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After Floyd killing in US, no sweeping...

After Floyd killing, no sweeping police...

North America

Sat, Mar 6 2021

In Congress, the House has again passed a police reform bill, and Democrats are hoping for a compromise...

Fire, smoke, gunshots in Paraguay capital...

Riots, fire in Paraguay capital over...

World

Sat, Mar 6 2021

The clash between protesters and police broke out amid growing outrage as Covid-19 infections hit record...

Mars rover Perseverance takes first...

Mars rover Perseverance takes first...

World

Sat, Mar 6 2021

The six-wheeled, car-sized astrobiology probe put a total of 6.5 metres (21.3 feet) on its odometer on...

20 killed by suicide car bomb near restaurant...

Suicide car bomb kills 20 in Somalia...

Africa

Sat, Mar 6 2021

No one claimed responsibility for the blast yet

Canada approves J&J's Covid-19 vaccine,...

Canada approves J&J's Covid-19...

North America

Sat, Mar 6 2021

So far, 4.2% of the Canadian population has received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine

US condemns China's Hong Kong moves,...

US condemns China's Hong Kong

World

Sat, Mar 6 2021

On Friday, Beijing proposed legislation that would tighten its increasingly authoritarian grip on Hong...

Microsoft flaw compromised above 20,000...

Microsoft flaw compromised above 20,000...

World

Sat, Mar 6 2021

The hacks are continuing despite emergency patches issued by Microsoft on Tuesday

US detained nearly 100,000 migrants...

US detained nearly 100,000 migrants...

North America

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Republicans have criticized Biden for rolling back Trump's hardline immigration policies, saying...

Facebook under probe for racial bias...

Facebook under probe for racial bias...

World

Sat, Mar 6 2021

There are allegations that Facebook discriminates against Black candidates and employees by relying on...

Ready to talk, says Meghan ahead of...

'I'm ready to talk'

World

Sat, Mar 6 2021

It is "liberating" to be able to speak, says the Duchess of Sussex 

Oxford study indicates AstraZeneca effective...

Study: Oxford vaccine effective against...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 5 2021

'The data indicates that the vaccine will not need to be modified in order to protect against the...

Infographic: Democracy under siege

Infographic: Democracy under siege

World

Fri, Mar 5 2021

A lethal pandemic, economic and physical insecurity, and violent conflict ravaged the world in 2020,...

How vaccines became ammunition in global...

How vaccines became ammunition in global...

World

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Many countries have been brushing up their prestige by sharing vaccine stocks with poor, vulnerable...

India tightens border security after...

India tightens border security after...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 5 2021

India shares a long land border of more than 1,600 km with Myanmar as well as a maritime boundary in...

After record Covid-19 deaths, Bolsonaro...

After record Covid-19 deaths, Bolsonaro...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Brazil's surging second wave has triggered new restrictions in its capital, Brasilia, and its largest...

Virat Kohli doppelganger spotted at...

Virat Kohli doppelganger spotted at...

World

Fri, Mar 5 2021

He appeared during the final match of the four-match Test series between India and England

Scientists look beyond solar system...

Scientists look beyond solar system...

World

Fri, Mar 5 2021

About 4,000 exoplanets have been discovered during the past 25 years and some have been found to have...

China moves to eliminate Hong Kong...

China moves to eliminate Hong Kong...

East Asia

Fri, Mar 5 2021

The new legislation to allow China's communist rulers to vet all election candidates in Hong...

Teenage girl's beheading spurs calls...

Teenage girl's beheading spurs calls...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Human rights groups say thousands of women and girls are killed across South Asia and the Middle East...

Indian farmers plan major road blockade...

India farmers plan major blockade outside...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Farmers demand repeal of laws that open up agriculture markets to private companies

SII warns of supply hit from US raw...

Serum warns of supply hit

Coronavirus

Fri, Mar 5 2021

The world's biggest vaccine maker, has licensed the Oxford vaccine and will soon start manufacturing...