Russia pledges aid to Afghanistan during meeting with Taliban officials
Ties between Moscow and Kabul are growing as western countries shun group that seized power in Afghanistan in 2021
September 29, 2023, 4:11 PM
Eastern Libyan commander Haftar in talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow
Military leader has cultivated close relations with Russia and has relied heavily on Wagner mercenaries
September 29, 2023, 6:38 AM
British Defence Secretary visits Ukraine to discuss how to bolster its air defences
The trip was Grant Shapps' first to Kyiv since taking on the post
September 28, 2023, 8:49 AM
Oil prices extend gains after 3% surge amid tight supply concerns
US crude prices are trading at their highest since August 2022
September 28, 2023, 4:44 AM
Sharjah’s Shurooq plans four new hotels in expansion push
The government-owned entity aims to tap more international tourists amid higher travel demand, its chief executive says
Travel and Tourism
September 27, 2023, 10:53 AM
As it happened: Astronauts stuck in space for a year complete return to Earth
Nasa astronaut Frank Rubio and Russian cosmonauts Dmitry Petelin and Sergey Prokopyev were aboard ISS for 371 days
September 27, 2023, 1:42 AM
Russia's Lavrov pledges more wheat shipments for Tunisia during foreign ministers' meeting
Tunisian Foreign Minister Nabil Ammar is on two-day visit to Moscow
September 26, 2023, 5:28 PM
Video throws doubts on reported death of Russian admiral in Ukraine
More than 100 people were wounded in the attack in the port city of Sevastopol, Kyiv claims
September 26, 2023, 7:58 AM
Western officials travel to India for long-awaited G7 ban on Russian diamonds
Belgium, which houses the world’s largest diamond hub, wants strict traceability systems
September 26, 2023, 5:00 AM
UN accuses Russia of torturing suspected Ukrainian informants with electric shocks
Investigators report 'widespread and systematic' human rights violations during conflict
September 25, 2023, 1:24 PM
Odesa hit by large-scale attack on grain stores
Defence Forces of the South of Ukraine say port suffered 'significant damage'
September 25, 2023, 8:22 AM
Thousands of Armenians may flee troubled Nagorno-Karabakh, says Prime Minister
Nikol Pashinyan warns of 'ethnic cleansing' and blames Russia for failing to provide security
September 24, 2023, 2:27 PM
Russia's Lavrov calls West an 'empire of lies'
'The rest of the planet is sick of it - they don’t want to live under anybody’s yoke any more,' Russian Foreign Minister tells UNGA
September 23, 2023, 6:39 PM
Ukrainian strike on Russia's Black Sea fleet kills nine and wounds two generals, Kyiv says
Attack was reportedly carried out with Storm Shadow missiles supplied by UK and France
September 23, 2023, 9:56 AM
Iraq's Prime Minister will visit Russia in next few weeks
Baghdad's foreign minister at UNGA said preparations for the trip were under way
September 23, 2023, 9:27 AM
Zelenskyy meets Trudeau and thanks Canada for Ukraine aid
President tries to shore up continued support from western allies as war with Russia drags on
The Americas
September 22, 2023, 6:59 PM
Elections open rift with Ukraine's European neighbours
Polish President Andrzej Duda has tried to appease tension after row with Kyiv over grain exports escalated at UN
September 22, 2023, 4:51 PM
Has Ukraine's 'Bakhmut strategy' succeeded?
Ukrainian armoured breakthrough in south suggests Russia's airborne have been depleted by fight for totemic eastern city
September 22, 2023, 1:04 PM
Russia's naval headquarters in Crimea hit in missile attack
Sevastopol governor says one serviceman killed and tells residents keep away from city centre site and stay indoors
September 22, 2023, 12:07 PM
Oil posts weekly loss on further rate increases by US
Markets continue to remain tight on supply curbs from Opec+ group and Russia's ban on fuel exports
September 22, 2023, 10:11 AM