New Delhi, May 18 (PTI) The Indian Navy has thwarted a piracy attempt on a Liberian vessel in the Gulf of Aden, in a swift operation involving marine commandos and an armed chopper.
NAIROBI, May 16 (Xinhua) -- The World Food Programme (WFP) on Tuesday welcomed China's five-million-U.S. dollar contribution to support 420,000 refugees living in camps in northern Kenya.
A leading candidate to head the World Health Organization was accused this week of covering up three cholera epidemics in his home country, Ethiopia, when he was health minister — a charge that could seriously undermine his campaign to run the agency.
Emmanuel Macron was officially inaugurated as France's president during a ceremony at the Elysee Palace on Sunday, thereby becoming the country’s youngest head of state since Napoleon.
North Korea would agree to meet with Trump administration officials “if the conditions are set”, a senior North Korean diplomat has said amid ongoing concerns about the rogue state’s development of nuclear weapons and intercontinental missile technology.