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276 killed in deadliest attack in Somalia’s history
18/10/2017
At least 276 people were killed and around 300 others injured in the most powerful bomb blast ever seen in Somalia’s capital.
Norway’s Foreign Minister sworn in as WEF President
16:35 18/09/2017
Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Bredon has been chosen as the President of the World Economic Forum (WEF).
ASEAN reinforces relations with UN, Switzerland
15:00 18/09/2017
Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Le Luong Minh held working sessions at the United Nations Office in Geneva and met with Swiss leaders during a working visit to Switzerland from September 11th-15th.
Donald Trump to visit China in November
11:11 17/09/2017
US President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit China in November during his first official visit to Asia.
At least 50 dead after Nigerian boat capsizes
16:58 15/09/2017
At least 50 persons are reported killed after a boat capsized in northwestern Nigeria, many probably from the neighboring Republic of Niger, according to officials.
Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysia
17:52 14/09/2017
A fire killed at least 23 students and 2 teachers at Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah school in Kuala Lumpur on September 14th.
72nd session of UN General Assembly opens
17:14 13/09/2017
The 72nd session of UN General Assembly, titled “Focusing on people: Striving for peace and a decent life for all on a sustainable planet”, convened at UN Headquarters on Tuesday, September 12th.
Death toll from earthquake rises to 96 in Mexico
20:22 12/09/2017
Mexican authorities on September 11th announced that the death toll from the 8.6 magnitude earthquake had risen to 96.
New UN General Assembly President sworn in
20:20 12/09/2017
On September 11th, Slovak diplomat Miroslav Lajcak was sworn in as new UN General Assembly President of the 72nd session at the UN headquarters in New York.
Mexico earthquake kills at least 61
22:11 11/09/2017
An earthquake measuring 8.1 on the Richter scale, followed by a Gulf coast hurricane, has killing at least 61 people In Mexico.