Baghdad, March 22 (IANS) The death toll of the ferry sinking incident in Tigris River in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul on Thursday rose to 93, most of them women and children, the Interior Ministry said.
Mosul (Iraq), March 22 (IANS) At least 71 people died, including 12 children, when an overcrowded ferry capsized in Iraq’s Tigris river in Mosul during Nowruz and Mother’s Day celebrations.
Washington, March 22 (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Thursday said that it is time for the US to recognise Israel’s sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights, which it seized from Syria in 1967.
Yokohama (Japan), March 22 (IANS/AKI) Japan has donated 69 million dollars to the United Nations World Food Programme to provide vital aid to 28 countries in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, with the biggest shares of the money earmarked for Yemen and Iraq, WFP said Thursday in a statement.
Rome, March 22 (IANS/AKI) Italy’s far-right Interior Minister and Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini said that he will not attend a lunch in Rome with China’s President Xi Jinping during his visit to Italy on Friday and Saturday.
Mosul (Iraq), March 21 (IANS) As many as 55 people were drowned, including 12 children, as an overcrowded ferry capsized in Iraq’s Tigris river near Mosul, reported CNN.
Paris, March 21 (IANS) Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, and Roland-Garros Grand Slam tennis tournament, also called the French Open, on Thursday announced a three-year strategic technology partnership.
San Francisco, March 21 (IANS) Facing flak for failure to block the live broadcast of the New Zealand terrorist attack last week, Facebook on Thursday said that its Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools were not “perfect” to detect the horrific video.
Washington, March 21 (IANS) NASA is inviting applications from start-ups to take part in a three-month pilot programme to develop new technologies for space.
Beijing, March 21 (IANS) The next round of negotiations to end a trade war between China and the United States will take place in Beijing on March 28 and 29, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce announced on Thursday.