Environment

Peru Reports New Oil Spill Off Its Coast

LIMA, Jan 27 (NNN-ANDINA) – Peru reported a new and “relatively small” oil spill, off the coast of the province…

Istanbul Airport Cancels All Flights As Heavy Snowstorm Hits Turkey

ISTANBUL, Jan 25 (NNN-ANADOLU) – Istanbul Airport, the largest of the three airports in Istanbul, cancelled all flights yesterday, for…

Malaysia Reports 3,856 New COVID-19 Infections, Nine More Deaths

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 24 (NNN-BERNAMA) – Malaysia reported 3,856 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight, bringing the national total to…

Seven Killed, 16 Injured In Rain-Related Incidents In NW Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Jan 24 (NNN-APP) – At least seven people were killed and 16 others injured, in separate rain-related incidents, during…

Malaysia Committed To Support Re-Elected Head of UN-Habitat In Achieving SDG11

PUTRAJAYA (Malaysia), Jan 22 (NNN-Bernama) — A Malaysian delegation led by Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin, will take part in the…

UN, Partners Aid Displaced People Suffering In Deadly N. Syria Winter

UNITED NATIONS, Jan 22 (NNN-AGENCIES) – The United Nations and partners are helping more than one million displaced people suffering…

First Relief Flights Arrive In Tonga After Volcano Eruption: UN

UNITED NATIONS, Jan 21 (NNN-AGENCIES) – The first relief flights arrived at Tonga’s just re-opened international airport yesterday, carrying much-needed…

Saudi, S. Korea Sign 10-Plus Investment Deals Amid President’s Visit

RIYADH, Jan 20 (NNN-SPA) – Saudi Arabia and the Republic of Korea (ROK), signed more than 10 deals, during the…

6.0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Western Mongolia

ULAN BATOR, Jan 18 (NNN-XINHUA) – A 6.0-magnitude earthquake, hit the western Mongolian province of Govi-Altai yesterday evening, according to…

At Least 12 Killed In Afghan Earthquake, Says Official

QALA-E-NAW, Afghanistan, Jan 18 (NNN-ANA) – At least 12 people were killed and many others injured, after a magnitude 5.6…