International

US, Taiwan to start formal trade talks under new initiative

TAIPEI: The United States (US) and Taiwan has agreed to start trade talks under a… Read More

China to send troops to Russia for ‘Vostok’ exercise

BEIJING: Chinese troops will travel to Russia to take part in joint military exercises led… Read More

3 killed, 10 wounded in Russian strike on Ukraine’s Kharkiv: mayor

KYIV: A Russian strike killed at least three people and wounded 10 others in the… Read More

Morocco bus crash leaves 23 dead, scores injured

RABAT: A bus crash east of Morocco's economic capital Casablanca on Wednesday left 23 people… Read More

Portugal, Spain struggle to control forest fires

ORJAIS: Firefighters in Spain and Portugal were battling on Wednesday to control multiple forest fires… Read More

Huge explosion hits Kabul mosque, many casualties feared

A huge explosion struck a mosque in Kabul during evening prayers on Wednesday, witnesses and… Read More

TikTok to clamp down on paid political posts

TikTok will work to prevent content creators from posting paid political messages on the short-form… Read More

Taliban test repaired helicopters, planes

Taliban military aircraft roared over the Afghan capital on Wednesday as the group's defence ministry… Read More

Emirates NBD launches global call for metaverse start-ups

Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the MENAT (Middle East, North Africa and Turkey)… Read More

Emirates undertakes largest known fleet retrofit project

Emirates has kick-started its plans to upgrade the entire interior cabins of 120 Airbus A380… Read More