The obituary for Ambassador U Myo Thant Pe by Myanmar's foreign ministry in a state newspaper on Monday did not specify his cause of death. Diplomats in Beijing and a Chinese language Myanmar media report said the cause was likely to be a heart attack.
As Gulf Today shares in the sadness and grief of his passing away, representatives of governments and expatriates of this nation he led astutely, brought about by the values and virtues instilled in him by his parents, the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan and the late Sheikha Hessa Bint Mohammed Bin Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, express their sincere condolences.
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has conferred the Medal of Independence of the First Order on Dionyssios Zois, Ambassador of Greece to the UAE, in recognition of his contributions to enhance UAE-Greek relations across various fields.
T.S. Tirumurti is engaged in a Twitter spat with the Dutch Ambassador to the UK and Northern Ireland, Karel van Oosterom, over New Delhi's abstention from voting at the General Assembly against Russia's war in Ukraine.
Pakistan on Saturday summoned the US ambassador for an explanation after President Joe Biden described the South Asian country as "one of the most dangerous nations in the world" and questioned its nuclear weapons' safety protocols.
Princess Reema said in an interview with CNN, "It is clear that we have reached a point of contention (with Washington), and many people have tried to politicize this... It is not political, but rather purely economic, based on 40 or 50 years of experience setting trends."
Shiv Kapur, one of India’s leading professional golfers, has been appointed the brand ambassador of the newly formed Emirates Amateur Golf League (EAGL).
Oscar Ricardo was trying to steal a $10 book on the life of Casanova from one of the most famous book stores in the world.
South Korea police have formally arrested four anti-American students who broke into the US ambassador’s residence in Seoul while protesting the Trump administration’s demands for the country