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5.1-magnitude quake hits Pondaguitan, Philippines: USGS

NEW YORK, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 jolted 26 km southeast of Pondaguitan, the Philippines, at 18:58:52 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter, w

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Jordan, EU discuss ties, Mideast developments

AMMAN, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Jordan and the EU on Sunday discussed means to enhance their ties and regional developments. At a meeting in Amman between Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi and Chairm

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Arab League voices "growing concern" over developments in Iraq

CAIRO, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Arab League (AL) Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit expressed on Sunday his growing concern over the recent successive developments in Iraq, the Cairo-based, pan-Arab body

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Iran criticizes Europeans for "unconstructive" stance over U.S. killing of general

TEHRAN, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi on Sunday criticized as "unconstructive" some Europeans' stances over the recent U.S. assassination of senior Iranian milit

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Oman calls on U.S., Iran to give precedence to dialogue

MUSCAT, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Oman on Sunday called on the U.S. and Iranian governments to give precedence to dialogue and look for diplomatic means to resolve their conflict. In a statement, the Omani

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Bangladesh remittance rises

DHAKA, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh's overall remittance inflow rose by about 26 percent year on year to 9.40 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of 2019-20 fiscal year, a central bank official s

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At least 5 killed, dozens injured after crash in U.S. state of Pennsylvania

WASHINGTON, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- At least five people were killed with dozens of others injured in a crash involving several vehicles in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania early Sunday morning, local media

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