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Australia passes law for net zero emissions by 2050

With the help of the Greens party and independents, Australia's parliament on Thursday passed government legislation enshrining a commitment to reduce carbon emissions by...

UN Oceans Treaty: World leaders make fifth attempt to protect oceans

Later, international leaders will gather in New York at the UN for additional discussions to protect the world's oceans from overexploitation. Despite ten years of...

I2U2 countries plan $2-bn initiative to tackle food security

A $2 billion food security proposal, which calls for the establishment of agricultural parks in India with finance from the UAE, is expected to...

Australia commits to train Pacific islands for defence

In the face of growing rivalry for security ties in the area and as China prepares for a competing gathering to the Pacific Islands...

US, Japan, Australia, NZ, UK form Pacific group

The White House said on Friday that an informal group was formed by the United States, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom...

24 nations sending troops to Mozambique to fight militants

At least 24 nations have sent troops to help Mozambique combat militants in the northern region of Cabo Delgado. The finding of 7,000 "ghost soldiers"...

Starlink constellation: Musk’s SpaceX launches rocket with 53 satellites

SpaceX launched a rocket carrying 53 satellites for the Starlink broadband network from California on Saturday morning (Indian Standard Time). At 2:37 a.m. IST,...

Tuvalu is sinking in Pacific; country becoming ‘pawn’ in global competition

Tuvalu's foreign minister expressed concern that climate change, which poses an existential threat to the Pacific nation, is being overlooked, and that neighboring island...

EU might impose sanctions on Vanuatu for offering economic citizenship to Russians

The government is still taking applications of Russian nationals, which might serve as a major threat to the western community.

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Australia: 1 woman dies every 10 days by current/former partner

On the International day for Elimination of Violence as against Women (IDEVAW), various ministers from Australia raised their voices against the ongoing violence against...

Australia, Sri Lanka to build policy frameworks in KLIE program

The Knowledge and Linkages for an Inclusive Economy (KLIE) Grant Program will help in collaborating organizations of Australia and Sri Lanka and will help...

Canada saw 264% hike in abortion-related calls after Government improved facilities

After the Canadian Government increased the funding to improve abortion-related facilities in the country, Action Canada saw a whooping hike of 264% in calls...

US committed in Israel’s security: Dr Colin Kahl

Dr. Colin Kahl, the Under Secretary of United States Defense for Policy, met with Benjamin "Benny" Gantz, the Israeli Defense Minister, recently to reaffirm...