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Catholic Pope Francis embarks on four-day visit to Iraq

Visit will be pontiff's first ever to country and first overseas visit since start of COVID-19 pandemic. Pope Francis is scheduled to travel to several parts of Iraq from March 5-8 in his first-ever visit...

London Stock Exchange moves ahead with integrating Refinitiv

LONDON (Reuters) - London Stock Exchange Group posted steady full year results for 2020 on Friday, announcing a 7% dividend increase as integration of its $27 billion acquisition of data and analytics company Refinitiv...

3 Indian soldiers commit suicide in occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir : 4 suicides by army personnel reported in 2021, more than 35 registered in region in 2020. Three Indian soldiers, including a lieutenant colonel, have committed suicide in a span of 24-hours,...

NATO chief says he believes in ‘strategic solidarity’

Any attempt to divide Europe from North America will weaken NATO, says Stoltenberg. The NATO chief said on Wednesday he believes in “strategic solidarity” between Europe and North America after some debates over the EU’s...

Africa turns to Russia, China for COVID-19 vaccine

JOHANNESBURG China and Russia taking advantage of delays by Western countries to supply vaccines to Africa, says, expert. Abandoned by rich Western nations, African countries are largely looking to China and Russia to get doses of...

Meghan accuses Buckingham Palace of ‘perpetuating falsehoods’

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry’s wife Meghan has accused Buckingham Palace of “perpetuating falsehoods” about her and her spouse, saying the royal couple would not be silent in telling their story. Meghan, the Duchess of...

Northern Ireland loyalist paramilitaries withdraw support for 1998 peace deal

LONDON (Reuters) - Northern Irish loyalist paramilitary groups have told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson they are temporarily withdrawing support for the 1998 peace agreement due to concerns over the Brexit deal. While the groups...

Iranian Baluchi protesters attacks Iran governor’s office after shooting of impoverished fuel smugglers

KARACHI - Arab News: At least one Pakistani was wounded after Iranian forces opened fire on smugglers in an area on the border of Iran and Pakistan’s southwestern Baluchistan province, a local Pakistani official...

Chinese UN ambassador showcases ‘Chinese achievements in poverty reduction’

UNITED NATIONS, March 2 (Xinhua) -- China's permanent representative to the United Nations, Zhang Jun, on Tuesday showcased his country's achievements in poverty reduction and shared experience with UN member states and agencies. Zero poverty...

Protesting parents urge Turkey’s CHP party to stop cooperating with HDP

Parents protesting the abduction of their children by the PKK terrorists in front of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) headquarters in Turkey’s southeastern Diyarbakır province called on the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP)...