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Biden hails ‘good day for democracy’ as Republicans fall short

US President Joe Biden on Wednesday hailed a "good day for democracy" after a surprisingly strong performance in midterm elections, with Republicans inching toward...

US-Russia meeting expected soon

The United States and Russia are expected to meet soon to discuss the possible resumption of inspections under New START, a key nuclear disarmament...

Lavrov to discuss trade in national currencies, energy projects with Jaishankar

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will hold talks on Tuesday with his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar. The top diplomats of Russia and India maintain regular...

Ukraine hails new air defences

Ukraine announced Monday it had received more air defence systems from Western military allies, as officials in Kyiv asked residents to use electricity sparingly...

World leaders gather for climate talks under cloud of crises

World leaders meeting Monday for climate talks in Egypt are under pressure to deepen cuts in emissions and financially back developing countries already devastated...

Biden, Obama, Trump target key state in midterms countdown

President Joe Biden, Democratic superstar Barack Obama and Republican firebrand Donald Trump all converged Saturday on Pennsylvania to push their parties to the finishing...

Imran Khan claims Pakistan PM Sharif had role in plot to...

Former Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Friday accused his successor of involvement in a plot to kill him as he recovered in hospital...

Turkey warns Finland, Sweden must ‘take steps’ before NATO approval

Turkey will not formally approve Finland and Sweden's membership of NATO until the two countries take the necessary "steps", Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

Russian strikes leave 4.5 million without power in Ukraine: Zelensky

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Thursday that Russia's campaign against Ukraine's energy network has left around 4.5 million people without power. The two sides' forces...

Imran Khan shot and wounded at protest march

Pakistan's former prime minister, Imran Khan, has been shot and wounded in the leg in an attack on his protest march in the eastern...