Belgium Crowns Top Woman in Pageant Celebrating Inner Beauty

MONS, Belgium – In a celebration of inner beauty and body positivity, Belgium’s Top Woman pageant…

Spain’s Prime Minister to Announce Recognition of Palestinian State, Source Says

MADRID – Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez is set to announce the recognition of an independent…

Ireland to Recognise Palestinian State

LONDON – Ireland will officially recognise the state of Palestine, Prime Minister Simon Harris announced on…

Vietnam Lawmakers Elect Top Policeman To Lam as New President

HANOI – Vietnam’s National Assembly elected police minister To Lam as the country’s new president on…

Japan Lodges Protest Against Chinese Ambassador’s Comment on Taiwan

TOKYO – Japan has officially protested against the Chinese ambassador’s “extremely inappropriate” remarks concerning Taiwan, Chief…

Nepali Sherpa Scales Everest for Record 30th Time

KATHMANDU – Nepali Sherpa guide Kami Rita Sherpa has made history by reaching the summit of…

Emirates Flight Damaged After Hitting Flamingos in Mumbai

MUMBAI – An Emirates flight landed safely in Mumbai on the night of May 20 after…

China Sanctions Ex-US Lawmaker and Taiwan Supporter Mike Gallagher

BEIJING – China has imposed sanctions on former U.S. lawmaker Mike Gallagher, banning him from entering…

France Open to UAE Investments in Nuclear Industry, Finance Minister Says

ABU DHABI – France is open to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) investing in its nuclear…

Syrian First Lady Asma al-Assad Diagnosed with Leukemia

DUBAI – Syria’s first lady, Asma al-Assad, has been diagnosed with leukemia, the Syrian presidency announced…

Protests Erupt as Taiwan Parliament Debates Contentious Reforms

TAIPEI – Lawmakers in Taiwan clashed on May 21 as the opposition pushed for reforms to…

Singapore Launches 30-Year Green Bond to Raise Up to $2.5 Billion

SINGAPORE – The Singapore government has launched a 30-year green bond aiming to raise up to…