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Aus island state enters snap lockdown

Hobart, Oct 16 (IANS) Parts of Australia’s island state of Tasmania entered a three-day snap lockdown and the next 48 hours…

Top S.Korean nuke envoy to depart for US

Seoul, Oct 16 (IANS) South Korea’s chief nuclear envoy will leave for Washington on Saturday for talks with his US and…

It’s official: Biden travelling to Glasgow climate summit

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) To mark a show of leadership, US President Joe Biden will be travelling to Glasgow on…

Russia says Moscow talks to focus on Afghan recovery, humanitarian aid

Moscow, Oct 14 (IANS) The Russian Foreign Ministry said Thursday that post-conflict reconstruction and humanitarian assistance will be high on the…

Turkish FM meets Taliban delegation in Ankara

Istanbul, Oct 15 (IANS) Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met a Taliban delegation in Ankara in a first-of-its kind meeting since…

Putin says AUKUS harms regional stability

Moscow, Oct 14 (IANS) The AUKUS, a security partnership between Australia, Britain and the United States, “undoubtedly” undermines regional stability, Russian…

Top nuke envoys of S.Korea, US, Japan to meet in Washington

Seoul, Oct 15 (IANS) The top nuclear envoys of South Korea, the US and Japan will meet in Washington next week…

World Bank chief highlights ‘tragic reversal’ in development amid pandemic

Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) World Bank Group President David Malpass has said the Covid-19 pandemic is pushing up poverty and debt…

‘Glasgow conference must be turning point for climate action’

United Nations, Oct 13 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday that the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow,…

Putin calls for closer global cooperation on conserving biodiversity

Kunming (China), Oct 13 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for closer international cooperation on preserving biodiversity and providing related…
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