Russia’s Emergency Ministry confirms Antonov An-26 disappearance from radars in Far East

22.09.2021 [16:15]
Antonov An-26 aircraft disappeared from flight radars around the territory of Khekhtsir Nature Reserve in the Khabarovsk region in Russia’s Far East, press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry confirmed to TASS. "At 11:45 Moscow time, the Crisis Management Center of Russia’s Emergency Ministry in the Khabarovsk region received ...

China to provide more vaccines, international assistance

22.09.2021 [14:29]
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday that China will provide more vaccines against COVID-19 to the world, as well as international assistance, according to Xinhua. The country will strive ...

Indigenous aircraft spread their wings at Turkish TEKNOFEST

22.09.2021 [11:19]
Turkey showed off its locally made aircraft during the country’s largest technology and aviation event TEKNOFEST, said Selcuk Bayraktar, chairman of the Turkish Technology Team Foundation, the event organizer, on Tuesday, according ...

Covid-19 kills 379 more Iranians over past 24 hours

21.09.2021 [19:01]
Some 379 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 117,905, Iran's Health Ministry said on Tuesday, according to IRNA. 17,564 new cases of infection with the COVID-19 were found over the past 24 ...

Italy starts administering third dose of COVID-19 vaccine

21.09.2021 [16:17]
Italy began administering booster COVID-19 vaccine shots on Monday, after the procedure received the official green light from the country's Medicines Agency (AIFA), according to Xinhua. As the Health Ministry announced earlier this month, third doses ...

Turkey has given over 105.6M coronavirus vaccine jabs to date

21.09.2021 [11:22]
Turkey has administered over 105.6 million coronavirus vaccine jabs since the country launched an immunization drive in January, according to official figures released on Monday, Anadolu Agency reports. Some 52.8 million people ...

Turkish President cuts ribbon on landmark Turkevi Center in New York

21.09.2021 [10:23]
Calling the landmark building "a masterpiece," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday has officially inaugurated the Turkevi Center, or Turkish House, in New York City, according to Anadolu Agency. Speaking at its opening ceremony, which also featured a music concert, Erdogan said the Turkevi Center will stand as a reflection of Turkey's place on the world stage ahead ...

With 90% of reports processed, United Russia gets 49.66% of votes

20.09.2021 [16:43]
With 90% of the election commissions' reports processed the United Russia party's candidates get 49.66% of the votes in the State Duma elections on the party ticket, as follows from the Central Election Commission statistics uploaded to the screen at the CEC information center on Monday ...

Japan's elderly population hits record high

20.09.2021 [15:40]
A Japanese government survey shows the number of people aged 65 or older, and their ratio to the overall population, are both at record highs. The survey was conducted ahead of the Respect for the Aged Day national holiday on Monday, according to NHK World-Japan ...

Death toll in Russia’s Perm State University shooting rises to eight

20.09.2021 [14:30]
The number of people killed in Russia’s Perm State University shooting has risen to eight, the Russian Investigative Committee told TASS. "Eight people have died as a result, several more have been ...

UN Chief warns China, US to avoid new Cold War

20.09.2021 [11:36]
Warning of a potential new Cold War, the head of the United Nations implored China and the United States to repair their “completely dysfunctional” relationship before problems between the two large and deeply influential countries spill over even further into the rest of the planet ...

Turkey's president heads to New York for 76th UN General Assembly

19.09.2021 [15:22]
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is heading to New York on Sunday, where he will attend and speak at this year's UN General Assembly, according to Anadolu Agency. In his speech to the UN body, Erdogan said, "I will emphasize Turkey's strong support for multilateralism and the ...

Turkey 'neutralizes' 7 YPG/PKK terrorists in northern Syria

19.09.2021 [11:50]
Turkish forces "neutralized" seven YPG/PKK terrorists in northern Syria, across Turkey's border, authorities said on Saturday, according to Anadolu Agency. According to Turkey's National Defense Ministry, the terrorists ...

Turkey blasts ‘biased’ declaration of EU's Med9 countries

18.09.2021 [15:02]
A new declaration by a group of southern EU states is one-sided and divorced from reality, Turkey said on Saturday, according to Anadolu Agency. The treatment of issues of the Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus, and refugees in the Med9 ...

Typhoon Chanthu pounds southwestern Japan, at least 5 injured

18.09.2021 [11:07]
Typhoon Chanthu made landfall in Japan's southwestern main island of Kyushu with heavy rains and strong winds on Friday, disrupting traffic and causing power outages while at least five people were injured in the region, the weather agency and local authorities said, according to Kyodo news ...

Dubai’s Madame Tussauds announces opening date, launches preview tickets

18.09.2021 [10:33]
The wait is nearly over with Madame Tussauds Dubai officially opening its doors on October 14, two weeks after Expo 2020 Dubai welcomes the world to the UAE, according to Gulf News. The iconic ...

Southwestern Japan volcano erupts, alert level raised

17.09.2021 [14:52]
A volcano on a southwestern Japan island erupted early Friday, sending large rocks almost 1 kilometer from the crater and prompting the weather agency to raise its alert by one level to restrict entry into the area surrounding the mountain, according to Kyodo News ...

Argentine president calls for unity after mass resignations

17.09.2021 [12:20]
Argentine President Alberto Fernandez called for unity within his coalition party on Thursday, one day after several ministers offered their resignations from Frente de Todos coalition in the aftermath of a heavy defeat in Argentina's primary election, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Hungarian government adopts ambitious space strategy

16.09.2021 [17:18]
The Hungarian government announced that it accepted a document identifying the cornerstones that set out the country’s opportunities and future development directions in the field of space, according to SpaceWatch.GLOBAL. The ...