MOSCOW, Sept 10 -- The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, which in 2011 experienced the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl, has no choice but to discharge a massive amount of radioactive waste into the sea since it currently has no technology for treating the contaminated water and no adequate space to store it any longer, Sputnik news agency quoted Japanese Environment Minister Yoshiaki Harada as saying on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON, Sept 10 -- United States President Donald Trump said Monday he will release a report detailing his financial holdings before Election Day, which falls on Nov 3, 2020, Xinhua news agency reported.
By Shakir Husain
NEW DELHI, Sept 10 -- A Malaysian female passenger was arrested at Chennai's international airport for trying to smuggle gold worth RM133,000.
MOSCOW, Sept 10 -- Moscow hopes that the United States (US)-Taliban talks are suspended and not "dead" as US President Donald Trump described them, Sputnik news agency reported, quoting Russian Foreign Ministry's Second Asian Department Director Zamir Kabulov.
LAGOS, Sept 10 -- The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in Nigeria on Monday confirmed a daily loss of about 11,000 barrels of oil from its pipelines to crude oil theft in the Niger Delta region in 2018, more than the approximate 9,000 barrels per day in 2017, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a company´s spokesman.
HAVANA, Sept 10 -- The European Union (EU) is willing to support Cuba's economic modernisation drive, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini on Monday.
MOSCOW, Sept 10 -- Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will hold a meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Li Keqiang, this month, while an exact date and agenda of the talks are currently being agreed upon, Sputnik news agency reported, quoting newly appointed Chinese Ambassador to Russia Zhang Hanhui.