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said on Monday, according to Reuters ...

World 2019-10-14 15:50:00

Independent law professor Kais Saied looked set to win Tunisia's presidential runoff, as exit polls forecast an overwhelming victory against his rival, according to AlJazeera. Polls carried in Tunisian media on Sunday projected that ...

World 2019-10-14 13:13:00

Six people were killed and nine others injured in a restaurant gas explosion in east China's Jiangsu province Sunday, local authorities said, according to China Daily. The gas explosion happened at around 11 am in a street food restaurant in Xishan District in the city ...

World 2019-10-13 12:19:00

Boeing has stripped Dennis Muilenburg of his chairmanship of the crisis-hit aircraft manufacturer, keeping him on as chief executive but elevating David Calhoun, its senior independent director, to head the board ...

World 2019-10-12 15:22:00