At least 23 police officers injured during Black Lives Matter protests in...

London [UK], June 7 (Sputnik/ANI): At least 23 police officers were injured in past several days during ongoing protests against racism and police brutality in...

Demonstrations in several countries against racism, police brutality in solidarity with protests...

Berlin [Germany], June 7 (ANI): Protests took place in several European countries against racism and police brutality following the death of George Floyd in the...

Egypt's president offers initiative to end conflict in war-torn Libya as fighting...

Cairo [Egypt], June 7 (Xinhua/ANI): Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced on Saturday that Libyan Parliament Speaker Aguila Saleh and eastern-based military leader Khalifa Haftar...

Large scale protests take place across US over George Floyd's death

Washington D.C. [US], June 7 (ANI): Thousands of protesters turned out in Washington D.C. on Saturday (local time) as protests across the US against the...

Iraq extends curfew amid rise in COVID-19-related deaths

Baghdad [Iraq], June 7 (Sputnik/ANI): Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi announced on Saturday that the country's authorities decided to prolong curfew in the country to...

US Secretary of State hits out at China over 'callous exploitation' of...

Washington D.C. [US], June 7 (ANI): US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo on Saturday (local time) hit out at China for "callous exploitation" of George...

Indian Overseas Congress deplores desecration of Gandhi statue, offers to bear restoration...

Washington D.C. [US], June 7 (ANI): The Indian Overseas Congress USA has expressed outrage at the desecration of the Mahatma Gandhi statue in Washington, DC,...

Bomb blast in eastern Afghanistan kills 2 Border Guards

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 7 (Sputnik/ANI): Two Afghan border guards were killed after a police car was hit by a roadside bomb in Pakistan-bordering eastern Paktia...

Rise in demand for tents, canvas as business reopen with easing of...

Washington D.C. [US], June 7 (ANI): As the lockdown induced by coronavirus pandemic eases, tent suppliers across the country are flooded with calls from restaurants...

Indonesia confirms record COVID-19 daily increase of 993 cases

Jakarta [Indonesia], June 6 (Sputnik/ANI): Indonesia has confirmed 993 new cases of coronavirus over the past 24 hours, the highest daily increase since the outbreak,...

Nepal reports 323 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours, total count spikes...

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 6 (ANI): Nepal reported 323 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours, taking the total count to 3,235, said the...

15,000 agitators gather for anti-racism rally in Sydney as ban on protest...

Sydney [Australia], June 6 (Sputnik/ANI): At least 15,000 people gathered in Australia's Sydney as organisers of 'Black Lives Matter' rallies against racism and police brutality...

11 Taliban members killed, 6 injured in clashes in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 6 (Sputnik/ANI): At least 11 Taliban members were killed and six others were injured as a result of clashes with police officers...

Nepal's House of Representatives likely to adopt controversial amendment for new map...

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 6 (ANI): Nepal's House of Representatives is set to adopt a constitutional amendment on June 9 for a new political map that...

US gears up for large-scale protest against racism, Trump's approach against agitators

Washington DC [USA], June 6 (ANI): After days of continuous protests in the US demanding justice for African-American George Floyd, tens of thousands of people...

Pakistan registers over 80 COVID-19 deaths for second day in row

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 6 (ANI): Pakistan on Saturday reported over 80 deaths due to coronavirus for the second straight day, taking the total number of...

Nepal's House of Representatives likely to adopt controversial constitutional amendment for new...

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 6 (ANI): Nepal's House of Representatives is set to adopt a constitutional amendment on June 9 for a new political map that...

Chinese embassy donates food to less privileged S. African families

Beijing (China), June 6: The Chinese embassy on Friday donated food parcels to less privileged families in Soweto township in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Iran reports 2,269 new COVID-19 cases, 169,425 in total

Tehran (Iran), June 6: Iran reported 2,269 new cases over the past 24 hours, taking the total confirmed novel coronavirus cases to 169,425 on Saturday,...

Colombia captures 50 people suspected of plant, animal trafficking

Bogota (Colombia), June 6: Up to 50 people have been arrested on suspicion of illegally trafficking plants and animals in Colombia, the government said Friday.

Coronavirus pandemic to cost Australia over 348 bln USD over 10 years

Canberra (Australia), June 6: The coronavirus crisis will cost more than 500 billion Australian dollars (348.3 billion U.S. dollars) of the Australian budget over the...

Cambodia may lose 3 bln USD in tourism revenue this year due...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia), June 6: Cambodia may lose about 3 billion U.S. dollars in tourism revenue in 2020 as foreign tourists to the kingdom dropped...

China's furniture production drops in Jan.-April

Seoul (South Korea), June 6: China produced nearly 240 million pieces of furniture in the first four months of the year, down 16.8 percent year...

4 soldiers killed, 17 wounded in clash with rebels in southern Philippines

Manila (Philippines), June 6: Four soldiers have been killed and 17 others wounded in a clash with about 40 suspected Abu Sayyaf rebels in a...

SC bans entry of people ignoring SOPs

Islamabad (Pakistan) June 6: Taking notice of non-adherence to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for prevention of spread of coronavirus, the Supreme Court has barred...

In a bombshell, US blogger Cynthia Ritchie accuses PPP's Rehman Malik of...

Islamabad (Pakistan) June 6: The conflict between the PPP and Pakistan-based American blogger Cynthia D. Ritchie intensified on Friday after the latter came out with...

Decoding of PIA plane's black box completed: investigators

Karachi (Pakistan) June 6: French investigators probing the May 22 Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crash have announced that downloading and decoding of the black...