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Bear sightings in Japan hit five-year high

Bear sightings in Japan hit five-year high

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 26: Japanese government officials have convened an emergency meeting after the number of bear sightings across the...

Plan to help workers with infertility treatment

Plan to help workers with infertility treatment

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 26: Japanese government officials are planning to draw up measures by the end of this year to...

Chinese Communist Party to set long-term goals

Chinese Communist Party to set long-term goals

Beijing (China), Oct 26: The Chinese Communist Party is holding a meeting to discuss a new economic plan and a...

S. Korea, U.S., Japan hold 2nd trilateral talks on women's empowerment

S. Korea, U.S., Japan hold 2nd trilateral talks...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: South Korea, the United States and Japan held their second trilateral conference on women's empowerment...

FM sees 'problem' with ambassador's remarks about alliance with U.S.

FM sees 'problem' with ambassador's remarks about alliance...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said Monday she sees a "problem" with recent remarks by the...

Defense ministry reviewing possible provision of intelligence on slain official to U.N.

Defense ministry reviewing possible provision of intelligence on...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: South Korea is considering providing the United Nations with military intelligence collected in the course...

Gov't to remove phone numbers from visitor registrations to protect personal info

Gov't to remove phone numbers from visitor registrations...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: The government is looking to exclude mobile phone numbers from handwritten visitor registrations, introduced to...

First group of conscientious objectors begins 36-month alternative military service

First group of conscientious objectors begins 36-month alternative...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 26: Dozens of conscientious objectors entered a training camp for alternative military service Monday, marking the...

Lobster farming in pond becomes boon for a youth in Jhenaidah

Lobster farming in pond becomes boon for a...

Jhenaidah (Bangladesh), Oct 26: Lobster farming in a pond has become lucrative to a youth in Jhenaidah's Kaliganj upazila who...

Trump, Biden camps hit key states as polls near

Trump, Biden camps hit key states as polls...

Washington (US), Oct 26: US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden's running mate, Kamala Harris, have campaigned in...

Kuwait refuses to renew expired visas for 200 Egyptian teachers

Kuwait refuses to renew expired visas for 200...

Dubai (UAE) Oct 26: Kuwait's Ministry of Education has refused to renew the residency of 200 Egyptian teachers whose visas...

WHO Director-General expresses gratitude to Mohamed bin Zayed's efforts to fight polio

WHO Director-General expresses gratitude to Mohamed bin Zayed's...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 26: The Director-General of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Adhanom, has commended His Highness Sheikh Mohamed...

UAE reports 1,359 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

UAE reports 1,359 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 26: The UAE has confirmed 1,359 new cases of COVID-19, taking the overall tally in the...

Hackers use a fake version of Netflix in Arabic for phishing attacks

Hackers use a fake version of Netflix in...

Dubai (UAE) Oct 26: Researchers at Kaspersky Cyber Security Solutions have recently discovered a group of phishing attacks that exploit...

Human trials for Israeli coronavirus vaccine to begin November 1

Human trials for Israeli coronavirus vaccine to begin...

Jerusalem (Israel) Oct 26: The Defense Ministry on Sunday announced that the first human trials of its coronavirus vaccine will...

Passengers 'strip searched' after baby found at Doha airport

Passengers 'strip searched' after baby found at Doha...

Doha (Qatar) Oct 26: More than a dozen female passengers were subjected to "invasive" and "humiliating" internal exams in Qatar...

Israir under negotiations for purchase by UAE-based NY Koen Group

Israir under negotiations for purchase by UAE-based NY...

Jerusalem (Israel) Oct 26: The United Arab Emirates based company NY Koen Group has announced that negotiations for purchase have...

Minister hints at new strategy for dealing with PDM protests

Minister hints at new strategy for dealing with...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 26: Taking serious notice of the use of Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) platform for raising the slogan...

Three killed in motorbike blast in Quetta

Three killed in motorbike blast in Quetta

Quetta (Pakistan) Oct 26: Three people were killed and over a dozen others injured in a bomb blast in...

10 streets in Islamabad sealed after Covid-19 cases emerge

10 streets in Islamabad sealed after Covid-19 cases...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 26: The capital administration has sealed 10 streets in seven residential sectors after another 157 cases of...

Pompeo, Esper to arrive in India today for 2+2 Ministerial dialogue

Pompeo, Esper to arrive in India today for...

New Delhi [India], October 26 (ANI): US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and Secretary of Defence Mark Esper will arrive...

NYPD officer suspended for 30 days without pay for saying 'Trump 2020'

NYPD officer suspended for 30 days without pay...

New York [US], October 26 (ANI/Sputnik): A New York police officer has been suspended for a month without pay for...

Global COVID-19 cases near 43 million

Global COVID-19 cases near 43 million

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): The coronavirus cases worldwide have neared the 43 million cases mark, as per the latest...

Biden calls Russia 'biggest threat' to America

Biden calls Russia 'biggest threat' to America

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Donald Trump's Democratic challenger Joe Biden says he thinks the biggest security threat...

UN chief welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan agreement on ceasefire

UN chief welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan agreement on ceasefire

New York [US], October 26 (ANI/Xinhua): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the joint statement on Sunday by the United States,...

Pre-election voting in US surpasses 2016 early ballots

Pre-election voting in US surpasses 2016 early ballots

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): The numbers for the pre-election voting in the presidential election in the US have surpassed...

Singapore targets more FTAs to help economy recover from COVID

Singapore targets more FTAs to help economy recover...

Singapore, October 26 (ANI): Singapore must continue with its strategy of global integration underpinned by free trade agreements (FTAs) and...