Australia suffered its hottest summer on record from December through February and forecasts show the southern autumn will continue to be drier and warmer...

The UN Security Council was expected to vote Thursday on two rival draft resolutions from the United States and Russia aimed at confronting the crisis...

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of noted journalist and Director General of Press Institute of Bangladesh...

Development works to protect river bank from the erosion of Jamuna River at Sadar and Fulchhari upazilas of thedistrict have been continuing since June,...

Sudan on Wednesday hit back at Western powers for calling President Omar al-Bashir’s decision to impose a nationwide state of emergency a “return...

“For me, the war is now over.” If words alone carry weight, there are hopes that a brutal conflict in Democratic Republic of Congo may draw...

Russia’s Ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin affirmed that the Syrian state has taken all the required measures to facilitate the return of...

The management of Gazprom (MOEX: GAZP) is already factoring possible scenarios of dividend payments equivalent to 50% of IFRS net profit into the financial modeling for the current budget, the Russian gas giant’s deputy CEO, Andrei Kruglov said at a meeting with investors in Singapore. However, the final decision on the amount of dividends depends on shareholders,...

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has received two speedboats from the government of Japan which will be utilized to strengthen its campaign against piracy and terrorism. The two 12-meter high speedboats were handed over in a ceremony graced by Japanese Ambassador Koji Haneda which was held at the PCG national headquarters in Manila last Wednesday. The boats can carry eight...

Five activities will be the focus of this year’s “Salaknib” exercises between American and Filipino military units, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) public affairs office chief, Col. Noel Detoyato said Thursday. These include Jungle Field Training Exercise (FTX), Command Post Exercise (CPX), Subject Matter Expert Exchanges (SMEEs), Cooperative Health...