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Canada Child Benefit payments may be delayed by global IT outage, says federal government

'Nothing short of a miracle': Missing N.L. fishing crew arrives home safely

Wildfire evacuation order issued for Little Red River Cree Nation in northern Alberta

Canada already in talks to avoid Trump tariffs

District of Wells, Barkerville area under evacuation order as B.C. heat wave fans wildfires

University of Victoria issues trespass notice to pro-Palestinian protesters

LCBO strike to end Monday after workers ratify tentative agreement

US President Biden ends reelection bid; endorses Vice President Harris

Glass-ceiling breaker Kamala Harris could be presidential nominee

Foreign leaders react to Biden dropping White House bid

US Secret Service admits repeatedly denying Trump requests for more security

Heat-related Texas deaths climb after Beryl left millions without power for days or longer

Salt Lake City wildfire prompts mandatory evacuations

Extreme left-wing billionaires George and Alex Soros endorse Kamala Harris

Why Obama Hasn’t Endorsed Harris

Clintons back Harris but Obama does not commit

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

The Dramatic Fall of Mexico's Oil Giant

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

Mexican President-Elect Claudia Sheinbaum Announces Home Doctor Health Program for Seniors

MND Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide: Quintana Roo

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

Inside the Risky U.S. Probe of Allegations That Drug Mafias Financed a Campaign of Mexico’s President López Obrador

Mexico’s Lessons for the International Left

Mexico’s fraught Maya Train project draws few passengers

Arévalo promised massive change in Guatemala, his indigenous supporters want it now

Guatemalan activist, Mexican politician conferred Gandhi-Mandela Award

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes Guatemala, no injuries, damage reported

Honduras exports 1st batch of shrimp to China as FTA talks continue

Panama to start deporting migrants from Darien Gap within months

Panama Canal eases shipping restrictions on agriculture

Panama Vows to Talk to First Quantum in Coming Months on Shuttered Mine

Venezuela Nuestra’s Coordinator Announces Mobilization in Caracas on July 25 in Support of President Maduro

Electoral Entity Establishes Rules to Guarantee Citizen Participation in Venezuela

Confession Points to Venezuela’s Opposition Campaign Head for Ordering Self-Attack

Colombia’s Petro Seeks Legislation to Lower Rents, Power Prices

Canadian man latest in slew of Colombia mystery deaths

Ecuador and Chilean subsidiary ENAP renegotiate oil agreement

Insecurity despite militarization characterizes week in Ecuador

Ecuador: Six tonnes of cocaine found in banana shipment

Ecuador’s Bargain of Conservation and Tourism in The Galapagos

Peru strengthens General Government Policy in terms of foreign policy

APEC 2024: Peru proposes reducing food loss throughout supply chain

Paraguay Purchases Six Brazilian A-29 Super Tucanos Light Attack Aircraft

Saudi Arabia to visit Brazil and Chile as seeks to diversify mining

Saudi Arabia to visit Brazil and Chile as seeks to diversify mining

President Peña signed the decrees ordering the purchase of six Super Tucano aircraft from Brazil for the Paraguayan Air Force

A double life: The cocaine kingpin who hid as a professional soccer player

Bullrich dismisses LLA deputies visiting repressors as ‘personal’

Caputo confirms Argentina has moved some of its gold overseas

YPF in talks with energy transfer to fund Argentina pipeline

Chile copper, lithium mines rattled by 7.4-magnitude quake

World’s highest observatory in Chile complete after 26 years

Saudi Arabia to visit Brazil and lithium power Chile as seeks to diversify

Saudi industry minister to visit Brazil, Chile to explore lithium production

Japan asks young people why they are not marrying amid population crisis

Japan sees record 17.78 million visitors in first half of 2024

Japan to Speed Up Entry Process as Tourist Wave Hits New Record

Mainland protests Japan's joint drill with Taiwan

Does the world need a Plaza Accord 2.0?

