US president, Donald Trump, has imposed a visa ban that ensures immigration from Nigeria is no longer possible. Citizens from Eritrea, Myanmar and Kyrgyzstan, won’t also be allowed to apply for visas to immigrate to America under...
WASHINGTON, -- U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday that the United States had conducted a counterterrorism operation in Yemen that killed Qasim al-Rimi, a founder and the leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP). "The United States...
BAGHDAD, -- Rockets struck near the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad early on Sunday, with no immediate word on casualties and the extent of damage, local media reported. Warning sirens across the diplomatic compound were heard...
SEOUL,  - South Korea reported 20 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday (Feb 19), increasing its total by nearly two-thirds, including a cluster of at least 16 centred on the southern city of Daegu. The trade-dependent...
PUTRAJAYA,  - Malaysia’s king and queen have been placed under quarantine, after seven palace staff tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement on Thursday (Mar 26), the Istana Negara said that all seven staff members are currently...
 Two people were killed and 27 others injured after a high-speed train derailed in Italy in the early hours of Thursday, local media reported. The train derailed at 5:30 a.m. local time (0430 GMT)...
TEHRAN, - Masoumeh Ebtekar, Iran's vice president for women and family affairs, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to IRNA. It came after the country's deputy health minister Iraj Harirchi said that he was tested...
WASHINGTON,  -- U.S. President Donald Trump fired two key impeachment witnesses on Friday, dismissing Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, White House's top Ukraine expert, and Gordon Sondland, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union. Vindman was escorted out...
What started as a mystery virus last month in Wuhan, China, has now killed at least 17 people and infected hundreds more around the world. In the US, the first case of Wuhan coronavirus was confirmed Tuesday...
TOKYO, - Testing aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has found 60 more confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, domestic broadcaster TBS TV said via Twitter on Monday (Feb 10). Other local media also reported approximately...