CAIRO, July 20 (Bernama) -- Algeria claimed the 2019 African Cup of Nations title after beating Senegal 1-0 in the final at the Cairo International Stadium on Friday night, Xinhua news agency reported.
BAGHDAD, July 20 (Bernama) -- Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi on Friday ordered a probe into the attack by an unmanned aircraft on a paramilitary Hashd Shaabi camp in Iraq's central province of Salahudin, Xinhua news agency quoted the Iraqi military.
UNITED NATIONS, July 20 (Bernama) -- The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Friday adopted a resolution on coordinating efforts to respond to the linkages between international terrorism and transnational organised crime, Xinhua news agency reported.
WASHINGTON, July 20 (Bernama) -- The United States Department of the Treasury said Friday that its Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated a senior member of Hezbollah for sanctions over terrorism, Xinhua news agency reported.
OSLO, July 20 (Bernama) -- Recent research in Norway showed that reading from mobile and computer screens has a negative impact on one's concentration and patience, Xinhua news agency reported quoted public broadcaster NRK on Friday.
TEHRAN, July 20 (Bernama) -- Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Friday seized the British oil tanker, Stena Impero, in the Strait of Hormuz, Xinhua news agency quoted an IRGC statement.
By Shakir Husain
NEW DELHI, July 19 (Bernama) -- The number of Indian citizens in Malaysian jails due to violation of local laws is 576, according to India's Ministry of External Affairs.