Uzbekistan unveils trade turnover volume with Japan

N. Korea
What to make of Russia and North Korea's new relationship

North Korea flies more balloons across border with South

S. Korea
S.Korea steps up propaganda broadcasts

Instant ramen and influencers: Inside the world of South Korean convenience stores

Timely initiative for peace in Asia launched in Mongolia

FAO Director-General visits Mongolia and DPRK reaffirming FAO’s commitments to supporting sustainable agrifood systems transformation in developing countries

China could attack Starlink-like satellites with submarine laser weapon: naval study

Full text: Resolution of CPC Central Committee on further deepening reform comprehensively to advance Chinese modernization

Chinese FM spokesperson's remarks on China reaching provisional arrangement with Philippines on managing situation at Ren'ai Jiao

Trump would ‘really not want to go to war with China’ in Taiwan Strait: analyst

Taiwan starts annual war games, aiming to closely mimic actual combat

Philippines keen on further strengthening Cambodia ties

LIVE: Marcos' State of the Nation Address 2024

Walang Pasok: Class suspensions on July 22 due to ‘Carina’

PH-China agreement reached on Ayungin

VinFast breaks ground on EV factory in Indonesia

Vietnam Party Chief’s Death Gives His Enforcer a Path to Top Job

Nguyen Phu Trong: Vietnam's long-serving leader dies at 80

Capitals of Thailand, Laos joined by first direct railway

Laos-Thailand cross-border passenger train service starts operation

No major impact on Thailand from CrowdStrike global cyber outage

Myanmar fishermen sell catch in Thailand due to poor domestic market

Thailand is piloting a universal basic income. Here’s what to know

Apple’s ad follows 'underdogs' to Thailand to please client demands

Cambodia's Funan Techo Canal Is a Gateway to Regional Prosperity

Cambodia makes great strides in tourism revival

Prospering together: Cambodia and China mark auspicious 66 years of diplomatic ties while looking to the future

Sources: ExxonMobil selling Malaysia O&G assets to Petronas

Malaysia coast guard tracking oil tanker that went dark after crashing with another off Singapore

Crispier and sweeter than honeydew, Felda-grown golden melons finally on sale in Malaysia, heading to Singapore next year

Malaysian students in Bangladesh relocated to Dhaka High Commission amid safety concerns, may be evacuated if riots worsen

Malaysia tracks down missing oil tanker which fled after collision

In Singapore, ultra-rich China nationals do without Ferraris, S$100,000 whisky amid money-laundering crackdown

Malaysia coast-guard locates oil tanker involved in collision off Singapore

Singapore consortium secures $850m for South32’s Australian coking coal

Indonesia: Investigate Killing of Journalist and His Family

Indonesia's president-elect Prabowo pitches a broad political tent on unsteady democratic ground

BYD launches M6 electric MPV in Indonesia

Indonesian task force to probe illegal imports and dumping

Myanmar junta ‘bombing schools’, with 170 sites hit in past three years – report

Myanmar's civil war has seen a devastating increase in attacks on schools, researchers say

Myanmar junta ‘bombing schools’, with 170 sites hit in past three years – report

Myanmar warns of strong winds, floods and landslides from Bay of Bengal depression

Bangladesh top court scraps most job quotas that triggered deadly protests

Bangladesh SC scales down job quota after deadly protests

Bangladesh’s top court rolls back some job quotas after deadly protests, local media report

Bangladesh protests: Top court scraps most job quotas after violent unrest

How bodies of frozen climbers were finally recovered from Everest 'death zone'

Nepal’s never-ending power flips, and why India needs a new strategy

Nepal has a new prime minister and it may be good news for China

Over 100 stranded in UP flash floods after Nepal releases 'excess' water

Nepal’s new prime minister seeks vote of confidence in parliament, secure more than two-third votes

Nitish Kumar ‘repeatedly’ raised Bagmati river flooding concerns with former Nepal PM Prachanda

India expects more visas for nurses and IT staff under Labour than Tories

Sri Lanka
Who will Succeed R. Sampanthan in Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka set for January biometric passport launch, plans airport upgrades

Sri Lanka Is Truly A Paradise Where Sustainability Meets Flavour

Sri Lanka: Political storms, imagined and real

US Helps Strengthen Sri Lanka's Preparedness For Climate-Related Emergencies

Foreign Employment Opportunities For Sri Lankans In Romania To Be Regulated

Central Asia & Middle East
Karachi airport on alert as CAA prepares for heavy rains

Electricity rates soar by Rs22.53 per unit in two years

Khawaja Asif criticises impact of 'non-democratic regimes' on political landscape

Pakistan condemns vandalising of its Consulate General in Frankfurt

Beggars turn scapegoats for new Punjab govt

Tajikistan makes first-ever export of mineral fertilizers to Afghanistan

Recent Bronze Age Discoveries Unveiled in Kazakhstan

Has Kazakhstan preferred Qatari investors over Chinese ones?

