Beijing warns against linking Xi's upcoming visit to North Korea to Trump meeting at G20

Beijing, June 19 -- The Chinese Foreign Ministry warned on Tuesday against speculating that Beijing may use President Xi Jinping's upcoming state visit to North Korea as leverage when discussing the C... Read More

AstraZeneca Receives Japanese Approval For Lung Disease Treatment

India, June 19 -- AstraZeneca Plc. (AZN.L, AZN) said that Japan approved Breztri Aerosphere, formerly PT010, as a triple-combination therapy to relieve symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseas... Read More

Hate speech 'on notice' as UN chief launches new plan to 'identify, prevent and confront' growing scourge

New York, June 19 -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has declared war on hate speech, telling Member States on Tuesday, that we all need to "do better at looking out for each other".... Read More

Syria: Humanitarian disaster in Idlib 'unfolding before our eyes' says top UN relief official

New York, June 19 -- Unabating violence, destruction and a downward sprial in overall conditions for the desperate people trapped in north-western Syria's Idlib were in the spotlight as the United Nat... Read More

300,000 flee flare-up of ethnic violence in north-eastern DR Congo

New York, June 19 -- More than 300,000 people have been forced to flee resurgent inter-ethnic violence in north-east Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) just this month, the UN refugee agency, UNHC... Read More

UN health agency steps up fight against 'invisible pandemic' of antimicrobial resistance

New York, June 19 -- As resistance to antibiotics grows, the World Health Organization (WHO) has launched the latest stage of its campaign to fight this deadly health risk - likened by the agency to a... Read More

Mali : Education nationale: Au Mali, 8 421 écoles sont fermées

Mali, juin 19 -- Le 12 juin dernier, le Mali a célébré la journée de lutte contre le travail des enfants. une journée qui intervient au moment où des efforts sont consentis pour protéger les enfants e... Read More

BREAKING: Saudi journalist Khashoggi's murder 'pre-meditated execution', UN finds

Nigeria, June 19 -- A United Nations special rapporteur has found that the murder of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi was premeditated. Mr Khashoggi, 60, was killed shortly after entering the... Read More

2.2 billion people lack access to safe drinking water globally: UN

New York, June 19 -- : Some 2.2 billion people around the world do not have access to safely managed drinking water services, while 4.2 billion people lack access to safely managed sanitation services... Read More

UAE urged to invest in agro processing industries in Bangladesh

Dhaka, June 19 -- Bangladesh has urged businesses of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to invest in agro processing industries and import fruits and vegetables from Bangladesh. State Minister for Foreig... Read More