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Indonesia readies more ICU units, examining...

Indonesia readies more ICU units

South-East Asia

Sun, Jul 25 2021

Indonesia has become Asia's Covid-19 epicentre with hospitals deluged, particularly on the densely...

Unicef: Over 71% of Lebanon's population...

Unicef: Over 71% of Lebanon's population...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The financial crisis in the country has translated into severe shortages of basic goods such as fuel...

125 dead as heavy rain triggers floods,...

Death toll from India floods rise to...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 24 2021

At least 42 people died after landslides flattened most homes in the Taliye village,  southeast...

From China to Germany, floods expose...

From China to Germany, floods expose...

World

Sat, Jul 24 2021

At least 56 people in the central Chinese province of Henan died so far

Philippines evacuates thousands as monsoon...

Monsoon rains in Philippines flood cities,...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Harsh weather has hit several parts of the world in recent weeks, bringing floods to China, India and...

SpaceX lands Nasa launch contract for...

SpaceX lands Nasa contract for mission...

Science

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The Europa Clipper mission is due for blastoff in 2024 on a Falcon Heavy rocket owned by Elon Musk's...

Blinken to visit India with vaccines,...

Blinken to visit India with vaccines,...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Washington sees India as helping in US efforts to stand up to China's increasingly assertive behaviour...

Fire department ends search of collapsed...

Search for bodies ends at Florida condo...

North America

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Confirmed death toll stands at 97, one still believed to be unaccounted for

Study: Sinopharm's Covid shot offers...

Sinopharm jab may offer elderlies poor...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The study has yet to be peer-reviewed

Biden authorizes $100 million in emergency...

Biden okays $100m emergency funds for...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 24 2021

US is preparing to begin evacuating thousands of Afghan applicants for special immigration visas

Pakistan seeks UN probe of India's use...

Pakistan seeks UN probe of India's use...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 23 2021

According to reports, the Pakistani leader's phone number was on a list of potential surveillance...

Bosnia's peace envoy imposes jail terms...

Bosnia's peace envoy imposes jail terms...

Europe

Fri, Jul 23 2021

In July 1995, Bosnian Serb forces seized the UN-protected enclave of Srebrenica and killed about 8,000...

Haiti's murdered president laid to rest...

Haiti's murdered president laid to rest...

North America

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Jovenel Moise was gunned down in his home in Port-au-Prince before dawn on July 7

112 dead in India as rains trigger floods,...

India floods, landslides kill 112

South-East Asia

Fri, Jul 23 2021

At least 38 people were killed in Taliye, when a landslide flattened most of the small village

Study: Spacing Pfizer Covid shots boosts...

Study: Spacing Pfizer jabs boosts antibody...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Following two vaccine doses, neutralizing antibody levels were twice as high after the longer dosing...

France's Macron changes phone in light...

France's Macron changes phone in light...

Europe

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Israeli maker NSO says improper use invites cut-offs

UK to launch daily Covid tests in food...

UK to launch daily Covid tests in food...

Europe

Fri, Jul 23 2021

The government said priority testing sites would be set up at the largest supermarket distribution centres...

Fighting in Ethiopia's Afar forces 54,000...

Fighting in Ethiopia's Afar forces 54,000...

Africa

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Tigrayan fighters, who want the Ethiopian government to accept their terms before talks on a ceasefire...

Mississippi asks US Supreme Court to...

Mississippi asks US SC to overturn abortion...

North America

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Mississippi is one of numerous Republican-governed states in recent years to have passed ever-more-restrictive...

As Taliban advances, Afghan military...

As Taliban advances, Afghan military...

North America

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Biden has promised to provide financial assistance to Afghan forces and to redouble diplomatic efforts...

Aussie PM sorry for Covid jab delays...

Aussie PM sorry for Covid jab...

World

Thu, Jul 22 2021

Australia has been administering less than 150,000 vaccines each day, well behind other developed...