Kazakhstan increases volume of refined gold production

A Mysterious Human Face Carved on Stone Dated to Bronze Age Discovered in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan sees decrease in ammonia production in 1H2024

Deputy becomes Chairman of Budget Oversight Commission of IPA CIS

Tajikistan sees rise in number of POS terminals, ATMs

Hardened jihadists or guns for hire? The answer may lie in the hills of Tajikistan

Uzbek Businessman Disillusioned By Mirziyoev's Promises Of Reforms

Kyrgyzstan President Visits Carpet Factory In Khiva During Uzbekistan Visit

Uzbekistan is surging tourism industry with Visa Free Travel policy for 91 countries, including Schengen nations, China, Russia & UK

Uzbekistan reveals volume of commercial banks' deposits

Armenian Ambassador briefs Greek official on Crossroads of Peace project, normalization of relations with Azerbaijan and Turkey

2 killed in a military aircraft crash in Armenia

Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and Uzbekistan Forge Green Energy Export Alliance

Iran can produce material for nuclear bomb in weeks, US says

Kurdistan Region parliamentary election candidate list finalized: 139 parties, 124 individuals registered

Kurdistan Parliament elections: Over 150 candidates registered, draw set for August

Iraqi resistance hails courage of Yemenis in defending Gazans

Syrian-Russian relations reach new heights

Turkey, Niger agree to enhance energy, defence cooperation

Turkey to send navy to Somalia after agreeing oil and gas search: report

Why Türkiye is sending soldiers to Somalia?

Türkiye pushes for diplomatic, economic influence in Africa

Turkey seeks uranium supplies from Niger

Five things to know about Turkey's interests in Africa

Turkey fails to achieve results in grain deal negotiations

Border guard shot from Turkish side in Evros escapes danger

Hizbollah, Hamas say launched rocket salvos at north Israel

Israel confirms striking Hezbollah weapons depots in south Lebanon

Israel strikes Gaza, Yemen, Lebanon foes after attacks

Earthquake reported near Dead Sea area, reportedly felt in Jerusalem

Biden-Netanyahu meeting 'still on track' despite withdrawal from election - AP

Israel’s Netanyahu walks political tightrope on Washington trip following Biden’s exit from race

Israel faces retaliations after strikes on Houthi, Hezbollah targets

Hamas in disarray: IDF realizes three major achievements in Gaza

UN: Malnutrition threatening pregnant women, newborns in Gaza

63 Israeli Attacks in Gazat Refugee Camp Left 91 Dead in Seven Days

Royal Court chief meets youth delegation from Balqa

Basta: About social, reproductive practices during Neolithic era

Jerash Festival focuses this year’s celebrations on Palestinian cause

JSF report highlights key policies to boost investment in Kingdom

Supporting Yemen obligatory for Muslims: Grand Mufti of Oman

Omani brothers behind mosque attack that killed six: police

Israeli delegation to attend new round of ceasefire talks in Qatar

Saudi Arabia
Global AI Summit in Riyadh to host top-level discussions on AI impact

King Salman issues royal order to change name of Saudi housing ministry

56th International Chemistry Olympiad begins in Riyadh

Yemen's Houthi rebels say Israeli strikes hit Hodeida Port

Israel shoots down a missile fired from Yemen hours after an Israeli strike on Houthi rebels

Houthi leader vows to attack Israel cities in retaliation for Hodeidah airstrikes

United Kingdom
Samoan hotel set to host King has ‘musty linens’ and ‘rattling air con’

UK justification decision sought for Rolls-Royce SMR

Three 'pro-Russian' hackers arrested in Spain over cyberattacks

Spain tourism: Why Spanish people are fighting back

US tourists change their holiday plans in Spain after seeing anti-tourism protests and ‘feeling guilty’

Mayor: Barcelona will raise tourist tax for cruise passengers

Spain tourism: Why Spanish people are fighting back

‘I'm an expat in Spain - this is the one aspect of life here that's just crazy'

French PM takes on caretaker role in deadlocked France

With AI, jets and police, Paris is securing Olympics — and worrying critics

Poland urges EU to strengthen ties with US to counter Russian disinformation

Poland Urges EU to Strengthen Ties with US to Counter Russian ‘Disinformation’

US service members join thousands on 100-mile march through the Netherlands

Convicted rapist competing for Netherlands in Paris Olympics barred from speaking to media

