The U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted to confirm Merrick Garland as attorney general to lead the Justice Department, a central role to President Joe Biden's domestic policy agenda.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday condemned the latest United Nations sanctions imposed against it over its weapons programs, saying it would not negotiate over its nuclear arms while it was threatened by the US, according to its official Korea Central News Agency (KCNA).
British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party has maintained its lead in opinion polls three weeks ahead of the country's general election on June 8.
After the outbreak of the water contamination crisis in the U.S. city of Flint, Michigan, more U.S. cities have been exposed to have similar problems, according to an investigation by The Guardian newspaper.
The government is considering whether to release a full report on last year’s tainted water scare that affected about 29,000 households on 11 public housing estates, or if it should redact certain information before release.
Measures need to be taken to lessen exposure to environmental lead where environmental air levels remain high after Australian researchers found it leads children to higher levels of aggressive criminal behaviour in early adulthood.
Australian researchers begin search to create super dogs
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday called for sharing opportunities and deepening regional cooperation to achieve longstanding peace, stability and prosperity in East
Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, has called on China and Indonesia to strengthen exchanges in public welfare and jointly improve people's livelihood a
China's foreign trade will remain "within a reasonable range" despite expectations of an even more complex and uncertain external environment in the fourth quarter this
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said another meeting would be held later this month after meeting Tuesday with Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson."We hope to
U.S. Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday a fourth consecutive, steep interest rate hike, and said while more increases will be needed to tame inflation, it opened th
Author: Yaroslav Lisovolik, Program Director of the Valdai Discussion Club, RussaThe 29th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from Novembe
Xinjin, the newest district in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, is striving to boost high-quality deve
China calls on the international community to strive to seek common ground, create opportunities for cooperation, and play a responsible role in helping to ease tension
Technology investment firm Prosus NV and its South African parent Naspers on Tuesday rejected as "untrue" a report that they are in talks to sell their large stake in C
Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters on Saturday protested the country's cost-of-living crisis, blaming it on the center-left government.Opposition supporters ga
This year the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum will be held in Thailand from November 16-19.By Fabian PizarroAndrés Rebolledo was Minister of Energy between 2016
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British businesses think the gloom hanging over their prospects will persist in the coming months, according to an industry survey published on Sunday.The Confederation
Prosecutors in Guatemala said Thursday they have found more possible pre-Hispanic artifacts during a search of the home of an American couple facing charges of smugglin
Pacific Rim leaders were striving to find common ground on the war in Ukraine and other dire threats to humankind in an annual meeting that began Friday at a heavily gu
Natasa Pirc Musar, a lawyer, won the second round of Slovenia's presidential election on Sunday and will become its first female head of state, preliminary results show
On the afternoon of 14 November local time, President Xi Jinping had a meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden in Bali, Indonesia. The two presidents had a candid and in-
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday exchanged congratulatory messages with President of Madagascar Andry Rajoelina on the 50th anniversary of the establishment of di