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Myanmar protesters throw red paint in...

Myanmar protesters throw red paint in...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 14 2021

A local monitoring group has verified at least 714 civilian deaths but warns the toll is likely to be...

A 'starter kit' for supermassive black...

A 'starter kit' for supermassive black...

World

Tue, Mar 30 2021

A black hole is a celestial object that compresses a huge mass into an extremely small space

Israel unearths fragments of 2000-year-old...

Israel unearths fragments of 2000-year-old...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 17 2021

The Cave of Horrors took its name from the numerous skeletons found inside it and the treacherous terrain...

Yemen's Houthis in new push to capture...

Yemen's Houthis in new push to capture...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 8 2021

The Houthis have since 2014 held the capital Sanaa which lies just 120km away and are mounting a fierce...

UN Security Council searches for unity...

China, Russia delay UNSC move on Myanmar...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 3 2021

During the Rohingya crisis in 2017, China had also thwarted the council's initiatives to meet on...

WHO: Time to team up and tackle Long...

WHO: Time to team up and tackle Long...

World

Tue, Feb 2 2021

Little is known about why some people, after coming through the acute phase of Covid-19, struggle to...

World's oldest known cave painting found...

Oldest cave art found in Indonesia

World

Thu, Jan 14 2021

The finding described in the journal Science Advances provides the earliest evidence of human settlement...

From macaques to crabs, wildlife faces...

Wildlife faces threat from face...

World

Tue, Jan 12 2021

More than 1.5 billion masks made their way into the world's oceans last year

At least 25 killed in east DR Congo,...

At least 25 killed in east DR

World

Fri, Jan 1 2021

The ADF is blamed for the deaths of around 800 civilians over the past year in North Kivu province

Between Brexit and Covid-19, UK togetherness...

Between Brexit and Covid-19, UK togetherness...

Europe

Mon, Dec 21 2020

Britain’s departure from the European Union has largely remained on the back burner during the...

Germany sees record death toll on first...

Germany sees record death toll on first...

Europe

Wed, Dec 16 2020

Germany coped relatively well with the first wave but has been unable to stop the spread of a resurgent...

China to open giant telescope to international...

China to open giant telescope to international...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope (Fast) -- the only significant instrument of its...

Sri Lanka rescues 120 whales after country's...

Sri Lanka rescues 120 whales after mass...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 3 2020

The last mass beaching in Sri Lanka was in June 2017 when 20 pilot whales were stranded at a beach in...

Covid-19: Infections surge in...

Covid-19: Infections surge in...

Europe

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Once again, the increase is most marked in Europe which recorded 28% more than the previous seven-day...

Zidane not considering Bale exit on...

Zidane not considering Bale exit on...

Football

Fri, Jan 31 2020

Bale came close to joining Chinese Super League side Jiangsu Suning last summer and English newspaper...