Just under 200,000 fines are issued for illegal parking yearly in the Netherlands

The number of burglaries in the Netherlands decreased again in the last six months

Pakistan demands Germany prosecute consulate attackers

FO summons German ambassador over vandalism attack on diplomatic mission in Frankfurt

Austria pivots towards mountain bike tourism as Alps warm

After US-made M4 carbine, Austrian assault rifle recovered from terrorist in Kashmir

Austrian police detain dozens who disrupted far-right march in Vienna

CrowdStrike’s global outage doesn’t have to be a recurring nightmare

Caesar salad, invented in Mexico by Italian immigrants, is still pleasing palates after 100 years

Slovenia “rigorously working” on long-term air connectivity solution

Ukraine and Slovenia sign security agreement

Torrential rain in northern Slovenia triggers landslides

Tourists in Croatia seek refuge in warm Adriatic waters from heatwave

MIP joins the workshop for history teachers held in Croatia

Workers in Croatia have the longest working Week in the EU

Croatia Faces Longest Workweek in EU, Calls for Shorter Hours and Better Conditions

Serbia locks lithium deals with the EU amid Jadar’s revival

The waters of Montenegro targeted by underwater treasure smugglers

Government spokesman rebukes Erdogan

Mitsotakis: It’s unthinkable that Cyprus remains divided

Heatwave continues across Greece, temperatures to remain high

North Macedonia
July 22, 1943: The Day Greeks Rebelled Against the Nazis for Macedonia

Romania could violate EU law if new bear culling quota is approved, wildlife NGOs say

Prime minister Orban’s earnings raise eyebrows amid Hungary's disparity

Czech Republic
Payments for Ukrainians in the Czech Republic will increase: who and how much will be able to receive

Bus carrying Ukrainians crashes in Poland, 9 injured.

Traffic collision in Poland: four Ukrainian children in critical condition

Polish parliament strips opposition MP of immunity to face charges of participating in criminal group

Why are Poland and the Baltic states strengthening their borders?

‘Green Border’ gives voice to refugee experience in Poland

Poland Urges EU to Strengthen Ties with US to Counter Russian ‘Disinformation’

Zelenskyy calls for long-range weapons after drone attack on Kyiv

China, Belarus joint army exercise 'reaches preset goals'

Fined for yellow and blue shoes: How Russian laws smother dissent

Russian Volunteers Penetrate Occupiers' Airbase And Destroy Equipment

Moscow Using Former Wagner Fighters to Establish Military Might in Africa: Analysts

Lost kitten is ‘feline fine’ after being given top job at Lithuania’s MFA

How Russia’s war closed pathways of commerce and culture in Polish and Lithuanian border towns

Lithuania to provide Ukraine with energy equipment worth nearly $55 million

Estonia’s New Premier Forms Coalition, Ushering in Defense Tax

Vladimir Svet named Estonia's next minister of infrastructure

10 of the best beaches and islands in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland

B-52 on first time mission over northern Finland

Latitude 66 Uncovers High-Grade Minerals in Finland

Finland and Sweden intercept Russian aircraft over Baltic

Sisi extends condolences to Oman sultan for the mosque attack victims - Foreign Affairs - Egypt

Slowly but surely, Israel tightens its grip on Gaza’s lifeline to Egypt

Egypt denies Israeli allegations about agreements, understandings on Philadelphia Corridor

Divers Discover Carvings of Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs in the Nile

Egyptian Red Crescent showcases aid efforts to minister Morsy

Libyan Korean Economic Forum to be held in Tripoli, November 2024

Department of State’s 2024 Investment Climate Statements: Libya has a difficult investment environment

Whiba Holdings’ Al Dafniya Food Complex: first industrial complex in Libya to be issued US Food Administration (FDA) registration certificate‎

Tunisian President Saied says he will seek re-election in October

Why Tunisia Lost Faith in Democracy

Tunisia’s Saied intensifies crackdown on political opponents ahead of his re-election

Jordan, Tunisia Embark On New Era Of Commercial And Investment Partnership

Polisario: A state within the state of Algeria, Origins and Stakes of increasing influence

AU : Algeria criticizes Polisario's exclusion from meetings with international partners

Why Is the Hydrogen Produced in Algeria More Competitive?

