40 people die in California wildfires
The wildfires that erupted last weekend have killed at least 40 people and dozens of people were still missing, including 74 people in Napa county.
Audrey Azoulay elected Director General of UNESCO
16:20 16/10/2017
Former French Culture Minister Audrey Azoulay on October 13th was elected as the new Director General of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Angela Merkel appoints Jan Hecker as foreign policy adviser
21:48 13/10/2017
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has named Jan Hecker, her refugee policy coordinator, as her new foreign policy adviser, according to German media.
Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev visits Algeria
21:48 13/10/2017
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev began an official visit to Algeria at the invitation of his Algerian counterpart Ahmed Ouyahia.
Donald Trump appoints Kirstjen Nielsen as Homeland Security Secretary
20:58 12/10/2017
On October 11th, US President Donald Trump appointed Ms. Kirstjen Nielsen as the Secretary of Homeland Security.
US House of Representatives approves USD36.5 billion for disaster relief
20:56 12/10/2017
US House of Representatives’ Appropriations Committee has approved an USD36.5 billion package to help Americans recover from hurricanes.
21 killed due to wildfires in California
20:49 12/10/2017
The massive forest fire hit Northern California, killing 21 people.
Thai Prime Minister announces general election 2018
16:39 11/10/2017
On October 10th, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha announced the country will hold its General Election in November 2018.
US, RoK to hold bilateral talk
16:39 11/10/2017
The United States and the Republic of Korea (RoK) will hold a strategic dialogue in Seoul on October 18th, according to the RoK’s Foreign Ministry.
10 killed due to forest fires in California
19:13 10/10/2017
A massive forest fire has hit Northern California with firestorms killing at least 10 people as of October 9th.