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China comes to defense of WHO, slams U.S. decision to withdraw
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China on Wednesday defended the World Health Organization and lashed out at the US decision to withdraw from the UN body.
Foreign ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said the
Corporate activism for racial equality intensifies
In the past month, there's been an outpouring of support for Black Lives Matter from America's largest corporations.
World starts to lock down again after surge in Covid-19 cases
As coronavirus cases around the world approach 11.5 million, governments are struggling with how to reopen their economies, leading some to reimpose shutdowns or scale back previous reopening plans
Republicans support for Trump jumps from 85% to 91%
A new Gallup poll showed Monday that 38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's White House performance, a figure largely unchanged in the last month but off sharply from early May.
Court orders controversial Dakota Access Pipeline be shut down
A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that a controversial pipeline that runs through Native American lands in North Dakota be shut down by August 5.
"Following multiple twists and turns in this
e-waste, the world's fastest-growing domestic waste stream
One of the lessons the current coronavirus pandemic has taught us is that we depend on electronic devices more than ever, not least during prolonged periods of self-isolation. Smartphones, laptops,
Son of Israeli PM lashes Israeli media, judiciary and law enforcement
JERUSALEM - As scandal-plagued Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands trial for corruption, his 28-year-old son has emerged as a driving force in a counterattack against critics and the state ins
Fugitive Mexico Ex-Governor Arrested in US on Corruption Charges
The ex-governor of the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua, Cesar Duarte, who was sought for more than two years on corruption charges, is under arrest in the United States.
Mexico's state pr
Trump criticised for his moves to pull US out of WHO
Washington [USA], July 9 (ANI): President Donald Trump's decision to formally withdraw from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and to cut the US' funding to the body, was heavily criticised by US law
Xinhua Photos of the Day (July 9)
BEIJING, July 9 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.
Examinees leave the exam site in Changsha, central China's Hunan Province,
Iran-linked Militia Accused of Killing Key Iraqi Researcher
WASHINGTON - Weeks before he was fatally shot in Baghdad, Husham al-Hashimi, a prominent Iraqi writer and leading expert on extremist groups, sought advice from a friend after allegedly receiving a
War Crimes Prosecutors toInterview Kosovo President
Kosovo President Hashim Thaci will go to The Hague on Monday to be interviewed by international war crimes prosecutors.
Thaci was a top commander of the Kosovo Liberation Army, which fought a
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