ABU DHABI, Sept 4 -- Youngsters in Abu Dhabi now have a new platform known as Youth Social Council to inspire them to unleash their creative potential and achieve individual and social development, Emirates News Agency (WAM) reported.
HONG KONG, Sept 4 -- Hong Kong’s main stock benchmark surged more than 3 per cent on Wednesday afternoon after media reported the government would formally withdraw the proposed extradition Bill.
ANKARA, Sept 4 -- Turkish Air Force personnel are attending a training for S-400 missile defence systems in Russia, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting Turkish Defence Ministry.
MOSCOW, Sept 4 -- Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced her decision to formally withdraw the controversial extradition bill on Wednesday, as part of her efforts to ease tensions amid violent protests against the bill ongoing in the city since early June, Sputnik news agency reported.
NEW DELHI, Sept 3 -- The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday extended former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody till Thursday in a corruption case, Xinhua news agency reported.
TEHRAN, Sept 4 -- Europe has failed to fulfill its obligations under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday.
YAOUNDE (Cameroon), Sept 4 -- Cameroon on Tuesday sent its sixth contingent of troops to restive Central African Republic (CAR) to join United Nations (UN) peacekeeping forces mission focused on the stabilisation and protection of civilian population, Xinhua news agency reported.