Over the past 53 years since its inception, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has successfully resolved differences to build a united community to respond to all regional and global challenges, says Norwegian ambassador to ASEAN Morten Høglund.
09:09 | 01/08/2020
US and Canada weather forecast August 1: Heavy rain and winds are forecast to hit the Bahamas and the eastern shores of Florida this weekend as Hurricane Isaias barrels through the Caribbean and into the southeastern US. Meanwhile, in Canada, heat warnings continue for B.C.’s Southern Interior, 40 C forecast for Grand Forks.
08:02 | 01/08/2020
An island named Nishinoshima in Japan has been going through some growing pains and doubled in a little over 7 years. The eruption is mostly basaltic lava flows like those in Hawai'i, but a cinder cone has also grown on the island.
07:58 | 01/08/2020
Responding to US – Australia’s recent military cooperation, China has warned Canberra that it should not “go further on the road of harming relations", stating that "any attempt to pressure China will never succeed".
07:54 | 01/08/2020
GlaxoSmithKline and Sanofi said that the U.S. government will pay them $2.1 billion for COVID-19 vaccines to cover 50 million people and to underwrite the drug makers’ testing and manufacturing in 31 July
07:52 | 01/08/2020
Australia plans to introduce a new royalty-style system, requiring the two tech giants U.S. Facebook Inc (FB.O) and Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google pay for their news content.
UK and Europe weather forecast latest, August 1: An intense heatwave to bake Britain with temperatures soaring to 95F
14:16 | 31/07/2020
An intense heatwave with 95F is forecasted to melt the UK and the same trend is set to rage across Europe.
14:16 | 31/07/2020
Municipal and provincial border guard forces and agencies are cracking down on travel via border gates, in a bid to prevent further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Vietnam.
14:15 | 31/07/2020
A COVID-19 vaccine that has been developed by Australian scientists has been shown to be safe in phase 1 trials, and has generated a positive immune response in human subjects.
11:21 | 31/07/2020
World breaking news today July 31: Hong Kong blocks 12 democrats from election as China security law shadow looms. Meanwhile, Malaysia rebukes Beijing as South China Sea, Herman Cain died of coronavirus, TikTok and Zoom's ties to China investigation in US, and gold prices also make headlines today.
10:00 | 31/07/2020
The latest figures on the Worldometers show that, globally, there are 17,445,391 cases of Covid-19 infection, including 675,452 deaths and 10,918,302 recovered.
09:59 | 31/07/2020
President Donald Trump on Thursday appeared to row back on the idea of delaying the 2020 election, even as he continued to raise doubts about efforts to expand mail-in voting in some states to respond to the coronavirus.
09:55 | 31/07/2020
US and Canada weather forecast July 31: After hitting portions of the Caribbean with rain and wind, Tropical Storm Isaias is expected to become a hurricane on Friday, reported National Hurricane Center. In Canada, heat warning with a temperature of 40 C is forecast for most parts of the Western region.
07:30 | 31/07/2020
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of Vietnam’s SOM ASEAN, suggested economic recovery work should concentrate on production, tourism, and transport, as well as disadvantaged groups, during an online high-level dialogue on ASEAN’s recovery post-COVID-19 on July 30.
07:21 | 31/07/2020
In 30 July, NASA launched its next rover to Mars, the beginning of a years-long mission to figure out if the Red Planet ever hosted life.
07:14 | 31/07/2020
The race to look for Covid-19 vaccine is occurring in many countries and laboratories around the world. Currently, Russia is working on developing and testing its own set of vaccines.
07:04 | 31/07/2020
China has reported 101 new coronavirus cases for Tuesday (July 28th). This is highest single-day figure in three months.
14:17 | 30/07/2020
High temperatures with record-breaking 40C highs is forecasted to bake almost all of Europe and scorching also melts Britain.
14:16 | 30/07/2020
After being arrested in January, chemistry professor Charles Lieber of Harvard University is facing up to new tax charges tied to a Chinese school.
10:27 | 30/07/2020
World breaking news today July 30: Three Hongkong men and one woman aged between 16 and 21 were arrested on suspicion of organizing and inciting secession. Meanwhile, Bill Gates criticized US's COVID-19 testing efforts, scorching temperatures in Europe, Malik Abdul Baset's death and gold price also make headlines today.
US and Canada weather forecast July 30: Tropical Storm Isaias knocks on Puerto Rico's door, could eye Florida next
10:24 | 30/07/2020
US and Canada weather forecast July 30: Another budding tropical system, currently dubbed Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine by the National Hurricane Center (NHC), threatens another potential impact to the United States. Meanwhile, the Canadian environment issued a heat warning for many parts of the country.