Sunday, 24 May 2020

Category: General

More than 1,300 firefighters battle forest blaze in China

Beijing, A forest fire in south-western China has triggered a major fire brigade operation, with more than 1,300 firefighters battling the blaze on Sunday, according to dpa. The forest fire in Yunnan province near the city of Kunming had broken out on Saturday, the state run Xinhua news agency reported. Parts of the fire could […]

One World, One Fight: Peking University Strengthens Global Cooperation amid COVID-19

BEIJING, May 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Since the COVID-19 outbreak, Peking University has been at the forefront of the battle against the novel coronavirus. While the pandemic is gradually brought under control in China, countries across the world are still in a struggle to contain it. In light of this, the School of Foreign Languages […]

Libyan Rival Forces Clash; Tripoli Airport Sustains Damage

CAIRO – Mitiga Airbase, Tripoli’s main civilian and military airport, came under rocket attack by forces loyal to eastern military commander Gen. Khalifa Haftar Saturday, with some of its infrastructure and several passenger jets sustaining heavy damage.     The attack came as fighting between forces loyal to Haftar and the rival Tripoli-based government, each […]

Al-Azhar Blasts Israeli Occupation Ratification of Confiscating Land Plots, adjacent to Ibrahimc Sanctuary

Cairo, Al-Azhar condemned reports echoed by some media outlets claiming that the Israeli occupation authorities have ratified establishing new settlement projects, in the old city of Hebron and confiscating adjacent land lots to the Ibrahimc sanctuary, in a step to facilitate jeopardizing it and going on its Judaization plan of the this Islamic sanctuary. In […]

Saudi Post Wins EMS Customer Care Award

Riyadh, The Saudi Post has won the Customer Care Award from the international postal Express Mail Service (EMS) of Universal Postal Union (UPU) for the second time in a row. The Saudi Post won this award after applying the international information system and meeting the highest standards and indexes of the award, including answering the […]

GCC Heads of INTERPOL National Offices Hold Extraordinary Meeting

Riyadh, The Gulf Cooperation Council Police (GCCPOL) has organized an extraordinary meeting with the GCC Heads of the INTERPOL’s National Offices (Heads of the GCC States national police). During the meeting, they reviewed the GCC General Secretariat efforts represented by the GCCPOL and the GCC national communication units, and discussed the most important ways, practices […]

COVID-19 Not Affecting Afghan Border Fencing, Pakistan Army Says

ISLAMABAD – Officials in Pakistan say a unilateral construction effort has erected a robust fence along “more than 70%” of the country’s roughly 2,600-kilometer border with Afghanistan, and the coronavirus pandemic has not hampered the work.   Pakistan has reported a relatively low number of cases of COVID-19, with more than 21,500 infections and nearly […]