Netherlands to bring Russia before human rights court over MH17 downing

"By submitting an inter-State application, the government is sharing all available and relevant information about the downing of Flight MH17 with the ECtHR," Read more »

Rebels down Russian reconnaissance drone in Syria: War monitor

The UK-based watchdog group said the rebels fired at the Syrian military positions in areas in the southern countryside of Idlib amid intense battles... Read more »

Erdogan “First prayers in Hagia Sophia on July 24”

"It was concluded that the settlement deed allocated it as a mosque and its use outside this character is not possible legally," the Council... Read more »

UNSC fails to extend authorization for aid access to Syria

Thirteen of the Council's 15 members voted in favour, but the text failed to be adopted owing to the negative votes cast by Russia... Read more »

EU adopts regulation to allow quick development of COVID-19 vaccine

As national requirements to assess the environmental risks of clinical trials on medicinal products that contain or consist of GMOs vary considerably across member... Read more »

11 dead, 23 missing in Nepal landslides

"Ten bodies were recovered from Marang while one from Thadakhani. Efforts are on to recover 11 missing from Rikh, Kalleni, Ramche, Namruk and Kamdi,... Read more »

UK accused of apologizing to Saudi after imposing Magnitsky sanctions

Addressing the House of Commons, Raab said: "Those with blood on their hands won't be free... To waltz into this country, to buy up... Read more »

UN report “Targeted killing of Iran’s Soleimani unlawful”

"In light of the evidence that the US has provided to date, the targeting of General Soleimani, and the deaths of those accompanying him,... Read more »

EU FM meeting to focus on COVID-19 impact, recovery measures

The conference will also discuss the convergence reports published on June 10, which examine whether non-euro member states satisfy the necessary conditions to adopt... Read more »

Judicial commission submits Peshawar school attack probe report

He said the probe body had recorded the statements of 132 people and of them, 31 were police and army officials and the rest... Read more »

Nepal bans all Indian news channels except DD

"We request all not to disseminate news that infringes sovereignty and self-respect of Nepalis. This includes the media of neighbouring countries. We might seek... Read more »

Pelosi “Trump’s withdrawal from WHO act of true senselessness”

"With millions of lives at risk, the President is crippling the international effort to defeat the virus." Read more »

US surpasses 3 million Covid-19 cases

Over 131,000 deaths have been reported, and on Tuesday the US broke its record for most new cases reported in one day, the BBC... Read more »

FBI director “China is ‘greatest threat’ to US”

"The stakes could not be higher," Wray said, adding: "China is engaged in a whole-of-state effort to become the world's only superpower by any... Read more »

Uighurs to UN “Hold Xi Jinping accountable for genocide”

A report titled "Genocide in East Turkistan" holds China responsible and says that despite the Covid 19 pandemic, the Chinese government continues its oppression... Read more »

Migrant rescue ship allowed to dock in Italy

The crew of the Ocean Viking rescue ship said on Sunday that they received permission from Italian officials to dock at Porto Empedocle on... Read more »

Palestine seeks int’l coalition against Israel annexation plan

Saeb Erekat, secretary-general of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), said Palestine has been mobilizing efforts with several countries within the UN General Assembly in... Read more »

US nightclub shooting kills 2, injures 8

The shooting took place just before 2 a.m. on Sunday in the city of Greenville when Greenville County Sheriff's deputies noticed a disturbance at... Read more »

IS intensifies attacks in Syrian desert

Over the past 72 hours, 20 Syrian soldiers were killed and 25 others went missing as a result of the IS attacks in the... Read more »

Incidents of violence against women increase in Pak

She said the pandemic had severely affected women involved in economic activities in the country and significant steps were needed to be taken to... Read more »