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There will be no elaborate Shinto rituals for the wedding, which will mostly be paperwork
In a briefing to the foreign press association ahead of a US appeal to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, his partner Stella Moris says he looks thin and very unwell.
Police Ecuador's Cotopaxi Province fire tear gas at indigenous citizens protesting soaring fuel prices, as the country grapples with a state of emergency and severe economic crisis.
A man and a woman were each fined $3,000 after admitting to attending a Chinese New Year celebration involving 15 people.
Singapore's U-22 football team needed a last-gasp equaliser to avoid defeat against minnows Timor Leste in a 2-2 draw at the AFC U-23 Asian Cup qualifiers.
Khalil Ibrahim lives a few blocks away from his north Syria home, but a border separating regime and rebel-held territory makes it impossible for him to reach his front door.
The National Hockey League fined the Chicago Blackhawks $2 million and two senior executives left the franchise on Tuesday after an investigation found the team failed to properly deal with allegations of sexual misconduct made against a former video coach in 2010.
Researchers use torpedo-like devices towed from boats to better understand the ocean by collecting some of its smallest inhabitants: plankton
Officials from US State Department and Taiwan’s foreign ministry held a meeting ahead of Xi’s speech
A nature reserve near the capital of war-scarred Libya that has long been a sanctuary for hyenas, rare birds and plants is now under threat due to climate change and human activity.
Brazil's right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro has repeatedly downplayed the seriousness of the pandemic, fought stay-at-home measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus and promoted treatments scientists said were ineffective
‘In this era of globalisation, it is not fair to hold on to this hatred,’ a jury member said
WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday signed an order imposing new vaccine requirements for most foreign national air travelers and lifting severe travel restrictions on China, India and much of Europe effective Nov. 8, the White House said. The extraordinary U.S. travel restrictions were first imposed in early 2020 to address the spread of COVID-19. The rules bar most non-U.S. citizens who within the last 14 days have been in Britain, the 26 Schengen countries in Europe without border controls, Ireland, China, India, South Africa, Iran and Brazil.
Two U.S. senators have urged President Joe Biden to waive sanctions against India over its purchase of Russia's S-400 air defence system, saying such a punitive measure would endanger growing cooperation. India signed a $5.5 billion deal with Russia in 2018 for five of the surface-to-air missile systems for defence against long-time adversary Pakistan and China, with which it is locked in a standoff on their disputed border. But the proposed transfer has caused friction with the United States, which passed a law in 2017 under which any country engaged with Russia's defence and intelligence sectors could face sanctions.
The Nobel Peace Prize ceremony, held online last year due to the pandemic, will go ahead in person in December with the 2021 laureates both in attendance, the Norwegian Nobel Committee said Tuesday.
Mexico on Monday began Covid-19 vaccinations for adolescents with chronic diseases in the capital, the latest step in an immunization drive in one of the countries hit hardest by the pandemic.
Beijing residents share their feelings over the Winter Olympics as the city marks 100 days until the start of the Games.
In 1996, Roh was found guilty of corruption and treason for his role in 1979 coup
The 316th to 329th COVID-19 deaths in Singapore were aged between 60 and 93, all of whom had various underlying medical conditions.
Cutting through the black night waters of the Mediterranean, a boat carrying Algerian migrants is speeding towards Spain, all of them ready to risk death if it means escaping the despair of their homeland.