Building fire in South Africa’s Johannesburg kills over 70
A devastating fire in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, has claimed the lives of at least 70 individuals, with more than 40 others receiving medical treatment for injuries, according to reports from local media and statements made by an emergency services representative.
‘Hegemonism not in China’s DNA’: Xi Jinping calls for BRICS expansion
Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for the expansion of the BRICS alliance, which comprises emerging economies, to foster a more equitable and just international order.
BRICS leaders meet in South Africa as bloc weighs expansion
Leaders from the BRICS nations, comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, are convening for a summit in Johannesburg, where discussions will center on the potential expansion of the bloc.
Gunmen attack convoy of US embassy personnel in Nigeria
A convoy of United States embassy staff has come under fire in southeast Nigeria, an attack that killed 2 employees and 2 police officers.
56 civilians killed as Sudan military rivals fight for power
The sounds of gunfire and heavy artillery reverberate across Sudan`s capital, Khartoum, for a second day as doctors say at least 56 civilians have been killed in fighting between the army and a powerful paramilitary force.
China extends $2 billion loan repayment period for Pakistan
Climate change threatens Bangladesh’s apparel exports
Embattled Japan PM faces ethics committee to save popularity and budget
Yemen warns British cargo ship may sink following Houthi attack
European Parliament calls for permanent cease-fire in Gaza
Russian space corporation reports air leak in its segment of International Space Station
Pakistan’s NA to convene inaugural session on Feb. 29 for lawmakers’ oath-taking
India attaches highest priority to its friendship with Bangladesh: President Murmu
China lauds Russia relations and calls for strengthened Asia-Pacific role
Bangladesh improved 7 steps in economic freedom index
China broadens law on state secrets to include ‘work secrets’
Apple stops electric car project: report
Texas issues disaster declaration as wildfires burn out of control
US, Russia engage in heated exchange at UN Security Council session on Gaza
Bangladesh PM writes back to US President Biden
Imran Khan’s wife Bushra Bibi indicted in graft case
Indian diplomats faced threatened, intimidated in Canada: Jaishankar
Bangladesh is an inspiration to many in green building segment
Macron does not rule out Europeans sending troops to Ukraine
US air Force member sets himself on fire outside Israeli Embassy in Washington