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Nearly 300,000 excess deaths in 2020...

300,000 excess US deaths since...

North America

Wed, Oct 21 2020

While the highest number of excess deaths (94,646) was registered among those aged 75–84, the group...

Parents can't be found for 545 children...

Parents of 545 US migrant children remain...

North America

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Under the zero tolerance program, the US began separating children from their parents in May 2018, prompting...

Google's war on all fronts over media,...

Google faces a growing list of...

North America

Wed, Oct 21 2020

US authorities have had the digital giant in their sights for years, and now accuse it of breaching competition...

US to sue Google in biggest antitrust...

US to sue Google

North America

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The Justice Department suit will accuse the California tech giant of illegal monopoly behaviour to preserve...

Israel says UAE visit making history,...

Israel says UAE visit making...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Four agreements were signed between the parties, relating to investment, scientific cooperation, civil...

Eyeing China, Australia joins quad drill...

Australia joins quad drill with US,...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The naval drill would take place in the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal, which has been a hotspot for...

As US battles Covid-19, flu shot misinfo...

As US battles Covid-19, flu shot misinfo...

North America

Sat, Oct 17 2020

One false claim circulating on Facebook and Instagram said a flu shot would raise the probability of...

US hoping for 2 Covid-19 vaccines by...

US hoping for 2 Covid-19 vaccines

North America

Sat, Oct 17 2020

The USA is the worst-hit country in the world with more than eight million Covid-19 cases and 218,000...

Infographic: White House moving forward...

Infographic: White House moving forward...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The White House is pushing ahead with a raft of arms sales to Taiwan, in a move likely to anger China....

US Covid-19 cases surpass 8m as infections...

US Covid-19 cases surpass 8m

North America

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Since the pandemic started, over 217,000 people have died in the United States

Israeli parliament backs UAE normalization...

Israeli parliament backs UAE deal

Middle East

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Meanwhile, US secretary of state Mike Pompeo urged Saudi Arabia to consider normalization process with...

US destroyer sails through Taiwan Strait,...

US destroyer sails through Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Washington ended its diplomatic relations with Taipei in 1979 to improve ties with China, but the US...

In India, top US diplomat calls China...

Top US diplomat calls China elephant...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 13 2020

Biegun’s New Delhi visit follows a recent flareup in military tensions between China and India...

China warns Asian countries to be vigilant...

China warns Asian countries over US...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 13 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has previously said Washington wants a ‘free and open’...

White House moves forward on three arms...

White House to sale three arms to...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 13 2020

The USA is required by law to provide Taiwan with the means to defend itself, but it has not made clear...

Siddikur wants quality training in...

Siddikur wants quality training

Sports

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Siddikur has been passing idle time in the last few months as one Asian Tour event after another got...

Hurricane Delta roars ashore on US southern...

Hurricane Delta roars ashore on US southern...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

In Lake Charles, a city in southwest Louisiana that was hit hard by Hurricane Laura on August 20, the...

US Covid-19 cases hit two-month high,...

US Covid-19 cases hit two-month...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Amid the resurgence in cases across the nation, President Donald Trump is set to resume his re-election...

Infographic: Record number of climate...

Infographic: Record number of climate...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Emboldened by the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Hurricane Delta is steaming into Louisiana –...

US, AstraZeneca strike deal for Covid-19...

US, AstraZeneca strike deal for Covid-19...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The treatment has come under the spotlight after Trump was treated with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals'...

Trump steel tariffs bring job losses...

Trump steel tariffs bring job losses...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

He also promised to boost steel demand through major investments in roads, bridges and other...