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India approves Russia's Sputnik V Covid-19...

India approves Russia's Sputnik V Covid-19...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

India has so far used two vaccines, one developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, and the other...

India fast-tracks approval for foreign...

India fast-tracks approval for foreign...

World

Tue, Apr 13 2021

India, overwhelmed by Covid surge, has administered more than 106 million doses

Amnesty: South Asian countries must...

Vaccine: 'S Asia must ensure equitable...

World

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Vaccination plans which have been developed for holistic coverage are not reflected in implementation,...

Over 1,000 journalists have died from...

Over 1,000 journalists have died from...

World

Tue, Apr 13 2021

An additional concern is that the age of victims is dropping, with nearly half of journalists dying from...

Muslims start Ramadan under the shadow...

Muslims start Ramadan under the shadow...

World

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Restrictions on worshippers vary from country to country

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima...

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima...

East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The plan has been opposed by China, South Korea, Japan's fishery industry

Myanmar activists vow week of protests...

Myanmar activists vow week of...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The five-day New Year holidays, known as Thingyan, are usually celebrated with prayers, ritual cleaning...

Reuters names Alessandra Galloni as...

Reuters names Alessandra Galloni as...

World

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Galloni takes the helm as the news agency faces an array of challenges

Covid-19: India records 161,736 new...

Covid-19: India records 161,736 new...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The number of deaths rose by 879 to 171,058

Men who used monkeys to steal cash arrested...

Men who used monkeys to steal cash arrested...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Last year a troop of monkeys attacked a medical official and snatched blood samples of patients who had...

The Lancet: British variant of Covid-19...

British variant of Covid-19 not as severe...

Europe

Tue, Apr 13 2021

A separate study published in The Lancet Public Health medical journal found that vaccines were likely...

Minneapolis under curfew after officer...

Minneapolis under curfew after officer...

North America

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The shooting seemed to be unintentional, police say

One dead, one wounded in Paris hospital...

One dead, one wounded in Paris hospital...

Europe

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Officials ruled out a terrorist attack, with witness statements appearing to point to a targeted...

India's top court dismisses plea to...

India's top court dismisses plea to...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The apex court also imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on the petitioner

Philippines, US launch military drills...

Philippines, US launch military...

World

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Social distancing protocols significantly cut the number of troops from almost 8,000 to nearly a thousand...

Taiwan reports largest incursion yet...

Taiwan reports largest incursion yet...

East Asia

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The latest Chinese mission involved 14 J-16 and four J-10 fighters, as well as four H-6K bombers

2 Ukrainian soldiers killed in war-torn...

2 Ukrainian soldiers killed in war-torn...

Europe

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The fresh clashes come as Russia has massed thousands of its soldiers on its border with Ukraine

Iran accuses Israel of sabotage at nuclear...

Iran accuses Israel of sabotage at nuclear...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said a ‘small explosion’ had hit the plant's...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi hit with new criminal...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi hit with new criminal...

South-East Asia

Mon, Apr 12 2021

More than 700 civilians have been killed in the space of just 70 days since the coup, according to the...

Bhutan vaccinates 93% of adults in 16...

Bhutan vaccinates 93% of adults in 16...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The country has vaccinated 62% of its 800,000 people

'Nomadland' wins best film at BAFTA...

'Nomadland' wins best film at BAFTA...

Showtime

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The academy also paid tribute to Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth’s husband, who died on Friday,...