Senior officials representing the UN have arrived in Kabul to voice concerns regarding the Taliban’s creation of gender-based apartheid. Before arriving in Afghanistan, the representatives held discussions in several countries in the r..
Singapore tourism beat forecasts in 2022, which is helping the tourism sector to recover by 2024. Singapore welcomed 6.3 million visitors last year, which exceeded the Singapore Tourism Board's (STB) forecast of between 4 to 6 million. ..
President Biden will be visiting flood-hit California this Thursday, the White House said. The storm-hit communities will be visited to survey recovery methods efforts, and assess what additional federal support is needed. California was ..
The price of bread has been discounted in Egypt to fight inflation. The Government of Egypt will implement this for the people not enrolled in its bread subsidy program. This was informed by the Supply Minister on Monday. 90 grams of the loaf can ..
The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday it recommended that China monitor excess mortality from COVID-19 to gain a fuller picture of the impact of the surge in cases there. China said on Saturday that nearly 60,000 people with COVID-19 ..
US President Joe Biden has approved an emergency declaration for California, as storms have pounded the State since Dec. 26, killing at least 19 people and bringing floods, power outages, mudslides, evacuations and road closures. Biden ordered feder..
More than four years after gunmen killed emerging rap star XXXTentacion during a robbery outside a South Florida motorcycle shop, three suspects are now scheduled to go on trial. Shooting suspect Michael Boatwright, 28, and his accused accomplices..
India is celebrating a rare award triumph after the Tollywood film RRR won a Golden Globe for the best song, seeing off competition from leading singers Taylor Swift and Rihanna. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hailed the &ldqu..
Sinkholes swallowed cars and floodwaters swamped towns and swept away a small boy as California was wracked by a powerful string of storms. Millions of residents faced flood warnings, nearly 50,000 people were under evacuation orders, and more tha..