The U.S. shooting down of what Washington says was a Chinese spy balloon and Beijing says was a civilian scientific vessel accidentally blown off course has fuelled widespread questions, including about the balloon itself.
China will offer emergency humanitarian aid of 30 million yuan ($4.4 million) to earthquake-hit Syria, its foreign ministry spokesperson, Mao Ning, told a regular news briefing on Wednesday.
Britain announced an immediate surge of military deliveries to Ukraine to help it fend off an intensifying Russian offensive and pledged to train its pilots as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky met Prime Minister Rishi Sunak.
A strong earthquake struck southeastern Turkey and neighbouring Syria in the early hours of Monday, devastating cities and killing and injuring thousands.
The Indian rescue operations are being carried out in Turkey and Syria under 'Operation Dost'.
Heartrending scenes of a newborn plucked alive from the rubble and a broken father clutching his dead daughter's hand have laid bare the human cost of the earthquake in Syria and Turkey that by Wednesday had claimed over 11,200 lives.
The situation has been highlighted by a letter written by a top US military official, which said China has more ICBM launchers than US.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy will visit Britain on Wednesday to meet Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, Sunak's office said.
China said Wednesday it would "firmly defend" its interests and urged the United States to work on repairing relations, after President Joe Biden took aim at Beijing.
A fourth C17 plane of the Indian Air Force carrying relief assistance for Turkey's earthquake victims landed in Adana today. The plane landed at 4.30 IST (local time).
Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Wednesday that he will go ahead with the devolution of powers within a united Sri Lanka and continue with his unpopular decisions to ensure that the bankrupt country recovered from the economic crisis
The "Eagle 44" base is capable of storing and operating fighter jets and drones, Iran's official news agency IRNA said.
Australia's national war memorial will remove several Chinese-made security cameras installed on the premises because officials are concerned they could be used for spying, local media reported on Wednesday.
For a surreal moment -- just as Joe Biden prepared to deliver his State of the Union speech -- his wife Jill Biden stole the show by appearing to plant a kiss smack on the lips of the vice president's husband.
Meta Platforms Inc. is asking many of its managers and directors to transition to individual contributor jobs or leave the company as it tries to become more efficient, according to people familiar with the matter.