Uzbekistan's ratification of UN Convention on Rights of Persons With Disabilities undergoes public hearing

Tashkent, Dec. 5 -- A public hearing on Uzbekistan's ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities was held in Tashkent yesterday. The CRPD, adopted by the UN General A... Read More

The Unfinished 'Coup'

Jammu, Dec. 5 -- This time, nothing seems to work. Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has tried every trick in the book to save his political career and to avoid possible prison time. But for... Read More

Alphabet's new CEO Sundar Pichai finally has a title that fits his role

India, Dec. 5 -- If you want to know how Alphabet Inc.'s new Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai will run the company you don't need to look very far -- he's essentially been doing it for several ye... Read More

Fifty-eight migrants killed after boat capsizes off Mauritiana coast

Nouakchott, Dec. 5 -- At least 58 migrants were killed in a boat crash off Mauritanian coast, the UN Migration agency said on Wednesday. The bodies of 58 migrants were fished out while another 74 peo... Read More

Maldivian Foreign Minister arrive in Sri Lanka for an official visit

Sri Lanka, Dec. 5 -- Maldivian Foreign Minister Abdullah Zaheed arrived in Sri Lanka last night for a three-day official visit. During his visit, he is scheduled to meet with President Gotabhaya Raja... Read More

Indian Air Force chief Bhadauria, officers safe after Hawaii shooting incident

New Delhi, Dec. 5 -- Indian Air Force chief RKS Bhadauria and officers of his team were said to be safe following a shooting incident at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard in Hawaii on Wednesday. At lea... Read More

Japanese organisation willing to fund Hanoi river clean-up

Hanoi (VNA), Dec. 5 -- The Japan Environment and Business Organisation (JEBO) has said it is willing to pay all costs to clean the heavily polluted To Lich River and West Lake in Hanoi following a rem... Read More

Canada should consider Vietnam a prioritised partner: expert

Ottawa (VNA), Dec. 5 -- The Canadian government and businesses should place the Vietnamese market in a prioritised position in its partnership development, stated Douglas Kennedy , the Royal Bank of C... Read More

Mali: Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga sur la lutte contre le terrorisme : « Il faut couper le cordon ombilical que les groupes terroristes parviennent à créer au sein de la population »

Mali, décembre 5 -- L'ancien premier ministre Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga était, le mardi dernier, l'invité politique de Sékou Tangara de Africable Télévision. La lutte contre le terrorisme au Mali, au sa... Read More

Mali: Procés opposant notre confrére Seyni T Kassambara à un libano-ghanéen : La consignation fixée à 50.000 F, les débats sur le fond prévus le 31 décembre

Mali, décembre 5 -- Mardi 3 décembre 2019, notre confrére, le directeur de publication du journal ''Le Toguna'', Seyni T Kassambara, répondait à la plainte d'un Libano-Ghanéen, Hassan Zein. C'était de... Read More