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AIRLINES BOOSTED BY NEW VACCIN...

Asian airlines rallied Tuesday as hopes the world could begin to return to normal were boosted by news that another vaccine candidate appeared to be effective against the coronavirus.However, broader...

SENATE CHIEF BLASTS TRUMP TROO...

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell warned President Donald Trump Monday against accelerating troop reductions in Afghanistan and Iraq, saying it would give extremists a "big propaganda victory...

AFRICAN LEADERS MOUNT EFFORT T...

African leaders tried Monday to kickstart talks in Ethiopia's escalating internal conflict, two days after rocket strikes on Eritrea's capital highlighted the risk that the fighting could spread.Uga...

US SPIED ON DANISH, EUROPEAN D...

Seven years after the Edward Snowden scandal, new allegations that the US spied on close allies have emerged in Denmark, this time regarding the defence industry and a Danish fighter jet tender won b...

AFRICAN LEADERS MOUNT EFFORT T...

African leaders attempted Monday to kickstart some kind of mediation in Ethiopia's escalating internal conflict, two days after rocket strikes on Eritrea's capital highlighted risks that fighting cou...

AFRICAN LEADERS MOUNT EFFORT T...

African leaders attempted Monday to kickstart some kind of mediation in Ethiopia's escalating internal conflict, two days after rocket strikes on Eritrea's capital highlighted risks that fighting cou...

UGANDA'S MUSEVENI MEETS ETHIOP...

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Monday met with Ethiopia's foreign minister to discuss the growing conflict in that country, urging negotiations between warring parties.Museveni met with Demeke ...

KOREAN AIR TO TAKE OVER TROUBL...

South Korean flag carrier Korean Air said Monday it will buy out its smaller, troubled rival Asiana Airlines in a $1.6 billion deal as it looks to consolidate with the global aviation sector devastat...

UAE'S ETIHAD TO LAUNCH DIRECT ...

Etihad Airways, the United Arab Emirates' national carrier, announced Monday it will start direct flights to Israel in March 2021 after the countries recent agreement to normalise ties. The Abu Dhabi...

KOREAN AIR TO TAKE OVER TROUBL...

South Korean flag-carrier Korean Air said Monday it will buy out its smaller troubled rival Asiana Airlines in a $1.6 billion deal as it looks to consolidate with the coronavirus pandemic sending sho...

AFGHANISTAN, INDIA DENY PAKIST...

Kabul and New Delhi on Sunday denied Pakistan's accusations that arch-rival India was funding "terror" groups and training them on Afghan soil.The denial came a day after Islamabad said it had gather...

SUDAN WELCOMES REBELS BACK TO ...

Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok welcomed rebel leaders to the capital Khartoum on Sunday, as crowds celebrated what they hoped was the end of war following a landmark peace deal.Hundreds of tho...