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Analysis: A regime by any other...

A regime by any other name

South Asia

Sat, Sep 18 2021

Imagine you turn on the news to the spokesperson of the latest newly-formed government in the world....

Global Covid-19 cases top 225...

Global Covid cases top 225 million

World

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Over 4.6 million people have so far lost their lives due to the deadly virus

Covid-19 vaccine creator says mass boosters...

Covid vaccine creator says mass boosters...

Coronavirus

Fri, Sep 10 2021

While the elderly and those who are immune-compromised may need boosters, the standard two-dose regimen...

Global Covid cases top 215 million

Global Covid cases top 215 million

World

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Significant rise in infections among unvaccinated people 

Sources: G7 leaders plan to pledge unity...

G7 leaders plan to pledge unity on Taliban...

World

Tue, Aug 24 2021

US allies still smarting from Washington's delays in outreach after Kabul fell on August 15

Aga Khan Schools to become Aga Khan...

Aga Khan Schools to become Aga Khan...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 21 2021

Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) builds on over three decades of excellence in education in...

US leads 65 nations in urging Taliban...

US, allies urge Taliban to let Afghans...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 16 2021

‘The US joins the international community in affirming that Afghans and international citizens...

Adidas ends Reebok era with $2.5 billion...

Adidas sells Reebok for $2.5b

World

Sat, Aug 14 2021

Reebok to keep its headquarters in Boston and continue operations in North and Latin America, Asia-Pacific,...

Climate-vulnerable island nations call...

Climate-vulnerable island nations call...

World

Tue, Aug 10 2021

The UN's IPCC report said the world is on course to reach the 1.5°C threshold around 2030, a...

UK COP26 chief: Rich nations must consign...

'Rich nations must consign coal power...

World

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Britain is to host the next UN climate conference, called COP26, in November in Glasgow, Scotland

Global Covid cases top 190 million

Global Covid cases top 190 million

World

Mon, Jul 19 2021

As many as 3,619,944,135 vaccine jabs administered worldwide so far

Unicef, Unesco: Reopening of schools...

Unicef: Reopening of schools cannot...

Education

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Educational institutions in Bangladesh have remained shut since March 16 last year due to Covid-19

World Food Safety Day observed

World Food Safety Day observed

World

Mon, Jun 7 2021

Advocacy and research organization PROGGA (Knowledge for Progress) urged to immediately finalize and...

Indian data hints at runaway virus spread...

India reports record 4,529 daily Covid-19...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 19 2021

Since the start of April, the number of cases has doubled and more than 100,000 people have died

Delayed second Pfizer Covid-19 shot...

Delayed 2nd Pfizer shot produces more...

World

Fri, May 14 2021

T cell responses higher with shorter gap, study finds

Report: World to spend $157 billion...

‘Covid-19 jabs to cost $157bn over next...

World

Thu, Apr 29 2021

First wave of inoculations expected to reach about 70% of world's population by end of 2022

Study: Glacier melt is speeding up,...

Study: Glacier melt is speeding up,...

World

Thu, Apr 29 2021

Glaciers -- vast bodies of frozen water that sit above ground -- have been melting fast since the middle...

Study: Sea bed dredging emits as much...

Study: Sea bed dredging emits as much...

World

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Authors of the study said that protecting specific areas where bottom trawling is prolific could save...

WHO: Vaccine hoarding threatens global...

WHO: Vaccine hoarding threatens global...

World

Tue, Feb 23 2021

Covax is working to ensure equitable distribution of vaccines, diagnostics, and therapeutics to put an...

Nasa wants to fly a helicopter on Mars...

Nasa wants to fly a helicopter on...

World

Tue, Feb 16 2021

Transported aboard the Mars 2020 spacecraft that arrives at the Red Planet on Thursday, the small Ingenuity...

Decade of coups around the world

Decade of coups around the world

World

Mon, Feb 1 2021

On Monday, Myanmar's military seized power in a coup against Aung San Suu Kyi