Insect infestation ravages North African prickly pear

Western Sahara: Algeria, Polisario Face Setback as US Ambassador Renews Historical Support for Moroccan Sovereignty

The 2nd Moroccan-Libyan Business Forum and Exhibition: 12-14 September, Tangier – Morocco

Senegal detains boat carrying 200 migrants

Senegal intercepts more than 250 migrants in two days

Unregistered Senegal youth struggle for legal status

Unregistered Senegal youth struggle for legal status

Sierra Leone
Calls Mount For Swift Implementation of Ecowas Single Currency

Liberian Legislature Set to Review Anti-Homosexuality Law

Global Ties: Kentucky and Liberia’s shared legacy

Ibrahim Mahama donate vehicles, generators to Liberia Airport Authority

President Boakai Praises Liberian Muslims for Contributions to Nation Building as he Attends the Islamic Intercessory Prayer Service

Brandon Thomas-Asante opens up on representing Ghana

Major Ghana cocoa region 81% infected with bean disease - ICCO

Address issues of corruption to avert Kenyan-type protests in Ghana – Akufo-Addo told

81% of Ghana's cocoa harvest infested with bean disease

Level 300 student of University of Ghana reported missing

Burkina Faso
Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso, 51 Other Countries To Send Troops To Nigeria For African Military Games

Mali's 'king of kora' Toumani Diabate dies at 58

Amnesty International urges Mali to release opposition politicians

GoviEx CEO discusses Muntanga progress amid Niger talks - ICYMI

Niger: IMF approves $71 million disbursement

Dangote blames NNPC’s forward oil sales for refinery's lack of crude

134% increase in minimum wage set to face hurdles in states

Insecurity, oil theft: Nigerians demand results not endless rhetoric

Wrong diagnosis killing many patients in Nigerian hospitals

Sudan, Iran trade ambassadors after eight-year rupture

Ethiopian PM meets Sudan army chief in push

South Sudan
South Sudan tells Uganda to free detained soldiers

Ethiopia Wins Financing Assurances Key for New IMF Loan

Two more Sudanese refugees killed in fresh attack in Ethiopia

Somalia Region Wants UN to Reinstate a 31-Year-Old Arms Embargo

African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) launches investigation into alleged civilian casualties in Buulo Mareer

EU inaugurates advanced training centre for Somali forces

Somalia's President faces mounting calls for his resignation

All Eyes on Kenya's President Ruto as He Names Partial Cabinet

Nairobi Protest Ban Over, Ruto Names 1 Leader For All Ministries

Did Police in Kenya Catch a Serial Killer or Coerce a Confession?

Kenya: FAJ Strongly Condemns Assaults on Kenyan Journalists, Calls for Immediate Action

Nairobi Protest Ban Over, Ruto Names 1 Leader For All Ministries

Kenyan protesters takes the fight to the IMF doorsteps

DR Congo summons Uganda diplomat over M23 conflict

Flyer from Uganda held with cocaine worth ₹10cr

Ugandan leader says anti-corruption protesters 'playing with fire'

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni warns anti-corruption protest organisers

Ugandan judge elected to African Court

Congo, DR
Egypt's FM meets his Congo counterpart, stresses aspiration to enhance cooperation

Islamic Rebel Group Attack Leaves 37 Dead in Northern Congo

Dar-Dodoma Standard Gauge Rail Train Begins Next Week

CFAs: Skills Partnership in Renewable Energy with Tanzania (United Kingdom)

Asean-Africa forum to spotlight Tanzania's critical mineral potential

China's global one-stop comprehensive service platform opens office in Tanzania

Makamba meets the first ever ‘Peace Ark baby’ in China-Tanzania Harmonious Missions

Meals dry up as El Nino induced drought ravages Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s Imara Says Push to ZiG Sole Currency Is ‘Startling and Concerning’

His stay generated controversy! Namibia explains non-extension of visa for Buganda King

Namibian authorities deny visa extension for Ugandan king

How training dogs to dodge snakes helps protect livestock and save Namibia's cheetahs

Namibia Is Surging The Tourism Industry With New Visa Free travel Policy For 53 countries, Including Brazil, UK, and Schengen Nations

South Africa
What Ramaphosa Said at South Africa's Opening of Parliament

Austrian police detain 53 protesters trying to disrupt march by far-right extremists

Australia warns of 'malicious websites' after cyber outage

One of Australia's energy giants has announced a major LNG acquisition in the US.

Papua New Guinea
Australia urged to act as refugee health crisis intensifies in Papua New Guinea

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