New Zealand's borders fully re-opened to visitors from around the world on Monday, for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic closed them in March 2020. New Zealand's borders started reopening in February first for New Zealanders and r..
Brokering the Ukraine grain deal is a "major triumph" for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and he deserves to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for that, says Former US Undersecretary of Defense Dov S. Zakheim. A former US off..
India confirmed its first monkeypox death on Monday, a young man in the southern state of Kerala, in what is only the fourth known fatality from the disease in the current outbreak. Last week, Spain reported two monkeypox-related deaths and Brazil..
Beijing's failure to share the details of the rocket's descent over the Indian Ocean was irresponsible and risky, says NASA. A Chinese rocket has fallen back to Earth over the Indian Ocean but NASA said Beijing had not shared the "spe..
The head of the Swiss agency that implements economic sanctions expects the neutral country to adopt any punitive measures the European Union launches against China if it invades Taiwan, she said in a newspaper interview. China has been stepping u..
The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque adorned early Saturday the holy Kaaba with a new cover (Kiswa). The replacement of the Kaaba's Kiswa was carried out by a team selected from King Abdulaz..
Seven Asian expats were found dead in the floods from heavy rains that recently affected parts of the UAE, the Ministry of Interior announced on Friday. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="und" dir=&qu..
The Philippines has reported its first case of the monkeypox virus, detected in a citizen who returned from abroad earlier this month, a health ministry official said on Friday. The 31-year-old had recovered but was isolating at home, while 10 peo..
Expats, Saudis were allowed to host overseas Muslims to undertake umrah Saudi Arabia has cancelled a plan allowing its citizens and foreign Muslim residents to host relatives from abroad to perform umrah or lesser pilgrimage, dubbed the “hos..