UNITED NATIONS, Jan 19 (Bernama) -- A three per cent gap in the UN peacekeeping budget as a result of the United States (US) withholding part of its assigned share of payment is unsustainable, China's Xinhua News Agency reported UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as saying on Friday.
MOSCOW, Jan 18 (Bernama) -- Two Russian Su-34 fighter bombers collided midair during a training flight this morning, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting Russia's Defence Ministry Friday.
BEIJING, Jan 18 (Bernama) -- China will send 90 satellites on its Long March-6 carrier rocket into orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center for an Argentine company, according to the China Great Wall Industry Corporation.
KATHMANDU, Jan 18 (Bernama) – The construction of an international dry port has begun in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley.
HANGZHOU, Jan 18 (Bernama) -- Scientists in eastern Zhejiang Province are pleased the population of a rare bird, the Chinese crested tern has exceeded 100 for the first time, according to Xinhua news agency.
BOGOTA, Jan 18 (Bernama) -- The death toll from a car bomb blast outside a police academy here on Thursday morning has climbed to 21, Colombian police said late Thursday.
NEW YORK, Jan 18 (Bernama) – New York City is entering a "full-blown" crisis as the longest-ever federal government shutdown has no end in sight, causing "massive effects" on people's lives, Xinhua news agency quoted the mayor, Bill de Blasio, as saying Thursday.